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Leon E. Dunsmore

August 5, 1925 - September 17, 2010
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Dunsmore, Leon E., of Powell, entered God's presence on Friday, September 17, 2010. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Powell. Retired from Foote Mineral with more than 30 years of service. A World War II Veteran, he served in the U.S. Army in Germany. He was a member of Disabled American Veterans, and the Military Order of the Purple Heart. Preceded in death by his first wife, Catherine Hicks Dunsmore; daughter, Kathy Crawford; brother, Roger Dunsmore. Survivors include his wife Velma Dunsmore, son, Dennis Dunsmore and wife, Sandra; daughter, Terri Lakin and husband, Steve; son-in-law, Larry Crawford; grandchildren, Denise Swain...
Dunsmore, Leon E., of Powell, entered God's presence on Friday, September 17, 2010. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Powell. Retired from Foote Mineral with more than 30 years of service. A World War II Veteran, he served in the U.S. Army in Germany. He was a member of Disabled American Veterans, and the Military Order of the Purple Heart. Preceded in death by his first wife, Catherine Hicks Dunsmore; daughter, Kathy Crawford; brother, Roger Dunsmore. Survivors include his wife Velma Dunsmore, son, Dennis Dunsmore and wife, Sandra; daughter, Terri Lakin and husband, Steve; son-in-law, Larry Crawford; grandchildren, Denise Swain and husband Al, Lesli Crawford, Chad Crawford and wife Heather, Jeremy Crawford and wife Cheryl, Jonathan Lakin and wife Brooke, Jessica Michaels and husband Jeff; 6 great-grandchildren; brother, Rector Dunsmore; sisters, Vandella Smith, Geraldine Richardson, several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel, Monday, from 6pm until the 8pm Funeral Service, Pastor Phil Jones officiating. We will meet in Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Tuesday, at 10:45am for 11am interment service; Military Honors by East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Powell, 7706 Ewing Road, Powell, TN 37849. Arrangements by Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 2300 W. Adair Dr. 865-689-8888. Condolences may be offered at www.lynnhurstchapel.com.

"On behalf of the East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard, and the Tennessee Army National Guard, thank you for inviting us to serve your family in giving..." Craig Alleman (Knoxville, TN)

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