SUMTER, S.C. - Leslie Paul Livingston, 77, husband of Helen Harper Livingston, has eternally "Gone Fishing" Friday, May 24, 2013.
Born in Dalzell, he was a son of the late Leslie H. Livingston and the late Marguerite Edens Livingston. Mr. Livingston owned and operated Boyle Farm and Garden and Livingston Farms until his retirement.
Survivors include his wife of Pinewood; one daughter, Marcia Lynn Raymond of Sumter; two sons, Leslie P. "Bubba" Livingston, Jr. (McCuen Bennett) of Manning, and James H. "Jimbo" Livingston (fiancé Lisa Conley) of Sumter; three grandchildren, Lola Grace Livingston, Mettie McCuen Livingston, and John Harper Livingston; two sisters, Margaret Ann Hary, and Ina Teresa Wilson both of El Paso, TX; and a number of nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by a brother, John Herman Livingston.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Robbie Hardin officiating. Burial will be in the Sumter Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the home, 1946 Idlewood Drive.
Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements