McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Billy J. Johnson

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #70 002694; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billy J. Johnson; age 18; born 10 Jan 1952 in Iaeger, WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 2 yrs HS
education; living at Box 207, Iaeger, WV; son of Luther and Alice (Justice) Johnson; married on 23 Jan
1970 in lebanon, VA; Shelia Auville; age 16; born 27 Aug 1953 in Iaeger, WV; single; this is her 1st
marriage; 2 yrs HS education; living at Box 207, Wilcoe, WV; daughter of Sam and Elizabeth (Johnson)
Auville.


Shelia Auvil

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #70 002694; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billy J. Johnson; age 18; born 10 Jan 1952 in Iaeger, WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 2 yrs HS
education; living at Box 207, Iaeger, WV; son of Luther and Alice (Justice) Johnson; married on 23 Jan
1970 in lebanon, VA; Shelia Auville; age 16; born 27 Aug 1953 in Iaeger, WV; single; this is her 1st
marriage; 2 yrs HS education; living at Box 207, Wilcoe, WV; daughter of Sam and Elizabeth (Johnson)
Auville.


Larry A. Auvil

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #72 050080; WV Archives Web Site;
Larry A. Auville; age 27; born 24 Jun 1945 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS education;
living at Box 207, Wilcoe, WV; son of David S. and Elizabeth (Johnson) Auville; married on 18 Nov
1972 in lebanon, VA; Mary M. Mullins; age 18; born 14 Jan 1954 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage;
8th grade education; living at General Delivery, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Paul and Maxine (Blevins)
Mullins.


Mary M. Mullins

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #72 050080; WV Archives Web Site;
Larry A. Auville; age 27; born 24 Jun 1945 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS education;
living at Box 207, Wilcoe, WV; son of David S. and Elizabeth (Johnson) Auville; married on 18 Nov
1972 in lebanon, VA; Mary M. Mullins; age 18; born 14 Jan 1954 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage;
8th grade education; living at General Delivery, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Paul and Maxine (Blevins)
Mullins.


Betty L. Auvil

1. Delahanty Funeral Home, LTD.; Loves Park, IL; Posted Obit.
"Betty L. (Auville) Mullins, 82, of Rockford passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019, in SwedishAmerican Hospital, after a hard fight against cancer.

"Born October 9, 1936, in Coon Branch, WV, the daughter of David Samuel and Martha Elizabeth (Johnson) Auville. Betty began a career as a teacher and taught for one year before she married Herbert Mullins. After Herbert’s passing, she married Robert Faist in 2003. Later in life, Betty worked in various roles of childcare, daycare and most recently daycare director. She enjoyed being a part of school plays during her high school years. Betty enjoyed raising a family, was a great mother and loved her children. Betty had a strong determination and constitution to fight and continue her independence. She loved her coffee group; they were upset when Perkins Restaurant closed. Betty continued joining her coffee group up until about a month before her passing. She was an avid reader. Betty saw a photo of her great-granddaughter who was born the same day she passed away. She was a very hospitable person, always welcoming visitors with food, open arms and a place to stay. Betty was known for playing tricks on her brothers. She enjoyed water aerobics and her friends. Member of the Ladies Auxiliary with the Gideons which she was very involved with the group.

"Survivors include her children, Roy (Darlene) Mullins, David (Cherrie Cleveland) Mullins, Steven Mullins, Linda (Tom) Olson and Charles (Kim) Mullins; grandchildren, David (Tiffany), Brittany (Ryan), Brooke (Cory), Crystal, Amy, Killian and Logan; great-grandchildren, Sean, Bode, Brooklyn, Nya and Callie; siblings, Jack Auville, Larry (Mary) Auville, Nancy Belew and Sheila (Billy) Johnson; special friends, Laurie and Anna. Predeceased by husbands Herbert and Robert; brothers, Robert, Doug and Richard; and sister-in-law, Sylvia.

"Service at 6 p.m. Monday, September 16, in Christ United Methodist Church, 4509 Highcrest Road, Rockford, with visitation from 5 p.m. to service time. Burial in Woodland Memorial Park, Bluefield, WV.
(sic, Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluewell, Merecre Co, WV)

"In lieu of flowers, memorials to Christ United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Delehanty Funeral Home, Ltd., 401 River Lane, Loves Park."


Robert G. Hatmaker

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #69 043153; Va Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com
Web Site.
Robert G. Hatmaker; age 22; born 8 Jan 1947 at Coalwood, WV; single; 4 yrs HS education;
living at Coalwood, WV; son of A.N. and Wilma L. (Lawrence) Hatmaker; married on 25 Oct
1969 at Lebanon, VA; Lynda Joyce Wilson; age 22; born 3 Jul 1947 (sic, 30 Jul 1949) at
Maitland, WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; living at Superior, WV; daughter of Garnett and
Glenna Wilson.


Linda Joyce Wilson

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #69 043153; Va Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com
Web Site.
Robert G. Hatmaker; age 22; born 8 Jan 1947 at Coalwood, WV; single; 4 yrs HS education;
living at Coalwood, WV; son of A.N. and Wilma L. (Lawrence) Hatmaker; married on 25 Oct
1969 at Lebanon, VA; Lynda Joyce Wilson; age 22; born 3 Jul 1947 (sic, 30 Jul 1949) at
Maitland, WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; living at Superior, WV; daughter of Garnett and
Glenna Wilson.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell CO, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 22 Dec 2013.
Linda J. Hatmaker; born 30 Jul 1949; died 20 Jan 2012; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Nannie Lou "Nan" Altizer

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Ronnie Mallory; 31 May 2013.
" Nannie Lou Altizer Bandy
Birth 23 Nov 1876
Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Death 21 Nov 1937 (aged 60)
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Bandy Family Cemetery
Baptist Valley, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA "


John "Rannie" Tilley

1. Evans-Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"John “Rannie” Tilley 77, of McGraws went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday January 16, 2018 following a courageous battle with cancer.

Born June 22, 1940 in Ravencliff, he was the son of the Late Willie E. Tilley and Dorothy Sizemore Tilley Tolliver.

John was a veteran of the United States Army where he served during the Vietnam war, after returning home he worked for many years as a coalminer. He was member of the UMWA. In spare time he was a very skilled woodworker, and loved being with friends and family.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his step father David E. “Jack” Tolliver. 2 sisters Phyllis Decker, and Patty K. Puzak, his niece Tara Hedrick, 3 nephews Timothy Brown, Mark A. Puzak, and Michael McKinney.

Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife Helga Tilley, His daughters Monica Tilley and her husband Danny Dowbridge of Clover S.C. Stephanie Biggs and her husband Jeffery of Monroe N.C. Grandson’s Joshua Biggs, Ethan Biggs, and Zachary Dowbridge. His sisters Margie McKinney, Shelby Paine and her husband Harold, and Rose Hedrick, his brothers Willie Tilley, and David Mathew Tolliver and wife Mandy. Very special friends Roy Blankenship, Patricia King, his nephew John Brown, his cousins Ron Tolliver, Ted Trump, and David Bower. His faithful dog Emmy, and a host of nieces, nephews, and countless friends"


Helga Poplow

1. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Our beloved Mom went to her paradise with the Lord on January 4th, 2019 after a long illness.

"Born in Blankensee, Germany the daughter of the late Rudolph Pöplow & Emelia Pöplow. She was a long-time resident of McGraws, WV. She recently moved to Lake Wylie, SC to be near her daughters and family.

"She held a BA degree in Business Administration and worked as a computer key punch programmer and operator for the National Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC. She has worked at various jobs throughout her lifetime. She was active with the Girl Scouts, the VFW and many church and community projects in her life. She was a lifetime learner, taking college classes to learn new things. And she was an avid reader. She was also an incredible gardener and an amazing cook.

"She is preceded in death by her parents and loving husband John R. Tilley, her brother in law Franz Koziara, Parents-in-law Dorothy and Jack Tolliver, sisters-in-law Phyllis Decker, Patty Puzak.

"She is survived by her daughters Monica K. Tilley and husband Dan Dowbridge of Clover, SC. Stephanie L. Biggs and husband Jeff of Indian Trail, NC. Grandsons, Joshua Biggs and fiancé Vanessa Garcia of Clark, NJ, Zachary Dowbridge of Clover, SC and Ethan Biggs of Indian Trail, NC. Her sister Monika Koziara of Mutlangen, Germany. Niece Petra Lengsfeld and Nephew Jens Koziara both of Germany. Sisters-in-Law Shelby Paine and husband Harold, Margie McKinney, Rose Hedrick, Brothers-in-Law Willie Tilley, and Matthew Tolliver and wife Mandy, along with many loved nieces and nephews. And special friends Patricia King, nephew John Brown, Ron Tolliver and Roy Blankenship.

"She is remembered as a wonderful wife & Mother. She had a strong relationship with her savior Jesus Christ. She was a wonderful encourager to everyone and she was extremely generous. She loved being with her family, friends, gardening, talking to people, and she loved her little dog Emmy. She was the life of our family."


Mary Elizabeth Call

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "John James Call" article; Page 175; submitted by Thelma Jane Call, 5767 Ridge
View Drive, Alexandria, VA 22310.