Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Glen David Ford

1. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Glen David Ford, 82, of Pineville, passed away Jan. 14, 2009, in Health South, Princeton, as a result of an automobile accident.

"Born Feb. 25, 1926, he was the son of the late Robert Lee and Rhoda Scarbury Ford.

"Mr. Ford was an elder at Smyrna Sabbath Chapel. His greatest joy was studying God’s word and sharing his faith. He also enjoyed being in nature especially gardening and ginsenging. He served as a medic on a hospital ship in the US Army during World War II.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Merwin Ford and Glen David Ford Jr.; two grandsons, Jason Dubbs and Justin Dubbs; three brothers, Vincent, Demphis and Warren Ford; and one sister, Eunice Straley.

"Survivors include his wife Anna Hill Ford of the residence; three sons, Keith Ford and his wife, Melodee, of Ona, Andrian Ford of Clemson, SC and Kevin Dubbs of Pineville; two daughters, Penelope Denebaum of Waymart, PA and Judi Ragsdale of Charlotte, NC; four sisters, Elsie Mitchem of Asco, Freida Miller of Tehachapi, CA, Juanita Kemp of Mojave, CA and Grace Cox of Trenton, TN; 13 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. .."


Roscoe C. "Bud" Brinegar

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Birth Registry; Book #__(1902); Page 163; Line 26; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe C. Brinegar; born on 8 Mar 1902 at Pineville, WV; parents; J.L. and Sallie L. Brinegar
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 29 Apr 1910, Page 222A, Family #147.
Listed as Roscoe C. Brinegar, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, James L. Brinegar.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 30/31 Jan 1920; Page 193A; Family #71.
Listed as Roscoe Brinegar, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, James L. Brinegar.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 7 May 1930; Page 151A; Family #113.
Listed as Roscoe Brinegar, age 28, born in WV, in household of father, James L. Brinegar.
5. "US WW II Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roscoe C. Brinegar; born in 1902 in Wyoming Co, WV; enlisted in US Army on 22 Aug 1942 at
Huntington, WV; farmer; completed grammar school; single; with dependents; height 68"; weight
140 lbs.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roscoe Brinegar; born on 8 Mar 1902; died in Aug 1981; living at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Ralph James "Jimmy" Brinegar

1. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ralph James “Jimmy” Brinegar, 60, of Pineville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, in Raleigh General Hospital.
"Born April 18, 1948, in Wyoming County, he was the son of the late Roscoe and Marie Lovelady Brinegar.
"Jimmy was a lifelong resident of Wyoming County and a graduate of Pineville High School. Believing in the Lord with all of his heart, he was a member of Cooper Memorial Baptist Church. He was the owner of Southland Termite Pest Control. Jimmy loved visiting with friends along his route, spending time with his grandchildren, helping others and spending time outdoors. Jimmy was a remarkable man.
"Survivors include his daughter, Angela Myers and her husband, Danny, of Roanoke, VA; a sister, Nancy Christian and her husband, Melvin, of Pineville; two grandchildren, Blake and Briana Myers, both of Roanoke, VA; an aunt, Mary Brinegar; a niece, Stephanie Miller; a nephew, Doug Christian; and many cousins..."


Walter Clayton Mitchem

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4 May 1910, Page 224B, Family #195.
Listed as Walter Mitchem, age 5 (sic 3), born in WV, in household of father, Turner Mitchem.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 13 Jan 1920; Page 245A;
Image 35 of 37; Family #345/348.
Listed as Walter Mitchem; age 10 (sic, 13); born in WV; in household of father, Turner Mitchem.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 78A; Image
27 of 47; Family #237/243.
Listed as Walter Mitchem; age 21(sic, 23); born in WV; single; timberman; in household of
mother, Marinda Green Mitchem.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1935); Page __; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Mitchem; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Asco, WV; son of
Turner and Rinda; married on 14 Sep 1935 at Asco, WV; Elsie Ford; age 17; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; single; living at Asco, WV; daughter of R.L. and Rhoda.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765A; Image 26 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Walter C. Mitchem; age 30 (sic, 33); born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; contractor in timber business; head of household.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Mitchem; born 20 Aug 1907; died 25 May 1989; last residence, Asco, McDowell Co, WV;
SS#233-12-7156; card issued in WV before 1951.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Justice Cemetery, Asco, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls;
12 Jul 2013.
Walter Mitchem; born 20 Aug 1907; died 25 May 1989; married "14 Sep 1935"; buried here;
double heastone shown.


Elsie Ford

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 196B; Family #18/18.
Listed as Elsie Ford; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Robert L. Ford.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1935); Page __; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Mitchem; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Asco, WV; son of Turner
and Rinda; married on 14 Sep 1935 at Asco, WV; Elsie Ford; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
single; living at Asco, WV; daughter of R.L. and Rhoda.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765A; Image 26 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Elsie M. Mitchem; age 21; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Walter C. Mitchem.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Justice Cemetery, Asco, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls;
12 Jul 2013.
Elsie Ford Mitchem; born 19 Jan 1919; died ________; married 14 Sep 1935; double headstone
shown.
(No death date was recorded; therefore she may not be buried here)
5. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Elsie Mae Mitchem, 98, of Asco, WV, passed away, Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at her residence. Born January 19, 1919, in North Welch, WV, she was the daughter of the late Robert Lee and Rhoda Scarberry Ford. She was a resident of Asco, WV the greater part of her life. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. She was the oldest resident of Asco. She was Mom to seventeen Foster Children, an avid gardener and loved to dig Ginseng. She also enjoyed Tuesday outings with the senior citizens of Welch.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by, her husband Walter Mitchem, one son, Lonnie Mitchem, three grandsons, Lonnie Gene Mitchem Jr, Gregory Dole Mitchem, and Darrell Clayton Mitchem, four brothers, two sisters and one son in law Harold Green.Survivors include, two daughters, Louise Green of Asco, WV, Kay Sarks and husband Bill of Asco, WV, one son, Bernard Mitchem and wife Linda of Princeton, WV, one daughter in law, Elsie P. Mitchem of Princeton, WV, twelve grandchildren, Dennis, Dianne, Robert, David, Anthony, Timothy, Cyndi, Brian, Darren, Katherine, Lynn and Amanda, eighteen Great Grandchildren, sixteen Great Great Grandchildren, two sisters, Grace Cox of Trenton, TN, Juanita Kemp of Mojave CA.Funeral Services will be conducted, Monday, November 13, 2017 at 12 Noon from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch, WV with Pastor Allen Stump officiating, burial will follow at the Justice Cemetery in Asco WV...."


Louisa M. Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765A; Image 26 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Louisa M. Mitchem; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Walter C. Mitchem.


Lonnie Jean Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765B; Image 27 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Lonnie Jean Mitchem; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Walter C. Mitchem.


Lee Green

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Huger; taken on 22/23 Apr 1910; Page
235B; Family #150/150.
Listed as Lee Green; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, David A. Green.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Feb 1920; Page 143A;
Family #535/626.
Listed as Lee Green; age 19; born in WV; in household of brother-in-law, Edward P. Sizemore.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1922); Page 386; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Green; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Kimball, WV; son of Dave and
Arvetta; married on 15 Aug 1922 at Kimball, WV; Nellie Mae Lanford; age 18; born in Mercer Co, WV;
single; living at Northfork, WV; daughter of J.D. and Maggie.
4. 1930 census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 28 Apr 1930; Page 153B;
Family #579/721.
Listed as Lee Green; age 33; born in WV; married at 26; teamster in saw mill; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1933); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Green; age 37; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Kimball, WV; son of Dave
and Arvenie; married on 12 Jul 1933 at Welch, WV; Lucy Combs; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Arnie and Jennie.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U3014; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lee Green; age 46; born on 28 May 1897 in McDowell Co, WV; living at Welch, WV; person who will
always know address, Mrs. Irvila Milan, Welch, WV.
7. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lee Green; born on 28 May 1899; died in Feb 1979; living at Welch, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Lucy Combs

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 162 B;
Family #359/36.
Listed as Lucy Combs; age 3 yrs, 6 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Z. Combs.
2. 1930 census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 101B;
Family #253/233.
Listed as Lucy Combs; age 13; born in WV; in household of mother, Jamie Combs.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1933); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Green; age 37; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Kimball, WV; son of Dave and
Arvenie; married on 12 Jul 1933 at Welch, WV; Lucy Combs; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Arnie and Jennie.


Peggy Green

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Peggy Green, 73, of the Welch-Pineville Road, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2020 at the Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in New Richmond, WV, Wyoming County. Born September 13, 1946 in Fort Branch Hollow in Pineville, she was the daughter of the late Lucy Combs Green and Lee Green.
Peggy was of the Baptist Faith and she liked to sew and loved life.

"In addition to her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by two sisters, Sylvia Osborne and Leona Hurley; seven brothers, Andy, Willis, Jay Hue, Roscoe, Dave, Oley and Everett Green and several aunts and uncles.

"Those left to cherish her memories are her three sisters, Elizabeth Green of Welch-Pineville Road, Phyllis Osborne of Welch and Eliza Haley and husband Chubby of Kimball; three brother, Leroy Green and wife Lorraine, Gregory Green and wife Faye and Earl Green all of Welch-Pineville Road; also, several nieces and nephews.

"Honoring Peggy’s wishes she will be cremated. Peggy’s memory will forever be in the hearts of those who knew and loved her. She will be greatly missed.

"The Douglas Mortuary is assisting the Green family. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.douglasmortuary.com."