Valinda Gayle Shannon1,2

F, b. April 20, 1953, d. November 9, 2019
     Valinda Gayle Shannon was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on April 20, 1953 at West Virginia.1 As of January 1, 1984,her married name was Poff.1 She married Ira Lee Poff, son of Sherman Riley Poff and Lizzie Pearl Johnson, on January 1, 1984 at Pulaski Co., Virginia.1,2 Valinda Gayle Shannon died on November 9, 2019 at Virginia at age 66.2 She Beloved wife, mother and "Maw Maw" Valinda Shannon Poff, 66, of Buchanan, Va., went to be with her Lord on Saturday, November 9, 2019. She is survived by her best friend and loving husband of 35 years, Ira Lee Poff. She lives on in the hearts of her children, Seanmichael and his wife, Kaitlyn, Becky and her husband, Josh, Johnny and his wife, Trish, and Amy and her Stacey. Valinda doted on her grandchildren, Maddie, Jake, Hunter, Britney, Gracie, Peyton and Zach; as well as great-grandchildren, Axel, Huntleigh and Alayna. She is survived by siblings, Ray and Shirley. Valinda was preceded in death by her mother, Annie; and siblings, Louise, Donnie and Sam. She was a veteran of the United States Army National Guard where she served as a radio specialist and fell in love with a handsome staff sergeant who would become the love of her life, Ira. Valinda was a lover of people, always known for sharing stories, telling jokes and making friends with just about everyone she would meet. Memorial Services for Valinda will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 16, 2019, at Oakey's East Chapel in Botetourt with Pastor T.G. Ayers officiating. Graveside Military Honors will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park in Salem. on November 15, 2019.2

Family

Ira Lee Poff
Marriage*She married Ira Lee Poff, son of Sherman Riley Poff and Lizzie Pearl Johnson, on January 1, 1984 at Pulaski Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children
  • Amy Elizabeth Poff2
  • Johnny Poff2
  • Stacey Poff2
  • Seanmichael Vernon Poff2
  • Rebecca Lee Poff2

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Valinda Shannon Poff obituary in the Nov 15, 2019 edition.

James Luther "Jimmy" Paitsel Jr.1,2,3

M, b. March 9, 1961, d. July 30, 2007
FatherJames Luther Paitsel Sr.1,2,3,4 b. October 23, 1923, d. January 4, 2008
MotherBeatrice Arlene Sutphin1,2,3,4 b. circa 1924, d. March 21, 2015
     James Luther "Jimmy" Paitsel Jr. was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.2 His Social Security Number was 226-11-0906.5 He married Sharon Unknown.1 James Luther "Jimmy" Paitsel Jr. married Trish Harris.2 James Luther "Jimmy" Paitsel Jr. was born on March 9, 1961.2,5 He died on July 30, 2007 at age 46.2,5 He James L. Paitsel, Jr., 46, of New Castle, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, July 30, 2007. He is survived by his loving wife, Trish; father, James L. Paitsel, Sr; mother, Arlene S. Paitsel; sister and brother in-law, Julie and Mike Huffman; children, Jamie Paitsel and fiance, Heather, Ashley Harmon and husband, Patrick, and Andrew Paitsel; children, Shawna, Trey and Taylor Huffman; nephew, Justin Huffman and fianc?e, Caitlin Tolbert; niece, Crystal Hickson and husband, Jeff; one great-nephew, Austin Hickson; one great-niece, Sarah Hickson; mother and father-in-law, Debbie and Mike Harris; second mother, Frances Oliver; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins; two special furry companions, Leo and Polly; and many special friends. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 3, 2007 at Huffman Memorial Park with the Rev. Larry Jent and Lowell Stovall officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 2, 2007 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Paitsel Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 31, New Castle, VA 24127 or the Craig County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 81, New Castle, VA 24127. Arrangements by Paitsel Funeral Home, New Castle. www.paitselfh.com on July 31, 2007.2

Family 1

Trish Harris
Marriage*He married Trish Harris.2 

Family 2

Sharon Unknown
Marriage*James Luther "Jimmy" Paitsel Jr. married Sharon Unknown.1 
Children
  • James "Jamie" Paitsel2,3
  • Ashley Paitsel2
  • Andrew Paitsel2,3

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Olya Lester Sutphin obituary in the May 23, 1993 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the James L. Paitsel, Jr., obituary in the Jul 31, 2007 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the James L. Paitsel, Sr., obituary in the Jan 5, 2008 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Arlene S. Paitsel obituary in the Mar 24, 2015 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Bessie Mae Mills1,2

F, b. August 15, 1916, d. September 9, 1977
     Bessie Mae Mills was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 223-24-1998.3 She was born on August 15, 1916 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,1,2 As of August 27, 1938,her married name was Shilling.1 She married Carl James Shilling, son of Coy Otis Shilling and Bessie Ann Gearheart, on August 27, 1938 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2 Bessie Mae Mills died on September 9, 1977 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 61.3,2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 177, District 81-12, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia4

Family

Carl James Shilling b. September 29, 1920, d. March 27, 2004
Marriage*Bessie Mae Mills married Carl James Shilling, son of Coy Otis Shilling and Bessie Ann Gearheart, on August 27, 1938 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carl James Shilling obituary in the Mar 28, 2004 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Danny Wayne Shilling obituary in the Feb 19, 2019 edition.

Danny Wayne Shilling1,2,3,4,5

M, b. July 31, 1946, d. February 17, 2019
FatherCarl James Shilling1,2,3 b. September 29, 1920, d. March 27, 2004
MotherBessie Mae Mills1,2,3 b. August 15, 1916, d. September 9, 1977
     Danny Wayne Shilling married Linda Mae Shepherd.6 Danny Wayne Shilling was born on July 31, 1946 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,3,4,5 He married Ellen Cannam Crawford on July 1, 1977 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 Danny Wayne Shilling and Ellen Cannam Crawford were divorced on November 14, 1989 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 Danny Wayne Shilling died on February 17, 2019 at Virginia at age 72.3 He Danny Wayne Shilling, 72, of Roanoke, Va., died on Sunday, February 17, 2019. He was born on July 31, 1946, son of the late Carl and Bessie Shilling. Danny was also preceded in death by his wife, Linda Crouch. He is survived by his brothers, Coy Shilling and Phillip Shilling; sister, Clara O'Brien; niece, Kelli Herrington; children, Angie Robertson and husband, Dale, Gail Crouch and fiancé, Mark Brogan, and Daniel Crouch and wife, Cassie; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and close family, Harold Stull and Leigh Ogle. A Funeral Service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at Oakey's North Chapel. on February 19, 2019.3

Family 1

Linda Mae Shepherd d. May 30, 2014
Marriage*He married Linda Mae Shepherd.6 

Family 2

Ellen Cannam Crawford
Marriage*Danny Wayne Shilling married Ellen Cannam Crawford on July 1, 1977 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 
Divorce* Danny Wayne Shilling and Ellen Cannam Crawford were divorced on November 14, 1989 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carl James Shilling obituary in the Mar 28, 2004 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Danny Wayne Shilling obituary in the Feb 19, 2019 edition.
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Linda Mae Crouch obituary in the Jun 1, 2014 edition.

Linda Mae Shepherd1

F, d. May 30, 2014
     Linda Mae Shepherd was buried at Montvale Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 1075 Dewey Road, Montvale, Bedford Co., Virginia.1 Her married name was Shilling.2 She married Danny Wayne Shilling, son of Carl James Shilling and Bessie Mae Mills.1 Linda Mae Shepherd died on May 30, 2014 at Virginia.1 She Linda Mae Crouch, 68 of Roanoke, went to be with the Lord on Friday, May 30, 2014. She is preceded in death by her husband, Walter D. Crouch, Jr. her parents, Merle and Florence Shepherd; and brothers, Wilford, G.C. and Calvin Shepherd. Leaving behind is her beloved partner Danny Shilling; her children, Angie Robertson and husband, Dale, Gail Crouch, Daniel Crouch and wife, Cassie; grandchildren, Brandi and Chelsea Robertson, Andrew, Zachery and Logan Easterling, Samantha, Hunter, Emily and Mason Crouch; brothers and sisters, Julius Shepherd and wife, Eleanor, Lloyd Shepherd and wife, Diane, Ruben Shepherd and wife, Deanna, Joe Shepherd, Hilda Johnson and husband, Joe Ed, Chris McCutcheon, Eileen Connor and husband, Wayne, Shirley Blanton and husband, Nikki, Doris Kim and husband, Myung; also are numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be at Oakey's East Chapel 10 a.m. Monday June 2, 2014,with the Rev. Dwayne Shepherd officiating interment will be in Montvale Presbyterian Church Cemetery. on June 1, 2014.1

Family

Danny Wayne Shilling b. July 31, 1946, d. February 17, 2019
Marriage*She married Danny Wayne Shilling, son of Carl James Shilling and Bessie Mae Mills.1 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Linda Mae Crouch obituary in the Jun 1, 2014 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carl James Shilling obituary in the Mar 28, 2004 edition.