Vannie Catherine BESHEARS

Vannie Catherine BESHEARS[1]

Female 1921 - 2006

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  • Name  Vannie Catherine BESHEARS 
    Born  25 Mar 1921  Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender  Female 
    Died  5 Jan 2006  Forsyth County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried  8 Jan 2006  Surry County, North Carolina - Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID  I34548  Schultheis
    Last Modified  18 Apr 2015 

    Father  Marshall Clinton BESHEARS,   b. 3 Jul 1887, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1978, Wilkes General Hospital, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Martisha Cordelia ROTEN,   b. 5 May 1883, Ashe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1938, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Dec 1906  Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F38  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Brady Paul BATES, Sr.,   b. 21 Apr 1918, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1966, Forsyth County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jerry Wayne BATES,   b. Aft 1935,   d. Bef Jan 2006
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Family ID  F12333  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Rudd Guy MILLER,   b. 23 Apr 1915, Forsyth County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1997, Forsyth County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F12334  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    BESHEARS, Vannie Catherine - Birth Certificate
    BESHEARS, Vannie Catherine - Birth Certificate

  • Notes 


    • INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
      1930 Wilkes County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 98, Stanton Township
      - Age 8, single, living with parents
      - Attended school in census year
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
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      Obituary published in The Elkin Tribune, Surry County, North Carolina, dated January 11, 2006:
      Vannie Catherine Beshears Bates Miller

      Mrs. Vannie Catherine Beshears Bates Miller, 84, of Winston-Salem passed away Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006, at Forsyth Medical Center. She was born in Wilkes County to the late Marshall Clinton Beshears and Martisha Roten Beshears. Mrs. Miller was a lifetime employee of Hanes Hosiery and a member of Calvary Wesleyan Church in Elkin. She was preceded in death by her parents; her step-mother Annie Flavil Beshears; her previous husband Brady Paul Bates; her late husband Rudd Guy Miller; a son Jerry Wayne Bates; four brothers, Bob Beshears, Clark Beshears, Fain Beshears and Aren Beshears; two sisters, Athalia Englebert, and Clara McNeil Vannoy.

      Mrs. Miller is survived by three sons, Paul Bates Jr. and wife Lucille of Culpeper, Va., Thomas Bates of Hamptonville, and David Bates of Winston-Salem; five sisters Mary Beshears Michael, Virginia Beshears Foster, Viola Beshears Bustle, Cynthia Beshears Mahaffey, and Debbie Beshears Roten; three brothers, Marvin Beshears, Neal Beshears, and Kenneth Beshears; six grandchildren Paul William Bates, Deborah L. Hollowell, Charles E. Bates, Tonya Catherine Bates, Michael Todd Vestal, and Jennifer Lynn Bates; and 10 great grandchildren.

      A funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, 2006, at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel with the Rev. Roy Foster and the Rev. Jesse Garmon officiating. Burial followed in Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church cemetery in Elkin. The family received friends 7-9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

  • Sources 
    1. [S360] The Record, Obituary of Annie Yates Beshears.

    2. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Birth Certificate of Vannie Catherine Beshears.
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    3. [S122] 1930 Wilkes County, North Carolina Census, Microfilm, HH # 98, Stanton Twsp.
      date (1922)/location (NC)

    4. [S519] The Elkin Tribune, Obituary of Vannie Beshears Miller.
      location

    5. [S519] The Elkin Tribune, Obituary of Vannie Beshears Miller.
      date/location