The Obituary for Mr. Albert O’Neal Rowe (Chambers & Tallapoosa Counties)


Mr. Albert O’Neal Rowe, 64 of Dadeville, AL passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika, AL.

Graveside Services will be held on Monday, July 20, 2020, 10:00 a.m. CST at Spring Hill Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery in Camp Hill, AL, Elder Greg Brown; Officiating.

Neal leaves a legacy of love to the love of his life, Geraldine Turner. Through this relationship, Neal gained  Dametrius Turner (Demetrius), LaTorria Turner, and Condola Wright (Jocelyn). Neal loved each of them and served as their surrogate father. Neal’s passion centered around the children who knew him as Paw-Paw: Janeelan Floyd, Elijah Turner, Charzale Davis, Alayah Stowe and Caden Slaughter.

Neal leaves two sisters who loved him dearly. He called the younger sister “Sis” and the older sister “Girl”: Clara Heard (Larry) and Shirley Sullivan (Billy); two sisters-in-law: Nancy Rowe and Bernice Rowe. Neal was loved by his nieces and nephews: Maurice Trailor, Lisa Heard, Taneaka Houser (Demond), Adrienne Rowe,  Jamie Sullivan, Amie Heard Agee (Terence), Jennifer Heard,  Brian Rowe, and Timothy Rowe, several great-nieces and great-nephews; one uncle, James Smith; four aunts, Maxine Smith, Marilyn Smith, Lucille Holston, and Ruthie Green (Willie), a host of cousins, friends, and loved ones. He leaves to cherish three special cousins: Carol Douthard (Kenny), Denise Alexander (Frank) and Kaleena Burkes. He had one very special friend, Roger Woody.

Seroyer Funeral Home of Lafayette, AL is directing.