James Leonard

January 31, 2019

Big Stone Gap, Va.
James Marvin Leonard, 64, passed away on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Lonesome Pine Hospital.
Marvin was a truck driver
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Silvia Geraldine Leonard; parents, James Edward and Iva (Sproles) Leonard; brothers, Paul and Charlie Leonard; and sisters, Geraldine Snodgrass and Waneta Deloris Gardner.
Surviving are his wife, Karen Leonard; two daughters, Sabrina Leonard (Sandy) Burton of Big Stone Gap, and Stephanie (James) Shelton of Greeneville, Tn.; grandchildren, Hunter and Daniel Shelton, Brittany Keen, Jasmine Keen, Kayden Keen and Jason Hamilton; Step-grandchildren, Phillip Seay, Jacob Burton, Faith Burton and Samuel Burton; great step-granddaughter, Cora Halcomb; step great-grandson, Ethan Seay; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Saturday at Gilliam Funeral Home (618 Wood Ave, W.) in Big Stone Gap.
A memorial service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Walter Taylor officiating.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory are honored to serve the Leonard family.
To view the obituary online and offer condolences, visit www.gilliamfuneralhome.com.

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Gilliam Funeral Home

618 Wood Ave. West
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219

Phone: 276.523.7000