Mr. Eddie "Dean" Leslie, age 73, of Shelbyville, passed away Monday, October 29, 2012.
Funeral services will be 1 PM Saturday, November 3, 2012, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Pastor Timothy Wright will be eulogist, with burial to follow in Willow Mount Cemetery.
Visitation will be one hour prior to service Saturday.
He was born September 24, 1939, in Limestone County, Alabama, to the late Robert Lee and Roberts Hammonds Leslie. He was employed with the Shelbyville Bedford County Senior Citizens, was a former truck driver, and a member of Belleview Missionary Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Vann Leslie, and two sisters, Aileen Kelso and Linda Kennerly.
He is survived by his wife, Precilla Leslie, a son, Steven Leslie, and a daughter, La'Toya Leslie, all of Shelbyville; two grandchildren, Varrion Leslie and Titus Leslie; five brothers, Hamp (Ida) Leslie, of Flint, Michigan, Robert (Odessa) Leslie, Willie (Nancy) Leslie, and Billy Leslie, all of Shelbyville, and the Reverend Willie Klee (Verna) Leslie, of Fayetteville; three sisters, Flo (John) Dangerfield, Cathy Kennerly, and Barbara (Stanley) Henderson, all of Shelbyville.
Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.