John Larson Winesett

Born 24-Nov-1921 and died 26-Sep-1958
Social Security: 228-16-2357 (Virginia)
Son of Oscar B. Winesett and Bessie Valera Withheld

Married 16-Aug-1947 to Geneva Withheld
Born 1925 and still alive
Daughter of John T. Withheld and Callie Lineberry

John served in Europe during World War II. John help build the first pontoon bridge across the Rhine river which allow American and allied forces into the heart of Germany. After his discharge as a corporal, John was a mail carrier for the post office. He died of polio - Carroll County's sole fatality of that dreaded disease.

John and Geneva's children are:
1. Blaine Douglas (11-Feb-1956), and
2. John David (27-May-1961 to 7-Apr-2010). He is survived by his wife Letty S. Winesett and children: Joshua B., Cheryl, Jennifer D. and Callie Bess.

Geneva married Barton Withheld after John's death.

Any information about the members of this family would be appreciated.

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