McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Otis William Lester

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 164; WV Archives Web Site.
Otis William Lester; age 20; born 24 May 1944 in Welch, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; son of
Eli and Janie (Sheperd) Lester; married on 22 Aug 1964 at Davy, WV; Ruthie Mae Gibson; age
16; born 30 May 1948 in Walker Co, AL; single; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Albert and Susie
Irene (Boshell) Gibson; with consent of Eli and Jane Lester, parents of Otis William Lester; and
Albert and Susie Irene Gibson; parents of Ruthie Mae Gidson.


Ruthie Mae Gibson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 164; WV Archives Web Site.
Otis William Lester; age 20; born 24 May 1944 in Welch, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; son of
Eli and Janie (Sheperd) Lester; married on 22 Aug 1964 at Davy, WV; Ruthie Mae Gibson; age
16; born 30 May 1948 in Walker Co, AL; single; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Albert and Susie
Irene (Boshell) Gibson; with consent of Eli and Jane Lester, parents of Otis William Lester; and
Albert and Susie Irene Gibson; parents of Ruthie Mae Gidson.


Raymond Eugene Edwards Sr

1. North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Raymond Eugene Edwards
Gender: Male
Race: White
Event Type: Birth
Birth Date: 22 Nov 1937
Birth County: Alleghany
Parent1 Name: Herbert Edwards
Parent2 Name: Pauline Maines
Roll number: NCVR_B_C004_66003
Volume: 11
Page: 91"
2. 1940 Census, Alleghany Co, NC; Gap Township; E.D. 3-5; taken _____; Page 68B; Image 44 of
49; Household #392.
Listed as Raymond Edwards; age 2; born in NC; in household of father, Herbert Edwards.
3. Douglas Mortuary, Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Raymond Eugene Edwards, Sr., 80, of Davy, passed away at his home Friday, April 13, 2018.
"Born November 22, 1937 in North Wilkesboro, NC he was the son of the late Herbert Edwards and Pauline Maines Edwards. In North Carolina he worked at Randolph Mills, and retired from Heilig-Meyers as a warehouse manager after many years of service.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Wilson, Herbert Lee and Junior Ray Edwards.
"Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Ruthie Gibson Edwards of the home; two children, Patricia L. Bralley, and Raymond E. Edwards, Jr. and wife Lori all of Asheboro, NC; stepchildren, Marie Bolden and husband Jack of Twin Branch, Susie Thompson and husband Billy of Franklinville, NC, and William Lester and wife Shelina of Davy; a brother and sister, George Edwards of State Road, NC, and Thelma Cassell of Reidsville, NC; grandchildren, Joseph Edwards, Timothy Jones, Tonya Edwards, Kristie Rose, John McCall, Donald McCall, Casey Lester, Dakota Pruner, Tyler Pruncer, Eric Thompson, Delana Mullins, Jackie Bolden, Becky Triplett and Delores Bishop; and numerous great grandchildren.
"Funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, April 17 at 2 p.m. at the Big Sandy Lighthouse Church with the Revs. Jack and Marie Bolden officiating. Burial will in Asco Cemetery, Asco...."


Ruthie Mae Gibson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 164; WV Archives Web Site.
Otis William Lester; age 20; born 24 May 1944 in Welch, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; son of
Eli and Janie (Sheperd) Lester; married on 22 Aug 1964 at Davy, WV; Ruthie Mae Gibson; age
16; born 30 May 1948 in Walker Co, AL; single; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Albert and Susie
Irene (Boshell) Gibson; with consent of Eli and Jane Lester, parents of Otis William Lester; and
Albert and Susie Irene Gibson; parents of Ruthie Mae Gidson.


Raymond Eugene Edwards Jr

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Raymond Edwards
Also Known As Raymond E Edwards
Residence Date 27 Apr 2005-15 Nov 2007
Residence Place Asheboro, North Carolina, United States
Birth Date 01 Sep 1960
Address Asheboro, North Carolina 27205
Address Date 27 Apr 2005-15 Nov 2007
2nd Address Asheboro, North Carolina 27205
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1996-01 Oct 1998
Possible Relatives Lori Lynn Edwards
Record Number 305914951"


Kenneth Verlon Tolliver

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Kenneth Tolliver; age 22; born and living at Wolf Pen, WV; single; son of Johnson and Mary Lee
Tolliver; married on 25 Aug 1959 at Wolf Pen, WV; Mary Graley; age 19; born in Marianna, WV;
single; living at Wolf Pen, WV; daughter of John Calvin and Violet Graley.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 450; WV Archives Web Site.
Kenneth Verlon Tolliver; age 26; born 28 Aug 1939 in Wolf Pen, WV; divorced; one previous
marriage; living in Wolf Pen, WV; son of Johnson and Marylee (Faw) Tolliver; married on 9
Jul 1966 at Wolf Pen, WV; Leota Mary Daugherty; age 23; born 5 Aug 1942 in Revelo, KY;
divorced; one previous marriage; living at Wolf Pen, WV; daughter of Alfred and Janie (Stephens)
Daugherty.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #75-002600; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kenneth Verlin Tolliver; age 35; born 28 Aug 1939 in WV; divorced; this was his 3rd marriage;
1 yr HS education; living at Welch, WV; son of Enoch Johnson and Mary Lee (Faw) Tolliver;
married on 7 jan 1975 in Russell Co, VA; Kathy Elizabeth Riffe; age 20; born 12 Aug 1954 in
WV; single; this was her 1st marriage; 2 yrs HS education; living at 89 Virginia Ave, Welch, WV;
daughter of Joseph Ballard and Virginia (Fuller) Riffe.
4. United States Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
"Age 71
Given Name Kenneth
Middle Name V
Surname Tolliver
Birth Date 28 Aug 1939
State West virginia
Last Place of Residence Bolt, Raleigh, West virginia
Previous Residence Postal Code 25817
Event Date 19 Sep 2010"


Kathy Elizabeth Riffe

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #75-002600; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kenneth Verlin Tolliver; age 35; born 28 Aug 1939 in WV; divorced; this was his 3rd marriage;
1 yr HS education; living at Welch, WV; son of Enoch Johnson and Mary Lee (Faw) Tolliver;
married on 7 jan 1975 in Russell Co, VA; Kathy Elizabeth Riffe; age 20; born 12 Aug 1954 in
WV; single; this was her 1st marriage; 2 yrs HS education; living at 89 Virginia Ave, Welch, WV;
daughter of Joseph Ballard and Virginia (Fuller) Riffe.


Marsha Elizabeth Webb

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #78 053146; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ballard D. Riffe; age 20; born 26 Jul 1958 in WV; this was his 1st marriage; 10th grade education;
living at Box 124, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; son of Joseph B. and Virginia (Fuller) Riffe; married
on 18 Nov 1978 in Lebanon, VA; Marsha Elizabeth Hopson, maiden name Webb; age 28; born 28
Dec 1949 in WV; divorced; this was her 3rd marriage; last marriage ended 16 Jun 1978; 12th grade
education; living at Box 66, Brenton, WV; daughter of Elmer and Anna (Spence) Webb, Jr.


Herbert Edwards

1. 1940 Census, Alleghany Co, NC; Gap Township; E.D. 3-5; taken _____; Page 68B; Image 44 of
49; Household #392.
Listed as Herbert Edwards; age 27; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; farm manager; head of household.


Pauline Maines

1. 1940 Census, Alleghany Co, NC; Gap Township; E.D. 3-5; taken _____; Page 68B; Image 44 of
49; Household #392.
Listed as Pauline Edwards; age 22; born in NC; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Herbert Edwards.


Anthony A. Riffe

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Anthony A Riffe
Residence Date 01 Oct 1999-01 Apr 2002
Residence Place Brenton, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 23 Aug 1966
Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
Address Date 01 Oct 1999-01 Apr 2002
2nd Address Clear Fork, West Virginia 24822
2nd Address Date 01 Feb 1995
Record Number 304448508"
2. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anthony A Riffe
Birth Date: 23 Aug 1966
Phone Number: 732-7797
Address: PO Box 44, Clear Fork, WV, 24822-0044 (1995)"


Melanie June

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Melaine June Riffe
Residence Date 01 Jun 2000-01 Jun 2002
Residence Place Brenton, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 31 Mar 1974
Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
Address Date 01 Jun 2000-01 Jun 2002
Record Number 369496155"


Helen Lorene McDonald

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #70 023407; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Quinton E. Johnston; age 50; born 13 May 1920 at Mullins, WV; single; this was his first marriage;
8th grade education; living at General Delivery, Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV; son of Ervin and Bertha
(Lafferty) Johnston; married on 11 Jun 1970 in the Presbyterian Manse, Lebanon, Russell Co, VA;
Helen L. Noyes; age 46; born 25 Feb 1924 in AR; divorced; this was her third marriage; 8th grade education;
living at Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of James W. and Addie (Brown) McDonald.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Johnston Family Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by
James Brady; 23 Aug 2010.
Helen E. McDonald Johnston; born in 1924; died in 2003; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
"Birth: 1924
Death: 2003


Family links:
Spouse:
Quinton E Johnston (1920 - 1996)

Children:
Deliah Belle Johnston Smith (1953 - 2003)*
Chad Lee Johnston (1955 - 1985)*
Mary Frances Lorraine Johnston Smith (1960 - 2016)*

*Calculated relationship

Burial:
Johnston Family Cemetery
Brenton
Wyoming County
West Virginia, USA

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Created by: James Brady
Record added: Aug 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57508260"


Ballard Dwayne Riffe

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #78 053146; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ballard D. Riffe; age 20; born 26 Jul 1958 in WV; this was his 1st marriage; 10th grade education;
living at Box 124, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; son of Joseph B. and Virginia (Fuller) Riffe; married
on 18 Nov 1978 in Lebanon, VA; Marsha Elizabeth Hopson, maiden name Webb; age 28; born 28
Dec 1949 in WV; divorced; this was her 3rd marriage; last marriage ended 16 Jun 1978; 12th grade
education; living at Box 66, Brenton, WV; daughter of Elmer and Anna (Spence) Webb, Jr.


Marsha Elizabeth Webb

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #78 053146; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ballard D. Riffe; age 20; born 26 Jul 1958 in WV; this was his 1st marriage; 10th grade education;
living at Box 124, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; son of Joseph B. and Virginia (Fuller) Riffe; married
on 18 Nov 1978 in Lebanon, VA; Marsha Elizabeth Hopson, maiden name Webb; age 28; born 28
Dec 1949 in WV; divorced; this was her 3rd marriage; last marriage ended 16 Jun 1978; 12th grade
education; living at Box 66, Brenton, WV; daughter of Elmer and Anna (Spence) Webb, Jr.