McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familes and Individuals

Notes


Elmer Bishop

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 28 Apr 1930; Page 184A;
Family #161.
Listed as Elmer Bishop; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Noah Bishop.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; E.D. 55-8; taken on 29 Apr 1940; Page
184B; Image 38 of 42; Household #306.
Listed as Elmer Bishop; age 11; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Noah Bishop.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book #_____(1952); Page 485; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer Bishop; age 22; born at Hanover, WV; living at Iaeger, WV; single; son of Noah and Mary
Bishop; married on 10 Mar 1952 at North Spring, WV; Maxine Lester; age 18; born and living at
Hanover Co, WV; daughter of Willie and Ellen Lester.
4. Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elmar Bishop
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 12 Oct 1929
Death Date: 29 Jan 1985
SSN: 234428328
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 1 Sep 1948
Release Date 1: 2 Jun 1952"
5. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elmar Bishop
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 12 Oct 1929
Birth Place: Steeles Wyom, West Virginia
Death Date: Jan 1985
Father: Noah Bishop
Mother: Mary Blankship
SSN: 234428328
Notes: Jul 1944: Name listed as ELMAR BISHOP"
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by B. Walls; 5 May 2014.
" Elmer Bishop
Birth 1929
Death 1985 (aged 55–56)
Burial
Palm Memorial Gardens
Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA "


Addie Maxine Lester

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book #_____(1952); Page 485; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer Bishop; age 22; born at Hanover, WV; living at Iaeger, WV; single; son of Noah and Mary
Bishop; married on 10 Mar 1952 at North Spring, WV; Maxine Lester; age 18; born and living at
Hanover Co, WV; daughter of Willie and Ellen Lester.
2, Stafford Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Addie Maxine Bishop, 83, of Pineville, WV went home to be with the Lord on Friday May 3, 2019 at her
home. She was born on August 2, 1935 in Rose Branch, WV a daughter of the late Will and Ellen Lester.
Addie was a member of the Pentecostal Church of Rockview and the last surviving member of her
immediate family. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Elmer Bishop; a
grandson Shawn Gullett; two sisters Thelma and Austine; and four brothers Shirley, Ardie, Chester and
Herschel. Survivors include a daughter Belinda Bishop of Pineville and her friend Michael Laxton;
granddaughter Shannon (Cameron) Francisco, of Wilmington, NC; great granddaughters Charlie Dougall,
Emily Cook, Chasity Cook, Sara Cook, Molly Cook and Arianna Cook; special friend Brenda Ellis; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 7PM on Sunday May 5th at the
Pentecostal Church of Rockview with Rev. Jason Perdue officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm
Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Matheny, WV on Monday at 11:00 AM...."


Belinda Bishop

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Belinda Bishop
Also Known As Eva Belinda Cook
2nd Also Known As Name Belinda Bishop Cook
3rd Also Known As Name Belinda Gullett
Event Date 18 Jul 2001
Event Place Pineville, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 22 May 1953
Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
Address Date 18 Jul 2001
2nd Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
2nd Address Date 01 May 1995-01 Nov 2005
3rd Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
3rd Address Date 01 Feb 1986-31 Dec 1996
Affiliate Identifier 171298765"


Thomas Glen Bishop

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book #_____(1954); Page 143; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Glen Bishop; age 19; born at Hanover, WV; living at Brenton, WV; single; son of Charlie
and Alma Bishop; married on 14 May 1954 at Mill Creek, WV; Vonnie Jean Adams; age 18; born at
Brenton, WV; living in Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Troy and Virgie Adams.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas Glenn Bishop
[Thomas G Bishop]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 11 Mar 1934
Birth Place: Huff Creak W, West Virginia
[Iaeger, West Virginia]
Death Date: 23 Jan 1995
Father: Charlie Bishop
Mother: Alma England
SSN: 232528441
Notes: Feb 1951: Name listed as THOMAS GLENN BISHOP;
01 Feb 1995: Name listed as THOMAS G BISHOP"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas G. Bishop
SSN: 232-52-8441
Last Residence:
24874 Pineville, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 11 Mar 1935
Died: 23 Jan 1995
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951)"
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas Glen Bishop
Birth Date: 11 Mar 1935
Birth Place: Hanover, Wyoming County, West Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 23 Jan 1995
Death Place: United States of America
Cemetery: Palm Memorial Gardens
Burial or Cremation Place: Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Spouse: Vonnie Jean Bishop
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."
"US Army Veteran"


Vonnie Jean Adams

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; Mill Creek of Bartley; E.D. 55-1; taken on 29
Apr 1940; Page 11B; Image 22 of 45; Household #155.
Listed as Vondgene Adams; age 5; born in WV; no education; lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in
household of father, Troy L. Adams.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book #_____(1954); Page 143; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Glen Bishop; age 19; born at Hanover, WV; living at Brenton, WV; single; son of Charlie
and Alma Bishop; married on 14 May 1954 at Mill Creek, WV; Vonnie Jean Adams; age 18; born at
Brenton, WV; living in Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Troy and Virgie Adams.


Lacy R. Bishop Sr

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 255B; Family #106.
Listed as Lacy Bishop; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Alfred J. Bishop.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 26/27 Jan 1920; Page 223B;
Family #122.
Listed as Lacy Bishop; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Alfred J. Bishop.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry Book#_____(1927); Page 107; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Bishop; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in Hanover, WV; son of A.J..Bishop; married
on 28 Jul 1927 at North Springs, WV; Zetta Lester; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at
Hanover, WV; daughter of J.A.J. Lester.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 28 Apr 1930; Page 184A; Family #159.
Listed as Lacy Bishop; age 22; born in WV; married at 19; farmer, head of household.
5. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry Book#_____(1941); Page 165; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Bishop; age 33; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in Hanover, WV; widowed; son of Alfred
J. and Juda Bishop; married on 8 Jul 1941 at Louisa Bailey's, Hanover, WV; Martha Bailey; age 22;
born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Hanover, WV; daughter of Crockett and Louisa Bailey.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book #_____(1954); Page 245; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Bishop; age 46; born at Hanover, WV; living at Steeles, WV; widowed; son of Alfred and Judie
Bishop; married on 7 Sep 1954 at Ikes Fork, WV; Marie Cline; age 27; born at Iaeger, WV; living at
Ikes Fork, WV; widow; daughter of Alex and Margaret Warrix.
7. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lacy Bishop; born on 10 Apr 1908; died in Mar 1990; card issued in WV before 1951.


Patty Marie Warrix

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; 10 Apr 1930; Page 231A; Family #125/126.
Listed as Marrie Warex; age 3 yrs, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Alex Warrix.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Paris Lester Cemetery, Ike Fork, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by;
Modfreak; 28 Jun 2011.
Patty Marie Warrix Bishop; born 21 Feb 1927; died 19 Oct 2008; buried here; no grave marker photo
shown; obit posted;
"Mount Funeral Home Services
Sunday, October 19, 2008
Obituary
Patty Marie Warrix Cline Bishop
February 21, 1927
October 19, 2008

"Patty Marie Warrix Cline Bishop, 81, of Ikes Fork, went home to be with the Lord, on Sunday, October 19, 2008, from Welch Community Hospital at Welch.

"Born on February 21, 1927, at Iaeger, she was the beloved daughter of the late Alex and Margaret (Lester) Warrix.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: her husbands: Aldie Cline and Lacy Bishop; her children: Okie Dean, Roy Rondle, Georgia Belcher, Lacine Lester, and Alex (Pedro) Cline; her sisters: Vivian and Audrey Lester; and her brothers: Preston, John, James, Gary, and Doug Warrix.

"Marie was a wonderful and loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great and great great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. She loved cooking, camping, and going to church and being with her family. She was owner and operator of the Pioneer Restaurant, The Gidget, and Marie's Dinette. She
will be remembered for the fine food that was served at the restaurants she owned and operated, where no one every left hungry. She was a member of the Church of Zion at Ikes Fork. She was a true warrior for the Lord and had been saved for 64 years.

"Those left to love and cherish the memory of Marie are: her loving children, daughters-in-law, her caregiver, her three sisters, her three brothers, her 32 grandchildren; her several great and great great grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.

"Friends called at the Church of Zion at Ikes Fork on Wednesday, October 22nd after 6:00 pm.

"Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm on Thursday, October 23rd at the Church of Zion with the Rev. James Cline, Rev. Elzie Blankenship, and the Rev. Jonas Trent officiating. Burial followed in the Paris Lester Cemetery at Ikes Fork. Pallbearers were: Peter and Patrick Cline, Brian, Steve, and Denny Lester, and Steven Daugherty."


Alexander B. Warrix

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; 18 Mar 1920; Page 248B; Family #277/281.
Listed as Alex Warix; age 18; born in WV; in household of grandfather, John Warrix.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; 10 Apr 1930; Page 231A; Family #125/126.
Listed as Alex Warex; age 29; born in WV; married at 24; mine inspector; head of household.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Alex Warrix; born on 17 May 1900; died in May 1985; living at Ikes Fork, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Clersie Margaret Lester

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; 10 Apr 1930; Page 231A; Family #125/126.
Listed as Margarett Warex; age 24; born in WV; married at 19; in household of husband, Alex Warrix.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Register of Deaths; Page 1964; WV Archives Web Site.
Margaret Warrix; age 58; born on 29 Sep 1905 in WV; married; living at Ikes Fork, Wyoming Co, WV;
daughter of Jim and Patty (Lee) Lester; died on 31 May (sic, Mar) 1964 from an acute coronary; DOA
Grace Hospital. Welch, WVburied on 3 Apr 1964 in Paris Lester Cemetery, Ikes Fork, Wyoming Co, WV;
informant, Alex Warrick, Ikes Fork, WV.


James Bryan Preston Warrix

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #2270; Vol 5; Page 232; WV Archives Web Site.
James Bryan Preston Warrix; age 4 days; born on 14 Feb 1926; son of Alex and Margaret (Lester)
Warrix; died on 18 Feb 1926 at Nacols, McDowell Co, WV; unknown cause; buried 18 Feb 1926 at
Otter Branch; informant, James Lester, Nacols, WV


Ronnie Alex Warrix

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ronnie “Bubba” Warrix, 72, of Ikes Fork, WV, answered the call to go home to Heaven November 14, 2017.“Bubba” was well known throughout many communities and those who knew him were truly blessed. Ronnie loved attending church and did so every night, he loved his God. He was the son of the late Alex and Margaret Warrix of Ikes Fork. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four sisters, Marie Bishop, Vivian Lester, Aubrey Lester and Truuby Whitt; five brothers, James Preston Bryan, James Edward, Gary Warrix, John Warrix and Douglas Warrix. Those left to cherish his memory are, two sisters, Ethelene Roberts of Brenton, WV and Hulda Oyler and husband Jerry of Ikes Fork; three brothers, Bobby Warrix and wife Evelyn of Martinsville, IN, Jerry Warrix of Ikes Fork and Randall “Mose” Warrix of Ikes Fork. Also a host of many nieces and nephews and a multitude of friends. He touched many lives and may be gone from our sight, but never from our hearts.Funeral services will be conducted Sunday November 26, 2017 at the Church of Zion in Ikes Fork, WV, at 12 noon. With Reverend James Cline, Reverend Johnny Brant and Reverend Elzie Blankenship officiating...."


Gary Warrix

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'63 012260; WV Archives Web Site.
Gary Neil Warrix; age 12; born 16 Dec 1950 in WV; student in school; living at Ikes Fork, WV; son of
Alex and Margaret (Lester) Warrix; died 25 Jul 1963 on highway in McDowell Co, WV; due to bicycle
wreck causing fracture of cervical spine; buried 28 Jul 1963 in Paris Lester Cemetery, Ikes Fork, WV;
informant, Vivian Warrix, Ikes Fork, WV.


Patty Marie Warrix

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; 10 Apr 1930; Page 231A; Family #125/126.
Listed as Marrie Warex; age 3 yrs, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Alex Warrix.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Paris Lester Cemetery, Ike Fork, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by;
Modfreak; 28 Jun 2011.
Patty Marie Warrix Bishop; born 21 Feb 1927; died 19 Oct 2008; buried here; no grave marker photo
shown; obit posted;
"Mount Funeral Home Services
Sunday, October 19, 2008
Obituary
Patty Marie Warrix Cline Bishop
February 21, 1927
October 19, 2008

"Patty Marie Warrix Cline Bishop, 81, of Ikes Fork, went home to be with the Lord, on Sunday, October 19, 2008, from Welch Community Hospital at Welch.

"Born on February 21, 1927, at Iaeger, she was the beloved daughter of the late Alex and Margaret (Lester) Warrix.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: her husbands: Aldie Cline and Lacy Bishop; her children: Okie Dean, Roy Rondle, Georgia Belcher, Lacine Lester, and Alex (Pedro) Cline; her sisters: Vivian and Audrey Lester; and her brothers: Preston, John, James, Gary, and Doug Warrix.

"Marie was a wonderful and loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great and great great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. She loved cooking, camping, and going to church and being with her family. She was owner and operator of the Pioneer Restaurant, The Gidget, and Marie's Dinette. She
will be remembered for the fine food that was served at the restaurants she owned and operated, where no one every left hungry. She was a member of the Church of Zion at Ikes Fork. She was a true warrior for the Lord and had been saved for 64 years.

"Those left to love and cherish the memory of Marie are: her loving children, daughters-in-law, her caregiver, her three sisters, her three brothers, her 32 grandchildren; her several great and great great grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.

"Friends called at the Church of Zion at Ikes Fork on Wednesday, October 22nd after 6:00 pm.

"Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm on Thursday, October 23rd at the Church of Zion with the Rev. James Cline, Rev. Elzie Blankenship, and the Rev. Jonas Trent officiating. Burial followed in the Paris Lester Cemetery at Ikes Fork. Pallbearers were: Peter and Patrick Cline, Brian, Steve, and Denny Lester, and Steven Daugherty."


John Martin Bishop

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book #_____(1956); Page 233; WV Archives Web Site.
John Martin Bishop; age 25; born and living at Bud, WV; single; son of Alonzo Boyd and Virgie Ethel
Bishop; married on 20 Jun 1956 at Herndon Heights, WV; Patsey Carol Bishop; age 17; born and
living at Bud, WV; single; daughter of Henry D. and Agatha Adrema Bishop.


Patsey Carol Bishop

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book #_____(1956); Page 233; WV Archives Web Site.
John Martin Bishop; age 25; born and living at Bud, WV; single; son of Alonzo Boyd and Virgie Ethel
Bishop; married on 20 Jun 1956 at Herndon Heights, WV; Patsey Carol Bishop; age 17; born and
living at Bud, WV; single; daughter of Henry D. and Agatha Adrema Bishop.


Eliza Johnson

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn District, page 157A, Family 131.
Listed as Eliza Johnson, age 11, born in Jan 1889, in WV, in household of father, Barney Johnson.


Vada Newcomb

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Williamson District; Matewan; taken on 30 May 1910; Page 247A;
Family #144.
Listed as Vadie Newcomb; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, James Newcomb.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 26/27 Jan 1920; Page 223B;
Family #128.
Listed as Vada Newcomb; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, James Newcomb.


Joseph Albert Runyon

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Hardee District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 137B; Family #26/26.
Listed as Joseph A. Runyon; age 13; born in May 1887 in WV; in household of father, Albert Runyon.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1907); Page 60; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph A. Runyon; age 19; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Myrtle, WV; son of Albert
and Mary C.; married on 29 Apr 1907 at Hallsville, WV; Victoria Bishop; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of James and Sarah.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #170; Welch, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1917.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 30; born on 11 May 1887 at Myrtle, Mingo Co, WV; living at Six, WV;
coal miner for Carter Coal Co. at Six, WV; married; dependent wife and 4 children; tall with medium
build; brown eyes and black hair.
4. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1925); Page 112; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 38; born in Mingo Co, WV; living at Rhodell, WV; married on 8 Jul 1925
at Rhodell, WV; Neva Estle Caldwell; age 45; born in Caldwell Co, NC; living at Rhodell, WV.
5. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 173B;
Family #296/317.
Listed as Joseph Runyon; age 42; born in WV; married at 19; coal loader in coal mine; boarder; in
household of James Toler.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1935); Page 60; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 47; born in Mingo Co, WV; living at Rhodell, WV; married on 1 Apr 1935
at Beckley, WV; Jenettie Florence Murphy; age 36; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at Rhodell, WV.
7. Raleigh Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-2726; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 54; born on 11 May 1887 in Mingo Co, WV; living at Pemberton, Raleigh
Co, WV; employed by Koppers Coal Co, Helen, Raleigh Co, WV; person who will always know
address, Mrs. Jeanette Runyon, Pemberton, WV.


Victoria Bishop

1. Ancestry.com web site, Floyd Green search, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by danbetts@home.com
Victory Bishop; born in Mar 1892 in WV; daughter of James and Sarah Justice Bishop.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, page 122A, Family #44.
Listed as Victory Bishop, age 8, born in Mar 1892, in household of father,
James Bishop; twin of Jesse Bishop.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1907); Page 60; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph A. Runyon; age 19; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Myrtle, WV; son of Albert
and Mary C.; married on 29 Apr 1907 at Hallsville, WV; Victoria Bishop; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of James and Sarah.