Funeral services for Joyce Leach, 84, of Brownwood, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 6, 2007, at Davis-Morris Funeral Home Chapel with Steve Baker officiating. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
She died Thursday, May 3, 2007.
She was born Feb. 20, 1923, to William Alexander and Minnie Ola Anderson Knight. A homemaker and longtime resident of Brownwood, she was a member of First United Methodist Church. On Dec. 23, 1942, she married Thomas Richard Leach in Brownwood.
She was a former member of Brown County Historical Society, former president of United Methodist Women, founding member of Brownwood Music Club and president of the Central Elementary School PTA. The family would like to thank Solaris Hospice team for all their care and support.
Survivors include her son, Scott Leach of Brownwood; daughters, Shirley Page of Fort Worth and Carol Dismukes and husband Scott of Allen; grandchildren, Charles and Brian Page, Jennifer Dismukes and Meredith Bonin; great-grandchildren, Kaylee Page and Gabriel Bonin; sister, Beatrice Brandsetter; and brother, Wade Knight.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Leach; parents, William and Minnie Knight; three brothers; and one sister.