Leonard David Posey
Published 5:00 am Wednesday, June 20, 2007
Services for Leonard David Posey, of Brookhaven, are 10:30 a.m.Wednesday, June 20, at Brookhaven Funeral Home on North JacksonStreet with burial in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery inBrookhaven.
Visitation is Tuesday from 4 until 8 p.m. at the funeralhome.
Mr. Posey, 82, died June 18, 2007, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter. He was born in Lincoln County on Dec. 5, 1924, to IraFelder Posey and Georgia Smith Posey.
He was retired from the Mississippi State Highway Department andhad worked with Stahl-Urban. He was a United States Army veteran ofWorld War II. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his brother, CarlPosey; and his sisters, Winnie Posey and Allie Posey Smith.
Survivors are his wife, Vivian Herring Posey, of Brookhaven; hisson, Michael Felder Posey and wife Patricia, of Brookhaven; hisdaughter, Debby Bodin and husband Glenn, of Brookhaven; hisgrandchildren, Jeffrey and Joanna Posey and Kelsey and Chet Myers,of Brookhaven; and his great-grandchildren, Claire and JustinPosey, and Caleb and Taylor Myers.