Dorothy Lane Gruber1

F, b. September 20, 1922, d. October 12, 1980
     Dorothy Lane Gruber was born on September 20, 1922 at Pennsylvania.1,2,3 She married James Thornton Prillaman, son of John Tyler Prillaman and Elvada Esther Conner, on November 3, 1941 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 As of November 3, 1941,her married name was Prillaman. Dorothy Lane Gruber died on October 12, 1980 at Palm Beach Co., Florida, at age 58.2

Family

James Thornton Prillaman b. January 20, 1921, d. July 19, 1985
Marriage*She married James Thornton Prillaman, son of John Tyler Prillaman and Elvada Esther Conner, on November 3, 1941 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 
Children
  • Sandra Lee "Sandy" Prillaman1
  • Jamie Gale Prillaman1
  • Rebecca Ann "Becky" Prillaman1
  • Susan Elizabeth Prillaman1

Citations

  1. [S297] Ellen Stanley Rogers & Norris Prillaman Miller, The Prillaman Family, Descendants of Jacob Prillaman.
  2. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.
  3. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Itlean Hinds1,2,3

F, b. 1923, d. June 17, 2014
     Itlean Hinds was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born in 1923 at Florence, Florence Co., South Carolina.4,2 She married Noah David Gray, son of Noah Bernard Gray and Lillian Lossie Bower, circa 1945.1,2 As of circa 1945,her married name was Gray.1 Itlean Hinds died on June 17, 2014 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,3 She Itlean Hinds Gray, 91, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014. She was born in Florence, S.C., a daughter of the late Oliver James Hinds and Georgia Hines Hinds and had been an area resident most of her life. She retired from Verizon following many years of service and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 67 years, Noah David Gray, who died in 2012. She is survived by two sisters-in-law, Ruby Gray and Sadie Hinds, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. The family would like to take this opportunity to express their sincere appreciation to the staff at the Oaks Assisted Living at Richfield for the love, care and support that they have given to Itlean during the last two years. In keeping with Itlean's wishes, there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Sherwood Memorial Park. The Rev. Ivey Adams will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her honor to Bethel Baptist Church, 1601 South Colorado St. Salem, VA 24153. on June 20, 2014.2

Family

Noah David Gray b. February 8, 1916, d. May 21, 2012
Marriage*She married Noah David Gray, son of Noah Bernard Gray and Lillian Lossie Bower, circa 1945.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Noah David Gray obituary in the May 23, 2012 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Itlean Hinds Gray obituary in the Jun 20, 2014 edition.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S1235] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.

Claudine Ruth Bradley1,2,3

F, b. December 16, 1924, d. August 6, 2000
     Her Social Security Number was 231-24-6478.4 Claudine Ruth Bradley was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 She was born on December 16, 1924 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,3 She married Earl Bernard Gray, son of Noah Bernard Gray and Beatrice Lee Stevens, on August 25, 1973 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 As of August 25, 1973,her married name was Gray.2 Claudine Ruth Bradley died on August 6, 2000 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 75.1,4,5 She GRAY, Claudine Bradley, 75, of Salem, passed away Sunday, August 6, 2000. She was a long time member of Central United Methodist Church, Salem, where she taught Sunday school for 50 years. She is preceded in death by her parents, Jesse and Stella Payne Bradley and her husband, Earl Bernard Gray. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Mickey L. and Jo Ann St. Clair; grandchildren, Shaun St. Clair and Melanie St. Clair; a great-grandchild, Phoenix St. Clair; and a brother and sister-in-law, Jesse and Lillian Bradley. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2000 at 11 a.m. at John M. Oakey and Son Salem Funeral Home with the Rev. Ed Birch officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 8, 2000 from 7 to 9 p.m. at John M. Oakey and Son Salem Funeral Home. on August 7, 2000.1

Family

Earl Bernard Gray b. May 12, 1920, d. January 18, 2000
Marriage*She married Earl Bernard Gray, son of Noah Bernard Gray and Beatrice Lee Stevens, on August 25, 1973 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Claudine Bradley Gray obituary in the Aug 7, 2000 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Wilma McNeese

F, b. June 30, 1914, d. December 30, 1999
     Wilma McNeese married James Thornton Prillaman, son of John Tyler Prillaman and Elvada Esther Conner.1,2 Her Social Security Number was 266-07-4020.3 Wilma McNeese was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Her married name was Prillaman. She was born on June 30, 1914.3 She died on December 30, 1999 at Florida at age 85.3,1 She PRILLAMAN, Wilma M., 85, of Delray Beach, Florida and formerly of Floyd County, died Thursday, December 30, 1999. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Thornton Prillaman. Surviving is one sister, Laurabelle Brola; five nieces, Joanna Baynon, Leslie Craig, Laura McIntyre, Susan Cox, Charla Prillaman all of Delray Beach, Fla; four stepdaughters, Becky Prillaman and husband, Bert Pearce and their two children, Jana and Michael Pearce, all of Atlanta, Ga., Natalia Prillaman of Charlotte, N.C., Sandy and Susan Prillaman of Atlanta, Ga; sisters-in-law and husband, Jenny and Frank Carmack of Roanoke, Pauline Prillaman; brothers-in-law and wives, John and Peggy Prillaman of Quinton, Va., Donald and Jean Prillaman of Orlando, Fla. Funeral services in Delray Beach Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at First Baptist Church where she was an active and faithful member. Graveside services will be Friday, January 7, 2000 at 2 p.m. at Restvale Cemetery in Floyd County. Dr. F. Tupper Garden of Raleigh Court Presbyterian Church will officiate. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, Delray Beach, Florida 33484. Arrangements by Oakey's South Chapel. on January 5, 2000.1

Family

James Thornton Prillaman b. January 20, 1921, d. July 19, 1985
Marriage*She married James Thornton Prillaman, son of John Tyler Prillaman and Elvada Esther Conner.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Wilma M. Prillaman obituary in the Jan 5, 2000 edition.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Sarah Ann Clingenpeel1

F, b. June 27, 1837, d. January 20, 1920
MotherElizabeth Clingenpeel2 b. circa 1817
     Sarah Ann Clingenpeel was buried at Simpson Family Cemetery, Gold Field Road, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,4 She was born on June 27, 1837 at Franklin Co., Virginia.3 She married Joseph D. King, son of Henry D. King and Sarah Ann Bartlett, on May 29, 1856 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,1 As of May 29, 1856,her married name was King. Sarah Ann Clingenpeel died on January 20, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 82.1,6

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 134, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son Joseph8

Family

Joseph D. King b. August 9, 1832, d. July 13, 1913
Marriage*Sarah Ann Clingenpeel married Joseph D. King, son of Henry D. King and Sarah Ann Bartlett, on May 29, 1856 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S553] Sandra C. Williams, "Joseph Henry King, Ancestors and Descendants of," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jul 27, 2004.
  3. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  4. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  5. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  6. [S2391] Floyd County Historical Society Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA, online http://floydcountyhistoricalsociety.org/cemeteries/alpha.html
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  10. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  11. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  12. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm

Wyoming W. Walton1,2,3

M, b. April 7, 1886, d. April 3, 1904
FatherJames Wellington Walton Jr.2,3 b. December 14, 1847, d. July 22, 1934
MotherMary Jane Conner2,3 b. November 24, 1856, d. May 4, 1937
     Wyoming W. Walton was buried at Walton Cemetery, Pee Wee Drive, S. E., Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on April 7, 1886 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 He died on April 3, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 17.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 111, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S201] Mary Conner Williams and Mary Leigh Williams, Walton Cemetery.
  2. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

James William McFarland1,2

M, b. August 3, 1922, d. July 23, 1994
     His Social Security Number was 227-14-1386.3 James William McFarland was born on August 3, 1922 at Ellett, Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,2 He married Edna Marie Epperly, daughter of Alonzo Conner "Lonzo" Epperly and Myrtle Ellen Poff, on December 23, 1958 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,4 James William McFarland died on July 23, 1994 at age 71.3

Family

Edna Marie Epperly b. November 16, 1931, d. April 12, 2017
Marriage*He married Edna Marie Epperly, daughter of Alonzo Conner "Lonzo" Epperly and Myrtle Ellen Poff, on December 23, 1958 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,4 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Myrtle Ellen Epperly obituary in the Mar 25, 1999 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S593] Daily Press, From the Edna Marie Epperly McFarland obituary in the Apr 15, 2017 edition.

Dorothy Jane Epperly1,2,3,4,5,6

F, b. October 21, 1926, d. October 14, 2017
FatherAlonzo Conner "Lonzo" Epperly1,2,3,4,6,7,8 b. January 3, 1883, d. February 24, 1962
MotherMyrtle Ellen Poff1,2,3,4,6,7,8 b. May 4, 1905, d. March 23, 1999
     Dorothy Jane Epperly was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.6 She was born on October 21, 1926 at Roanoke, Virginia.4,5,6 As of February 12, 1944,her married name was Jones.4 She married Roy Clinton Jones on February 12, 1944 at Rogers, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,4,6,7 Dorothy Jane Epperly died on October 14, 2017 at Virginia at age 90.6 She Dorothy Epperly Jones, 90, of Pilot, passed away on Saturday, October 14, 2017. She was born on October 21, 1926 to the late Lonza and Myrtle Epperly. In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her brother, Leonard Epperly; sister, Edna McFarland; and granddaughter, Michelle Collins. Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 73 years, Roy Jones; son, Clinton Jones; daughter, Sandra Manning and husband Ersel; grandchild, Casey Jones and wife Laurie; three great-grandchildren; brother, Edward Epperly and wife Dolly; as well as several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Horne Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will be held at 2 p.m. in the Chapel, with the Rev. Kenneth Kingrea officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg. on October 17, 2017.6

Census Records

1930Dwelling 41, District 28, Roanoke, Virginia2
1940Dwelling 412, District 61-6, Auburn, Montgomery Co., Virginia3

Family

Roy Clinton Jones b. August 29, 1919, d. July 13, 2018
Marriage*Dorothy Jane Epperly married Roy Clinton Jones on February 12, 1944 at Rogers, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,4,6,7 
Children
  • Clinton Jones9,6
  • Sandra Faye Jones9,6

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Myrtle Ellen Epperly obituary in the Mar 25, 1999 edition.
  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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  5. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Epperly Jones obituary in the Oct 17, 2017 edition.
  7. [S593] Daily Press, From the Edna Marie Epperly McFarland obituary in the Apr 15, 2017 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edward Epperly obituary in the Jul 3, 2019 edition.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roy C. Jones obituary in the Jul 15, 2018 edition.