Carole Lee Leonard, 63, of Spiro, OK passed away Monday, September 12, 2016 in Poteau. Carol was born August 2, 1953 in Chula Vista, CA to Denton and Evie Leonard. She was preceded in death by her parents; Twin brother Karl Leonard; and stepmother Alice Leonard.
Carol's favorite time was playing dominoes with her special partner Ernie Quiroz, Randy Kennedy, Mildred Billings, Marie Baxter, and Ed Riley. They would always attend the out of town tournaments and usually win the trophy. Carol always stayed busy with numerous activities including bingo, trips to the casino, and Walmart. She was a team member at McDonald's for over 10 years. She also enjoyed being in the outdoors and loved her fishing trips.
Survivors include her close friends Riley and Carol Smith of Poteau, Pam and Jack Barringer of Rogers, AR; an uncle Ed Leonard, as well as numerous Garrett and Cofer cousins. Carol also leaves behind her beloved cat, Crystal.
Visitation will be from 8am till service time at Evans & Miller Funeral Home in Poteau.
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm, Thursday, September 15, 2016 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK. with Brother Lloyd Riddlespurger officiating. Interment will follow in Hall Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers will be Carol and Riley Smith, Pam and Jack Barringer, Ernie Quiroz, and Randy Kennedy.