Roy Junior "Papa Roy" Martin1,2,3

M, b. September 3, 1927, d. February 27, 2006
FatherGraden Lee Martin1,4,2,5,6,3,7 b. December 12, 1895, d. December 28, 1968
MotherZettie Green Lawrence1,4,2,5,6,3,7 b. July 1, 1900, d. May 27, 1988
     Roy Junior "Papa Roy" Martin was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 He was born on September 3, 1927 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,3,8 He married Sarah Rebecca Quail on December 23, 1944.4,2,3 Roy Junior "Papa Roy" Martin died on February 27, 2006 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 78.2,8 He In loving memory of Roy Junior Martin, "Papa Roy." Dear husband, Daddy and Granddaddy, he was loved by everybody, passed on to meet his Heavenly Father. Roy Junior Martin, 78, of Salem, passed away Monday, February 27, 2006 at home. He was employed by Norfolk and Western for 27 years and was a member of First Evangelical Methodist Church of Salem. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grade and Zettie Martin; and brothers, Bob Martin and Eddie Martin. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Sarah Q. Martin; sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Peggy Martin of Salem, Blaine and Barbara Martin of Richmond; daughter and son-in-law, Janet and Stephen Stump; grandchildren, David and wife, Amy Martin, Laura and husband, Matt Tucker, Ashley Stump, Kevin Martin, Scott Martin, and Trevor Stump; great-grandchildren, Mackenzie and Madison Martin, and soon to be born, Carson Tucker; sisters and their husbands, Evelyn and Gene Yates, Kathaleen and Walter Alls, Dorothy and Jack Boothe, Nancy and Bobby Whitmire, and Virginia Wells; brother and his wife, James and Shirley Martin. The family will receive friends Tuesday and Wednesday night 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 2, 1 p.m. at First Evangelical Methodist Church, with the Rev. Travis Oswald and the Rev. Ralph Clayton officiating. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park. Arrangements are being handled by Lotz Funeral Home, Salem.
on February 28, 2006.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 191, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 105, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Family

Sarah Rebecca Quail
Marriage*Roy Junior "Papa Roy" Martin married Sarah Rebecca Quail on December 23, 1944.4,2,3 
Children
  • Michael David Martin2,3
  • Blaine McKenny Martin2,3
  • Janet Leigh Martin2,3

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roy Junior Martin obituary in the Feb 28, 2006 edition.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford James Martin obituary in the Mar 12, 2010 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Ronsford James "Jim" Martin1,2,3,4,5

M, b. circa 1931, d. March 10, 2010
FatherGraden Lee Martin1,2,3,4 b. December 12, 1895, d. December 28, 1968
MotherZettie Green Lawrence1,2,3,4 b. July 1, 1900, d. May 27, 1988
     Ronsford James "Jim" Martin was buried at Butt Cemetery, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 He was born circa 1931 at Virginia.3 He married Martha Anne Martin on October 13, 1951 at Union, Union Co., South Carolina.6 Ronsford James "Jim" Martin and Martha Anne Martin were divorced on April 4, 1955 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 Ronsford James "Jim" Martin married Shirley June Underwood on November 13, 1955 at Chesterfield Co., South Carolina.1,2,4 Ronsford James "Jim" Martin died on March 10, 2010 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 He Ronsford James (Jim) Martin, 78, of Salem, Va., went to be with the Lord on Wednesday morning, March 10, 2010. He served his country in the United States Army for two years and the Army Reserves for 10 years. He was a Truck Driver and Fleet Manager for Sav-A-Stop for 23 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Graden and Zettie Martin; and his brothers, Bob, Eddie and Roy Martin. Surviving are his loving wife of 53 years, Shirley Martin; his sons, Ronnie, Jeff and Darryl Martin; his daughter, Melissa Grant and husband, Granville; his grandchildren, Adam and Lauren Martin and Zeb Grant. He is also survived by his sisters, Kathleen Alls and husband, Buddy, Virginia Wells, Evelyn Yates and husband, Gene, Dorothy Boothe and husband, Jack, and Nancy Whitmer and husband, Bobby. The family will receive friends at Lotz Funeral Home in Salem on Saturday, March 13, 2010, from 10 a.m. to noon with a funeral service to begin at noon with Pastor Elwood Carwille officiating. The interment will follow in Butts Cemetery. on March 12, 2010.4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 105, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3

Family 1

Martha Anne Martin
Marriage*Ronsford James "Jim" Martin married Martha Anne Martin on October 13, 1951 at Union, Union Co., South Carolina.6 
Divorce* Ronsford James "Jim" Martin and Martha Anne Martin were divorced on April 4, 1955 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 

Family 2

Shirley June Underwood
Marriage*Ronsford James "Jim" Martin married Shirley June Underwood on November 13, 1955 at Chesterfield Co., South Carolina.1,2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roy Junior Martin obituary in the Feb 28, 2006 edition.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford James Martin obituary in the Mar 12, 2010 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford Lee Martin obituary in the May 13, 2011 edition.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. August 6, 1934, d. November 23, 2000
FatherGraden Lee Martin1,2,8,9,5 b. December 12, 1895, d. December 28, 1968
MotherZettie Green Lawrence1,2,8,9,5 b. July 1, 1900, d. May 27, 1988
     Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.3 His Social Security Number was 227-42-3597.10 He was born on August 6, 1934 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.10,4,6 He married Gladys Anne Parrish on July 3, 1953 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin and Gladys Anne Parrish were divorced on March 10, 1983 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin married Shirley Marie Stump on December 31, 1987 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin died on November 23, 2000 at Franklin Co., Virginia, at age 66.3,10,7 He MARTIN, Edward R., ( Eddie ), 66, of Boones Mill, and formerly of Salem, was escorted by Angels to Heaven on Thursday, November 23, 2000. Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Shirley Martin; sons and daughters-in-law, Barry and Jody Martin, Clayton and Beth Martin, Donnie and Caril Martin, Tony, Richard and Patrick Martin; daughters and sons-in-law, Annette and Steve Nichols, Christie and Tillow Dishon, Rita Boitnott; 18 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Roy and Sarah Martin, James and Shirley Martin; sisters and brothers-in-law, Virginia Wells, Kathleen and Walter Alls, Evelyn and Gene Yates, Dorothy and Jack Boothe, Nancy and Bobby Whitmer. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to the Carilion Hospice of Franklin County. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, November 25, 2000 at Simpson-Tharp Funeral Home, 5160 Peters Creek Rd., by the Rev. Jerry Clevenger. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Simpson-Tharp Funeral Home. on November 25, 2000.3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 105, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Family 1

Gladys Anne Parrish
Marriage*Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin married Gladys Anne Parrish on July 3, 1953 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 
Divorce* Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin and Gladys Anne Parrish were divorced on March 10, 1983 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 
Children
  • Barry Martin3,11
  • Patrick Martin3,11
  • Rita Martin3
  • Marie Annette Martin+3,11,5 b. July 9, 1956, d. December 19, 2013
  • Clayton Edward Martin3,11,5
  • Donald Lynn "Donnie" Martin3,11,5
  • Anthony Quinn "Tony" Martin3,11,5
  • Richard Dennis Martin3,11,5
  • Christie Anne Martin3,11

Family 2

Shirley Marie Stump
Marriage*Edward Raymond "Eddie" Martin married Shirley Marie Stump on December 31, 1987 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roy Junior Martin obituary in the Feb 28, 2006 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edward R. Martin obituary in the Nov 25, 2000 edition.
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  6. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford James Martin obituary in the Mar 12, 2010 edition.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Marie Nichols obituary in the Dec 22, 2013 edition.

Calvin Harold "Cal" Johnson1,2,3

M, b. August 18, 1894, d. July 31, 1967
     Calvin Harold "Cal" Johnson married Catherine "Katie" Williams, daughter of John Morgan Williams and Emma Jane Smoot.4,3 His Social Security Number was 577-28-6215.5 Calvin Harold "Cal" Johnson was buried at Winchester National Cemetery, 401 National Avenue, Winchester, Virginia.6 He was born on August 18, 1894 at Kanawha Co., West Virginia.5,6,2,3 He died on July 31, 1967 at Berkeley Co., West Virginia, at age 72.6,3

Family

Catherine "Katie" Williams b. January 18, 1900, d. November 9, 1976
Marriage*He married Catherine "Katie" Williams, daughter of John Morgan Williams and Emma Jane Smoot.4,3 

Citations

  1. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the John Edward Williams obituary in the Nov 30, 1964 edition.
  2. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  3. [S2877] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.
  4. [S1071] Carol Harrison, "Williams Family Researcher Carol Harrison," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S1405] National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006.

Vernon McClure Wells1,2,3,4

M, b. April 11, 1926, d. May 24, 1990
     His Social Security Number was 224-24-4747.4 Vernon McClure Wells was born on April 11, 1926 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,3,4 He married Virginia Dare Martin, daughter of Graden Lee Martin and Zettie Green Lawrence, on December 29, 1951 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 Vernon McClure Wells died on May 24, 1990 at Fairfax Co., Virginia, at age 64.4,5

Family

Virginia Dare Martin
Marriage*He married Virginia Dare Martin, daughter of Graden Lee Martin and Zettie Green Lawrence, on December 29, 1951 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children
  • Steven Bennett Wells2
  • Mark Timothy Wells2

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Ernest Raymond "Jack" Williams1,2,3

M, b. June 1, 1902, d. November 21, 1990
FatherJohn Morgan Williams1,4,5,6,7,2,8,9 b. April 20, 1862, d. January 15, 1942
MotherEmma Jane Smoot1,4,6,7,2,8 b. May 18, 1864, d. January 1, 1936
     His Social Security Number was 719-03-2306.10 Ernest Raymond "Jack" Williams was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, 3000 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.2 He married Eula Beatrice Cumbie.2 Ernest Raymond "Jack" Williams was born on June 1, 1902 at Amherst Co., Virginia.10,2 He died on November 21, 1990 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 88.10,2,3 He Ernest Raymond (Jack) Williams, 88, of 108 Woody's Lane, Madison Heights, died at 6:35 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 1990 in Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Eula Cumbie Williams. Born in Amherst County, June 1, 1902, he was a son of the late John Morgan Williams and Emma Smoot Williams. He was a member of Madison Heights United Methodist Church and was a retired car inspector with the Southern Railroad. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen (AFL-CIO) Spencer Lodge No. 205. In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Gaynell (Sally) Schalk of Muskegon, Mich; one son, Clarence E. Williams and daughter-in-law, Dianne H. Williams, of Madison Heights; five grandchildren, Ernest Campbell of Fruitport, Mich., Eddie Williams, Billy Williams, both of Madison heights, Marie Smith of Muskeogon, Mich., and Julia Thompson of Orlando, Fla., six great-grandchildren; a devoted sister-in-law, Thelma Cumbie of Madison Heights; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Calvin Lynwood Williams, four sisters and two brothers. A graveside service will be conducted Saturday at 11 a.m. in Spring Hill Cemetery by the Rev. Bob Lamb and the Rev. Glenn David Vaughan. on November 22, 1990.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 54, District 102, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia1
1940Dwelling 130, District 63-6, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia9

Family

Eula Beatrice Cumbie b. September 27, 1909, d. October 29, 1994
Marriage*Ernest Raymond "Jack" Williams married Eula Beatrice Cumbie.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the Ernest Raymond Williams obituary in the Nov 22, 1990 edition.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S1065] The News, Lynchburg, Campbell Co., Virginia, From the Emma Jane Williams obituary in the Jan 2, 1936 edition.
  5. [S1065] The News, Lynchburg, Campbell Co., Virginia, From the John Morgan Williams obituary in the Jan 17, 1942 edition.
  6. [S1065] The News, Lynchburg, Campbell Co., Virginia, From the Nettie Blanche Williams Taylor obituary in an undated edition.
  7. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the John Edward Williams obituary in the Nov 30, 1964 edition.
  8. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the Emma Gertrude Williams Smith obituary in the Oct 1, 1986 edition.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the Clarence Edward Williams obituary in the Jul 4, 2018 edition.

Fred Morris Craig1,2,3

M, b. September 8, 1897, d. February 20, 1984
     His Social Security Number was 225-16-4959.4 Fred Morris Craig SHAWSVILLE - Fred Morris Craig, age 86, and Elsie Lawrence Craig, age 79, died at their home. Mr. Craig is survived by one sister, Mrs. Earl (Countess) Grace, Roanoke. Mrs. Craig is survived by one sister, Mrs. Zettie Lawrence Martin, Salem; two brothers, Alvin W. Lawrence and Roman Lawrence, both of Salem. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the Grant E. Bryant Funeral Home, Elliston. Interment in White Cemetery, Shawsville. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday 7:00 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Grant E. Bryant Funeral Home.2 He was buried at White Cemetery (also known as Crockett Cemetery), Rt. 637, near Rt. 11, Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,5 He was born on September 8, 1897 at Virginia.4,3 He married Elsie Marada Lawrence, daughter of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on September 24, 1921 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,5,6 Fred Morris Craig died on February 20, 1984 at age 86.

Census Records

1930Dwelling 202, District 2, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1930Farm laborer7

Family

Elsie Marada Lawrence b. June 1, 1904, d. February 22, 1984
Marriage*Fred Morris Craig married Elsie Marada Lawrence, daughter of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on September 24, 1921 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,5,6 

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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Fred Morris and Elsie Lawrence Craig obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Oscar Theodore King1,2,3,4

M, b. November 16, 1907, d. October 19, 1976
FatherAndrew William King3,4,2 b. March 25, 1866, d. March 23, 1941
MotherMartha Victoria Austin3,4,2 b. November 25, 1882, d. April 9, 1948
     Oscar Theodore King was buried at East Hill Cemetery, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 He was born on November 16, 1907 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 He married Mettie Pamela Lawrence, daughter of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on December 25, 1927 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 Oscar Theodore King died on October 19, 1976 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 68.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 240, District 124, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 182, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 27, District 81-26, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1930Farmer4
1940Labor foreman5

Family

Mettie Pamela Lawrence b. February 25, 1907, d. September 3, 1982
Marriage*Oscar Theodore King married Mettie Pamela Lawrence, daughter of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on December 25, 1927 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  7. [S731] Virginian-Pilot, From the Stella M. Kingery obituary in the Feb 13, 2013 edition.
  8. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  10. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Stella Mae King1,2,3,4,5

F, b. September 28, 1928, d. February 11, 2013
FatherOscar Theodore King1,2,3,6,5 b. November 16, 1907, d. October 19, 1976
MotherMettie Pamela Lawrence1,2,3,6,5 b. February 25, 1907, d. September 3, 1982
     Stella Mae King was born on September 28, 1928 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.7,4,8,5 As of April 4, 1946,her married name was Kingery.5 She married Harry Ellis Kingery on April 4, 1946 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 Stella Mae King and Harry Ellis Kingery were divorced on July 14, 1970 at Chesapeake, Virginia.4 Stella Mae King died on February 11, 2013 at Chesapeake, Virginia, at age 84.8,6,9 She Stella M. Kingery, 84, of Chesapeake, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013, surrounded by her family. Born in Roanoke, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Mattie King. Stella retired from Chesapeake General Hospital in 1993. Survivors include her children, Lottie Smith, Barry Kingery and Bruce Kingery; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 15, 2013 at the Great Bridge Chapel of Oman Funeral Home & Crematory, 653 Cedar Road, Chesapeake. Dr. Ralph Herbert will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Chesapeake Regional Medical Center Foundation, c/o Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, 736 Battlefield Blvd., North, Chesapeake, VA 23320. on February 13, 2013.6

Census Records

1930Dwelling 182, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 27, District 81-26, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3

Family

Harry Ellis Kingery b. January 8, 1925, d. January 7, 1993
Marriage*Stella Mae King married Harry Ellis Kingery on April 4, 1946 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 
Divorce* Stella Mae King and Harry Ellis Kingery were divorced on July 14, 1970 at Chesapeake, Virginia.4 
Children
  • Lottie Mae Kingery6,10
  • Barry Ellis Kingery6,10
  • Harold Bruce Kingery6

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  6. [S731] Virginian-Pilot, From the Stella M. Kingery obituary in the Feb 13, 2013 edition.
  7. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Geneva Madaline Tate1,2,3,4,5

F, b. March 16, 1909, d. March 31, 1991
FatherEdgar Early Tate4,5
MotherJenny "Jemima" reynolds4,5
     Her Social Security Number was 226-01-1608.6 Geneva Madaline Tate was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on March 16, 1909 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.6,5 She married Alvin Winston Lawrence, son of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on September 5, 1936 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,3,5 As of September 5, 1936,her married name was Lawrence.5 Geneva Madaline Tate died on March 31, 1991 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 82.2,7 She Geneva Tate Lawrence, age 82, of Roanoke County, died Sunday. She was a long time member of Green Hill Church of the Brethren and teacher of childrens classes for over 30 years. Her husband, Alvin W. Lawrence died March 25, 1991. Surviving are three sisters and a brother-in-law, Elva Tate; Rebecca Wimmer, Polley and George Goade, all of Salem; five brothers and sisters-in-law, Prentiss and Aurelia Tate; James and Becky Tate; Edgar E. and Geraldine Tate; John W. Tate, all of Salem; Harold Tate of Annandale, Va. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. at the Green Hill Church of the Brethren with the Rev. Dee Flory officiating. Interment will be at Sherwood Memorial Park. Friends may call at John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem. on April 2, 1991.2

Family

Alvin Winston Lawrence b. September 14, 1909, d. March 25, 1991
Marriage*She married Alvin Winston Lawrence, son of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on September 5, 1936 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,3,5 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alvin Winston Lawrence obituary in the Mar 26, 1991 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Geneva Tate Lawrence obituary in the Apr 2, 1991 edition.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rebecca Susan Tate Wimmer obituary in the Jan 1, 2006 edition.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Mary Lou LaPrad1,2,3

F, b. May 18, 1915, d. July 18, 2002
FatherGeorge Calvin LaPrad1 b. July 27, 1868, d. July 31, 1950
MotherNannie Bell Boothe1 b. March 20, 1877, d. September 3, 1962
     Mary Lou LaPrad was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 Her Social Security Number was 224-09-0822.5 She was born on May 18, 1915 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,5 She married Roman W. Lawrence, son of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on June 23, 1934 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,2,3 As of June 23, 1934,her married name was Lawrence. Mary Lou LaPrad died on July 18, 2002 at age 87.4,5 She LAWRENCE, Mary Lou, 87, of Salem, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, July 18, 2002. She had lived most of her life in Salem and was retired from the Roanoke County Schools Food Services. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roman Lawrence. She is survived by two sons, G. Leland Lawrence and wife, Jean of Roanoke, O'Neal Lawrence and wife, Margaret of Salem; three grandchildren, Robert and Brian Lawrence and their mother, Rebecca Lawrence of Salem, and Ginger Harger and husband, Steve of Manassas; five sisters, Ella Blackwell and Annie Weadon of Eden, N.C., Ginny Burnap of Canton, Ohio, Molly Conner and husband, Hansel of Salem, and Daily Altice, also of Salem; numerous nieces and nephews; and her very dear church family at Mt. Olive Primitive Baptist Church in Roanoke. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 22, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the John M. Oakey & Son Salem Funeral Home with Elder Thomas Mann officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 21, 2002, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Olive Primitive Baptist Church in Roanoke. Arrangements by John M. Oakey & Son Salem Funeral Home. on July 20, 2002.4

Family

Roman W. Lawrence b. December 5, 1912, d. April 24, 1996
Marriage*She married Roman W. Lawrence, son of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on June 23, 1934 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S687] Amy Denise Conner Hughes Campbell, "Family Tree Update (Amy Denise Conner Hughes Campbell)," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Mar 18, 2002, May 30, 2002, Jan 26, 2005, and Dec 22, 2015.
  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 Mary Lou Lawrence obituary in the Jul 20, 2002 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roman Lawrence obituary in the Apr 25, 1996 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Gene Leland Lawrence obituary in the Oct 24, 2012 edition.
  8. [S937] VA Montgomery Co., Register 11, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.

Gene Leland Lawrence1,2,3,4

M, b. February 16, 1941, d. October 22, 2012
FatherRoman W. Lawrence1,2,3,4 b. December 5, 1912, d. April 24, 1996
MotherMary Lou LaPrad1,2,3,4 b. May 18, 1915, d. July 18, 2002
     Gene Leland Lawrence was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 He married Jean Crews.4 Gene Leland Lawrence was born on February 16, 1941.5 He married Margaret Ann Culverhouse on February 13, 1988 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 Gene Leland Lawrence died on October 22, 2012 at Virginia at age 71.4 He Gene Leland Lawrence, 71, of Salem, claimed the promise of the Resurrection on Monday, October 22, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary Lou and Roman Lawrence. Surviving are his wife, Jean Crews Lawrence; stepsons, Chris and wife, Michelle, and Travis and wife, Courtney, daughter, Ginger Harger; brother, O'Neal and wife, Margaret; and five very special grandchildren, Erin Jones, Crews Jones, Rhyann Jones, Layne Jones and Draven Harger. Leland grew up in Salem and worked at Gardner Denver, and later retired from Graham White Machine Shop in Salem, where he still worked two days a week until recently. Since retirement, his hobby has been working to restore his 1969 Ford Pickup. Leland enjoyed his church family at Southview United Methodist Church, and his family wants to thank all of them for the love and support they have given during his battle with cancer. In addition to his church family, the family would like to offer a special thanks to Dr. Mark Currie and the nurses at the Infusion Center for their many acts of kindness and compassion. Leland was a quiet and lovable person who was well respected by his family and friends. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to Southview United Methodist Church or to the American Cancer Society. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 26, 2012, at Simpson Funeral Home, 5160 Peters Creek Road, by Pastor Larry Edmonds. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 25, 2012, at Simpson Funeral Home. 540-366-0707. on October 24, 2012.4

Family 1

Jean Crews
Marriage*He married Jean Crews.4 

Family 2

Margaret Ann Culverhouse
Marriage*Gene Leland Lawrence married Margaret Ann Culverhouse on February 13, 1988 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roman Lawrence obituary in the Apr 25, 1996 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Lou Lawrence obituary in the Jul 20, 2002 edition.
  3. [S937] VA Montgomery Co., Register 11, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Gene Leland Lawrence obituary in the Oct 24, 2012 edition.
  5. [S1235] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.

Dr. Nicolo Giorgio Lo Mascolo1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. July 28, 1916, d. July 3, 2003
     Dr. Nicolo Giorgio Lo Mascolo was buried at Sunrise Burial Park, Rt. 11, Pulaski Co., Virginia.4 He was born on July 28, 1916 at Italy.6 He married Geraldine Frances "Gerry" Conner, daughter of Estral Ray Conner and Mary Frances Jefferson, on August 13, 1980 at Roanoke, Virginia.7,1,2,3,5 Dr. Nicolo Giorgio Lo Mascolo died on July 3, 2003 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 86.4 He LO MASCOLO, Nicolo, 86, of Radford, died Thursday, July 3, 2003 in Carilion New River Medical Center. He was a retired Doctor of Music at Radford University. Surviving are his wife Gerry C. Lo Mascolo, Radford; his children and their spouses, Angelo and Susan Lo Mascolo, New York, Orlando, and Patsy Lo Mascolo, Knoxville, Tenn., Carlo and Cheryl Lo Mascolo, Radford, Gabriella and Stan Stanley, Dinwiddie, Giuliana and Ron Vega, Charlotte, N.C., Gloria and Gary Gibson, Roanoke, Giovanna and Jack Preston, Stuarts Draft; a brother-in-law, Nindo Perrino, Milan, Italy; 14 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren also survive. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday, July 5, 2003 at the DeVilbiss Funeral Home. A Mass of the Resurection will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at St. Jude's Catholic Church with Father Patrick Golden officiating. Interment will follow in Sunrise Burial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Saint Jude's Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude's Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105 or to the Dr. Nicolo Lo Mascolo Music Scholarship Fund at Radford University. DeVilbiss Funeral Home is handling arrangements. on July 5, 2003.4

Family

Geraldine Frances "Gerry" Conner
Marriage*He married Geraldine Frances "Gerry" Conner, daughter of Estral Ray Conner and Mary Frances Jefferson, on August 13, 1980 at Roanoke, Virginia.7,1,2,3,5 

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Estral Ray Conner.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Estral Ray Conner obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Jefferson Conner obituary in the Nov 23, 2011 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nicolo Lo Mascolo obituary in the Jul 5, 2003 edition.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  6. [S3267] Sunrise Burial Park, Pulaski Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  7. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.