JULY 23,1963 - NOVEMBER 15,2011
Chris went to rest with the Lord on Tuesday, November 15, at 1:09 p.m. at the Metro Methodist Hospital in San Antonio after a long illness. He was 48.
Chris was born in Three Rivers, Texas, to John H. and Sue McNeese on July 23, 1963. He was a life-time resident of Live Oak County. He graduated from Three Rivers and also attended Culinary School. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Three Rivers.
Chris loved to cook and BBQ for family and friends; he also loved music and singing.
He is survived by a brother, John P. McNeese, and wife Diane of Falls City; a sister, Kelly McNeese of Beeville; and John B. Hensley, Jr. of Pettus; nephews, Anthony (Megan) McNeese of Round Rock, Douglas McNeese, USAF of Las Vegas, Nevada; Luke McNeese of Karnes City and Jonathan D. Batch (Courtney) of Beeville; a niece, Jessica Harvey (Del) of Beeville; great-niece, Brielle Batch; and great-nephew, Devdan Anthony Batch, both of Beeville. Chris was also a beloved member of the Luis Guajardo Family of Three Rivers and godfather of Stephanie Guajardo of Corpus Christi and long-time friend to Kim Harrod Ratliff.
He is preceded in death by his parents, John H. McNeese and Sue Marie (Dobie) McNeese.
Visitation was held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, November 17, 2011, at Galloway & Sons Funeral Home in Three Rivers, Texas, with a rosary that evening at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass was held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Three Rivers, Texas, on Friday, November 18, 2011, at 3 p.m. Burial followed at Three Rivers Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Luis Guajardo Jr., Joe Pruchnicki, Rocky Guajardo, Abel Flores, Micheal Guajardo, Dolie Guajardo, Jube Guajardo and Richard Dobie. Honorary pallbearers were Bill Dobie and Jim Dobie.
Galloway and Sons Funeral Home
1600 Laurel Avenue
Three Rivers, Texas 78071