Sylvester, James Leon, 78, of Chesterfield, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 3, 2010. He is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Joanne Sylvester; sons and daughter-in-law, Terry and Brenda Sylvester, and Mark Sylvester; a former daughter-in-law, Dana; three grandchildren, Jaime, Hunter, and Grace Sylvester. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 pm Tuesday (today) at Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Road (Rte. 10). Leon owned and operated J.L. Sylvester Floor Finishing for 47 years. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force. A funeral service will be held 11 am Wednesday at Second Branch Baptist Church. Interment will follow at 1 pm at Dale Memorial Park. The family suggests donations to the American Cancer Society, 4240 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA 23060.