.     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.  They div 9 Nov 1977 Va.  Pat m(2) 21 Jun 1978 Roanoke to Mar-
.                            shall 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 her
picture below.
.                            issue:
a.   Barry Johnson, m Becky ____.
b.   Amy Gail Johnson, b 1966, m 9 Sep 2000 Roanoke to Brian Edwin Campbell, b 1958.

3.   Daniel Lewis Nester (Danny), b 1949 Pulaski Co, m 12 Sep 1975 Fairlawn, Pulaski Co to Kathy Elaine Tate, b ca 1951,
.                            d/o James Luther Tate and Lucille A. Osborne.  At the time of their marr he was a supervisor with Kroger Distribution
.                            System in Salem, Va and she was a teacher at South Salem Elementary School.  Of Roanoke in 1999 and 2004.
.                            issue:
a.   Joel Patrick Nester, b 1978 Salem, Va, m 31 Jul 2004 Chatham, Va to Adrian Elizabeth Turner, b ca 1980, d/o
.                                  Danny Turner and Malia Gregory.
.                                  issue:
(1)  Patrick Daniel Nester, b 2008 Danville.
(2)  Liam Averett Nester, b 2012 Danville, Va.

.                      Ref:  1. "
The Roanoke Times", 20 Oct 1999, obit for Wiley Lewis Nester, mentioning dau Inez, dec, wife Dorothy Mc-
.                                     Daniel Nester, son and dau-in-law Daniel L. and Kathy T. Nester, dau Patricia N. Coleman, brother Emory J. Nes-
.                                     ter, sister Wanda N. Montgomery, grandch Barry Johnson and Becky, Amy Johnson and fiance Brian Campbell
.                                     and Joel Nester.
.                               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 S. G. Thompson
Patricia Nester Coleman  
Picture from her obituary