Funeral services for Mr. Eugene B. Neal, 68, of Farmerville were held at 2:00pm Friday, March 9, 2012 at Farrar Funeral Home with Bro. Glyn Nale officiating. Burial followed in Ruggs Bluff Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home.
Mr. Neal, a farmer, died March 7, 2012. Eugene had a very generous heart. His support of the Union Parish 4-H has been greatly appreciated over the years. He was a long time member of the LA. Cattleman’s Association; the Sierra Club and a member of the Union Parish Humane Society. He dearly loved his dogs. He so greatly loved his dogs that he donated assets to the Union Parish Humane Society so his dogs and any other animal would be taken care of and treated with love and compassion.
He was preceded in death by his father, B. E. Neal; mother, Helen Hicks and 2 brothers: Roger Neal and Keith Dean.
Survivors are his sister: Sandra Breaux; 2 brothers: Clark Dean & wife, Cindy and Mike Dean & wife, Rebecca; 3 nieces; 5 nephews; 8 great nieces & nephews and his special friend, Bonnie Neal.
Pallbearers were Larry Breaux, Shaun Breaux, Straus Breaux, Colin Breaux, Evodio Garcia and Boyd Knight. Honorary pallbearers were Brock Ward, Lester Johnson, Von Bearden and Dennis Sims.
The family would like to express thanks to the staff of Union General Hospital and No. LA Medical Center for their kindness and loving care.