McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

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Donald Ray Mounts

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 375; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Ray Mounts; age 20; born on Gilberts Creek, Baisden, WV; single; living at Baisden, WV;
married on 15 Jun 1954 at Iaeger, WV; Magadalene Bailey; age 17; born at Mohawk, WV; single'
living at Panther, WV; with consent of Jim and Frances Mounts, parents of Donald Ray Mounts,
and Myrtle Bailey, mother of Magdalene Bailey, father deceased.


Magdalene Bailey

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 375; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Ray Mounts; age 20; born on Gilberts Creek, Baisden, WV; single; living at Baisden, WV;
married on 15 Jun 1954 at Iaeger, WV; Magadalene Bailey; age 17; born at Mohawk, WV; single'
living at Panther, WV; with consent of Jim and Frances Mounts, parents of Donald Ray Mounts,
and Myrtle Bailey, mother of Magdalene Bailey, father deceased.
2. Mounts Funeral Home; Gilbert, WV; Posted Obit.
"A sweet and loving child of God, Magdalene “Mag” Mounts, 73 of Baisden, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, and to join her loved ones waiting for her in heaven, on Friday, October 8th, 2010 from Williamson Memorial Hospital.

"Born on March 2, 1937, at Long Pole section of Panther, she was the daughter of the late Dwight and Myrtle Adkins Bailey.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: her loving husband, Donald Ray Mounts; two sons: James Ryan and Joseph Paul Mounts; three brothers: Arlin, Ed, and John Bailey; and one sister, “Sis” Bailey.

"Magdalene was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She was a homemaker and a member of the Gilbert Church of Christ. She enjoyed playing solitary and listening to music. Her greatest joy came from spending time with her wonderful family and friends, and serving her Lord and Savior. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

"Those left to love and cherish her memory and to carry on her legacy include her son, Ronnie Lee (Rhonda) Mounts of Hanover; her two daughters: Donetta Gravely and Laura Lester both of Baisden; her three grandsons: Jamie (Shanda) Mounts of Hanover, Ryan Gravely and Dustin Lester both of Baisden; her five granddaughters: Michelle Bentley of Baisden, Jasmin and Carleigh Mounts and Alison and Adrinne Moore all of Hanover; her great grandson, Chase Bentley of Baisden; her two great granddaughters: C J Mounts of Hanover and Megan Dawn Blankenship of Baisden; her sister, Iona (Luther) Bailey of Long Pole; her three brothers: David Bailey of Pennsylvania, Tommy Bailey of North Carolina, and Frank (Evelyn) Bailey of Baisden; a special friend, Keith “Loody” Blankenship of Baisden; and a host of other dear family and friends.

"Friends may gather with the family at the Mounts Funeral Home Chapel in Gilbert on Sunday, October 10th from 6 to 9 pm.

"Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm on Monday, October 11th at the Mounts Funeral Home Chapel. ..."

Burial will follow in the Mounts and Collins Cemetery at Baisden.


Posey Berman Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 142; WV Archives Web Site.
Posey Lusk; age 20; born and living at Cyclone, WV; single; son of Creed and Myrtle Lusk; married
on 15 May 1954 at Hatcher, WV; Wavealene Gunnoe; age 18; born and living at Cyclone, WV; single;
daughter of Fred and Pearl Gunnoe.
2. Stafford family Funeral Hone; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Posey Berman Lusk, 77, of Cyclone, WV passed away August 31, 2011 in Trinity Healthcare, Logan, WV. He was born July 23, 1934 in Cyclone, WV, a son of the late Crede and Merlie Bailey Lusk. He was a member of the Cyclone Church of God, a retired coal miner and a member of the UMWA. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife Waveline Lusk; three children Karen Cook, Ellery Lusk and Teddy Ray Lusk; three grandchildren Ronnie Joe Boothe II, Sherry Lusk and Renea Chapman; two sisters Lorie and Rosie Lusk and a brother Roy Lusk. Survivors include five children Teddy Gunnoe and his wife Kathy, Frances Stewart, Sharon Harrison all of Cyclone, WV, Berman Lusk and his wife Lou of Oceana, Tony Lusk and his wife Kathy of Ritchie County; eighteen grandchildren Curtis Gunnoe, Amanda Blankenship, Jessica Lusk, Lora Acord, Cassandra Gray James Harrison, Jr., Jason Coburn, Stephanie Murphy, Maranda Cook, Mitchell Cook, Ronnie Lusk and Marina Lusk; twenty eight great grandchildren and three brothers Kennis Lusk and Serdon Lusk both of Cyclone, WV and Delmas Lusk of Summers County, WV; two sisters Andrene Walls of Oceana, WV and Eleanore Lusk of Cyclone, WV; and a host of loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday September 6, 2011 in the Cyclone Church of God with Rev. Jackie Lusk officiating. Posey will be laid to rest beside his wife in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. .."


Waveline Gunnoe

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 142; WV Archives Web Site.
Posey Lusk; age 20; born and living at Cyclone, WV; single; son of Creed and Myrtle Lusk; married
on 15 May 1954 at Hatcher, WV; Wavealene Gunnoe; age 18; born and living at Cyclone, WV; single;
daughter of Fred and Pearl Gunnoe.
2. Srafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Waveline Lusk, 75, of Cyclone, WV, passed away on Sunday March 20, 2011 in Logan Regional Medical Center. She was born February 16, 1936, a daughter of the late Fred and Pearl Bailey Gunnoe. She was a member of Cyclone Church of God where she attended most of her life. She was a loving mother and wife. She was a dedicated Christian and faithful friend. Also preceding her in death were three children Karen Cook, Ellery Lusk and Teddy Ray Lusk; two grandchildren Ronnie Joe Boothe II and Sherry Lusk. Survivors include her loving husband of 57 years Posey Lusk; five children Teddy Gunnoe and his wife Kathy, Frances Stewart, and Sharon Harrison all of Cyclone, Berman Lusk and his wife Lou of Oceana, and Tony Lusk and his wife Kathy of Ritchie County; nineteen grandchildren Curtis Gunnoe, Amanda Blankenship, Renea Chapman, Jessica Lusk, Roger Stobart, Casey Trainer, Sabrina Lusk, Larry Lusk, Donald Lusk, Steven Lusk, Lora Acord, Cassandra Gray, James Harrison, Jr., Jason Coburn, Stephanie Murphy, Maranda Cook, Mitchell Cook, Ronnie Lusk and Marina Lusk; twenty eight great grandchildren and nineteen brothers and sisters and a host of family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday March 26, 2011 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, with Rev. Emma White officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV..."


Teddy Ray Lusk

1. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Teddy R. Lusk; born on 10 Dec 1971; died on 4 Apr 2007; last residence, Cyclone, Wyoming Co, WV;
SS # 236-98-5461; card issued in WV in 1973.


Ellery Kent Lusk

1. Stafford Family Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ellery Kent Lusk, 51, of Cyclone, WV passed away on Sunday September 26, 2010 in
Logan Regional Medical Center following a sudden illness. He was born March 30, 1959 in
Man, WV, a son of Posey Berman and Waveline Gunnoe Lusk of Cyclone, WV. He was a
disabled coal miner having worked last for Eastern Associate’s Harris Mine and a member
of the UMWA. His brother Teddy Ray Lusk and a sister Karen Cook preceded him in
death. Survivors include his four children Sabrina, Casey, Larry and Roger Kent; two
sisters Francis Stewart and Sharon Harrison; three brothers Teddy Gunnoe, Berman Lusk
and Tommy Lusk; seven grandchildren; Melissa Stovart the mother of his children; and a
host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at Noon on Thursday
September 30, 2010 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with
Rev. Larry Preece officiating. Following his wishes, he will be cremated following the
services..."