Aug. 12, 2011
Lavera “Tiel” Sneed, 55, of Koloa, Kauai, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Texas. She is survived by daughter Chetney; hanai sons Keysean and Karnel; hanai daughters Oki, Randi and Kevie; brothers Victor Sneed and Luther Sneed Jr.; and sisters Afton “The Mayor” and Randal. Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Saturday at Poipu Beach Park. Scattering of ashes to follow.