Leo Lester Jude, 86, of Barboursville, died Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at Huntington Health and Rehab.
A memorial service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, December 15, at the Wallace Funeral Home, Milton by Pastor Kim Stone.
He was born October 2, 1926, in Mingo County, a son of the late Edmond and Zella Ambergery Jude.
He was also preceded in death by a son, Leo Lester Jr.; three sisters, Marcelene McClelland, Ada Mae Preston and Reba McCloud; and three brothers, Clifford, Walter and Benjamin Jude.
He was a member of Liberty Missionary Baptist Church and was veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Juanita Gay Diamond Jude.
Visitation will be one hour prior to service at the Wallace Funeral Home, Milton.