McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Fred Carl Rose

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 7 May 1930; Page 78A;
Family #25/25.
Listed as Fred Rose; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Charles G. Rose.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-17; taken on 13 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 52 of 64; Household #435.
Listed as Fred Rose; age 14; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles G. Rose.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #6962; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Fred Carl Rose; age 28; born in War, WV; single; miner; living at War, WV; son of Glenn and
Betty (Mitchell) Rose; married on 28 Mar 1955 in Russell Co, VA; Joyce Ann Keel; age 18; born
and living in War, WV; daughter of V.C. and Zella (Crabtree) Keel. (Fred was not son of Betty Mitchell.
His father had remarried long before his birth)
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Fred Rose; born on 6 Dec 1925; died on 16 Feb 1994; living at War, McDowell Co, WV at death.
5. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Donnie and Dwanna Rose Hicks"; Article; Page 170; submitted by Tina
Hicks, Cucumber, WV 24826.


Joyce Ann Keel

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Joyce Ann Jessie, 77, of Taylorsville, N.C. formerly of Coalwood, WV, passed away, Friday, April 14, 2017 at Tazewell Community Hospital, in Tazewell, VA. Born May 18, 1939, in Yukon, WV, she was the daughter of the late, Vaughn Cowan and Zelda Emelyne Crabtree Keel. She was a homemaker, and of the Baptist Faith. She was a resident of Coalwood most of her life, before moving to N.C. 13 Years ago.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by, her first husband Fred Carl Rose; second husband of 38 years, Guy Jessie; one son, Rickey Carl Rose.

"Survivors include, one son, Dwayne Raye Rose and wife Tammy of Hiddenite, N.C.; two daughters, Dwanna Faye Hicks and husband Donnie of Squire, W.V., Conteena Emelyne Boucher and husband Larry of LeHigh Acres, FL.; one brother, Vade Keel and wife Julia of Sherman TX, one sister, Lois Rose of Berwind, WV; 9 Grandchildren, and 9 Great Grandchildren.

"Funeral Services will be conducted, Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 11 A.M. from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch, WV, with Pastor Ryan Rose officiating, burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, VA...."
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Donnie and Dwanna Rose Hicks"; Article; Page 170; submitted by Tina
Hicks, Cucumber, WV 24826.


Ricky Rose

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Donnie and Dwanna Rose Hicks"; Article; Page 170; submitted by Tina
Hicks, Cucumber, WV 24826.


Ray Rose

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Donnie and Dwanna Rose Hicks"; Article; Page 170; submitted by Tina
Hicks, Cucumber, WV 24826.


Daniel T, "Dan" Richie Sr

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dan Richie
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 70
Birth Date: 18 Sep 1905
Marriage Registration Place: Buchanan, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 13 Jan 1976
Marriage Place: Buchanan, Virginia, USA
Father: Henry William Richie
Mother: Barbara Ellen Hollyfield
Spouse: Stella Mae Johnson Coleman"
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dan Richie
SSN: 403-18-6833
Last Residence:
24844 Iaeger, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 18 Sep 1905
Last Benefit: 24844, Iaeger, Mcdowell, West Virginia, United States of America
Died: May 1977
State (Year) SSN issued: Kentucky (Before 1951)"


Bessie Kennedy

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 95A;
Family #5/5.
Listed as Bessie Kenedy; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew R. Kennedy.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 253A; Family #1/1.
Listed as Bessie Kenedy; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew R. Kennedy.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 204; WV Archives Web Site.
Tarvin Asbury; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of George
and Mary; married on 31 Jul 1924 at Welch, WV; Bessie Kenedy; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Andy and Martha.
4. McDowell Co, WV; death Certificate #'71 018735; WV Aechives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Bessie Richie; age 67; born 25 Jan 1904 in WV; married (sic divorced); wife of Danny Ritchie;
housewife; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Andrew and Martha (Auvil) Kennedy; died 18 Aug 1971
in Doctors Memorial Hospital, Welch, WV; due to acute coronary thrombosis; buried 20 Aug 1971
in Kennedy Cemetery, Iaeger, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
"Bessie Kennedy Asbury
BIRTH 25 Jan 1904
Iaeger, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
DEATH 18 Aug 1971 (aged 67)
Iaeger, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
BURIAL
Kennedy Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia'
5. E-mail from srichie1; 13 May 2018.
"There is some info on Bessie Kennedy that I thought you might use.
"Bessie was married to Henry Tarvin Asbury and they had the following children, not in order
Lessie Asbury 12/31/1930-7/27/1931-I believe that she was a twin but I don't remember the name of the other girl, she also died as a child
Herman Asbury
Dewey Asbury, married Gathie Matney
Emmett Asbury, married Georgia Cole
Ruby Asbury married Oscar McCoy, Jr.
Ruth Asbury married Johnny Lester
Velda Asbury 4/5/1936-12/2/1939
I am not sure if this is all of the kids.

"Bessie married Dan Richie and they have 3 surviving kids plus
Dan Richie, Jr. 12/15/1940-1/9/1941

"My X is one of the surviving kids of Bessie and Dan. Bessie died 8/18/1971 and I am not sure of the exact date that Dan died, somewhere around 1977. I believe that Dan was born in Kentucky

"I believe that Henry Tarvin also married Kathryn Marie Gillespie in 1959..."


Daniel T. Richie Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #655; WV Archives Web Site.
Dan R


Harvey Collins

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Harvey Collins, 72, gained his wings Saturday, February 10, 2018, at 10:55 p.m.

"Harvey was born March 3, 1945, in Welch, WV, a son of the late Lawrence and Maggie Matney Collins. He resided in Long Pole Hollow near Iaeger, WV, and was a retired coal miner. His favorite past time was coon hunting and raising chickens.

"In addition to his parents Harvey was preceded in death by three brothers, Lawrence Jr., Jerry, and Earl Collins; two brothers-in-law, Jake Kidd and Harry Jones; and a loving niece who was more like his daughter, Sabrina May Justice.

"Survivors include wife, Beatrice Collins of the home; Ashley Justice also of the home; two brothers, Dennis (Angel) Collins of Man, WV and Russell (Loretta) Collins of Iaeger, WV; four sisters, Patsy Kidd of Welch, WV, Linda (Dickey) McCoy of Wilmore, WV, Wiloma Jones of Baltimore, MD and Opal (Charley) Hover of York, PA; several nieces and nephews, whom he loved dearly, and his lifelong friends, Tommy and Kathy Hyatt.

"Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 16, 2018, at 11 o’clock with Reverend Johnny Akers officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV.

"Burial will follow in the Bradford Justice Cemetery at Mud Fork near Panther, WV. Serving as pallbearers will be Rosco Horn, Bryan Justice, Dewayne Hyatt, Clayton Williams, James Horn and Matthew Horn...."
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 14 Feb 2018.
" Harvey Collins
Birth 3 Mar 1945
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 10 Feb 2018 (aged 72)
Iaeger, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Justice Cemetery
Panther, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 187323054"


George R. Lester

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1933); Page __; Line #10; WV Archives Web Site.
George R. Lester; age 26; born in WV; single; teacher; living in Gilbert, WV; son of Alex and
Lena (Browning) Lester; married on 11 Nov 1933 at Gilbert, WV; Mary L. Cole; age 22; born
in WV; single; living at Verner, WV; daughter of A.B. and Grace (West) Cole.


Mary Lou Cole

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1933); Page __; Line #10; WV Archives Web Site.
George R. Lester; age 26; born in WV; single; teacher; living in Gilbert, WV; son of Alex and
Lena (Browning) Lester; married on 11 Nov 1933 at Gilbert, WV; Mary L. Cole; age 22; born
in WV; single; living at Verner, WV; daughter of A.B. and Grace (West) Cole.


William Lester

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16229; WV Archives Web Site.
William Lester; age 3 mons, 29 days; born 7 May 1945 at isaban, WV; son of
George R. and Mary Lou (Cole) Lester; died 6 Sep 1945 in Stevens Clinic,
Welch, WV; due to pyloric stenosis, since birth, with acute gastro-enteritis;
buried 9 Sep 1945 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, George R.
Lester, Isaban, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV
submitted by B. Walls; 15 Mar 2014.
William Lester; born 7 May 1945; died 6 Sep 1945; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


James Russell Mitchem

1. "Descendents of Elijah D. Meacham", familytreemaker.com.
Generation 1.
Elijah D. Mitchem was born on 26 Mar 1762 in Enfield, CT and died 26 Oct
1851 in Montgomery Co, VA. He married first Elizabeth Smith on 9 Nov 1782 in
Montgomery Co, VA, and second, Francis Miles on 9 Mar 1837 in Montgomery Co,
VA, daughter of Nancy Miles.
Children were: Zeba, Simeon, Jedediah, Mary, James, William, Elijah, Seth
and Thadeaus A. Mitchem.


Anthony Chaffin

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "B Esaw and Othello Chafin"; article; submitted by Geneva Steele, HC-61,
Box 37-B, Paynesville, WV 24873.


Teresa McDonough

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "B Esaw and Othello Chafin"; article; submitted by Geneva Steele, HC-61,
Box 37-B, Paynesville, WV 24873.


Joseph Xavier Fazio

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 225; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Fazio; born 7 Mar 1910 in Anawalt, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; son of Frank and
Concetta; married on 2 Spe 1939 in St. Peter's Rectory, Welch, WV; Betty Hott; born 4 Nov 1912 in
Cherleroi, PA; single; living in Welch, WV; daughter of James J. and Elizabeth.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Joseph Xavier Fazio
[Joseph X Fazio]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 Mar 1913
Birth Place: Anawalt Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 30 Sep 1996
Father: Frank Fazio
Mother: Concetta Caligiuri
SSN: 232442014
Notes: Dec 1945: Name listed as JOSEPH XAVIER FAZIO;
08 Oct 1996: Name listed as JOSEPH X FAZIO"