William Leonard York Obituary:
Funeral Date: 10/26/2004
William Leonard York, age 85, of Jackson, Mississippi (formerly of Hermitage), died Saturday October 23, at his home in Jackson, MS. Born April 21, 1919 at Ingalls, AR. a son of the late Ernest Earl York and Cynthia Anna Elizabeth Clanton York he was a retired employee for Bienville Furniture Factory, member Eagle Lake Crossroads Baptist Church and a World War II Army veteran. Also preceding him in death were brothers Joe York, Leon York, sisters Beatrice York, Annie Bea York Sharp and Marion York Harrod. Survivors are 2 sons Melvin York of Jackson, MS., Eddie York of Monticello, AR. 3 daughters Fay Forrest of Hermitage, AR., Judy York of Algood, TN. and Elizabeth Briley of Memphis, TN. 1 sister Clarice York Orr of Warren. 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services 2:00 p.m. Tuesday October 26, Eagle Lake Crossroads Baptist Church. Burial Union Hill Cemetery at Ingalls by Frazerís Funeral Home of Warren. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Monday October 25, at Frazerís.