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Mamie Hewlett Leslie

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Mamie was born on June 10, 1922 and passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Mamie was a resident of Kansas City, Kansas at the time of passing.

Mamie attended the local one-room public school serving Black children in the area and completed approximate 8 years of formal schooling before to dropping out of school to work and help support the family.

This union resulted in the birth of two children, Imogene and Frank during the next 5 years and also included a two year period of service by Charles in the US Navy during WWII.

Services will be held at the Porter Funeral Home in Lenexa, KS on Wednesday June 14th, with Visitation at 11:00 a.m. and Funeral Services at 11:30 a.m. Burial at the National Cemetery, Leavenworth, KS to follow immediately thereafter.