Mrs. Mary E. Leamon


Mrs. Mary E. Leamon, 77, of Champion Road, Route 2, died Wednesday in a local hospital.  She was a member of the Bartlebaugh Baptist Church and past matron of the Harrison Eastern Star No. 56.
      Mrs. Leamon is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Rubye Watkins, Chattanooga; Mrs. Blondie Roberts, Barnesville, Ga.; one step-daughter, Mrs. Ida Bush, Chattanooga; two half-brothers, Willard Welch, Hollywood, Ala.; Hiram Welch, Soddy; four half-sisters, Mrs. Flora Roberts, Hixson; Mrs. Stella Clemons, Mrs. Annie Hickman, Soddy; Mrs. Lou Varner, Chattanooga; ten grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
      Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday at the Bartlebaugh Baptist Church with the Rev. Sam DePaul, the Rev. C. E. Blevins and the Rev. Bill Mauldin officiating.  Pallbearers will be the grandsons.  The body will lie in state one hour at the church before services.
      Interment will be in Bartlebaugh Cemetery.  The body is at the Chattanooga Funeral Home East Chapel.
Chattanooga Times, 9/29/66

Submitted by Susan Kendall