Leroy Franklin Curry

Leroy Franklin Curry, age 85, of Gainesville passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. He was a member at Mayfield Baptist Church. Leroy was a former volunteer firefighter and sheet metal worker. He enjoyed working with electronics. Leroy was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Hattie Curry; brother, James Curry; sister, Betty Ward; and brother-in-law, Clayton Grier; son-in-law, Bill Savage.
Survivors include his loving wife of 64 years, Frances Curry; children, Sybil Savage of Gainesville, Freida (Stanley) Pirkle of Gainesville; grandchildren, Phillip Delong, Robert Delong, Timmy Delong, Connie Cantrell, Lacey Blackwell; great-grandchildren, Andrew Cantrell, Paul Cantrell, Richard Blackwell, Hadrian Blackwell, Spencer Blackwell, Shelby and Austin Delong; brother, Doyle Curry of Grover, N.C.; sisters-in-law, Maudine Delong and JoAnn Smith; brothers-in-law, Erastus Grier and Herbert Grier; and other loved ones and friends also survive.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m. and will lie in state at 1:30 p.m. at Mayfield Baptist Church with the Rev. Nathan Martin officiating. Interment will follow at Mayfield Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Ingram Funeral Home on Saturday from 2-4 p.m., 6-9 p.m., Sunday from 9 a.m. until the hour of the service.
Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be made at www.ingramfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

International Funeral Services, Inc.
2201 South Cobb Drive SE Smyrna, GA 30080
(770) 333-9731

Published in Forsyth County News from Nov. 22 to Nov. 26, 2013