Joseph Hardin Custer1

M, b. November, 1874
FatherJoseph S. Custer1 b. June 7, 1850, d. December 3, 1933
MotherElizabeth Ann Reed1 b. February 20, 1837, d. August 19, 1912
     Joseph Hardin Custer was born in November, 1874 at Virginia.2 He married Tabitha Frances Conner, daughter of Albert Conner and Mary Jane Iddings, on March 1, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1900Dwelling 319, District 46, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 183, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 159, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 470, District 3, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 6, District 81-26, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1900Farmer2
1910House carpenter6
1920Farmer7
1930Retail grocery merchant8
1940General store operator9

Family

Tabitha Frances Conner b. April 22, 1870, d. January 25, 1954
Marriage*Joseph Hardin Custer married Tabitha Frances Conner, daughter of Albert Conner and Mary Jane Iddings, on March 1, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Treasy Conner1,2

M, b. September 25, 1906, d. April 23, 1907
FatherCharles Thomas "Charlie" "Tom" Conner2 b. February 10, 1881, d. April 17, 1967
MotherMary A. Imogene Sisson2 b. September 23, 1887, d. December 16, 1969
     Treasy Conner was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on September 25, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He died on April 23, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia; The Floyd Co. Cemetery book has a birth date of Apr 28, 1907.1,2

Citations

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

Maynard Lee Inman Sr.1,2,3,4

M, b. February 21, 1923, d. March 20, 2008
     Maynard Lee Inman Sr. was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.3 He was born on February 21, 1923 at Danville, Virginia.5,3 He married Pauline Ruth Young, daughter of David Masten "Dave" Young and Laura Ovella Elizabeth Yeatts, on November 9, 1951 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2,3 Maynard Lee Inman Sr. died on March 20, 2008 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 85.3,5,4 He Maynard Lee Inman Sr., 85, of Roanoke, devoted husband, loving father, grandfather and brother went home to be with his Lord on Thursday, March 20, 2008. He was born on February 21, 1923, in Pittsylvania County (Danville) Va., the only son of the late Wesley R. And Myrtle Wall Inman. He is survived by his wife, Pauline Young Inman; daughters and sons-in-law, Valerie I. and Ray Snell, of Winston-Salem, N.C., and Karen I. And Jim Eggers, of Riner, Va; son and daughter-in-law, M. Lee Inman Jr. and wife, Sonya, of Portsmouth, Va; four grandsons, Michael J. Snell, J. Andrew Eggers, D. Wesley and C. Triston Inman; and two sisters, Ina I. Allen, of Danville, and Martha I. Edwards, of Roanoke. Maynard was a World War II veteran serving as a surgical technician in the United States Army Medical Corps. He attended Schoolfield High School, Averett College and VPI Extension all in Danville, Va. and VPI in Blacksburg. After retiring from a career in sales, he went on to own and operate two businesses, Kandu, in Blacksburg, Va. and Inman's Pipe Shop in Danville, Va. In his younger days he was an active member of the American Legion, serving as Post Commander of Post #3 in Salem, Va. and going on to serve as District Commander and Department Vice Commander. He is currently a member of Post #325 in Danville, Va. Maynard was a faithful member of the Baptist Church for most of his life serving at different times as, Sunday School Teacher, Superintendent, Church Deacon and Lay Preacher. His final spiritual commitment was at Grace United Methodist Church, joining because of the excellent home ministries provided by the Reverends, E.E. (Dick) Jones and Vern Ferguson. The family would like to thank the many health care professionals at the Salem VA Medical Center (for these past years), and more recently, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and Friendship Retirement Community for their kind and compassionate care of Maynard. Floral remembrances will be appreciated or memorials may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, 4404 Williamson Road, Roanoke, Va. 24012. Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Saturday, March 22, 2008, at Simpson Funeral Home, 5160 Peters Creek Road by the Rev. E.E. (Dick) Jones and the Rev. Vern Ferguson. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 21, 2008, at Simpson Funeral Home, 540-366-0707. on March 21, 2008.3

Family

Pauline Ruth Young
Marriage*He married Pauline Ruth Young, daughter of David Masten "Dave" Young and Laura Ovella Elizabeth Yeatts, on November 9, 1951 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2,3 
Children
  • Valerie Ann Inman1,3
  • Karen Leigh Inman1,3
  • Maynard Lee Inman Jr.1,3

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maynard Lee Inman, Sr. obituary in the Mar 21, 2008 edition.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Carrie Marie Sutphin1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. March 16, 1936, d. April 16, 2020
FatherKerry Eli Sutphin1,5,8,9,6,7 b. September 27, 1900, d. September 9, 1955
MotherBertha Louvenie "Venie" Iddings1,5,8,9,6,7 b. January 31, 1902, d. May 29, 1965
     Carrie Marie Sutphin was buried at Cole Family Cemetery, west of Coles Knob Road, west on Stonewell Road, back in woods behind first house on left, Pilot, Montgomery Co., Virginia.7 She was born on March 16, 1936 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5,6 She married Edwin Frank Cole, son of Archer Frank "Archie" Cole and Maisie Mildred King, on August 31, 1954 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5,10,6,7 As of August 31, 1954,her married name was Cole. Carrie Marie Sutphin died on April 16, 2020 at Virginia at age 84.7 She On April 16, 2020, Carrie Sutphin Cole, 84, of Pilot, Va., left us to meet her Heavenly Father and the love of her life, Edwin on the streets of gold. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. She was a member of Pilot Methodist Church. She held several offices in the National Ruritan Club. She also served as an officer of the electoral board of Montgomery Co. for many years. She was a long time employee of Pilot Mtn. Grocery, known to many as "Granny". She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Edwin Frank Cole; parents, Kerry Eli and Bertha L. Sutphin; brothers, Frank Sutphin and Ward Sutphin; son-in-law, Jimmy B. Martin; and sisters-in-law, Elsie Sutphin and Mary Cole. She is survived by her son, David Cole and wife, Diane, of Check; daughter, Edwina Martin of Riner; grandchildren, Megan Vaughn (Chase), Jason Cole, Chris Martin (Terri), and Adam Martin; great-grandchildren, Ashlee and Mason; brother, Cecil Sutphin (Margie); brother-in-law, Robert Cole; sister-in-law, Jeaneen Sutphin, along with many other family and friends. Also Special thanks to all those who helped care for Carrie and the Amedisys Hospice team for the exceptional care given during this time. The family will be holding a private graveside service at the Cole Family Cemetery with the Rev. Bill Norris officiating on April 18, 2020.7

Census Records

1940Dwelling 372, District 61-6, Auburn, Montgomery Co., Virginia8

Family

Edwin Frank Cole b. January 9, 1930, d. January 27, 2018
Marriage*Carrie Marie Sutphin married Edwin Frank Cole, son of Archer Frank "Archie" Cole and Maisie Mildred King, on August 31, 1954 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5,10,6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  3. [S879] VA Montgomery Co., Register 10, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.
  4. [S877] VA Montgomery Co., Register 7, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carrie Sutphin Cole obituary in the Apr 18, 2020 edition.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ward Sutphin obituary in the Mar 29, 2019 edition.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edwin Frank Cole obituary in the Jan 29, 2018 edition.

Ellen Conner1

F, b. October 28, 1874, d. June 16, 1880
FatherEdward Joseph "Ned" Conner1 b. March 30, 1853, d. December 13, 1940
MotherLucy Ellen McGhee1 b. September 18, 1855, d. 1952
     Ellen Conner was born on October 28, 1874 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on June 16, 1880 at age 5; Ellen was not enumerated with her family in the 1880 Census.2

Citations

  1. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.