Willard Leon "Butch" Fulcher, Jr.

Willard Leon "Butch" Fulcher, Jr.

Ivor, VA
06.14.1942 - 01.02.2020
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Willard Leon Fulcher, Jr., “Butch”, of Ivor passed away peacefully Thursday, January 2, 2020 at his home. Born June 14, 1942 in Norfolk, he was the son of the late Willard Leon Fulcher, Sr. and Gladys Beatrice White Fulcher. Butch proudly served his country in the U.S. Marines during Vietnam. He retired from the Virginia Department of Transportation where he worked as an engineer. Butch was a member of Ivor Baptist Church.

Left to cherish his memory are  his wife, Axie Ree Winslow Fulcher; daughters, Sheila Hogue and Sherry Cernak (Mark); grandchildren, Crystal, Harley, and Patrick; great-grandchildren, Layla, Trenton, Adrianna, Logan, Raiden, and Noah; sister-in-law, Anne Moore (Larry); brother-in-law, Leslie “Duke” Winslow, and numerous friends and extended family.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 4, 2020 at R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home, Wakefield Chapel from 2 to 4 pm. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm, Sunday, January 5, 2020 at Ivor Baptist Church with Pastor Don Roberts officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow at Ivor Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to either Ivor Baptist Church, 8506 Bell Ave. Ivor, VA 23866, Ivor Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 228 Ivor, VA 23866, or Ivor Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 213 Ivor, VA 23866. Condolences may be posted at www.rwbakerfh.com.

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R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home
11414 General Mahone Highway
Wakefield, VA 23888
United States

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Ivor Baptist Church
8506 Bell Avenue
Ivor, VA 23866
United States


Ivor Cemetery
Main Street
Ivor, VA 23866
United States


So sorry about Butch. I am thinking about all of you. I won't be able to make the service. I am in Florida and won't be home until Monday. Love you Axie

Shirley Hare

Axie I am very sorry to hear of Butch's passing my thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

Robin Clark Rawls

Sherry and Axie ,
I am so sorry for your loss. I will be try to be there tomorrow. I love you both.

Lois Baldwin Garciadequevedo

My Daddy Butch is now my angel daddy. I was blessed to have him in my life as my 2nd daddy. He took great care of my mom and she of him. We love him so much and will miss those future moments but are so grateful to have had all the loving times and memories that will keep in our hearts forever. Love your daughter Sherry

Sherry Belcher Cernak

Axie, Sheila, Sherry and all family, I'm sorry to hear of the passing of this nice man. I didn't get to know him well but as a good friend of Axie, Sheila and Sherry, we know how they felt about him and what a good guy he was. God bless you all and we know he is in a better place. Love you all. Your friends Phyllis and Tommy


So sorry for your loss, he was a very interesting man. Proud to have known him and want to thank him for his service. God has received an amazing angel to help him. God Bless you Axie and may God comfort you at this time.

Joan Cook

Axie and family, Praying for your healing, comfort, strength and peace during this painful time.

Robin Ellis and Norma Brinson

Axie and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Everyone at Checkers sends their love and prayers.

Tommy Routten

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