Corbin Drummond Fletcher

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 3 Apr 1931 (aged 30)
Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Section F, Lot 120, Position 9
Memorial ID 31028301 View Source

FLETCHER.--At Meridian, Miss., on April 3, 1931, Corbin D., son of Robert P. and Mary Fletcher. Funeral services will be held in the Church of the New Jerusalem, Pennsylvania avenue and Franklin street, on Wednesday at 12 o'clock noon. Interment at Perry Hall, Easton, Md.
(Wilmington Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 7 Apr 1931 (Tuesday), Page 2)

Seated on Porch, Man Killed When House Collapses

Meridian. April 6--(AP)--C. D. Fletcher, a Maryland geologist 31 years of age, is dead here a casualty of a house that fell on him.

Fletcher was seated on the porch of a vacant cottage at Riderwood, Ala., Saturday when all of a sudden the walls collapsed and buried the man in the debris.

He never regained consciousness, dying Easter Sunday in a Meridian hospital.

Fletcher's widow and two children survive him at Jackson, Miss., while his parents live in Easton, Md. The body will be sent to Maryland for burial.

(Daily Herald, Biloxi, MS, 6 Apr 1931 (Monday), Page 8)



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Although his death notice shows that he is buried at Perry Hall, Easton, MD, Riverview Cemetery burial records show that he is buried here.

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