McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Warren Linville Cook Sr

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 11 Jun 1900, Page 268B, Family #80.
Listed as Warren Cook, age 1, born in Oct 1898, in WV, in household of father, William Cooke.
2. 1910 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Pemberton Precinct; taken on 20 May 1910; Page 178A;
Family #807/815.
Listed as Warren C. Cook; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Cook.
3. Raleigh Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1407; Beckley, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Warren Cook; age 19; born on 30 Oct 1899; living at Sprague, Raleigh Co, WV; driver for Cranberry
Fuel Co, Sprague, WV; no nearest relative listed; medium height with slender build; gray eyes and
light hair.
4. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 2/3 Feb 1920; Page 91A; Family 497/497.
Listed as Warren Cook, age 21, born in WV, single laborer in coal mine; in household of father,
William A. Cook.
5. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 480; WV Archives Web Site.
Warren Cook; age 26; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Metalton, Fayette Co, WV; married on 3 Jan 1925;
Malie Miller; age 22; born in Fayette Co, WV; living at McCreery, WV.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 007148; WV Archives Web Site.
Warren Linville Cook; age 59; born 30 Oct 1898 in Oceana, WV; married; retired coal miner;
SS#232-12-1112; living at Quinnimont, WV; son of William and Josie (Workman) Cook; died 28 May 1958
enroute (to hospital) in ambulance near McCrerry, WV; from a myocardial infarction; buried 31 May 1958
in Sunset Cemetery, Beckley, WV; informant, Malie Cook, Quinnimont, WV.


Malie Miller

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 480; WV Archives Web Site.
Warren Cook; age 26; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Metalton, Fayette Co, WV; married on 3 Jan 1925;
Malie Miller; age 22; born in Fayette Co, WV; living at McCreery, WV.


Edward "Keister" Steele

1. Stafford Funeral Home, Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Edward Keister Steele, 54, of Panther, WV, passed away on Friday, July 24, 2015 at his home. He was
born on November 7, 1960 in Welch, WV, a son of the late Louie Herbert and Martha Elizabeth Cole
Steele. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother Roger Steele; a sister Judy Steele;
and a sister-in-law Irene Steele. Survivors include a daughter Renee (Adam) Blankenship of Prichard; a
son Lacy (Stephanie) Steele of Princeton; three sisters Imogene (Ervin) Powell of Iaeger, Shirley (Ralph)
Cline of Steptown and Sadie (Dewight) Elliott of Hurley, VA; three brothers Orvil (Georgie) Steele,
Quincy Steele and Orbine "Duce" (Barbara) Steele all of Horsecreek; four grandchildren Zyler, Gage,
Holly and Matthew; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 11:00
AM on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at the Jeremiah House of Faith, Hanover, WV, with Rev. Granville
Mullins, Rev. Rusty Mullins, Rev. Sandra Bryant and Rev. Rondel Reed officiating. He will be laid to rest
in Steele Family Cemetery, Horsecreek, WV. ..."


Clarence Baker

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 306; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Baker; age 23; born and living at Paynesville, WV; single; married on 25 Mar 1945 at
Paynesville, WV; Haziel Louise Cole; age 18; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; living at Paynesville,
WV; with consent of Florence Cole, mother of Hazel Louise Cole.


Hazel Louise Cole

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 Apr 1930; page 64A; Image
69 of 89; Family #108/111.
Listed as Hazel Cole; age 1 yr, 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Andy B. Cole.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; E.D. 24-58; taken on 12 Aug
1940; Page 1145B; Household #383.
Listed as Hazel Cole; age 11; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in
McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Florence Collins Cole Beavers.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 306; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Baker; age 23; born and living at Paynesville, WV; single; married on 25 Mar 1945 at
Paynesville, WV; Haziel Louise Cole; age 18; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; living at Paynesville,
WV; with consent of Florence Cole, mother of Hazel Louise Cole.


Emmitt Asbury

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #24418; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmit Asbury; age 26; born in Iaeger, WV; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Tarven and
Bessie (Kennedy) Asbury; married on 29 Aug 1958 in Lebanon, VA; Georgia Ellen Beavers; age
20; born in Lex, WV; single; living at Jolo, WV; daughter of O.J. and Florence (Collins) Beavers.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emmett Asbury
[Emit Asbury]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 18 May 1932
Birth Place: Iaeger, West Virginia
[Ierer, West Virginia]
Death Date: 3 Sep 1993
Father: Tarvin Asbury
Mother: Bessie Kennedy
SSN: 236486215
Notes: Dec 1949: Name listed as EMMETT ASBURY;
Aug 1956: Name listed as EMIT ASBURY"
3. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emit Asbury
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 61
Marital Status: Divorced
Birth Date: 18 May 1932
Birth Place: Iaeger, W VA
Death Date: 3 Sep 1993
Death Place: Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, USA
Father: Tarvan Asbury
Mother: Bessie Asbury"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
"Name: Emit Asbury
Birth Date: 18 May 1932
Birth Place: West Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 3 Sep 1993
Death Place: Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, United States of America
Cemetery: Orange Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Rome City, Noble County, Indiana, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."


Georgia Ellen Beavers

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; E.D. 24-58; taken on 12 Aug
1940; Page 1145B; Household #383.
Listed as Georgia Beavers; age 2 born in WV; in household of mother, Florence Collins Cole
Beavers.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #24418; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmit Asbury; age 26; born in Iaeger, WV; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Tarven and
Bessie (Kennedy) Asbury; married on 29 Aug 1958 in Lebanon, VA; Georgia Ellen Beavers; age
20; born in Lex, WV; single; living at Jolo, WV; daughter of O.J. and Florence (Collins) Beavers.
3. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Georgia E Asbury
Maiden Name: Beavers
Birth Date: 11 Dec 1937
Birth Place: Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 26 Sep 2014
Death Place: Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, United States of America
Cemetery: Orange Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Rome City, Noble County, Indiana, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Children: David Oliver Asbury
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."
Obit Posted.
"Georgia died in Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.
She had lived in this area for 45 years,coming from West Virginia.
Ms.retired from Dexter Axel in Albion.
Her parents;Otis and Florence(Collins) Beavers.
Surviving are a daughter,Marie(Giran) Kunkel of Rome City;2 sons.Paul Asbury of Albion,and Charles J.(Delfina) Asbury of Albion,7 grandchildren;and a sister,Hazel Baker of West Virginia.
She was preceded in death by her parents,a son,David Asbury;3 sisters,Macie Estep,Elizabeth Steels,and Elsie Bryant;and 4 brothers;Curtis Beavers, Charlie Cole,Gene Cole,and John"Hobert" Cole.
Preferred memorials are to the donor's choice."


John "Hobert" Cole

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; E.D. 24-58; taken on 12 Aug
1940; Page 1145B; Household #383.
Listed as Hobert Cole; age 3; born in WV; no education; attending school; in household of mother,
Florence Collins Cole Beavers.


Graydon Proctor Lyons

1. 1930 Census, Floyd Co, KY; District 7; taken on 16 Apr 1920; Page 233B; Image 16 of 71;
Family #146/147.
Listed as Graydon P. Lyons; age 6; born in KY; in household of father, Hiram D. Lyons.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 56; WV Archives Web Site.
Graydon Lyons; age 21; born at Grayson, KY; single; living at Marianna, WV; son of Harman and
Plsey (Griffith) Lyons; married on 1 Apr 1945 at Marianna, WV; Garnett Marie Harvey; age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Marianna, WV; daughter of Onnie and Elsie (Taylor) Harvey.
3. US Public Records Inex, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
4. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Grayton P. Lyons; born on ________; living at PO Box 14, Brenton, WV 24818.
Graydon Proctor Lyons, 90, of Crouches Farm, WV, went to be with Jesus Tuesday April 22, 2014 at his home. He was born on March 15,1924 in Inez, KY, a son of the late Harm D. and Plurie Jane Lyons. Graydon lived most of his life in Wyoming County, and he was loved and respected by family members, church members and by the community. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and most of all he enjoyed his church. He will be sadly missed by everyone.

"In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his step mom Vernie Lyons; four brothers; a sister; a
son Kennith Graydon Lyons; and a daughter Mary Ellen Lyons. Sadly missed by his family is his wife of 69 years Garnett Harvey Lyons; children Sally Lyons (Tommy) Cox, Margie Lyons (Jerry) Pendry, Lena Lyons (Ronnie) Melton, Roy (Marcella) Lyons, Dianna Lyons (Jerry) Coleman; daughter-in-law Judy Hatfield Lyons; twenty-nine grandchildren; numerous great and great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of other loving family and friends.

"Funeral services will be held at Noon on Saturday April 26, 2014 at the Apostolic Faith Tabernacle, Lillydale, WV with Bro. Tommy Addair officiating. He will be laid to rest in Lyons Cemetery, Brenton, WV...."


Garnet Marie Harvey

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 56; WV Archives Web Site.
Graydon Lyons; age 21; born at Grayson, KY; single; living at Marianna, WV; son of Harman and
Plsey (Griffith) Lyons; married on 1 Apr 1945 at Marianna, WV; Garnett Marie Harvey; age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Marianna, WV; daughter of Onnie and Elsie (Taylor) Harvey.
2. US Public Records Inex, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Garnett M. Lyons; born on 14 sep 1927; living at RR 85, Box 242, Brenton, WV 24818.
3. Stafford Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Garnett Marie Harvey Lyons, 90, of Damascus, VA, formerly of Brenton, WV, went home to be with the
Lord on Monday May 14, 2018 at her home. She was born on September 14, 1927 in Maben, WV, a daughter of the late Onnie and Elsie Taylor Harvey. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years Graydon Proctor Lyons, a son Kennith Graydon Lyons, a daughter Mary Ellen Lyons, two son-in-laws Tommy Cox and Jerry Pendry. Survivors include her children Sally Lyons Cox, Margie Lyons Pendry, Lena Lyons (Ronnie) Melton, Roy (Marcella) Lyons, Dianna Lyons (Jerry) Coleman;
daughter-in-law Judy Hatfield Lyons; twenty-nine grandchildren; sixty-one great grandchildren and
thirty-seven great great grandchildren; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will
be held at 2PM on Saturday May 19th in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Bro.
Tommy Addair officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Lyons Cemetery, Brenton, WV. Friends may gather
with the family from Noon until service time on Saturday at the funeral home. The family is being served
by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."