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309 W. Parkdale Avenue
Manistee, MI 49660
Phone: (231) 723-1117
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James Ledbetter

James John "Toad" Ledbetter

Wednesday, April 3rd, 1957 - Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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James J. “Toad” Ledbetter, Age 62 of Filer City, Michigan died unexpectedly Wednesday February 12, 2020.
He was born on April 3, 1957 in Kalamazoo, MI the son of James & Margaret E. (Golladay) Ledbetter, Jr. He was a 1975 graduate of Harper Creek High School in Battle Creek. Employed as a carpenter, roofer, & woodworker, “Toad” was big into music, especially rock n’ roll whether around a campfire or at a concert.
Survivors in addition to his parents of Filer City, MI are his siblings; Ronald (Terry) Ledbetter and Dian Ledbetter both of Manistee, as well as several nieces and nephews.
James was preceded in death by a sister & brother-in-law; Penny Jean & Steven Hicks.
Memorial Services will be held at 12:00PM on Saturday July 18, 2020 at the Manistee Church of Christ. The family will receive friends for visitation from 11:30AM until time of service at the church. A luncheon will follow.
Please visit to share a memory with the family. Arrangements by the Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Manistee.
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    Saturday, July 18th, 2020 | 11:30am - 12:00pm
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    1876 Parkdale Ave.
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John O Conlogue

Posted at 08:50am
Thank you Toad for all the memories and laughs over the years, there are not to many people in this world I give the distinct honor of calling them my brother but you sure are one of them.
You and Hoytski are together again so save me a spot I'll be along.
To the Ledbetter family much love, my heart is broken today.
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