Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Asa Elmer Justice

1. Boone Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1923); Page 114; Line 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Asa Justice; age 22; born in Boone Co, WV; single; living at McCorkle, WV; son of Jim Justice;
married on 21 Feb 1923 at McCorkle, WV; Elva Loftis; age 18; born in Lincoln Co, WV; single;
living at Eli, WV; daughter of Ira Loftis.
2. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Pt. Peytona District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 11 of
30; Family #103/103.
Listed as Asa Justice; age 28; born in WV; married at 21; slate loader in coal mine; head of
household.
3. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Acey E. Justice; age 37; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
4. Boone Co, WV; death Certificate #'59 013035; WV Archives Web Site.
Asa Elmer Justice; age 57; born 6 Apr 1902 in WV; married; salesman; living at Gordon, WV;
son of Jim and Paooly Jane (Dunlap) Justice; died 5 oct 1959 at Gordon, WV; from myocardial
infraction; buried 7 Oct 1959 in Sumerco Cemetery, Sumerco, WV; informant, Otis Justice, Godon,
WV.
5. FindAGrave.com; Midkiff Cemetery, Sumerco, Lincoln Co, WV; submitted by David Stacy 2 Sep
2008.
Asa E. Justice; born in 1902; died in 1959; buried here.


Elva M. Loftis

1. 1920 Census, Lincoln Co, WV; Washington District; Cobbs Creek Precinct; taken on 12/13 Jan
1920; Page 119B; Image 8 of 31; Family #76/76.
Listed as Elvie M. Loftis; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, William I. Loftis.
2. Boone Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1923); Page 114; Line 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Asa Justice; age 22; born in Boone Co, WV; single; living at McCorkle, WV; son of Jim Justice;
married on 21 Feb 1923 at McCorkle, WV; Elva Loftis; age 18; born in Lincoln Co, WV; single;
living at Eli, WV; daughter of Ira Loftis.
3. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Pt. Peytona District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 11 of
30; Family #103/103.
Listed as Elva Justice; age 24; born in WV; married at 18; in household of husband, Asa Justice.
4. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Elva Justice; age 35; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Asa E. Justice.
5. FindAGrave.com; Midkiff Cemetery, Sumerco, Lincoln Co, WV; submitted by David Stacy 2 Sep
2008.
Elva Justice; born in 1904; died in 1983; buried here.


Okey Justice

1. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Pt. Peytona District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 11 of
30; Family #103/103.
Listed as Okey Justice; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Asa Justice.
2. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Okey Justice; age 16; born in WV; 6th grade education; not attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Asa E. Justice.


Otis Justice

1. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Pt. Peytona District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 11 of
30; Family #103/103.
Listed as Otis Justice; age 4 yrs, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Asa Justice.
2. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Otis Justice; age 15; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Asa E. Justice.


Harley Justice

1. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Pt. Peytona District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 11 of
30; Family #103/103.
Listed as Harley Justice; age 2 yrs, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Asa Justice.
2. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Harley Justice; age 12; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Asa E. Justice.


Daniel Justice

1. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Pt. Peytona District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 11 of
30; Family #103/103.
Listed as Darsel Justice; age 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Asa Justice.
2. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Danil Justice; age 10; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Asa E. Justice.


Christina Justice

1. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Christina Justice; age 5; born in WV; no educationl; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of father, Asa E. Justice.


Willadine Justice

1. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Gordon; E.D. 3-4; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 70B;
Image 6 of 22; Household #53.
Listed as Willadine Justice; age 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Asa E. Justice.


Elwood "Tweed" Loftis

1. 1920 Census, Lincoln Co, WV; Washington District; Cobbs Creek Precinct; taken on 12/13 Jan
1920; Page 119B; Image 8 of 31; Family #76/76.
Listed as Elwood Loftis; age 3 yrs, 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William I. Loftis.
2. Boone Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 441; WV Archives Web Site.
Elwood Loftis; age 30; born 26 Feb 1917 at Sumerco, WV; living at Gordon, WV; son of Ira
and Pearley Loftis; married on 24 Jan 1948 at Gordon, WV; Anna Lee White; age 19; born 30
Aug 1928 at Gordon, WV; living in Gordon, WV; daughter of Jesse and Marie White.
3. Charleston Newspapers; Charleston, WV; 27 Apr 2006; Posted Obit; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Elwood "Teed" Loftis, 88, of Van went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 25, 2005, after a long illness.

"He was the son of the late William Ira Loftis and the late Pearlie Missouri Hill of Sumerco. He was preceded in death by seven brothers, Ray "Walp," Estil "Wyondie", Earl "Little Rawl", Virgil (Skitch,) Wilmer, Ervin and Ted Loftis; and two sisters, Ina McCallister and Elva Justice. He was a member of Gordon Union Church

"He was a retired coalminer from Easter Associated Coal and Local 9177, Barrett, and a life member of VFW Post 5578, Madison. He was an Army veteran of World War II, the Normandy Invasion and the Battle of the Bulge.

"He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Anna Lee White Loftis of Van; two daughters, and their husband, Janet and Ranny Hyatt of Barboursville and Vanessa and Edward May of Van; three granddaughters, Jennifer Sexton of Barboursville, Misty Bowling of Madison and Stacie Acord of Oceana; four great-grandchildren, Cody and Colton Hammond, Brandon Bowling and Madelyn Sexton; a sister, Elsie McCormick of Alkol; and a whole host of nieces, nephews and friends.

"Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at Handley Funeral Home, Danville, with the Rev. Phil Rowe and John Frame officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens, Madison..."


Anna Lee White

1. Boone Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 441; WV Archives Web Site.
Elwood Loftis; age 30; born 26 Feb 1917 at Sumerco, WV; living at Gordon, WV; son of Ira
and Pearley Loftis; married on 24 Jan 1948 at Gordon, WV; Anna Lee White; age 19; born 30
Aug 1928 at Gordon, WV; living in Gordon, WV; daughter of Jesse and Marie White.
2. "Gazette-Mail"; Charleston, WV; Newspaper Obit.
"Anna Lee White Loftis, 83, of Van went peacefully to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Boone Memorial Hospital. She was born August 30, 1928, to the late Jess Carl White and Marie Browning White. On January 24, 1948, she married Elwood "Teed" Loftis. They were married for 57 years before he went home to be with the Lord. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Pete, Jackie, Clifford and Bill White. She was a member of Gordon Union Church. Survivors left to cherish her memory are two daughters, Vanessa May of Van and Janet (Ranny) Hyatt of Barboursville; three granddaughters, Jennifer Sexton of Barboursville, Misty (John) Bowling of Madison and Stacie (Bill) Acord of Oceana; seven great-grandchildren, Cody and Colton Hammond, Madelyn and Emma Sexton, Brandon and Haylee Bowling and Livvie Acord; three brothers, Rex (Patricia) White of North Myrtle Beach, S.C, Mike (Maggie) White of Nightdale, N.C, and James Allen White of Zebulon, N.C.; two sisters, Nadine White of Charleston and Betty Jarrell of Columbus, Ohio; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at Handley Funeral Home, Danville with Matthew Johner and Phil Rowe officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens, Madison..."


Oren Morgan

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 2 Apr 1930, Page 275A, Family #101.
Listed as Oren Morgan, age 4, born in WV, in household of father, James B. Morgan.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 122; WV Archives Web Site.
Oren Morgan; age 27; born at Pierpoint, WV; single; living at Maben, WV; son of Jim and Lake
Morgan; married on 2 Aug 1952 at Mullens, WV; Mildred Jeanette Walker; age 24; born at Princeton,
WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Carl and Aileen Walker.


Mildred Jeanette Walker

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Pge 120A; Image 19
of 56; Family #190/190.
Listed as Mildred J. Walker; age 2 yrs, 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Carl E. Walker.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 122; WV Archives Web Site.
Oren Morgan; age 27; born at Pierpoint, WV; single; living at Maben, WV; son of Jim and Lake
Morgan; married on 2 Aug 1952 at Mullens, WV; Mildred Jeanette Walker; age 24; born at
Princeton, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Carl and Aileen Walker.
3. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Tuesday, 28 Mar 2006; Newspaper Obit.
"MULLENS - Mildred Jeanette Walker Morgan, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, March 25, 2006, following a long illness. "Mildred was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and will be sadly missed by all who knew her. "Born Nov. 15, 1927, in Mullens, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Aileen Rose Walker. "Those left to cherish her precious memory are her husband of 53 years, Orion Morgan; daughter, Debbie Ruble and her husband, Rick of Sophia; three sons, John and his wife, Robin of Mullens, Jeff and his wife, Cheryl of Largo, Fla., and Joel and his wife, Angela of Beckley; 13 grandchildren, John Michael Morgan, Faith Morgan, Angela Houck, Antonette Mazzella, J.E. Front, Micah Morgan, Tara Miller, Cara Michele Ruble, Ryan Morgan, Erin Morgan, Karly Morgan, Casey Morgan, and Mackenzie Morgan; six great-grandchildren, Saylor, Jayden, and Eden Miller, Jack and Beylor Morgan, and Mia Houck; six brothers and their wives, Bob and Jenny Walker of Portsmouth, Va., Jim and Doris Walker of Damariscotta, Maine, Dee and Betty Walker of Princeton, Don and Charlotte Walker of Moneta, Va., Joe and Marsha Walker of Windsor, Colo., and Larry and Jayne Walker of Orlando, Fla. "Mildred graduated from Mullens High School. She worked for C&P Telephone Company for several years and then quit work to be a full-time mother. She was a member of Mullens United Methodist Church. Her family was her greatest joy and she dearly loved them all. "Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Mullens United Methodist Church, Mullens, with the Rev. Gerald Roberts and the Rev. Roger Pauley officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley..."


Carl E. Walker

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Pge 120A; Image 19
of 56; Family #190/190.
Listed as Carl E. Walker; age 29; born in VA; married at 26; barkeman for railroad; head of
household.


Causby Aileen Rose

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Pge 120A; Image 19
of 56; Family #190/190.
Listed as Causby A. Walker; age 17; born in WV; married at 14; in housheold of husband,Carl E.
Walker.


Carl Edward Walker

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Pge 120A; Image 19
of 56; Family #190/190.
Listed as Carl Edward Walker; age 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Carl E. Walker.


Samuel Carl Houck

1. 1900 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Old Fields Township; taken on 19 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 25 of
28;Family #215/216.
Listed as Samuel Houck; age 6; born in NC in Jul 1893; in household of father, Henry M. Houck.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 14/16 May 1910; Page 296A;
Family #303/312.
Listed as Samuel Houck; age 16; born in NC; in household of father, Henry M. Houck.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 271; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel Houck; age 22; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Martin Houck; married on 4 Jul
1914 at residence of minister, G.P. Goode; Winnie Halsey; age 17; born and living in Wyoming Co,
WV; daughter of I.J. and Mary A. Halsey.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1159; Pineville, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1917;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Samuel Carl Houck; age 24; born on 16 Jul 1819 (sic, 1893) at Baldwin, NC; living at Maben, WV;
farmer; married; dependent wife; tall with slender build; brown eyes and dark hair.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #1566; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel C. Houck; age 32 yrs, 6 mons, 1 day; born on 11 Jul 1893 in NC; married; miner; son of
H.M.and Minnie (Ray) Houck; died on 12 Jan 1926 at Maben, Wyoming Co, WV from hemorrhage
(Crushing injury right leg, mine motor accident); buried on _____ at Maben, WV; informant, Floyd
Houck, Maben, WV.
6. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History"; 1965; by Mary Keller Bowman; Pages 480.
"...4. Sam Houck, unmarried; killed in mining accident at Otsego in 1906..."
(This is incorrect. He went on to marry Winnie Halsey. He died in 1926 in a mining accident.)


Winnie Rosetta Halsey

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #126.
Listed as a son but with a female name, Winnie R. Halsey, age 10 months, in
household of father, Isaac Halsey. Believe this is a transcription error.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page 220B, Family #122.
Listed as Winnie R. Halsey (daughter), age 10, born in WV, in household of father, Isaac J. Halsey.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 271; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel Houck; age 22; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Martin Houck; married on 4 Jul
1914 at residence of minister, G.P. Goode; Winnie Halsey; age 17; born and living in Wyoming Co,
WV; daughter of I.J. and Mary A. Halsey.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 199; WV Archives Web Site.
Gilbert Phillips; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Maben, WV; son of W.G. Phillips; married
on 24 Dec 1927 at Maben, WV; Winnie Houck; age 28; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Maben,
WV; daughter of ______.
5. Ancestry.com Web Site, Isaac Jackson Halsey Search, 1 Jan 2003, submitted by
Jaymee Jenkins, jjenkins2@adelphia.net.
Winnie Halsey; born on 28 Jul 1899 at Pierpoint, Wyoming Co, WV; died on 21 Nov 1971;
married Gilbert Phillips on 24 Dec 1928 (sic, 1927).


Donald Raymond Houck

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2/3 Feb 1920; Page 268A;
Family #39/40.
Listed as Don R. Houck; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Henry M. Houck.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 225; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Raymond Houck; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Maben, WV; son of H.M. and
Minnie Houck; married on 20 Jan 1934 at Itman, WV; Edna Cook; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Otsego, WV; daughter of W.F. Cooke and ____.
3. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History"; 1965; by Mary Keller Bowman; Pages 480.
"...11. Don Houck, employee of West Virginia Conservation Commission in park work; 20 yrs as mine
forman; three years in United States Navy in World War II; married Edna Cook..."


Edna Pearl Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 225; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Raymond Houck; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Maben, WV; son of H.M. and
Minnie Houck; married on 20 Jan 1934 at Itman, WV; Edna Cook; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Otsego, WV; daughter of W.F. Cooke and ____.