Allie Carr1,2

F, b. July 25, 1894, d. December 22, 1977
FatherZachariah Ellsworth "Zack" Carr1 b. July 25, 1859, d. September 10, 1931
MotherMahala Catherine Manning1 b. February, 1859, d. February 24, 1935
     Allie Carr Mrs. Allie Carr Iddings, age 83, of 1821 Grandin Rd., Roanoke, died Thursday in a Wytheville nursing home. She was the widow, of John C. Iddings and was a member of the Raleigh Court United Methodist Church. Surviving are one son, John C. Iddings, Princeton, W. Va; two daughters, Mrs. Virginia Moore, East Liverpool, Ohio; Ms. Willie Adams, Roanoke; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Graveside services were at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Roselawn Cemetery, Princeton, W.Va.2 She was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.3,2 Her Social Security Number was 227-62-0166.4 She was born on July 25, 1894 at Virginia; The Iddings book has a birth date of Jul 11, 1896.5,3,4 She married John Chapel Iddings, son of James William Iddings and Lutishia "Letitia" "Tishia" "Littua" Shockey, on August 25, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2 As of August 25, 1918,her married name was Iddings. Allie Carr died on December 22, 1977 at Wytheville, Wythe Co., Virginia, at age 83.3,2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 8, District 62, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia5
1930Dwelling 74, District 31, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia6
1940Dwelling 87, District 27-44, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia7

Family

John Chapel Iddings b. February 23, 1899, d. March 28, 1936
Marriage*Allie Carr married John Chapel Iddings, son of James William Iddings and Lutishia "Letitia" "Tishia" "Littua" Shockey, on August 25, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Allie Carr Iddings obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S8030] Vensil & Chute Funeral Homes, online www.vocfh.com, From the Virginia C. Moore obituary.

John Chapel Iddings1,2,3

M, b. February 23, 1899, d. March 28, 1936
FatherJames William Iddings1,2,4,5,6 b. August 12, 1857, d. June 10, 1940
MotherLutishia "Letitia" "Tishia" "Littua" Shockey1,2,4,5,6 b. August 7, 1854, d. March 7, 1917
     John Chapel Iddings was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,2 He was born on February 23, 1899 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,2,3 He married Allie Carr, daughter of Zachariah Ellsworth "Zack" Carr and Mahala Catherine Manning, on August 25, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,8 John Chapel Iddings died on March 28, 1936 at Eckman, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 37.7,2,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 212, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 74, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 8, District 62, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia9
1930Dwelling 74, District 31, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia10

Occupation

1918Farmer1
1920Coal miner9
1930Coal mine laborer10

Family

Allie Carr b. July 25, 1894, d. December 22, 1977
Marriage*John Chapel Iddings married Allie Carr, daughter of Zachariah Ellsworth "Zack" Carr and Mahala Catherine Manning, on August 25, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18, From the John Chapel Iddings death certificate.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Allie Carr Iddings obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S8030] Vensil & Chute Funeral Homes, online www.vocfh.com, From the Virginia C. Moore obituary.

John Chapel Iddings Jr.1

M, b. June 8, 1919, d. September, 1984
FatherJohn Chapel Iddings2,3,1,4,5 b. February 23, 1899, d. March 28, 1936
MotherAllie Carr2,3,1,4,6,5 b. July 25, 1894, d. December 22, 1977
     John Chapel Iddings Jr. was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.7 His Social Security Number was 233-28-2774.8 He married Martha Virginia White.7,1 John Chapel Iddings Jr. was born on June 8, 1919 at McDowell Co., West Virginia.8 He died in September, 1984 at age 65.8

Census Records

1920Dwelling 8, District 62, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia2
1930Dwelling 74, District 31, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia3
1940Dwelling 87, District 27-44, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia6

Occupation

1940Coal miner6

Family

Martha Virginia White b. March 10, 1921, d. December 12, 2002
Marriage*John Chapel Iddings Jr. married Martha Virginia White.7,1 
Child
  • Dr. John Edward Randolph "Randy" Iddings7,1

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Allie Carr Iddings obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  5. [S8030] Vensil & Chute Funeral Homes, online www.vocfh.com, From the Virginia C. Moore obituary.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Martha Virginia Iddings obituary in the Dec 14, 2002 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Martha Virginia White1,2

F, b. March 10, 1921, d. December 12, 2002
     Martha Virginia White married John Chapel Iddings Jr., son of John Chapel Iddings and Allie Carr.1,2 Martha Virginia White was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 Her Social Security Number was 235-34-7695.3 Her married name was Iddings. She was born on March 10, 1921 at Eckman, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,3 She died on December 12, 2002 at Hinton, Summers Co., West Virginia, at age 81.1,3 She PRINCETON - Mrs. Martha Virginia Iddings, 81, formerly of Quail Valley Estates, Princeton and of McDowell County, died early Thursday morning, Dec. 12, 2002 in a health care facility at Hinton. Born March 10, 1921, at Eckman, she was the daughter of the late Choskie and Bertha Wolfe White. She was educated in McDowell County, was a former owner/operator of a beauty salon in Keystone for many years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Iddings and was the last member of her family. Survivors include her son, Dr. John R. Iddings and wife, Rose Mary of Baltimore, Md; two granddaughters, Dr. Shannon Iddings Erny and Julia Beth Iddings. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Mrs. Iddings will be held 1 p.m. Sunday from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Scott Hodges officiating. The family will honor her wishes, her body will be cremated, inurnment will follow on Monday, at the Roselawn Memorial Gardens on the Courthouse Road in Princeton where she will be laid to rest with her husband.
on December 14, 2002.1

Census Records

1940Dwelling 87, District 27-44, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia4

Family

John Chapel Iddings Jr. b. June 8, 1919, d. September, 1984
Marriage*Martha Virginia White married John Chapel Iddings Jr., son of John Chapel Iddings and Allie Carr.1,2 
Child
  • Dr. John Edward Randolph "Randy" Iddings1,2

Citations

  1. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Martha Virginia Iddings obituary in the Dec 14, 2002 edition.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Willie A. Iddings1,2,3

F, b. April 14, 1923, d. March 1, 1994
FatherJohn Chapel Iddings1,4,2,5 b. February 23, 1899, d. March 28, 1936
MotherAllie Carr1,4,2,6,5 b. July 25, 1894, d. December 22, 1977
     Willie A. Iddings Adams, Willie Iddings, 70, of Roanoke, formerly of Keystone, W.Va., died Tuesday, March 1, 1994 at the veteran's Hospital, Salem. She was a member of Raleigh Court United Methodist Church, a graduate of North Fork High School and a retired employee of Virginia Western Community College. She was preceded in death by a brother, John Iddings, Jr. Surviving are one sister, Virginia Moore, Ohio; one long and dear friend, Joyce Goad, Hillsville; also several neices and nephews. Funeral services will be conduted from Oakley's Roanoke Chapel 10:30 a.m. Thursday March 3, 1994, with Dr. Gregory L. Atkins officiating. Internment will be in Evergreen Cemetery.7 Her Social Security Number was 234-32-7142.8 She was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.7 She and Jack Jacob Adams were divorced.4 Willie A. Iddings was born on April 14, 1923 at Eckman, McDowell Co., West Virginia.8,3 As of June 16, 1949,her married name was Adams.3 She married Jack Jacob Adams on June 16, 1949 at Eckman, Mercer Co., West Virginia.4,3 Willie A. Iddings died on March 1, 1994 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 70.4,7,9

Census Records

1930Dwelling 74, District 31, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia1
1940Dwelling 87, District 27-44, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia6

Family

Jack Jacob Adams b. December 29, 1920
Divorce*Willie A. Iddings and Jack Jacob Adams were divorced.4 
Marriage* Willie A. Iddings married Jack Jacob Adams on June 16, 1949 at Eckman, Mercer Co., West Virginia.4,3 

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Allie Carr Iddings obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Adams-Iddings marriage record.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S8030] Vensil & Chute Funeral Homes, online www.vocfh.com, From the Virginia C. Moore obituary.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Willie Iddings Adams obituary in an undated edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Jack Jacob Adams1,2,3

M, b. December 29, 1920
     Jack Jacob Adams and Willie A. Iddings were divorced.1 Jack Jacob Adams was born on December 29, 1920 at Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia.3 He married Willie A. Iddings, daughter of John Chapel Iddings and Allie Carr, on June 16, 1949 at Eckman, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1,2

Family

Willie A. Iddings b. April 14, 1923, d. March 1, 1994
Divorce*Jack Jacob Adams and Willie A. Iddings were divorced.1 
Marriage* Jack Jacob Adams married Willie A. Iddings, daughter of John Chapel Iddings and Allie Carr, on June 16, 1949 at Eckman, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Adams-Iddings marriage record.
  3. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.

Virginia C. Iddings1

F, b. October 24, 1921, d. September 28, 2009
FatherJohn Chapel Iddings2,3,4,1 b. February 23, 1899, d. March 28, 1936
MotherAllie Carr2,3,4,5,1 b. July 25, 1894, d. December 22, 1977
     Virginia C. Iddings was buried at Maple Grove Cemetery, Baltimore, Fairfield Co., Ohio.1 She A graveside service for Virginia C. Moore, 87 of Newark will be held Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in Maple Grove Cemetery, Baltimore, Ohio with Pastor Tom Myers officiating.Mrs. Moore a loving faithful wife and mother died Monday September 28, 2009 at the Newark Healthcare Centre. She was born October 24, 1921 in Eckman, West Virginia to the late John C. and Allie (Carr) Iddings.Survivors include her children, Frank P. (Marti) Moore, III, Martha A "Marty" Dowling, B.J. Moore all of Newark; eleven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; nephew, Dr. John Edward Iddings of Maryland.She retired in 1972 as a deputy recorder in the Licking County Recorder's Office. She was a 50 year member of Chapter # 124 OES in Baltimore and a member of Cox United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Licking County YMCA Arthritis Water Aerobics Class. She enjoyed crossword puzzles and spent many hours reading suspense novels.In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Frank P. Moore, Jr. January 2, 2008; sister, Willie A. Adams; brother, John C. Iddings, Jr.1 She married Frank P. Moore Jr.3,6 Her married name was Moore. Virginia C. Iddings was born on October 24, 1921 at Eckman, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 She died on September 28, 2009 at Newark, Licking Co., Ohio, at age 87.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 74, District 31, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia2
1940Dwelling 87, District 27-44, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia5

Occupation

1940Variety store clerk5

Family

Frank P. Moore Jr. b. May 9, 1923, d. January 2, 2008
Marriage*Virginia C. Iddings married Frank P. Moore Jr.3,6 
Children
  • Frank P. Moore III3,1
  • Martha A. "Marty" Moore3,1
  • Betty Jane Moore3,1

Citations

  1. [S8030] Vensil & Chute Funeral Homes, online www.vocfh.com, From the Virginia C. Moore obituary.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Allie Carr Iddings obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S4557] Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Indexers and Volunteers, Ohio, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Index, 1810s-2013.

Frank P. Moore Jr.1

M, b. May 9, 1923, d. January 2, 2008
     Frank P. Moore Jr. married Virginia C. Iddings, daughter of John Chapel Iddings and Allie Carr.2,3 Frank P. Moore Jr. was born on May 9, 1923 at Ohio.4 He died on January 2, 2008 at Ohio at age 84.1,4

Family

Virginia C. Iddings b. October 24, 1921, d. September 28, 2009
Marriage*He married Virginia C. Iddings, daughter of John Chapel Iddings and Allie Carr.2,3 
Children
  • Frank P. Moore III2,1
  • Martha A. "Marty" Moore2,1
  • Betty Jane Moore2,1

Citations

  1. [S8030] Vensil & Chute Funeral Homes, online www.vocfh.com, From the Virginia C. Moore obituary.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S4557] Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Indexers and Volunteers, Ohio, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Index, 1810s-2013.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Calvin Wade Clower1,2

M, b. February 25, 1915, d. February 25, 1915
FatherWilliam Henry "Will" Clower1,2 b. October 21, 1888, d. March, 1964
MotherStella Elvie/Elva Maxey1,2 b. June 12, 1892, d. June, 1970
     Calvin Wade Clower was buried at Lick Ridge Methodist Church Cemetery (also known as Maxey Cemetery), next to Vaughn's Chapel, Lick Ridge Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on February 25, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on February 25, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Citations

  1. [S1398] Clyde Maxey, Lick Ridge Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

William Lee "Willie" Clower1,2

F, b. August 21, 1917, d. August 21, 1917
FatherWilliam Henry "Will" Clower1,2 b. October 21, 1888, d. March, 1964
MotherStella Elvie/Elva Maxey1,2 b. June 12, 1892, d. June, 1970
     William Lee "Willie" Clower was buried at Lick Ridge Methodist Church Cemetery (also known as Maxey Cemetery), next to Vaughn's Chapel, Lick Ridge Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on August 21, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She was born on August 21, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1398] Clyde Maxey, Lick Ridge Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate.

Estell Irene Clower1

F, b. April 13, 1919, d. April 13, 1919
FatherWilliam Henry "Will" Clower1 b. October 21, 1888, d. March, 1964
MotherStella Elvie/Elva Maxey1 b. June 12, 1892, d. June, 1970
     Estell Irene Clower was buried at Lick Ridge Methodist Church Cemetery (also known as Maxey Cemetery), next to Vaughn's Chapel, Lick Ridge Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on April 13, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on April 13, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S1398] Clyde Maxey, Lick Ridge Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Ida Rachel Clower1,2,3,4,5

F, b. June 14, 1901, d. July 20, 1962
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower6,1,2,3,7,5 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings6,1,2,3,7,5 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Ida Rachel Clower was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 She was born on June 14, 1901 at Virginia.5 She married Agee Frazier Lawrence, son of Darius A. Lawrence and Emma Zetta Hall, on September 5, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 As of September 5, 1918,her married name was Lawrence. Ida Rachel Clower died on July 20, 1962 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 61.3,5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 131, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 39, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 4, District 11, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 248, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Family

Agee Frazier Lawrence b. December 7, 1895, d. December 12, 1963
Marriage*Ida Rachel Clower married Agee Frazier Lawrence, son of Darius A. Lawrence and Emma Zetta Hall, on September 5, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Marie Lawrence Mowles obituary in the Jan 8, 2007 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Fern Clower McNeil obituary in the May 30, 2005 edition.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Christine L. Journell obituary in the Apr 30, 2015 edition.

Eulala Victoria "Lala" Clower1,2

F, b. September 17, 1902, d. May 31, 1986
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower3,4,1,5,6,2 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings7,4,3,1,5,6,2 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Eulala Victoria "Lala" Clower was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.8,2 Her Social Security Number was 230-94-0180.9 She was born on September 17, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,1,9,4,2 She married James Robert Eanes, son of Charles Scott Eanes and Mary Ellen Poff, on March 18, 1921 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 As of March 18, 1921,her married name was Eanes. Eulala Victoria "Lala" Clower died on May 31, 1986 at Blacksburg, Virginia, at age 83.8,1,2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 131, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 45, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 52, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 53, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

James Robert Eanes b. February 9, 1892, d. January 15, 1988
Marriage*Eulala Victoria "Lala" Clower married James Robert Eanes, son of Charles Scott Eanes and Mary Ellen Poff, on March 18, 1921 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Fern Clower McNeil obituary in the May 30, 2005 edition.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Annie Iddings Clower.
  8. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the R. Wirt Eanes, Sr., obituary in the Feb 4, 2008 edition.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the James Wade Eanes obituary in the Jan 17, 2009 edition.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Monroe Clower1

M, b. July 22, 1905, d. August 21, 1906
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower1 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings1 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Monroe Clower was born on July 22, 1905 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on August 21, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.

Alton Oliver Clower1

M, b. August 8, 1907, d. October 10, 1999
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower2,3,4,5 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings6,2,3,4,5 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Alton Oliver Clower was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 His Social Security Number was 227-05-3587.7 He was born on August 8, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,1,3 He married Addie Vane Young circa 1933.1,8,3 Alton Oliver Clower died on October 10, 1999 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 92.7,1 He CLOWER, Alton Oliver, 92, of Salem, went home to Heaven on Sunday, October 10, 1999, at the Ridgefield Nursing Center following a long illness. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Addie Young Clower of Salem; three sons, Dewey and his wife Shirley of Great Falls, Donald and his wife Hannah of Bowie, Md., and Dennis and his wife Theresa of Newark, Del; and seven grandchildren; two sisters, Hazel Graham of Roanoke, and Maye McNeil of Floyd. Mr. Clower was born in Floyd County, where he attended public school. After moving to Salem, he was employed by Leas McVitty Tanneries for more than 40 years, retiring in 1972. Active in church affairs all his adult life, Mr. Clower was a founder of the Salem Wesleyan Church, Board of Trustees Meritus, and it's Secretary and Treasurer for 19 years. Funeral services will be conducted at the Salem Wesleyan Church on Tuesday, October 12, at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Sherwood Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salem Wesleyan Church in his name and will be appreciated. The family will receive friends at the Lotz Salem Chapel on Monday From 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on October 11, 1999.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 131, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 45, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 4, District 11, Salem, Roanoke Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his brother-in-law Agee F. Lawrence9

Occupation

1930Tannery laborer9

Family

Addie Vane Young b. March 18, 1915, d. May 1, 2005
Marriage*Alton Oliver Clower married Addie Vane Young circa 1933.1,8,3 
Children
  • William Dewey Clower1,8,3,10
  • Donald Alton Clower1,8,3,10
  • Dennis Sheldon Clower1,8,3,10

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alton Oliver Clower obituary in the Oct 11, 1999 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Fern Clower McNeil obituary in the May 30, 2005 edition.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Annie Iddings Clower.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Addie Young Clower obituary in the May 4, 2005 edition.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Morris Clower1,2

M, b. September 7, 1912, d. July 16, 1913
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower1,2 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings1,2 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Morris Clower was born on September 7, 1912 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He died on July 16, 1913 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Morris Clower death certificate.

Maye Fern Clower1,2

F, b. May 11, 1914, d. May 29, 2005
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower3,1,4,5,6 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings7,3,1,4,5,6 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Her Social Security Number was 225-06-0887.8 Maye Fern Clower was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,9 She was born on May 11, 1914 at Virginia.10,1,9,8,4,2 She married Clarence William McNeil, son of Thomas H. Benton McNeil and Ozella Florence "Ocellie" Aldridge, on September 4, 1937 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 As of September 4, 1937,her married name was McNeil. Maye Fern Clower died on May 29, 2005 at Virginia at age 91.1,8,2 She Maye Fern Clower McNeil, went to be with the Lord Sunday, May 29, 2005. She was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Clarence William McNeil, four sisters, Rachel Lawrence, Edith Maxey, Lala Eanes and June Eanes, two brothers, Oliver Clower and Orville Clower. She was a life-long resident of the Terry's Fork Community in Floyd County. She was born May 11, 1914 to the late William and Annie Cower. She was an avid reader, who also enjoyed tending her many flowers. She faithfully attended the Piedmont PH Church for over 40 years. She is survived to two sons, Wendell Clarence McNeil and his wife Christine, Neville Winston McNeil and his wife Roxanne, all of Check; one daughter, Donna Jean McNeil Flinchum and her husband Jessie of Pilot; four grandchildren, who knew her as "Ome", William Ross Flinchum and wife Judy, Jeffery Lynn Flinchum, Tammy McNeil Sapp and husband Greg, Christopher Scott McNeil; and two great-granddaughters, Lauren M. Sapp and Kelsey L. Sapp. She is also survived by one sister, Hazel Graham; three sisters-in-law, Ida McNeil, Inez Clower and Dolores McNeil and one brother-in-law, John T. McNeil. The funeral will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2005 at the Wood Funeral Home in Floyd, with the Rev. Ed Richardson and Rev. David Goad officiating, with interment in the Wilson Cemetery. Thanks to Heritage Hall staff and especially Ann, Roberta and Kaki. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Wood Funeral Home in Floyd.
on May 30, 2005.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 45, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 120, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 52, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

Clarence William McNeil b. October 21, 1910, d. August 14, 1979
Marriage*Maye Fern Clower married Clarence William McNeil, son of Thomas H. Benton McNeil and Ozella Florence "Ocellie" Aldridge, on September 4, 1937 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Fern Clower McNeil obituary in the May 30, 2005 edition.
  2. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Annie Iddings Clower.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  10. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Clarence William McNeil.
  13. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Hazel Lutshia Clower1

F, b. March 3, 1918, d. January 16, 2010
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower2,3,1,4,5,6,7 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings8,3,2,1,5,4,6,7 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Hazel Lutshia Clower was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.6 Her Social Security Number was 225-22-1095.9 She was born on March 3, 1918 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6,9 She married James Earl Graham, son of William Wickham "Willie" Graham and Lula May McDonald, on November 12, 1947 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,6 As of November 12, 1947,her married name was Graham. Hazel Lutshia Clower died on January 16, 2010 at Virginia at age 91.6,9 She Hazel Clower Graham, 91, won her final victory as she passed from this earth to her final reward, Saturday, January 16, 2010. Born on March 3, 1918 in the community of Terrys Fork in Floyd, Va., she was the 9th of 10 children born to William and Annie Clower and also the last of those same ten to leave this earth. Leaving several years before her was her best friend and beloved husband, Earl Graham. Hazel's life always revolved around God and family. Until her last moment this remained true. The lifesong and example that Hazel leaves will carry on through her children and grandchildren and will surely continue on for generations to come. A lifelong Wesleyan, Hazel was a member of Parkway Wesleyan Church. Left behind to miss her are five children; daughters and spouses, Brenda and Bill Bryant, Linda and Barry Hudgins, Teresa and Thom Whitt; sons and spouses, Reggie and Ellen Graham, Bobby and Sharon Muse; eight grandchildren and spouses, Sean and Kim Hudgins, Kristen and Steve Gibson, Joy and Mitch Copenhaver, Scott and Amanda Graham, Philip and Marie Graham, Jordon Whitt, Kara Muse and Daniel Muse; and 17 great-grandchildren. A special thanks to Snyder Nursing home for their care and love for her these past seven years. The family will receive visitors on Tuesday, January 19th from 2 to 4 and from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oakey's North Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, January 20, 2010 at Parkway Wesleyan Church located at 3645 Orange Ave., Roanoke, VA. Dr. John Ott and the Rev. D.G. Reynolds will officiate. Interment to follow at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park. Arrangements by Oakey's North Chapel, 362-1237. on January 18, 2010.6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 45, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 120, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 99, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Family

James Earl Graham b. March 28, 1920, d. April 5, 1988
Marriage*Hazel Lutshia Clower married James Earl Graham, son of William Wickham "Willie" Graham and Lula May McDonald, on November 12, 1947 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,6 
Children
  • Linda Graham1,6
  • Brenda Graham1,6
  • Reginal "Reggie" Graham1,6
  • Teresa Graham1,6

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Fern Clower McNeil obituary in the May 30, 2005 edition.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Clower Graham obituary in the Jan 18, 2010 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Annie Iddings Clower.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

William Pleasant Manning1

M, b. August 13, 1849, d. May, 1906
FatherCary Manning2,3,4,5 b. circa 1816
MotherMahala Cole2,3,4,5 b. circa 1826
     William Pleasant Manning was buried at Valentine Thrash Cemetery, on his property on Thrash’s Mountain, Roanoke Co., Virginia.6,7 He was born on August 13, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia; According to the 1850 Census William was one year old, therefore I believe his birth date to be Aug 13, 1849, not Aug 13, 1856 as is indicated on his tombstone.6,3 He married Priscilla Ann Conner, daughter of Jonathan Conner and Mahala Thrash, on November 14, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,8,9,10 William Pleasant Manning died in May, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 56.6,7

Census Records

1850Dwelling 89, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1860Dwelling 385, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1870Dwelling 193, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1880Dwelling 164, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12
1900Dwelling 332, District 61, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia13

Occupation

1870Farm laborer5
1880Farmer11
1900Farmer13

Family

Priscilla Ann Conner b. August 3, 1854, d. June 19, 1931
Marriage*William Pleasant Manning married Priscilla Ann Conner, daughter of Jonathan Conner and Mahala Thrash, on November 14, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,8,9,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1693] W. W. Likens, Records of Death - Book 13, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Oct 16, 1925 - Jan 31, 1933.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S320] Author unknown, Family graveyard on Valentine Thrash land grant, Bent Mountain, Roanoke Co., VA.
  7. [S3628] Valentine Thrash Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vafloyd/valentine-thrash-cemetery.htm
  8. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Mahala Thrash Conner obituary in Dec 27, 1907 edition.
  9. [S274] Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner, "Personal Papers of Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner."
  10. [S590] Jonathan Conner Family Bible.
  11. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  15. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  16. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  17. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  18. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Evelyn June Clower1,2

F, b. June 2, 1920, d. October 3, 1987
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower1,3,4,5,6 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings7,1,3,4,5,6 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Evelyn June Clower was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,8 She was born on June 2, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,2 She married Don Eanes, son of Wilmer Morris Eanes and Flossie Edith Pauley, on September 25, 1943 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,4,2 As of September 25, 1943,her married name was Eanes.1 Evelyn June Clower died on October 3, 1987 at age 67.4,2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 120, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 99, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Family

Don Eanes b. February 26, 1920, d. February 5, 1992
Marriage*Evelyn June Clower married Don Eanes, son of Wilmer Morris Eanes and Flossie Edith Pauley, on September 25, 1943 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,4,2 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentifed funeral home pamphlet for Evelyn June Eanes.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Fern Clower McNeil obituary in the May 30, 2005 edition.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Annie Iddings Clower.
  8. [S2251] Sherwood Burial Park, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=40016666&CRid=728583&df=all&

Rachel West1,2

F, b. 1788, d. June 20, 1870
     Rachel West was born in 1788 at North Carolina.2 She married Abner A. Lester, son of John Lester I and Catherine Plickenstalver, on October 14, 1806 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 As of October 14, 1806,her married name was Lester. Rachel West died on June 20, 1870 at Jacksonville, Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Family

Abner A. Lester b. 1783, d. April, 1871
Marriage*She married Abner A. Lester, son of John Lester I and Catherine Plickenstalver, on October 14, 1806 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  3. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  4. [S54] Marguerite Tise, The Lester Family of Floyd and Montgomery Co., VA.
  5. [S1007] Paula Kelley Ward, "O'Kelley - Seven Generations of Descendants," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Dec 17, 2003.

Harrel Ray Lawrence1,2

M, b. February 7, 1920, d. February 25, 1987
FatherAgee Frazier Lawrence3,4,5,6,7,8 b. December 7, 1895, d. December 12, 1963
MotherIda Rachel Clower3,4,5,6,7,8 b. June 14, 1901, d. July 20, 1962
     Harrel Ray Lawrence was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, 2880 North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 He was born on February 7, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,9,2 He married Ida Lee Sweeney, daughter of Allen C. Sweeney and Mildred W. Beasley, on August 18, 1941 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 Harrel Ray Lawrence died on February 25, 1987 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 67.9,2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 4, District 11, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 248, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1940Carpenter8

Family

Ida Lee Sweeney b. August 20, 1922, d. March 25, 2009
Marriage*Harrel Ray Lawrence married Ida Lee Sweeney, daughter of Allen C. Sweeney and Mildred W. Beasley, on August 18, 1941 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 
Children
  • Nancy Lawrence1
  • Annie Lawrence1

Citations

  1. [S1355] Medina County Gazette, From the Ida L. Lawrence obituary in the Mar 26, 2009 edition.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Marie Lawrence Mowles obituary in the Jan 8, 2007 edition.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Howard Fay Lawrence1,2

M, b. August 4, 1921, d. June 30, 1990
FatherAgee Frazier Lawrence3,4,5,6 b. December 7, 1895, d. December 12, 1963
MotherIda Rachel Clower3,4,5,6 b. June 14, 1901, d. July 20, 1962
     His Social Security Number was 225-14-8486.7 Howard Fay Lawrence married Lillian Gertrude Helton, daughter of George Denton Helton and Grace Duncan.8 Howard Fay Lawrence was born on August 4, 1921 at Virginia.7 He died on June 30, 1990 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 68.7,2,1 He Mr. Howard Fay Lawrence, age 69, of Salem, died Saturday, June 30, 1990, at the VA Medical Center in Salem after a long illness. He was a veteran of World War II and was a P.O.W. He worked for Tarpley's of Salem for nearly 40 years. He is survived by his wife, Lillian; one daughter and son-in-law, Connie and D. Jeff Johnson, High Point, N.C; two sons, H. Steven Lawrence, Salem; Staff Sgt. Greg L. Lawrence, Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico; six grandchildren, Aaron and Ryan Johnson, High Point, N.C; Shannon, Stevie and Sharon Lawrence, all of Salem; Jason (stepgrandson), Rio Rancho, New Mexico; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Marie and Kenneth Ray "Boots" Mowles; Christine and Robert Mason Journell; Annie V. King; sister-in-law, Ida Lawrence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday at the John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home Chapel, Salem, with the Rev. Wayne McCauley officiating. Interment will be in Sherwood Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the Building Fund of First Christian Church, Salem. Friends may call at the funeral home. on July 1, 1990.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 4, District 11, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 248, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1940Roofer6

Family

Lillian Gertrude Helton b. November 13, 1920, d. August 12, 1999
Marriage*Howard Fay Lawrence married Lillian Gertrude Helton, daughter of George Denton Helton and Grace Duncan.8 
Children
  • Connie Faye Lawrence2,1,8
  • H. Steven Lawrence1,2,8
  • Staff Sgt. Gregoty Lynn "Greg" Lawrence2,1,8

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Howard Fay Lawrence obituary in the Jul 1, 1990 edition.
  2. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Marie Lawrence Mowles obituary in the Jan 8, 2007 edition.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lillian Gertrude Lawrence obituary in the Aug 13, 1999 edition.