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James Neal Donald

June 22, 1967 — July 6, 2023



James “Neal” Donald, 56, of Biloxi, MS passed away suddenly on Thursday, July 6th, 2023 and entered the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

Neal was born on June 22, 1967 in Atlanta, Georgia to James “Calvin” Donald and Jeannie Elizabeth Donald.

Neal was a loving, gentle man who adored his family and friends. He was loved and cherished by many.

Neal was preceded in death by his dad, Calvin Donald; sister, Suzanne Renner; aunts, Ginger Ray and Fredna Cook (Ray); and uncle, Billy Ray. Neal is survived by his beloved mother, Jeannie Donald; devoted sister, Rhonda Wentzell (Kyrt); aunt, Gail Hambrick (Dave); nieces, Rachael Lee (Matthew), Rebecca Wilson (Kenneth) and Kyra De Oliveira (Daniel); nephews, Kolyn Wentzell and Karsyn Wentzell; cousins, Matthew Hambrick, Alison Keefe (Shawn), Emery Keefe, John Cook and Chris Cook; great nephews, Trevor Terrell, David Calvin “D.C.” Parkhill, and Enzo Wilson; and great niece, Zoey Lee.

Neal will be sadly missed by the family dog, Angel.

Neal’s entire family would like to thank the staff at Coastal Community Care GC PACT for their love and care throughout the years.

Neal’s family and friends are invited to gather for a visitation from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home, Howard Avenue in Biloxi on Friday, July 14, 2023. A graveside service will follow at Southern Memorial Park at 2:00 p.m.

The family has requested that remembrances be made in the form of contributions to your favorite mental health organization or the Humane Society of South Mississippi.

“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.” Psalm 116:15

Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of James “Neal” Donald.

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Service Schedule

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Friday, July 14, 2023

12:30 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Home - Howard Avenue

675 Howard Avenue, Biloxi, MS 39530

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Graveside Service

Friday, July 14, 2023

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