Linda Agee1

F, b. 1947, d. 1966
     Linda Agee married Houston H. DeWeese, son of George Cabell DeWeese and Ellen Dove "Dovie" Gearheart.1 Linda Agee was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 Her married name was DeWeese. She was born in 1947.2 She died in 1966; Died in an automobile accident.2,1

Family

Houston H. DeWeese
Marriage*She married Houston H. DeWeese, son of George Cabell DeWeese and Ellen Dove "Dovie" Gearheart.1 

Citations

  1. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  2. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

William Archer DeWeese1,2

M, b. November 30, 1878, d. February 1, 1891
FatherJames Peter DeWeese1,2 b. September 17, 1858, d. August 31, 1931
MotherLouisa Catherine Blankenship1,2 b. March 15, 1856, d. January 22, 1937
     William Archer DeWeese was buried at Siner Cemetery, off Rt. 645, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on November 30, 1878 at Virginia.1 He died on February 1, 1891 at Virginia at age 12.1

Census Records

1880Dwelling 184, District 54, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S222] Glenna G. Conner, Siner Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Harvey Letcher DeWeese1,2

M, b. September 20, 1884, d. November 11, 1957
FatherJames Peter DeWeese3,2 b. September 17, 1858, d. August 31, 1931
MotherLouisa Catherine Blankenship3,2 b. March 15, 1856, d. January 22, 1937
     Harvey Letcher DeWeese was buried at Siner Cemetery, off Rt. 645, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 He married Catherine Boyd.2 Harvey Letcher DeWeese was born on September 20, 1884 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,2 He died on November 11, 1957 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 73.4,2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 198, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Fort Bragg Military Reservation, Manchester, Cumberland Co., North Carolina5

Occupation

1930Institution guard5

Family

Catherine Boyd
Marriage*Harvey Letcher DeWeese married Catherine Boyd.2 

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S222] Glenna G. Conner, Siner Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

William Riley "Rilo" Conner1,2,3,4

M, b. May, 1847, d. December 7, 1935
FatherJohn R. Conner2,3,4 b. circa 1805
MotherDoshia/Docia Wilson2,3,4 b. January 31, 1810, d. March 20, 1890
     William Riley "Rilo" Conner was born in May, 1847 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5 He married Mary Eleanor Martin, daughter of J. Martin and Elizabeth Unknown, on December 19, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 William Riley "Rilo" Conner died on December 7, 1935 at Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 88.6

Census Records

1850Dwelling 231, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1860Dwelling 448, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1870Dwelling 239, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1880Dwelling 314, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 155, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 93, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1920Dwelling 144, District 94, Bel Air, Harford Co., MarylandEnumerated in the household of his son Samuel11
1930Dwelling 191, District 11, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia12

Occupation

1870Farmer7
1880Farmer8
1900Farmer5
1910Odd job day laborer10
1920Farm laborer11

Family

Mary Eleanor Martin b. August, 1843, d. before April 25, 1930
Marriage*William Riley "Rilo" Conner married Mary Eleanor Martin, daughter of J. Martin and Elizabeth Unknown, on December 19, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Joe Lewis Conner death certificate.
  14. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  15. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  16. [S575] Great-grandson of William Riley Conner) Susan Conner (wife of Ronald W. Conner, "William Riley Conner."
  17. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  18. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Conner-McCoy marriage record.
  19. [S921] Larry G. Shuck, Fayette Co. WV Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903.
  20. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Charles Conner death certificate.
  21. [S195] Roanoke County, Virginia Marriage License.
  22. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Samuel Conner death certificate.

Birdine Valentine DeWeese1,2

M, b. February 4, 1901, d. December 28, 1974
FatherJames Peter DeWeese3,1,4,5,6,2 b. September 17, 1858, d. August 31, 1931
MotherLouisa Catherine Blankenship3,1,4,5,6,2 b. March 15, 1856, d. January 22, 1937
     His Social Security Number was 229-54-7562.7 Birdine Valentine DeWeese was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.4,2 He was born on February 4, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,8,7,2 He married Pearl Mills, daughter of William Haden Mills and Eliza Louis/Louise Aldridge, on June 14, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,9,4,2 Birdine Valentine DeWeese died on December 28, 1974 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 73.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 90, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 153, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 195, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 262, District 119-13, Roanoke, Virginia11

Occupation

1920Farm laborer6
1922Farmer3
1930Postman10
1940Postman11

Family

Pearl Mills b. March 13, 1903, d. June 22, 2001
Marriage*Birdine Valentine DeWeese married Pearl Mills, daughter of William Haden Mills and Eliza Louis/Louise Aldridge, on June 14, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,9,4,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Pearl Mills DeWeese obituary in the Jun 24, 2001 edition.
  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. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

Mamie L. Wimmer1,2,3,4

F, b. July 20, 1907, d. January 12, 1959
FatherDaniel Moses Wimmer5,1,2,3,4,6,7,8 b. April 28, 1880, d. April 16, 1944
MotherCammie Inez DeWeese5,1,2,3,4,6,7,8 b. September 10, 1887, d. September 24, 1950
     Mamie L. Wimmer was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.9 Her married name was Cox.9 She married Unknown Cox.9,1,8 Mamie L. Wimmer was born on July 20, 1907 at Virginia.9 She died on January 12, 1959 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 51.9

Census Records

1910Dwelling 186, District 97, Buffalo, Prince Edward Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 40, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 132, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 21, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Family

Unknown Cox
Marriage*Mamie L. Wimmer married Unknown Cox.9,1,8 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virgie Wimmer Aldridge obituary in the Nov 14, 2005 edition.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Wimmer Manning obituary in the Jun 21, 2005 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Marie Wimmer Wickham obituary in the Jul 1, 2008 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Wimmer Jarrett Tuck obituary in the Jan 8, 2017 edition.
  9. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

Hazel Marie Wimmer1

F, b. October 6, 1918, d. June 29, 2008
FatherDaniel Moses Wimmer2,3,4,5,6,1,7 b. April 28, 1880, d. April 16, 1944
MotherCammie Inez DeWeese2,3,4,5,6,1,7 b. September 10, 1887, d. September 24, 1950
     Hazel Marie Wimmer was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.1 She was born on October 6, 1918 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married Ernest Wilburn Wickham, son of James Wilburn Wickham and Ann Ethel "Annie" Martin, on March 17, 1937.8,1 As of March 17, 1937,her married name was Wickham. Hazel Marie Wimmer died on June 29, 2008 at Virginia at age 89.1 She Hazel Marie Wimmer Wickham, passed away Sunday, June 29, 2008. She was a beloved and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend to many. She was born October 6, 1918 in the Copper Hill section of Floyd County, Va., the daughter of the late Daniel Moses Wimmer and Cammie DeWeese Wimmer. She moved from Floyd County to Roanoke in 1955 and to the Glenvar section of Roanoke County in 1957. She was a member of Peters Creek Church of the Brethren, an avid fisherwoman, a great sports fan, a terrific Scrabble, dominoes, and card player, and an amazing quilter and baker of fried apple pies. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Wickham, brother, Rev. Frank H. Wimmer, sisters, Mamie Wimmer Cox, Virgie Wimmer Aldridge, and Nellie Wimmer Manning. She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Evelyn Wimmer; sister, Dorothy Wimmer Tuck; sister-in-law, Elva Wickham Eary; son, Douglas Wickham and wife, Sylvia; son, Thomas W. Wickham; daughter, Jeanette Slone and husband, Odell; daughter, Diane Beason and husband, Jack; daughter, Jill Wickham and friend, Robert Acuff; grandsons, Rick Slone, Roger Slone, Earl Wise, Robert Wise, Tim Beason, Barry Wickham, Ben Wickham, Seth Wickham, and Clay Walthall; granddaughters, Regina Saul, Shari Winebarger, T.J. Beason, Cammi Beason, Laura Wickham Stogner, Katie Walthall, and Maggie Furrow; great-grandsons, Travis Slone, Justin Slone, Aaron Martin, Cameron Wise, Forest Beason, Cole Winebarger, Kellen Walthall, Justin Stogner, and Branson Stogner; great-granddaughters, Christy Slone, Emily Cyrus, Carissa Martin, Lindsay Martin, Macie Winebarger, Gracie Walthall, Shayla Wise, and Heather Wise. The family would like to express special thanks to the staff and residents of Ridgecrest Apartments, especially Rosa, for their friendship and help which enabled our mother to live and enjoy an independent lifestyle. A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at the Chapel of John M. Oakey and Son Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at John M. Oakey and Son, Salem. Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Roanoke City Rescue Mission, PO Box 11525, Roanoke, VA 24022-1525. The Wickham family is being served by John M. Oakey & Son, Salem, 540-389-5441. on July 1, 2008.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 40, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 132, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 58, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

Ernest Wilburn Wickham b. July 10, 1918, d. June 24, 1969
Marriage*Hazel Marie Wimmer married Ernest Wilburn Wickham, son of James Wilburn Wickham and Ann Ethel "Annie" Martin, on March 17, 1937.8,1 
Children
  • Barbara Jeanette Wickham1,9
  • Douglas Wickham1
  • Frances Diane Wickham1
  • Thomas Willie Wickham1,10
  • Jill Elaine Wickham1,10

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Marie Wimmer Wickham obituary in the Jul 1, 2008 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Reverend Frank H. Wimmer obituary in the Apr 8, 2002 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Wimmer Manning obituary in the Jun 21, 2005 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virgie Wimmer Aldridge obituary in the Nov 14, 2005 edition.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Wimmer Jarrett Tuck obituary in the Jan 8, 2017 edition.
  8. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Howard L. "John" Simpson1,2,3,4

M, b. October 5, 1914, d. May 1, 1973
FatherCharles Henry Simpson2,5 b. April 18, 1891, d. September 10, 1969
MotherCora Alice DeWeese2,5 b. April 9, 1897, d. August 28, 1985
     His Social Security Number was 225-01-6308.6 Howard L. "John" Simpson was buried at King Cemetery, Rt. 607, Bottom Creek area, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 He married Ruby Beckner.3,4 Howard L. "John" Simpson was born on October 5, 1914 at Virginia.6,1 He died on May 1, 1973 at age 58.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 96, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 500, District 8, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia7

Family

Ruby Beckner b. April 7, 1916, d. December 13, 1999
Marriage*Howard L. "John" Simpson married Ruby Beckner.3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S183] Roanoke Regional Preservation Office, Cemeteries in Roanoke County, Virginia.
  2. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruby Beckner Simpson obituary in the Dec 14, 1993 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Joyce Ann Simpson Myers obituary in the Nov 4, 2012 edition.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Janet Simpson Wilkerson obituary in the Sep 26, 1996 edition.

Fred Norman Simpson1,2

M, b. October 31, 1929, d. July 7, 1984
FatherCharles Henry Simpson1,3,4 b. April 18, 1891, d. September 10, 1969
MotherCora Alice DeWeese1,4,3 b. April 9, 1897, d. August 28, 1985
     Fred Norman Simpson was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.2 His Social Security Number was 230-40-6490.5 He was born on October 31, 1929 at Virginia.5,3,2 He died on July 7, 1984 at age 54.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 500, District 8, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., VirginiaEnumerated as "Ray"3
1940Dwelling 127, District 81-13, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia4

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S2265] Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Roanoke VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GSsr=241&GRid=44634996&CRid=49500&df=all&
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Lois Marie Simpson1,2,3

F, b. February 15, 1934, d. June 20, 1994
FatherCharles Henry Simpson1,2,3 b. April 18, 1891, d. September 10, 1969
MotherCora Alice DeWeese1,2,3 b. April 9, 1897, d. August 28, 1985
     Lois Marie Simpson was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 227-52-1188.4 She was born on February 15, 1934 at Virginia.4,3 She died on June 20, 1994 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 60.2,4 She SIMPSON, Lois Marie, 60, of Roanoke, died Monday, June 20, 1994, in a local nursing home following a long illness. She was predeceased by her parents, Charles H. and Cora DeWeese Simpson; three brothers and one sister. She was an employee of Double Envelope with 24 years service. Miss Simpson was a member of Valley View Wesleyan Church. Surviving are four sisters, Gladys S. Shirley and Lena S. Fuller, both of Roanoke, Laura S. Wimmer, Jacksonville, N.C., Doris S. Poling, Roanoke; three brothers, Adolphus ""Sonny"" Simpson, Roanoke, Hugh W. Simpson, Bent Mountain, E. Wayne Simpson, Roanoke. A number of nieces and nephews and special friends, Bonnie Newcomb and Lois Moore. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to Roanoke Emergency Medical Services (REMS), 374 Day Avenue, S.W., Roanoke, VA 24016 or the American Cancer Society. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday at Oakey's North Chapel by the Rev. Randy Garner, the Rev. Mike Lee, and the Rev. Alfred Moore. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at Oakey's North Chapel after 12 noon Tuesday. on June 21, 1994.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 127, District 81-13, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lois Marie Simpson obitutary in the Jun 21, 1994 edition.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Jill Annette Wimmer1,2,3,4

F, b. February 28, 1955, d. December 24, 1994
FatherHarry Lloyd Wimmer1,2,5 b. May 11, 1933, d. August 11, 2004
MotherBetty Jane Hedrick1,2,5 b. April 5, 1932, d. January 24, 2017
     Jill Annette Wimmer was buried at McKee Cemetery, Gravel Hill Road, Bedford Co., Virginia.1 Her Social Security Number was 225-98-4581.6 She was born on February 28, 1955 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6,3 She died on December 24, 1994 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 39.1,6,4 She WIMMER, Jill Annette, 39, of Salem, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, December 24, 1994. She is survived by her parents, Harry and Betty Wimmer; brothers and sisters-in-law, Gary and Kim Wimmer, Kevin and Robin Wimmer, all of Salem; grandparents, Rev. and Mrs. Frank H. Wimmer, Copper Hill; several aunts, uncles and numerous cousins. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 27, 1994, at the John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home Chapel, Salem, with Rev. R. Stuart Carlton officiating. Interment will follow at McKee Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family urges donations be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 3825 Electric Road, Roanoke, VA 24018. on December 25, 1994.1

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jill Annette Wimmer obituary in the Dec 25, 1994 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Harry Lloyd Wimmer obituary in the Aug 15, 2004 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Betty Jane Hedrick Wimmer obituary in the Jan 27, 2017 edition.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Shirley Ann Manning1,2

F, b. June 27, 1937, d. November 15, 2014
FatherRalph Sherman Manning Sr.3,4,2,1 b. April 6, 1914, d. August 17, 1992
MotherPerdine Maude Poff3,4,2,1 b. November 5, 1916, d. February 1, 2012
     Shirley Ann Manning was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born on June 27, 1937 at Virginia. She married Ronald Lee Wimmer, son of Rev. Frank H. Wimmer and Hassie Nester, on August 8, 1956. As of August 8, 1956,her married name was Wimmer. Shirley Ann Manning died on November 15, 2014 at Virginia at age 77.2 She Shirley Ann Wimmer, 77, of Bent Mountain, went to be with her Heavenly Father Saturday, November 15, 2014. Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph Manning Sr. and Perdine Manning; and her son, Donnie Wimmer. She is survived by her son, Randy Manning and wife, Rosy; her brother, Ralph Manning Jr. (Donna); and her sister, Geraldine Hicks (Bill). Her grandchildren, Heather Stitt (Jason), Frances Shugart (Matt), and Nathan and Jeremy Wimmer. Her great grandchildren, Emmalyn Stitt, Noah Shugart; and several nieces and nephews. Shirley worked at Coles Egg Farm and Custom Wood till her retirement. Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at Mount Union Church of the Brethren, 9420 Bent Mountain Road, Bent Mountain, with the Rev. Greg Fleshman officiating. Interment will follow at Copper Hill Cemetery, Copper Hill. Family will receive friends Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 5 to 8 p.m. at Oakey's South Chapel, 4257 Brambleton Ave., Roanoke. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bent Mountain Fire and Rescue Department, PO Drawer D, Bent Mountain VA 24059. on November 17, 2014.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 96, District 81-13, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia1

Family

Ronald Lee Wimmer b. April 10, 1936, d. July 12, 2005
Marriage*Shirley Ann Manning married Ronald Lee Wimmer, son of Rev. Frank H. Wimmer and Hassie Nester, on August 8, 1956. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Shirley Ann Wimmer obituary in the Nov 17, 2014 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Stitt-Wimmer wedding announcement in the Sep 14, 2008 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Perdine Poff Manning obituary in the Feb 3, 2012 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronald Wimmer obituary in the Jul 15, 2005 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mark Randall Wimmer obituary in the Dec 30, 2015 edition.

Donald Ray "Donnie" Wimmer1

M, b. March 21, 1957, d. July 30, 1984
FatherRonald Lee Wimmer1,2 b. April 10, 1936, d. July 12, 2005
MotherShirley Ann Manning1,3,4,2 b. June 27, 1937, d. November 15, 2014
     His Social Security Number was 228-84-9280.5 Donald Ray "Donnie" Wimmer was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.6 He married Kathy Ann Unknown.6 Donald Ray "Donnie" Wimmer was born on March 21, 1957 at Roanoke, Virginia.5 He died on July 30, 1984 at age 27.5

Family

Kathy Ann Unknown
Marriage*He married Kathy Ann Unknown.6 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronald Wimmer obituary in the Jul 15, 2005 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mark Randall Wimmer obituary in the Dec 30, 2015 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Perdine Poff Manning obituary in the Feb 3, 2012 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Shirley Ann Wimmer obituary in the Nov 17, 2014 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

Mark Randall "Randy" Wimmer1

M, b. June 1, 1959, d. December 25, 2015
FatherRonald Lee Wimmer2,3,4 b. April 10, 1936, d. July 12, 2005
MotherShirley Ann Manning2,3,5,6,4 b. June 27, 1937, d. November 15, 2014
     Mark Randall "Randy" Wimmer was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 He was born on June 1, 1959 at Roanoke, Virginia.4 He married Rosa "Rosie" Witt on July 17, 1980. Mark Randall "Randy" Wimmer died on December 25, 2015 at Bent Mountain, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 56.4 He Mark Randall (Randy) Wimmer, 56, of Bent Mountain, Va., passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family after a short battle with colon cancer on Friday, December 25, 2015. He was born on June 1, 1959, a son of the late Shirley Wimmer and Ronnie Wimmer. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Donnie Wimmer; and his grandparents, the Rev. Frank and Hassie Wimmer, and Ralph Manning Sr. and Perdine Manning. Randy is survived by his wife of 35 years, Rosetta "Rosy" Wimmer; his children, Heather Stitt and husband, Jason, Frances Shugart and husband, Matthew, Nathan Wimmer, Jeremy Wimmer and special girlfriend, Brittaney Bandy; four precious grandchildren whom he adored, Emmalyn and Luke Stitt and Noah and Kaitlyn Shugart; special nephews, Jed Witt and Justin Witt; his mother-in-law, Margaret "Lorraine" Witt; stepmother, Louise Wimmer; and special brothers-in-law, Lewis "Eddie" Witt and David Witt. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. He retired from Roanoke County as a building inspector after 23 years of service. He volunteered at Bent Mountain Fire and Rescue Department for 39 years, 12 serving as chief. After the death of his father-in-law, Ed Witt, Randy and his sons took over Witt's Apple Orchard. Randy enjoyed working the orchard with his sons. Randy was an avid fisherman and enjoyed being a member of the Bass Club in Floyd, Va. He enjoyed fishing and golfing with his family and friends. A special thank you to Good Samaritan Hospice for their loving care and support and Dr. Fintel and staff at Blue Ridge Cancer Center. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, January 2, 2016, at Oakey's South Chapel, 4257 Brambleton Ave., Roanoke. Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 3, 2016, at Mount Union Church of the Brethren, 9420 Bent Mountain Road, Bent Mountain, with the Rev. Greg Fleshman officiating. Interment will follow at Copper Hill Cemetery, Copper Hill, Va.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bent Mountain Fire and Rescue Department, P.O. Box Drawer D, Bent Mountain, VA 24059, and/ or Mount Union Church of the Brethren, 9420 Bent Mountain Road, Bent Mountain, VA 24059. on December 30, 2015.4

Family

Rosa "Rosie" Witt
Marriage*He married Rosa "Rosie" Witt on July 17, 1980. 
Children
  • Heather Rose Wimmer7,4
  • Frances Wimmer4
  • Nathan Wimmer4
  • Jeremy Wimmer4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Pauline Conner Sutphin obituary in the Dec 23, 2015 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronald Wimmer obituary in the Jul 15, 2005 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Stitt-Wimmer wedding announcement in the Sep 14, 2008 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mark Randall Wimmer obituary in the Dec 30, 2015 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Perdine Poff Manning obituary in the Feb 3, 2012 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Shirley Ann Wimmer obituary in the Nov 17, 2014 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Heather Wimmer & Jason Stitt wedding announcement in the Sep 14, 2008 edition.

Thomas Odell Slone1,2,3

M, b. April 1, 1933, d. September 29, 2020
     Thomas Odell Slone was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 He was born on April 1, 1933 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2 He married Barbara Jeanette Wickham, daughter of Ernest Wilburn Wickham and Hazel Marie Wimmer, on January 20, 1956.1,3 Thomas Odell Slone died on September 29, 2020 at Virginia at age 87.3 He On Tuesday, September 29, 2020, Thomas Odell Slone, 87, of Copper Hill, Virginia, passed away after struggling with various health issues. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Robert and Vinnie Mae Slone; brothers, Elmer Slone and Wilfred Slone; sisters, Dessie Dickerson, Edna Woods, and Daisy Thomasson; and a darling granddaughter, Jessica Slone. He will be sadly missed by his wife, Barbara Jeanette Wickham Slone; sons, Ricky Slone and Roger Slone (Tammy); daughters, Gina Saul (Kyle) and Shari Winebarger (Jerry); grandchildren, Christy Storey (Jason), Carissa Brown, Emily Wright (Nathan), Aaron Martin (Elizabeth), Travis Slone (Amy), Lindsey Hardin (Timmy), Justin Slone, Maci Winebarger, and Cole Winebarger; great-grandchildren, Georgia, Adelaide, Jentry and Foster; and his canine pal, Smokey. Visitation will be held from 5 until 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 1, 2020, and from 1 until 2 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020, at Oakey's South Chapel. The Funeral Service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020, at Oakey's South Chapel. Burial will follow at Copper Hill Cemetery. on October 1, 2020.3

Family

Barbara Jeanette Wickham
Marriage*He married Barbara Jeanette Wickham, daughter of Ernest Wilburn Wickham and Hazel Marie Wimmer, on January 20, 1956.1,3 
Children
  • Ricky Wayne "Rick" Slone1,4,3
  • Roger Lane Slone1,4,3
  • Regina Kaye Slone4,3
  • Shari Lynn Slone4,3

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Marie Wimmer Wickham obituary in the Jul 1, 2008 edition.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Thomas Odell Slone obituary in the Oct 1, 2020 edition.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.