Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 15, 2008 at Crestwood Memorial Chapel for Mr. Dewey Troy LeCroy, age 88, of Gadsden, who died on Friday, March 7, 2008. Kenneth Jones and Mathew Crowe will officiate. Burial will be at Rainbow Memorial Park. Crestwood Memorial Funeral Home will direct.
Mr. LeCroy was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Army. He retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company after 38 years of service. He was a member of the Fairview Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his daughter and son-in-law, Charlotte and Charlie Phillips.
He is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Elouise McPherson LeCroy; son, Dewey P. (Mary Ellen) LeCroy; daughters, Sharon (David) Nichols and Kim (Jeff) Inman; grandchildren, Paul (Sonna) LeCroy, Kenneth (Tracy) LeCroy, Troy (Nancy) Phillips, Eric Phillips, Jon Nichols, Pam (Maury) Mitchell , Jeffrey Inman and Jarrett Inman; 9 great grandchildren; sisters, Josie Cothran and Juanita Robershaw and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be grandsons.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2008 at Crestwood Memorial Funeral Home.