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Ebony Shantae Leahr

Obituary Date: Sunday, August 13, 2023
Ebony Shantae Leahr was a beautiful God-Fearing Woman of Faith and a caring daughter.

She departed this earthly life on Sunday August 13, 2023, after living a God Filled life of 39 years.
Ebony was born May 7, 1984, in Cincinnati Ohio then later moved to Gainesville, Georgia with her mother.
Ebony accepted Christ at an early age. She was baptized and became a member of Blackshire Place Baptist Church, Oakwood Georgia

Ebony continued to carry out her mission as she served on the Battlefield of The Lord by spreading the Good News to all. She often spoke of her love for Christ through Bible Study, group conversations, social media and church gatherings.

Ebony was a graduate of East Hall High School in 2003. She attended Lanier Technical College
She was employed with Northeast Georgia Medical Center for 8 years as a Retail Supervisor for Nutritional Services. In addition, she was a License Cosmetologist.

Ebony is preceded in death by her Father Gary S, Leahr, Grandparents Mr. & Mrs. Clarence and Vera Lee Lipscomb Earls, Mr. Willie Jones and Ms. Louella Jones, Mrs. Mattie Grace Johnson, Grandmother In love, Mrs. Delma Ware, Great-grandmother, Mrs. Clifford Earls, Great-grandmother In love, Mrs. Rosa Lee Carruth Johnson. One Special uncle Kenneth Earls

Ebony’s celebration of life will be remembered by her parents Mr. & Mrs. Lejerdis (Earls)and Reginald Johnson of Gainesville Ga. One sister Carla Howard of Cincinnati, Ohio. One sister In love Jeannine Clark, Grandfather William (Papa Will) Johnson, Godmother Brenda (Brent) Mize, Great aunt, Mrs. Fannie Bell Stephens of Dahlonega GA and Mrs. Nina Lipscomb, One Great-uncle, Wilton Earls of Gainesville Ga. Stepbrother and sister Tarien & Terri. One special uncle Conrad Earls of Gainesville, Ga. Special cousin Traisee Barnes Special friends Gabriella Romero and Brooke Jones Keith, One niece: Bria Howard. Special cousin: Ms. Shannon Earl's Gainesville, Ga
Thank You to countless of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
 
One of her favorite scripture is Hebrews 11:6 “And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.”
The visitation will be held Wednesday, August 23rd at Wimberly Funeral Home between the hours of 12-8pm. The Celebration of Life will be held Thursday, August 24th at Bethel Church of the Nazarene at the hour of 11am. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Funeral Date
08/24/2023 at 11:00AM
Funeral Home
Wimberly Funeral Home
Phone
(770) 536-3251
Address
325 Summit St SE , Gainesville 30501
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