McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Timothy A. Flaime

1. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Timothy A Flaim
Birth Date: 18 Apr 1960
Address: Keyes Ave
Residence Place: Corinne, West Virginia, USA
Zip Code: 25826"


Eric Anthony Addair

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Eric Anthony Addair, 45, of Caretta passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at his residence. Born September 3, 1975 in Welch he was the son of Robert Anthony Addair of Pineville and Linda Mae King Collins of Caretta.

"Eric was a former bus driver for the McDowell County Board of Education, and was of the Baptist faith.

"In addition to his mother and father those left to cherish his memory are his wife Frankie Owens Addair of Berwind; a sister Shelia Marie Addair of Caretta and her fiancé Paul Hicks of Bishop, VA; a step-daughter Deanna Hagerman of War; a half brother Anson Edward Addair of Pineville; mother-in-law Debra Mason of Caretta; and four brothers-in-law and three sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews.

"In keeping with his wishes he has been cremated, and his family will honor him at a later date.

"The Douglas Mortuary in Welch is assisting the Addair family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.douglasmortuary.com"


Carl Craft Thorn

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 350; WV Archives Web Site.
Carl Craft Thorn; age 23; born in Arista, WV; single; living at New Richmond, WV; son of Grover and
Vernie C. (Bailey) Thorn; married on 25 Sep 1948 in Mullens, WV; Rebecca Fern Blankenship; age
16; born in Pineville, WV; single; living in New Richmond, VA; daughter of Henry and Ennis (Halsey)
Blankenship.


Rebecca Fern Blankenship

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 350; WV Archives Web Site.
Carl Craft Thorn; age 23; born in Arista, WV; single; living at New Richmond, WV; son of Grover and
Vernie C. (Bailey) Thorn; married on 25 Sep 1948 in Mullens, WV; Rebecca Fern Blankenship; age
16; born in Pineville, WV; single; living in New Richmond, VA; daughter of Henry and Ennis (Halsey)
Blankenship.


Marvin Craft Thorn

1. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Marvin Craft Thorn, 69, of New Richmond, was called home on Sunday, September 29, 2019 to be reunited with his parents Carl and Rebecca Thorn at Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, New Richmond.

"Born September 7, 1950, at Tralee, he was the son of the late Carl and Rebecca (Blankenship) Thorn.

"Marvin was a former custodian for the Wyoming County Board of Education with 30 plus years of service retiring from Mullens Elementary School. He was a member of the First Church of God, Corinne. In his leisure he enjoyed hunting, fishing, being with his church family, and loved being around children.

"In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his sister, Ruby Thorn; and one brother, David Thorn.

"Those left to cherish his memory include his sister, Diane Vance of Beckley; four brothers, Bobby Thorn and his wife, Kim of North Carolina, Doug Thorn of McGraws, Buddy Thorn and his wife, Barb of Moorefield, and Kenny Thorn and his wife, Brenda of New Richmond; and numerous nieces and nephews.

"Services will be 12 Noon, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel, Mullens with Rev. Evelyn Williamson and Rev. Dalley Maynard officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton...."


Walter Allen Carr MD

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Dr, Walter Allen Carr" article; submitted by Mrs. Christine Carr McGuire; Box 128,
War, WV 24892.


Eva Ward

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Dr, Walter Allen Carr" article; submitted by Mrs. Christine Carr McGuire; Box 128,
War, WV 24892.


Marcie Carr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Off-Spring of W.A. Carr, MD" article; submitted by Mrs. Christine Carr McGuire;
Box 128, War, WV 24892.


John David Carr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Off-Spring of W.A. Carr, MD" article; submitted by Mrs. Christine Carr McGuire;
Box 128, War, WV 24892.


Verner Sparks

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #79-008106; Ancestry.com Website.
Verner Sparks; age 51; born 9 May 1927 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; first marriage
ended 28 Mar 1978; 6th grade education; living at General Delivery, Paynesville, Wv; son of Dave and
Chole (Payne) Sparks; married on 2 Mar 1979 in Grundy, VA; Gladys Elizabeth Sparks; maiden name
Rippeth; age 49; born 25 Feb 1930 in Wv; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; first marriage ended
28 Mar 1978; 7th grade education; living at General Delivery, Paynesville, WV; daughter of Bill
and Rachel (Kennedy) Rippeth.


Gladys Elizabeth Rippeth

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #79-008106; Ancestry.com Website.
Verner Sparks; age 51; born 9 May 1927 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; first marriage
ended 28 Mar 1978; 6th grade education; living at General Delivery, Paynesville, Wv; son of Dave and
Chole (Payne) Sparks; married on 2 Mar 1979 in Grundy, VA; Gladys Elizabeth Sparks; maiden name
Rippeth; age 49; born 25 Feb 1930 in Wv; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; first marriage ended
28 Mar 1978; 7th grade education; living at General Delivery, Paynesville, WV; daughter of Bill
and Rachel (Kennedy) Rippeth.


Herbert Russell Brown

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 18 Apr 1910, Page 236A, Family #4.
Listed as Herbert Brown, age 3, born in WV, in household of father, Ulysses G. Brown.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 197; WV Archives Web Site.
Herbert Russell Brown; age 30; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living in Rhodell, WV; son of Grant
and Earthey Brown; married on 13 Sep 1937 in Mullens, WV; Marion Ellis; age 28; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; divorced; living at Herndon, WV; daughter of Robert and Stella Ellis.


Pinkie Marie Blankenship

1. "The Welch News"; Welch, WV; Monday, 17 Aug 2020; Newspaper Obit.
"Pinkie Marie Robinson, 97, of Richlands, VA, formerly of Raysal, WV; died Saturday, August 15, 2020, at Richfield Community Living, Salem, VA.

"She was born March 12, 1923, in Lex, WV, she was the daughter of the late Mose & Bertha Blankenship.

"She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Lawrence (Shorty) Robinson, and four children: Carl, Anna Sue, Freddy (Ricky), and Brenda. Several brothers and sisters also preceded her in death.

"Pinkie Marie is survived by her son, David Robinson, eight grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; she is also survived by two sisters Grace Holland & Mary Vance; and one brother George (Bobby) Blankenship.

"Visitation will be 7-9 pm on Tuesday, August 18 at Singleton Funeral Service, Cedar Bluff, VA. On Wednesday, August 19, visitation will be 10-11 am; and service at 11 am, followed by burial at Tom Sparks cemetery. In accordance with COVID-19 restrictions, face coverings and social distancing is required.

"The family of Pinkie Marie Robinson is in the care of Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, VA."