McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Vilot Luetta Burks

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; "Todd McCoy Miller" Article;
Page 205; submitted by Venellia Miller Perry, Rt 1, Box 508, Bluefield, WV 24701.


Earl Pendleton Doss

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 157; WV Archives Website.
Earl Pendelton Doss; age 26; born in Kimball, WV; divorced; living at Maitland, WV; married on 20
Dec 1957 at Welch, WV; Norma Jean Sigmon; age 23; born and living in Kimball, WV; single..


Norma Jean Sigmon

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 157; WV Archives Website.
Earl Pendelton Doss; age 26; born in Kimball, WV; divorced; living at Maitland, WV; married on 20
Dec 1957 at Welch, WV; Norma Jean Sigmon; age 23; born and living in Kimball, WV; single..
2. "The Welch News"; Welch, WV; 4 Jan 2021; On-Line Version.
"Norma Jean Sigmon Doss, 86, of Carswell in Kimball, W.V. passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020 at the Glenwood Park Retirement Village. She was born on August 30, 1934 in Carswell. She was the daughter of the late Everett and Lettie (Snow) Sigmon. She has been a life long resident of Carswell. She was graduate of Welch High School. She was a homemaker. Jean was a caring, loving and kind person, and she enjoyed all of her family and friends.

"She was a member of the Church of Ladder Day Saints in Welch for over 71 years.

"Jean was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Earl P. Doss, a sister Hazel Irene Anderson, a brother James Kenneth Sigmon, and brother-in-law Pete Anderson.

"She is survived by her son Mark D. (wife Sherry) Doss of Thorpe, two brothers, Everett (wife Connie) Sigmon of Carswell, Leland (wife Betty) Sigmon of Roanoke, Va. and one sister Carol (husband Bob) Wilson of Richmond, Va. Three sister-in-laws Brenda Sigmon of Princeton, W.V., Dorothy Carter and Jackie Calvary of Princeton, W.V. A special niece Kathy Forrest of Welch, W.V. She has three grandchildren, Mark David Doss, Jr (wife Lindsey) Kevin Doss, and Brittany Doss Drake (husband Daniel).

"She has 5 great-grandchildren: Brian, Savannah, Braylon, Landon and Ellie.

"Funeral services for Norma Jean Doss will be conducted on Wednesday, December 30th 2020 from 12 to 1:00 p.m. The funeral will be held at the Roselawn Memorial Garden Chapel in Princeton with Branch President Ed Laxton officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the services.

"Services will be held in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines. Mask are to be worn by all attending and social distancing is to be practiced with no more than 25 people in attendance.

"Pallbearers are: David and Kevin Doss, Daniel Drake, Bobby Rose, Jr., Jim Castle and John Castle.

"Roselawn Funeral Home in Princeton, W.V. will be serving the Doss Family."


William Wilkerson Peery

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 25 Sep 1850, Page 305A, Family #1230.
Listed as William Peery, age 9, born in VA, in household of father, William Peery.
2. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, Baptist Valley PO, taken on 31 Jul & 1 Aug 1850,
Page 847, Family #1087.
Listed as Wilkerson Peery, age 19, born in VA, in household of father, William Peery.
3. Tazewell Co, VA; Death Certificate #15159; Ancestry.com Website.
William Peery; age 75 yrs, 4 mons, 13 days; born 15 Feb 1840 in Tazewell Co, VA; married; farmer;
son of William and Elizabeth (Criswold, sic Creswell) Peery; died 28 Jun 1915 in Jeffersonville
District, Tazewell Co, VA; due to "hemorrhage into brain"; buried 30 Jun 1915; at residence in
Tazewell, VA.


Margaret Elizabeth Wilburn

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Stephanie Myers; 28 Apr 2020.
" Margaret Elizabeth Wilburn Peery
Birth 15 Apr 1842
Hancock County, Tennessee, USA
Death 14 Jan 1915 (aged 72)
Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Peery Family Cemetery - Plum Creek
Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 209579079"


Robert Spencer

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; "Charles Edward and Mary
Katherine S. Mosko"; Article; Page 209; submitted by Mary K. Mosko, Welch, WV 24801.


Virginia Bruce Scott

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; "Charles Edward and Mary
Katherine S. Mosko"; Article; Page 209; submitted by Mary K. Mosko, Welch, WV 24801.


Willis Parsons

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; "Irene Smith Parsons" Article;
Page 216; submitted by Walma Collins, 108 Peach Orchard Lane, Winchester, VA 22602.
2. Greenbrier Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1914); Page 210; Line #7; WV Archives Website.
Wilis Parsons; age 32; born in Carter Co, KY; living in Greenbrier Co, WV; married on 8 Jul 1914 in
Greenbrier Co, WV; Irene Smith; age 21; born in Fayette Co, WV; living in Greenbrier Co, WV
3. 1920 Census, Madison Co, NC; Hot Springs Township; taken 2 Jan 1920; Page 143A; Image 19 of
36; Family #190/190.
Listed as Willis Parsons; age 38; born in TX; married; saw mill foreman; head of household.


Irene "Lillian" Smith

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; "Irene Smith Parsons" Article;
Page 216; submitted by Walma Collins, 108 Peach Orchard Lane, Winchester, VA 22602.
2. Greenbrier Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1914); Page 210; Line #7; WV Archives Website.
Wilis Parsons; age 32; born in Carter Co, KY; living in Greenbrier Co, WV; married on 8 Jul 1914 in
Greenbrier Co, WV; Irene Smith; age 21; born in Fayette Co, WV; living in Greenbrier Co, WV
3. 1920 Census, Madison Co, NC; Hot Springs Township; taken 2 Jan 1920; Page 143A; Image 19 of
36; Family #190/190.
Listed as Irene Parsons; age 25; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Willis Parsons.


Robert Sizemore

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 334; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Sizemore; age 26; born at Mohegan, WV; single; living at Twin Branch, WV; married on 7 Jul 1951
at Welch, WV; Hazel Shelton; age 24; born and living at Davy, WV; single.


Hazel Shelton

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 83B; Image 24 of 26;
Family #106/117.
Listed as Hazel Shelton; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, James Shelton.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; Baileysville; E.D. 55-1; taken on 19 Apr 1940; Page 6A
Image 13 of 49; Household #63.
Listed as Hazel Shelton; age 13; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in Wyoming Co,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James Shelton.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 334; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Sizemore; age 26; born at Mohegan, WV; single; living at Twin Branch, WV; married on 7 Jul 1951
at Welch, WV; Hazel Shelton; age 24; born and living at Davy, WV; single.
4, Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License; 83-034199; Ancestry.com Web Site.
David Ray Sizemore; age 51; born 21 Sep 1931 in WV; divorced; this was his second marriage; 12th grade
education; living at Davy, WV; son of Robert Harrison and Lula Elizabeth (Taylor) Sizemore; married on 14
Jul 1983 in Tazewell, VA; Hazel Sizemore; age 56; born 16 Apr 1927 in WV; widow; this was her second
marriage; 9th grade education; living at Box 550, Davy, WV; daughter of James Jim and Bessie (Fannin)
Shelton.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Dec 2013.
Hazel Sizemore; born 16 Apr 1927; died 30 Sep 1998; buried here; headstone photo shown; "MOTHER".


Blanche Colleen Jordan

1. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Blanche Colleen Jordan
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 23
Birth Date: 4 Sep 1963
Marriage Registration Place: Russell, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 31 Oct 1986
Marriage Place: Lebanon, Virginia, USA
Father: Frederick Jordan
Mother: Bertha Costales
Spouse: Charles Anthony Sisk
Certificate Number: 1986055149"


Clayburn Augustus Peery

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; "James William and Georgia
Ethel Hinkle Peery"; Article; Page 220; submitted by Harold and Helen Peery, War, WV 24892.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Virginia Gal; 27 May 2013.
" Clayburn Augustus Peery
Birth 16 Dec 1870
Death 16 Sep 1950 (aged 79)
Burial
Maplewood Cemetery
Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 111293875"


Minervia Verna Yost

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; "James William and Georgia
Ethel Hinkle Peery"; Article; Page 220; submitted by Harold and Helen Peery, War, WV 24892.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Virginia Gal; 27 May 2013; maintained by Find a Grave.
" Minerva Verna Yost Peery
Birth 7 May 1873
Death 10 Aug 1961 (aged 88)
Burial
Yost Family Cemetery
Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 111293826"


Marvin Harry Peery

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; "James William and Georgia
Ethel Hinkle Peery"; Article; Page 220; submitted by Harold and Helen Peery, War, WV 24892.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #666; WV Archives Website.
Marvin Peery; age 19 yrs, 4 mons, 15 days; born 4 Sep 1918 in Cedar Bluff, VA; single; living in
Tazewell Co, VA; son of C.A. and Minerva (Yost) Peery; died 19 Jan 1938 in Stevens Clinic, Welch,
WV; from osteomyelitis of femur; buried 21 Jan 1938 in Baptist Valley, VA; informant, J.W. Peery, War,
WV.


Lewis Henry Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Caertificate #7968; WV Archives Web Site.
Lewis Henry Smith; age 68 yrs, 1 mon, 12 days; born 16 May 1863 in Morgan Co, KY;
widowed; farmer; son of Henry and Polly (Doulin) Smith; died 28 Jun 1931 at Iaeger, WV;
due to accidental drowning; buried 30 Jun 1931 in Roderfield, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 1 Oct 2014.
Lewis Henry Smith; born 11 Jul 1857 (sic, 16 May 1863); in Morgan Co, KY; died 28 Jun 1931 in Iaeger
McDowell Co, WV; buried here; no grave marker photo shown,


Julie

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Lige Cantrell Cemetery, Ophir, Morgan Co, KY; submitted by
Greg Adkins; 11 Jul 2008.
Julie Smith; born 25 Dec 1861 in KY; died 8 Feb 1929 in KY; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"Julie wife of L.H. Smith".