Shirley Ward Neatherly, age 71, of Jonesborough, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, March 7, 2016. She was born on March 7, 1945 to the late Robert and Bonnie Potter Ward. In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by her husband Harold Neatherly; a son, Sidney Neatherly and brother, Robert Ward.
Shirley was a very sweet, kind hearted and gentle person. She loved her family most of all and will truly be missed.
She loved her Lord and Savior. Shirley was a member of Dyson Grove Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughters: Amy Laws and Lisa Mann and husband Steve; son, Danny Neatherly; sisters: Gladys Riddick and husband Keith, Gay Lambert and husband Roger, Kathy Morefield and husband Billy; brother, Tracy Ward and wife Sandy; grandchildren: Dana Laws, Ricky Laws, Adam Laws, Daniel Neatherly; great grandchildren: Leslie Greene and Harlyn Skye Laws; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Friday, March 11, 2016 at the Mountain City Funeral Home with Pastor Billy Morefield officiating. Graveside Service and Interment will follow at the Dyson Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Daniel Neatherly, Ricky Laws, Adam Laws, Roger Lambert and Steve Mann. Honorary pallbearers are Tracy Ward and Clark Ward. The family will receive friends from 2-3:00 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mountaincityfh.com
The family of Shirley Ward Neatherly has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 South Church St., Mountain City, TN 37683.