Walter H. McNeely, 53, of Vidor died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009 at his residence in Vidor. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Mary Williams Cemetery in Orangefield. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., Thursday at Memorial Funeral Home. 

Walter was born in Beaumont on Jan. 8, 1956 to Charles and Carolyn McNeely. He was an electrician with I.B.E.W Local Union #479 and was a longtime Vidor resident. 

Walter is, survived by his daughter, Misty Breckenridge; father, Charles McNeely Sr., both of Vidor, brothers Michael McNeely of Mauriceville, Chuck McNeely of Vidor; sister, Deanna Bradford of Dallas; grandsons, Bryce Laird and Riley Breckenridge, both of Vidor.