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Haven Dunlap FORETICH

Haven Dunlap FORETICH

Male 1909 - 1971  (61 years)

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  • Name Haven Dunlap FORETICH 
    Born 12 Dec 1909  Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Cause of Death gunshot wound 
    Died 11 Sep 1971 
    Buried Swetman Memorial Garden, North Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Owned a corner grocery store on Bayview Avenue (near Caillavet St.) in Biloxi.

      He was shot and killed in the store in 1971. According to his son, the killer was a member of the Black Panther Party from New Orleans. Haven, Sr. was best friends with the head of the local Ku Klux Klan, who was known to hang out at the store and who may have been the intended target of the gunman. The killer was caught and convicted and as of 2010 is still in prison.
    Person ID I196  MyFamilyInfo
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2015 

    Father Joseph Stanislaus FORETICH,   b. 21 Dec 1873, Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Eula Cornelia BOSARGE,   b. 4 Nov 1880, Bayou La Batre, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1959, Gulfport Memorial Hospital, Gulfport, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1898  Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Frankie Louise BROWN,   b. 1909,   d. 1945  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 29 Feb 1928  Harrison County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Bobbie FORETICH
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary ARRINGTON 
    Children 
    +1. Haven Dunlap FORETICH, Jr.
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Joyce Ann LOCKARD 
    Married 12 Aug 1971  Harrison County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Eula Bosarge Foretich Fountain and children
    Eula Bosarge Foretich Fountain and children
    Back row, L-R: Haven Foretich, Leo V. Foretich, Joseph Foretich, Alvah Foretich

    Front row, L-R: Beatrice Foretich Hunsaker, Eula Bosarge Foretich Fountain, Eleanor Foretich Stevens Schmidt

    Taken June 1950 at 134 Delauney Street, Biloxi, Mississippi
    Haven Foretich (1910-1971)
    Haven Foretich (1910-1971)