The Port Arthur News
Funeral services for Leo Allen Callaway, 79, of Huntsville were held 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Farmer Funeral Home and interment followed at Franks Branch Cemetery in Fred.
Mr. Callaway passed away April 20, 2013 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital in Houston.
Leo was a native of Fred where he lived before moving to Nederland. He had been a resident of Huntsville for the past 33 years. He was retired from Neches Butane where he was a Process Operator. Leo loved the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, sports and social events but most of all he enjoyed the time he spent with his family.
Leo is preceded in death by his parents Samuel Dayton and Minnie Pearl Young Callaway; son Leo M. Callaway; stepson William T. Colley and sisters Betty Smith and Mildred Yawn.
Survivors include his wife Betty Lou Callaway of Huntsville; son Robert A. Callaway and wife Paige of Nederland; stepson Stevie Colley and wife Terri of Huntsville; daughter Phyllis Campbell and husband Huey of Huntsville; daughters-in-law Marilyn Callaway of Colorado and Pam Colley of Huntsville; sisters Carolyn Hoffman and husband Joe of Silsbee, Faye Simpson of Silsbee and Dollie Gordon of Fred; nine grandchildren, three great grandchildren numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Farmer Funeral Home
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