McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Familie and Individules

Notes


Burless Belcher

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #250/309.
Listed as Burless Belcher; age 1 yr, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Paris Belcher.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; (now Superior); taken on
24 Apr 1930; Page 191A; Image 73 of 75; Family #626/681.
Listed as Burles Belcher; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Paris Belcher.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Burless Belcher; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Welch, WV; son of Paris and Margaret
Belcher; married on 27 May 1937 in Wyoming Co, WV; Vertie Mitchell; age 18; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of John and Delpha Mitchell.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 84; WV Archives Web Site.
Burless Belcher; age 33; born at Welch, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; son of Paris and Margaret
Belcher; married on 3 Jul 1952 at Pineville, WV; Vertie L. Belcher; age 33; born and living at Brenton,
WV; divorced; daughter of John and Delphia Mitchell.


Verda Louranna Mitchell

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 3 Jan 1920, Page 136A, Family #21.
Listed as Vestil Mitchell, age 6 months , born in WV, in household of father, John H. Mitchell.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 82B; Image 22 of
25; Family #187/198.
Listed as Vertie Mitchell, age 10; born in WV; in household of father, John H. Mitchell.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Burless Belcher; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Welch, WV; son of Paris and Margaret
Belcher; married on 27 May 1937 in Wyoming Co, WV; Vertie Mitchell; age 18; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of John and Delpha Mitchell.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 84; WV Archives Web Site.
Burless Belcher; age 33; born at Welch, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; son of Paris and
Margaret Belcher; married on 3 Jul 1952 at Pineville, WV; Vertie L. Belcher; age 33; born and living
at Brenton, WV; divorced; daughter of John and Delphia Mitchell.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles L. Belcher; age 27; born at Welch, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Paris and
Margaret Belcher; married on 12 Nov 1954 at Pineville, WV; Vertie Belcher; age 35; born at
Baileysville, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; daughter of John and Delphia Mitchell.
6. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Wednesday, 8 Sep 2010; Newspaper Obit.
"OCEANA — Verda Louranna Mitchell Belcher, 91, of Oceana, joined her beloved husband and became a member of the heavenly choir on Saturday Sept. 4, 2010, at the Bowers Hospice House, Beckley. "She was born June 19, 1919 in Pineville, W.Va., a daughter of the late John and Delphie Elswick Mitchell. "Vertie was of the Apostolic faith, was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother. "In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her wonderful husband, Charles L. Belcher Sr.; beloved great granddaughter Jaiden Bailey; beloved granddaughter, Tammy Hatfield; and brothers Eddie, Clyde, Grant, Parris, Claude, James and Estel Mitchell. "Survivors include her sons, Randall Belcher and wife Bethel of Iaeger, Charles Belcher Jr. and wife Diane of Oceana, Gary Belcher and wife Jezel of Spartaburg, S.C., and Nelson Belcher and wife Toni of Oceana; daughters, Pauline Krucheski of Ashtabula, Ohio, Betty Lester and companion, Roger Wilson of Oceana, Linda Hatfield and husband, James of Oceana, Helen Belcher and companion, Donnie Stafford of Oceana, and Darlene Wooten and husband, Billy of Beckley; a brother, Lewis Mitchell and wife, Georgia of Baileysville; 28 grandchildren, a host of great grandchildren and an unborn great grandson Joshua Isahiah Belcher; and many other loving family and friends. "A celebration of Verda’s life will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday Sept. 9, 2010, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, W.Va., with Minister Nelson Belcher officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, W.Va..."


Charles Lindburgh "Lindy" Belcher Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; (now Superior); taken on
24 Apr 1930; Page 191A; Image 73 of 75; Family #626/681.
Listed as Lindy Belcher; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Paris Belcher.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles L. Belcher; age 27; born at Welch, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Paris and
Margaret Belcher; married on 12 Nov 1954 at Pineville, WV; Vertie Belcher; age 35; born at
Baileysville, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; daughter of John and Delphia Mitchell.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries, Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheney; "The RoseGarden"
Charles L. Belcher; born on 7 Oct 1929; died in9 May 1997; PFC US Army, Korea; buried here.


Verda Louranna Mitchell

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 3 Jan 1920, Page 136A, Family #21.
Listed as Vestil Mitchell, age 6 months , born in WV, in household of father, John H. Mitchell.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 82B; Image 22 of
25; Family #187/198.
Listed as Vertie Mitchell, age 10; born in WV; in household of father, John H. Mitchell.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Burless Belcher; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Welch, WV; son of Paris and Margaret
Belcher; married on 27 May 1937 in Wyoming Co, WV; Vertie Mitchell; age 18; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of John and Delpha Mitchell.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 84; WV Archives Web Site.
Burless Belcher; age 33; born at Welch, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; son of Paris and
Margaret Belcher; married on 3 Jul 1952 at Pineville, WV; Vertie L. Belcher; age 33; born and living
at Brenton, WV; divorced; daughter of John and Delphia Mitchell.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles L. Belcher; age 27; born at Welch, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Paris and
Margaret Belcher; married on 12 Nov 1954 at Pineville, WV; Vertie Belcher; age 35; born at
Baileysville, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; daughter of John and Delphia Mitchell.
6. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Wednesday, 8 Sep 2010; Newspaper Obit.
"OCEANA — Verda Louranna Mitchell Belcher, 91, of Oceana, joined her beloved husband and became a member of the heavenly choir on Saturday Sept. 4, 2010, at the Bowers Hospice House, Beckley. "She was born June 19, 1919 in Pineville, W.Va., a daughter of the late John and Delphie Elswick Mitchell. "Vertie was of the Apostolic faith, was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother. "In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her wonderful husband, Charles L. Belcher Sr.; beloved great granddaughter Jaiden Bailey; beloved granddaughter, Tammy Hatfield; and brothers Eddie, Clyde, Grant, Parris, Claude, James and Estel Mitchell. "Survivors include her sons, Randall Belcher and wife Bethel of Iaeger, Charles Belcher Jr. and wife Diane of Oceana, Gary Belcher and wife Jezel of Spartaburg, S.C., and Nelson Belcher and wife Toni of Oceana; daughters, Pauline Krucheski of Ashtabula, Ohio, Betty Lester and companion, Roger Wilson of Oceana, Linda Hatfield and husband, James of Oceana, Helen Belcher and companion, Donnie Stafford of Oceana, and Darlene Wooten and husband, Billy of Beckley; a brother, Lewis Mitchell and wife, Georgia of Baileysville; 28 grandchildren, a host of great grandchildren and an unborn great grandson Joshua Isahiah Belcher; and many other loving family and friends. "A celebration of Verda’s life will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday Sept. 9, 2010, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, W.Va., with Minister Nelson Belcher officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, W.Va..."


Woodyeard Deskins Jr

1. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Thursday, 19 Oct 2006; Newspaper Obit.
"WOODYEARD DESKINS JR., 80, of Accoville, widower of Clara Lusk Deskins, died Tuesday at Logan Regional Medical Center. He was a retired employee of NASA, Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, Va., and a retired coal miner formerly employed at Amherst Coal Co. Funeral services will be 11 a.m.
Saturday at Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home Chapel, Man. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Pecks Mill. ..."
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Woodyeard Deskins; born on 3 May 1926; died on 17 Oct 2006; living at Man, Logan Co, WV at
death; card Issued in KY before 1951.


Clara June Lusk

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia Distrit; Three Forks; E.D. 19 Apr 1940; Page 688A; Image
11 of 36; Household #74.
Listed as Clare Lusk; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Luther R. Lusk.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #___(1954); Page 193; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewey Daniels; age 18; born and living at Cyclone, WV; single; son of Coy and Bertha Daniels; married
on 6 Jul 1954 at Hatcher, WV Clara June Lusk; age 17; born at Lorado, WV; single; living at Cyclone,
WV; daughter of Luther and Hazel Lusk.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Clara J. Deskins; born on 27 Oct 1938; died on 27 Jun 2002; living at Man, Logan Co, WV at death.


Virginia Ann Lusk

1. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Virginia A. Lusk; born on 2 Jul 1955; died on 19 Jun 1997; SS #234-98-1459; card issued in WV
in 1973.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by
Patty Greene; 8 Jan 2009.
Virginia Ann Hatfield; born 2 Jul 1955; died 19 Jun 1997; buried here; no grave maker photo shown.


Juanita Lou Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 382; WV Archives Web Site.
William Fox; age 35; born on 28 Dec 1929 in KY; divorced; living at Hatcher, WV; son of A.D. and
Maggie (Carr) Fox; married on 8 May 1964 at Oceana, WV; Juanita Loe Lusk; age 18; born on
20 Mar 1946 at Oceana, WV; single; living at Cyclone, WV; daughter of Luther Ray and Hazel
(Bailey) Lusk.
2. "The Independent Herald"; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit; On-Line Edition; 23 Jun 2022.
"Juanita Lou Lusk Fox, 76, of Oceana, WV, passed away on June 11, 2022 at her home. She was born on March 20, 1946 in Oceana, WV a daughter of the late Luther Ray and Hazel I. Bailey Lusk. Juanita was a retired bus driver for the Wyoming County Board of Education where she acquired several awards for her outstanding driving.

"In addition, to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of 29 years William Fox, a step son Eddie Fox, brothers Harold Lusk and Marlyn Lusk, and sisters Virginia Hatfield, Clara Lusk, Annie Gibson and Eulaine Daniels.

"Survivors include her daughters Lisa “Maggie” Kirby and Juanita “Jai” Vaught, a son Jeff Fox, grandchildren Tosha Morales, Chad Fox, Konner Fox, Madison Vaught, Aaliyah Vaught, Will Fox, Phillip Fox, Megan Fox, John Fox and Tina Mullen, sisters Betty Bailey and Jackie Bailey, brothers Freddie Lusk, Michael Lusk and Dennis Lusk, great grandchildren Zayden Fox, Cullen Kirkendoll, Kinsey Mullen, Bryson Mullen, Paden Mullen, Jacob Fox and Chelsea Gotz, and a host of other loving family and friends.

"In keeping with her wishes she will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at 6 pm on Saturday, July 16th in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 5 pm until time of service on Saturday at the funeral home.

"The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home."