SHARING RIVER’S JOY
FLETCHER SHOWED HUNDREDS THE PLEASURE OF FISHING, FLOATING
Posted: February 13, 2014 at 5 a.m.
Anglers on the Kings River knew right away it was JD Fletcher drifting into view around a bend in the stream. There he’d be in the stern of his john boat, paddle in hand, with one or two customers on board.
A Fishing Life
JD Fletcher spent 45 years guiding customers on the Kings River and Table Rock Lake. He shared his enthusiasm for floating and fishing with ...
JD Fletcher was born Nov. 9, 1930, in Washburn, Mo.
He served in the Air Force from December 1951 to January 1954.
He married JoAnn Anderson on Nov. 4, 1967.
He opened a bait shop and guide service in 1959, and later became owner of
Devil’s Dive Resort on Table Rock Lake.
He and Joann had two sons, Jeff and David.
SOURCE: STAFF REPORT
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Outdoor, Pages 6 on 02/13/2014