George L. “GL” McLeod, Jr.

Published 1:42 pm Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Mr. George L. “GL” McLeod, Jr., 73, a resident of Luverne, died suddenly Mon., Dec. 29, 2014. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wed., Dec. 31, 2014 at the Chapel of Turner Funeral Home with Rev. Mitchell Bowlan and Rev. Steve DeFee officiating.

Interment will follow in Emmaus Cemetery with Turner Funeral Home of Luverne directing.

Mr. McLeod is preceded in death by his wife, Emma Sexton McLeod; his parents, George Lee and Zillion Gibson McLeod, Sr.; three brothers, Jasper Williams “JW” McLeod, Carl “Cobb” McLeod and Morgan McLeod; and four sisters, Bertha Mae Childs, Kate Mathews, Eloise Beasley, and Mary Peacock.

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Survivors include four children, Glen (Hope) McLeod, Debbie McLeod, Ricky McLeod and Martha (Mitchell) Bowlan; six grandchildren, Brandy McLeod (Justin) Bayman, Cody McLeod (Jay) Carnley, Linsley Bowlan, Alex McLeod, Arin McLeod and Brett Bowlan; two great-grandchildren, Jax Bayman and Arianna Catrett; and four sisters, Betty Jean Davenport, Gwen Martin, Gail Messick and Jennie Ruth Davis.

Active pallbearers will be Brett Bowlan, Alex McLeod, Justin Bayman, Jay Carnley, Charles Hall and Doug Senn. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, from 12:30 p.m. until service time.