William Bernard Carneal
1932 - 2021
BORN
1932
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Nelsen Funeral Home - Ashland
412 S. Washington Hwy.
Ashland, VA
CARNEAL, William Bernard, passed peacefully at home October 12, 2021. Buck was born September 2, 1932 in Beaverdam, Va. He is survived by his loving companion of 28 years, Joyce Jones; daughters, Judy Payne (Robbie) and Janet Atkinson (Jeff); five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; brothers, Donald and Aubrey Carneal; sister, Frances Dalton; and many extended family/friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Virginia Carneal; son, William Bernard Carneal Jr. (Bobby); grandson, Stephen Abernethy Payne; and brother, Charles Carneal. After serving in the Korean War, he settled in Henrico County and began a career as a metal fabricator before retiring from Oscar Fields Manufacturing. In his spare time, he was happiest when hunting, fishing or enjoying the outdoors. Additionally, he was a lifelong NASCAR fan and would proudly boast FORD stood for First, On, Race, Day. The family will receive friends 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Friday, October 15, 2021 at Nelsen Funeral Home, 412 S. Washington Hwy., Ashland, Va. 23005. A graveside service will follow at 12 p.m. at Woodland Cemetery, 11310 Hanover Ave., Ashland, Va. 23005. "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." In lieu of flowers donations may be made to VFW, Veterans Foreign Wars, www.vfw.org/foundation
Published by Richmond Times-Dispatch on Oct. 14, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Oct
15
Visitation
9:30a.m. - 11:30a.m.
Nelsen Funeral Home - Ashland
412 S. Washington Hwy., Ashland, VA
Oct
15
Graveside service
12:00p.m.
Woodland Cemetery
11310 Hanover Ave., Ashland, VA
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Joyce I am so sorry to hear about the loss of Buck. Sending prayers to you and all of Buck's family during this difficult time.
Melissa Allen
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October 15, 2021
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