James “Jimmy” Neaves
James “Jimmy” Neaves age 72 of Newark Delaware passed away at home on November 19, 2020. He was the eighth of nine children born to the late Roy Lee and Carrie L. Johnson Neaves. He was born in Wilmington Delaware and grew up in Newark where he lived for most of his life. He was preceded in death by seven siblings: Bobby Eldreth, Polly Alexander, Ginny Halvorsen, Sue Smith, Lee Roy, J.C., and Frankie Neaves. He is survived by one sister, Janie Records of Newark and four children, Michael (Cassie), Joshua (Amber), Jimmy and Robin McIntire. He had four grandchildren, Michael, Halen, Noah, and Zane(deceased). Jimmy was a master carpenter, a gifted gardener and a talented guitar player. He was a member of the Newark United Methodist Church and spent many hours studying the scriptures. A special thank you to Mark Deshon for your kindness and time you shared with him. Jimmy was especially grateful to his best friends Ray and Marilyn Warren.
Due to health and travel concerns there will be no public gathering and in lieu of flowers please make donations to your local food bank.