McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familie and Individuals

Notes


Ronnie Steven Cline

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 178; "Berbard Cline, Coal Miner" article; submitted by Cecil Cline,
3249 Benicia Court, Naples, FL 34109.
2. Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, 1847-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ronnie Cline
Gender: Male
Death Age: 67
Birth Date: 20 Dec 1945
Birth Place: McDowell County, West Virginia
Residence Place: Glen Daniel, WV
Death Date: 3 Sep 2013
Obituary Date: 7 Oct 2013
Spouse: Donna Cline
Child: Michael Cline
Rhonda Calloway
Teresa Cline-Harris
Siblings: Jerry
Cecil
Della
Freda"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Gathering Roots; 5 Oct 2013.
" Ronnie “Steve” Cline
Birth 20 Dec 1945
Death 3 Sep 2013 (aged 67)
West Virginia, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 118230309"

Additional Information Posted:
"Ronnie "Steve" Cline, 67 of Glen Daniel, WV passed away Tuesday September 03, 2013.
Steve was born December 20, 1945 in McDowell County, West Virginia.

"In addition to his parents and seven siblings, he was preceded in death by his wife Donna Cline and daughter Teresa Cline-Harris.

"Steve was a retired coal mine operator and founder of Hidden Valley Golf Course.
Those left to cherish his memory include his son, Michael Cline; daughter, Rhonda Calloway and her husband Ace; five beautiful grandchildren whom he loved with all his heart and dedicated his life; Tayla, Chelsie and Jarrett Cline, Bobby Harris and Trenon Calloway.

"Other survivors include special companion, Brenda Bailey; brothers, Jerry and Cecil; sisters, Freda and Della and three sisters-in-law, Sue, Becky and Helen.

"Steve was blessed with many friends and family whom he enjoyed spending his time with.
Services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley with Pastor Tommy Newman officiating. A private burial service will follow on the family farm.

"Friends may gather with the family Saturday from 12-2 PM at the funeral home.

"Online condolences may be sent to the family at blueridgefuneralhome"


Donna Sue Atkins

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Donna Sue Cline
[Donna S Cline]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 4 May 1948
Birth Place: Stopover, Kentucky
Death Date: 12 Nov 1992
SSN: 350402365
Notes: Apr 1964: Name listed as DONNA SUE CLINE; 21 Nov 1992: Name listed as DONNA S
CLINE"


Martin Valeri Sr

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; "Martin Valeri"; Article; Page 251;
submitted by Carol DeHaven, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Marion Rose Crawford

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; "Martin Valeri"; Article; Page 251;
submitted by Carol DeHaven, Coalwood, WV 24824.
"...of Struthers, Ohio..."


Mary Lou Valeri

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; "Martin Valeri"; Article; Page 251;
submitted by Carol DeHaven, Coalwood, WV 24824.
"...of Springfield, VA..."


Marsha Valeri

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; "Martin Valeri"; Article; Page 251;
submitted by Carol DeHaven, Coalwood, WV 24824.
'...of Fayetteville, NC..."


Martin Valeri Jr

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; "Martin Valeri"; Article; Page 251;
submitted by Carol DeHaven, Coalwood, WV 24824.
",,,Captain...U.S. Army Walter Reed Hospital..."


Kenneth Valeri

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; "Martin Valeri"; Article; Page 251;
submitted by Carol DeHaven, Coalwood, WV 24824.
"...of Coalwood..."


Elmus Wiley

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Elmus Wiley
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 21 Jul 1907
Death Date: 25 Jul 1998
Claim Date: 26 May 1970
SSN: 232123275"
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by linda; 30 Mar 2014.
" Elmus Wiley
Birth 21 Jul 1907
Death 25 Jul 1998 (aged 91)
Burial
Resthaven Memorial Park
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 127146420"


Emily Irene Sloan

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by linda; 30 Mar 2014.
" Irene Sloan Wiley
Birth 20 Dec 1914
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Death 20 Apr 2015 (aged 100)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Resthaven Memorial Park
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 127146606"


Joseph Lee Blessing Culbertson

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Kendel Culbertson; 11 May 2010; maintained by Find a Grave.
" Joseph Lee Blessing Culbertson
Birth 6 Feb 1893
Death 16 Nov 1953 (aged 60)
Burial
Laurel Grove Cemetery
Wise County, Virginia, USA
Plot 7
Memorial ID 52282013"


Bessie Mae Gardner

1. Virginia, U.S., Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Bessie Mae Culbertson
[Bessie Mae Gardner]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 71
Birth Date: 12 Jan 1897
Death Date: 2 Jan 1969
Death Place: Coeburn, Wise, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 7 Jan 1969
Father: John Gardner
Mother: Ella Molinary
Spouse: Joseph Lee Culbertson
Certificate Number: 1969003738
Military Status: none"
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Kendel Culbertson; 11 May 2010; maintained by Find a Grave.
" Bessie Mae Gardner Culbertson
Birth 12 Jan 1897
Death 2 Jan 1969 (aged 71)
Burial
Laurel Grove Cemetery
Wise County, Virginia, USA
Plot 7
Memorial ID 52282014:


Ross Charles Shaw

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #73-038992; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ross Charles Shaw; age 28; born 2 Jun 1945 in MD; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 4 yrs college
education; living at Rt #5, Box 447-A, Bluefiled, WV; son of Ross Jacob and Wathena (Broyles) Shaw;
married on 10 Aug 1973 in Tazewell, VA; Bernice Cleary; maiden name, Wilson; age 33; born 15 Oct
1939 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at Rt #5, Box 447-A,
Bluefield, WV; daughter of Georga Washington and Lelia Maude (Barber) Wilson.


Beatrice Wilson

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #73-038992; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ross Charles Shaw; age 28; born 2 Jun 1945 in MD; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 4 yrs college
education; living at Rt #5, Box 447-A, Bluefiled, WV; son of Ross Jacob and Wathena (Broyles) Shaw;
married on 10 Aug 1973 in Tazewell, VA; Bernice Cleary; maiden name, Wilson; age 33; born 15 Oct
1939 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at Rt #5, Box 447-A,
Bluefield, WV; daughter of Georga Washington and Lelia Maude (Barber) Wilson.


Raymond Shaw Sr

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; "Edward and Sarah Shaw,
Miner"; Article; Page 237; submitted by Irma N. Webb, 308 Valleydale, Bluefield, WV 24605.


Nerva Hensley

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; "Edward and Sarah Shaw,
Miner"; Article; Page 237; submitted by Irma N. Webb, 308 Valleydale, Bluefield, WV 24605.
"...A newborn daughter of the first marriage died with her mother Neva..."


Verna Jane McMillion

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Vernie M Hearn
[Verna J Hearn]
[Vernie M McMillion]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 31 Jan 1922
Birth Place: McGraws Wyom, West Virginia
Death Date: 21 Jun 2004
Father: Sherman McMillion
Mother: Betty Farley
SSN: 232174140
Type of Claim: Evidence other than birth record submitted; U.S. citizen or alien allowed to work.
Notes: 23 Aug 1979: Name listed as VERNIE M HEARN;
15 Jul 2004: Name listed as VERNA J HEARN"


Ronnie Lee McMillion

1. Stafford Funeral Home, Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ronnie Lee "Cowboy" McMillion, 79, of Oceana, WV passed away on Monday December 10, 2018 at
Wyoming Nursing and Rehab, New Richmond, WV following a long illness. He was born on July 22, 1939 in
McGraws, the son of the late William H. Hearn and Verna Janes McMillion. Ronnie was lifelong resident of
Wyoming County and of the Baptist Faith. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two
brothers Jackie McMillion and Jeffery Hearn; two sisters Virginia Smith and Bertha Smith; and a nephew
Jackie James McMillion. those left to mourn his passing are four brothers William Henry (Robin) Hearn, Jr.
of KY, William Everett Hearn of Fayette County, Scotty Hearn of Princeton and David Hearn of Accoville;
three sisters Mary Hane Gregory of Oceana, Lottie Varney and Kathy Johnson both of Beckley;
twenty-three nieces and nephews; fifteen great nieces and nephews; and a host of other loving family and
friends. A celebration of his life will be held at 1PM on Friday December 14th in the Chapel of Stafford
Family Funeral Home, Lynco with Pastor Erwin Gregory and Pastor William Cook Officiating. He will be laid
to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 11AM until time
of services on Friday December 14th at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family
is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.'


William James "Jim" Estep

1. Kentucky, Marriage Records, 1852-1914; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Polly Blankenship
Age: 18
Est. Birth Year: abt 1891
Residence: Pike
Spouse Name: Wm J Estepp
Spouse Age: 21
Spouse Residence: Pike
Marriage Date: 15 Feb 1909
Marriage Location: Pike
County of Record: Pike"
2. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliffe; taken 28 Apr 1910; Page 221A; Image 17
of 27; Family #164/165.
Listed as Willie Estep; age 21; born in KY; married once for 2 yrs; odd job laborer; head of
household.
3. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; taken 6 Feb 1920; Page 186A; Image 13
of 14; Family #121/121.
Listed as Willie Estep; age 39; born in WV; married; coal miner; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #2143; WV Archives Web Site.
William Estep; age 40 yrs, 18 days; born 27 Jan 1887 in KY; married; husband of Polly Blankenship;
miner for Hardy Coal Co; living at Bull Creek; son of Anderson and Mary (Prater) Estep; died 14 Feb
1928 at Mohawk, WV; due to crushing injuries to chest and spine; caught in coal cutting machine;
buried near Mohawk, WV; informant, John Prater.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Kindred Spirits; 6 Feb 2019.
" William James “Bill” Estep
Birth 27 Jan 1887
Kentucky, USA
Death 15 Feb 1928 (aged 41)
Mohawk, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown,
Specifically: Buried near Mohawk, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 196648895"

Additional Information Posted:
"Son of William Anderson Estep (1870-deceased) and Mary Prater (1870-deceased).

"Husband of Polly Blankenship (1888-1948), married on 15 Feb. 1909 in Pike County, Kentucky.

"Father of Mary Estep (1910-deceased), David Boone Estep (1915-1925), Burl Estep (1917-1992), Martha Estep (1919-1993), Ance Estep (1920-1957), Julius Adam Estep (1921-1982), and Albert Estep (1926-1926)."


Polly Blankenship

1. Kentucky, Marriage Records, 1852-1914; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Polly Blankenship
Age: 18
Est. Birth Year: abt 1891
Residence: Pike
Spouse Name: Wm J Estepp
Spouse Age: 21
Spouse Residence: Pike
Marriage Date: 15 Feb 1909
Marriage Location: Pike
County of Record: Pike"
2. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliffe; taken 28 Apr 1910; Page 221A; Image 17
of 27; Family #164/165.
Listed as Polly Estep; age 19; born in WV; married once for 2 yrs; 1 child; 1 living; in household of
husband, William J. Estep.
3. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; taken 6 Feb 1920; Page 186A; Image 13
of 14; Family #121/121.
Listed as Polly Estep; age 28; born in WV; married; in household of husband, William James Estep.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1930); Page 310; WV Archives Web Site.
Mike Reed; age 35; born in Mercer Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of ______;
married on 28 Feb 1930 in Panther, WV; Polly Estep; age 39; born in Pike Co, KY; widow; daughter
of Conley and Martha.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Greenbrier Road; taken 21 Apr 1930; Page
212B; Image 23 of 42; Family #183/184.
Listed as Polly Reed; age 38; born in WV; married at 18; in household of husband, Mike Reed.


Mary Estep

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliffe; taken 28 Apr 1910; Page 221A; Image 17
of 27; Family #164/165.
Listed as Mary Estep; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William J. Estep.


David Boone Estep

1. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; taken 6 Feb 1920; Page 186A; Image 13
of 14; Family #121/121.
Listed as David B. Estep; age 4 yrs 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, William James Estep.


Martha Estep

1. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; taken 6 Feb 1920; Page 186A; Image 13
of 14; Family #121/121.
Listed as Martha Estep; age 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William James Estep.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Greenbrier Road; taken 21 Apr 1930; Page
212B; Image 23 of 42; Family #183/184.
Listed as Martha Estep; age 9; born in WV; in household of step-father, Mike Reed, with mother.


Julius Estep

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Greenbrier Road; taken 21 Apr 1930; Page
212B; Image 23 of 42; Family #183/184.
Listed as Julius Estep; age 9; born in WV; in household of step-father, Mike Reed, with mother.


Ance Estep

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Greenbrier Road; taken 21 Apr 1930; Page
212B; Image 23 of 42; Family #183/184.
Listed as Ance Estep; age 5; born in WV; in household of step-father, Mike Reed, with mother.