Leonard John Fontenot, 84 years old of Malakoff, TX passed away in Tyler, TX on the 17th of February 2017. He was born on the 5th of February1933 in Mamou, LA, to his father, Antile Fontenot and mother, Alidia Ardoin-Fontenot. Leonard is Survived by his Daughter, Denise Holder-Allen and husband Mike Allen of Malakoff, TX, Son, Danny and wife Joyce Fontenot of Royal Palm Beach, FL, Brother, Gussie Fontenot of Vidor, TX, Grandson, Trace and wife Brittany Holder of Longview, TX, Grandson, Gary and wife Regina Holder of Marshall, TX, Grandson, Mathieu Fontenot of Royal Palm Beach, FL, Granddaughter, Angela Fontenot of Royal Palm Beach, FL, Great-granddaughter, Morgan Holder of Marshall, TX, Great-grandson, Cassidy Holder of Marshall, TX, Great-grandson, Zane Holder of Longview, TX, Great-grandson, Bentley Holder of Longview, TX, Great-great-grandson, J.T. Wilkins, as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and loved ones. He was preceded in death by Father, Antile Fontenot, Mother, Alidia Ardoin-Fontenot, Wife, Betty Fontenot, Sister, Eula and Brother, Issac. A Graveside service will be held at Post Oak Cemetery, February 20, 2017 at 2:30 pm with Trace Holder officiating. In Lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.