Norma Gene Boothe1,2,3,4,5

F, b. July 8, 1934, d. January 4, 1990
FatherJohn Lane Boothe6,1,7,3,4,5 b. August 3, 1908, d. June 28, 1987
MotherLouisa Elzada Williams2,6,1,7,3,4,5 b. March 8, 1908, d. March 29, 2005
     Norma Gene Boothe was buried at Stonewall Church Cemetery (also known as Vest, DeWitt, and King Cemetery), near Stonewall Brethren/Methodist Church, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.8,2,4 Her Social Security Number was 229-46-4117.5 She was born on July 8, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,7,3,4,5 She married Shelven Aaron "Sonny" Vest, son of Harvey Aaron Vest and Laura Lucille Hoback, on November 2, 1954 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8,2,3,4 As of November 2, 1954,her married name was Vest. Norma Gene Boothe died on January 4, 1990 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 55.8,2,3,4 She Norma Gene Boothe Vest, age 55, passed away January 4, 1990 in a Roanoke hospital. She is survived by her husband, Shelven (Sonny) Vest of Copper Hill; daughter and son-in-law, Annette and Mike Battle of Floyd; two sons and daughter-in-law, Darryl and Robin Vest of Salem; John Vest of Copper Hill; her mother, Elzada Williams Boothe of Floyd; sister, Alice B. Conner of Floyd; two brothers and sisters-in-law, William and Judy Boothe of Check; Paul and Vernice Boothe of Colorado; grandson, Eric Janney of Floyd; two granddaughters, Kimberly Battle of Floyd and Amanda Vest of Salem; father-in-law, Harvey Vest of Copper Hill. Funeral services will be Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at the Stonewall Methodist-Brethren Church with the Rev. Elbert Lee Naff and the Rev. Douglas Jones officiating. Interment in Stonewall Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Saturday night at Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd. on January 6, 1990.2

Family

Shelven Aaron "Sonny" Vest
Marriage*She married Shelven Aaron "Sonny" Vest, son of Harvey Aaron Vest and Laura Lucille Hoback, on November 2, 1954 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8,2,3,4 
Children
  • Norma Annette Vest9,2,3
  • Darryl Shelven Vest2,1,3
  • John Aaron Vest10,3,2

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Elzada Williams Boothe obituary in the Apr 1, 2005 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Norma Gene Boothe Vest obituary in the Jan 6, 1990 edition.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alice Boothe Conner obituary in the Jul 9, 2001 edition.
  7. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  9. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Vest-Trail marriage in the May 20, 2010 edition.

William Bruffie Connor1,2,3,4,5

M, b. January 12, 1893, d. July 13, 1978
FatherRobert Lee "Pa Dad" Conner6,1,7,5 b. September 6, 1869, d. January 24, 1949
MotherMary Byar Yates6,1,7,5 b. October 25, 1870, d. December 13, 1947
     William Bruffie Connor Bruffie changed the spelling of his last name to Connor.2,5 He was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,5 He was born on January 12, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,5 He married Berdie Estelle Dews circa 1916.1,8,9,5 William Bruffie Connor died on July 13, 1978 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 85.10,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 73, District 102, Ward 5, Roanoke, Virginia7
1910Dwelling 113, District 123, Melrose Ward, Roanoke, Virginia6
1930Dwelling 272, District 1, Roanoke, Virginia8
1940Dwelling 188, District 119-8, Roanoke, Virginia11

Occupation

1910Railroad shop apprentice boiler maker6
1930Railroad conductor8
1940Steam railroad brakeman11

Family

Berdie Estelle Dews b. March 12, 1899, d. September 16, 1976
Marriage*William Bruffie Connor married Berdie Estelle Dews circa 1916.1,8,9,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S274] Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner, "Personal Papers of Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner."
  2. [S317] "Personal knowledge of Gladys M. Conner Schaffer,."
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S1586] Greeneville Sun, The, From the Bruffie Connor obituary in the Sep 28, 1999 edition.
  10. [S602] "Personal knowledge of Jane E. Conner,."
  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.

Millard Oliver Poff Sr.1,2,3,4

M, b. January 22, 1911, d. March 4, 1986
FatherJohn Ira Poff2,5,6,4 b. May 5, 1875, d. November 23, 1950
MotherDelia L. Hall2,5,6,4 b. February 13, 1875, d. September 6, 1952
     His Social Security Number was 225-12-9746.7 Millard Oliver Poff Sr. was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.8,9,4 He was born on January 22, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8,9,2,3 He married Ruby Gaye Vest, daughter of Andy Wade "Bud" Vest and Minnie Lottie Perdue, on July 13, 1932 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,10,11,3,4 Millard Oliver Poff Sr. died on March 4, 1986 at Radford, Virginia, at age 75.8,9,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 10, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 47, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 92, District 32-1, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Occupation

1930Farm laborer6
1940Farmer12

Family

Ruby Gaye Vest b. December 7, 1915, d. January 27, 1991
Marriage*Millard Oliver Poff Sr. married Ruby Gaye Vest, daughter of Andy Wade "Bud" Vest and Minnie Lottie Perdue, on July 13, 1932 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,10,11,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Ref #03-20.
  2. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  9. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruby Vest Poff obituary in the Jan 28, 1991 edition.
  11. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home Pamphlet for Andy Wade "Bud" Vest.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Geneva Gwendolene Poff Howard obituary in the May 12, 2010 edition.
  15. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carl Gean Poff obituary in the Dec 27, 2019 edition.
  16. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  17. [S18] James R. & Sebert L. Sisson, Descendants of the Ludlow B. Sisson Family, Third Edition.
  18. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Poff-Spates wedding announcement in the Oct 10, 1993 edition.
  19. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  20. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Ruby Gaye Vest1,2,3,4

F, b. December 7, 1915, d. January 27, 1991
FatherAndy Wade "Bud" Vest3,5,4,6,7,8 b. January 30, 1895, d. March 16, 1984
MotherMinnie Lottie Perdue3,4,6,7,8 b. October 1, 1894, d. January 25, 1973
     Her Social Security Number was 223-64-7135.9 Ruby Gaye Vest was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.10,11,12 She was born on December 7, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.9,10,11,3,4 She married Millard Oliver Poff Sr., son of John Ira Poff and Delia L. Hall, on July 13, 1932 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,12,5,4,13 As of July 13, 1932,her married name was Poff. Ruby Gaye Vest died on January 27, 1991 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 75.9,10,12,11,4 She Ruby Vest Poff, age 75, died Sunday. She was preceded in death by her husband, Millard O. Poff Sr. Surviving are three daughters and one son-in-law, Gwendolene and Oakley Howard, Roanoke; Josephine Thomas, Glade Spring; Frances Poff, Floyd; four sons and daughters-in-law, Hubert W. (Buddy) and Shirley Poff, Athens, W.Va; Carl and Odessa Poff, Rocky Mount; Junior and Frances Poff, Floyd; Roger and Emma Poff, Christiansburg; 20 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Nellie Conner, Gladys Eanes, and Lillie Conner, all of Check; two sisters-in-law, Irene Vest, Copper Hill; Evelyn Vest, Check. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at Wood Funeral Home with the Rev. Alfred Furr officiating. Interment will be in Wilson Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Monday at Wood Funeral Home. on January 28, 1991.12

Census Records

1920Dwelling 119, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 126, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 92, District 32-1, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia14

Family

Millard Oliver Poff Sr. b. January 22, 1911, d. March 4, 1986
Marriage*Ruby Gaye Vest married Millard Oliver Poff Sr., son of John Ira Poff and Delia L. Hall, on July 13, 1932 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,12,5,4,13 
Children

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, Ref #03-20.
  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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home Pamphlet for Andy Wade "Bud" Vest.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Rae Vest Conner obituary in the Nov 17, 2007 edition.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  11. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruby Vest Poff obituary in the Jan 28, 1991 edition.
  13. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  14. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Geneva Gwendolene Poff Howard obituary in the May 12, 2010 edition.
  16. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carl Gean Poff obituary in the Dec 27, 2019 edition.
  17. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  18. [S18] James R. & Sebert L. Sisson, Descendants of the Ludlow B. Sisson Family, Third Edition.
  19. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Poff-Spates wedding announcement in the Oct 10, 1993 edition.
  20. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  21. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary Ann Douthat1,2

F, b. February 19, 1943, d. November 25, 2005
     Mary Ann Douthat was buried at Red Oak Grove Cemetery, Rt. 221 east from Floyd, left on Bethlehem Church Road NE, left at next fork (Red Oak Grove Road north), on a hill across from Red Oak Grove Church of the Brethren, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born on February 19, 1943 at Newport News, Virginia.3,2 She married Cleatis Reginald "Reggie" Sisson Jr., son of Cleatis Rignal Sisson Sr. and Eugenia "Jeany" Hale, on July 8, 1963.3,1,2 As of July 8, 1963,her married name was Sisson. Mary Ann Douthat died on November 25, 2005 at Virginia at age 62.2 She Mary Ann Sisson, 62, of Floyd, Virginia, went to be with the Lord on November 25, 2005. She was the daughter of Raymond and Sarah Frances Douthat of Roanoke, Virginia. Mrs. Sisson was preceded in death by her father, Raymond Douthat and by her youngest son, Lucien Ray Sisson. Mary Ann is survived by her mother, Sarah Frances Douthat of Roanoke; her husband, C. Reginald (Reggie) Sisson, Jr. of Floyd, a son of Staff Sergeant C.R. Sisson III and his wife, Diana Cook Sisson of Salem; a daughter, Sonya Clay Sisson St. Jacques of Richmond; grand daughter, Rosemary Ann St. Jacques; and Rosemary's father, Steven R. St. Jacques, both of Roanoke. Mary Ann Sisson was born in Newport News, Va. and grew up in Salem. She graduated from Andrew Lewis High School and attended Roanoke College. Mrs. Sisson and her husband of 42 years operated a dairy and beef cattle farm in Floyd, Virginia during the early years of marriage. Mrs. Sisson began kidney dialysis in 1979. Despite her illness, she continued to work as a personal consultant until 1982 when she established Sisson and Company, Inc. Personnel Consultants, which she operated until 2003. Mary Ann was a devout and sincere Christian. Her faith, courage, strength, perseverance, and resilience inspired business and personal acquaintances alike. We remand the custody of our friend, wife, mother, and Nana to our Heavenly Father. May she rest there in His care. The family wishes to personally thank the American Red Cross, the 7th Brigade of the 80th Division of the U.S. Army Reserve, and the officers and enlisted personnel of the Virginia Defense Force. Funeral Services will be held on Monday November 28, 2005 at 11 a.m. at the Red Oak Grove Church of the Brethren with the Rev. Elbert Lee Naff and the Rev. Jimmy Cannaday officiating the interment in the Red Oak Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Wood Funeral Home in Floyd. There will also be a Memorial Service on Monday, November 28, 2005 at 7 p.m. at the Covenant Reformed Episcopal Church on Merriman Road, SW, Roanoke with the Rev. Rodney Longmire officiating. Arrangements by Wood Funeral Home in Floyd.
on November 27, 2005.2

Family

Cleatis Reginald "Reggie" Sisson Jr.
Marriage*She married Cleatis Reginald "Reggie" Sisson Jr., son of Cleatis Rignal Sisson Sr. and Eugenia "Jeany" Hale, on July 8, 1963.3,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Ann Sisson obituary in the Nov 27, 2005 edition.
  3. [S18] James R. & Sebert L. Sisson, Descendants of the Ludlow B. Sisson Family, Third Edition.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Lucian Ray Sisson obituary in an undated edition.

Luther William Wertz1,2,3,4

M, b. February 4, 1936, d. October 18, 2015
     Luther William Wertz was born on February 4, 1936 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,3,4 He married Wanda Lou Sisson, daughter of Cleatis Rignal Sisson Sr. and Eugenia "Jeany" Hale, on August 2, 1975 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,4 Luther William Wertz died on October 18, 2015 at Virginia at age 79.2 He Luther William Wertz, 79, of Roanoke, went to his forever home in Heaven on Sunday, October 18, 2015. He was born on February 4, 1936, the son of the late Hayden William Wertz and Mary Booth Wertz. He was also preceded in death by a sister, whom he adored, Phyllis Wertz Cruze; and a special uncle, Ezra Wertz. Luther is survived by a daughter, Judy Wertz Peck and husband Mike; son, Danny Wertz and wife Tracy; former wife, Sondra Howard Wertz, who remained a close friend; granddaughters, Mandy Murphy (Joey Gautier), Brittaney Wertz (Jason Whittaker), and Taylor Peck; great-grandsons, Hunter Bryce Gautier and Landyn William Wertz; mother-in-law, Dovetta Chambers Howard; and good friend, Rodger Walters. Luther was a member of the Roanoke Police Athletic Boxing Club in the late 1950's. He retired as a supervisor from the Kroger Meat Plant in Salem, in 1987. He served as a Deacon at Gospel Baptist Church for many years. He was an avid NASCAR fan. He was known for his quick wit and wonderful sense of humor. Luther was loved by many and will be greatly missed. His greatest passion was spending time with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at the Oakey's East Chapel with Pastor Brenda Rowe officiating. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. on October 20, 2015.2

Family

Wanda Lou Sisson
Marriage*He married Wanda Lou Sisson, daughter of Cleatis Rignal Sisson Sr. and Eugenia "Jeany" Hale, on August 2, 1975 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,4 

Citations

  1. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Luther William Wertz obitutary in the Oct 20, 2015 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Sophia "Sophie" Salutushkin/Zolotushkin1,2

F, b. circa 1872, d. October 28, 1922
     Sophia "Sophie" Salutushkin/Zolotushkin was born circa 1872 at Russia.3 As of circa 1892,her married name was Knoppow.4 She married Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow, son of Jacob Knoppow and Ida Zabno/Zabrone, circa 1892 at Ukraine.1,4 Sophia "Sophie" Salutushkin/Zolotushkin died on October 28, 1922 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 146, District 69, Ward 5, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan4
1920Dwelling 76, District 165, Ward 5, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan3

Family

Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow b. August 6, 1869, d. January 22, 1949
Marriage*Sophia "Sophie" Salutushkin/Zolotushkin married Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow, son of Jacob Knoppow and Ida Zabno/Zabrone, circa 1892 at Ukraine.1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S560] Joan Glanz Rimmon, "Knoppow Family Researcher Joan Glanz Rimmon," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 17, 2004.
  2. [S5262] Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Charles Henry "Buddy" Grantham Jr.1,2,3,4

M, b. September 10, 1945, d. January 26, 2011
     Charles Henry "Buddy" Grantham Jr. was born on September 10, 1945 at Columbia, Richland Co., South Carolina.5,4 He married Dolly Esther Yopp, daughter of George Eldridge Yopp Sr. and Evelyn Edna Lawrence, circa 1970.1,2,3,6,7,4 Charles Henry "Buddy" Grantham Jr. died on January 26, 2011 at Virginia at age 65.4 He Charles Henry (Buddy) Grantham Jr., 65, of Salem, Va., passed away on Wednesday, January 26, 2011, following a brief illness. He was born in Columbia, S.C., a son of the late Charlie and Eleanor Grantham and was raised in Abbeville, S.C. In addition to his parents, Buddy was preceded in death by his father and mother-in-law, George and Evalene Yopp. He is survived by his loving wife and soul mate of 41 years, Dolly Yopp Grantham; a son, Charles H. "Trae" Grantham III and his wife, Lek; three brothers, Jimmy Grantham and his wife, Betty, of Pickens, S.C., Tommy Grantham and his wife, Peggy, of Edisto Island, S.C., and John Grantham and his wife, Helen, of Evans, Ga; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Joyce Yopp Basham and her husband, Carl; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, George Yopp Jr. and his wife, Louise; and several nieces and nephews. Others left to cherish Buddy's memory are special friends, Lyn and Margie Lavinder, and Don and Joyce Martin. He is also survived by his faithful and loving dog, Maggie. A veteran of the United States Air Force, he was a Commercial Sales Representative at Whitt Carpet One. He enjoyed nature, painting and was an animal lover. Buddy was a gentle spirit with a kind, compassionate heart toward everyone. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation and gratitude to the ICU-3 Doctors and staff at the VA Medical Center. A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 29, 2011, at the chapel of John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem. The Rev. Ivey Adams will officiate. Military Honors will be afforded by the Virginia Army National Guard Military Funeral Honors Honor Guard. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Buddy's honor to Angles of Assisi, 415 Campbell Ave., SW, Roanoke, Va. 24016 or to the charity of the donor's choice. An online guest book is available for family and friends by visiting www.johnmoakey.com. John M. Oakey & Son, Salem, Va., 540-389-5441, is in charge of arrangements.
on January 28, 2011.4

Family

Dolly Esther Yopp
Marriage*He married Dolly Esther Yopp, daughter of George Eldridge Yopp Sr. and Evelyn Edna Lawrence, circa 1970.1,2,3,6,7,4 
Child
  • Charles Henry "Trae" Grantham III1,4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George E. Yopp, Sr. obituary in the Jan 8, 2002 edition.
  2. [S342] Researcher and Compiler William Harvey Green Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Argabright Family of Floyd, Franklin, and Montgomery Counties, Virginia.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charles Henry Grantham, Jr. obitutary in the Jan 28, 2011 edition.
  5. [S1235] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Evelyn Edna Lawrence Yopp obituary in an undated edition.
  7. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.