(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
Services for Herman Sidney Leigh were held Monday, May 30, 2005, at Williams and Lord Chapel with Rev. Glenn Seefeld, with the assistance of Rev. Hidgon Herrington, officiating. Burial was at the Black Hawk Methodist Cemetery with Williams and Lord Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Leigh, 94, of Greenwood, died Saturday, May 28, 2005, of heart failure at Riverview Rehabilitation Center. He was retired from the Mississippi Forestry Commission.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Sidney Leigh and Glyde O'Bryant Leigh, his wives, Ruby Phillips Leigh and Alma Grantham Leigh, and one son, Herman Carl Leigh.
Survivors include his son, Marion Evon Leigh of Brandon, his daughter, Robbie Gene Woodard of Greenwood, nine grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
The Winona Times
June 2, 2005