Obituary: Leroy Pope


Leroy Pope, 81, of Holly Pond, Alabama, passed away on Jan, 12, 2023. Mr. Pope was born July 9, 1941, in Cullman County, Alabama, to John and Lillian Speegle Pope.

Mr. Pope is preceded in death by his parents.

Those surviving Leroy includes his wife, Linda Bradley Pope; daughters, Johnna Hollingsworth (Greg), Celette Dean (Matt); grandchildren, Emree Dean, Chase Hollingsworth (Caroline), Calan Hollingsworth (Siarra); sons, Lloyd Pope (Sherryl), Heath Pope; granddaughters, Chanda Pope, Stormy Bartlett, Samantha Pope; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mr. Pope will be 3 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, in the Holly Pond Funeral Home Chapel, Gary Nunn officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Pond Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit with the family on Sunday afternoon, from 2 p.m., until services begin.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Holly Pond Cemetery in memory of Mr. Pope.

Holly Pond Funeral Home is honored to serve the Pope family.