Leonard "Lynn" Gheesling Leach

Born: Wed., Apr. 27, 1955
Died: Tue., Dec. 24, 2013


Visitation

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Dec. 26, 2013
Location: McCommons Funeral Home


Interment following funeral service

Fri., Dec. 27, 2013
Location: Walker United Methodist Church Cemetery


Funeral Service

2:00 PM Fri., Dec. 27, 2013
Location: Walker United Methodist Church


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Leonard Gheesling “Lynn” Leach

God called Leonard Gheesling “Lynn” Leach of Greensboro, GA home on Tuesday, December 24, 2013. A lifelong resident of Greensboro, he was born on April 27, 1955 to Delores Godbee Wilson of Greensboro, GA and the late Lenward Gheesling “L.G.” Leach, of Veazy, GA. He attended Greene County High School and later became the owner and operator of Leach Logging.  Lynn truly enjoying driving his log truck until he became ill and could not longer operate his business. He was always there with open arms to help his friends and family. He was a member of Walker United Methodist Church.  Lynn enjoyed playing “tag” with his dog Spot, and hunting on the weekends with his buddies; Gary and David.

In addition to his mother, Delores Godbee Wilson of Greensboro, GA, Lynn is survived by a daughter, Brittany Leach of White Plains, GA; two sisters; Cheryl Leach Dolvin (Jimmy Dolvin) of Siloam, GA  and Dollie Leach Eley(Jamie Eley) of White Plains, GA; Aunt and Uncle; Elaine and Niles Webb of Greensboro, GA; Nephew; Jim Dolvin of Monroe,GA; Nieces; Crystal Dolvin Brown of Union Point, GA and Ginger Eley of White Plains, GA; his dog; Spot: and a number of other relatives and  friends.

Funeral Services will be held Friday, December 27, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Walker United Methodist Church, 2730 Walker Church Road, Greensboro, GA 30642 with Rev. Dr. Norman Waldrip and Rev. John Pike officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.  Serving as pallbearers are Gary Shaw, David Wetsel, Mac Nunn, Butch Thompson, Steve Webb and Jamie Eley.  Honorary pallbearers are Niles Webb and Jimmy Dolvin.  The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday night at McCommons Funeral Home. The family requests any memorial be made to Walker United Methodist Church, 2730 Walker Church Road, Greensboro, GA 30642.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

 

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Ashley Davis
   Posted Tue December 24, 2013
Dearest Family,
I am very sorry to hear of your loss. May the Lord bless the family and comfort all of you in this time of loss.

Nancy Clements
   Posted Tue December 24, 2013
Brittany Leach and Family:

We are very sorry for your loss.

Nancy & Donald

Cathy Garner Royer
   Posted Tue December 24, 2013
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a memory on one can steal. Keeping the family in my heart.

Brenda Edwards
   Posted Tue December 24, 2013
So sorry for your loss of Lynn, he was a very kind hearted person. Praying God will be with you during this time of need.

Elaine & Terry Cantrell
   Posted Wed December 25, 2013
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. May God give you comfort and peace during your time of grief.

Bob Rainwater
   Posted Wed December 25, 2013
I'm so sorry to hear about Lynn. He was a good man and I'm proud I knew him.

Everette Duvall
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
We are sorry to hear of your loss

Lanette Leach Drennan
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Dear Delores, Brittany, Dollie, Cheryl & Elaine,
I'm so sorry to hear about Lynn. I remember all the fun times we had with Lynn as kids and will miss his sense of humor. I know you will miss him greatly and you will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Lanette Leach Drennan

Robert and Annette Dowdy
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
We were shocked and saddened to learn of Lynn's death9. Our deepest sympathy to the family.

Betty,Farren & Brittany
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
We are so sorry for your loss.We are thinking of you.

Stacy & Sally Adams
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Dale Temple
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Lynn always had a smile and a laugh for everybody he met. He touched my heart many years ago, being my first sweetheart, he was a good person and will be missed. May God bless each of you.

Jeremey Griffin (Gooby)
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Sorry about your lost prayer goes out to the family he will be missed

Donna Merritt and family
   Posted Fri December 27, 2013
We are sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with all of the family.