|. Calvin Coolidge Nester, 1925 - 2009, s/o Isaac Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
I1126 Calvin Coolidge Nester,8 I112 (Isaac,7,Johnathan,6,Zion,5,Jonathan,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2)
. b 20 May 1925 Pulaski Co, Va; d 2 May 2009 Stuart, Patrick Co, Va (SSDI 223-22-8452 Va), bur New Dublin Presbyterian
. Church Cem, Pulaski Co. See pictures of his and Sarah's tombstones below.
. m(1) 6 Feb 1943 Pulaski Co to Sarah Ellen Horton, b 9 Sep 1925 Pulaski Co, d 1 Apr 1991 Martinsville, Va (SSDI 226-50-
. 6595 Va), bur New Dublin Presbyterian Church Cem, Pulaski Co, d/o Charles Everett Horton (Charlie) (#215) and
. Sarah Ellen Taylor.
. m(2) 6 Apr 1992 Henry Co, Va to Levella Winesett Horton, b 5 Jun 1931 Carroll Co, d 28 Jan 2014 Patrick Co, bur Roselawn
. Burial Park, Martinsville, Va, d/o Jason Winesett and Sally Lawson. Levella had m(1) 1 Jul 1949 Pulaski Co to Francis
. Lee Horton, b 4 Nov 1923 Dublin, Va, d 20 Dec 1972 Martinsville, Henry Co, Va (SSDI 226-28-0568 Va), Charles
. Everett Horton (Charlie) (#215) and Sarah Ellen Taylor. See Levella's picture below.
. Calvin was a veteran of the US Army, W II having served during WW II, receiving the Bronze Star and Purple Heart.
. Calvin's LR: Stuart, Patrick Co, Va 24171. Sarah's LR: Stanleytown, Henry Co, Va 24168.
. Levella was living in Stuart in 2012.
I11261 1. Calvin Coolidge Nester (Pete), b 27 Jul 1943 Pulaski Co, m(1) Mary Lee Triggs, m(2) Jean Elizabeth Tinder, m(3) Merita
. Faye Watkins Lamb.
. 2. Rose Ella Nester, b 22 Jun 1946 Pulaski Co, d 30 Sep 2017, bur Roselawn Burial Park, Martinsville, m(1) 10 Jul 1963
. Guilford Co, NC to Timothy Harold Stegall, b 1945 Henry Co, s/o Nathan Matthew Stegall and Glenna Ballard. Rose and
. Timothy div 16 Apr 1969 Henry Co. Rose m(2) Clifford Rudolph Boyd. Timothy m(2) 29 Dec 1969 Henry Co to Gay-
. nelle Marie Cannaday, b 1951 Henry Co, d/o Curtis Randolph Cannaday and Mary Estelle Chaney. Timothy and Gaynelle
. div 25 Jan 1974 Henry Co. Timothy m(3) 12 Feb 1974 Martinsville to Marilyn Kate Triplett Crowe, b 1954 NC, d/o
. Copie Odell Triplett and Ollie Mae Paschal. Timothy and Marilyn div 11 Oct 1978 Henry Co. Timothy remarried 25 Oct
. 1978 Henry Co to Gaenell Marie Cannaday Stegall.
. Living in Rocky Mount, Va in 2006 and 2009. She was Rose Ella Nester in 2009.
. a. Sandra Lynn Stegall (Sandy), b 1965 Martinsville, m 28 Mar 1986 Franklin Co to Earl Douglas Underwood, b 1966,
. s/o Phillip Andrew Underwood and Joyce Stella Carter. Sandra and Earl div 19 Mar 1992 Franklin Co. Sandra m(2) 7
. Mar 1993 Henry Co to Brian Michael Via. Earl m(2) 7 May 1994 Franklin Co to Karen Fay Adkins Rakes, b 1964
. Franklin Co, and they div 28 Nov 2007 Franklin Co. Karen had m(1) 28 Mar 1981 Franklin Co to Billy Wayne Rakes,
. b 1962, s/o Carlton Rakes and Hazel Peters.
. b. Ricky Harold Stegall, b 1967 Martinsville, m 17 Dec 1988 Franklin Co to Brenda Sue Meade, b 1967, d/o James Wil-
. liam Meade and Betty Sue Peters.
. c. Brian Todd Boyd, b 1970 Franklin Co, m 10 Oct 1987 Franklin Co, Va to Mary Francis Trail, b 1971, d/o Allen Person
. Trail and Frances Louise Gillispie. Brian and Mary div 8 May 1992 Franklin Co. Brian m(2) 24 Feb 1995 Franklin Co
. to Stacey Danyell Atkins.
. d. Chad Ryan Boyd, b 1971 Franklin Co.
I11262 3. Roger Allen Nester, b 1948 Pulaski Co, m(1) Brenda Kay Sheppard, m(2) Pamela Lynn Adkins, m(3) Diana Faye Wade.
. Moved to Dinwiddie Co, Va
. 4. Henry Nelson Nester, b 1950 Pulaski Co, m(1) 11 May 1970 Buchanan Co, Va to Velvia Josephine Caudill, b 4 Apr 1933
. WVa, d 30 Mar 2009 Rocky Mount, Va, d/o Sherman Lee Caudill and Synthie Jane Shelton. Henry and Velvia div 24 Jul
. 1997 Va. Henry m(2) 1 Nov 1997 Sevier Co, Tenn to Hazel Faye Bowling, b 1947, and they div 21 Jan 2000 Franklin Co,
. Va. Henry m(3) 18 Apr 2000 Henry Co to Cynthia Faye Medley (Cindy), b 1963. Velvia had m(1) William Walker Wright.
. Living in Fieldale, Va in 2006 and 2009. See Velvia's picture below.
. 5. Gary Douglas Nester, b 3 Dec 1952 Pulaski Co, d 6 Dec 1952 Pulaski Co, "age 3 da, of hemolytic icterus, case of RH
. negative mother..., s/o Calvin Nester and Sarah Horton", bur New Dublin Cem, Pulaski Co.
. Ref: 1. Danny Riddle, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 2. Sharon Hill's website.
. 3. Calvin Coolidge Nester's obit at www.findagrave.com
. This was originally in "Southwest Times", 4 May 2009, and "Martinsville Bulletin", 3 May 2009: Calvin Coolidge Nes-
. ter, Sr., age 83 of Stanley town, Virginia and formerly Pulaski County passed away Saturday, May 2, 2009 at Blue
. ridge Nursing Center, Stuart, Virginia. Born May 20, 1925 in Pulaski, he was the son of the late Isaac “Ike” Nester and
. Rosa Dalton Nester. He was also preceded in death by his first wife and children’s mother, Sarah Ellen Horton Nester;
. two sons, Gary Douglas Nester and Calvin C. Nester, Jr., one sister, Lucy Lyons ;four brothers, Melvin Nester, Abe
. Nester, Mark Nester and Raymond Nester, and half sister, Bessie Nester. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having
. served during World War II. and was a recipient of the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. He was a member of the Bassett
. VFW Post. Surviving- Wife-Leevella Horton Nester-Stanleytown, VA, Daughter- Rose Ella Nester-Rocky Mount,
. VA, Sons- Henry Nelson Nester and wife, Cindy- Fieldale, VA , Roger Allen Nester and wife, Diana-Ford, VA, Ten
. Grandchildren- Seventeen Great Grandchildren- Brother- Wade Nester and wife, Lou-Martinsville, Funeral services
. will be held Tuesday 2:00 P.M in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. James Hensley officiating.
. Interment will follow in the New Dublin Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Dublin with full military honors conducted at
. the graveside by the Pulaski VFW Post 1184.....
. 4. "Martinsville Bulletin", 17 Sep 2006, marriage of Amanda Nicole Horton to William Niven Kinney IV. She is the d/o
. Kathy and Ronnie Horton, and gd of Richard and Marie Foley and Levella Horton Nester and the late Francis Hor-
. 5. www.findagrave.com, info by Sam Eanes: Levella Winesett Nester, 82, formerly of 91 Avenel Drive, Bassett, passed
. away on January 28, 2014 at Blue Ridge Nursing Center of Stuart. She was born on June 5, 1931 in Carroll County to
. the late Jason Winesett and Sally Lawson Winesett. Levella was of the Holiness faith. Along with her parents she is
. preceded in death by her first husband, Francis L. Horton and second husband, Calvin C. Nester; and her sister, Gen-
. eva Hanks. Levella is survived by her son, Ronald E. Horton, of Bassett; her daughters, Terressa H. Burnette and
. husband, Charles of Critz, and Tammy H. Hooker and husband, Danny of Bassett; Eight grandchildren; Twenty-two
. great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; two sisters,
. Adelene Newman of Pulaski, VA, and Rhee Saunders of Willis, VA. The family will receive friends on Saturday,
. February 1, 2014 from 5-7 o'clock in the evening in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel and other times at daughter,
. Tammy's home, 79 Avenel Drive, Bassett. A funeral service will be conducted on Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 2:00
. o'clock in the afternoon in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel with Rev. Ray Fields officiating. Interment will follow
. the service in Roselawn Burial Park.
. 6. https://www.meaningfulfunerals.net/home/index.cfm/obituaries/view/fh_id/13391/id/973362
. Velvia J. Nester, 75, of Fork Mountain, went to be with her Lord on Monday, March 30, 2009 at Carilion Franklin
. Memorial Hospital. Born April 4, 1933, in West Virginia to the late Sherman Caudill and the late Sythie Jane Shelton
. Caudill. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one daughter, Betty Jane Hylton, Two Sisters: Fran-
. ces Hunt and Shelva Jean Caudill, and Four Brothers: Ken Billy Caudill, Carl Thomas Caudill, Franklin Caudill, and
. Donald Caudill. She was a member of the Baptist faith. Surviving are two sons: David Wright of Rocky Mount, and
. Timothy Wright of Rocky Mount, Two Grandchildren, and One Great Granddaughter, One sister, Christine Frazier of
. Bassett and One Brother, Sherman Caudill of Panther, West Virginia. Several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be
. held Wednesday, April 1, 2009, from 7-9 p.m. in the South Chapel of Bassett Funeral Service. Funeral Services will be
. held Thursday, April 2, 2009, 2:00 p.m. at Northside Baptist Church with the Rev. Ron Peal officiating. Burial will
. follow in the family cemetery....
. 7. http://www.connerbowman.com/obituaries/Rose-Nester/#!/Obituary
. Rose Ella Nester, 71, of Rocky Mount, VA passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017. She was born June 22, 1946
. the daughter of the late Calvin Coolidge Nester, Sr. and Sarah Ellen Horton Nester. She was a longtime employee of the
. Department of Aging for Franklin County. Surviving are daughter, Sandy Via; three sons, Chad Boyd, Ricky Stegall,
. Todd Boyd; 13 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; two brothers, Roger Nester, Henry Nester. Graveside services will
. be conducted 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, October 4, at Roselawn Burial Park in Martinsville, VA....
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|. Levella Winesett Nester
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|. Velvia Josephine Nester
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