Albert S. Neal Sr. (1930 - 2013)

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Albert S. Neal, Sr.

Albert S. Neal, Sr., age 83 of Clarksville, TN, died on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Gateway Medical Center.

He was born May 28, 1930 in San Francisco, CA to the late Jesse Neal and Etta Huber Neal.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 5, 2013 at 1 p.m., at Neal-Tarpley -Parchman Chapel, with Rev. Danny Potts officiating. Burial will be in Neal Family Cemetery, Tennessee Ridge, with full military honors. Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 4, 2013 from 3-5 p.m., and continue on Monday from noon till the hour of service at the funeral home.

Neal a retired MSG E-8 served in the Korean War also serving two tours in Vietnam. He was a para trooper with the 101st also serving with the Special Forces.

Albert is preceded in death by his parents and one daughter, Priscilla Neal.

He is survived by his wife, Louise Padgett Neal of Clarksville, TN; one son, Albert Neal, Jr. and wife Shelia, Tennessee Ridge, TN; two daughters, Patricia Neal-Potts, Clarksville, TN, Katrina Hughes, Milledgeville, GA; sister, Millie Head, Portland, OR; two grandchildren, John Neal and wife Theresa, Michael Neal and his wife Deirdre, as well as six great-grandchildren, Henry, Scout, John, Shayla, Slate and Cilla Neal.

Pallbearers will be Albert Neal, Jr., John Neal, Michael Neal, Slate Neal, Clark Potts and Phillip Potts.

Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; (931) 645-6488. Online condolences may be made at



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Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 645-6488
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Published in The Leaf Chronicle on Aug. 4, 2013
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