McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Patricia Ann Wheeler

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Patricia Ann Smith, age 77, of Welch passed away Wednesday August 7, 2019 at her residence. Born May 28, 1942 in Welch she was the daughter the late George J. and Dorothy Ethleen Jackson Wheeler.

"She was a homemaker who loved crocheting, cooking and the 23rd Psalm.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Smith; one brother, Jack Wheeler; and one sister, Joy Allen.

"She is survived by one daughter, Lori Lee Ellis of the home; two brothers, Chester Wheeler of Virginia and Barney Wheeler of Princeton; three sisters, Zelma O’Neal of Ohio, Agnes Wheeler of North Carolina and a twin sister Phyllis Goode of Pineville; and one granddaughter, Patricia Ellen Ellis of Welch.

"Following the wishes of the deceased the body has been cremated and there will be no visitation. A Private Service will be held at a later date.,,,"


James A. Lawson Sr

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District; taken on 28 Apr 1930; Page 133B;
Family#445.
Listed as James A. Lawson; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James C. Lawson.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 294; WV Archives Web Site.
James A. Lawson; age 21; born in Herndon, WV; single; living at Itmann, WV; son of James C. and
Cloay Lawson; married on 18 Aug 1951 at Mullens, WV; Betty Lawson; age 17; born in Caratta, WV;
single; living at Itmann, WV; daughter of Victor and Syble Lawson.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
James A. Lawson; age 25; born in Herndon, WV; divorced; son of James C. and Chloe Lawson;
married on 17 Sep 1955 at Corinne, WV; Jeanette Whitson; age 16; born in Asco, WV; single;
living at Corinne, WV; daughter of Frank and Dora Whitosn.


Vada Jeanette Whitson

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
James A. Lawson; age 25; born in Herndon, WV; divorced; son of James C. and Chloe Lawson;
married on 17 Sep 1955 at Corinne, WV; Jeanette Whitson; age 16; born in Asco, WV; single;
living at Corinne, WV; daughter of Frank and Dora Whitosn.


Robert Darnell Lawson

1. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Robert Darnell Lawson (Dink) of Corrine was born September 20,1963 and passed on to walk with Jesus on August 7,2018 at CAMC Memorial after struggling for years with his health.

"Left to remember and cherish him are his mother, Vada Jeanette Warf of Corrine, sister Vada June Short and husband Ottie of Spotsylvania, VA., and brother James A. Lawson, Jr. (Pete) and wife Jackie of Charleston, WV. Darnell had several nieces and nephews who enjoyed his fun spirit and loved his companionship growing up.

"There will be no viewing or funeral at Darnell’s request. Darnell will be cremated and a private service for family only will be held August 25th. His ashes will be buried at the Rube Howerton cemetery on Basin mountain.

"Darnell had a love for fishing WV rivers and streams and being nature. Instead of flowers, donations to your favorite animal or nature protection charity would be appreciated...."


John Eugene Hirst

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #79-019723; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Eugene Hirst; age 36; born 24 Jan 1943 in IL; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 1st marriage
ended 22 May 1975; 12th grade education; living at 185 Frederick St, Bristol, Hartford Co, CT; son
of John Barkley and Anna June (Schlieper) Hurst; married on 25 May 1979 in Tazewell Co, VA;
Connie Dale Whitt; age 27; born 18 Apr 1952 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 1st marriage
ended 24 May 1979; 11th grade education; living at same address; daughter of Sidney Harold and
Bessie Iren (Baird) Whitt.


Connie Dale Whitt

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #79-019723; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Eugene Hirst; age 36; born 24 Jan 1943 in IL; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 1st marriage
ended 22 May 1975; 12th grade education; living at 185 Frederick St, Bristol, Hartford Co, CT; son
of John Barkley and Anna June (Schlieper) Hurst; married on 25 May 1979 in Tazewell Co, VA;
Connie Dale Whitt; age 27; born 18 Apr 1952 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 1st marriage
ended 24 May 1979; 11th grade education; living at same address; daughter of Sidney Harold and
Bessie Iren (Baird) Whitt.


Luther A. Green

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 152; WV Archives Website.
Luther A, Greene; age 28; born in Blueridge, GA; single; miner; living at Havaco, WV; son of John and
Maggie; married on 15 Jul 1926 in Superior, WV; Dellie Wilhite; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Ray and Nannie.


Della Wilhite

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken 18 May 1910; Page 5B; Image 10 of 30;
Family #94/94.
Listed as Della Willhite; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Ray Wilhite.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 152; WV Archives Website.
Luther A, Greene; age 28; born in Blueridge, GA; single; miner; living at Havaco, WV; son of John and
Maggie; married on 15 Jul 1926 in Superior, WV; Dellie Wilhite; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Ray and Nannie.

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Mark Wesley Bolen

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #85-049829; WV Archives Web Site.
Mark Wesley Bolen; age 18; born 4 Jul 1967 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 8th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Jenkinjones, WV; son of Jake and Lottie Marie (White) Bolen; married on
6 Sep 1985 in Tazewell, VA; Shirley Joyce Davis; maiden name Davis; age 24; born 19 Mar 1961 in
WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade education; living at General Delivery, Jenkinjones,
WV; daughter of Midge and Mildred (Davis) Presley.


Shirley Joyce Davis

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #85-049829; WV Archives Web Site.
Mark Wesley Bolen; age 18; born 4 Jul 1967 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 8th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Jenkinjones, WV; son of Jake and Lottie Marie (White) Bolen; married on
6 Sep 1985 in Tazewell, VA; Shirley Joyce Davis; maiden name Davis; age 24; born 19 Mar 1961 in
WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 1st married ended 14 Aug 1985; 8th grade education; living
at General Delivery, Jenkinjones, WV; daughter of Midge and Mildred (Davis) Presley.


Annie Della Johnson

1. 1930 Census, Greene Co, AL; Precinct No 3, Tisabee; taken 25 Apr 1930; Page 70A; Image 9 of 36;
Family #87/87.
Listed as Annie Johnson; age 8; born in AL; Negro; in household of grandfather (sic? father?), Matt
Johnson.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 50; WV Archives Web Site.
William C. Griffith; born 4 Jun 1908 in AL; single; colored; living at Yukon, WV; son of John and Irene;
married on 12 Jan 1939 in Yukon, WV; Annie D. Johnson; born 4 Sep 1916 in AL; single; colored;
living at Yukon, WV; daughter of Matt and Addie.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-29; taken 13 May 1940;
Page 59A; Image 57 of 93; Household #593.
Listed as Annie Griffith; age 18; born in AL; married; Negro; 2 yrs HS education;lived in Bolege (sic,
Boligee) Green Co, AL on 1 Apr 1935; lodger in household of Leonard Wade; with husband,
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Annie Della Griffith
[Annie D Jones]
[Annie Donald]
[Annie Della Johnson ]
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 2 Sep 1921
Birth Place: Boligee Gree, Alabama
[Bolisee Gren, Alabama]
Death Date: May 1995
Father: Matt Johnson
Mother: Sarah Johnson
SSN: 384209359
Notes: Oct 1942: Name listed as ANNIE DELLA GRIFFITH;
Sep 1957: Name listed as ANNIE D JONES;
Nov 1967: Name listed as ANNIE DEL DONALD;
17 Jun 1995: Name listed as ANNIE D DONALD"
5. Michigan, Death Index, 1971-1996; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Annie D. Donald
Birth Date: 2 Sep 1921
Death Date: 27 May 1995
Gender: Female
Residence: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
Place of Death: Roseville, Macomb, Michigan"


Martha Lee "Mattie" Johnson

1. 1930 Census, Greene Co, AL; Precinct No 3, Tisabee; taken 25 Apr 1930; Page 70A; Image 9 of 36;
Family #87/87.
Listed as Martha Johnson; age 7; born in AL; Negro; in household of grandfather (sic? father?), Matt
Johnson.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mattie Lee Calloway
[Mattie L Calloway]
[Mattie Lee Johnson]
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 9 Aug 1923
Birth Place: Boligee Gree, Alabama
[E Green, Alabama]
Death Date: 8 Feb 2003
Father: Matt Johnson
Mother: Sarah Hubbard
SSN: 382204220
Notes: Aug 1942: Name listed as MATTIE LEE CALLOWAY;
26 Feb 2003: Name listed as MATTIE L CALLOWAY"