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Horace Donald Neese


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • May. 10, 2021 - 12:49 PM

Horace Donald Neese

The Newnan Times-Herald

Horace Donald Neese, age 89, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours on Sunday, May 9, 2021.

He was born on December 6, 1931 in Newnan, GA to the late James Russell Neese and Gertie Hanson Neese.

Along with his parents, Donald as he was known by friends and family, is preceded in death by his wife, Christine Boyd Neese; daughter, Ann Neese McCannon; brothers, J.R. Neese, James Neese, Charlie Neese and sister, Shirley Neese Jones.

Donald is survived his sons, Robert Mote and Debra, Curtis Mote and his wife Pat; grandchildren, Shannon Cochran, Scott Mote, Tara Williams, Shane Williams, Chris Freeman; 15 great grandchildren, 1 great great-grandchild; brothers, Gene (Frances) Neese of Newnan, Fred (Pat) Neese of Carrollton; sister, Gail Neese Rai of Pine Mountain. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

The service celebrating the life Donald lived is Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson Street, in Newnan with Pastor Jeff Smith officiating. Burial will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will greet friends on Tuesday from 12 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.mckoon.com.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory 770-253-4580