May 8, 2013

Lana Fay Adkins Neal, 61, of Pineville, passed away on Tuesday at her home. She was born in Springfield, OH on November 15, 1951, a daughter of the late Sam and Juanita Lowe Johnson. She was of the Pentecostal faith and had been an employee of Long’s Pic-Pac in the meat department for several years. She was tremendously blessed with friends in her life.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Roy Lowe and grandson, Jereme Neal.

Survivors include her husband, Robert “Ed” Neal, children, Rhonda Howard, Jessica Adkins, Lenn Neal, Sherry Molloy, Stephanie Adkins Brock, Cindy Adkins Johnson; grandchildren, Chris and Keith Lowe, Brandi and Candace Howard, Madison and Rylee Saylor, Robbie and Catrice Smith, Amanda and Emma Neal, Kagan Johnson and Shayla and Derrick Brock; great-grandchildren, Kaylie Howard, James Hagen Neal, Kaden Trent and Logan Smith; brothers and sisters, Janet Brown, Mary Murray, Sammie Johnson and Danny Johnson; very special friend and sister-in-law, Phyllis Adkins and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Services will be Friday at 2:00 PM at the Arnett & Steele Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Wayne Baker, Rev. Hubert Baker and Mr. Lester Adkins. Music will be by Luther Adkins. Burial will be in Pinelawn Memorial Gardens with Lynn Baker, Barry Smith, Louis Brock, Patrick Miracle, Gary Lambdin and Bobby Miracle serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends on Friday from 12 Noon until the funeral hour at the Arnett & Steele Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Pineville, which is honored to serve the Neal family. Light a virtual candle and sign the guest register at www.arnettsteele.com.