Originally created 11/07/02

Mr. Leonard Weatherford (BIRMINGHAM, Ala.)



BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Mr. Leonard Weatherford, 59, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2002 at Terrace Oaks Manor in Birmingham, Alabama after an extended illness. He was preceded in death by his mother, Lorene Weatherford and his father, Lonnie Weatherford and two sisters, Lorene Little Bit Thompson and Paulette Wiggin. He is survived by 6 children: Angela Sanders of Hephzibah, Victor Wescott of Florida, Laura Weatherford, Allen Weatherford and Lee Weatherford of Alabama and Steve Newman of Alabama. Five grandchildren- Alan Scott, Casey Scott and Victoria Scott all of Hephzibah, Dylan Wescott of Florida, and Robert Johnson, Jr. of Alabama. Other survivors include two sisters, Marie Woods & Patsy Odum of Hephzibah, three brothers, Ray Weatherford and Julian Weatherford of Hephzibah & Johnny Weatherford of Augusta. A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 9, 2002, at 2 p.m., at DeLoach Funeral Home, 2546 Hwy 88, Hephzibah, with Revs. David Ritchey & Larry Woods officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Donations may be made in honor of Mr. Weatherford to Muscular Dystrophy Association ALS Division

The Augusta Chronicle November 7, 2002