Leon Ellis Heffner, 69, of Cleveland, Miss., passed away, Wednesday, September 28, 2011.
Mr. Heffner was born in Greenwood, Miss. to Alvin Roddy and Margaret Eva Collins Heffner on August 19, 1942. He married Madeleine Colette Ciezak on June 3, 1962 in Columbia, S.C. He loved to garden and was an avid rose gardener. Mr. Heffner and his wife were owners of Bolivar Tire, Inc. from 1979 until his retirement in 2008. He was an Armed Services veteran and a York and Scottish Rite Mason, and Shriner. Mr. Heffner had a passion for fishing. He loved to make old things new.