McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Madeline Joy "Midge" Smith

1. Evans Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Madeline Joy Tilley 75, of Saulsville went home to be with the Lord on Sunday March 18, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

"Born October 15, 1942 in Vortex Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Flossie Ellen Taublee Smith.

"Madeline was a born-again Christian, she was a member of the Sweet Home Freewill Baptist Church, where she was faithful to her Lord, her church, and her family. She wanted to be remembered as being a good wife, mother and grandmother. That she was faithful, to pray for the lost, those who are sick, and those who have a need in their life. She hopes that all her family and friends will join her in Heaven one day, when God will call his children Home to be with him.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter Angela Sue Wesley, and a grand daughter Tiffany Yokley. and a great grandson Kolaiah Rohan

"Those left to cherish her memory include her loving and devoted husband Bobby Lee Tilley, her children Teresa Holsten, Susan Kay Detter and her husband Ted, Melissa Thacker and her husband Scott, and Edward Keith Tilley. Her grandchildren Felicia, Pansy, Rocky, and Francesca Wesley, Tara Holsten, Clinton, Travis, Madeline Yokley, Jonathon Tilley, Derek, Taylor, Gavin Thacker, and Anna Catherine Tilley, her great-grandchildren Rain, and Sage Orndoff, Dalton and Logan Willson, Gage, Tristan, and Winter McVey, Summer and Alexis Keiffer, and a host of many other extended family and friends, and her beloved church family at Sweet Home Freewill Baptist Church."


Beulah Gaye Justice

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #73-055593; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roger Lee Dean; age 26; born 1 Sep 1947 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 1 yrs HS
education; living at 5518 Starling Dr, Charleston, WV; son of Hayes and Dorothy Edna (Bailey) Dean;
married on 4 Dec 1973 in the Grundy Baptist Church, Grundy, VA; Beulah Gay Hendrickson; maiden
name Justice; age 21; born 18 Apr 1952 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade
education; living at 5518 Starling Dr, Charleston, WV; daughter of Floyd and Lydia Ethel (Cline)
Justice.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"
Obituary
Beulah Gaye Dawson, 69, of Welch, WV, passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2021 in Pikeville Medical Center,Pikeville, KY.

"Beulah was born April 18, 1952 a daughter of the late Floyd and Ethel Cline Justice. She was a homemaker, she loved going to church, being a grandmother and gardening. She loved her cats and dogs especially Tater.

"In addition to her parents, Floyd and Ethel Justice, Beulah was preceded in death by two brothers, Fred and Franklin D. Justice and three sisters, Barbara Bailey, Ruthie Blankenship and Macie England.

"Survivors include her husband of 31 years, James “Harvey” Dawson of the home; two daughters, Lydia Mitchem and husband Mike of Montcalm, WV; and Felicia Gaugar and husband Aaron of Bluefield, WV; one grandson, Luther Walker of Bluefield, WV; one granddaughter, Elyssa Cline of the home; five great grandchildren, Ashlynn Cline, Laiken Coy, Ashton Gauger, Ahmahlia Gauger and Levi Gauger all of Bluefield, WV; three sisters, Ruby Justice of Panther, WV, Irene Bennett of Sumpter, SC, and Sue Moulder of Princeton, WV; and one brother, Quinten Justice of Michigan.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 6 at 12 o’clock with Reverend Clyde Endicott, Reverend Homer Blankenship, Reverend James Cline and Reverend Jackie Jesse officiating at the Christ Cathedral Church in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Dawson Cemetery on Atwell Mountain near Atwell, WV.

"Aaron Gauger, Quinten Dawson, Luther Walker and family friends will serve as pallbearers.

"Friends may visit with the family Friday evening, November 5, 2021, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Christ Cathedral Church in Iaeger, WV.

"Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV, is assisting the family.

"Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com"


Fred "Freddie" Vanover Sr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 8 Apr 1940; Page
1153A; Image 7 of 64; Household #56.
Listed as Fred Vanover; age 1; born in WV; household of father, James E. Vanover.
2. "The Baltimore Sun"; Baltimore, MD; Wednesday; 3 Oct 1962; Page 33; Newspapers.com Website.
"On September 30. 1962. FREDDIE. SR. of 3106 O'Donnell street, beloved husband of Patricia Vfinover (nee McCale), devoted father of Freddie Vanover, Jr., and son of James and the late Hattie Vanover; also survived by six sisters and three brothers.

"Services from the Hoffman Funeral Home, 3218 Hudson street (entrance on Bouidin). on Thursdav at 1130 AM, Interment In Sacred Heart Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 until 10 P.M."


Helen Taxey

1. 1920 Census, Allegheny Co, PA; Pittsburgh; taken 27 Jan 1920; Page 18A; Image 35 of 36;
Family #241/353.
Listed as Helen Taxey; age 14; born in Russia; single; Jewish; immigrated to US in 1913; alien; in
household of father, David Taxey.


Lincoln Wayne Ball

1. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Lincoln Wayne Ball
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 38
Birth Date: abt 1919
Marriage Registration Place: Frederick, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 21 Nov 1957
Marriage Place: Frederick, Virginia, USA
Father: Asbury Ball
Mother: Bell Lewis
Spouse: Virginia Wyatt
Certificate Number: 1957033839"


Virginia "Dovey" Wyatt

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Adkin District, Blackwolf, taken on 3 Jan 1920, Page 271B,
Family #301.
Listed as Doveie Wyatt, age 3 yrs, 9 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Charles W. Wyatt.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Adkin District, taken on 10 Apr 1930, Page 155A, Family #124.
Listed as Virginia Wyatt, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Charles W. Wyatt.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 95; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Mitchem; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Thorpe, WV; son of J.A.
and India; married on 3 Oct 1936 at Anawalt, WV; Dovey Virginia Wyatt; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Charlie and Eva.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Vivian; E.D. 24-32; taken on 18/19 Apr
1940; Page 638A; Image 18 of 47; Household #146.
Listed as Virginia Mitchem; age 24; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in McDowell Co,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Albert M. Mitchem.
5. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Virginia W. Zeravsky; born 12 Mar 1916; lived at 3112 Cedar Grove Dr, Fairfax, VA 22031 in 1984.
6. "The Register Herald", Beckley, WV, Thursday 2 Jun 2005, Newspaper Obit.
"Vivian M. Blankenship, 87, of Beckley, formerly of Oceana, went home to be with the Lord on
Tuesday, May 31, 2005, in Raleigh General Hospital..."
"Survivors include... three sisters, Virginia Zeravsky of Petersburg, Va., Mamie Willard of Eden, N.C.,
and Edith M. Smith of Gary..."
7. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Virginia Wyatt
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 41
Birth Date: abt 1916
Marriage Registration Place: Frederick, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 21 Nov 1957
Marriage Place: Frederick, Virginia, USA
Father: Charles Wyatt
Mother: Eva Rose
Spouse: Lincoln Wayne Ball
Certificate Number: 1957033839"
8. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Virginia Wyatt Ball
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 34
Birth Date: abt 1927
Marriage Registration Place: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 8 Feb 1961
Marriage Place: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Father: Charlie Wyatt
Mother: Eva Rose
Spouse: Daniel Anthony Zeravsky
Certificate Number: 1961003141"
9. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Virginia Wyatt Mitchem [Virginia Wya Ball] [Virginia Ball] [Virginia Zeravsky] [Virginia Schirling] [Virginia Wyatt Wyatt]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 12 Mar 1916
Birth Place: McDowell Cou, West Virginia [Gary McDowel??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 4 Oct 2006
Father:
Charlie W Wyatt
Mother:
Margaret E Rose
SSN: 234326114
Notes: Oct 1941: Name listed as VIRGINIA WYATT MITCHEM;
Oct 1955: Name listed as VIRGINIA WYA BALL;
Jan 1959: Name listed as VIRGINIA WYATT BALL;
Sep 1961: Name listed as VIRGINIA WYA ZERAVSKY; :
Name listed as VIRGINIA WYA SCHIRLING;
07 Oct 2006: Name listed as VIRGINIA W ZERAVSKY"
10. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Virginia W. Zeravsky; born 12 Mar 1916; died 4 Oct 2006; last residence, Colonial Heights, VA; card
issued in WV before 1951.