Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Fordyces in:
 • Fordyce Cemetery
 • Greene County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Nevada Fordyce
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 31, 1878
Center Township
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 1905
Center Township
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA

Miss Vadie Fordyce
After lingerng for some time, and almost hourly waiting her release from this world of pain and suffering, Vadie Fordyce, daughter of Silas Fordyce, of Rogersville, heard the call of the angel of death on Tuesday, April 25, 1905. Vadie had suffered with that dread disease consumption for more than two years, and in all this time there was no word of complaint, being for some time perfectly resigned to her fate. Vadie early in life gave herself to the Master and became a member of the Willow Grove Christian church. Frequently we met with her to read and pray and a number of times she asked for the communion and a few intimate friends enjoyed this service with her. When life was ebbing away Vadie was very happy and had visions and dreams of heaven, and in her fancy saw her mother , who had gone on before, waiting to welcome her to that place where partings will be no more. She loved the sweet songs of Zion, and made the arrangements for her funeral service, desiring it to be held in the home church at Willow Grove. A large number of friends followed Vadie to her resting place, and through their tears rejoiced in the bright hope of the christian heart. Beside her father and stepmother she is survived by five brothers and three sisters, the latter being: Mrs. William Moore, of Holbrook; W. L. Fordyce of Bluff; Jesse Fordyce, Washington, Pa.;Mrs. Joseph Orndoff, of Oak Forest; Mrs. J. L. Kiger, of Harveys; Arch, Garfield and Frank of Rogersville.

Newspaper obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Family links: 
  Silas G. Fordyce (1842 - 1907)
  Mary Jane Orndoff Fordyce (1842 - 1897)
  Nancy Belle Fordyce Bayard (1863 - 1944)*
  William L. Fordyce (1866 - 1958)*
  Jesse L. Fordyce (1869 - 1932)*
  Lilly M. Fordyce (1874 - 1879)*
  Archibald Guthrie Fordyce (1876 - 1948)*
  Nevada Fordyce (1878 - 1905)
  James Garfield Fordyce (1881 - 1955)*
  Frank Fordyce (1884 - 1906)*
*Calculated relationship
Fordyce Cemetery
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Olin E. Hartley
Record added: Oct 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21866936
Nevada Fordyce
Added by: Olin E. Hartley
Nevada Fordyce
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Teresa LeMaster Fordyce
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Linda
 Added: Oct. 23, 2013

- Linda
 Added: Oct. 23, 2013
3rd cousin, twice removed. RIP
- Olin E. Hartley
 Added: Jul. 12, 2010
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service