|. Wiley Lewis Nester, 1918 - 1999, s/o Covelia Garson Nester
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I11112 Wiley Lewis Nester,9 I1111 (Covelia,8,Dora,7,Jonathan,6,Zion,5,Johnathan,4,Jacob,3)
. b 17 Feb 1918 Pulaski Co, Va; d 19 Oct 1999 (SSDI 225-12-9197 Va), bur Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Roanoke, Va.
. See picture of his and Dorothy's tombstone below.
. m 11 Oct 1939 Pulaski Co to Dorothy Jane McDaniel, b 17 Sep 1921 Pulaski Co, d 14 Sep 2000 (SSDI 223-30-9101 Va),
. bur Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, d/o David Nathan McDaniel (Dave) and Mazie Marie Rickman.
. Wiley's and Dorothy's LR: Roanoke, Va 24016.
. 1938, 9 Aug: Wiley Lewis Nester applied for his Social Security account number 225-12-9197, giving his address as R #2,
. PO Box 101, Dublin, Va, age 20, birth date 17 Feb 1918, born Pulaski Co, Va, parents Covelia Garson Nester and
. Stella Mabry, and stated he was unemployed. See image below.
. 1940 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, ED 78-3, sheet 2A, #17, Louis Nester,22 Va (son-in-law), (no occup), Dorothy,18 Va
. (dau), living with David and Lucy McDaniel.
. 1. Delma Inez Nester (Inez), b 27 Jun 1940 Pulaski Co, d 28 Apr 1942 Pulaski Co, bur New Dublin Presbyterian Church
. 2. Patricia Louise Nester (Pat), b 2 Jul 1942 Pulaski Co, d 26 Nov 2014, bur Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, m(1) 16 Mar
. 1963 Wilkes Co, NC to Robert Dale Johnson, b 1942 Pulaski Co. Patricia and Robert div 9 Nov 1977 Roanoke. Pat m(2)
. 21 Jun 1978 Roanoke to Marshall Gray Coleman, b 1942, s/o Samuel Irvin Coleman and Rachel Jean Hurst.
. Pat grad 1960 from Dublin High School. Of Roanoke in 1999. See pictures of her and her tombstone below.
. a. Barry Dale Johnson, b 1963 Wilkes Co, NC, m(1) 23 Jul 1983 Roanoke to Linda Carol Seay, b 1963 Va, d/o Ronald
. David Seay and Jeannette Janie Avery. Barry and Linda div 15 Jun 1984 Roanoke Co. Barry m(2) 18 May 1988
. Roanoke to Shelley Lynne Hooven, b 1963, d/o James Arthur Hooven and Judith Ann Lawless. Barry and Shelley div
. 26 Jun 1991 Roanoke Co. Barry m(3) 1 Apr 1994 Roanoke Co to Elizabeth Michelle Almond, and they div 6 Sep
. 1996 Roanoke Co. Barry m(4) Becky ____.
. b. Amy Gail Johnson, b 1966 Roanoke, m 9 Sep 2000 Roanoke to Brian Edwin Campbell, b 1958.
I111121 3. Daniel Lewis Nester (Danny), b 7 Apr 1949 Pulaski Co, m Kathy Elaine Tate.
. Ref: 1. "The Roanoke Times", 20 Oct 1999: NESTER, Wiley Lewis, 81, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, October 19,
. 1999. He was retired from Dickerson G.M.C. after 23 years of service. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Inez.
. Surviving is his beloved wife of 60 years, Dorothy McDaniel Nester; son and daughter-in-law, Daniel L. and Kathy
. T. Nester, Roanoke; a daughter, Patricia N. Coleman of Roanoke; a brother, Emory J. Nester, West Virginia; a sister,
. Wanda N. Montgomery, Baltimore, Md.; grandchildren, Barry Johnson and Becky, Amy Johnson and fiance, Brian
. Campbell and Joel Nester. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, October 21, 1999 at Lotz Roanoke
. Chapel with Rev. Jeff Wilson officiating. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.
. 2. "The Roanoke Times", 15 Sep 2000, obit for Dorothy McDaniel Nester. Mentions dec husband Wiley Lewis Nes-
. ter, dec parents Mr and Mrs Dave McDaniel, 4 dec bros, 8 dec sisters. Survived by son Daniel L. Nester, dau
. Patricia N. Coleman, 3 gc: Joel Nester, Barry Johnson and wife Becky, Amy Johnson Campbell and husband
. Brian, sister Lucy M. Smith. (Brian Edwin Campbell, b ca 1958, m Amy Johnson, b ca 1966; possibly Barry
. Dale Johnson, b ca 1963, m Rebecca H. ____, b ca 1961)
. 3. "The Southwest Times", 20 Jul 1975, wedding announcement for Daniel Lewis Nester and Kathy Elaine Tate.
. 4. "The Roanoke Times", 3Oct 2004, wedding announcement for Joel Patrick Nester and Adrian Elizabeth Turner.
. 5. "The Roanoke Times", 29 Nov 2014: Patricia (Pat) Nester Coleman, born July 2, 1942, and passed away Wednes-
. day, November 26, 2014. Pat was was a twenty-five year breast cancer survivor. She was a 32 year employee of
. The Roanoker Restaurant, where she worked as a waitress, hostess, and cashier. She was known for her quick wit
. and bright and colorful fashion. A proud graduate of Dublin High School Class of 1960. She loved the many reun-
. ions they had and the close group they remained through the years. She loved her family and time spent together.
. Preceded in death by her parents, Lewis and Dorothy Nester; and sister, Inez. Survived by son, Barry Johnson and
. wife, Becky; daughter, Amy Campbell and her "favorite son-in-law" Brian; brother, Danny Nester and wife, Kathy;
. nephew, Joel Nester and wife, Adrian; and great nephews, Patrick and Liam, whom she adored. She was Granny
. Pat to Richard and Hope Avis.While Waiting for Thee:Don't weep at my grave, for I am not there.I've a date with
. a butterfly to dance in the air.I'll be singing in the sunshine, wild and free,Playing tag with the wind, while I am
. waiting for thee.~~We are as wings of a butterfly, bound together with the love of God~~Services will be at noon
. Monday, December 1, 2014 at Oakey's North Chapel on Peters Creek Rd., Pastor Leonard Martin will officiate.
. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens....
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|. Patricia Nester Coleman
. Picture from her obituary
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