.      Wade Hampton Nester, 1917 - 1942, s/o John Aaron Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

C3312   Wade Hampton Nester,8                                      C331   (John,7,Thompson,6,Anderson,5,William,4,Jacob,3)
.                     b 8 Feb 1917 Patrick Co, Va; d 26 Apr 1942 Surry Co, NC, "age 25 yrs, 2 mos, 18 days, of automobile accident, cause of
.                        death unknown, wife Anis Smith Nester, and s/o John Nester and Della Jessup", bur Unity Presbyterian Church Cem,
.                        Ararat, Patrick Co.  See
pictures of Wade's tombstone below and image of his death certificate below, informant Mrs.
.                        Wade Nester.
.                     m 12 Nov 1936 Carroll Co to, Va to Avis Ardella Smith, b 9 Apr 1918 Patrick Co, d 14 May 1987 Surry Co (SSDI 242-28-
.                         2060 NC), bur Unity Presbyterian Church Cem, d/o George Smith and Evie Culler.  See
picture of her tombstone below.
.                         Avis m(2) 5 Feb 1949 Patrick Co to Wade's 1st cousin Alvin Cecil Jessup, div, b 26 Aug 1921 Patrick Co, d 5 Oct 2007
.                         (SSDI 229-16-6891 Va), bur Unity Presbyterian Church Cem, s/o Hillery H. Jessup and Laura Elizabeth Tilley.

.                     Avis' LR: Mt Airy, Surry Co, NC 27030.  Alvin's LR: Mount Airy, Surry Co 27030.

.                     1940 Patrick Co census, Dan River Dist, ED 71-4, sheet 5A, #65, Wade Nester,23 Va, farm laborer, farm, Avis,22 Va, Gar-
.                              len,3 NC.

.                     issue:

1.   Garland Dean Nester, b 15 Apr 1937 NC, m Clara Lucille Cain (Lucille).

2.   (inf dau) Nester, b and d 27 Apr 1938, bur Unity Presbyterian Church Cem, Ararat, "d/o of W.H. & Avis Nester".
.                           See
picture of her tombstone below.

3.   Carol June Nester, b 15 May 1940 Patrick Co, d 13 Oct 2016 Dobson, NC, bur Blues Grove Baptist Church Cem, m 24
.                           Apr 1965 Lexington, NC to Dallas Ray Pruitt, b 1941 Patrick Co, s/o Goston Pruitt and Vida Lovill.
.                           Of Dobson in 2016.
.                           issue:
a.   David Ray Pruitt, b 1967 Surry Co, m 3 Apr 1993 to Sherrie Ellen Mae Hall, b 1971 Surry Co, d/o Clinton David Hall
.                                 and Ruby Ellen Mabry.  Of Dobson in 2016.
.                                 issue:
(1)  Timothy Ray Pruitt, b 1994 Surry Co.
(2)  Emily Mae Pruitt, b 1997.

.                     Ref:  1.   Ronald Garland (Rob) Nester, email:
.                              2.   Sherrie Hall Pruitt, email:
.                              3.   World Family Tree, vol 21, tree 2135.
.                              4. "
The Mount Airy News", 14-16 Oct 2016:
.                                    Mrs. Carol June Nester Pruitt, 76, of Mount Airy, passed away Thursday morning, October 13, 2016, at the Joan
.                                    and Howard Woltz Hospice Home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Patrick County, VA, on May
.                                    15, 1940, to the late Wade Nester and Avis Smith Nester. Mrs. Pruitt was a loving wife, mother, Nana, and friend
.                                    who will be dearly missed by all that knew her. "The best Nana ever!" Mrs. Pruitt was a member of Blues Grove
.                                    Baptist Church for sixty-plus years. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Dallas Ray Pruitt of the home; a
.                                    son and daughter-in-law, David Ray Pruitt and Sherrie of Dobson; a grandson, Timothy Ray Pruitt of Dobson; a
.                                    granddaughter, Emily Mae Pruitt of Dobson; and numerous nieces and nephews and family and friends. In addition
.                                    to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Garland Nester; and an infant sister. Funeral services will be
.                                    held on Sunday October 16, 2016, at Blues Grove Baptist Church at 2:00 PM with Pastors Sammy Lawson, Roland
.                                    McCraw and Travis Sechrist officiating with burial to follow in the church cemetery....
.  Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
.               Added by Esther Johnson