McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Wanda Gail Bailey

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Wanda Gail Bailey Walker, 54, of Oceana, WV, passed away on Monday, March 15, 2015 in Raleigh
General Hospital, Beckley, WV. She was born on February 11, 1961 in Pineville, WV, a daughter of the late
George Lee and Betty Jean Chandler Bailey, Sr. Wanda was of the Baptist faith and a homemaker. In
addition to her parents she is preceded in death by two sisters Arlene Sue Wilder and Rebecca Lynn Britt
and her father-in-law Leonard C. Walker. Survivors include her loving husband of 35 years Danny Ray
Walker; three daughters Wanda Darlene (Derek) Adkins of Kopperston, Dena Renae (Kris) Spence of
Oceana and Marissa Rae Walker and fiance Jerry Snuffer of Princeton; three sisters Mary Catherine
(Greg) Keene of Iaeger, Darlene Lou Duschaine of Lake Ann, MI and Jennifer Ann (Doug) Browning of
Gilbert Creek; three brothers George Lee (Diane) Bailey, Jr. and Bud Ray (Angela) Bailey all of Glen Fork
and Michael Wayne (Melissa) Bailey of Cana, VA; six grandchildren Nathan Ray Cook, Kailyn Spence,
Abigail Ann Cook, Madison Brooke Cook, Karli Paityn Spence and Sophia Avaya Grace Adkins; her
mother-in-law Darlean Walker Murphy of Kopperston; brother-in-law Damon Walker of Kopperston; and
a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at noon on Friday, March 20, 2015
in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV, with Rev. James Walker officiating. She will
be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Matheny, WV...."


Margaret Mae Smith

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Margaret Mae Smith Stafford, 62, of Oak Hill, WV, formerly of Pineville, passed away on Tuesday, March 10, 2015. She was born on October 18, 1952, a daughter of the late James Arthur Smith and Blanche Mae Lusk. Margaret was a 1971 Graduate of Baileysville High School. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 38 years Charles Kerry Stafford; two brothers Howard Smith and David Smith. Survivors include her two sons Steven Stafford of Oceana and Darin Stafford of Oceana and his children Selena Salyers of Logan and Isabella Stafford of Bremerton, WA ; two sisters Ollie Bognar of Warner Robins, GA and Thelma (Jack) Brooks of Fanrock; eight brothers B.C. (Sandy) Smith of Warner Robins, GA, Thomas (Sandy) Smith of Trinity, NC, Art (Sandy) Smith of Hammonton, NJ, Mervin (Robin) Smith of Charleston, Roger (Debbie) Smith of Pineville, James (Debbie) Smith of Lynco, Eugene (Edwina) Smith of Fanrock and George (Wendy) Smith of Lynco; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday March 17, 2015 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV, with Dr. Mervin Smith officiating. She will be laid to rest in Smith - Lusk Cemetery, Brier Creek, WV...."


David L. Brooks

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Tipple; E.D. 55-13; taken on 8 Apr 1940;
Page 343A; Image 3 of 40; Household #15.
Listed as David Brooks; age 7; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John J. Brooks.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 213; WV Archives Web Site.
David Brooks; age 19; born in Tipple, WV; single; living at Saulsville, WV; son of John J. and
Dolly Brooks; married on 3 Jun 1951 at Rockview, WV; Mary Johnson, age 19; born at Itmann,
WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Paul and Jane Johnson.
3. Calfee Funeral Services, Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"David L. Brooks, 81, of Rock View, went to be with his little Mary, Monday, April 21, 2014 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley following a long illness.

"Born April 30, 1932 he was the son of the late John and Dolly Cozort Brooks.

"Mr. Brooks was a graduate of Pineville High School; he was a Navy veteran, a member, deacon and choir member of the Rock Castle Baptist Church. He was a former employee of the Kopperston mine, Owens Manufacturing and founder and co-owner of the Coal Country Industries. He loved being outdoors, fishing, bird watching, gardening and playing the guitar and banjo. He was as prolific writer.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Mary L. Johnson Brooks, March 14, 2014; four brothers, Arthur, Jim, Henry and Richard Brooks; and four sisters, Chloe Eagle, Ferol Brummell, Mabel McMillen and Helen Brooks.

"Survivors include his daughters
Linda Glander and her husband, Thorne of Knoxville, TN
Kati Walls and her husband, Stephen of Rock View
Susie Ellison and her husband, Wayne of Rock View
Paula Brooks and her husband, Danny of Jesse
Laura Burdette and her husband, Danny of Beckley

"9 grandchildren, David Boggs of Freemont, CA; Mary Beth Apellaniz and her husband, Luis of Raleigh, NC, Megan Jane Boggs of Beckley, Zach Cook of Beckley, Katie Hill of Morgantown, Amie Mullens and her husband, Chris of Oceana, Samuel Toler of Beckley, Drew Hill of Auburn, AL and Hannah Walls of Rock View.
2 step-grandchildren, Jonathan Brooks of Jesse and Jewell LaClaire of Moneta, VA
2 great-grandchildren, Claire Mullens of Oceana and Donovan Cook of Ansted
1 step-great-grandchild, Jillian Baird of South Hill, VA

"A sister, Garnette Brooks of McGraws..."
"...Celebration of Life
April 24, 2014
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rock Castle Baptist Church
Rockview, WV
Interment
Thursday April 24 2014
Palm Memorial Gardens ..."


Mary Lunda Johnson

1. "Wyoming County WV Heritage", WGS 1995, "Personal History of Mary Jane Stewart Johnson" article, page 121.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 213; WV Archives Web Site.
David Brooks; age 19; born in Tipple, WV; single; living at Saulsville, WV; son of John J. and
Dolly Brooks; married on 3 Jun 1951 at Rockview, WV; Mary Johnson, age 19; born at Itmann,
WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Paul and Jane Johnson.
3. Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Mary Lunda Johnson Brooks, 82, of Rock View passed from death unto life Friday, March 14, 2014 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley following a long illness.

Born June 23, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Jane Stewart Johnson of Rock View.

Mary was a graduate of Pineville High School and attended Concord College. She was a member of the Rock Castle Baptist Church was a former Sunday School teacher and member of the Lael Bible class. She loved her family, flowers, humming birds and visiting with people.

Survivors include her husband, David L. Brooks of Rock View.

5 daughters, Linda Glander and her husband, Thorne of Knoxville, TN
Kati Walls and her husband, Stephen of Rock View
Susie Ellison and her husband, Wayne of Rock View
Paula Brooks and her husband, Danny of Jesse
Laura Burdette and her husband, Danny of Beckley

9 grandchildren, David Boggs of Freemont, CA; Mary Beth Boggs of Raleigh, NC; Megan Jane Boggs of Beckley; Zach Cook of Beckley; Katie Hill of Morgantown; Amie Mullens and her husband, Chris of Oceana; Samuel Toler of Beckley, Drew Hill of Auburn, AL; and Hannah Walls of Rock View.

2 step-grandchildren, Jonathan Brooks of Jesse and Jewell LaClaire of Moneta, VA
2 great-grandchildren: Claire Mullens of Oceana, and Donovan Cook of Ansted
A step-great-grandchild Jillian Baird of South Hill, VA

A brother, Jimmy Johnson and his wife, Betty of Rock View
A sister, Gayle Wright and her husband, Joe of Rock View
Sister-in-law, Garnette Brooks of McGraws
Mary is also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and neighbors...."
"... Interment
Monday March 17 2014
Palm Memorial Gardens..."


Debroah Kay Morgan

1. Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Deborah Kay Morgan Hoosier, 61, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014 at her residence following a long illness.
Born September 5, 1952 at Welch, she was the daughter of Maxine Maynor Morgan of Mullensville and the late Jimmy Clyde Morgan.Deborah loved spending time with her grandchildren.In addition to her mother, she is survived by a son, James Hoosier and his fiancé, Macy Hamilton of Pineville. A daughter, Angela Long and her husband, James of Welch.
A brother, Greg Morgan and his wife, Roxanne of Beckley. 4 grandchildren, Aaron Hoosier, Olivia Hoosier, Dylan Long and Ryan Long. She is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews...."
"... Memorial Service
April 11, 2014
11:00 AM
Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum..."


John Edgar Hagerman

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 431; WV Archives Web Site.
John Edgar Hagamon; age 28; born in Grayson Co, VA; living at Mouth of Wilson, VA; married
on 1 Jul 1926 at Beckley, WV; Thelma Lola Walker; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at
Beckley, WV.


Thelma Lola Walker

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District, taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 269B, Family #163.
Listed as Thelma L. Walker, age 6; born in WV, in household of father, Andrew J. Walker.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 10 Jan 1920, Page 229B, Family #93.
Listed as Thelma Walker, age 15, born in WV, in household of father, Jackson Walker.
3. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 431; WV Archives Web Site.
John Edgar Hagamon; age 28; born in Grayson Co, VA; living at Mouth of Wilson, VA; married
on 1 Jul 1926 at Beckley, WV; Thelma Lola Walker; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at
Beckley, WV.


Jesse James Green

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; Pineville; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 139B;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Jessie Green, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Greenberry Greeen.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 4; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse James Green; age 23; born and living at Pineville, WV; single; ; son of G.B. and Julia Green; married on
8 Jun 1946 at Pineville, WV; Norma Lea Hagamon; age 19; born at Glen Fork, WV; single; living at Pineville,
WV; daughter of J.E. and Thela Hagamon.


Norma Lea Hagerman

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 4; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse James Green; age 23; born and living at Pineville, WV; single; ; son of G.B. and Julia Green; married on
8 Jun 1946 at Pineville, WV; Norma Lea Hagamon; age 19; born at Glen Fork, WV; single; living at Pineville,
WV; daughter of J.E. and Thela Hagamon.
2. Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Norma Hagamon Green, 86, of Pineville, WV passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014 at the Wyoming Nursing and Rehab Center, New Richmond, WV.

Born May 30, 1927 at Clearfork, WV, she was the daughter of the late John and Thelma Walker Hagamon. She was a lifelong resident of Wyoming County.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, David Green; a sister, Beatrice Phillips and three brothers, Rex Hagamon, J.E. Hagamon and Donald Hagamon.

Survivors include her husband, Jesse Green of Pineville

Son, Ronald Green and his wife, Darlene Foster of Lenoir, NC

4 brothers, Jimmy Hagamon of Glen Fork, WV
Darrell Hagamon of Mercer, Wisconsin
Bob Hagamon of Pineville, WV
Richard Hagamon of Salmon, Idaho

2 granddaughters, Carla Dengler and Andrea Sowler and their mother, Connie Galloway

2 great-granddaughters, Nichole Quincy, Summer Patterson

A great-great grandson, Thomas Hunter Stone..."

"... Memorial Service
March 07, 2014 (cremated?)..."


Euell Sherman Hanshaw

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 64; WV Archives Web Site.
Euell Hanshaw; age 20; born and living at Guyan, WV; single; son of Shermand and Lucy Hanshaw;
married on 21 Dec 1950 at Guyan, WV; Betty Jo Dorton; age 19; born in KY; single; living at Coal Mountain,
WV; daughter of Adam M. and Irene Dorton.
2. Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Euell Sherman Hanshaw, 82, of Pineville passed away, Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at the Wyoming Nursing and Rehab Center at New Richmond following a short illness.

Born January 17, 1932 at Guyan, WV he was the son of the late Sherman Hanshaw and Lucy Morgan Hanshaw.

Mr. Hanshaw was of the Baptist faith. He served in the US Army and was a retired Sergeant and tank commander. He enjoyed restoring old cars, fixing things, chewing tobacco and being with his family especially his grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Effie Morgan

Survivors include his wife, of 63 years, Betty Dorton Hanshaw of Pineville

A son, J.R. Hanshaw of N. Palm Beach, FL

2 daughters, Belinda Cook Bias and her husband, Jack of Pineville
Debbie Cox and her husband, George of Elizabeth

4 grandchildren, Craig Cook & wife, Stephanie; Tara Hatfield and husband, Adam; G. W. Cox and wife, Amy; and Beth Cox and companion Bill Bradley

12 great-grandchildren, Kadan, Piper, Riley, Maizy, Zane, Jax, Mason and Nate Cook; MaKinlei Hatfield, Morgan, Collins, Tanner Cox and Brooklynn Koehler

Rev. Raven Kennedy and Pastor Michael Knotts officiating.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Wyoming County Honor Guard...."
"... Interment
Monday March 03 2014
Palm Memorial Gardens..."


Betty Jo Dorton

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 64; WV Archives Web Site.
Euell Hanshaw; age 20; born and living at Guyan, WV; single; son of Shermand and Lucy Hanshaw;
married on 21 Dec 1950 at Guyan, WV; Betty Jo Dorton; age 19; born in KY; single; living at Coal Mountain,
WV; daughter of Adam M. and Irene Dorton.


William Oliver Gilliland

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1941); Page 214; WV Archives Web Site.
William Oliver Gilliland; age 19; born in NC; single; living at Wyoming, WV; son of William Flin and
Martha Gilliland; married on 7 Sep 1941 at Pineville, WV; Leola Faye Cooke; age 19; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; single; living at Marianna, WV; daughter of Walter R. and Minnie Cooke.


Leola Faye Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1941); Page 214; WV Archives Web Site.
William Oliver Gilliland; age 19; born in NC; single; living at Wyoming, WV; son of William Flin and
Martha Gilliland; married on 7 Sep 1941 at Pineville, WV; Leola Faye Cooke; age 19; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; single; living at Marianna, WV; daughter of Walter R. and Minnie Cooke.
2. Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Leola Faye Cook Gilliland, 92 of Wyoming County, WV passed away Friday, February 21, 2014.

Born December 11, 1921 in Turkey Creek, WV, she was the daughter of the late Walter Raleigh Cook and Minnie Edna Cook.

Faye was a 1940 graduate of Pineville High School.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years William O. "Bill" Gilliland; four brothers, Otto, Lacy, Dale and Sydney Cook and a sister, Merlie Irene Stewart.

Survivors include her son, William Terry Gilliland
A daughter, Regina Honaker and her husband, Gray

Grandchildren, Gray William Honaker and his partner, Katherine
Thomas Jason Honaker and his wife, Laura
Great-grandchildren, Henry Gray Honaker, Thomas Owen Honaker and Lucy Gray Honaker
Step-grandchildren, Willow-mina Jozette Mikels and Jonathan Mikels

Brother-in-law, Gene Gilliland

Two special nieces, Wilma Jean Cook and Iris Stewart King

She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins

The family honored her request to be cremated...."
"... Interment
Saturday March 01 2014
Palm Memorial Gardens..."


Ted Oliver Sr

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 303; WV Archives Web Site.
Ted Oliver; age 22; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son of Lester and Viola Oliver; married on
14 Aug 1948 at Pineville, WV; Hazel Anderson; age 17; born in Matewan, WV; single; living at Pineville,
WV; daughter of Walter and Vicie Anderson.
2. Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Our loving dad, Ted Oliver, Sr., 87, went to be with the Lord Saturday, February 22, 2014, at the Bower's Hospice House, surrounded by his loving family.
Born June 17, 1926 in Keyrock, WV, he was the son of the late James Lester Oliver and Viola Jane Adkins Oliver.

Ted served in the Army during World War II in Japan and in the Philippines'. He was a coal miner for 40+ years. Ted was a member of the Coon Fork Church for over 45 years, serving as Pastor for a period of time. He was a devoted husband, and loving father. He was also well known for his love of gardening, honey bees and chopping wood. He was a friend to anyone and loved spreading the word of God.

In addition to his parents, Ted was preceded in death by his loving wife, Hazel Marie Anderson Oliver, as well as 11 brothers and sisters; Earl Oliver, Blaine Oliver, Virgil Oliver, Frank Oliver, Delford Oliver, Edward Oliver, Garland Oliver, Aiden Oliver, Sylvia Oliver Pack, Irene Oliver Cable and Garnett Oliver.
He was deeply loved by his family and friends in Wyoming County and resided on Keyrock Road his entire life.

Ted is survived by his three children, Linda Oliver of Keyrock, Ted Oliver, Jr. and his wife, Pamela Jackson Oliver of Pineville and Teena Oliver of Keyrock; Bobby Oliver and wife, Faye of Parkersburg, WV; four grandchildren, Brian Hill of Naples, Italy, Heather Hill Bryan of Keyrock, Tasha Oliver of Pineville and Ted Jackson Oliver of Pineville; six great-grandchildren, Lexie Bryan of Ashland City, TN, Lanie Bryan of Keyrock, Lacie Bryan of Keyrock, Logan and Cayden Oliver of Palm Coast, FL and Caleb Garcia of Pineville.

A brother, Thomas Alvin Oliver of Keport, NJ

A sister, Betty Webber, Keyrock

Services will be held at Calfee Funeral Service Wednesday, between 6-9 p.m. followed by the funeral on Thursday at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Bill Goode officiating. Music will be provided by Michael Knotts of Pineville as well as a video provided by Pamela Hall. Burial will follow in Bower Cemetery, Twin Falls...."

"...SERVICES
Interment
Bower Cemetery
Twin Falls, WV..."


Hazel Marie Anderson

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 303; WV Archives Web Site.
Ted Oliver; age 22; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son of Lester and Viola Oliver; married on
14 Aug 1948 at Pineville, WV; Hazel Anderson; age 17; born in Matewan, WV; single; living at Pineville,
WV; daughter of Walter and Vicie Anderson.