Coursey Funeral services for Leonard H. Coursey, Sr., 76, of Brookshire, Texas were held Wednesday, December 26, 2007 at 2:00 PM from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel with Brad Morgan officiating. Pallbearers were Leonard's grandsons; Jason, Jimmy, Darrell, Derrick, John, and Duke. Honorary Pallbearers were his grandsons Carlton, Ricky, Daniel, and Chris. Born in Truman, Arkansas, Leonard was the son of Rufford and Nellie (Larson) Coursey. Leonard was a carpenter by trade. Leonard married Irmgard Emtmann. Leonard is survived by his wife, Irmgard Coursey of Brookshire, daughters: Cathy Gibson and husband, Ray, of Houston, Karen Owens and husband, Jeff, of Houston, Kristie Martin and fiance, Don, of Brookshire. Sons: Harlon Coursey and wife, Neva, of Brookshire, Richard Coursey and wife, Molly, of Houston, Leonard Coursey, Jr. and wife ,Amy, of Brookshire. Sisters: Aubrey Waters, Eva Mae Gibson, Linda Gibson, Dean Couch, all of Arkansas, Helen Wilson of Cypress, Thelma Sanders of Waller. Brothers: Robert Coursey of Katy, Donald Coursey of Katy, and Bobby Coursey of Waller. Grandchildren: Nancy, Jimmy, Ricky, Daniel, Carlton, Derrick, Ashley, Darrell, Jason, John, Chris, Nicole, Christina, and Jordian. Great-grandchildren: Cole, Colby, Colton, Makenzie, Madison, Evan and John Allen. Leonard was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Tammy, son Ricky, and sister Ellen. Services under the direction of Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel, 842 east main st, Bellville, TX (979) 865-3121.
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