Sol Fleming and
Deloris Lois Johnson
Sol Fleming b 7 Apr 1931 Etty, Pike Co KY d 23 May 1967 Hendrix Coal Mine #22, Deane KY; s/o John Jefferson Bloomer John Fleming and Bessie Ellen Stewart. Sol Fleming m. 1 Nov 1947 to Deloris Lois Johnson b 19 Mar 1933 d 20 Nov 2018; buried Hemphill Cemetery, Hemphill, KY; d/o Kennis Johnson and Caldonia Johnson. Children of Sol Fleming and Deloris Lois Johnson;
Sol Fleming and Delores "Lois" (Johnson). L-R Front: Ricky Wayne, Gary Neal, and Larry Chandis Fleming
1. Gary Neil Fleming b 20 Apr 1949; m. 29 Nov 1969 to Mary Jane Lidely b 17 Dec 1950 (divorced). Gary Neil Fleming m. Vanessa Unknown.
2. Larry Chandis Chan Fleming b 29 Oct 1951 d ; m. 28 Feb 1969 to Starla Wylene Jackson b 25 Dec 1950.
3. Ricky Wayne Fleming b 30 Sept 1955 d 3 Feb 1994 at home of his mother, Jackhorn, Letcher Co KY; m. 12 Jun 1976 to Kathy Coleen Slone (aka Cathy) b 20 Nov 1960 (divorced).
Obituary of Deloris Johnson Fleming
18 Mar 1933 - 20 Nov 2018
Deloris Fleming was born on March 18, 1933, in Pike County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Kennis and Caldonia Johnson. She was united in marriage to Sol Fleming, who preceded her in death. She is survived by one son, Gary Fleming and wife, Vanessa, of Corbin, her daughter-in-law, Starla Fleming, of Jackhorn, Kentucky, twelve grandchildren, twenty-eight great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, plus a host of other friends and relatives to mourn her passing. In addition to her parents and husband, she is also preceded in death by two sons, Chan and Ricky Fleming, one brother Roscoe Johnson, one sister, Lessie Fleming, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.
Deloris Fleming departed this life at Baptist Health-Corbin on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, being 85 years, 8 months and 2 days of age. Funeral services for Deloris Fleming will be conducted at 1 PM Saturday at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg with Chris Fleming and Johnny Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in the Hemphill Cemetery at Hemphill, Kentucky. The family of Deloris Fleming will receive friends after 6 PM Wednesday at Bowling Funeral Home and after 6 PM Friday at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY.
Obituary of Ricky Wayne Fleming
30 Sept 1955 - 3 Feb 1994
Ricky Wayne Fleming, the son of the late Sol Fleming and Deloris Fleming was born at the Fleming Hospital on September 30, 1955. He passed from this life at his Mom's residence in Jackhorn on February 3, 1994, making his stay here on earth 38 years, 4 months and 4 days. Rick worked over 16 years at the Whitesburg Hospital. He was always ready to help and to care for those of his family who needed him. His kind disposition made being around him a pleasurable experience. His willingness to help others will not be forgotten. On May 16, 1993 Rick made the most important decision of his life. On this day he was baptized into Christ for the remission of his sins. He has been very sick for several months and unable to get out. And when someone who could sing would visit him he would always ask for them to sing. Rick is survived by his mother: Lois Fleming of Jackhorn, Ky; sons: Dradrick and Aftan FIeming both of Millstone, Ky; brothers: Gary Fleming of Payne Gap, Ky; Chan Fleming of Jackhorn, Ky. Rick was preceded in death by his father, Sol Fleming, on May 23, 1967. Also surviving are large number of friends and relatives. He was loved and respected by all that knew him; and will be missed greatly by all his friends, neighbors and family. Funeral services for Ricky Wayne Fleming were be conducted at the Banks Funeral Home at Fleming-Neon, KY on Friday, February 4, 1994 at 1:00 p.m. Pallbearers: family and friends. Officiating minister: Chris Fleming. Burial will follow in the Hemphill Cemetery, Jackhorn, KY. Arrangements handled by Banks Funeral Home, Fleming-Neon, KY.
Sol Fleming - 7 Apr 1932 - 23 May 1967
Bill Fleming - 3 Mar 1925 - 23 May 1967
Bill and Sol Fleming, sons of Bessie Stewart and John Fleming were born in Pike County, KY. Bill, March 3, l925 and Sol April 7, 1932. Both lost their life at Deane, KY. at Bethlehem Mine 22 in a slate fall. Bill being 42, yrs. 2 months, and 20 days of age. Sol being 35 yrs. 1 month and 16 days of age. Their brother Patty also lost his life in a mine accident. Their father John, passed away December 7, 1965. They are survived by the following: Bill by his wife Edna Pearl, sons, Fearl, Loriane, Ohio; Randall, Seco. KY;; Harold, Prestonsburg; Skip at home; daughters, Darlene, Nettie Jane, Brenda and Linda at home, Sol, by his wife Deloris; children, Gary Neal, Chandis and Rickey Wayne, all at home. They are also survived by their mother, and the following brothers and sisters: Tom, Clinton, Willard and Mable Johnson, of Hemphill; Ezra of Pekin, IN; Lenville of Pikeville, Kentucky, Glassie Hall of Pekin, IN; Eugene of McRoberts and Della Hall of Florida; and a large number of relatives and friends.