July 19, 1944 - July 9, 2021
ANDERSON, Mr. Leon J. - Age 76, passed away Friday, July 9, 2021 at his residence. Family hour 11:30 AM Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Greater Galilee Baptist Church, 4418 Industrial Ave., with funeral service commencing at 12:00 Noon. Pastor Andre Williams, officiating. Family and Friends will assemble at the Church 11:30 AM Saturday. Mr. Anderson will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., and may be viewed from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Friday, with the family present from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM to receive friends. Mr. Leon J. Anderson Jr., affectionally known as “Jack” was born on July 19, 1944, in Millington, Tennessee to Leon Sr. and Alberta (Sims) Anderson. Leon graduated from Millington High School in 1962. He later migrated to Flint, Michigan in 1964 and began working at AC Delco where he would retire after 30 years of service. Leon married Cinda Savage in 1982. Leon was a member of Galilee Missionary Baptist Church and later united with Greater Galilee Baptist Church where he played the drums, sang with the Male Chorus and was a faithful member of the Laymen until his failing health prevented him from participating. Leon enjoyed playing the drums, tennis, painting, cooking, and planting flowers. He also loved cruising around in his Ford Mustang. Leon leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 39 years, Cinda Anderson; daughter, Teleah Brown both of Flint; son, Leon Gadson of Alabama; stepdaughter, Phyliss Williams of Flint; stepson, Christopher Jones of Virginia; sisters, Annie Lavera Duncan of Memphis, TN & Betty Banks; brother-in-law, Theodore Wiley; sisters-in-law, Gloria Parram and Patricia Franklin all of Flint; 9 grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews including William and Calvin Sims, Jackie Cheatom, special Great-niece, Alayja Granberry and Godson, Christopher Johnson. Leon was proceeded in death by his Parents, Leon Sr. & Alberta; Sister, Verrie Cheeks and Brother, J. C. Sims.
ANDERSON, Mr. Leon J. - Age 76, passed away Friday, July 9, 2021 at his residence. Family hour 11:30 AM Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Greater Galilee Baptist Church, 4418 Industrial Ave., with funeral service commencing at 12:00 Noon. Pastor Andre... View Obituary & Service Information
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