Robert Franklin Stinnett

Robert Franklin Stinnett

Tennessee, USA
Death 25 Jan 1965 (aged 74)
Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 10177847 · View Source
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Robert Franklin Stinnette, 74, retired textile worker of 607 Scruggs Street, died unexpectedly, Monday night., at 11 o'clock at this home.
He was born October 15, 1890, in Tennessee, the son of the late William & Edna Stinnett.
Surviving are his wife, Lena Fowler Stinnette; three daughters, Mrs. Jimmy Lucas and Mrs. James Marlowe of Gastonia and Vicki Stinnette of the home; two sons, William and Charles Braden Stinnette of Gastonia, and 21 grandchildren.
The body will be taken to the home at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 3 pm at Washington Street Baptist Church with the pastor, the rev. Paul Hovis officiating.
The body will ie in state for one hour prior to the service.
Burial will follow in Gaston Memorial Park Cemetery
Sisk Funeral Home in Bessemer city is handling arrangements.

Grandpa was a man small in stature but with a heart as big as the outdoors. He loved gardening and went to work in the "cotton mills" when he was so small that he had to stand on a doff box to work.
He was the son of Edna Yearout, father's name withheld. William Stinnett was his grandfather who took responsibility of of Edna's last four children under Tennessee law at that time.

Death Record:

Name: Robert Franklin Stinnette
Gender: Male
Burial Date: 28 Jan 1965
Burial Place: Gastonia, N. C.
Death Date: 25 Jan 1965
Death Place: Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina
Age: 74
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1890
Birthplace: Tenn.
Occupation: Retired Textiles
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Lena Fowler Stinnette
Father's Name: William Stinnette
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Edna Tearout Stinnette


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 10177847
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