SCOTT CITY — Jacob Foster Leatherman, 102, died Friday, April 13, 2018, at Scott County Hospital.
He was born Nov. 30, 1915, in Kansas City, Mo., and was adopted by Fannie and Alpha Leatherman as an infant.
He was a resident of Scott County since 1947, moving from Fredonia. He was a farmer.
On Nov. 24, 1940, he married Gladys Ilene Nightengale in Fredonia. She preceded him in death on May 18, 2003.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother.
He is survived by three sons, Forrest Leatherman of Fort Lupton, Colo., Rodney Leatherman of Scott City, and Donald Leatherman of Garden City; a daughter, Fayetta Summervill of Hutchinson; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at First Christian Church, 701 S. Main St., Scott City. Burial will be in Scott County Cemetery.
Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. Monday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Price & Sons Funeral Home of Scott City.
Memorials may be given to Scott County VIP Center or the Pioneer Krier Museum, in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home, Scott City.