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John Elonzo "Lonnie" Fletcher, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1890, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1976
Caldwell County
North Carolina, USA

FLETCHER John Elonzo Fletcher 86 of 2210 Linwood Rd died Wednesday in an hospital. A resident of Gaston County for 70 years he was a retired contractor.

He is survived by six sons: Monroe, Paul Lee, James, Norman, Arthur S., and John E. Fletcher, Jr all of Gastonia and Dwight Earl Fletcher of Stockton Calif; two daughters Mrs. Ophelia F. Givens and Mrs. Margaret F. Oakley both of Nashville, Tenn. one brother Horace B. Fletcher of Gastonia 18 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m Friday at McLean and Son Funeral Home by Revs. Harold Rickman, C. Wesley Lovin, and Dr. W. Harris Blair. Burial will be in Gaston Memorial Park. The family will be at the home of Norman Fletcher, 2415 W. Franklin Ave. and will receive friends at the funeral home tonight.

Obit from Page 2 of Gastonia Gazette , October 21, 1976.


Name: John Elonzo Fletcher
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Age: 86
Date of Birth: 3 Aug 1890
Residence County: Gaston
Date of Death: 20 Oct 1976
Death City: Lenoir
Death County: Caldwell
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: No
Other Institutions
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial in state
Source Vendor:
NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1976-77

***info submitted by Mike Huffstetler (#47163991)

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groom's name:J. Lonnie Fletcher
groom's birth date: 1892
groom's birthplace:
groom's age: 21
bride's name:Ida Elizabeth Shepard
bride's birth date:1893
bride's birthplace:
bride's age: 20
marriage date: 07 Apr 1913
marriage place: Gastonia Township, Gaston, North Carolina
groom's father's name:Monroe Fletcher
groom's mother's name:Mary A. Fletcher
bride's father's name:Dock Shepard
bride's mother's name:Roxanna Shepard
groom's race: White
groom's marital status:
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race: White

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Name: John Elonzo Fletcher
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 20 Oct 1976
Event Place: Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina
Birth Year: 1890
Birth Year (Estimated):
Burial Date: 22 Oct 1976
Burial Place: Gastonia N.C.
Cemetery: Gaston Mem. Park
Funeral Home:
Residence Place: Gastonia, Gaston, N.C.
Address: 2210 Linwood Rd.
Gender: Male
Age: 86
Marital Status: Widowed
Race (Original): White
Occupation: Ret. Paint Contractor
Birth Date: 03 Aug 1890
Birthplace: N.C.
Father's Name: James Fletcher
Father's Titles and Terms:
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:Bertha Kirkendall

Family links: 
  James Monroe Fletcher
  Bertha Kirkendall Fletcher
  Ida Elizabeth Sheppard Fletcher (1893 - 1954)*
  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)*
  Eugene Sloan Fletcher (1888 - 1964)*
  John Elonzo Fletcher (1890 - 1976)
  Horace Baker Fletcher (1892 - 1977)*
*Calculated relationship
Gaston Memorial Park
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Lanie
Originally Created by: anonymous
Record added: Dec 10, 2010
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John Elonzo Lonnie Fletcher, Sr
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John Elonzo Lonnie Fletcher, Sr
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John Elonzo Lonnie Fletcher, Sr
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