Leslie L. Coone, 86, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, in Arlington. Service: 1 p.m. Thursday in Arlington Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Arlington Funeral Home. Mr. Coone was born April 15, 1924, to Clyde S. Coone and Mary B. Coone in Riesel. He was a member and past master of Masonic Lodge #438 Arlington, past grand high priest and grand master of Grand Council. He was a 33rd degree Scottish Rite and a recipient of the Golden Trowel. Survivors: Wife, Nina Coone; daughter, Linda Miller and husband, David; son, Jim Coone and wife Gaye; grandchildren, Stacy Harrison, Kimberly Powell and husband, Mike, Troy Whitney, Chad Whitney and wife, Sheila; stepgrandchildren, Amber Armour and husband, Don, and Jeramey Miller and wife, Elise; and nine great-grandchildren.
Source: Published in Star-Telegram on January 19, 2011