Sylvia Gray Sargent Neece
Sylvia Gray Sargent Neece age 82 of Pomeroy Ohio went home to be with the Lord surrounded by her family on February 12th 2017.
She was born on June 26, 1934 in Kistler WV . Daughter of the late Christopher Sargent and Minnie Sargent. She was a loving devoted wife ,mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a long time member of Silver Memorial Freewill Baptist Church.
She enjoyed being a cook for Meigs local schools for 23 years. Upon retiring she found great joy in being a caregiver for her grandchildren and her parents.
She began her service to the lord when she was 15 as the church clerk. She held many positions as she remained faithful until illness prevented her from attending. Her favorites being the youth leader and singing in the choir.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years Charles Neece of Pomeroy, children Charles (Barb) Neece of Langsville Oh Chris (Terry) Neece of Pomeroy Oh, Diana (Jim ) Smith of Racine Oh, Deena (Gary) Goodnough of Lexington NC, and Rhonda (Burit) Craven of Seagrove NC, 10 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, Her loving sisters Yvonne Dean of Kistler WV, Phyllis Drehel of Middleport Oh and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceeded in death by her father Christopher Sargent ,mother Minnie Sargent, and brother Donald Sargent; her mother in law and father in law Charles and Gertrude Neece.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday Feb,15th 2017 at 11:00 am with Pastor Chris "Buster" Neece at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral home in Pomeroy Ohio burial will follow at Bradford Cemetary. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday Feb 14th 2017 from 5-8:00 pm.
A registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com
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