What is Eliza Fletcher Net Worth?

Eliza Fletcher is a very wealthy woman. She is a heiress to a billion-dollar fortune in her family’s hardware company. Her net worth is estimated to be around $3.2 billion.

Born in 1987 in Memphis, Tennessee, she was raised in a prominent and well-established family. She had an active lifestyle. Throughout her childhood, she was an avid runner. During college, she studied exercise and sports science at Baylor University. After she graduated, she went on to receive a master’s in teaching from Belmont University. In her spare time, she taught at a private school and participated in the St. Jude Marathon.

She is also the heiress to a billion-dollar inheritance in her family’s hardware wholesale business, Orgill Inc. The company is one of the largest independent hardlines distributors in the world. It was founded by her late grandfather, Joseph ‘Joe’ Orgill III. He passed away in March 2018.

Eliza Fletcher married Richard “Richie” Fletcher in 2014 in Memphis’ Second Presbyterian Church. They marked every anniversary with a Facebook post.

After their wedding, the couple moved to Memphis, Tennessee. Eliza worked as a kindergarten teacher. Their daughter, Liza Fletcher, grew up to be a pre-kindergarten teacher at the St. Mary’s Episcopal School in Memphis.

According to the Memphis police, Eliza Fletcher was found dead at 5:07 pm on September 2, 2012. When the police arrived at the scene, they said they had discovered a dark SUV, which was being driven by a man in a tan jacket. Officers found a shattered cellphone inside the vehicle and some abandoned water bottles. A DNA test was performed near where the abduction took place.

It is believed that the person behind the kidnapping was a former convict. Abston pleaded guilty to especially aggravated kidnapping in 2001. Since then, he has served more than two decades in prison. He was released in November 2020.

Although Eliza Fletcher is a very rich woman, her family members have not disclosed their full wealth. But the family is involved in a privately held hardware wholesale company that has a global annual revenue of more than $3 billion.

Eliza Wellford Fletcher is the daughter of Adele and James Beasley Wellford. She attended Hutchison School in Memphis and earned a degree in elementary education from Belmont University. Later, she worked at the Promise Academy in Nashville.

Before she was murdered, Fletcher was a devoted runner. At the time of her disappearance, she was wearing a pink top and purple jogging shorts. Assailants forced her into the dark SUV. Upon investigation, police found a shattered cellphone, abandoned water bottles and an empty water bottle. However, no other information was available on the man inside the vehicle.

The family is offering a $50,000 reward for information that leads to the recovery of Eliza Fletcher. The reward fund will assist the police in tracking down the suspects. If anyone has information that leads to the arrest and release of the abductor, they can contact the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office at 901-885-9030 or Crimestoppers at 800-844-TIPS.