McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Jerry Roger Turner Rev

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Patty Greene; 10 Oct 2014.
Jerry Roger "Roger" Turner; born 14 Mar 1938; died 8 oct 2014; buried here; no grave marker photo
shown; obit posted.
"Jerry Roger Turner, 76, of Avondale, WV, went to be with the Lord October 8, 2014,at his home following a long battle with cancer.

"Roger was born March 14, 1938, in McDowell County, WV, a son of the late Reverend William G. "Bill" Turner (1911-1993) and Pearl June "Dove" Turner (1913-2008). He was a retired coal miner and a member of the U.M.W.A. for 40 years. He was a heavy equipment operator at the Blue Boy Preparation Plant near Bradshaw, WV. for 28 years of his coal industry career. He was also a pin-machine operator and an electrician for U. S. Steele at Gary WV.

"Roger served his country very proudly in the U.S. Army, 29th Infantry, Fort Benning, GA from 1962-1964. He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, camping, gardening, farming, and riding his four wheeler. He also enjoyed antique cars, and most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a Christian and affiliated with the Pentecostal Holiness Faith.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his mother and father-in-law, Walter Bishop (1895-1962) and Ruthie Bell-Bishop (1907-1960); six brothers-in-law, and five sisters-in-law, Willard "Bud" Bishop (Deceased) and Beulah Mae Bishop (Deceased), Troy Bishop (1928-Deceased) and Flossie Bishop (1935-1983), Floyd Lowery (Deceased), Mae Bishop-Lowery (Deceased), Conley Bishop (Deceased) and Georgia Bishop (Deceased), Mr. and Mrs. Lonzo Stiltner (Deceased) and Zona Bishop-Stiltner (Deceased), and Hassell E. Addair (Deceased).

"Survivors include his loving wife of 54 years, Aileen Bishop-Turner; one daughter, Tammie Lynn Turner-Riffe and husband Dickie Riffe of Avondale, WV; two granddaughters, Amberly Walker of Avondale, WV, and her fiancee Devin Cortellesi of Welch, WV, and Ashley Williams and husband Brad of Beckley, WV; two great granddaughters Zoey Lynn and Bella Rae Williams of Beckley, WV; two step grandchildren, Chris and Chelsea Riffe of Iaeger, WV; and one sister Doris D. Turner-Addiar of Avondale, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, October 11, 2014, at1 o'clock, with Reverend Kenny Green and Reverend Brad Williams officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery at Roderfield, WV"


Dickie S. Riffe

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Dickie S. Riffe, 61, of Garland, WV, went to be with the Lord Saturday, September 15, 2018.

"Dickie was born October 15, 1956 in Iaeger, WV, the youngest son of the late Reverend Graham and Lottie Clay Riffe. He was a heavy equipment operator for the department of highways, Iaeger, WV. He worked as a foreman in construction work for many years. Among his many talents he was a very skilled carpenter. Dickie was an outdoorsman who loved to hunt with his son, Chris. He also loved camping with his wife, Tammie and spending time with his family. Dickie was a Christian who loved the Lord.

"In addition to his parents Dickie was preceded in death by one brother, Kenny Riffe, and his father-in-law, Jerry Roger Turner.

"Survivors include the love of his life, his wife Tammie Turner Riffe of the home; one son, Chris Riffe and wife Courtney, and grandson, Grayson Riffe all of Iaeger; one daughter, Chelsea Riffe of Iaeger; step daughter, Ashley Williams and husband Reverend Brad Williams, and step grandchildren, Zoey, Bella and Roman all of Beckley, and step daughter, Amberly Cortellesi and husband Devin and step grandson, Aaron all of Christiansburg, VA; mother-in-law, Aileen Turner of Garland; three sisters, Ravenna Murphy and husband Hank of Morristown, TN, Vickie Steele and husband Randy of Myrtle Beach, SC, and Christine Billings and husband Tony of Tazewell, VA; one brother, Robert Riffe and wife Mary of Bluewell, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 12 o’clock with Reverend Brad Williams, Reverend Kenny Green and Devin Cortellesi officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger. Burial will follow in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery at Roderfield, WV. ..."


Lloyd Dee Parks Jr

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #71 001421; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lloyd Dee Parks, Jr; age 21; born 23 Apr 1949 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 3 yrs HS
education; living at Box 423, Iaeger, WV; son of Lloyd Dee and Margaret Virginia (Blankenship)
Parks, Sr; married on 22 Jan 1971 in Grundy, VA; Cassie Elizabeth Riffe; age 18; born 6 Feb 1952
in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage; 3 yrs HS education; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Isaac
Edward and Alberta (Howard) Riffe.


Cassie Elizabeth Riffe

1. "Wyoming County WV Hertiage", 1995, "Adams Toler Riffe" article, page 73..
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #71 001421; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lloyd Dee Parks, Jr; age 21; born 23 Apr 1949 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 3 yrs HS
education; living at Box 423, Iaeger, WV; son of Lloyd Dee and Margaret Virginia (Blankenship)
Parks, Sr; married on 22 Jan 1971 in Grundy, VA; Cassie Elizabeth Riffe; age 18; born 6 Feb 1952
in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage; 3 yrs HS education; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Isaac
Edward and Alberta (Howard) Riffe.


William Riley Altizer

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Susanna, taken in May
1910, Page 184A, Family #154.
Listed as Willliam Riley Altizer, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, Henry Lee Altizer.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Pag 368; WV Archives Web Site.
Raleigh Altizer; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Warriormine, WV; son of
Lee and Hattie; married on 11 Oct 1929 at Welch, WV; Ethel Baldwin; age 17; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of G.R. and Martha.
3. FindAgrave.com Web Site.
" Riley William Altizer
Birth 25 Jul 1903
West Virginia, USA
Death 22 Sep 1985 (aged 82)
Robeson County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Lafayette Memorial Park
Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina"


Ethel Baldwin

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Pag 368; WV Archives Web Site.
Raleigh Altizer; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Warriormine, WV; son of
Lee and Hattie; married on 11 Oct 1929 at Welch, WV; Ethel Baldwin; age 17; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of G.R. and Martha.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ethel B Altizer
[Ethel Altizer]
[Ethel B Baldwin]
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 22 Sep 1913
Birth Place: McDowell CO, West Virginia
[McDowell CO|]
Death Date: 10 Mar 2004
Claim Date: 24 May 1975
Father: George R Baldwin
Mother: Martha Collins
SSN: 225366706
Death Certificate Number: 035052
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Signature on SSN Card: Ethel Baldwin
Notes: 12 Sep 1985: Name listed as ETHEL B ALTIZER;
19 May 1975: Name listed as ETHEL ALTIZER"
3. FindAgrave.com Web Site.
" Ethel Baldwin Altizer
Birth 22 Sep 1912
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 10 Mar 2004 (aged 91)
Kissimmee, Osceola County, Florida, USA
Burial
Lafayette Memorial Park
Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina"


William Frederick Anderson

1. 1930 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Fayetteville District; Scarbro; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 211A; Image
23 of 82; Family #59/61.
Listed as Freddie Anderson; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse J. Anderson.
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Aestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Frederick Anderson
Race: White
Age: 18
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Big Four, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 8 Aug 1924
Residence Place: Kimball, M D, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Dec 1942
Employer: Koppers Coal Co
Weight: 146
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Gray
Hair Color: Blonde
Height: 6 0
Next of Kin: Jess J Anderson
Household Members:
Name Relationship
William Frederick Anderson Self (Head)"
3, World War II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945; Ancestry.com Web Site; McDowell Co, WV;
Page 352.
William Frederick Anderson; Cpl, US Army; born 8 Aug 1924; entered service 18 Aug 1943; served at
Camp Croft, SC; Ft. Meade, MD; Camp Stoneman, CA; New Guinea; Saipan; Luzon, Philippines;
Los Angeles, CA; Camp Atterbury, IN; awarded Bronze Star, P. Unit Citation; Good Conduct Medal;
VM, America; AP, P.I. Lib.; attended Welch HS; Protestant; son of M/M Jesse James Anderson,
Kimball, WV; husband of Mrs. Violet Burks Anderson.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Frederick Anderson
[William F Anderson]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 8 Aug 1924
Birth Place: Kimball Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 7 Feb 1994
Father: Jesse J Anderson
Mother: Lilly Dixon
SSN: 235309984
Notes: Apr 1942: Name listed as WILLIAM FREDERICK ANDERSON;
18 Feb 1994: Name listed as WILLIAM F ANDERSON"
5. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William F. Anderson
SSN: 235-30-9984
Last Residence:
30518 Buford, Gwinnett, Georgia, USA
BORN: 8 Aug 1924
Died: 7 Feb 1994
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
6. Georgia, Death Index, 1919-1998; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William F Anderson
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 69
Birth Date: abt 1925
Residence Place: Gwinnett, Georgia, USA
Death Date: 7 Feb 1994
Death Place: Fulton, Georgia, USA
File Date: 16 Feb 1994
Certificate Number: 006206"


Violet Burks

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #1840; WV Archives Web Site.
Violet Burks Anderson; age 23 yrs, 6 mons, 18 days; born 15 Jul 1925 in WV; married; housewife;
living at Carswell, WV; daughter of James R. and Dolly (Workman) Burks; died 13 Feb 1949 in
Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to accidental gunshot wound of face; buried 15 Feb 1949 in
Woodlawn Cemetery, Bluefield (sic, Bluewell), WV; informant, William Fred Anderson; Kimball, WV.