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Wendell Levar

November 3, 1938 — February 15, 2021

Wendell LeVar passed away on February 15, 2021, at the age of 82.

A Cairo, Georgia native, Wendell spent his years after high school in the U.S. Army as a helicopter mechanic in the state of Washington at Joint Base Lewis McChord. After he left the Army, Wendell worked in civil service at Robins Air Force Base as an aircraft mechanic for 32 years until his retirement. In his spare time, Wendell enjoyed woodworking and made custom porch swings, cabinets, and various other items.

Preceding Wendell in death are his parents, Robert Jefferson LeVar and Nettie McKown LeVar, and a brother, Van LeVar and sister Lanett Quick.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 58 years, Mary Ethel LeVar; children, Bobby LeVar (Julie) of Sacramento, California, Gary LeVar (Carole) of Orange City, Florida, Denise Glover (Billy) of Kathleen; grandchildren, Rebecca Guyll (Tommy), Ches Miolen, Bobby LeVar, Chelsey LeVar, Riley Glover, Ashley LeVar, Camden Glover and Payton West; two great grandchildren, Gracie Guyll and Avery Guyll; brother, Randall LeVar (Pearl) of Hendersonville, North Carolina.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 20, 2021, at McCullough Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held in the chapel immediately following visitation with Dr. Mike Parker officiating. A private burial will be held at Parkway Memorial Gardens. For friends unable to attend at this time, the service will be streamed live via the McCullough Funeral Home Facebook page at

The family will accept flowers or memorials may be given to The Bridge Church, 2758 US-41, Fort Valley, GA 31030.

Learn more about the measures McCullough Funeral Home is taking to ensure the health and safety of our guests at There you can also sign an Online Registry for the family. McCullough Funeral Home and Crematory has the privilege of being entrusted with these arrangements.

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