McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Luther Tackett

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1921); Page 43; Line 20; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Tackett; age 24; born in WV; single; living at Bluestone Junction, WV; married on 3 Nov 1921
at Princeton, WV; Bernice Chambers; age 17; born in TN; single; living at Juverna, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Luther W. Tackett; born 5 May 1897; died 5 Jul 1978; buried here; double headstone photo shown with
wife, M. Bernice Chambers Tackett; "TIS LOVE THAT CALLS US HOME AT CLOSE OF DAY"


M. Bernice Chambers

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1921); Page 43; Line 20; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Tackett; age 24; born in WV; single; living at Bluestone Junction, WV; married on 3 Nov 1921
at Princeton, WV; Bernice Chambers; age 17; born in TN; single; living at Juverna, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
M. Bernice Tackett; born 27 Sep 1903; died 4 Jun 1989; buried here; double headstone photo shown with
husband, Luther Tackett; "TIS LOVE THAT CALLS US HOME AT CLOSE OF DAY"


William C. "Bill" Bowman

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #12714; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William C. Bowman; age 18; born in Welch, WV; single; serving in US Air Force; living at Raysal, WV;
son of Wimm H. and Hellen (Murray) Bowman; married on 19 May 1962 in Lebanon, VA; Martha Blankenship;
age 18; born and living in Bradshaw, WV; single; daughter of Ira and Cora (Maloney) Blankenship.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Also Known As William E Bowman
Residence Date 13 Nov 2000
Residence Place Bradshaw, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 08 Jul 1943
Address Bradshaw, West Virginia 24817
Address Date 13 Nov 2000
2nd Address Bradshaw, West Virginia 24817
2nd Address Date 31 Dec 1996
3rd Address Bradshaw, West Virginia 24817
3rd Address Date 01 Nov 1984-01 Jan 1998
Possible Relatives Martha L Bowman, Veronica K Bowman
Record Number 171296161"


Martha Lou Blankenship

1. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Ira Blankenship" article, page 102.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #12714; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William C. Bowman; age 18; born in Welch, WV; single; serving in US Air Force; living at Raysal, WV;
son of Wimm H. and Hellen (Murray) Bowman; married on 19 May 1962 in Lebanon, VA; Martha Blankenship;
age 18; born and living in Bradshaw, WV; single; daughter of Ira and Cora (Maloney) Blankenship.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Martha Lou Blankenship Bowman, 73, of Bradshaw, WV, passed away Saturday, October 28 , 2017, in the McDowell Nursing And Rehabilitation Center at Gary, WV, following a long illness. Martha was born March 23, 1944 in Bradshaw, WV, a daughter of the late Ira "Fats" And Cora Maloney Blankenship. She was a retired Teacher Aide of the McDowell County Board of Education. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed sewing, doing puzzles and cooking Sunday dinner for her family; she was of the Pentecostal faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Crockett Blankenship. Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Bill Bowman of the home; three sons, William Todd Bowman and wife Veronica of Bradshaw, WV, Robert K. "Bobby" Bowman and wife Debbie of Welch, WV, and Patrick Allen Bowman and companion Verna Barnett of Raysal, WV; one granddaughter, Ashley Bowman of Bradshaw, WV; one brother, John H. Blankenship of Bradshaw, WV; and a special friend and room mate, Linda Nance of the McDowell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Gary, WV. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at 11 o’clock with Reverend Carolyn Bishop officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Riffe Cemetery on Atwell Mountain near Atwell, WV. ..."


Gilbert Cook

1. 1940 Census, Boone Co, WV; Crook District; Barrett; E.D. 3-2; taken on 9 Apr 1940; Page 30B;
Image 30 of 42; Household #238.
Listed as Gilbert Cook; age 19; born in WV; 3rd grade education; laborer for lumber company;
in household of brother, Ray Cook.
2. Boone Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 472; WV Archives Web Site.
Gilbert Cook; age 26; born 28 Dec 1918 at Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, WV; living at Bald Knob, WV;
son of Albert and Lucinda Cook; married on 18 May 1944 in Madison, WV; Imogene Pauley; age 16;
born 25 Oct 1927 in Wharton, WV; ; living at Bald Knob, WV; daughter of Amos and Relma Pauley.


Imogene Pauley

1. Boone Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 472; WV Archives Web Site.
Gilbert Cook; age 26; born 28 Dec 1918 at Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, WV; living at Bald Knob, WV;
son of Albert and Lucinda Cook; married on 18 May 1944 in Madison, WV; Imogene Pauley; age 16;
born 25 Oct 1927 in Wharton, WV; ; living at Bald Knob, WV; daughter of Amos and Relma Pauley.


Luther Boyd Chaffin

1. 1930 Census, Dickenson Co, VA; Ervinton District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 12 of 28;
Family #103/103.
Listed as Luther C. Chafin; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, Joseph Chaffin.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 57; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Chafin; age 28; born in VA; single; living at Marytown, WV; married on 21 Oct 1944 at Welch,
WV; Ruby Green; age 17; born at Capels, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; with consent of Julia
Thomson, mother of Ruby Green.


Ruby Marie Green

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 57; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Chafin; age 28; born in VA; single; living at Marytown, WV; married on 21 Oct 1944 at Welch,
WV; Ruby Green; age 17; born at Capels, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; with consent of Julia
Thomson, mother of Ruby Green.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ruby Marie Greene
[Ruby Marie Chafin]
[Ruby Chafin]
[Ruby Marie Green]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 14 Apr 1927
Birth Place: Capels McDow, West Virginia
[Capels, West Virginia]
Death Date: 20 Nov 2000
Father: Daniel Green
Mother: Juda Mullins
SSN: 234386260
Notes: Mar 1943: Name listed as RUBY MARIE GREENE; 05 Sep 1984: Name listed as RUBY MARIE CHAFIN; 28 Nov 2000: Name listed as RUBY M CHAFIN"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ruby M. Chafin
SSN: 234-38-6260
Last Residence:
24881 Roderfield, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 14 Apr 1927
Died: 20 Nov 2000
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"


Christopher Kirk Mayberry

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 116; Line #33; WV Archives Web Site.
Kirk Mayberry; age 23; born in WV; single; miner; living at Lundale, WV; son of Ellis and Martha
(Yates) Mayberry; married on 29 Aug 1925 in Robinette, WV; Zola Mathney; age 18; born in WV;
single; living at Lundale, WV; daughter of John and Victoria (Green) Matney.


Zola Matney

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 116; Line #33; WV Archives Web Site.
Kirk Mayberry; age 23; born in WV; single; miner; living at Lundale, WV; son of Ellis and Martha
(Yates) Mayberry; married on 29 Aug 1925 in Robinette, WV; Zola Mathney; age 18; born in WV;
single; living at Lundale, WV; daughter of John and Victoria (Green) Matney.


Darlene Faye Brewster

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Darlene Faye (Brewster) Pierce, 64, of War went to be with the Lord unexpectedly at Bluefield Regional Medical Center on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 in the presence of her family.
"Darlene was born October 27, 1951 to the late Dovie and Daniel Brewster of Newhall. She graduated from Big Creek High School with the class of 1970. She was affiliated with the True Church of God in Newhall. She worked as a clerk in War for many years. Her friendly manner and gift of conversation engaged customers easily. Most recently she was a devoted homemaker and loving caretaker for her mother. Darlene was a kind and helpful friend who never met a stranger. She was a precious asset to the family and will be missed greatly.
"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by brothers Lonnie Brewster, Hershel Brewster, and Buddy Brewster; sisters Kathern and Greta; and sister-in-law Jewell Click
"She is survived by her husband, Hershel Pierce, and her daughter Elishia of the home. Additional survivors include her brother Wayne Brewster and wife Wanda of NC; five sisters, Sandy Ledford and husband Wilson, Joyce Smith, Norma Goble and husband George all of North Carolina, Joann White of Georgia and Jeanette Winterrowd of Florida; sisters-in-law Mavis Brewster and Jeff Addair of Gary, and Brenda Nevi and husband Thomas of War; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews; and John Robert Turner, a special friend of the family. Aunt Darlene was honorary Grammy to Little Miss Dovie Miller of NC.
" Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 25th at the Berwind Revival Center in Berwind with the Reverend Ralph Brewster, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the family plot of the Big Creek Hollow Cemetery...".


Larry D. Lawson

1. US Public Records Index, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Larry Lawson
Residence Date 01 May 1997
Residence Place Anawalt, West Virginia, United States
Phone Number ..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 01 May 1997
Address 313 Coke
Address Continued Anawalt, West Virginia 24808
2nd Address 313 Coke Rd
2nd Address Continued Anawalt, West Virginia 24808
2nd Address Date 01 Aug 1995-01 Jan 1997
Possible Relatives Charlynn Lawson..."
2. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Larry D Lawson
Also Known As Larry C Lawson
Residence Date 13 Nov 2000
Residence Place Thorpe, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 09 Feb 1957
Phone Number..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Jan 2009
Address 116 116 Rr 22
Address Continued Thorpe, West Virginia 24888
Address Date 13 Nov 2000
2nd Address 144 PO Box
2nd Address Continued Pageton, West Virginia 24871
2nd Address Date 01 Feb 1993-01 Jan 2009
3rd Address 22 PO Box
3rd Address Continued Thorpe, West Virginia 24888
3rd Address Date 01 Aug 1992-01 Jan 1998..."


Charlynn J. Kish

1. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Charlyn Lawson
Also Known As Charlynnlawson J Lawson
2nd Also Known As Name Charlynn Jane Lawson
Residence Date 01 Feb 1993-25 Mar 2008
Residence Place Pageton, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 20 May 1955
Phone Number..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 25 Mar 2008
Address 144 PO Box
Address Continued Pageton, West Virginia 24871
Address Date 01 Feb 1993-25 Mar 2008
2nd Address 22 PO Box
2nd Address Continued Thorpe, West Virginia 24888
2nd Address Date 01 Nov 1984-01 Jan 1998..."
2. Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site
"Age 47
Given Name Charlynn
Middle Name J
Surname Lawson
Birth Date 20 May 1955
State West Virginia
Last Place of Residence West Virginia
Previous Residence Postal Code 24871
Event Date 02 Dec 2002..."


Leah Victoria Lawson

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Welch, McDowell Co, WV; Posted Obit.
"Leah Victoria LawsonYour wings were ready, but my heart was not. "Loving my girls is what I do best" Dad Leah Victoria Lawson, 22, of Princeton WV, passed away, Saturday, April 16, 2016 IN Welch WV. Born September 28, 1993, in Princeton WV, she was the only child of Larry, and the late Charlynn Kish Lawson, she was their greatest joy in life. She resided with the love of her life, her four year old daughter, Leighara McKell Lawson. Leah, was a 2011 graduate of Mount View High School, and a 2014 LPN graduate from the McDowell County Career and Technical Center. She was employed at the Maples in Bluefield, WV.In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by, her grandmothers, Vicki Kish and Leola Lawson, and her uncle, Jeff Kish.In addition to her daughter, she will be lovingly remembered by her dad, Larry Lawson and fiancé Martha Lewis, of Pageton WV, her grandfathers, Sonny Lawson of Gary WV, and Julius Kish of Bluefield WV, her Best Friend, who was more like a sister, Traci Walters. She will be sadly missed by Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, and friends. When you think of Leah, please remember her as she was, "wide open and not but 2 cares in the world... Leighara and her Dad."Funeral services to celebrate the life of Leah Lawson will be held at 11 A.M., Friday, April 22, 2016 from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch with Pastor Donald Farmer III officiating; burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton WV. Friends may call, Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 6 P.M. to 9 P.M. at the Fanning Funeral Home in Welch WV..."