Leonard David


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Leonard David Langston

Mar 26 1924 - May 08 2009

Mr. Leonard David Langston, age 87, of Irving, Texas passed away May 9, 2009. He was born on November 21, 1921, in Tishomingo, Oklahoma to Marshall and Jessie (Tolbert) Langston. Mr. Langston served in the U.S. Army Air Corps and was a veteran of World War II. He was a mechanic for Roadway Express Trucking for over 25 years, and of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his sons, Thomas Langston and wife, Rosemary of Austin, Texas and Steven David Langston of Irving, Texas; daughter, Alicia Langston of Charlotte, North Carolina; 7 grandchildren; brothers, Melvin Langston of Duncanville, Texas and Don Ross Langston of Wichita Falls, Texas; and sister, Dovie Jacobie of Lewisville, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Betty Langston, sons, David Langston and Freddie Langston and daughter, Andrea Langston; wife, Edwina J. Langston, daughter, Leanna Langston, son, Timothy Don Langston; sisters, Lanora Langston, Kay Hewitt, Billie Jean Brooks and Ava Brown. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 12, 2009, at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen with Rev. Danny Buster officiating. The family will receive friends for a visitation beginning at 7:00 p.m., Monday at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home.
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