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Herman Douglas Fortune
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Birth: Apr. 23, 1916
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1990
Jackson
Madison County
Tennessee, USA

Herman Douglas Fortune was a retired farmer and carpenter. Services held at Shackelford Funeral Home in Selmer with burial in McAlpin Cemetery. He was a member of Cypress Tank Church of Christ near Ramer. Fortune, the husband of Mary Lee Moore Fortune, also leaves a daughter, three sons, a stepdaughter, 12 grandchildren and eight great- grandchildren.

Herman Fortune's first wife was Virginia Dare Blankenship. They had 3 sons and 1 daughter together. Sons are Herman Terry Fortune, Kenneth Owen Fortune, and Jerry Wayne Fortune. Daughter is Judy Fortune (Perry) married Steve Perry.

Added Marriages from Ancestry.com records below

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Homan D Fortine (Ancestry has it all mispelled, should have been Herman D. Fortune)
Spouse: Virginia Blankinship
Marriage: 24 Apr 1940 - McNairy

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Herman Douglas Fortune
Spouse: Mary Lee Dye
Marriage: 15 Jan 1968 - McNairy 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Douglas F Fortune (1881 - 1969)
  Tennessee Henderson Fortune (1881 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginia Dare Blankenship Fortune (1922 - 1989)*
 
 Children:
  Kenneth Owen Fortune (1942 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Howard Fortune (1906 - 1906)*
  Gladys Fortune Boatman (1908 - 1984)*
  Herman Douglas Fortune (1916 - 1990)
  Gladie Fortune Clifton (1918 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In Loving Memory
 
Burial:
McAlpin Cemetery
McNairy County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Doug Fortune
Originally Created by: ღCindyMarieღ
Record added: May 26, 2012
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Herman Douglas Fortune
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Herman Douglas Fortune
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Herman Douglas Fortune
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