HORTENSE — Mason Alfred Neeld, 70 of Hortense and longtime resident of Brunswick, departed this life Saturday, March 28, 2020 at his residence. Neeld was the son of the late Curtis H. Neeld and Dorothy Rose H. Neeld. He was a graduate of Glynn Academy Class of 1969, and a graduate of Atlanta College of Art and Design. As a painter of wildlife, Neeld was a very accomplished artist who sold his works throughout the nation. He was also an avid fisherman and reader of history. In addition to his parents, Neeld was preceded in death by his wife, Brenda D. Neeld; a sister, Cheryl N. Hogarth and her husband, Gerald D. Hogarth; and a sister-in-law, Gina H. Neeld. Survivors include two brothers, Hilton Neeld of Brunswick, and Thad Neeld and wife, Sherry, of Thalmann; a sister, Lynne N. Arnold and husband, Steve, of Crystal River, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews. A family celebration of life will be held at a later date. Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home are entrusted with arrangements.