Leo Decko Ames, age 68, of Huntersville passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at Meadow Garden Nursing Home in Rainelle.

Born May 24, 1949, at Hinton, he was a son of the late Lloyd and Frances Maxine Bennett.

He worked for Cramer Lumber Company and was a security guard for Silver Creek.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, George Ames.

He is survived by a daughter Stephaine Ames, of Huntersville; son, David Ames, and Melissa, of Beaver Creek; sister, Frances Burns, of Elton; grandchildren, Justin Ames, Rachel Ames, Jack Harrah, Tiffany Prince, Natasha Harrah, Keith Harrah and Alexandria Harrah; and great-grandchildren, Alexis Prince and Hazel Hypes.

Family will receive friends Saturday, April 14, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Lantz Funeral Home in Buckeye.

In keeping with his wishes, he will be cremated and the cremains interred in the Richmond Cemetery at Sandstone.

Online condolences may be made at www.Lantzfuneralhome.com