Kenneth Leland Lemonds
Posted: Friday, August 20, 2010 2:33 pm
Kenneth Leland Lemonds, 82, of Gleason, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010 at McKenzie Regional Hospital.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Gleason with Father Joseph Paolozzi and Bro. Danny Cash officiating. Burial will be in Everett Chapel’s Cemetery, McKenzie.
David Crossett, Tim Crossett, Ryan Delaney, Roger Delaney, T. J. Grooms, Dennis Coleman and Steve Fowler will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Harold Parks, Bob Brawner, Jim Wright, Jack Dunning and Tommy Fowler.
Lemonds was born Dec. 23, 1927 in McKenzie, son of the late Edward Leland and Ruby Lee Gooch Lemonds. He worked as a plant manager or Firestone Corp., was a member of the Gleason Masonic Lodge and Rotary Club.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mary Martha Sherman Lemonds of Gleason, one son, Kenny Lemonds of Martin; one step-son, Tommy Joe Grooms of Dyersburg; five step-daughters, Pat Delaney of Dresden, Debbie Grooms of Lexington, Marsha Purington, Carol Burton and Janet Peterson, all of Kansas City, Kan.; and one brother, Ray Lemonds of McKenzie; three sisters, Julia Fowler of Gleason, Audrey Crossett of McKenzie and Margarie Soper of Jackson; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Web site: williamsfhofgreenfieldandgleason.com