John Jefferson Fleming|
John Jefferson "Bloomer John" Fleming b 4 Aug 1900 Pike Co KY d 7 Dec 1965 Appalachian Regional Hospital, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY;
Hemphill, Letcher Co KY; s/o
Solomon "Black Sol" Fleming and Esther F Branham. John Jefferson "Bloomer John" Fleming m. 24 Apr 1919 in Pike Co KY to Bessie
Ellen Stewart b 8 Oct 1903 Etty, Pike Co KY d 11 Jun 1987 Wise Appalachian
Regional Hospital, Wise Co VA; buried
Hemphill, Letcher Co KY; d/o Robert "Bob" Stewart and Mary Mullins.
Children of John Jefferson "Bloomer John" Fleming and Bessie Ellen Stewart;
L-R: Patty, Bow, Bill, Ezra, Tom,
John (Father), Bessie and Jean Fleming (Baby). L-R Front: Glassie, Sol and
L-R Back: Leonard, Bessie, Bill,
Lois Anne, Clanton, Patty, Glassie, Juanita and Mable Fleming. L-R Front:
Pauline, Tom, Della, Bloomer John, Wid, Ruby Nell and Bessie Fleming
Turner "Tom" Fleming b 1 Mar 1920 Etty, Pike Co KY d 29 Oct 1996
never m. Bessie
Fleming b 4 May 1918 Etty, Pike Co KY d 28 Mar 1962, d/o
Cas Andrew Fleming and
Missouri Kelly. Turner "Tom" Fleming never m. Molly Bentley, Turner
"Tom" Fleming m. 29 Dec 1937 Etty, Pike Co KY to Juanita Holland b 4 Oct 1921 McRoberts,
Letcher Co KY d 13 Feb 1999, d/o Matthew Holland and Louise Fleming.
Ezra Fleming b 22 Apr
1921 Etty, Pike Co KY m. 23 Sept 1940 to Sarah Belle Potter b 27 Feb 1920,
living Neon, KY, d/o McKinley Potter and Dora Mullins.
Lenville "Bow" Fleming b 12 May 1922 Etty, Pike Co KY d 13 Jan 1997
never m. Lucy
Potter, (sister of Sara Belle Potter) d/o d/o
McKinley Potter and Dora
Mullins. Lenville Bow Fleming m. 7 Nov 1945 to
Cleo Fields b 16 Aug 1921.
Pallas Harlen "Patty" Fleming b 4 Nov 1923 Etty Pike Co KY d 29 Jun 1962 Colson, Letcher Co KY in a mining accident. He
married Icey Bentley. He married Opal Potter, d/o
Clabe Potter and Braskie Hall.
William "Bill" Fleming b 3 Mar 1925 Etty, Pike Co KY d 23 May 1967 Hendrix Coal
Mine #22 Dean KY m. 11 Sept 1943 Pikeville, Pike Co KY to Edna Pearl Johnson b
19 Jun 1923 d en route to Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital, Whitesburg,
Letcher Co KY.
Clinton Fleming b 4
May 1926 Shea's Fork, McRoberts, Letcher Co KY m. 24 Dec 1943 to Lessie Mae Johnson
b 7 Jul 1927
living Cook Branch, Hartley KY d/o
Kennis Johnson and Caldonia
Johnson. Clinton and Other Coal Miners
Glassie Ordella Fleming b 7
May 1929 living Etty, Pike Co KY m. 22 Oct 1946
Samp Hall Jr b 10 Nov 1923
Hall Sr and Manerva Hall. (Samp Hall Sr s/o
Robert Hall and Clarinda
Sol Fleming b 7 Apr 1931 Etty, Pike Co KY d 23 May 1967 Hendrix Coal
Mine # 22, Deane KY m. 1 Nov 1947 to Deloris "Lois" Johnson b 19 Mar 1933, d/o
Kennis Johnson and Caldonia
Sol and Other Coal Miners.
Eugene "Gene" Fleming
b 3 Sept 1933 m. 6 Dec 1951 to Billie Jean Little 14 Jul 1934 d/o Sherd Little.
Mable Lee Fleming b
19 Dec 1935 m. 15 Jun 1957 to
James Webster Johnson b 31 Mar 1924 Long Fork, Pike Co KY d
25 Aug 1984 at home in Jackhorn, Letcher Co KY.
Della Marie Fleming b 19 May
1937 m. 1 May 1954 to Herman Hall b 4 Sept 1937. Della Marie Fleming m. 14 Feb
1986 to 2nd Curtis Roberts b 7 Jul 1924.
Willard "Wid" Fleming
b 14 May 1939 m. 3 Oct 1958 to Barbara Molner b 17 Oct 1942.
OBITUARY OF JOHN JEFFERSON FLEMING
JOHN J. FLEMING, son of Sol and Esther Branham Fleming was born in Pike County, August 4, 1900, passed from this life after a long illness at the
Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital, December 7, 1965, being 65 years, 4 months and 3 days of age.
He was married to Bessie Stewart in 1919 and to this union were born 12 children, one son Palace Fleming preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife and daughters; Glassie Hall, Mable Johnson and Della Hall of Jackhorn, Ky. Sons; Tom, Bill, Clinton, Sol and Willard of
Jackhorn, Ky. Ezra of Pekin, Ind. Lenville of Pikeville, Ky, and Gene of McRoberts, Ky. One brother. Elijah Fleming McRoberts Ky. Two sisters:
Flossie Wyatt, of Dunham, Ky and Clara Bentley, Hindman, Ky. 68 grand children, 26 great grand-children and a host of relatives and friends. He was a retired miner, retiring from the Elkhorn Coal Co. of Jackhorn,
Funeral Services For John J. Fleming were held at the Hemphill Church of Christ on December 10, 1965 at 11:30 A. M.
Ministers: Bro. Willie Green, and Bennie Blankenship. Pallbearers - Grandsons. Burial In Hemphill Cemetery, Jackhorn, Letcher Co., KY. Banks and Craft Funeral Home of Neon, KY in Charge of Arrangements.