Leistner, Nancy Ruth

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Nancy Ruth Leistner, 78, of Chattanooga, died on Wednesday, December 19, 2012.

She is survived by her husband, Paul G. Leistner; sons, David Leistner and the Reverend Phillip Leistner of Alabama, and daughter, Judy Eaves of Chattanooga; grandchildren, Tabitha Brost, Atira Eaves, Chase Eaves, Twila Leistner, Arielle Leistner, Nathan Leistner and Anna Marie Leistner; brother, Louis Richardson; sisters, Doris Putnam and Ann Davis and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be on Monday, Dec. 24, at Stanley Heights Baptist Church from 10 a.m.–noon.

The Reverend Phillip Leistner will conduct the service at noon in the church.

Interment will be at Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bible Broadcasting Network, P.O. Box 7300, Charlotte, N.C. 28241, www.bbnradio.org. 

Send condolences at www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated.


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