Homer Oscar Leach1

ID#410, b. 23 August 1910, d. 10 November 1973
Homer Oscar Leach
Father: Oscar Leach
Mother: Emily Alice Cunningham

Birth date: 23 August 1910
Birth place: Champaign, Illinois.1,2,3,4

Photograph of Homer with Lela Church. Date taken: 3 April 1932. Location: unknown. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.5

Homer married Lela Church, daughter of Eli Church and Lenora Susan "Nora" Summers, on 24 November 1934 at Wellsburg, Brooke County, West Virginia. B. D. Evans, a minister, certified that he united them in marriage.6

Homer died at age 63 on 10 November 1973.1,2,3 Homer's body was interred in the Fork Ridge Christian Church Cemetery, 8681 Fork Ridge Road, Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia; his name appears on the gravestone as "Homer O. Leach." The inscription reads, "Father."7

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Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=6 Apr 2017

Citations

  1. [S231] Interview with Robert H. Leach by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 12 September 1999.
  2. [S71] Homer O. and Lela E. Leach gravestone, Fork Ridge Christian Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen Dalton, 1983.
  3. [S103] Homer Leach, Social Security Death Index, compiled by Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  4. [S86] Family information sheet completed during Church family reunion, 07 September 2002.
  5. [S564] Digital photograph of Homer O. Leach and Lela E. Church taken 03 April 1932. Image file received from Norman D. Leach.
  6. [S543] Marriage License for Homer Leach and Lela Church, Brooke County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 00598.jpg.
  7. [S71] Homer O. and Lela E. Leach gravestone, Fork Ridge Christian Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen Dalton, 1983.
  8. [S315] Digital photograph of Homer O. and Lela E. Leach gravestone in Fork Ridge Christian Church Cemetery (Fork Ridge Road, Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia); photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 04 October 2005.