Leslie F. Herndon, 55, Cadiz, died at 3 p.m. Thursday, July 4, 2019, at his home in Cadiz of natural causes.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Green Hill Memorial Gardens, 5325 Cadiz Road, Hopkinsville.

Visitation will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 138 Main St., Cadiz.

A native of Princeton, he was born Oct. 31, 1963, the son of Layton Herndon, Cadiz, and the late Bettie Adams Herndon.

After graduating from Trigg County High School in 1981, Leslie earned a Bachelor of Science in political science and his Master of Business Administration from Murray State University.

He worked for a period of time at both Johnson Controls and American National Rubber, and was a self-employed wholesale jewelry broker. He was a longtime member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Cadiz.

In addition her father, survivors include his sister, Joan (Marc) Terrell, Cadiz, and his special friend, Shirley Cavanaugh, Hopkinsville.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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