LAUREL, MISS. - Burma Reid Leggett, age 90, of Laurel, Mississippi was born December 27, 1925 and passed away on January 6, 2016. The family will receive friends 10 a.m. Friday, January 8, 2016, at Memory Chapel in Laurel, Mississippi, with funeral services following at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Bethlehem Baptist Church cemetery with Dr. Thomas A. Leggett, Jr. officiating. Magnolia Funeral Home North is handling local arrangements.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas A. Leggett, Sr. and son, Richard B„ Leggett.
She is survived by her son, Thomas A. Leggett, Jr. (Angie); daughter, Barbara Gaston (Matt); daughter-in-law, Margaret Jo Leggett; grandchildren, Brian Leggett, Michael Leggett, Ana Gaston, Allison Jeancake, Carrie Naccari, Ashley Leggett, Brooke Leggett; great-grandchildren, Laura Jeancake, Mallory Jeancake, Allison Naccari, Vincent Naccari, Isabella Leggett, Anna Leggett; sister, Barbara Balch (Thomas); and sister-in-law, Genaldine Reid.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Hospice of West Alabama, 3851 Loop Rd., Tuscaloosa, AL, 35404
10 a.m. Friday, January 8, 2016, at Memory Chapel in Laurel, Mississippi, with funeral services following at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Bethlehem Baptist Church cemetery