Selected Families and Individuals


Clyde Ray or Roy BALDWIN

1.  Asheville Citizen Times  -- December 12, 2004

                                                                              Clyde R. Baldwin

Hendersonville - Clyde R. Baldwin, 77, of Hendersonville, died Friday, Dec. 10, 2004, at Pardee Care Center following a short illness.

A native of Henderson County, he was a former resident of Asheville.

He was a son of the late Robert and Annie Drake Baldwin and was also preceded in death by his brothers and sisters, Mamie Baldwin Griffin, Clarence Andrew Baldwin, Ernest Samuel Baldwin, James Baldwin, Carroll O. Baldwin and John Baldwin.

Mr. Baldwin graduated as the salutatorian of the 1947 class of Fletcher High School.  He retired from the J. C. Penny Co., after many years of service and was of the Baptist faith.  He was a devoted caregiver to his parents and had a great compassion for children.  

Survivors include his sister, Martha Baldwin Messer of Crestview, Fla., and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Shepherd's Church Street Chapel with the Revs. Michael Smith and Harold McKinnish officiating.

Burial will follow in Patty's Chapel Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Children and Family Resource Center of Henderson County, P. O. Box 1105, Hendersonville, NC 28793.

Published:  2004-12-12

John William BALDWIN

1.  Married 29 Dec 1953


1.  Robert was listed as single, Artist (advertising), 1930 Chicago, Illinois.

2.  It is not proved that this Robert & Florence are the parents of the children listed.....


1.  Obituary - Lubbock Avalanch Journal - 14 Dec 2004

Chapel Clovis Hollingsworth

Funeral services for Chapel Clovis Hollingsworth, 82, of Lubbock will be at 10 a.m. Dec. 15, 2004 at Calvary Baptist Church with Dr. Chris Sutton officiating.  Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.

Chap went to be with the Lord Friday, Dec. 10, 2004.

He was born Oct. 3, 1922, in Marlow, Okla. to Robert and Florence Hollingworth. He married Oleda J. Rawls April 10, 1948.  She preceded him in death 16 days earlier.  Chap served as a gunner in a tank destroyer during WWII from Feb. 11, 1943 to Dec. 22, 1945.  He was in Patton's 3rd Army and received a Purple Heart Medal.

Survivors include a son, Robert "Bob" Eugene and wife Katie of Lubbock;  a daughter, Patricia Ann Dane and husband Bruce of Midwest City, Okla.; two brothers, Boyd and Lloyd;  two sisters, Fern and Alma Jo;  five grandchildren;  and eight great-grandchildren.  He was also preceded in death by a sister, Mavis;  and two brothers, Ira and Dale.

The family suggests memorials to the building fund at Calvary Baptist Church, 5301 Aberdeen, Lubbock TX 79424.