Beatrice Charlotte Brown Fletcher



Sumter, SC…Beatrice Charlotte Brown Fletcher, age 89, beloved wife of the late James Felix Fletcher, died on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at the Gardens of Sumter.

Born in Bradford, NH, she was the daughter of the late George Edward Brown, Sr. and Beatrice May Rodenhizer Stevens Brown. She served for three years in the Women in the Air Force. She worked in several positions over years to include: banking, the Internal Revenue Service and Civil Service at Shaw Air Force Base. Mrs. Fletcher was a member of the Shaw Heights Baptist Church.

Surviving are: one son, James E. Fletcher and his wife Susan of Merritt, NC; three daughters, Hallie F. Gainey and husband Larry of Dalzell, SC, Denise A. Fletcher of Fairdale, KY, and Eileen F. Byrd and husband Jack of Granbury, TX; two brothers, Robert E. Brown and his wife Hazel of Newport, NH, and Wallace R. Brown of Bradford, NH; three grandchildren, Ashley A. Fletcher, Kelsey Cunningham, and Erin Cunningham; and one great grandchild, Cora Fletcher.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 11:00 am at Shaw Heights Baptist Church with the Rev. Robert White officiating.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.