March 20, 1968 – December 16, 2012
YOUNGSVILLE – Eddie Dean “Fishdawg” Leggett, 44, died Sunday. He was reared in Garner. Dean worked for Basic Plumbing for many years. Dean was known for two things, his love of bass fishing & his immense love for his children.
He is survived by his wife, Deana McLawhon Leggett, children, Jackson, Isabella, & Brooks, brothers, Tommy Kilgore (Janean) of Apex, Jack Leggett of Heflin, AL, step brother, Anthony Lindsey, mother, Lavinia Brooks Lindsey (Ed) Kennels Beach, NC, maternal grandmother, Margaret Brooks, Tallapoosa, GA, nephew Matthew Kilgore , niece, Aven Beadnell, sister & brother-in-law, Sharon & Jay Beadnell.
In lieu of flowers the family prefers memorial contributions for his children. They can be made to Lavinia Lindsey, 767 Kennels Beach Rd., Kennels Beach, NC 28529
Visitation 6-8 pm, Wednesday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St. with memorial funeral service to follow in the Strickland Funeral Home Chapel at 8 pm. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net.