Barney Holt Leach, owner and president of Leach Manufacturing Company, passes away
Barney Holt Leach, 78, of Gadsden, Alabama entered his Heavenly home on May 8, 2022.
Mr Leach was born on May 1, 1944 to the late Thurman 'Holt' & Madiee Leach. He was a 1962 graduate of Gadsden High School. Mr Leach attended Auburn University where he studied Business and was a member of Theta Chi Fraternity.
While attending Auburn University he meet his wife of 58 years and they relocated to Gadsden, Alabama. He then became owner and president of Leach Manufacturing Company.
Mr Leach served on numerous organisations within the community throughout his life. In the later years of his life, Mr Leach's greatest joys were his grandchildren and being able to participate in their accomplishments. He was blessed with many lifelong friends.
Mr Leach is survived by his wife, Betty Leach; children, Mandy (Snooky) Burgess, Cindi (Vince) Gahafer, Dr. Andrew (Courtnay) Leach; grandchildren, Hannah and Holt Keeling, Claire Graves, Holt, William and Taylor Leach.