James Monroe Sneed, Jr., 79, of Gurley, passed away Monday.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and retired after 21 years of service as a Master Sergeant.
He was preceded in death by father, James M Sneed, Sr., son, Lee Sneed, great-grandson, Billy Welbourne, IV.
Surviving are wife of 59 years, Emma B. Sneed, mother, Margie Sneed, daughter, Judy Welbourne, son, John (Cynthia) Sneed, son, Terry Sneed, sister, Audrey (Bill) Higgins, brother, David (Ann) Sneed, grandchildren, Billy Welbourne, III, Chris Welbourne, Daniel Sneed, Lauraetta Sneed, and Stephanie Davis, six great grandchildren, and several nieces & nephews.
Visitation will be Thursday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will follow at 1:00 pm with Rev. Cody Gilliam officiating.
Interment will be in the Sneed Cemetery.