McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Earnest

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek; Welch; E.D. 24-28; taken 22 Apr 1940; Page 568A;
Image 1 of 4; Household #8.
Listed as John Earnest; age 28; born in TN; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; machine man in coal mine; head of household.


Cynthia Cardea

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek; Welch; E.D. 24-28; taken 22 Apr 1940; Page 568A;
Image 1 of 4; Household #8.
Listed as Cynthia Earnest; age 28; born in PA; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; clerk in retail grocery; in household of husband, John Earnest.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "The Cardea Family"; article; Page 111; submitted by Irene Earest, Princeton, WV
24740.


Jane Earnest

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek; Welch; E.D. 24-28; taken 22 Apr 1940; Page 568A;
Image 1 of 4; Household #8.
Listed as Jane Earnest; age 8; born in WV; 3rd grade education; not attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John Earnest.


Agnes Marie Lawson

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Agnes Marie Graham
Also Known As Agnes M Lawson
2nd Also Known As Name Agnes Gunter
Event Date 01 Jun 1999-02 Jan 2008
Event Place Oceana, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 16 Sep 1949
Address Oceana, West Virginia 24870
Address Date 01 Jun 1999-02 Jan 2008
Affiliate Identifier 369528745"
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Agnes Marie Lawson Gunter, 69, of Pineville, WV passed away on Friday March 22, 2019 at her home. She
was born on September 16, 1949 in Tazewell, VA the daughter of the late William Harvey and Elizabeth
Baldwin Lawson. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Joseph Gunter, Jr.;
daughter Rachel Brown; granddaughter Zoey Graham; great granddaughter Nevaeh Mircale McMillion;
and grandson J.R. Brown, Jr. Survivors include four daughters Anita Graham (Duke McClanahan) of
Pineville, Wendy Cook of Oceana, Tonya Acord (Delmas Toler) of Oceana and Jennifer (Carlos) Pitno of
Kopperston; three sons Robert Edward Graham and Robert Dale (Natasha Belcher) Graham, Jr. both of
Pineville and Joshua Graham of Welch; a sister Darlene Redding of FL; five brothers Johnny Lawson,
William Lawson and Alfred Lawson all of Pineville, Kenneth Baldwin and Tommy Baldwin both of
Tazewell, VA; sixteen grandchildren Elizabeth Cook, Ricky McMillion, Jr., Lorie Brown, Rose Graham,
David Cook, Latasha Acord, Dakota Acord, Johnny Acord, Morgan Graham, Ethan Graham, Collin Graham,
Dannielle Graham, Bella Patino, Austin Lusk, Collin Graham, Ethan Graham, Aleah Arwood, Taylor
Sammons, and Connor Graham; her former husband and loving father of 27 years Robert Graham; and a
host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 12PM on Wednesday March 27th in
the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Jerry Graham and Rev. Tommy White
officiating. She will be laid to rest in Cook Cemetery, Lynco, WV."


Wannie Prince Osborne

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Wannie Prince Osborne
Event Date 01 May 2002-05 Dec 2008
Event Place Cyclone, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 05 Mar 1933
Address Cyclone, West Virginia 24827
Address Date 01 May 2002-05 Dec 2008
2nd Address Cyclone, West Virginia 24827
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1993
Affiliate Identifier 171310865"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 24 Feb 2012.
" Wannie Prince Osborne
Birth 5 Mar 1933
Cyclone, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Death 22 Feb 2012 (aged 78)
Logan, Logan County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Palm Memorial Gardens
Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"CYCLONE — Wannie Prince Osborne, 78, of Cyclone, passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2012, in Logan Regional Hospital. He was a retired coal miner, member of the Lillyhaven Baptist Church and a UMWA Local 7604 member.

"He was born March 5, 1933, in Cyclone, a son of the late Willie Osborne (1910-1964) and Cora Ellen Bailey-Osborne (1910-1974). Also preceding him in death were his loving wife, Peggy Euvaughn Duffy-Osborne (1936-2002), whom he married in 1952; two sisters Gertrude Avis Osborne-Lusk (1937-2006) and Tiny Rose Osborne-Lusk-Flaugher (1939-Deceased); a brother, Cleatus "Clettie" Leamon Osborne (1939-Deceased); and a grandson Carl Osborne (Deceased).

"Survivors include two daughters, Gloria Dean Osborne-Lusk (1954-2019) & husband Earl Lusk of Kopperston and Kathy Osborne-Gunnoe & husband Teddy Gunnoe of Sevierville, TN; two sons, Willie G. Osborne & wife Brady Osborne of Huff Creek and Johnny Osborne of Asheboro, NC; three sisters, Dovie Osborne-Lusk (B. 1935), Emma Pearl Osborne-Bailey (1945-2015) and Fannie Osborne-Rollins & husband Bill Rollins, all of Cyclone; three brothers, Vaughn "Sweetie" Osborne (1946-2014) & wife Ivy Osborne of Little Creek, Landy Lay Osborne (1947-2016) & wife Margaret Lafferty-Osborne (B. 1947) of Matheny and Stewart "Braden" Osborne & wife Sara Osborne of Wytheville, VA; eleven grandchildren; twenty eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

"Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2012, at the Lillyhaven Baptist Church with Rev. William Cook and Pastor Algie Cook officiating. He will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny."


Peggy Euvaughn Duffy

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 4 Aug 2009.
" Peggy Euvaughn Duffy Osborne
Birth 16 Mar 1936
Nicholas County, West Virginia, USA
Death 28 Apr 2002 (aged 66)
Cyclone, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Palm Memorial Gardens
Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"CYCLONE - Peggy Euvaughn Osborne, 66, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 28, 2002, following a long illness.

"Born March 16, 1936, in Nicholas County, she was the daughter of the late Owen Hereford Duffy (1915-1975) and Eva Bragg-Duffy (1914-1943). She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Carl Osborne (Deceased).

"Those left to mourn her loss include her husband of 50 years, Wannie Prince-Osborne (1933-2012); two sons, Willie Gene Osborne & wife Brady Osborne of Cyclone and Johnny Lee Osborne & wife Crystal Osborne of Asheboro, NC; two daughters, Gloria Dean Osborne-Lusk (1954-2019) & husband Earl Lusk of Kopperston and Kathy Osborne-Gunnoe & husband Teddy Gunnoe of Cyclone; two brothers, Johnny Duffy and Owen Duffy; three sisters, Betty Mae Duffy-Gibson (1948-2014), Frankie Duffy-Blankenship and Deloris Duffy-Osborne; twelve grandchildren, Tammy Toler, Peggy Cobb, Curtis Gunnoe, Marty Toler, Amanda Blankenship, Murhl Osborne, Amy Toler, Beatrice Workman, Beecher Osborne, Willie Osborne, Jeff Lusk and Tonya Lusk; seventeen great-great-grandchildren; and a host of friends.

"Service will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday at Bright Prospect Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Jackie Lusk officiating. Burial will follow in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny."


Ida Gladys Keene

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ida Gladys Mullins
[Ida G Mullins]
[Ida Gladys Keene]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 31 Oct 1913
Birth Place: Marrin Bucha, Virginia
Death Date: 17 Nov 2003
Father: David Keene
Mother: Sarah Horne
SSN: 236945247
Signature on SSN Card: Gladys Mullins
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Nov 1972: Name listed as IDA GLADYS MULLINS;
27 Nov 2003: Name listed as IDA G MULLINS"


Lindsey Fred Cook

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Lindsey Cook; age 21; born in KY; living in Raleigh Co, WV; married on 1 Apr 1936 in Beckley, WV;
Mazie Lester; age 18; born in Bradshaw, WV; living in Raleigh Co, WV; information given by Lindsey
Cook and Mae Lester, mother (of Mazie).
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lindsay Fred Cook
Gender: Male
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 20 Jan 1915
Birth Place: Whitesburg, Kentucky, USA
Residence Place: Yukon, West Virginia, USA
Registration Place: Yukon, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Self
Weight: 155
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 7
Next of Kin: Mazie Cook
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Lindsay Fred Cook Self (Head)
Mazie Cook Wife"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lindsey F Cook
[Lindsay F Cook]
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 20 Jan 1915
Death Date: 12 Mar 1995
Claim Date: 19 Sep 1967
SSN: 236104023"
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 180-181; "Fred Cook"; article; submitted by Mazie Cook, 19202
Bethel Road, Abingdon, VA 24211.


Mazie Lester

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Lindsey Cook; age 21; born in KY; living in Raleigh Co, WV; married on 1 Apr 1936 in Beckley, WV;
Mazie Lester; age 18; born in Bradshaw, WV; living in Raleigh Co, WV; information given by Lindsey
Cook and Mae Lester, mother (of Mazie).
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 180-181; "Fred Cook"; article; submitted by Mazie Cook, 19202
Bethel Road, Abingdon, VA 24211.