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Lewis Legg

June 29, 1939 — August 1, 2021

Lewis E. Legg, 82, of Owensboro, Kentucky passed away Sunday, August 1, 2021 at his home. He was born in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. Lewis worked at the Sanitation Company as a truck driver for 15 years. He attended Grace Chapel Church of God in Philpot, Kentucky. He enjoyed volunteering in the community, coaching Little League, basketball, and running the sound system at church. In his free time, Lewis enjoyed spending time with his kids. He loved watching the St. Louis Cardinals and Kentucky basketball…unless Louisville was playing!

Lewis is survived by his wife of 25 years, Gina Lyn Legg; his children, Gary Legg, Nicola Douglas, Corey Gregory, Kailey Drake, Tiffany Rivera, Michael Drake, Chad Drake, Robert Martin, Jr., Starr Martin, Nicholas Martin, Crystal Gamble, Dwight Gamble, Grant Gamble, Darrell McFarland; 30 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren: two siblings, James Leggs and Billy Leggs.

Services will be 2:00 pm Sunday, August 8, 2021 at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory, with Brother Robert Young officiating. Burial to follow at Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:00 am until the time of service Sunday at the funeral home.

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Sunday, August 8, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home

519 Locust St, Owensboro, KY 42301

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