Cora E. Neely, 78, of Plymouth, passed away Sunday, September 21, 2008, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She was born April 21, 1930, in Pittston and was a daughter of the late Alvana Morgan Carey and William Carey. She was preceded in death by brothers William and Daniel, and sister Janette Herrington. She is survived by husband Howard Neely; children Cora Merth, Howard Neely Jr., David Neely, Matthew Neely, Brian Neely, Ronald Neely, Patricia Neely, William Neely, Albert Neely; brothers Thomas, George, Frank and Robert Carey; sisters Ida, Beatrice, Judy, Florence and Mary, 20 grandchildren several great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be Thursday at 11 a.m. from Williams-Hagen Funeral Home Inc., 114 W. Main St., Plymouth. Entombment will be in Chapel Lawn Memorial Park, Dallas. Friends may call Wednesday, from 6 to 8 p.m.