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Shirley Dois Leach

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

FULTON, Ky. — Shirley Dois Leach, 83, of Fulton, Kentucky formerly of Ohio County, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, at Alive Hospice in Nashville, Tennessee. She was born June 27, 1938, in Grayson County, Kentucky, to the late Clarence Smith and Essie Pharris Smith.

Mrs. Leach worked for Commonwealth Community Bank where she retired after 27 years from the Centertown, Kentucky, branch as the manager.

Aside from her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Henry Nelson Leach, on Nov. 16, 2014; four brothers, Clarence, Jr., Edward, Jimmy, and Billy Joe Smith; and one sister, Pearlie Baggarly.

Mrs. Leach leaves behind to cherish her memory, two daughters, Debbie Leach and Susan (Henry) Tezky, both of Fulton; two grandchildren, Aaron and Sarah; and two sisters, Betty (Wendell) Embry, of Caneyville, Kentucky, and Cora Mae “Doll” (Everett) Dockery, of Hartford, Kentucky.

Private funeral services were held Sunday, Oct. 10, at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. Burial was beside her husband in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

Online condolences may be left for the family of Shirley Dois Leach by visiting her memorial tribute at www.danksfuneralhome.com.

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