WINDER - Leonard R. Motes, 82, passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2012.
Born in Jefferson, he was the won of the late John Manual and Cleo Motes. He was a retired truck driver for the Frito-Lay Corporation. Mr. Motes was preceded in death by his wife, Mae Belle Ledford Motes.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Austin, Flowery Branch; sons, Charles Motes, Winder, and David Russell Motes, Kentucky; stepson, David Moats, Jonesboro; and 11 grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, January 2, at 2 p.m. in the Dry Pond United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.