Clayton "Tony" Antonio Leamons, 68, of Hartford, formerly of San Dimas, Calif., passed away July 3, 2018, in his home. He was born Nov. 27, 1949, to the late Marvin E. Leamons and Velma Arnold Leamons in Sparkman. He retired from Travis Lumber Co. and was a member of Community Bible Church in Greenwood.
He is survived by his wife, Charlene Leamons; two sons, Tony E. Leamons of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., and Robert J. Bowers of Greenwood; one daughter, Jean T. Schnauffer of Greenwood; one brother, Phillip Leamons of Junction City, Kan.; and one sister, Sheila Johnson of Van Buren.
His love was strong and true for his family through all of life’s ups and downs. He never strayed from being a loving husband and father to his wife, four children and six grandchildren who meant the most to him. He also leaves behind a coaching legacy for many of his children’s friends in Pop Warner football and little league baseball in La Verne/San Dimas, Calif., as well as girls softball at Hartford High School.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Trent Leamons; and one sister, Sharon Child.
Cremation was under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home in Greenwood.
A celebration of life memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at the home of Jean and Will Schnauffer in Greenwood.
The family will bury the remains at a later date at Holeman Cemetery in Manning.
Online tributes may be left at www.mcconnellfh.com.