Umar Saddiq, age 74 of East Knoxville, departed life Tuesday, May 18, 2021. He worked at Oakridge National Laboratory for 43 years. He is preceded in death by father, James E. Neal; mother, Thelma I Neal, and daughter, Stacey Milbourne. He is survived by daughter, Kathryn Saddiq; grandchildren, Parker Saddiq and Tierra Milbourne, of Withams, VA and 4 great grandchildren; brothers, Charles Neal and Frank Neal, of Knoxville; sister, Patricia(Gray) Neal, of Knoxville; special nephew, Maurice McAllister and a host of other nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Thursday, May 20, 2021 from 6 pm – 8 pm at Loudon Funeral Home. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.loudonfuneralhome.net. Loudon Funeral Home and Cremations is in charge of the arrangements.