|Birth: ||May 27, 1934|
|Death: ||Mar. 11, 2007|
Richard Harris Leavell, 72, died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at home.
Graveside service: 3 p.m. Wednesday in Greenwood Memorial Park. Visitation: noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Thompson's Harveson & Cole Funeral Home.
Memorials: His memory may be honored with a gift to the Assessment Center, in care of Catholic Charities, 2701 Burchill Road N., Fort Worth 76105.
Richard was born May 27, 1934, in Kansas City, Mo. He worked for First National Bank (now Bank of America) for 30 years, retiring in 1984. He owned the Village Lamp Shop in Fort Worth from 1984 to 1994.
Richard studied art under Bror Utter and in London while he was living in England. He exhibited paintings at Chapman Gallery, but primarily he accepted commissions.
While in England, he was a member of the Fabian Society of London. He was well educated in antique furniture and English ceramics.
Survivors: His daughter, Diana Kay Descelles and her husband, Robert; son, Gregory Alan Leavell of Arlington; granddaughter, Alissa Kathleen Descelles of Miami, Fla.; brother, David Eugene Trent; and cousin, Patricia Hallock, both of Avila Beach, Calif.
Published in the Star-Telegram on 3/18/2007.
Birdie Mae Harris Trent (1912 - 1989)
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His mother, Birdie Mae Harris, married Harold Leavell 16 Oct 1933 in Jackson County, Missouri, but by 1940 was a divorcee living with her mother and her 5-yr.-old son in Tarrant Co. TX. Could that father be Harold John Leavell (1911-1991)? http://littleca...(Read more)|
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