Leiber, Mr. Wilford D. “Sonny”

Mr. Wilford D. “Sonny” Leiber

Mr. Wilford D. “Sonny” Leiber, 76, of Locust Grove, passed away Feb. 21, 2012. He was born in Osceola, Mo., to the late Willie and Eva Wilkerson Leiber. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter.

He served his country in the United States Navy Reserves and retired after 30 years with McDonald-Douglass. Sonny was of the Baptist faith, and enjoyed watching western movies.

Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Barbara Messler Leiber; children, Mark Leiber, Darlene Dawson, James Leiber, Justin Leiber and Michael Leiber; grandchildren, Christopher Leiber, Mheryl Leiber, Deanna Leiber, Joseph Leiber, Randy Dawson and Danielle Leiber.

A visitation celebrating the life of Sonny Leiber will be held TODAY (Thursday, Feb. 23), from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at Haisten Funeral Home, 1745 Zack Hinton Parkway South, McDonough, Ga., 30253, which is in charge of arrangements, (770) 914-8833, haistenfunerals.com.