Everett Eugene "Gene" Leigh (1932 - 2014)


Everett Eugene "Gene" Leigh, 81, of Glendale, Ariz., formerly of Ramsey, died on Friday, May 30, 2014, at Banner Thunderbird Hospital in Glendale.
Cremation rites were held on Sunday at Peoria Chapel in Peoria, Ariz. Burial with military honors was in National Memorial Cemetery in Phoenix, Ariz.
Mr. Leigh was born on Nov. 14, 1932, in Ramsey, the son of Earl and Mary Hill Leigh. He married Mary Jean Huffman; they later divorced. He married Angie Marie Smith in Arizona on Dec. 11, 1982.
Survivors include his wife; children, Robin Leigh, Terroll Stewart, Steven Leigh and Karis Keast; and stepchildren, William, Curtis, Melvin and Mella Smith.
Published in The Leader-Union from June 9 to June 18, 2014