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Hattie Mae Leonard

November 6, 1941 - January 7, 2018

Service Date: January 13, 2018

Hattie Mae Leonard, 76, of Anderson, SC, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Rainey Hospice House.

Born in Seneca, SC on November 6, 1941; she was the daughter of the late Jonah and Annie Bell Queen Cobb.  She was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Temple as well as a former employee of General Dynamics Aerospace and Defense Company, Pomona, CA. and Saddemans Company Seamstress and Inspector, Anderson, SC.

She is survived by her husband, James Sanford Leonard; sons:  Scott Douglas Neisess (Tammy) and Steven Roy Neisess (Pat); daughters:  Sheila Neisess Stephens (David) and Stephanie Dianne Ines; 10 grandchildren:  John Gray, Donna Cain, Jennifer Cain, Jeremy Neisess, Kayla Brock, Stevie Henrique, Zacchaeus Neisess, Rebecca Ines, Christine Busha and GJ Ines; 16 great grandchildren:  Adam Gray, Miranda Gray, Austin Gray, Jonathan Gray, Ashton Gray, Breanna Cain, Roman Poe, Hazel Cain, Ansleigh Neisess, Allie Neisess, Kade Miller, Broody Brock, Knox Brock, Saria Busha, Ada Busha, and Mavis Busha; and 2 great-great grandchildren:  Kendra Monroe and Kaleigh Monroe.

In addition to her parents, she is also predeceased by 3 brothers:  Robert Lee Cobb, Joel Elford Cobb, and Logan Edward Cobb; and 4 sisters:  Janie Mae Roach, Dorothy Fay Jackson, Joanna Cobb, and Loriece ‘Rena’ Gambrell.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1pm at Gethsemane Baptist Temple officiated by Rev. Sam Duncan on Saturday, January 13, 2018.

A time of visitation will be prior to the service from 11:30am to 1pm at the Church on Saturday.

The family will be at their respective homes and asks in lieu of flowers memorial be made to Rainey Hospice House, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel, is assisting the family.