BONNIE M. (BRYANT) LEAMON, 87, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, at Woodview Health-care, Fort Wayne. Born in Tazwell, Tenn., she made her home in New Haven over 68 years ago. She is survived by her children, Donald (Linda) Leamon Jr., Velma Leamon, Ronald Leamon, and Connie (John Jr.) Robb; brothers, Buford Bryant, Hubert Bryant and James Bryant; 18 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Leamon Sr.; children, Mary Gibson and James Leamon; grandson, Jacob Kennell; mother, Maggie Boone; and siblings, Joy Nevills, Mary Lou Wise and William Dal Bryant. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Wednesday at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven, with calling two hours prior. Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne. Preferred memorials to The Muscular Dystrophy Association or Turnstone Center. To share online condolences, please visit

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