Rebecca Catherine McNeill High 88, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 4, 2015 at Baaseiah Family Care Home, surrounded by her family.


Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Monday, December 7, 2015 at Eagle Springs United Methodist Church, where she was a member, with the Reverend Eric Joyce officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.


Rebecca was a native of Moore County. She worked for Dr. Vanore and Dr. Brady and then returned to school, graduating from High Point College, with a teaching Degree and later received her Masters from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She retired in 1977 from the Randolph County School System .  She enjoyed to reading, flower gardening and family genealogy.  She loved her family and all the time spent with them. Rebecca was a daughter of the late Adolphus and Rosa Ann Parsons McNeill.  


Rebecca is survived by daughter Mary Schurr and husband William, of Charlotte; brothers: Sam McNeill and wife Betty; George McNeill and wife Rosalie;  nieces: Carolyn Needham and husband Henry; Joanna Mason and husband Gary; nephews: Mark McNeill and wife Libby, Coy McNeill and wife Cindy, John McNeill, Charles McNeill and wife Kimberly.


The family will receive friends from 12.00 to 1:30 PM at the Kennedy Funeral Home on Monday,   December 7, 2015.


Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the High Family


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  1. So sorry for the loss of Mrs High.She was my 5th.grade teacher at R G S in Robbins.I have wondered many times how she was and where she was.she was a wonderful teacher. She had her hands full with our class,I especially remember her black Studebaker and o

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