McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Everett H. Tankersley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Everett Tankersley; born 1 Feb 1897 in Goodwell, WV; living in Crumpler, WV; son of Chester and
Minnie Tankersley; married on 25 Jun 1937 in Welch, WV; Eulah Otey; born 6 Mar 1902 in Pulaski
Co, VA; living at Crumpler, WV; daughter of Lydia and Thomas (sic? parents ??)
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; E.D. 24-53; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page
991A; Image 11 of 62; Household #86.
Listed as Everett Tankersley; age 43; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; trackman in coal mine; head of household.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Judy Llamas; 23 May 2011.
" Everett H. Tankersley
Birth 1897
Death 1957 (aged 59–60)
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA "


Eula B. Otey

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newburn District; Newbern; taken 22 Apr 1910; Page 87B; Image 29
of 31; Family #21/21.
Listed as Eula Otey; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Leonard C. Otey.
2.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken 2/3 Jan 1920; Page 188B;
Image 2 of 50; Family #16/17.
Listed as Eula B. Otey; age 18; born in VA; single; in household of father, Leonard C. Otey.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken 21 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image
37 of 56; Family #37/38.
Listed as Eula Otey; age 28; born in VA; single; in household of father, Leonard C. Otey.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Everett Tankersley; born 1 Feb 1897 in Goodwell, WV; living in Crumpler, WV; son of Chester and
Minnie Tankersley; married on 25 Jun 1937 in Welch, WV; Eulah Otey; born 6 Mar 1902 in Pulaski
Co, VA; living at Crumpler, WV; daughter of Lydia and Thomas (sic? parents ??)
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; E.D. 24-53; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page
991A; Image 11 of 62; Household #86.
Listed as Eula Tankersley; age 38; born in VA; married; 9th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Everett Tankersley.
6. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Eula O Tankersley
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 22 Mar 1901
Death Date: 12 Dec 1995
Claim Date: 19 Oct 1967
SSN: 236822278"
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Judy Llamas; 23 May 2011.
" Eula O. Tankersley
Birth 1901
Death 1995 (aged 93–94)
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA "


William Tankersley

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; E.D. 24-53; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page
991A; Image 11 of 62; Household #86.
Listed as William Tankersley; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Everett H. Tankersley.


Olla Wave Shumate

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Olla Wave Poe, 88, of Iaeger, WV, died Saturday, July 22, 2017, in the Loving Hands Nursing Home in Bluefield, WV. Olla was born September 15, 1928, in Kolner Rock, VA, a daughter of James Fielden and Ethel Alma Waddell Shumate. She was a retired McDowell County school teacher. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband R.E. (Sonny) Poe, a granddaughter, Melody Daniel, and one sister, Lola Blankenship. Survivors include one daughter, Sandra Daniel of Maryville, TN, and a great niece, Veronica Helmandollar of Lerona, WV and many other extended family members and friends. Family and friends will assemble at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell, WV, for the graveside service and interment...."


James Luther Lester

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 12/14/15 Jan 1920, Page 207B, Family #69.
Listed as James L. Lester, age 4 yrs 3 months, born in WV, in household of father, William Lester.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 5 Apr 1930, Page 76A, Family #77.
Listed as Luther Lester, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, William Lester.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 166; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Lester; age 31; born and living in Baiysville, WV; single; son of Willie and Elsie Lester;
married on 7 Mar 1948 at Baileysville, WV; Ruby Adams; age 21; born in Windom, WV;
single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Hubert and Nellie Adams.


Ruby Adams

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 166; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Lester; age 31; born and living in Baiysville, WV; single; son of Willie and Elsie Lester;
married on 7 Mar 1948 at Baileysville, WV; Ruby Adams; age 21; born in Windom, WV;
single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Hubert and Nellie Adams.


Geraldine Allen

1. Boone Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 106; WV Archives Web Site.
Harley Clyde Workman; age 21; born 1 May 1943 at Clothier, WV; living at Clothier, WV; son of
Arville Anderson and Oma Workman; married on 18 May 1964 at Uneeda, WV; Geraldine Allen;
age 18; born 18 Feb 1946 (sic, differs from obit) at Iaeger, WV; living at Clothier, WV; with consent
"by the living parent of Geraldine Allen".
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Geraldine Church, 68, of Newton, NC, formerly of McDowell County, died Saturday, July 22, 2017, in Newton, NC, following a long illness. Geraldine was born November 3, 1948, in Paynesville, WV, a daughter of the late Shurles and Georgia Stacy Allen. She was a home maker and a member of the Church of God. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, Harley Workman; second husband, Jerry Church, and a daughter Darlene Workman. Survivors include four daughters, Arlene Baker and Tammy Rose both of Montcalm, WV, Velda Collins of Conover, NC, and Donna Kaylor of Newton, NC; one son, Harlen Workman of Bluewell, WV; one brother, Roger Allen of Oceana, WV; two sisters, Arleen Kaylor (sic, Adeline Taylor) of Welch, WV, and Audrey Alderman of Galax, VA; and ten grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at 11 o’clock with Pastor Joe Bill Profitt and Pastor Joey Proffitt officiating at the Crystal Block Church of God in Whitewood, VA. Burial will follow in the Preston Mullins Cemetery on Stateline Ridge near Paynesville, WV...."


David "Bud" Acord

1. Evans-Calfee Funeral Services; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit,
"David “Bud” Acord, 68, of Mill Creek, passed away Friday March 3, 2017 at his home, following a courageous battle with cancer.

"Born November 8, 1948, he was the son of the late James D. and Lurlene Adkins Acord.

"Bud loved to spend time in the woods hunting deer and turkey. He could always be found on the farm herding cattle or baling hay.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by six brothers, Danny, Dallas, Spunk, Aldie, Jimmy and Norman.

"Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife Kadie; sons Gary Acord, David “Porkie” Acord, Cody Acord and his wife Natasha, and Tommy Acord, all of Mill Creek; sisters, Reva Walls of Beckley, Joan Acord of TN, and Janet Calloway of Beckley; brothers, Rick Adkins and his wife Norma of SC, Keith Acord and his wife, Donna, of Lynco, Chris Acord and his wife Lora of Lynco, Mark Acord and his wife Claudia, of Whitesville, Timmy Acord, Mike Acord, Kenny Acord all of Oceana and Larry Presley and his wife Tonya, of Mullens; grandchildren, Justin Acord, Haley Acord, Zayden Acord and Gunner Acord.

"A celebration of Bud’s Life will be held at 2pm Tuesday March 7, 2017 at the Pentecostal House of Prayer in Lynco, with Brother Firg Profitt and Brother Larry Morgan officiating...."


Kadie Lou Cline

1. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Kadie Lou Acord, 64, of Clear Fork, passed away Friday May 10, 2019 at her home. Born March 18, 1955 in Welch, she was the daughter of the late Acie Arden Cline and Irene Frances Blankenship Cline.

"Kadie was a member of the Pentecostal House of Prayer in Lynco. She enjoyed sewing, quilting and making candy. Her favorite past time was spending time with her family.

"She was preceded in death by her husband, David “Bud” Acord, and a brother Norman Cline.

"Those left to cherish her memory are her sons, Gary Acord, David “Porkie” Acord, Cody Acord and his wife Natasha, and Tommy Acord; grandchildren, Justin, Haley, Zayden and Gunner; great-grandchildren, Jazmine, Bryson, Bella, and Baby Newsome; her brother, Lucky Cline; her sisters, Dora Goodman and Arlene Lopez; her step-mother Wilma Cline; and her very special companion, Carl Jordan."


Jonah Adams

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Wamplerg; 12 Jan 2017.
" Jonah Adams
Birth Feb 1863
Death 15 Nov 1930 (aged 67)
Burial
Adams Chapel Cemetery
Castlewood, Russell County, Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"onah Adams

"Age at Death 61
Birth Date Feb 1863
Death Date 15 Nov 1930
Death Place Wise, VA
Father Joel Adams
Mother Lisesu Williams
Spouse: Martha E. JOhnson
Spouse: Mary Lewis

"children with Martha:
Nancy L F Adams 1887
Joel C B Adams 1889
Sarah C E Adams 1890
John R A A Adams 1892
Lonno W Adams 1894

"child with Mary Lewis:
Verna"