Leonard Dwight Ingram


Visitation Details

Service Details
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM 2:00 PM
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Bordwine Funeral Home Bordwine Funeral Home
203 Ohio Ave., Etowah, Tn 37331 203 Ohio Ave., Etowah, TN 37331
Interment Etowah Cemetery
Saturday, September 15, 2018











Leonard Dwight Ingram, 74, of Etowah, TN, passed away on the morning of September 10, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife of 52 years, Betty Ledford Ingram. He was a long-time member of Dixon Avenue Baptist Church. He loved and served the Lord and his family well. He retired from Maytag after 44 years of service. After retiring, he pursued his love of small engine repair, where he became known as the go-to fix-it man.

Survivors include two daughters and one son-in-law: Tammy and Paul Gentry of Athens, and Jessica Jacobs of Etowah; four grandchildren and their spouses: Mica and Robby Trammell, Chelsea and Sterling Vantrease, Kevin Gentry, and Austin Jacobs; and four great-grandchildren: Jack, Stevie Jane, Sloane, and Lachlan.

Funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, September 15, 2018, in the chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home with Rev. Allen Watson and Rev. Danny Singleton officiating. Interment will follow in the Etowah Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, family requests Gideon Bibles in his memory, The Gideons International, P.O. Box 4, Athens, TN 37371.





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  1. Lloyd and Betty Johnson September 15, 2018

    Our hearts ache for you over your great losses. What a great friend Leonard has been to the Johnson family down through the years. His presence will be greatly missed at Dixon Avenue, and we will miss his friendship. So sorry we were not able to come to the funeral home. Love and prayers for the family.

  2. Lee Roy & Linda Johnson September 15, 2018

    So sorry for your great loss! Leonard was a good man and a great friend. He will be greatly missed. So thankful for the comfort to know that he and Betty are rejoicing on the streets of glory!

  3. Ronnie Lane September 13, 2018

    Sorry for your loss great man and good friend he will be missed. Ronnie Lane

  4. Gail Hooper Sledge September 11, 2018

    Tammy and family I’m so very sorry about your dad, we Hooper kids grew up with your dad East Etowah, he rode same bus as us , was always quite and nice boy later man . I know he loved his family so much … Prayers and comfort during these days ahead . Bless you all. Tommy . Eddy , gail and Mike Hooper

  5. Amanda McDowell September 11, 2018

    So sorry for your loss. We are praying for you all.


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