Arthur Lee Neville, Jr.

February 27, 1955 ~ September 14, 2022 (age 67) 67 Years Old
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Arthur Lee Neville Jr. was born February 27, 1955, in Austin, Texas to Arlene (Kincheon) Patton and Arthur Lee Neville Sr.  When his mother remarried in 1966, he gained a bonus father, Sherman Patton Sr.

A lifelong Austinite, Arthur attended Old L.C. Anderson High School and was a graduate of David Crockett High School's Class of 1974 where he was a standout athlete in basketball.  He furthered his athletic career and education while attending Concordia University Texas (formerly known as Concordia Lutheran College) on scholarship and proudly worked for the Austin State Hospital, City of Austin Parks & Recreation Department, and the Texas Lottery Commission.

Arthur was wed to Dimple Davis November 3, 1974.  From this union, they were blessed with three children -  Tiffany Bryant (Gregory); Larry Neville Sr.; and Arlishia Neville.

In addition to his parents, Arthur was preceded in death by his brother, Eric “Champ” Patton.  He leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife and three children; a grandson, Larry Neville Jr.; a brother, Sherwynn Patton (Kim); and a host of other loving family and friends.

The Family would like to offer their sincerest thanks and appreciation for the outpouring of love and support shown during this difficult time.  Flowers may be delivered either to King Tears Mortuary for the public viewing to be held from 4:00 -7:00 PM Friday, September 30th or delivered to the homegoing celebration at Greater Mt. Zion to be held at 12 PM Saturday, October 1st.


To send flowers to the family, please visit our floral store.


September 30, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
King-Tears Mortuary, Inc.
1300 E 12th St
Austin, TX 78702

Celebration of Life
October 1, 2022

12:00 PM
Greater Mt. Zion Baptist Church
4301 Tannehill Lane
Austin,, TX 78721

October 1, 2022

2:00 PM
Evergreen Cemetery
3304 E 12th Street
Austin, TX 78721


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