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Benjamin Gerald Neal, Jr.

January 24, 1944 — March 14, 2022

Benjamin Gerald Neal, Jr.

Benjamin Gerald Neal, Jr., 78, of Clayton, passed away peacefully in Wilson on Monday. A Memorial Service will be held via Zoom, broadcasted by the family on April 2, 2022.


Ben is survived by his loving wife, Rita Neal of Clayton; sons, Terry Neal and Benjamin David Neal and wife, Joy; grandchildren, Cole Neal, Blake Neal, Eli Neal, Kara Neal Thompson and husband, Trevor, Shelby Neal, and Allison Neal; sister, Niki Curry and husband, Lawrence and brother, William Neal.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin Gerald Neal and Parthenia Cooper Neal; several nephews and nieces that he loved very much and a host of loving friends.

Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at

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Memorial Service

Saturday, April 2, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Meeting ID: 850 0867 8909
Passcode: 2022

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