Lillian June (Bush) Leonard

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Lillian June (Bush) Leonard, 96, of Monett, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Oak Pointe of Monett.

She was born June 4, 1923, in rural Cassville to Harry and Alta (Dilbeck) Bush. She attended grade school at Cross Hollows and graduated from Cassville High School in 1940. On April 5, 1941, she was united in marriage to G.E. (Bill) Leonard. Bill preceded her in death on July 8, 2017. Survivors include: her three sons, Stanley Leonard of Midwest City, Okla., Jerry Leonard (Carolyn) of Peculiar, and Kent Leonard (Stephanie) of Sarcoxie; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Harry Bush, of Kansas City, Kan., and Frank Bush, of Gentry, Ark., and a brother-in-law, Joe Young, of Farmington.

She was an active member for many years of First Baptist Church of Butterfield.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Reverend Dave Eaton, Sr., will conduct the services. Burial will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Butterfield.

The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m. Friday, July 26, at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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