Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Willard Thomas Leach Sr.

07/30/1931 - 12/03/2020

Willard Thomas Leach, Sr, age 89 of Murphy, NC passed away on Thursday, December 3, 2020.

He was born in Baltimore, MD to the late Kenneth and Marie Fahrenbach Leach. Willard had resided in Naples, FL for 33 years and had resided in the Murphy area since 2003. He was a former police officer in Baltimore and for the city of Tampa, FL. Willard was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Murphy, NC.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother Kenneth Wilson Leach, Jr.

Willard is survived by his wife Patricia Lee Leach; sons, Willard T. Leach, Jr and Scott Louis Leach; daughter Linda L. Leach Dolan; five grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

No services are planned at this time.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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