Leslie Travis Gardner

Published 4:30 am Thursday, January 24, 2019

Leslie Travis Gardner, 85, of Jamesville died Friday, January 18, 2019 at his residence.

Born November 19, 1933 in Martin County, he was the son of the late Enoch William Gardner and Irene Stallings Gardner and was preceded in death by wife Sally Hoggard Gardner; son Eric Christopher Gardner and brother Bobby Mitchell Gardner.  Leslie was a retired farmer, a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and member of Cedar Branch Baptist Church.

Survivors include daughter Kathy Gardner Davis of Jamesville; sons Randy Travis Gardner and wife Terry and Kelvin Mitchell Gardner and wife Donna both of Jamesville; fifteen grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

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Funeral service was held Monday, January 21. Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Kennedy Baptist Children’s Home.

Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.maitlandfuneralhome.com.