Joyce Leggett

Joyce Leggett

Chatham – Joyce Leggett, 88, of Chatham, IL passed away at 2:22 P.M. Friday, October 5, 2018 at St. John’s Hospital, Hospice Unit, Springfield, IL surrounded by her loving family.

Joyce was born in Gillespie, IL on April 4, 1930 a daughter to Frank and Lola (Tate) Kaufman.  She married Lynn M. Leggett on January 24, 1948 in Clinton, IL.

Joyce worked at the local Tea houses in the Virden area.  She was a member of the Grace Southern Baptist Church, Virden, IL and she loved spending time with her family, friends and especially her dogs.

Surviving Joyce is her daughter, Victoria (Duane) Leggett-Stewart of Chatham, IL; sons, William David (Debbie) Leggett of Virden, IL, Bradley (Sheila) Leggett of Springfield, IL; sisters, Marlene Robinson of Virden, IL, Sandra Ahlers of Springfield, IL; 4 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  Preceding Joyce in death are her parents; husband, Lynn M. Leggett and sister, Gloria Herron.

There will be no visitation, cremation rites have been accorded by the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, IL.  There will be a Memorial Service at 11:00 A.M. Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Grace Southern Baptist Church, Virden, IL with Mr. Steve Ford officiating.  Memorials may be made to Grace Southern Baptist Church, Virden, IL or to St. John’s Hospice Unit, St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, IL. To leave a comment for the family, please visit:

15 thoughts on “Joyce Leggett

  1. Mike and I were so sorry to hear of your mothers passing. Cookie and I are planning on coming to the memorial service. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    • Thank you so much. As I had Cookies pine number I sent some directions. Safe travels.

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