Felix Jackson Vanover
and Cassie Potter
Felix Jackson Vanover b 13 Jul 1860 Wise Co VA; s/o Henry Vanover and Rhoda Long. Felix Vanover m. 31 Jan 1899 Dickenson Co VA to Cassie Potter b 10 Oct 1865 (one obit states b Dec) d 18 Jul 1954; d/o Isaac "Shooter Ike" Potter and Mary Polly Ison. Children of Felix Jackson Vanover and Cassie Potter;
Portrait of Cassie Potter In Inks and Pastels by Artist Pauline Kretler - Photo Submitted by Louise Vanover Vore and Sue Kovack
1. Delbert M Vanover b 1901; m. Minnie Orlander
2. Albert Milton Potter m. 29 Dec 1906 to Virgie Sowards b 31 Aug 1887; d/o George Sowards and Diana Mullins.
3. Lizzie Potter Vanover
4. Clarence Vanover
5. Elsie Stanley Vanover b 1904; m. Brian Stanley
6. Edna Vanover b 17 Mar 1906 d Dickenson Co, VA m. 12 Oct 1927 to Robert "Bob" Phipps b 1906 d 17 Jan 1948 Clintwood, Dickenson Co VA; s/o Andrew Jackson Phipps and Amanda Aldridge. Child of Robert Bob Phipps and Edna Vanover;
i. I Phipps.
7. Delsie Vanover b 8 Apr 1908; m. Ira Anderson; One child.
8. Monroe Edward Vanover b 17 Mar 1911 Greenup Co KY d 29 Aug 1980; m. 15 Nov 1935 Burdine, Letcher Co KY to Frances Birtha Reed b 29 Apr 1915 Clintwood Dickenson Co VA d 29 Feb 2004 OH; d/o John Willis Reed and Flora Jane Baker.
William Blankenship b about 1874 KY; s/o Barnett Blankenship and Sarah "Sallie" Huff. William Blankenship m. 16 Oct 1892 to Cassie Potter b 10 Oct 1865 (or 10 Dec) d 18 Jul 1954 d/o Isaac "Shooter Ike" Potter and Mary Polly Ison. Child of William M Blankenship and Cassie Potter;
and Cassie Potter
1. Clarence Blankenship b 28 May 1894 Burdine, Letcher, KY d 22 May 1953 OH; m. Sadie Vanhorn b 8 Sept 1904 Louisa, KY d 17 Dec 1996; buried Columbus IN.
Obituary of Cassie Potter Vanover
Obituary of Cassie Potter Vanover: Potter, Cassie born Dec 10 1865 died Jul 18 1954, the daughter of Isaac and Polly Potter. Her husband Mr. Vanover died several years ago. She was the mother of 8 children: Albert Potter, Lizzie Potter, Clarence, Elcie Stanley, Delbert Vanover, Edna Phillips, Delcie Anderson, and Monroe Vanover. Joined the Bethel Church of Old Regular Baptist in 1934.
Thanks to Louise Vanover Vore and Sue Blevins Kovack for submissions, additions and corrections for this family.