Troy Wade Vest1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. April 22, 1920, d. May 13, 1978
FatherAndy Wade "Bud" Vest4,7,8,5,9,10,11,6 b. January 30, 1895, d. March 16, 1984
MotherMinnie Lottie Perdue8,5,9,10,11,6 b. October 1, 1894, d. January 25, 1973
     Troy Wade Vest was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,4 He FLOYD - Troy Wade Vest, age 58, of Check, died en route to a Roanoke hospital Saturday, May 13, 1978. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Irene Walters Vest, Check; four daughters, Mrs. Thomas Sowder, Mrs. Danny Sowder, both of Check; Mrs. David Yates, Floyd; Mrs. James Scott, Morristown, Tenn; one son, Aldo Vest, Check; his father. Andy W. (Bud) Vest, Check, four sisters, Mrs. Millard Poff, Floyd; Mrs. Robert Conner, Mrs. Marvin Conner, Mrs. Gordon Eanes, all of Check; one brother, Curtis Vest, Check; five grandchildren. Funeral was held Monday, May 15, 1978. at 2:00 p.m. at Havens Chapel Methodist Church with the Rev. Eugene Sowder and the Rev. Elbert Lee Naff officiating with interment in the Wilson Cemetery.4 He was born on April 22, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,12,3,6 He married Irene Walters, daughter of Jasper Lee Walters and Lilly Iristine Wyatt, on November 27, 1940 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6 Troy Wade Vest died on May 13, 1978 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 58.3,4,5

Census Records

1930Dwelling 126, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1940Dwelling 143, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1940Farm helper10

Family

Irene Walters b. December 7, 1920, d. February 8, 2005
Marriage*Troy Wade Vest married Irene Walters, daughter of Jasper Lee Walters and Lilly Iristine Wyatt, on November 27, 1940 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 8, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  3. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Troy Wade Vest obituary in an undated edition.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home Pamphlet for Andy Wade "Bud" Vest.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Minnie Perdue Vest obituary in an undated edition.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Rae Vest Conner obituary in the Nov 17, 2007 edition.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  13. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Joyce Vest Sowder obituary in the Mar 1, 2007 edition.
  15. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  16. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

David Washington Vest1,2,3

M, b. September 30, 1860, d. January 4, 1932
FatherBenjamin M. "Berry" Vest2,1 b. April 15, 1836, d. February 19, 1918
MotherHarriet E. Swepston1,2 b. September 6, 1836, d. August 21, 1882
     David Washington Vest was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5 He was born on September 30, 1860 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2,1 He married Admonia Elizabeth "Addie" Conner, daughter of Daniel Peter "Dan" Conner and Elizabeth "Betsy" Wilson, on February 18, 1886 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6,7 David Washington Vest married Viola M. Hall, daughter of Byrd Hall and Susan Elizabeth Munsey, on November 3, 1928 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 David Washington Vest died on January 4, 1932 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 71.4,5,8

Census Records

1900Dwelling 130, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1910Dwelling 67, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1910Grain miller10
1920Dwelling 78, District 97, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1930Dwelling 112, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Occupation

1900Miller9
1920Cotton miller11
1930Farmer12

Family 1

Admonia Elizabeth "Addie" Conner b. June 1, 1868, d. February 18, 1925
Marriage*David Washington Vest married Admonia Elizabeth "Addie" Conner, daughter of Daniel Peter "Dan" Conner and Elizabeth "Betsy" Wilson, on February 18, 1886 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6,7 
Children

Family 2

Viola M. Hall b. September 21, 1868, d. January 26, 1962
Marriage*David Washington Vest married Viola M. Hall, daughter of Byrd Hall and Susan Elizabeth Munsey, on November 3, 1928 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  4. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  5. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  6. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S44] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, The Christopher and Nancy Moore Richards Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  14. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

Irene Walters1,2,3,4,5

F, b. December 7, 1920, d. February 8, 2005
FatherJasper Lee Walters5 b. June 10, 1884
MotherLilly Iristine Wyatt5
     Irene Walters was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6 She was born on December 7, 1920 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.7,6,4 She married Troy Wade Vest, son of Andy Wade "Bud" Vest and Minnie Lottie Perdue, on November 27, 1940 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,5 As of November 27, 1940,her married name was Vest.5 Irene Walters died on February 8, 2005 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 84.2,6,8 She Irene Walters Vest, 84, of Floyd, passed away Monday, February 8, 2005. Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Ann and James Young, Floyd, Va., Pat and Jim Scott, Loganville, Ga., Joyce Sowder, Loganville, Ga., Cathy Yates. Clearwater, Fla; brothers and daughters-in-law, George and Clare Walters, Salem, Va., Buster and Mozelle Walters, Bent Mountain, Va; sisters-in-law, Nellie Conner, Lillie Conner, Gladys Eanes, Evelyn Vest, all of Check, Va; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday February 10, 2005 at 11 a.m. at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Cannaday and Rev. Elbert Lee Naff officiating. Interment to follow at the Wilson Cemetery, Check, Va. Friends may call at the funeral home after 11 a.m. Wednesday with the family receiving friends Wednesday February 9, 2005 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Maberry Funeral Home. on February 9, 2005.2

Family

Troy Wade Vest b. April 22, 1920, d. May 13, 1978
Marriage*She married Troy Wade Vest, son of Andy Wade "Bud" Vest and Minnie Lottie Perdue, on November 27, 1940 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 8, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Irene Walters Vest obituary in the Feb 9, 2005 edition.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Troy Wade Vest obituary in an undated edition.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  6. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  7. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Dianne Sowder Midkiff obituary in an undated edition.
  11. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Joyce Vest Sowder obituary in the Mar 1, 2007 edition.
  12. [S98] Erma Conner Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Aldo Larry Vest obituary in the Mar 22, 2004 edition.
  14. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Chloe Rae Yates birth announcement in the Jun 7, 2001 edition.

Jasper Lee Walters1

M, b. June 10, 1884
FatherJacob Beauregard Walters2 b. circa 1863, d. August, 1931
MotherSarah Jane Blankenship2 b. circa 1854, d. August, 1930
     Jasper Lee Walters married Lilly Iristine Wyatt.2 Jasper Lee Walters was born on June 10, 1884 at Virginia.3,1

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

Lilly Iristine Wyatt
Marriage*Jasper Lee Walters married Lilly Iristine Wyatt.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S1360] H. Wade Doyle, "Descendants of Jacob B. Walters."
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Edith Loraine Conner1,2

F, b. September 18, 1921, d. July 16, 2000
FatherAaron Conner1,3,4,5 b. November 2, 1883, d. August 6, 1947
MotherOra Odell Perdue1,3,4,5 b. June 19, 1892, d. January 3, 1948
     Her Social Security Number was 229-24-3157.6 Edith Loraine Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.7 She was born on September 18, 1921 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1 She married William Edward "Edd" Yates, son of William Henry "Will" Yates and Lula M. Vest, on August 26, 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,3,5,9 As of August 26, 1939,her married name was Yates. Edith Loraine Conner died on July 16, 2000 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 78.6,8 She YATES, Edith Conner, 78, of Check, passed away Sunday, July 16, 2000, at Lewis-Gale Hospital. She was retired from Health Services at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Edward Yates, granddaughter, Lisa Faye Wimmer, and a son-in-law, Jerry Wimmer. Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Denise Ouzts, Vero Beach, Fla., Linda Faye and William Walker, Altamonte Springs, Fla., Trena and Jerry Minnix, Check; grandchildren, Gail Ouzts, Cathy Ouzts Plowden, and Alison Ann Wimmer; great-grandchildren, John Darien Manning, and Cynthia Plowden; stepgrandchildren, Rebecca Sweat, and Keith Walker; stepgreat-grandchildren, Billy Sweat, Johnny Sweat, and Katie Walker; and sisters-in-law, Jean Link, Helen Link, Vivian Conner, and Dorothy Yates. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Salem Church (Head of The River) with Elder W. T. Conner and Mr. Buddy Frei officiating. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery (Head of The River). The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Maberry Funeral Home, Floyd. on July 18, 2000.8

Census Records

1930Dwelling 166, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 20, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

William Edward "Edd" Yates b. September 30, 1917, d. March 29, 1965
Marriage*Edith Loraine Conner married William Edward "Edd" Yates, son of William Henry "Will" Yates and Lula M. Vest, on August 26, 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,3,5,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Ref # 00-32.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Conner Yates obituary in the Jul 18, 2000 edition.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  11. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lisa Faye Wimmer obituary in the Apr 28, 1991 edition.

Douglas Edward Kingrea1,2,3,4

M, b. September 11, 1944, d. December 11, 2005
FatherJoseph Mallie Kingrea1,5,6,7,8 b. November 17, 1916, d. March 13, 1976
MotherMary Louise Dillard1,4,6,7,8 b. circa 1919, d. June 16, 2009
     Douglas Edward Kingrea was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 His Social Security Number was 227-56-5028.9 He was born on September 11, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,9 He married Linda Faye Yates, daughter of William Edward "Edd" Yates and Edith Loraine Conner, on December 16, 1967 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 Douglas Edward Kingrea died on December 11, 2005 at Virginia at age 61.4,9 He Douglas Edward Kingrea, 61, of Christiansburg, passed away Sunday, December 11, 2005. Survivors include his mother, Mary Louise (Dillard) Kingrea; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara K. and Robert L. Embert, Jr; brothers, James Kingrea and Earl Eugene Kingrea; aunt and uncle, Elmer and Helen Dillard; two nieces and four nephews and many friends and loved ones. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday evening at the Horne Funeral Home in Christiansburg. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, December 15 at the Horne Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ralph Parker and the Rev. Richard Kingrea officiating. Interment will follow in Huffville Cemetery, Floyd County, Va. The Kingrea Family is being served by Horne Funeral Service, Christiansburg, 382-2612. Online condolences may be sent by visiting hornefuneralservice.com on December 14, 2005.4

Occupation

1967Powder plant worker1

Family

Linda Faye Yates
Marriage*Douglas Edward Kingrea married Linda Faye Yates, daughter of William Edward "Edd" Yates and Edith Loraine Conner, on December 16, 1967 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 

Citations

  1. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Douglas Edward Kingrea obituary in the Dec 14, 2005 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Earl Eugene Kingrea obituary in the Dec 11, 2008 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Louise Kingrea obituary in the Jun 17, 2009 edition.
  7. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Joseph M. Kingrea obituary in the Mar 18, 1976 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Barbara G. Embert obituary in the Mar 22, 2012 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Effie Logan Elmore1,2,3

F, b. November 14, 1884, d. January 7, 1926
FatherPaul Newton Elmore4,1,5,3 b. February 24, 1849, d. August 23, 1924
MotherLaura Katherine "Lora" Hancock4,1,5,3 b. June 9, 1857, d. April 13, 1928
     Effie Logan Elmore was buried at Crown Hill Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.6 She was born on November 14, 1884 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth date of Nov 17, 1884.4,1,2,3 She married John Jackson Lawler on November 18, 1905 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2,3,7 As of November 18, 1905,her married name was Lawler.7 Effie Logan Elmore died on January 7, 1926 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia, at age 41.1,2,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 48, District 3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 7, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 59, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9

Family

John Jackson Lawler b. June 9, 1880, d. September 6, 1952
Marriage*Effie Logan Elmore married John Jackson Lawler on November 18, 1905 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2,3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S274] Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner, "Personal Papers of Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner."
  2. [S1964] Charlene Elmore Blassingham, "Elmores of New Castle, VA."
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2824] Crown Hill Cemetery, Clifton Forge, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=goings&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=77648271&CRid=49946&df=all&
  7. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Jerry Neil Wimmer1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. November 27, 1941, d. December 2, 1994
FatherCabble Madison Wimmer1,3,6,7 b. October 28, 1906, d. April 15, 1966
MotherWeta Aileen Smith1,3,6,7 b. April 16, 1922, d. April 14, 2010
     His Social Security Number was 231-52-0566.8 Jerry Neil Wimmer was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.9,2 He was born on November 27, 1941 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,10,4,6 He married Trena Ilene Yates, daughter of William Edward "Edd" Yates and Edith Loraine Conner, on October 6, 1967 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,11,10 Jerry Neil Wimmer died on December 2, 1994 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 53.2,10,5,8 He WIMMER, Jerry Neil, 53, of Check, passed away Friday, December 2, 1994 in a Roanoke hospital. He was employed by Appalachian Power Company in Roanoke for 28 years. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Lisa Fay Wimmer. Surviving are his wife, Trena Yates Wimmer, Check; one daughter, Alison Ann Wimmer, Check; mother, Weta Smith Wimmer, Check; one sister, Sue Waldron, Check; four nieces and one nephew. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at the Copper Hill Church of the Brethren, with the Rev. Joseph Stone and the Rev. Steven Dye officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Maberry Funeral Home, Floyd. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the Faith Chapel Baptist Church Building Fund. on December 3, 1994.2

Occupation

1967Appalacian Power Company employee1

Family

Trena Ilene Yates
Marriage*Jerry Neil Wimmer married Trena Ilene Yates, daughter of William Edward "Edd" Yates and Edith Loraine Conner, on October 6, 1967 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,11,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jerry Neil Wimmer obituary in the Dec 3, 1994 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Weta A. Wimmer obituary in the Apr 15, 2010 edition.
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  7. [S3624] Oakey's Funeral Service & Crematory, online http://www.oakeys.com/, From the Garnett Wimmer Sue Waldron obituary.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  10. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  11. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lisa Faye Wimmer obituary in the Apr 28, 1991 edition.
  13. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia.

Lisa Faye Wimmer1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. December 28, 1972, d. April 27, 1991
FatherJerry Neil Wimmer8,2,3,4,5,7 b. November 27, 1941, d. December 2, 1994
MotherTrena Ilene Yates8,2,3,4,7
     Lisa Faye Wimmer was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7 Her Social Security Number was 227-35-9894.9 She was born on December 28, 1972 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,3,4,6,9 She died on April 27, 1991 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 18.1,2,3,4,7,9 She Lisa Faye Wimmer, age 18, passed away Saturday, April 27, 1991, as a result of an automobile accident. She was a 1990 graduate of Floyd County High School and a student at Virginia Western Community College. She was employed part-time at Jolly Time Arcade at Tanglewood Mall. Surviving are her parents, Jerry and Trena Wimmer, Check; one sister, Alison Ann Wimmer, Check; paternal grandmother, Weta A. Wimmer, Roanoke; maternal grandmother, Edith C. Yates, Roanoke. Funeral... on April 28, 1991.2

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lisa Faye Wimmer obituary in the Apr 28, 1991 edition.
  3. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Weta A. Wimmer obituary in the Apr 15, 2010 edition.
  6. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jerry Neil Wimmer obituary in the Dec 3, 1994 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Calvin Lee Yates1,2

M, b. April 9, 1963, d. April 1, 2018
FatherGeorge William "G.W." Yates1,3,4,5,2 b. March 25, 1946, d. December 19, 2010
MotherEdith Elizabeth "Liz" Steele1,3,4,5,2
     Calvin Lee Yates was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on April 9, 1963 at Virginia.1,3,4 He married Sandra Lynn Akers, daughter of Alonzo Chester Akers and Ethelene Matilda Sumpter, on November 17, 1996 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Calvin Lee Yates died on April 1, 2018 at Virginia at age 54.2 He Calvin Lee Yates, 54, of Check went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 1, 2018. Calvin (aka Mr. Goodwrench) enjoyed racing and working on cars. He was very loved and will be missed by his family and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father GW Yates. Survived by his son: Aiden Yates; mother: Liz Yates; two brothers and sister-in-laws: Willie Yates(Jennifer), Kenny Yates(Stephanie); two sisters and brother-in-laws: Angie Muncy(Josh), Donna Wood(Dexter); seven nieces: Amanda Sowder (Jeremy), Sierra Muncy, Taylor Wood, Abbey Yates, Hannah Yates, Karly Yates, Olivia Yates; two Nephews: Tyler Wood, Presley Yates; and several aunts and uncles. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday April 4, 2018 at Stonewall House of Prayer with Pastor Dan Whitlock officiating. Interment will follow in Wilson Cemetery. Friends may call after 6 p.m. on Tuesday April 3, 2018 at Gardner Funeral Home where the family will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on April 3, 2018.2

Family

Sandra Lynn Akers
Marriage*He married Sandra Lynn Akers, daughter of Alonzo Chester Akers and Ethelene Matilda Sumpter, on November 17, 1996 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Child
  • Aiden Cameron Yates2

Citations

  1. [S32] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 8, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Calvin Lee Yates obituary in the Apr 3, 2018 edition.
  3. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George William Yates obituary in the Dec 20, 2010 edition.

Harriet E. Swepston1,2

F, b. September 6, 1836, d. August 21, 1882
FatherGeorge Washington Swepston1,2
MotherMary Unknown1,2
     Harriet E. Swepston was born on September 6, 1836 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Benjamin M. "Berry" Vest, son of Samuel Littleberry Vest and Sarah H. "Sally" Iddings, on November 11, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 As of November 11, 1858,her married name was Vest. Harriet E. Swepston died on August 21, 1882 at age 45.2

Family

Benjamin M. "Berry" Vest b. April 15, 1836, d. February 19, 1918
Marriage*She married Benjamin M. "Berry" Vest, son of Samuel Littleberry Vest and Sarah H. "Sally" Iddings, on November 11, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.