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Willie Leon Breland, Jr.






 Willie Leon Breland Jr., 69, of Hagerstown, MD, passed away, Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at his home.

Born Monday, December 10, 1951 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Willie Leon Breland, Sr. and the late Frances (Ridgeway) Breland.

Willie was a veteran with the United States Army. He enjoyed taking pictures, watching the Ravens and helping at the election polls. 

He is survived by his daughter, Melissa Twyman and husband Curtis of Rock Hill, SC; son, Ramon Leon Breland, Sr.; sister, Paulette Warren; two brothers, Paul Breland and David Parris; grandchildren, Delon, Destanie, Danielle, Ramon Jr., Darlicia, Damon, Zakirah, and Zyree; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Sherman Breland.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD.

For safety reasons there will be no services.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Guest Book

Dear Family, May God be your guide in this most difficult time, you are in my prayers and thoughts! Love Angie

Angela (Parris) Mayo
Reisterstown , (Maryland)

Pop Willie... you were the greatest person I had the honor of calling Pop. You had the sweetest and loving spirit anyone could have. I will always remember you in my heart. To my family and always will be. I love all of you and send my deepest condolences. Prayers for strength and peace. Love always

Christel Darity
Charlotte, North Carolina

My condolences to the family. He will truly be missed.

Bernadette Furlow
Baltimore, MD

Condolences to the Breland family. Willie lived with my family years ago and was the funniest brother-in-law ever. He kept us laughing. He will be missed.

Treva Hill
Hagerstown , MD

I worked with Willie for years at Coca-Cola. A kind and gentle soul with an amazing sense of humor. Whether you knew him as "Walking Willie" or his more preferred "Willie B" you were happy to call him friend. Rest in Peace My Brother.

tom rockwell
hagerstown, md

To the Breland Family, I Pray that God will give you the Peace and Understanding that you all need to get through this. Just hold onto God's unchanging hand and He will lead and guide you through this. It's so hard to say good-bye to yesterday. Rest in Peace Willie B. Genny

Manassas, Virginia

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