McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individules

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James Richard Lynch Sr

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 132; WV Archives Web Site.
James Richard Lynch; age 25; born 24 May 1921 in Bellwood, WV; living at Sprague, WV; son of
Patrick and Julia Lynch; married on 22 Jul 1946 in the St. Frances de Sales Church, Beckley, WV;
Mary Ann Bailey; age 20; born 28 Nov 1925 in Cranberry, WV; living at Beckley, WV; daughter of
Charles and Gladys Bailey; with consent of Emory Bailey, mother deceased.


Mary Ann Bailey

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 132; WV Archives Web Site.
James Richard Lynch; age 25; born 24 May 1921 in Bellwood, WV; living at Sprague, WV; son of
Patrick and Julia Lynch; married on 22 Jul 1946 in the St. Frances de Sales Church, Beckley, WV;
Mary Ann Bailey; age 20; born 28 Nov 1925 in Cranberry, WV; living at Beckley, WV; daughter of
Charles and Gladys Bailey; with consent of Emory Bailey, mother deceased.
2. Evans-Calfee Funeral Service; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Mary Anne Bailey Lynch, 92, of Pineville, WV, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on July 9, 2018, following a prolonged illness. Born in Cranberry WV, on November 28, 1925, she was the only child of the late Charles Emory and Gladys Florence Bailey.

"Mary Anne graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1943. She was a member of the Snaps Social Club throughout high school and remained close with these friends throughout her life. After graduating, she became an executive secretary for the Greenbrier Dairy.

"In 1946, she married the love of her life, James Richard Lynch, Sr. at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Beckley, WV, where she was an active member of the Women’s Guild.

"In 1955, she moved to Pineville with her husband when he took a position as an instructor at the Wyoming County Vocational School where she would live for the remainder of her life.

"Mary Anne was a founding member of the Holy Cross Catholic Church where she actively participated in all church functions and activities.

"Mary Anne had a variety of hobbies. She was an accomplished seamstress and enjoyed playing bridge. She was a former member of the Pineville Women’s Club and the Pineville Garden Club.

"Mary Anne loved to travel and after her husband’s retirement from teaching, she accompanied him to Egypt and Jamaica where he served as an educational consultant.

"While she enjoyed these things, her greatest joy was caring for her husband and children.

"Left to cherish her memory are daughters Karen Anne Lynch of Pineville, WV; Cecilia Hammond (Steve) of Alpharetta, GA; Margarett Roberts (Ron) of Jacksonville, FL; son, James Richard Lynch, Jr. (Lisa) of Charlotte, NC; grandsons Michael Wilson (Angie) of Waverly, WV; Nicholas Wilson, of Pineville, WV; William Lynch of Champaign IL; Adam Lynch of Charlotte, NC; granddaughter, Bailey Anne Lynch of Charlotte, NC; plus, many nieces and nephews whom she loved.

"The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Friday July 13 2018, at 11 am at the St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, Beckley, WV. A Rite of Committal will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens at Prosperity where Mary Anne will be laid to rest.
The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 6-9pm at the Calfee Evans Funeral Home, Pineville, WV. A Vigil Prayer Service will be conducted at 8pm.
Online condolences can be sent by visiting www.evans-calfee.com
Arrangements by Evans-Calfee Funeral Service Pineville."


Wesley Adkins

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 326; WV Archives Web Site.
Wesley Adkins; age 26; born in Glen Alum, WV; single; living at Guyan, WV; son of Arch and Ruby
Marie (Miller) Adkins; married on 25 Jan 1964 at Baileysville, WV; Patricia Karen Payne; age 19;
born in Landville, WV; single; living at Coal Mtn, WV; daughter of Eckle Southard, Jr (stepfather) and
Athelene Davis.


Patricia Karen "Patty" Payne

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 326; WV Archives Web Site.
Wesley Adkins; age 26; born in Glen Alum, WV; single; living at Guyan, WV; son of Arch and Ruby
Marie (Miller) Adkins; married on 25 Jan 1964 at Baileysville, WV; Patricia Karen Payne; age 19;
born in Landville, WV; single; living at Coal Mtn, WV; daughter of Eckle Southard, Jr (stepfather) and
Athelene Davis.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Patricia Karen "Patty" Adkins, 73, of Laurel Branch, WV, joined her Savior in Heaven on July
6, 2018 at Raleigh General Hospital. Patty was born on December 26, 1944 in Landville, WV,
a daughter of the late Burb Payne and Athlene Gay Davis Payne Southard. She was a member
of the Big Cub Missionary Baptist Church in Coal Mountain. She was talented at flower
arranging and decorating, as well as many hobbies. Patty was a 1962 graduate of Baileysville
High School and retired from the Wyoming County Board of Education as a cook at Coal
Mountain and Baileysville Elementary and Middle Schools. She was a kindhearted, generous
of spirit and loved her Heavenly Father. In addition to her parents her sister Linda Collings
also preceded her in death. Patty leaves behind her beloved husband Wesley Adkins, whom
she married on January 25, 1964; a daughter Jennifer Harding of Kernersville, NC; a son John
Adkins of Loris, SC; one grandson Michael Adkins of Tampa, FL; two granddaughters
Samantha Harding of Franklin, NC and Amber Johnson of Loris, SC; three great
granddaughters; a great grandson; two brothers James Payne of Laurel Branch and Charles
Southard of Coal Mountain; a brother in law Louis Collings; and many other loving family and
friends. Funeral service will be held at Noon on Monday July 9th at the Big Cub Missionary
Baptist Church with Pastor Glen Hatfield and Rev. Louis Collings officiating. She will be laid
to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Matheny, WV...."


Dorothy Hayden

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 4 Apr
1940; Page 745A; Image 3 of 35; Household #21.
Listed as Dorothy Hayden; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived
in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John W. Hayden.


Thomas "Tommy" Fowler

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 121; WV Archives Web Site.
Tommy Fowler; age 22; born in Superior, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; was issued a license
to marry on 31Jan 1948 in McDowell Co, WV; Ella Mae Hayden; age 21; born and living in Mohegan,
WV; single; no return by minister.


Ella Mae Hayden

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 4 Apr
1940; Page 745A; Image 3 of 35; Household #21.
Listed as Ella Mae Hayden; age 12; born in WV; 7th grade education; attending school; lived
in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John W. Hayden.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 121; WV Archives Web Site.
Tommy Fowler; age 22; born in Superior, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; was issued a license
to marry on 31Jan 1948 in McDowell Co, WV; Ella Mae Hayden; age 21; born and living in Mohegan,
WV; single; no return by minister.
3. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ella Mae Fowler, 91, of Welch passed away Sunday, July 8, 2018 at the home of her daughter in Welch.
"Born April 28, 1927 in Mohegan, WV she was the daughter of the late James Walter Hayden and Synthia Patterson Hayden. She was a homemaker.
"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Fowler; a son, Frank Fowler; and three brothers and four sisters.
"Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Cynthia Callendar of Welch; granddaughter, Elisabeth Callendar of Welch; and one sister, Dorothy Steele of Johnson City, TN.
"Graveside service will be conducted Wednesday, July 11 at 11 a.m. in Roselawn MemorialGardens, Princeton, with Bishop Tim Akers officiating. Burial will follow in the cemetery...".