.      Delmon Lee Nester, 1889 - 1964, s/o Martin Ballard Nester
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

C135   Delmon Lee Nester,7                                                       C13   (Martin,6,Aaron,5,William,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2)
.                "Elder"
.                  b 4 Jan 1889 Carroll Co, Va; d 17 Sep 1964 (SSDI "b 4 Feb" 229-46-2694 Va), bur Reece Cem, Dugspur, Carroll Co.
.                     See
picture of his and Lenora's tombstone below.
.                  m 10 Apr 1910 Carroll Co to Lenora Ettra Moore (Nora), b 7 Dec 1888 Carroll Co, d 18 Apr 1978 (SSDI 225-92-3382 Va),
.                       bur Reece Cem, d/o John H. Moore and Nancy Thompson.

.                  Delmon's LR: Va.  Lenora's LR: Dugspur, Carroll Co, Va 24325.

.                  1910 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 4, sheet 13A, #248/251, Delmon L. Nester,21 Va, farm laborer, home farm, hired
.                           man, Lenora E. Morre,21 Va, housekeeper, private family, hired girl, living with Steward P. Reece.
.                  1917, 5 Jun: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW I draft registration card: Delmon Lee Nester, b 4 Jan 1889 Dugspur, Va, age 28; of
.                            Dugspur; occup: farmer; married with 4 children; described as medium height and build, blue eyes, brown hair.
.                           See
image below.
.                  1920 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 7, sheet 9B, #180/180, Delmar Nester,31 Va, farmer, general farm, Nora E.,31 Va,
.                           Archie R. Nester,9 Va, Carlos S.,7 Va, Nancy,5 Va, Cody W.,2 2/12 Va.
.                  1930 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-10, sheet 3A, #51/51, Delmon Nester,41 Va (marr age 21), farmer, general farm,
.                           Lenora,41 Va (marr age 21), Archie R.,19 Va, laborer, farm, Harlin S.,17 Va, laborer, farm, Nancy A.,15 Va, Laura M.,14
.                           Va, Codie W.,12 Va, Omie E.,9 Va, Ray H.,9 Va, John H.,7 Va, Silva M.,4 Va, Florence L.,3 10/12 Va, Vera I.,1 1/12 Va.
.                  1940 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-6, sheet 7B, #130, Delmon L. Nester,51 Va, farmer, farm, Nora E.,51 Va, Laura
.                           M.,24 Va, Elva,19 Va, Roy H.,18 Va, farm helper, farm, John H.,16 Va, Eilvie A.,15 Va, Florence L.,12 Va, Vera I.,11 Va,
.                           Carlis S.,27 Va (wid), clerk, retail grocery, Cota W.,22 Va, macanic, auto garge, Delpha G.,22 Va (dau-in-law).
.                  1942, 20 May: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW II draft registration card: Delmon Lee Nester, b 4 Jan 1889 Dugspur, Va, age 53;
.                            of RFD 2, Dugspur; self-employed; contact: Nora E. Nester; described as 5' 10", 118 lbs, blue eyes, gray hair, light
.                            brown complexion.  See
images below.

.                  issue:

1.   Archie Rivers Nester, b 30 Jun 1910 Carroll Co, m(1) Eliza Gladys Fariss (Gladys), m(2) Allie Mae Dalton Huff.

2.   Carlos Stuart Nester, b 19 Jul 1912 Carroll Co, m(1) Imogene Gardner, m(2) Beulah Elizabeth Burnette.

3.   Nancy Ann Nester, b 26 Jun 1914 Carroll Co, d 28 Jun 2012 (SSDI Va), m 11 Dec 1937 Carroll Co to her 4th cousin Foy
.                        Russell Worrell (Russell), b 14 Jul 1909 Carroll Co, d 31 Oct 1983 Galax (SSDI 229-24-1688 Va), bur Reece Cem, s/o Wil-
.                        liam Robert Worrell (Robert,Bob) (s/o Jonathan Worrell and Eliza Goad (d/o
Robert Goad (Big Robin) (#C)) and Celestia
.                        Clementine Goad (Lesty,Celesty) (d/o
James Fountain Goad (Jim) (#D1)).
.                        issue:
a.   Randy Gale Worrell, b 1950 Carroll Co, m 16 Jun 1972 Carroll Co to Ann Charlotte Semones, b 1954, d/o James L.
.                              Semones (Jim) and Norma Phillips.  Of Dugspur in 2012.
.                              issue:
(1)  Julie Ann Worrell, b 1977 Galax, m 28 Aug 1988 Carroll Co to Dickerson Gregory Dickerson (Greg).
.                                     Of Hillsville in 2012.
.                                     issue:
(a)  Brittany Dickerson.  
(2)  Kristin Gale Worrell (Kristi), b 1980 Galax, m 31 Jul 1999 Carroll Co to Stephen Bradley Martin (Steve).
.                                     Of Laurel Fork in 2012.
.                                     issue:
(a)  Kevin Martin.  
(b)  Jason Martin.

.                  4.   Laura Mae Nester, b 17 Dec 1915 Carroll Co, d 30 Sep 1955, bur Reece Cem, m 20 Jul 1940 Carroll Co to her 4th cousin
.                        James Creed Worrell (Creed), b 6 Aug 1907 Carroll Co, d 17 Nov 1982 (SSDI 233-22-8392 WVa), bur Reece Cem, s/o the
.                        above William Robert Worrell (Robert,Bob) and Celestia Clementine Goad.  James' LR: Dugspur, Carroll Co 24325.
.                     ? 1940 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-6, sheet 13B, #229, Laura M. Nester,26 Va (ab anl of family), living with Dora
.                                 Gardner.
.                        issue:
a.   Linda Mae Worrell, b 1943 Carroll Co, m 16 Jan 1965 Carroll Co to Henry Ellis Jennings, b ca 1940, s/o Sam Henry
.                              Jennings and Annie Susan Nichols.  Of Draper in 2017.
b.   Ronnie Lee Worrell, b 20 Jun 1947 Carroll Co, d 14 Feb 2005 Galax (SSDI Va), bur Reece Cem, m 21 May 1977
.                              Rockbridge Co, Va to Cathy Kay Montgomery Simpkins, b 1953 Baltimore, Md, d/o Leo Montgomery and Beulah Mae
.                              Deffenbaugh  This was Cathy's 3rd marr, and the marr rec list her parents as Aldern Clark and Lean Armstrong.  Cathy
.                              had m(1) 27 Feb 1969 Greenville, Tenn to Donnie Wayne Zollman, b 1950 Lexington Ky, and they div 2 Feb 1972
.                              Rockbridge Co  Cathy had m(2) 18 Mar 1972 Rockbridge Co to Thomas Aaron Simpkins b 1950 Carroll Co, Va, s/o
.                              Shaffer Osta Simpkins and Hestal Irene Dalton (d/o
James Sexton Dalton (#1411)).  Ronnie's LR: Draper, Pulaski Co
.                              24324.
c.   Salena Gay Worrell, b 8 Jun 1953 Carroll Co, d 30 Aug 2017 Shawsville, bur Reece Cem.

5.   Cody Wilbur Nester, b 11 Oct 1917 Carroll Co, m Delphia Gay Montgomery.

6.   Oma Elva Nester (Omie,Elva), b 6 Apr 1920 Floyd Co, d 23 Jan 2013 Carroll Co, bur Monta Vista Memory Gardens, m
.                        8 Jun 1940 Floyd Co to Berlin Webb, b 8 Jun 1913 Carroll Co, d 26 Mar 1982 (SSDI 232-14-9744 WVa or NC), s/o
.                        liam Floyd Webb (#416) and Martha Ellen Cox.  Berlin worked for Olga Coal Co in Caretta, WVa.  Elva worked for Car-
.                        roll Hosiery in Hillsville and later for Sprague Electric Co.
.                        Berlin's LR: Dugspur, Carroll Co 24325.  Elva was of Dugspur in 2012.

7.   Roy Hale Nester, b 12 Dec 1921 Carroll Co, d 5 Aug 1971 (not in SSDI), bur Reece Cem.
.                        He was PFC, Co B Inf. Regt. WWII.  See
pictures of his tombstone and plaque below.
.                        1942, 15 Sep: US WW II Army Enlistment Record, Roanoke, Va: Roy H. Nester, b 1921, native of Va, resident of Carroll
.                                  Co, Va, private, grammar school, farm hands, general farm, 66", 131 lbs.

8.   John Hasten Nester (Hasten), b 19 Mar 1923 Carroll Co, m Velma Imogene Goad (Imogene,Jeannie).

9.   Sylvia Marie Nester, b 13 Mar 1925 Carroll Co, m 10 Aug 1946 Carroll Co to her 5th cousin Garrett Conduff Goad
.                        (#B1134), b 19 Aug 1924 Carroll Co, d 19 Sep 1975 (SSDI 224-24-6198 Va), bur Monta Vista Mem Gardens, Galax, s/o
.                        Tate Goad and Mary Elizabeth Turman.  Sylvia m(2) 22 Aug 1988 Grayson Co to Clayton Arley Banks, b 1927, s/o
.                        Thomas Walter Banks and Delilah Columbia Jessup.

10.   Florence Loraine Nester, b 3 May 1927 Carroll Co, m 12 Apr 1945 Carroll Co to her father's 4th cousin Shirley Ross
.                        McPeak, b 22 Aug 1914 Carroll Co, d 17 Jan 2009 (SSDI Va), s/o James Enoch McPeak (s/o Pleasant Amos McPeak and
.                        Mary Jane Day) and Arena Goad (Rena) (d/o
Byrum Cox Goad (By) (#B4)).  Shirley's LR: Dugspur, Carroll Co 24325.

11.   Vera Ilene Nester, b 16 Apr 1929 Carroll Co, m 13 Oct 1951 Carroll Co to Norman Conrad Dalton (Conrad) (#61753),
.                        b 25 May1922 Carroll Co, d 3 Aug 1986 Radford (SSDI 235-28-1453 Va), bur Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin, Va, s/o
.                        Enoch Dalton and Viola Texas Branscome (Texas).
.                        Norman's LR: Dublin, Pulaski Co 24084.  Vera was of Dublin in 2012.

.                 Ref:  1. "
Cox-Phillips Family Newsletter", Mar 1984, Delmon Lee Nester's obit.
.                          2.   Marbrie Nester Worrell's notes.
.                          3. "
Carroll County Heritage", 1997, Vol II, p 189, notes submitted by Sylvia Banks.
.                          4.   Essie Spence Goad's notes.
.                          5. "
The Roanoke Times", 30 Jun 2012, obit of Nancy Ann Nester Worrell, 98, d/o Elder Delmon and Lenora Nester.  Pre-
.                                ceded in death by husband Russell Worrell, brothers Archie Nester, Carlos Nester, Roy Nester, Cody Nester, and
.                                Hasten Nester, and sisters Sylvia Banks and Laura Worrell.  Survived by son and dau-in-law Randy and Ann Worrell,
.                                granddaus and spouses Julie and Greg Dickerson, Kristi and Steve Martin, ggc Brittany Dickerson and Kevin and
.                                Jason Martin, and sisters Elva Webb and Vera Dalton.
.                          6. "
The Roanoke Times", 27 Jan 2013: obit for Elva Nester Webb,92, d/o Delmon L. and Lenora Moore Nester.  Preceded
.                                in death by her husband Berlin Webb, sisters Nancy N. Worrell, Laura N. Worrell, and Sylvia N. Banks, and brothers
.                                Archie R. Nester, Carlos S. Nester, Cody W. Nester, Roy H. Nester, and J. Hasten Nester.  Survived by sisters Flor-
.                                ence N. McPeak and Vera N. Dalton, sister-in-law Imogene G. Nester, 13 nieces, 7 nephews, etc.
.                          7.   http://www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com/obitlink?obit_id=2002821
.                                Salena G. Worrell, 64, of Shawsville, passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at her residence. She was a
.                                daughter of the late J. Creed Worrell and Laura Nester Worrell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by
.                                her brother, Ronnie Lee Worrell.  She was an employee of Jefferson Mills, Pulaski, for 20 years, and was presently a
.                                22-year employee of Graham White Manufacturing, Salem, as an IT Specialist.  Salena is survived by her sister and
.                                brother-in-law, Linda Worrell Jennings and Henry E. Jennings of Draper, and their family, Kirk and Darlene Jennings,
.                                Peyton and Easton all of Mount Juliet, TN and Laura Jennings Stevens and Austin of Wirtz, VA. Additional survivors
.                                are a niece and nephew and four great nephews.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 11:30
.                                AM at Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel with Elder Tim McGrady officiating. Burial will follow in the Reece Ceme-
.                                tery....
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