Louie Evans Veal Jr., 85, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, at his residence surrounded by his family. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, at West View Cemetery with the Rev. Bill Ayers officiating.
Mr. Veal was born in Milledgeville but had made his home in Wilkinson County. He was retired from Engelhard Kaolin. He served in the United States Army with the 11th Airborne Division. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louie and Nina Frost Veal, his wife, Mary Nell Layfield Veal, a son Louie Evans Veal III, brother, Ernest Veal, and sister, Carol Veal. He was a member of Heartland Baptist Church.
Survivors include his sons, Arthur Don Veal and Kevin E. Veal (Amy), his daughter, Mary Nell Mathews (Ronnie) all of Milledgeville; a granddaughter, Michelle Yates; eight grandchildren, Laralee Veal, Cole Veal, Levi Veal, Kenzie Veal, Kaniesha Yates, Demitria Mapp, Keaun Yates and Jayden Yates;
and one great great-granddaughter, Maddie'lynn Kole Veal.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Baptist Church, 107 Collins Circle, Milledgeville, Ga. 31061.
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Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on October 26, 2017