OBITUARY

Marie Tillman Neel

July 8, 1964March 30, 2019

Marie Tillman Neel, 54, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2019.

A Celebration of her Life will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday at First Presbyterian Church. Burial will be private for family only in Riverside Cemetery. Rev. Jim Shipley will officiate. The family will greet friends following the service and asks in lieu of flowers donations be made to Crime Stoppers, 300 Mulberry Street #203, Macon 31201.

Marie was born in Macon the daughter of the late Marie Butler Neel and Joseph N. Neel, III. She was a graduate of Valdosta State College and was previously employed by The Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Atlanta and Knoxville, the Red Cross, and Goodwill Industries. Marie was a member of First Presbyterian Church, the Canterbury Sunday School Class, Rotary Club, and Crime Stoppers.

Marie is survived by her brothers, Roland H. Neel, II (Kay) of Macon; Joseph N. Neel, IV (Susie) of Dunwoody; niece and nephews, Roland H. Neel, III, Kaitlyn Marie Neel, Joseph N. Neel, V, and Reid Key Neel; half-brother, Joseph N. Bell (Vicky); half-sister, Tricia Bell Walters and her children, Kellan and McKena Walters

Visit www.snowscs.com to express tributes. Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Cherry Street, has charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Marie is survived by her brothers, Roland H. Neel, II (Kay) of Macon; Joseph N. Neel, IV (Susie) of Dunwoody; niece and nephews, Roland H. Neel, III, Kaitlyn Marie Neel, Joseph N. Neel, V, and Reid Key Neel; half-brother, Joseph N. Bell (Vicky); half-sister, Tricia Bell Walters and her children, Kellan and McKena Walters
  • DONATIONS

  • Crime Stoppers

Services

  • Celebration of Life Thursday, April 4, 2019
  • Visitation - Following the Service Thursday, April 4, 2019
REMEMBERING

Marie Tillman Neel

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Vicki Forehand Mills

April 3, 2019

Rest easy my friend. Thank you for all the special memories. We've laughed and cried and even cursed a few in our days together. You loved hard and unconditionally. I am thankful for the friendship and support you showed me through our many years of friendship. Believe it or not, I'm at a loss for words. Love you always,

Al Baggarly

April 3, 2019

Sorry for your loss. Marie was in my Rotary Club were we visited often. She will be missed.

Edwina Barnes

April 1, 2019

Roland, Ed and I are so sorry to learn of Marie’s passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Love,
Edwina

Martha Blue

April 1, 2019

Rest In Peace my friend

Lisa J Cannon

April 1, 2019

A beautiful soul indeed. May you rest in peace.

Laine Lasseter

April 1, 2019

Beautiful Soul .... worked with sweet Marie on many volunteer assignments. She will be greatly missed. Rest In Peace dear friend.

felicia moore

April 1, 2019

It was great knowing you at work. We would have conversations about anything and ask you doing or how is my kids if she didn't see My daughter at work. Im going to miss talking to you at work chapel and on break about what good to eat for lunch

Renee' Bumpus

March 31, 2019

You will be missed dearly. I had the opportunity to be with you at the American Heart Association Luncheon, we laughed and shared pictures
I'm saddened to hear. Rest on my friend!

Verda Colvin

March 31, 2019

Marie had the biggest heart and she was a true giver. It is said that how you live your life is the legacy you leave behind. Marie’s legacy is one of genuine love and concern for all regardless of who they were or what they had.

She will be sorely missed by all, especially me.

Judge Verda M. Colvin

Susan Liedle

March 31, 2019

I am in shock to hear of your passing. I’m so grateful you stopped by a couple of weeks ago and I was able to give you a hug. Marie, you will be missed by many. Your family and friends are in my thoughts and prayers.

FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Marie Tillman Neel, 54, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2019.

A Celebration of her Life will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday at First Presbyterian Church. Burial will be private for family only in Riverside Cemetery. Rev. Jim Shipley will officiate. The family will greet friends following the service and asks in lieu of flowers donations be made to Crime Stoppers, 300 Mulberry Street #203, Macon 31201.

Marie was born in Macon the daughter of the late Marie Butler Neel and Joseph N. Neel, III. She was a graduate of Valdosta State College and was previously employed by The Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Atlanta and Knoxville, the Red Cross, and Goodwill Industries. Marie was a member of First Presbyterian Church, the Canterbury Sunday School Class, Rotary Club, and Crime Stoppers.

Marie is survived by her brothers, Roland H. Neel, II (Kay) of Macon; Joseph N. Neel, IV (Susie) of Dunwoody; niece and nephews, Roland H. Neel, III, Kaitlyn Marie Neel, Joseph N. Neel, V, and Reid Key Neel; half-brother, Joseph N. Bell (Vicky); half-sister, Tricia Bell Walters and her children, Kellan and McKena Walters

Visit www.snowscs.com to express tributes.
Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Cherry Street, has charge of arrangements.