Originally created 05/02/00

Mr. Joseph Neal



CRAWFORDVILLE, Ga. - Mr. Joseph Neal, 78, of Broad Street, died Monday, May 1, 2000, at Dunwoody Medical Center, Atlanta.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Callaway Funeral Home, Union Point, with the Revs. Kenneth Schuff and John Autry officiating. Burial will be in Crawfordville Cemetery.

Mr. Neal, a native of Taliaferro County, had retired as a postal clerk and was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of Crawfordville Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Martha Atchinson Neal; two daughters, Joe Lynn Neal Ward, Decatur, and Joan Maris Neal Hauser, Bufford; a stepson, Kenneth Schuff, Crawfordville; a sister, Mary Neal Johnson, Augusta; and five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Harry Reynolds, Bobby Rocker, Larry Stewart, T.C. Harrington and Lee Yearwood.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 2, 2000