Janette M. Unknown1,2

F, b. March 19, 1922, d. September 22, 1998
     Janette M. Unknown was buried at Piedmont Cemetery, Rt. 11 to Shawsville, turn at nursing home, Rt. 637, about 8 miles on the left, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 224-20-2193.3 Her married name was Booth.1 She married Warren Harding Booth, son of William B. Booth and Althea Beatrice Furrow.2,4 Janette M. Unknown was born on March 19, 1922.3 She died on September 22, 1998 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 76.2,3 She BOOTH, Janette M., 76, of Shawsville, passed away Tuesday, September 22, 1998 in Community Hospital of Roanoke Valley. She was a member of Crockett Springs United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her first and second husbands, Eugene F. Atkinson and Warren Booth. She is survived by a sister, Nadine M. Norwood, from Athens, Ga; two nephews, Lynn A. Norwood and James G. Norwood, both of Shawsville; one niece, Linda A. Ring of Athens, Ga; two stepchildren, the Rev. Eddie Booth and wife Sandra of Shawsville, and Maggie De Gallo; stepdaughters-in-law, Mary Ellen Booth of Shawsville, and Rebecca S. Booth of Tennessee; and many step grandchildren. Funeral 1 p.m. Thursday, September 24, at Crockett Springs United Methodist Church, conducted by the Rev. Don Baldwin with burial in Piedmont Cemetery. Arrangements by Richardson-Horne Funeral Home. on September 24, 1998.2

Family

Warren Harding Booth b. October 26, 1920, d. November 30, 1997
Marriage*She married Warren Harding Booth, son of William B. Booth and Althea Beatrice Furrow.2,4 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Robert A. Booth obituary in the Jan 24, 1990 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Janette M. Booth obituary in the Sep 24, 1998 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Warren Harding Booth obituary in the Dec 1, 1997 edition.

Martha Ann Foster1,2

F, b. September 18, 1955, d. August 2, 2012
     Martha Ann Foster was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.2 Her married name was Gearheart.3 She married Steven Dewey Gearheart, son of Adam Dewey Gearheart and Ruth Evelyn Perdue.3,4,2 Martha Ann Foster was born on September 18, 1955.2 She died on August 2, 2012 at Virginia at age 56.2 She Martha Ann Foster Gearheart, 56, of Copper Hill, went to be with the Lord Thursday night, August 2, 2012. She was born September 18, 1955. She was preceded in death by her father, Harold Foster; and her stepfather, Elvin G. Hess. She has faithfully served her family as a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother and relative. She loved the Lord and her life was about serving the Lord. Her purpose in doing anything was to do for others. Surviving are her husband, Steven Gearheart, of Copper Hill; three children, Israel Grissom and his wife, Virginia, of Boones Mill, Angel Hall and her husband, Jayme, of Erie, Pa., Jesse Gearheart and his wife, Samantha, of Copper Hill; her mother, Frances F. Hess; seven grandchildren, Tanner, Jared, Jarah, Jeremy, Travis, Samantha and one on the way; two great-grandchildren, Ethan and Elyssa; two brothers, Danny Foster and wife, Rise, of Roanoke, Wayne Foster and wife, Helen, of Vinton; mother-in-law, Ruth Gearheart; three sisters-in-law, Lynn Downey, Peggy Chitwood, Brenda Gibson. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday at Conner Bowman Funeral Home with Pastor Warren Singleton officiating. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by Conner Bowman Funeral Home, 62 Virginia Market Place Drive, Rocky Mount, 540-344-5151. on August 4, 2012.2

Family

Steven Dewey Gearheart
Marriage*She married Steven Dewey Gearheart, son of Adam Dewey Gearheart and Ruth Evelyn Perdue.3,4,2 
Child
  • Jesse Steven Gearheart3,1,2

Citations

  1. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Ref # 04-50.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Martha Ann Foster Gearheart obituary in the Aug 4, 2012 edition.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the McLean-Gearheart wedding announcement in the Nov 4, 2004 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Adam Dewy Gearheart obituary in the Jul 14, 1995 edition.

Frank Horace Willis1,2,3

M, b. March 29, 1923, d. November 10, 1939
FatherGeneral Magruder Willis1,4,5,6 b. May 13, 1894, d. August 30, 1975
MotherNellie Ray Boyd1,4,5,6 b. November 13, 1899, d. September 3, 1995
     Frank Horace Willis was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 He was born on March 29, 1923 at Virginia; The cemetery listing has a birth date of Mar 29, 1928 but I believe the actual date is Mar 29, 1923 based on the 1930 Census and the ages of his siblings.4,3 He died on November 10, 1939 at age 16.3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 77, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Boyd Willis obituary in the Sep 4, 1995 edition.
  2. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  3. [S3345] Salem Church Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Oscar B. Willis obituary in the Nov 10, 2008 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Willis Aldridge obituary in the Apr 24, 2013 edition.

Noah Lee Willis1,2,3

M, b. November 8, 1920, d. August 14, 1988
FatherGeneral Magruder Willis4,5,6,7,8 b. May 13, 1894, d. August 30, 1975
MotherNellie Ray Boyd4,3,5,6,7,8 b. November 13, 1899, d. September 3, 1995
     Noah Lee Willis was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "U.S. Army WWII."2,1,3 He was born on November 8, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 He died on August 14, 1988 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 67.2,9,1,3 He Willis, Noah Lee, age 67, of 4301 Holmes Street, N.E., died Sunday at the V.A. Medical Center, Salem. He was a native of Floyd County, a veteran of World War II and served in the European, African and Middle Eastern Theaters. He was awarded the Silver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart and Distinguished Unit Badge. Surviving are his mother, Mrs. Nellie Willis, Roanoke; three sisters, Mrs. Lena Mitchell of Roanoke, Mrs. Bure Aldridge of Check, and Mrs. Willie Aldridge of Pilot; three brothers, Robert Willis, Oscar Willis, and Marvin Willis, all of Roanoke. Funeral will be Tuesday, August 16, at 1:00 p.m. at Wood Funeral Home, Floyd, with the Rev. Jesse Powell officiating with the internment in the Restvale Cemetery, Copper HIll. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Monday at Wood Funeral Home, Floyd. on August 15, 1988.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 77, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Noah Lee Willis obituary in the Aug 15, 1988 edition.
  2. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Noah Lee Willis.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Boyd Willis obituary in the Sep 4, 1995 edition.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the G. Magruder Willis obituary in an unknown edition.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Oscar B. Willis obituary in the Nov 10, 2008 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Willis Aldridge obituary in the Apr 24, 2013 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Lena Mae Willis1

F, b. April 30, 1916, d. March 4, 2006
FatherGeneral Magruder Willis2,3,4,5,6,1,7,8 b. May 13, 1894, d. August 30, 1975
MotherNellie Ray Boyd2,3,4,5,6,1,7,8 b. November 13, 1899, d. September 3, 1995
     Her Social Security Number was 223-70-8267.9 Lena Mae Willis was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on April 30, 1916 at Floyd Co., Virginia.10,3,11,9 As of November 23, 1931,her married name was Mitchell.2 She married Jefferson Carson "Jeff" Mitchell Sr., son of Posie Everett Mitchell and Lucy Ida Duncan, on November 23, 1931 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 As of November 9, 1964,her married name was Heslep.12 Lena Mae Willis married Everett Monroe Heslep on November 9, 1964 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.12 Lena Mae Willis and Everett Monroe Heslep were divorced on June 1, 1966 at Floyd Co., Virginia.12 Lena Mae Willis died on March 4, 2006 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 89.9,1 She Lena Mae Willis Mitchell, 89, of Roanoke, Va., formerly of Floyd County, passed away Saturday, March 4, 2006 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Lena was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and greatgrandmother. She was the daughter of the late G. M. and Nellie Willis and the widow of Jeff Mitchell. She was also preceded in death by her son, Doug Mitchell. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Barbara Warren, Wanda and Wendell Greenwood, Ruth and Butch Collins, Linda and Roger Wright, Don Mitchell; ten grandchildren; several greatgrandchildren; two sisters, Virginia Aldridge, Eva Aldridge; two brothers, Oscar Willis, Marvin Willis; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday, March 6, 2006 at Gardner Funeral Home with the Rev. Lee Naff and the Rev. Robin Naff officiating. Interment will follow in Wilson Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday at Gardner Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd is in charge of the arrangements. on March 5, 2006.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 121, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 77, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 112, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13

Family 1

Jefferson Carson "Jeff" Mitchell Sr. b. September 6, 1913, d. March 17, 1952
Marriage*Lena Mae Willis married Jefferson Carson "Jeff" Mitchell Sr., son of Posie Everett Mitchell and Lucy Ida Duncan, on November 23, 1931 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 
Children

Family 2

Everett Monroe Heslep b. May 10, 1914
Marriage*Lena Mae Willis married Everett Monroe Heslep on November 9, 1964 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.12 
Divorce* Lena Mae Willis and Everett Monroe Heslep were divorced on June 1, 1966 at Floyd Co., Virginia.12 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lena Mae Willis Mitchell obituary in the Mar 5, 2006 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Boyd Willis obituary in the Sep 4, 1995 edition.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the G. Magruder Willis obituary in an unknown edition.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Oscar B. Willis obituary in the Nov 10, 2008 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Willis Aldridge obituary in the Apr 24, 2013 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  11. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  12. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  15. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  16. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Malissa Greenwood Breeden obituary in the Oct 3, 2003 edition.

Oscar Boyd Willis1,2,3,4

M, b. March 10, 1928, d. November 8, 2008
FatherGeneral Magruder Willis1,5,6,7,8,9,10,2 b. May 13, 1894, d. August 30, 1975
MotherNellie Ray Boyd1,5,6,7,8,9,10,2 b. November 13, 1899, d. September 3, 1995
     Oscar Boyd Willis was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.8 He was born on March 10, 1928 at Floyd Co., Virginia.11,2,3 He married Ruth Arlene Stanley on January 25, 1952 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.12,2 Oscar Boyd Willis died on November 8, 2008 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 80.8,11,4 He Oscar B. Willis, 80, of Roanoke, passed peacefully at his home to return to his Heavenly home on Saturday, November 8, 2008. He was preceded in death by his wife, Arlene Willis; parents, Magruder and Nellie Willis; and his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Walter and Roma Stanley; brothers and sisters, Noah, Robert, Frank, Lena and Ruby. He was employed at Graves Humphries Hardware for 33 years and at CMT Sporting Goods for 10 years. Oscar was a devoted family man and also enjoyed his many friends. He loved all types of sports, including NASCAR and baseball. He especially enjoyed watching his kids and grandkids participate in sports. He is survived by his children, Mike Willis, Janet Gills (Mark), Nita Bryson (Ronnie), Gene Willis (Sherry) and (Crystal and Tracy). He is also survived by his pride and joy, his grandchildren, Missy White (Kirk), Angie Craw (Harold), Mitch Bryson, and his greatgrandchildren, Taylor White and Cameron Craw. Additional family include a daughter-in-law, Cheryl; brothers and sisters, Virginia Aldridge (Bure), Eva Aldridge, Marvin Willis; sisters-in-law, Mauvieleen Altis, Ida Dawn Stanley, Judy Burris; brother-in-law, Elton Stanley; and numerous nieces and nephews. Services will be at Oakey's South Chapel on Brambleton Ave. at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, November 11, 2008. Pastor Ken Nienke will officiate. Interment will follow in Rest Vale Cemetery, in Floyd County. The family will receive friends at Oakey's South Chapel from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday. Memorials may be made to Gentle Shepherd Hospice. The family would especially like to thank their friends and family for their support and prayers, and the nursing staff of 6 West at Lewis Gale Hospital. Arrangements by Oakey's South Chapel, 540-989-3131. on November 10, 2008.8

Census Records

1930Dwelling 77, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 15, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

Ruth Arlene Stanley b. March 6, 1933, d. July 22, 1998
Marriage*Oscar Boyd Willis married Ruth Arlene Stanley on January 25, 1952 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.12,2 
Children
  • Gene Willis12,8
  • Michael Lynn "Mike" Willis12,8,2
  • Janet Maria Willis12,8,2
  • Nita Gail Willis12,8

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Boyd Willis obituary in the Sep 4, 1995 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [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.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the G. Magruder Willis obituary in an unknown edition.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lena Mae Willis Mitchell obituary in the Mar 5, 2006 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Oscar B. Willis obituary in the Nov 10, 2008 edition.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Willis Aldridge obituary in the Apr 24, 2013 edition.
  11. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Arlene Stanley Willis obituary in the Jul 24, 1998 edition.

Ruth Arlene Stanley1,2,3

F, b. March 6, 1933, d. July 22, 1998
     Her Social Security Number was 223-38-7864.4 Ruth Arlene Stanley was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on March 6, 1933 at Carroll Co., Virginia.4,2,3 As of January 25, 1952,her married name was Willis.2 She married Oscar Boyd Willis, son of General Magruder Willis and Nellie Ray Boyd, on January 25, 1952 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 Ruth Arlene Stanley died on July 22, 1998 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 65.1,4,5 She WILLIS, Arlene Stanley, 65, of Roanoke, passed away peacefully at her home Wednesday, July 22, 1998. She retired from Allstate after 26 years of service. She was preceded in death by her father, Walter E. Stanley, and brothers, Jack and Ray Stanley. Surviving is her husband, Oscar Willis; sons and daughter-in-law, Mike and Cheryl Willis of Radford, Gene Willis of Roanoke; daughter, Janet Gills and Mark Wilder of Salem; daughter and son-in-law, Nita and Ronnie Bryson of Salem; grandchildren, Missy and Kirk White, Angie and Mitch Bryson; great-grandchild, Taylor White; mother, Roma Stanley of Roanoke; stepgrandchildren, Cory and Kurt Roberts; sisters and brother-in-law, Mauvieleen Altis and Clarence of Roanoke, Ida Dawn Stanley of Georgia, Gay Lancaster of Hampton, Judy Burris of Virginia Beach; brother and sister-in-law, Elton and Evelyn Stanley of Roanoke; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services will be at Oakey's South Chapel, 11 a.m. Saturday, July 25, 1998. The Rev. Ken Nienke will officiate. Interment will follow in Restvale Cemetery, Floyd Co. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Oakey's South Chapel. Those preferring to make memorial contributions may consider Good Samaritan Hospice, 3825-A Electric Road, S. W., Roanoke, Va. 24018. on July 24, 1998.1

Family

Oscar Boyd Willis b. March 10, 1928, d. November 8, 2008
Marriage*She married Oscar Boyd Willis, son of General Magruder Willis and Nellie Ray Boyd, on January 25, 1952 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children
  • Gene Willis1,6
  • Michael Lynn "Mike" Willis1,6,2
  • Janet Maria Willis1,6,2
  • Nita Gail Willis1,6

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Arlene Stanley Willis obituary in the Jul 24, 1998 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Oscar B. Willis obituary in the Nov 10, 2008 edition.

Michael Alan Booth1,2

M, b. July 2, 1959, d. September 1, 1995
FatherPryor Murry Booth1,2,3 b. January 23, 1931, d. August 29, 1990
MotherPeggy Marye Matz1,2,3 b. January 18, 1936, d. October 10, 2010
     Michael Alan Booth was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 His Social Security Number was 223-84-5145.4 He was born on July 2, 1959.4 He died on September 1, 1995 at Virginia at age 36.1 He BOOTH, Michael Alan, 36, of Salem, formerly of Atlanta, Ga., went to be with his Lord on September 1, 1995 after a long and valiant fight against the Aids virus. He is preceded in death by his father, Pryor M. Booth. He is survived by his mother, Peggy Matz Booth; a very special brother, Tommy Booth and another brother, Robert Booth both of Roanoke. He leaves behind his long time companion, Kurtis Mealy of Atlanta Ga; a very special and perhaps his closest and dearest friend, Wayne Hill of Atlanta, Ga; a very special cousin, Ricky Matz of Atlanta, Ga; another special cousin, Tana and her husband, Donald Orange of Atlanta, Ga., another very special friend, Michael Tuck of Atlanta, Ga; also many other friends in Atlanta and a very special doctor, Dr. Stephen Kager of Atlanta, Ga. who had a hug for him every time he went to see him. Also all of his special aunts, uncles and cousins and also a lot of nice people from Roanoke Memorial Hospice. Last but not least, his beloved St. Bernard puppy, Dolly Marie. Alan was a very special person and he will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Tuesday, September 5, 1995 at the John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home Chapel, Salem, with Rev. John Smith and Rev. Gene Burris officiating. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park, Salem. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. Other times friends may call at the home, 5015 Labradore Drive, Roanoke. on September 4, 1995.1

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Michael Alan Booth obituary in the Sep 4, 1995 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Peggy Marye Matz Booth obituary in the Oct 12, 2010 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Pryor M. Booth obituary in the Aug 31, 1990 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Gregory Wade Elmore1,2,3,4

M, b. February 8, 1972, d. September 3, 1995
FatherRobert Norman "Bob" Elmore1,5
MotherWanda Mae Hannah1,5
     Gregory Wade Elmore was buried at Crawford Memorial Cemetery, Rt. 605 at Paxton Chapel, Red Brush, Craig Co., Virginia.1,4 His Social Security Number was 227-25-3558.6 He was born on February 8, 1972 at Roanoke, Virginia.6,2,4 He died on September 3, 1995 at Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 23.1,6,3,4 He ELMORE, Gregory Wade, 23, of New Castle, died Sunday, September 3, 1995. He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Leonard Clifton Elmore. He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Mr. And Mrs. Gene (Wanda) Cantrell; his father and stepmother, Mr. and Mrs. Robert (Jean) Elmore; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Steve (April) Medley, Dawn and Mike Strickland. Greg is also survived by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hannah and Gladys Elmore; three stepsisters, Shannon Dudley, Tammy All and Connie Cantrell; one stepbrother, Wade Dudley; three very special nieces, Kendra, Kelsey and Katina; three nephews, Mike, Lee and Zachary; many cousins, uncles, aunts and friends. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 6, at 11 a.m, in Boitnott Funeral Home, with the Rev. Hershel Stone and the Rev. Kenneth Davis officiating. Interment will be in Crawford Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 7 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials should be made to Craig County Rescue Squad. on September 5, 1995.1

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Gregory Wade Elmore obituary in the Sep 5, 1995 edition.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S257] Ruth G. Hale, Crawford Memorial Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  5. [S1964] Charlene Elmore Blassingham, "Elmores of New Castle, VA."
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.