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Neal Fletcher, Cumberland Co., KY (1934-2012)

<He was the patriarch of a highly regarded Cumberland County, KY, family and was retired from Tyson Manufacturing Company in Glasgow, KY. .

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Neal Fletcher age 78 of Burkesville, KY, a resident of Cumberland Valley Manor, passed away on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at Cumberland County Hospital, Burkesville, KY.

Funeral services will be Sunday, December 23, 2012 at 1:30pmCT/2:30pmET, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with Bro. R. Thomas Wilson and Bro. Mark Shelton officiating. Burial will be in Marrowbone Cemetery Visitation will be 5pm-9pmCT/6pm-10pmET, on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Parker Perry, Scott Fletcher, Randy Fletcher, Chad Bryant, Ryan Bryant, and John Fletcher.

Honorary Pallbearers: Dave Sharp, Russell Brockman, Phillip Fletcher, Larry Fletcher, Denny Fletcher, Terry Fletcher, David Fletcher, Scott Proffitt
Neal Fletcher, Cumberland Co., KY (1934-2012)

He was born Tuesday, November 26, 1934 in Cumberland County, Kentucky. He was the son of the late Rhyman and Jamie Higginbotham Fletcher. He died Thursday, December 20, 2012, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 78 years, 24 days.

He was retired from Tyson Manufacturing in Glasgow, KY.

In addition to parents he was preceded in death by his wife Marie Hunter Fletcher, two brothers, Joe Fletcher, and Don Fletcher, and one sister, Jean Polston Survivors include:
  • Two sisters: Frances Perry of Burkesville, KY and Norene Riddle of Marrowbone, KY

  • One brother: Jerry Fletcher of Louisville, KY

  • Three sisters in law: Darlene Fletcher and Mildred Fletcher both of Burkesville, KY; and Connie Fletcher of Louisville, KY

  • and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends
Send a condolence to the family of Neal Fletcher

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY, in charge of funeral arrangments.

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