Florence Leigh Leffler McNeil of Evington passed away peacefully at home Sunday November 15, 2020 after a long struggle with COPD. She is preceded in death by her parents John L. Leffler Sr. and wife Leathy of Evington and younger brother Charles D. Leffler of VA Beach. She is survived by husband of 64 years Richard H. McNeil of Evington; son Steven W. (PD) McNeil and wife Lisa of Raleigh, NC; four special grandchildren Morgan, Austin, Blaine, and Cameron McNeil of Raleigh, NC; daughter Cathy M. Wilson and husband Jeff of Evington; older brother John L. (JL) Leffler Jr. of Chesapeake; special niece Susan Leffler Hurd of Evington; best friend Barbara Jane Voss of Forest; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Special thanks to cousins Cindy Mason, Pam Tomlin, and Wanda Dagenheart whose concern and help during her illness is much appreciated by the family.
The family also wishes to thank Centra Hospice whose care and guidance over the last year made this time more comfortable for Florence and the family.
Florence was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Her kindness has touched many lives over the years and she leaves a huge void that is not easily replaced. She will be missed by many.
There will be a graveside service this Friday, November 20 at 1:00pm at the Leffler Community Cemetery at 15804 Leesville Road in Evington, VA. Any and all are welcome to help celebrate Florence’s life and to say goodbye as she embarks on her next journey.