James A. Veal – BedfordJames A. Veal
November 1, 1943 – September 4, 2016
James A. Veal, 72, of Bedford, died Sunday, September 4, 2016 at his residence.
Born November 1, 1943 in Bedford, he was the son of Raymond and Marjorie (Combs) Veal. He retired from General Motors, was a lifetime member of the American Legion, a U.S. Air Force Veteran and a HAM radio operator.
Survivors include, one son, Jim A. Veal, Jr. of Columbus, IN, a son-in- law, Danny Gerkin of Bedford; two grandsons,
Toby and Taylor Gerkin, both of Bedford and a sister, Pat Spinks-Stewart of Florida.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Rayjean Gerkin.
Private services will be held in Green Hill Cemetery at a later date with military rites accorded. Visitation will be from 4 pm until 8 pm on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at the Day &Carter Mortuary.
Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.