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John H. Legrand
Stanford, Conn.
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John H. Legrand

John Henry Legrand was born on January 12, 1919 in Mt. Gilead, N.C. and entered into eternal life on November 17, 2011 in Stanford, Conn. John married Ruth Watkins at an early age and they moved to Stanford, Conn. From that union they had two sons, Thomas J. Legrand and Anthony Legrand. His wife and two sons all preceded him in death along with one grandson, Thomas J. Legrand, Jr. Additionally, three brothers; James Legrand, Wyatte, and Kenly Legrand and two sisters: Rose Curry and Josephine Bentley all preceded him in death.

To cherish his memory he leaves one grandson, Michael P.  Legrand of Columbia, S.C.; a close friend; Ms. Lenore McBride, her daughter Cynthia R. McBride, her four grandchildren; Dion McBride, Dequan McBride, and Christopher Brown, Jr.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.