PORTALES — Memorial services for Ernest Jackson Leach, 85, of Portales, were held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel. Honorary pallbearers were Charlie Sorgen, Stuart Ingle, Hubert Morgan Jr., Mac McKnight, Howard Perry, Don McDaniels, Glenn Ezell, Jay Brown, Cecil Cook, Steve Howl, Glen Howl, Dick Hood, Bob Wood and Joe Thompson. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to one of Ernest’s favorite charities – The Salvation Army, Animal Humane Society of New Mexico, or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
Ernest Jackson Leach went to be with the Lord on Dec. 2, 2012, in Lubbock, Texas, after suffering a brief illness. Ernest was born north of Broadview, on Login to read more