William Hyatt Leggett(1925 - 2014)

LEGGETT Mr. William Hyatt Leggett, 88, passed away Thursday, March 27, 2014. He was a loving husband, devoted father, grandfather, great-grandfather and caring friend to all who knew him. Bill was born on September 9, 1925 in Greenville, Florida to the late Charles and Hampie Leggett. He served in the United States Army, where he became a decorated World War II veteran. Bill was an active member in the American Legion Post 283, graduated from the University of Florida and an avid Gator fan. He is survived by his loving wife Gwen K. Leggett of sixty two wonderful years; sons William J. and his wife Jill Leggett, Michael K. Leggett and significant other Michelle Klipstein; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sister Mary Lou Trotter and numerous nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends at Arlington Park Funeral Home, 6920 Lone Star Road, for a memorial service on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 11:00am in the funeral home chapel. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com

Funeral Home

Arlington Park Cemetery & Funeral Home
6920 Lone Star Rd Jacksonville, FL 32211
(904) 724-6384

Published in the Florida Times-Union on Apr. 2, 2014