May 24, 1990
NEWPORT NEWS – LeRoy Clyburn, 36, died Monday, May 21, in Sentara Hampton General Hospital.
A native of South Carolina, Mr. Clyburn was a Peninsula resident 30 years. He was employed in the street repair department for the City of Newport News for 19 years.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Joyce Clyburn; four daughters, Artella Clyburn, Sineeta Clyburn, Royaleene Clyburn and Shamecca Clyburn; one son, LeRoy Clyburn Jr.; his parents Robert J. and Lealer B. Clyburn; five sisters, Rosa M. Clyburn, Sarah M. Clyburn, Willie M. Clyburn, Patricia A. Clyburn and Jacqueline E. Clyburn; four brothers, Ray C. Clyburn, Robert J. Clyburn, David L. Clyburn and Eddie L. Clyburn, all of Newport News; and one grandchild.
A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in Franklin Funeral Home by the Rev. Edith Charity. Burial will be in Pleasant Shade Cemetery.