Leonard Moyer Radford, 92, of Pembroke, departed this life Tuesday morning, June 16, 2015 at his home on Radford Lane. Born in Giles County on April 15, 1923, he was a son of the late Albert D. and Della Lee Hilton Radford. Leonard was a dashing figure on the dance hall circuit every Friday and Saturday night and always looked forward to making a grand entrance. He had been employed at Mocrete Concrete Plant at Bluff City, at Risch Equipment Company in Salem, and at Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke and Pembroke Hardware. He was a veteran of the U S Army, WW II. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Fitchell and Bill Radford, his sisters Shirley McGuire, Laura Alice Williams, Murthie McGuire and Dersie Ratcliff.
He leaves to cherish his memory his sons Darrell K. Radford of Pembroke, Arnold E Radford (Lenna) of Pembroke; his daughters Faith R. Jennings (Michael) of Rich Creek and Lisa R. Keith (James) of Wytheville; his four grandchildren; his six great-grandchildren; his brother “Pete” Melvin Radford of Pembroke; his sister Betty Hutchison of Pembroke; his special friend Don Lane and a host of other friends and relatives.
At Leonard’s request there will be no public visitation, viewing, or service. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.