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 Gary Wayne Leonard

Gary Wayne Leonard

Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA
Death 5 Mar 2010 (aged 42–43)
Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 49448010 · View Source
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Gary Wayne Leonard - JOHNSON CITY
Gary Wayne Leonard, age 42, Johnson City, died unexpectedly Friday, March 5, 2010, at his residence.

Gary was born in Johnson City, grew up in Piney Flats and had been a Johnson City resident for more than twenty years.

He was a son of Sandra Leonard, Piney Flats, and the late Carroll Leonard.

Gary was a 1985 graduate of Sullivan East High School and received his B.S. Degree in Computer Science from East Tennessee State University.

He was formerly employed with Iwanna Inc., Asheville, NC, as the Computer Systems Programmer.

Gary was a member of New Bethel Presbyterian Church, Piney Flats, and was a former counselor at Holston Presbytery Camp, Banner Elk, NC.

In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his brother Jeff Leonard, paternal grandparents, Summers and Myra Belle Leonard and maternal grandparents, John and Mildred Miller.

In addition to his mother, Gary is survived by his wife, Amy Leonard; his son, Jacob Wayne Leonard, of the home; his daughter, Jessica Brooke Leonard, of the home; his mother-in-law, Sue Smith, Johnson City; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 7:00 P.M. from the East Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Home with Dr. Andrew E. Spence, Jr. officiating. Special music will be provided by Debbie Thomas and Roddy Bird.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 5:00 P.M. until the service hour in the East Parlor of the funeral home.

The graveside committal service will be held Thursday, March 11, 2010, at 11:00 A.M. in Monte Vista Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Brian Bowling, David Dixon, Sanders Miller, Kevin Nichols, Michael Saylor, Chris Townson and Mark Wishon. Honorary pallbearers will be Rodney Duckett, Jack Hatchett and James Joseph Wishon. Those planning to attend are requested to meet at the funeral home by 10:30 A.M. Thursday to proceed to the cemetery.

Those who prefer to make memorial contributions may do so to New Bethel Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 592 New Bethel Rd., Piney Flats, TN 37686 or Holston Presbytery Camp, P.O. Box 428, Banner Elk, NC 28604.

Memories and condolences for the family may be shared at

Appalachian Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Leonard family. 928-6111




  • Created by: Judy
  • Added: 9 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49448010
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gary Wayne Leonard (1967–5 Mar 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49448010, citing Monte Vista Memorial Park, Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Judy (contributor 47048823) .