Obit: Leroy Cameron

Obit: Leroy Cameron

June 23rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

FORTOGLETHORPE Leroy "Fireball" Cameron, 77, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013 in a local hospital.He retired from Tennessee-American Water Company after 26 years of service and operated Leroy's C. B. Shop for 45 years.He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Lilly Cameron; brothers, Frankie and William Cameron; and sister, Ola Mae Parrish.Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Ruth Cameron; daughter, Sandra (James) Miller; son, Roy Lee (Karen) Cameron; grandson, James Miller; special friend, Penney Emerson; brothers, Charles, Leonard, Clifford, Clarence, Ronald, Billy and Johnny Cameron; sisters, Nellie Coleman and Jean Cameron; and several nieces and nephews.Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.comFuneral services will be held on Monday, June 24, at 1 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home with the Rev. Johnny Ellison officiating. Burial will follow in the Lakewood South Memory Gardens.The family will receive friends today from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the funeral home.Arrangements by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory located at the end of Historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.