McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Okey Mullins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 26 Apr 1930; Page 119A; Image 60 of
62; Family #575/597.
Listed as Okey Mullins; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Isaac F. Mullins.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; taken 10 May 1940; Page 137A; Image
55 of 64; Household #444.
Listed as Okey Mullins; age 17; born in WV; single; 1 yr HS education; attending school; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; helps on farm; in household of father, Isaac F. Mullins.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 451; WV Archives Web Site.
Okey Mullens; age 30; born in Otsego, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; son of I.F. and N.I. Mullens;
married on 14 Aug 1953 at Windom, WV; Eva Smith; age 19; born in Derby, VA; divorced; living at
Pineville, WV; daughter of Joe and Pearl Smith.


Eva June Smith

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 447; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy J. Miller; age 23; born in Raleigh Co, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; son of
Okey and Gladys Miller; married on 31 Dec 1948 at Pineville, WV; Eva June Smith; age
19; born in VA; single; living in Wyoming, WV; daughter of Joe and Pearl Smith.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 451; WV Archives Web Site.
Okey Mullens; age 30; born in Otsego, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; son of I.F. and N.I. Mullens;
married on 14 Aug 1953 at Windom, WV; Eva Smith; age 19; born in Derby, VA; divorced; living at
Pineville, WV; daughter of Joe and Pearl Smith.


Jerry Franklin Hardee

1. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Jerry Franklin Hardee, 55, of Mullens, entered Heaven’s gates on Thursday, April 11, 2019 during a heart cath.

"Born August 25, 1963 in Chapel Hill, NC to the late Isaac “Buddy” Hardee and Marie Campbell Hardee.

"Jerry was currently employed at the Raleigh Center in Daniels. Previously employed at Appalachian Hospital and Heartland of Beckley.

"Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Danessa Cantley Hardee that was his best friend and soulmate; one son, Zach Hardee of Crab Orchard; daughters, Courtney Johnson of NC, Maggie Hardee of Princewick, and Emma Hardee at home; Jerry was Pawpaw to Olivia Strickland of Ohio; foster dad to three children; twin brother, Terry Hardee and his wife, Mary of Chapel Hill, NC; sister, Delaine Marbry and her husband, Gary also of Chapel Hill, NC; special friends, Jim and Merilou Moore of Crab Orchard; special sister-in-law, Karen Boothe of AZ; special niece, Christa Strickland that was more like a daughter; and several nieces, nephews, and a host of extended family.

"Jerry was a caring giving soul that would help anyone in need. He loved fishing, skating, karaoke, and 80’s music. Jerry was a graduate of Chapel Hill High School and Durham Tech where he pursued a nursing degree. He later became a certified Wound Care Practioner. Jerry was also the Owner and Operator of The Rabbit Hole Consignment Store in Sophia.

"A celebration of Jerry’s life will be 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the Mullens United Methodist Church, Mullens with Pastor Todd Weis officiating. Burial will follow at the Goode Cemetery, Bud Mountain...."


Hassel Estep

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 187; "Dwight and teresa Estep"; article; submitted by Joyce Reed,
1581 Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Polly Fry Hagerman; 5 Dec 2011.
" Hassel Estep
Birth 3 Jul 1925
Paynesville, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 7 Dec 1980 (aged 55)
Durham, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
W. A. Estep Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 81549292"

Additional Information Posted:
"AS US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

"Father: William Anderson Estep b: 01 OCT 1875 in Pike County, KY
Mother: Cora Lee Payne b: 14 SEPT 1879 in McDowell County, West Virginia

"Marriage 1 Corbie Mullins b: 17 JUL 1928"


Corbie Mullins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 187; "Dwight and teresa Estep"; article; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581
Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Polly Fry Hagerman; 5 Dec 2011.
" Corbie Mullins Estep
Birth 15 Jul 1928 (sic, 17 Jul 1928)
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Death 26 Nov 2010 (aged 82)
Paynesville, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
W. A. Estep Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 81549448"

Additional Information Posted:
"PAYNESVILLE — Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they rest from their labours; and their works do follow them.

"Corbie Estep, age 82, of Paynesville, W.Va., died peacefully in her sleep on Friday, November 26, 2010 at her residence. She was born in Buchanan County, Va. on July 17, 1928. She was the daughter of the late Jim and Millie Mullins Mullins. She was a homemaker, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and a member of the Mary Lou Old Regular Baptist Church for 50 years.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Elder Hassel Estep in December 1980; and her granddaughter, Eden Le'Gail Mullins in January 1996. She was also preceded in death by eight sisters and five brothers. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

"Survivors include two sons, Cody Estep and wife Elizabeth, Paynesville, W.Va., Dwight Estep and wife Teresa, Paynesville, W.Va.; three daughters, Mrs. Bill (Cora Lee), Paynesville, W.Va., Mrs. Danny J. (Abigail) Puckett, Paynesville, W.Va., Mrs. Larry (Pamela Kay) Mullins, Paynesville, W.Va.; grandchildren, Chris (Beti) Kissinger of Yuma, Ariz., Tracy (John) Casey of Athens, W.Va., Jessica (Chris) Cole of Marlington, W.Va., Leigh Ann Kissinger of Princeton, W.Va., Daniel J. Puckett, Paynesville, W.Va., Jacob (Aimee) Mullins of Elkhorn City, Ky., Ryan Estep and Airel Estep of Paynesville, W.Va.; great-granddaughters, Gabrielle, Tabitha, Shayla, and Heidi. She is also survived by her brother-in-law, Vernie Allen of Raysal, W.Va.

"Funeral services for Corbie Estep will be held Monday, November 29, 2010 at 1 p.m. at the Mary Lou Old Regular Baptist Church in Paynesville, W.Va. with Elders Phillip Estep, Gary Estep, George Baker, and James Stacy officiating with burial to follow in the W. R. Estep Cemetery at Paynesville.

"Friends may call after 6 p.m., Sunday evening at the church, where a service will be held at 7 p.m.

"Serving as pallbearers will be Cody Estep, Dwight Estep, Bill Kissinger, Danny J. Puckett, Larry Mullins, Daniel Puckett, Jacob Mullins and John Casey. Honorary pallbearers will be Chris Kissinger, Gordon Mullins, Ira Allen, Larry Estep, Dale Estep, Beth Belcher, Judy Smith, and Donna Puckett and her special hospice nurses, Jena Mullins, Billie Rowe, Cindy Mills, and Tawnya Kennedy.

"Virginia Funeral Home of Grundy, Va. is in charge of arrangements."


Asa Hall

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Steve Taylor; 7 Mar 2004; maintained by Delmer Hall.
" Asa Hall Sr.
Birth Jun 1758
Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 6 Mar 1841 (aged 82)
Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Halls United Methodist Church Cemetery
Ironto, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Show Map
Memorial ID 8480574 "

Additional Information Posted:
"Asa Hall
Here is some additional information about my 5x grandfather if you would like to add it to his record.

'Born 1758 in Rhode Island
Died Mar 06, 1841 in Montgomery County VA

"Thank you for all the work you have done inputting the burial records for Halls United Methodist Church Cemetery.

"Cathy L Cook

"Asa was married twice (1) Sarah Adams and (2) Mary Vanover.
Asa and Sarah children are Jonathan,David, William C.,Amy, Sarah, Asa, Jr.,Elizabeth, Susannah, Jessie C. and Lucinda.

"Asa and Mary children are Christina, Mary and Martha."


Mary Vanover

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Carole Conrad; 31 Jan 2015.
" Mary Vanover Hall
Birth 1782
USA
Death unknown
Virginia, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 142061126 "

Additional Infromation Posted:
"Mary Vanover (dau of Henry) born ca 1782

"married 31 July 1802, in Montgomery County, Virginia, Asa Hall, Sr,

"She was his second wife.
His first wife was Sarah Adams.

"Asa Hall and Jesse Hall, his brother, came from New York to the Roanoke Valley in Virginia about
1790

"They acquired land on the North Fork of Roanoke and although [Asa Hall, Sr.] was the owner of extensive lands he died a poor man.

"He was seventy-two in January, 1831, when he made a declaration applying for a pension for services in the
Revolution.

"He was in Captain Nathan Pearce's Company in Duchess County, New York and served at Long Island, White Plains and Stony Point, and aided in taking Burgoyne

"He said he had no income except what he derived from his own labor on a poor bit of land on and amid the steep mountains which but for the improvements in houses and fences would sell for scarcely more than fifty dollars.
The schedule of his personal estate was one mare and colt, $55; three cows and two calves, $24; seven head of sheep, $5; seven head of hogs, $5,
The management of the mountain land devolved upon his sons, Asa Hall, Jr., and Jesse C. Hall,"
(Kegley's Virginia Frontier; pp . 611-612.)

"Asa Hall and his first wife, Sarah ( Adams ) Hall had the following children:
David Hall,
William Hall who married Sarah Vanover,
Amy Hall who married Enoch Vanover,
Elizabeth Hall,
Sarah Hall,
Susannah Hall,
Lucinda Hall,
Asa Hall, Jr.

"Issue with second wife Mary Vanover:

"i. Benjamin Hall, married Sarah Bones.
ii. Martha Hall; married James Graham.
iii. Christina Hall; married John Jewell.
iv. Mary Hall; married William Jewell. ""


Willis Jackson Moses

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Blacksburg District; taken 2/4 Jun 1900; Page 73A; Image 7 of
46; Family #66/66.
Listed as Willis J. Moses; age 32; born in VA in Apr 1868; married 10 yrs; farmer; head of household.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Brenda Dudley Eanes; 10 Jun 2009.
" Willis Jackson Moses
Birth 27 Apr 1866
Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Death 15 Jun 1961 (aged 95)
Salem, Salem City, Virginia, USA
Burial
Sunset Cemetery
Christiansburg, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 38198697"


Octavia Jane Jewell

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Blacksburg District; taken 2/4 Jun 1900; Page 73A; Image 7 of
46; Family #66/66.
Listed as Octavia J. Moses; age 29; born in VA in Feb 1871; married 10 yrs; 4 children; all living; in
household of husband, Willis J. Moses.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Brenda Dudley Eanes; 10 Jun 2009.
" Octavia Jane Jewell Moses
Birth 13 Feb 1871
Death 10 Apr 1945 (aged 74)
Burial
Sunset Cemetery
Christiansburg, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 38198645"


Erthil E. Moses

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Blacksburg District; taken 2/4 Jun 1900; Page 73A; Image 7 of
46; Family #66/66.
Listed as Erthil E. Moses; age 8; born in VA in Aug 1891; in household of father, Willis J. Moses.


Roxie M. Moses

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Blacksburg District; taken 2/4 Jun 1900; Page 73A; Image 7 of
46; Family #66/66.
Listed as Roxie M. Moses; age 5; born in VA in Sep 1894; in household of father, Willis J. Moses.


Elliott J. Moses

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Blacksburg District; taken 2/4 Jun 1900; Page 73A; Image 7 of
46; Family #66/66.
Listed as Elliott J. Moses; age 11 mons; born in VA in Jun 1899; in household of father, Willis J.
Moses.


George B. Burks

1. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Christian; taken 9 Apr 1930; page 122A; Image
19 of 26; Family #167/169.
Listed as George B. Burks; age 55; born in WV; married at 30; coal miner; head of household.


Laura

1. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Christian; taken 9 Apr 1930; page 122A; Image
19 of 26; Family #167/169.
Listed as Laura Burks; age 41; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, George B, Burks.


Carl H. Honaker

1. Washington Co, VA; Marriage License #7949; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carl Honaker; age 21; born in Russell Co, VA; sine; no previous marriage; farmer; living at Coalwood,
VA (sic?, WV?); son of Walter and Maudie (Presley) Honaker; married on 13 Mar 1939 in Abingdon,
VA; Thelma Lockhart; age 21; born in Russell Co, VA; single; no previous marriage; living at Holsten,
VA; daughter of T.J. and Cynthia (Rhea) Lockhart.


Thelma Lockhart

1. Washington Co, VA; Marriage License #7949; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carl Honaker; age 21; born in Russell Co, VA; sine; no previous marriage; farmer; living at Coalwood,
VA (sic?, WV?); son of Walter and Maudie (Presley) Honaker; married on 13 Mar 1939 in Abingdon,
VA; Thelma Lockhart; age 21; born in Russell Co, VA; single; no previous marriage; living at Holsten,
VA; daughter of T.J. and Cynthia (Rhea) Lockhart.
2. Douglas Mortuary, Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
" Thelma Lockhart Honaker of Wooster, Ohio, formerly of War, WV, died on Tuesday, January 21, at the Wayne County Care Center. She was a devoted sister, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, and a friend to many. She was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church of War, WV.
"She was born September 19, 1921, in Drill, VA, the daughter of the late T.J. and Cynthia Lockhart and the oldest of 12 siblings. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl H. Honaker, a daughter, Margaret Loretta Spears, an infant daughter Rosemary, brothers, Thomas, Robert, Frank & David Lockhart, sisters, Cleo “Betty” Shoemaker, Madeline Ubernosky, Wanda Johnson, Patty Sue Cole, half-brothers, Ed, Wallace, Ellis, William, & Andrew Lockhart, half-sisters, Mary Honaker & Viola Rhea.
"Surviving are her children, Daniel A. Honaker (Barbara), Eula Honaker Russ (Jerry) and Nellie Honaker Carbaugh, 9 grandchildren, Dianna Dee Lassan (Bill), Mark Spears, Kim Osbourne, Mindy Davis (Kent), Jackie Wood (Ryan), Geri Russ(David), Howard Russ (Jami), Lewis H. Carbaugh, III, and Jody Sommerfeldt, 19 great grand kids, sisters, Joyce Grills & Brenda Phillips, & one brother Baker Lockhart, and many wonderful nieces and nephews.
"A special thank you to the Wayne County Care Center for the excellent care they gave Thelma her 11 years in their care.
"Funeral will be held at Grandview Memory Garden Mausoleum, Bluefield, VA on Friday, January 24 at 2:00 pm, officiating the service will be Rev. Wayne Hooper of Scott Depot, WV. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Disabled American Vets.
"The Douglas Mortuary of Welch is serving the family."


Roy Daniel Walls

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #68 049644; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roy Daniel Walls; age 20; born 1 Apr 1948 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS education;
living at Box 719, Coalwood, WV; son of Roy Clarence and Delphia (Gravely) Walls; married on 7
Dec 1968 in the Grundy Baptist Church, Grundy, VA; Mary Constance Cordisco; age 19; born 3 Mar
1949 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage; 1 yr college education; living at Box 53, War, WV;
daughter of Patsey and Marjorie (Bise) Cordisco


Mary Constance "Connie" Cordisco

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Patsey and Marjorie Bise Cordisco"; article;
submitted by Patty Cordisco Hawkins, 27 Elm Street, War, WV 24892.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #68 049644; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roy Daniel Walls; age 20; born 1 Apr 1948 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS education;
living at Box 719, Coalwood, WV; son of Roy Clarence and Delphia (Gravely) Walls; married on 7
Dec 1968 in the Grundy Baptist Church, Grundy, VA; Mary Constance Cordisco; age 19; born 3 Mar
1949 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage; 1 yr college education; living at Box 53, War, WV;
daughter of Patsey and Marjorie (Bise) Cordisco
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by James Brady; 16 Sep 2011.
" Mary Constance “Connie” Cordisco Walls
Birth 3 Mar 1949
Death 13 Sep 2011 (aged 62)
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"Mary Constance "Connie" Cordisco Walls of 690 White Pine Drive, Bland, Va., departed this life September 13, 2011. She was born in War, W.Va. on March 3, 1949 to the late Patsey and Marjorie Bise Cordisco. Connie graduated Big Creek High School and attended Concord University. She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Kathy Greene and Rebecca Sue Cordisco.

"Connie leaves behind her loving husband of 42 years, Roy Daniel Walls; three devoted children, Angelia Walls-Smith, Jennie Crabtree and husband Brad, Joseph Walls and wife Amy; five cherished grandchildren remain, Christopher Walls, Miranda Martin, Nicholas Smith, Jessica Smith, Matthew Walls; a beloved sister, Patty Cordisco Hawkins and husband Doug; two nieces and two nephews, Paige Beam, Beth Stutso, Scott Greene, Pete Hawkins; great-nieces, Peyton Beam and Sofia Stutso; great-nephews, Patrick Beam and Kaleb Hawkins live to remember and love her. She will be missed by all.

"Funeral service will be held Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 12:00 noon at the Barnett Funeral Chapel with Minister Steve Canup officiating.

"The family will receive friends Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until service time

"Interment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton, W.Va. at 2:00 p.m.

"Pallbearers will be Tim Walls, Larry Walls, Pete Hawkins, Scott Greene, Tom Greene and Tony Stutso.

"Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville, Va., is in charge of arrangements."