.                Victor Curtis Nester, 1900 - 1972, s/o John Henry Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

I1221   Victor Curtis Nester,8                                                               I122  (John,7,Currin,6,Zion,5,Jonathan,4,Jacob,3)
.                 "Curtis"
.                   b 14 May 1900 Bland Co, Va; d 25 Oct 1972 Highlands Co, Fla (not in SSDI), bur Lakeview Memorial Gardens, Avon Park,
.                      Highlands Co, Fla.  See
picture of his and Sarah's tombstone below.
.                   m 22 Apr 1919 Bland Co to Sarah Jane Neece (Jane,Janie), b 2 Nov 1901 Bland Co, d 25 Nov 1972 Highlands Co, Fla (SSDI
.                       234-32-6322 WVa), bur Lakeview Memorial Gardens, d/o Bone Eloise Neece and Lena Abigail Kitts (Repass).

.                   Jane's LR: Avon Park, Highlands Co, Fla 33825.

.                   1918, 12 Sep: Bland, Bland Co, Va: WW I draft registration card: Victor Curtis Nester, b 14 May 1900, age 18; of Bastian,
.                             Bland Co; occup: day laborer for New River Holston + N.R.; nearest relative: Virginia Nester - mother described as
.                             medium height and weight, blue eyes, light hair.  See
image below.
.                   1920 Tazewell Co, Va census, Graham, ED 131, sheet 27B, #509/554, Victor C. Nester,19 Va, laborer, railroad, Janie S.,18 Va.
.                   1930 Mercer Co, WVa census, Bluefield, ED 25-6, sheet 1A, 406 1/2 Princeton Ave, #5/5, Curtis V. Nester,29 Va (marr age
.                            18) operator, drill press, Sara J.,28 Va (marr age 17), Olin V.,9 Va, Lena V.,7 WVa, John B.,4 WVa, Peggy O.,7/12 WVa,
.                            B.... Neece,54 Va (marr age 22, father-in-law), laborer, railroad, Lena A.,49 Va (marr age 17, mother-in-law), Isaac A.
.                            Nester,56 Va (marr age 26, ?uncle), carpenter, RR shop, James R. Neese,19 WVa (brother), usher, theatre.  (Isaac was
Isaac Anderson Nester (Ike) (#D14), but he wasn't his uncle.)
.                   1940 Mercer Co, WVa census, Beaver Pond Twp, Bluefield, ED 28-2, sheet 4A, 2917 Bluefield Ave, #195, Curtis V. Nester,
.                            39 Va, RR fireman, N+W Ry Co, Janie S.,38 Va, Ollen Virgil,18 Va, Lena Virginia,17 WVa, John Bowen,15 WVa, Peg-
.                            gie O'Neil,11 WVa, Jae Imogene,8 WVa, Lena A. Neece,59 Va (wid, mother-in-law).

.                   issue:

1.   Dougless Nester, b 21 Jul 1920 Bland Co, d 17 Nov 1920 Bland Co, "s/o Victor C. & Sarah Neace Nester", bur Bland Cem,
.                         Bland Co.

2.   Virgil Olen Nester, b 2 Oct 1921 Bastian, Bland Co, m(1) Betty Rae Crews, m(2) Learlene Lilly.

3.   Lena Virginia Nester, b 17 Feb 1923 Bluefield, d 30 Jan 2012 Cape Coral, Lee Co, Fla (not in SSDI), bur Florida Nat-
.                         ional Cem, Bushnell, Sumter Co, Fla, m(1) Glenn Wingfield Glass, b 18 Dec 1916, d 12 Feb 1966 Bluefield, Mercer Co
.                         (SSDI 233-09-8804 WVa), bur Maple Hill Cem, Bluefield, Tazewell Co, Va, s/o Thomas Jason Glass and Sadie P. Comp-
.                         ton.  She m(2) John M. Walls, b 12 Apr 1930, d 7 Feb 2000 (SSDI 210-20-3993 Pa).  See
picture of Glenn's tombstone
.                         below.  His LR: Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVa 24701.  John's LR: Bushnell, Sumpter Co, Fla 33513.
.                         issue:
a.   Russell "Blain" Nester, b 1943 Mercer Co.  His last name changed to Glass, and middle name definitely Blair:
Russell Blair Glass (Tim), b 1943 WVa, m(1) 22 Nov 1976 Giles Co to Wanda May Stamper, b 1944 WVa, d/o James
.                               Edward Stamper and Grethuel Virginia Buchanan.  Russell and Wanda div 17 Apr 1980 Tazewell Co.  Russell m(2) 2
.                               Jan 1981 Giles Co (reg Bland Co) to Grace Ayers Farley (Gracie), b 1945, d/o Robert Mason Ayers and Daisey Marie
.                               Brooks.
b.   Glenn Wingfield Glass (Butch), b 18 Jan 1947, d 18 Feb 2007 (SSDI WVa), m 2 Jul 1966 Giles Co to Linda Ruth
.                               Stamper, b ca 1944-45, d/o Walter Harvey Stamper and Charlotte Virginia Short.
c.   James L. Glass (Mike), b ca 1950, m Deborah Lynn (Debbie) ____, b ca 1949.
d.   Rebecca Jane Glass, b ca 1952, m(1) 16 Jun 1972 Polk Co, Fla to John E. Simpson, and they div 8 Aug 1979 High-
.                               lands Co, Fla.  She m(2) 11 Feb 1983 Okeechobee Co, Fla to Barron Wayne Dutton (Wayne), b ca 1953.  Wayne had
.                               m(1) 18 Dec 1970 Charlotte Co, Fla to Linda May Loomis and he m(2) 26 Jan 1976 Sarasota Co, Fla to Cynthia Marie
.                               Lewis.

4.   John Bowen Nester (Jibo), b 15 Apr 1925 Bluefield, WVa, m Estelle Rose Gabrys (Stella).
.                         Moved to San Diego, Cal.

5.   Peggy O'Neill Nester, b 15 Aug 1928 Bluefield, d 2 Jul 1984 Roanoke (not in SSDI), bur Woodlawn Memorial Park, Blue-
.                         well, Mercer Co, m 6 Sep 1946 Tazewell Co, Va to William Roy Davidson (Roy), b 31 Oct 1924 Bluefield, d 13 Jun 1997
.                         Bluefield (SSDI 230-18-6506 Va), bur Woodlawn Memorial Park, s/o William Clarence Davidson and Bertha Elizabeth Tri-
.                         vett.  See
picture of Peggy's and Roy's tombstone below.
.                         issue:
a.   William R. Davidson (Buck), b 26 Sep 1951, d 23 Apr 2018, bur Harry Family Cem, Falls Mills, Va, m ca 1983 to
.                               Veleda Cumby.  See his
picture below.
.                               issue:
(1)  Bill Davidson, m Cyndee ____.  Of Peachland, NC in 2018.
(2)  Robert Davidson, m Robin ____.  Of Greensboro, NC in 2018.
b.   Mark Anthony Davidson, m Katrina Ann Linkous, d/o Willie Roy and Marlene Linkous.
.                               Of Bland, Va in 2018
.                               issue:
(1)  Jacob DeWayne Davidson, b 4 Jul 1981 Hinesville, Va, d 14 Jul 2015 Bland Co.
(2)  Mark Anthony Davidson (Harley).
.                               (3)  Tiffeny Renae Davidson.
.                         c.   Linda Jo Davidson, b ca 1948 Bluefield, m 4 Jun 1966 Mercer Co to Robert Earl Ruble, b ca 1947 Bluefield.
.                               Of Roanoke Rapids, NC in 2018.

6.   Jae Imogene Nester (Pat), b 1932 Bluefield, m 20 Jul 1950 Mercer Co to Clifford Haye Arnold Jr (Bud), b 1 Oct 1930,
.                         d 24 Nov 1996 Bluefield (SSDI 236-48-7272 WVa).  Clifford's LR: Bluefield, Mercer Co 24701.
.                         issue:
a.   Clifford Hoy Arnold, b 1953 Mercer Co, m 11 Aug 1973 Bland Co to Marcella Payne, b 1953, d/o McKinley Payne
.                               and Nancy Margaret Johnson.

7.   (son) Nester, b 1933 Bluefield.  Not listed in 1940 census.

.                   Ref:  1.   Dr Kenneth R. Powell, Ancestry World Tree submitter, email:
.                            2. "
The Bluefield Daily Telegraph", 31 Jan 2012, obit for Lena Glass Walls, 88, d/o Curtis and Jane Nester.  Preceded in
.                                  death by her parents, husband Glen W. Glass Sr, 2nd husband John M. Walls, son Glen W. "Butch" Glass and gd
.                                  Vicky Glass.  Survived by children James "Mike" Glass and Debbie, Russell "Tim" Glass and Gracie, Rebecca Dut-
.                                  ton and Wayne, gc and ggc, sister Pat Arnold, and dau-in-law Linda Glass.
.                            3.   
www.findagrave.com, info by James E. Snyder.
.                            4.   www.cravens-shires.com: obit for Jacob DeWayne Davidson.
.                            5.   http://obituaries.bdtonline.com/obituary/william-davidson-jr-buck-1055807276
.                                  William R. Davidson, Jr. "Buck", 66, of Bluefield went to be with his Heavenly Father after a very short illness on
.                                  Monday, April 23, 2018.  Born on September 26, 1951 to the late Roy and Peggy Nester Davidson. Buck spent 43
.                                  years doing what he loved best... driving tractor trailers cross country.  Buck asked to first thank a few of his friends,
.                                  whom he loved dearly: doctors, M.I. Khokar, Amos Lane, Ricky Bradley, and Dr. Yadav; nurse practitioners, Adam
.                                  Hodovan, Ruthie Rhodes, Sean McKenzie, and Tim Prescott; nurses, Kathy Frost, Trish Suiter, Jessica Weiss, Bev-
.                                  erly Bradley, Tina Gillenwater, Pam Workman, Kathy Shaffer, Lisa Marrs, and Heather Dent; supervisors, Kim Poe,
.                                  Joe Hendricks, Phyllis Martin; and special friends, Donna Hatcher Surface, Jr. Surface, Marsha Midkiff, and Patti
.                                  Saunders. All of these people had this kind and loving man very spoiled. May God bless each and every one of you
.                                  including all of those at Princeton Community Hospital.  Buck will be sadly missed by his wife of 35 years, Veleda
.                                  Cumby Davidson; two sons, Bill (Cyndee) Davidson of Peachland, NC, and Robert (Robin) Davidson of Greensboro,
.                                  NC; a grandson, Will (Destiny) Davidson of Peachland, NC; two granddaughters, Haylee (Preston) Davidson of Con-
.                                  cord, NC, Brooke Murphy of Greensboro, NC; and two great granddaughters, Savannah and Ava; two precious fur
.                                  babies and protectors, Little Man and Luke; sister, Linda (Bobby) Ruble of Roanoke Rapids, NC; brother, Mark
.                                  (Katrina) Davidson of Bland, VA; sister in law, Melissa Bunker (Greg Clay) of Beckley, WV; brother in law, Virgil
.                                  (Faye) Cumby of Statesville, NC; a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; and two aunts.  Funeral services will be
.                                  conducted on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home Chapel in Bluewell with Mini-
.                                  sters John Blessing and Michael Williams officiating.  Burial will follow at the Harry Family Cemetery in Falls Mills,
.                                  VA. with nephews and grandsons serving as pallbearers, Stephen Bunker, Virgil Cumby, Jason Kegley, Justin Kegley,
.                                  Harley Davidson, and Will Davidson....
.   Picture from www.findagrave.com
.  Added by Grace Younglove Hudson
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.          Added by Judy Llamas
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.              Added by F. Hylton  
.   William R. Davidson Jr
.  Picture from his obituary