He was a member of Tasso Baptist Church. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and loved to spend time playing with his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Lynn Leamon, and one brother, James Edward Leamon, Jr.
He is survived by one daughter, Katy Beth Leamon of Cleveland; one son and daughter-in-law, Levi and Nichole Leamon of Cleveland; four grandchildren: Angel Leamon, Lilli Leamon, Lance Leamon and Linlee Leamon; his mother and father, James Edward Leamon and Dora Katherine Liner Leamon of Cleveland; one sister and brother-in-law, Katherine and Kenneth Kincaid of Charleston; one niece, Sara Morris; and two nephews: Jason Kincaid and Jaime Leamon. A very good friend, Cristi Hicks of Cleveland, also survives.
The funeral will be held today, Dec. 23, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Grissom Funeral Home chapel.
Interment will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Calhoun Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.grissomfh.net.
Mark S. Grissom, funeral director.