James Fletcher Leggett III, son of the late James Fletcher, Jr. and Thelma Mosley Leggett, was born at Bloomfield on Feb. 13,1924 and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on Jan. 17, 2002 at the age of 77. Mr. Leggett spent all his life in the Bloomfield Community. He attended Bloomfield Public School and played Big Band music throughout the country. Music and golf were his two loves. He was united in marriage to Doris Stroup, she survives. Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, James Fletcher Leggett IV of St. Peters, Mo.; one daughter, Susan Shea of Cape Girardeau; two grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at a later date with Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home of Bloomfield in charge of all arrangements.