.     Wiley Lewis Nester, 1918 - 1999, s/o Covelia Garson Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

I11112   Wiley Lewis Nester,9                                   I1111    (Covelia,8,Dora,7,Jonathan,6,Zion,5,Johnathan,4,Jacob,3)
.                   "Lewis"
.                     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.

.                     issue:

1.   Delma Inez Nester (Inez), b 27 Jun 1940 Pulaski Co, d 28 Apr 1942 Pulaski Co, bur New Dublin Presbyterian Church
.                           Cem.

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.
.                           issue:
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.

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....
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.        Added by Barry Lavinder  
.   Patricia Nester Coleman  
.  Picture from her obituary
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.        Added by Amanda Mason