Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Charles Preston Armstrong Sr

1. Smyth Co, VA; Marriage License #40454; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles preston Armstrong; age 21; born in Coaldale, VA; single; no previous marriage; laborer;
living at Marion, VA; son of William E. and Ida (Pruett) Armstrong; married on 19 Dec 1942 in Marion,
VA; Emma Ruth Parks; age 21; born in Grayson Co, VA; single; no previous marriage; living in
Marion, VA; daughter of Guy and Edna (Aker) Parks.
2. Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charles P Armstrong
Gender: Male
Race: White
Divorce Age: 37
Birth Date: abt 1924
Marriage Date: 19 Dec 1942
Divorce Date: 5 Jan 1961
Divorce Place: Smyth, Virginia, USA
Spouse: Emma Parks Armstrong
Number of Children: 4"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charles Preston Armstrong
[Charles P Armstrong]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Mar 1922
Birth Place: War, West Virginia
Death Date: 8 Jun 2000
Father: William E Armstrong
Mother: Ida M Pruitt
SSN: 223264085
Disability Status: Disability denied - no record of type.
Notes: Feb 1941: Name listed as CHARLES PRESTON ARMSTRONG;
21 Jun 2000: Name listed as CHARLES P ARMSTRONG"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charles Armstrong
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 3 Mar 1923
Death Date: 8 Jun 2000
Cause of Death: Natural
SSN: 223264085
Branch 1: AF
Enlistment Date 1: 5 Feb 1943
Release Date 1: 27 Dec 1946
Branch 2: AF
Enlistment Date 2: 10 Oct 1947
Release Date 2: 30 Jun 1965"
4. U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: CHARLES P Sr Armstrong
Service Info.: TSGT US AIR FORCE
Birth Date: 3 Mar 1923
Death Date: 8 Jun 2000
Cemetery: Mt Zion Cemetery
Cemetery Address: Hartville, MO 65667"


Benton Luther Bingham

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 433; WV Archives Web Site.
Benton Luther Bingham; age 21; born 8 Dec 1944 in Filbert, WV; single; living at Gary, WV; son of
Luther C. and Nellie Mae (Halsey) Bingham; married on 19 Sep 1965 at gary, WV; Sandria Glen
Munsey; age 18; born 26 Mar 1947 in Bluefield, WV; single; living at Gary, WV; daughter of
McGinnis G. and Bessie Mae (Newland) Munsey; with consent of Bessie N, and M.G. Munsey, Jr,
parents od Sandria Glen Munsey.


Sandria Glen Muncy

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 433; WV Archives Web Site.
Benton Luther Bingham; age 21; born 8 Dec 1944 in Filbert, WV; single; living at Gary, WV; son of
Luther C. and Nellie Mae (Halsey) Bingham; married on 19 Sep 1965 at gary, WV; Sandria Glen
Munsey; age 18; born 26 Mar 1947 in Bluefield, WV; single; living at Gary, WV; daughter of
McGinnis G. and Bessie Mae (Newland) Munsey; with consent of Bessie N, and M.G. Munsey, Jr,
parents od Sandria Glen Munsey.


Jimmie Morgan

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Jimmie Morgan, 82, of Hanover, WV, passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 in Charleston Area Medical Center, Memorial Division, in Charleston, WV, following a long illness.

"Jimmie was born November 9, 1936, a son of the late Shellie and Buna Trent Morgan. He was a loving husband to Alice Ann Morgan for 62 years and was a loving father and grandfather. Jimmie was a member of the Church of Christ and preached the word of God for 36 years. He was a retired coal miner and a veteran having served four years in the United States Navy aboard the USS Saratoga ship.

"In addition to his parents Jimmie was preceded in death by four brothers, Franklin Morgan, Shellie Morgan Jr., Kenny Morgan and Freddy Joe Morgan; two sisters, Donna Jean Vest and Lucy Carter.

"Survivors include his loving wife Alice Ann Morgan of the home; four children, Shelley (Payne) Hunt of Mohawk, WV, Sharon Kay (Ronald) Steele of Oceana, WV, Jimmy (Elizabeth) Morgan of Hanover, WV, and Jamie (Kimberly) Morgan also of Hanover. He is survived eleven grandchildren, who loved him dearly, Jessica, Michelle, McCain, Jennifer, Justin, Ali, Jordan, Joshua, Samantha, Jacob, and Carrie and eleven great grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters, Addie Rife and Patsy (Charles) Lester.

"Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, February 24, 2019, at 1 o’clock with Evangelist Alex Spalding and Evangelist Carl Fuller officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Morgan Cemetery at Garden Gap near Hanover, WV. Serving as pallbearers will be McCain Hunt, Justin, Joshua, Jacob, and Jordan Morgan. ..."


Aaron Dean Brown

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #78 035473; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Aaron Dean Brown; age 21; born 8 Jan 1957 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 12th grade education;
living at Box 89, Gilbert, WV; son of Chester T, and Elam Lorraine (Hatfield) Brown; married on 26
Aug 1978 in Grundy, VA; Belinda Kay Lester; age 18; born 8 Oct 1959 in WV; this is her 1st marriage;
12th grade education; living at Box 187, Justice, WV; daughter of Mike and Patsy Lacine (Bishop)
Lester.


Belinda Kay Lester

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #78 035473; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Aaron Dean Brown; age 21; born 8 Jan 1957 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 12th grade education;
living at Box 89, Gilbert, WV; son of Chester T, and Elam Lorraine (Hatfield) Brown; married on 26
Aug 1978 in Grundy, VA; Belinda Kay Lester; age 18; born 8 Oct 1959 in WV; this is her 1st marriage;
12th grade education; living at Box 187, Justice, WV; daughter of Mike and Patsy Lacine (Bishop)
Lester.


Robert Hopkins Jr

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken 5 Feb 1920; Page 86B; Image 38 of 41;
Family 395/399.
Listed as Robert Hopkins; age 2 yrs, 4 mons; born in WV; black; in household of father, Robert
Hopkins.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Maybeury; taken 3 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Image
1 of 24; Family #17/17.
Listed as Robert Hopkins; age 12; born in WV; single; Negro; in household of uncle, Charles
Alexander.
3. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #45114; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Hopkins; age 23; born and living in Barlow, WV; single; colored; son of Robert and Henrietta
(Luster) Hopkins; married on 20 Nov 1939 in Tazewell, VA; Pearly Scales; age 22; born in
Martinsville, VA; single; colored; living in Pocahontas, VA; daughter of Frank (sic, Fred) and Minnie
(Kellum) Scales.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Maybeury-Barlow; E.D. 24-48; Page 938A; Image
21 of 30; Household #88.
Listed as Robert Hopkins; age 23; born in WV; married; Negro; 8th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; bone picker in coal tipple; in household of father-in-law, Fred Scales, with
wife Pearl.
5. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robert Junior Hopkins
Gender: Male
Race: Black
Age: 23
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 27 Aug 1917
Birth Place: Maybeury, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Maybeury, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Maybeury, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Unemployed
Weight: 150 lbs
Complexion: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5' 7"
Next of Kin: Pearly Hopkins
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Robert Junior Hopkins Self (Head)
Pearly Hopkins Wife"


Pearl Scales

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #45114; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Hopkins; age 23; born and living in Barlow, WV; single; colored; son of Robert and Henrietta
(Luster) Hopkins; married on 20 Nov 1939 in Tazewell, VA; Pearly Scales; age 22; born in
Martinsville, VA; single; colored; living in Pocahontas, VA; daughter of Frank (sic, Fred) and Minnie
(Kellum) Scales.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Maybeury-Barlow; E.D. 24-48; Page 938A; Image
21 of 30; Household #88.
Listed as Pearl Hopkins; age 20; born in VA; married; Negro; 8th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Fred Scales, with husband, Robert Hopkins.