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Nellie O'Neal

Tuesday, October 11, 2005

PUXICO - Nellie R. O'Neal, 66, died Oct. 10, 2005, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff.

Born April 12, 1939, in Broseley, daughter of the late Nathaniel and Trannie Adkins Moran, she had been a resident of Dexter for several years and moved to the Puxico area 17 years ago. She attended the Corinth General Baptist Church near Puxico.

On Dec. 24, 1982, in Fisk, she married Russell O'Neal, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one son, George Tibbs Jr. of Kingsford, Mich.; two daughters, Carmen Tibbs of South Holland, Ill., and Tracy Powers of Lee Summit; one stepson, Bryan O'Neal of San Mateo, Calif.; two brothers, Charles Moran of Fisk and Bob Moran of Usk, Wash.; one sister, Melba Jean Meritt of Springfield; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one stepson, Adam O'Neal.

Visitation is at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday.

Burial will follow in the Rock Hill Cemetery near Puxico.