John  Neece

Obituary of John Neece

John Carroll Neece, 66, of Princeton, KY (formerly of Greene County) died on Tuesday August 15, 2017 at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, KY.
 Born in White Hall on Nov. 16, 1950, he was the son of John M. Neece of White Hall and the late Jane Newberry Neece.
He married Adrianna Dyer on June 16, 2007 in White Hall and she survives.  Also surviving are his daughter: Natalie (husband Matthew) McCoy of Indianapolis, IN, 2 step-sons: Adrian Kirk of Kentucky, Jason Kirk of Kentucky, Ann Heskett of Michigan, Eric Armacost of Indiana, Andrew Armacost of Virginia, 14 grandchildren and two brothers: Eric N. (wife Barbara) Neece of Roodhouse and Zachary S. (wife Linda) Neece of Gainesville, FL.
John was a member of the Central Christian Church of Indianapolis.  He was Chaplain at the Kentucky State Penitentiary in Eddyville, KY for the past 5 years and prior to that he had served in the same capacity in the Indiana State Corrections System for 15 years.  To start his work for the lord, he was Pastor at West Park Christian Church in Indianapolis for many years.  Also he was a Counselor at the JACOA Center in Jacksonville, IL for several years.  John was a member of the White Hall Masonic Lodge #80, and the Answar Shrine Club.   He enjoyed gardening and music.  He loved the St. Louis Cardinals and he loved the Church and working with the youth.  John loved to help and volunteered for many organizations including Habitat for Humanity.
Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday August 19, 2017 at the White Hall First Christian Church.   Burial will be in the White Hall Cemetery.   Friends may call at the Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White Hall on Friday August 18, 2017 from 4-7 P.M.  Memorials may be made to: Shriners Hospital for Children in St. Louis, MO.
Condolences may be left online at: www.airsman-hires.com.