CAMPOBELLO -- Mr. Frank Wright Neal III, 66, of 580 Prison Camp Road, Campobello, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 28, 2008. He was at home surrounded by his loving family.
Mr. Neal was born in Augusta, Ga., on June 28, 1941, the son of the late Frank Wright Neal Jr. and Katherine Scott Neal. He was a graduate of the University of Georgia and served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Mr. Neal loved his family, fishing, hunting, racing and bluegrass music. He was a member of Woodlawn United Methodist Church in Augusta, Ga. He retired from Owens Coming Fiberglass and was also the owner and operator of Neal Contracting.
He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Mayo Neal of Campobello, S.C.; three sons, Brian Neal and wife, Terri, of Campobello, Chris Neal and wife, Susan, of Inman, S.C., and Franky Neal of Inman; one daughter, Kathy Osborne and Bill Noonan of Clover, S.C.; and two brothers, David Neal and wife, Regena, of Lakeland, Fla., Scott Neal and wife, Beverly, of Augusta, Ga.; four grandchildren, Austin Neal, Meghan Neal, Olivia Neal and Jesse Libner. He was predeceased by a son, Frank Wright Neal IV and a brother, Fred Neal.
A memorial service will be held at Seawright Funeral Home in Inman, S.C., at 6 p.m. Monday, June 2, with Dr. Michael Hamlet and Chaplain Deon Louw officiating.
The family is at the home and will receive friends Monday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Seawright Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Association of Spartanburg and Cherokee Counties Inc., P.O. Box 1582, Spartanburg, SC 29304. Obituary and e-condolences may be shared at www.seawright-funeralhome.com.