Funeral service for Jimmy Carl Veal, age 69, of Quinlan will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, April 22, 2022 at Quinlan Funeral Home with Rev. Shannon Salsman officiating and Wayne Copeland, Mario Alarcon, Elisha Copeland, Danny Bailey, Shannon Salsman, and Billy Byerly serving as pallbearers. Visitation will begin two hours prior to the service. Jimmy passed away peacefully in his sleep. He will be missed by his wife of thirty years and by his extended family.
Jimmy was born on November 7, 1952 in Grapevine, Texas to Aulty Verdell Veal and Mary Grace Summers Green. He married Sally De Los Santos Veal January 10, 1992 in Dallas, Texas. Jimmy served his country honorably in the Army. He was a handyman who enjoyed spoiling his grandkids. He loved to preach and was a member of North Shore Gospel Church in Quinlan.
Jimmy is survived by his wife, Sally Veal; daughers, Deandra Copeland and husband, Wayne, Patricia Alarcon and husband, Mario, and Josephine Parrent; grandchildren, Elisha, Eli, Gabriel, Dustin, and Lilly; sister, Patricia McNary and husband, Jim; brother, Dale Veal and wife, Deborah; brother William Veal and wife, Waline; sister, Charlene Chamberlain; bonus mom, Bessie Veal; stepbrothers, Charles Beck and wife, Lela, and Danny Beck; sister-in-law, Sandra De Los Santos; brother-in-law, Raymond De Los Santos, Jr.; along with numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family, and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Grace Summers Green; father, Aulty Verdell Veal; sister, Elizabeth Annette Tollison; bonus dad, Charles W. Chamberlain; and father-in-law, Raymond De Los Santos.
The family gives their thanks to the Vitas Hospice staff for their wonderful care and compassion.