obituary - Motis
- Waco Tribune- Herald, Thursday, May 3, 2001(abstracted)Leon Motis, 88, of Bellmead, passed awya Tuesday, May 1, 2001. Graveside services will be held Saturday May 5, at 1 p.m. at Waco Memorial Park.Mr. Motis was born Sept. 21, 1912 in West to Tom & Lena Motis. He married Emma Pearl Heath Glendening after they met at General Tire and Rubber Company 53 years ago. He was preceded in death by his wife Emma Motis on August 20, 2000; parents; sisters Helen, Frances, Adelle and Lillian; and brothers, Jim & Willie.Survivors include Nieces, Norma Motis Busby of West, Gloria Svoboda Campbell of Bonham, Rita Jean Matus Jones of Rancho Cordova, California, Ilene Matus Fayak of Altus, Ok, and Kathleen Matus of Irving; stepdaughter Eva Glendenning Gorman of Dallas; stepgrandchildren, Laura Gorman of Riverside, Connetticutt and Greg Gorman of Dallas.Pallbearers will be Lee Millsap, Billy Joe Bone, Linton Moore, Robert Busby; Edward Fayak and Greg Gorman.