March 18, 2020

Elizabeth Louise Leonard, 89 of Lewistown, Missouri died March 9, 2020 at the Country Aire Retirement Estates at Lewistown.

The daughter of Harry McCallister and Ruth Ralston McCallister Cline was born on August 8, 1930 at El Dara, Illinois.

She was united in marriage to William Elmer Leonard in 1952 at Palmyra, Missouri.  He preceded her in death on October 24, 1963.

Elizabeth liked to quilt.

She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Miller of Lewistown, Mo.; grandson, Brian Miller (Jessica Bowman) of Hannibal, Mo.; sister-in-law, Karen McCallister of Quincy, Il.; niece, Rosemary (Jim) Goodwin of Canton, Mo.; two nephews, Howard Biles of Berryville, Arkansas and Joseph Biles of LaBelle, Mo.; two great nieces, Brookelynn Jett of Canton, Mo. and Amanda Biles of Arkansas; great-nephew, James (Jackie) Jett of Canton, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sisters, Rose Harris, Dorothy Biles; brothers, Charles, Everett, Leslie, Donald, Elmer, Lester and Lyndell McCallister; great-grandson, Levi Steven Miller and a great niece Tabitha Smith and her husband Buddy Smith.

Cremation rites have accorded.  A memorial service will be held at a later date at the Ewing Assembly of God Church with Rev. Elmer Hagood officiating.  Inurnment will be in the Lewistown Cemetery.