Harry Louis LeRoy

Harry Louis LeRoy
May/24/1931 – Apr/29/2020


Harry Louis LeRoy was born on 24 May 1931 in Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, USA as the first child of John Britt LeRoy and Mary Belle Butler LeRoy.


Harry Leroy  was counted in the census on 10 Apr 1940 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA, as 8-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, John B Leroy; his mother, Mary Leroy; and his siblings, John B Leroy and Mary Belle Leroy.


Harry Louis LeRoy served in the military between 21 Sep 1949-13 Sep 1950 in Greene, New York, USA.

“New York Records of the State National Guard, 1906-1954,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-9928-4HKP?cc=2329262&wc=STG1-2NL%3A1418373501 : 9 January 2015), 100623512 > image 869 of 2009; New York State Archives, Albany.


On October 29, 1976, Harry L Leroy was mentioned as a living son in the obituary of John Britt Leroy Sr.


He died on 29 Apr 2020 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA. He was buried in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA (Hillcrest Baptist Church Cemetery).

Obituary of Harry Louis LeRoy

ELGIN – A service to celebrate the life of Harry Louis LeRoy, 88, will be held at a later date in Hillcrest Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Alzheimer’s Foundation.

Mr. LeRoy, husband of the late Jo Hanks LeRoy, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Born in Savannah, Ga., he was the son of the late John B. LeRoy and Mary Butler LeRoy. He served in the United States Army and retired from the South Carolina Department of Corrections. He was a faithful member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. Mr. LeRoy enjoyed golf and ice hockey and was an avid Clemson fan.

Surviving are his sons, Stuart LeRoy of Columbia and Joey LeRoy (Stacey) of Columbia; and a granddaughter, DeLaney LeRoy. He was predeceased by brother, John B. LeRoy, Jr.; and sister, Marybelle LeRoy Strack.

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