James M. Leach

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff Comments

FORDSVILLE, Ky. — James M. Leach, 60, of Fordsville, passed away on Sept. 8, 2017, at his home. He was born on Sept. 14, 1956, in Evansville, Indiana, to the late James “Sonny” and Mary Jane Leach.

He was a veteran of the United States Marines, where he was a rifleman. James worked for Neo Industries as a truck driver.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Ronda Kay Leach; three brothers, Kenny, Jerry, and Larry Leach.

Survivors include his daughter, Jamie Nicole Leach (Chris Richards); three grandchildren, Braxton C.S. Leach, Serenity R.M. Richards, Phoenix C.J. Richards; three sisters, Patricia Roth, Linda Blanchard, Lori Keown; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 14, at Cecil Funeral Home in Whitesville, Kentucky, with military honors. Visitation will be from 12 to 2 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the James Leach Memorial Fund, Cecil Funeral Home, P.O. Box 6, Whitesville, KY 42378.

Support Our Journalism

Already a subscriber? Thank you for your support. If you are not, please consider subscribing today and support our work in the community. Subscribers get access to our daily email newsletter of every headline and obituary from the last 24 hours.