Memorial service set
Posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2011 9:12 am
The Messenger, May 10, 2011
A memorial service for fallen Kentucky State Police Trooper James McNeely will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Mayfield Memorial Gardens on Highway 45 South in Mayfield, Ky.
McNeely, 37, drowned April 8, 1972, during a rescue mission on the Kentucky River in Franklin County, Ky. His body was never found.
McNeely was a native of Wingo, Ky., in Graves County, Ky., where a portion of Highway 339 is named in his memory. At the time of his death, he was assigned to the KSP headquarters in Frankfort, Ky.