McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


William Sebert "Billy" Belcher

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 411; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Belcher; age 23; born and living at Clear Fork, WV; single; son of Charley and Arthie Belcher;
married on 13 Sep 1958 at Simon, WV; Phostenia Blankenship; age 18; born and living at Clear Fork,
WV; single; daughter of Virgil and Ruth Blankenship.


Phostenia Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clearfork District; E.D. 55-7; taken on 16 Apr 1940; Page 154B;
Image 26 of 48; Household #187.
Listed as Phastennia Blankenship; age 9 mons; born in WV; no education; in household of father,
Virgil Blankenship.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 411; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Belcher; age 23; born and living at Clear Fork, WV; single; son of Charley and Arthie Belcher;
married on 13 Sep 1958 at Simon, WV; Phostenia Blankenship; age 18; born and living at Clear Fork,
WV; single; daughter of Virgil and Ruth Blankenship.


Tina Rostha Belcher

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1962); Browns Creek District; Page ___; WV Archives Web
Site.
Tenia Rostha elcher; age 4 days; born on 1 Jan 1962 in WV; daughter of Serbert Billy and Phosteria
(Blankenship) Belcher; died on 5 Jan 1962 in Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV;
from cordis-respiratory failure caused by prematurity; buried on 5 Jan 1962 in family cemetery, Simon,
WV; informant, Serbert Belcher, Simon, WV.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries, Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheney; "The RoseGarden"
Tenia R. Belcher; born and died in 1960 (sic, 1962); buried here; grave moved from cemetery #46,
grave #44 when R.D. Bailey Lake and Dam was built in 1970's.


Glenna Sue Belcher

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Glenna Sue Belcher, 53, of Glen Fork, WV went home to be with the Lord on Sunday September 9, 2018 at
Raleigh General Hospital, WV. She was born on October 8, 1964 in Mullens, WV a daughter of the late Bill
Ray and Phostina Blankenship Belcher. Glenna is a member of the Russell Missionary Baptist Church. In
addition to her parents she is preceded in death by two sisters Melonie Fruia and Tina Belcher; and two
brothers Charlie and Raymond Belcher. Survivors include a daughter Misty (Ronnie) McComas of Glen Fork;
two sons Billy Joe (Pamela) Belcher of Oceana and Zachary (Desirea) Mullins of Glen Fork; two brothers
Billy Dwayne Belcher of Glen Fork and John Raymond (Tammy) Belcher of Caldwell, OH; eight
grandchildren Daniel Jewell, Laken Jewell, Billy Joe Belcher, Jr., Joseph Belcher, Brookelyn Brown, Colin
McComas, Paizleigh Mullins and Waylon Mullins; a great grandchild Lily Jewell; and a host of other loving
family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 7PM on Thursday September 13th in the Chapel of
Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Pastor Lucian Brown officiating. Friends may gather with
the family from 6PM until time of services on Thursday September 13th at the funeral home. In keeping
with her wishes she will be cremated following the services..."


Virgil Lee Tilley

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clear Fork District; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 167; Image 7 of 22;
Family #48/48.
Listed as Virgil Tilley; age 16; born in WV; farm laborer; in household of father, John B. Tilley.
2. US WW II Army Enlistments, 1938-1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Virgil L. Tilley; born in 1913 in WV; enlisted on 7 Nov 1942 at Huntington, WV; single; with dependents;
65" tall; 134 lbs.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil Tilley; age 32; born at Williamson, WV; single; living at Clear Fork, WV; son of John B. and Alma
(Walker) (sic, Walls) Tilley; married on 21 Sep 1946 at Clear Fork, WV; Tressie Blankenship; age 21;
born and living at Clear Fork; WV; single; daughter of Leonard Weaver and Ollie Belcher.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Virgil Tilley; born on 14 Dec 1913; died in Jun 1982; living at Lynco, WV at death; SS #230-05-1083;
card issued in VA before 1951.
5. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries, Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheney; "The Rose Garden"
Virgil Lee Tilley; born on 14 Dec 1913; died on 17 Jun 1982; "PFC US Army, WW II"; buried here.


Tressie Blankenship

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil Tilley; age 32; born at Williamson, WV; single; living at Clear Fork, WV; son of John B. and Alma
(Walker) (sic, Walls) Tilley; married on 21 Sep 1946 at Clear Fork, WV; Tressie Blankenship; age 21;
born and living at Clear Fork; WV; single; daughter of Leonard Weaver and Ollie Belcher.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Tressie Tilley; born on 4 Oct 1922; died in May 1986; living at Lynco, Wyoming Co, WV at death;
SS #233-78-1958; card issued in WV in 1965.


Lee Scarberry

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 45; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Scarberry; age 19; born on 7 Jul 1947 in VA; single; living at Simon, WV; son of Elmer and
Dorothy (Lester) Scarberry; married on 12 Nov 1966 at Oceana, WV; Jacuoline Tilley; age 17; born
on 14 May 1949 at Clearfork, WV; single; living at Clearfork, WV; daughter of Virgil Lee and Tressie
(Blankenship) Tilley.


Jacqueline "Mim" Tilley

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 45; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Scarberry; age 19; born on 7 Jul 1947 in VA; single; living at Simon, WV; son of Elmer and
Dorothy (Lester) Scarberry; married on 12 Nov 1966 at Oceana, WV; Jacuoline Tilley; age 17; born
on 14 May 1949 at Clearfork, WV; single; living at Clearfork, WV; daughter of Virgil Lee and Tressie
(Blankenship) Tilley.
2. "The Fayette Tribune"; Fayetteville, WV; Thursday, 4 Dec 2008; Newspaper Obit.
"Jacqueline "Mim" Tilley, 59, of Mount Hope, died Nov. 21, 2008, at the CAMC Memorial Division following a long illness. "Born May 14, 1949, at Cedar Creek, she was the daughter of the late Virgil Lee Tilley and Tressie Blankenship Tilley. She also was preceded in death by a daughter, Drema Harrah. She was a homemaker, and a 15-year resident of Mount Hope. "Surviving: children, Lee Scarberry and wife, Ruth, of Clear Creek, Sherri Meadows and companion, Derrick Woody, of Logan, and Marsha Adkins and husband, James, of Whitby; a brother, Randy Lee Tilley of Lillydale; grandchildren, Cody, Noelle, Amanda Nicole, Scott and Joshua, her granddaughter, ?Nikki? had made her home with Mrs. Tilley at Mount Hope, Megan and Mary Sizemore; four great-grandchildren; and a host of loving friends, including her best friend, Shelby Sizemore of Crab Orchard. "Services were Nov. 26 at Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel in Beckley with the Rev. Sandra Taylor officiating. Burial followed in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley..."