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Virginia Lee Lesser Fenton
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1921
Hickory
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1996
Orangeburg
Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA

Daughter of Mary Lee Summerrow and Bertrand LeRoy Lesser.

She married first in Raleigh, Wake Co., North Carolina, July 18, 1942, James Francis Dugan (1910-1949), son of Helena Mary Venini and William Albert Dugan. They had two children.

She married second in Morehead City, Carteret Co., NC, October 7, 1951, William Ford Adams (1923-1984), son of Sarah Elizabeth Gillikin and Macajah Adams; later divorced.

She married third in Goldsboro, Wayne Co., NC, July 1, 1967, John Arthur Fenton (1921-2003).

Virginia graduated from Southern Pines (NC) High School in 1939. She attended Woman's College (now UNCG) in Greensboro, NC, and Anderson College in Anderson, SC.

She had worked as a Legal Secretary, Notary Public, Secretary to the Wayne County (NC) Clerk of Court, and as a Secretary for the Wayne County School System, before becoming a ceramics instructor and opening her own ceramic shop first in Goldsboro, NC, and later in Orangeburg, SC.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Bertrand LeRoy Lesser (1901 - 1971)
  Mary Lee Summerrow Broom (1903 - 1990)
 
 Spouses:
  James Francis Dugan (1910 - 1949)
  William F Adams (1923 - 1984)
  John Arthur Fenton (1921 - 2002)
 
 Siblings:
  Virginia Lee Lesser Fenton (1921 - 1996)
  Peggy Melville Lesser Kaboos (1924 - 2001)*
  Paul LeRoy Lesser (1930 - 1971)**
  Laverna Veronica Lesser Zeske (1933 - 2002)**
  Barry Lee Lesser (1935 - 1936)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Crestlawn Memorial Gardens
Orangeburg
Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Jim Dugan
Record added: Nov 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31271658
Virginia Lee <i>Lesser</i> Fenton
Added by: Jim Dugan
 
Virginia Lee <i>Lesser</i> Fenton
Added by: Jim Dugan
 
Virginia Lee <i>Lesser</i> Fenton
Added by: Jim Dugan
 
 
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 Added: Dec. 26, 2015
 
 
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