Frances Rhodes Neal, 94, of Malvern, Arkansas passed peacefully on Monday, May 13, 2019. She was born on August 22, 1924 in Sheridan, Arkansas to Frank and Mary Ollie Piper Rhodes. Frances was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clovis Townley; husband, George Neal; daughter, Mary Neal; and great-grandsons, Braxton McPherson and Zane Quinn.
She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Townley of Glen Rose; three grandchildren, Jason Brotherton, Revonna Brotherton, and Cynthia (Robert) Chapman; nine great-grandchildren; and 14 great great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in the chapel of Roller-Ballard Funeral Home, 306 S. Main Street, Benton, Arkansas 72015, (501) 315-4047. Interment will be private at the Chapel Hill Cemetery in Sparkman, Arkansas. Serving as pallbearers are Michael Morgan, Blake Morgan, Corey Breshears, Tuffy Breshears, Cody Ridling, Brayden Quinn, and Jason Brotherton.
A time of visitation will be held Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.