Barbara Dale Leonard

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Barbara Dale Leonard

Barbara Dale Leonard Funeral services for Barbara Dale Leonard, age 73, of Jacksonville will be held at 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at the Boren-Conner Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Bro. Glen Cogburn of the Bullard Church of Christ Church officiating. Burial will follow at the Bullard Memorial Cemetery.
Barbara Bailey Leonard was born March 6, 1945 in Baytown to William M. Bailey, Sr. and Winnie Matthews Bailey. She had resided in Jacksonville and had worked as a checker at Wal-Mart for more than 33 years. She loved her work and had so many special regular customers that she helped in any way that she could. She was a member of the Corinth Road Church of Christ Church in Jacksonville.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, William Bailey, Sr. and Winnie Bailey, her daughter, Katina Lynn Baggett and her brothers, William M. Bailey, Jr. and David H. Bailey.
Barbara is survived by two sons, Keith Priestly of Frankston and Anthony J. Priestly of Jacksonville, a son-in-law, Richard Baggett of Gallatin, a sister, Susan and Rodger Graham of Jacksonville, grandchildren, Jayanna & Steven Yates of Jacksonville, Nina and Jason Baggett of Flint, Noah Keith Priestly of Frankston and Bethany Priestly of Frankston, great grandchildren, Brilee Yates and Cullen Yates of Jacksonville and Logan Baggett of Flint as well as her long time best friend, Melba Bridges of Jacksonville and multiple cousins across East Texas.
Pallbearers will be Rodger Graham, Lawrence Ellis, Steven Yates, Noah Priestly, Ernest Harrison and William Walton (Gator) Matthews.
Visitation will be Monday evening, 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Boren-Conner Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Published on February 16, 2019
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Deanna Bailey Crocker
Feb 19, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss! I grew up with Barbara in Wooster, Baytown! I love her!
Tenna & Lawrence Ellis
Feb 18, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss. She was a very special lady and will be missed by so many who loved her.
Tonya Taylor
Feb 17, 2019
I've been doing Miss Barbara's hair for a few years now. And I have come to love her. I've worked with her at Walmart for about 20 years and enjoyed it. My prayers for the families of Miss Barbara . They too have become a joy in my life. So Thank you for sharing her with me.
Ann Smith Peevy
Feb 17, 2019
I will miss Barbara so much. We lived side by side as newly weds. Her daughter and my son were born a month apart. We stayed in touch over the years. Rest in peace, Barbara. I'm praying for your family
Colleen Cryer
Feb 16, 2019
I will sure miss Barbara..1st thing I thought when I heard she had passed was she with Tina now.. so I know she’s happy.. her family are in my prayers ...
Shirley(Willis) Ratliff
Feb 16, 2019
My heart is saddened for my friend leaving us Just ways to soon. She was so sweet and one of the best friends ever. No matter how bad she felt I never heard her complain. That was just the way she was. She would tell me, " This to shall pass" will miss you my friend. Prayers for the family.