Funeral services for Leon Todd, 77, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, August 11, 2014, at Free Union Church of Christ, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Todd died at 3:14 a.m., Friday, August 8, 2014, at Fulton County Hospital.
He was born August 15, 1936, at Wasco, California to Robert Henry Todd and Katie “Pauline” McElmurry Todd. On July 1, 1967, he was married at Moody, Missouri, to Eva Lois Deatherage. Mr. Todd was a veteran, having served in the United States Navy. Before his retirement, he was a welder at DRS. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Mr. Todd was a member of the Church of Christ, and attended Free Union Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Eva Todd, of the family home; two sons, Robert “Bobby” Todd, wife, April, Viola, Arkansas and Baty Todd, wife, Alisha, Springfield, Missouri; two grandchildren, Bella and Anna; two brothers-in-law, Roe Deatherage, wife, Cathy, West Plains, Missouri and Kenny Deatherage, Moody, Missouri; one sister-in-law, Belle Yeager, husband, Steve, Moody, Missouri; one uncle, Gene Todd, Greenfield, Missouri; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
His parents, brother-in-law, Lawrence Deatherage and sister-in-law, Cathy Deatherage, precede him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Sunday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Free Union Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Free Union Cemetery, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.