McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Robert Lee Johnson

1.1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as Robert Johnson; age 16; born in WV; single; 5th grade education; not attending school;
lived in Mercer Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; new worker; in household of father, Otha L. Johnson.
2. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robert Lee Johnston
Race: White
Age: 19
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Premier, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 10 Dec 1923
Residence Place: Pocahontas, Tazewell, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 1942
Employer: Pocahontas Fuel Company Inc
Weight: 132
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Gray
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 5
Next of Kin: Eugenia Johnston
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Robert Lee Johnston Self (Head)"
3. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #27201; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Johnson; age 20; born in Premier, WV; single; no previous marriage; defense worker for
Hercules; living at Pocahontas, VA; son of Otha and Eugenia (Hale) Johnson; married on 20 Nov
1944 in Tazewell, VA; Jean Robinette; age 16; born in McComas, WV; single; no previous marriage;
living in Pocahontas, VA; daughter of J.J. and Dove (Parker) Robinette.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robert Lee Johnston
[Robert L Johnston]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 10 Dec 1923
Birth Place: Premier Mcdo, West Virginia
[Premier, West Virginia]
Death Date: 10 Apr 2000
Father: Othe L Johnston
Mother: Lillie E Hak
SSN: 231148073
Notes: Mar 1940: Name listed as ROBERT LEE JOHNSTON;
13 Apr 2000: Name listed as ROBERT L JOHNSTON"
5. U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robert Lee Johnston
Service Info.: PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR II
Birth Date: 10 Dec 1923
Death Date: 10 Apr 2000
Cemetery: Woodlawn Memorial Park
Cemetery Address: Bluewell WV Bluefield, WV 24701"


Jean Robinette

1 Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #27201; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Johnson; age 20; born in Premier, WV; single; no previous marriage; defense worker for
Hercules; living at Pocahontas, VA; son of Otha and Eugenia (Hale) Johnson; married on 20 Nov
1944 in Tazewell, VA; Jean Robinette; age 16; born in McComas, WV; single; no previous marriage;
living in Pocahontas, VA; daughter of J.J. and Dove (Parker) Robinette.


Raymond C Malone

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Daisey; 7 Aug 2015.
" Raymond C. Malone
Birth 1906
USA
Death 1984 (aged 77–78)
USA
Burial
Mountain Valley Memorial Park
Big Rock, Buchanan County, Virginia, USA "


Beulah Jane Smith

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Daisey; 7 Aug 2015.
" Beulah S. Malone
Birth 1908
USA
Death 1975 (aged 66–67)
USA
Burial
Mountain Valley Memorial Park
Big Rock, Buchanan County, Virginia, USA "


Otha Lee Johnson

1. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as O. Lee Johnson; age 43; born in NC; married; 2nd grade education; lived in Mercer Co,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Lillie Eugenia Hale

1. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as Eugenia Johnson; age 38; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in Mercer Co,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Otha L. Johnson.


Eula Mae Johnson

1.1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as Eula Mae Johnson; age 21; born in NC; single; 4yrs HS; education; lived in Mercer Co,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Otha L. Johnson.


Lucille Johnson

1.1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as Lucille Johnson; age 13; born in WV; single; 6th grade education; attending school;
lived in Mercer Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Otha L. Johnson.


Carl Johnson

1.1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as Carl Johnson; age 11; born in OH; single; 3rd grade education; attending school;
lived in Mercer Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Otha L. Johnson.


Margaret Johnson

1.1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as Margaret Johnson; age 7; born in WV; single; 1st grade education; attending school;
lived in Mercer Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Otha L. Johnson.


Shirley Johnson

1.1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Wolfe; E.D. 28-53; taken 23 May 1940; Page 890B;
Image 30 of 50; Household #299.
Listed as Shirley Johnson; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Otha L. Johnson.


Freeland Gibson

1. 1940 Census Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; E.D. 30-20; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 384A; Image 9 of
44; Household #69.
Listed as Freeland Gibson; age 25; born in WV; married; no education; lived in Mingo Co, WV on 1
Apr 1935; new worker; head of household.


Ruth Cantrell

1. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliffe; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page 112A; Image
5 of 29; Family #49/50.
Listed as Ruth Cantrell; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, George Cantrell.
2. 1940 Census Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; E.D. 30-20; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 384A; Image 9 of
44; Household #69.
Listed as Ruth Gibson; age 21; born in WV; married; 1st grade education; lived in Mingo Co, WV on 1
Apr 1935; in household of husband, Freeland Gibson.


Polly Erma Gibson

1. 1940 Census Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; E.D. 30-20; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 384A; Image 9 of
44; Household #69.
Listed as Polly Erma Gibson; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Freeland Gibson.


Willie Gibson

1. 1940 Census Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; E.D. 30-20; taken 15 Apr 1940; Page 384A; Image 9 of
44; Household #69.
Listed as Willie Gibson; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Freeland Gibson.


Willis Justice

1. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Willis Justus
Birth Date: 12 Sep 1939
Phone Number: 938-3021
Address: PO Box 198, Panther, WV, 24872-0198 (1987)"
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Willis Justus, 79, of Panther, WV, passed away Monday, December 10, 2018, in Welch Community Hospital, Welch, WV.

'Willis was born September 12, 1939 in Hurley, VA, a son of the late Hillard and Nora Justus and was a retired coal miner.

"In addition to his parents Willis was preceded in death by a daughter, Crystal Davis; one sister, Edna Rasnake; and one brother, Johnny Justus, good friends, Joe Berry Blankenship and Danny Mills.

"Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Mildred Ann Justus of the home; one daughter, Judy Reid and husband Gary of Springfield, MO; one son Johnny Ray Justus of Panther, WV; three grandchildren, Dyamond Stacy and husband Brandon of Bradshaw, WV, Jason Bailey and wife Brittany of Springfield, MO and Dwayne Bailey and wife Cynthia of Panther, WV; three sisters, Ruth Rasnake, Nargia Riffe and husband Odell, and Nora Lester all of Panther, WV; four brothers, Buster Justus and wife Teresa and Conley Justus all of Panther, WV, Stewart Justus and wife Geneva of Guesses Fork, VA, and Estil Justus and wife Susan of Welch, WV; and a good friend, Odell Riffe of Panther, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Friday, December 14, 2018, at 12 noon with Elder Fred Bailey, Elder Lacy Justice, Elder Zeb Justice, Elder Roy Lester and Elder Arthur Short officiating at the Little Zion Old Regular Baptist Church at Greenbrier near Panther, WV. Burial will follow in the Hillard Justus Cemetery at Guesses Fork near Hurley, VA...."


Max Ronald Malone

2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #71 007583; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Max Ronald Malone; age 35; born 5 May 1935 in KY; divorced; this is his 3rd marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at Box 61, Harman, VA; son of Raymond C. and Beaulah Jane (Smith) Malone;
married on 6 Mar 1971 at Harman, VA; Betty June Hall; maiden name Honaker; age 36; born 27
Aug 1934 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at Box 182, Harman,
VA; daughter of Vernie Pete and Mary Beth (Marrs) Honaker.


Betty June Honaker

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #__8978; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joseph Sherrill Hall; age 26; born in Burke Co, NC; single; no previous marriage; painter; living at
2701 Kensington Ave, Richmond, VA; son of Fred Cameron and Mattie Louise (Burnette) Hall;
married on 6 Apr 1954 in Buchanan Co, VA; Betty June Honaker; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; no previous marriage; clerk for Southern Bank and Trust Co, living in Harman, Buchanan Co,
VA; daughter of Vernie P. and Mary (Marrs) Honaker.
2. Richmond, VA; Divorce Decree #2493; 2 May 1962; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Betty June Honaker Hall; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; key punch operator; living in Richmond,
VA; was granted a divorce from Joseph Sherrill Hall; age 34; born in Burke Co, NC; living in
Richmond, VA on 2 May 1962 for deseration; married took place on 6 Apr 1954 in Grundy, VA; three
minor children; seperated 4 Apr 1961.
3. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #71 007583; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Max Ronald Malone; age 35; born 5 May 1935 in KY; divorced; this is his 3rd marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at Box 61, Harman, VA; son of Raymond C. and Beaulah Jane (Smith) Malone;
married on 6 Mar 1971 at Harman, VA; Betty June Hall; maiden name Honaker; age 36; born 27
Aug 1934 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at Box 182, Harman,
VA; daughter of Vernie Pete and Mary Beth (Marrs) Honaker.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Betty June Honaker
[Betty Honaker Hall]
[Betty Malone]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 27 Aug 1934
Birth Place: War McDowell, West Virginia
[War, West Virginia]
Death Date: Dec 1977
Father: Vernie P Honaker
Mother: Mary B Marrs
SSN: 227408594
Notes: Mar 1952: Name listed as BETTY JUNE HONAKER;
Dec 1963: Name listed as BETTY HONAKER HALL;
Feb 1973: Name listed as BETTY H MALONE;
04 Jan 1988: Name listed as BETTY MALONE"
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Daisey; 9 Aug 2015.
" Betty Honaker Malone
Birth 27 Jul 1934
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 2 Dec 1977 (aged 43)
USA
Burial
Mountain Valley Memorial Park
Big Rock, Buchanan County, Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"She married, first, Joseph Sherrill Hall, son of Fred Cameron Hall and Louise Barnett (sic, Mattie Louise Burnette), 1954. Divorced 1961. Born 16 Aug 1925. Died 6 Aug 1990. Buried in Florida. She married, second, Max Randall (sic, Ronald) Malone. Born 5 May 1935.

"Honaker Family Assn., 2018"