Clarence A. Trainum

Clarence A. Trainum, m. to Beatrice "Bea" Garton , daughter of Hugh  & Mattie (Richards) Garton , b. 5 Sept 1904, Greene Co., VA, d. 16 Oct 2004[i], Richmond, VA. He was a career military man, Army Sergeant.  He was also known for his great gardening abilities. 

Obituary Beatrice Garton Trainum

Beatrice Garton Trainum , age 100, of Richmond , went to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 16, 2004 . She was preceded in death by her parents, Hugh P. Garton and Mattie L. Garton and her devoted husband of 49 years, Clarence A. Trainum . She is survived by her daughter, Genevieve T. Delbridge and her husband, Robert; and her son, Wilbur M. Trainum and Phyllis, all of Richmond; and her son, Carlton D. Trainum and his wife, Miriam of West Jefferson, N.C.; her sisters, Alice G. Stubbs of Richmond and Evelyn G. Ferguson of Virginia Beach; nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. Her remains rest at the Bliley Funeral Homes' Chippenham Chapel, 6900 Hull Street Rd., where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday and where funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Tuesday. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery . Flowers are welcome or contributions may be made to Woodland Heights Baptist Church , where she was a member for over 60 years.
Published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch on 10/18/2004

Clarence  & Bea (Garton) Trainum  had three (3) children.

1.       Carlton Dudley Trainum , m. to Miriam Helen Clark .  
2.       Wilbur M. Trainum , m. to Phyllis Ann Traylor .  
Genevieve Trainum , m. to Robert Lee Delbridge .

Carlton Dudley Trainum

1.  Carlton Dudley Trainum , son of Clarence  & Bea (Garton) Trainum , b. 27 May 1926, Washington, D.C.; m. 22 Mar 1947, Richmond, VA to Miriam Clark , b. 10 Sept 1927, Buffalo, New York.  They reside in North Carolina . 

Carlton  & Miriann (Clark) Trainum  had two (2) children:

1.1.    Karon Helen Trainum , m 1st to David Turner ; divorced; m 2nd to Charles A. Paul , d. 1990.  
Carla Denise Trainum , m 1st to Harry Cook ; divorced; m 2nd 1993 to Richard "Rick" Mullins .  She lives in North Carolina .

Wilbur Trainum

2.  Wilbur Trainum, son of Clarence & Bea (Garton) Trainum , b. 22 Dec 1930, Washington, D.C.; m. 20 Nov 1947, Bennettesville, S.C. to Phyllis Ann Traylor . 

Wilbur  & Phyllis (Traylor) Trainum  had three (3) children:

2.1.     Gerald "Jerry" Milton Trainum , m. 15 Jul 1978, Richmond , VA to Ethel 'Lee' Katcham .  
Wayne 'Keith' Trainum , m. 7 Nov 1981, Richmond , VA to Carol Plott .  
Kenneth "Kenny" Hunter Trainum , m. 18 Feb 1984, Richmond , VA to Cheryl "Sherry" Anne Crayton .

Genevieve Trainum

3.  Genevieve Trainum , daughter of Clarence  & Bea (Garton) Trainum , b. 9 Dec 1927, Washington, D.C.; m. 19 Nov 1949, Richmond, VA to Robert Lee Delbridge . 

Robert & Genevieve (Trainum) Delbridge  had four (4) children:

3.1.    Robert "Bobby" Lee Delbridge Jr , m. to Ivy Mora .  Lives in New York  
Debby Jeanne Delbridge , m. to Gerald Ward ; divorced.  
Jeffrey Dean Delbridge , m. to Jean Paul  
Dudley Trainum Delbridge , m. 9 Sept 1995, Richmond , VA to Paige Garrett

Karon Helen Trainum

1.1.  Karon Helen Trainum , daughter of Carlton  & Miriam ( Clark ) Trainum, m. David Turner ; divorced; m2nd Charles A. Paul , d. 1990 of a brain tumor.  Karon lives in North Carolina .

David  & Karon (Trainum) Turner  had two (2) children[ii]:

1.1.1.         Amanda Denise Turner  
Aaron David Turner  

[i] Obituary published Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 18, 2004; Personally informed by family members on 17 Oct 2004.
Both children legally changed their names to Amanda Denise Paul  and Aaron David Paul  after their mother's second marriage.