In Memory of



Obituary for Patricia Neal

Mrs. Patricia Aileen Neal, Age 75, passed away at her home on October 3, 2023 surrounded by her family. She was born in Hernando, MS, where she graduated from Hernando High School in 1966 and went on to perform various administrative works throughout her career. Mrs. Neal later accompanied her husband, Richard Carlton, on his many tours of duty with the United States AirForce before his retiring in 1987.

She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Richard Carlton Neal, Parents Joe Allen & Louise Johnson, as well as, her sisters Betty Blue, Mildred Schneider, brothers Michael Johnson and David Johnson.
She is survived by her daughters, Jana Sweat (Marty) of Olive Branch, MS., Carla McGregor of Coldwater, MS., Sarah Neal of Memphis, TN., Grandsons Alex & Samuel Gaylord, Jaxson & Avery Norris-Morgan, and Granddaughter Sophie Gaylord, as well as her brother Stevie Johnson (Rita) of Hernando, MS., and numerous extended family members.

Services will be held October 12th 2023 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, conducted by Dr. John Mahony, Interment at Mt. Zion Cemetary. Services entrusted to Hernando Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers and contributions, they may be made out to Mt. Zion Baptist Church at 9290 Hwy 306 Coldwater, MS, 38618, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, or the charity of your choice.