Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Mildred "Mickey" Bennett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 313; WV Archives Website.
Harold William Collins; age 22; born and living in Welch, WV; single; married on 23 Jan 1943 at
Welch, WV; Mildred Bennett; age 16; born in Fayette Co, WVl single; living in Welch, WV.


James Alford

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Dr. S.A. Daniel"; Article; Page 131; submitted by Ruth D. Eichert, 521 Northridge
Dr, Altamonte, Fl 32714.


Ruthie Bernice Eichert

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Dr. S.A. Daniel"; Article; Page 131; submitted by Ruth D. Eichert, 521 Northridge
Dr, Altamonte, Fl 32714.


Timothy Graham Bowles

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #79-009897; Ancestry.com Website.
Timothy Graham Bowles; age 22; born 29 jun 1956 in Iaeger, WV; this is his 1st marriage; 12th garde
education; living at Box 453, Iaeger, WV; son of Cyrus and Maxine (Lambert) Bowles; married on 16
Mar 1979 in Lebanon, VA; Josephine Hurley; age 16; born 14 jul 1962 in Buchanan Co, VA; this is
her 1st marriage; 10th grade education; living at General Delivery, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Boyd
and Pauline (Hurley) Blankenship.
2. North Carolina, U.S., Divorce Index, 1958-2004; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Timothy Bowles
Spouse: Josephine Bowles
Marriage Date: 16 Mar 1979
Marriage Place: Virginia, USA
Divorce Date: 5 Jun 1989
Divorce Place: Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USA
Residence Place: Iredell, North Carolina, USA"


Josephine Hurley

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #79-009897; Ancestry.com Website.
Timothy Graham Bowles; age 22; born 29 jun 1956 in Iaeger, WV; this is his 1st marriage; 12th garde
education; living at Box 453, Iaeger, WV; son of Cyrus and Maxine (Lambert) Bowles; married on 16
Mar 1979 in Lebanon, VA; Josephine Hurley; age 16; born 14 jul 1962 in Buchanan Co, VA; this is
her 1st marriage; 10th grade education; living at General Delivery, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Boyd
and Pauline (Hurley) Blankenship.
2. North Carolina, U.S., Divorce Index, 1958-2004; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Josephine Bowles
Spouse: Timothy Bowles
Marriage Date: 16 Mar 1979
Marriage Place: Virginia, USA
Divorce Date: 5 Jun 1989
Divorce Place: Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USA
Residence Place: McDowell, North Carolina, USA"


Thomas Victor Blackburn

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 163; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Victor Blackburn; age 22; born in Mohegan, WV; single; living in Welch, WV; married on
27 Dec 1944 at Wilcoe, WV; Willa Mae Tolley; age 17; born in Havaco, WV; single; living in Welch,
WV; with consent of Rosie Tolley, mother of Willa Mae Tolley.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 444; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Victor Blackburn; age 28; born in Welch, WV; divorced; living in Annapolis, MD; married on
5 Jun 1950 in Capels, WV; Daisy Lee Marinell; age 18; born in Mullens, WV; single; living in Gary,
WV.


Willa Mae Tolley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 163; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Victor Blackburn; age 22; born in Mohegan, WV; single; living in Welch, WV; married on
27 Dec 1944 at Wilcoe, WV; Willa Mae Tolley; age 17; born in Havaco, WV; single; living in Welch,
WV; with consent of Rosie Tolley, mother of Willa Mae Tolley.


Opal "Bobbie" Church

1. Bassett Funeral Service; Bassett, VA; Posted Obit.
"Opal “Bobbie” Poff Mullis, 8o, of Bassett, passed away on Monday, August 10, 2020 at her daughter’s home. She was born in McDowell County, West Virginia on June 15, 1940 to the late James Earn Church and the late Goldie McFearson Church. She was also preceded in death by her former husband, Daniel Poff; her husband, Colbert Wayne Mullis, Sr.; brother, Jerry Mitchem and Bobby Mitchem; sisters, Barbara Mitchem, Bonnie Mitchem, Shirley Mitchem, Ruth Southerland and Irene Spencer.

"Bobbie is survived by sons, Rodney Poff (Hazel) of Bassett and Danny Poff (Karen) of Stuart; daughters, Jacqueline Foley (Buck) of Stuart, Kim Ledbetter of Bassett, Dianne Porter (Tommy Turner) of Sanville and Cheryl Fields (Rob) of Sanville; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers, James Church and Phillip Mitchem; sisters, Hazel Barlow and Phyllis Stone; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

"Due to the governor’s requirements for Covid-19, a face covering is required and social distancing is to be observed while visiting at the funeral home."