Helen Janette (Davis) NeCamp Neal, 88, of rural Frankfort, died April 18, 2018 at The Willows at Fritz Farm in Lexington, Kentucky. Born January 12, 1930 in Paintsville, Kentucky to Harry and Hazel (Williams) Davis. On November 3, 1967, she married Joseph NeCamp and he preceded her in death on November 19, 1995. She married James F. Neal on May 22, 1999 at the Lakeside Park Presbyterian Church at Lakeside Park, Kentucky and he survives. Mrs. Neal was a graduate of Paintsville High School in Kentucky. She earned her A.B degree in 1952 from Asbury College in Wilmore, KY and her Master’s Degree in Elementary Education from Northern Kentucky University. She taught for 28 years at Beechwood Elementary in Fort Mitchell, KY retiring in 1986. She moved to Indiana in 1999. She was a member of the Kentucky Retired Teacher’s Association, Kenton Heights Women’s Club and the Antioch Church Women’s Group. She was a member of Lakeside Presbyterian Church in Kentucky and Antioch Church in Frankfort, Ind.
Visitation and Services
A funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 22, 2108, at Antioch Church, 4625 South State Road 39, Frankfort. Friends may visit from 1 p.m. until the time of service at the church. Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 South Main Street, Frankfort is honored to assist the Neal family. Memorial donations may be made in Helen’s honor to St. Vincent Hospice, Clinton County Cancer Fund, or Antioch Church.
Husband: James F. Neal of rural Frankfort, IN, Daughter: Harriet (husband: Marc) Carey of Sparta, KY, Son: James Edwin (wife: Jana) Kirk of Naples, FL, 3 Step-Sons: Charles (Barbara) Neal of Greensburg, IN, H. Steven (Jennifer) Neal of Kirklin, IN, David M. (Melody) Neal of Michigantown, IN, 1 Step-Daughter: Joyclyn Neal of rural Frankfort, IN, Sister: Martha Royalty of Richmond, KY, 3 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchild, 12 Step Grandchildren, and several Step Great Grandchildren.