Jon K. McNeill, 85, of Wingate died November 11, 2012. He was born December 22, 1926 in Norton and grew up in the Norton and Wilmeth communities. He was in the United States Army during World War II serving in Japan. He married LaVoy King on June 2, 1948 in Winters. They lived in Wilmeth and Wingate. He was a farmer and a member of the Wingate Baptist Church.

He is survived by five children: Judy Scott and husband Sam of Wingate, Jan Oden and husband Joe Dan of Albany, Flent McNeill of Abilene, Kent McNeill and wife Cheryl of College Station and Jill McClellan and husband Les of Abilene. Eighteen grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons: Dick and Zane.

Graveside service was Tuesday, November 13, 2012 in the Crews cemetery directed by Winters Funeral Home.