Obituary: Mary Frances Neill

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Mary Frances Neill, 70, of Holly Springs, Miss., formerly of the Caney Spring Community of Marshall County, died Friday, March 5, 2010, in Southhaven, Miss.

Mrs. Neill was born in Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a retired registered nurse. Mrs. Neill was a member of Middlesettlement United Methodist Church and was a former member of Caney Spring and Berea United Methodist Churches, both in Marshall County.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward "Ned" and Lenis Pearl Derryberry Walker.

She is survived by her husband, Oscar Neill of Holly Springs; daughters, Amanda (Paul) Mink of Crofton, Md., Amelia (Deron) Myers of Collierville, and Alana Neill of Nashville; sister, Patsy Taylor of Grants, N.M.; brother, Johnny (Kristy) Walker of Maryville; and two grandchildren, Nathan Allen Myers and Benjamin Caleb Myers.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, March 8, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Clay Derryberry officiating, followed by burial in Allen Cemetery in the Caney Spring Community.