McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Thomas Eugene Church Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 355; WV Archives Web Site via LDS
Web Site.
Thomas Eugene Church, Jr; age 18; born 11 Jul 1950 at Welch, WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Thomas Eugene and Billie Evelyb (Spratt) Church; married on 24 May 1969 at Big Sandy, WV;
Janice Faye Neece: age 18; born 20 Sep 1950 at Newhall, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; daughter
of Elijah Richard and Edna (Puckett) Neece; with consent of all four parents.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'71 013478; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Thomas E. Church, Jr; age 21; born 11 Jul 1950 in WV; married; husband of Janice Neece Church;
electrician in mine; living at Roderfield, WV; son of Thomas and Billie (Spratt) Church, Sr; died 22 Aug
1971 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from injuries in automobile accident on 21 Aug 1971; buried 24 Aug
1971 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls;
25 Feb 2014.
Thomas Eugene Church, Jr; born 11 Jul 1950; died 22 Aug 1971; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"IN LOVING MEMORY".


Janice Faye Neece

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 355; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Thomas Eugene Church, Jr; age 18; born 11 Jul 1950 at Welch, WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Thomas Eugene and Billie Evelyb (Spratt) Church; married on 24 May 1969 at Big Sandy, WV;
Janice Faye Neece: age 18; born 20 Sep 1950 at Newhall, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; daughter
of Elijah Richard and Edna (Puckett) Neece; with consent of all four parents.


Elijah Richard Neece

1. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2014, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Eligah Richard Neece
Birth Date: 17 Jul 1917
Birth Place: Dickenson, Virginia, USA"
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #32042; Ancestry. com Web Site.
Elijah Richard Neece; age 21; born in Dickenson Co, VA; single; never married; miner; living
at Raysal, WV; son of Joe C. and Rosina (Rasnake) Neece; married on 2 Sep 1939 at Grundy,
VA; Edna Lee Puckett; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; living at Raysal,
WV; daughter of James B. and Adaline (Rose) Puckett.
3. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elijah Richard Neece
Death Date: 19 Nov 1996
Death Place: Tazewell, Virginia, USA


Edna Lee Puckett

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 265B; Family #426.
Listed as Edna Pucket; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, James B. Puckett.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #32042; Ancestry. com Web Site.
Elijah Richard Neece; age 21; born in Dickenson Co, VA; single; never married; miner; living
at Raysal, WV; son of Joe C. and Rosina (Rasnake) Neece; married on 2 Sep 1939 at Grundy,
VA; Edna Lee Puckett; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; living at Raysal,
WV; daughter of James B. and Adaline (Rose) Puckett.


Baby Boy Neece

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1940); Borwns Creek Dictrict; Page 345; WV Archives
Web Site.
Baby Neece; born and died 1 Sep 1940; stillborn; in Welch, WV; son of Eliga Richard and Edna (Puckett)
Neece; due to aneucophplous; no burial information.


Noel Neece

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #628; WV Archive Web Site.
Noell Neece; age 26 days; born 29 Dec 1943 at Excelsior, WV; infant son of Richard and Edna
(Puckett) Neece; died 24 Jan 1944 at Excelsior, WV; due to flu; buried 25 Jan 1944 in Iaeger
Memorial. Roderfield, WV; informant, Noel Neece, Squire, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WVl submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 28 Jul 2012;
Noel Neece; born 20 Dec 1943; died 24 Jan 1944; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Percy Carlisle Clark

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 204B; Image 22 of
33; Family #377/392.
Listed as Percy C. Clark; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Harvey A. Clark.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 158; WV Archives Web Site.
Percy C. Clark; age 21; born in Chesterfield Co, VA; single; miner; living at Roderfield, WV; son of H.A.
and Mattie T.; married on 12 Apr 1919 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Daniels; age 16; born in Pike Co, KY;
single; daughter of S.R. and Dora; Dora Daniels supplied the information.
3. McDowell co, WV; Death Certificate # '59 008087; WV Archives Web Site.
Percy Carlisle Clark; age 59; born 27 Sep 1899 in Richmond, VA; married; miner; living at Welch, WV;
SS# 235-09-5648; son of Harvey and Mattie (Thomas- Bruce) Clark; died 23 Jun 1959 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; from carcinoma of lung; buried 25 Jun 1959 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Walter H. Pack Family; 3 Jun 2013; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Percy Carlisle Clark, Sr; born 27 Sep 1899; died 23 Jun 1959; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN OUR LOVED ONE".


Myrtle Belle Daniels

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Court House District; Williamson; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 261A;
Image 1 of 33; Family #8/8.
Listed as Mertle Daniels; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Samuel R. Daniels.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 158; WV Archives Web Site.
Percy C. Clark; age 21; born in Chesterfield Co, VA; single; miner; living at Roderfield, WV; son of H.A.
and Mattie T.; married on 12 Apr 1919 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Daniels; age 16; born in Pike Co, KY;
single; daughter of S.R. and Dora; Dora Daniels supplied the information.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Cypress View Mausoleum and Crematory; San Diego, San Diego Co, CA;
submitted by Louis Daniels; 15 Mar 2015.
Myrtle Belle Daniels Clark; born 24 Dec 1903; died 9 Jun 1993; buried here; no gravemarker photo shown.


James M. Fuller

1. Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979; LDS Web Site.
James M. Fuller; age 21; son of John and Mary (Aimes) Fuller; married on 10 Oct 1903 in Boyd Co, KY;
Eva Clay; age 16; daughter of John B. and Laura (Higgins) Clay.


Eva Clay

1. Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979; LDS Web Site.
James M. Fuller; age 21; son of John and Mary (Aimes) Fuller; married on 10 Oct 1903 in Boyd Co, KY;
Eva Clay; age 16; daughter of John B. and Laura (Higgins) Clay.


Columbus Clayter

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 87A; Image 39 of 41;
Family #405/409.
Listed as Cloumbus Claytor; age 28; born in VA; black; married; coal miner; head of household.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 28B; Image 30 of 45;
Family #298/300.
Listed as Columbus Claytor; age 37; born in VA; married at 22; Negro; loader in coal mine; head
of household.
3. Mercer Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-350; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Columbus Claytor; age 55; botn in Buchanan Co, VA; living at Widemouth, WV; employed by
American Coal Co at Widemouth, WV; person who will always know address, John Claytor, Coalwood
#6, WV; Negro; 6' 1" tall; 175 lbs; black eyes, black hair; dark brown complexion.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #4784; WV Archives Web Site.
Columbus Claytor; age 48; born 4 Oct 1896 in Buckahanna, VA; widowed; colored; miner; living at
Coalwood, WV; son of John and Nannie (Quarrels) Claytor; died 19 Mar 1944 in Welch, WV; from
congestive heart failure; buried 23 Mar 1944 in Roderfield, WV; informant, John Claytor, Coalwood.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 29 Jun 2012.
Columbus Claytor; born 4 Oct 1896; died 19 Mar 1944; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Norfly Pearl

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 87A; Image 39 of 41;
Family #405/409.
Listed as Norfly Claytor; age 22; born in VA; black; married; in household of husband, Columbus
Clayter.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 28B; Image 30 of 45;
Family #298/300.
Listed as Norfly Claytor; age 40; born in VA; Negro; married at 25; in household of husband, Columbus
Clayter.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11867; WV Archives Web Site.
Norfly Claytor; age 42; born in Montvale, VA; married; colored; wife of Columbus Claytor; living at
Coalwood, WV; daughter of W.M. and Norfly Pearl; died 17 Sep 1939 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
from cardio-renal disease; buried 20 Sep 1939 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Columbus Claytor,
Coalwood, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 29 Jun 2012.
Norfly Pearl Claytor; born in 1897; died 17 Sep 1939; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Norma Lee Clayter

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 87A; Image 39 of 41;
Family #405/409.
Listed as Norma Lee Pearl; age 5; born in VA; in household of father?, Columbus Clayter.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 28B; Image 30 of 45;
Family #298/300.
Listed as Norma L. Claytor; age 15; born in VA; Negro; in household of father, Columbus Clayter.


Roma Clayter

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 28B; Image 30 of 45;
Family #298/300.
Listed as Roma Claytor; age 8; born in VA; Negro; in household of father, Columbus Clayter.


Lena Clayter

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 28B; Image 30 of 45;
Family #298/300.
Listed as Lena Claytor; age 6; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Columbus Clayter.


Cornelius Clayter

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 28B; Image 30 of 45;
Family #298/300.
Listed as Cornelius Claytor; age 5; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Columbus Clayter.


Lee Pearl

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 87A; Image 39 of 41;
Family #405/409.
Listed as Lee Pearl; age 21; born in VA; married; black; driver in coal mine; in household of brother-in-law,
Columbus Clayter, with wife Susie Pearl.


Susie

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 87A; Image 39 of 41;
Family #405/409.
Listed as Susie Pearl; age 17; born in VA; married; black; in household of brother-in-law, Columbus Clayter,
with husband, Lee Pearl.


William Clayter

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 87A; Image 39 of 41;
Family #405/409.
Listed as William Pearl; age 2 yrs, 8 mons; born in VA; in household of father?, Columbus Clayter.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 28B; Image 30 of 45;
Family #298/300.
Listed as William Claytor; age 11; born in VA; Negro; in household of father, Columbus Clayter.
3. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1942); Page 23; Line #29; WV Archives Web Site.
William Claytor; age 24; born in Montvale, VA; single; colored; living at Widemouth, WV; married
on 3 Jul 1942 at Princeton, WV; Helen Elaine Smith; age 19; born at Williamson, WV; single; colored;
living at Giatto, WV.


Helen Elaine Smith

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1942); Page 23; Line #29; WV Archives Web Site.
William Claytor; age 24; born in Montvale, VA; single; colored; living at Widemouth, WV; married
on 3 Jul 1942 at Princeton, WV; Helen Elaine Smith; age 19; born at Williamson, WV; single; colored;
living at Giatto, WV.


Beaty Eugene Clemins Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 7B; Image
14 of 26; Family #127/140.
Listed as Beta E. Clemens; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Charles B. Clemins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 407; WV Archives Web Site.
Beaty Eugene Clemins; age 20; born in Anawalt, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on
22 Mar 1943 in Capels, WV; Helen Fletcher; age 18; born in War, WV; single; living in Havaco, WV;
with consent of Judge of Superior Court and Lettie E. Clemins, mother of Beaty Eugene Clemins
and Wallace Fletcher, father of Helen Fletcher.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 21 Feb 2019.
"Son of Charles Beaty Clemins (1883-1948) and Lettie E. Simpson-Clemins (1901-Deceased).

"Brother of Archie David Clemins (1925-1926), Charles Dailey "Harvey" Clemins (1926-1948), Dave M. Clemins (1929-1929), Anderson Mayo Clemins (B. 1930), Carl "Pinto" Clemins (1932-1989), Mary Virginia Clemins-Sabo-Davis (B. 1936), and Glenna Earn Clemins-Mahaffey-Kerns (B. 1940).

"Married to Helen Fletcher-Clemins-Cleary (1924-1987) on March 22, 1943 in Capels, McDowell County, WV (per WV Marriage License Register, McDowell County, WV, 1943, Page 407, Application Date: March 22, 1943).

"Father of Wallace "Gene" Clemins (1944-2012).

"Also married to Gaynell Smith-Clemins (1926-1999).

"Father of Unnamed Boy Clemins (1949-1949), Betty Clemins-Mitchem (Deceased), Roger Lee Clemins (1955-1998), Beaty Eugene Clemins Jr. (1958-1958), Unnamed Boy Twin #1 Clemins (1963-1963), Unnamed Boy Twin #2 (1963-1963), Virgil Lee Clemins (1965-1965), Orving Clemins, Charles Beaty Clemin, Barbara Clemins-Burk, Norma Clemins-Wardrum, Kizzy Clemins, and Devin Clemins.

"SOURCE: Bluefield Daily Telegraph; Bluefield, WV; Tuesday, November 29, 1983; Page 3."


Gaynell Smith

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 22 Feb 2019.
" Gaynell Smith Clemins
Birth 16 May 1926
War, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 6 Nov 1999 (aged 73)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Norwood Cemetery
Kimball, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"Gaynell Smith-Clemins, 73, of Northfork, McDowell County, died Saturday, November 6, 1999 at Welch Emergency Hospital after a long illness. She was a member of the Old Fashion Full Gospel Church, Northfork, a homemaker and resident of McDowell County most of her life.

"Born May 16, 1926 at War, she was the daughter of the late Charles Smith (Deceased) and Dixie Dash-Smith (Deceased). She was preceded in death by her husband, Beaty Eugene Clemins Sr. (1923-1983); sons, Unnamed Boy Clemins (1949-1949), Roger Lee Clemins (1955-1998), Beaty Eugene Clemins Jr. (1958-1958), Unnamed Boy Twin #1 Clemins (1963-1963), Unnamed Boy Twin #2 (1963-1963), Virgil Lee Clemins (1965-1965); and one daughter, Betty Mitchem (Died in 1993).

"Survivors include four daughters, Barbara Clemins-Burks and husband Paul Burks of Martinsville VA; Norma Clemins of Cleveland OH, Kizzy Clemins of Welch, and Devin Clemins of Welch; two sons, Orving Clemins & wife Diane Clemins of Charlottesville VA, and Charles Clemins of Cleveland OH; two brothers, Charles Smith of War and Orving Smith of Orlando FL; thirteen grandchildren and eight great- grandchildren.

"Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at noon at Bennett-Widener Funeral Home Chapel in Northfork with the Rev. Harold Simpson and the Rev. Shirley Simpson officiating. Burial will follow at Norwood Cemetery in Kimball. Friends may call Wednesday from 11 a.m. until the hour of the service. Friends of the family will serve as pallbearers."


Baby Boy Clemins

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by kenneth bowen; 3 Aug 2012.
" Baby Boy Clemins
Birth 18 Jan 1949
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 18 Jan 1949
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
New Belcher Mountain Community Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "


Beaty Eugene Clemins Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 005121; WV Archves Web Site.
Beaty Eugene Clemins, Jr; born and died 23 Apr 1958 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV;
son of Beaty Eugene and GayNell (Smith) Clemins; premature birth; buried 25 Apr 1958
in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
2.FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 1 Aug 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Beaty Eugene Clemins, Jr; born and died 23 Apr 1958; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Baby Boy Clemins

1.FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by kenneth bowen; 2 Aug 2012.
" Infant Boy Clemins
Birth 21 Jul 1963
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 22 Jul 1963 (aged 1 day)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
New Belcher Mountain Community Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"Twin #1 Son of Beaty Eugene Clemins and Gaynell Smith."


Baby Boy Clemins

1.FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by kenneth bowen; 2 Aug 2012.
" Infant Boy Clemins
Birth 21 Jul 1963
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 22 Jul 1963 (aged 1 day)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
New Belcher Mountain Community Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"Twin #2 Son of Beaty Eugene Clemins and Gaynell Smith."


Virgil Lee Clemins

1.FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by kenneth bowen; 31 Jul 2012.
" Virgil Lee Clemins
Birth 19 Mar 1965
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 19 Mar 1965
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
New Belcher Mountain Community Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA"