McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

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Claude Preston Dillon

1, FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Virginia Gal; 28 Apr 2008; maintained by Find A Grave.
" Claude Preston Dillon
Birth 10 Mar 1909
Death 18 Oct 1955 (aged 46)
Burial
Maplewood Cemetery
Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 26464458 · View Source"


Virginia Carolyn Anderson

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Virginia Carolyn Anderson
[Virginia Anderson Sherman]
[Virginia Collier]
[V Caroline Anderson]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 22 Mar 1920
Birth Place: Elbert, West Virginia
Death Date: Sep 1992
Father: Eli Anderson
Mother: Eula Blevins
SSN: 227182978
Notes: Jul 1939: Name listed as VIRGINIA CAROLYN ANDERSON; :
Name listed as VIRGINIA ANDERSON SHERMAN; :
Name listed as VIRGINIA CAR COLLIER;
29 Sep 1992: Name listed as V CAROLINE ANDERSON"
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: V. Caroline Anderson
SSN: 227-18-2978
Last Residence:
97496 Winston, Douglas, Oregon, USA
BORN: 22 Mar 1920
Died: Sep 1992
State (Year) SSN issued: Virginia (Before 1951)"
3. Oregon, Death Index, 1898-2008; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Virginia Caroline Anderson
Age: 72
Birth Date: 22 Mar 1920
Death Date: 21 Sep 1992
Death Place: Douglas
Spouse: Dean
Certificate: 92-18535"


Smith

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; "Walter Sloan, Jr, Miner"; Article;
Page 238; submitted by Evelynese Sloan, Widow, Panther, WV 24872.


Lydia

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; "Walter Sloan, Jr, Miner"; Article;
Page 238; submitted by Evelynese Sloan, Widow, Panther, WV 24872.


Robert Jennings Johnson

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Dee G; 29 Jan 2017.
" Robert Jennings Johnson
Birth 28 Jan 1928
Death 27 Aug 1994 (aged 66)
Burial
Sunrise Cemetery
Fortuna, Humboldt County, California, USA
Plot Center Section, Row D, Grave 61
Memorial ID 175849319"

Additional Information Posted:
"Name: Robert Jennings Johnson
[Robert J Johnson]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 28 Jan 1928
Birth Place: Bloomington, Wisconsin
Death Date: 27 Aug 1994
Father: Oscar Johnson
Mother: Nettie Lawrence
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Feb 1944: Name listed as ROBERT JENNINGS JOHNSON;
03 Sep 1994: Name listed as ROBERT J JOHNSON

"Robert enlisted in the U.S. Army on April 30, 1946, and served until his honorable discharge on April 30, 1949.

"SOURCE: ancestry.com
- Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-201
"Inscription

ROBERT J JOHNSON
CPL US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
JAN 28 1928 [cross] AUG 27 1994"


April Showers Thornsbury

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: April Showers Dotson [April Sho Johnson] [April Johnson] [April Showers Thornbury]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 22 Apr 1936
Birth Place: Taeger, West Virginia [Iaeger, West Virginia]
Death Date: 17 Sep 2006
Father:
Colley Thornbury
Mother:
Elizabeth Coleman
SSN: 373400703
Notes: Sep 1956: Name listed as APRIL SHOWERS DOTSON;
Jul 1972: Name listed as APRIL SHO JOHNSON;
03 Jan 1992: Name listed as APRIL SHOWERS DOTSON JOHNSON;
22 Sep 2006: Name listed as APRIL S JOHNSON"
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Cristy; 14 Mar 2010.
" April Showers Thornbury Johnson
Birth 22 Apr 1936
Litwar, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 17 Sep 2006 (aged 70)
Fortuna, Humboldt County, California, USA
Burial
Sunrise Cemetery
Fortuna, Humboldt County, California, USA
Plot Center Section, Row D, Grave 62
Memorial ID 49713484"

Additional information Posted:
"April Showers Johnson passed away September 17, 2006, in Fortuna, CA.

"April was born to Colley and Elizabeth Thornbury on April 22, 1936, in Litwar, West Virginia. She was the youngest of 10 children.

"At the age of 13, April married Joseph Dotson and they had 5 children. After they parted, she and the children moved to California. April met and married Robert Johnson in 1969 and they had one daughter.

"She was a very hard worker. April worked in the timber industry for many years. She was employed by Pacific Clears and Crown Redwood. She also worked at St. Luke’s Manor in Fortuna as a Certified Nurses Aide for 9 years.

"There was nothing April enjoyed more than playing the lottery and slot machines. She dearly loved her dog, Chief and her cat, Pebbles.

"April was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Johnson and her brothers and sisters, Faye Inez (Jake) Williamson, Grant Thornbury, Opal Davis, James Thornbury, Elaine Cook, Juanita Fame Grisback, Allen Thornbury, Paul Thornbury and Ruby Pearl Thornbury.

"April leaves behind her children, David and Becky Dotson, Greg Dotson, Sherrie Ayala, Kathy King and George Grove, Ken and Gwen Dotson and Lisa and Brian Ownby. She also leaves 13 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 23 nieces and nephews.

"Friends are invited to attend graveside services as Sunrise Cemetery on Friday, September 22, 2006, at 11:00 A.M.

"Arrangements are under the direction of Goble’s Fortuna Mortuary where friends may call Thursday, from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

"Published in Eureka Times-Standard on Sept. 20, 2006

"Bio by: Dee G."