Graveside services for James Leon Haynie will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Bistineau Baptist Church Cemetery in Heflin, Louisiana under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden. Officiating will be Bro. Jim Gstohl. Visitation for friends and family will be held Wednesday, January 24, 2018 from 5 until 8 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Leon was born April 26, 1942 to James Wilfred and Nellie Irene Haynie. He died peacefully Monday, January 22, 2018 following a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease.
He retired from KCS Railroad in 2003 after 37 years of service.