Robert Leroy Beers, age 55 of Leitchfield, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2013 at the VA Medical Center in Louisville. He was born December 27, 1957 in Indiana, PA, the son of Gilbert Percy Beers, Sr. & Delphia Lou Gallaher. He was an Army Veteran and a material handler for Leitchfield Plastics.
Survivors include, one daughter, Teresa Cummings of Caneyville, KY, one son, Michael Hillard of Leitchfield, his mother, Delphia Gallaher of Las Vegas, NV, one brother, Gilbert Pearcy Beers, Jr. of Las Vegas, NV, one sister, Linda Galloway of Pennsylvania, five grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Jean Stinnett Beers, his father, Gilbert Percy Beers, Sr. , and one sister, Brenda Galloway.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday (April 4, 2013) at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Chapel in Leitchfield. Burial will be in the Lyle Cemetery. Visitation will be held after 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, and from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.