, Port Arthur, Texas

May 15, 2013

Grace McNeal

The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR —    Grace McNeal, 77, of Port Arthur died Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Cypress Glen East Nursing Center.  She was a resident of Port Arthur for 60 years.

   She is survived by two daughters Catherine “Pookie” Soularie and Dorothy McNeal Joseph and a son she raised Judge Thompkins; one sister, Della Gillam and one sister-in-law, Mary LeBlanc all of Port Arthur; and a host of other relatives and friends.

    Services are scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013 at First Sixth Street Baptist Church with a viewing from 5 p.m. until service time with Pastor Thurman Bartie officiating.  

   A gravesite memorial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Peterson Cemetery in Jennings, Louisiana under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.