McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Beeda Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Vevia Jenny; age 3; born in Apr 1897 in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Beda Janney; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Beeda Burchett; age 22; born in WV; widow; in household of father, Fleming Janney, with child,
Grade Burchett.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 32; born in WV; married at 24; in household of husband, Walter Craig.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 39; born in WV; divorced; 5th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; head of household.


Grade Burchett

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Grady Burchett; age 1; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Clemets Janney, with mother
Beeda Burchett.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Burchurt Craig (sic, Grade Burchett); age 11; born in WV; in household of step-father, Walter Craig.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Grade Burchett; age 21; born in WV; single; 7th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.
4. US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Grade Burchett; born in 1919; enlisted on 22 Jul 1942 at Huntington, WV as Private; 1 yr HS education;
semiskilled miner, mac; single; without dependents; 70" tall; 151 lbs.
5. US Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Grade Burchett; born 26 Jan 1919; died 4 Jan 1946 in service in Pacific Area; Serial #35437684; Technician,
5th Grade; Co. B; 62 nd Signal Batalion; Signal Corps; send to E.F. Hopkins, Superintendent, Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; applicant: Mrs. Beeda Craig, Davy, WV; 9 Mar 1949.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Grade Burchett; born 26 Jan 1919; died 4 Jan 1946; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "WEST VIRGINIA
TEC5 62 SIG BN WORLD WAR II'.


Walter Evans Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Walter Craig; age 44; born in VA; married at 35; carpenter for contracting firm; head of household.


Beeda Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Vevia Jenny; age 3; born in Apr 1897 in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Beda Janney; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Beeda Burchett; age 22; born in WV; widow; in household of father, Fleming Janney, with child,
Grade Burchett.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 32; born in WV; married at 24; in household of husband, Walter Craig.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 39; born in WV; divorced; 5th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; head of household.


David Mason Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as David C. Craig; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Craig.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as David M. Craig; age 18; born in WV; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935;
helper on C.C.C. telephone line construction; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'67 013128; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
David Mason Craig; age 45; born 21 Nov 1921 at Gate, WV; married; state road commission employee;
served in WW II; SS#236-26-1673; son of Walter Evans and Beeda (Janney) Craig; died 9 Sep 1967 in
Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from cirrohosis of liver with gall hemorrhage and heatic coma; buried 12 Sep
1967 in Iaeger memorial, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Jan 2015.
David Craig; born 21 Nov 1921; died 9 Sep 1967; buried here; grave maker photo shown; "WEST VIRGINIA
PFC CO G 10 INFANTRY WORLD WAR II BSM PH".


Ellen Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Ellen Craig; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Craig.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Ellen Craig; age 16; born in WV; 2 yrs HS education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.


Gail Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Gail Craig; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Craig.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Gail Craig; age 13; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.


Fleming F.F. Janney

1. 1870 Census, Pike Co, KY; District 1; Piketon PO; taken on 7 Jun 1870; Page 9B; Image 18 of 42;
Family #110/110.
Listed as Flemming F.F. Janney; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Creed Janney.
2. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Fleming Jenny; age 37; born in Aug 1862 in TN; married 20 yrs; day laborer; head of household.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Fleum Janney; age 45; born in TN; married once for 28 yrs; coal miner; head of household.
(Father born in PA; mother in KY)
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Clements Janney; age 58; born in TN; married; night watchman in coal mine; head of
household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1938); Browns Creek District; Page 228; WV Archives Web Site.
Flem Janney; age 77 yrs, 3 mons, 19 days; born in Bristol, TN; married; retired; son of Creed and Maudie
(Rauant, sp?) Janney; died 5 Dec 1938; from heart failure, infirmaties of old age; informant, Mrs. Flem Janney.


Sarah Luellen Johnson

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Sarah Jenny; age 36; born in Mar 1864 in WV; married 20 yrs; 6 children; all living; housekeeper;
in household of husband, Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Sarah J. Janney; age 44; born in WV; married once for 28 yrs; 6 children; all living; in household
of husband, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Sarah Janney; age 57; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Clements Janney.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13628; WV Archives Web Site.
Sarah Luellen Janney; age 79 yrs, 7 mons, 19 days; born 6 Mar 1862 in Lawrence Co, KY; widow of
Flem Janney; living at Mohegan, WV; daughter of unknown parents; died 25 Oct 1941 at Mohegan, WV;
from bronchial pneumonia due to old age; buried; 26 Oct 1941 at Big Jenny, WV; informant, Charles Eden,
Premier, WV.


Christopher C. Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Christopher C. Jenny; age 13; born in Sep 1886 in WV; at school; in household of father,
Fleming Janney.


John Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as John Jenny; age 11; born in May 1889 in KY; at school; in household of father,
Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as John Janney; age 19; born in KY; single; coal miner; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as John Janney; age 31; born in KY; single; coal miner; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11680; WV Archives Web Site.
John Janney; age 63; born 29 Feb 1888 in Lawrence Co, KY; single; retired miner; living at Big Jenny,
WV; son of Flem and Sarah (Johnson) Janney; died 4 Sep 1952 in McDowell Co, WV; from cardiac
insufficency; due to chronic myocarditis; buried 6 Sep 1952 in Big Jenny Cemetery; informant, George
L. Janney.


David Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as David Jenny; age 7; born in Apr 1893 in WV; at school; in household of father,
Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as David Janney; age 15; born in KY; driver in coal mine; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as David Janney; age 26; born in WV; single; coal miner; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 002137; WV Archives Web Site.
David Janney; age 78; born in _____; widowed; unemployed; served in WW I; SS# 234-14-2313; living
at Capels, WV; son of Flynn (sic, Flem) Janney and unknown mother; died 19 Jan 1964 on Peters Branch,
near Capels, WV; from neurogenic shock due to hemorrhage from gunshot wound to right tmple; suicide;
buried 22 Jan 1964 at Big Jenny, WVinformant, Mrs Patricia Tucker, Riverdale, MD.


Martha

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Martha Johnson; age 66; born in WV; widow; 4 children, all living in household of son-in-law,
Fleming Janney.


William Preston Burge

1. 1930 Census; Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; 612- 1/2 Raleigh Street; Bluefield; taken on
5 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image 7 of 14; Family #54/73.
Listed as William Burge; age 46; born in VA; married at 19; blacksmith for steam railroad; head
of household.
2. Mercer Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1936); Page 11; Line #6; WV Archives Web Site.
William Preston Burge; age 52 yrs, 5 mons, 20 days; born 28 Nov 1883 at Burks Garden, Tazewell
Co, VA; married; husband of Robert(a) Tuell; blacksmith for N&W Railway; son of John and Ella
(Kills) Burge; died 10 Apr 1936 in Bluefield, WV; due to acute heart dilatation; buried 12 Apr 1926
in Burks Garden, VA.; informant Mrs. W.P. Burge.


Edith Burge

1. 1930 Census; Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; 612- 1/2 Raleigh Street; Bluefield; taken on
5 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image 7 of 14; Family #54/73.
Listed as Edith Burge; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, William P. Burge.


James Burge

1. 1930 Census; Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; 612- 1/2 Raleigh Street; Bluefield; taken on
5 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image 7 of 14; Family #54/73.
Listed as James Burge; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, William P. Burge.


Lewis Aubry Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Lewis Burge; age 33; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; laborer in coal mine; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14295; WV Archives Web Site.
Lewis Aubry Burge; age 34 yrs, 7 mons, 13 days; born 20 Feb 1908 in Burks Garden, VA; married;
husband of Sartha Parker, age 30; living at Bartley, WV; miner; SS# 235-07-6351; son of William
Preston and Orphia (Lambert) Burge; died 2 Oct 1942 in #3 Mines, Bartley, WV; from a slate fall
in mine; buried 4 Oct 1942 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, George Burge, Filbert, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Lewis Aubry Burge; born 20 Feb 1908; died 2 Oct 1942; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Dorothy Parker

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Dorothy Burge; age 27; born in VWV married; 2 yrs HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Lewis A. Burge..


George Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as George Burge; age 9; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Helen Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Hellen Burge; age 8; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Fred Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Fred Burge; age 7; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


June Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as June Burge; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Billy Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Billey Burge; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Mary Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Mary Burge; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Lawrence Marcus Burgess

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #6989; WV Archives Web Site.
Lawrence M. Burgess; age 44 yrs, 3 mons, 18 days; born 30 Jan 1903 in Lawrenceville, OH; married;
husband of Bessie Duncan; age 40; miner; living at Black Eagle, WV; son of Albert and Julia Burgess;
died 18 May 1947 at Black Eagle, WV; from severed spinal cord due to gunshot wound; homicide; near
Corinne, WV; buried 21 May 1947 in cemetery at Roderfield; informant, Mrs. Bessie Burgess, Black Eagle, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Dec 2013.
Lawrence M. Burgess; born 30 Jan 1903; died 18 May 1947; buried here; headstone and grave marker
photos shown.


Eugene Duncan Burgess

1. US Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Eugene Duncan Burgess; born 23 May 1926; died 1 Mar 1945; enlicted 21 Jan 1942; Serial #497887;
Cpl, USMC, 25 Marine, 4 Marine Division; cemetery, Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; applicant, Bessie
Mae Burgess, North Tazewell, VA.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Mar 2013
Corp(oral) Eugene D. Burgess; born 23 May 1926; died 1 Mar 1945 buried here; headstone and grave marker
photos shown; "25TH MARINES, 4TH MARINE DIVISION".


Albert M. Burgess

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1900); Page 104; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert M. Burgess; age 21; living at Dingess, WV; married on 2 Apr 1900 in Mingo Co, WV; July Starr;
age 18; living at Dingess, WV.


Julia Starr

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1900); Page 104; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert M. Burgess; age 21; living at Dingess, WV; married on 2 Apr 1900 in Mingo Co, WV; July Starr;
age 18; living at Dingess, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1912); Page 305; WV Archives Web Site.
Everett Gilliam; age 35; born in Carter Co, KY; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of unlisted
parents; married on 2 Mar 1912 at Davy, WV; Julia Burgess; age 28; born in Martin Co, KY; widow;
daughter of J. and ___Starr.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 64; WV Archives Web Site.
B.F. Marcum; age 60; born in Garcian (sp?), KY; widowed; living at Hemphill, WV; married on 25 Nov
1946 at Twin Branch, WV; Julia Gilliam; age 53; born in Peach Orchard, KY; widow; living at Davy, WV.
4. FindAGrave ,com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Dec 2013.
Julia Starr Marcum; born 6 Jun 1884; died 28 Jan 1963; buried here; headstone photo shown; "YOUR
LOVE WILL LIGHT MY PATHWAY";
"Additional information - She was Julia Starr and married three times - 1st Albert M. Burgess, 2nd Everett Gilliam and 3rd to B. F. Marcum.

Her death record gives father as Jay Starr. Mother's name not listed.

Her children were:

Shirley Burgess
Florence Burgess
Carl Hamilton Burgess
Fred Burgess
Ralph Burgess..."


William H. Parks

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 295; WV Archives Web Site.
William Parks; born 30 May 1918 in Pike Co, KY; living at Asco, WV; son of Shade and Clarcy Mabel;
married on 27 Aug 1938 at Asco, WV; Eloise Marie Wheeler; born 13 May 1920 in Mingo Co, WV;
living at Asco, WV; daughter of J.E. and Mary.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
William H. Parks; born 30 May 1918 in Pike Co, KY; died 23 Sep 1971; buried here; double headstone
photo shown with wife, Eloise Marie Wheeler Parks.


Eloise Marie Wheeler

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 295; WV Archives Web Site.
William Parks; born 30 May 1918 in Pike Co, KY; living at Asco, WV; son of Shade and Clarcy Mabel;
married on 27 Aug 1938 at Asco, WV; Eloise Marie Wheeler; born 13 May 1920 in Mingo Co, WV;
living at Asco, WV; daughter of J.E. and Mary.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Eloise Marie "Marie" Wheeler Parks; born 13 May 1920 in Pike Co, KY; died 30 Aug 1999; buried here;
double headstone photo shown with husband, William H. Parks.


John Ronald Parks

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #75-024271; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Ronald Parks; age 22; born 26 Oct 1952 at Welch, WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; this was his first marriage;
living at Box 68, Davy, WV; son of William H. and Eloise Marie (Wheeler) parks; married on 14 Jun 1975 at Lebanon,
VA; Sharon Ann Green; age 18; born 10 Jun 1957 at Welch, WV; single; 1 yr HS education; this was her first marriage;
living at Box 534, Davy, WV; daughter of Rudolph and Mina June (Davidson) Green.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"John Parks, 62, of Asco WV, died, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at Bluefield Regional Medical Center, in Bluefield WV. "Born, October 26, 1952, in Welch WV, he was the son of the late William Ed and Marie Wheeler Parks. He was a resident of Asco all his life, and he was a retired coal miner.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by, his wife Sharon Parks, one brother, Charles D. Parks, and one sister, Anna Bishop.
"Survivors include, one son John Parks and fiancé Tammy of Asco WV, one daughter, Amanda Todt and husband Jeremy of Asco, one brother Jake Parks and wife Bobby of Belcher Mtn WV, two sisters, Jeannie Cantrell and husband Jack of Davy WV, Nancy Morgan and husband Jack of Bastian VA, several nieces and nephews, and six grandchildren, Nathan, Hayden, Kyra, Jeremy "JJ", Gavin, and Kenadi.
"Funeral services will be conducted, Saturday, April 18, 2015, at 12 Noon, from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch, with Pastor, Marie Bolden officiating, Burial will follow at the New Community Cemetery in Asco WV..."


Sharon Ann Green

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #75-024271; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Ronald Parks; age 22; born 26 Oct 1952 at Welch, WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; this was his first marriage;
living at Box 68, Davy, WV; son of William H. and Eloise Marie (Wheeler) parks; married on 14 Jun 1975 at Lebanon,
VA; Sharon Ann Green; age 18; born 10 Jun 1957 at Welch, WV; single; 1 yr HS education; this was her first marriage;
living at Box 534, Davy, WV; daughter of Rudolph and Mina June (Davidson) Green.