April 20, 1939 - June 26, 2017
Service Date: July 1, 2017
Place of Service Thankful Baptist Church
Obituaries » Lenard Hightower
Mr. Lenard Hightower was born in Aiken County, South Carolina on April 20, 1939. He was the third child of Anderson Hightower, Sr. and Beatrice Hampton Hightower.
Lenard attended Jefferson High School. He worked in the textile industry for over forty years without missing a day of work. He retired from Avondale Mills. Lenard was a hardworking man that willingly and proudly provided for his family and his mother. He supported and served his church as long as he was able to.
Lenard’s spiritual journey began at Pine Grove Baptist Church where he was baptized as a child. There he was honored to serve as an ordained deacon. His strong convictions and love for the Lord led him to Thankful Baptist Church, where he continued to serve with fervor as deacon until his illness. He was honored as Sunday School Individual of the Month and Father of the Year. Lenard was a proud man, full of integrity and humor. He loved to have fun and never met a stranger. He remained a man of character until God called him home……Click Here to View Obituary.