David “Grumpy” L. Sneed, 66, passed away on January 7, 2021, at 3:43 am, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.
David was born August 10, 1954 in San Bernardino, CA, to Cecil and Irene (Mattling) Sneed who both preceded him in death. On July 1, 1977 he married Thomasine “Tommie” (Phalen) Sneed who survives in Lima, OH.
David attended Jackson Center High School. He was a hard worker and always put his family first. He provided for them and loved them all dearly. David was an avid Cincinnati Bengals fan. He also loved being a motorcyclist and was apart of the Putuckchaca.
David is survived by his wife, Thomasine “Tommie” K. Sneed of Lima, OH, children, Jason (Nicole) Sneed of Lima, OH, Heather Sneed of Fall Rivers, MA, Ami (Tina Proulx) Sneed of Fall River, MA, April (Derek Vilela) Sneed of Fall River, MA, Melissa “Missy” Felver of Lima, OH, Jessica “Jess” Shepherd of Lima, OH, twenty grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren, siblings, Clifford (Dorcas) Sneed, Bill Sneed, Darla Massie, and Dawn (James) Carnes.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Patricia “Pat” Sneed, brother-in-law, Jerry Massie, granddaughter, Kassidy Sneed and grandson, Christopher Affonso, Jr.
Funeral services will be on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 2:00pm at CHILES – LAMAN FUNERAL HOMES, EASTSIDE CHAPEL. James Carnes, Jr. to officiate the service. Military rites will be conducted by the Lima VFW Post 1275.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm at the EASTSIDE CHAPEL.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family during this difficult time.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.