Biography of

Mary Virginia Beard McNeel

 

Born 19 Aug 1871
Died 27 Aug 1955
Married Samuel Ellis McNeel, 30 Dec 1890; b 09 Feb 1865; d 10 Aug 1924
 

Remembered as a fine lady who did well her part, a daughter, wife and mother; as friend and neighbor, citizen and Christian.  Give her the fruits of her hands and let her works praise her in the gates

 

Children Born
Jacob Moffet McNeel 30 Oct 1892
Lida Wallace McNeel 09 Jun 1894
Nannie Beard McNeel 09 Feb 1897
? McNeel 20 Apr 1899
Willie McNeel 20 Apr 1900
Harry McNeel 19 Aug 1908
 

References

Obituary : Mrs. Mary Beard McNeel , aged 84 years, of Hillsboro, died early Saturday morning, August 27, 1955, after many weeks of illness.   On Sunday afternoon her body was laid to rest in the McNeel Cemetery.   The funeral was held from Oak Grove Church by her pastor, Rev. Collier Harvey.  The deceased was the widow of the late Samuel E. McNeel who preceded her a number of years since.  Their children are J. Moffett McNeel and Mrs. Lida NcNeel Bartholomew.   Mrs. McNeel was the daughter of the late Jacob Moffet and Nannie Crouch Beard of Beard.  The only remaining member of her family is Mrs. Grace Beard Irvine, of Hillsboro.  Thus is noted the passing of a fine lady who did well her part, a daughter, wife and mother; as friend and neighbor, citizen and Christian.  Give her the fruits of her hands and let her works praise her in the gates.

Death Record : Samuel Ellis McNeel 1924