Fitch, Marjorie Lou Proctor (2008)

Obituary of Marjorie Lou Proctor Fitch ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Marjorie Lou Proctor Fitch, age 87 of Marion passed away Wednesday August 27, 2008 at Mtn. Ridge Wellness Center in Black Mtn.  A native of McDowell County, Mrs. Fitch was born December 30, 1920 and was a daughter of the late William Augustus Proctor and Ella Poteat Proctor.  She worked as a secretary for the Pentagon.  She was also a member of the Eastern Star for five years.  Preceding her in death was her husband W. W. Fitch.

Surviving Mrs. Fitch are Jim Parker, nephew and his wife Alice of Marion, Jane Crouse, niece and husband Larry of Shephardstown, WV, Kim Waller, niece of Venice, FL, Michael McGuigan, nephew and wife Susie of Nicholsville, KY and Tim Dugan, nephew of Northport, FL.

A memorial service was held Saturday August 30, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Westmoreland Chapel with Rev. Ross Lewis officiating.  Interment was in Chapel Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of McDowell County 575 Airport Road Marion, NC 28752.  An online register is available under OBITUARIES at

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday September 3, 2008 Volume 14 # 35