He was a member of Tasso Baptist Church. He had worked at Magic Chef for 20 years and was later employed at Young’s Body Shop. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, collecting Indian artifacts, and working on cars.
Survivors include his wife, Kim Leamon of Cleveland; parents, James E. Leamon Sr. (Katherine) of Cleveland; son, James Edward Leamon III (Bethany) of Charleston, S.C.; stepson, Adam Willis of Cleveland; grandchildren: Drake Willis, Kaden Willis and Landen Willis, all of Cleveland; sister, Katherine Kincaid (Kenneth) of Charleston; brother, George Wrondle Leamon of Cleveland; and two nieces and two nephews.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct.10, 2012, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with Pastor Richard McKeehan officiating.
Interment will follow in Calhoun Cemetery with Levi Leamon, Adam Willis, Jason Kincaid, Kenneth Kincaid, Jeff Stewart and Brad Stewart serving as pallbearers.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family guest book at www.fikefh.com.