Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Fletchers in:
 • Gaston Memorial Park
 • Gastonia
 • Gaston County
 • North Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
John Elonzo Fletcher, Jr
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 26, 1915
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 2012
North Carolina, USA

Gastonia, NC ~ John Elonzo Fletcher, Jr., 97, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 26, 2012. Born in Gaston County, he was the son of the late John Elonzo Fletcher, Sr. and Ida Shepherd Fletcher. Mr. Fletcher was a retired shop supervisor with Firestone Mill where he was employed for 42 years. John was a member of Parkwood Baptist Church, a Mason and Shriner with Oasis Temple.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Fletcher was preceded in death by his first wife, Catherine Austin Fletcher; second wife, Rosie Caldwell Fletcher; brothers, E.M., Paul, Arthur, Earl and Norman; sister, Olphelia Givens; step-daughter, Peggy Rose Wellman.
Mr. Fletcher is survived by a daughter-in-law; a step-daughter and husband; a sister; numerous step-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family and friends are invited to attend the funeral service beginning at 10:00 AM Monday, October 29 in the Founders Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia. Dr. M.O. Owens, Rev. David Belle Isle and Pastor Vernon Carver will officiate. Burial will follow at Gaston Memorial Park.
McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the family of Mr. Fletcher. (bio by: Sue Leitzsey Bradley) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Elonzo Fletcher (1890 - 1976)
  Ida Elizabeth Sheppard Fletcher (1893 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Amanda Catherine Graves Fletcher (1906 - 1972)
 
 Siblings:
  James Norman Fletcher (1913 - 1980)*
  John Elonzo Fletcher (1915 - 2012)
  Exlice Monroe Fletcher (1917 - 1998)*
  Clara Ophelia Fletcher Givens (1919 - 2010)*
  Paul Lee Fletcher (1922 - 2006)*
  Dwight Earl Fletcher (1924 - 1978)*
  Arthur Samuel Fletcher (1927 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gaston Memorial Park
Gastonia
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Lanie
Record added: Apr 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89113596
John Elonzo Fletcher, Jr
Added by: Lanie
 
John Elonzo Fletcher, Jr
Added by: Lanie
 
John Elonzo Fletcher, Jr
Added by: Mike Huffstetler
 
 
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Cinnamon Girl
 Added: May. 28, 2014

- Steve Perry
 Added: Apr. 28, 2014

- RoxღEd
 Added: Mar. 5, 2014
There are 4 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service