Mr. Willie O'Neal age 77 passed away Monday, July 15, 2013. He was born Sept. 30, 1935 in DeFuniak Springs, to Troy and Mary Hall. Mr. O'Neal was a resident of Walton County. He was Baptist by faith and a member of the Union Springs Missionary Baptist Church. He worked as a Lineman with AT&T before retiring. He enjoyed playing cards, traveling, and spending time with his family.
Mr. O'Neal was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Eunice Mae Hall and two sons, Sammy Green, and Frank ""Willie"" Larkins.
Mr. O'Neal is survived by his special companion of 33 years, Dora Adkins of DeFuniak Springs; three sons, Lawrence ""Tyler"" Dowing of Milton, Willie Mikey O'Neal of Tampa and David O'Neal of Miami; two daughters, Shontria O'Neal of DeFuniak Springs and CiCi O'Neal of Miami; one brother, Michael Hall of Bonifay; nephews, James Cotton and wife Mary of DeFuniak Springs, Carlos Cotton of Panama City, Cornelius Cotton of DeFuniak Springs and Pam Peters and husband Raymond of Panama City, and a host of nieces, nephews and grandchildren.
Visitation services was held from 1 to 2 p.m., Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Union Springs Missionary Baptist Church; 416 Railroad Ave, DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32435. Funeral services were held 2 p.m., Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Union Springs Missionary Baptist Church; 416 Railroad Ave, DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32435 with Pastor A.M. Johnson officiating. Burial followed at Magnolia Cemetery. Floral arrangements are being accepted. You may go online to view obituaries, offer condolences and sign guest book at www.clary-glenn.com.
Clary-Glenn Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.