McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Riley Lee Corbin

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 345; WV Archives Website.
Riley Lee Corbin; age 21; born 5 May 1948 in Rappahannock Co, VA; single; living at 112 Chestnut
St, Mannasses, VA; son of Orie Amos and Grace Pearl (Whorton) Corbin; married on 10 May 1969
in Bartley, WV; Barbara Yvonne Dye; age 21; born 21 Jan 1928; single; no previous marriage; living
at 7412 Parkwood Ct, Falls Church, VA; daughter of Clayton and Vertie (Hale) Dye.


Barbara Yvonne Dye

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 345; WV Archives Website.
Riley Lee Corbin; age 21; born 5 May 1948 in Rappahannock Co, VA; single; living at 112 Chestnut
St, Mannasses, VA; son of Orie Amos and Grace Pearl (Whorton) Corbin; married on 10 May 1969
in Bartley, WV; Barbara Yvonne Dye; age 21; born 21 Jan 1928; single; no previous marriage; living
at 7412 Parkwood Ct, Falls Church, VA; daughter of Clayton and Vertie (Hale) Dye.


Zinner Greer

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 496; WV Archives Web Site.
Rocoe Young; age 36; born in Big Creek, KY; divorced; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 26 Sep 1953
in Welch, WV; Zinner Greer; age 23; born in Ashe Co, NC; single; living in Anawalt, WV.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Zinner Greer Young
[Zinner Young]
[Zinner Greer Greer]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 18 Oct 1928
Birth Place: Whitetop Ash, North Carolina
Death Date: 31 Jul 2000
Father: Martin Greer
Mother: Minnie L Taylor
SSN: 233588470
Notes: Sep 1954: Name listed as ZINNER GREER YOUNG;
03 Aug 2000: Name listed as ZINNER YOUNG"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Beverly Aker; 2 Jul 2013.
" Zinner Greer Young
Birth 18 Oct 1928
Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Death 31 Jul 2000 (aged 71)
Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Plot 18-38A-2"

Additional Information Posted:
"She was a daughter of Levi Martin Greer and Minnie Lou Taylor Greer.
She was the wife of Roscoe Young."


David K. Mayberry

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 398; WV Archives Web Site.
David Mayberry; age 23; born in Rosemore, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; son of Kirk and
Zola (Pittman) Mayberry; married on 30 Jun 1950 in Hatcher, WV; Joy Reed; age 16; born in
Lamar, WV; single; living in Hatcher, WV; daughter of Herman and Besse Reed.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"David K. Mayberry, 90, exchanged his earthly home in Kopperston, WV to his Heavenly home on Thursday
February 1, 2018. He was the son of the late Christopher K. and Zola Matney Mayberry. David had
suffered a heart-attack followed by a stroke from which he could not recover. He was lovingly attended
by his wife Joy Reed Mayberry and his elder daughter Marina. Survivors also include a daughter Denise
(Scott) Spills of Titusville, FL; a granddaughter; three great grandchildren; and two great great
grandchildren; and a host of other loving family and friends. David was a multi faceted person who
worked in jobs from mining at Kopperston to the Space Industry in Florida, where he worked on the
Apollo and shuttle programs until his retirement. He then returned to West Virginia the state he dearly
loved. A celebration of David's life will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday February 11, 2018 at the Delilah
United Methodist Church, Oceana, WV. with Rev. Ron Acord and Rev. Jerry Cook officiating. Friends may
gather with the family from 1:00 PM until time of services on Sunday...."


Joy Reed

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 398; WV Archives Web Site.
David Mayberry; age 23; born in Rosemore, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; son of Kirk and
Zola (Pittman) Mayberry; married on 30 Jun 1950 in Hatcher, WV; Joy Reed; age 16; born in
Lamar, WV; single; living in Hatcher, WV; daughter of Herman and Besse Reed.


Brenda Wilson

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by roger lineberry; 7 Feb 2020.
" Brenda Wilson Bowers
Birth 23 Nov 1949
Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Death 31 Mar 2017 (aged 67)
Dobson, Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Caudill Walker Family Cemetery
Hays, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 206912483"

Additional Information Posted:
"Mrs. Brenda Wilson Bowers, age 67, entered into that house not made with hands but eternal in the Heavens on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson. She was born November 23, 1949 in Grayson County, Virginia to Reece and Twila Lilly Wilson. Mrs. Bowers was retired from Chatham Manufacturing and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Herbert Andrew "Sam" Bowers and brothers, Gary Wilson and Zina Wilson. Survivors include: son, Mark A. Bowers of Thurmond and Mathew Bowers of Marion; sister, Linda Osborne and her husband Johnny of Ennice; grandchildren, Nathaniel Scotty Bowers of Thurmaond, Brittand bowers of Tennessee and Brandi Bowers of Tennessee; and beloved poodle, Mandy. A graveside service will be conducted Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 4 pm at the Bowers Family Cemetery."


Freda Faye Turner

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #66 018154; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jummy William Robinette; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; coal miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of
Wheeler and Virgie (Lester) Robinette; married on 4 Jun 1966 in Buchanan Co, VA; Frieda Faye
Turner; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV; unemployed; living in Iaeger, WV; daughter of Clyde and
Kathleen (Thomas) Turner.
2. Fanning Funeral Home, Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Frieda Faye Robinette, 65, of Iaeger, WV, went to her eternal home Tuesday, November 19, 2013, in the Golden Harvest Long Term Care Unit at Welch Community Hospital in Welch, WV.

"Frieda was born in Iaeger, WV, August 27, 1948 a daughter of Clyde Turner and the late Kathleen Thomas Turner. She was a homemaker and loved to study the word of God. She was an avid follower of the Shepherd's Chapel.

"In addition to her mother, Kathleen, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Cynthia "Cindy" Walker, one brother, Darrell Edward Turner, a great grandchild, Andrew Jayden Hart, and a nephew, Milton B. Edwards..

"Survivors include her father, Clyde R. Turner of Sandy Huff; one son, Billy Robinette and wife Serena of Sandy Huff; one daughter, Laura Angela Hart and husband Ralph of Panther; one sister, Joyce Edwards and husband Milton of Sandy Huff; companion in life, Bernard "Peanut" Edwards of the home; ten grandchildren, Joshua Tyler Walker of the home, Wesley Robinette of Bluefield, WV, Tiffany Roberts of Norfolk, VA, Dillon Robinette of Sandy Huff, Anthony Hart of Isaban, Ashley Hart of War, Tasha Haywood of Premier, Kayla Hutchens of Bluefield, WV, Megan Carmichael and Brittany Carmichael of South Port, NC; and four great grandchildren, Lilly Hutchens and Ciera Hutchens, Blake Haywood, and T.J. Hart, and numerous nieces and nephews, and a special sister-in-law Christine Turner of Sandy Huff.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 23, 2013, at 12 o’clock at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Lester Cemetery on State Line Ridge near Paynesville, WV. .."
3. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Sheryl C.; 15 Jul 2015.
" Frieda Fay Turner Robinette
Birth 27 Aug 1948
Iaeger, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 19 Nov 2013 (aged 65)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Lester Cemetery (Stateline Ridge # 1)
McDowell County, West Virginia"


Darvin Ellis

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #87-021067; Ancestry.com Website.
Darvin Ellis; age 39; born 9 dec 1947 in WV; divorced; this is his 3rd marriage; last marriage ended
in Aug 1985; 9th grade education; living at Box 997, Pineville, WV; son of Wilson and Anna (Workman)
Ellis; married on 21 May 1987 in Pearisburg, VA; Lenora Helen Walls; maiden name Walker; age 24;
born 5 Sep 1962 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; last marriage ended in Jun 1984; 10th
grade education; living at General Delivery, Fanrock, WV; daughter of Jesse Lee and Patricia Ann
(Harper) Walker.


Lenora Helen Walker

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #87-021067; Ancestry.com Website.
Darvin Ellis; age 39; born 9 dec 1947 in WV; divorced; this is his 3rd marriage; last marriage ended
in Aug 1985; 9th grade education; living at Box 997, Pineville, WV; son of Wilson and Anna (Workman)
Ellis; married on 21 May 1987 in Pearisburg, VA; Lenora Helen Walls; maiden name Walker; age 24;
born 5 Sep 1962 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; last marriage ended in Jun 1984; 10th
grade education; living at General Delivery, Fanrock, WV; daughter of Jesse Lee and Patricia Ann
(Harper) Walker.


Clement Ralph Bassett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 151; WV Archives Web Site.
Clement Ralph Bassett; age 34; born and living in Welch, WV; single; married on 16 Oct 1955 in
Bluefield, WV; Mary Elizabeth Peake; age 29 on wedding day; born at Long Island, VA; single; living
in Welch, WV.


Mary Elizabeth Peake

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 151; WV Archives Web Site.
Clement Ralph Bassett; age 34; born and living in Welch, WV; single; married on 16 Oct 1955 in
Bluefield, WV; Mary Elizabeth Peake; age 29 on wedding day; born at Long Island, VA; single; living
in Welch, WV.


Gayle Randall Spears

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 18; WV Archives Web Site.
Gayle Randall Spears; age 18; born in KY; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Virgil R. and Hannah
Spears; married on 24 Apr 1959 at Mullens, WV; Olivia Lavonn Tilley; age 16; born at Pineville, WV;
single; living at Glover, WV; daughter of Paul D. and Eileen Tilley.


Olivia Lavone Tilley

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 18; WV Archives Web Site.
Gayle Randall Spears; age 18; born in KY; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Virgil R. and
Hannah Spears; married on 24 Apr 1959 at Mullens, WV; Olivia Lavonn Tilley; age 16; born at
Pineville, WV; single; living at Glover, WV; daughter of Paul D. and Eileen Tilley.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #72 043921; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lonnie Morris West; age 34; born 14 Oct 1938 in WV; divorced; this is his 3rd marriage; 1 yrs HS
education; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Morris and Nora (Lester) West; married on 26 oct 1972
at Grundy, VA; Olivia Lavonn Spears; maiden name, Tilley; age 29; born 13 Jan 1943 in WV;
divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 3 yrs HS education; living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Paul
Dewey and Eileen (Cook) Tilley.
3. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Olivia Lavonne Tilley Allen, 75, of Beckley, WV passed away on Thursday September 6, 2018 at Cedar Ridge
Center, Sissonville, WV. She was born on January 13, 1943 in Pineville, WV a daughter of the late Paul and
Eileen Cook Tilley. Olivia cherished all children. She is a member of the UMWA and after working 24 years
she retired from the coal mines. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by two sons Brian and
Darren Spears. Survivors include four daughters Lawana (Jesse) Meade of Bolt, Leisa (Eddie) Lester of
Chapmanville, Libby (Terrance) Allison of Bolt and Connie West of Lakin; two sons Randy Spears and
companion Alma of Bolt and Shawn (Margie) Spears of Pineville; a sister Sandra (Richard) Hatfield of
Beckley; two brothers Doug (Peggy) Tilley of CA and Robert (Carolin) Tilley of Beckley; her long time
companion Rhul Barken of Ashford; twenty grandchildren; twenty-eight great grandchildren; and a host of
other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 3PM on Sunday September 9th at the
Breckenridge Missionary Baptist Church, Bolt, WV with Pastor Corey Brooks officiating. ..."