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Robert B Neal

Robert B Neal

CEO/Owner

People ask me all the time, “How do you do what you do every day?” I always respond the same way, “It’s my ministry, it’s what God has planned for my life.” At the age of eight, I had a very traumatic experience. My great grandmother passed away and we were very close. I felt such a loss in my life. I was afraid, confused, sad and angry, all at the same time. When we arrived at the funeral home, there was a man that led our family around and directed us in what we were supposed to do. I was so curious by this man’s job that I started asking questions. At that time, there was no such thing as the internet, so I went to the library to find my answers. During my research, I developed a huge fascination for the funeral industry. Growing up in a home with a religious background, evangelists would often tell me, that when I grew up I was going to be a preacher. I never understood why they would say such a thing, it never felt that way to me. In the eighth grade, I was asked to write a career paper. Because I had already done most of the research, and having my fascination with the funeral industry, I wrote my paper on becoming a funeral director. This laid the foundation for the direction my life would soon take. I didn’t know how I was going to get there, but I knew that I wanted to be a funeral director. I wanted to take care of people. 

After high school, I joined the Marine Corp. and used my GI Bill to attend funeral directing school. After that, I went to work for a few funeral homes in the Houston area. I listened and learned from that experience. I also learned that I had a greater sense of compassion for those that were hurting. I needed to build my own funeral home, and that way I could give people the kind of care they deserved. At age twenty five, I went into construction with one bulldozer. After three years in the excavation industry, I met my wife. I told her my dream of owning a funeral home and about my passion to care for people. Together, we built a successful excavation company, knowing we were one step closer to building our own funeral home. When I turned 35, we reached our goal and broke ground on 200 S. Washington, Cleveland Texas. After building and operating Neal Funeral Home, I then realized that the evangelists from my past were not mistaken. Neal Funeral Home is our ministry and I am often asked to preach for the loss of loved ones.

It is such an honor when families entrust us with their precious loved ones. I am filled with gratitude for the life and calling that God has given me. I share with each family I meet, that without a relationship with God and an understanding of the one that gave us life, it’s impossible to withstand the loss of losing a life. God has given me a gift to love hurting people. He uses me to wrap his arms around each hurting family, to love them as he loves.

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Victoria Neal

Victoria Neal

Wife of CEO/Owner



Lynn Oswalt

Lynn Oswalt

Funeral Director

Lynn is a graduate of Temple Christian School in Dallas Texas and a 1994 graduate of Dallas Institute of Funeral Service. He has been married to his wife Christie for 17 years. Lynn has 6 children and a loyal golden retriever named Bolt. 

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William Douglas

William Douglas

Funeral Director

William (Bill) Miles Douglas, 83, of Cleveland, Texas passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2020 He was born on Saturday, October 17, 1936 in Austin, Texas. 

Bill Douglas, was a very unique man.  He came to Cleveland Texas in 1973 and ran the Tri County Funeral Home, which later became Probst Funeral Home.  He owned and operated Escort Embalming Service in Houston, Texas, he worked for SCI, then he returned to Cleveland and worked many years for Pace Stancil Funeral Home, he then worked for Neal Funeral Home from 2005 to present.  He loved to fish and play poker with all his friends. Bill loved helping people, he loved being around people.  He will be sorely missed by all who know him and those he worked with.  He was a great man.


Charles Edward Walker

Charles Edward Walker

Funeral Director



Judy Davis

Judy Davis

Funeral Director

Judy Davis is a native Texan. She was born in Houston and attended M.B. Smiley High School. She was the Houston Chronicle Newspaper Distributor for over 20 years in this area. She has 5 children, 16 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

After her husband's death in 2005, she began her studies at Amarillo College, where she graduated in the top 10% of her class, with a degree in mortuary science.

Judy began to work at Neal Funeral Home in January 2008, and performed all of her apprentice and hands-on training here. 

She continues to work as one of our funeral directors and says she is appreciative to have the opportunity to serve our families with love and compassion by helping to honor their loved one.

Telephone: 1-281-592-2341


Neal Funeral Home Senior Staff

Neal Funeral Home Senior Staff



Lisa Fulcher

Lisa Fulcher

Office Manager/Accounts Manager

Lisa is a native of Texas with a little Louisiana mixed in to spice things up. She chose to stay home to raise her children while working intermittently through out their childhood as they traveled frequently when the kids were young to give them new experiences and a chance to explore different parts of America while their father worked. When the children reached the age that it benefited them to be settled in one place they once again returned to Splendora, Texas making their home there. Lisa, and her husband Kenny have enjoyed raising their kids and now look forward to an empty nest and new adventures. 

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Auralio Espinoza

Auralio Espinoza

Grounds keeper & Cemetery Crew



Preas 'Chokey' Ryan

Preas "Chokey" Ryan

Funeral Assistant



Michael Walker

Michael Walker

Funeral Assistant USN Veteran



Pam Garland

Pam Garland

Funeral Assistant



Jody Garland

Jody Garland

Funeral Assistant



Brianna Boddie

Brianna Boddie

Funeral Assistant



Sheryl Youngblood

Sheryl Youngblood

Funeral Assistant



Dorothy Donahue

Dorothy Donahue

Funeral Assistant



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