McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Alice J Kastanas

1. 1930 Census, Russell Co, VA; Castlewood District; Wilder; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 36A; Iamge 23
of 42; Family #142/147.
Listed as Alise J. Kastanas; age 3 yrs, 1 mon; born in VA; in household of father, Gustava Kastanas.
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; "The Kastanas Family"; Article;
Page 180; submitted by Helen Carson, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Rabon Damron

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1967); Page 270; WV Archives Web Site.
Rabon Dameron; age 26; born 30 Oct 1940 in Iaeger, WV; single; living at Box 35, Ikes Fork, WV;
son of Lewis and Josephine (Jones) Dameron; married on 24 Feb 1967 at North Spring, WV; Ella
Mae Walker; age 23; born 12 Mar 1943 in Hanover, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of
McKinley and Armeda (Bailey) Walker.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Rabon Dameron, 78, of Lower Muzzle near Ikes Fork, WV, passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, KY.

"Rabon was born October 30, 1940, in Beckley, WV, a son of the late Lewis and Josephine Jones Dameron. He was a United States Army Veteran and a retired coal miner. Rabon loved spending time with his grandchildren; he enjoyed gardening and taking care of his animals, especially his chickens.

"In addition to his parents Rabon was preceded in death by one son, Danny Ray Dameron.

"Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Ella Walker Dameron of the home; two sons, Bryan Dameron and wife Martha of Chapmanville, WV and Larry Dameron and wife Lisa of Cedar Bluff, VA; five grandchildren, Daniel, Danielle, Hannah, Heather, and Elvia Dameron; one brother, Elliot “Buck” Dameron of Ikes Fork, WV, and special friends, Eugene Smith, Brian “Smokey” Toler, Brownie Osborne and David Walker.

"Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at 1 o’clock with Reverend James Cline officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Paris Lester Cemetery at Ikes Fork, WV; military graveside rites will be conducted by the VFW Post #1144. Serving as pallbearers will be Robert Fuller, Brian Toler, Andy Ray, Mike Roberts, Eugene Smith, Randy Addison and David Walker...."


Ella Mae Walker

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1967); Page 270; WV Archives Web Site.
Rabon Dameron; age 26; born 30 Oct 1940 in Iaeger, WV; single; living at Box 35, Ikes Fork, WV;
son of Lewis and Josephine (Jones) Dameron; married on 24 Feb 1967 at North Spring, WV; Ella
Mae Walker; age 23; born 12 Mar 1943 in Hanover, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of
McKinley and Armeda (Bailey) Walker.


Hubert DeWayne Bishop

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 483; WV Archives Web Site.
Herbert DeWayne Bishop; age 19; born 5 May 1950 in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage;
living at Roderfield, WV; son of Ralph and Clara (Saunders) Bishop; married on 20 Sep 1969 at Big
Sandy, WV; Wilma Janice Hall; age 18; born 24 Jun 1951 in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage;
living at Box 504, Roderfield, WV; daughter of Jess and Mary Belle (Overby) Hall.


Wilma Janice Hall

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 483; WV Archives Web Site.
Herbert DeWayne Bishop; age 19; born 5 May 1950 in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage;
living at Roderfield, WV; son of Ralph and Clara (Saunders) Bishop; married on 20 Sep 1969 at Big
Sandy, WV; Wilma Janice Hall; age 18; born 24 Jun 1951 in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage;
living at Box 504, Roderfield, WV; daughter of Jess and Mary Belle (Overby) Hall.


Regina Laura Miles

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 162; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Thomas Smith; age 25; born 16 Sep 1935 in Beckley, WV; living at Box 337, Sophia, WV; son of
John (sic, James) Henry and Beatrice Smith; married on 18 Aug 1961 at Sophia, WV; Regina Laura
Davis; age 23; born 10 Feb 1938 at Glen Rogers, WV; living on Houston Street, Beckley, WV; daughter of
William M. and Mildred (Fanni) Myles.


Glen Donald Belcher

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #70 051403; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Glenn Donald Belcher; age 22; born 30 Sep 1948 in Pineville, WV; single; this was his 1st marriage;
2 yrs HS education; living at Pineville, WV; son of George and Louise Belcher; married on 19 Dec
1970 in lebanon, VA; Gloria Jean Walker; age 19; born 1 Nov 1951 in Hensley, WV; single; this
was her 1st marriage; 3 yrs HS education; living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Jesse and Christine
(England) Walker.
2. Stafford Funeral Home, Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Glenn Donald Belcher, Sr., 69, of Brenton, WV passed away on Thursday January 11, 2018. He was born on
September 30, 1948 in Maitland, WV a son of the late George Washington and Mary Louise Belcher. Glen
was a member of the UMWA Local 1713 and worked at US Steel. Survivors include his loving wife Gloria
Jean Walker Belcher; two sons Glenn (Kim) Belcher, Jr. of Oceana and Steven Belcher of Brenton; two
sisters Connie (Charlie) Trent of Indian Creek and Linda (Wayne) McMillion of Kopperston; four brothers
Wayne Belcher of OH, Roger (Shirley) Belcher of Briar Creek, Johnny (Sarah) Belcher of New Richmond and
David (Kathy) Belcher of Indian Creek; three grandchildren Shandi (Adam) Lafferty, Glenn (Brianna)
Belcher, III and Tyler Blackburn; four great grandchildren Madyson, Brooklynn and Conner Lafferty and
Kamden George Belcher; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1PM
on Thursday January 25th in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Bro. Wayne
Bailey officiating. He will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Gloria Jean Walker

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #70 051403; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Glenn Donald Belcher; age 22; born 30 Sep 1948 in Pineville, WV; single; this was his 1st marriage;
2 yrs HS education; living at Pineville, WV; son of George and Louise Belcher; married on 19 Dec
1970 in lebanon, VA; Gloria Jean Walker; age 19; born 1 Nov 1951 in Hensley, WV; single; this
was her 1st marriage; 3 yrs HS education; living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Jesse and Christine
(England) Walker.


Deborah Sue Henderson

1. Stafford Funeral Home, Oceana, WV; Posted obit.
"Deborah Sue Griffith, 60, of Wyoming, WV passed away on Monday January 29, 2018 at Welch Community
Hospital, Welch, WV. She was born on February 23, 1957 in Baltimore, MD a daughter of the late Delbert
and Mary Henderson. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her first husband Robert
Tanner; and a daughter Roseanna Crews. Survivors include three sons Robert (Lisa) Tanner of Wyoming,
Russell (Tonya) Tanner of Tazewell, VA and Wade (Destiny) King of Kansas City, KS; grandchildren Harry
(Christie) Harden, Chasity Tanner, Selena Tanner, John Ross Tanner, Kenneth Crews, Elijah Tanner and
Michelle Tanner; son-in-law Roy Crews and a host of other loving family and friends. In keeping with her
wishes she will be cremated"