Leon “Butterball” Roy, 74, died Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Born Sept. 19, 1947, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Delmer Newton and Frances H. Gadberry Roy. He was a retired auto-body mechanic at Spirit Chevrolet. Survivors include: companion Laticia Blacketer of Harrodsburg; two brothers, Coleman Roy of Harrodsburg, and Tommy Ray Roy of Cincinnati; family, Tracy Blacketer of Harrodsburg, Jeff (Selena) Blacketer of Tennessee, Brooke Blacketer, Tony and Beth Rosenbarger, Lindsay, TT, Ryleigh and Kysen, all of Harrodsburg; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Fayrine Roy Phillips and Wuanita Roy King; and one brother, Clovis Roy.