Leonard Guy Tomlin, 90, of Buena Vista, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024.

He was the son of the late James W. Tomlin and Helen S. Tomlin.

He was also preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Verlyn R. Tomlin; two brothers, James W. “Rusty” Tomlin and Bennie Tomlin; two sisters, Blanch Plogger and Marie Dorey; and son-in-law, Glenn Lilly.

Leonard served in the U. S. Army and was retired from Rea Magnet Wire.

Surviving are his children, Gary L. Tomlin (Sharon), Glenn Tomlin (Frances), and Rita Lilly; four grandchildren, Brandi Tomlin (Joshua), Morgan Knick, Joshua Tomlin (Victoria), and Ryan Knick (Logan); three greatgrandchildren, Atley, Avery and Owen; and baby Knick on the way; two sisters, Ruby Perdue and Edith Corbin; and two brothers, Lewis Tomlin and Maynard Tomlin.

A graveside service was held Tuesday, Feb. 6, at Green Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Jay Thorne officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Connections Plus Hospice.

Arrangements were handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services. N-G

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