COMMERCE – Curtis Junior Leachman, 76, died Saturday, March 5, 2011, at BJC Medical Center.
Born in Jackson County, he was the son of the late George and Eller Kelley Leachman.
Survivors include sons, Stony Leachman, Jeffery Leachman and Horace Leachman, all of Homer; daughters, Robbie Leachman and Dorothy Richey, both of Commerce; a sister, Mae Belle Wilkes, Comer; a number of grandchildren; and a number of great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held Wednesday, March 9, at 2 p.m., from the chapel of Ivie Funeral Home in Commerce with the Rev. Donald Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Howington City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 12 noon until the time of service.
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.