Herbert Samuel Neher, Jr.

September 5, 1941 ~ October 17, 2021 (age 80)


Herbert Samuel Neher, Jr., 80, of Antioch, died Sunday, October 17, 2021 at his home. 

He was born on September 5, 1941, in Alexandria, a son of the late Herbert Samuel Neher, Sr. and Lettie Estelle (Strickler) Neher.

Herby worked at Grassy Knoll Hatchery for many years, then went on to become an independent Painting Contractor. He enjoyed camping, watching wrestling and NASCAR races, playing cards, and receiving visits from close family and friends.

Survivors include his companion, Ruby Davis of Antioch; three children, Ernest Scott Neher of Waynesboro, Tammy Neher of Fluvanna, and Amy Neher of Lake Monticello; four grandchildren, Tyler Brown, Kayla Brown, Hunter Woodson, and Malaney Neher; one great-grandchild, Aria Breeden; three sisters, Lettie Neher of New Market, Ilene Smith of Harrisonburg, and Patricia Mead of Harrisonburg; many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. 

   A graveside service will be held at 2PM on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at Monticello Memory Gardens.

   Thacker Brothers Scottsville Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.  Family and friends may share memories and photos at

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October 21, 2021

2:00 PM
Monticello Memory Gardens
670 Thomas Jefferson Parkway
Charlottesville, VA 22902

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