GRAHAM - Mr. Joseph Fredric Leitch III, 24, of 6607 South NC 87, died suddenly in Siler City on Monday, July 29, 2013.
Joseph was born in Alamance County on Sept. 11, 1988. He was a loving, kind-hearted young man, who brought love and joy to his family and friends. He displayed his love, kindness and patience while caring for his Paw Paw, little Jessi and Brock. Joseph had a strong faith in the Lord which made him strong in life. He was a full time student at Alamance Community College and attended Moore's Chapel Baptist Church.
Survivors include his mother, Jamie Lindley Lamm and husband Jeff of Graham; father, Joseph Fredric "Freddie" Leitch II and wife Cindy Davis Leitch of Graham; sister, Stacey Lee Leitch of Graham; maternal grandmother, Shirley Lindley of Graham; paternal grandparents, Fred and Kay Leitch of Graham; stepsister, Lacie Lamm of Graham; stepbrothers, Justin Lamm and Luke Clark, both of Graham; aunt, Linda Kay Leitch; uncles, Greg Lindley and wife Toni, Michael Lindley and Julie and Mark Leitch and wife Debbie; four cousins, Brandon Storey, Kyle Leitch, Brock Lindley and Jessi Perez; and maternal stepgrandparents, James and Carol Lamm.
He was preceded in death by a maternal grandfather, Gerald "Paw Paw" Lindley.
The funeral service will be conducted at Moore's Chapel Baptist Church on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013 at 3 p.m. by the Rev. Curtis Oakley, with the family receiving friends from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow in Moore's Chapel cemetery. At other times they will be at the residence.
Memorials may be made to Moore's Chapel Baptist Church, 5750 Church Road, Graham, NC 27253 or to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.
Rich & Thompson Funeral Home and Crematory in Graham is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com