Lennie Forrest Saunders
- Born: 6 Jun 1875, Holy Neck, Nansemond Co, VA.
- Marriage: Mary Rosa Murphy
- Died: 8 May 1949, Faison, Duplin Co., NC at age 73
- Buried: Faison Cemetery, Faison, Duplin Co., NC
Cause of his death was Coronary Thrombosis - Diabetes & Hypertension.
The 1920 Federal Census for Faison, Duplin Co., NC, District 31, page 51A, dated February 13, 1920 records L. F. (45 - VA) and Rosa (39 - NC) Saunders with children Harry (14 - NC), Elwood (10 - NC), and Earl (7 - NC) farmong along Clinton Road.
The 1940 Federal Census for Faison, Duplin Co., NC, District 31-7, page 77A, dated April 10, 1940 records Lonnie F. (64 - VA) and Rosa (58 - NC) Saunders. Lonnie is a Janitor at a Public School while Rosa is a Seamstress at home.
North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975 <http://www.ancestry.com>
Name: Lennie Forrest Saunders
Birth Date: 6 Jun 1875
Birth Place: Virginia
Death Date: 8 May 1949
Death Location: Faison, Duplin
Father's Name: Richard Saunders
Mother's Name: Amandalene Royals [Rawls]
Residence: Faison, Duplin Co., North Carolina
Informant: Mrs. Rose M. Saunders of Faison, NC
Lennie married Mary Rosa Murphy. (Mary Rosa Murphy was born on 30 Jun 1881 in North Carolina, died on 26 Oct 1965 in Canton, Beaverdam Township, Haywood Co., NC and was buried in Faison Cemetery, Faison, Duplin Co., NC.) The cause of her death was Congestive Heart Failure.