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Services held for Eugene Fleming

Eugene “Gene” Fleming, 82, died May 14 at his home in McRoberts.

A son of the late John and Bessie Stewart Fleming, he was born in Etty.

He was a retired coal miner and a United Mine Worker of America member for 67 years.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Billie Jean Little Fleming; three sons, David “Jimbo” Fleming and wife Linda, Steve Fleming, and Barry Fleming and wife Claudette; three daughters, Sharon Smallwood and husband Billy, Freida Fleming, and Shannon Potter; a sister, Mable Johnson; a brother, Willard Fleming and wife Barb, 13 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter-inlaw, Jan Banks Fleming, and grandchildren Crissie Fleming, Hayleigh Marie and Harlan Dale Fleming.

Funeral services were held May 17 in Neon. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

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