BRUCE – Martha Nell Leachman, 83, died Monday, July 1, 2013, at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. She was born Aug. 10, 1929, in Calhoun County.
She was a homemaker, and a member and piano player for Lantrip Baptist Church. She was a cake decorator.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Bruce. The Rev. Robert Earl Alexander will officiate. Burial will be in Sarepta Cemetery in Bruce.
She is survived by two sons, John Allen (Rita) Leachman and Loy Wayne (Patsy) Leachman Jr., all of Bruce; one sister, Sara Lou Suratt of Germantown, Tenn.; six grandchildren, Jay Leachman, Jennifer Plunk, Tony Pollan, Lacy Leachman, Jace Leachman and Lori Dale Leachman; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Loy Wayne Leachman; her parents, Allen Bullard and Jennie Lou Tedford Bullard; and two brothers; Nolan Bullard and Jack Bullard.
Pallbearers will be Benny Barefield, Carlton Leachman, Jay Leachman, Michael Plunk, Patrick Surratt and Tracy Turner.
Visitation was from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be left at www.parkermemorialfuneralhome.com.
- Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)
- Click to print (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)
- Click to Press This! (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
About Floyd Ingram
- Houston Students Tour ICC March 20, 2017
- Chandler to head industrial development March 23, 2017
- Fishing forecast for area reservoirs looks good March 23, 2017
- Houlka names new principal March 24, 2017
- Manufacturing skills class offered March 24, 2017
- Teacher of the Week March 27, 2017
- MSU Extension offers Horse Management 101 March 27, 2017
- FLOYD INGRAM: All politics is local March 27, 2017
- GWENDOLYN PEARSON: Tourism tax and internet service March 26, 2017
- CARA CHISOLM: Get involved in your Library March 26, 2017
- Chris Johnson: Great article! I would note, though, that all Full...
- June Criddle Linley: I have no problems with making sure students are d...
- Mamabear: I knew this man. He was an extremely talented son...
- Jean Ulmer Gaskin: Chip, you and Rocky turned out to be wonderful men...
- jonathan makeley: Jim Hedges 2016 If you would like to join the Proh...
- RT @wcbiweather: The heat index has surpassed 100 in many spots today. Stay cool out there! #mswx #alwx #wcbi http://t.co/Lt2LRZTDcm 4 years ago
- RT @dennisseid: OSHA: 24 work-related deaths in Miss. last year http://t.co/lgEYYtK7ZR 4 years ago
- Speech pathologists work to better communication skills | Monroe Journal http://t.co/lyHLvb0OS1 4 years ago
- Mumford & Sons bassist has blood clot on brain http://t.co/4xNLMhxaif 4 years ago
- Mobile home fire claims one | Itawamba Times http://t.co/FHouwxbnsp 4 years ago