Carnell Neff was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 21, 1955 to Mary Newland and Melvin Neff. He passed away in Richmond, Virginia on July, 13, 2023. He is preceded in death by his mother and father. He is survived by his loving wife, Celia Neff; and three children, Cheyenne and Michael Neff and Cristina Rever. Services will be private.