LeRoy Appling, long-time resident of the Westside, died early Sunday in a local hospital. Mr. Appling resided at 207 E. San Emidio St., and was a retired Standard Oil Employee. Mr. Appling as born December 16, 1894 in Selma. He was a veteran of World War I. Survivors include his widow, Mildred; a daughter, Mrs. Richard T. Clark and a granddaughter, Cheryl Clark both of Taft. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. in the Erickson & Brown Funeral Chapel with the Elks Lodge, 1527, officiating. Roger Miller, exalted ruler, will have charge of the services. Interment will be in the West Side District Cemetery.