Carol Loy

Carol Neal Loy, 76, of Columbia died Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Summit Manor Nursing Home.

She was born March 22, 1943, in Adair County, to the late Johnnie Ormal and Helen Goodin Turner. She was a member of Columbia Baptist Church and a retail clerk for several businesses including the Style Shop where she worked for many years.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, George Neal and later married Thurman J. Loy, who also preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Scott Neal.

Her survivors include one daughter, Georgina (Tim) Roy of Columbia; two sons, Doug (Caitlyn) Neal and Mike (Cindy) Neal all of Lexington; one sister, Kay (James) Brock of Bowling Green; and eight grandchildren.

The funeral service was on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Johnson officiating.

Burial was in Haven Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Association would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

The casket bearers were Neal Rayburn, David Willis, Danny Downey, Billy Pickett, Steven Loy, and Brandon Sexton.

The honorary casket bearers were Kevin Brock, Jimmie Downey, Richard L. Walker, Charles Jones, John Nall, Danny Myers, and Codell Phipps.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.