george leavell
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.

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  1. Mr, George, will be sadly missed, i remember Mr. Greoge when i was a little girl he would come over to are house and on are Birthdays my brother and sister he would always give us gifts, He was always so nice to my brother and sister and me. i will never forget him . and to the family of mr.George. God is not going to put no more on you than u can bear. And may he rest in peace.

  2. Chick and I offer our deepest sympathy to the family of George Leavell. George will be missed by many. God Bless!!

  3. I am so very sorry to hear about George’s passing. George Leavell is my uncle. My dad was Joe Leavell. George and I had several opportunities to speak over phone, getting to know each other. I found out by accident that George passed. My family and I want you to know that you have our deepest sympathy. If you ever need us please feel free to contact us. Love, your family forever: Tanya Leavell Yvonne Leavell-Hill Shirley Leavell-Payne Troy Leavell Hosea Leavell

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