|Birth: ||May 9, 1931|
|Death: ||Sep. 13, 2010|
Leon Applewhite May 9, 1931 - September 13, 2010 COLUMBUS, GA- Leon Applewhite, 79, of Columbus, GA died Monday, September 13, 2010 in St. Francis Hospital. Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Friday, September 17, 2010, with interment in Parkhill Cemetery. Rev. Daniel Jones will officiate.
Mr. Applewhite was born May 9, 1931 in Columbus, GA the son of the late John David Applewhite and the late Lilla Mae Calhoun Applewhite. He was a lifelong resident of Columbus and a U.S. Marine Corp veteran of the Korean War. Mr. Applewhite retired from Applewhite & Associates after forty five years in the construction business, was a member of Local # 486 Union for twenty five years. He was a member and deacon of Veterans Parkway Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife of fifty nine years, Juanita Applewhite; two children, Gary Leon Applewhite and his wife, Mary Ann and Lisa Fay Ledford and her husband, Lindy all of Albany, GA.; three grandchildren, one great-grandchild, three step-grandchildren, one step-great-grandchild, a sister, Dorothy Hancock of Jonesboro and a brother, Raymond Applewhite of Columbia, S.C.
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Record added: Oct 07, 2010
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