Obituaries

James Joseph Leake Jacksonville, N.C.

Jacksonville, North Carolina — James Joseph Leake, 74, of Jacksonville died January 5, 2012 at his home.
A Funeral Service was held at 12:30 PM, Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at Johnson Funeral Home, Jacksonville with Rev. Dr. Robert Bankhead. Burial followed at the Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, with military honors. He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary E. (Ruby) Leake.
Mr. Leake was a retired veteran of the United States Marine Corp., having served in Vietnam.
He is survived by a son, Robert Allen Leake of Jacksonville. Three daughters, Marie Annette Adkins of Clover, SC, Ann Lorraine Price of Hamilton, OH, Mary Louise Blakely of Pleasant Garden, NC. A brother, Robert A. Leake of Indiana. 13 Grandchildren, and 12 Great Grandchildren.
The family received friends from 7:00PM-9:00PM, Monday, January 9, 2012 at Johnson Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross or the Women’s Shelter.
Arrangements by Johnson Funeral Home, Jacksonville