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Roger Kenneth Witcher
Birth: May 8, 1920
Death: Sep. 12, 1990

Kenneth Witcher graduated from Red Boiling Springs High School as valedictorian in 1939. He served in the Navy during World War II and later graduated from the University of Memphis. He returned to Red Boiling Springs and worked in the lumber business with his father and two brothers before starting his own lumber company in the 1950s, which he ran until his retirement in the early 1980s. He served two terms in the Tennessee state legislature in the 1960s and for many years on the Macon County Board of Education. Always interested in Republican politics, he was county chairman of the GOP and served as a delegate or alternate at four national conventions. He was also an elector in the 1980 presidential election of Ronald Reagan.

Kenneth was the son of Pony Witcher & Lena Russell Witcher. He married Maitred Neel in 1944 and was the father of Sue Lynne, Sandra Lucile, Deborah Neel, Roger Kenneth & Russell Yates Witcher.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Pony Oscar Witcher (1886 - 1955)
  Lena Mae Russell Witcher (1887 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Maitred Yates Neel Witcher (1923 - 1997)*
 
 Children:
  Sandra Lucile Witcher Comer (1948 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ray A. Witcher (1908 - 1977)*
  Ralph Clay Witcher (1912 - 1941)*
  Geneva Witcher Kemp (1913 - 1983)*
  Glenn Dell Witcher (1915 - 1999)*
  Reba Lucile Witcher Rains (1920 - 1997)*
  Roger Kenneth Witcher (1920 - 1990)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Whitley Cemetery
Red Boiling Springs
Macon County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 12, 2009
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- Michael L. Ramsey
 Added: Dec. 7, 2010
My father. A loving and caring husband and father, as well as, a proud Republican.
- D. Prock
 Added: Jun. 12, 2010
My Grandfather.
- comer
 Added: Jan. 31, 2010
 
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