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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Apr 2, 2014

Nashville native Ramsey B. Leathers died Friday. He was 93. Leathers was a Lieutenant in the Army Air Corps during World War II, serving as a glider pilot. He was a graduate of Cumberland School of Law and practiced in Nashville briefly before being appointed Probate Master of the Davidson County Court. He later was appointed Tennessee Supreme Court Clerk, a position that included serving as Clerk to all Tennessee appellate courts, as well as Clerk to the Court of the Judiciary and Clerk to the Board of Professional Responsibility. He retired in 1987 after more than 20 years of service. Visitation was held today at 5 p.m. at Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home and will be held again tomorrow from 9:30 a.m. at St. David's Episcopal Church. Services will follow at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. David’s, 6501 Pennywell Dr., Nashville.