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Leon was born on March 20, 1927 and passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019.

Leon was a resident of Georgia at the time of passing.

He was a husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and renowned conservationist, with many accolades praising the work he did here in the Red Hills region. Leon married Hazel Julia Greene in 1948 and graduated from the University of Georgia forestry school in 1950.

In lieu of flowers, donations to his memory may be made to the Hospice of Southwest Georgia, 114 A Mimosa Drive, Thomasville, Georgia 31792.