McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Arville Oley Smith

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; Page 123B; Image 28 of 64;
Household #238.
Listed as Arville Smith; age 3; born in WV; no education; in household of father, Calvin O. Smith.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 323; WV Archives Web Site.
Arville O. Smith; age 19; born in East Pineville, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; son of Oley
and Marie Smith; married on 29 Sep 1956 at Pineville, WV; Betty Bailey; age 16; born and living at
Jesse, WV; single; daughter of Crockett and Goldia Bailey.
3. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Thursday, 15 Mar 2012; Newspaper Obit.
"JESSE — On Tuesday, March 13, 2012, Arville Oley Smith, a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend to many, went home to be with the Lord, following a short illness, at his home surrounded by family.

"Born September 26, 1936, Arville was 75 years of age, he was the son of the late Oley and Marie Walker Smith.

"Arville worked 35 years at Eastern Associated Coal Corporation in Kopperston. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching sports on T.V., listening to sports on the radio and just spending time with his family.

"Other than his parents, Arville was preceded in death by his four brothers, Wendell Smith, Alvin Smith, David Smith and Micheal Smith; three sisters, Helen Woosley, Edna Smith and Sylvia Bailey; a special son-in-law, Gerald Mullens; and a special grandson, Adam Mullens.

"Arville is now in Heaven above waiting for his only love his wife of 55 years, Betty Smith; he also waits for his son, Mike Smith of Glen Fork; his daughter, Tammie Smith of Jesse and her companion, Randall Tilley of Oceana; also left to cherish his beautiful memories are three brothers, Darrell Smith of Monroe County, K.V. Smith and wife, Wilma of Pineville and Bobby Smith and his wife, Janice of N.C.; and a sister, Gloria Spence of MacArthur.

"In addition to his wife, children, brothers, and sister, Arville also has five grandchildren who were very special to him and who will continue to uplift and cherish his memory, Leslie Mullens and fiance' Mark Sturgill of Jesse, Roncheski Bailey and husband, Jason of Crany, Travis Smith of Glen Fork, Desirea Mullins and husband, Zach of Glen Fork, and Kyle Smith his "Monkey Bear" of Glen Fork; five great-grandchildren, Mackenzie and Makyleigh Sturgill, Grayson, Ashley, Ella and Olivia Bailey.

"Arville also has several nieces and nephews a very dear special friend, Michelle Tilley of Sabine and a host of other family and friends who will be cherishing his memory.

"A celebration of Arville's life will be 1 p.m. Friday, March 16, 2012 at Adam Toler Memorial Chapel with Pastor Earnest Francis and Johnathan Cresong officiating. Burial will follow in Cook Cemetery, Jesse..."


Betty Bailey

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 323; WV Archives Web Site.
Arville O. Smith; age 19; born in East Pineville, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; son of Oley
and Marie Smith; married on 29 Sep 1956 at Pineville, WV; Betty Bailey; age 16; born and living at
Jesse, WV; single; daughter of Crockett and Goldia Bailey.


Carl Calvin Spence

1. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Calvin Carl Spence
Residence Date: 01 Jul 2000-01 Aug 2000
Residence Place: Mac Arthur, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date: 03 Oct 1948
Address: 895 PO Box
Address Continued: Mac Arthur, West Virginia 25873
Address Date: 01 Jul 2000-01 Aug 2000
2nd Address: 2368 Harper Rd
2nd Address Continued: Beckley, West Virginia 25801
2nd Address Date: 01 Apr 1996-13 Nov 2000
3rd Address: 1208 PO Box
3rd Address Continued: Crab Orchard, West Virginia 25827
3rd Address Date: 01 Mar 1985-29 Oct 2007
Possible Relatives: Gail Johnson, Gloria April Dawn Johnson, Jason C Spence"


Gloria April Dawn Smith

1. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Gloria April Dawn Johnson
Also Known As: Gloria D Johnson
2nd Also Known As Name: Gloria D Spence
Residence Date: 01 Jul 2005-29 Oct 2007
Residence Place: Beckley, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date: 05 Apr 1957
Address: Colton Loop
Address Continued: Beckley, West Virginia 25801
Address Date: 01 Jul 2005-29 Oct 2007
2nd Address: 985 Po Box
2nd Address Continued: Mac Arthur, West Virginia 25873
2nd Address Date: 01 Jul 2000
3rd Address: 1208 PO Box
3rd Address Continued: Crab Orchard, West Virginia 25827
3rd Address Date: 01 May 1993-13 Jul 2001
Possible Relatives: Calvin Carl Spence, Calvin C Spence, Gail Johnson, Jason C Spence, Stephen Johnson"


Wendell Warren Smith

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1963); Page 233; WV Archives Web Site.
Wendell Warren Smith; age 23; born and living at Rockview, WV; single; son of Oley and Marie
Smith; married on 13 Oct 1963 at Rockview, WV; Linda Lou Dameron; age 18; born at Baileysville,
WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Ira and Louise Dameron.


Linda Lou Damron

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1963); Page 233; WV Archives Web Site.
Wendell Warren Smith; age 23; born and living at Rockview, WV; single; son of Oley and Marie
Smith; married on 13 Oct 1963 at Rockview, WV; Linda Lou Dameron; age 18; born at Baileysville,
WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Ira and Louise Dameron.


Ira Rutherford Damron

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 14 Apr 1930, Page 82B, Family #187.
Listed as Ira R. Damron, age 1, born in WV, in household of father, Aaron Damron.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 320; WV Archives Web Site.
Ira Rutherford Dameron; age 23; born at Baileysville, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; son of
Aron and Mollie Dameron; married on 8 Sep 1951 at Pineville, WV; Louise Annie Gilbert; age 27;
born and living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of James and Florence (Morgan) Gilbert.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Ira Rutherford Dameron; born on 4 Sep 1928; died on 26 Dec 1984; buried in Miller Cemetery,
Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV.


Louise Annie Gilbert

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 320; WV Archives Web Site.
Ira Rutherford Dameron; age 23; born at Baileysville, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; son of
Aron and Mollie Dameron; married on 8 Sep 1951 at Pineville, WV; Louise Annie Gilbert; age 27;
born and living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of James and Florence (Morgan) Gilbert.


Alvin Vaughn Smith

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 53; WV Archives Web Site.
Alvin V. Smith; age 21; born 8 Jan 1945 at Rockview, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; son of
Calvin Oley and Elsie Marie (Walker) Smith; married on 25 Nov 1966 at Brenton, WV; Mary Virginia
Cook; age 17; born 23 Oct 1949 at Welch, WV; single; living at Brenton, WV; daughter of Roy
Ned and Edith Marie (Brilbrey) Cook.


Mary Virginia Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 53; WV Archives Web Site.
Alvin V. Smith; age 21; born 8 Jan 1945 at Rockview, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; son of
Calvin Oley and Elsie Marie (Walker) Smith; married on 25 Nov 1966 at Brenton, WV; Mary Virginia
Cook; age 17; born 23 Oct 1949 at Welch, WV; single; living at Brenton, WV; daughter of Roy
Ned and Edith Marie (Brilbrey) Cook.


Vincent Allen "Vince" Smith

1. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Vincent “Vince” Allen Smith 48, of Skin Fork, passed away Monday March 27, 2017.

'Born May 26, 1968 in Misawa, Japan. He was the son of the late Alvin Vaughn Smith, and Mary Virginia Cook Smith Dunn of Skin Fork.

"Vince was a 1987 graduate of Pineville High School, and was a welder for most of his working career. He loved hunting, fishing, and enjoying time on his boat. Vince loved spending time with his children. He would go out of his way to help anyone that was in need. He attended Brenton Church of God, and Cooper Memorial Baptist Church. He loved studying his bible.

"In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Ned and Marie Cook, his paternal grandparents Oley and Marie Smith, and many uncles and aunts.

"In addition to his mother those left to cherish Vince’s memory include his two children: Alexius “Allie” Smith, and Alexander “Alex” Smith. His sister: Rebecca Smith Brown, his step-father Roger Dunn, his uncle Earl Cook, his Aunt Shelia Cook Francis Riffe and a host of nieces, nephews, and countless friends.

"Services will be 1:00pm Friday March 31, 2017 at the Brenton Church of God, Brenton with the Rev Merle Walls, and Pastor Lee Fischer officiating.

"Following the service Vince will be laid to rest beside his father in the Smith, Walker family cemetery on Walkers Branch.


Doke K. Meadows

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 209B;
Family #96/96.
Listed as Doke K. Meadows; age 10; born in WV in Jun 1889; in household of father, James A.
Meadows
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 184A, Family #20.
Listed as Doke Meadows, age 22, born in WV, in household of mother, Louisa Birchfield Meadows.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2291; 5 jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Doke Meadows; age 28; born 5 Apr 1888 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Pageton, WV; foreman for
J. H. Hash, Pageton, WV; dependent wife and one child; medium height with stout build; black
eyes and black hair; one eye.
4. 1930 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Westmoreland District; Huntington; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page
114B; Image 18 of 61; Family #206/212.
Listed as Doke K. Meadows; age 41; born in WV; married at 41; insurance company adjuster; head
of household.
5. Wayne Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-821; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Doke K. Meadows; age 53; born 6 May 1889 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at 4977 Piedmont Road,
Huntington, WV; employed by Interocean Casualty C, Cincinnati, OH; person who will always know
address, Mable G. Meadows, same address as above, in Huntington, WV; 5'11" tall; 222 lbs; brown
eyes, gray hair; dark complexion; stub finger on right hand.


Louise

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 81B; Image 20
of 25; Family #173/181.
Listed as Louise Chapman; age 38; born in WV; married at 19; in household of husband, Russell
Chapman.


Russell Chapman

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 81B; Image 20
of 25; Family #173/181.
Listed as Russel Chapman; age 28; born in WV; married at 28; farmer; head of household.


Louise

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 81B; Image 20
of 25; Family #173/181.
Listed as Louise Chapman; age 38; born in WV; married at 19; in household of husband, Russell
Chapman.