Herman Edward Poff1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. December 23, 1914, d. October 11, 1982
FatherJohn William Daniel "Jack" Poff1,7 b. October 28, 1881, d. November 11, 1925
MotherElsie Hamplon Payne1,7 b. circa 1887, d. September 26, 1928
     His Social Security Number was 236-07-6357.8 Herman Edward Poff was buried at Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluewell, Mercer Co., West Virginia.6 He was born on December 23, 1914 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8,4 He married Willie Alma Childress on August 13, 1934 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.7,3 Herman Edward Poff died on October 11, 1982 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., North Carolina, at age 67.4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 125, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 94, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumeraterd in the household of his grandfather Henry Poff2

Family

Willie Alma Childress b. December 7, 1918, d. February 27, 2009
Marriage*Herman Edward Poff married Willie Alma Childress on August 13, 1934 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.7,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1520] Winston-Salem Journal, From the Willie Alma Poff obituary in the Feb 28, 2009 edition.
  4. [S1028] North Carolina Archives and Records Section and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, North Carolina Death Indexes, 1908-2004.
  5. [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.
  6. [S3221] Woodlawn Memorial Park, Mercer Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Poff-Childress marriage record.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Allie Mae Poff1,2,3,4,5

F, b. November 5, 1917, d. November 26, 2003
FatherJohn William Daniel "Jack" Poff1,3 b. October 28, 1881, d. November 11, 1925
MotherElsie Hamplon Payne1,3 b. circa 1887, d. September 26, 1928
     Allie Mae Poff was buried at Orchard Cemetery, Ballard, Monroe Co., West Virginia.6 Her Social Security Number was 231-24-1016.3 She Allie Mae Falls, of Anderson, S.C., died Wednesday, November 26, 2003. Graveside services 3 p.m. Friday, November 28, 2003 at Orchard Cemetery, Ballard, W.Va. Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, W.Va.6 She was born on November 5, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 As of January 28, 1939,her married name was Bench.4 She married Leroy H. Bench on January 28, 1939 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.4,5 Allie Mae Poff and Leroy H. Bench were divorced on January 31, 1945 at Giles Co., Virginia.4 As of September 14, 1946,her married name was Falls.7 Allie Mae Poff married Stanford Thornton Falls on September 14, 1946 at Union, Monroe Co., West Virginia.7,8 Allie Mae Poff died on November 26, 2003 at Anderson, Anderson Co., South Carolina, at age 86.3,6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 125, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Baptist Orphanige, District 11, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Family 1

Leroy H. Bench b. May 14, 1919, d. May 24, 1980
Marriage*Allie Mae Poff married Leroy H. Bench on January 28, 1939 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.4,5 
Divorce* Allie Mae Poff and Leroy H. Bench were divorced on January 31, 1945 at Giles Co., Virginia.4 

Family 2

Stanford Thornton Falls b. May 25, 1919, d. October 15, 1988
Marriage*Allie Mae Poff married Stanford Thornton Falls on September 14, 1946 at Union, Monroe Co., West Virginia.7,8 

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 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. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bench-Poff marriage record.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Allie Mae Falls obituary in the Nov 27, 2003 edition.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Falls-Bench marriage record.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Delbert Ardon Harrison1,2,3

M, b. January 29, 1947, d. February 26, 1997
     Delbert Ardon Harrison was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,3 His Social Security Number was 227-60-8392.5 He was born on January 29, 1947 at West Virginia.2,4,5 He married Linda Gail Sowers, daughter of Charles Osburn "Charlie" Sowers and Melia Ann Trail, on May 23, 1987 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 Delbert Ardon Harrison died on February 26, 1997 at Greensboro, Guilford Co., North Carolina, at age 50.4,5,3 He HARRISON, Delbert Ardon, 50, of Pilot, died Wednesday morning, February 26, 1997 in a Greensboro, N.C. hospital. He was an inspector for the Virginia Department of Transportation and is survived by his wife, Linda Harrison, four children, Tammy Ayres, Fla; Delbert Harrison, Jr., Pulaski, Joseph Roop, Radford; Angela Cragett, Pilot; three granddaughters , Morgan, Chelsea, Kayla, five sisters, Kay Tolley, Donna Harris, Josie Hollins, Jackie Carico, all of Christiansburg, Mackie Snuffer, W.Va; numerous special friends and relatives. The funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday from the Richardson-Horne Funeral Chapel in Christiansburg, conducted by the Rev. Jube Burk. Burial will be in the Huffville Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Richardson-Horne Funeral Home on February 27, 1997.3

Family

Linda Gail Sowers
Marriage*He married Linda Gail Sowers, daughter of Charles Osburn "Charlie" Sowers and Melia Ann Trail, on May 23, 1987 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Susan Ann Sowers Breeden obituary in the Aug 13, 2015 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Delbert Ardon Harrison obituary in the Feb 27, 1997 edition.
  4. [S4407] Huffville Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Susan Ann Sowers1,2,3,4

F, b. November 3, 1961, d. August 11, 2015
FatherCharles Osburn "Charlie" Sowers1,2,3 b. March 1, 1924, d. July 13, 1994
MotherMelia Ann Trail1,2,3 b. August 2, 1933, d. May 31, 2008
     Susan Ann Sowers was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born on November 3, 1961 at Radford, Virginia.3,4 As of circa 2000,her married name was Breeden.3 She married David Breeden circa 2000.3 Susan Ann Sowers died on August 11, 2015 at Virginia at age 53.3 She Susan Ann Sowers Breeden, 53, of Plum Creek, passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. Sussie was born on November 3, 1961, to the late Charles and Melia Sowers. She is preceeded in death by her brother-in-law, Delbert Harrison; and father-in-law, Doug Breeden. Those left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of five years, David Breeden; her sisters and brother-in-law, Connie (Richard) Burk and Linda Harrison; her brother, Howard Sowers; her mother-in-law, Roberta Breeden; her sisters-in-law, Judy Breeden and Pam McManus; her brother-in-law, Robert Breeden Jr; special great-nieces, Kaleigh and Kayla; special great-nephews, Dougie, Daryl, and Dalton; and a special friend, Cathy Journell. The family would like to thank Dr. Harry McCoy and the staff of Blue Ridge Cancer Care, Carilion New River Valley Medical Center and Hospice Care, and Dr. John Leslie. Sussie was a loving wife and a wonderful godmother to Bubbie and Trenton Ramirez. The family will receive friends on Friday, August 14, 2015, from 6 to 8 p.m. at DeVilbiss Funeral Home in Radford, Va. Funeral services will be held at DeVilbiss Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, August 15, 2015, at 10 a.m. with the Reverend Jube Burk officiating. Interment will follow at Huffville Cemetery in Floyd County, Va. DeVilbiss Funeral Home in Radford, Va., is in charge of arrangements. on August 13, 2015.3

Family

David Breeden
Marriage*She married David Breeden circa 2000.3 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charlie O. Sowers obituary in the Jul 15, 1994 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Melia Trail Sowers obituary in the Jun 2, 2008 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Susan Ann Sowers Breeden obituary in the Aug 13, 2015 edition.
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.

John M. Mulkey1,2,3

M, b. March 1, 1876, d. May 12, 1947
     John M. Mulkey was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 He was born on March 1, 1876 at Tazewell Co., Virginia; His death certificate and WW II Draft Card have a birth year of 1888. The Census records support the earlier birth date.1,3,4 He married Lula A. Epperly, daughter of James J. Epperly and Martha A. "Mattie" Stewart, on May 4, 1918 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,5,4,3 John M. Mulkey died on May 12, 1947 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 71.4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 180, District 61-15, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1940Blacksmith6

Family

Lula A. Epperly b. June 22, 1893, d. September 26, 1980
Marriage*John M. Mulkey married Lula A. Epperly, daughter of James J. Epperly and Martha A. "Mattie" Stewart, on May 4, 1918 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,5,4,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Mulkey-Epperly marriage record.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

John Knox Lovell1,2

M, b. April 5, 1914, d. June 15, 1978
FatherRobert Allen Lovell3,4,5,6,2 b. November 22, 1881, d. March 27, 1960
MotherLucinda Ellen Conner3,5,6,2 b. September 7, 1882, d. October 21, 1950
     John Knox Lovell was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on April 5, 1914 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1,6,2 He married Frances Elizabeth Huff on July 13, 1938 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,6 John Knox Lovell died on June 15, 1978 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 64.1,2

Family

Frances Elizabeth Huff b. December 13, 1913, d. September 20, 2003
Marriage*He married Frances Elizabeth Huff on July 13, 1938 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Lottie Lovell Poff obituary in the Aug 14, 1958 edition.
  5. [S755] Linda Goad (granddaughter of Alton Correll), "Correll Information," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan, 2003.
  6. [S557] VA Montgomery Co., Register 3, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Elizabeth Huff Lovell obituary in the Sep 22, 2003 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Magaret Easter obituary in the Feb 8, 2022 edition.
  9. [S1116] VA Montgomery Co., Register 8, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.

Frances Elizabeth Huff1,2,3

F, b. December 13, 1913, d. September 20, 2003
     Frances Elizabeth Huff was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 223-60-1104.4 She was born on December 13, 1913 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3,4 As of July 13, 1938,her married name was Lovell.1,3 She married John Knox Lovell, son of Robert Allen Lovell and Lucinda Ellen Conner, on July 13, 1938 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 Frances Elizabeth Huff died on September 20, 2003 at Virginia at age 89.2,4 She LOVELL, Frances Elizabeth Huff, 89, of Pilot, surrounded by her family, was granted her wish and left her earthly home to enter her heavenly home Saturday, September 20, 2003. She was a long time member of Camp Bethel United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John K. Lovell, a son, John C. Lovell and was the oldest and last living in a family of eight. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Margaret and Burley Easter, Pilot; son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Sharon Lovell, Pilot; grandchildren, Sharon Cox, Roanoke, Kristen and Brandon Lovell, Pilot; great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Hilary Cox, Roanoke. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, September 23, 2003 at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel, Floyd, with the Rev. Jimmy Cannaday officiating. Interment will follow in Huffville Cemetery, Pilot. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Maberry Funeral Home.
on September 22, 2003.2

Family

John Knox Lovell b. April 5, 1914, d. June 15, 1978
Marriage*She married John Knox Lovell, son of Robert Allen Lovell and Lucinda Ellen Conner, on July 13, 1938 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Elizabeth Huff Lovell obituary in the Sep 22, 2003 edition.
  3. [S557] VA Montgomery Co., Register 3, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Magaret Easter obituary in the Feb 8, 2022 edition.
  6. [S1116] VA Montgomery Co., Register 8, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.

Waller Lee Lovell1,2

M, b. June 14, 1920, d. July 30, 2002
FatherRobert Allen Lovell1,3,4 b. November 22, 1881, d. March 27, 1960
MotherLucinda Ellen Conner1,4 b. September 7, 1882, d. October 21, 1950
     His Social Security Number was 225-12-8809.5 Waller Lee Lovell was buried at Topeco Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on June 14, 1920 at Virginia.1,5 He married Ruby Elva Weddle, daughter of Unknown Weddle, circa 1948.2,6,4 Waller Lee Lovell died on July 30, 2002 at Virginia at age 82.5,2 He LOVELL, Waller Lee, 82, of Pilot, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2002, at his home. He was a salesman for Goodyear Tires having worked 31 years with Thompson Tire Co. He was a veteran of World War II, a member of Floyd V.F.W. Post #7854, and a member of the Burks Fork Church of the Brethren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Weddle Lovell. Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Pierce and Linda Lovell of Pilot; stepgranddaughter and husband, Susan and Daniel Handy of Meadows of Dan; stepgrandson and wife, Bobby and Lycresha Pack of Floyd; step-great-granddaughter, Kindra Dawn Pack of Floyd; step-great-grandson, James Cole Pack of Floyd. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, August 2, 2002, at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ralph Duncan and Rev. Roy Turpin officiating. Burial will follow in Topeco Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Maberry Funeral Home, Floyd. on August 1, 2002.2

Family

Ruby Elva Weddle b. October 7, 1912, d. April 24, 1997
Marriage*He married Ruby Elva Weddle, daughter of Unknown Weddle, circa 1948.2,6,4 
Child
  • Pierce Lovell2,6,4

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Waller Lee Lovell obituary in the Aug 1, 2002 edition.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Lottie Lovell Poff obituary in the Aug 14, 1958 edition.
  4. [S755] Linda Goad (granddaughter of Alton Correll), "Correll Information," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan, 2003.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruby Weddle Lovell obituary in the Apr 26, 1997 edition.

Tracy Lynn Nolley1,2

F, b. April 4, 1971, d. April 4, 1971
FatherVernon Brammer Nolley1 b. December 11, 1943, d. March 20, 2004
MotherPhyllis Jane Sowers1 b. July 1, 1946, d. August 13, 1991
     Tracy Lynn Nolley was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on April 4, 1971.1 She was born on April 4, 1971.1

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Vernon Brammer Nolley obituary in the Mar 21, 2004 edition.

William Frank Jewell1

M, b. November 5, 1912, d. August 15, 1998
     William Frank Jewell was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on November 5, 1912.2 He married Lura Catherine Howard on January 13, 1937.2,3 William Frank Jewell died on August 15, 1998 at age 85.2

Family

Lura Catherine Howard b. September 14, 1920, d. February 18, 1991
Marriage*He married Lura Catherine Howard on January 13, 1937.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Douglas Wayne Jewell obituary in the Apr 26, 1992 edition.
  2. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lura Catherine Jewell obituary in the Feb 20, 1991 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jessie Irvin Jewell obituary in the Apr 27, 2012 edition.

Lura Catherine Howard1

F, b. September 14, 1920, d. February 18, 1991
     Lura Catherine Howard was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 Her Social Security Number was 231-24-9676.3 She was born on September 14, 1920.1,3 She married William Frank Jewell on January 13, 1937.1,2 As of January 13, 1937,her married name was Jewell.1 Lura Catherine Howard died on February 18, 1991 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 70.1,3,2 She PILOT - Lura Catherine Jewell, age 70, died Monday in a Roanoke hospital. She is survived by her husband, Frank Jewell; two daughters, Imogene Cunningham, Salem; Betty Carolyn Jewell, Pilot; four sons, Jesse Irvin Jewell and Douglas Wayne Jewell, both of Pilot; Junior Ralph Jewell, Christiansburg; Larry Ray Jewell, Raleigh, N.C; four sisters, Lillie Bell Hale, Mary Lee Goodman, Josie Young, and Judy Harman; two brothers, Tommy Howard and Lawrence Howard; fifteen grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel, Floyd with the Rev. James R. Kittinger and Hugh Edward Howard officiating. Burial will be in Huffville Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Maberry Funeral Home. on February 20, 1991.2

Family

William Frank Jewell b. November 5, 1912, d. August 15, 1998
Marriage*She married William Frank Jewell on January 13, 1937.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lura Catherine Jewell obituary in the Feb 20, 1991 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Douglas Wayne Jewell obituary in the Apr 26, 1992 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jessie Irvin Jewell obituary in the Apr 27, 2012 edition.