Virginia Katherine Rawn1

F, b. January 4, 1919, d. September 4, 2002
     Her Social Security Number was 234-10-8785.2 Virginia Katherine Rawn was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5250 Robert Centre Byrd Drive, Prosperity, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.3 She was born on January 4, 1919 at Phoebus, Virginia.1,2 As of September 1, 1939,her married name was Okes.1 She married Karl Jansen Okes, son of John Anthony Okes and Prudence Jane Kelley, on September 1, 1939 at Pearisburg, Giles Co., Virginia.1 Virginia Katherine Rawn died on September 4, 2002 at West Virginia at age 83.3 She DANIELS - Virginia Katherine Okes, 83, of Daniels, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2002. She will be lovingly remembered by her four children, Sandra Andrychowski and her husband, Bernie of Fortville, Ind., Sherry Wooldridge and her husband, Frank of Charleston, Duke Okes and his wife, Nancy of Blountville, Tenn, and Roger Okes and his wife, Linda of Roanoke, Va; four grandchildren, Roger and Jeff Wyatt and Andrew and Matthew Okes; and two great-grandchildren. Services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2002, at 1 pysvernd e.m. at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Arrangements are by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley. on September 6, 2002.3

Family

Karl Jansen Okes b. April 30, 1908, d. July 13, 1983
Marriage*She married Karl Jansen Okes, son of John Anthony Okes and Prudence Jane Kelley, on September 1, 1939 at Pearisburg, Giles Co., Virginia.1 
Children
  • Sandra Kay Okes1,3,4
  • Sherry Lynn Okes1,3,4
  • Duke Wayne Okes1,3,4
  • Roger Neal Okes1,3,4

Citations

  1. [S842] Brian T. Seberle, "William B. Oakes," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 28, 2001.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the Virginia Katherine Okes obuituary in the Sep 6, 2002 edition.
  4. [S3635] Nancy Okes, "Karl and Virginia Okes Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 25, 2013.

Roy Banks Okes1

M, b. July 7, 1909, d. July 28, 1909
FatherJohn Anthony Okes1 b. July 18, 1881, d. December 28, 1976
MotherPrudence Jane Kelley1 b. March 19, 1880, d. March 3, 1948
     Roy Banks Okes was born on July 7, 1909 at Dunns, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 He died on July 28, 1909 at Dunns, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S842] Brian T. Seberle, "William B. Oakes," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 28, 2001.

Clifford Dale Okes1

M, b. October 11, 1910, d. June 6, 1911
FatherJohn Anthony Okes1 b. July 18, 1881, d. December 28, 1976
MotherPrudence Jane Kelley1 b. March 19, 1880, d. March 3, 1948
     Clifford Dale Okes was born on October 11, 1910 at Dunns, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 He died on June 6, 1911 at Dunns, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S842] Brian T. Seberle, "William B. Oakes," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 28, 2001.

Edith Truman1,2,3,4

F, b. March 16, 1920, d. February 15, 2001
     Edith Truman Edith Truman Okes, 80, of Beaver, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2001, in a local hospital following a long illness. Born March 16, 1920, at Beckley, she was the daughter of the late A.J. and Annie L. Wilberforce Truman. Mrs. Okes was retired from the Raleigh County Board of Education, where she was a secretary for Shady Spring High School. She was a member of the Beaver United Methodist Church and had been a resident of Greystone Inn in Beaver. She was a lifelong resident of Raleigh County. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kermit K. Okes, on July 6, 1998; two sisters, Doris Houck and Gladys White; and two brothers, Alfred and Arthur Truman. Survivors include three sons, Gary D. Okes and his wife, Terri, of Richmond, Va., John R. Okes and his wife, Ellen, of Beckley, and Thomas D. Okes and his wife, Misty, of Beaver; two sisters, Evelyn Blymyer of Palmdale, Calif., and Mildred Francisco of Beckley; and six grandchildren, Brandon S. Okes, Justin D. Okes, John Morgan Okes, Tara M. Okes, B.J. Okes, and Steven K. Okes. Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Beaver United Method-ist Church with the Rev. Virgil C. Cook and the Rev. Allen Johnson officiating. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memorial Park Mausoleum B. Friends may call 6 to 9 p.m. today at Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley. Pallbearers will be Keith Radford, Jarrell Hartsog, Butch Cook, Tom Pugh, Luen Williams, and Michael Lilly.4 Her Social Security Number was 232-01-9306.3 She was buried at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.4 She was born on March 16, 1920 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.1,2,3,4 As of October 12, 1943,her married name was Okes.1 She married Kermit Kelley/Kelly Okes, son of John Anthony Okes and Prudence Jane Kelley, on October 12, 1943 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.1,2,4,5 Edith Truman died on February 15, 2001 at Raleigh Co., West Virginia, at age 80.3,4

Family

Kermit Kelley/Kelly Okes b. July 7, 1919, d. July 6, 1998
Marriage*She married Kermit Kelley/Kelly Okes, son of John Anthony Okes and Prudence Jane Kelley, on October 12, 1943 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.1,2,4,5 
Children
  • Gary Douglas Okes1,2,4
  • John Randall Okes1,2,4
  • Thomas Dale Okes1,2,4

Citations

  1. [S842] Brian T. Seberle, "William B. Oakes," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 28, 2001.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Oakes-Truman marriage record.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S7998] Calfee Funeral Home, online www.calfeefuneralhome.com, From the Edith Truman Okes obituary.
  5. [S1576] VA, USA: National Publishing Co., 1946 Young American Patriots. Richmond, U. S., World War II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945.

Wilbert Wayne Pruett1,2

M, b. August 1, 1956, d. October 21, 2007
FatherWilbert Whittle "Bill" Pruett1,2 b. January 30, 1929, d. October 1, 1957
MotherDorothy Louise Phoenix1,2
     Wilbert Wayne Pruett was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.2 He was born on August 1, 1956.1 He died on October 21, 2007 at age 51.2 He Wilbert Wayne Pruett, 52, of Salem, passed away October 21, 2007. He was predeceased by his father, Wilbert Whittle Pruett. He is survived by his mother, Dorothy Louise Weeks; son, Michael David Pruett, Shawsville; brother, Lewie Steven (Twila) Cooper, Salem; sisters, Charlotte Ann (Ronnie) Bivens, Roanoke County, Helen Renee Harrison, Salem, Judy Dianne Pruett, Salem, Velda Deane (Curtis) LaPrade; grandson, Michael Shawn Pruett, Salem; several nieces and nephews and a special great-nephew, Jamey Davis, Salem. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, October 24, 2007, 11 a.m. at Lotz Salem Chapel with the Rev. Brian Gordon officiating. Interment will follow in Cedar Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 9 p.m and Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements are being handled by Lotz Funeral Home, Salem. on October 22, 2007.2

Family

Child
  • Michael David Pruett2

Citations

  1. [S843] Judy Pruett (granddaughter), "Clifton Ford Pruett, Sr.," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 13 and Jan 28, 2002.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Wilbert Wayne Pruett obituary in the Oct 22, 2007 edition.

Fred Allen Kesler1,2,3,4

M, b. August 14, 1906, d. January 17, 1976
     His Social Security Number was 262-05-3004.5 Fred Allen Kesler married Fitzhugh Lee Aldridge, daughter of Charles Walker "Charlie" Aldridge and Grace Prudence "Gracie" Palmer.1,2,4 Fred Allen Kesler was born on August 14, 1906 at Rowan Co., North Carolina.2,5 He died on January 17, 1976 at Henderson, Vance Co., North Carolina, at age 69.3

Family

Fitzhugh Lee Aldridge b. February 27, 1911, d. October 10, 1999
Marriage*He married Fitzhugh Lee Aldridge, daughter of Charles Walker "Charlie" Aldridge and Grace Prudence "Gracie" Palmer.1,2,4 
Child
  • Patricia Allen Kesler2,4

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Grace Palmer Aldridge obituary in the Dec 30, 1982 edition.
  2. [S998] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000.
  3. [S1028] North Carolina Archives and Records Section and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, North Carolina Death Indexes, 1908-2004.
  4. [S1802] Vero Beach Press Journal, From the Fitzhugh Lee Aldridge Kesler obituary in the Oct 28, 1999 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

William E. Stump1

M, b. circa 1888
     William E. Stump was born circa 1888 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 He married Ethel Lewis Conner, daughter of Charles Lewis Conner and Elizabeth Jane Conner, on September 14, 1946 at Roanoke, Virginia.1

Family

Ethel Lewis Conner b. October, 1898, d. January 31, 1989
Marriage*William E. Stump married Ethel Lewis Conner, daughter of Charles Lewis Conner and Elizabeth Jane Conner, on September 14, 1946 at Roanoke, Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Margaret Louise Emmett1

F, b. circa 1912
     Margaret Louise Emmett was born circa 1912 at Roanoke, Virginia.1 As of August 12, 1941,her married name was Morgan.1 She married Elbert Leo Morgan, son of Willie Elbert Morgan and Ocie Alice "Lydia" Conner, on August 12, 1941 at Falls Church, Fairfax Co., Virginia.1

Family

Elbert Leo Morgan b. March 21, 1912, d. December 4, 2004
Marriage*Margaret Louise Emmett married Elbert Leo Morgan, son of Willie Elbert Morgan and Ocie Alice "Lydia" Conner, on August 12, 1941 at Falls Church, Fairfax Co., Virginia.1 
Children
  • William E. Morgan2
  • Alice Morgan2

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Elbert Leo Morgan obituary in the Dec 6, 2004 edition.

Dolphas Levon "Doc" Conner1,2,3,4

M, b. December 19, 1937, d. June 4, 2007
FatherHerman Farmer Conner1,2,4 b. June 12, 1912, d. July 20, 1979
MotherRita June Moles1,2,4 b. September 23, 1918, d. September 18, 1971
     Dolphas Levon "Doc" Conner was born on December 19, 1937 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 He married Catherine Virginia "Kay" Clemens on August 11, 1962 at Sterling, Loudoun Co., Virginia.4 Dolphas Levon "Doc" Conner died on June 4, 2007 at Radford, Virginia, at age 69.2 He Dolphas (Doc) Levon Conner, 69, of Radford, passed away Monday, June 4, 2007 in the New River Valley Medical Center. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, a member of Central United Methodist Church and was a retired appraiser and insurance agent in the real estate business. He was born in Floyd County, the son of the late Herman Farmer and Rita June Moles Conner. Survivors include his wife, Catherine "Kay" C. Conner of Radford; three sons and daughters-in-law, Kevin Conner and Keith and Kimberly Conner, all of Radford, and Kris and Catherine Conner of Richmond; four grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Abby, Grace and Annabell; and a brother and sister-in-law, Darvin and Sharon Conner of Princeton, W.Va. A celebration service of Doc's life will be held Thursday, June 7, 2007 at 7 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church in Radford with Pastor Ric Wright officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. prior to the service on Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Radford High School Booster Club, 50 Dalton Drive, Radford, Va. 24141, and to please specify either the football program or the basketball program. The Conner family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford. www.mullinsfuneral home.com. on June 5, 2007.2

Family

Catherine Virginia "Kay" Clemens
Marriage*He married Catherine Virginia "Kay" Clemens on August 11, 1962 at Sterling, Loudoun Co., Virginia.4 
Children
  • Kevin Conner2
  • Keith Conner2
  • Kris Conner2

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Herman F. Conner obituary in the Jul 22, 1979 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dolphas Levon Conner obituary in the Jun 5, 2007 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Dorothy Audrey Six1,2,3

F, b. January 18, 1925, d. May 22, 2001
     Her Social Security Number was 063-20-1242.4 Dorothy Audrey Six was born on January 18, 1925 at Queens, Queens Co., New York.2,4,3 As of March 11, 1945,her married name was Clark.2 She married William Judson "Judd" Clark, son of William Kenneth Clark and Ruth Helen Skinner, on March 11, 1945 at Spence Field, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.1,2 Dorothy Audrey Six and William Judson "Judd" Clark were divorced on June 13, 1972 at Stamford Co., Connecticut.1,5 Dorothy Audrey Six died on May 22, 2001 at Branford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, at age 76.2,4,3

Family

William Judson "Judd" Clark b. September 30, 1925, d. March 22, 2003
Marriage*She married William Judson "Judd" Clark, son of William Kenneth Clark and Ruth Helen Skinner, on March 11, 1945 at Spence Field, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.1,2 
Divorce* Dorothy Audrey Six and William Judson "Judd" Clark were divorced on June 13, 1972 at Stamford Co., Connecticut.1,5 
Children
  • Michele Clark6
  • Dorothy Leslie Clark1
  • Lynda "Lyn" Clark1

Citations

  1. [S847] Lyn Ribisi, "Skinner Line," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Mar 26 and Mar 29, 2002.
  2. [S3219] Clark Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/39504/person/-2140913819
  3. [S1195] Connecticut Department of Health, Connecticut Death Index 1949-2012.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S3220] Connecticut Department of Public Health, Connecticut Divorce Index, 1968-1997.
  6. [S1379] Orange County Register, From the William "Judd" Clark III obituary in the Mar 26, 2003 edition.