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Alan McNeal

June 25, 1963 — April 2, 2021


HEADLAND.… Alan McNeal, a resident of Headland, Alabama, passed away Friday afternoon, April 2, 2021, at a Dothan hospital. He was 57.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 A.M. Monday, April 5, 2021, at Wright Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel with Reverend Sam White officiating. Burial will follow in the Gardens of Memory Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 until 6:00 P.M. Sunday at Wright Funeral Home & Crematory. At other times the family will be at the family residence; 5765 Headland Avenue, Dothan, Alabama 36303.

Alan was born in Dothan, Alabama to James Charles McNeal and the late Joyce Elaine Purvis McNeal. He has lived in Headland his entire life. He was a 1982 Graduate of Headland High School. He was retired from the Michelin Dothan Manufacturing. After his retirement he worked with Great Southern in Abbeville, AL and also Lewis Inc in Headland, AL.

Along with his mother, he also was preceded in death by a half-brother, Chucky McNeal; his father-in-law, Wayne Sauls; his nephew, David “Cricket” McNeal; and his great-nephew, Maxton Hughes.

Leaving to cherish his memories are his wife, Tara Sauls McNeal; his daughter, Haley McNeal Herring (Clay); his son, Jared McNeal; his granddaughter, Madelyn McNeal; his father, James Charles McNeal (Martha); his brother, Mike McNeal (Cathy), all of Headland, AL; his half-brothers, P.C. Brown (Charlotte) of Dothan, AL, Mack Jarrett (Sandra) of Haleburg, AL; a half-sister, Debbie Brown Bond (Gary) of Hanover, PA; his mother-in-law, Norma Sauls of Dothan, AL; his sister-in-law, Karla Jones (Jeff) of Huntsville, AL; several nieces and nephews.

Serving as active pallbearers will be Clint Voak , Colby Martin, Josh Pavlick, Earl Teal, Brent Warr, Tyler Gates, Aaron Bailey, and Dylan Slater.

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