Henrietta Shellfish1

F, b. circa 1886
     Henrietta Shellfish was born circa 1886 at Michigan.1 As of August 5, 1934,her married name was Knoppow.1 She married Joseph Knoppow, son of Louis Knoppow and Anna Budnitzky, on August 5, 1934 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.1

Family

Joseph Knoppow b. October 29, 1880
Marriage*Henrietta Shellfish married Joseph Knoppow, son of Louis Knoppow and Anna Budnitzky, on August 5, 1934 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.1 

Citations

  1. [S5262] Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952.

Paula Pearl Perlmutter1,2

F, b. 1882, d. October 23, 1950
     Paula Pearl Perlmutter was born in 1882 at Poland.2 As of December 19, 1938,her married name was Knoppow.1 She married Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow, son of Jacob Knoppow and Ida Zabno/Zabrone, on December 19, 1938 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.1 Paula Pearl Perlmutter died on October 23, 1950 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 50, District 84-273, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan3

Occupation

1940Retail paint saleslady3

Family

Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow b. August 6, 1869, d. January 22, 1949
Marriage*Paula Pearl Perlmutter married Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow, son of Jacob Knoppow and Ida Zabno/Zabrone, on December 19, 1938 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.1 

Citations

  1. [S5262] Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952.
  2. [S5680] Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing, Michigan Michigan Department of Community Health, Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Irma Carlysle Williams

F, b. June 5, 1900, d. April 20, 1985
FatherThomas Albert "Tom" Williams1,2,3 b. February 4, 1867, d. March 25, 1929
MotherMartha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings1,2,3 b. August 2, 1867, d. March 4, 1962
     Irma Carlysle Williams was buried at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.4 Her Social Security Number was 423-60-7586.5 She was born on June 5, 1900 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia; The SSDI has an incorrect birth year of 1901.4,5 She married Lt. Col. Dr. Philip Frebush Schaffer, son of Leo Schaffer and Nantell "Nannie" Frebush, on February 11, 1922 at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co., Kentucky.6,7 As of February 11, 1922,her married name was Schaffer. Irma Carlysle Williams Admitted to the West Virginia State Bar on April 10, 1928. She died on April 20, 1985 at West Hills, Los Angeles Co., California, at age 84.4,8

Census Records

1900Dwelling 286, District 3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 328, District 72, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 231, District 76, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 171, District 29, Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia9
1940Dwelling 12, District 20-39, Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia10

Family

Lt. Col. Dr. Philip Frebush Schaffer b. March 30, 1896, d. January 28, 1963
Marriage*Irma Carlysle Williams married Lt. Col. Dr. Philip Frebush Schaffer, son of Leo Schaffer and Nantell "Nannie" Frebush, on February 11, 1922 at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co., Kentucky.6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S316] "Personal knowledge of author Scott A. Schaffer,."
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S1089] Dr. Philip Schaffer, "Personal Papers of Dr. Philip Schaffer."
  7. [S3545] Unknown compiler, Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974.
  8. [S451] Center for Health Statistics Department of Health Services, California Death Index, 1940-1997.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Schaffer-Conner wedding announcent in an unknown edition.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S1084] Irma Williams Schaffer, "Personal Papers of Irma Williams Schaffer."

Hazel Estelle Webb1,2

F, b. January 17, 1924, d. May 14, 2001
     Hazel Estelle Webb was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 224-24-5007.3 She was born on January 17, 1924 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 As of November 22, 1941,her married name was Lawrence.1 She married Frank Smart Lawrence, son of Arthur Silven Lawrence and Flora Jane McGuire, on November 22, 1941 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 Hazel Estelle Webb died on May 14, 2001 at age 77.3 She LAWRENCE, Hazel Estelle, 77, of Roanoke, died Monday, May 14, 2001. She was very faithful not only to her Lord, but to her church family at Faith Assembly of God Church. She was predeceased by her parents, Clarence B. and Bertha Webb; sisters, Mabel Hughes and Elizabeth Webb. Surviving family includes daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Russell Schild, Rebecca Burris, Delores and Edward Racel, Twyala Lawrence, Wendy and Brian Helman; sons and daughter-in-law, Frank (Sandy) Lawrence, Ronald Lawrence, Terrell and Kathy Lawrence; brothers and sisters-in-law, Rev. Troy and Eloise Webb, Mitchell and Polly Webb; sisters and brothers-in-law, Juanita and Frank Walker, Betty and Rev. John Abbott, Leohma (Bikey) and Shirley Hughes; 13 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several stepgrandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2001. at 12 noon at Faith Assembly of God Church in Salem with Rev. Ron Hager officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 16, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the John. M. Oakey & Son Salem Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the faith Assembly of God, Salem, for a memorial fund for Hazel Lawrence. on May 16, 2001.2

Family

Frank Smart Lawrence b. June 24, 1918, d. October 3, 2002
Marriage*She married Frank Smart Lawrence, son of Arthur Silven Lawrence and Flora Jane McGuire, on November 22, 1941 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Children
  • Rebecca Lawrence2,4
  • Patricia Lee Lawrence2,1,4
  • Frank Sandy Lawrence+1,2,4 b. May 14, 1945, d. April 4, 2018
  • Ronald Eugene Lawrence2,1,4
  • Delores Annette Lawrence2,1,4
  • Twyala Darlene Lawrence2,1,4
  • Wendy Dawn Lawrence2,1,4
  • Terrell Shannon "Terry" Lawrence2,4

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Estelle Lawrence obituary in the May 16, 2001 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S3624] Oakey's Funeral Service & Crematory, online http://www.oakeys.com/, From the Frank S. Lawrence obituary.

Vivian Iris Lawrence1,2,3,4

F, b. February 21, 1929, d. May 31, 2003
FatherRiner Edward Lawrence1,3,4 b. May 1, 1902, d. October 11, 1969
MotherLola Dorothy "Lonnie" Honaker1,3,4 b. January 13, 1906, d. September 24, 1980
     Her Social Security Number was 223-30-3363.3 Vivian Iris Lawrence was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 She was born on February 21, 1929 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,3 As of August 18, 1945,her married name was Reynolds.4 She married Frank Edward Reynolds on August 18, 1945 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 Vivian Iris Lawrence died on May 31, 2003 at Virginia at age 74.3,5 She REYNOLDS, Vivian Lawrence, 74, of Salem, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2003. She is survived by her beloved husband of 57 years, Frank E. Reynolds; a daughter and son-in-law, Donna R. and Stephen Sabol, Port Murray, N.J; granddaughters, Lauren Sabol and Michele Sabol; also many wonderful nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Wednesday at Lotz Salem Chapel with Rev. Greg S. Irby officiating. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are being handled by Lotz Funeral Home, Salem. on June 3, 2003.5

Census Records

1940Dwelling 260, District 81-18, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia1

Family

Frank Edward Reynolds
Marriage*Vivian Iris Lawrence married Frank Edward Reynolds on August 18, 1945 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 
Child
  • Donna Reynolds5

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Vivian Lawrence Reynolds obituary in the Jun 3, 2003 edition.

Marvin Edward Lawrence1,2,3,4,5

M, b. April 28, 1931, d. January 5, 1981
FatherRiner Edward Lawrence1,2,3,4 b. May 1, 1902, d. October 11, 1969
MotherLola Dorothy "Lonnie" Honaker1,2,3,4 b. January 13, 1906, d. September 24, 1980
     Marvin Edward Lawrence was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 His Social Security Number was 224-34-3425.2 He was born on April 28, 1931 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Irma Jean Thomas on July 1, 1950 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.3,4,5 Marvin Edward Lawrence died on January 5, 1981 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 49.2,3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 260, District 81-18, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia1

Family

Irma Jean Thomas b. March 31, 1932, d. March 26, 2010
Marriage*Marvin Edward Lawrence married Irma Jean Thomas on July 1, 1950 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.3,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Irma Jean Lawrence obituary in the Mar 28, 2010 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Janet Lee Mills obituary in the Dec 27, 2000 edition.

Irma Jean Thomas1,2

F, b. March 31, 1932, d. March 26, 2010
     Irma Jean Thomas was born on March 31, 1932 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,3,4 As of July 1, 1950,her married name was Lawrence.2 She married Marvin Edward Lawrence, son of Riner Edward Lawrence and Lola Dorothy "Lonnie" Honaker, on July 1, 1950 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,4 Irma Jean Thomas died on March 26, 2010 at Virginia at age 77.3,4 She Irma Jean Lawrence, 77, of Salem, Va., passed away Friday, March 26, 2010. She was born March 31, 1932, in Salem, Va., daughter of the late Charlie and Ollie Moran Thomas. She was also preceded death by her husband, Marvin Edward Lawrence; daughters, Janet Mills and June Grice; brother, Elmo Thomas; sisters, Margaret Franklin, Blanch Mounts, Edna Thomas and Katherine Thomas and Thelma Elliot. Mrs. Lawrence was a professional care giver and a member of Christian Fellowship Church. She is survived by her son, Darrell Lawrence and his wife, Christie; daughter, Gail Thomas and husband, Barry; sisters, Leona Bowles and Bobbie Cochran and husband, Jack; and a number of grandchildren and greatgrandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 30, 2010, at the chapel of John M. Oakey and Son, Salem with Pastor Debbie Hutton officiating. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be held at a later date, 540-389-5441. on March 28, 2010.4

Family

Marvin Edward Lawrence b. April 28, 1931, d. January 5, 1981
Marriage*She married Marvin Edward Lawrence, son of Riner Edward Lawrence and Lola Dorothy "Lonnie" Honaker, on July 1, 1950 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Irma Jean Lawrence obituary in the Mar 28, 2010 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Janet Lee Mills obituary in the Dec 27, 2000 edition.

Janet Lee Lawrence1,2,3

F, b. November 30, 1952, d. December 24, 2000
FatherMarvin Edward Lawrence1,2,4 b. April 28, 1931, d. January 5, 1981
MotherIrma Jean Thomas1,2,4 b. March 31, 1932, d. March 26, 2010
     Her Social Security Number was 229-78-5349.5 Janet Lee Lawrence was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 She was born on November 30, 1952 at Virginia.2,3,5 She married Steven Michael Taylor on December 20, 1969 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 As of December 20, 1969,her married name was Taylor.2 Janet Lee Lawrence and Steven Michael Taylor were divorced on February 1, 1974 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 As of February 3, 1974,her married name was Mills.2 Janet Lee Lawrence married Averill Lee Mills on February 3, 1974 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 Janet Lee Lawrence died on December 24, 2000 at Virginia at age 48.5,4 She MILLS, Janet Lee, 48, of Roanoke, passed away Sunday, December 24, 2000. Ms. Mills was a member of Cave Spring Baptist Church and employed by Famous Anthony's for a number of years. She is predeceased by her father, Marvin Lawrence, and her sister, June Ann Grice. She is survived by her mother, Erma Lawrence; one son, Matthew Mills; one brother, Darrell Lawrence; one sister, Gail Thomas. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, December 28, 2 p.m. at John M. Oakey & Son Chapel in Salem, with the Rev. Rick Elmore officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. Visitation will be Wednesday, 6 to 9 p.m. Arrangements by John M. Oakey & Son Salem, 389-5441. on December 27, 2000.4

Family 1

Steven Michael Taylor
Marriage*She married Steven Michael Taylor on December 20, 1969 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 
Divorce* Janet Lee Lawrence and Steven Michael Taylor were divorced on February 1, 1974 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 

Family 2

Averill Lee Mills
Marriage*Janet Lee Lawrence married Averill Lee Mills on February 3, 1974 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 
Child
  • Matthew Mills4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Irma Jean Lawrence obituary in the Mar 28, 2010 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Janet Lee Mills obituary in the Dec 27, 2000 edition.
  5. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

June Ann Lawrence1,2,3,4

F, b. June 8, 1959, d. October 14, 1982
FatherMarvin Edward Lawrence1,2,4 b. April 28, 1931, d. January 5, 1981
MotherIrma Jean Thomas1,2,4 b. March 31, 1932, d. March 26, 2010
     Her Social Security Number was 230-96-9950.3 June Ann Lawrence was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 She was born on June 8, 1959 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,4 As of August 20, 1979,her married name was Grice.4 She married Jerry Wayne Grice on August 20, 1979 at Roanoke, Virginia.4 June Ann Lawrence died on October 14, 1982 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 23.3,4

Family

Jerry Wayne Grice
Marriage*She married Jerry Wayne Grice on August 20, 1979 at Roanoke, Virginia.4 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Irma Jean Lawrence obituary in the Mar 28, 2010 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Janet Lee Mills obituary in the Dec 27, 2000 edition.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Barbara Ann France1,2

F, b. October 17, 1937, d. June 24, 2008
     Barbara Ann France was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 230-38-1177.3 She was born on October 17, 1937 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,1,3 As of February 20, 1954,her married name was Lawrence.1 She married Eldon Grant Lawrence, son of Riner Edward Lawrence and Lola Dorothy "Lonnie" Honaker, on February 20, 1954 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 Barbara Ann France and Eldon Grant Lawrence were divorced on July 18, 1968 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 As of June 22, 1971,her married name was Looney.1 Barbara Ann France married William Odell Looney on June 22, 1971 at Roanoke, Virginia.5,1 Barbara Ann France died on June 24, 2008 at Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 70.3,6,2 She Barbara Ann France Looney, 70, of Vinton, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, June 24, 2008. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph H. France, Sr. & Lelia Feazell France, sister, Louise Francisco and an infant son. She retired from the Precision Fabrics Group. After her retirement she was employed by Winn-Dixie in Vinton. Surviving are her children, Kathy Edwards & husband, Danny, of Greensboro, Patsy Lawrence, of Roanoke, Kimberly Fuller & husband, Anthony, of Wirtz, William Looney, Jr., Teressa Jones & husband, Will, all of Roanoke; stepchildren, Dana Aguero and Aaron Looney; grandchildren, Bre'anna (BB) Fuller, Daniel (Big Daniel) Edwards, Daniel (Lil Daniel) Falls, Jr., Brian Fuller, Myesha Logan, Darion Logan and Lilia Edwards; step grandchildren, Derrick (DJ) Jones and Alexis Jones; brothers, Lloyd E. France & wife, Pat, of Dublin, Larry P. France, Joseph H. France, Jr., all of Roanoke; sister, Brenda S. Peyton & husband, Raymond, of Salem; aunts, Marie Feazell, of Hardy, Helen Feazell, of Roanoke; devoted companion and pet, Mia; longtime friends, Joanne & Bobby Webster and Lottie Loftis; "Bestest Friend" Jean Tolbert. The family would like to offer a special thanks to her kind and devoted neighbors, Janet and Luther McGhee and Louis Cruiz for their many acts of kindness. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society or the Heart Fund. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, June 26, 2008, at Simpson Funeral Home, 5160 Peters Creek Road, by the Rev. Catherine Houchins and the Rev. Brenda Rowe. Interment will follow in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park. on June 25, 2008.2

Family 1

Eldon Grant Lawrence b. November 18, 1932, d. March 22, 1986
Marriage*She married Eldon Grant Lawrence, son of Riner Edward Lawrence and Lola Dorothy "Lonnie" Honaker, on February 20, 1954 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Barbara Ann France and Eldon Grant Lawrence were divorced on July 18, 1968 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 
Children

Family 2

William Odell Looney
Marriage*Barbara Ann France married William Odell Looney on June 22, 1971 at Roanoke, Virginia.5,1 

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Barbara Ann France Looney obituary in the Jun 25, 2008 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Kathy Lawrence Edwards obituary in the Sep 24, 2021 edition.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.