McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Solomon Bennett King

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Millirons Methodist Church Cemetery, Pulaski, Pulaski Co, VA; submitted by
Becky; 23 Feb 2009; maintained by EAH Jr.
Soloman Bennett King; born 7 Jul 1825 in Warren Co, NC; died 6 may 1901 in Pulaski Co, VA; buried
here; headstone photo shown.


Jennie King

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Cremated; submitted by Anonymous: 28 sep 2015.
Jennie King Sweeney; born 3 Aug 1885 in Bland Co, VA; died 6 Dec 1966 in Tazewell Co, VA;
Cremated;
"BLUEFIELD DAILY TELEGRAPH, Thursday December 8th 1966
"Mrs Jennie Sweeney
"Private funeral services for Mrs Jennie K. Sweeney, 81, of Caretta, will be conducted Thursday at 11 am at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel of Bluefield. Cremation will follow in Salem, Va.
"Born in Bland County, Va., she was a daughter of the late Solomon and Sarah Hancock King. She died Tuesday afternoon in a Tazewell, Va. hospital.
"Survivors include one daughter, Mrs Walter S. Lawson of Caretta; one sister Mrs John W. Gott of Orlando, Florida.
The family requests that flowers be omitted."


Joseph "Joe" Gills

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", 1845-1853, Register #2, Page 7, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph Gill married Elizabeth Payne on 28 Jul 1846 in Tazewell Co, VA, by David Young
2. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Bluestone PO, taken on 11 Jun 1860. Page 705, Family #127.
Listed as Joseph Gill, age 23, born in NC, farm laborer, head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Bland Co, VA, Seddon District, Bland Court House PO, taken on 21 Jul 1870,
Page 414B, Family #104/104.
Listed as Joseph Gill, age 42, born in NC, farm laborer, head of household.


Elizabeth Lewey

1. 1870 Census, Bland Co, VA; Seddon Township; Bland Couty House PO; taken 0n 21 Jul 1870; Page
414B; Image 16 of 22; Family #104/104.
Listed as Elizabeth Gill; age 29; born in VA; keeping house; in household of husband, Joseph Gills.


Thomas Henry Gills

1. Mercer Co, WV; Birth Registry; Vol #__(1898); Page 76; Line 167; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas H. Gills; born 22 May 1898 at Bluefield, WV; parents, William and Sarah Gills; living at
Brushfork, WV; father is a laborer; reported by mother, Sarah Gills.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '73 018915; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Henry Gills; age 75; born 22 May 1898 in WV; married; husband of Lola Scaggs; living at
Rocky Gap, Tazewell Co, VA; coal miner; sone of William N. and Sarah Ellen (King) Gills; died on
28 Nov 1973 in the Bluefield Sanitarium Hospital, Bluefield, WV from metastatic carcinoma of the
colon to the kidneys with uremia; buried on 1 Dec 1973 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield,
WV;
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Henry Thomas Gills; born 22 May 1898; died 28 Nov 1973; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"BELOVED FATHER".


Lola Scaggs

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Lola Scaggs Gills; born 30 Jun 1901; died 8 Jul 1976; bured here; grave marker photo shown;
"BELOVED MOTHER"
"Family links:
Parents:
George Riley Scaggs (1834 - 1915)
Mary K Thomas Scaggs Gent (1879 - 1936)

Siblings:
Charles R. Scaggs (1865 - 1878)**
Mae Scaggs Crowder (1898 - 1955)*
Ray Scaggs (1900 - 1968)*
Lola Scaggs Gills (1901 - 1976)
Eddie Ellwood Scaggs (1908 - 1944)*
Raymond Scaggs (1910 - 1928)*

*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling..."


William Curtis Goode

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #115.
Listed as William C. Goode, age 12, in household of father, Fountain Goode.
2. "Wyoming Co, WV Births", 1888.
? C. Goode; born on 25 Feb1888; page 102; parents, Fount and Martha Goode.
3. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #__(1912); Page 246; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Goode; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of Fount
and Mary; married on 26 Sep 1912 at Big Sandy, WV; Bertie M. Goode; age 16; born in Mercer Co,
WV; single; daughter of Robert and Nannie.
4.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 214A;
Image 3 of 17; Family #64/67.
Listed as Curtis Goode; age 31; born in WV; married; motorman in coal mine; head of household.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 3 Dec 2013.
William Curtis Goode; born 25 Feb 1888; died 18 Jun 1982; buried here; headsone and grave marker photos
shown.


Bertie Mae Goode

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page
196B; Image 4 of 4; Family #228/242.
Listed as Birtie M. Goode; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Robert Goode.
2. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #__(1912); Page 246; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Goode; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of Fount
and Mary; married on 26 Sep 1912 at Big Sandy, WV; Bertie M. Goode; age 16; born in Mercer Co,
WV; single; daughter of Robert and Nannie.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 214A;
Image 3 of 17; Family #64/67.
Listed as Bertie Goode; age 26; born in WV; married; in household of husband, William C. Goode.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 2 Dec 2013.
Bertie Mae Goode; born 27 Nov 1893; died 5 Feb 1982; buried here; headsone and grave marker photos
shown.


Robert "Bob" Goode

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 214A;
Image 3 of 17; Family #64/67.
Listed as Robert Goode, Jr; age 4 yrs, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William C. Goode.


William Earl Goode

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #21484; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Earl Goode; age 34; born and living at Big Sandy, WV; single; postal clerk; son of W.C. and Bertie (Goode)
Goode; married o 24 Jul 1957 at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA; Clara June Wellman; age 32; born at Twin Branch, WV;
single; living at Big Sandy, WV; cashier; daughter of Walter and Lake (Damron) Wellman.
2. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 13 Oct 2009; Newspaper Obit.
"William Earl Goode, 85, of Big Sandy departed this life Sunday, October 11, 2009 at home after a long illness. During his passing, he was surrounded by family and friends. Born January 19, 1924, in Big Sandy, he was the son of the late Curtis and Bertie Goode. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Clara June Wellman Goode; brothers, Bob Goode and Carl Goode; sister, Juanita Goode Hylton; and nephew, Gary Goode. In the 1940's, Earl was a game-winning pitcher for Big Sandy and Premier in the Coalfield Baseball League. He was a dedicated second father to his nieces. He proudly served his country in the United States Army in World War II. For many years he enjoyed traveling to and reminiscing with friends at his 569th Division of the Anti-Aircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion reunions. He was retired from the United States Postal Service, Welch. He spent his retirement years operating Alpha and Omega Ceramics with his wife and serving with the Roderfield Volunteer Fire Department and Hampton Roads Water System. He was of the Protestant faith. Survivors include sister, Lena and husband Charles Glass of Big Sandy; nieces, who were like daughters, Rhonda Morgan of Portsmouth, Ohio, Kristy Glass and daughter Sophia June of Big Sandy, and Misti Stevens and daughter Alena Grace of Mason, Ohio; nieces, Pam Arthur and Debbie Kritz of Florida, Karen Bartholomew of Wisconsin, Janine Lloyd of Michigan; and nephew, Bob Wellman of Arizona. Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday October 13, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. at laeger Memorial Cemetery.."
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 3 Dec 2013.
William Earl Goode; born 19 Jan 1924; died 11 Oct 2009; buried here; double headstone with wife, Clara June,
and grave marker photos shown; "PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II"; "OUR FATHER WHICH ART IN HEAVEN".


Clara June Wellman

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #21484; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Earl Goode; age 34; born and living at Big Sandy, WV; single; postal clerk; son of W.C. and Bertie (Goode)
Goode; married o 24 Jul 1957 at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA; Clara June Wellman; age 32; born at Twin Branch, WV;
single; living at Big Sandy, WV; cashier; daughter of Walter and Lake (Damron) Wellman.
2. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Clara June Goode
Also Known As June W Goode
Residence Date 01 Jun 1997
Residence Place Big Sandy, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 17 Apr 1925..."

"...Address 7 RR 7 69
Address Continued Big Sandy, West Virginia 24816
Address Date 01 Jun 1997
2nd Address 69 PO Box
2nd Address Continued Big Sandy, West Virginia 24816
2nd Address Date 01 May 1991-01 Jan 2009
Possible Relatives Earl Goode"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clara June Wellman
[June Wellman Goode]
[June Goode]
SSN: 233349107
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Apr 1925
Birth Place: Twin Branch, West Virginia
Father Name: Walter Wellman
Mother Name: Lake Dameron
Death Date: 22 Jun 2003
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Jul 1941: Name listed as CLARA JUNE WELLMAN; Sep: Name listed as JUNE WELLMAN GOODE; 28 Jun 2003: Name listed as JUNE W GOODE"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 3 Dec 2013.
June Goode; born in 1925; died in 2003; double headstone photo shown with husband, William Earl Goode; "OUR
FATHER WHICH ART IN HEAVEN".


Earl Roscoe Hylton

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 217A; Image 49
of 76; Family #431/447.
Listed as Earl Hylton; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Vernon Hylton.
2. "WW II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945": McDowell Co, WV; Page 719; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earl Hylton; Private US Army; born 4 May 1918; enterd service 6 Aug 1943; served at Jefferson
Barracks, MO; Atlanta, GA; attended Welch HS; protestant, son of M/M Vernon Hylton, Iaeger, WV;
husband of Mrs. Juanita Goode Hylton, Big Sandy, WV.


Juanita Goode

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 214A;
Image 3 of 17; Family #64/67.
Listed as Wanda Goode; age 4 yrs, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William C. Goode.
2. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 10 Aug 2007; Newspaper Obit.
"PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Juanita Goode Hylton, 92, of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, formerly of Big Sandy, died Monday, August 6, 2007, at Jupiter Medical Center in Jupiter, Florida. Born June 20, 1915, in Big Sandy, she was the daughter of the late Curtis and Bertie Goode.
Nita devoted her life to caring for and raising her two daughters. She made it her life's work to provide a happy, safe and nurturing home for them. Her absence will be forever mourned by her girls.
"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Bob and Carl Goode.
Survivors include her two daughters, Pam Arthur and husband Tom of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Debbie Kritz and husband Richard of Lake Park, Fla.; one brother, Earl Goode; and one sister, Lena Glass and husband Charles of Big Sandy.
"Graveside rites will be conducted Saturday, August 11, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. at the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield.."
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Edith Guynes Stanley; 5 Jun 2011.
Juanita Goode Hylton; born 20 Jun 1915; died 6 Aug 2007; buried here; no grave marker photo shown:
"PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Juanita Goode Hylton, 92, of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, formerly of Big Sandy, died Monday, August 6, 2007, at Jupiter Medical Center in Jupiter, Florida. Born June 20, 1915, in Big Sandy, she was the daughter of the late Curtis and Bertie Goode.
"Nita devoted her life to caring for and raising her two daughters. She made it her life's work to provide a happy, safe and nurturing home for them. Her absence will be forever mourned by her girls.
"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Bob and Carl Goode.
"Survivors include her two daughters, Pam Arthur and husband Tom of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Debbie Kritz and husband Richard of Lake Park, Fla.; one brother, Earl Goode; and one sister, Lena Glass and husband Charles of Big Sandy.
"Graveside rites will be conducted Saturday, August 11, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. at the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield with President, Edward Laxton of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, officiating. Burial will follow at the cemetery.
"Pallbearers will be Charles Glass, David Morgan, Everett Sigmon, Richard Kritz and Tom Arthur.
Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Hylton family.

"(Published in Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Aug 10 2007)..."


Charles Edward Glass

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #2290; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Edward Glass; age 25; born in Asco, WV; single; in US Navy; living at Davy, WV; son of
Everett and Sophia (McKinney) Glass; married on 3 Jan 1957 at Lebanon, VA; Lena Goode; age 28;
born and living at Big Sandy, WV; single; daughter of Curtis and Bertie (Goode) Goode.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Charles Edward Glass, 85, of Big Sandy, WV, departed this life on August 3, 2017 at Charleston Area Medical Center, General Hospital.Born, October 5, 1931 in Asco, WV, he was the son of the late Everett and Sophia McKinney Glass. He attended Welch High School and joined the U.S. Navy, proudly serving his country for twenty two years. He served in the Korean and Vietnam wars and the Cuban Missile Crisis. After retiring from the Navy, he obtained his teaching degree and taught carpentry at the McDowell County Vocational School, from where he retired after seventeen years of service. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Welch, WV.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Glass Hale, and Katrina Glass Asbury.Those left to cherish his memory include, his wife of sixty years, Lena Goode Glass, sister, Bonnie and husband Dick Farthing of Richlands, VA, ­daughters, Rhonda and husband Dave Morgan of McDermott, OH, Kristy and husband Teddy Green of Big Sandy, WV; granddaughters, Misti Carter Stevens of Mason OH, and Sophia June Glass of Big Sandy, WV, and one great granddaughter, Alena Grace Stevens.Graveside funeral services will be conducted Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 1 P.M. from the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield, WV, with Elder Scot Farthing officiating. Military Graveside Rites will be conducted by the V.F.W. Post 1144 Iaeger, WV...."


Lena Goode

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #2290; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Edward Glass; age 25; born in Asco, WV; single; in US Navy; living at Davy, WV; son of
Everett and Sophia (McKinney) Glass; married on 3 Jan 1957 at Lebanon, VA; Lena Goode; age 28;
born and living at Big Sandy, WV; single; daughter of Curtis and Bertie (Goode) Goode.


Robert Howard Goodman

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Virginia Gal; 12 Apr 2007.
Robert Howard Goodman; born 7 Oct 1941; died 27 Dec 1974; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Archie Luther Goodson Sr

1. 1880 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Alleghany District; taken on 18 Jun 1880; Page 450B;
Family #274/278.
Listed as Archar Goodson; age 5 mons; born in VA; in household of father, James T. Goodson.
2. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; taken on 8 Jun 1900; Page 214A; Family #136/137.
Listed as Archie Goodson; age 18; born in VA in jul 1881 (sic); in household of father, James T.
Goodson.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1903); Page 46; WV Archives Web Site.
A.L. Goodson; age 22; born in VA; single; laborer; living at Hallsville, WV; son of ________; married
on 27 Oct 1903 at Hallsville, WV; Patsy Thomas; age 18; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; daughter
of William and Betsy.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Casey; 25 Jan 2009; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Archie Luther Goodson, Sr; born 28 Jul 1881 in Shawsville, Montgomery Co, VA; died 10 Dec 1942
in Pikeville, Pike Co, KY; buried here; " Married Patsy Ruth Thomas 21 Oct 1903 in McDowell Co, WV".


Patsy Ruth Thomas

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1903); Page 46; WV Archives Web Site.
A.L. Goodson; age 22; born in VA; single; laborer; living at Hallsville, WV; son of ________; married
on 27 Oct 1903 at Hallsville, WV; Patsy Thomas; age 18; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; daughter
of William and Betsy.
2. FindAGrave.com; Elkhorn City Cemetery, Elkhorn, KY.
Patsy Ruth Thomas; born 19 Sep 1886; died 26 Mar 1971; buried here.