Wilsie "Leon" Wooten, born November 19, 1931 in Rondo, died August 26, 2015 at Regional One Health in Memphis, Tennessee.

Wilsie "Leon" Wooten, born November 19, 1931 in Rondo, died August 26, 2015 at Regional One Health in Memphis, Tennessee.

Mr. Wooten leaves his wife; Darlene Chase Wooten; a son, Mike Wooten (Barbara), of Heber Springs; a daughter; Renee Whaley (David), of Moon Lake, Mississippi; grandchildren; Jennifer King (Benji), of Poplar Grove, Rhonda Gross (Jon), of Parkin, Kenny Jones (Stephanie) of Southaven, Mississippi; great-grandchildren, Chasity Glenn, Wilsie R. Jones, Chloe Abbigayle Jones, Bo Jones II; two brothers, David Wooten (Judy) of Winchester, Kentucky and WJ Wooten, of Morrilton; and a sister; Annie Dees, of Rondo.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Robert Wooten and Gussie Burns Wooten, siblings; Mitty Yop, Christine Harding, Ruth Gist, Grover Wooten and Wilbur Wooten.

Everyone in Rondo loved Mr. Wooten. He served in the U.S. Army in 1953-1956. He was a member of the Rondo Baptist Church and a member of American Legion Post 5 in Marianna, were he served as chief commander from 2003-2007. He was an avid Razorback fan, a loving father, brother and grandfather.

Services for Mr. Wooten were held Saturday, August 29at Rondo Baptist Church, in Rondo. Brother Jimmie Casey officiated.

Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, Marianna, directed services.  Relatives and friends may sign the online guest book at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/marianna.