McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Bernard Holmes Brooks

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 259; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernard Brooks; age 21; born and living at Glen Rogers, WV; single; son of Clate and Hattie Brooks;
married on 13 Mar 1948 at Beckley, WV; Margie Elkins, age 17; born at Mt. Hope, WV; single;
living at Glen Rogers, WV; daughter of Everett and Hazel Elkins.
2. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Web Site; Posted Obit.
"Bernard Holmes Brooks, 81, of Sabine, passed away Sunday, October 18, 2009 at Raleigh General Hospital following a long illness.

"Born January 7, 1928 at Glen Rogers, he was the son of the late Clayton and Hattie Shumate Brooks.

"Mr. Brooks was of the Baptist faith. He served in the US Army and was a member of UMWA Local 7604. He worked for Eastern Associated Coal, Kopperston No. 2 Mine, for 42 years. Bernard enjoyed camping, joking and being with his family.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant brother, Herman Jennings Brooks.

"Survivors include his wife, Norma Cook Brooks of Sabine; three sons, Dale Brooks and his wife, Mary, of Chester, Va., Gaylan Brooks and his wife, Cindy, of Beckley and Randy Brooks and his wife, Sherry of Sabine; two daughters, Pam Hawkins and her husband, Wayne, of King, NC and Lynn DeHart and her husband, Phil, of Sabine; a brother, Jarvey Brooks and wife, Tressie, of Chapmanville; 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

"Services for Mr. Brooks will be private..."


Norma Jean Cook

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clearfork District; Clearfork; E.D. 55-7; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 164A; Image 45 of 48; Household #332.
Listed as Norma Cook; age 2; born in WV; no education; in household of father, Oley J. Cook.
2. Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Norma Jean Cook Brooks, 75, of Sabine passed away at home Saturday, March 15, 2014 following a short illness.

Born July 31, 1938 in Wyoming County, she was the daughter of the late Oley Cook and Annie Graham Cook.

Norma attended the New Life Community Church. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, going to church, being with her family and spending time with her two special grandchildren, Autumn and Connor DeHart.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard H. Brooks and a step-great-grandchild, Xander Jace Brooks.

Survivors include her daughter, Lynn DeHart and her husband, Phil of Sabine

3 Step-Sons, Dale Brooks and his wife, Mary of Chester, VA
Gaylan Brooks and his wife, Cindy of Beckley
Randy Brooks and his wife, Sherry of Sabine

A step-daughter, Pam Hawkins and her husband, Wayne of King, NC

3 brothers, James Cook and Huey Cook both of Oceana
Dale Cook of Mullens

3 sisters, Dottie Massey of Sabine
Gwen Acord of Glen Fork
Tammy Cook of Sabine

2 grandchildren and 6 step grandchildren

12 step-great- grandchildren ..."
"... Interment
Wednesday March 19 2014
Pine Grove Church Cemetery
Ravencliff, WV..."


Charles Edward Morgan

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 109; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Edward Morgan; age 19; born on 21 Oct 1947 at Baileysville, WV; single; living at
Baileysville, WV; son of Dee and Dorothy Virginia (Carbaugh) Morgan, Jr; married on 17 Feb 1967
at Baileysville, WV; Judy Ann Stafford; age 19; born on 11 Apr 1947 at Fanrock, WV; single; living at
Fanrock, WV; daughter of John and Ruby (Reed) Stafford.


Judy Ann Stafford

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 109; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Edward Morgan; age 19; born on 21 Oct 1947 at Baileysville, WV; single; living at
Baileysville, WV; son of Dee and Dorothy Virginia (Carbaugh) Morgan, Jr; married on 17 Feb 1967
at Baileysville, WV; Judy Ann Stafford; age 19; born on 11 Apr 1947 at Fanrock, WV; single; living at
Fanrock, WV; daughter of John and Ruby (Reed) Stafford.


Ralph Raymond Cook

1. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as Ralph R. Cook; age 7 yrs, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
2. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 145A; Family #48/48.
Listed as Raymon Cook; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1933); Page __; Line 24; WV Archives Web Site.
Raymond Cook; age 21; born in WV; single; miner; living at Mallory, WV; son of J.E. and Jocie
(Ballard) Cook; married on 29 Jul 1933 at Logan WV; Freda Collins; age 18; born in WV; single; living
at Mallory, WV; daughter of Lisr (?) and May (Kates?) Collins.


Freda Collins

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1933); Page __; Line 24; WV Archives Web Site.
Raymond Cook; age 21; born in WV; single; miner; living at Mallory, WV; son of J.E. and Jocie
(Ballard) Cook; married on 29 Jul 1933 at Logan WV; Freda Collins; age 18; born in WV; single; living
at Mallory, WV; daughter of Lisr (?) and May (Kates?) Collins.


Susan Jane Cook

1. Stafford Family Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Susan Jane Cook Osborne, 66, of Oceana, WV went to be with the Lord on Monday April 20, 2010 in Raleigh General Hospital, Beckley, WV. Sue was born on September 13, 1943 in Davin, WV a daughter of the late Raymond and Frieda Collins Cook of Davin, WV. She attended Joseph Baptist Church in Lynco, WV, was a former manager of Dollar General Store at Man, WV and enjoyed camping and fishing. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sons Carl “Curly” Cook and Michael Scott Cook and a sister Alice Cook. Survivors include her husband Roger Osborne of Oceana, WV; three sisters Shirley Goad of Mallory, WV, Wanda “Francis” Hatfield of Akron, OH and Doris Polander and husband John of Brooklyn, OH; two brothers Tyrone Cook of Cleveland, OH and Keith Cook of Rising Sun, MD; two grandchildren Michael Cook of Logan, WV and Kayla Cook of Chapmanville, WV; five step daughters; six step grandchildren and three step great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday April 23, 2010 at the Joseph Baptist Church, Lynco, WV with Rev. William Cook officiating. Sue will be laid to rest beside her two sons in the Claypool Cemetery, Davin, WV..."


Charles K. Hatfield

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles K. Hatfield; born 13 Oct 1942; living at 3335 Sandlewood Lane, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223.


Wanda "Francis" Cook

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Wanda F. Hatfield; born 22 Jul 1942; living at 3335 Sandlewood Lane, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223.


Oley Ben Cline

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, Clear Fork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 170B; Family #114.
Listed as Oley Cline, age 3 yrs, 10 mons, born in WV, in household of uncle, Powell Cline, with
father, John B.Cline.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clearfork District; Guyan; E.D. 55-7; Page 149B; Image 16 of 48;
Household #108.
Listed as Ola Cline; age 13; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of uncle, Powell Cline.
3. Wyoming Co, WV: Marriage Records; Book #__(1946); Page 139; WV Archives Web Site.
Oley Cline; age 22; born at Elk Creek, WV; single; living at Simon, WV; son of John and Manda Cline;
married on 26 Sep 1946 at Simon, WV; Rosie Toler; age 25; born in Logan Co, WV; divorced;
living at Simon, WV; daughter of Carlos and Brook Toler.
4. Wyoming Co, WV: Marriage Records; Book #__(1962); Page 476; WV Archives Web Site.
Oley Ben Cline; age 36; born at Elk Creek, WV; widowed; living at Simon, WV; son of John and
Amanda Cline; married on 6 Oct 1962 at Simon, WV; Louise Elswick; age 29; born at Cyclone, WV;
single; living at Guyan, WV; daughter of Clint and Emma Elswick.
5. "Glower Family Tree"; posted by jzpasters; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Oley Ben Cline
1926–2012
Birth 11 MAY 1926 • Christian, Logan, West Virginia, USA
Death 23 JULY 2012 • New Richmond, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA"


Louise Elswick

1. Wyoming Co, WV: Marriage Records; Book #__(1962); Page 476; WV Archives Web Site.
Oley Ben Cline; age 36; born at Elk Creek, WV; widowed; living at Simon, WV; son of John and
Amanda Cline; married on 6 Oct 1962 at Simon, WV; Louise Elswick; age 29; born at Cyclone, WV;
single; living at Guyan, WV; daughter of Clint and Emma Elswick.


Levi Emmett Sturgill

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 433.
Second husband of Elizabeth Lambert, daughter of Hiram and Naomi Sizemore Lambert.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 449.
Came from Crumpler, NC in 1898 to Center District via Welch, Brown's Creek, Indian Creek to
the foot of Wolfpen Mtn.
3. 1870 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Chestnut Hill Township, Jefferson PO, taken on 20 Jun 1870; Page
453B, Family #17.
Listed as Levi Sturgell, age 2, born in NC, in household of father, Joshua Sturgill.
4. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 18 Jun 1900, Page 233A, Family #125.
Listed as Levi Sturgill, age 32, born in Feb 1868 in NC, married 13 yrs, farmer, head of household.
5. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 2 May 1910, Page 223A, Family #158.
Listed as Levi E. Sturgill, age 42, born in NC, widowed, farmer, head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 423; WV Archives Web Site.
Levi Sturgill; age 43; born in _____; living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of ____; married on 18 Oct 1911
at residence of Levi Sturgill; Elizabeth Sizemore; age 55; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV;
daughter of Hiram and Naoma.
7. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 193B, Family #76.
Listed as Levi Sturgill, age 58, born in WV(sic, NC), farmer, head of household.
8. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 7 May 1930, Page 151B, Family #114.
Listed as Levi Sturgill; age 68, born in WV (sic, NC), married at 43, farmer, head of household.
9. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 466; WV Archives Web Site.
Levi Emmett Sturgill; age 70; born in Ashe Co, NC; widowed; living at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV;
son of ____ and Phoebe Sturgill; married on 23 Sep 1938 at Pineville, WV; Martha Cole; age 56;
born in Fayette Co, WV; widow; living at Pineville, WV.
10. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #11922; WV Archives Web Site.
Levi Emmett Sturgill; age 81; born on 28 Feb 1868 in NC; married; farmer; parents unknown; died
on 1 Jun 1949 at Stevens Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co, WV; buried on 4 Jun 1949 in Sturgill
Cemetery.
11. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Levi E. Sturgill; born in 1868; died in 1949; buried in Sturgill Goode
Cemetery, Goode Farm, Wyoming Co, WV.


Martha (______) Cole

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 466; WV Archives Web Site.
Levi Emmett Sturgill; age 70; born in Ashe Co, NC; widowed; living at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV;
son of ____ and Phoebe Sturgill; married on 23 Sep 1938 at Pineville, WV; Martha Cole; age 56;
born in Fayette Co, WV; widow; living at Pineville, WV.