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Charles David Fortenberry
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1920
Hitchita
McIntosh County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1974
Orange County
California, USA

CM2/c Charles David Fortenberry was born October 6, 1920 in Hichita, Oklahoma. He was the son of Will and Ida Mabry Fortenberry and the husband Ruth Adaline Dupy. David was in the US Navy in WW II. He entered the Seabees in October 1943, trained in Fargo, Texas, Boston, Mass. and Seattle, Wash. He served in the American Theatre on the USS Arlington. Uncle David was very generous and he was a lot of fun to be around. He bought me a rod and reel when we were at Cortez, Co. so that we could all go trout fishing at Trout Lake. That day, we caught over fifty trout. Uncle David and my mother, Wanda loved to fish. I'll never forget the day that we drove over the Million Dollar Highway between Ouray and Silverton, Colorado in the back of his new pickup truck. David and Ruth's children were Patsy, Charles, and Terry. Uncle David was a very loving, generous and fun person. I miss him alot. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Love Fortenberry (1879 - 1951)
  Ida Mabry Fortenberry (1882 - 1963)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Bell Fortenberry Faulkner (1900 - 1988)*
  Martha Love Fortenberry Wright (1901 - 1989)*
  Nicie Wanda Fortenberry Clampitt (1917 - 1997)*
  Charles David Fortenberry (1920 - 1974)
  William L. Fortenberry (1923 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Charles David is buried in Orange Co,CA but we do not know which cemetery
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Gary and Nancy Clampitt
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48423191
Charles David Fortenberry
Added by: Gary and Nancy Clampitt
 
 
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- Sandra Van Valkenburg
 Added: Jun. 1, 2014
In Loving Memory of my Uncle David
- Gary and Nancy Clampitt
 Added: Feb. 21, 2010
 
 
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