William Clayton Neal
EDMONTON – William Clayton Neal, 75, Edmonton, died Friday, July 26, 2013, at his residence. A native of Metcalfe County, he was a son of the late George and Flora Pierce Neal. He was a member of Big Meadow Baptist Church, and was a plumber for 51 years and a backhoe operator.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Carol Neal; two sons, Ronnie Lee Neal, and Michael David Neal and his wife Darlene, all of Glasgow; one daughter, Lisa Barrett and husband Cory, Glasgow; five grandchildren, Daniel Buchanan and wife Robin, Matthew Compton and wife Emily, Tyler Neal, David Neal, and Micah Neal; four great-grandchildren: Alisha, Cody, and Courtney Buchanan, and Gracie Compton; one brother, Thomas Neal, Edmonton; two sisters, Juanita Smith and husband Jackie, and Lois Edwards; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Monday at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Burial was in New Liberty Cemetery.
Mary Mitchell (Brooks) Oaks
NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Mary Mitchell (Brooks) Oaks, 70, of New Albany, Ind., passed into the arms of our Lord on Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital. Most of her close family and friends knew her by the name of “Mitch.” She was born in Glasgow, on Jan. 12, 1943, where she lived and attended school.
During Mitch’s adult life she worked as a Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) until she moved to New Albany, Ind. She then worked at Clark Memorial Hospital in the patient information department from which she retired for medical reasons.
Mitch is survived by her husband, Gary Lee Oaks, of New Albany, Ind.; her three sons, Gus Schlueter of Floyds Knobs, Ind., Brooks Groves (Amber), of San Antonio, Texas and Angelito Aquino, of Floyds Knobs, Ind.; her three grandchildren, Audrey Groves, Julianna Groves, and Noah Groves, all from San Antonio, Texas. Mitch is preceded in death by her father, Herbert Brooks; mother, Mary Elizabeth Brooks (Rutledge) and her brother, Roy Douglas Brooks.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 31, 2013 from 1 to 8 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany). Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. A private burial will take place in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery in Glasgow.