McDowell and Wyoming Co's, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Kenneth James Toler

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Kenneth James "Jimmy" Toler, 61, of Oceana, WV passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017 at his home. He
was born on February 10, 1956 in Pineville, WV a son of the late Walter Junior and Shirley Jean Pratt Toler.
Jimmy was a member of the UMWA. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Helen Rita
Bailey Toler. Survivors include a son Donald (Kelly) Bailey of Oceana; two grandchildren Alexandria and
Brooke Bailey; a sister Veanna Lynn (Jimmy) Roberts of Statesville, NC; two nieces Tammy (Andy) Elmore of
Statesville, NC and Amy Hicks of Salisbury, NC; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral
services will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, February 23, 2017 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral
Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Randall Topping officiating. He will be laid to rest in Gilley's Cemetery, Clear
Fork, WV...."


Helen Rita Bailey

1. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Wednesday 17 Jul 2013; Newspaper Obit.
"OCEANA — Helen Rita Bailey Toler, 60, of Oceana, went on to a better life on Saturday, July 13, 2013, at her home.

"She was born February 16, 1953, at Amigo, W.Va., a daughter of the late Earl and Elouise Cline Bailey.

"She was a loving wife and mother and of the Baptist faith.

"In addition to her parents, her daughter-in-law Dana Bailey and father-in-law Walter Toler, also preceded her in death.

"Those left to cherish her memory include her husband of 33 years Kenneth “Jimmy” Toler; her son Donald Bailey and wife Kelly of Oceana; two granddaughters Alexandria and Brooke Bailey; two sisters Georgia Bailey of Kopperston and Mildred Morgan and husband Jackie of Sunhill; a brother Gene Bailey and wife Sherry of Sunhill; mother-in-law Shirley Toler of Statesville, NC; and a host of other loving family and friends.

"Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, with Rev. Randall Toppin officiating.

"Graveside services will be at noon on Thursday July 18, 2013, in Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Matheny..."


Ida Mae Lester

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 26 May 1940; Page 16B;
Image 34 of 39; Household #238.
Listed as Ida Lester; age 18; born in WV; single; 1 yr HS education; attending school; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Edward M. Lester.
2. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013; Newspaper Obit.
"PINEVILLE — Ida Mae Lester Mullins, 91, of Pineville, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013, at the Bluefield Regional Hospital, following a short illness.

"Born May 8, 1922, in Wyoming County, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Lola Elizabeth Gullion Lester.

"Mrs. Mullins was a member of the Brenton Church of God. She enjoyed reading her Bible, crafts, cooking, and being with her family and friends.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Mullins; three brothers, Edward Tolley, George Tolley and Don Lester; a sister, Nellie Forgach; and a grandchild, Moon Mullins.

"Survivors include her son, Douglas M. Mullins and his wife, Rodelyn, of Enterprise, AL; a daughter, Dorothy M. Willetts and her husband, Ty, of Palmsdale, CA; a brother, Franklin R. Lester of Mineral, VA; two sisters, Dora Ritter of Hampstead, NC, and Bessie Morgan of Pineville; eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

"A celebration of Ida’s life will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013, in the Calfee Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Lee Fischer officiating. Burial will follow in the Lester Family Cemetery, Fanrock..."


Norman Quesenberry

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 233; Web Site.
Norman Quesenberry; age 24; born in Floyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Ennis, WV; son of Ben and Launa
Quesenberry; married on 20 Jan 1925 at Maybeury, WV; Blanche Wise; age 19; born in VA; single; daughter of
Charlie and Mollie Wise.


Blanche Wise

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 233; Web Site.
Norman Quesenberry; age 24; born in Floyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Ennis, WV; son of Ben and Launa
Quesenberry; married on 20 Jan 1925 at Maybeury, WV; Blanche Wise; age 19; born in VA; single; daughter of
Charlie and Mollie Wise.


John Raymond Noel

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 366; Web Site.
John R. Noel; age 22; born and living at Freeman, WV; single; married on 19 Nov 1943 at Welch, WV; Edna
Quesenberry; age 18; born and living at Elkhorn, WV; single; with consent of Blanche Quesenberry, mother of
Edna Quesenberry.


Edna Gertrude Quesenberry

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 366; Web Site.
John R. Noel; age 22; born and living at Freeman, WV; single; married on 19 Nov 1943 at Welch, WV; Edna
Quesenberry; age 18; born and living at Elkhorn, WV; single; with consent of Blanche Quesenberry, mother of
Edna Quesenberry.
2. "The News Herald"; Morganton, NC; Sunday, 23 Nov 2003; Newspaper Obit.
"MORGANTON --- Edna Qusenberry Noel, 78, died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at Valdese General Hospital following a lengthy illness.

"Edna was born on Oct. 29, 1925, in Elkhorn, W.Va., to the late Norman and Blanche Qusenberry. She was a homemaker.

"Survivors include: daughters, Elizabeth Ann Mays of Pocahontas, Va., Kathy Sue Davidson of Springville, Va., Kitty Lou Finney of Drexel and Sandra Kay Sizemore of Morganton; sons, Stoney Richard Noel of Morganton, James E. Noel of Pocahontas, Va., John Raymond Noel of Sadsberryville, Pa., and Dennis Lee Noel of King; sister, Mary Sabo of Cleveland, Ohio; 19 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

"A private family funeral service was held..."


Harold D. Sizemore

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harold D. Sizemore; born 15 Jun 1948; living at PO Box 13, Herndon, WV, 24726-0013 in 1994.


Sandra K. Noel

1. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Friday, 12 Jul 2013; Newspaper Obit.
"HERNDON HEIGHTS — Sandra Kay Sizemore, 53, of Herndon Heights, lost her fight against lung cancer on Sunday, July 7, 2013.

"Born November 12, 1959, at Bluefield, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late John Raymond and Edna Gertrude (Quesenberry) Noel.

"Sandra had a friendly, outgoing personality, enjoyed cooking, and spending time with her family and friends. She was especially fond of her grandchildren, whose pictures she proudly displayed in her home.

"In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by her daughter, Candace O’Neal; and her sister, Kathy Davidson.

"Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, Harold D. Sizemore of Herndon; her son, Denny Sizemore of Herndon; her daughter, Sabrina Farmer of Kegley; four granddaughters, Abby, Callie, Nikki, and Bell; one grandson, Jayden; two sisters, Ann Mays of Bluefield and Kitty Finney of North Carolina; three brothers, Dennis Noel of North Carolina, Stoney Noel of North Carolina, and Woody Noel of Virginia; and many friends who were like family to her.

"Anyone wishing to express their sympathy and support to Sandra’s family is invited to visit with them at Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens, Saturday, July 13, 2013, from 1 to 2 p.m.

"She will be cremated at a later date and there will be no funeral service..."


Thomas Noel

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 133; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Noel; age 53; born in Bedford Co, VA; colored; widowed; coal miner; living at Maitland, WV;
son of Richard and Elizabeth; married on 1 Jul 1936 at Welch, WV; Nettie J. Wright; age 44; born
in Franklin Co, VA; widow; colored; daughter of Alex and Sally Craig.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 93A; Image 9 of 62;
Family #88/91.
Listed as Thomas Noel; age 47; born in VA; married at 18; negro; coal loader; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15004; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Noel; age 63; born in 1878 in Blacksburg, VA; widowed; colored; husband of Julia Noel; coal miner; son
of Richard and Eliza; died 2 Nov 1941 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from chronic myocarditis with pilmonary edema;
buried 6 Nov 1941 in cemetery at Bedford, VA; informant, Sam Noel, Maitland, WV.


Gertrude Noel

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 93A; Image 9 of 62;
Family #88/91.
Listed as Gertrude Noel; age 24; born in VA; married at 14; negro; in household of father, Thomas Neal.


Samuel Noel

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 93A; Image 9 of 62;
Family #88/91.
Listed as Samuel Noel; age 19; born in VA; single; negro; in household of father, Thomas Neal.