1950 - 2015
Craig McNeill, 65, of Holliday, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 29, in Wichita Falls.
Services were held Saturday at the Harvest Christian Fellowship with Rev. Sonny Smart officiating. Burial was held in the Masonic Cemetery under the direction of Archer Funeral Home, Seymour.
Craig was born Nov. 7, 1950, in Seymour to Edwin and Marguerite Hart McNeill. He was a 1969 graduate of Seymour High School and received a bachelor’s degree in business from Texas Tech University in 1973. He worked for T.I., was a landsman for Texaco, owned a retail store in Seymour, worked as an adjuster for Allstate and was a probation officer for Baylor County. He married Josette Chavis on Dec. 31, 2013, in Wichita Falls. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends and serving as a volunteer firefighter in Seymour.
Survivors include his wife, Josette McNeill of Holliday; two sons, Aaron McNeill of Wichita Falls and Blake McNeill of Seymour; a daughter, Monica Miller of Abilene; three stepsons, Anthony and Timothy Lyles, both of Iowa Park and Brayden Lyles of Holliday; two sisters, Cindy Tate of College Station and Melody Dean of Bellevue; and five grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the Seymour Volunteer Fire Department.