Robert C. Leeper, age 76, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Sunday, February 24, 2019 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN, retired from Dunlop Tire Plant in Huntsville, AL, and a member of the Church of Christ. Mr. Leeper served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Samuel Ray and Myrtle Roxie Kiddy Leeper; and one brother, Carl Ray Leeper.
Surviving are wife, Jo Kathryn Osborn Leeper; son, Steve Leeper; sister, Mary Ruth Umphrey (Paul); brother, Billy Leeper (Vicki) all of Lawrenceburg, TN; sister, Judy Doyle (Jerry) of Brownsville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Monday, February 25, 2019 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11:00 AM Tuesday, February 26, 2019, with Rodney Livingston officiating. Interment will follow at Bumpas Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.