Originally created 04/21/01

Mr. Leo Leonard



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest April 20, 2001, at his residence. Mr. Leo W. Leonard, 53, beloved husband of Ann Mercer Leonard of Augusta. Funeral services will be held Sunday, April 22, 200, at 3 p.m. in Platts Chapel with the Rev. Doug Bartlett officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Additional survivors include one daughter, Laura Grace Leonard of Augusta; two brothers, Michael B. Leonard and Thomas J. Leonard, both of Augusta; two sisters, Virginia L. House of Hendersonville, N.C., and Jane L. Sullivan of Augusta. A native of Atlanta, Mr. Leonard lived most of his life in Augusta, where he was employed as a sales consultant for Kamo Inc. He served his country in the U.S. Navy, attended Georgia Southern College and was a member of National Hills Baptist Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association of Augusta, 246 Davis Road, Augusta, GA 30907. Pallbearers will be Scott Mercer, Bill McGahee, Jimmy Anderson, Jimmy Rucker, Jimmy Adams and Paul Sullivan. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. (Florist: Sunday 1 p.m.). Platts Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Ave., Augusta, GA, 733-3636. The Augusta Chronicle-April 21, 2001