Effie Leach was born February 10, 1889 and died August 31, 1950, making her 61 years, 6 months, and 21 days old. Effie was the daughter of John M. and Emily Perryman Conover.
She was married to Ben T. Leach in 1908. He preceded her to the grave January 11, 1944. Effie made a profession early in life and united with the Providence Baptist church, to which she remained until death.
She is survived by two brothers and two sisters, Hiram J. Conover, Etta C. Holladay, Charlotte C. Burton, and Lucien B. Conover, several nieces, and a host of friends.
Funeral services were held at Freedom with burial in the church cemetery, Friday, September 1, at 2:00 P.M., with Bro. Conover of Cane Valley.
Rippetoe Funeral Home of Russell Springs was in charge of all arrangements.
Published in the Russell County News and provided courtesy of Brett Conover.