The Newnan Times-Herald


Ronald E. Leonard

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Aug. 08, 2018 - 4:53 PM

Ronald E. Leonard, 85, of Lebanon, passed away August 5, 2018.

Mr. Leonard was preceded in death by parents, Everett and Bessie Leonard; grandparents, Ezekiel and Louisa Leonard; sister, Kathryn Leonard; and brothers, Vere Leonard, Don Leonard, Max Leonard and Lyle Leonard.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Rosemary Leonard; children, Larry (Joanne) Leonard, Lyle (Tanya) Leonard, Loren Leonard, Lynda (Eric) Meyers, Lori Leonard and Timothy Leonard; step-children, Rose E. Leonard, Bonnie (Reed) Durham and Wayne (Shelly) Bealor; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; nephew, Lyle James (Jill) Leonard; and nieces, Janet (Bill) Botti, Susan (Gene) Brewer and Bonnie O'Neal.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 9 at 11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet.

Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.

Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, Aug. 8 from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday, Aug. 9 from 9 a.m. until time of service.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital at or 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.

Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line (615)758-8818, .