Margie Leonard, the daughter of the late Loyd Thomas and Gladys Ruth Patterson Miller, was born in McNairy, Tenn., on July 18, 1946, and died at her home in Parma on Monday, May 19, 2008, at the age of 61.
Mrs. Leonard had lived most of her life in Parma. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Parma where she was very active. She was the owner of Margie's Restaurant in Parma.
On Aug. 2, 1964, she was married to J.C. Leonard in Catron.
Surviving are her husband, J.C. Leonard of Parma; one daughter, Sharon Adams of Marion, Ill.; one son, Duwayne Leonard of Swansea, Ill.; two grandchildren; two brothers, Thomas Miller of Parma and Bobby Miller of Clinton, Tenn.; and one sister, Dorothy Eaton of Parma.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Linda Dutton; and one brother, Paul E. Miller.
Visitation will be held after 10 a.m. Thursday, May 22, 2008, at the Parma First Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 22, 2008, at the Parma First Baptist Church with Bro. Cory Godsey and Bro. Frank Townsend officiating.
Interment will follow in the Parma Cemetery with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Parma in charge of arrangements.