Neal Hanson Merchant, age 75, of San Antonio, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020, in San Antonio. He was born on Thursday, March 30, 1944, in Big Spring to JC Wallace and Ruth Doreen (Adams) Merchant.
He is survived by sons, Neal H. Smith, Neal A. Merchant and wife Valary, and Steven Merchant; and daughters, Debbie Breiten and husband Clifton, Cindy Rice and husband Wesley, Karen Thompson and husband Larry, and Cheryl Harwood and wife Deanna.
Neal is also survived by his grandchildren, Randall Breiten, Desiree Thompson, Ashley Merchant, Scott Palmer, Shelby Merchant, Caty Hale, Neal A. Merchant Jr., Benjamin Merchant, Zowee Latham, Kole Latham, and Joshua Merchant.
Visitation will be held at Hurley Funeral Home, 118 W. Oaklawn Road in Pleasanton, from 2-8 p.m., with the family receiving friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Thursday, February 13. Graveside service and interment will be held at Tumlinson Cemetery, on Tumlinson Road outside Leming, at 2 p.m., Friday, February 14.