Betty "NANA" Eisenhower Leonard



Betty J. Leonard “Nana”, 82, passed away at her home on September 9th, 2017 in Salisbury, NC.
She was born on September 28th, 1934 in (Mountain City) Johnson County, TN to her parents, the late Grady Icenhour and Pauline Dunn Icenhour.
She earned her associates degree and worked as a Dental Assistant.
She was a loving caregiver to all around her. Creative and artistic, she enjoyed baking, interior decorating, antiques, flowers in her garden, and simply being at home with family.
Betty was survived by her loving husband Donald Leonard whom she married in February 1955, a son Dereck Leonard and wife Kimberly of Salisbury, three daughters Donna Shuffler and Eddie of Concord, Kim Grenoble and Alex of Salisbury, Amber Lomax and David of Salisbury, one brother John Icenhour and Barbara of Mountain City, TN, three sisters Sue Pleasant, Rebecca Dyson of Mountain City, TN and Mary Mery of Louisville, KY, seven grandchildren Jarrod Shuffler, Marissa Porter, Jade Ogg, Josh Grenoble, Jacob Grenoble, Luke Grenoble, Justin Leonard and 2 Great Grandchildren Zachary and Avery Porter.
Family will have a visitation service 1:30 pm on September 13, 2017 at Trading Ford Baptist Church 3600 Long Ferry Rd, Salisbury, NC 28146.

A celebration of life service will be held at 2:00 pm on September 13, 2017 at Trading Ford Baptist Church with the Reverend Mike Motley officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Judes Hospital.

Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Leonard family. Online condolences may be made at