William E. Leach, 85, of Benton passed away on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at his residence.
William was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. Prior to losing his sight he was an avid bowler. He accomplished the amazing feat of bowling a perfect 300 game several years after being declared legally blind. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran.
Surviving are his wife, Lola B. Leach of Benton; three sons, Raymond Leach of Eddyville, Michael Leach of Benton, and Mark (Kimberly) Leach of Lyles, TN; one ex-daughter-in- law, Barbie Cavitt of Benton; two grandsons, Dalton Leach and Zachary Leach both of Benton; two granddaughters, Alexa Leach and Savannah Leach both of Lyles, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Morrel “Bud” Leach; and three sisters, Wilma Giles, Patsy Hemmer, and Muriel Leach; his father Oather Leach; mother and stepfather, Bertha and Armand Alexander.
He will be cremated per his wishes.
Online condolences may be left at www.lindseyfuneral.com
Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.