Raymond Allen Neal, 54, passed away peacefully in Harrison, Tennessee, on Friday, February 22, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He lost his life battling cancer.
Raymond was a lifelong resident of Hamilton County. He graduated from Tyner High School in 1982 and worked at the Hamilton County Nursing Home as a pharmacy technician. He worked for McKee Foods, retiring after 17 years due to a disabling illness. Raymond was a member of Marantha Baptist Church. He was so loved and will be dearly missed by his family.
He was preceded in death by his father, Augustus Neal.
Raymond is survived by his wife of 32 years, Lisa; mother, Donna (Russell) Drawbond; daughters, Amy (Angela) Johnson and Nicole Neal; brothers, Duane (Lori) Neal and Brian Neal; grandchildren, Nick, Brett, and Dylan as well as several cousins, nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Monday, Feb. 25, from 4-7 p.m. in the Highway 58 Chapel of Turner Funeral Home. There will also be a visitation on Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral at noon with Pastor Grady Cooper officiating in the Turner Funeral Home Chapel. Mr. Neal will be laid to rest in Sparta, Tn. at Saylors Cemetery.