Aslinger, Leland Eugene

Friday, January 25, 2013

Leland Eugene Aslinger, 86, of Soddy Daisy, died on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. 

He was born on October 28, 1926, the son of Minnie and Gordon Aslinger. He was a member of the Soddy United Methodist Church. Leland was a graduate of Sale Creek High School and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from Combustion Engineering and the W.R. Grace and Company. 

Leland was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Mavis Salmon and Sylvia Hodge and brothers, Raymond, Drewie and J.C. Aslinger.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Dorothy Roberts Aslinger; sisters, Violet Carpenter and Vivian Haynes; nephew, Glenn M. Crawley and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be on Saturday, Jan. 26, at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Chaplain Dewayne Renfro officiating. Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens with nephews serving as pallbearers. 

Visitation will be on Saturday, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. 

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379.


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