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Doris Marie O’Neal

September 15, 1934 - January 10, 2021
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Funeral service for Mrs. Doris Marie O’Neal, age 86, of Nashville, TN, formerly of Fayetteville, will be conducted at 3 PM on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. James Strope officiating. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:30 PM until 3 PM on Thursday at Higgins.

Doris was born on September 15, 1934 in Lincoln Co., TN to the late Floyd and Decie May Thompson. She attended Howell Hill Baptist Church, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Mrs. O’Neal passed away on January 10, 2021 at her residence.

Survivors include her children, Diane (Gary) Brent of Nashville, Donna (Hank) Parker of LaVergne, Denise (Tim) Warren of Decherd, and John (Cynthia) Boles of Flintville; grandchildren, Jason (Stephanie) Mathis, Rob Mathis, Robert (Elizabeth) Fleming, Danitta Bradford-Moffett, Janna (Keith) Sloan, David Moffett, Daniel Jackson, and Bud (Brandi) Boles; 18 great-grandchildren, nieces, Brenda (Kenny) Jeans, and Dianna McBay; several cousins; and beloved pets, Buffy and Dottie. In addition to her parents, Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Robert “Bobby” O’Neal; daughter, Mary Danitta O’Neal; sister, Mardell McBay; and nephew, Dennis McBay.

Memorials may be made to the Fayetteville Lincoln County Animal Shelter, 1718 Pulaski Highway, Fayetteville, TN 37334.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Doris Marie O’Neal.

Schedule of Services
  • Service Location
  • Higgins Funeral Home
  • Visitation
  • Date: January 14, 2021
    Time: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
  • Service
  • Date: January 14, 2021
    Time: 3:00 PM