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Joenathan "Nate" Leggett

December 8, 1968 ~ July 28, 2021 (age 52)


Joenathan Leggett was born December 8, 1968 in Raleigh, NC., and he transitioned from Earth to Glory on July 28, 2021. He attended Sanderson & Athens Drive in his early years and later got his GED. He was an honor roll student from elementary to high school. Nate loved sports but baseball was his favorite. In 2002 Nate married Shanda. They were married for 20 years. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He adored his life of ladies.

His work life began with helping his father pour concrete and landscaping. This assisted him into starting his own landscaping business. Nate’s main hobby was breeding and training dogs. His kennel was named Good God Kennel and people called him “The Dog Whisperer’. Overall Nate's Passion was ministering to the youth. Everyone loved Nate for his big smile and even bigger personality. He was always laughing and joking.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents Walter Leggett (Ethel) and John Reid (Ruthie Maye).

Leaving behind to mourn are his wife Shanda Leggett; two daughters Pre’Shaus Williams (Carl) and Tytiana Leggett; three granddaughters Annika, Laila, and Yuri Williams; mother Constance Leggett and father Jonathan Reid (Alice Faye); brother Jonathan Dunn (Stanisha); two sisters Jessica Rutherford and Johnice Montague (Joshua). A host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, godchildren and friends.


"Ain't nobody mad but the Devil"




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Public Viewing
August 13, 2021

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
R M Ferguson Funeral Chapel
2820 Trawick Rd
Raleigh, NC 27604

Celebration of Life
August 14, 2021

11:00 AM
State Street Community Church
1200 S State Street
Raleigh, NC 27610

Video is available for this event

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