Whitesburg KY

Fleming succumbs at 72

Elijah Fleming, 72, of Whitesburg, died April 23 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

A son of the late Charlie and Goldie Hall Fleming, he was a brother of the late Wesley Fleming and Barbara Fleming.

Surviving are his wife, Goldie Marcum Fleming; two sons, Elijah Fleming Jr. of Lexington, and Michael Sampson Fleming of Whitesburg; two daughters, Leslie Burke of Mayking, and Amanda Fleming of Whitesburg; two sisters, Martha Bates of Millstone, and Margie Fleming of North Carolina; eight grandchildren, Danny, Brittany, Delilah, Vincent, Patty, Johnnie, Dedra, and Joanna; and three greatgrandchildren, Nazariah, Titus, and Zion.

Funeral services for Mr. Fleming were held April 25 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Sandlick Cemetery.

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