Shirley Joann McNeely of Tahoka passed away on Monday, March 11, 2013 at the age of 71. She was born April 19, 1941 in Westpoint, TX to George and Pearl (Starnes) Key. Joann graduated from Whitharral High School. She married Dwayne McNeely on September 1, 1961. She was a member of Sweet Street Baptist Church.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband Dwayne of Tahoka; two daughters, Melanie and husband Brad Haefli of Arlington and Monica and husband Ryan Gass of O'Donnell; two brothers, George Key of Iowa Park, TX and Billy Ray Key of Ropesville, TX; sister, Dot Craig of Tahoka; four grandchildren, Neil Haefli, Spencer Haefli, Daniel Haefli and Taylor Gass.
Joann was preceded in death by her parents, George and Pearl Key.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Combest Family Funeral Homes. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013 at Sweet Street Baptist Church. Interment will be at Nevels Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a charity of your choice or to the National Parkinson Foundation Gift Processing Center PO Box 5018 Hagerstown, MD 21741-501.