Leslie Huffines

(1900 - 1987)

Source: Reprinted here with permission, Odie Dixon, webmaster JCHS website, 2003. Original run in Jackson County newspaper Aug 1987.

Notes: James Leslie Huffines was the son of James Harley Huffines and Albertine P. Forkum.

Funeral service for Leslie Huffines, 87, of Wartrace Community were conducted August 19, 1987 in the chapel of Anderson Funeral Home with Bro. O'Neal Huffines officiating. Burial was in the Draper Cemetery on Wartrace Creek. MR Huffines passed away August 17, 1987 in the Jackson County Hospital. He was a retired farmer. Born December 9, 1899 in Jackson County to the late Harley and Tennie Huffines. He was a member of Richmond Chapel Church of Christ. Survived by his wife, Mrs. Hattie M. LONG Huffines of Wartrace, three sons, Byrd Lee Huffines of Leesburg, FL, Bobby and Charles Huffines of Cookeville,two daughters, Mrs. Molene WITT, Doyle and Mrs. Frances RUSSELL of Russell Hill, TN.; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren.Anderson Funeral Home in charge.