Mildred Morris Leonard

Published 6:21 pm Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Mildred Morris Leonard, 74, a former employee of St. Regis PaperMill in the traffic department, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, at herresidence.

Visitation is Tuesday from 5 until 9 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home inMonticello.

Funeral services are 3 p.m. on Wednesday at Evans Funeral Home inFlorala, Ala., with burial in the Smryna Baptist Church Cemetery inFlorala. Wilson Funeral Home in Monticello is handling thearrangements.

Mildred was a veteran of the United States Air Force. She was amember of New Zion Baptist Church in Monticello, where she was aSunday school teacher and Bible study leader as long as her healthwould allow.

Survivors include her husband, Jack Leonard, of Monticello; hersons, Jack Curtis Leonard Jr. and William Mose Leonard II, both ofMonticello; her brothers, Thomas G. Morris and Edward “Pete”Morris, both of Muscle Shoals, Ala.; three grandchildren; and fivegreat-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Tommy and Rachael MeltonMorris; and four sisters, Myrtle Ferguson, Mary Seilheimer, AnnieMae Sanchez and Carolyn Sue Morris.