Obituary photo of Leonard Yelton%2c+Jr., Louisville-KY
In Loving Memory of

Leonard Gordon Yelton, Jr.

1942 - 2021
Obituary photo of Leonard Yelton%2c+Jr., Louisville-KY
In Loving Memory of

Leonard Gordon Yelton, Jr.

1942 - 2021
Newcomer - S.W. Louisville Chapel (502-935-0056) is assisting the family
Leonard Gordon Yelton, Jr. Life story video
Leonard Gordon Yelton, Jr. , 78, of Louisville, Kentucky, passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021.

He was born on May 22, 1942 in Union Mills, North Carolina to Leonard and Annie Mae Yelton. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his son, Darrel Wayne Yelton. Leonard served our country in the U.S. Army post Korean War and retired as a truck driver. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on cars and spending time with his family.

Leonard is survived by his loving wife, Mary Yelton, children, Alan Yelton, Ronald (DeAnn) Yelton, Michelle Miller, and Leonard Gordon (Tracy) Yelton, III, along with 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions - Southwest Louisville Chapel, (10304 Dixie Hwy). His Funeral Service will be at 5:00 pm on Saturday, at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions - Southwest Louisville Chapel.

The family requests that contributions in Leonard ’s memory be made to the Veterans Association.

To leave a special message for the family, please press the "Share Memories" tab above.
Send sympathy flowers
Newcomer - S.W. Louisville Chapel (502-935-0056) is assisting the family

Share Memories

:
:
:
Please also sign me up for Newcomer's email newsletter.
We will treat your information with the utmost confidentiality and not share or distribute it in any way.
Condolences should be personal messages from family and friends. For a full version of our online obituary policy, please click here.

© 2021 Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions