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 Luther L. Blackwell

Luther L. Blackwell

Birth
Death 2 Feb 1934 (aged 31)
Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 30055099 · View Source
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Luther was shot and killed by Kings Mountain, North Carolina Police Dept.

According to family legend, Luther was a bootlegger of some sort. On one particular instance, the Kings Mountain Police Dept. paid his home a visit while he was gone. One of the officers flirted with his wife, Virgie. Incensed, Luther took a pistol to the police department, where he was shot and killed in the street.

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Name: Luther L. Blackwell
Estimated Birth Year: 1903
Gender: Male
Death Age: 31
Father: W. C. Blackwell
Father's Place of Birth:
Mother: Alice HUffsetler
Spouse: Vergie Blackwell


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  • Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
  • Added: 24 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30055099
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Luther L. Blackwell (27 Jun 1902–2 Feb 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30055099, citing Mountain Rest Cemetery, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Olmstead (contributor 46772820) .