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Melba Joann Leatherwood

July 28, 1936 ~ May 25, 2022 (age 85)


Melba Joann Leatherwood, 85, of Lumberton passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2022. She was born on July 28, 1936 in Wisner, Louisiana.

Melba was an extremely friendly, outgoing, woman who loved her family very much. Through her 85 years on earth above all else, she had and kept a strong faith in the Lord. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Melba will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is preceded in death by her loving husband, James Don Leatherwood Sr.

Melba is survived by her son, James Don Leatherwood Jr. of Lumberton; Rose Leatherwood of Lumberton; granddaughter, Kristin Gorrell of Beaumont; and great-grandson Justin Joubert Jr. of Beaumont.

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