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Appalachian Funeral Services
Tuesday July 26th, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Appalachian Funeral Services
Wednesday July 27th, 2022
2:00pm - 2:30pm

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Graveside Service

Love Cemetery
Wednesday July 27th, 2022
3:00pm

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Billy Ray Sneed

Billy Ray Sneed, age 70 of Sylva NC, passed away on Friday July 22, 2022.   He was born on March 18, 1952, in Jackson County, to the late Robert and Geneva “Mabel” (Hoyle) Sneed. 

Billy was an avid deer hunter and loved to cook.  You could always count on Billy to tell some good tales and do some cuttin’ up. He was loved dearly by his family.

He will be missed by his loving children, Carlena (Jeff) Warren, Stephanie (Sheyenne) Lanning; siblings, Ruth (Gene) Settlemeyer, Mike Sneed, Gladys (Gerald) Green, Kathy (Terry) Ashe; grandchildren, Angela (Jerry) Lanning, Dakota (Jason) Dillard, Lakyn Lanning, Ciara Lanning, Cayden Ray Lanning; significant other, Brenda Sneed; dear friends, Larry Ledford, Josh Ledford, Bruce Crews, Jr.; and many nieces and nephews.
 
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, James Sneed; and sister-in-law, Marcia Sneed.

The family will receive friends from 6:00PM- 8:00PM on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at Appalachian Funeral Services, Sylva NC. A Funeral Services will be held at 2:00PM on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at the Funeral Home, with Revs. Earl Holden and Tim Dillard, officiating.  Interment will follow at Love Cemetery. Pallbearers, Sheyenne Lanning, Jerry Lanning, Larry Ledford, Josh Ledford, Jason Dillard, Jimmy Sneed.   Honorary pallbearers, Cayden Ray Lanning and Bruce Crews, Jr.

Appalachian Funeral Services has been entrusted with Billy Ray’s funeral arrangements.


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A candle was lit in memory of Billy Sneed

Shirley Ensley Jul 29 2022 2:23 PM

Billy was a Good Man and I counted Him as a Good Friend on my Mail route. Praying for y'all that GOD Holds you in His Comforting Arms 🙏

Roy Green Jul 27 2022 10:01 AM

My heart goes out to you Angela Dakota and eppie! Pap always treated me like I was one of the girls when I was around. Yall are like my second family love yall

Amanda Moody Jul 26 2022 9:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Billy Sneed

Annie Estes Jul 26 2022 7:06 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Billy Sneed

Ronnie and Kim Austin Jul 26 2022 1:44 PM

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. He was always so kind when I seen him on the mail route. Sending prayers for comfort to
You all.

Tammy Beck Jul 26 2022 4:25 AM

You were one of the sweetest men I had the honor of knowing. Rest easy Billy, and until we will meet again one day.. love you

Donna Reece Jul 25 2022 5:53 PM

You were one of the sweetest men I had the honor of knowing. Rest easy Billy, and until we will meet again one day.. love you

Donna Reece Jul 25 2022 5:52 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Billy Sneed

Ralph and Belinda Jul 25 2022 5:03 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Billy Sneed

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