William Bill Stanley Leger, Jr., 48, of Beaumont, died in an automobile accident Saturday, December 22, 2012. He was an investigative reporter and news anchor for KFDM, Beaumont. Bill is survived by his wife, Patricia Tecoo Saucier Leger; daughters, Tatum Leger and Victoria Tori Leger; parents, Kathryn and Stanley Leger; sister, Rita Leger Rush and her husband, Jason; aunt, Rita Faye Leger, who was also his next-door neighbor; aunt and godmother, Sherry Fournet Holmes and her husband, Bruce; aunt, Mary Sue Fontenot and her husband, Donald; as well as a host of much-loved cousins and friends. A gathering of Mr. Leger's family and friends will be from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m., with a Christian Vigil at 7:00 p.m., followed by a Rosary, Tuesday, December 25, 2012, at Ardoin Funeral Home of Kinder, 438 North 8th Street, Kinder, Louisiana. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 607 4th Avenue, Kinder, Louisiana, with Reverend Carlos Garcia officiating. Interment will follow at Liberty Cemetery, Elton, Louisiana. A Memorial Mass for Mr. Leger will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 28, 2012, at St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church, 6825 Gladys, Beaumont, with a reception immediately following until 1:00 p.m., under the direction of Broussard's, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. Complete and updated information may be found at broussards1889.com.
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Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Dec. 24, 2012