Linda S. Neal (Bonham), 70, Anderson, went home to her Lord and Savior on February 17, 2021.
She was born December 7, 1950 in Anderson, the daughter of Edgar and Agnes Bonham.
Linda was a graduate of Madison Heights High School and married Donald E. Neal on June 27, 1970. They just recently celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary.
Linda had a God given talent for painting. She enjoyed teaching painting lessons for nearly 30 years where she formed lifelong friendships. Her talent was limitless. In addition to painting over hundreds of beautiful artworks, she also had a passion for making her own jewelry, molding and making dolls, sewing quilts, and handmade gifts and many other arts and crafts.
Linda was a loving wife and mother who loved spending time with her family and grandchildren. Linda loved the Lord and was a faithful woman of prayer. She could always be counted on to give a listening ear, words of encouragement, Godly advice, and heartfelt prayer. She had a joyous laugh and love for life that will be missed by all who knew her.
Linda is survived by her husband Donald Neal; two children, Brent (Melinda) Neal, Christie (Sean) Slade; two grandchildren, Joshua and Sarah Neal; sisters, Judy Helms, Kathy (Bill) Kirkpatrick, Connie (Tony) Gwaltney; mother-in-law, Letha Neal; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ron (Eve) Neal, Dan (Cindy) Neal, Becky (Charlie) Boles; many nieces, nephews and special friends.
A private family service will be held and burial will take place in East Maplewood Cemetery.
Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service handled the services.
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