The Obituary for Mr. Hugh “Charles” McLeod


Graveside Service for Mr. Hugh “Charles” McLeod, 82, of Alexander City, will be Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 11:30 am at the Hillview Memorial Park. Rev. Blue Vardaman will officiate. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Radney Funeral Home.

Mr. McLeod passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at East Alabama Medical Center. He was born on July 21, 1937 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama to Hugh Price McLeod and Mamie Dee Jones McLeod. He was a member of First United Methodist Church. Charles met his soul mate and the love of his life in high school and has spent the next 62 years of his life with her. From this union came two wonderful children and a granddaughter that he only wanted the best for. He was present for every event and activity his children and granddaughter participated in. Charles never met a stranger, saw good in everyone and genuinely cared for others.

He is survived by his wife, Emily Jean McLeod; son, Randy (Bill Laughlin) McLeod of Birmingham; daughter, Lane McLeod (Billy) Templin of Alexander City, granddaughter, Paxton ( fiancé, Jayme Dewberry) Templin and sister, Shirley Padgett.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Lamar McLeod.

Radney Funeral Home of Alexander City, AL is directing.