Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Johnny Mack Lester

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Johnny Mack Lester, 65, of Grundy, VA, passed away Sunday, July 5, 2020 in Bristol Regional Medical Center.

"Johnny was born August 21, 1954, in Paynesville, WV, a son of the late Earl Lester and Beulah McClanahan Lester. He was a heavy equipment operator and was a loving father and grandfather. He was a professional musician and had a strong sense of Humor; he played in various bands, including Caiged Angel.

"In addition to his parents Johnny was preceded in death by a daughter, Miranda Lester; and several brothers and sisters: Ronnie Lester, Donita Brewer, Phyllis Frost, Jennifer Lester, Freddie Lester, and Henry Lester.

"Survivors include one daughter, Rachel Lester of Bandy, VA; grandchildren, Kaylee Coburn of Bandy, VA, and Acacia and Jessie Lester of Paynesville, WV; one brother, Billy Lester of Paynesville, WV, and one sister Loretta Sweeney of Boone, North Carolina.

"Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 1 o’clock with Pastor Hobert Kennedy officiating at the Crossview Church of Christ on Stateline Ridge near Paynesville, WV. Burial will follow in the Lester Cemetery at Paynesville. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

"Friends may visit with the family Tuesday evening, July 7, 2020 after 6 p.m. at the Crossview Church of Christ. Evening services will be held at 7 p.m.

"Services will be held in accordance with Covid-19 guidelines, mask are to be worn by all attending and social distancing is to be practiced.

" Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV, is assisting the family.

"Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com."


Sandra Marahlee Brown

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Johnny F. Dawson"; Article; Page 137; submitted by Helen Dawson, Box 367,
Bradshaw, WV.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Sandra M brown
Also Known As: Sandra M Dawson
2nd Also Known As Name: Sandy Lester
3rd Also Known As Name: Sandra Marahlee Lester
Event Date: 02 Jan 2008
Event Place: Caretta, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date: 04 Dec 1968...

"Possible Relitives: Johnny Mack Lester Or Johnny M. Lester..."
3. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sandra M Dawson
Address: PO Box 114, Newhall, WV , 24866-0114 (1993)"


Emmaline Cox

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 369; WV Archives Web Site.
John Rakes; age 30; born in VA; single; living at Wolf Pen, WV; son of J.W. and Elizabeth Rakes;
was issued a license to marry on 15 Oct 1948 in Wyoming Co, WV; Emmaline Cox; age 21; born in
Gary; WV; single; living in Marianna, WV; daughter of Charlie and Lillie Cox; no return by a minister.
2. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emmaline Cox
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 16
Birth Year: abt 1933
Marriage Date: 13 Jun 1949
Marriage Place: Alleghany, North Carolina, USA
Spouse: John Raker
Spouse Gender: Male
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 48
Event Type: Marriage "
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by larry eanes; 5 Nov 2016.
" Emmaline Cox Sigmon
Birth 2 Aug 1933
Death 5 Nov 2016 (aged 83)
Burial
Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery
Franklin County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 172263692"

Additional Information Posted:
"Emmaline Cox Sigmon, 83, of Callaway was born August 2, 1933 in Roanoke Co. Va. and went home to be with her Lord on November 5, 2016. She was preceded in death by her first husband, John Rakes. Surviving are her husband, Bobby Ray Sigmon; daughter, Libby Wimmer (Vernon); daughter, Donna Hodges (Jerry); son, Mike Sigmon (Marie); 16 grandchildren; sister, Agnes Sexton. She co-founded Heavenly Manna Food Bank and worked there for 15 years. She was a member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Church cemetery."


Hubert Baber Hamilton

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hubert B. Hamilton
Gender: Male
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Age: 22
Birth Date: 1906
Birth Place: Bland Co., VA
Marriage Date: 23 Dec 1928
Marriage Place: Bland County, Virginia
Father: S.H. Hamilton
Mother: Ada Chewning
Spouse: Argie Clark
FHL Film Number: 30630
Reference ID: Reg. of Marr., P. 77"
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hubert B Hamilton
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 34
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 9 Mar 1906
Birth Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Residence Place: North Fork, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: North Fork, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: A R Thompson
Weight: 176
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 9
Next of Kin: Angie Dare Hamilton
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Hubert B Hamilton Self (Head)
Angie Dare Hamilton Wife"
3. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hubert B. Hamilton
Birth Date: 9 Mar 1906
Birth Place: Virginia
Death Date: 3 Dec 1967
Death Place: Mullens, Wyoming, West Virginia
Burial Date: 6 Dec 1967
Cemetery Name: Lusk Cemetery
Death Age: 61
Occupation: Lumber
Race: White
Marital status: Married
Gender: Male
Residence: Pineville, West Virginia
Father Name: Samuel Hamilton
Mother Name: Ada Chewning
FHL Film Number: 597574"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by THE BONZ; 21 Aug 2004.
" Hubert B. Hamilton
Birth 9 Mar 1906
Death 3 Dec 1967 (aged 61)
Burial
Lusk Cemetery
Herndon Heights, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 9348399 "


Argie Dare Clark

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Argie Clark
Gender: Female
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Age: 16
Birth Date: 1912
Birth Place: Bland Co., VA
Marriage Date: 23 Dec 1928
Marriage Place: Bland County, Virginia
Father: Meek Clark
Mother: Della Morris
Spouse: Hubert B. Hamilton
FHL Film Number: 30630
Reference ID: Reg. of Marr., P. 77"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by THE BONZ; 21 Aug 2004.
" Argie Dare Hamilton
Birth 25 Oct 1912
Death 28 Mar 1979 (aged 66)
Burial
Lusk Cemetery
Herndon Heights, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 9348390"


Rodney Hamilton

1. U.S. Phone and Address Directories, 1993-2002; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Rodney Hamilton
Residence Years: 1996-2002
Address: Indian Creek
Residence Place: Pineville, West Virginia, USA
Zip Code: 24874
Phone Number: 304-732-8199"


Gethie Bolen

1. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gethie Bolen
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 26
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 6 Aug 1914
Birth Place: Bolyn, Kentucky, USA
Residence Place: Caretta, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Caretta, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Jacob's Fork Pocahontas Coal Co
Weight: 170
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 9
Next of Kin: Rosa Bolen
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Gethie Bolen Self (Head)
Rosa Bolen Wife"
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #77-009479; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Gethie Bolen; age 62; born 6 Aug 1914 in KY; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 2nd grade
education; living at Berwind, WV; son of S.B. and Tempie (South) Bolen; married on 4 Mar 1977 in
the Lebanon Memorial United Methodist Church, Lebanon, VA; Bessie Marie Bolen; maiden name
Keene; age 43; bor 8 Apr 1933 in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade
education; living at Berwind, WV; daughter of Harper and Martha (Lester) Keene.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #80-014991; Ancestry,com Website.
Gethie Bolen; age 65; born 6 Aug 1914 in KY; divorced; this is his 5th marriage; last marriage ended
7 Jun 1968; 2nd grade education; living at General delivery, Berwind, WV; son of James S. and
Tempie Jane (Mills) Bolen; married on 18 Apr 1980 in Lebanon, VA; Lucy Louise Hicks; age 19; born
12 Jun 1961 in Welch, WV; this is her 1st marriage; 8th grade education; living at General Delivery,
War, WV; daughter of Perry Gene and Shirley Ann (Rose) Hicks.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gethie Bolen
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 6 Aug 1914
Birth Place: Bolen, Kentucky
[Bolen|]
Death Date: 29 Nov 2005
Claim Date: 3 May 1973
Father: James S Bolen
Mother: Tempie J Mills
SSN: 235057307
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Notes: 05 Mar 1991: Name listed as GETHIE BOLEN"
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Johnny Wogoman; 10 Jul 2011.
" Gethie Bolen
Birth 6 Aug 1914
Death 29 Nov 2005 (aged 91)
Burial
Noah Bolen Cemetery
Knott County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 73170380"


Bessie Marie Keene

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #77-009479; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Gethie Bolen; age 62; born 6 Aug 1914 in KY; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 2nd grade
education; living at Berwind, WV; son of S.B. and Tempie (South) Bolen; married on 4 Mar 1977 in
the Lebanon Memorial United Methodist Church, Lebanon, VA; Bessie Marie Bolen; maiden name
Keene; age 43; bor 8 Apr 1933 in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade
education; living at Berwind, WV; daughter of Harper and Martha (Lester) Keene.


James Lee "Jimmy" Lockhart

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name James E Lockhart
Also Known As James Lee Lockhart
2nd Also Known As Name James M Lockhart
Residence Date 01 Jun 2003
Residence Place Panther, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 14 Jan 1959
Phone Number..."
"Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Jun 2005
Address HC 63
Address Continued Panther, West Virginia 24872
Address Date 01 Jun 2003
2nd Address 382 PO Box
2nd Address Continued Panther, West Virginia 24872
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1996
3rd Address 318 PO Box
3rd Address Continued Panther, West Virginia 24872
3rd Address Date 01 Jul 1987-18 Jul 2001..."


Lisha Lynn

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Lisha E Lockhart
Also Known As Lisha Lynn Lockhart
Residence Date 01 Jan 1998
Residence Place Panther, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 11 Jan 1962
Phone Number..."
"Phone Number Recorded Date 13 Nov 2000
Address 171 PO Box
Address Continued Panther, West Virginia 24872
Address Date 01 Jan 1998
2nd Address 459 PO Box
2nd Address Continued Panther, West Virginia 24872
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1991-01 Nov 2000
3rd Address 196 PO Box
3rd Address Continued Panther, West Virginia 24872
3rd Address Date 01 Dec 1989-13 Nov 2000


Dorothy Watts

1. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Dorothy Watts Wykle, 70, of Crany, passed away Tuesday March 17, 2020 surrounded by her loving family.

"Born May 22, 1949 in Welch she was the daughter of the late Everette and Carrie Lester Watts.

"Dorothy was a member of the Crany Missionary Baptist Church where she was active in the Ladies Aide. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

"She was preceded in death by her husband, Teddy Wykle Sr., two brothers, Robert and Frank and her sister, Marie.

"Those left to cherish her memory are her children, Teddy Wykle Jr. and his wife, Donna of Midlothian, VA, Scott Wykle of Crany and Carlie Hill and her husband, Frank of Crany; grandchildren, Aron, Noel, Dustin, Adriana, Randall, Kyle, Samantha and Whitney; great- grandchildren, Daphne, Myles, Audrey, Paisley, Preston and Olivia; brother, Everette “Squeak” Watts; and sister, Roberta Herman.

"**Due to current environmental conditions, those wishing to pay their respects in person need to exercise caution and consider the health of other family members before deciding to attend. Our online condolence service is always available on this website." (COVID-19 pandemic)