Kenneth Leach

Published 12:30 am Monday, May 25, 2015

Kenneth Leach, 46, was born Nov. 18, 1968, in Vicksburg and died Friday, May 22, 2015.

He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Reed Leach.

Mr. Leach was survived by his wife, Barbara King Leach; his son, Austin Reed Leach; his daughter, Haley Michelle Leach; mother, Janice R. Busby; and mother-in-law Ann King, all of Vicksburg; and a sister, Kathy DeLong of Pace Fla.; and other family members and friends.

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Kenneth loved hunting and fishing, especially with his son Austin. He was a loving father and a devoted husband.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Frank J. Fisher Funeral Home with Bro. Dwight Sibley officiating. Burial will follow at Wayside Baptist Church Cemetery, 6151 Jeff Davis Road.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the hour of service.

Pallbearers are Bobby Stewart, Daniel Barrentine, David Freeman Sullivan Jr., Eddie Busby, Chris Busby, and Willie Owen. Honorary Pallbearers are Jamie Brown, and Jamison Brown.

Donations for funeral expenses may be made through Oakland Baptist Church “Special Fund,” at 2959 Oakridge Road. 39183.

Online condolences may be made to the family at


About John Surratt

John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post staff since 2011 and covers city government. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.

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