Robert R. Legg, 80, of DeRidder, La., passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at his residence. He was born Aug. 3, 1932, in Leesville, La., to Hardy Legg and Vicy Craft Legg.

Robert was a man who loved his children and his Legg family heritage. Some of his favorite hobbies included gardening and any work he could do with his hands. He also enjoyed hanging out at Farm Equipment with all of his buddies.

 He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Pat Legg, Fred Legg, Buddy Legg, Bill Legg, and Jimmy Legg; seven sisters, Annie Dyer, Ollie Dowden, Mary Dowden, Ella Brister, Oma Lee Henry, Irene Fain, and Eunice Vickers,

 Mr. Legg is survived by his children, Scottie J. and Missy Legg of Camden and Tammie L. and Mike Benoit of Baton Rouge, La.; his grandchildren, Rhett Dean, Anna Grace Dean, Leah and Joey Martin, Kristin and Bobby Nola; the mother of his children, Judy Graham Legg of El Dorado; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 21, at Labby Memorial Funeral Home in Leesville, with Rev. Clyde Dowden and Rev. C.W. Dowden officiating. Burial will follow in Castor Cemetery, under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.

 Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

 Words of comfort may be expressed to the Legg Family at

Published: 03/20/2013