Hugh Frederick Vest1,2,3

M, b. September 30, 1917, d. March 30, 2007
FatherJohn Henry Vest4,1,2,3,5 b. October 5, 1868, d. June 1, 1961
MotherAgranda Palentine "Pallie" Tice1,2,3,5 b. May 6, 1880, d. February 18, 1979
     His Social Security Number was 231-18-4802.6 Hugh Frederick Vest was buried at Samuel L. Vest Cemetery, Vest Tannery Road, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,7 He was born on September 30, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3,6 He married Dorothy Elizabeth West, daughter of Wilton Winfield West and Fannie Elizabeth Hall, on May 3, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2,8 Hugh Frederick Vest died on March 30, 2007 at Virginia at age 89.3,6 He Hugh Frederick Vest, of Check, passed from this world peacefully on March 30, 2007 at the age of 89. He was born September 30, 1917 in Floyd County, Virginia, to John Henry and Agranda Palentine "Pallie" (Tice) Vest. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his brothers, Edgar, Letcher, Wade, Lewis and Ralph Vest; his sisters, Flossie Wright, Essie Sisson, and Susie Sweeney; his daughter, Margie L. Cahill; and his beloved wife of 69 years, Dorothy. He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Roger E. and Sharon Vest; one daughter and son-in-law, Peggy L. and J.C. Wimmer; Jr; grandchildren, Jonathan Vest and wife, Pamela, Amy Vest, Eric Vest and wife, Margie, Jessica Vest Lewis and husband, Michael, Travis Wimmer, and Jennifer Wimmer; three great-grandchildren, Tristan, Paxton, and Jackson Vest; a brother, Horace D. Vest; three sisters, Audrey Lee, Allene Sweeney, and Allie Vest; three sisters-in-law, Irene Vest, Marie West, and Mae Dobbins and husband, Carl. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 3, 2007 at Gardner Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dan Walker officiating. Interment will follow in the Samuel L. Vest Family Cemetery, Check. Friends may call on Monday after 5 p.m. at Gardner Funeral Home where the family will be until 8 p.m. Flowers are welcomed, however, those who prefer may make gifts to the Hugh and Dorothy Vest Scholarship Fund at the Bank of Floyd. Arrangements by Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd. on April 1, 2007.3

Family

Dorothy Elizabeth West b. October 19, 1914, d. October 23, 2006
Marriage*He married Dorothy Elizabeth West, daughter of Wilton Winfield West and Fannie Elizabeth Hall, on May 3, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hugh Frederick Vest obituary in the Apr 1, 2007 edition.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the John Henry Vest obituary in the Jun 8, 1961 edition.
  5. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Pallie Tice Vest obituary in the Feb 22, 1979 edition.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S2859] Samuel L. Vest Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2217445&GRid=60242894&CRid=2217445&
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Elizabeth West Vest obituary in the Oct 24, 2006 edition.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lewis-Vest wedding announcement in the Apr 24, 2005 edition.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Vest-Pagans wedding announcement in the Aug 11, 1996 edition.
  11. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Dorothy Elizabeth West1

F, b. October 19, 1914, d. October 23, 2006
FatherWilton Winfield West2,3,4,1 b. March 23, 1893, d. September 2, 1976
MotherFannie Elizabeth Hall2,3,4,1 b. February 15, 1882, d. October 24, 1974
     Her Social Security Number was 231-42-0080.5 Dorothy Elizabeth West was buried at Samuel L. Vest Cemetery, Vest Tannery Road, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6 She was born on October 19, 1914 at Carroll Co., Virginia.2,4,1,5 She married Hugh Frederick Vest, son of John Henry Vest and Agranda Palentine "Pallie" Tice, on May 3, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,4,1 As of May 3, 1937,her married name was Vest. Dorothy Elizabeth West died on October 23, 2006 at Virginia at age 92.1,5 She Dorothy Elizabeth West Vest, of Check, passed from this world peacefully on Monday, October 23, 2006 at the age of 92. She was born October 19, 1914 in Carroll County, Virginia, to Wilton Winfield West and Fannie Hall West. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her twin brother, Donald West, her older brother, Ralph West, and her daughter, Margie L. Cahill. Dorothy retired from the Floyd County School system after 31 years of service. She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Hugh F. Vest; son and daughter-in-law, Roger E. and Sharon Vest; daughter and son-in-law, Peggy L. and J.C. Wimmer, Jr; grandchildren, Jonathan Vest and wife Pamela, Amy Vest, Eric Vest and wife Margie, Jessica Vest Lewis and husband Michael, Travis Wimmer, Jennifer Wimmer; three great-grandchildren, Tristan, Paxton and Jackson Vest; sister and brother-in-law, Mae and Carl Dobbins; sisters-in-law, Marie Underwood West, Irene Vest, Allene Sweeney, Audrey Lee, Allie Vest; brother-in-law, Horace Vest. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 26, 2006 at Gardner Funeral Home with Pastor Dan Walker officiating. Interment will follow in Samuel L. Vest Family Cemetery, Check. Friends may call after 2 p.m. Wednesday at Gardner Funeral Home where the family will be from 2 until 4 and 6 until 8 p.m. Flowers are welcomed, however those who prefer may make gifts to the Hugh and Dorothy Vest Scholarship Fund at the Bank of Floyd. Arrangements by Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd. on October 24, 2006.1

Family

Hugh Frederick Vest b. September 30, 1917, d. March 30, 2007
Marriage*She married Hugh Frederick Vest, son of John Henry Vest and Agranda Palentine "Pallie" Tice, on May 3, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,4,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Elizabeth West Vest obituary in the Oct 24, 2006 edition.
  2. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Fannie Hall West obituary in an undated edition.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S2859] Samuel L. Vest Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2217445&GRid=60242894&CRid=2217445&
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lewis-Vest wedding announcement in the Apr 24, 2005 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hugh Frederick Vest obituary in the Apr 1, 2007 edition.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Vest-Pagans wedding announcement in the Aug 11, 1996 edition.
  10. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Wilton Winfield West1,2

M, b. March 23, 1893, d. September 2, 1976
FatherJacob Robert West3 b. July 2, 1856, d. November 19, 1939
MotherRhoda Rosann Radford3 b. October 4, 1856, d. July 26, 1949
     Wilton Winfield West was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 He was born on March 23, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,3 He married Fannie Elizabeth Hall on April 12, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,5 Wilton Winfield West died on September 2, 1976 at age 83.4

Family

Fannie Elizabeth Hall b. February 15, 1882, d. October 24, 1974
Marriage*He married Fannie Elizabeth Hall on April 12, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Elizabeth West Vest obituary in the Oct 24, 2006 edition.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Fannie Hall West obituary in an undated edition.
  6. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  7. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.

Fannie Elizabeth Hall1

F, b. February 15, 1882, d. October 24, 1974
     Fannie Elizabeth Hall was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 She FLOYD - Mrs. Fannie Hall West, age 92, died in a Salem hospital Thursday, October 24, 1974. She was the wife of Wingfield W. West, Floyd; also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Dorothy, Vest, Check; Mrs. Mae Dobbins, Floyd; two sons, Ralph H. West, Floyd; Donald F. West, Salem; two sisters, Mrs. Onie Miller, Bluewell, West Va; Mrs. Emma Blackwell, Floyd; one brother, Sam J. Hall, Floyd; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Funeral was Saturday, October 26, 1974, at 2:00 p.m. at New Haven Baptist Church with the Rev. Joe Falls officiating. Interment in Jacksonville Cemetery.3 She was born on February 15, 1882 at Virginia.2 She married Wilton Winfield West, son of Jacob Robert West and Rhoda Rosann Radford, on April 12, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 As of April 12, 1911,her married name was West. Fannie Elizabeth Hall died on October 24, 1974 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 92.3

Family

Wilton Winfield West b. March 23, 1893, d. September 2, 1976
Marriage*She married Wilton Winfield West, son of Jacob Robert West and Rhoda Rosann Radford, on April 12, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Fannie Hall West obituary in an undated edition.
  4. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Elizabeth West Vest obituary in the Oct 24, 2006 edition.

William Peter"Will" McNiel1,2,3

M, b. June 21, 1890, d. January, 1981
FatherMartin Luther McNeil3 b. April 17, 1858, d. January 8, 1917
MotherNancy Ellen Vest3 b. January 15, 1862, d. September 27, 1948
     His Social Security Number was 229-36-8514.4 William Peter"Will" McNiel was born on June 21, 1890 at Simpsons, Floyd Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card has a birth date of Jun 21, 1891.4,2 He married Violet Ruth Willard circa 1929.1,3,5 William Peter"Will" McNiel died in January, 1981 at age 90.4

Family

Violet Ruth Willard b. March 7, 1903, d. July 28, 1995
Marriage*He married Violet Ruth Willard circa 1929.1,3,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruth Willard McNiel obitutary in the Jul 30, 1995 edition.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Aberdeen McNiel Vest obituary in the Jun 12, 2002 edition.
  8. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  9. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

Violet Ruth Willard1

F, b. March 7, 1903, d. July 28, 1995
     Her Social Security Number was 224-64-9003.2 Violet Ruth Willard was born on March 7, 1903 at Virginia.2 She married William Peter"Will" McNiel, son of Martin Luther McNeil and Nancy Ellen Vest, circa 1929.3,4,5 As of circa 1929,her married name was McNiel.5 Violet Ruth Willard died on July 28, 1995 at Virginia at age 92.2 She MCNIEL, Ruth Willard, of Christiansburg, passed away Friday, July 28, 1995. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Peter McNiel and a son, Roncie McNiel. She is survived by two daughters, Vivian McNiel, Christiansburg, Aberdeen Vest, Check; two sons, Alfred McNiel, Christiansburg, Marshall "Beeb" McNeil, Pilot; ten grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, July 31, at the Richardson-Horne Funeral Home Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Kimball Jones and the Rev. Leon Alley, with burial in Sunset Cemetery. Mrs. McNiel was very fond of flowers and in her honor, floral remembrances will be appreciated. Friends may call anytime Sunday at the Richardson-Horne Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday evening. on July 30, 1995.3

Family

William Peter"Will" McNiel b. June 21, 1890, d. January, 1981
Marriage*She married William Peter"Will" McNiel, son of Martin Luther McNeil and Nancy Ellen Vest, circa 1929.3,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruth Willard McNiel obitutary in the Jul 30, 1995 edition.
  4. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Aberdeen McNiel Vest obituary in the Jun 12, 2002 edition.
  8. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  9. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

Thomas Albert "Tom" Williams1,2,3

M, b. February 4, 1867, d. March 25, 1929
FatherRichard Williams4,5,6 b. circa 1829
MotherAlicia Catherine "Melissa" Drummond4,6 b. circa 1838, d. before June 18, 1880
     Thomas Albert "Tom" Williams was buried at Crown Hill Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia. He was born on February 4, 1867 at Nelson Co., Virginia.7,6 He married Martha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings, daughter of James W. Going and Gabriella B. Sarah Skinner, on November 26, 1890 at Danielstown, Cambell Co., Virginia.7,1,6 Thomas Albert "Tom" Williams died on March 25, 1929 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia, at age 62.7,6 He Death Ends the Career of Thomas A. Williams. The friends of Thomas A. Williams, the veteran baggage master, were shocked to hear that he had died a few minutes after 5 o'clock yesterday afternoon. The deceased had been in ill health for several months. At the first of the year he had had a heart attack that came near proving fatal, but he rallied at returned to his home. Four weeks later he returned to the hospital, suffering not only with his heart, but with mastoid trouble. Everything that medical skill could do was done for his relief, including an operation for mastoiditis, but his end came peacefully with his wife and only son watching by his bedside. He was conscious to the end and showed that he recognized his loved ones. Mr. Williams was a native of Nelson County, but came to Clifton Forge nearly forty years ago in the employ of C. & O. Railway and had resided here since. He was born on February 4, 1867. In 1890 he married Miss Mattie Goings, of Lynchburg, who survives him, together with three daughters, one son and six grandchildren. The daughters are Mrs. H. C. Deisher, Mrs. Albert Caproni and Mrs. Philip F. Schaffer, all of Charleston. The son is Lawrence H. Williams, of Clifton Forge. He was preceded to the grave by two sons, Roland and Rayburn, who died in France in the service of their country. He is also survived by three brothers, Captain R. N. Williams, Morgan and David Williams, and one sister, Mrs. Thomas Bryant, all of Lynchburg. The deceased had been a consistent member of the Methodist Church for many years and his funeral will take place from that church tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. The Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen, of which he had been a member almost since its organization, will attend in a body. On all sides are heard expressions of sympathy for his relatives and especially for his grief stricken widow, who has had more than her share of sorrows of life. on March 26, 1929.7

Census Records

1870Dwelling 544, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia4
1900Dwelling 286, District 3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 328, District 72, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 231, District 76, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1880Dwelling 367, District 111, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia5
1900Railroad brakeman8
1910Steam railroad baggage master9
1920Railroad brakeman10

Family

Martha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings b. August 2, 1867, d. March 4, 1962
Marriage*Thomas Albert "Tom" Williams married Martha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings, daughter of James W. Going and Gabriella B. Sarah Skinner, on November 26, 1890 at Danielstown, Cambell Co., Virginia.7,1,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Marth Ellen Going Williams obituary in the Mar 5, 1962 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rayburn Albert Williams obituary in the Jun 3, 1999 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Thomas A. Williams obituary in the Mar 26, 1929 edition.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  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 18, 1931 edition.
  15. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Mrs. Albert Caproni obitutary in the Dec 17, 1931 edition.

Elizabeth R. "Lizzie" Conner1,2,3,4

F, b. circa 1843, d. May 22, 1895
FatherCornelius Conner1,2,3,5,4 b. circa 1808, d. June 4, 1893
MotherAnna Poff1,2,3,5,4 b. circa 1809
     Elizabeth R. "Lizzie" Conner was born circa 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 She married William Henry King, son of Jacob O. King and Mary "Polly" Mills, on August 23, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia; William was a widower when he married Elizabeth.1 As of August 23, 1866,her married name was King. Elizabeth R. "Lizzie" Conner died on May 22, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Died of consumption. The Virginia Library Death Records Index has a death date of May 22, 1894.6,4

Census Records

1850Dwelling 98, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1860Dwelling 398, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1870Dwelling 204, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1880Dwelling 192, District 30, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

William Henry King b. June, 1839, d. January 20, 1921
Marriage*Elizabeth R. "Lizzie" Conner married William Henry King, son of Jacob O. King and Mary "Polly" Mills, on August 23, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia; William was a widower when he married Elizabeth.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S1424] Virginia Genealogical Society, Death Records Indexing Project.
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S21] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1883-1896.
  7. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  11. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  13. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Mary Elizabeth Martin obituary in the Apr 2, 1953 edition.
  14. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bostic-King marriage record.
  16. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Della Ellen Bostic death certificate.
  17. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Arabelle Shockey death certificate.
  18. [S999] Unknown compiler, North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004.
  19. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  20. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.

Elizabeth Jane "Janie" Connor1,2,3,4

F, b. December 14, 1956, d. May 24, 2006
FatherWilliam Bruffie "Billy" Connor II1,2,4 b. July 11, 1917, d. September 28, 1999
MotherAnnette Marie Butler1,2,4 b. April 20, 1925, d. March 12, 2017
     Elizabeth Jane "Janie" Connor was buried at Brown Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, 78 Brown Springs Lane, Mosheim, Greene Co., Tennessee.3 She was born on December 14, 1956 at Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.5,3 She died on May 24, 2006 at Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee, at age 49.5,2,3 She CONNOR, ELIZABETH JANE "JANIE" "JC" - age 49 of Knoxville, crossed the Rainbow Bridge at home Wednesday evening, May 24, 2006 ending a courageous 5 year battle with ovarian cancer. She was an icon at Stefano's on Cumberland, serving as general manager for 20 years. Janie was a die hard animal lover and bug rescuer. She was preceded in death by her beloved father, William Bruffie Connor "Ole Bill" and many adored four legged children. She is survived by her mother, "Mother Mere" Marie Connor Ramsey and Marie's husband Doak Ramsey. Also by Kelli Covington, Whittany and Renee, "Best", Broogs, Ella and Don. Many thanks to Conchita, Consuela, Cindy, Buggie and River for their constant presence with Janie until the end. And to all other special friends who cared for and loved Janie past and present. Janie requested that donations be made to: the People Promoting Animal Welfare (PPAW) Clinic at PO Box 68, Greenback, TN, 37742. on May 28, 2006.2

Citations

  1. [S1586] Greeneville Sun, The, From the Bruffie Connor obituary in the Sep 28, 1999 edition.
  2. [S2193] Knoxville News-Sentinel, The, From the Elizabeth Jane Connor obituary in the May 28, 2006 edition.
  3. [S5412] Brown Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Greene Co., TN, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  4. [S1586] Greeneville Sun, The, From the Marie B. Connor Ramsey obituary in the Mar 14, 2017 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.