Edith LaNell Leonard, 77, of Bryan, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2009, at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan. Funeral services are set for 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 22, 2009, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan, with burial immediately following at Bryan City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Funeral Home.
LaNell worked for GTE for 37 years, and then she worked for First American Bank for 10 years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Bryan. She volunteered as a pink lady at St. Joseph, and also volunteered much of her time to the Brazos Animal Shelter, as she loved animals.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Leonard, her mother Crystal Boucher Rushing, and her father Raymond Clark.
Survivors include her daughter, Ellen Cates, of Bryan; grandchildren, Brandon Spiller and Amber Cates Pledger, and 4 great grandchildren.Print This Obituary