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Leonard Gaskins, 72, Russell Springs, KY (1949-2021)

Leonard Gaskins of Russell Springs passed away on Thursday, August 5, 2021, at his residence.

A religious service will be held at 3pmCT on Sunday, August 8, 2021, at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main St., Jamestown, KY, with Bro. Daniel Nissley and Bro. Doug Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Russell Springs, with full military honors by the Russell County Honor Guard.

Friends may visit on Sunday from 10:30amCT until the time of service at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel.

Leonard was born in Somerset, KY on August 2, 1949, a son of the late Helen (Williams) and Charles Dee Gaskins.

He served in the U.S. Army in the Vietnam War.

Leonard is survived by:
  • His wife Mary Ann (Stephens) Gaskins, of Russell Springs, KY
  • A daughter, Christy Kazsuk, of Russell Springs, KY;
  • A very special granddaughter Brooke Kazsuk, of Russell Springs, KY
  • Two sisters, Donna, wife of Ricky Firkins, of Edmonton, KY; DeAnna, wife of Greg Mann, of Columbia, KY;
  • A host of nieces, nephews and friends
His parents, as well as a brother, Richard Gaskins, precede him in death.

H.E. Pruitt is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Leonard Gaskins, 72, Russell Springs, KY (1949-2021)

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