Lucile Evelyn Leigh, 96, of Borger, died Sunday, October 9, 2011.
A rosary will be held at Minton Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011, at 7:30 p.m. Mass will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at St. Johnâ€™s Catholic Church with Monsignor Michael Colwell officiating. Arrangements are by Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Mrs. Leigh was born March 4, 1915, in Henderson, Ky., to Lee Earl and Mary Magdaleon Windhaus DeWitt. She married Frank Lester Leigh on June 4, 1935 in Evansville, Ind., coming to the Borger area in June of 1981. Mrs. Leigh was a homemaker and a member of St. Johnâ€™s Catholic Church.
Mrs. Leigh was preceded in death by her husband Frank, on Oct. 31, 1981, her parents, and a brother F.E. DeWitt.
Survivors include three sons, Craig Leigh and wife Diane of Piedmont, S.C., Leighton Leigh and wife Pat of Indianapolis, Ind., and Larry Leigh and wife Norma Jean of Amarillo, one daughter Leah Boren and husband Clovis of Borger, fourteen grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
In lieu of flowers, donations can made to St. Annâ€™s Nursing Home, PO Box 1179, Panhandle, Texas 79068.
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