NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 8 at Seabrook, Dieckmann and Naville Funeral Home, 1846 East Oak Street, New Albany, Ind. for Mrs. Leake, 102, of Mt. Juliet.
Born in Tell City, Ind. and a long time resident of Speed, Ind. prior to moving to Tennessee in 2005 – she died Oct. 3, 2008 at her home in Mt. Juliet.
A longtime member of Speed Memorial Church, the New Albany Country Club and the Tell City OES, Mrs. Leake was the daughter of the late Fred and Josie Heubi. She attended Purdue University and was a member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority.
Interment will be at Graceland Memorial Park.
Survivors include: devoted granddaughter Leanne Leake (Erick) Kane of Old Hickory, and her children, Anna Marie Kane and William Benjamin Kane; son Richard (Joyce) Leake of Charlestown, Ind.; granddaughters Linda Leake of Charlestown, Ind. and Shelley (Donnie) Thomas and their children Kimberly and Kelley Thomas of Louisville, KY.
Mrs. Leake is preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years William P. Leake, Sr.; son William P. Leake, Jr.; sister Helen (Harry) Barbour; sister-in-law Virginia (Leo) Pellum; brother-in-law Johnny (Jean) Leake; niece Harriet Vance Pruett and many other family members and friends.
Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of local arrangements.