John Edward Leatherwood

November 06, 1947 - June 21, 2017

John Edward LEatherwood

John Edward Leatherwood, 69, of Lumberton, died Wednesday, June 21, 2017.  He was born on November 6, 1947, in Loeb, to Irene and James Leatherwood.  John proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam era.  He later worked for Lumberton Independent School District.

Survivors include his wife, Patsy Leatherwood; children, Tina Worsham and her husband, Raylen; and Chere Johnson, all of Buna; Misti Kibodeaux of Beaumont; Kenneth Brown and his wife, Sabrina, of Silsbee; and Kelli Costanzo and her husband, Brandon, of Lumberton; eleven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sisters, Celia Smith and her husband, Kenneth, of Lumberton; Madge Nichols and her husband, Bud, of Beaumont; Lynette Fregia and her husband, Wesley, of Winnie; and Carol Glanert of Wisconsin.  He is preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Roy Leatherwood, Bill Leatherwood, George Leatherwood, and James Leatherwood.

A gathering of Mr. Leatherwood’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee.  His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 23, 2017, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Leatherwood Cemetery, Lumberton.


Gathering of family and friends
490 Cemetery Road Silsbee, TX 77656
Thursday, June 22, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Funeral Service
490 Cemetery Road Silsbee, TX 77656
Friday, June 23, 2017
10:00 am
Leatherwood Cemetery
Leatherwood Drive Lumberton, TX 77657

Comments (1)

  • NL

    12 August 2018 at 22:02 | #

    My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).


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