Obituary: Roger Dale Neeley

July 14, 1949 -February 28, 2020

Roger Dale Neeley (Dale to his friends, which were most who knew him), 71, of Brooksville FL, formerly of Bedford Indiana, died at 9:04 a.m. on February 28th in his Florida home.

He was born July 14, 1948, in Jonesville, VA to Benjamin and Mabel (Roop) Neeley. He married Rita Deloris Sheeks on March 2, 1968, and she survives.

Other survivors include two sons: Brian Dale Neeley of Bedford and Jason Scott Neeley of Spring Hill, Florida; two brothers: Ben Neeley and Wendell Merle Neeley; three sisters, Carolyn Fortner, Diana Hall, and Kim Bertolino, all of Bedford, and one grandson, Noah Benjamin Neeley of Bloomfield.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Kelli Denise Neeley.

Dale was a devoted family man and cherished his family above all else. His other passions included hunting, fishing, gardening, woodworking, and travel.

A memorial service will be held at Cresthaven Memory Gardens at 2 p.m. on March 3, 2020.

Cresthaven Funeral Home is in charge of arrangments.