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Faye (Barker) Leonard

August 27, 1933 ~ August 12, 2021 (age 87)

Obituary

Faye Leonard, age 87 of West Jefferson, died Thursday, August 12, 2021 at High Point Medical Center.  Faye was born August 27, 1933 in Ashe County to the late George Dewey and Emma McNeill Barker.  In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her sister, Ruth Mitchell.  Mrs. Leonard was a member of Friendly Grove Baptist Church.  She loved her family very much and gardening was her favorite hobby. 

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Monday, August 16, 2021 at Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Steve Leashomb.  Burial will follow in Barker-Eller-McNeill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 -2 pm prior to the service. 

Mrs. Leonard is survived by, daughters, Janice Anita Prestwood and husband Lonnie of Highpoint and Karen Allen and husband John of Henderson, 5 grandchildren, Kendra Prestwood (David Lee), Alexandria Williams (Robert), Michael, Ariella and Jade Allen, 3 great-grandchildren, Finley and Hollis Williams and Kahlil Allen and 1 niece, Ann Cupp also survive. 

The family request no food please, flowers will be appreciated or memorials may be made to Friendly Grove Baptist Church, 444 E. Buck Mountain Rd., West Jefferson, NC  28694.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
August 16, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Badger Funeral Home & Cremation Services
300 E Main Street
West Jefferson, NC 28694

Funeral Service
Monday
August 16, 2021

2:00 PM
Badger Funeral Home & Cremation Services
300 E Main Street
West Jefferson, NC 28694

Committal

Barker-Eller-McNeil Cemetery
890 Parker Eller Road
Lansing, NC 28643

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