A memorial service for Paul E. Leslie, 85, of Emory, will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery on Friday, January 17, at 2:00 p.m., in the Chapel at 5111 South Memorial Drive, Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Mr. Leslie died on December 4, 2019, at his home. He was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on November 27, 1934. He graduated from Will Rogers High School in 1952 and attended Oklahoma A&M College where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Personal Management. He served his country as he worked in public service for the U.S. Government while he and his wife, Lou, lived in Oklahoma, Virginia and, for the past 28 years, in Texas. He retired on Lake Fork in Emory.
He is survived by his son, Doug Leslie and wife Charlotte of Garland; brother, Robert Leslie and wife Tomi of Oceanside, Calif.; brother-in-law, Autry Hill and wife Geraldine of Stillwater, Okla.; grandchildren, Chris Leslie and wife Sarah of Lometa, Katie Leslie of Ogden, Utah, and Adam Leslie of Garland; and three great-granddaughters, Angie Leslie, Lucy Leslie and Frankie Leslie.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Louise (Lou) Leslie; and his parents, Wayne and Dorothy Leslie.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Paul’s memory may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation or your favorite charity.
Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home.