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Leeman Earl Underwood
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Obituary for Leeman Earl Underwood

Leeman Earl Underwood, 94 of Oak Ridge passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

Leeman was born August 2, 1923 in River Mines, Missouri to parents Vester Underwood and Edith Souden Underwood.

He was a veteran with the US Army, serving during World War 11 with the 738th Tank Corp in France, Belgium, and Germany, during the Battle of The Bulge.

He was an active member of First Free Will Baptist Church. Leeman was loved by so many people and greatly enjoyed everyone visiting him.


Preceding him in death were his:
Wife, Laura Catherine Underwood;
Daughter, Gail Underwood Fender;
Sister, Lillian Hovis;
Son-in-law, Mac Roberts.

His survivors include:
Son, Greg Underwood and wife, Linda of Aberdeen, Mississippi;
Daughters, Sue Roberts of Knoxville;
Pam Haynes and husband, Charles of Oak Ridge;
Ten grandchildren; 30 Great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at First Free Will Baptist Church on Friday, March 9th from 11 AM until 1 PM with the funeral service beginning at 1 PM. David Cox will be officiating. Interment will be at Oak Ridge Memorial Park with military honors provided by Tennessee National Honor Guard.

The family requests that memorials be made in Leeman’s memory to:
First Free Will Baptist Church General Fund,162 S. Jefferson Cr., Oak Ridge, TN


An online guest book may be signed at weatherfordmortuary.com


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Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

9

Mar

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
First Freewill Baptist Church

162 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Funeral

Friday

9

Mar

1:00 PM
First Freewill Baptist Church

162 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Graveside Service

Friday

9

Mar

2:15 PM
Oak Ridge Memorial Park

1501 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830


Memorial Contribution

First Freewill Baptist Church

162 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
162 South Jefferson Cr., Oak Ridge, TN 37830, General Fund
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