Frank Neve, 82, departed this life on Thursday, April 25, 2019. He was an original.
Frank was born in Austin, Texas on August 5, 1936, the son of Byron and Louise Neve. He graduated from Austin High and attended the University of Texas. He began a successful career in data processing with the State Comptroller’s office. His career later brought him to Fort Worth with Commercial Standard Insurance. In 1967, he and his partners formed Commercial Computer Services where he spent the remainder of his career.
Frank was a founding member and Past Chairman of the Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate and a member of the Board of Directors of the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show. He was a long-time member of the Tejas Vaqueros trail ride where he served as Maverick Mother, Camp Captain of the Los Hombres No Nombre Camp and Vice Presidente. Frank was also very involved at the Possum Kingdom Chamber of Commerce where he served as President for several years.
Frank loved life and loved people. He shared many great friendships across generations. He greatly enjoyed the outdoors where he spent time with friends and family hunting and fishing. He especially loved spending time at Possum Kingdom Lake. He loved to cook and host events for his friends. He was here for the good times.
Frank was preceded in death by his wife of forty-one years Carol Ann Scroggie Neve.
Survivors: Wife Kathy Watts Neve; daughter Michelle Johnson and grandson Ryan; son Fln Neve, his wife Whitney and grandchildren Marshall and Olivia; sister Carolyn Neve; and extended family Jim Welch, Bob Welch, Ron Welch, Mark Welch and their families.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, May 3rd at Greenwood Cemetery, 3100 White Settlement Rd, Fort Worth, TX 76107.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to the James M. Norman Scholarship Fund of the Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate, P.O. Box 17005, Fort Worth, Texas 76102.