Lorraine Neal, 84, of Greenup, IL passed away at 8:07 AM on August 24th 2013 at her residence.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 AM on Tuesday August 27, 2013 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 PM on Monday evening at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in the Mt. Zion Block Cemetery rural Greenup, IL.
Lorraine was born on December 29, 1928 in Terre Haute, IN the daughter of L. A. “Cap” and Zelma (Wood) Roan. She married Charles “Chod” Neal on September 28, 1947 and he preceded her in death in 1998. Surviving is a daughter Diane Stewart of Greenup; sons William “Bill” Neal of Casey, IL and David Neal of Effingham, IL; Sister Lucille Hutton of Toledo; 9 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister Emogene Brewer.
Lorraine was a homemaker and had served on the Life Center of Cumberland Co. board and was a member and past president of the Greenup American Legion Women’s Auxiliary. Memorials can be made to either the Crossroads Cancer Center in Effingham or to the Greenup American Legion Auxiliary. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com