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Grace Community Chapel
Saturday August 27th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Grace Community Chapel
Saturday August 27th, 2022
2:00pm

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Swanalee Inez Melton Leopard

Swanalee Inez Melton Leopard

 

Gray Court, SC

 

Swanalee Inez Melton Leopard, age 69, of the Hickory Tavern Community and widow of Jimmy Ray “Buck” Leopard, passed away on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, at Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn.

 

Born in Summerville, she was a daughter of the late John Martin Melton and Florina Justus Melton. Mrs. Leopard was a member of Grace Community Chapel. She enjoyed being retired; and spent her time crafting and making things for her family.

 

She is survived by: her children, Jim Leopard (Ashley) of Gray Court and Stephanie L. Allen (Steven) of Myrtle Beach; brothers, Eugene Melton and Willis Melton (Sallie) both of Gray Court; sisters, Creola Leopard (Sammy) and Joyce Holliday (Ken) both of Gray Court; grandchildren, Amelia Allen, Bryson Leopard (Lexus), Justin Leopard and Cody Leopard; great-grandchildren, Lucas, Sophia and Easton.

 

In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a sister Wanda Collins.

 

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, on Saturday, August 27, 2022, at Grace Community Chapel conducted by Rev. Jim Leopard with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

 

The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

 

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

 


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Sandra Laws Aug 27 2022 10:35 PM

To li Jim n Stephanie n rest family. Soo sorry for your loss.I know will be hard but in God's hands now n back with Jimmy Ray.I still miss Jimmy Ray he n Mitchell Knight Jr grew up together and lost him few months ago so I know what going thru n the void.Swannie was a sweet person.She will be missed. Too many leaving us to soon.may God place his arms around you n bring yall peace n comfort.I just found out or would be there with yall.need anything please let me know 🙏. (Cuz Debbie Knight n Damon n Lucus knight💔👣😇😇

Debbie Knight Aug 27 2022 1:09 PM

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Joyce Holliday Aug 26 2022 6:34 PM

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