Malicia Josephine Hollins1,2,3,4,5

F, b. August 6, 1928, d. March 5, 2022
FatherOakley Leek Hollins1,6,7,2,8,3,9,10,11 b. September 29, 1890, d. December 18, 1986
MotherMelissa Maye/Mae Keaton1,6,7,2,3,9,10,11 b. July 18, 1893, d. December 26, 1985
     Malicia Josephine Hollins was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.12 She was born on August 6, 1928 at Bedford Co., Virginia.1,3 She married Ennis Clifford Shaver, son of Irvin Benjamin Shaver and Cammie Pearl Craighead, on August 19, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6,2,3,9,10,4,12 As of August 19, 1946,her married name was Shaver. Malicia Josephine Hollins died on March 5, 2022 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 93.12 She Malicia H. Shaver died on Saturday, March 5, 2022, at Friendship Health and Rehab in Roanoke, Virginia. Born in 1928 in Bedford County, she moved to Floyd County when she was twelve. There she spent most of the rest of her life and was a member of Copper Hill Church of the Brethren for more than eighty years. She married Clifford Shaver in 1946, celebrating 66 years with him before his death in 2012. They had two children, Jim Shaver (Margie) and Sharon Shaver Wood (Frank); six grandchildren, Jim Shaver Jr. (Debbie), Ben Shaver (Danielle), Shannon Wood, Bryan Wood (Cara), Tammi Jewell (Michael), and Stephanie Bush (Chris); and great-grandchildren, Kaylee Wood, Dylan and McKenna Shaver, Quinn Shaver, Corey Powers, and Landon Quesenberry. Other close loved ones include her sister, Elta Wilson; sisters-in-law, Elizabeth S. Wray, Shirley Shaver, and Betty Shaver; her niece, Elizabeth Stone and her family; and two other loved ones, Lisa Goad and her family, and Cindy Gibson and her family. She loved and treasured numerous other nieces and nephews and their families, as well as many good friends. Jim and Sharon had completed college when Malicia decided to seek a career in health care and became a student herself. She was a licensed practical nurse for 40 years. She was an oncology nurse at Carilion, and she also worked in senior care facilities. But her favorite nursing position was in Dr. Gary Kuiken's office in Floyd helping people she knew and regularly making new friends. Her nursing career was preceded by several years working in secretarial positions. A private burial has already taken place at Restvale Cemetery in Copper Hill. on May 1, 2022.12

Census Records

1930Dwelling 162, District 3, Chamblissburg, Bedford Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 221, District 10-3, Chamblissburg, Bedford Co., Virginia11

Family

Ennis Clifford Shaver b. July 26, 1925, d. July 9, 2012
Marriage*Malicia Josephine Hollins married Ennis Clifford Shaver, son of Irvin Benjamin Shaver and Cammie Pearl Craighead, on August 19, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6,2,3,9,10,4,12 
Children

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 the Melissa Mae Keaton Hollins obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ennis Clifford Shaver obituary in the Jul 11, 2012 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Malicia Hollins Shaver obituary in the Mar 7, 2022 edition.
  6. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Ruby Hollins Henry.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Orel B. Hollins obituary in the May 15, 2007 edition.
  10. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Astor Carl Hollins, Sr. obituary in the Jul 24, 2008 edition.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Malicia H. Shaver obituary in the May 1, 2022 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham1,2,3

M, b. January 14, 1919, d. April 28, 1999
FatherAndrew Lester Graham Sr.1,4,5,6,7 b. December 19, 1891, d. August 18, 1964
MotherAnnie Pearl Yeatts8,1,4,5,6,7 b. January 3, 1897, d. May 6, 1972
     His Social Security Number was 229-01-6376.9 Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham was buried at Felts Memorial Cemetery, Galax, Virginia.1 He was born on January 14, 1919 at Killarney, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.9,1,4,2,3 He married Mable Frances Hale, daughter of William Elliott "Willie" Hale and Ollie Jane Whitenack, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3,10 Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham died on April 28, 1999 at Galax, Virginia, at age 80.9,1 He GRAHAM, Cleo Calvin, ("Buddy"), 80, of Galax, passed away Wednesday, April 28, 1999 at his home. He was born January 14, 1919 in Kilarney, W.Va. but lived the remainder of his youth in Floyd County, Va. He has been a resident of Galax, Va. since 1955. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pearl Yeatts Graham and Andrew Lester Graham of Floyd County; a sister, Mildred Dallas, and two brothers, Hubert Daniel Graham and James Edward Graham. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Frances Hale Graham of Galax; a dear daughter, Janet Graham Wells and son-in-law, Robert Michael Wells of Winston-Salem, N.C; three precious grandchildren, Laura Elizabeth Wells, Robert Michael Wells Jr., and Christopher Graham Wells; also surviving are his brothers, Andrew Lester Graham, Jr. of Pulaski, Alfred Curtis Graham of Dublin; a sister, Virginia Graham Jones of Radford, many nieces, nephews and many very dear friends. As a young man he served his country in World War II from 1944 to 1946 as a member of the 101st and 331st Infantry Regiment in Germany and Austria. He was later employed by Graves Humphreys Hardware Co., Bluefield Supply Co., and Monroe Hardware Co. before retiring in 1983. He was a member and past deacon of the First Baptist Church of Galax and an active member of Galax Lions Club for many years. He loved his Lord, his family, his country and his many friends and was loved dearly in return. The family will receive friends at Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home in Galax from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, April 30, 1999. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 1, 1999 at the First Baptist Church, Galax with the Rev. David Slayton officiating. Interment will follow at Felts Memorial Cemetery in Galax. Memorial contributions may be directed to First Baptist Church, Galax. on April 29, 1999.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 6, District 162, Slab Fork, Raleigh Co., West Virginia11
1930Dwelling 152, District 10, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 120, District 32-12, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1940Farm laborer7

Family

Mable Frances Hale b. September 10, 1922, d. August 11, 2015
Marriage*Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham married Mable Frances Hale, daughter of William Elliott "Willie" Hale and Ollie Jane Whitenack, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cleo Calvin Graham obituary in the Apr 29, 1999 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. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Andrew Lester Graham, Jr. obituary in the Mar 7, 2002 edition.
  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. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Pearl Yeatts Graham obituary in the May 11, 1972 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Hale Graham obituary in the Aug 13, 2015 edition.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Mable Frances Hale1,2,3,4

F, b. September 10, 1922, d. August 11, 2015
FatherWilliam Elliott "Willie" Hale5,1,2,3,6,7,8,9,4 b. October 19, 1896, d. November 30, 1963
MotherOllie Jane Whitenack5,1,2,3,6,7,8,9,4 b. December 5, 1898, d. September 21, 1990
     Mable Frances Hale was buried at Felts Memorial Cemetery, Galax, Virginia.4 She was born on September 10, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3,4 She married Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham, son of Andrew Lester Graham Sr. and Annie Pearl Yeatts, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,10,3,4 As of March 4, 1944,her married name was Graham. Mable Frances Hale died on August 11, 2015 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., North Carolina, at age 92.4 She Frances Hale Graham, 92, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at Arbor Acres Retirement Community. She was born on September 10, 1922 in Floyd County, Va. to Ollie Jane and William Elliott Hale. Her beloved husband, CC "Buddy" Graham predeceased her in 1999. She was also preceded in death by her dear sisters, Garnet Hale King, Nelva Hale Rutrough and her brother, William Elliott Hale, Jr. Frances is survived by her daughter, Janet Graham Wells and son-in-law, Mike Wells, of Winston-Salem, N.C; three beloved grandchildren, Laura Wells Betz and husband, John, of South Bend, Ind., Michael Wells, Jr. and wife, Jillian, of Greensboro, N.C., and Christopher Wells and wife, Mary, Eileen of, Chicago, Ill. She delighted in being a great grandmother to Emma, Jack, and Jane Betz and Caroline and Emmett Wells. She was a beloved aunt and great aunt to many surviving nieces and nephews. Frances was a graduate of Check High School in Floyd County, Va. She was a graduate of Radford University with a BS in elementary education. She taught in the primary grades in the public schools of Roanoke County, Va., Floyd, Va., and Galax City schools. The majority of her teaching occurred at her beloved Galax Elementary School in the first grade. For 43 years, she was an advocate for her students, some of whom still keep in touch with her. She was a master teacher who received the Teacher of the Year Award. She also was forever a supporter of the hard-working teachers and staff who served the students in the public school system of Galax. After her retirement, she served on the Galax City School Board for five years with distinction. Frances was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church of Galax for over 60 years, where she had many dear friends. Frances was also a member of the Delta Kappa Gamma teaching organization. She was also a member of the Lion's Club. Most importantly, Frances was a dear wife to her husband, loving mother to her daughter, and a sweet, kind grandmother and great grandmother. She will be remembered for her strength, intelligence, beauty, her love of singing, her love of poetry, her great sense of humor, the ability to make many friends, and her charm. Our family would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Fitzgerald Health Center at Arbor Acres for their loving care and devotion to Frances whom they called "Granny." They provided her family with kindness and a sense of peace. Memorials may be made to the Galax Foundation for Excellence in Education, PO Box 487, Galax, Virginia 24333, or First Baptist Church, 1024 East Stuart Drive, Galax, Virginia 24333, or Arbor Acres Employee Fund, 1240 Arbor Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 16 at First Baptist Church in Galax, Va. by the Rev. Sam Bartlett and the Rev. Doug Suggs. Burial will follow at Felts Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the sanctuary from 1 to 1:45 p.m. on August 13, 2015.4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 45, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 107, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham b. January 14, 1919, d. April 28, 1999
Marriage*Mable Frances Hale married Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham, son of Andrew Lester Graham Sr. and Annie Pearl Yeatts, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,10,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, 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 Frances Hale Graham obituary in the Aug 13, 2015 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ollie Whitenack Hale obituary in the Sep 22, 1990 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nelva Hale Rutrough obituary in the Mar 21, 2006 edition.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Garnet Hale King obituary in the Oct 5, 2011 edition.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cleo Calvin Graham obituary in the Apr 29, 1999 edition.

John Calvin Graham1,2

M, b. September 19, 1955, d. September 21, 1955
FatherCleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham1,2 b. January 14, 1919, d. April 28, 1999
MotherMable Frances Hale1,2 b. September 10, 1922, d. August 11, 2015
     John Calvin Graham was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,1,2 He was born on September 19, 1955.4 He died on September 21, 1955.4,1,2

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. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. June 23, 1903, d. April 16, 1981
FatherThomas Albert "Tom" Williams7,8,9,10,1,4,5,6 b. February 4, 1867, d. March 25, 1929
MotherMartha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings7,8,9,10,4,5,6 b. August 2, 1867, d. March 4, 1962
     Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.3,5 He was born on June 23, 1903 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.3,4,5 He married Edith Irene Rapp, daughter of James Dorsey Rapp and Ada Unknown, on September 18, 1924.1,2,3,5,6 Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams died on April 16, 1981 at Low Moor, Alleghany Co., Virginia, at age 77.3,5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 328, District 72, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 231, District 76, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 39, District 105-3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1940Steam laundry truck driver11

Family

Edith Irene Rapp b. October 21, 1905, d. October 8, 1996
Marriage*Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams married Edith Irene Rapp, daughter of James Dorsey Rapp and Ada Unknown, on September 18, 1924.1,2,3,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rayburn Albert Williams obituary in the Jun 3, 1999 edition.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Robert H. Williams obituary in an Aug 27, 2001 edition.
  3. [S3411] Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  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. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Thomas A. Williams obituary in the Mar 26, 1929 edition.
  10. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Marth Ellen Going Williams obituary in the Mar 5, 1962 edition.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Sarah Elizabeth Conner1,2,3

F, b. January 25, 1843, d. May 28, 1918
FatherJohn O. Conner2,1,4,5,6,3 b. December 8, 1814, d. December 17, 1910
MotherLucinda Poff1,2,4,5,6,3 b. June 10, 1822, d. July 7, 1915
     Sarah Elizabeth Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,2,3 She was born on January 25, 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth date of Jan 15, 1843.7,2,1,3 She married William H. Aldredge, son of Anderson E. Aldredge and Beulah Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith, on November 15, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 As of November 15, 1866,her married name was Aldredge. Sarah Elizabeth Conner died on May 28, 1918 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 75.2,3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 78, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1860Dwelling 370, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1870Dwelling 234, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1880Dwelling 354, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1900Dwelling 255, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1910Dwelling 10, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Family

William H. Aldredge b. May 15, 1840, d. September 23, 1902
Marriage*Sarah Elizabeth Conner married William H. Aldredge, son of Anderson E. Aldredge and Beulah Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith, on November 15, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S354] Virginia County Clerk of Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Will Book 02, From the will of John O. Conner.
  7. [S711] Pupils of Check High School, Salem Church Head of the River Cemetery.
  8. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  16. [S96] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1853-1882.

Jesse Benjamin Hollins1

M, b. April 1, 1857, d. June 15, 1926
FatherWilliam Reily Holland/Hollins1 b. circa 1823, d. September 14, 1897
MotherMary Jane Moore1 b. September 6, 1826, d. January 15, 1917
     Jesse Benjamin Hollins was born on April 1, 1857 at Virginia. He married Matilda Ann Hall, daughter of Henry W. Hall and Rhoda Adline Stewart, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 Jesse Benjamin Hollins died on June 15, 1926 at age 69.

Family

Matilda Ann Hall b. circa 1860
Marriage*He married Matilda Ann Hall, daughter of Henry W. Hall and Rhoda Adline Stewart, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  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. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Matilda Ann Hall1

F, b. circa 1860
FatherHenry W. Hall1 b. April 3, 1827, d. December 14, 1917
MotherRhoda Adline Stewart1 b. February 28, 1834, d. November 10, 1917
     Matilda Ann Hall was born circa 1860 at Virginia.1 She married Jesse Benjamin Hollins, son of William Reily Holland/Hollins and Mary Jane Moore, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 As of November 17, 1880,her married name was Hollins.

Family

Jesse Benjamin Hollins b. April 1, 1857, d. June 15, 1926
Marriage*Matilda Ann Hall married Jesse Benjamin Hollins, son of William Reily Holland/Hollins and Mary Jane Moore, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  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. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Ennis Clifford Shaver1,2,3

M, b. July 26, 1925, d. July 9, 2012
FatherIrvin Benjamin Shaver1,4,5,2 b. April 21, 1896, d. January 11, 1975
MotherCammie Pearl Craighead1,4,2 b. July 8, 1898, d. December 21, 1928
     His Social Security Number was 224-34-3312.6 Ennis Clifford Shaver was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on July 26, 1925 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,2,3,6 He married Malicia Josephine Hollins, daughter of Oakley Leek Hollins and Melissa Maye/Mae Keaton, on August 19, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,9,7,10,11,2,12 Ennis Clifford Shaver died on July 9, 2012 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 86.2,6 He Ennis Clifford Shaver, 86, died July 9, 2012. A patient at Virginia Veterans Care Center in Salem at the time of his death, he was a lifelong resident of Copper Hill. He was preceded in death by his father, Irvin Shaver; his mothers, Cammie Craighead Shaver and Annie Vest Shaver; three brothers and a sister-in-law, Luther and Betty Shaver, William Shaver, Alton Shaver; two sisters and three brothers-in-law, Vera and Lonza Smith, Cammie and David McConnell, and Ralph Spangler. Surviving Clifford are his beloved wife of 66 years, Malicia Hollins Shaver; his son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Margie Shaver; his daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Frank Wood; grandchildren and spouses, Jim and Debbie Shaver, Ben Shaver, Shannon Wood, Bryan Wood, Tammi and Michael Jewell, and Stephanie Burgess; great-grandchildren Kaylee Wood, Dylan and McKenna Shaver. He is also survived by his much loved younger sisters, Elizabeth Wray and Essie Spangler; three sisters-in-law, Shirley Shaver, Betty Shaver, and Elta Wilson; and a large number of nieces and nephews, of whom he was especially fond. Born July 26, 1925, Clifford was a veteran of World War II. Retiring from General Electric in Salem in 1988, he happily spent the rest of his life as a full time farmer. From him, his children learned integrity and compassion. He loved people, and his friends of all ages will miss his kindness, his big smiles, and his even bigger hugs. Visitation will be held at Oakey's South Chapel, Wednesday, July 11, from 2 to 4 and from 6 to 8 p.m. Visitation will also be held Thursday morning at 10 a.m. at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren, where he had been a member since 1939. The funeral will follow there at 11 a.m., with Pastor Marty Moyer officiating and Reverend Maurice Wright participating. Burial will be at Restvale Cemetery in Copper Hill. Memorial donations may be made to Copper Hill Church of the Brethren. on July 11, 2012.2

Family

Malicia Josephine Hollins b. August 6, 1928, d. March 5, 2022
Marriage*He married Malicia Josephine Hollins, daughter of Oakley Leek Hollins and Melissa Maye/Mae Keaton, on August 19, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,9,7,10,11,2,12 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ennis Clifford Shaver obituary in the Jul 11, 2012 edition.
  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.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alton A. Shaver obituary in the Jun 23, 2003 edition.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Annie Vest Shaver obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  8. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  9. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Melissa Mae Keaton Hollins obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Orel B. Hollins obituary in the May 15, 2007 edition.
  11. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Astor Carl Hollins, Sr. obituary in the Jul 24, 2008 edition.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Malicia H. Shaver obituary in the May 1, 2022 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Sarah Francis "Sallie" Reynolds1,2

F, b. February 22, 1872, d. July 18, 1916
     Sarah Francis "Sallie" Reynolds was buried at Bott Family Cemetery, Riverside, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on February 22, 1872 at Virginia.3,2 She married James Van Buren Muncy, son of James Boling Muncy and Julia DeWeese, on December 24, 1891 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 As of December 24, 1891,her married name was Muncy. Sarah Francis "Sallie" Reynolds died on July 18, 1916 at Virginia at age 44.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 33, District 75, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3

Family

James Van Buren Muncy b. April 24, 1869, d. February 11, 1968
Marriage*Sarah Francis "Sallie" Reynolds married James Van Buren Muncy, son of James Boling Muncy and Julia DeWeese, on December 24, 1891 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S223] DeWeese Genealogy, online http://www.deweeses.com
  2. [S2333] Bott Family Cemetery, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=furrow&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=36317863&CRid=2302968&df=all&
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Leona "Lannie" Yopp1,2

F, b. May 8, 1879, d. 1972
FatherHarvey Lewis Yopp1 b. May, 1851, d. July 24, 1937
MotherLucy Ann Stewart1 b. June 7, 1854, d. March 16, 1953
     Leona "Lannie" Yopp was buried at Galilee Church Cemetery, from Salem on Rt. 11, left on Rt. 603 across railroad tracks, Elliston, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She was born on May 8, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Aquilla J. Muncy, son of James Boling Muncy and Julia DeWeese, on April 28, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of April 28, 1895,her married name was Muncy. Leona "Lannie" Yopp died in 1972 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 36, District 75, Salem, Roanoke Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her father-in-law James Muncy3

Family

Aquilla J. Muncy b. August 12, 1872, d. December 26, 1898
Marriage*Leona "Lannie" Yopp married Aquilla J. Muncy, son of James Boling Muncy and Julia DeWeese, on April 28, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S2335] Galilee Church Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=47349949&CRid=2339074&
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S1299] Jack Spangler, Lucy Ann Yopp in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jul 5, 2006.

Harvey Duskin Muncy1,2

M, b. August 4, 1897, d. June 9, 1922
FatherAquilla J. Muncy3 b. August 12, 1872, d. December 26, 1898
MotherLeona "Lannie" Yopp3,4 b. May 8, 1879, d. 1972
     Harvey Duskin Muncy was buried at Little Hope Church Cemetery, Cove Hollow Road, near Elliston, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,5 He married Pearl Unknown.6 Harvey Duskin Muncy was born on August 4, 1897 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,5,2 He died on June 9, 1922 at Tanners Creek, Norfolk Co., Virginia, at age 24; Was a bridge worker and died in an accidental drowning.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 36, District 75, Salem, Roanoke Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his grandfather James Muncy4
1920Dwelling 151, District 99, Rock, Mercer Co., West Virginia7

Occupation

1920Railroad laborer7

Family

Pearl Unknown
Marriage*Harvey Duskin Muncy married Pearl Unknown.6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S267] Ruth G. Hale, Little Hope Church Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1299] Jack Spangler, Lucy Ann Yopp in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jul 5, 2006.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S576] Margaret Tynan & Rena Worthen, Montgomery Co., Virginia Cemeteries, Volume I.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

John Philipe "Philo" Pearson1,2,3

M, b. August 24, 1873, d. February 4, 1948
     John Philipe "Philo" Pearson was buried at Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., North Carolina.3,4 He was born on August 24, 1873 at Wilkes Co., North Carolina; His death certificate has a birth date of Aug 24, 1874.2,5,3 He married Lucinda Dorcess Goodwin, daughter of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on October 24, 1919.2 John Philipe "Philo" Pearson died on February 4, 1948 at North Wilkerson, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, at age 74.3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 160, District 166, Boomer, Wilkes Co., North Carolina6
1930Dwelling 237, District 8, Lenoir, Caldwell Co., North Carolina1
1940Dwelling 229, District 97-3, Boomer, Wilkes Co., North Carolina7

Occupation

1920Farmer6
1930Furniture factory cleaner1

Family

Lucinda Dorcess Goodwin b. December 26, 1900, d. October 9, 1989
Marriage*John Philipe "Philo" Pearson married Lucinda Dorcess Goodwin, daughter of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on October 24, 1919.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S579] L. H. Pearson, "Lucinda Goodwin Pearson," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 14, 2004.
  3. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the John Philo Pearson death certificate.
  4. [S6612] Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., NC, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Chester Earl Reckley1,2

M, b. October 13, 1902, d. June 6, 1998
     Chester Earl Reckley was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.1 His Social Security Number was 226-01-1986.3 He was born on October 13, 1902 at Allegany Co., Maryland.3,2 He married Rachel Gladys Goodwin, daughter of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on December 24, 1922.4 Chester Earl Reckley died on June 6, 1998 at Alabama at age 95.3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 111, District 8, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 50, District 81-16, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1930Silk mill shipper5
1940Rayon mill worker6

Family

Rachel Gladys Goodwin b. April 21, 1903, d. February 12, 1996
Marriage*Chester Earl Reckley married Rachel Gladys Goodwin, daughter of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on December 24, 1922.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2274] Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Roanoke, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=49961910&CRid=49750&
  2. [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.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rachel Goodwin Reckley obituary in the Feb 14, 1996 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. [S8639] Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, online updikefuneralhome.com, From the Everett Chester Reckley obituary.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Callie Elizabeth Hickson1,2

F, b. June 5, 1912, d. April 8, 1996
     Her Social Security Number was 225-22-2980.3 Callie Elizabeth Hickson was buried at East Hill Cemetery, both sides of Rt. 11, Elliston, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,4 She was born on June 5, 1912 at Virginia.3,4 She married Elbert McCanless Goodwin, son of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on March 26, 1934.2 As of March 26, 1934,her married name was Goodwin. Callie Elizabeth Hickson died on April 8, 1996 at Virginia at age 83.3,1,2,4 She GOODWIN, Callie Elizabeth Hickson, 83, of Roanoke, died Monday, April 8, 1996. Arrangements by Lotz Salem Chapel. on April 9, 1996.1

Census Records

1940Dwelling 182, District 81-26, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia5

Family

Elbert McCanless Goodwin b. April 21, 1907, d. April 30, 1989
Marriage*Callie Elizabeth Hickson married Elbert McCanless Goodwin, son of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on March 26, 1934.2 
Children
  • Shirley A. Goodwin5
  • Elbert Lynwood Goodwin5

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Callie Hickson Goodwin obituary in the Apr 9, 1996 edition.
  2. [S237] Ruth G. Hale & Glenna G. Garner, East Hill Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S576] Margaret Tynan & Rena Worthen, Montgomery Co., Virginia Cemeteries, Volume I.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Bernice Hall Thompson1,2,3

M, b. March 13, 1911, d. May 11, 1989
     Bernice Hall Thompson was buried at Westview Cemetery, Kinston, Lenoir Co., North Carolina.2 His Social Security Number was 231-05-4986.4,5 He was born on March 13, 1911 at Franklin Co., Virginia.4,5,1,2 He married Sadie Angelina Goodwin, daughter of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on June 24, 1931 at Roanoke, Virginia.6,3 Bernice Hall Thompson died on May 11, 1989 at Kinston, Lenoir Co., North Carolina, at age 78.5,4,2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 311, District 81-16, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia7
1950Dwelling 412, District 34-6, Brown Hill, Franklin Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1940Grocery salesman7
1950Nylon plant millwright8

Family

Sadie Angelina Goodwin b. June 18, 1909, d. October 13, 1994
Marriage*Bernice Hall Thompson married Sadie Angelina Goodwin, daughter of Foilus Grant "Falley" Goodwin and Elmirga Jane "Maggie Jane" Muncy, on June 24, 1931 at Roanoke, Virginia.6,3 
Children
  • Jean Ramona Thompson6,7,8,9
  • Corine B. Thompson6,7,8

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S11970] Westview Cemetery, Lenoir Co., NC, online www.findagrave.com.
  3. [S11575] Unknown compiler, Virginia, U.S., Marriage Registers, 1853-1935.
  4. [S1028] North Carolina Archives and Records Section and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, North Carolina Death Indexes, 1908-2004.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S1777] Star-News, From the Sadie Goodwin Thompson obituary in the Oct 15, 1994 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S11679] Unknown author, 1950 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.