Allan Neely

11/22/2013

JOHNSON CITY — Allan Bakewell Neely Jr., 93, of Lakin, died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, at High Plains Retirement Village in Lakin.

JOHNSON CITY — Allan Bakewell Neely Jr., 93, of Lakin, died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, at High Plains Retirement Village in Lakin.

He was born Aug. 4, 1920, in Salina, to Allan Bakewell Sr. and Sophia Johnson Neely. He graduated from high school in Minneapolis.

A former resident of Big Bow, Stanton County and Garden City, Mr. Neely had worked for several companies. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.

On Jan. 25, 1944, he married Juanita May Nicholas in College Station, Texas. She died in 1998. He also was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Maylon Kay Neely; and a brother, Thomas Neely.

Survivors include a daughter, Norma Jean Nichols of Holcomb; two sons, Marlon Ray Neely of Littleton, Colo., and Lowell Dean Neely of Pearland, Texas; seven grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Garnand Funeral Home Chapel in Johnson City. Burial will follow at Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson City.

Visitation hours are 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Senior Center of Finney County, in care of the funeral home, Box 715, Johnson City, KS 67855.

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