Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Obituaries

July 15, 2013

Larry Gale Leach - 1948-2013

ASHLAND — Larry G. Leach, 65, of Ashland, husband of Mary Mauffray Leach, died Saturday, July 13, 2013, in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.  

Larry was born July 5, 1948, at Beaver Dam, a son of the late James Claude and Belvie Mae Baize Leach.  

He was also preceded in death by a sister, Doris Jean.  

Larry was an environmental project manager, a Kentucky colonel and a former mine supervisor. He was in the environmental industry for 30 years.

In addition to his wife, survivors include two sons, Scott Leach and wife Misty of Hartford and Kevin Leach and wife Becky of Ashland; two daughters, Michelle Ward of Ashland and Katie Fulton and husband Josh of Long Beach, Miss.; three grandchildren, Sarah (Joey) Blacklock, Hannah Leach and Garett Leach; a great-grandson, Briar Blacklock; four brothers, Floyd, Darrell, Harrell and Roger; and three sisters, Murlene, Charlotte and Claudene.   

A memorial visitation for Larry will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Preston Family Funeral Home in Ashland.

Condolences may be sent to prestonfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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