June 10th, 1936 - April 6th, 2019
Samuel David Neal, age 82 of Hamilton, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019. Sam was born in Irvin, Kentucky on June 10, 1936 to Andrew and Mary Lee (nee Riddle) Neal. On July 21, 1962, he married Edith Johnson. Sam retired from the City of Hamilton as a supervisor after 35 years of service. He owned and operated Sam Neal Concrete for 40 years. Sam was a member of the Hugh L. Bates Masonic Lodge, Eagles #407, Moose #36 and he was a Kentucky Colonel. He enjoyed playing cards, was an avid poker player and enjoyed spending time with family, especially his grandkids.
Sam is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Edith Neal; his children, Dennis (Jamie Alvarado) Akers, Rebecca (Kenneth Rowland) Neal and Michael (Jessica) Neal; his grandchildren, Chloe, Summer, Tristen, Gavin, Lily, Briella, Bradley and Ashley; his great granddaughter, Alexis; his sister, Jean Neal; and many other loving family members and friends. Sam was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Richard Lee Neal; his siblings, Mildred (Robert) Kirby, Milton (Armeda) Neal, Benny (Ann) Neal, Irene (Albert) Dawes and Charles (Lillia Mae) Neal.
Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Ave, Hamilton, Ohio, on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 12:00 PM with Pastor Scott Miller officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home.
Charles W Chamberlain
|My heart is breaking for all your family. May God comfort you with his love.|
|I'm so sorry for your loss. God bless you all I love you all.|
Lisa Davis Elliott
|My thoughts and prayers for Uncle Sam's friends and family. May God comfort and keep you in his loving arms. What an amazing man, husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother and friend to many. May you rest in peace. Heaven gained a very special angel. Love and prayers for everyone. Lisa Davis-Elliott|
|So sorry for your loss .|
Tim and Carrie Vaughn
|Sam was one of the nicest guys, that we met through our dad, when we would go over to the eagles on Wednesday nights. We are so sorry to hear of his passing. I’m sure him and my dad, are happy to be playing cards again!|