Leonard Marion Boyer, Jr.

August 26, 1922 - July 25, 2007

Mr. Leonard Marion Boyer, Jr., age 84, of McKinney, Texas passed away July 25, 2007. He was born August 26, 1922 in Van Alstyne, Texas to Leonard Marion Boyer, Sr. and Annie Myrtle (Ballard) Boyer. On July 27, 1945 he married Annie Cleo Kenner in Dallas, Texas. Leonard proudly served in the United States Navy and was a veteran of World War II. He worked in the Central Supply Department at the VA Hospital for over 35 years and was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife Cleo Boyer of McKinney, Texas; daughters, Sherry Grier and her husband, James of McKinney, Texas, Diane Holmes-Nicklen of Farmersville, Texas, Karen Boyer of McKinney, Texas and Donna Keel of McKinney, Texas; sisters, Mae Holder of Grand Prairie, Texas, Martha Chaffin of Allen, Texas and Marie Robinson of Irving, Texas; nine grandchildren and twenty-three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard Boyer, Sr. and Annie Boyer; sister, Velma Grider; brothers, Clarence Boyer, Robert Boyer and Buford Boyer; great-granddaughter, Sarah May and two son-in-laws, Jeff Keel and Billy Holmes. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 28, 2007, in the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Rev. James Short officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends beginning at 7:00 p.m., Friday at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, Allen, Texas.

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Grandpa its been five years since you've been gone. Wish you could be here to hold your great great grandkids. Grandma is with you right now and i will see you again one day. I love you and you and grandma watch over me and my family Joshua Lee Holmes, October 1, 2012 CLEO, YOU AND L.M. WERE ONE PAIR OF MY FAVORITE AUNTS AND UNCLES. SHERRY AND DIANE WERE (AND STILL ARE)MY FAVORITE COUSINS. WE HAVE SOME MEMORIES. patricia ann petrea (conger), July 26, 2007