Nannie T. Leis(1926 - 2014)

Nannie T. Leis

Nannie T. Leis, age 88 of Indian Mound, TN, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at her residence.

Nannie was born on April 20, 1926 in Keavy, KY to the late Frank Turner and Lillie Mae Barger Turner. She was also preceded in death by her husband, George W. Leis; son, Edward W. Leis; brother, Frank Turner, Jr.; sister, Trish Turner Askew; and three grandchildren, Tonya Joseph, Justin Pieratt and Adam Pieratt.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 2 p.m., at The Tabernacle Church in Indian Mound, TN. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 5, 2014 from 11 a.m. until the hour of service at the church.

Nannie was a dedicated homemaker and excellent cook. She was a two-time cancer survivor, member of the Ostomy Club, and enjoyed taking part in cancer walks. She was a prayer warrior and member of The Tabernacle Church.

Nannie is survived by two sons, Milford (Kathy) Leis of Middletown, OH and James Leis of Indian Mound, TN; three daughters, Barbara (Gerald) Clark of Clarksville, TN, Linda Pieratt, and Debra (Rick) Marsh of Indian Mound, TN; two brothers, Rick Turner and Curtis Turner of Hamilton, OH; two sisters, Julie Schreck and Kathy Johnson of Hamilton, OH; ten grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Grandsons and great-grandsons will serve as Pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Tabernacle Church, 2610 Highway 79, Indian Mound, TN 37079 or at

Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison street, Clarksville, TN 37040. Online condolences may be made at


Funeral Home

Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 645-6488

Published in The Leaf Chronicle on July 4, 2014