McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Stanley Musial

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Roberta Worley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Anderson "Anse" Belcher

1. Kentucky, U.S., Birth Index, 1911-1999; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Anderson Belcher
Date of Birth: 24 Feb 1944
Birth Place: Pike, Kentucky, USA
Mother's Name: Mary New
Volume Number: 024
Certificate Number: 11745
Volume Year: 1944"
2. Dickenson Co, VA; Marriage License #82-025601; Ancestry.com Website.
Anderson Belcher; age 38; born 24 Feb 1944 in WV (sic, KY); this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at General Delivery, Matewan, WV; son of Lacy and Mary (New) Belcher; married on
25 Jun 1982 in Clintwood, VA; Shelia Diane Hall; age 30; born 21 Nov 1951 in KY; this is her 1st
marriage; 11th grade education; living at General Delivery, Matewan, WV; daughter of Leonard and
Ester (Wolford) Hall.


Henry Paul Wooldridge

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 314; WV Archives Website.
Henry Paul Wooldridge; age 19; born and living in Skygusty, WV; single; married on 11 Mar 1955 in
Skygusty, WV; Juanita Hammons; age 16; born and living in Anawalt, WV; single; with consent of
Grant wooldridge, father of Henry Paul Wooldridge and Henry and Hazel Hammons, parents of
Juanita Hammons.


Juanita Hammons

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 314; WV Archives Website.
Henry Paul Wooldridge; age 19; born and living in Skygusty, WV; single; married on 11 Mar 1955 in
Skygusty, WV; Juanita Hammons; age 16; born and living in Anawalt, WV; single; with consent of
Grant wooldridge, father of Henry Paul Wooldridge and Henry and Hazel Hammons, parents of
Juanita Hammons.
2. "The Welch News"; Welch, WV; 3 Mar 2021; On-Line Edition.
"Juanita Wooldridge of O’Toole, WV, took her Heavenly flight on February 27, 2021.

"She was the daughter of Henry and Hazel Hammons. She loved the Lord, her family, and enjoyed cooking, and was a wonderful homemaker. She worked for Gary Bantam for ten years.

"She was preceded in death by her grandson, Cody Woodridge, and her husband of 65 years, Henry Wooldridge, who died on April 12, 2020. He was the son of Grat and Mae Woodridge. He loved the Lord, his family, and was an avid fisherman. He was an UMWA Member, having worked for Consol Mining and Doss Fork Mining. He established the Hands of Hope Food Bank Ministry, Anawalt, WV. He was instrumental in forming the little league in Anawalt.

"They had one daughter, Sheila and David Bell of Richmond, VA; three sons, Randy and Sheila Wooldridge of Pageton, WV, Mark and Pamela Wooldridge; and Todd and Gracie Woodridge of Leckie, WV. They had nine grandkids, eleven great-grandkids; and a special caregiver, Shelly Nelson. They were members of Abundant Life Ministry in Maybeury, WV.

"A family memorial will be held at a later date.

"Those wishing to share memories or condolence messages with the family may do so by visiting www.MercerFuneralHome.com Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family of Juanita Wooldridge."


Clarence Randal Hull

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Debroah Pearl Bailey

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


David Allen Hull

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Betty Jean Chaires

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Robert Thomas Hudgens

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Thomas L. and Laurinda Hudgens"; Article; Page 200; submitted by submitted by
Sibyle Jean Dent, 221 Rocky Step Road, Scott Depot, WV 25560.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Taken 14 Jun1900; Page 124B; Image 10
of 52; Family #94/96.
Listed as Robert Hudgens; age 11; born in 1889 in WV; in household of father, Thomas L. Hudgens.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 30 Apr 1910; Page 117B; Image 37
of 46; Family #282/311.
Listed as Robert Hudgens; age 21; born in WV; single; in household of father, Thomas L. Hudgens.
4. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Anne Cady; 17 Aug 2010.
"Pvt Robert T Hudgens
Birth unknown
Death 2 Nov 1918
Burial
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 18, Site 714
Memorial ID 57192241"

Inscription: West Virginia * PVT * 162 INF * 2 Nov 1918


Pearl A. Lunsford

1. 1910 Census, Buncombe Co, NC; Asheville; 525 West Chestnut St; taken 30 Apr 1910; Page 205A;
Image 11 of 31; Family #296/337.
Listed as Pearl Hudgins; age 20; born in NC; married once; dress maker; head of household.


Ira Romer Perry

1. Newport News; Marriage License #23191; Ancestry.com Website.
Ira Romer Perry; age 53; born in Huntington, WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; carpenter for
Hampton Institute; living at 3905 Victoria Blvd, Hampton, VA; son of Virgil and Ida (Adkins) Perry;
married on 16 Aug 1963 in Hampton, VA; Myrtle Lee Doyle; maiden name, Perkins; age 47;
divorced; this is her 3rd marriage; born at Bradshaw, WV; unemployed; living at 3807 Huntington
Ave, Newport News, VA; daughter of Charlie Milburn and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.


Myrtle Perkins

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 9/10 Jan 1920; Page
214B; Image 2 of 26; Family #9/9.
Listed as Murtie Perkins; age 3 yrs, 9 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Charles M. Perkins.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page 243A, Family #36.
Listed as Myrtie Perkins, age 13, born in VA, in household of father, Milburn Perkins.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Buchanan; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Bartley, WV; son of
C.A. and Elain (sp?); married on 21 Sep 1934 at Bradshaw, WV; Myrtle Perkins; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of C.M. and Julia.
4. Russell Co, VA: Marriage License #10867; Ancestry.com Website.
Johnny Scott Doyle; age 33; born in Dungannon, VA; divorced; one previous marriage; living at St.
Paul, VA; son of Charlie and Bessie (Powers) Doyle; married on 8 Apr 1953 in Russell Co, VA; Myrtle
Buchanan, maiden name, Perkins; age 36; born at Bradshaw, WV; divorced; one previous marriage;
restaurant operator, living at St. Paul, VA; daughter of C.M. and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.
5. Newport News; Marriage License #23191; Ancestry.com Website.
Ira Romer Perry; age 53; born in Huntington, WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; carpenter for
Hampton Institute; living at 3905 Victoria Blvd, Hampton, VA; son of Virgil and Ida (Adkins) Perry;
married on 16 Aug 1963 in Hampton, VA; Myrtle Lee Doyle; maiden name, Perkins; age 47;
divorced; this is her 3rd marriage; born at Bradshaw, WV; unemployed; living at 3807 Huntington
Ave, Newport News, VA; daughter of Charlie Milburn and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roderfield (sic, Iaeger Memorial) Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co,
WV; submitted by Piper; submitted by 15 Feb 2014.
"Myrtle Buchanan Doyle Summerlin
"October 07, 2007
"NEWPORT NEWS — Myrtle Buchanan Doyle Summerlin of Newport News died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007, at Sentara CarePlex.
"Born Sept. 16, 1916, in Jolo, W.Va., she was the daughter of Charles M. Perkins and Julia Van Dyke Perkins. She had been a resident of the Peninsula for 40 years.

"Ms. Summerlin was the manager of the Betty Lewis Bread Box and Yoder's Dairy store on Todds Lane for a number of years. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

"Ms. Summerlin was predeceased by two sons, Richard L. Buchanan of Hampton, and Earl E. Buchanan of Maryland. She is survived by one sister, Rachael Day of Jolo, W.Va.; one son, John S. Doyle Jr. of Newport News; eight grandchildren, Earl E. Buchanan of Northeast, Md., Richard L. Buchanan of Elkton, Md., Charlotte Bellere of Newington, Conn., Sherry Buchanan of Northeast, Md., Robert M. Buchanan of South Riding, Jeffrey L. Buchanan of Danville, John S. Doyle III of Williamsburg, and Katherine Doyle of Hampton; 10 great-grandchildren and one great- great-grandchild.

"A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. today at the community room at Berkeley Village..."


Gary Babcock

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Lorene Jewel Hull

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Robert Fulton Worley Family"; Article; Page 258; submitted by Shelvie J. Nickles;
5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Joel Keene

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Tivis and Cosby Hicks"; Article; Page 198; submitted by Phyllis Coburn Griffith,
Box 12, Bradway Subdivision, Princeton, WV 24740.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 103; WV Archives Website.
Joel Keene; age 23; born in Floyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of George and
Martha; married on 30 Sep 1933 at Caretta, WV; Madeline Hicks; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Caretta, WV; daughter of Trvis and Causby.


Madeline Frone Hicks

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Suzanna; taken on 17 Jan 1920; Page 29A;
Family #143/149.
Listed as Madeline Hicks; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Tavis Hicks.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Tivis and Cosby Hicks"; Article; Page 198; submitted by Phyllis Coburn Griffith,
Box 12, Bradway Subdivision, Princeton, WV 24740.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 103; WV Archives Website.
Joel Keene; age 23; born in Floyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of George and
Martha; married on 30 Sep 1933 at Caretta, WV; Madeline Hicks; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Caretta, WV; daughter of Trvis and Causby.


Orlie C. Brammer

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Tivis and Cosby Hicks"; Article; Page 198; submitted by Phyllis Coburn Griffith,
Box 12, Bradway Subdivision, Princeton, WV 24740.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 29; WV Archives Website.
Orley C. Brammer; age 20; born in Raleigh Co, WV; single; driver for store; living at Caretta, WV; son of
E.C. and V.S.; married on 1 Jun 1929 in Welch, WV; Maggie Hicks; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Trvis and Causby.


Maggie Hicks

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Suzanna; taken on 17 Jan 1920; Page 29A;
Family #143/149.
Listed as Maggie Hicks; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Tavis Hicks.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Tivis and Cosby Hicks"; Article; Page 198; submitted by Phyllis Coburn Griffith,
Box 12, Bradway Subdivision, Princeton, WV 24740.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 29; WV Archives Website.
Orley C. Brammer; age 20; born in Raleigh Co, WV; single; driver for store; living at Caretta, WV; son of
E.C. and V.S.; married on 1 Jun 1929 in Welch, WV; Maggie Hicks; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Trvis and Causby.