Mrs. Doris June Neel, 87, of Leakesville, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at her home. She loved to cook and care for her garden. Mrs. Neel was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church in Leakesville. She cherished her time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Wirt Neel, Jr.; her parents, Luther and Mellie Dearman; brothers, George Dearman, Buster Dearman, Terry Dearman, O’Donald Dearman; and sisters, Macie Snellgrove and Barbara Clay.
Left to cherish her memories is her son, Ricky Neel (Deborah); daughters, Diane Stevens (Allen) and Kathy Jones (Johnny); brothers, Jarvis Dearman, G. L. Dearman, and Doug Dearman; four grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019 at 2 pm with visitation beginning at 12 pm at Freeman Funeral Home. Interment will be in the McLeod Magnolia Cemetery with Bro. Phillip Price officiating. Online condolences can be given at freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home – Leakesville is in charge of the arrangements.