Betty Sue Webb Neal age 86, better known as “Nanny Neal” went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 19, 2018 in Cove, Arkansas.
She was born on September 29, 1931 to George and Lura Cotton Webb in Sheridan, Arkansas. She was married to the late John D. Neal on September 19, 1957. Betty was a loving and caring babysitter of many area children. She enjoyed gardening and growing flowers and being entertained by her dog and cat. Betty loved to cook for family and friends, with no one ever going hungry. Most of all she enjoyed her family, especially her grandchildren. Betty was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great grandmother and friend to all who knew her.
She is survived by daughters Sadie Nunn and husband Rollie of Vandervoort, Arkansas; Johnnie Bell Keeney and husband Daniel of Vandervoort, Arkansas. Sons Basil David Neal and Frankie Jo of Vandervoort, Arkansas, Curtis Warren Neal of Vandervoort, Arkansas, Clyde Neal and Robby of Vandervoort, Arkansas.
14 grandchildren. 34 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild, and 3 half-sisters.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Lura Webb, husband John D. Neal, daughter Connie Jean Neal, one brother, one sister, two half- sisters, one grandchild, Sasha Neal and one great-grandchild Christian Smith.
Graveside services will be Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Cecil Chapel Cemetery with Brother Roy Brooks officiating under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Family and friend’s visitation will be at Mrs. Neal’s home (129 Hwy 246 East, in Cove, Arkansas) on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 5:00-7:00 p.m.