McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


William L. "Bill" Shields

1. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Williamson; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 164B; Image 14 of 32;
Family #154.
Litsed as Billy Shields; age 4 yrs, 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Lacy J. Shields.
2. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Williamson; E.D. 30-25; taken on 25 Apr 1940; Page 529B; Image
42 of 58; Household #214.
Listed as Billie Shields; age 14; born in WV; 8th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lacy J. Shields.
3. "Beckley Post-Herald" Beckley, WV; Wednesday, 15 Jun 1960; Page 6; WVInfoDepot.org Web
Site; Article; "Pineville"
"Pineville - Mr and Mrs Bill L. Shields and daughter, Kim, of Indianapolis, Ind., Mrs. Lacy Shields of Huntington, WH. Shields, Mrs. Bill Altizer and daughter Bonnie, and Mr and Mrs Tennis Shields, all of
Baileysville, were Thursday evening guests of Mr. and Mr. Charles Shields of Pineville..."


Kim Shields

1. "Beckley Post-Herald" Beckley, WV; Wednesday, 15 Jun 1960; Page 6; WVInfoDepot.org Web
Site; Article; "Pineville"
"Pineville - Mr and Mrs Bill L. Shields and daughter, Kim, of Indianapolis, Ind., Mrs. Lacy Shields of Huntington, WH. Shields, Mrs. Bill Altizer and daughter Bonnie, and Mr and Mrs Tennis Shields, all of
Baileysville, were Thursday evening guests of Mr. and Mr. Charles Shields of Pineville..."


Kenneth L. Whitehall

1. "Beckley Post - Herald" Beckley, WV; Wednesday, July 16, 1966; Page 10; WVInfoDepot.org Web
Site; Article; "20 Land Transfers Listed By Wyoming County Clerk"
"...Gladys Shields, Sylvia Shields, Gloria Whitehall and Kenneth Whitehall, her husband, Robert E. Shields and Martha Shields, his wife all heirs of Clayton Shields, deceased
to Carlton Shields and Velva Shields, his wife, real estate on Brier Creek, Baileysville, District..."
2. Ohio Divorce Index, 1962-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Gloria A. Whitehall; residence, Columbus, Franklin Co, OH; granted divorce on 19 Dec 1967 from
Kenneth L. Whitehall; married 8 yrs; 1 minor child.


Gloria Ann Shields

1. "Beckley Post - Herald" Beckley, WV; Wednesday, March 10, 1965; Page 9; WVInfoDepot.org Web
Site; Article; "Perry C. Shields Has Fatal Attack"
"..."Other survivors include his wif, Gladys Sizemorw Shields; two daughter , Sylvia, at home and Mrs. Kenny Whitehall of Columbus, Ohio; a son Robert Edward Shields of Jacksonville, Fla; five brothers, Clifton, Carlton, and Carmel, all of Baileysville, Clarence of Clearfork and Calvin of Elyria, Ohio; a sister, Mrs. W. T. Moore of Leesburg, Va..."
2. "Beckley Post - Herald" Beckley, WV; Wednesday, July 16, 1966; Page 10; WVInfoDepot.org Web
Site; Article; "20 Land Transfers Listed By Wyoming County Clerk"
"...Gladys Shields, Sylvia Shields, Gloria Whitehall and Kenneth Whitehall, her husband, Robert E. Shields and Martha Shields, his wife all heirs of Clayton Shields, deceased to Carlton Shields and Velva Shields, his wife, real estate on Brier Creek, Baileysville, District..."
3. Ohio Divorce Index, 1962-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Gloria A. Whitehall; residence, Columbus, Franklin Co, OH; granted divorce on 19 Dec 1967 from
Kenneth L. Whitehall; married 8 yrs; 1 minor child.
4. "The Columbus Dispatch"; Columbus, OH; 29 Jul 2010; Newspaper Obit via Ancestry.com Web Site.
"WHITEHALL Gloria Ann Whitehall, age 69, passed away July 28, 2010 at Grant Hospital. She was born April 21, 1941 to the late Clayton and Gladys Shields in Davy, WV. Member of Heritage Free Will Baptist Church. Preceded in death by brother Robert Shields. She was a loving mother and grandmother. Survived by son, Terry Whitehall; grandchildren, Michael (Donna) Whitehall, Michelle Whitehall, and Jennifer Whitehall; several great- grandchildren; sister, Sylvia Louch; and many friends. Friends may call at Heritage Free Will Baptist Church, Obetz Rd., Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., where the funeral service will be held Saturday 11 a.m. Pastor Tim Stout officiating. Interment Fernwood Cemetery..."


Robert Edward "Bobby" Shields

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 7 May 1940; Page 17A;
Image 36 of 46; Household #264.
Listed as Bobby Shields; age 8; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Clayton Shields.
2. "Beckley Post - Herald" Beckley, WV; Wednesday, March 10, 1965; Page 9; WVInfoDepot.org Web
Site; Article; "Perry C. Shields Has Fatal Attack"
"..."Other survivors include his wife, Gladys Sizemorw Shields; two daughter , Sylvia, at home and Mrs. Kenny Whitehall of Columbus, Ohio; a son Robert Edward Shields of Jacksonville, Fla; five brothers, Clifton, Carlton, and Carmel, all of Baileysville, Clarence of Clearfork and Calvin of Elyria, Ohio; a sister, Mrs. W. T. Moore of Leesburg, Va..."
4. "Beckley Post - Herald" Beckley, WV; Wednesday, July 16, 1966; Page 10; WVInfoDepot.org Web
Site; Article; "20 Land Transfers Listed By Wyoming County Clerk"
"...Gladys Shields, Sylvia Shields, Gloria Whitehall and Kenneth Whitehall, her husband, Robert E. Shields and Martha Shields, his wife all heirs of Clayton Shields, deceased to Carlton Shields and Velva Shields, his wife, real estate on Brier Creek, Baileysville, District..."


Joda Othoneal Cook

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #46.
Listed as Jody O. Cook, age 13, in household of father, Irvin Cooke.
2. FamilySearch.com, LDS Web Site; Joda Cook search, 7 Sep 2001, Social
Security Death Index.
Joda Cook; born on 22 Jul 1886; died in Jun 1972; living at Glen Fork,
Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Lula May Cooper

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #28.
Listed as Lula M. Cooper, age 9, in household of father, Isaac Cooper.


Johnny Golden Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 320; WV Archives Web Site.
Johnny Golden Cook; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Rockview, WV; son of Joda O.
and May Cook; married on 11 Feb 1933 at Pineville, WV; Victoria Ethel Cook; age 17; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Burl H. and Lillie M. Cook.


Victoria Cook

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 13/14/15 Jan 1920,
Page 189A, Family #7.
Listed as Victoria Cook, age 4 yr 5 mon, born in WV, in household of father,
Burrell H. Cooke.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 2 May 1930, Page 147A, Family #42.
Listed as Victoria Cook, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Burrwell H. Cooke.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 320; WV Archives Web Site.
Johnny Golden Cook; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Rockview, WV; son of Joda O.
and May Cook; married on 11 Feb 1933 at Pineville, WV; Victoria Ethel Cook; age 17; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Burl H. and Lillie M. Cook.
4. "The Register Haerald", Beckley, WV, Wednesday 26 Jan 2005, newspaper Obit.
"ALDERSON -- Romeo Earl Cook, 91, of Alderson, formerly of Wyoming County, passed away Monday, Jan. 24, 2005, in a Summers County care facility following a long illness.
"Born May 23, 1913, in Wyoming County, he was the son of the late Burl and Lilly Cook.
"Mr. Cook was a member of UMWA Local Union 7604, District 17, and was a retired miner from
Island Creek Coal with 37 years of service. He loved to hunt and ginseng.
"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Garnet Mae Cook; a son, Harlan
Lacy Cook; a daughter, Joyce Lee Toler; two brothers, Clyde and Ira Cook; and a sister, Mamie
Cooper.
"Survivors include two sons, James Cook of Brunswick, Ga., and Romeo Earl Cook Jr. of Beckley; a
daughter, Janice Toler of Alderson; two sisters, Ina Davis of Matheny and Victoria Cook of Beckley; 12 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. "Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Evans Memorial Chapel, Oceana, with the Rev. Woody Gillispie
officiating. Burial will follow in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny...."


James R. Walker

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 235; WV Archives Web Site.
James R. Walker; age 20; born at Prince, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Oscar L. and
Effie L. Walker; married on 12 Jan 1960 at Beckley, WV; Dixie Lee Cook; age 21; born and living
at Mullens, WV; single; daughter of John and Vick Cook.


Dixie Lee Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 235; WV Archives Web Site.
James R. Walker; age 20; born at Prince, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Oscar L. and
Effie L. Walker; married on 12 Jan 1960 at Beckley, WV; Dixie Lee Cook; age 21; born and living
at Mullens, WV; single; daughter of John and Vick Cook.
2. "Beckley Post - Herald"; Beckley, WV; Tuesday, 24 Aug 1976; Page 5; WV InfoDepot.com.
"Personal Touch"; "Babies Arrive"
"Appalachian Regional Hospital has announced births to the following parents:
"...August 12, Norville Douglas Shields and Dixie Cook Shields of Summersville, a daughter Micki
Machele Ann..."
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by
Patty Greene; 30 May 2008.
Dixie Cook Walker Sheilds; born 22 May 1941; died 5 May 1993; buried here; single headstone
displayed.


Norville Douglas Shields

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 257; WV Archives Web Site.
Norville Douglas Shields; age 18; born 12 Jan 1947 in WV; single; living at New Richmond, WV;
son of Herschel W. and Helen B. (Richards) Shields; married on 19 Sep 1965 at Pineville, WV;
Joy Beth Young; age 19; born 4 Apr 1946 in TX; single; living at New Richmond, WV; daughter
of Billy Mack and Doris (Roselle) Young.
2. "Beckley Post - Herald"; Beckley, WV; Tuesday, 24 Aug 1976; Page 5; WV InfoDepot.com.
"Personal Touch"; "Babies Arrive"
"Appalachian Regional Hospital has announced births to the following parents:
"...August 12, Norville Douglas Shields and Dixie Cook Shields of Summersville, a daughter Micki
Machele Ann..."


Dixie Lee Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 235; WV Archives Web Site.
James R. Walker; age 20; born at Prince, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Oscar L. and
Effie L. Walker; married on 12 Jan 1960 at Beckley, WV; Dixie Lee Cook; age 21; born and living
at Mullens, WV; single; daughter of John and Vick Cook.
2. "Beckley Post - Herald"; Beckley, WV; Tuesday, 24 Aug 1976; Page 5; WV InfoDepot.com.
"Personal Touch"; "Babies Arrive"
"Appalachian Regional Hospital has announced births to the following parents:
"...August 12, Norville Douglas Shields and Dixie Cook Shields of Summersville, a daughter Micki
Machele Ann..."
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by
Patty Greene; 30 May 2008.
Dixie Cook Walker Sheilds; born 22 May 1941; died 5 May 1993; buried here; single headstone
displayed.


Michael Ann "Micki" Shields

1. "Beckley Post - Herald"; Beckley, WV; Tuesday, 24 Aug 1976; Page 5; WV InfoDepot.com.
"Personal Touch"; "Babies Arrive"
"Appalachian Regional Hospital has announced births to the following parents:
"...August 12, Norville Douglas Shields and Dixie Cook Shields of Summersville, a daughter Micki
Machele Ann..."