Photos (1) Add Images
Places mentioned on this page
Connected Pages Add Page
There are no related pages for Levern Peyton.
Links Add Link
Share Levern's Memorial page on Facebook
About this page
Anyone can contribute to this page. Please sign in or sign up—it's free.
Levern Peyton - from Mississippi to Ohio
Levern served his country in the U. S. Army during World War II in Europe, and was awarded three medals. He moved to Lorain about 1950 and was employed at American Shipyard for over 30 years, before his retirement as a foreman. He later retired from the Lorain County Sheriff’s Department, as a corrections officer.
He was a charter member of Friendship Baptist Church, serving as a Sunday school teacher, Superintendent of Sunday School, a Deacon, Trustee and member of the Building Committee for the new church. He was a life member of the Lorain Branch of the NAACP, and also enjoyed gardening.