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Tarleton Rives Andes
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Birth: Aug. 26, 1913
Henry County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 2009
Roanoke City
Virginia, USA

Tarleton Rives Andes, 95, of 300 Kings Way Road, Martinsville died Thursday Aug. 20, 2009 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was born in Martinsville on Aug. 26, 1913 to George M. Andes and Mattie Brown Andes. He was a graduate of Martinsville High School and Fork Union Military Academy. He served in the Army during WWII as a combat engineer in New Guinea and the Philippines. Tarleton retired after 36 years with DuPont as a photographer. He was a member of the Martinsville Exchange Club, a 32nd-degree Mason and a charter member of Calvary Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) where he served as the men's Sunday School teacher and Elder.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Kathryn West Andes, and second wife, Alta Haley Andes, one daughter, Elizabeth Rives Andes, three sisters, Martha Morgan, Lucile A. Weaver and Hannah Andes, four brothers, Billy, Milton, John Spotswood, Frederick Andes and two stepsons.

He is survived by a son, Walter Rives Andes of Richmond, a daughter, Mary Tarleton Coleman of Virginia Beach, a sister, Mary Spotswood Davis of Hickory, NC, four stepsons, two stepdaughters, three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Family links: 
  George Milton Andes (1875 - 1940)
  Mattie T. Brown Andes (1886 - 1966)
  Kathryn West Andes (1913 - 1992)*
  Alta Rhue Lovell Haley Andes (1914 - 2003)*
  Elizabeth Rives Andes (1943 - 1943)*
  Frederick Henry Andes (1904 - 1919)*
  George Milton Andes (1905 - 1959)*
  Hannah Elizabeth Andes (1907 - 1913)*
  Lucile Andes Weaver (1909 - 1995)*
  John Spotswood Andes (1911 - 1912)*
  Tarleton Rives Andes (1913 - 2009)
  William Brown Andes (1916 - 1983)*
  Martha Jean Andes Morgan (1920 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Henry County
Virginia, USA
Created by: J. Reed
Record added: Aug 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41002184
Tarleton Rives Andes
Added by: J. Reed
Tarleton Rives Andes
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Tarleton Rives Andes
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- Jim Henwood
 Added: Apr. 20, 2014
- Jim Henwood
 Added: Apr. 20, 2014
One of the finest people I ever met, he never held a grudge, not even when my father ran his school bus off a bridge in Fieldale in 1940. RIP.
- Truman Adkins
 Added: Mar. 26, 2010

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