Michelle Lynn Leggans ~ Murphysboro June 30, 2020

Michelle Lynn Leggans, 40, of Murphysboro, passed away on Tuesday June 30, 2020. In Murphysboro, Illinois.

Michelle was born in Murphysboro, Illinois, on December 27, 1979, the daughter of William Byrl and Lois Ann (Welch) Leggans.

Michelle is survived by a son, Gavin Leggans, of Murphysboro, IL; brothers, Terry Leggans (Bertha), Robert Lee (Michelle Weathers) and John Leggans (Tracey) all of Murphysboro, IL; sisters, Charlene Pote of Springfield, IL, Betsy Worthen (Gary) of Murphysboro, IL, Rhonda Baugh (Gary) of Mason City, IL, Gaile Mayer (David Clover) of Murphysboro IL, Laura Long (Thomas) of Sherwood, AR, and Lisa Rees of Carbondale.

She was “Aunt Chelle” to a host of nephews and nieces who loved her dearly.

Michelle was preceded in death by her parents, William and Lois Leggans.

She will be greatly missed by her family, loved ones and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family. A memorial will be held at a later date.


  1. Terry C Leggans says

    You were loved for who you were as I watched our little members of our extended family cry at your service I hope you seen them and the eagles soared over head. Truly the skies is now open to you. Look down on us from time to time as we continue on a little longer on our own trails in life. We love you for who you were and now are much love your little Big Nephew Terry.

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