McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familes and Individuals

Notes


Roy Lee Harvey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 171; "Brooks William Boothe" article; submitted by Helen B. Boothe,
PO Box 220, Newhall, WV 24866.


Particia Sue Boothe

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 171; "Brooks William Boothe" article; submitted by Helen B. Boothe,
PO Box 220, Newhall, WV 24866.


Jeffery Brooks Harvey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 171; "Brooks William Boothe" article; submitted by Helen B. Boothe,
PO Box 220, Newhall, WV 24866.


Debra Kaye Harvey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 171; "Brooks William Boothe" article; submitted by Helen B. Boothe,
PO Box 220, Newhall, WV 24866.


Brooks William Boothe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 397; WV Archives Web Site.
Brooks Boothe; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of Byrd
and Martha; married on 31 Aug 1933 in Welch, WV; Helen Belcher; age 22; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; living at Newhall, WV; daughter of Lewis and Paralee.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 171; "Brooks William Boothe" article; submitted by Helen B. Boothe,
PO Box 220, Newhall, WV 24866.


Mary Helen Belcher

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 168, Lewis Belcher
Family article, submitted by Helen Belcher Boothe, P.O. Box 220, Newhall, WV 24366.
Married Brooks W. Boothe in 1933.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 17/18 Feb 1920, Page 102B, Family #242.
Listed as Helen Belcher, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Lewis Belcher.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 397; WV Archives Web Site.
Brooks Boothe; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of Byrd
and Martha; married on 31 Aug 1933 in Welch, WV; Helen Belcher; age 22; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; living at Newhall, WV; daughter of Lewis and Paralee.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 171; "Brooks William Boothe" article; submitted by Helen B. Boothe,
PO Box 220, Newhall, WV 24866.


Danny Gene Belcher

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 339; WV Archives Web Site.
Danny Gene Belcher; age 22; born 7 Feb 1947 in Havaco, WV; single; living at Box 236, Havaco, WV;
son of ________ and Louise Sally Belcher; married on 3 May 1969 in Iaeger, WV; Christine King
Smith; age 22; born 24 Dec 1946 in Iaeger, WV; divorced; living at Box 24, Iaeger, WV; daughter of
George and Lillian (Mounts) King.


Christine "Cricket" King

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 309; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronald Wayne Smith; age 20; born 6 Oct 1946 in Wilcoe, WV; single; living at Gary, WV; son of
Wayne Kelly and Wilma N. (Jones) Smith; married on 29 Apr 1946 in Iaeger, WV; Christine King; age
20; born 24 Dec 1946 in Iaeger, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of George and Lillian
(Mounts) King.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 339; WV Archives Web Site.
Danny Gene Belcher; age 22; born 7 Feb 1947 in Havaco, WV; single; living at Box 236, Havaco, WV;
son of ________ and Louise Sally Belcher; married on 3 May 1969 in Iaeger, WV; Christine King
Smith; age 22; born 24 Dec 1946 in Iaeger, WV; divorced; living at Box 24, Iaeger, WV; daughter of
George and Lillian (Mounts) King.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Christine “Cricket” Belcher, 72, of Wytheville, VA, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019 in the Grayson Rehabilitation and Health Center in Independence, VA.

"Christine was born December 24, 1946 in Iaeger, WV, a daughter of the late George Washington and Lillian Mounts King. She taught nutritional education at WVU and was a CNA for several years. She was also a youth pastor and attended several churches. She loved shopping, crafts and traveling.

"In addition to her parents Christine was preceded in death by a brother, Mack King and a sister, Judi Ellis.

"Survivors include one daughter, Crystal Tomlin and Danny of Belews Creek, NC one son Phillip Belcher and wife Myra of Cartersville, GA; one grandson, Noah Jackson; two granddaughters, Molly and Lucy Belcher; two sisters, Darlene King Payne and husband Roger of Cartersville, GA and Marilyn Fain and husband Roger of Iaeger, WV, two brothers, Russell King and wife Frances of Iaeger, WV and Jerry King and wife Betty of Clear Fork, WV; and several nieces and nephews.

"Friends may visit with the family Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Christ Cathedral Church in Iaeger, WV. Funeral services will follow at 5 pm. with Reverends Shawn Fain, Russell King and Ronald Felts officiating.

"Burial will be Monday, August 12, 2019 at 2 p.m. in Woodlaw Memorial Park in Bluewell WV.

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

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


Ronald Wayne Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 309; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronald Wayne Smith; age 20; born 6 Oct 1946 in Wilcoe, WV; single; living at Gary, WV; son of Wayne
Kelly and Wilma N. (Jones) Smith; married on 29 Apr 1946 in Iaeger, WV; Christine King; age 20; born
24 Dec 1946 in Iaeger, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of George and Lillian (Mounts) King.
2. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ronnie Wayne Smith
Marriage Date: 28 May 1999
Marriage Place: Tazewell, Virginia, USA
Spouse: Janice Loraine Faykus "


Christine "Cricket" King

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 309; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronald Wayne Smith; age 20; born 6 Oct 1946 in Wilcoe, WV; single; living at Gary, WV; son of
Wayne Kelly and Wilma N. (Jones) Smith; married on 29 Apr 1946 in Iaeger, WV; Christine King; age
20; born 24 Dec 1946 in Iaeger, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of George and Lillian
(Mounts) King.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 339; WV Archives Web Site.
Danny Gene Belcher; age 22; born 7 Feb 1947 in Havaco, WV; single; living at Box 236, Havaco, WV;
son of ________ and Louise Sally Belcher; married on 3 May 1969 in Iaeger, WV; Christine King
Smith; age 22; born 24 Dec 1946 in Iaeger, WV; divorced; living at Box 24, Iaeger, WV; daughter of
George and Lillian (Mounts) King.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Christine “Cricket” Belcher, 72, of Wytheville, VA, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019 in the Grayson Rehabilitation and Health Center in Independence, VA.

"Christine was born December 24, 1946 in Iaeger, WV, a daughter of the late George Washington and Lillian Mounts King. She taught nutritional education at WVU and was a CNA for several years. She was also a youth pastor and attended several churches. She loved shopping, crafts and traveling.

"In addition to her parents Christine was preceded in death by a brother, Mack King and a sister, Judi Ellis.

"Survivors include one daughter, Crystal Tomlin and Danny of Belews Creek, NC one son Phillip Belcher and wife Myra of Cartersville, GA; one grandson, Noah Jackson; two granddaughters, Molly and Lucy Belcher; two sisters, Darlene King Payne and husband Roger of Cartersville, GA and Marilyn Fain and husband Roger of Iaeger, WV, two brothers, Russell King and wife Frances of Iaeger, WV and Jerry King and wife Betty of Clear Fork, WV; and several nieces and nephews.

"Friends may visit with the family Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Christ Cathedral Church in Iaeger, WV. Funeral services will follow at 5 pm. with Reverends Shawn Fain, Russell King and Ronald Felts officiating.

"Burial will be Monday, August 12, 2019 at 2 p.m. in Woodlaw Memorial Park in Bluewell WV.

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

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


Charles Chester Vance

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 15 Apr 1930, Page 261B, Family #262.
Listed as Charley Vance, age 4 yrs, 3 months, born in WV, in household of father, Mathias Vance.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 160; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Chester Vance; age 21; born and living in Bradshaw, WV; single; married on 14 Jul 1947 at
Lex, WV; Lacy Belle Blankenship; age 17; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; living at Bradshaw, WV.


Lacy Belle Blankenship

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 160; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Chester Vance; age 21; born and living in Bradshaw, WV; single; married on 14 Jul 1947 at
Lex, WV; Lacy Belle Blankenship; age 17; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; living at Bradshaw, WV.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 170-171; "John Blankenship" article; submitted by Oma Kennedy,
PO Box 144, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Warren Gayner Coleman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 347; WV Archives Web Site.
Warren Gayner Coleman; age 28; born at Lex, WV; single; living at Hensley, WV; married on 4 Nov
1950 in Iaeger, WV; Leatha Alice Blankenship; age 26; born in Bradshaw, WV; divorced; living in
Hensley, WV.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Warren G Coleman
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 3 Apr 1923
Birth Place: Lex, West Virginia
[Lex|]
Death Date: 18 Oct 2001
Claim Date: 1 Apr 1963
Father: Floyd Coleman
Mother: Mary A Mullins
SSN: 235308267
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Notes: 06 Nov 1992: Name listed as WARREN G COLEMAN"


Leatha Alice Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 5 Apr 1930; Page 225B; Image 6 of 33;
Family #45/45.
Listed as Leitha Blankenship; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, John Blankenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 347; WV Archives Web Site.
Warren Gayner Coleman; age 28; born at Lex, WV; single; living at Hensley, WV; married on 4 Nov
1950 in Iaeger, WV; Leatha Alice Blankenship; age 26; born in Bradshaw, WV; divorced; living in
Hensley, WV.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 170-171; "Leatha Coleman" article; submitted by Brenda Wood,
Bradshaw, WV 24817.
4. Buchanan Co, VA; Death Certificate #68 033881; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Letha Alice Coleman; age 45; born 31 Jan 1923 in VA; married; housewife; living at Rowe, VA;
daughter of Johna and Sally (Bailey) Blanlenship; died 16 Nov 1968 in Grundy Hospital, Grundy, VA;
due to congestive heart failure; rheumatic heart diseae and mirtral stenosis; buried in Blankenship
Cemetery, Buchanan Co, VA; informant, William G, Coleman.


Lillie Bailey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 170-171; "John Blankenship" article; submitted by Oma Kennedy,
PO Box 144, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Thomas "Tommy" Bailey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 170-171; "John Blankenship" article; submitted by Oma Kennedy,
PO Box 144, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Cleve Bailey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 170-171; "John Blankenship" article; submitted by Oma Kennedy,
PO Box 144, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Harmon Bailey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 170-171; "John Blankenship" article; submitted by Oma Kennedy,
PO Box 144, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Bertha Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; Hurricane Precinct; taken 26 Mar 1920; Page 50A;
Image 49 of 71; Family #406/411.
Listed as Bertha Blankenship; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, John Blankenship.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 5 Apr 1930; Page 225B; Image 6 of 33;
Family #45/45.
Listed as Bertha Blankenship; age 16; born in VA; single; farmer; in household of father, John
Blankenship.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 170-171; "John Blankenship" article; submitted by Oma Kennedy,
PO Box 144, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Walter Evans Blankenship

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 170; "Jerilyn Faye Blankenship" article; submitted by Jerilyn
Blankenship, 4905 Wraywood Ave, Chester, VA 23831.


Jerilyn Faye Davis

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 170; "Jerilyn Faye Blankenship" article; submitted by Jerilyn
Blankenship, 4905 Wraywood Ave, Chester, VA 23831.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 182; "Joseph Harvey and Lettie Davis"; article; submitted by Gleason
Davis, 8715 Edwardsville Road, Hardy, VA 24101.


Mark Blankenship

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 170; "Jerilyn Faye Blankenship" article; submitted by Jerilyn
Blankenship, 4905 Wraywood Ave, Chester, VA 23831.


Mathew Blankenship

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 170; "Jerilyn Faye Blankenship" article; submitted by Jerilyn
Blankenship, 4905 Wraywood Ave, Chester, VA 23831.


Dennis Blankenship

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 170; "George & Tondael Blankenship" article; submitted by George
Simpkins and Sherry Blankenship, 301 F Street, Beckley, WV 25801.