James Buford Poff1,2,3,4,5

M, b. July 27, 1931, d. August 15, 1945
FatherTonzie Royoo Poff1,2,3,4,5 b. October 14, 1897, d. June 23, 1971
MotherRuth Elizabeth Young1,2,3,4,5 b. February 13, 1895, d. November 13, 1988
     James Buford Poff was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 He was born on July 27, 1931 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 He died on August 15, 1945 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 14; Hit by a truck while riding a bicycle.5

Census Records

1940Dwelling 82, District 81-20, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George Delano Poff obitutary in the Nov 30, 2003 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Florence P. Williams obituary in the Jul 2, 2006 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ralph Benjamin Poff obituary in the Jun 16, 2009 edition.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Grace Elinor Falls1,2

F, b. February 3, 1932, d. March 3, 2005
     Grace Elinor Falls was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.1 Her married name was Poff. She married George Delano Poff, son of Tonzie Royoo Poff and Ruth Elizabeth Young.3 Grace Elinor Falls was born on February 3, 1932 at Botetourt Co., Virginia.4,2 She died on March 3, 2005 at Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 73.1,4,5 She Grace Falls Poff, 73, of Salem, passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2005. She was predeceased by her husband, George D. Poff and parents, Clarence and Lottie Falls. She was a devoted member of Mountain Pass Baptist Church and is survived by two sisters, Jeanne F. Eubank and Dorothy F. Stanley and husband, Jesse; two brothers, Robert M. Falls and wife, Mary and C. William Falls and wife, Betty; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 7, 2005 at 2 p.m. in the John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home Chapel in Salem, with the Revs. R. W. "Wally" Newcomb and Ira Tolliver officiating. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Sunday at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mountain Pass Baptist Church, 2975 Catawba Valley Drive, Salem, Va. 24153 or to a favorite charity. Arrangements by John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem, 389-5441. on March 5, 2005.1

Family

George Delano Poff b. July 10, 1933, d. November 28, 2003
Marriage*She married George Delano Poff, son of Tonzie Royoo Poff and Ruth Elizabeth Young.3 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Grace Falls Poff obituary in the Mar 5, 2005 edition.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George Delano Poff obitutary in the Nov 30, 2003 edition.
  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.

Mary Ursalene Sowers1,2

F, b. February 8, 1920
FatherA. J. Sowers1
MotherBetty Howery1
     Mary Ursalene Sowers was born on February 8, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Warren Hancock Sowder, son of John Willie/Will Sowder and Clara Elizabeth Gray, on March 9, 1940 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of March 9, 1940,her married name was Sowder. Mary Ursalene Sowers and Warren Hancock Sowder were divorced on October 4, 1978 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 59, District 81-27, South Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3

Occupation

1940Bookkeeper3

Family

Warren Hancock Sowder b. February 22, 1918, d. December 15, 1989
Marriage*Mary Ursalene Sowers married Warren Hancock Sowder, son of John Willie/Will Sowder and Clara Elizabeth Gray, on March 9, 1940 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Mary Ursalene Sowers and Warren Hancock Sowder were divorced on October 4, 1978 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 
Child
  • John Gray Sowder4

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Andrew Jackson Spangler

M, b. October 9, 1900, d. February 27, 1989
     His Social Security Number was 223-50-2525.1 Andrew Jackson Spangler was born on October 9, 1900 at Virginia.1,2 He married Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham, daughter of Landon William "Willie" Wickham and Harriett Isabella Woodward, on October 13, 1923.3 Andrew Jackson Spangler died on February 27, 1989 at age 88.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 233, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 71, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Occupation

1930Farmer2
1940Farmer4

Family

Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham b. August 1, 1903, d. August, 1977
Marriage*Andrew Jackson Spangler married Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham, daughter of Landon William "Willie" Wickham and Harriett Isabella Woodward, on October 13, 1923.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Marvin Andrew Spangler obituary in the Jul 4, 1996 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, from the Shelborn Landon Spangler obituary in the Aug 23, 2006 edition.
  7. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Shelborn Landon "S.L." Spangler1

M, b. May 7, 1935, d. August 21, 2006
FatherAndrew Jackson Spangler2,3,1,4 b. October 9, 1900, d. February 27, 1989
MotherViola P. "Vadie" Wickham2,3,1,4 b. August 1, 1903, d. August, 1977
     Shelborn Landon "S.L." Spangler was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.1 He was born on May 7, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5 He married Jacqueline Anne "Jackie" Smith, daughter of Charles Jackson "Jack" Smith and Beulah Mae Sink, on April 20, 1957 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,7,8 Shelborn Landon "S.L." Spangler died on August 21, 2006 at Virginia at age 71.1,5 He Shelborn Landon (S.L.) Spangler, 71, of Bent Mountain, went to be with the Lord and his beloved wife, Jacqueline S. (Jackie) Spangler, Monday, August 21, 2006. He was the son of Andrew J. (A.J.) and Vadie Wickham Spangler and is also preceded in death by a brother, Marvin A. Spangler; sister-in-law, Betty Smith; brothers-in-law, Bobby Walters and Calvin Lee Roberson; and nieces, Barbara Gay Spangler and Andrea C. Smith; great-niece, Haley Rene Yaunsem. Mr. Spangler was a member of Poages Mill Church of the Brethren. He served in the US Navy from 1957 to 1961 and retired from United Parcel Service after 28 years of service. He is survived by his sister, Juanita S. Overton, Roanoke; sisters-in-law, Helen S. Roberson, Margaret S. Walters, Brenda Reynolds and husband Jack, Pat Altis and husband Wayne; brothers-in-law, Charles Smith and wife Gracie, Douglas Smith and wife Christine and Steve Smith. Also surviving are numerous loving nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday from Oakey's South Chapel with Pastor E.B. Shoemaker and the Rev. Maurice Wright officiating. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Oakey's South Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Poages Mill Church of the Brethren, 6550 Bent Mountain Rd. Roanoke, Va. 24018 or the Bent Mountain Rescue Squad. Arrangements by Oakey's South Chapel. on August 23, 2006.1

Census Records

1940Dwelling 71, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Occupation

1957Merita Bakery worker2

Family

Jacqueline Anne "Jackie" Smith b. January 21, 1938, d. February 21, 2005
Marriage*Shelborn Landon "S.L." Spangler married Jacqueline Anne "Jackie" Smith, daughter of Charles Jackson "Jack" Smith and Beulah Mae Sink, on April 20, 1957 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,7,8 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, from the Shelborn Landon Spangler obituary in the Aug 23, 2006 edition.
  2. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Marvin Andrew Spangler obituary in the Jul 4, 1996 edition.
  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.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charles Jackson Smith obituary in the Jun 21, 1992 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jacqueline Smith Spangler obituary in the Feb 22, 2005 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Beulah Mae Sink Smith obituary in the Jun 18, 1997 edition.

Jacqueline Anne "Jackie" Smith1,2

F, b. January 21, 1938, d. February 21, 2005
FatherCharles Jackson "Jack" Smith1,3,2,4,5 b. June 20, 1903, d. June 20, 1992
MotherBeulah Mae Sink1,3,2,4,5 b. September 1, 1911, d. June 17, 1997
     Jacqueline Anne "Jackie" Smith was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.2 She was born on January 21, 1938 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6 She married Shelborn Landon "S.L." Spangler, son of Andrew Jackson Spangler and Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham, on April 20, 1957 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2,5 As of April 20, 1957,her married name was Spangler. Jacqueline Anne "Jackie" Smith died on February 21, 2005 at Virginia at age 67.2,6 She Jacqueline Smith (Jackie) Spangler, 67, of Bent Mountain, died Monday, February 21, 2005. She was the daughter of the late Charles J., and Beulah S. Smith and is also preceded in death by her sister, Betty Louise (Tootsie) Smith; nieces, Barbara Gay Spangler and Andrea Christine Smith; brothers-in-law, Calvin Lee Robertson and Bobby Donald Walters. Mrs. Spangler was a member of Poages Mill Church of the Brethren and retired from Shenandoah Life after 42 years and 8 months of service. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Shelborn Landon (S.L.) Spangler; four sisters, Helen (Tommy) Roberson, Floyd, Margaret (Totsy) Walters, Bent Mountain, Brenda Reynolds and husband, Jack, and Patricia (Pat) Altis and husband, Wayne, Copper Hill; three brothers, Charles Smith and wife, Gracie, Copper Hill, Douglas (Doug) Smith and wife, Christine (Chris), Roanoke, Robert Steven (Steve) Smith, Copper Hill; sister-in-law, Juanita Spangler Overton, Roanoke; uncle and aunt, Tom and Juanita Sink, Santa Maria, Calif; 14 nephews and 12 nieces. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday, February 23, 2005 at Oakey's South Chapel with the Rev. Pete Bain, the Rev. Jimmy Robinson and the Rev. Charlie Hoffler officiating. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Oakey's South Chapel. on February 22, 2005.2

Family

Shelborn Landon "S.L." Spangler b. May 7, 1935, d. August 21, 2006
Marriage*She married Shelborn Landon "S.L." Spangler, son of Andrew Jackson Spangler and Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham, on April 20, 1957 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2,5 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jacqueline Smith Spangler obituary in the Feb 22, 2005 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charles Jackson Smith obituary in the Jun 21, 1992 edition.
  4. [S44] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, The Christopher and Nancy Moore Richards Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Beulah Mae Sink Smith obituary in the Jun 18, 1997 edition.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Marvin Andrew Spangler1

M, b. May 29, 1925, d. July 2, 1996
FatherAndrew Jackson Spangler2,1,3,4 b. October 9, 1900, d. February 27, 1989
MotherViola P. "Vadie" Wickham2,1,3,4 b. August 1, 1903, d. August, 1977
     His Social Security Number was 224-24-4296.5 Marvin Andrew Spangler married Beverley Unknown.1 Marvin Andrew Spangler was born on May 29, 1925 at Virginia.2,5,6 He died on July 2, 1996 at Kissimmee, Osceola Co., Florida, at age 71.1,5,6 He SPANGLER, Marvin Andrew, 71, formerly of Roanoke, Va., died Tuesday, July 2, 1996, at home in Kissimmee, Fla. He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Vada Spangler; one daughter Barbara Gay Spangler. He is survived by his wife, Beverley; three daughters and sons-in-law, Melody and Richard Booker, Donna Spangler, Patricia and John Walters; two grandchildren, Jason and Jamie Booker; one brother, S. L. Spangler and wife, Jackie, and one sister, Juanita S. Overton. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Grissom Funeral Home, Kissimmee, Fla. on July 4, 1996.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 233, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 71, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

Beverley Unknown
Marriage*Marvin Andrew Spangler married Beverley Unknown.1 
Children
  • Barbara Gay Spangler1
  • Melody Spangler1
  • Donna Spangler1
  • Patricia Spangler1

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Marvin Andrew Spangler obituary in the Jul 4, 1996 edition.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, from the Shelborn Landon Spangler obituary in the Aug 23, 2006 edition.
  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.
  6. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.

Richard Lee Young1,2,3

M, b. July 27, 1939, d. July 8, 1997
FatherRoy Lee Young1,2,4,3 b. March 18, 1920, d. February 5, 1976
MotherCecil Gertrude Nichols1,2,4,3
     His Social Security Number was 228-48-8061.5 Richard Lee Young was buried at Meadow Creek Cemetery, Grayson Co., Virginia.2 He was born on July 27, 1939 at Roanoke, Virginia; On his marriage license to Iva he listed his place of birth as Henry Co., VA.1,5,2 He married Iva Eloise Conner, daughter of James Edward "Ed" Conner Sr. and Ruby Irene Mills, on September 21, 1956 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Richard Lee Young and Iva Eloise Conner were divorced on March 29, 1961 at Roanoke, Virginia.6 Richard Lee Young died on July 8, 1997 at Galax, Virginia, at age 57.5,2 He YOUNG, Richard Lee, 57, of Galax, died Tuesday, July 8, 1997, at his home. Mr. Young was born July 27, 1939 in Roanoke to the late Roy Lee Young and Gertrude Young. He was also preceded in death by his wife, June Kirby Young. In addition to his mother he is survived by two stepsons and daughters-in -law, Mike and Sandy Wilson, Randy and Kathy Wilson, all of Galax; five sisters and brothers-in-law, Helen and Melvin Collins, Lois and Bobby Hall, all of Roanoke, Nancy and Dennis Sink of Callaway, Janice and Garland Nichols of Bristol, Va., Peggy and Charles Aldridge of Salem; one brother, Roy Glenn Young of Callaway; five stepgrandchildren; one stepgreat-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. in Vaughan-Guynn Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Marion and the Rev. C. E. Musser officiating. Interment will follow in Meadow Creek Cemetery. on July 10, 1997.2

Occupation

1956Roanoke City Mills worker1

Family

Iva Eloise Conner b. September 23, 1939, d. October 21, 2020
Marriage*Richard Lee Young married Iva Eloise Conner, daughter of James Edward "Ed" Conner Sr. and Ruby Irene Mills, on September 21, 1956 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Richard Lee Young and Iva Eloise Conner were divorced on March 29, 1961 at Roanoke, Virginia.6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Richard Lee Young obituary in the Jul 10, 1997 edition.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Roy Lee Young obituary in the Feb 12, 1976 edition.
  4. [S85] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Holt Family of Floyd & Franklin Counties, Virginia.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Arthur Walter Hill1,2,3,4,5

M, b. October 18, 1898, d. January 12, 1950
FatherJohn William Hill3 b. November 8, 1858, d. April 9, 1908
MotherMargaret Ann Walters3 b. February 7, 1862, d. March 15, 1940
     Arthur Walter Hill was buried at Moran-Agee Cemetery, about mile post 150, Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6 He was born on October 18, 1898; His WWI Draft Registration Card has a birth date of Oct 16, 1899.2,6,5 He married Elsie Letisha Moran on March 7, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,3 Arthur Walter Hill died on January 12, 1950 at age 51.2,6

Family

Elsie Letisha Moran b. June 18, 1911, d. May 27, 1986
Marriage*He married Elsie Letisha Moran on March 7, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,3 
Children
  • Doris Louise Hill1,3
  • Wilford Dale Hill4,7

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  3. [S667] Cecil Hill via Mary Conner Williams, "Albert Arthur Hill," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 10, 2005.
  4. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Reference # 01-55.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S621] Bill Moran, Moran Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Elsie Letisha Moran1,2,3

F, b. June 18, 1911, d. May 27, 1986
     Elsie Letisha Moran was buried at Moran-Agee Cemetery, about mile post 150, Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 She was born on June 18, 1911.4,5 She married Arthur Walter Hill, son of John William Hill and Margaret Ann Walters, on March 7, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2 As of March 7, 1929,her married name was Hill. Elsie Letisha Moran died on May 27, 1986 at age 74.4,5

Family

Arthur Walter Hill b. October 18, 1898, d. January 12, 1950
Marriage*She married Arthur Walter Hill, son of John William Hill and Margaret Ann Walters, on March 7, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2 
Children
  • Doris Louise Hill1,2
  • Wilford Dale Hill3,6

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S667] Cecil Hill via Mary Conner Williams, "Albert Arthur Hill," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 10, 2005.
  3. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Reference # 01-55.
  4. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  5. [S621] Bill Moran, Moran Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Everett H. Kingrea1,2,3

M, b. November 28, 1900, d. February 19, 1968
     Everett H. Kingrea was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He married Amanda Alice Boothe.3 Everett H. Kingrea was born on November 28, 1900 at Virginia.2 He died on February 19, 1968 at age 67.2

Family

Amanda Alice Boothe b. October 10, 1911, d. December 7, 2002
Marriage*He married Amanda Alice Boothe.3 
Child
  • Charles Lemma Kingrea1,3

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alice Boothe Kingrea obituary in the Dec 10, 2002 edition.

Amanda Alice Boothe1

F, b. October 10, 1911, d. December 7, 2002
     Amanda Alice Boothe married Everett H. Kingrea.2 Amanda Alice Boothe was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 231-42-0048.3 Her married name was Kingrea. She was born on October 10, 1911 at Virginia.3 She died on December 7, 2002 at Virginia at age 91.2,3 She KINGREA, Alice Boothe, 91, of Floyd, passed away Saturday, December 7, 2002. She was a teacher in the Floyd County School System for 20 years. Ms. Kingrea was a charter member, as well as an honorary member of the Floyd County Womens Club. She served many years as a teacher for the Head Start Program. She was a devoted member of Floyd United Methodist Church and the Womans Society of Christian Service. She was preceded in death by her husband, Everette H. Kingrea. Survived by son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Shelby Kingrea, Floyd; daughter and son-in-law, Mary Alice and Syd Byrne, Naples Fla; two grandchildren and spouse, Kimberly K. and Richard Ingram, Floyd, Sean Byrne, Milford, Conn; two great-grandchildren, Brian Ingram and Amber Ingram. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2002, at 11 a.m. at Floyd United Methodist Church with the Dr. Donald Stansell and Rev. Richard Gregory officiating. Interment will follow in Jacksonville Cemetery. Friends may call anytime on Tuesday at Gardner Funeral Home where the family will be from 7 until 9 p.m. Donations may be made to Floyd United Methodist Church Memorial Picnic Shelter, P.O. Box 55, Floyd, Va. 24091, or flowers would be appreciated. Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd is in charge of the arrangements. on December 10, 2002.2

Family

Everett H. Kingrea b. November 28, 1900, d. February 19, 1968
Marriage*She married Everett H. Kingrea.2 
Child
  • Charles Lemma Kingrea1,2

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alice Boothe Kingrea obituary in the Dec 10, 2002 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Ruby Sandra Gertrude Tuck1,2

F, b. November 8, 1941, d. July 5, 2001
     Her Social Security Number was 229-54-3723.3
Ruby Sandra Gertrude Tuck was buried at Mountain Rest Cemetery, Kings Mountain, Cleveland Co., North Carolina.2 She and James Cassell "J. C." Perdue were divorced.4 Ruby Sandra Gertrude Tuck was born on November 8, 1941 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,4,2 As of June 13, 1959,her married name was Perdue.1 She married James Cassell "J. C." Perdue, son of Kermit Mike Perdue and Virginia Marie Hill, on June 13, 1959 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Ruby Sandra Gertrude Tuck died on July 5, 2001 at Shelby, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, at age 59.4,3,2 She KINGS MOUNTAIN - Sandra Perdue, 59, resident of 135-13 Wiggins Lane, died July 5, 2001 at Wendover in Shelby. She was born in Roanoke, VA, daughter of the late Albert Douglas and Olida Hullender Tuck, Sr. In addition to her parents, Sandra was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Duart Tuck. She was former manager of Macks Department Store in Kings Mountain. Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Lenette Conger and husband Jon, of Chester, SC, and Connie Samples and husband, John, of Clover, SC; brother Albert Douglas Tuck, Jr., of Windsor, PA; six grandchildren; and one great grandchild. Graveside service is 1:30 PM Saturday, July 7, at Mountain Rest Cemetery in Kings Mountain. The family will receive friends from noon until 1 PM, prior to the service, at Harris Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights, Shelby, NC 28150. Harris Funeral Home, Inc. of Kings Mountain is in charge of arrangements. on July 6, 2001.2

Family

James Cassell "J. C." Perdue b. August 13, 1940, d. July 7, 1987
Divorce*She and James Cassell "J. C." Perdue were divorced.4 
Marriage* Ruby Sandra Gertrude Tuck married James Cassell "J. C." Perdue, son of Kermit Mike Perdue and Virginia Marie Hill, on June 13, 1959 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children
  • Lenette Perdue2
  • Connie Annette Perdue2

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1399] Charlotte Observer, From the Sandra Perdue obituary in the Jul 6, 2001 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S1028] North Carolina Archives and Records Section and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, North Carolina Death Indexes, 1908-2004.

Betty Ann Akers1,2

F, b. February 22, 1941, d. March 7, 2009
FatherRoy Harvey Akers Sr.3 b. October 17, 1910, d. February 23, 1973
MotherEliza Jane Mannon3 b. July 6, 1924, d. July 26, 1999
     Betty Ann Akers was buried at Surface Cemetery, Surface Road, Riner, Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 She was born on February 22, 1941 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Nelson Edmond Vest, son of Lemuel Green "Lem" Vest and Maude Ellen Kingrea, on September 24, 1960 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3,4 As of September 24, 1960,her married name was Vest. Betty Ann Akers died on March 7, 2009 at Virginia at age 68.4 She Betty Akers Vest, 68, of Pilot, Va., passed away March 7, 2009. She is survived by her husband, Nelson E. Vest Sr., of Pilot; one son, Nelson E. Jr., and Diane Vest, of Riper; four daughters, Charlotte and Steve Wickline, of Radford, Nancy and "Tony" Scaggs, Judy Vest and Janet Vest, all of Christiansburg; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; seven brothers, Roy Akers Jr., of Riner, Denton and Diane Akers, of Salem, Steve and Shelby Akers, of Dublin, James Henry and Dallas Akers, of Christiansburg, Noah Akers, of Floyd, Wayne and Faye Akers, of Pulaski, George and Jennet Akers, of Radford; four sisters, Alice and Sherman Altizer, Katie and Nualan Sutphin, Phyliss Akers, all of Christiansburg, Brenda and Larry Hale, of Floyd. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, 2009, at the Lighthouse Family Ministry of Riner with the Rev. Buford Linkous, Pastor Clyde Bishop and Pastor Richard Bishop officiating with interment in the Surface Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 9, 2009, at the Lighthouse Family Ministry. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Church Building Fund, L.H.F.M., 301 Merrimac Rd., Blacksburg, Va. 24060. Arrangements by Wood Funeral Home in Floyd. on March 9, 2009.4

Family

Nelson Edmond Vest
Marriage*She married Nelson Edmond Vest, son of Lemuel Green "Lem" Vest and Maude Ellen Kingrea, on September 24, 1960 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3,4 
Children
  • Charlotte Jean Vest2,4
  • Nancy Ellen Vest2,4
  • Judy Ann Vest2,4
  • Janet Lea Vest2,4
  • Nelson Edmond Vest Jr.2,4

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Eliza Jane Mannon obituary in the Jul 27, 1999 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Betty Akers Vest obituary in the Mar 9, 2009 edition.

Harlie Bryant Trail1,2

M, b. circa 1939, d. May 25, 1998
     Harlie Bryant Trail was born circa 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He married Ollie Mae Hale, daughter of Cebert Carlos/Carlis Hale and Algie Annie Conner, on October 29, 1960 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Harlie Bryant Trail and Ollie Mae Hale were divorced on March 26, 1978 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 Harlie Bryant Trail died on May 25, 1998 at Virginia.4 He TRAIL, Harlie B., 59, of Floyd, passed away Monday, May 25, 1998. Funeral 11 a.m. Thursday, Gardner Funeral Home. on May 27, 1998.4

Occupation

1960Furniture factory worker1

Family

Ollie Mae Hale b. February 15, 1940, d. February 28, 1989
Marriage*Harlie Bryant Trail married Ollie Mae Hale, daughter of Cebert Carlos/Carlis Hale and Algie Annie Conner, on October 29, 1960 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Harlie Bryant Trail and Ollie Mae Hale were divorced on March 26, 1978 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Children
  • Carol Sue Trail5
  • Bobby Lewis Trail2

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Ref # 99-125.
  3. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Harlie B. Trail obituary in the May 27, 1998 edition.
  5. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Caldwell-Trail wedding announcement in the Jul 27, 1989 edition.

Margaret Lorene "Polly" Poff1,2,3

F, b. June 17, 1934, d. March 3, 2012
FatherEverette Banyon Poff1,2,4,5,6 b. March 16, 1892, d. November 3, 1964
MotherAnna Byerle1,2,4,5,6 b. April 2, 1905, d. September 6, 1973
     Margaret Lorene "Polly" Poff was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5 She was born on June 17, 1934 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.7 She married John Rupert Angle, son of Posey Lee Angle and Ocie Louise/Lois Conner, on March 14, 1962 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,8,5,6 As of March 14, 1962,her married name was Angle. Margaret Lorene "Polly" Poff died on March 3, 2012 at Virginia at age 77.5 She Margaret Poff Angle, 77, of Copper Hill, went to her heavenly home on Saturday, March 3, 2012. She is preceded in death by her husband, John Angle; parents, Everett and Anna Poff; sister and brother-in-law, Pearl and Sam Mallory; and brother, Walter (Bob) Poff. She is survived by her son, Michael "Steve" Angle; daughter and son-in-law, Dreama and Terry Moran; grandchildren, Josh Mahala, Anna Angle, all of Copper Hill; brothers, Sonny Poff and wife, Fran, Orlando, Fla., Jack Poff and wife, Anita, Christiansburg, Buddy Poff and wife, Bobbie, Roanoke; sisters, Lillian "Pete" King, and Becky Rea, both of Salem. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Marty Moyer officiating. Interment will follow in Restvale Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at the funeral home. The family would like to express their appreciation to Dr. Paul Richards and the Oncology staff at Lewis Gale Medical Center and the staff at Salem Health & Rehabilitation. on March 5, 2012.5

Family

John Rupert Angle b. February 25, 1915, d. January 3, 1998
Marriage*She married John Rupert Angle, son of Posey Lee Angle and Ocie Louise/Lois Conner, on March 14, 1962 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,8,5,6 
Children
  • Michael Stephens Angle8,5
  • Dreama Kay Angle9,10,8,5

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Pearl Poff Mallory obitutary in the Sep 23, 1992 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Walter Robert Poff obituary in the Jul 20, 2004 edition.
  3. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Margaret Poff Angle obituary in the Mar 5, 2012 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lillian Poff King obituary in the Jun 23, 2018 edition.
  7. [S1235] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Rupert Angle obituary in the Jan 4, 1998 edition.
  9. [S32] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 8, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Henry Francis Rea1,2,3,4

M, b. July 23, 1942, d. May 12, 1993
     Henry Francis Rea was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "A/1c U.S.A.F. Vietnam."5,3 He was born on July 23, 1942 at Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia.2,5 He married Rebecca Ann "Becky" Poff, daughter of Everette Banyon Poff and Anna Byerle, on May 22, 1965 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 Henry Francis Rea died on May 12, 1993 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 50.5,4 He REA, Henry Francis, 50, of Salem, passed away Wednesday, May 12, 1993. He is survived by two sons, Mark Banyon Rea and Brad Michael Rea; their mother, Becky Rea; his mother, Freda M. DePalma; sisters, Shirley Bass, Phyllis Riffey, Donna Blanton; half brother, Eugene Sell. Funeral services will be conducted 12 noon Saturday, May 15, 1993 at Lotz Salem Chapel with the Rev. Ken Nienke officiating. Interment will be in Restvale Cemetery, Copper Hill. on May 14, 1993.3

Occupation

1965Furniture factory worker2

Family

Rebecca Ann "Becky" Poff
Marriage*Henry Francis Rea married Rebecca Ann "Becky" Poff, daughter of Everette Banyon Poff and Anna Byerle, on May 22, 1965 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children
  • Mark Banyon Rea3
  • Brad Michael Rea3

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Pearl Poff Mallory obitutary in the Sep 23, 1992 edition.
  2. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Henry Francis Rea obituary in the May 14, 1993 edition.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

John Abe Belcher1,2

M, b. March 30, 1911, d. November 12, 1995
     John Abe Belcher was buried at Slate Mountain Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rt. 726, Patrick Co. line, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 His Social Security Number was 228-10-4514.4 He was born on March 30, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 He married Verna Clarice Conner, daughter of Walter T. Conner, on December 25, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 John Abe Belcher died on November 12, 1995 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 84.3,4 He BELCHER, John Abe, 84, of Floyd passed away on Sunday, November 12, 1995 at his home. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, John Wesley and Ollie Boyd Belcher; and three sisters, Lou Anne Belcher, Mae McPeak, and Gaye Wood. Mr. Belcher was retired from the Blue Ridge Parkway. He is survived by wife, Verna; fours sons and daughters-in-law, Guy & Beatrice Belcher, Elvin & Connie Belcher, Leon & Shirley Belcher, all of Floyd, Clyde & Corine Belcher, Meadows of Dan; three daughters and sons-in-law, Marie & Junior Montgomery, Floyd, Neva Dale & James Church, Bassett, Judy Wyatt, Axton; two brothers, Wesley Belcher, Herbert Belcher, both of Meadows of Dan; three sisters, Treva Underwood, Meadows of Dan, Eva Conner, Floyd, Audra Cockram, Stuart; 15 Grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Joe Pyles and Pastor Clarence Scott officiating. Burial will follow in Slate Mountain Cemetery. on November 14, 1995.3

Family

Verna Clarice Conner b. October 20, 1920, d. October 31, 2014
Marriage*He married Verna Clarice Conner, daughter of Walter T. Conner, on December 25, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Abe Belcher obitutary in the Nov 14, 1995 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S184] Martinsville Bulletin, From the Elvin L. Belcher obitutary in the Dec 9, 2002 edition.
  6. [S116] Floyd Press, From the infant Belcher obituary in the Feb 8, 1973 edition.

Verna Clarice Conner1,2,3

F, b. October 20, 1920, d. October 31, 2014
FatherWalter T. Conner4
     Verna Clarice Conner was born on October 20, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4 She married John Abe Belcher on December 25, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of December 25, 1935,her married name was Belcher.2 Verna Clarice Conner died on October 31, 2014 at Virginia at age 94.4

Family

John Abe Belcher b. March 30, 1911, d. November 12, 1995
Marriage*She married John Abe Belcher on December 25, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Verna Conner Belcher obituary in the Nov 2, 2014 edition.
  5. [S184] Martinsville Bulletin, From the Elvin L. Belcher obitutary in the Dec 9, 2002 edition.
  6. [S116] Floyd Press, From the infant Belcher obituary in the Feb 8, 1973 edition.

James Carl Moles1

M, b. April 26, 1920, d. January 2, 1984
FatherThomas David "Tommy" Moles1 b. December 6, 1888, d. February 8, 1963
MotherOra Ethel Lawson1 b. September 24, 1898, d. October 23, 1955
     His Social Security Number was 225-14-8623.2 James Carl Moles was buried at Alderman Cemetery, atop a hill on Rt. 727 near intersection with Rt. 604, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 He was born on April 26, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 He married Mary Sue Keith, daughter of James Henry Keith Sr. and Deliah Mae "Lila" Wilson, on July 21, 1962 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 James Carl Moles died on January 2, 1984 at age 63.3

Occupation

1962Carpenter1

Family

Mary Sue Keith
Marriage*James Carl Moles married Mary Sue Keith, daughter of James Henry Keith Sr. and Deliah Mae "Lila" Wilson, on July 21, 1962 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S295] Phyllis Goad Phillips & Genevieve Cochran Starkey, Cemeteries - Floyd County VA., Burks Fork District, Volume II.