MARION — Leon Fritts, 79, of Marion died Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at his home.
He was a truck driver and attended Main Street Baptist Church in Marion.
He is survived by his wife, Nina Mae Fritts; four sons, Larry Fritts of Eddyville, Ronnie Fritts of St. Claire, Mich., Donnie Fritts of San Antonio, Texas, and Barry Fritts of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; one brother, Doyle Fritts of Marion; one sister, Carolyn Sunderland of Marion; eight grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one grandson. His parents were Robert and Virginia Wright Fritts.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, September 28, 2013, at Myers Funeral Home of Marion with the Rev. Wendell Ordway officiating. Burial will follow at Mapleview Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.