McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

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Ronald Lee "Boe" Belcher

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
"Ronald Lee “Boe” Belcher
Birth 30 Sep 1954
Clear Fork, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Death 15 Jul 2005 (aged 50)
Clear Fork, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Palm Memorial Gardens
Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"Ronald Lee "Boe" Belcher, 50, of Clear Fork, WV went to be with the Lord on September 30, 2012.

"He was born September 30, 1954 in Clear Fork, WV a son of the late Virgil Lee Belcher (1910-1981) and Ruie Cook-Belcher (Deceased).

"He was preceded in death by a sister Marie Belcher-Rakes (Deceased); two brothers Donald Gene Belcher (Deceased).

"Survivors include his wife, Dianna Nelson-Belcher; two sons, James Austin (Miranda) Belcher & Derrick Lee Belcher; two daughters, Christina Marie (Kenny) Belcher-Maynard & Darmi (Raymond) Belcher-Newanedoh; five brothers, Kenneth "Kenny" (Drema) Belcher (B. 1939), Virgil Lee "Junie" Belcher Jr. (1944-2016), Danny Dean (Heather) Belcher, James (Jenny) Belcher and Anthony Ray Belcher all of Clear Fork; three sisters, Freda May "Mousy" (Danny Harold) Belcher-Steele (1946-2012), Margaret Belcher-Steele and Carol (James) Belcher-Maynor all of Clear Fork.

"Boe will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV."


Dianna Lynn Nelson

1. Stafford Family Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Dianna Lynn Belcher, 62, of Clear Fork, WV, passed away on June 26, 2018 at her home. She was born on
May 13, 1956 in Independence, KS a daughter of the late Cecil Garland and Oreta Faye Green Nelson. In
addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Ronald "Boe" Belcher; and a brother James
Austin Nelson. Survivors include two daughters Christina Belcher - Mickler of Racine, WI and Darmi
Nwanedoh of Akron, OH; two sons James A. (Shanna) Belcher of Clear Fork and Derrick L. (Kari) Belcher of
Welch Pineville Road; eleven grandchildren Devon L. Hestand, Kelsi A. Hestand, Jessica L. (Jericho)
Cresong, Coty L. Belcher, Cheyenne M. Wade, Drake L. Belcher, Alexander B. Belcher, Josh C. Maynard,
Nikira K. Kerns, Heather N. Hatfield and Adam T. Mullins; four geat grandchildren Peyton M. Hestand,
Owen J. Hestand, Haydn J. Belcher and Bentley J. Irick; her fiancé William "Dink" Osborne of Clear Fork;
and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1PM on Monday July 2nd in
the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Erwin Gregory officiating. She will be
laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 11AM until
time of services on Monday July 2nd at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family
is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."


John William "Johnnie" Anders

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Johnnie W Anders
[J W Anders]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Aug 1945
Birth Place: Leckie McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: Sep 1989
SSN: 275407911
Notes: Jul 1961: Name listed as JOHNNIE W ANDERS;
06 Oct 1989: Name listed as J W ANDERS"
2. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: John William Anders
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Social Security Number: 275407911
Age: 44
Date of Birth: 5 Aug 1945
Residence County: Randolph
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 17 Sep 1989
Death City: Archdale (P)
Death County: Randolph
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: Yes
Institution: Other
Attendant: Medical Examiner
Burial Location: Burial in state
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1988-92"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: J. Anders
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 5 Aug 1945
Death Date: 17 Sep 1989
Cause of Death: Other
SSN: 275407911
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 18 Oct 1965
Release Date 1: 30 Sep 1968"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
" John william “JOHNNIE” Anders
Birth 5 Aug 1945
West Virginia, USA
Death 17 Sep 1989 (aged 44)
Archdale, Randolph County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Floral Garden Memorial Park
High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina"


Paula Renee Anders

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
" Paula Renee Anders
Birth 7 Jun 1974
North Carolina, USA
Death 9 Feb 2014 (aged 39)
North Carolina, USA
Burial
Floral Garden Memorial Park
High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina"

Additional Information Posted:
"Paula was a nurse with hospice. she was 39 years old and left behind two sons, Jacob and Avery. she died suddenly and unexpectedly. her lost is heartbreaking."


Emma Anders Parks

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emma Anders
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Jun 1910
Birth Place: Anawalt Mcd, West Virginia
[Anawalt Mcd|]
Death Date: 10 Aug 1998
Claim Date: 30 Jan 1975
Father:
Mother: Myrt Anders
SSN: 234763731
Disability Status: Disability denied - no record of type.
Notes: Sep 1964: Name listed as EMMA ANDERS"
2. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emma Anders
[Emma Parks]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Hispanic Origin: Non-Hispanic
Marital Status: Never Married (Single)
Social Security Number: 234763731
Father's Last Name: Parks
Age: 85 Years
Date of Birth: 3 Jun 1913
Residence City: Other
Residence County: Davidson
Residence State: North Carolina
Residence Zip Code: 27292
Education: 4th grade
Date of Death: 10 Aug 1998
Death City: Lexington
Death County: Davidson
Death State: North Carolina
Cause of Death: Acute myocardial infarction
Autopsy: Autopsy Not Performed
Autopsy Findings: Autopsy findings were not considered in determining cause of death
Institution: Hospital ER/Outpatient
Hospital Name: "LEXINGTON MEM HOSP, INC."
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial in-state
Recorded Date: 18 Aug 1998
Source Vendor: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
" Emma Anders
Birth 3 Jun 1913
USA
Death 10 Aug 1998 (aged 85)
North Carolina, USA
Burial
Floral Garden Memorial Park
High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina"


Benjamin Stamper

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License; #72 029768; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Benjamin Stamper; age 23; born 25 Mar 1949 in WV; single; this was his first marriage; 2 yrs HS
education; living at Box 516, Gary, WV; son of William and Margaret (Symonds) Stamper; married
on 6 Jul 1972 at Lebanon, VA; Joyce Ann Ellis; age 17; born 9 Aug 1954 in WV; single; this was her
fiest marriage; 2 yrs HS education; living at Anawalt, WV; daughter of Luther and Hazel (Anders) Ellis.


Joyce Ann Ellis

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License; #72 029768; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Benjamin Stamper; age 23; born 25 Mar 1949 in WV; single; this was his first marriage; 2 yrs HS
education; living at Box 516, Gary, WV; son of William and Margaret (Symonds) Stamper; married
on 6 Jul 1972 at Lebanon, VA; Joyce Ann Ellis; age 17; born 9 Aug 1954 in WV; single; this was her
fiest marriage; 2 yrs HS education; living at Anawalt, WV; daughter of Luther and Hazel (Anders) Ellis.


Robert Lee McGrady

1. Russell Co, VA; marriage License #85-049589; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Lee McGrady; age 65; born 31 Jan 1920 in WV; widowed; this was his 2nd marriage; last
marriage ended in 1979; 8th grade educatiom; living at General Delivery, Thorpe, WV; son of Steve
and Jane (Sexton) McGrady; married on 13 Sep 1985 in Lebanon, VA; Hazel Louise Ellis; maiden
name Anders; age 48; born 9 Sep 1936 (typed 1934, written over as 9 Sep 1936) in WV; widow; this
was her 3rd marriage; last marriage ended in 1982; 11th grade education; living at Box 25, Anawalt,
WV; daughter of Ellis and Katie (Brown) Anders.


Hazel Louise Anders

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Hazel Anders; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ellis Anders.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
James Carl Radford; age 31; born in New, WV; divorced; living at 2066 W. 30th St, Cleveland 13,
OH; married on 23 Feb 1957 at Leckie, WV; Hazel Louise Anders; age 21; born and living in Leckie,
WV; single;
3. Russell Co, VA; marriage License #70 038915; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Luther Ellis; age 57; born 9 oct 1912 in VA; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage; 4th grade
education; living at Box 532, Anawalt, WV; son of George and Jettie (Childress) Ellis; married on 9
Sep 1970 at Lebanon, VA; Hazel Louise Anders; age 36 in WV; widow; this was her 2nd marriage;
1 yr HS education; living at Anawalt, WV; daughter of Ellis and Katie (Graham) Anders.
4. Russell Co, VA; marriage License #85-049589; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Lee McGrady; age 65; born 31 Jan 1920 in WV; widowed; this was his 2nd marriage; last
marriage ended in 1979; 8th grade educatiom; living at General Delivery, Thorpe, WV; son of Steve
and Jane (Sexton) McGrady; married on 13 Sep 1985 in Lebanon, VA; Hazel Louise Ellis; maiden
name Anders; age 48; born 9 Sep 1936 (typed 1934, written over as 9 Sep 1936) in WV; widow; this
was her 3rd marriage; last marriage ended in 1982; 11th grade education; living at Box 25, Anawalt,
WV; daughter of Ellis and Katie (Brown) Anders.
5. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Hazel L Ellis
Also Known As Hazel L Mcgrady
Residence Date 01 Apr 1998
Residence Place Anawalt, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 19 Sep 1934
Address Anawalt, West Virginia 24808
Address Date 01 Apr 1998
2nd Address Anawalt, West Virginia 24808
2nd Address Date 31 Dec 1996
3rd Address Anawalt, West Virginia 24808
3rd Address Date 01 Jul 1993-01 Jan 2009
Possible Relatives Robert L Mcgrady
Record Number 171289872"


James Carl Radford

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 377; WV Archives Web Site.
James Carl Radford; age 21; born 23 Jun 1922 in New, WV; living in Glen Morgan, WV; son of J.T.
and Emma Radford; married on 29 oct 1943 at Beckley, WV; Virginia Katherine Ward; age 21; born
31 Mar 1922 at Lawton, WV; living at Beckley, WV; daughter of C.W. and Gracie Ward.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
James Carl Radford; age 31; born in New, WV; divorced; living at 2066 W. 30th St, Cleveland 13,
OH; married on 23 Feb 1957 at Leckie, WV; Hazel Louise Anders; age 21; born and living in Leckie,
WV; single;


Virginia Katherine Ward

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 377; WV Archives Web Site.
James Carl Radford; age 21; born 23 Jun 1922 in New, WV; living in Glen Morgan, WV; son of J.T.
and Emma Radford; married on 29 oct 1943 at Beckley, WV; Virginia Katherine Ward; age 21; born
31 Mar 1922 at Lawton, WV; living at Beckley, WV; daughter of C.W. and Gracie Ward.


Martha

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Martha Anders; age 78; born in VA; single (sic, widow); 2ns grade education; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of son, Ellis F. Anders, Sr.


Ellis F. Anders Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 179; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Anders; age 23; born in Graison (sic, Grayson) Co, VA; single; miner; living at Anawalt, WV;
son of Henry and Martha; married on 7 Apr 1923 at Northfork, WV; Katie Brown; age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of unknown parents.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Ellis Anders; age 40; born in VA; married; 2nd grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
" Ellis Anders
Birth 1900
Death 1976 (aged 75–76)
Burial
Grandview Memory Gardens
Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia"


Katie Brown

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 179; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Anders; age 23; born in Graison (sic, Grayson) Co, VA; single; miner; living at Anawalt, WV;
son of Henry and Martha; married on 7 Apr 1923 at Northfork, WV; Katie Brown; age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of unknown parents.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Katie Anders; age 34; born in WV; married; 2nd grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Ellis Anders.
3. FindAGrave,com Web Site.
"Birth 1907
Death 1981 (aged 73–74)
Burial
Grandview Memory Gardens
Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia"


Ellis F. Anders Jr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Junior Anders; age 16; born in WV; single; 7 grade education; not attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; new worker; in household of father, Ellis Anders.


Rosa Anders

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Rosa Anders; age 14; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ellis Anders.


Pearl Anders

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Pearl Anders; age 12; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ellis Anders.


Hattie Anders

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Hattie Anders; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Ellis Anders.


Lucille Anders

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Lucile Anders; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Ellis Anders.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lucille Anders
[Lucille Sizemore]
[L Sizemo]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 9 Apr 1938
Birth Place: Pageton Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: May 1992
Father: Ellis F Anders
Mother: Katie Brown
SSN: 298362736
Notes: Jul 1958: Name listed as LUCILLE ANDERS;
May 1964: Name listed as LUCILLE SIZEMORE;
28 May 1992: Name listed as L SIZEMO"


Mary Jane Anders

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Anawalt; E.D. 24-11; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 206A;
Image 29 of 59; Household #256.
Listed as Mary Jane Anders; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Ellis Anders.


Charles Anders

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
"SPC Charlie Anders
Birth 12 Oct 1944
Death 17 Nov 1965 (aged 21)
Vietnam
Burial
Grandview Memory Gardens
Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"Specialist 4 Charlie Anders was from Leckie, McDowell County, W.Va. He was born on Oct. 12, 1944, a son of Ellis Anders and Katie Brown Anders.

"He died on Nov. 17, 1965, in Viet Nam from multi-fragment wounds. (U.S., Vietnam War Military Casualties, 1956-1998) His name is listed under 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry, Headquarters Company, in “We Were Soldiers Once...And Young: Ia Drang The Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam,” by Lt. Gen. Hal Moore and Joseph L. Galloway” (1992).

"Spc. Anders is buried in Grandview Memory Gardens, Bluefield, Tazewell County, Va.

"WEST VIRGINIA SP4 HHC 7 CAV 1 CAV DIV VIETNAM PH
GENERAL / PERSONAL
Home Leckie, West Virginia
Birth Date 1944-10-12
Sex Male
Race Caucasian
Married/Single Single
Religion Baptist - Other Groups
Citizen Yes
MILITARY
Service Army
Rank SP4
Serial Number 13794449
Component Regular
Grade E4
MOS 11B20
Length of Service 02
Start of Tour 1965-08-16
CASUALTY
Casualty Date 1965-11-17
Casualty Type Hostile, Died
Reason Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Air or Ground Ground Casualty
Country South Vietnam
Province PLEIKU PROVINCE, SOUTH VIETNAM
Posthumous Promotion No change
Body Recovered Body recovered
Location on The Wall Panel 03E - Row 067
RefNo 784
Processed Date 6511

"Charlie Anders
Specialist Four
HHC, 2ND BN, 7TH CAVALRY, 1ST CAV DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Leckie, West Virginia
October 12, 1944 to November 17, 1965
CHARLIE ANDERS is on the Wall at Panel 03E Line 067"