James Preston McNeil, Sr.

July 10, 1942 ~ March 5, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old
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James McNeil, Sr. Obituary

With profound sorrow, we announce the passing of Mr. James Preston McNeil, Sr., a respected and beloved member of the Wilksburg Community, who left us on Tuesday, March 5, 2024. Mr. McNeil departed this life at MUSC Medical Center in Chester, SC, surrounded by the love of his family.

James, a cherished husband, father, and friend, resided at 5618 Woodsferry Road in Carlisle, SC. He is survived by his devoted wife, Mrs. Classie Sanders McNeil, and his loving children, Jackie McNeil Stringfellow, James Preston McNeil, Jr., and Tammy McNeil Mcilwain, who will carry forward his legacy with love and remembrance.

Funeral services are listed below. They invite friends and community members to pay their respects and share in the family's mourning at the McNeil residence at 5618 Woodsferry Road.

During this difficult period, the McNeil family deeply appreciates your prayers, support, and acts of kindness. Your thoughts and condolences are a comfort to them as they grieve the loss of a remarkable man whose life was a tapestry of dedication, warmth, and enduring love.

May we all find solace in our memories of Mr. James Preston McNeil, Sr., and may he rest in eternal peace.

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Open Viewing
March 15, 2024

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Chris King Memorial Chapel
121 Mobley Street
Chester, SC 29706

Funeral Service
March 16, 2024

1:00 PM
Zion Pilgrim Baptist Church
3030 Pinckney Road
Chester, South Carolina 29706


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