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 Virginia Maude “Vertie” <I>DeVault</I> Galloway

Virginia Maude “Vertie” DeVault Galloway

Washington County, Tennessee, USA
Death 2 Jul 1979 (aged 94)
Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Gray, Washington County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Row 14 Grave 9
Memorial ID 18256376 · View Source
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Vertie DeVault Galloway, 94, formerly of Rt. 4, in Boones Creek, died Monday, July 2, 1979 at Colonial Hill Nursing Home following an illness of about a year. She was a native of Washington County and the daughter of Fred W. and Laura (Martin) DeVault Sr. Mrs. Galloway was the oldest member of the Boones Creek Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School for more than 45 years. She graduated from Carson-Newman College and was a teacher in Washington County until her marriage. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Galloway, who died in 1927, and two sons, Robert J. Galloway, who died in 1910, and Allison D. Galloway, who died in 1954. Survivors include two sons, Samuel J. Galloway and Ralph N. Galloway, both of Rt. 4; one brother, Foy N. DeVault, Kingsport; four grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. The funeral service was at Boones Creek Baptist Church with burial at Boones Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Robert Brumit, Fred Brumit, Leonard Bowman, Billy Lee Carter, Clyde Carter, J. Preston Wolfe. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. N. F. Garland, Thomas Helvey, Wayne Boone, Fred Cash, John P. Crouch, Jim Crouch, John Hall, Robert Matherly, Clyde DeVault, Fred Sylvester and officers and deacons of the Boones Creek Baptist Church. (Appalachian Funeral Home served the family. Obit for Virtie D. Galloway published July 3&4, 1979 in Johnson City, Tn. newspaper).

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 18256376
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Virginia Maude “Vertie” DeVault Galloway (31 Jul 1884–2 Jul 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18256376, citing Boones Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Gray, Washington County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by sam sproles (contributor 46794150) .