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“RIP Leroy your old friend from the bank ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Shontta - DC - friend

“My heart goes out to Mrs. Fleming and her entire family and I pray God stays with you during this difficult time. Mrs. Fleming, both you and Linda...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Diane Scott - DC

“The scriptures talk about Death being our greatest enemy and it also speaks of much comfort for the living; please accept our sincere condolences...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Myra McCants Fisher - Hyattsville, MD

“Gonna miss you man...RIP!! ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: Joseph Lane - Washington, DC

“When I first met Mr Leroy I was a starry eyed 14 year old girl at her first real GoGo at the Player's Ball with my father and uncle the late Minister...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Robin Strickland (Chuck's Neice) - DC

“I have many fond memories of Leroy; he was a close friend to me; my husband and his brother. He made us all proud through is musicianship and he...Read More »
6 of 23 | Posted by: Artis Washington - Adelphi, MD

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“May he be reunited with Chuck Brown & they continue doing what they both loved & enjoyed. He gave me so many wonderful memories as a teenager & I...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Stephanie - Washington, DC

“Good night sweet prince of music. Rest well in the arms of the Lord as you awaken to the Heavenly music. May your family know that you are in God's ...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Zanada Green Maleki - Portland, ME

“Good night sweet prince of music. Rest well in the arms of the Lord as you awaken to the Heavenly music. May your family know that you are in God's ...Read More »
10 of 23 | Posted by: Zanada Green Maleki - Topsham, ME

“My sincere prayers,caring thoughts and condolences are with the Fleming family at this time of sorrow. May the family find peace and comfort knowing...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: Marsha Josey - Las Vegas, NV

“Very nice Homegoing Service. God bless you,LeRoy; may you rest in peace. ”
12 of 23 | Posted by: Donna P. - Washington, DC

“My prayers go out to Leroy's mother and family. He was a fantastic sax player, artist and friend from back in the day. Leroy was my son's (Frank R....Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Catherine J. Lenix-Hooker - NJ

“the Fleming family will always have a place in my heart; God bless you Mrs. Fleming ”
14 of 23 | Posted by: Criselda Carter-Henry - Miami, FL

“May God bless the family in your time of sorrow. Enjoyed Leroy when he played with the Young Senators ”
15 of 23 | Posted by: Mary Hayes - Mitchellville, MD

“Leroy was a very special guy who touched the lives of countless individuals as a Colt and as a musician. I knew him first as a tremendous football...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Carlos R. Hamlin - FT. WASH, MD

“My prayers and blessings go out to the family of Leroy, my dear friend and classmate. May he rest in God's loving arms until you are again with him. ”
17 of 23 | Posted by: Cynthia Shabazz - Silver Sprinf, MD

“From Paul Junior High School, I will remember a friend with a gentle spirit who at times carried my books. A member of the boy scout troop as a young...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: Daria Portray Winter - Washington, DC

“Being a former musician I have known of Mr. Fleming from the early, 70's when he performed with “The Young Senators”. They played every week in...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: Drew Turner - Ocala, FL

“You will be missed. RIP Leroy ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: Jackie Gilmore Dar - Bowie, MD

“The Flaming family will always be in my heart ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Cris Carter-Henry - Miami, FL

“My sincere condolences are extended to the Fleming family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.Sincerely,Yvonne Baker Lewis Calvin Coolidge HighClass...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Yvonne Baker Lewis - VA

“The Staff of Stewart Funeral Home extend our deepest condolences to you and your family on the passing of your loved one. Please accept our heartfelt...Read More »
23 of 23 | Posted by: Stewart Funeral Home - Washington, DC

Marion LeRoy Fleming, Jr., an early innovator in the Washington DC Go-Go Funk sound, entered into eternal rest on March 12, 2013. Mr. Fleming was a Gold Record recipient during his tenure with Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers, selling one million copies of the chart topping single record "Bustin' Loose." Mr. Fleming was a founding member of The Young Senators and performed on the international stage with former Temptation Eddie Kendricks. He is survived by his beloved mother, Ms. Massie Scott Fleming. Also survived by aunts Jennie Scott Maclin, Gloria Scott and Elizabeth Fleming; uncles Alfred E. Scott and Herman L. Maclin; other relatives and a host of friends. This Online Memorial has been created to commemorate the life of Marion LeRoy Fleming, Jr. You are invited to add a Tribute in his memory. Please click "Sign Guestbook" below to add your own memories, reflections, thoughts or condolences.

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