Cover photo for Leroy "Bubby" Fleming's Obituary
Leroy "Bubby" Fleming Profile Photo
1963 Leroy 2023

Leroy "Bubby" Fleming

December 20, 1963 — January 11, 2023

Leroy “Bubby” Fleming Jr. passed away January 11, 2023 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 59 years old. He was born December 20, 1963 in Turrell, Arkansas to Leroy and Flora May Hawkins Fleming. Bubby was an insulation installer for Mitchell Insulation and later for Renfro Insulation. He loved riding 4-wheelers and fishing. Bubby could often be found hanging out with his sister, Donna, at the shop.
He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Pam Fleming of Tupelo; three children, Tim Goolsby (April) of Nettleton, Robert Whaley (Salena) of the Dorsey Community, and Kimberly Whaley of Tupelo; eight grandchildren, Logan, Jade, Anson, Jacoby, Rhannon, Landon, Dalton, and Bryson; three sisters, Donna Wallis (Clay), Linda Brown (David), and Karen Brown (Willie); a brother, Jeff Hand; and two nieces and four nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leroy Fleming, Sr. and Flora May Hand Fleming; his step-father, Kenneth Hand; an infant daughter, Leeann Fleming; a brother, Hurbie Fleming; and his grandparents.
Visitation will be 5 until 8 p.m. Saturday, January 14, 2023 at Pegues, Tupelo. Services honoring Bubby’s memory will be 2 p.m. Sunday, January 15, 2023 at the Jefferson Street Chapel with Bro. Phillip Carr officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Justin, Jason, Bronson, and Brandon Brown, and B.J. and Johnny White. Honorary pallbearers will be Steven Shcomp, Josh Criddle and Keith Elliot.
Expressions of sympathy and fond memories may be shared at .
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Leroy "Bubby" Fleming, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Saturday, January 14, 2023

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Celebration of Life

Sunday, January 15, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 1

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree