RINCON - Carroll Neal Kessler Sr., 81, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2020, at his home.
The Effingham County native was a retired U.S. Air Force Vietnam veteran. He was active in Jerusalem Lutheran Church and at the Retreat Center. Neal loved his family, playing golf, being outdoors and their mountain home retreat. Neal had an amazing ability to construct and build just about anything.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Kay Rahn Kessler; children, Carroll Neal Kessler Jr. (Sonya), Wayne Kessler (Melissa) and Sandy Mizell (Wayne); grandchildren, Marie Coleman, Nicole Kessler-Razo, Anna Kessler, Matthew Wayne Kessler Jr., Christopher Mizell, Ryan Mizell and Matt Mizell; great-grandchildren, Peyton Coleman and Emberlyn Coleman; brother, Raymond Nelson Kessler, Jr. (Joan); and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was conducted June 6, 2020, at Jerusalem Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Remembrances: Jerusalem Lutheran Church, 2966 Ebenezer Road, Rincon, Ga. 31326
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home, Effingham Chapel, (912) 754-6421
Published in Effingham Herald from Jun. 10 to Jun. 16, 2020.