Obituary: Shirley Jane Leopard


Funeral services for Shirley Jane Leopard, 84, of Blountsville, Alabama will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Fairview West Cemetery. The family will welcome guests for a visitation Wednesday evening beginning at 5 p.m. Oct. 28 at Hanceville Funeral Home.

Mrs. Leopard is survived by her children Debra (Rick) White, Frankie (Leilani) Leopard, Randy (Debbie) Leopard, William (Claudia) Leopard, and Becky (Steve) Ray; grandchildren Melissa, Mechelle, Meloney, William, Kristie, Leicia, Justin, Kimberly, Nathan, Kaitlin, Jenniphier, Maiah, Jason, Meghann, Andy, Camber, Robbie, and Stephanie; 33 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and brothers Charles Burns Jr. and Leon Burns.

Mrs. Leopard is preceded in death by her husband Jerry Leopard; daughter Jerri Lynn Hatcher; parents Charles and Lillian (Reno) Burns, Sr.; and sister Katherine Bentley.