McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


George W. Mullins

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"...George W. Mullins, 81, of Coon Branch Mountain near Iaeger, WV, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2016 at the Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, WV.

"George was born December 29, 1934, in Krolitz near Iaeger, WV, a son of the late Sol and Mabel Kennedy Mullins. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the U.M.W.A. In the 1960's and 70's George was the best moonshiner in McDowell County. George also was a veteran of the United States Army; while stationed in Fort Riley, KS he met Martha, his fraulein, whom he married and cherished for 58 years. George was affiliated with the Church of God Faith and was recently baptized on October 29, 2016.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Glenn, Granville, and Sol "Junior" Mullins. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Martha Ann Benteman Mullins of the home; four daughters, Katherine "Kathy" Bailey of Iaeger, WV, Alisa "Lisa" Worthington and husband Lee of Statesville, NC, Amanda "Tabby" Church and husband Johnny also of Statesville, NC, and Shawn Steele and husband Allen of Iaeger, WV; seven grandchildren, Laura Martin, Crystal Hance, Chelsea Yarborough, Ethan Church, Ashleigh Dotson, Richard "A.J." Steele and Matthew Steele; three great grandsons, Elijah and Alexander Hance and Samuel Martin; two brothers, Danny Lee Mullins and Carl "Sammy" Mullins both of Iaeger, WV; five sisters, Josephine Walker of Iaeger, WV, Joyce McCoy of Beckley, WV, Joan Anderson of Kershaw, SC, Janet Dotson of Princeton, WV, and June Rose of Bluff City, TN; four special friends, Wesley Collins of Beartown, WV, Arlen Steele of Oceana, WV, Arnold Bryant of Princeton, WV, and Irving Mullins of Iaeger, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, December 29, 2016, at 1 o'clock with Reverend Steve May and Reverend Lewis Kennedy officiating at the High Knob Church of the Living God on Coon Branch Mountain near Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the A. C. Powell Cemetery on Coon Branch Mountain...."


Martha Ann Benteman

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Martha Ann Mullins
Also Known As M Mullins
Residence Date 19 Feb 2008
Residence Place Iaeger, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 29 Feb 1940
Phone Number..."
"Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Jan 2009
Address 601 PO Box
Address Continued Iaeger, West Virginia 24844
Address Date 19 Feb 2008
2nd Address Galloway
2nd Address Continued Iaeger, West Virginia 24844
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1996
3rd Address 485 PO Box
3rd Address Continued Iaeger, West Virginia 24844
3rd Address Date 01 Jul 1993-01 Jan 2009..."


Ella Mae "Susie" Day

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 99B, Family 284.
Listed as Susie E.M. Day, age 2 months, born in Mar 1900, in household of father, George Day.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 98A; Image 23 of 24;
Family #212/212.
Listed as Ellen Day, age 10, born in WV; in household of father, George W. Day.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #12387; WV Archives Web Site.
Ella Mae Whitteman; age 44 yrs, 6 mons, 1 day; born 24 Mar 1900 at Elbert, WV; married;
wife of Earnest Whittemore, age 47; housewife; living at Filbert, WV; daughter of George and
Maggie (Alley) Day; died 25 Sep 1944 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to Bronchoial asthma;
buried in Family Cemetery, #9 Mtn., Gary, WV; informant, Earnest Whitteman, Filbert, WV.
4. FindAGrave,com Web Site; Dillon Cemetery, Filbert, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Never Ending Story; 11 Nov 2006.
Ella Mae "Sisie" Day Whittemore; born 24 Mar 1900; died 25 Sep 1944; buried here; headstone
photo shown.
"Wife of Freland Parsons and Ernest Johnny Whittemore".


Mary Jane Whittemore

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #677; WV Archives Web Site.
Mary Jane Wittamore; age 9 days; born 9 Jan 1926 at Mohegan, WV; died 18 Jan 1927 at
Mohegan, WV; due to incomplete term with jaundice; buried 19 Jan 1926 at Mohegan, WV;
informant, May Wttmore, Mohegan, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mohegan Cemetery, Mohegan, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Sue Hale Sheppard; 27 Mar 2014; maintained by Never Ending Story.
Mary Jane Whittamore; born 9 Jan 1926; died 18 Jan 1926; buried here; no grave marker
photo shown; death certificate posted.


Robert Stump

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 224A; image 27 of 32;
Family #289/305.
Listed as Robert Stump; age 6; born in WV; in household of father; John B. Stump.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 264B;
Image 10 of 30; Family #96/96.
Listed as Robert Stump; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, John B. Stump.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 225; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Stump; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; timberman; living at Mohegan, WV; son of
John and Texas Stump; married on 31 jan 1927 at Deegans, WV; Lizzie Short; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Will and Adeline Short.


Lizzie Short

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 225; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Stump; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; timberman; living at Mohegan, WV; son of
John and Texas Stump; married on 31 jan 1927 at Deegans, WV; Lizzie Short; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Will and Adeline Short.


Alberta Stump

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7985; WV Archives Web Site.
Alberta Stump; age 1 yr, 2 mons, 14 days; born 13 Apr 1929 at Mohegan, WV; daughter of Robert
and Lizzie (Short) Stump; died 17 Jun 1930 at Mohegan, WV; due to gorto enbrelis (sp?; buried 28
Jun 1930 at Mohegan, WV; informant, Robert Stump, Mohegan, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mohegan Cemetery, Mohegan, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 24 Jun 2010.
Alberta Stump; born 13 Apr 1929; died 27 Jun 1930; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.
death certificate posted.


Everett M. Harless

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by F.Hylton; 10 Aug 2010.
" Everett M Harless
Birth 11 Jun 1917
Death 5 Sep 2002 (aged 85)
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"According to the NARA POW records Cpl. Everett M. Harless served with A Company, 803rd Engineer Battalion (Aviation) in the Philippines during WWII.

"Left by Tom H. on 12 Sep 2015"


Pauline Ashworth

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Kimball; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 32A;
Image 23 of 30; Family #224/255.
Listed as Pauline Ashworth; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Garland Ashworth.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by SWVA Genealogy Searcher; 15 Mar 2012.
"Pauline Ashworth Harless
Birth 6 Mar 1925
Death 12 Mar 2012 (aged 87)
North Carolina, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"3/6/1925 ~ 3/12/2012 Pauline Ashworth Harless, 87, of Wilson, N.C., passed away on Monday, March 12, 2012.

"Funeral Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012, at Joyner's Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson, N.C. The family will receive friends following the service. The Rev. Steve Strickland and the Rev. Jared Hanson will officiate.

"Graveside Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluewell, W.Va. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday at Cravens-Shires Funeral Home, Bluewell, W.Va.

"Pauline was formerly of Martinsville, Va., and was a member of Grace Baptist Church, Wilson, N.C.

"Surviving are her daughter, Nancy Carol Harless, of Wilson, N.C.; and a number of nieces and nephews.

"She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett M. Harless; parents, Garland and Lillie Taylor Ashworth; sisters, Margaret Akers, Louise Ashworth and Helen Roberts; and brothers, Taylor Ashworth and George Ashworth.

"Flowers are welcome or memorials may be directed to Grace Baptist Church, 202 N. Kincaid Ave., Wilson, NC 27893. Condolences may be directed to www.joyners.net.


"Published in Roanoke Times from March 15 to March 16, 2012"


Maude Mitchell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #23/23.
Listed as Maudie Mitchel; age 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse J. Mitchell.


Ulysses Reyonolds Akers

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; taken on 12 Apr 1930; page 235A;
Image 19 of 43; Family #152/171.
Listed as Ulysses Akers; age 1 yr, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, George Akers.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-41; taken on
8 Apr 1940; Page 809A; Image 21 of 36; Household #183.
Listed as Ulysses Akers; age 11; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in
McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George L. Akers,
3. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ulysses Reynolds Akers
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Big Four, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 14 Feb 1929
Residence Place: Superior, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Unemployed
Weight: 135
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Blonde
Height: 5 10
Next of Kin: George Akers
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Ulysses Reynolds Akers Self (Head)"
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); WV Archives Web Site.
Ulysses Reynolds Akers; age 24; born at Big Four, WV; single; living at Superior, WV; married on
20 Sep 1953 at East Rainelle, WV; Wanda Lucille Adkins; age 24; born in Brownstown, WV; single;
living at Welch, WV.
5. Prince William Co, VA; Death Certificate #83-033874; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ulysses R. Akers; age 54; born 14 Feb 1929 in WV; married; husband of Edith W. Akers; mail
handler; living at 1915 York Drive, Woodbridge, VA; son of George and Clair (Rose) Akers; died
9 Oct 1983 in Potomac Hospital, Woodbridge, VA; due to liver failure; advanced cirrhosis; cremated
at Lee Crematory, Wshington DC; informant, Mrs, Edith W. Akers
6. U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ulysses R Akers
Service Info.: AR United States Army
Birth Date: 14 Feb 1929
Death Date: 9 Oct 1983
Interment Date: 12 Oct 1983
Cemetery: Arlington National Cemetery
Cemetery Address: C/O Director Arlington, VA 22211
Buried At: Section 1-Ff Site 4"


Wanda Lucille Adkins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); WV Archives Web Site.
Ulysses Reynolds Akers; age 24; born at Big Four, WV; single; living at Superior, WV; married on
20 Sep 1953 at East Rainelle, WV; Wanda Lucille Adkins; age 24; born in Brownstown, WV; single;
living at Welch, WV.