Jacob Guy McNeely
Jacob Guy McNeely, age 23, of Nevada, MO, passed away, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017.
Jacob was born Jan. 18, 1994, in Liberty, the son of Timothy Craig and Sharon Jeanette (Cramer) McNeely. He graduated from Lathrop High School in Lathrop and enlisted in the US Army. Jacob served his country as a combat medic at Ft. Stewart Army Base in GA. He also participated in the training of West Point Cadets at West Point, NY.
Jacob moved to Nevada a year ago and has worked for the 3-M Corporation since. He will be remembered as being very family oriented. He adored his nephew Cy and loved spending time with him. Jacob was very organized; he enjoyed cooking, eating, watching movies, and playing video games.
He is survived by his parents, Craig and Sharon McNeely of Cowgill; brother, Justin McNeely (Jaynee) of Nevada; Brittany McNeely of Kansas City; maternal grandparents, Roger and Pat Cramer of Cowgill; paternal grandparents, Maurice and Nancy McNeely of Pattonsburg; nephew, Cy Xavier McNeely of Nevada; his military family at Ft. Stewart, and special friends.
A Mass of Christian burial was held on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Nevada with Rev. Peter Savage officiating. Interment was on Saturday, Sept. 2, at Cowgill Cemetery in Cowgill. Memorials are suggested to the Jacob McNeely Veterans Memorial Fund in c/o Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. You may view the obituary and send condolences on line at www.ferryfuneralhome.com.