Dale Eugene "Gene" Underwood1,2,3

M, b. February 4, 1954, d. August 13, 1974
FatherManley Vill "Tom" Underwood4,2,3 b. October 20, 1930, d. July 8, 1983
MotherRosetta Lee Conner4,2,3 b. May 5, 1932, d. July 8, 2003
     His Social Security Number was 231-78-2549.5 Dale Eugene "Gene" Underwood was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia; Died in an industrial accident.1,2,3 He was born on February 4, 1954 at Roanoke, Virginia.5,1,3 He died on August 13, 1974 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 20.1,2,3 He Dale Eugene "Gene" Underwood, age 21, died Tuesday, August 13, 1974, as a result of an electrical accident. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Manley V. (Tom) Underwood of Roanoke. Surviving are two brothers, David Underwood and Ronald Underwood, both at home; his grandparents, Mrs. Sallie Underwood of Floyd, Mr. and Mrs. Alvah Conner of Copper Hill. Funeral services were Thursday, August 15, 1974, at Pages (Poages?) Mill Church of the Brethren with the Rev. Allen Pugh officiating with interment in Restvale Cemetery, Copper Hill. on August 22, 1974.2

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Dale Eugene Underwood obituary in the Aug 22, 1974 edition.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rosetta L. Underwood obituary in the Jul 9, 2003 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Norma Jean Wray1,2

F, b. April 17, 1937, d. October 26, 1937
FatherPaul Christian Wray3,2
MotherEula Mae Gearheart3,2 b. June 14, 1915, d. March 7, 1992
     Norma Jean Wray was buried at Tombstone Cemetery, Plantation Road, Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 She was born on April 17, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2 She died on October 26, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.2

Citations

  1. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.

Mary Lee Wray1,2,3

F, b. February 22, 1941, d. March 8, 2003
FatherPaul Christian Wray2,4,3
MotherEula Mae Gearheart1,2,4,3 b. June 14, 1915, d. March 7, 1992
     Mary Lee Wray was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, 1300 Mountain View Road, Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 229-54-3546.5 She was born on February 22, 1941.5 She married John "Johnny" Liakos circa 1972.1,2,4,3 As of circa 1972,her married name was Liakos. Mary Lee Wray died on March 8, 2003 at age 62.2 She LIAKOS, Mary Lee 62, of Roanoke, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, March 8, 2003. She was a former employee of Woolworth's in downtown Roanoke and for many years was an active Avon Representative and met many friends over the years. She enjoyed collecting for various medical organizations. She was preceded in death by her mother, Eula Mae Hackney; and father, Paul Wray; sister-in-law, Frances Hackney. Surviving are her loving husband of 31 years, John Liakos, long time employee of the Roanoke Weiner Stand; daughters, Virginia Koch and Laura Liakos; grandsons, Bradley Liakos and Jeffrey Koch; sister, Shirley Hackney; brothers and sister-in-law, Charles and Shirley Wray, Thomas Hackney, brother-in-law, Frank Liakos; a very special dear friend, Jean Moore, all of the Roanoke area; also nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. Funeral services will be conducted from Oakey's Vinton Chapel 1 p.m Monday, March 10, 2003 with Pastor Bob West officiating. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Oakey's Vinton Chapel. (982-2221) on March 9, 2003.2

Family

John "Johnny" Liakos
Marriage*She married John "Johnny" Liakos circa 1972.1,2,4,3 
Children
  • Virginia Lee Liakos1,2,3
  • Laura M. Liakos1,2

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Eula Mae Gearheart Hackney obituary in the Mar 9, 1992 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Lee Liakos obituary in the Mar 9, 2003 edition.
  3. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Jones Hackney obituary in the Feb 22, 1997 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Frances Jones1,2

F, b. July 19, 1946, d. February 21, 1997
FatherGeorge D. Jones Sr.1
MotherJuanita Unknown1
     Frances Jones married Thomas Dewey Hackney, son of Sidney A. "Dewey" Hackney and Eula Mae Gearheart.1,2 Her Social Security Number was 227-60-6541.3 Frances Jones was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, 1300 Mountain View Road, Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 Her married name was Hackney. She was born on July 19, 1946.3 She died on February 21, 1997 at age 50.3,1 She HACKNEY, Frances Jones, 50, of Roanoke County, died Friday, February 21, 1997. Frances was retired from the accounts payable department of Precision Fabric Group, with 26 years of service. Surviving are her husband, Thomas D. Hackney; her son, Timothy S. Hackney of Roanoke; her parents, George and Juanita Jones of Roanoke; her brothers, George D. Jones Jr. of Amherst, and Roy M. Jones and his wife, Donna of Roanoke; her sister, Vickie Lynn Jones of Roanoke; her grandmother, Mae D. Jones of Vinton; her father-in-law, Sidney A. Hackney and his wife, Vera of Roanoke; her sisters-in-law, Shirley M. Hackney, and Mary L. Liakos and her husband, Johnny, all of Roanoke; a brother-in-law, Charles P. Wray and his wife, Shirley of Troutville; two very special friends, Leslie and Joseph Sparks; also, numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at Oakey's Vinton Chapel on Monday, February 24, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Tim Wright officiating. Interment will be in Mountain View Cemetery, Vinton. The family will receive friends Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m., and Sunday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 9 p.m. at Oakey's Vinton Chapel. on February 22, 1997.1

Family

Thomas Dewey Hackney
Marriage*She married Thomas Dewey Hackney, son of Sidney A. "Dewey" Hackney and Eula Mae Gearheart.1,2 
Child
  • Timothy S. Hackney1,2

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Jones Hackney obituary in the Feb 22, 1997 edition.
  2. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Valentine Marion Sowder1,2,3

M, b. November 5, 1866, d. August 18, 1956
FatherWilliam Sowder4,5,6 b. September 28, 1825, d. March 20, 1899
MotherMary Ann Thrash7,4,5,6 b. September 24, 1828, d. January 30, 1905
     Valentine Marion Sowder was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He was born on November 5, 1866 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia. He married Susan Adelaide "Sue" Edwards on July 24, 1901 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.8,9,10 Valentine Marion Sowder died on August 18, 1956 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 89.

Census Records

1870Dwelling 63, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1880Dwelling 80, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Jacksonville, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1910Dwelling 40, District 45, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 290, District 115, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 55, District 11, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 240, District 61-15, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia12

Occupation

1910Lawyer2
1920Lawyer3
1930Lawyer3
1940Lawyer12

Family

Susan Adelaide "Sue" Edwards b. December 5, 1875, d. August 25, 1944
Marriage*Valentine Marion Sowder married Susan Adelaide "Sue" Edwards on July 24, 1901 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.8,9,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S850] Jennifer Sowder, "Sowder/Thrash Line," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 21, 2002.
  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. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  7. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Mahala Thrash Conner obituary in an undated edition.
  8. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  9. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.

Lycurgas Harman1

M, b. March 4, 1852, d. April 11, 1923
     Lycurgas Harman was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 He was born on March 4, 1852 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Nettie G. Linkous on January 8, 1884 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 Lycurgas Harman died on April 11, 1923 at age 71.2

Family

Nettie G. Linkous b. December 21, 1863, d. March 7, 1917
Marriage*He married Nettie G. Linkous on January 8, 1884 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Thomas Edward Gaynor Harman1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, b. September 23, 1919, d. December 4, 1962
FatherGaynor Harman9,2,3,4,5,7,8 b. July 5, 1891, d. January 22, 1956
MotherKate Pauline "Pauline" Conner9,2,3,4,5,8 b. August 7, 1898, d. September 4, 1953
     Thomas Edward Gaynor Harman was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He was born on September 23, 1919 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia; His grave marker and death certificate have a birth date of Sep 22, 1919.6,7,1,8 He married Martha Hope Lindsey on July 17, 1946 at Buchanan, Botetourt Co., Virginia.5,8 Thomas Edward Gaynor Harman died on December 4, 1962 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., North Carolina, at age 43.1,8

Census Records

1920Dwelling 28, District 115, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 149, District 11, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia3

Family

Martha Hope Lindsey b. August 16, 1922
Marriage*Thomas Edward Gaynor Harman married Martha Hope Lindsey on July 17, 1946 at Buchanan, Botetourt Co., Virginia.5,8 
Child
  • Marian Lindsey Harman5

Citations

  1. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William Milton Harman obituary in the May 13, 2000 edition.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  6. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  7. [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.
  8. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Valentine Harman obituary in the Mar 17, 1990 edition.

Polly Ann Harman1,2

F, b. October 18, 1931, d. January 4, 2013
FatherGaynor Harman3,4,1,5,2 b. July 5, 1891, d. January 22, 1956
MotherKate Pauline "Pauline" Conner3,4,1,5,2 b. August 7, 1898, d. September 4, 1953
     Polly Ann Harman was born on October 18, 1931 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,6 She married Jack Kinsey "Jack" Eggleston on June 6, 1953 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,1,2 As of June 6, 1953,her married name was Eggleston. Polly Ann Harman died on January 4, 2013 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 81.2,7 She EGGLESTON, Polly Ann, 81, of Chesterfield County, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, January 4, 2013. Born in Christiansburg, Va., she was the daughter of the late Gaynor and Pauline Connor Harman. Mrs. Eggleston worked in public education for 42 years touching the lives of all who knew her. She was a charter member of Phillips Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary and the founder of the Phillips Senior Friends. In addition, she was a member of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, the Matoaca Women's Club, and was a former buddy reader at Matoaca Elementary School. Mrs. Eggleston loved people, especially children, and was extremely fond of animals. She is survived by her husband, Jack Eggleston; daughter and son-in-law, Jacqueline Eggleston Ferguson and Mike Ferguson, of Chesterfield; son, Dan Eggleston and his significant other, Heather Taylor, of Charlottesville, Va; sisters-in-law, Hope Harman and Betsy Harman; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, and numerous friends. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 8 at the Petersburg Chapel of J. T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home & Cremation Service. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, with The Rev. Michelle Lindsey officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the SPCA of Petersburg & Colonial Heights, 201 Temple Ave., Colonial Heights, Va. 23834, the Ettrick Elementary School Library Fund, 20910 Chesterfield Ave., Ettrick, Va. 23803, or Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, 9227 River Rd., S. Chesterfield, Va. 23803. on January 6, 2013.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 184, District 61-15, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia5

Family

Jack Kinsey "Jack" Eggleston b. July 9, 1931, d. October 30, 2013
Marriage*Polly Ann Harman married Jack Kinsey "Jack" Eggleston on June 6, 1953 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,1,2 
Children
  • Jacqueline Eggleston8,2
  • Dan Eggleston8,2

Citations

  1. [S557] VA Montgomery Co., Register 3, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S591] Richmond Times - Dispatch, From the Polly Ann Eggleston obituary in the Jan 6, 2013 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Valentine Harman obituary in the Mar 17, 1990 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William Milton Harman obituary in the May 13, 2000 edition.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1235] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S591] Richmond Times - Dispatch, From the John Kinsey Eggleston obituary in the Nov 1, 2013 edition.

Martha Hope Lindsey1,2

F, b. August 16, 1922
     Martha Hope Lindsey was born on August 16, 1922 at Pulaski Co., Virginia.2 She married Thomas Edward Gaynor Harman, son of Gaynor Harman and Kate Pauline "Pauline" Conner, on July 17, 1946 at Buchanan, Botetourt Co., Virginia.1,3 As of July 17, 1946,her married name was Harman.1

Family

Thomas Edward Gaynor Harman b. September 23, 1919, d. December 4, 1962
Marriage*Martha Hope Lindsey married Thomas Edward Gaynor Harman, son of Gaynor Harman and Kate Pauline "Pauline" Conner, on July 17, 1946 at Buchanan, Botetourt Co., Virginia.1,3 
Child
  • Marian Lindsey Harman1

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976.

Jack Kinsey "Jack" Eggleston1,2,3

M, b. July 9, 1931, d. October 30, 2013
     Jack Kinsey "Jack" Eggleston was buried at Blanford Cemetery, 319 South Crater Road, Petersburg, Virginia.2 He was born on July 9, 1931 at Richmond, Virginia.1,4 He married Polly Ann Harman, daughter of Gaynor Harman and Kate Pauline "Pauline" Conner, on June 6, 1953 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,1,6 Jack Kinsey "Jack" Eggleston died on October 30, 2013 at Chesterfield Co., North Carolina, at age 82.4,2,3 He EGGLESTON, John Kinsey "Jack,", 82, of Chesterfield County, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, October 30, 2013. Born in Richmond, Va., he was the son of the late Daniel and Julia Greene Eggleston. Jack served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a graduate of Virginia Tech with a degree in engineering and spent 30 years as a Safety Engineer in the insurance field. Jack was a charter member of Phillips Volunteer Fire Department with 37 years of service, and served as Chief for over 20 years. Over the years, he was a mentor to many young firefighters, many of whom are professional firefighters today. Jack was a man of honesty and integrity. He possessed the drive and work ethic to make him a good leader and to inspire others. He was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed gardening. Having spent much of his youth around the water, sailing became one of his favorite activities. Most important of all, Jack loved his family and "extended family" very much. He was preceded in death by his wife, Polly Ann Eggleston. He is survived by his daughter, Jacqueline Eggleston Ferguson of Chesterfield; son, Dan Eggleston and his significant other, Heather Taylor; son-in-law, Mike Ferguson; and a large extended family. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, November 4, at the Petersburg Chapel of J. T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home & Cremation Service. Interment will follow at Blandford Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Phillips Volunteer Fire Department (please note for Education Fund), 10630 River Rd., Chesterfield, Va. 23838. on November 1, 2013.2

Family

Polly Ann Harman b. October 18, 1931, d. January 4, 2013
Marriage*He married Polly Ann Harman, daughter of Gaynor Harman and Kate Pauline "Pauline" Conner, on June 6, 1953 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,1,6 
Children
  • Jacqueline Eggleston2,6
  • Dan Eggleston2,6

Citations

  1. [S557] VA Montgomery Co., Register 3, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S591] Richmond Times - Dispatch, From the John Kinsey Eggleston obituary in the Nov 1, 2013 edition.
  3. [S5464] Unknown compiler, U.S., Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, 1847-2016.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William Milton Harman obituary in the May 13, 2000 edition.
  6. [S591] Richmond Times - Dispatch, From the Polly Ann Eggleston obituary in the Jan 6, 2013 edition.

Humphrey Reed Sr.1,2

M, b. December 23, 1758, d. 1829
FatherGeorge Reed3,1 b. 1730, d. October, 1807
MotherNancy Anna McLanghlin/Wiggington3 b. 1735
     Humphrey Reed Sr. married Pamelia Unknown.3 Humphrey Reed Sr. was born on December 23, 1758 at Virginia. He died in 1829 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3

Census Records

1820Blacksburg, Virginia2

Family

Pamelia Unknown
Marriage*Humphrey Reed Sr. married Pamelia Unknown.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S196] Clarence Sanderson, George A. Reed and George W. Reed in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Dec 3, 2003.