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Leeroy Posey

January 21, 1942 — November 11, 2020

Leeroy Posey transitioned this life on November 11, 2020 at St. Anthony’s Hospice in Henderson, KY. Leeroy was born on January 21, 1942 to the late Margaret Allen Tyler and Willie Posey.

Leeroy attended Douglas High School and worked many years as a construction worker. He enjoyed fishing, wrestling, BBQ, and beer. He never met a stranger and was always willing to lend a hand when needed.

Leeroy is preceded in death by his brothers, Willie McDale, Mitchell Tyler, James Tyler; sisters, Betty Outlaw, Jenny Tyler, Anna Tyler, Loucresia Tyler and Wanda Carter

Leeroy will be deeply missed, cherished, and forever loved by his four sons: Chris Green of Evansville, IN; Bruce and Mitchell Posey of Henderson, KY; Leroy “Dirk” Posey of Indianapolis, IN and daughter Paula (Rob) Dickman of McCordsville, IN; stepmother: Sarah Posey; brothers: George (Linda) Tyler of Henderson, KY and Willie S (LaTasha)Posey of Knoxville, TN; sisters: Margaret Collins and Mary Carey; seven grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Special thanks to St. Anthony’s Hospice, Henderson Oncology; Dr. Evan Wu, Dr. Rico Mandela and Red Banks Nursing Facility.

Wake service will be held 4-7 p.m. on November 19, 2020, at Mason Brothers Audubon Chapel, Henderson, KY. Processional start at 12:30 p.m. on November 20, 2020 at Mason Brothers Audubon Chapel, Henderson, KY leading up to graveside services at 1:00 p.m. at UBF Cemetery in Corydon, KY with Rev. Willie Ellis officiating. Mason Brothers Audubon Chapel is entrusted with final arrangements; condolences may be left at .
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Service Schedule

Past Services

Walk-Thru Visitation

Thursday, November 19, 2020

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Mason Brothers Audubon Chapel

1322 Helm Street, Henderson, KY 42420

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Graveside Service

Friday, November 20, 2020

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

UBF - United Brothers of Friendship

, Corydon, KY 42406

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