Henry Lee Leonard
Funeral services for Henry Lee Leonard, 81, of Sicily Island, were held at Young's Community Memorial Funeral Home on Sunday, August 1, 2010, with Rev. George Bates and Rev. Jack Knapp officiating. Burial followed at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Young's Community Memorial Funeral Home in Winnsboro.
Mr. Leonard was born Sept. 28, 1928 in Denham Springs, La., and passed away Thursday, July 29, 2010 at his residence in Sicily Island. He was a diesel mechanic, and a member of the First Pentecostal Church of Jonesville. He served in the US. Air Force.
He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Leonard; mother, Bessie (McDonald) Leonard; first wife, Clotiel Leonard; and two grandsons: Byron Whatley and Nathan Whatley.
Survivors include his wife, Bettie (Duhon) Leonard of Sicily Island; two daughters: Diaine Herrington and husband Daryl of Winnsboro; Sandra Jackson and husband Nick of Sicily Island; son, Douglas Leonard and wife Lee Ann of Sicily Island; brother, Tommy Leonard of San Diego, Calif.; stepsister, Pat Guditus of Alexandria, Va.; five grandchildren: Chareale McCarthy, Twyla Herrington, Brandy Curtis, Dustin Leonard, and Crystal Whatley; nine great-grandchildren, two step-children, and five step-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Earl Chaudoin, Tommy Gough, Tinker Roberts, Garvis Sandell, Carter Robertson, and Randy Roberts.
To leave an online condolence for the family please visit www.youngscommunity.com.
Judy Denise Lord
Funeral services for Judy Denise Lord, 54, of Newellton, were held Saturday, July 31, 2010 at Newellton United Pentecostal Church with Rev. W. L. Tullos officiating under the direction of Gill First National Funeral Home in Winnsboro. Burial followed at Legion Memorial Cemetery
Mrs. Lord was born on May 22, 1956, at Lake Providence, La., to the union of her parents: Cleveland and Doris Orr McDaniel, and died on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at her residence near Newellton.
Mrs. Lord was a homemaker and a member of the United Pentecostal Church in Newellton. She is preceded in death by her father: Cleveland McDaniel and one brother: Jerry Lynn McDaniel.
She is survived by her husband of 27 years: George "Tommy" Lord of Newellton; two sons: Paul Edward Hosea and wife Susan Hage of Newellton, and Thomas Lord and wife Cassie LeAnn of Columbia; mother: Doris Parcels of Newellton; three sisters: Johnnie Faye Straight, Lou Ann Jinks, and Loretta Lynn Daves; three brothers: Ronald Gene McDaniel, Danny Wayne McDaniel, and Cleveland Thomas "Rabbit" McDaniel; four grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were John Daves Jr, Christopher Daves, William Lord III, Benjamin Lord, Kenny Jordan, and Thomas McDaniel.
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Tony Joseph Tuminello
A Mass celebrating the life of Tony Joseph Tuminello was held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 30, 2010, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Shreveport. Officiating was Father Charles Glorioso of Christ The King Catholic Church. Interment followed in St. Joseph Cemetery, Shreveport.
Visitation was from 4-7 p.m. Thursday evening at Rose-Neath Marshall
Street Chapel followed by a Rosary.
Tony was born August 8, 1921 in Belcher, La., and passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2010, with his loving wife of 55 years by his side. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Army. Tony was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Winnsboro. He retired as owner and operater of Tuminello's Service Station. Tony was a loving family man and will be missed dearly.
His parents, seven sisters and one brother preceded Tony in death. Beautiful memories will be shared by his wife, Billie W. Tuminello of Winnsboro; son, Joseph Tuminello of Ft. Collins, Colo.; daughters, Kathy Gehl and husband, John of Winnsboro, and Patricia Belin and husband, Scott of Sheperdsville, Ky.; brother-in-law, Mac Griffin of McKinney, Texas; special daughter-in-law, Lisa Spinelli of Ft. Collins, Colo.; and grandchildren, Anna Gehl of Monroe, Katie Gehl of Winnsboro, Connor Tuminello and Caitlin Tuminello both of Ft. Collins, Colo., Lauren Belin and Joseph Belin both of Sheperdsville, Ky.; numerous other relatives and friends in both the Shreveport and Winnsboro area.
Honoring Tony, as pallbearers were Justin Johns, Scott Belin, Connor Tuminello, Dan Griffin, Frank Prest, Jr. and Joseph Belin.
The family would like to thank Family Life Home Health for their wonderful care. A special thanks to Jeremiah, Anita, Tammy and Joan. We love you.