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Ronald “Ronnie” Dail Nealey: Whiteville

1953 – 2018

     Ronald “Ronnie” Dail Nealey of Whiteville, died Tuesday, April 17, in the New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.  He was 65.

Born March 27, 1953 in Columbus County, he was the son of the late Joe Garland Nealey and Clara Lovette Nealey.

     He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Beck Nealey of Whiteville; one son, Dustin Dail Nealey and wife Amber of Nakina; one daughter, Amy Wainwright of Wilmington; three sisters, Annie Lee Russell of Hallsboro, Betty Smith of Whiteville, Kathy Cox of Tabor City; two brothers, Bennie Nealey of Clarendon, Billy Nealey of Tabor City; and six grandchildren, Adelyn Brynn Nealey, Brantley Dail Nealey, Bentson Ford Spaulding, Paxton Layten Spaulding, Hendrix Steele Wainwright, and MaggieDail Nealey.

     Visitation was planned from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 19, in Sweet Home Baptist Church, Clarendon.

     Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. Friday, April 20, in Sweet Home Baptist Church, burial following in Wright Cemetery on Minos Meares Road, Tabor City.

     A guest register is available here.