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Luther L. Blackwell
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1902
Death: Feb. 2, 1934
Kings Mountain
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA

Luther was shot and killed by Kings Mountain, North Carolina Police Dept. According to family legend, Luther was a bootlegger of some sort. On one particular instance, the Kings Mountain Police Dept. paid his home a visit while he was gone. One of the officers flirted with his wife, Virgie. Incensed, Luther took a pistol to the police department, where he was shot and killed in the street.


Name: Luther L. Blackwell
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Estimated Birth Year: 1903
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Gender: Male
Death Age: 31
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Father: W. C. Blackwell
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Mother: Alice HUffsetler
Vergie Blackwell
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  William Charles Blackwell (1868 - 1936)
  Alice Emmeline Huffstickler Blackwell (1874 - 1963)
  Virgie Mae Hartsoe Blackwell (1900 - 1986)
  Marion R. Blackwell (1923 - 1965)*
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Mountain Rest Cemetery
Kings Mountain
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Zandalee
Record added: Sep 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30055099
Luther L. Blackwell
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 Added: Sep. 9, 2014
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 Added: Feb. 5, 2013

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