Susan Marie Rose Neral Gandy
Services were held August 2, 2022, at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Susan Marie Rose Neral Gandy of Madison, Mississippi, who worked professionally as Dr. Susan Neral.
She died on July 28, 2022, at the St. Dominic Memorial Hospital.
She is survived by her husband, Dr. Michael Gandy; her daughter, Theresa Patiño (Dr. Gilberto Patiño); granddaughters Emilia Patiño; Ana Patiño; and Laura Patiño; brothers E. William Neral (Phyllis); Deacon Gene P. Neral (the late Barbara); Robert Neral (Pam); sister Patricia Neral Campbell (Tom); and many nieces and nephews on both sides of her family.
She was predeceased by her parents Edward W. Neral and Rose M. Neral and a brother Charles Neral.
Professionally, Dr. Neral was a gifted psychologist and administrator, working in the Child Development Clinic and overseeing the inauguration of the Office of Medical Student Education at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, in addition to practicing psychology at the medical center. Following her service at UMMC, Dr. Neral improved lives through the private practice of psychology in both Ridgeland and Madison, Mississippi.