The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


November 19, 2012

Anna Leonard

— Anna Marie Leonard, 49, of Athens passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Huntsville Hospital. Mrs. Leonard was born March 8, 1963, in Morgan County to Coy Dell Johnson and Betty McAllister Johnson.

The funeral for Mrs. Leonard will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lindsay Lane Baptist Church. Viewing hours are 10-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Fielding Cemetery with Dusty McLemore officiating. 

Visitation is from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home.

Mrs. Leonard was a member of Lindsay Lane Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Coy and Betty Johnson.

Survivors include her husband, Fred Leonard Jr.; sons, Jeff Leonard and Freddy Leonard III; sister, Connie Motes and husband Wesley; brother, Jerry Johnson and wife Shelley; nieces, Nikki Motes, and Christina Smith and husband Josh; nephew, Jon Motes and wife Amy; great-nephews, John Wesley Motes and Easton Smith.

Pallbearers are Jon Motes, Wesley Motes, Greg McAlister, Heath McBay, Jake Leonard, Ethan Hobbs, Aaron Romine and Jacob Ricketts.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

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