McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familes and Individuals

Notes


Fred Harlow Bevill

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Fred H. Bevill; born 21 Sep 1942; living at PO Box 123, Avondale, WV 24811.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Fred Harlow Bevill, 70, of Grundy, VA, formally of Avondale, WV, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley, WV following a short illness. "Harlow was born September 21, 1942, in Avondale, WV, a son of the late Richard and Irene Waldron Bevill, he was a carpenter, and a veteran of the U.S. army. "Those left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Kimberly Justice of Isaban, WV; 2 grandsons Austin Justice of Horse Creek, WV and Eli Birchfield of Isaban, WV; 3 sisters, Virginia Stinson of Grundy, VA, Delores Phillips, of Grundy, VA and Barbara Childress of Grundy, VA; 3 brothers Ed Bevill of Avondale, WV, Norman Bevill of Germantown, NC and Hubert Bevill of Sandy Ridge, NC; several nieces and nephews and one special nephew, Mark Bevill of Avondale, WV: honorary brother-in-law, Ray Jones of Lake Lure, NC. "Following Harlow’s Wishes he will be cremated, a memorial service will be held at the Avondale Christian Church in Avondale, WV, Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6 P.M. with Reverend Ralph Steele officiating...."


Delorse F. Turpin

1. US Public Records Index; LDS Web Site.
Delorse F.Turpin Bevill; born 30 Jan 1941; living at PO Box 63, Avondale, WV from 1 Jul 1989
thru 1 Jan 2004.


George Bevill Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death certificate #5757; WV Archives Web Site.
George Bevell; age 43 yrs, 6 mons; born 24 Oct 1879 in KY; married; living at Wilmore, WV;
coal miner for Wilmore Poca; son of Scott and Sidney (Alexander) Bevill; died 24 Apr 1923 in
the Welch Hospital, Welch, WV; from compound fracture of skull (cause not listed); buried
26 Apr 1923 at Welch, WV; informant, Jane Bevill, Wilmore, WV.


Jane Mayfield

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death certificate #11645; WV Archives Web Site.
Jane Bevill; age 65; born 1 Apr 1882 in Little Rock, AR; widow; living at Avondale, WV; daughter
of George Mayfield and unknown mother; died 28 Aug 1947 at Avondale, WV; from (not listed);
buried 31 Aug 1947 in Mullins Cemetery, Crane Creek, WV; informant, Richard Bevill, Avondale,
WV.


George Bevill Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 405; WV Archives Web Site.
George Bevill, Jr; born 22 Dec 1917 in McDowell Co, WV; living at Avondale, WV; son of
George and Jane; married on 1 Nov 1938 at Avondale, WV; Lucille Hale; born 23 Aug 1920
in Russell Co, VA; daughter of Lon and Ida.


Lucille Hale

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 405; WV Archives Web Site.
George Bevill, Jr; born 22 Dec 1917 in McDowell Co, WV; living at Avondale, WV; son of
George and Jane; married on 1 Nov 1938 at Avondale, WV; Lucille Hale; born 23 Aug 1920
in Russell Co, VA; daughter of Lon and Ida.


Scott Bevill

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 222; WV Archives Web Site.
Scott Bevill; born 13 Jun 1909 at Cabin Creek Jct, WV; living at Avondale, WV; son of
George and Jane; was issued a license to marry on 16 Aug 1939 in McDowell Co, WV; Lola
Adkins; born 30 Jun 1923 at Grundy, VA; daughter of Floyd and Pearl Adkins; with consent
of Pearl Adkins, mother of Lola Adkins; no return by minister.


Lola Atkins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 222; WV Archives Web Site.
Scott Bevill; born 13 Jun 1909 at Cabin Creek Jct, WV; living at Avondale, WV; son of
George and Jane; was issued a license to marry on 16 Aug 1939 in McDowell Co, WV; Lola
Adkins; born 30 Jun 1923 at Grundy, VA; daughter of Floyd and Pearl Adkins; with consent
of Pearl Adkins, mother of Lola Adkins; no return by minister.


Norman Ray Bevill

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 325; WV Archives Web Site.
Norman Ray Bevill; age 19; born and living in Avondale, WV; single; married on 5 Dec 1959
at Avondale, WV; Jackie Gwendolyn Addair; age 20; born at Lex, WV; single; living at
Avondale, WV; with consent of Richard and Irene Bevill, parents of Norman Ray Bevill; and
Leo and Katherine Addair, parents of Jackie Gewendolyn Addair.


Jackie Gwendolyn Addair

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 325; WV Archives Web Site.
Norman Ray Bevill; age 19; born and living in Avondale, WV; single; married on 5 Dec 1959
at Avondale, WV; Jackie Gwendolyn Addair; age 20; born at Lex, WV; single; living at
Avondale, WV; with consent of Richard and Irene Bevill, parents of Norman Ray Bevill; and
Leo and Katherine Addair, parents of Jackie Gewendolyn Addair.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jackie G. Addair; born on 31 Jul 1939; living at Fairfield, FL 32634 in 1981.


Baxter R. Stone

1. Johnson Co, TN; Delayed Birth Certificate; #D-379506; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Baxter R. Stone; born 17 Aug 1897 in Johnson Co, TN; living at Elbert, WV; parents, Ken and
Laura (Johnson) Stone; issued 26 Jul 1951.
2. Russell Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #227; 24 Aug 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Baxter Stone, age 21; born 17 Aug 1897 in Mountain City, TN; living at Dante, VA; employed
by Clinchfield Coal Corp, Dante, VA; nearest relative, Annie Stone, wife, Vaughtville, TN; tall
with slender build; black eyes and black hair.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 28 Feb 1920; Page 24A; Image 21
of 56; Family #43/43.
Listed as Baxter Stone; age 22; born in TN; married; motorman in coal mine; head of household.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Elbert; taken on 18 Apr 1930; Page 96A; Image
53 of 78; Family #470/475.
Listed as Baxter Stone; age 32; born in TN; married at 20; safety man in coal mine; head of
household.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co; WV; Adkin District; Filbert; E.D. 24-7; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
141A; Image 5 of 28; Household #32.
Listed as Baxter Stone; age 42; born in TN; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; machinist for coal mine; head of household.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Baxter Stone; born 17 Aug 1897; died in Aug 1984; last residence, Hampton, Henry Co, GA;
SS#235-09-1768; card issued in WV before 1951.
7. Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998; Certificate #012948; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Baxter Stone; age 86; living in Clayton Co, GA; died 22 Apr 1984


Annie Mae Hodge? Gentry

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 28 Feb 1920; Page 24A; Image 21
of 56; Family #43/43.
Listed as Annie Stone; age 21; born in TN; married; in household of husband, Baxter R. Stone.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Elbert; taken on 18 Apr 1930; Page 96A; Image
53 of 78; Family #470/475.
Listed as Annie Stone; age 29; born in TN; married at 17; in household of husband, Baxter R.
Stone.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co; WV; Adkin District; Filbert; E.D. 24-7; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
141A; Image 5 of 28; Household #32.
Listed as Anna Stone; age 40; born in TN; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Baxter R. Stone.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Annie Stone; born 30 May 1899; died 9 Jul 1991; last residence, Hampton, Henry Co, GA;
SS#257-08-1113; card issued in GA in 1973.
5. Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998; Certificate #025581; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Annie M. Stone; age 91; living in Clayton Co, GA; died 9 Jul 1991.


Juanita Ruth Stone

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 28 Feb 1920; Page 24A; Image 21
of 56; Family #43/43.
Listed as Ruth Stone; age 20; born in WV; in household of father, Baxter R. Stone.


Thomas Gentry

1. 1910 Census, Johnson Co, TN; Civil District 2; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 40B; Image25 of 36;
Family #____.
Listed as Thomas Gentry; age 45; born in TN; married once for 16 yrs; railroad laborer; head of
household.


Mary E. "Mollie" Shupe

1. 1880 Census, Johnson Co, TN; 7th and 8th Civil Districts; taken on 5 Jun 1880; Page 76C;
Image 1of 18; Family #56/61.
Listed as Mary E. Shupe; age 8; born in TN; in household of father, Daniel D. Shupe.
2. 1910 Census, Johnson Co, TN; Civil District 2; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 40B; Image25 of 36;
Family #____.
Listed as Mollie Gentry; age 35; born in TN; married once for 16 yrs; 7 children, 5 living; in
household of husband, Thomas Gentry.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 334; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel S. Smith; age 37; born in Hamilton Co, OH; single; carpenter; living at Filbert, WV;
married on 5 Aug 1916 at Welch, WV; Mary E. Gentry; age 35; born in Johnson Co, TN; widow;
daughter of Daniel and Adelia Shupe.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Pageton; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 130B;
Family #189/195.
Listed as Mollie Gentry; age 50; born in TN; widow; in household of son, Frank Gentry.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13831; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Mollie Gentry; age estimated 55; born in TN; widow; wife of Thomas Gentry; living at
Pageton, WV with son; daughter of Daniel and Delia (Smith) Shupe; died 22 Oct 1930 at
Pageton, WV; from valvular heart disease with acute nephritis; buried 24 Oct 1930 at Pageton,
WV; informant, Frank Gentry, Pageton, WV.


Charles Gentry

1. 1910 Census, Johnson Co, TN; Civil District 2; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 40B; Image25 of 36;
Family #____.
Listed as Charlie Gentry; age 14; born in TN; in household of father, Thomas Gentry.


Frank Gentry

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Peerless Precinct; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 31A; Image 7 of 29; Family #45/46.
Listed as Frank Gentry; age 22; born in TN; single; timberman in coal mine; in household of
brother, Hugh Gentry.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Pageton; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 130B;
Family #189/195.
Listed as Frank Gentry; age 32; born in TN; single; track layer in coal mine; head of household.


Ray Gentry

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Peerless Precinct; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 31A; Image 7 of 29; Family #45/46.
Listed as Ray Gentry; age 17; born in TN; single; brakeman in coal mine; in household of
brother, Hugh Gentry.


Belle Gentry

1. 1910 Census, Johnson Co, TN; Civil District 2; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 40B; Image25 of 36;
Family #____.
Listed as Bell Gentry; age 2; born in TN; in household of father, Thomas Gentry.


Earl Stone

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Elbert; taken on 18 Apr 1930; Page 96A; Image
53 of 78; Family #470/475.
Listed as Earl Stone; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Baxter R. Stone.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co; WV; Adkin District; Filbert; E.D. 24-7; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
141A; Image 5 of 28; Household #32.
Listed as Earl Stone; age 17; born in WV; single; 3 yrs HS education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Baxter R. Stone.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); page 154; Wv Archives Web Site.
Earl Stone; age 23; born and living at Elbert, WV; single; married on 21 Aug 1945 in the Gary
Methodist Church, Gary, WV; Gertrude Avalonia Christian; age 20; born at Elbert, WV; single;
living at Filbert, WV; with consent of Lloyd H. Christian, father of Gertrude Avalonia Christian.
4. Fanning Funeral Home; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Earl Stone, age 90, of Gary, W.V., passed away Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Welch Community Hospital six days before his 91st birthday; after a short illness. Born July 26, 1922, in Elbert, He was the second Son of the late Baxter and Annie Hodge Stone. "Earl graduated from Gary High School and was one of the main organizers for the Class of 1940-1942 Reunions. He always enjoyed seeing his former classmates and friends. He Was a very proud Veteran of World War II; Serving from 1942-1945 in the U.S. Army. Earl was a devoted member of the Gary United Methodist most of the time he was known as "the only man in church". He and his High-School sweetheart Gertrude Christian were married in that church on August 21, 1945. He was a member of 40&8, American Legion post 38, and a charter member of the Gary Lions Club, and the Welch Kiwanis club. He was employed by U.S. Steel for forty four years. He was preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife of 64 years Gertrude Christian Stone; one sister; Ruth, two brothers; Ralph and Paul; and a nephew, Keith Stone. "Survivors include two daughters; Pam Kinder and husband, Jack of 346 S. College Dr. Bluefield V.A.; and Kathy Umberger and husband, Ralph of Atlanta Ga.; two grandsons; Brad and wife, Hailey Umberger, and Les and wife Suzanne Umberger and a new great granddaughter Audry all of Atlanta G.A.; Three step granddaughters and their families, Angela and Curtis Strong, Michelle and Barry Strong, and Melissa Crabtree all of Texas. Eight step great grandchildren and one great great granddaughter Abby. One brother ,Orville and wife, Shirley and son Mark; sister in law, Martha Stone all of Hampton G.A.; His companion and caregiver, Emily Yeager and her family. "Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 11 A.M. from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch W.V. with Pastor Virginia Green, officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton WV; where military graveside rights will be conducted by the Iaeger V.F.W. Post 1144...."


Gertrude Avalonia Christian

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); page 154; Wv Archives Web Site.
Earl Stone; age 23; born and living at Elbert, WV; single; married on 21 Aug 1945 in the Gary
Methodist Church, Gary, WV; Gertrude Avalonia Christian; age 20; born at Elbert, WV; single;
living at Filbert, WV; with consent of Lloyd H. Christian, father of Gertrude Avalonia Christian.
2. US Public Records Index; LDS Web Site.
Gretrude C. Stone; born 21 Dec 1924; living at 30 Autumn, Gary, WV 24836 on 1 Jul 1998.


William Robert New

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 59; WV Archives Web Site.
William New; age 38; born in Patrick Co, VA; single; miner; living at Pageton, WV; son of
Jim and Luvenia; married on 17 Jan 1934 at Anawalt, WV; Cora Gentry; age 24; born in
McDowell Co, WV (sic, born in TN); single; living at Anawalt, WV; daughter of ________.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; Page 174A; Image
39 of 50; Household #321.
Listed as William R. New; age 45; born in NC (sic?, VA?); married; 8th grade education; lived
in McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW II; Draft Registration Card #U-2728; 26 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web
Site.
William Robert New; age 55; born 8 Mar 1886 in Patrick Co, VA; living at Jenkinjones, WV;
employed by Pocahontas Fuel Co, Jenkinjones, WV; person who will always know address,
Mrs. Cora New, Jenkinjones, WV; 5'4" tall; 160 lbs; brown eyes; gray hair; ruddy complexion.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7804; WV Archives Web Site.
William Robert New; age 65; born in VA; married; retired bone picker; living at Jenkinjones, WV;
SS#235-10-4589; son of J.D. New and unknown mother; died 10 May 1950 in Stevens Clinic,
Welch, WV; from a cerebral hemorrhage due to diabetes mellitus; removal and buried 11 May 1950
in family cemetery; informant, Mrs, Cora New.


Cora O. Gentry

1. 1910 Census, Johnson Co, TN; Civil District 2; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 40B; Image25 of 36;
Family #____.
Listed as Cora Gentry; age 4; born in TN; in household of father, Thomas Gentry.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 28 feb 1920; Page 24A; Image 21
of 56; Family #43/43.
Listed as Cora Gentry; age 12; born in TN; in household of brother-in-law, Baxter R. Stone.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Pageton; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 130B;
Family #189/195.
Listed as Cora Gentry; age 20; born in TN; single; in household of (half?) brother, Frank Gentry.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 59; WV Archives Web Site.
William New; age 38; born in Patrick Co, VA; single; miner; living at Pageton, WV; son of
Jim and Luvenia; married on 17 Jan 1934 at Anawalt, WV; Cora Gentry; age 24; born in
McDowell Co, WV (sic, born in TN); single; living at Anawalt, WV; daughter of ________.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; Page 174B; Image
40 of 50; Household #321.
Listed as Cora New; age 32; born in TN; married; 4th grade education; lived in McDowell Co,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, William R. New.
6. Social Security death Index; LDS Web Site.
Cora New; age 74; born 22 May 1905; died in Sep 1979; last residence Waueson, Fulton Co,
OH; SS#272-62-8717.
7. Ohio Deaths, 1908-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Cora O. New; age 71; born in 1908 in TN; widow; SS #272-62-8717; living in Fulton Co, OH;
died 5 Sep 1979 in a long-term care facility in Fulton Co, OH.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Pleasant View Union Cemetery; Fayette, Fulton Co, OH; submitted
by Cyndi; 6 Nov 2011.
Cora O. New; born in 1908; died in 1979; buried here.


Charles New

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; Page 174B; Image
40 of 50; Household #321.
Listed as Charles New; age 5; born in WV; no education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr
1935; in household of father, William R. New.


Shirley New

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; Page 174B; Image
40 of 50; Household #321.
Listed as Shirley New; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, William R. New.