Frankie Wimberley Turnbow Leach, age 89, went to be with Jesus and her family on Thursday, February 6, 2020. Frankie was born October 22, 1930, in Strawn, Texas to Moody Morris Wimberley and Bessie (Bell) Wimberley.
Frankie/Mom/Mamaw was the Matriarch of our family. She loved to cook and always wanted to feed anyone who came to visit. She was a prayer warrior and we’ve all called on her to pray many times. She was a pillar in the church and was always willing to work anytime she was needed.
She married Ellis Leach on June 26, 1980. After his retirement, they spent many years traveling all across the US. She loved her family and doted on the babies. She will be greatly missed by many.
Frankie was preceded in death by her parents, sisters – Eddie Cook and Jackie Rexroat; brothers – Jessie Wimberley, Paul Wimberley, and Clark Wimberley; grandsons – Donald (Bo) Turnbow and Joel McClung.
Survived by husband, Ellis Leach; children, Don & Cheryl Turnbow, Deborah Rainey, Rhonda Turnbow, Janice & Grant McClung, Susie & Glen Anniskette, and Wesley Leach; siblings, Troy Wimberley and Ruth Atkins. Thirteen grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren; fourteen great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces; nephews; and friends.
Memorial service will be held at 11 am Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Ranger Church of God, 513 Strawn Rd, Ranger, TX 76470