Jack Courson

Passed away on January 5, 2019

Courson, Jack Knox, age 86, passed away January 05, 2019. Mr. Courson served as the Mayor of Leeds from 1968-1972 and 1980-1988. Prior to serving as mayor he served on the city council and other numerous committees. He was a lifelong member of Leeds First Baptist Church. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He is survived by his wife, Joyce O. Courson; daughter, Amanda Courson; son, David Courson; grandchildren, Jason, Josh, and Jody; and great-grandchildren, Jack and Locky. The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 9, 2019 from 6PM to 8PM at Kilgroe Funeral Home Leeds Chapel. Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Leeds First Baptist Church at 3PM with burial to follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visit us online


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Leigh Hawkins

January 9, 2019

Sorry for your loss