James Leonard Pack, age 75, from Zion Hill, Arkansas, moved to his heavenly home June 1, 2019 at Conway Baptist Hospital. He was born August 22, 1943 at Nogo, Arkansas to Otis and Lela McCuin Pack. He married Betty Waddle on May 22, 1965 in Rex, Arkansas. Leonard loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, riding ATVs, gardening, mowing his yard and sitting on the porch. His favorite pastime was spending time with his family and friends. He never met a stranger and everyone who knew him, loved him. He will be remembered for his kind heart, funny stories, witty songs and will be missed by all that knew him. Leonard worked 10 years for the teamsters in Indiana, seeding and sodding freeways, but always called Alread home. He retired from Alread schools.
Leonard is survived by his wife, Betty; two daughters, Becky Doubleday (Daron) of Shirley, Arkansas, Judy Thomas (Chris) of Damascus, Arkansas; one sister Donna Andrews of Russellville; six grandchildren, Kyle Allen, Casey Allen (Keeley), Maddie Geiger (Drew) Taylor Meredith (Robert), Kelsey McEntire (Keeton) and Garret Thomas; 5 great grandchildren, Adora, Levi, Lynley Allen, Lillie Geiger, Wade McEntire and a host of family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Ermal and brother in law, Clyde Bridges and his brother in law Wayne Andrews. His father and mother in law, Cephas and Fern Waddle.
Pall Bearers are, Kyle Allen, Casey Allen, Garret Thomas, Robert Meredith, Keeton McEntire, Drew Geiger. Honorary Pall Bearers are, Leon Millsaps, James Lee Pack, James Tommy Bridges, Tom Hager, Clarence Phillips, Gilbert Ott.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 5, 2019, from 6pm-8pm at Clinton Funeral Service, services will be held Thursday, June 6, 2019, 2pm at the Pleasant Grove Friendship Church in Rupert, Arkansas with brother Gordon Lemings officiating. Burial will follow at Nogo Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Leonard’s online guest book, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.
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