GLEN ROSE - Helen Beatrice Roden Leverett, 79, passed away Friday, December 18, 2009, at her residence.

Funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21, 2009, at First Baptist Church in Glen Rose. Burial was at Post Oak Cemetery in Somervell County.

Mrs. Leverett was born January 6, 1930, in Stockbridge, Georgia, to Gilbert Earl Roden and Vera Mae Victoria Housmer Roden. She married Robert Leverett, January 3, 1948, in Jonesboro, Georgia.

Survivors: Husband, Robert Leverett of Glen Rose; daughter, Brenda Watson and husband, Troy, of Glen Rose; son, John M. Leverett of Loganville, Georgia; grandchildren, Eric Watson, Jeffery Leverett, Jennifer Wright Smith; 7 great grandchildren; sister, Doris Long and husband, Gene, of Calhoun Georgia; brothers, Grady Roden and wife, Linda, of Calhoun, Georgia, William Roden of Sugar Valley, Georgia.

Published December 30, 2009

Glen Rose Reporter