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Rubie Leggett

March 30, 1929 ~ September 5, 2021 (age 92)

Obituary

Mrs. Rubie Leggett was born on March 3, 1930 in Ruleville, Mississippi to Mance (1942) and Ella Nora (McClendon 1989) Williams. Rubie or “Granny” often called that by her loved ones, settled in South Bend, Indiana after leaving Ruleville, Mississippi.

When not inspecting missiles for Honeywell (from where she retired), Granny was often caring for her children and loved ones. Rubie enjoyed gardening, shopping, traveling, sewing, reading her Bible and most of all; milkshakes and chicken nuggets from McDonalds.

Mrs. Rubie Leggett leaves to cherish her memory her son, Will (Christine Dotson) Leggett Jr.; granddaughters: Tekona Henry of South Bend, Indiana and Shayla Leggett (Rubie’s great-grandson Larry Brown III) of Indianapolis, Indiana, William Leggett of South Bend and Delawn Leggett of Phoenix, Arizona and six more great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Leggett was proceeded in death by her parents, her sister, Lorene Carpenter, close cousin Carrie Griffin and daughter, Carolyn Staggers.

“NLV testament

“Teach them to do all the things I have told you. And I am with you always, even to the end of the world.” Matthew 28:20.

Rubie loved to talk over a cup of coffee and share nuggets of knowledge, wisdom and love.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
September 15, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Alford's Mortuary Chapel
1222 Napier Street
South Bend, Indiana 46601

Funeral Service
Wednesday
September 15, 2021

12:00 PM
Alford's Mortuary Chapel
1222 Napier Street
South Bend, Indiana 46601

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