Obituary for Leslie Philemon

    • Name: Leslie Philemon
    • Home Town: Ocean Isle Beach
    • Date of Death: 10/29/2018
    • Birth Place: Chattanooga, TN
    • Birth Date: 03/12/1942
    • Service Date: 02/01/2019 at 11:00 AM
    • Visit Times: 1 hr. prior.
    • Service Place: Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel, Shallotte.
    • Interment: Sunset Memory Gardens, Mint Hill, NC.

    Leslie Eli Philemon, 76, of Ocean Isle Beach, passed away on January 29, 2019.

    Born in Chattanooga, TN on March 12, 1942, a son of the late Eli Earl Philemon and Mozel McDonald Philemon. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son Kenneth Philemon.

    He was a retired food processor.

    Surviving are his wife, Mary Yasher Philemon; sons, George Overy of Ocean Isle Beach, Justin Philemon of Sunset Beach, John Philemon of Ocean Isle Beach; daughters, Leslie Tyson of Adel, GA, Helen Prince of Ocean Isle Beach, Danyelle Philemon of Scottsboro, AL.; thirteen grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.

    Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 1, 2019 at 11:00am in the Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel, Shallotte. Burial will be at 1:00pm Saturday, February 2, 2019 in the Sunset Memory Gardens, Mint Hill, NC.

    The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

    Online condolences can be made at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.

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