McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individules

Notes


Laban Gray Phillips

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #74-042694; WV Archives Web Site.
Laban Gray Phillips; age 65; born 23 Feb 1909 in VA; widowed; this is his second marriage; 3rd grade
education; living at Box 903, Welch, WV; son of Charles Jackson and Phebe (Farmer) Phillips; married
on 19 Sep 1974 in Tazewell, VA; Belva Stokes, maiden name Hatfield; age 56; born 30 Mar 1918 in WV;
widow; this is her second marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at Box 92, Coal Mountain, Wyoming Co,
WV; daughter of Lightburn and Fleety (Toler) Hatfield.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Brenda Hatfield; 12 Oct 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Laban Gray Phillips; born in 1909 in VA; died 17 Aug 1975 in Welch, WV; buried here; headstone photo
shown' "NONE KNEW HIM BUT TO LOVE HIM"; newspaper obit posted and transcribed;
"Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Tuesday, August 19, 1975

Laban Gray Phillips Sr.
Laban Gray Phillips, Sr., 66,
of Maitland, died Sunday in a
Welch hospital following a long
illness.
Born in Hazel, Va., he was a
son of the late Charles and
Pheoba Phillips. He had been a
resident of McDowell County
for the greater part of his life
and had resided in Gary and
Maitland for the past 14 years.
He was a retired miner and a
member of UMWA.
Besides his parents, he was
preceded in death by two
brothers, Grady and Oscar
Phillips, his first wife, Gracie,
and one sister, Ella Pardue.
Survivors include his wife,
Belva Phillips of Maitland; two
sons, Laban Phillips, Jr., of
Maitland, Barney Phillips of
Welch; four daughters, Mrs.
Doris Phillips of Welch, Mrs.
Irene Wooten of Maitland, Mrs.
Bernard (Pearline) Johnson of
Coalwood, Mrs. Alvin (Teena)
Fox of Gary; five sisters, Mrs.
Lillie Kiser, Mrs. Nancy
Laforce, Mrs. Mossie Ray, all of
Dante, Va., Mrs. Light Eller
Hatfield of Coal Mountain, Mrs.
Margaret Witt of Johnson City,
Tenn.; one brother, Clovis
Phillips of Lansing N. C; three
step-children, Carol Dorton of
Marianna, Susan Shields and
Kendall Stokes, both of Coal
Mountain; five grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held
Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the
Fanning Funeral Home Chapel
in Welch with Rev. Stollie
Parsons officiating. Burial will
follow in Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery at Roderfield.
The body will remain at the
funeral home where friends
may call from 5-9 p.m. today. "


Gracie Mae Sutherland

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'70 008888; WV Archives Web Site.
Grace Phillips; age 60; born 23 Oct 1909 in VA; married; wife of Laban Phillips; housewife; living
in Welch, WV; daughter of Thomas and Carrie (Hicks) Sutherland; died 19 Apr 1970 in Doctors
Memorial Hospital, Welch, WV; due to carcinoma of cervix with metastaes; buried 22 Apr 1970 in
Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls, 20 Dec 2013.
Grace S. Phillips; born in 1909; died in 1970; buried here; headstone photo shown; " MOTHER * NONE
KNEW HER BUT TO LOVE HER".


Richard Leon Justice

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 482; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 19; born in Oceana, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; son of
Noel (sic Noah) L. and Eula Justice; married on 16 Oct 1962 at Kopperston, WV; Shurla Kay
Hamilton; age 15; born in KY; single; living at Kopperston, WV; daughter of M/M Eldron Hamilton.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 212; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 22; born 2 Jun 1943 in Kopperston, WV; divorced; living at Hatcher, WV; son of
Noah Lee and Eula Mildred (Saunders) Justice; married on 20 Jul 1965 at Kopperston, WV; Joanna
Faye Mettille; age 29; born and living at Oceana, WV; divorced; daughter of Ken and Virginia (Richardson)
Kennedy.
3. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #81-009789; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 37; born 2 Jun 1943 in WV; this is his second (sic, third) marriage; last marriage
ended in divorce on 6 Mar 1981; 2 yrs college education; living at Jesse, WV; son of Noah Lee and Eula
Mildred (Saunders) Justice; married on 14 Mar 1981 in Baptist Church, Pearisburg, Giles Co, VA; Deloris
Carol Justice; age 38; born 3 Ju 1942 in WV; this is her second marriage; last marriage ended in divorce
on 2 Nov 1976; 12th grade education; living at 406 1/2 Ewart Ave, Beckley, WV; daughter of Clarence Terry
and Doris Mae (Kennedy) Rose.


Joanna Faye Kennedy

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 212; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 22; born 2 Jun 1943 in Kopperston, WV; divorced; living at Hatcher, WV; son of
Noah Lee and Eula Mildred (Saunders) Justice; married on 20 Jul 1965 at Kopperston, WV; Joanna
Faye Mettille; age 29; born and living at Oceana, WV; divorced; daughter of Ken and Virginia (Richardson)
Kennedy.


Rudolph Kailing

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__ (1932); Page 93; WV Archives Web Site.
Rudolph Kailing; age 28; born in Austria-Hungary; single; merchant; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of
Sam and Caroline; married on 24 Aug 1932 at Gary, WV; Katherine Plancher; age 25; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Joseph and Mary.


Katherine Planchar

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__ (1932); Page 93; WV Archives Web Site.
Rudolph Kailing; age 28; born in Austria-Hungary; single; merchant; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of
Sam and Caroline; married on 24 Aug 1932 at Gary, WV; Katherine Plancher; age 25; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Joseph and Mary.


Willard R. Yuna Jr

1. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #67 012918; ANcestry.com Web Site.
Willard R. Yuna, Jr; age 28; born in San Francisco, CA; divorced; one previous marriage; US Army,
at Ft. McNair, Washington, DC; son of Willard R. and Evelyn H. (Roberts) Yuna, Sr; married on
29 May 1967 in Alexandria, VA; Rena Opal Alley; age 30; born in Davy, WV; single; cook; living at
314 S. Union St, Harvedegrace, MD; daughter of James H. and Annie Mae (Tabor) Alley.


Rena Opal Alley

1. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #67 012918; ANcestry.com Web Site.
Willard R. Yuna, Jr; age 28; born in San Francisco, CA; divorced; one previous marriage; US Army,
at Ft. McNair, Washington, DC; son of Willard R. and Evelyn H. (Roberts) Yuna, Sr; married on
29 May 1967 in Alexandria, VA; Rena Opal Alley; age 30; born in Davy, WV; single; cook; living at
314 S. Union St, Harvedegrace, MD; daughter of James H. and Annie Mae (Tabor) Alley.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Rena Opal Alley
[Rena Opa Yuna]
[Rena Yuna]
[Rena Hudson]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Dec 1929
Birth Place: Davy, West Virginia
Death Date: 18 Apr 2004
Father: James H Alley
Mother: Anna M Tabor
SSN: 246424400
Notes: Oct 1948: Name listed as RENA OPAL ALLEY;
Apr 1970: Name listed as RENA OPA YUNA;
30 Nov 1988: Name listed as RENA OPAL YUNA; :
Name listed as RENA ALLEY HUDSON;
10 Feb 2005: Name listed as RENA O YUNA"
3. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Rena O. Yuna
Maiden Name: Alley
Birth Date: 3 Dec 1933
Death Date: 14 Apr 2004
Cemetery: Newbern Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Dublin, Pulaski County, Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."


Walter McKee

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek Didtrict; Twin Branch; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 190A;
Image 7 of 12; Family #103/110.
Listed as Walter McKee; age 34; born in VA; married once for 13 yrs; coal mine boss; head of household.


Margaret Alice

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek Didtrict; Twin Branch; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 190A;
Image 7 of 12; Family #103/110.
Listed as Margaret A. McKee; age 41; born in VA; married twice; last time for 13 yrs; 4 children; 3 living;
in household of husband, Walter McKee.


Denvail Shumate

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Denuail M Shumate
Also Known As Denvail M Shumate
2nd Also Known As Name Denver Shumate
3rd Also Known As Name Benvail M Shumate
Residence Date 01 Apr 2005
Residence Place Lenoir, North Carolina, United States
Birth Date 25 Aug 1946
Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28633
Address Date 01 Apr 2005
2nd Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28645
2nd Address Date 01 Sep 2000-01 Jun 2001
3rd Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28645
3rd Address Date 01 Oct 1986-01 Jun 2001
Possible Relatives Carolyn W Shumate, Charlotte Bentley Shumate, Mary Shumate
Record Number 189438707"


Charlotte Bentley

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Charlotte Bentley Shumate
Also Known As Charlotte B Shatley
2nd Also Known As Name Charlotte B Nelson
Residence Date 01 Apr 2005
Residence Place Lenoir, North Carolina, United States
Birth Date 01 Sep 1945
Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28633
Address Date 01 Apr 2005
2nd Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28645
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1995-05 Dec 2008
3rd Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28645
3rd Address Date 01 Apr 1987-17 Jul 2001
Possible Relatives Angela Kay Nelson, Arney Joe Nelson Sr, Ashley Nicole Nelson, Carolyn W Shumate, Denuail M Shumate, Ivey Nelson, James Ervin Nelson Sr, Janice B Nelson, Mary Shumate, Wanda E Nelson
Record Number 189431925"