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GRAHAM, Texas – Leroy Barnard, 65, of Graham died Friday, Aug. 28, 1998, in a Wichita Falls hospital.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy McNeil, pastor of Faith Baptist Church, officiating. Military graveside services will be at 4 p.m. in Highland Cemetery in Iowa Park.
Mr. Barnard was born Feb. 1, 1933, in Justin, Texas. He and Mary Jean Evans were married Feb. 10, 1966, in Fort Worth. He enlisted in the Navy in January 1952 in Fort Worth. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict and served two tours of duty in Vietnam. He retired from the Navy in July 1977 as a chief petty officer. He received his honorable discharge in Corpus Christi. He moved to Wichita Falls after his retirement and was employed by Seimens Company until moving to Lake Graham in 1991. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Wichita Falls Times Record News, 30 Aug 1998