PFC Walter Neely Leigh, Jr.


Born 10 Dec.1936 died 1 July 1, 1986
sonof Billie Jean and Walter N. Leigh Sr.
of Minden, La. He is interred on Section 1;
Garden of the Lords Supper in the Gardens
O Memory.

Walter graduated with the class of 1954.

Services were held Thursday, July 3 at 3:30 p.m. for Walter Neely Leigh, Jr. of Ruston in the Minden Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel.  Rev. Ronnie Laughlin officiated, with interment following in the Gardens of Memory.

Mr. Leigh passed away Tuesday, July 1 at the Lincoln General Hospital following a lengthy illness.  He was 49.

He was a native of Texarkana, Ark., a former resident of Minden, a veteran of the U. S. Marines, former general manager of   Kaugaman Broad Mobile Home Manufacturing Co., and a former state trooper.

He is survived by one son, Michael Leigh of Ruston and a daughter, Michele Leigh of Monroe.

Submitted by Ann Mays Harlan, Class of 1958