Emmitt Nealis Jr.
Emmitt Nealis Jr., husband of Elizabeth Maynard Nealis, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2011. He was a 79 year old native of Wheeling, West Virginia, son of the late Effie Mae Hardin and Emmitt Nealis Sr., an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, and a retired cook.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by 5 daughters, Teresa (Gordon) Williams, Connie (Stan) Spence, Cathy Nealis Helton and Jennifer Nealis, all of Mt. Sterling, and Kimberly (Nick) Martin of Winchester, a son, Victor (Sheila) Nealis of Mt. Sterling, a stepson, Frank Long of Ashland, 2 brothers, Seth (Hazel) Nealis of Georgia and Brooks Nealis of Sharpsburg, 12 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be 2:00 Wednesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation is 5-8:00 Tuesday.