West Plains, MO Location (417) 256-4141

Thayer, MO Location (417) 264-7242

Billy Junior Neal
Billy Junior Neal

Funeral Services for Billy Junior Neal, 80, Bakersfield, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 28, 2012, at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains, with Chaplain Van Williams officiating, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

He was born the son of the late William Neal and Nora Lee Harmon Neal, on August 3, 1931 in Cameron, Missouri and died June 23, 2012 in Bakersfield, Missouri.

He was united in marriage July 28, 1954 in Cameron, Missouri to Doris Estes.

He is survived by his wife, Doris Jean Estes Neal, of the home, Bakersfield, Missouri; four children, Judy Peterson, Pinellas Park, Florida, Billy W. Neal, wife, Alice, Caulfield, Missouri, Rick Neal, Bakersfield, Missouri, and Robert Neal, wife, Melanie, Osborn, Missouri; two sisters, Barb Korneman, husband, Larry, Cameron, Missouri and Betty Gibson, Cameron, Missouri; fourteen grandchildren and twenty-five great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Doyle and Jim Neal; one sister, Wilma Smith, and one great grandchild.

Memorial contributions may be made to Carter Funeral Home, Inc., to family defray funeral expenses.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 27, 2012 from 7-9 p.m. at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains.

Burial will be in Fowler Cemetery, Howell County, Missouri, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

Military rites will be provided by the West Plains Honor Guard and the Missouri Funeral Home Honor Guard.

Online condolences can be made at CFHI@carterfuneralhomeinc.com.



  1. Barbara Korneman
    June 26, 2012 @ 10:52 pm

    Doris Jean and Family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to all of you. I am so sorry we can’t come but if there is any thing I can do for any of you just let me know. I am so glad I got to talk to
    Billy and the rest of you last week.
    Love all of you,
    Barbara and Larry Korneman


  2. Brenda Walker
    June 28, 2012 @ 1:07 pm

    Aunt Doris and Family,
    We so sorry for your loss. If there is anything we can do let us know. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you!!

    Love David and Brenda


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