McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Donald Finley

1. Russell Co, Marriage Certificate #77 047654; Ancestry. Co, Web Site.
Donald Finley; age 37; born 12 Aug 1940 at Wilco, WV; divorced; this was his second marriage; living
at Havaco, W; 1 yr HS education; son of unknown father and May Finley; married on 21 Oct 1977 at
Lebanon, VA; Edna Daniels; age 40; born 19 Nov 1936 in Mingo Co, WV; maiden name, Murphy;
widow; 1 yr HS education; this was her second marriage; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Thias and
May Horne (sic, _______ Mahone) Murphy.
2. FindAGrave,com Web Site; Iagere memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Virginia Louise; 26 Sep 2007; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Donald Finley; born 12 Aug 1940; died 20 Aug 1982; buried here; headstone photo shown.
"Donald Finley is the grandson of William Riley and Cosby Jane Farmer-Finley. He was a wonderful
person and I loved him dearly.
"He is the son of Mae Finley-Lester of Gary and he had a twin brother Ronald Finley who is buried at
Roselawn. He "was loved by many and accepted Jesus as his Saviour before his death". "The Finleys were well known for their musical talent. He and his twin brother, Ronnie, loved their
music and played in the church.
"He was taken from us too soon...".


Edna Murphy

1. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Grants Branch; E.D. 30-20; taken on 7 May 1940;
Page 400A; Household #343.
Listed as Edna Murphy; aage 3; born in WV; in household of father, Thias Murphy.
2. Russell Co, Marriage Certificate #77 047654; Ancestry. Co, Web Site.
Donald Finley; age 37; born 12 Aug 1940 at Wilco, WV; divorced; this was his second marriage; living
at Havaco, W; 1 yr HS education; son of unknown father and May Finley; married on 21 Oct 1977 at
Lebanon, VA; Edna Daniels; age 40; born 19 Nov 1936 in Mingo Co, WV; maiden name, Murphy;
widow; 1 yr HS education; this was her second marriage; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Thias and
May Horne (sic, _______ Mahone) Murphy.
3. Fanning Funernal Home; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Edna Finley, 79, of Havaco WV, passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at the Bowers Hospice House in Beckley WV with her granddaughter Dianne Daniels Jackson by her side., Born November 19, 1936 in O'Keeffe WV, she was the daughter of the late Thias and Ingle Mahone Murphy. She enjoyed gardening and sewing and was a resident of McDowell County the greater part of her life.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, David Daniels, and one grandson, Christopher Daniels.
Survivors include one sister, Joann Hatfield and husband Joe of Williamson WV, one brother Charlie Murphy and wife Ginny of Harrison OH, her children, Larry Daniels and wife Trina of Bastian VA, Scotty Daniels and wife Kathy of Beech Creek WV, Pamela Hassan and husband Ron of Bluefield WV, Patricia Daniels of Norfolk, VA, Rickie Daniels and wife Linda of Grover N.C., and Kevin Daniels and wife Sharon of Switchback WV, 10 Grandchildren and 6 Great Grandchildren.

"Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 12 Noon from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch with Pastor Tim Akers Officiating, burial will follow at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield WV...."


Sidney McCall

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1936); Page __; Line #6; WV Archives Web Site.
Sidney McCall; age 30; born in Syror (sic Syria); single; taylor; living in Logan Co, WV; son of M. and
Mashaba McCall; married on 26 Jul 1936 in Logan, WV; Julia Albert; age 18; born in AL; single;
living in Logan, WV; daughter of Ellis and Nida Albert.


Julia Albert

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1936); Page __; Line #6; WV Archives Web Site.
Sidney McCall; age 30; born in Syror (sic Syria); single; taylor; living in Logan Co, WV; son of M. and
Mashaba McCall; married on 26 Jul 1936 in Logan, WV; Julia Albert; age 18; born in AL; single;
living in Logan, WV; daughter of Ellis and Nida Albert.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 294; WV Archives Website.
Michael Ayoub; age 38; born in Sierra (sic, Syria); single; living at Bradshaw, WV; married on 21 Mar
1945 in Welch, WV; Julia McCall; age 28; born in Birmingham, AL; widow; living at Bradshaw,


Vance Stroupe

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; taken on 3 Feb 1920; Page 170A; Image 10 of
14; Family #448/479.
Listed as Vance Stroup; age 7 mons; born in VA; in household of father, James W. Stroupe.
2. 1940 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; E.D. 24-4; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 59A;
Image 10 of 30; Household #70.
Listed as Vance Stroupe; age 20; born in WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; clerk in coal company store; in household of father, James W. Stroupe.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1941); Page 476; WV Archives Website.
Vance Andrew Stroupe; age 22; born and living at Havaco, WV; single; married on 18 Dec 1941 at
Wilcoe, WV; Thelma Louise Hamm; age 19; born at Bottom Creek, WV; single; living at Havaco, WV;
with consent of Winnie Hamm, mother of Thelma Louise Hamm.


Thelma Louise Hamm

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Kimball; E.D. 24-26; taken 12 Apr 1940;
Page 538B; Image 27 of 42; Household #275.
Listed as Thelma Hamm; age 17; born in WV; single; 1 yr HS education; not attending school; lived
in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Troy K. Hamm.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1941); Page 476; WV Archives Website.
Vance Andrew Stroupe; age 22; born and living at Havaco, WV; single; married on 18 Dec 1941 at
Wilcoe, WV; Thelma Louise Hamm; age 19; born at Bottom Creek, WV; single; living at Havaco, WV;
with consent of Winnie Hamm, mother of Thelma Louise Hamm.


Troy Kyle Hamm

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Kimball; E.D. 24-26; taken 12 Apr 1940;
Page 538B; Image 27 of 42; Household #275.
Listed as Kyle Hamm; age 7; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Troy K. Hamm.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 388; WV Archives Web Site.
Troy Kyle Hamm; age 21; born in Pageton, WV; single; living in Havaco, WV; married on 6 Aug 1951
at Iaeger, WV; Alma Lee Burress; age 21; born and living at Havaco, WV; divorced.


Alma Lee Burress

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 193; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Stacy Jones; age 18; born in Elizabethton, TN; single; living at Wilcoe, WV; married on 27 Jan
1950 at Gary, WV; Alma Lee Burress; age 16; born and living in Havaco, WV; single; with consent of
Leola Jones, mother of Luther Stacy Jones; and Hattie Buress, mother of Alma Mae Burress.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 388; WV Archives Web Site.
Troy Kyle Hamm; age 21; born in Pageton, WV; single; living in Havaco, WV; married on 6 Aug 1951
at Iaeger, WV; Alma Lee Burress; age 21; born and living at Havaco, WV; divorced.


Arlie Powell Ayers Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 346; WV Archives Website.
Arlie Powell Ayers, Jr; age 20; born in Hinton, WV; single; living in Bluefield, WV; married on 18 Nov
1945 in Bluefield, WV; Kathleen Lucille Wolfe; age 17; born and living in Switchback. WV single;
with consent of Margaret K. Ayers, mother of Arlie Powell Ayers, Jr; and Allie Wolfe, mother of
Kathleen Lucille Wolfe.


Kathleen Lucille Wolfe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 346; WV Archives Website.
Arlie Powell Ayers, Jr; age 20; born in Hinton, WV; single; living in Bluefield, WV; married on 18 Nov
1945 in Bluefield, WV; Kathleen Lucille Wolfe; age 17; born and living in Switchback. WV single;
with consent of Margaret K. Ayers, mother of Arlie Powell Ayers, Jr; and Allie Wolfe, mother of
Kathleen Lucille Wolfe.


Luther Stacy Jones

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 193; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Stacy Jones; age 18; born in Elizabethton, TN; single; living at Wilcoe, WV; married on 27 Jan
1950 at Gary, WV; Alma Lee Burress; age 16; born and living in Havaco, WV; single; with consent of
Leola Jones, mother of Luther Stacy Jones; and Hattie Buress, mother of Alma Mae Burress.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 302; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther S. Jones; age 21; born in Elizabethton, TN; single; living at San Diego, CA; married on 23 Feb
1952 in the Conklintown Church of God, (Anawalt), McDowell Co, WV; Mary Layuna Cox; age 21;
born in Pulaski, VA; single; living at Wilcoe, WV.


Alma Lee Burress

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 193; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Stacy Jones; age 18; born in Elizabethton, TN; single; living at Wilcoe, WV; married on 27 Jan
1950 at Gary, WV; Alma Lee Burress; age 16; born and living in Havaco, WV; single; with consent of
Leola Jones, mother of Luther Stacy Jones; and Hattie Buress, mother of Alma Mae Burress.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 388; WV Archives Web Site.
Troy Kyle Hamm; age 21; born in Pageton, WV; single; living in Havaco, WV; married on 6 Aug 1951
at Iaeger, WV; Alma Lee Burress; age 21; born and living at Havaco, WV; divorced.


Lewis C. Avery

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 19; WV Archives Website.
Lewis C. Avery; age 23; born in Eckman, WV; single; colored; living at Kyle, WV; married on 6 Jul 1945
at Powhatan, WV; Annie Mae Dickerson; age 23; born in Anawalt, WV; single; colored; living at Kyle,
WV.


Annie Mae Dickerson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 19; WV Archives Website.
Lewis C. Avery; age 23; born in Eckman, WV; single; colored; living at Kyle, WV; married on 6 Jul 1945
at Powhatan, WV; Annie Mae Dickerson; age 23; born in Anawalt, WV; single; colored; living at Kyle,
WV.


Randall Edward Hicks

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #89-009239; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Randall Edward Hicks; age 29; born 24 Jan 1960 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 12th grade
education; living at Box 312, Iaeger, WV; son of Walter Edward and Effie Jane (Keene) Hicks;
married on 20 Mar 1989 in Grundy, VA; Teresa Lynn Riffe; age 24; born 8 Jan 1965 in VA; this is her
1st marriage; 12th grade education; living at General Delivery, Pineville, WV; daughter of Otto Evins
and Frankie Estella (Kelly) Riffe.


Teresa Lynn Riffe

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #89-009239; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Randall Edward Hicks; age 29; born 24 Jan 1960 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 12th grade
education; living at Box 312, Iaeger, WV; son of Walter Edward and Effie Jane (Keene) Hicks;
married on 20 Mar 1989 in Grundy, VA; Teresa Lynn Riffe; age 24; born 8 Jan 1965 in VA; this is her
1st marriage; 12th grade education; living at General Delivery, Pineville, WV; daughter of Otto Evins
and Frankie Estella (Kelly) Riffe.


Thomas Junior Asbury

1. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas Junior Asbury
Race: White
Age: 18
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 25 Sep 1924
Birth Place: Canebrake, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Berwind, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 18 Dec 1942
Registration Place: Berwind, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Work On Farm For Father
Weight: 138
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 6
Next of Kin: J T Asbury
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Thomas Junior Asbury Self (Head)
J T Asbury Mother"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 474; WV Archives Website.
Thomas Junior Asbury; age 20; born at Canebrake, WV; single; living in Berwind, WV; married on
Nanne Hazel Pruett; age 17; born in Drill, VA; single; living at Berwind, WV; with consent of Elizabeth
Asbury, mother of Thomas Junior Asbury; and Harriett pruitt, mother of Nannie Hazel Pruitt.
3. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas Junior Asbury
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Date: Dec 1968
Death Place: Collier, Florida, United States"
4. Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas Asbury Jr.
Gender: Male
Death Age: 44
Birth Date: abt 1924
Birth Place: Canebreak, W. VA.
Residence Place: 620 East Wisconsin Ave., DeLand
Death Date: Abt 1968
Death Place: Naples
Obituary Date: 20 Dec 1968
Obituary Place: Orlando, Florida, United States of America
Spouse: Hazel Asbury
Child: Thomas
Nancy Asbury
Barbara Asbury
Eliza beth Clifton
Siblings: Carence Asbury "
5. FindAGrave,com Web Site; submitted by W. Wilkins; 15 Sep 2012; maintained by Find A Grave.
" Thomas Asbury Jr.
Birth 1924
Death 23 Dec 1968 (aged 43–44)
Burial
Oakdale Cemetery
DeLand, Volusia County, Florida, USA
Plot H Lot 4
Memorial ID 97136076 "


Nannie Hazel Pruitt

1. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2015, Delayed Birth Records, 1721-1911; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Nannie Hazle Pruett
Birth Date: 6 Dec 1927
Birth Place: Russell, Virginia, USA
Certificate Number: 1927056372"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 474; WV Archives Website.
Thomas Junior Asbury; age 20; born at Canebrake, WV; single; living in Berwind, WV; married on
Nanne Hazel Pruett; age 17; born in Drill, VA; single; living at Berwind, WV; with consent of Elizabeth
Asbury, mother of Thomas Junior Asbury; and Harriett pruitt, mother of Nannie Hazel Pruitt.
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Rob Minteer57; 1 Nov 2011.
" Hazel Nannie Pruiett
Birth 1927
Death 1974 (aged 46–47)
Burial
DeLand Memorial Gardens
DeLand, Volusia County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 79685405 "