George E. Leavell, 87, of Weirton, passed away Monday, June 14, 2010 in Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH. Born November 15, 1922 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Frank and Corneilla Walker Leavell. He was preceded in death by his brother Joe Lewis Leavell and sister Olive Mae Leavell. George retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel, where he worked as a boilermaker. He was a member of the American Legion Post 10 and served in the United States Army during World War II. George is survived by his wife Yvette Harris Leavell; son Allen Leavell; daughter Alona Leavell all of Weirton; sisters-in-law Yvonne Young and Kim Harris both of Mingo Junction, OH. Friends will be received Friday from 9 until the 10AM funeral services at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Pastor Rudy McAllister will officiate.