Charles Anthony Leigh, 40, formerly of Copperas Cove, died Jan. 22, 2017, in San Antonio.
Mr. Leigh was born Sept. 2, 1976, in the Panama Canal Zone. His family moved to Copperas Cove in 1983 where he remained until age 18. He played football in seventh and eighth grades and enjoyed music and playing the guitar.
He married Mitzi Easterling on Feb. 18, 1995, in Copperas Cove and worked a number of different jobs in the Killeen-Fort Hood area over the next few years.
Survivors include his wife, Mitzi of Temple; parents, Charles and Paula of Canyon; two brothers, Marcus and Jarod; eight children, Charles, Brittany, Amber, Alissa, William, Shawn, Joseph and Alana; two grandchildren, Harmony and Kacey; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Brooks Funeral Directors in Canyon are in charge of arrangements.