Neil M. Eddy
Neil M. Eddy, 90, of St. Marys, WV, passed away, December 4, 2017, at his residence. He was born, April 15, 1927, in St. Marys, WV, a son of the late Earnest L. and Marjorie Wise Eddy. Neil was a 1946 graduate of St. Marys High School, and had attended Marietta College. He was a U. S. Army Veteran of World War II, serving in the Military Police. He retired in 1982 from American Cyanamid. Neil attended the Newport Baptist Church. His hobbies included, collecting U. S. Army Paraphernalia, and taking care of his 1942 Willy’s Army Jeep.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Leona Higgins Eddy. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Donna Dotson, and a brother, Edgar Eddy.
Services will be held Thursday, December 7, 2017, at 11 A. M. at the Ingram Funeral Home in St. Marys, WV, with Pastor Doug Brown officiating. Interment will be in the St. Marys IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 P. M. Wednesday and from 10 to 11 A. M. Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice. An online guest register is available at www.ingramfh.com.