McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


James B, Murray

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 244; WV Archives Web Site.
James B. Murray; age 31; born in Otsego, WV; single; living at Marianna, WV; son of Grover and
Grace Murray; married on 30 Jun 1951 in Mullens, WV; Nuzziata Pizzino; age 29; born in Micajah,
WV; single; living at Glen Fork, WV; daughter of Carmelo and Katherine Pizzino.


Nuzziata "Nutzie" Pizzino

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 244; WV Archives Web Site.
James B. Murray; age 31; born in Otsego, WV; single; living at Marianna, WV; son of Grover and
Grace Murray; married on 30 Jun 1951 in Mullens, WV; Nuzziata Pizzino; age 29; born in Micajah,
WV; single; living at Glen Fork, WV; daughter of Carmelo and Katherine Pizzino.


Vistor Daryl Thomas

1. Gregory-Page Funeral Home, Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Victor Daryl Thomas age 60, of Algoma, WV, who departed this life at CAMC, Memorial Division in Charleston, WV on Saturday, November 23, 2019. He was born March 30, 1959 in Welch and the son of the late Bury Lee and Mary Ruth (Johnson) Thomas. He spent most of his life in Algoma, and had lived in Fort Washington, MD and in Maybeury. At the time of his passing, he resided in Bluefield, WV with his fiancee' and his son. Daryl, Vic or Deacon as he was affectionately referred to by family and friends, had an admiration for life and lived it to the fullest. He was a 1977 graduate of Northfork High School, where he played football and was on the wrestling team. He continued his education at WV Technical College in Montgomery, where he became a member of the Kappa Alpha PSI Fraternity, Inc. He enjoyed working and was employed at Krispy Kreme in Alexandria, VA and Echo Star (Turner Vision) in Bluewell. He was an avid fan of both the PIttsburgh Steelers and 'Michael Jordan's' Chicago Bulls. His most favorite television game shows were Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy. Also, he enjoyed the biennial "Rock" reunions. The wonderful memories of Vic are in the hearts of his sisters: Gladine Barner of Fairmont, WV, Lindell (Charles) Williams of Ft. Washington, MD and Loretta Thomas of Algoma; brothers, Douglas Thomas of Algoma and Kevin (Paula) Thomas of Northfork, WV; fiancee', Sariena Smith, son Daryl Lamar Thomas and extended family, who lovingly called him "Pops," Yolanda Smith, Shawntae (David) Boyer, Cherrelle Ware, De'Mari Duncan, Jace and Serenity Boyer all of Bluefield; nieces, Ashley and Courtney Williams and great-niece, MaeKenzie Casey and nephew, Harold Barner and great-nephews, Nicholas and Cameron Barner; nephew, Nathan (Caroline) Barner and great-nephews, Wesley Barner and Hendrix Williams; his Boys: Johnson, Jabo, Dampo, Walt, Slice, Boat, Step, Tony, Curt, Bootsy, Cousin Sport, E. Ivy, T Tom, Grady, and many more; NUPE brothers and a host of other relatives and friends. Victor's Homegoing Celebration Service will be held at 12:00 noon on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Mt. Ebenezer Baptist Church in Algoma with the Reverend Timothy Hairston officiating and the Evangelist Gerald Mayhan eulogist. Interment will follow in Restlawn Memorial Gardens, 6605 New Hope Road in Bluewell. Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m., until the time of Service. Services entrusted to Gregory-Page Funeral Home. (to leave online condolences: www,gregory-pagefh.com) "


Jesse Lee Stinson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Thomas Stinson" Article; Page
246; submitted by Sylvia Puckett, Box 121, Raysal, WV 24879 and Belvia Boling, Pound, VA.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken 7 Jun 1900; Page 232B; Image 2 of 45;
Family #12/12.
Listed as Jesse Lee Stinson; age 4; born in Apr 1896 in WV; single; in household of mother, Sarah J.
Stinson.


Emma Mae Shuman

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Thomas Stinson" Article; Page
246; submitted by Sylvia Puckett, Box 121, Raysal, WV 24879 and Belvia Boling, Pound, VA.


Everett Birchfield

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 253B; Image 2 of
43; Family #18/18.
Listed as Everret Birchfield; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Moses Birchfield.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1941); Page 292; WV Archives Web Site.
Everett Birchfield; age 29; born and living at Mohawk, WV; single; married on 5 Oct 1941 in Panther,
WV; Ethel Allen; age 18; born and living in Mohawk, WV; single; with consent of Louise Allen; mother
of Ethel Allen.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Eric Plumley; 8 Mar 2016.
" Everett Birchfield
Birth 3 Mar 1913
Longpole, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 5 Apr 1985 (aged 72)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Allen Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 159052919"


Ethel Allen

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Wyoming Precinct; Bull Creek; E.D. 24-58;
taken on 22 Jul 1940; Page 1132B; Image 26 of 60; Household #186.
Listed as Ethel Allen; age 17; born in WV; single; 1 yr HS education; not attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father Andy H. Allen.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1941); Page 292; WV Archives Web Site.
Everett Birchfield; age 29; born and living at Mohawk, WV; single; married on 5 Oct 1941 in Panther,
WV; Ethel Allen; age 18; born and living in Mohawk, WV; single; with consent of Louise Allen; mother
of Ethel Allen.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ethel Birchfield, 95, of Mohawk, WV passed away Friday, September 27, 2019, in Mohawk.

" Ethel was born December 5, 1923, in Isaban, WV a daughter of the late Hobert and Louise Sloan Allen. Ethel was a self-sufficient and strong-willed person; she was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother and enjoyed gardening, canning, and her flower garden. Ethel was a devout Christian and a member of the Isaban Church of God.

"In addition to her parents Ethel was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Birchfield; two sons, Charles and Thomas Birchfield and three brothers, Emzy, Sidney, and Harry Allen.

"Survivors include one son, Stephen Birchfield and wife Freda of Mohawk, WV; one daughter, Carol Jones of Greenville, NC; eight grandchildren, Stephanie Young of Bluefield, WV, Stephen Birchfield, Jr. of Mohawk, WV, Thomas Birchfield II of Kansas, Michelle Yates of Kansas, Charles Birchfield Jr. of Washington, Shawna Sexton of Bluefield, WV, Christopher Jones of North Carolina and James Jones also of North Carolina; numerous great grandchildren; one sister, Lucille Raper of Michigan; a special caregiver, Eva Birchfield of Mohawk, WV; and numerous nieces and nephews.

"Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 1 o’clock with Pastor Thomas Fife officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Allen Cemetery at Mohawk, WV. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

"Friends may visit with the family Wednesday morning October 2, 2019 from 11 a.m. until the time of services.

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

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


William Harvey Puckett

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 26 Apr 1910; Page 70A;
Family #78.
Listed as William H. Puckett, age 4, born in WV, in household of grandfather, Malachi Puckett, with
parents.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24-27 Jan 1920; Page
220A; Family #104.
Listed as Harve Puckett; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, James B. Puckett.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 265A;
Family #425.
Listed as Harve Pucket; age 22; born in WV; boarder; mine truck driver; in household of John
Waldron.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 016454; WV Archives Web Site.
Harvey Puckett; age 52; born 19 Apr 1906 in Bradshaw, WV; married; coal miner; living at Jolo, WV;
son of Blaine and Adeline (Rose) Puckett; died 28 Oct 1958 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to
coronart atherosclerosis with congestive failure; buried 30 Oct 1958 in Waldron Cemetery, Raysal,
WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by roten cooper; 23 Nov 2014.
" William Harvey “Harve” Puckett
Birth 19 Apr 1906
Raysal, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 27 Oct 1958 (aged 52)
Raysal, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Waldron Puckett Mitchell Cemetery
Raysal, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 139142582"


Fanny Underwood

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War, taken on 27 May 1910,
Page 182B, Family #186.
Listed as Fanny Underwood, age 1 yr, 2 months, born in WV, in household of
father, William Underwood.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warrior (mines) Precinct; taken on 27 Jan 1920;
Page 66B; Family #403.
Listed as Fannie Underwood, age 8, born in WV, in household of husband, William Underwood.
3. Alexandria, VA; Death Certificate #73-017045; Ancestry.com Website.
Fannie Puckett; age 64; born 9 Feb 1909 in War, WV; widow of Harve Puckett; housewife; living at
409 E. Howell Ave, Alexandria, VA; daughter of Billy and Laura (Day) Underwood; died 21 Jun 1973
in Alexandria Hospital, Alexandria, VA; due to rheumatic heart disease; informant, Mr. Walter
Brewster.


Randy Jackson

1."The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Domenica and Josephine
Miano, Miner"; Article; Page 202; submitted by Donna M. Chinsolo, 961 Magnolia Ave, Welch, WV
24801.


Josephine Tammy "Josey" Miano

1."The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Domenica and Josephine
Miano, Miner"; Article; Page 202; submitted by Donna M. Chinsolo, 961 Magnolia Ave, Welch, WV
24801.


Bethany Leigh Jackson

1."The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Domenica and Josephine
Miano, Miner"; Article; Page 202; submitted by Donna M. Chinsolo, 961 Magnolia Ave, Welch, WV
24801.


John Hollond

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "William Henry Sebastian and
Julia Ann (Faulkner) Sebastian"; Article; Page 236; submitted by Sandra Lake Lassen, 29 Lake
Point Circle, Daytona beach, FL 32124.


Charity Brewer

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "William Henry Sebastian and
Julia Ann (Faulkner) Sebastian"; Article; Page 236; submitted by Sandra Lake Lassen, 29 Lake
Point Circle, Daytona beach, FL 32124.


Thorton Lewis Woolridge

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Thornton Lewis Woolridge, age 46, of Dublin, VA passed away on Monday, December 16, 2019 at his residence. He was born in Welch, WV on April 20, 1973 and was the son of Kenneth Wayne and Maggie Payne Woolridge of Skygusty, WV.
Thornton graduated from Mount View High School in 1991. He continued his education at Bluefield State College and received his Associate Degree in Electrical Engineering and his Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering. His last employment was at Kik Customs Products, Inc. at Salem, VA.
Thornton was a 30 year cancer survivor and he loved his family, his beautiful wife Melissa, the Pittsburg Steelers, Reading Books, Claytor Lake and all his fur babies.

"He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Josephine Simms Woolridge, Charlie Bill and Beulah Altizer Payne, and Thurman Hoback, also three uncles, Jerry Dean Woolridge and Thornton L. Woolridge (his name sake) and Alex James Payne; and one aunt, Berdine Warden Payne.

"Those left to thank God for the time spent with Thornton include his loving wife of 21 years, Melissa Renee Marrs Woolridge, his parents, Kenneth Wayne and Maggie Marie Payne Woolridge, aunts Sandra and Carl Camden of Forest, VA, Carol Woolridge of Skygusty, WV, Sherry Payne Osborne of Kenova, WV, and his uncle William E. Payne of Jonesboro, AR; his brother and sister in love Nick and Etta Woolridge Marrs; special nephew Bradi Marrs; special niece Cheridan Marrs all of Skygusty, WV; his other parents Roney and Kathryn Hoback Marrs of Brewsterdale, WV and his special Nanny Elsie Hoback of Skygusty, WV and Cousins Michael Payne and wife Tammy, Loren Payne, Brett Payne and wife Bailey all of Jonesboro, AR., Jamie Payne Bayne and husband Rus and their son Donald Ray Bayne of Kenova, WV.

"Visitation will be Thursday, December 19, 2019 from 6 to 8 PM at the Church of Jesus Christ in Skygusty, WV. The funeral services will be at the church on Friday, December 20, 2019 at 1:00 PM, with Pastors Carson and Kay Linkous of Pulaski County, VA, officiating. Burial will follow at the Brewsterdale Cemetery at Brewsterdale, WV.

"Pallbearers will be Nick Marrs, Bradi Marrs, Michael Payne, Jamie Pennington, Lonnie Ball and Ryan Dillon. Honorary Pallbearers will be his uncles William E. Payne and Carl Camden.

"The Douglas Mortuary of Welch will be serving the Woolridge family."