Sixth Generation

207. Virginia Louise PIPPIN was born on 22 May 1922 in Ladonia, Fannin County, Texas.46

1940 Census. Fannin Co TX, Hh 115. One the China Grove-Wolfe City Road
John A Greenway, head, age 69, widow, b. GA, lived in the same place in 1935, farmer
Boyd Carpenter, son-in-law, age 49, b. GA - In 1935, the Carpenters had lived in Ralls, Crosby Co, TX
Ora, daughter, 44, b. TX
David, 15, Ralph 7, Gary 4 - all grandsons born in Texas
Clayton, grandson, age 19
Virginia, granddaughter-in-law, age 17, b. TX, same place in 1935

Virginia could always find another husband. I have searched the Social Security Death Index for years looking for her death without success.

This is very possibly Virginia, although the year of her birth was 1922, instead of 1921.
Born: 22 May 1921
Died: 27 Sep 2004 (Proved by death certificate)
Last Residence: 80401 (Golden, Jefferson, CO
Last Benefit: 80401 (Golden, Jefferson, CO
Issued: Texas

However, the obituary of her sister Juanita in 2008, stated Virginia Gibbons was still living.

Virginia Louise PIPPIN and Robert Clayton CARPENTER were married about 1939. They were divorced before 1950. Robert Clayton CARPENTER was born on 6 October 1920. He died on 25 May 1980 at the age of 59 in Jones County, Texas.

Find A Grave Memorial# 38084893
Robert Clayton Carpenter, buried Highland Cemetery, Stamford, Haskell Co, TX
Born 6 Oct 1920, Died 25 May 1980
Has a military stone: Corporal, WU Army, World War II.
Spouse: Ruby Wendeborn - Stone marker has just her given name and a birth year of 1917 - probably taken prior to her death in 2014

Virginia Louise PIPPIN and Robert Clayton CARPENTER had the following children:



Clayton Kelly CARPENTER (private).

Virginia Louise PIPPIN and Dick ROEDEL were married about 1955. Dick ROEDEL was born on 7 January 1922.52 He died in August 1977 at the age of 55 in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado.52

Listed in the SSDI as Oscar Roedel. We did not know his name was Oscar, but the dates and places seem right.

Virginia Louise PIPPIN and Donald GIBBONS were married about 1980. Donald GIBBONS was born on 11 November 1928.52 He died in February 1987 at the age of 58 in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado.52