Ashby Grey Walker Leach, 76 U S Navy Vietnam Veteran for his final services on Thursday, 18 August 2022. Ashby went to be with the Lord on Saturday, 13 August 2022.
He was a 1964 graduate of Huntington East High School; he was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War having served from 1967-1969 as a Navy Corman for the Lima Company 371 and was the recipient of a Purple Heart and Bronze Star. His memberships include, lifetime member and officer of the American Legion Post 93, Kenova; VFW Post 1064 and the DAV. He was a member and commander of the former Daniel Edwards VFW Post, Ceredo. He was formerly employed by C&O Railroad and Cotton Belt Railroad, Pine Bluff, AK. He was an LPN at the Woody Williams VA Medical Center when he retired. Ashby spent most of his life working and supporting veterans and veteran’s groups. He was a 100-gallon blood donor for the American Red Cross and was a bone marrow donor to a lucky recipient that survived