James Gordon Leacock Jr.
age 55 of Algonac, MI. died October 31, 2009. He was born September 16, 1954 in Detroit, MI.
Jim was raised in Algonac, where he attended K-12th grade, graduating from Algonac High School in 1972. He attended his parents alma mater, the Univ. of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. and graduated in 1978 with a Bachelors' degree in Business Administration from Central Michigan University. Jim was a substitute teacher in special education and grades 6th through 12th and a project coordinator/ deck hand for Marine Recovery and designed marine permits for Clay township and vicinity.
Jim was very much loved, and will be greatly missed by his family in Arizona and friends in Algonac.
"Jimmy" is survived by his mother Betsy Leacock, sisters, Ellen "Ellie" Leacock, Jennifer Hayes and Nancy Daly and nephews Thomas Leacock Hayes and Jethro James Daly. Predeceased by his father James G. Leacock Sr.
A memorial service is planned for spring/summer of 2010 on the north channel of the St. Clair River, Jimmy's favorite playground. Arrangements by Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac.