James “Jim” Edward O’Neill Age: 75
Of: Dickson, TN Died: Friday, December 11, 2020 at Horizon Medical Center.
He was born July 17, 1945 in Natchitoches, LA. Mr. O’Neill served as President’s Kennedy Honor Guard, served two tours in Viet Nam, received two “Purple Hearts”, was past State of Tennessee Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and was current Post Commander of the VFW Post 4641 in Dickson, TN. He was an avid fisherman, loved camping, his family and his veterans. Jim lived life to it’s fullest.
Visitation: 4-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, December16, 2020 and Thursday, December 17, 2020 from 10:00 a.m.until time of service at Spann Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 17, 2020 from the chapel of Spann Funeral Home.
Interment: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery
Wife of 20 Years:
Gail O’Neill of Dickson, TN
Martin O’Neill of Corpus Christi, TX
Steve Sadler (Danielle) of Dickson, TN
Richard O’Neill of Dickson, TN
Wanda Moss of VA
Cynde Main (John) of PA
Stephanie Hesseltine (Dean) of Corpus Christi, TX
Terry Smith of Corpus Christi, TX
Lee O’Neill of OH
Vicki Monstvil (Mike) of Alaska
17 Grandchildren & 11 Great Grandchildren
Preceded in Death by:
Parents: Noel & Beatrice Smith