Bobbie Leatherwood, 74

Published 4:28 pm Tuesday, January 8, 2013

JANUARY 8 – Bobbie Leatherwood, 74, of Farmville passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 in Farmville. He was born July 7, 1938 in Farmville to the late Stewart and Maude Lewis Leatherwood. Mr. Leatherwood served his country in the United States Air Force. He then worked as a bank auditor retiring from the State of Virginia and from Suntrust Bank.

He is survived by his siblings, Ruby Fumea of Blairsville, PA, Mae Goforth (Carl) of Farmville, Ann Goforth of Hampton, Coy Leatherwood and Jack Leatherwood (Linda) all of Farmville and Tommie Leatherwood of Powhatan and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, January 7, 2013 at the chapel of Shorter Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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Shorter Funeral Home, Farmville, was in charge of arrangements.