Reverend Leonard Perry Catron

  • Born: February 4, 1923
  • Died: April 8, 2018
  • Location: Liberty, South Carolina

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Central, SC 29630

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Tribute & Message From The Family


Reverend Leonard Perry Catron, 95, widower of Rena Flasch Catron, died Sunday, April 8, 2018 at Brookdale Easley.

Born in Albany, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Perry and Clara Guffey Catron.

Rev. Catron started his ministry in Florida before moving to the SC District of the Wesleyan Church. His ministry spanned over 50 years and included Walhalla, Golden Grove, Williamston, Woodside Avenue, Whitmire and Mt. Calvary Wesleyan Churches. He was a US Army veteran of WWII having participated in the Northern France and the Rhineland Campaigns and was a Purple Heart Recepient. He was a member of Golden Grove Wesleyan Church.

Surviving are sons, Jonathan P. Catron (Sandra) of Liberty, James M. Catron (Pamela) of Okeechobee, FL, and Timothy G. Catron (Tammy) of Anderson; sisters, Evelyn Orr and Roena Cristwell both of New Castle, Indiana; grandchildren, Rebecca, David, DeAnna, Alicia, Christopher, Joshua, Nathaniel, and Jeremy; and great grandchildren, Billy, Brian, Tyler, Hayden, Jacob, Jozlyn, Michael, Sarah, Barbara, Rena, and Charlotte.

In addition to his wife and parents, Rev. Catron was predeceased by a sister, Delia Pearl Hall.

Funeral services will be 11 AM, Wednesday at Golden Grove Wesleyan Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 PM, Tuesday at Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central.

The family is at the home of the son, Jonathan Catron, Liberty.

Condolences my be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com or at the funeral home.


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Sorry for your loss. Uncle Leonard lived a long and blessed live. Many fond memories of our visits to their house in Florida when I was young. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. So wish we could have been with you in person at this time. Sharon and Tony Teague (Roena's daughter)

Posted by Sharon J (Criswell) Teague - Kokomo,, IN - Family   April 10, 2018

A precious soul that will be missed!

Posted by Darla Nixon - Easley, SC - Acquaintance   April 09, 2018

Dear Jonathan and family. I sorrow with you at your loss, but rejoice with your father who is now rejoicing with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I have fond memories of Leonard and Rena and our sweet fellowship with them in South Carolina. They are dearly missed.

Posted by Julia Smith - Brooksville, FL via Table Ro, FL - Friend   April 09, 2018

Sending our deepest condolences. Sorry we were not able to be with you, keeping you in our prayers

Posted by James and Beverly (Delia & James's oldest) Hall - Plant City, FL - family   April 09, 2018

The family is in our thoughts and prayers

Posted by rod flasch - simpsonville, SC - Family   April 09, 2018


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