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James Williard McNeal

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Wednesday, February 23, 1944 - Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Mr. James Willard McNeal passed away peacefully in his sleep Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at his home.  He was 73. 

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 15, 2017 at Pondtown United Methodist Church with Pastor Donna Cumbie officiating and Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing.  Interment will follow in the Hartford City Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the church on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until service time.  Mr. McNeal was born February 23, 1944 in Geneva County to the late Sumpter and Seless Hollis McNeal. James was a graduate of Electronics Technical School in Birmingham. He worked for many years as an electronics mechanic and technician repairing aircraft radios at Warner Robbins Air Force Base, GA. He was a longtime member of Pondtown United Methodist Church.  In addition to his parents, one brother, Henry Rudolph McNeal preceded him in death.  Survivors include two sisters:  Lenora Williams of Greenville, TN and Ouida Lou Phillips of Slocomb; nieces and nephews:  Phyllis Phillips Voth of Enterprise, Terry Phillips of Slocomb, Julie Williams Shelton and Daniel Williams of Greenville, TN; other extended family and friends.   The family would like to express their appreciation to James's caregivers, Nina Powell and Jewel Grimes as well as the staff of Kindred Hospice Care.      





Funeral Service

Date: Friday, December 15, 2017



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My condolences during this excruciatingly painful time. God has made arrangement through his Son ,Christ Jesus to bring to life "all in the memorial tombs " .John 5:28,29

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