Frances Alberta Profitt1,2,3

F, b. October 6, 1922, d. January 8, 2014
     Frances Alberta Profitt was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born on October 6, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 She married Elvin Moore Martin, son of Albert Roy Martin and Dollie Lena Moore, on October 7, 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5 As of October 7, 1939,her married name was Martin. Frances Alberta Profitt Mrs. Florence P. Martin celebrated her 82nd birthday on Wednesday, October 6, 2004.  On Thursday, October 7, she will also celebrate her anniversary of 65 years of marriage to Elvin M. Martin.  The couple was married in October, 1939, and resided in their little country home in Locust Grove for about 37 years.  Later the Martins moved to the Town of Floyd, where he ran Martin's Heating and Refrigeration until 2001 when he became ill.  He was 84 years old when he retired. The couple has four children, Paul, Linwood, Norma Jean Conner and Frankie, and seven grandchildren.  The couple is enjoying retirement, although Mrs. Martin says Elvin is the only one who has officially retired.  As she puts it, "a woman's work is never done."
  on October 7, 2004.4 She died on January 8, 2014 at Virginia at age 91.3 She Frances Alberta Profitt Martin, 91, of Floyd, went home to be with her Savior on Wednesday, January 8, 2014. She was glad to be relieved of this earthly body, and looked forward to being in Christ's presence with all of her loved ones who have gone ahead of her. Frances was a very crafty person. She made many beautiful things such as: dolls, foot stools, trash cans, spreads for furniture, quilts, and anything she could think of. She loved to sew and make clothes for herself and children. She also did a lot of sewing for other people when they asked. She was a member of Stonewall Primitive Baptist Church for many years. She enjoyed her fellowship with the members and the teachings of Christ. She is now going home to join her loved ones: her husband of 69 years, Elvin Martin; mother and dad, Getter and Alberta Profitt; and nine brothers and sisters who have gone ahead of her. She is survived by four children, Paul J. Martin and wife, Barbara of Floyd, Glenwood J. Martin and wife, Donna of Christiansburg, Frances Norma Jean Conner and husband, Edwin C. Conner of Copper Hill, and Frank E. Martin of Floyd; eight grandchildren, Cecil and Leisa Martin of Floyd, Tammy Martin- Worley and Stacy Martin of Christiansburg, Sandra Huff, Teresa Martin and Cindy Weaver of Floyd, and Richard Martin; eight great-grandchildren; two step great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren; one step-great-great grandchild; one brother, James Profitt and wife, Frances of Floyd; two sisters, Margaret Jones of Salem, and Helen Atkins and husband, Richard of Elliston; brother-in-law, Elmer Webb of Floyd; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Chlonetia Martin and Arlie Thompson of Floyd; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Mavin and Jack Steel of North Carolina; sister-in-law, Coreen Martin, Christiansburg; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at Gardner Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Graham Mitchell officiating. Interment will follow at Jacksonville Cemetery. Friends may call on Saturday at Gardner Funeral Home after 6 p.m. where the family will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. The family wishes to thank Doris Perry for her wonderful care and Good Samaritan Hospice. on January 10, 2014.3

Family

Elvin Moore Martin b. January 10, 1917, d. October 19, 2005
Marriage*She married Elvin Moore Martin, son of Albert Roy Martin and Dollie Lena Moore, on October 7, 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5 
Child
  • Frances Norma Jean Martin2,4,5

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Alberta Profitt Martin obituary in the Jan 10, 2014 edition.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Florence P. Martin birthday announcement in the Oct 7, 2004 edition.
  5. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

Martha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings1

F, b. August 2, 1867, d. March 4, 1962
FatherJames W. Going b. circa 1820
MotherGabriella B. Sarah Skinner2,3 b. 1825, d. 1910
     Martha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings Martha Ellen Going, daughter of James W. [Samuel] Going and Gabriella Skinner Going, was born August 2, 1867 in Amherst County, according to the research of Rozier Dedwylder, a descendant. She appeared as a 13-year-old in the household of her mother in the 1880 census. Martha Ellen Going, "age 22, daughter of James and Gabriella Going" was married November 26, 1890 to Thomas Albert Williams, age 23, by H. C. Cheatham, minister of the gospel, according to the marriage records of Campbell County, Virginia. Martha Ellen Going stated for the record that her parents were James and Gabriella. She was buried at Crown Hill Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.4,5 She was born on August 2, 1867 at Amherst Co., Virginia.4,5 She married Thomas Albert "Tom" Williams, son of Richard Williams and Alicia Catherine "Melissa" Drummond, on November 26, 1890 at Danielstown, Cambell Co., Virginia.6,4,5 As of November 26, 1890,her married name was Williams. Martha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings died on March 4, 1962 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia, at age 94.4,5 She Mrs. Williams Dies At 94 On Sunday; Lost Two Sons Overseas In World War I. Mrs. Martha Ellen Going Williams, 94, of 629 Rose Ave., died at 2 p.m. Sunday at Taylor Nursing Home following a lingering illness. She was born in Amherst County, Aug. 2, 1867. Mrs. Williams death was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Albert Williams, and also by one daughter, Mrs. Albert Caproni. Two sons were killed in action in World War I, Roland Albert and Rayburn Edison Williams. She is survived by one son, L. H. Williams, of Clifton Forge, and two daughters, Mrs. Harry C. Deisher, Charleston, W. Va., and Mrs. Philip Schaffer, of Montgomery, Ala. Seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren also survive. Mrs. Williams was a member of Central Methodist Church, the Ladies Bible Class, and a charter member of the American Legion Auxiliary. Services: The body will remain at the Nicely Funeral Home until time for the service which will be held from the chapel Tuesday at 2 p.m. The Rev. A. Irvin Orndoff will conduct the service and the interment will be in Crown Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be C. G. Kennedy, J. W. S. Burks, Russell Smith, Fred Sherman, C. M. Brown, E. C. Westerman, J. Ed Hall, Calvin Staton, and Herbie King. Honorary pallbearers will be the members of the Ladies Bible Class, the Legion Auxiliary, and friends of the family attending the service. on March 5, 1962.4

Census Records

1870Dwelling 533, Amherst, Amherst Co., Virginia2
1900Dwelling 286, District 3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 328, District 72, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 231, District 76, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 206, District 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 24, District 105-4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia11

Family

Thomas Albert "Tom" Williams b. February 4, 1867, d. March 25, 1929
Marriage*Martha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings married Thomas Albert "Tom" Williams, son of Richard Williams and Alicia Catherine "Melissa" Drummond, on November 26, 1890 at Danielstown, Cambell Co., Virginia.6,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  2. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Marth Ellen Going Williams obituary in the Mar 5, 1962 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Thomas A. Williams obituary in the Mar 26, 1929 edition.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S1068] Beth Fridley, Alleghany Co., Virginia Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Reva Caproni death certificate.
  14. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Mrs. Albert Caproni obitutary in the Dec 17, 1931 edition.
  15. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Mrs. Albert Caproni obitutary in the Dec 18, 1931 edition.
  16. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698

Mary Elizabeth Conner

F, b. circa 1851, d. February 24, 1886
FatherJohn R. Conner1,2,3 b. circa 1805
MotherDoshia/Docia Wilson1,2,3 b. January 31, 1810, d. March 20, 1890
     Mary Elizabeth Conner was born circa 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married John William Martin, son of Jonathan Martin and Eliza J. Wright, on April 18, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of April 18, 1872,her married name was Martin. Mary Elizabeth Conner died on February 24, 1886 at Floyd Co., Virginia.

Census Records

1860Dwelling 448, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1870Dwelling 180, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1880Dwelling 370, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

John William Martin b. October 29, 1850, d. May 13, 1933
Marriage*Mary Elizabeth Conner married John William Martin, son of Jonathan Martin and Eliza J. Wright, on April 18, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Samuel Henry Martin death certificate.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Shockey-Martin marriage record.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the James Robert Martin death certificate.

Paulus Emmett Smith1,2,3,4,5

M, b. September 12, 1882, d. November 28, 1956
FatherAlfred Pinkerton Smith2,4,6 b. April 27, 1859, d. October 21, 1949
MotherMary Elizabeth "Mollie" Goings2,4,6 b. February 29, 1860, d. August 3, 1939
     His Social Security Number was 226-50-9342.7 Paulus Emmett Smith was buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Longwood Road, Bedford, Bedford Co., Virginia.6 He was born on September 12, 1882 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1,3,4,6 He married Joella Hughes on August 29, 1905 at Lynchburg, Virginia.4,6 Paulus Emmett Smith and Joella Hughes were divorced on November 20, 1933 at Lynchburg, Virginia.5 Paulus Emmett Smith died on November 28, 1956 at Bedford, Bedford Co., Virginia, at age 74.7,6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 128, District 85, Ward 2, Lynchburg, Virginia2
1910Dwelling 111, District 86, Ward 2, Lynchburg, Virginia8
1920Dwelling 89, District 10, Ward 2, Lynchburg, Virginia9
1930Dwelling 122, District 11, Lynchburg, Virginia10

Occupation

1910Barber8
1920Barber9

Family

Joella Hughes b. August 16, 1884, d. January 6, 1976
Marriage*Paulus Emmett Smith married Joella Hughes on August 29, 1905 at Lynchburg, Virginia.4,6 
Divorce* Paulus Emmett Smith and Joella Hughes were divorced on November 20, 1933 at Lynchburg, Virginia.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  5. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Henry Taft Harris1,2

M, b. July 2, 1908, d. August 27, 1997
     His Social Security Number was 241-07-5732.3 Henry Taft Harris was buried at Topeco Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on July 2, 1908 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,3 He married Nellie Mae Moles on July 13, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 Henry Taft Harris died on August 27, 1997 at Willis, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 89.2,3 He HARRIS, Henry Taft, 89, of Willis, passed away Wednesday, August 27, 1997 at his home. He was an Army veteran of World War II. Surviving are his wife, Nellie M. Harris, Willis; son, Jerrel R. Harris, Willis; daughters and son-in-law, Beulah and Charles Conner, Rhonda H. Turner, all of Floyd; grandchildren, David C. Conner, Lynchburg, Danah M. Conner, Radford, Jason Turner, Wesley Turner, both of Floyd. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel, Floyd, with the Rev. Ralph Duncan and the Rev. Roy Turpin officiating. Burial will be in Topeco Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Maberry Funeral Home on August 28, 1997.2

Occupation

1946Farmer4

Family

Nellie Mae Moles b. August 23, 1924, d. April 9, 2001
Marriage*Henry Taft Harris married Nellie Mae Moles on July 13, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 
Child
  • Beulah Mae Harris1,2,4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Mae Moles Harris obituary in the Apr 10, 2001 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Henry Taft Harrison obituary in the Aug 28, 1997 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Nellie Mae Moles1

F, b. August 23, 1924, d. April 9, 2001
     Her Social Security Number was 226-32-3244.2 Nellie Mae Moles was buried at Topeco Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on August 23, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 She married Henry Taft Harris on July 13, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 As of July 13, 1946,her married name was Harris. Nellie Mae Moles died on April 9, 2001 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 76.2,1 She HARRIS, Nellie Mae Moles, 76, of Willis, passed away Monday, April 9, 2001 in a Roanoke hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry T. Harris and two brothers, Lewis and Vasco Moles. Survivors include one son, Jerrell R. Harris of Willis; two daughters and sons-in-law, Beulah and Charles Conner of Floyd, Rhonda and James Holland of Floyd; four grandchildren, David Conner and wife, Karen of Pittsburg, Pa., Danah M. Conner of Christiansburg, Jason and Wesley Turner of Floyd; great-grandson, Matthew Conner of Pittsburg, Pa; four sisters, Ethelene Webb, Eulala Harman of Willis, Hazel West of Pamplin, Hula Nester of Ringgold; and a sister-in-law, Elvia Moles. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ralph Duncan and the Rev. Roy Turpin officiating. Burial will be in Topeco Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Maberry Funeral Home.
on April 10, 2001.1

Family

Henry Taft Harris b. July 2, 1908, d. August 27, 1997
Marriage*She married Henry Taft Harris on July 13, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 
Child
  • Beulah Mae Harris1,4,3

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Mae Moles Harris obituary in the Apr 10, 2001 edition.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Henry Taft Harrison obituary in the Aug 28, 1997 edition.

Elizabeth Louise "Betty" Lilly1,2

F, b. June 16, 1928, d. November 15, 2000
     Her married name was Hale.2 Elizabeth Louise "Betty" Lilly married Robert Lee Hale, son of William Horace Hale and Myrtle Tida DeWeese.3,2 Elizabeth Louise "Betty" Lilly was born on June 16, 1928 at Preble Co., Ohio.3 She died on November 15, 2000 at Virginia at age 72.3 She HALE, Elizabeth Lilly, (Betty), 72, of Roanoke, went to her heavenly home Wednesday, November 15, 2000 after a long and courageous battle with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Born June 16, 1928 in Preble County, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Charles Preston and Mary L. Lilly. Mrs. Hale was a member of Copper Hill Church of the Brethren and retired from Tultex. She was a loving wife to her husband of 51 years, Robert L. Hale. Surviving the bountiful love of their mother are three daughters and sons-in-law, Louise and Jack Conner, Copper Hill, Va., Ginny and Mark Smith, Roanoke, Sandy and Jim Perdue, Copper Hill; and one son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Debbie Hale, Cloverdale. The greatest love of her life were her five special grandchildren, Chris Conner, Greg and Amanda Conner, Heather Hale, Brad Hale and Brian Perdue. Also surviving are one brother, Marion Lilly, Richmond, Indiana; one sister, Harriet Fawcett, Richmond, Indiana; very special brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Tommy and Jane Hale, William Hale and Jetta Holthaus, Nadine and Maurice Slusher; her very special friend in Christ, the Rev. Frank Wimmer; her special cousins-in-law, Loretta Luckadoo and Mary Condon; and numerous nieces and nephews. Also surviving are her neighborhood family who watched over and cared for her, Dr. James Witten, Amy and the Pulmonary Staff in the Pulmonary Department of Lewis-Gale; and the special angels of love from Gentle Shepherd Hospice, Linda, Lorita and Debbie. Memorials may be made to Copper Hill Church of the Brethren, or Gentle Shepherd Hospice. A memorial service will be conducted 1 p.m. Saturday, November 18, 2000 at Simpson-Tharp Funeral Home, 5160 Peters Creek Road, by the Rev. Dale Bowman and the Rev. Sonia Oliphant. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Simpson-Tharp Funeral Home. (366-0707) on November 17, 2000.3

Family

Robert Lee Hale b. August 29, 1918, d. March 31, 2011
Marriage*She married Robert Lee Hale, son of William Horace Hale and Myrtle Tida DeWeese.3,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Robert Lee Hale obituary in the Apr 2, 2011 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Elizabeth Lilly Hale obituary in the Nov 17, 2000 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Sandra Hale Perdue obituary in the Jul 27, 2014 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jackson Lee Conner obituary in the Jan 24, 2016 edition.

Elder Luther Mason Bolt1,2

M, b. January 29, 1908, d. July 5, 2009
     Elder Luther Mason Bolt was born on January 29, 1908 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He married Bertha Annie Boyd in 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 Elder Luther Mason Bolt died on July 5, 2009 at Virginia at age 101.2

Family

Bertha Annie Boyd b. September 11, 1919, d. July 25, 1984
Marriage*He married Bertha Annie Boyd in 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 
Child
  • Leslie Pauline Bolt2,4

Citations

  1. [S295] Phyllis Goad Phillips & Genevieve Cochran Starkey, Cemeteries - Floyd County VA., Burks Fork District, Volume II.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Luther Mason Bolt obituary in the Jul 7, 2009 edition.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Jonathan Thomas "John" Smith1,2,3

M, b. February 14, 1885, d. July 16, 1966
FatherAlfred Pinkerton Smith1,3 b. April 27, 1859, d. October 21, 1949
MotherMary Elizabeth "Mollie" Goings1,3 b. February 29, 1860, d. August 3, 1939
     Jonathan Thomas "John" Smith was buried at Fort Hill Memorial Park, 5196 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.3 He was born on February 14, 1885 at Gladstone, Nelson Co., Virginia.3 He married Grace Terrell Hughes circa 1903.2,3 Jonathan Thomas "John" Smith died on July 16, 1966 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 81.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 128, District 85, Ward 2, Lynchburg, Virginia1
1910Dwelling 197, District 89, Ward 3, Lynchburg, Virginia2
1920Dwelling 89, District 10, Ward 2, Lynchburg, Virginia4
1930Dwelling 109, District 19, Lynchburg, Virginia5
1940Dwelling 121, District 111-17, Lynchburg, Virginia6

Occupation

1910Cigarette factory molder2
1920Machine company core maker4
1930Plumber5
1940Plumber6

Family

Grace Terrell Hughes b. December 25, 1885, d. December 11, 1957
Marriage*Jonathan Thomas "John" Smith married Grace Terrell Hughes circa 1903.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Bertha Annie Boyd

F, b. September 11, 1919, d. July 25, 1984
     Bertha Annie Boyd was buried at Harris Cemetery, north side of Rt. 758, 5.8 miles east of Rt. 221, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Her Social Security Number was 223-30-3743.2 She was born on September 11, 1919.1,2 She married Elder Luther Mason Bolt in 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 As of 1939,her married name was Bolt. Bertha Annie Boyd died on July 25, 1984 at age 64.1

Family

Elder Luther Mason Bolt b. January 29, 1908, d. July 5, 2009
Marriage*She married Elder Luther Mason Bolt in 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 
Child
  • Leslie Pauline Bolt4,5

Citations

  1. [S295] Phyllis Goad Phillips & Genevieve Cochran Starkey, Cemeteries - Floyd County VA., Burks Fork District, Volume II.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Luther Mason Bolt obituary in the Jul 7, 2009 edition.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Jack Wayne Thompson1,2

M, b. circa 1926, d. July 9, 2017
     Jack Wayne Thompson was born circa 1926 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He married Bonnie Myra Radford, daughter of Charles Wilton Radford and Nannie James, on June 21, 1947 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Jack Wayne Thompson died on July 9, 2017 at Virginia.2

Occupation

1947Farmer1

Family

Bonnie Myra Radford
Marriage*Jack Wayne Thompson married Bonnie Myra Radford, daughter of Charles Wilton Radford and Nannie James, on June 21, 1947 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Child
  • Brenda Gale Thompson3,2

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jack Wayne Thompson obituary in the Jul 11, 2017 edition.
  3. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Coleman Philter Borders1

M, b. June 13, 1917, d. April 24, 1995
     His Social Security Number was 700-12-7445.2 Coleman Philter Borders married Margaret Harriet Saunders. Coleman Philter Borders was born on June 13, 1917 at Kentucky.2 He died on April 24, 1995 at age 77.2

Family

Margaret Harriet Saunders
Marriage*He married Margaret Harriet Saunders
Child
  • Anne Coleman Borders1

Citations

  1. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Erby Lee Stanley1

M, b. July 6, 1903, d. September 1, 1985
     Erby Lee Stanley was buried at Whorley, Hylton, Belcher Cemetery, right side of Rt. 603, 1.1 miles south of Rt. 758, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He married Nina Mae Harrell. Erby Lee Stanley was born on July 6, 1903.1 He died on September 1, 1985 at age 82.1

Family

Nina Mae Harrell
Marriage*He married Nina Mae Harrell
Child
  • Opal Mae Stanley2

Citations

  1. [S295] Phyllis Goad Phillips & Genevieve Cochran Starkey, Cemeteries - Floyd County VA., Burks Fork District, Volume II.
  2. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary Eliza Smith1,2

F, b. May 16, 1889, d. March 4, 1959
FatherAlfred Pinkerton Smith1,2,3 b. April 27, 1859, d. October 21, 1949
MotherMary Elizabeth "Mollie" Goings1,2,3 b. February 29, 1860, d. August 3, 1939
     Mary Eliza Smith was buried at Presbyterian Cemetery, Lynchburg, Virginia.3 She was born on May 16, 1889 at Appomattox Co., Virginia.3 As of November 25, 1902,her married name was Coleman.2 She married William Luther Coleman on November 25, 1902 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2,3 Mary Eliza Smith and William Luther Coleman were divorced before January 5, 1920.4 Mary Eliza Smith married William Luther Coleman on July 3, 1920 at Washington, D.C..5,3 Mary Eliza Smith and William Luther Coleman were divorced on September 22, 1942 at Lynchburg, Virginia.5 Mary Eliza Smith died on March 4, 1959 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 69.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 128, District 85, Ward 2, Lynchburg, Virginia1
1920Dwelling 95, District 115, Tarrant City, Jefferson Co., Alabama4
1930Dwelling 190, District 9, Lynchburg, Virginia6

Family

William Luther Coleman b. March 21, 1881, d. February 9, 1971
Marriage*Mary Eliza Smith married William Luther Coleman on November 25, 1902 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2,3 
Divorce* Mary Eliza Smith and William Luther Coleman were divorced before January 5, 1920.4 
Marriage Mary Eliza Smith married William Luther Coleman on July 3, 1920 at Washington, D.C..5,3 
Divorce Mary Eliza Smith and William Luther Coleman were divorced on September 22, 1942 at Lynchburg, Virginia.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Larry Edward Weeks1,2,3,4

M, b. October 2, 1946, d. January 24, 2009
     Larry Edward Weeks was born on October 2, 1946 at Fayette Co., West Virginia.1,3 He married Freeda Ann Alderman, daughter of Winston Pierce Alderman and Sylvia Ree Hubbard, on May 2, 1964 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 Larry Edward Weeks died on January 24, 2009 at Virginia at age 62.4 He Larry Edward Weeks, 62, of Willis, Va., passed away Saturday, January 24, 2009. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ethel Cox Weeks; father, Roy Dean Weeks; infant daughter, Tanya Weeks; one brother and three sisters. Survivors include a son, Arry Wayne Weeks; daughters and son-in-laws, Angela and Steven Webb, Lorrie Kaye Rorrer, Kimberly Watson, Sheila and Danny Davis, Jeanie and Kevin Cook, Katina and Scott Iroler; sisters and brother-in-laws, Evelyn Alderman, Sandra and Richard Hague, Judy and David Christian; 14 grandchildren; and many special nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, January 26, 2009, at Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Vinton Quesenberry officiating. Interment to follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, January 25, 2009, at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to maberryfuneralhome.com. on January 25, 2009.4

Occupation

1964Sale Knitting Company worker1

Family

Freeda Ann Alderman
Marriage*Larry Edward Weeks married Freeda Ann Alderman, daughter of Winston Pierce Alderman and Sylvia Ree Hubbard, on May 2, 1964 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 
Child
  • Angela Renee Weeks2,5,3,4

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Reference # 97-61.
  3. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Larry Edward Weeks obituary in the Jan 25, 2009 edition.
  5. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Rollo Reuben Bates Sr.1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. July 19, 1887, d. June 17, 1966
     His Social Security Number was 491-01-3011.8 Rollo Reuben Bates Sr. was buried at Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 409 Ridgeview Road NW, off Rt. 8 N, Floyd Co., Virginia; His veteran stone reads "Missouri, CPL 309 GRREG SVC UNIT QMC World War I."9,5,6 He was born on July 19, 1887 at Clinton Co., Missouri.8,9,3,5,6,7 He married Lyda Livton Earls, daughter of Henry Harrison Earls and Rosetta Mildred Cole, on May 6, 1918 at Aurora, Lawrence Co., Missouri.9,4,10,6 Rollo Reuben Bates Sr. died on June 17, 1966 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 78.9,5,6

Census Records

1930Dwelling 189, District 1, Aurora, Lawrence Co., Missouri2
1940Dwelling 110, District 55-1, Aurora, Lawrence Co., Missouri11

Occupation

1930Poultry manager2
1940Cold storage attendant11

Family

Lyda Livton Earls b. November 24, 1896, d. August 23, 1981
Marriage*Rollo Reuben Bates Sr. married Lyda Livton Earls, daughter of Henry Harrison Earls and Rosetta Mildred Cole, on May 6, 1918 at Aurora, Lawrence Co., Missouri.9,4,10,6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S64] Paula Earles, "Earles, Henry Harrison," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 5, 2003.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S1628] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, From the Bates-Earl marriage license.
  5. [S3565] The National Archives and Records Administration, U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S225] Mary Conner Williams, Beaver Creek Cemetery.
  10. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Lyda Earls Bates obituary in the Aug 27, 1981 edition.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.