Obituaries - Feb. 19, 2009

Betty Jean Leake

Betty Jean Leake, 76, of Medina, Ohio, formerly of Morrow, passed away Feb. 16, 2009 at The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Mrs. Leake was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a member of both Harvest Baptist Church in Jonesboro, as well as Bellvue Baptist Church in Cordova, Tenn. She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Oran Ray Leake, Jr.

She leaves behind her son, Ray Leake and his wife, Amanda, of Medina; grandchildren, Krysten of Columbus, Ohio, Ryne of Chicago, Ill., and Wyatt of Medina; and great-granddaughter, Natalye.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 19, at Memphis Funeral Home Germantown Parkway Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 20, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Memory Hill Gardens, Bartlett, Tenn. Memphis Funeral Home Germantown Parkway Chapel, 3700 N. Germantown Parkway, Bartlett, Tenn., 38133, (901) 725-0100.