Leon 'Mack' Bartley (SILVER SPRING, Md.)

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SILVER SPRING, Md. - Leon Bartley, age 96, of Silver Spring, Md., formerly of Augusta, Ga., entered into rest on Thursday, May 24, 2007. Mr. Bartley was born in Millhaven, Ga., son of the late Carrie and Lester Bartley. He retired from Dupont in 1975. He was a member of Ned Branch Baptist Church, Barnwell, S.C. He was preceded in death by his former wife, Eleanor D. Bartley and his son, Rev. Smalls Bartley, Sr. He is survived by four children, Rosa Lee Kelley (William), Lester Bartley, Ethel Jones, and Theadocia Bates. Additionally, he is survived by 17 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and 1 great- great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held at Second Baptist Church, 816 Third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. on May 31, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. The services will be conducted by Rev. Dr. James E. Terrell.

The Augusta Chronicle-May 29, 2007

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