McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Gene Bert Johnson

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 372; WV Archives Web Site.
Gene Johnson; age 24; born in Herndon, WV; single; living at Amigo, WV; son of Henry and Ennis
Johnson; married on 9 May 1953 at Stephenson, WV; Charlotte Lee Meadows; age 19; born in
Otsego, WV; single; living in Stephenson, WV; daughter of J.W. and Cora Lee Meadows.
2. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Gene Bert Johnson, 89, of Amigo, passed away on Friday, August 10, 2018 in a Beckley hospital.

"Born February 1, 1929 at Herndon, he was the son of the late Henry and Annis (Norman) Johnson.

"Gene was a member of UMWA with 36 years of service having last worked for Maben Energy and was a U.S. Navy Veteran. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. In his leisure he enjoyed gardening, working with flowers, and was a well-known turkey hunter.

"In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by his son-in-law, Jack Bradford; four brothers, Buster, Paul, Walter, and Bobby Johnson; and four sisters, Idabelle McKinney, Ollie McKinney, Charlotte Graham, and Mary Fizer.

"Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 65 years, Charlotte Lee Johnson of Amigo; two daughters, Tammy Holdren and husband, Bill of Pax and Missy Bradford of Allen Juntion; two sons, Richard Johnson of Amigo and Mason Scott Johnson and wife, Angie of Mullens; three granddaughters, Sarah Miller and husband, Chad of Camp Creek, Leah Holdren of Raleigh, NC, and Kyndl Johnson of Mullens; and three grandsons, Chandler Johnson of Mullens, Conner Bradford of Allen Junction, and Broc Johnson of Mullens.

"Services will be 12 Noon, Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel, Mullens with Rev. Curtis England officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley...."

Friends may call one hour prior to services Wednesday at the funeral home.

Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Wyoming County Honor Guard.


Charlotte Lee Meadows

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 372; WV Archives Web Site.
Gene Johnson; age 24; born in Herndon, WV; single; living at Amigo, WV; son of Henry and Ennis
Johnson; married on 9 May 1953 at Stephenson, WV; Charlotte Lee Meadows; age 19; born in
Otsego, WV; single; living in Stephenson, WV; daughter of J.W. and Cora Lee Meadows.


Marvin McGuire

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 237A; Image
27 of 33; Family #219/223.
Listed as Marvin McGuire; age 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, George
McGuire.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-58; taken on 29 Jun 1940; Page
1125A; Image 11 of 60; Houehold #85.
Listed as Marvin McGuire; age 10; born in WV; no education; lived in McDowell Co,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Myrtle Bailey McGuire.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 105; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin McGuire; age 27; born and living in Panther, WV; single; married on 25 Aug 1956 at Panther,
WV; Glenace Blankinship; age 16; born and living at Panther, WV; single; with consent of John and
bertha Blankenship, parents of Glenace Blankenship.


Glenace Blankenship

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 105; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin McGuire; age 27; born and living in Panther, WV; single; married on 25 Aug 1956 at Panther,
WV; Glenace Blankinship; age 16; born and living at Panther, WV; single; with consent of John and
bertha Blankenship, parents of Glenace Blankenship.


Elmer Lawrence Dunlap Sr

1. Fayette Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1957); Page 45; Line #18; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer Dunlap; age 22; born in Marting, (WV); single; miner; living at Cannelton, (WV); son of Earl
and Thella (sp?); married on 8 Jun 1957 at Fayetteville, WV; Delca Anderson; age 16; born and
lving in Gauley Bridge, (WV); single; daughter of Edward and Ruby.


Delca Zetta Anderson

1. Fayette Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1957); Page 45; Line #18; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer Dunlap; age 22; born in Marting, (WV); single; miner; living at Cannelton, (WV); son of Earl
and Thella (sp?); married on 8 Jun 1957 at Fayetteville, WV; Delca Anderson; age 16; born and
lving in Gauley Bridge, (WV); single; daughter of Edward and Ruby.


George Alexander Dunlap

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"George Alexander Dunlap, 47, of Jesse, WV passed away on Sunday August 5, 2018 at his home. He was
born on October 22, 1970 in Beckley, WV a son of Elmer Lawrence Dunlap, Sr. and the late Delca Zetta
Anderson. George worked for a few years at the House of Wonder. In addition to his father survivors
include two sisters Donna (Bill) Belcher of Kermit and Sandra Dunlap Hawks of Pineville; two brothers
Elmer L. (Teresa) Dunlap, Jr. of Falls Mill, VA and Charles (JoAnn) Dunlap of Glen Daniel; special friends
Timmy Clay, Charles Daugherty, Raymond Bailey, Kathy Hatfield, Gary Hatfield, Donna Fraley, Kelli Hite,
Eunice Stacy and Debbie Stacy; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held
at 1PM on Wednesday August 8th in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco with Pastor Butch
White and Pastor Leroy Lester officiating. He will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV.
Friends may gather with the family from 11AM until time of services on Wednesday August 8th at the
funeral home. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family is being served by the Stafford Family
Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."


Sherwood Ernest Perry

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 123; WV Archives Web Site.
Sherwood Ernest Perry; age 25; born in Davin, WV; single; living at Clearfork, WV; son of Hays and
Inez Perry; married on 2 Aug 1952 at Sun Hill, WV; Edra Gay Morgan; age 18; born and living at
Clearfork, WV; daughter of Dotson and Martha Morgan.


Edra Gay Morgan

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 123; WV Archives Web Site.
Sherwood Ernest Perry; age 25; born in Davin, WV; single; living at Clearfork, WV; son of Hays and
Inez Perry; married on 2 Aug 1952 at Sun Hill, WV; Edra Gay Morgan; age 18; born and living at
Clearfork, WV; daughter of Dotson and Martha Morgan.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Edra Gay Morgan Perry, 84, of Sunhill, WV went to be with the Lord on Tuesday August 7, 2018 at Bowers
Hospice House, Beckley, WV following a long illness. She was born on April 9, 1934 in Elk Lick, WV a
daughter of the late Elmer Dotson and Martha Toler Morgan . In addition to her parents she is preceded in
death by her husband of 58 years Sherwood Ernest Perry; a brother David Morgan; and two sister-in-laws
Doris Sue Morgan and Kathleen Morgan. Edra was a devoted Christian who loved the Lord and was a loving
wife and mother. Those left to cherish her memory are a daughter Dianna Lynn Hall of Sunhill; five
grandchildren SSG Major Nathan Hall and his wife Priscilla of Grovetown, GA, Lauren Hall and companion
Freddie West of Crouch's Farm, Lucas Minor and wife Pamela of Sunhill, Amber Minor of Sunhill and Jaiden
Hall of Sunhill; four great grandchildren; a brother Chester Morgan of Sunhill; and a host of other loving
family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1PM on Saturday April 11th in the Chapel of Stafford
Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Allen Blankenship officiating. She will be laid to rest in Morgan
Family Cemetery, Sunhill, WV...."


Sabrina Ann Blankenship

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Sabrina Ann Blankenship Gruno, 34, of Moorefield, WV passed away on Tuesday July 24, 2018 at her home.
She was born on September 21, 1983 in Mullens, WV a daughter of Michelle Lynn Workman Justus of
Beckley and the late Oliver Blankenship. In addition to her father she is preceded in death by a brother
Bucky Ryan Blankenship. In addition to her mother survivors include a son Connor Gruno; and a host of
other loving family and friends. Graveside services will be held at 1PM on Wednesday August 15th at the
Blankenship Family Cemetery, Ravencliff, WV with Rev. Ernest Francis, Jr. officiating. ..."


Lee Roy Stanley

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Lee R Stanley
Residence Date 01 Nov 2001-25 Mar 2008
Residence Place Mullens, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 20 May 1942
Address Mullens, West Virginia 25882
Address Date 01 Nov 2001-25 Mar 2008
Possible Relatives Bryan C Stanley, Christy Stanley, Karen L Stanley
Record Number 370810119"


Karen Loraine Cox

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Karen Loraine Cox Stanley, 67, of Mullens, WV passed away on Friday August 10, 2018 at Ruby Memorial
Hospital, Morgantown, WV. She was born on August 29, 1950 in Glendale, WV a daughter of the late Glen
and Evelyn Hannah Cox. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a brother Bob Cox. Survivors
include her loving husband of 46 years Lee Roy Stanley; a daughter Tracey Lynn (Eddie) Elkins of SC; a son
Bryan (Christy) Stanley of Pineville; a sister Mary (John) Stanley of CA; five grandchildren Brittany Marks,
Derrick Elkins, Austin Stanley, Hunter Stanley and Braxton Stanley; a great grandchild due to be born this
month; and a host of other loving family and friends. In keeping with her wishes she will be cremated and a
memorial service will be held at a later date. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral
Home, Lynco, WV."


Stephen R. Walker Sr

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
" Stephen R. Walker, Sr., 64, of Twin Branch departed this life and went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 3, 2018 at sunset in Charleston Area Medical Center/ surrounded by his family.
"Born November 1, 1953 in Welch, he was the son of Janet Walker of Twin Branch, and the late Marvin Walker. He was of the Pentecostal faith and served as Pastor of the Twin Branch Pentecostal Trinity Assembly Church for 34 years. He was the principal of Twin Branch Pentecostal Christian Academy for 31 years.
"He served in the U.S. Army from 1971 through 1974. He was a coal miner and a UMWA representative for U.S. Steel number 50 mines at Pinnacle, WV for 10 years.
"He was preceded in death by his father, Marvin Walker; nephew, Justin D. Peake; and grandparents, Vanbeuran and Pearl Walker and Bernard and Mildred Mills.
"Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of almost 46 years, Regina Prevento Walker; sons, Stephen R. Walker, Jr. and wife Regina of Capels, and Andrew M. Walker and wife Robin of Marytown; daughter, Patricia K. Adkins and husband Harley of Pineville; 8 grandchildren, Tyler, Caleb, Emilee, Megan, Morgan, Maddox, Haley and Austin; a sister, Katherine Peake and husband Ronald (Rocky) Peake; five brothers, Marvin L. Walker and wife Sandy of Welch, Johnny Walker and wife Linda of Twin Branch, Terry Walker of Twin Branch, sister-in-law Marlene Walker of Davy, Jackie Walker and wife Letisha (Tish) of Twin Branch, Jerry Walker and wife Alice (Ninky) of Davy; and a host of family and friends.
"Most of his life was dedicated to preaching God’s word and serving those in his church and community, and all those he met along the way.
"“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that day and not only to me but also to all who have loved his appearing.”
"Funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, Aug. 9, at 12:30 p.m. at the Twin Branch Pentecostal Trinity Assembly Church with the Revs. Melissa Craft and Gene Ball officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Bluewell where military graveside rites will be conducted by VFW Post 1144 of Iaeger...."