Mr. Lonnie “Billy” McLeod, Jr.



Mr. Lonnie “Billy” McLeod, Jr., 71, of Friendly McLeod Lane, Dunn, died April 24, 2017 at his home. Billy was born May 5, 1945 in Harnett County, son of the late Lonnie McLeod, Sr. and Melissa Norris McLeod. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Bruce, Oliver, Olen and Warren McLeod; and sisters, Naomi Autry, Aleen Byrd, Maggie Johnson and Vira Williams.

Billy was a retired painter and member of Grace Chapel Church.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jerome Pope officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery.

Billy is survived by his wife of fifty years, Becky Fowler McLeod; sons, Victor Lance McLeod and fiance Brandy Baker of Dunn and Clint Austin McLeod and wife Mary of Princeton; daughter, Valerie McLeod Champion and husband Herbie of McGee Crossroads; grandchildren, Kristin Paige McLeod and Lance Austin McLeod; brothers, Clifton McLeod and wife Pat and Wallace McLeod both of Dunn; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m., Tuesday at the Skinner & Smith Funeral Home in Dunn.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Arrangements are by Skinner & Smith Funeral Home of Dunn.