.    Lurty Homer Nester, 1888 - 1983, s/o Charles Morgan Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

E413   Lurty Homer Nester,7                                     E41   (Charles,6,Frederick,5,Abraham,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2)
.                 b 18 Aug 1888 Carroll Co, Va; d 1 Sep 1983 Wetumka, Hughes Co, Okla (SSDI 446-18-6771 Okla), bur Wetumka Cem,
.                    Wetumka.  (d 31 Aug 1983 by one account)  See
picture of his plaque and of his and Beatrice's tombstone below.
.                 m(1) Nora Watson, who apparently was the mother of children who went by the name Partridge.  Not certain if Lurty was the
.                          father of them, but Homer's obit lists him as s/o Lurty Nester and Nora Watson, and Mildred's obit says she was also the
.                          d/o Lurty Nester and Nora Watson, but the census says their father was "mixed blood".  Nora was possibly Nora Watson,
.                          b 1 Jun 1901, d/o Emma Smith Watson McGirt.  This comes from a document dated 12 Feb 1906 , "In the matter of the
.                          enrollment of Nora Watson as a citizen by blood of the Creek Nation".  Filed in Muskogee, Indian Territory.
.                 m(2) ca 1928 to Dealy Beatrice Ballard (Beatrice), b 2 Jan 1902 Ark, d 1 Nov 1984 Wetumka (SSDI 446-54-3909 Okla), bur Wet-
.                          umka Cem, Wetumka, Hughes Co, d/o Reubin Wesley Ballard and Lenora Clementine Crockett (d/o Jasper Wayne Crockett
.                          and Easter Catherine Sneed).
.                 Lurty and Beatrice may have adopted the three oldest children, since in the 1930 census they were listed as "In", with their
.                 father listed as "mixed blood" and their mother listed as "Creek", while Charles' father listed as b Va and mother b Ark.

.                 Lurty served as PFC in US Army in WW I.
.                 Lurty's and Beatrice's LR: Wetumka, Hughes Co, Okla 74883.

.                 1910 Hughes Co, Okla census, Dustin Twp, ED 103, sheet 8B, #147/150, Lertie Nester,18 Va, farm laborer, general farm, living
.                          with Newton N. Looney.
.                 1917, 5 Jun: Hughes Co, Okla: WW I draft registration card: Lurty Nester, b 18 Aug 1888 Hillsville, Va, age 28; of Dustin, Okla;
.                           employed by E....t Clipper; single; described as medium height, slim build, gray eyes, brown hair.
.                 1920 Hughes Co census, Dustin Twp, Dustin, ED 65, sheet 6A, #128/130, Lurty Nester,31 Va, proprietor, pool hall, boarder
.                          with James C. Stout.
.                 1930 Hughes Co census, Dustin Twp, ED 32-11, sheet 6A, #96/98, Lertie Nester,40 Va (marr age 29), farming, general farm,
.                          Beatress,25 Okla (marr age 23), Homer,8 Okla (In), Julie,7 Okla (In), Mildred,6 Okla (In), Charles,1 6/12 Okla.
.                 1940 Hughes Co census, Dustin Twp, ED 32-12, sheet 6B, #99, Lurty Nester,51 Va, farmer, farm, Beatrice,35 Ark, Charles
.                          W.,11 Okla, Maudie L.,7 Okla, Alma L.,2 Okla, Homer L.,18 Okla (In), Mildred,16 Okla (In).

.                 issue:

1.   Homer E. Partridge, b 24 Jun 1921 Dustin, Okla, d 14 Aug 2006 (SSDI Okla), m Louella ____.
.                       He was listed as Indian in the 1930 and 1940 census'.  See his
picture below.  His LR: Owasso, Tulsa Co, Okla 74055.
.                       issue:
a.   Sharon Partridge, m ____ Cunningham.  Of Fort Smith, Ark in 2006.
b.   Ronnie Partridge.  Of Fort Smith, Ark in 2006.

2.   Julia Ann (?Partridge) (Julie), b 22 Sep 1922 Scipio, Pittsburgh Co, Okla, d 24 Jun 2005 (SSDI 440-34-0623 Okla), m(1)
.                       25 May 1935 Wetumka to Elzie Lee Hardin, b 30 Mar 1913 Darwin, Pushmataha Co, Okla, d 18 Dec 1989 Oklahoma City
.                       (SSDI 441-18-9797 Okla), bur Longtown Cem, Eufaula, Pittsburgh Co, Okla, s/o John Calvin Hardin and Susan Jane Sanders
.                       (Dolly).  Julia m(2) Laymon Fowler.  Julia's and Elzie's LR: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co, Okla 73129.
.                       Julia was listed as Indian in the 1930 census, and may have been a Partridge.  She was of Eufaula in 1983.
.                       issue:
a.   Elvis Eugene Hardin.
.                       b.   Lansford Dwight Hardin, m(1) Sandra Shilling, d/o Phil Shilling and Judy Clemens.  Lansford m(2) Dolores ____.
.                             issue:
(1)  Lenora Ann Hardin, m(1) Joseph Lee Camden Jr, m(2) Irving James Parton.
(2)  Ellis Wayne Hardin, b and d 29 Mar 1963 Tulsa, Tulsa Co, Okla.
(3)  Denny Wayne Hardin, m(1) Toni Hara.  He m(2) Stephanie Renee Carter, d/o Ronald Duane Carter and Linda Caro-
.                                    lyn Pereman.

3.   Mildred Newachache/Newaza (?Partridge), b 6 Aug 1923 Dustin, d 27 Mar 2013 McAlester, Okla (SSDI Okla), bur
.                       Indianola Cem, Indianola, Pittsburg Co, Okla, m Bert J. Baker, b 21 Nov 1924, d 1 Oct 1994 (not in SSDI), bur Quinton Cem,
.                       Quinton, Haskell Co, Okla.
.                       See
pictures of Mildred and of her and Bert's tombstones below.
.                       She was listed as Indian in 1930 and 1940 census', and may have been a Partridge.
.                       Living in Qunton, Okla in 1983 and 2006.
.                       issue:
a.   Charles Wayne Baker, d as infant.
b.   Terrie Baker, dec by 2013, m ____ Brown.

4.   Charles Wesley Nester, b 17 Nov 1928 Dustin, m Maxine McKinney.
.                       Moved to Pontotoc Co, Okla.

5.   Maudie L. Nester, b 21 Aug 1932 Okla, d 8 Nov 1998 (SSDI 442-32-3131 Okla), bur Avery Cem, Avery, Red River Co,
.                       Tex, m 1 Oct 1953 to Don E. Webb, b 4 Jan 1934, d 5 Jan 2003 (SSDI 448-30-8382 Okla), bur Avery Cem.
.                       Of Avery, Tex in 1983.  Maudie's and Don's LR: Avery, Red River Co 75554.
.                       See
picture of her and Don's tombstone below.

6.   Alma L. Nester, b ca 1938 Okla, m(1) ____ Scroggins.  She m(2) Buck Wynn.
.                       Of Wetumka in 1983, 2013, and 2015.  Not mentioned in Homer's 2006 obit.
.                       issue:
a.   Wendy Wynn, m John Herndon, s/o Lloyd Herndon and Georgia Lee Nolen Webb.
.                             issue:
(1)  Chad Herndon, b 24 Jul 1992, d 5 Jul 2013 Oklahoma City, bur Wetumka Cem.
(2)  Kyle Herndon.  

.                 Ref:  1.   Laveta Sue Grant's internet notes, email:
.                          2.   Sam Hardesty's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: hhhthecamp@aznex.net  
.                          3. "
Genealogy at Holly Mill Run", family of Lurty Homer Nester.
.                          4.   obitsforlife.com:  Homer E. Partridge obit:  Partridge, Homer E., 85, was born in Dustin, Oklahoma June 24, 1921 to his
.                                parents Lurty Nester and Nora Watson. He died at the age of 85 August 14, 2006. Mr. Partridge served in World War II
.                                in the Army Paratrooper division. Upon honorable discharge he purchased and mangaged Mac's Dry Cleaners for over
.                                fifty years. He was preceded in death by two sisters: Maudie Webb and Julie Hardin as well as two brothers: Kenneth
.                                Partridge and Bobby Partridge. He is survived by his wife Louella Partridge of the home; his daughter Sharon Cunning-
.                                ham of Ft Smith, Arkansas; his son Ronnie Partridge of Ft Smith, Arkansas; his sisters Mildred Baker of Quinton,
.                                Oklahoma and Mary Partridge of McAlester, Oklahoma; his brothers Amos Partridge of Grove, Oklahoma and Charles
.                                Nester of Ada, Oklahoma; six grandchildren and a host of friends. His funeral service will be held Thursday, August 17,
.                                2006 at Memorial Park Cemetery Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with a graveside committal to follow complete with military
.                                honors. Mr. Partridge will lie in state Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. with the family receiving friends from
.                                6:00 to 8:00. Ninde Whisenhunt Chapel, 2211 E. 6th Street.
.                          5.   
www.findagrave.com, info by MillieBelle: Mildred Newachache Baker, 89, of Quinton, passed away Wednesday,
.                                March 27, 2013 at the McAlester Regional Medical Center. Mildred was born on August 6, 1923, in Dustin, Oklahoma
.                                the daughter of Lurty and Nora (Watson) Nester. She attended school at Chilocco Indian High School. Mildred moved
.                                to California where she worked for the Electronics Department of General Dynamics making missiles. In 1966, Mildred
.                                married Bert J. Baker, Jr. in Westville, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death on October 1, 1994. She moved back to
.                                Oklahoma and worked for an electric company in Tulsa. She then moved to Quinton in 1974 where she lived until her
.                                death. After moving to Quinton, she worked for the McAlester Hospital. She is preceded in death by her parents, and
.                                infant son, Charles Wayne, one daughter, Terrie Brown, her brothers, Homer Partidge, Kenneth Partidge, Bobby Par-
.                                tidge, a grandson, Brent Davenport and a great grandson, Jessica Debo.
.                          6.   Same, info by Danny Chancellor: obit for Lurty Nester.  See
picture of obituary below.
.                          7. "
Hughes County Times", 11 Jul 2013:  Funeral services were held July 10 for Chad Herndon at the Assembly of God
.                                Church in Wetumka with Rev. Chester Cooley officiating.  Born May 24, 1992 to Wendy and John Herndon, Chad died
.                                July 5 at Integris South West Hospital in Oklahoma City at the age of 21.  He loved playing in Special Olympics such
.                                as bowling and also going to school. He enjoyed listening to music. Whenever his favorite Garth Brooks song, “The
.                                Dance,” would come on, he would turn it up as loud as he could. Chad loved spending time with his brother and friends
.                                from school. He also loved to go to the mall and see all the people. His favorite hobby was pestering his mom and
.                                watching NASCAR with his dad. His favorite basketball team was the San Antonio Spurs.  Chad was preceded in death
.                                by his paternal grandparents, Lloyd Herndon of Wetumka and Georgia Lee Nolen Webb of Mesquite, TX.; paternal
.                                great grandparents, Gordon and Marie Herndon of Wetumka and Willett and Sam Nolen of Wetumka; maternal grand-
.                                parents, Buck Wynn of Salina and Sam Thomas of Wetumka; maternal great grandparents, Lurty and Beatrice Nester of
.                                Dustin; one uncle, Todd Herndon and one cousin, T.J. Clanton, both of Wetumka; one special best friend, Dylan For-
.                                sythe of Angier, NC.  Survivors include his parents, John and Wendy Herndon and a brother, Kyle Herndon, all of
.                                Oklahoma City; maternal grandmother, Alma Wynn of Wetumka; several aunts and uncles, other relatives and friends.
.                                Pallbearers were Jeremy Clanton, James Johnson, Cecil Johnson, Terry Johnson, James Cleland, Billy Potts and
.                                Robert Bowman. Honorary pallbearers were L.D. Harden, David Cleland, Dagan Steverson and James Parton.  Inter-
.                                ment followed services at the Wetumka Cemetery under the direction of Williamson-Spradlin Funeral Home of
.                                Wetumka.
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