Neal L. Haynes

Feb. 28, 1932

Oct. 6, 2013

Neal L. Haynes, 81, of Midlothian passed away Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013 in Tyler.

Graveside service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Lingleville East End Cemetery, Lingleville, Texas. Visitation with the family will be from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Neal was born on Feb. 28, 1932 to the late John David Haynes and Willie Mae Fanning in Lingleville. He married Una Christine Willet Haynes on Dec. 30, 1970 in Durant, Okla. Neal was retired and had worked as president and business manager of the International Union of Operating Local #714 in Dallas. He served in the U.S. Navy and had lived in the Midlothian community for 34 years.

Neal is survived by his wife, Una; son, Billy Neal Haynes of La Grange, Texas; daughter, Cheryl Ann Haynes of Atlanta, Ga.; three sisters, Barbara Blocker of Chico, Texas, Marjorie Philips of Lingleville and Shirley Laster of Weatherford, Texas; step-son, Michael Claunch of Irving, Texas; step-daughter, Sandee Claunch Hanna of Maypearl; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

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