Martha Neal Galloway
GASTONIA – Martha Rachel Neal Galloway, 93, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on November 27, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
She was a native of Lincoln County, born March 19, 1926 to the late Green Berry Neal and Florence Rachel Leonhardt Neal.
In addition to her parents; she was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, James E Galloway; siblings, Ada, Shirley, Ervin, John Adam, Alvin, Marvin, and Odell Neal.
She was a member of Fraley Memorial Baptist Church where she was very active. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother; and was a dear and loyal friend to all. Martha truly loved the Lord.
Survivors include her daughters, Nalene Hall, Rachel Hamilton and husband Luke; and a son, James N. Galloway; grandchildren, Steven and Christine Queen, Lanny and Pam Queen, Sondra and Shane Caughey, Jamie and Kim Queen,
Wendy and Mackenzie Hamilton, Heather Boykin, Brandon and Ashley Jolly, Stephanie Costner; great-grandchildren, Brittany Queen, Tyler Queen, Libby Queen, Alexandria Caughey, Dakota Caughey, Scott Queen, Jamie Lee Queen, Caramia Boykin, Harper Jolly, Ethan Costner, Devan Costner and Hayleigh Costner; a brother, Joe Neal and many nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Life service will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, November 29th at Fraley Memorial Baptist Church,3025 Fraley Church Road, Gastonia, NC 28054 with Dr. Warner Doles and Rev. Charles Keller officiating.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 prior to the service.
Entombment will be at Gaston Memorial Park Mausoleum D.
Pallbearers will be Shane Caughey, Dakota Caughey, Steven Queen, Lanny Queen, Jamie Queen,
In lieu of flowers, Please make Memorials to Fraley Memorial Baptist Church, PO Box 775, Lowell, NC 28098 or Gaston Hospice, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.
The family would like to send a heartfelt thank you to Gaston Hospice and their wonderful staff for their loving care.
Online condolences may be made at: www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com
Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia, NC (704) 864-5144 is serving the family.