Billy Durwood Leonard, age, 62, 3248 Unicoi Dr., Unicoi passed away unexpectedly at his home Saturday, May 10, 2014. Mr Leonard was a native of W ilson, NC and a son of the late Jame Clifton and and Mary Virgina Spence Leonard. Other than his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, James Franklin Leonard. Mr. Leonard attended Greater Anointing Assembly of God Church, Johnson City. He was self- employed for most of his life.
Mr. Leonard is survived by his devoted wife of thirty three years, Polly Autrey Leonard, two sons: Billy D. Leonard, Jr., Roanoke, VA; Scotty Eugene Leonard, Knoxville, TN, a granddaughter, Tiffany McKinney, and husband, Stefan, Unicoi, three grandsons: Avery Lane Leonard; William Holden Leonard; Charlie Jones, one great grandson, Jacob McKinney, two great granddaughters: Valerie Jones; Dezaiya Miller, three brothers: Jimmy Wayne Leonard, and wife, Becky, Newport News, VA; Bobby Lee Leonard, and wife, Juanita, Toano, VA; Jamey Leonard, and wife, Jonna, Hampton, VA; one sister, Maryann Craig, Waynesboro, VA, and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
A memorial service celebrating Mr. Leonard's life will be planned by the family at a later date.
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Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Leonard family. (423) 743-1380.