Beverly Jane Turbyfill Neeley passed on to be with the Lord in the early hours of Saturday, September 12, 2015. She was born in Columbia on Oct. 17, 1957 the second youngest of eight children to the late Jack Arthur Turbyfill and Mildred Ruth Roberts Turbyfill.
Beverly was a graduate of Spring Valley High School and was married to Roy Eugene Neeley of Columbia in 1974. She went on to have two sons, Brian J.E. Neeley and Jason C.T. Neeley, both of Columbia. Beverly was a dedicated mother and wife whose sole dedication was to care for her family. She owned and operated a residential cleaning company and went on earn accreditations in caring for the elderly in their times of need and illness. She most enjoyed time with her family and gardening but most of all time and activities with her two grandchildren.
Beverly was diagnosed with stage IV Inflammatory Breast Cancer in 2013 whereafter she continued to live her life while courageously battling her illness. She died peacefully at home in her bed surrounded by her loved ones.
Beverly is survived by her son, Brian J.E. Neeley and his wife, Elizabeth W. Neeley of Columbia; son, Jason C.T. Neeley of Columbia; husband, Roy E. Neeley of Columbia; grandson, Cole E. Neeley; granddaughter, Avery F. Neeley; sisters, Shirley J. Yon of SC, D.Lorene Jeffcoat of SC, Susan A. Turbyfill of SC; and brothers, Arthur B. Turbyfill of SC, Roy A. Turbyfill of SC, David A. Turbyfill of SC. Beverly was predeceased by her sister Brenda J. Witt of SC.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, September 15, 2015, at Dunbar Funeral Home, Dutch Fork Chapel, Irmo, with burial in Olympia Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from noon until 1 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Christy’s Courage Foundation, 13504 Norlington Court, Charlotte, NC 28273.