– Imo, 84, was born in Vandervoort, AR on November 18, 1932
the third of eight girls born in Kermit and Ollie (Chism)
Parker. She attended school in Arkansas and at Cloverdale
Elementary in Turner.
married Howard Neal on July 23, 1948 and they had four
children. She was preceded in death by her parents, one
sister, her husband and daughter, Annette. Imo is survived by
six sisters, daughters Ima Neal and Caroll Brandt and son
David Neal all of Turner. Her grandchildren are: Ima’s
children, Scott and Jerad Neal. Caroll’s children: Cindy
Delamarter, Tim Brandt, Debbie Kennard and Tony Brandt.
Annette’s daughter; Taylen Peterson. Imo’s
great-grandchildren are: Ava Neal, Adam, Marcus, Leah and
Kahryn Delamarter, Daria, Caden and Luke Brandt, Everett and
Daphne Kennard, Samuel, Abigail, David and Jane Brandt.
diagnosed with cancer in 2007 and for over ten years fought
hard to beat the disease. She died at home, being lovingly
cared for by her grandson and his wife, Jerad and Misty Neal.
Imo was much loved and will be missed greatly.
service will be on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 3:00 pm at the
Aumsville Pentecostal Church of God. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.