Robert Richard McNease

Published 7:00 am Friday, May 8, 2020

May 3, 2020

Graveside Funeral Services for Robert Richard McNease, age 76, of Picayune, MS, who passed away Sunday, May 3, 2020, were held Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. at New Palestine Cemetery.

Burial was in New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.
Bro. Vernon Terrell officiated the service.

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A native of Picayune, MS, he was a retired foreman in the oil industry and a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church. He was a member of the Moses Cook Lodge. Richard was a loving and devoted brother, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend, who will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert B. McNease and Irma Mae Stockstill McNease; his wife of 54 years, Sylvia Case McNease; and his stepson, Michael Amacker.

Left to cherish his memory are his stepson, Kenneth L. Amacker; his brother, David B. (Madeline) McNease; his sister-in-law, Glenda Case Watts; his nieces and nephews, David (Jennifer) McNease, Katherine (Torey) Tarter, Robette Watts, and Dewan Watts; 1 great-nephew and three great-nieces, Treyce Tarter, Tristin Tarter Jordyn McNease and Aubree Mae McNease.

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