McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Levi Edward Bailey

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1915); Page 80; Line #31; WV Archives Website.
Levi Edward Bailey; age 44; born in Mercer Co, WV; single (sic, previously married); living at
Crumpler, WV; married on 7 Mar1915 in Mercer Co, WV; Annie Eaues (sic, Eanes); age 30; born in
VA; single (sic previously married); living at Mamcesing (sp?), WV.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 200A;
Image 25 of 50; Family #226/241.
Listed as Levi Edward Bailey; age 49; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.


Olen D. Bailey

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 200A;
Image 25 of 50; Family #226/241.
Listed as Olen D. Bailey; age 16; born in WV; motorman in coal mine; in household of father, Levi E.
Bailey.


Vesta L. Bailey

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 200A;
Image 25 of 50; Family #226/241.
Listed as Vesta L. Bailey; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Levi E. Bailey.


Bill Clayton Edwards

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 183; WV Archives Website.
Bill Clayton Edwards; age 19; born and living in Dexter, KY; single; married on 20 Feb1961 at Welch,
WV; Naomi Lee Hicks; age 17; born and living in War, WV; single; with consent of Vince and Dalcine
Hicks, parents of Naomi Lee Hicks.


Naomi Lee Hicks

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Donnie and Dwanna Rose Hicks"; Article; Page 170; submitted by Tina
Hicks, Cucumber, WV 24826.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 183; WV Archives Website.
Bill Clayton Edwards; age 19; born and living in Dexter, KY; single; married on 20 Feb1961 at Welch,
WV; Naomi Lee Hicks; age 17; born and living in War, WV; single; with consent of Vince and Dalcine
Hicks, parents of Naomi Lee Hicks.


William Ronald "Ronnie" Collins

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #81-009816; Ancestry.com Website.
William Ronald Collins; age 34; born 12 Nov 1946 in WV; divorced; this is his 3rd marriage; last
marriage ended 21 Nov 1980; 3 yrs college education; living at Box 232, Welch, WV; son of Harold
William and Mildred Margaret (Bennett) Collins; married on 20 Mar 1981 at Rich Creek, VA; Nancy
Louise Marek; age 20; born 26 Apr 1960 in France; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; last marriage
ended 21 Nov 1980; 12th grade education; living at General Delivery, Welch, WV; daughter of Frank
and Nancy Ann (Patrick) Marek.
2. U.S., Index to Public Records, 1994-2019; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: William R Collins [Ronnie W Collins] [William Ronnie Collins]
Birth Date: Nov 1946
Residence Date: 1989-2020
Address: Po Box 188
Residence: Roderfield, West Virginia, USA
Postal Code: 24881
Second Residence Date: 2000
Second Address: 1412 Laurel Ln
Second Residence: Welch, West Virginia, USA
Second Postal Code: 24801
Third Residence Date: 1983-2013
Third Address: Po Box 232
Third Residence: Welch, West Virginia, USA
Third Postal Code: 24801
Fourth Residence Date: 1993
Fourth Address: Po Box 1181
Fourth Residence: Welch, West Virginia, USA
Fourth Postal Code: 24801
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"William “Ronnie” Collins, 74, of Premier WV, passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, KY, after a courageous battle with Covid.Born, November 12, 1946 in Welch WV, he was the son of the late Harold William Collins and Mildred “Mickey” Bennett Easter. He was a graduate of Welch High School and attended Bluefield State College. He worked most of his life in the Coal Industry as an underground coal miner and later as owner and operator of Free State Mining Consultants and WRC Consulting LLC, preparing mining permits and several other related duties for several southern West Virginia coal mining entities. He was a veteran of the U.S. Airforce. He spent most of his life in McDowell County where he made many close friends, especially his golfing buddies. Along with his golfing he collected classic cars and enjoyed riding his four wheeler. He was very instrumental in working with his Welch High School Classmates; preparing for several “Class of 64” and “Sensational Sixties” Welch High School Reunions. He was involved in several charitable organizations in the Welch and McDowell County area.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Franklin Collins and one nephew, Chad Blackburn.Survivors include his daughter, Paula ( Darrell) Calloway of King N.C.; his son Chris (Angela) Collins of Greensboro NC; sisters, Don Juan Skuja of Hudson FL, Robin (Elmer) Rife of Falls Mills VA, and Tammy(Barry “Skeebo”) Scott of Welch WV; his twin brother, Harold “Connie” (Carol) Collins, of Bluefield WV; half-sisters, Louvinia Collins of Kimball WV, Vicki Collins of Bluefield WV; two half-brothers Hobart and John Collins both of Bluefield WV; several Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews and one very special granddaughter Kayla Prichard of Big Sandy WV, his beloved dog Cracker and cat Chloe whom he enjoyed so much.Funeral Services will be conducted, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at 1 P.M. from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch WV; with Pastors Irvin Lee and William Spencer officiating; cremation will follow the services. Friends may call Tuesday, February 2, 2021 from 12 Noon to 1 p.m. at the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch WV.In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to the McDowell County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 714 Welch WV 24801.Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.comFanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Collins Family."


Charles B. Warrix

1. 1930 Census, Floyd Co, KY; Martin; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image 11 of 16;
Family #112/123.
Listed as Carlos Warrix; age 9; born in KY; in household of father Lige Warrix.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "John Cephas Warrix, Miner";
Article; Page 260; submitted by Peggy Baker, 2150, W. Meyer, L #2304, Oak Creek, WI 53154,
"Charles lived and worked in Ohio where he passed away, in the 1980's."
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by schcrochet; 4 Sep 2005.
"Pvt Charles B. “CB” Warrix
Birth 2 Sep 1923
Death 18 Sep 1985 (aged 62)
Burial
Wesley Chapel Cemetery
Hilliard, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Plot Block: B, Lot: 207, Space: 3
Memorial ID 11679831"


Evelyn Katie Martin

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Carol 25 Jul 2015.
" Evelyn Katie Martin Warrix
Birth 2 Apr 1926
Stuart, Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Death 2 Nov 2006 (aged 80)
Marysville, Union County, Ohio, USA
Burial
Wesley Chapel Cemetery
Hilliard, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Plot Block: B, Lot: 207, Space: 4
Memorial ID 149762684"


Chester Hicks

1. "Rick_s Biological Family"; Family Tree; Posted by Richard Dannis; Ancestry.com Website.
"Chester Hicks
Birth 20 FEB 1897 • Kentucky, USA
Death 5 DEC 1974 • Warriormine, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA"


Enoch E. Hicks

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 443; WV Archives Website.
Enoch E. Hicks; age 19; born in Caretta, WV; single; living in Mt. Vernon, OH; married on 4 Sep 1951
in Atwell, WV; Lorene Meadows; age 18; born and living in Bartley, WV; single; with consent of Carl
and Edna Meadows, parents of Lorene Meadows; and Fronie and Irvin Hicks, parents of Enoch E.
Hicks.


Lorene Ellen Meadows

1. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Lorene Ellen Meadows Hicks
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 25
Birth Date: abt 1933
Marriage Registration Place: Russell, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 7 Jun 1958
Marriage Place: Lebanon, Virginia, USA
Father: Carl E. Meadows
Mother: Edna Dameron
Spouse: Roy Marshall
Certificate Number: 1958016736"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 443; WV Archives Website.
Enoch E. Hicks; age 19; born in Caretta, WV; single; living in Mt. Vernon, OH; married on 4 Sep 1951
in Atwell, WV; Lorene Meadows; age 18; born and living in Bartley, WV; single; with consent of Carl
and Edna Meadows, parents of Lorene Meadows; and Fronie and Irvin Hicks, parents of Enoch E.
Hicks.