He was born on November 16, 1957, in Coahoma, MS to the late Ethel O'Neal. The late Moses O'Neal was his stepfather. He was united in matrimony to Vickie Marie (Hokes) O'Neal on May 7, 1984, for 37 years. From this union, one child was born. He worked for the City of Dermott for 24 years. He loved to watch sci-fi & listen to music. He left an impression on all those he met. He confessed in Christ at the School Street Church of Christ under Brother William H. Hines' leadership.
Two sisters preceded him in death, Bertha (O'Neal) Plummer (Otha), of Dermott, AR & Reola O'Neal (Matt) in Pine Bluff, AR.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Vickie Marie (Hokes)O'Neal (Dermott, AR), daughter, Angela O'Neal (Little Rock, AR), grandson, Wesley Hanson (Little Rock, AR), sister Marietta O'Neal (Dermott, AR) & brothers Michael O'Neal (Dermott, AR), Joseph O'Neal (Pine Bluff, AR), Joe Lee O'Neal (California) & Willie O'Neal (California) and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.