Robert H. Neel, 50, of Blackburn, died Friday, Aug. 13, 2010, at his home.
Visitation will begin at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, at Markland-Yager Funeral Home in New Franklin, followed by informal services at 7:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Markland-Yager Funeral Home, P.O. Box 126, New Franklin, MO, to assist them with his funeral expense.
Born Feb. 16, 1960, in St. Louis to Robert James and Minerva Montgomery Neel. On Feb.15, 1992, he married Carol Quigley, who survives. He was a member of the Church of God in Farmington and was formerly employed as a carpenter.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his mother, Minerva Blankenship; children, Amanda Ladd, Jazmine Russell, Megan Foster, Christoper Neel, Shawn Neel and J.R. Neel; three brothers, Gregory Neel, Darrell Neel and Kevin Neel; and two sisters, Sheryl Croney and Deborah Russell; and sixteen grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father and three nieces.