Jessie Louis Furrow Jr.1,2

M, b. June 23, 1924, d. April, 1986
FatherRev. Jessie Louis Furrow1,3,4,5,6 b. August 23, 1895, d. November 24, 1990
MotherStella Irene Wiggins1,3,2,4,5,6 b. October 3, 1903, d. February 17, 1977
     Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.7 His Social Security Number was 233-34-8992.8 He was born on June 23, 1924 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.8,2 He married Ruby Ethel Hall on March 25, 1944 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. and Ruby Ethel Hall were divorced before June 19, 1945.9 Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. married Velma Ruth Barnes on June 23, 1945 at Wilcoe, McDowell Co., West Virginia.9 Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. and Velma Ruth Barnes were divorced before September 28, 1966.10 Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. died in April, 1986 at age 61.8

Census Records

1930Dwelling 522, District 2, Adkin, McDowell Co., West Virginia1
1940Dwelling 284, District 24-3, Adkin, McDowell Co., West Virginia6

Family 1

Ruby Ethel Hall b. March 7, 1928, d. January 20, 1991
Marriage*Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. married Ruby Ethel Hall on March 25, 1944 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 
Divorce* Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. and Ruby Ethel Hall were divorced before June 19, 1945.9 

Family 2

Velma Ruth Barnes
Marriage*Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. married Velma Ruth Barnes on June 23, 1945 at Wilcoe, McDowell Co., West Virginia.9 
Divorce* Jessie Louis Furrow Jr. and Velma Ruth Barnes were divorced before September 28, 1966.10 
Child
  • Linda Sue Furrow11

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Furrow-Hall marriage record.
  3. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Marjorie Elizabeth Hawks obituary in the Dec 2, 2004 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Agnes Sophronia Furrow Huff obituary in the Aug 11, 2013 edition.
  5. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Dorothy Marie Sparks obituary in the Apr 10, 2012 edition.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2241] Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Mercer Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=conner&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=52&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=52527626&CRid=79747&df=all&
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Furrow-Barnes marriage record.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Velma Ruth Barnes Furrow marriage record.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Acord-Furrow marriage record.

Juanita Yvonne "Nita" Furrow1,2

F, b. May, 1937, d. September 27, 1942
FatherRev. Cleveland Henry Furrow1,2,3 b. November 8, 1892, d. May 15, 1984
MotherGracie Lee Bott1,2,3 b. November 2, 1907, d. June 2, 1993
     Juanita Yvonne "Nita" Furrow was buried at Deaton Cemetery, Riverside, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born in May, 1937 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2 She died on September 27, 1942 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 5.1,2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 283, District 24-3, Adkin, McDowell Co., West Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Nita Furrow death certificate.
  2. [S2334] Deaton Cemetery, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=38703659&CRid=2304741&
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ronald Leonard Furrow1,2

M, b. October 31, 1939, d. April 7, 1940
FatherRev. Cleveland Henry Furrow1,2,3 b. November 8, 1892, d. May 15, 1984
MotherGracie Lee Bott1,2,3 b. November 2, 1907, d. June 2, 1993
     Ronald Leonard Furrow was buried at Deaton Cemetery, Riverside, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 He was born on October 31, 1939 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2 He died on April 7, 1940 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 283, District 24-3, Adkin, McDowell Co., West VirginiaApparently enumerated after his death3

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Leonard Furrow death certificate.
  2. [S2334] Deaton Cemetery, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=38703659&CRid=2304741&
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Sylvia Lilian Furrow1,2

F, b. July 5, 1934, d. February 16, 1936
FatherRev. Cleveland Henry Furrow1,2 b. November 8, 1892, d. May 15, 1984
MotherGracie Lee Bott1,2 b. November 2, 1907, d. June 2, 1993
     Sylvia Lilian Furrow was buried at Deaton Cemetery, Riverside, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on July 5, 1934 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 She died on February 16, 1936 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 1.1,2

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Lilian S. Furrow death certificate.
  2. [S2334] Deaton Cemetery, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=38703659&CRid=2304741&

Paul Furrow1,2

M, b. May 24, 1933, d. May 24, 1933
FatherRev. Cleveland Henry Furrow1,2 b. November 8, 1892, d. May 15, 1984
MotherGracie Lee Bott1,2 b. November 2, 1907, d. June 2, 1993
     Paul Furrow was buried at Deaton Cemetery, Riverside, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 He died on May 24, 1933 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2 He was born on May 24, 1933 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paul Furrow death certificate.
  2. [S2334] Deaton Cemetery, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=38703659&CRid=2304741&

Nellie Gertrude Furrow1,2,3

F, b. February 17, 1927, d. May 11, 1928
FatherRev. Jessie Louis Furrow1,2,3,4 b. August 23, 1895, d. November 24, 1990
MotherStella Irene Wiggins1,2,3,4 b. October 3, 1903, d. February 17, 1977
     Nellie Gertrude Furrow was buried at Deaton Cemetery, Riverside, Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 She was born on February 17, 1927 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 She died on May 11, 1928 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Gertrude Furrow death certificate.
  2. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Marjorie Elizabeth Hawks obituary in the Dec 2, 2004 edition.
  3. [S2334] Deaton Cemetery, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=38703659&CRid=2304741&
  4. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Dorothy Marie Sparks obituary in the Apr 10, 2012 edition.

Infant girl Furrow1

F, b. November 11, 1924, d. November 11, 1924
FatherCharlie Roscoe Furrow1 b. October 9, 1888, d. July 8, 1961
MotherZora Mary Beckner1 b. February 2, 1891, d. April 1, 1968
     Infant girl Furrow died on November 11, 1924 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 She was born on November 11, 1924 at Gary, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Infant girl Furrow death certificate.

William Jackson "Moe" Howell Jr.1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. May 7, 1922, d. November 8, 2007
FatherWilliam Jackson "Willie" Howell Sr.1,7,4,8,9 b. March 22, 1899, d. June 7, 1971
MotherAudrey May Furrow1,7,4,8,9 b. September 12, 1901, d. July 25, 1987
     William Jackson "Moe" Howell Jr. left a will; 224-16-1761.10 He was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.2 He was born on May 7, 1922 at Roanoke, Virginia.10,4,5,6 He married Luthena Hazel Salmons circa 1945.11 William Jackson "Moe" Howell Jr. died on November 8, 2007 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 85.2,10,3 He William J. (Moe) Howell, Jr., 85, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2007. He served in the United States Navy as a radio operator and an electrician during World War II. After returning home from the war, Moe served as Chief Estimator of the American Viscose Corp. He later co-founded Howell & Shirley Realtors. He was an avid golfer and was a longtime member of Blue Hills Golf Club. He also enjoyed woodworking. Moe is survived by his wife of 62 years, Hazel S. Howell; one son and daughter-in-law, Don and Sandy Howell; one daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Barry Young; two grandsons, Justin Deacon and Jamie Young; two sisters, Doris Hurd and Lorraine Dillon and husband, Charlie; one brother, Carleton Howell; and many other relatives and friends. The family wishes to express their thanks to the staff of Friendship Manor for their care of Moe which has been his home for the last eight years. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Monday, November 12, 2007 at Oakey's East Chapel with Chaplain Fred H. Ellsworth officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 11, 2007 from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oakey's East Chapel, 540-977-3909. on November 11, 2007.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 77, District 28, Roanoke, Virginia1
1940Dwelling 203, District 119-30, Roanoke, Virginia7

Family

Luthena Hazel Salmons b. December 16, 1922, d. May 15, 2015
Marriage*William Jackson "Moe" Howell Jr. married Luthena Hazel Salmons circa 1945.11 
Children
  • Don Howell2,11
  • Debbie Howell2,11

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William J. Howell, Jr. obituary in the Nov 11, 2007 edition.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  5. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  6. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Doris Louise Howell Hurd obituary in the Apr 28, 2015 edition.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Lorraine Howell Dillon obituary in the Feb 27, 2009 edition.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel S. Howell obituary in the May 17, 2015 edition.

Doris Louise Howell1,2,3,4

F, b. June 2, 1926, d. April 16, 2015
FatherWilliam Jackson "Willie" Howell Sr.1,5,6,3,4,7 b. March 22, 1899, d. June 7, 1971
MotherAudrey May Furrow1,6,3,4,7 b. September 12, 1901, d. July 25, 1987
     Doris Louise Howell was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.4 She was born on June 2, 1926 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,4 As of August 10, 1946,her married name was Hurd.3 She married Woodrow George Hurd on August 10, 1946 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,4 Doris Louise Howell died on April 16, 2015 at Virginia at age 88.4 She Doris Louise Howell Hurd, 88, of Roanoke, passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Doris was born June 2, 1926 in Roanoke, Va., to the late Mr. William Howell and Mrs. Audrey Howell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow G. Hurd; her sister, Edith Lorraine Dillon; her brother-in-law, Charles M. Dillon; her brothers, William "Moe" Howell Jr. and Carlton Howell. She is survived by her beloved and devoted son and daughter-in-law, Douglas L. Hurd and Rose Hurd; her daughter and son-in-law, Lisa H. Holmes and Gerald Holmes; grandchildren, Chris Hurd and wife, Carrie, Jordan N. Holmes, Heather Kern and husband, Justin and their children, Aiden and Layla, Wilbert Overfelt and his wife, Summer, with their children, Dixie, Kadin, Kylie and Kash, Jonathan Overfelt and his wife, Katie with their children, Cameron and Ian, Airelle Overfelt and her child, Cailyn Booth, and Brett Barber and his wife, Allison; one sister-in-law, Hazel Howell, and nephews and nieces. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Our Lady of the Valley nursing home for all the care and love that was shown to Doris during her five year stay. A graveside funeral service will be held 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Roanoke Va., with the Pastor Dan Freeland officiating. on April 18, 2015.4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 77, District 28, Roanoke, Virginia1
1940Dwelling 203, District 119-30, Roanoke, Virginia6

Family

Woodrow George Hurd
Marriage*Doris Louise Howell married Woodrow George Hurd on August 10, 1946 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,4 
Children
  • Lisa Lorraine Hurd4
  • Douglas Lynn Hurd4,3

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Doris Louise Howell Hurd obituary in the Apr 28, 2015 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William J. Howell, Jr. obituary in the Nov 11, 2007 edition.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Lorraine Howell Dillon obituary in the Feb 27, 2009 edition.

Edith Lorraine Howell1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. January 8, 1929, d. February 25, 2009
FatherWilliam Jackson "Willie" Howell Sr.1,3,4,6,7 b. March 22, 1899, d. June 7, 1971
MotherAudrey May Furrow1,3,4,6,7 b. September 12, 1901, d. July 25, 1987
     Edith Lorraine Howell was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.7 She was born on January 8, 1929 at Roanoke, Virginia.5,8,7 As of May 12, 1950,her married name was Dillon.6 She married Charles Miller "Charlie" Dillon on May 12, 1950 at Henrico Co., Virginia.2,4,6,7,9 Edith Lorraine Howell died on February 25, 2009 at Front Royal, Warren Co., Virginia, at age 80.7,8 She Edith Lorraine Howell Dillon, 80, of Front Royal, Va., died Wednesday, February 25, 2009, at the Lynn Care Center. A graveside funeral service will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 28, 2009, at the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Roanoke, Va., with the Rev. Jack Figgins officiating. Lorraine was born January 8, 1929, in Roanoke, Va., to the late Mr. William Howell and Mrs. Audrey Howell. Lorraine is survived by her husband, Charles M. Dillon; their two sons, Michael L. Dillon and his wife, Noriko, of Germany, and Steven D. Dillon and his wife, Michelle, of Chester, Va; and three grand children of Chester, Va. Also surviving are her sister, Doris Howell Hurd, of Roanoke, Va; and her brother, Carlton Howell, of Williamsville, Va. In addition to her parents, Lorraine is preceded in death by her brother, William "Moe" Howell Jr. on February 27, 2009.7

Census Records

1930Dwelling 77, District 28, Roanoke, Virginia1
1940Dwelling 203, District 119-30, Roanoke, Virginia3

Family

Charles Miller "Charlie" Dillon b. August 3, 1925, d. June 14, 2013
Marriage*Edith Lorraine Howell married Charles Miller "Charlie" Dillon on May 12, 1950 at Henrico Co., Virginia.2,4,6,7,9 
Children
  • Michael L. Dillon7,9
  • Steven D. Dillon7,9

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William J. Howell, Jr. obituary in the Nov 11, 2007 edition.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Doris Louise Howell Hurd obituary in the Apr 28, 2015 edition.
  5. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Lorraine Howell Dillon obituary in the Feb 27, 2009 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charles Miller Dillon obituary in the Jun 20, 2013 edition.

Jewell Rosetta Mayberry1,2

F, b. May 8, 1902, d. July 28, 1993
     Her Social Security Number was 223-30-8929.3 Jewell Rosetta Mayberry was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 She was born on May 8, 1902 at Willis, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 As of circa 1925,her married name was Ferris.4 She married William Kennis Ferris, son of Valentine T. Ferris and Lucinda Ann Elizabeth "Cindy" Aldridge, circa 1925.4,1,5 Jewell Rosetta Mayberry died on July 28, 1993 at Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 91.1,5 She FERRIS, Jewell Mayberry, 91, of Salem, died Wednesday, July 28, 1993. She was the oldest living member of the Salem Church of God. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Kennis Ferris. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Harley E. and Alice Ferris, Leland, N.C; daughter, Eunice Ferris of Wilmington, Del; sister, Doris Pruitt, of Baltimore, Md; six grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild. Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, at Sherwood Memorial Park with Rev. Joe Wilkins officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald House, 2224 South Jefferson St., Roanoke, Va. 24014. Arrangements by John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem. on July 30, 1993.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 42, District 30, Roanoke, Virginia4
1940Dwelling 171, District 119-33, Roanoke, Virginia6

Family

William Kennis Ferris b. January 21, 1900, d. December 18, 1978
Marriage*Jewell Rosetta Mayberry married William Kennis Ferris, son of Valentine T. Ferris and Lucinda Ann Elizabeth "Cindy" Aldridge, circa 1925.4,1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jewell Mayberry Ferris obituary in the Jul 30, 1993 edition.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Harley Edward Ferris1,2,3,4,5

M, b. December 24, 1929, d. January 2, 2000
FatherWilliam Kennis Ferris1,2,6 b. January 21, 1900, d. December 18, 1978
MotherJewell Rosetta Mayberry1,2,6 b. May 8, 1902, d. July 28, 1993
     His Social Security Number was 223-30-8534.2 Harley Edward Ferris was born on December 24, 1929 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,4,5 He married Ruby Arlene Haun on April 7, 1950 at Littleton, Arapahoe Co., Colorado.7 Harley Edward Ferris and Ruby Arlene Haun were divorced on March 15, 1967 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.7 Harley Edward Ferris married Margaret Alice Lineberger on June 19, 1987 at New Hanover Co., North Carolina.3 Harley Edward Ferris died on January 2, 2000 at Wilmington, New Hanover Co., North Carolina, at age 70.2,5

Census Records

1930Dwelling 42, District 30, Roanoke, Virginia1
1940Dwelling 171, District 119-33, Roanoke, Virginia6

Family 1

Ruby Arlene Haun
Marriage*Harley Edward Ferris married Ruby Arlene Haun on April 7, 1950 at Littleton, Arapahoe Co., Colorado.7 
Divorce* Harley Edward Ferris and Ruby Arlene Haun were divorced on March 15, 1967 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.7 

Family 2

Margaret Alice Lineberger
Marriage*Harley Edward Ferris married Margaret Alice Lineberger on June 19, 1987 at New Hanover Co., North Carolina.3 

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jewell Mayberry Ferris obituary in the Jul 30, 1993 edition.
  3. [S999] Unknown compiler, North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004.
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S1028] North Carolina Archives and Records Section and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, North Carolina Death Indexes, 1908-2004.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.

Eunice Lorinda Ferris1,2,3,4

F, b. May 1, 1932, d. March 29, 2000
FatherWilliam Kennis Ferris1,3,4 b. January 21, 1900, d. December 18, 1978
MotherJewell Rosetta Mayberry1,3,4 b. May 8, 1902, d. July 28, 1993
     Her Social Security Number was 228-38-2243.4 Eunice Lorinda Ferris was born on May 1, 1932 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,4 She died on March 29, 2000 at Delaware at age 67.4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 171, District 119-33, Roanoke, Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jewell Mayberry Ferris obituary in the Jul 30, 1993 edition.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Joseph Douglas "Joe" Henson1

M, b. May 6, 1911, d. July 29, 2000
     Joseph Douglas "Joe" Henson was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 His Social Security Number was 227-44-8557.3 He was born on May 6, 1911 at Elliston, Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,2 He married Virginia Bell Poff, daughter of John Henry Wyatt Poff and Laura L. Hutton, on October 29, 1936 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,4 Joseph Douglas "Joe" Henson died on July 29, 2000 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 89.3,2 He HENSON, Joseph D. (Joe), 89, of Elliston, passed away Saturday, July 29, 2000 at Meadowbrook Nursing Home. He was born in 1911 in Elliston where he spent his life. Mr. Henson ran a general mercantile; selling everything from food staples to furniture, he also farmed over 200 acres, owned a tomato canning factory, was a television technician, and carried the mail to Ironto, Lafayette, and Elliston. Mr. Henson is survived by his wife of 64 years, Virginia P. Henson; son, Paul D. Henson and wife Sandra; daughter, Nancee Jo Henson; grandson, P. Douglas Henson II and wife Andrea. Friends may call on Monday, July 31, 2000 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Graveside services will be held at Sherwood Memorial Park on Tuesday, August 1, 2000 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Kenneth B. Wright officiating. Arrangements by Grant E. Bryant Funeral Home, Elliston (540-268-2331). on July 31, 2000.2

Family

Virginia Bell Poff b. June 13, 1920, d. March 10, 2007
Marriage*He married Virginia Bell Poff, daughter of John Henry Wyatt Poff and Laura L. Hutton, on October 29, 1936 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,4 
Children
  • Nancy Jo Henson1,2
  • Paul Douglas Henson1,2,4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Bell Poff Henson obituary in the Mar 12, 2007 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Joseph D. Henson obituary in the Jul 31, 2000 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.