October 4, 1924 ~ February 7, 2005

Born in: Henderson Co.,
Resided in: Fletcher, NC

Fletcher – Earl Ernest Baldwin, 80, of Fletcher, died Monday, February 7, 2005 in a Hendersonville hospital. A native of Henderson county, he was the son of the late Annie Kate Cunningham and Oney Price Baldwin. He was husband of the late Dorothy “Dot” Stroupe Baldwin, for 54 years, who died in 2003. He is also preceded in death by six sisters and two brothers. Mr. Baldwin retired from CTS of Asheville and was a former employee of Sayles Bleachery. After his retirement he became a farmer and enjoyed rabbit hunting and the outdoors. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army where he served in World War II. He is survived by two sons, Ronnie Baldwin and his wife Elaine of Fletcher, Ricky Baldwin and his wife Lorie of Fletcher; three grandchildren, Rebecca Ramsey and Lisa and Richard Baldwin; two step grandchildren, Jason and Tony Burrell; one sister Rita Nesbitt of Hendersonville; one great grandchild, Savannah Madison Baldwin and three step-great grandchildren, Brittany, Kourtney and Tanner Burrell; and several nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday in Tweeds Chapel Cemetery conducted by the Reverend Roy Waldroup. Pallbearers will be nephews. The family will be at the home of Ronnie and Elaine Baldwin, 126 Concord Road, Fletcher.

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  1. I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Earl. I thought a lot of him and was hoping he would be making a trip back to Georgia when I was at home. I couldn’t believe he actually came and I hated missing him. He was a good man. I’ll remember yall in my prayers.

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  2. Paul Stroupe, Junior was my First Cousin. His mother,Annie Pearl Lanning Stroupe was my aunt. My dad was Walter Edward Lanning.

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  3. This is a very sad day for all of us, as Earl will be greatly missed. I will always have fond memories of visiting there as a child and enjoying the farm that he and Dot called home.

    Blessed are those who mourn; for they shall be comforted.
    ‘?Matthew 5:4

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  4. RONNIE WE ARE SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR FATHER. MAY THE LORD BE WITH THE FAMILY AND LOOK OVER THEM DURING THIS TIME OF GRIEF.

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  5. Kay and I extend our sincere and heart-felt sympathy to Ronnie, Elaine and the rest of the family. May the Lord provide comfort and solace during this period with the assurance that Mr. B no longer suffers the ravages of time and disease, but enjoys a new body in heaven. Unfortunately, we will be out of town during the services, but our prayers are with you.

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  6. Kay and I extend our sincere and heart-felt sympathy to Ronnie, Elaine and the rest of the family. May the Lord provide comfort and solace during this period with the assurance that Mr. B no longer suffers the ravages of time and disease, but enjoys a new body in heaven. Unfortunately, we will be out of town during the services, but our prayers are with you.

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  7. Kay and I extend our sincere and heart-felt sympathy to Ronnie, Elaine and the rest of the family. May the Lord provide comfort and solace during this period with the assurance that Mr. B no longer suffers the ravages of time and disease, but enjoys a new body in heaven. Unfortunately, we will be out of town during the services, but our prayers are with you.

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  8. OUR SINCERE SYMPATHY TO EVERYONE FOR THEIR LOSS OF EARL, AND ALSO TO MY MOTHER, FOR HER LOSS OF HER BROTHER EARL.

    DAVID, SUE, BUBBA, NESBITT

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  9. Ronnie & family,
    I’m so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. Just know he’s in a better place. My prayers are with you & your family.

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  10. TO RICKY & FAMILY,
    WE ALL HERE AT KAROLINA KOUNTRY KITCHEN ARE SENDING OUR PRAYER OUT TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. MAY GOD BE WITH YOU’ALL.
    KAROLINA KOUNTRY KITCHEN & CREW

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