Julie "Curley" Lovett McNeese, 54, resident of Glencoe Drive in Culleoka, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center.
Born on Jan. 31, 1957, in Giles County, she was the daughter of the late David and Margaret Bowen Lovett. Julie was the wife of Percy McNeese for 35 years. She worked on the assembly line at Teledyne Technology. Julie loved fishing with her loving husband and going to yard sales, gardening and cooking. Her pastime was playing her computer games and she loved her special miniature dachshund Lily.
In addition to her husband, Julie is survived by two daughters, Teresa (Robby) Ridenour and Cynthia (Joshua) Snow, both of Columbia; seven sisters, Barbara (Floyd) Pratt of Pulaski, Mary (Bobby) Street of Columbia, Judy (Charles) LeMay of Nashville, Imogene Uselton of Town Creek, Ala., Liz (Randy) Fitzgerald of Shepherdsville, Ky., Pamela (David) Campbell, and Melissa Gibson of Columbia; grandchildren, Brandon Ridenour, Caitlyn Ridenour, Morgan Snow, Brittany Welch, and Jonathan Malugin II; and a great-granddaughter, Tiffany Welch.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Becky Malugin, and a granddaughter, Tiffany Bowman.
Funeral services for Mrs. McNeese were conducted Monday, June 6, in the chapel of Williams Funeral Home in Columbia with Rick Points officiating. Interment followed at Friendship Cemetery in Culleoka.
Pallbearers were Raymond Osborne, Chris Osborne, Chris McNeese, Richie Marshall, Bud McNeese, Brian McNeese, and Shay Welch.
Honorary pallbearers were Steve Hargrove, Joe Burns, Brenda Burns, Lois "Shorty" McNeese, Hazel Davidson, Wayne and Clara Lash, Rex Lash, Rick Luttrell, Tony McNeese, Keith Uselton, and Linda Joyce.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Maury County Unit, P.O.Box 1864, Columbia, TN 38402.