McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

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George Edward Lyons Sr

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 246; WV Archives Web Site.
George E. Lyons; age 20; born in Winding Gulf, WV; single; living at Lynco, WV; son of Roy Lee and
Blanche Lyons; married on 1 Jan 1947 at Pineville, WV; Ruby Workman; age 18; born and living in
Pineville, WV; single; daughter of Walter and Maggie Workman.


Ruby Athalene Workman

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 246; WV Archives Web Site.
George E. Lyons; age 20; born in Winding Gulf, WV; single; living at Lynco, WV; son of Roy Lee and
Blanche Lyons; married on 1 Jan 1947 at Pineville, WV; Ruby Workman; age 18; born and living in
Pineville, WV; single; daughter of Walter and Maggie Workman.
2. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ruby A. Lyons 90, of Jesse passed away Saturday August 25, 2018 at Bowers Hospice House following a long illness. Born March 17, 1928 in Pineville she was the daughter of the late Walter and Maggie Workman. She was lifelong homemaker, and a longtime member of the Pineville Church of the Nazarene. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years George E. Lyons; step-mother Pearl Workman; Sisters Eileen Garrison, and Sandra Oneal; brother Doug Workman; grandson, Bailey Fritz III; great-grandson, Timothy Westbrook Jr; and Son-in-Law Bailey Fritz Jr.

"She is survived by 6 children: Roy Lyons and his wife Loretta of Winfield, Linda Lyons Fritz of Beckley, Larry Lyons and wife Cynthia of Jesse, James Lyons and wife Patricia of Jesse, Delores Lyons Argabright and husband Harris (Rocky) of Lynco, and George Lyons Jr and his wife Brenda of Mexico NY. Her sisters, Billie Hannan, Ruth Lane, Sue Jones, Debby Steele, and Mary Lou Oneal; brothers. Jimmy Workman and Cameron Workman;12 grandchildren; several great -grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

"Services celebrating the life of Ruby Lyons will be held Wednesday August 29, 2018 at 1:00pm in the Pineville Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Mathew Mitchell officiating. Friends may gather with the family from 11:00am until service time Wednesday at the church.

"Her Grandson's will have the honor of serving as her pallbearers. ...."


Walter Lee Workman

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, Page 281A, Family #7/7.
Listed as Walter L. Workman, age 1, born in WV in Mar 1899; in household of father, Allen
B. Workman.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 9 May 1910; Page 227B; Family #239/245.
Listed as Walter L. Workman; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Allen B. Workman.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1005; Pineville, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Walter Lee Workman; age 18; born on 1 Mar 1900; living at Itman, WV; track layer for Itman Colleries;
nearest relative; A.B. Workman; medium height and build; black eyes and black hair.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 269A;
Family #51/53.
Listed as Walter L. Workman; age 19; born in WV; in household of father, Allen B. Workman.
5. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #17186; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Lee Workman; age 53; born on 1 Mar 1899 in WV; married; coal miner; son of A.B. and Lizzie
Workman; died on 24 Dec 1952 at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV of a heart attack; buried on 27 Dec
1952 in Cooper Cemetery; informant, Pearl Workman.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Walter L. Workman; born on 1 Mar 1899; died on 24 Dec 1952; buried in
Cooper Cemetery, Skin Fork, Wyoming Co, WV.


Alice Smith

1. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Delilah Alicia Marie "Pooh" Smith Ellis 44, of Pineville passed away Wednesday August 29, 2018 at her home following a courageous battle with cancer. Born July 7, 1974 in Mullens she was the daughter of Stephen Darrel Smith of Pineville, and the late Delilah Johnston Smith.

"For 7 years she was employed by Stat Ambulance Service, but being a mother was here favorite, she was devoted to her children and whatever activities they were involved in. She volunteered for several years for the Pineville Little League, where they honored her this past spring by having her open up the season by throwing out the first pitch. When she was able she loved going camping and fishing with her family. Her infectious laugh and smile will be missed by all the knew her.

"In addition to her mother she was preceded in death by grandparents.

"Along with her father, those left to cherish her memory include her loving husband Greg Ellis, her 3 children Preston Mark Lee Breeden, John Stephen Ellis, and Delilah Emily Lou Ellis; her brother Jack Lee Smith, and his wife Tara, her niece and nephew Cody Smith and his wife Melissa and their 3 children, and Belle Smith, and a host of Uncles, Aunts, and countless extended family. ..."


Lonnie Stacy

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1946); Page 412; WV Archives Web Site.
Lonnie Stacy; age 28; born in Blackie, VA; single; living at Hanover, WV; married on 23 Sep 1946
at Steeles, WV; Hattie Riffe; age 22; born and living at Iaeger, WV. single;.


Hattie Riffe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1946); Page 412; WV Archives Web Site.
Lonnie Stacy; age 28; born in Blackie, VA; single; living at Hanover, WV; married on 23 Sep 1946
at Steeles, WV; Hattie Riffe; age 22; born and living at Iaeger, WV. single;.


Robert Lee Wyatt Sr

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 420; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lee Wyatt; age 21; born in Capels, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; son of Bernard and Louise
Wyatt; married on 28 Jul 1962 at Corinne, WV; Rosalee Presley; age 22; born at Hemphill, WV;
single; living at Stephenson, WV; daughter of Clifford and Daisy Presley.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 1 Feb 2016.
" Robert Lee Wyatt, I
Birth 2 Oct 1940
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 21 Jan 2016 (aged 75)
McGraws, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Palm Memorial Gardens
Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"Robert Lee “Bob” Wyatt, 75 years old of McGraws, WV, went home to be with his Lord on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at his home following a long illness.

"Born on October 2, 1940 at Welch, WV. He was the son of the late Bernard Wyatt (Deceased) and Louise Stevenson-Wyatt (Deceased).

"In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by a daughter, Ivy Wyatt (Deceased), a daughter, Debbie Wyatt-Felts (Deceased), a son, Robert Lee “Bobby” Wyatt II (Deceased), a grandson, Robert Lee Wyatt III, and a sister, Wilma Stevenson-Maggie (Deceased).

"Those left to cherish his memory include his son Bernard Clifford Wyatt of McGraws, WV, and his children Bernard Clifford “J.R.” Tilley of Ravencliff, WV, and Logan Avery Wyatt of McGraws, WV; a daughter, Jacqulin Wyatt-Appling and her children Sierra Mclamb and Madison Appling of McGraws; a granddaughter Heather Wyatt of NC; a grandson Robby Felts of AL; numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews; a brother Patrick Wyatt and his wife Patty of Welch, his sister Bernice Presley and her husband Dennis Presley of Denver, NC, Barbara Wyatt of Fortlawn, SC, Peggy Riale and her husband, Stanley Riale. He was formerly married to Rosa Lee Presley-Wyatt (1941-2018) on July 28, 1962 in Corinne, Wyoming County, WV (per WV Marriage License Register, Wyoming County, WV, 1962, Page 420, Application Date: July 25, 1962).

"He also leaves behind to cherish his memory is his loving church family of the Church of God, friends at the Council on Aging and Rosa Lee Wyatt of Pineville.

"Robert “Bob” was a high school graduate, served two years in the 82nd Airborne and was a coal miner. His passion was attending church, reading the Bible, going to the Council on Aging and spending most of his time with his dog, Dee Dee.

"Graveside service is scheduled for Thursday, January 28, 2016 from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM at Palm Memorial Gardens."


Rosa Lee Presley

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 420; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lee Wyatt; age 21; born in Capels, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; son of Bernard and Louise
Wyatt; married on 28 Jul 1962 at Corinne, WV; Rosalee Presley; age 22; born at Hemphill, WV;
single; living at Stephenson, WV; daughter of Clifford and Daisy Presley.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 5 Sep 2018.
" Rosa Lee Presley Wyatt
Birth 19 Jun 1941
Mohegan, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 1 Sep 2018 (aged 77)
Beckley, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Palm Memorial Gardens
Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"Rosa Lee Presley-Wyatt 77, of McGraws passed away Saturday September 1, 2018 in Raleigh General Hospital. Rosa loved working in her flower garden, spending time with her family, collecting fiber optic angels, and watching her cats play in the yard.

"Born June 19, 1941 in Mohegan, WV, she was the daughter of the late Clifford J. Presley (1914-1972) and Daisy L. Gillispie-Presley (1916-1966). In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by three children, Jane Wyatt (Deceased), Robert "Bobby" Lee Wyatt Jr. (Deceased), and Debbie Wyatt-Felts (Deceased); her grandson, Robert Lee Wyatt III (Deceased); two brothers; and three sisters; and her former husband, Robert "Bob" Lee Wyatt I (1940-2016) whom she married on July 28, 1962 in Corinne, Wyoming County, WV (per WV Marriage License Register, Wyoming County, WV, 1962, Page 420, Application Date: July 25, 1962).

"Those left to cherish her memory include her two children, Bernard Wyatt, and Jacqulin Wyatt-Felts; her brother, Dody Presley & wife Peg Presley; six grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and many other extended family members.

"There will be a graveside service on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Palm Memorial Gardens in Matheny, WV."


Lawrence Andrew Barber Jr.

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Ream; E.D. #24-5; taken on 22 Apr 1940; Page 96A;
Image 33 of 70; Household #135.
Listed as Lawrence Barber, Jr.; age 13; born in WV; 7th grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lawrence Barber.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 341; WV Archives Web Site.
Lawrence Andrew Barber, Jr; age 34; born and living at Gary, WV; single; married on 30 Sep 1961 at
Bluefield, WV; Eva Ruth Woolridge; age 22; born and living at Jemkinjones, WV; single.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lawrence Andrew Barber Jr
[Lawrence Barber Jr]
SSN: 235349211
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 25 Sep 1926
Birth Place: Gary McDowel, West Virginia
Death Date: Jun 1985
Father: Laurence Barber
Mother: Julia M Siranko
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Jun 1942: Name listed as LAWRENCE ANDREW BARBER JR; 28 Dec 1987: Name listed as LAWRENCE BARBER..."


Eva Ruth Woolridge

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 341; WV Archives Web Site.
Lawrence Andrew Barber, Jr; age 34; born and living at Gary, WV; single; married on 30 Sep 1961 at
Bluefield, WV; Eva Ruth Woolridge; age 22; born and living at Jemkinjones, WV; single.


Clifford J. Presley

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by kenneth Bowman; 6 Jun 2010.
" Clifford J, Presley
Birth 1914
Death 1972 (aged 57–58)
Burial
Elgood Cemetery
Elgood, Mercer County, West Virginia"


Daisy L. Gillespie

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by kenneth Bowman; 6 Jun 2010.
" Daisy L. Gillespie Presley
Birth 1916
Death 1966 (aged 49–50)
Burial
Elgood Cemetery
Elgood, Mercer County, West Virginia"


Nancy Belle Presley

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Diane; 14 Dec 2011.
" Nancy Belle Presley Varney
Birth 23 Jun 1934
Death 4 Jan 2009 (aged 74)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Elgood Cemetery
Elgood, Mercer County, West Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"Nancy Belle Varney
PRINCETON — Mrs. Nancy Belle Varney, 74, of Kee Street, died Sunday, January 4, 2009 at the Princeton Community Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer.Born June 23, 1934 at Mohegan, she was the daughter of the late Clifford and Daisy Gillespie Presley. Nancy was a member of the Full Gospel Assembly Church of Princeton, and a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Elroy Varney, one son, Danny Eugene Varney and five brothers and sisters, Clifford Presley, Jr., Eugene Presley, Lila Lilla, Jewell Burton and Deanna Presley.Survivors: Companion of 45 years, Jack Dempsey White of Bluefield; children, Kenneth Elroy Varney of Summerset, Ky., Patty Marie Cecil of Princeton, Raymond Varney and wife Nancy of Wisconsin, Roger Varney and wife Dena of Princeton, Shirley Burnopp and husband Gus of Maryland, James Edward Varney of Princeton; 22 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Dennis Presley and wife Bernice of Alexis, N.C., William Presley and wife Peggy of Libertyville, Ill., Rosalee Wyatt of Sambie; friend and companion, her Dog Spanky.Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with the Rev. James Coburn officiating. Burial will follow in the Elgood Cemetery at Elgood. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. until the funeral hour.Family and friends may share online condolences via www.memorialfd.comPallbearers will be Johnny Beckner, Jason Varney, Jettie Lawrence, Jimmy Vest, Kenny Varney, Jr. and Gene Vest.The Varney family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton. "


Dennis Ray Presley

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by MKS; 21 Jun 2016.
" Dennis Ray Presley
Birth 5 Oct 1943
Mohegan, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 19 Jun 2016 (aged 72)
Burial
Salisbury National Cemetery Annex
Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina"

Additional Information Posted:
"He was born in Mohegan, West Virginia, son of the late Clifford and Daisy Presley. He was preceded in death by a grandchild Robert Allen Preslar, 3 sisters Nancy Varney, Lila Lilly, Jewell Burton and a brother Eugene Presley. He was a US Army Vietnam Veteran.

"He is survived by his wife of 43 years Bernice Wyatt Presley. 2 children Aaron Ray Presley and wife Michelle of Alexis, and Aarika Dawn White and husband Randolph of Denver. A brother William Presley and a sister Rosa Wyatt. 6 grandchildren AJ, Tempestt, Abigail, Randolph II, Victoria, and Stephen.

"Service:Woodlawn Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home.
Burial:Salisbury National Cemetery. "