Leon C. Graham

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Leon C. Graham, 85, passed away at his residence on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017.

 He was preceded in death by his parents,  Charles F.  and Clura Gammill Graham,; and his wife,   Inez Scoggins Graham.

 He is survived by his children: Deon Dedmon (Wayne) of East Ridge, and Scott Graham of Cleveland; grandchildren: Tanner Graham of Athens,  and Lauren Fleming (Sean)  of Cleveland;  sisters: Norma Davis and Dallie  Wyatt (Larry) of Cleveland; brothers: Edward Graham (Sonja) of Maricopa,  Ariz.,  and James Graham (Sandy) of Cleveland;  several nieces and nephews,  and his beloved granddog,  Bob.

 He was a veteran of the U.S. Army,  and retired from Olin Chemicals in Charleston.

For several years he coached Little League Baseball at Prospect Elementary school.  Over the years he collected pocket knives,  Avon bottles,  and baseball cards.   He liked going to casinos and working in his garden

 He loved riding motorcycles. He attended Bike Week in Daytona for many years, and had many adventures with his brother, Ed, and his brother-in-law,  Larry.

 A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Companion Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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