Neal, Albert Donnie -
Bolivar - Alfred Donnie “Duck” Neal, 84, was born November 25, 1936, and passed away at Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility from lung cancer, May 15, 2021. He is the son of Rome and Elsa Neal, and the husband of Janie Neal for 44 years. From this marriage they had a daughter, Jessica who preceded him in death in 2019.
Donnie was an Army veteran and a past commander of the AmVets Post # 114. He worked in construction and various jobs throughout his life. He was a Christian.
Also, preceding Alfred in death are his parents; a stepson Paul Martin; four siblings: Mary Laxton, Juanita Mincks, Merle Dean Purdy, and Dale Neal; his stepfather Sterling “Sonnyman” Hill; and two half- brothers: Sterling Hill, and David Hill.
Surviving Donnie is his wife of 44 years Janie Neal; three sons: Bryon Neal of TX, JR Neal of Newton, KS, and Shannon Neal of Bolivar, MO; two daughters: Debbie Snow of Weaubleau, MO, and Lavonna Kelly of Pleasant Hope, MO; a stepson David Martin of Bolivar, MO; several grand and great grandchildren; three half-sisters: Shirley Pate and Mary Jane Cantwell both of Stockton, MO, and Joella Ashlock of Bolivar, MO; as well as many other relatives and friends.
There will be no funeral as he has requested, and it will be honored. Donnie’s cremated remains will be buried at the Mt. Olive Cemetery Bolivar, MO, at a later date. Online condolences may be made at: www.greenlawnfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Pitts Chapel Bolivar, MO.
Greenlawn Funeral Home Bolivar
316 E. Broadway Street
Bolivar, MO 65613