Margaret J. "Sissy" Neal, 83, of Little Rock, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014. She was born in England, Ark., to George Thomas "G.T." and Lillian Rollins and was a member of Markham Street Baptist Church. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother, and a superb cook who loved to garden and watch birds.

Preceded in death by her parents, husband, L.D. Neal and brother, Carl Rollins, she is survived by her sons, Steve Neal (Debbie) of Conway, David Neal (Donna) of Little Rock and Roger Neal of North Little Rock; daughter, Kelly Neal (Michael) of Little Rock; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Services were held Saturday, April 12 at Little Rock Funeral Home and officiated by Rev. James McClintock. Burial followed at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens in Beebe. Memorials may be made to Markham Street Baptist Church, 9701 W. Markham, Little Rock, AR 72205.

Arrangements by Little Rock Funeral Home.

Neal’s online guestbook may be signed at