On Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2019, Leslie Earnest Gwinn, 84, entered the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ.
He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was a charter member of the Greenbrier Valley Baptist Church in White Sulphur Springs. He was a retired Greenbrier Hotel employee of 55 years.
Leslie was preceded in death by his father, Theodore Gwinn and mother, Irene Gwinn; sister, Elene Campbell and husband Harold; son-in-law, Rick Bowen; granddaughter, Ella Bowen; and great-grandson, Liam Craft.
He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Joan Gwinn; daughters, Debbie Gwinn of Charlottesville, VA and Pam Bowen of White Sulphur Springs; grandson, Wannis Bowen (Heather) of Maryville, TN; granddaughter, Malary Bowen-Craft (Nathan) of White Sulphur Springs; brothers, Leo Gwinn (Darlene) of Colorado and Glenville Gwinn (Mildred) of Christiansburg, VA; niece, Sharon Zimmerman (Bill); great-nephew, Terrance Zimmerman all of White Sulphur Springs. He was a proud great-grandfather of Gavin Craft, Miriam Bowen, JoElla Craft and Keats Bowen.
Funeral service will be at 3:30 p.m., Friday, Mar. 15, at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Rosewood Cemetery, Lewisburg.
Visitation will be from 1:30 until time of the service, Friday, at the funeral home.
The family would like to express their gratitude and love to the staff, nurses and CNA’s of Greenbrier Health Care Center. They are our angels on earth.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinson’s Foundation at www.parkinson.org/donate would be appreciated.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.morganfh.net.