Funeral services for Leon McCarty will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be Garland Hughes and Jerry Slack.
Interment will follow at Cotton Valley Cemetery in Cotton Valley. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Leon was born Jan. 3, 1934, in Winnsboro, Texas, and entered into rest May 11, 2014, in Orange, Texas.
He is survived by his wife, Sherryl W. McCarty of Orange, Texas; sons, Clifford McCarty of Longview, Texas, and Monroe McCarty of Ringgold; daughter, Donna Shouse of Bossier City; sisters, Glennie Ruth Volentine of Cotton Valley and Billie Jean Sinclair of Cotton Valley; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Garrett McCarty, Mike Edwards, Rex Shelby, Kody Campbell, Eddie Morgan and Kenny Ryan.
Honorary pallbearers will be John Reed and Jerry Slack.