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Laurel Land Funeral Home & Memorial Park

7100 Crowley RD, Fort Worth, TX

OBITUARY

Neal Eaton

July 22, 1928July 27, 2020

Sidney Neal Eaton, 92, of Mansfield Texas passed away on July 27, 2020. He was Born on July 22, 1928 in Mullin Texas Funeral Service: 10 am August 3, 2020 at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 9 am to 10 am hour prior to service. Interment: Laurel Land Memorial Park.

Neal was a 7th generation Texan born to a pioneer family who came to Texas in 1833. He joined the Army, and was stationed in Guam in 1949 as part of the 780th Field Artillery before serving two years of duty in Korea. In 1950, Neal married his lifelong sweetheart, Laura Nell Bush and began a 66 year love affair and together became successful business owners in Mansfield.

Neal is Preceded by his wife of 65 years, Laura Nell Bush; son, Thomas Earl Eaton; and parents, Earl Houston Eaton and Naomi Biggs Eaton. He is survived by daughter, Sharon Ann Eaton Sandoval, Alvarado Texas, and son Timothy Neal Eaton, Mansfield Texas. grandchildren; Amanda Brooke Slaughter Eaton PHD, Denver Colorado, Susan Delane Eaton Hibdon, Arlington Texas, Billy Floyd Eaton, Mansfield, Texas, Andy Lorenzo Sandoval, Albuquerque New Mexico, Laura Nicole Eaton, Fort Worth Texas, Natalie Hope Eaton Hahn, Fort Worth Texas; fifteen Great Grand Children.

  • PALLBEARERS

  • Billy Eaton
  • Holten Eaton
  • Lorenzo Sandoval
  • Michael Callaham
  • Clint Bush
  • Lyndell Hahn
  • Ken Brown, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Paul Brown, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Duane Brown, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Ric Bush, Honorary Pallbearer
  • James Prescott, Honorary Pallbearer
  • H.R. Gray, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Keith Maxwell, Honorary Pallbearer
  • David Mitchell, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Don Prater, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Dean Ritchey, Honorary Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, August 3, 2020

  • Celebration of Life

    Monday, August 3, 2020

Memories

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Judy Prescott

August 7, 2020

Our love and prayers are being sent to the Eaton family!

"We are never ready to say goodbye forever,
Even though we know it is a part of life.
Hearts are heavy for losing you, but as we mourn
Your death, we also celebrate your life."

Uncle Neal may be gone, but he will never be forgotten. He is with us in spirit and in our hearts. The blessing he has left is his living legacy of Tim and Sharon and all the Eaton family.
Judy Bush Prescott

LOyde and Gloria ,Bruce

August 1, 2020

So sorry. Neil and Laura were a special couple.
We met them in Canton Texas in 2001 at a Good Sam rally, went with them to Kansas and New Mexico to rally’s before returning home To Prince Edward Island Canada in May 2001. Shortly after they phoned and said they were driving up to see us.
They drove the 2500 hundred miles to our campground and visited with us for 2 weeks, what memories we have of them both.
They truly were special people who loved the Lord.
Rest In Peace.
Cherish your memories, God Bless.

Raymond Meeks

July 31, 2020

Tim, I was blessed to have known your parents. As you miss them, cherish your memories of them and recall how they embraced life. Wishing you peace in your time of sorrow.

gloria delmar

July 31, 2020

We know you will miss Neal, but be comforted knowing he has gone to his reward in Heaven. Hebrews 6:19, "Jesus Christ is the Hope that Anchors our Soul." With Christ's Love, Jay & Gloria Delmar

Kelley Cope

July 29, 2020

Neal and Laura were both such lovely people, and I always enjoyed visiting with them. They will be missed, and my love and sympathies to my dear friend Tim and all the Eaton family.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

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