McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Roosevelt Lewis Farley

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 218A, Family #81.
Listed as Lewis R. Farley, age 1, born in WV, in household of father, Joseph W. Farley.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4/5/6 Feb 1920, Page 195A, Family #106.
Listed as Roosevelt Farley, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Joseph W. Farley.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
Roosevelt Farley; age 26; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; son of
Joe Wesley and Sarah M. Farley; married on 9 Jun 1935 at Pineville, WV; Lizzy Buchanan;
age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; daughter of F.K. and Adeline
Buchanan.


Elizabeth Etta "Lizzy" Buchanan

1.1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 157A; Family #18/18.
Listed as Lizzy Buckhannon; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Felix Ken Buchanan.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
Roosevelt Farley; age 26; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; son of
Joe Wesley and Sarah M. Farley; married on 9 Jun 1935 at Pineville, WV; Lizzy Buchanan;
age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; daughter of F.K. and Adeline
Buchanan.


Ralph Vernon Marcum

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 483; WV Archives Web Site.
Ralph Vernon Marcum; age 20; born 6 Dec 1945 in Kopperston, WV; single; living at Oceana,
WV; son of Seaman and Bertha (Shannon) Marcum; married on 21 Aug 1966 at Jesse, WV;
Lana Lou Shadrick; age 17; born 9 May 1949 at Jesse, WV; single; living at Jesse, WV; daughter
of Leroy and Opal (Browning) Shadrick.


Lana Lou Shadrick

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 483; WV Archives Web Site.
Ralph Vernon Marcum; age 20; born 6 Dec 1945 in Kopperston, WV; single; living at Oceana,
WV; son of Seaman and Bertha (Shannon) Marcum; married on 21 Aug 1966 at Jesse, WV;
Lana Lou Shadrick; age 17; born 9 May 1949 at Jesse, WV; single; living at Jesse, WV; daughter
of Leroy and Opal (Browning) Shadrick.


Lucas Eric Marcum

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Lucas Eric Marcum, 37, of Oceana , WV passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Raleigh General
Hospital, Beckley, WV. He was born on October 16, 1979 in Beckley, WV a son of Lana Shadrick Marcum of
Kopper City Bottom and the late Ralph Vernon Marcum. Lucas is a graduate of Oceana High School. He is
preceded in death by his father. In addition to his mother survivors include a daughter Aleah Marcum of
Crouches Farm; a sister Claudia and Wesley Sammons and their children Peyton and Allie Redden of
Lindside; a brother Ralphie Marcum and his son Steven Marcum of Kopper City Bottom; and a host of other
loving family and friends. In keeping with his wishes he will be cremated...."


Benson McKinley Gobel

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 424; WV Archives Web Site.
Benson McKinley Gobel; age 23; born at Panther, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on
3 Jul 1954 at Litwar, WV; Rose Mary Lambert; age 18; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single; with
consent of Bertha nd John Lambert, parents of Rose Mary Lambert.


Rosemary Lambert

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 16 Apr 1940;
Page 1121B; Image 36 of 74; Household #305.
Listed as Rosemary Lambert; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, John Lambert.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 424; WV Archives Web Site.
Benson McKinley Gobel; age 23; born at Panther, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on
3 Jul 1954 at Litwar, WV; Rose Mary Lambert; age 18; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single; with
consent of Bertha nd John Lambert, parents of Rose Mary Lambert.


Danny Ray Gobel

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Danny Ray Gobel, 55, of Ballard, WV passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at his home after a long
battle with cancer. He was born on June 22, 1961 in Welch, WV a son of the late Benson McKinley and
Rosemary Lambert Gobel, Sr. Danny was of the Baptist Faith and a mechanic. He enjoyed time with his
family and watching preaching. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his maternal
grandparents John and Bertha Lambert; paternal grandparents John and Lillie Gobel; a brother Robin
Gobel; and a son Aaron Hunt. Survivors include his companion Sylvia Gibson of Beckley; a sister Diane
Gobel of Pineville; four brothers Benson, Jr. and Shelia Gobel of Bozoo, Glen and Lisa Gobel of Matheny,
Billy and Jessica Gobel of Cabin Creek and Jimmy and Stephanie Gobel of Man; a granddaughter Lakayan
Hunt; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other loving family and friends. In keeping with his wishes
he will be cremated. ..."


James Garfield Brennan

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 452; WV Archives Web Site.
James Garfield Brennan; age 23; born 27 Jul 1946 at War Eagle, WV; single; living at 1262 E. 79th,
Cleveland, OH; son of James and Mamie (Price) Brennan; married on 23 Aug 1949 at Greenbrier-Panther, WV;
Brenda Lou Lockhart; age 21; born 15 Mar 1948 at Panther, WV; single; living at 1262 E. 79th, Cleveland, OH;
daughter of ________ and Hazel Lockhart.


Brenda Lou Lockhart

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 452; WV Archives Web Site.
James Garfield Brennan; age 23; born 27 Jul 1946 at War Eagle, WV; single; living at 1262 E. 79th,
Cleveland, OH; son of James and Mamie (Price) Brennan; married on 23 Aug 1949 at Greenbrier-
Panther, WV; Brenda Lou Lockhart; age 21; born 15 Mar 1948 at Panther, WV; single; living at
1262 E. 79th, Cleveland, OH; daughter of ________ and Hazel Lockhart.


Sherman Dewey Shrewsbury

1. Fayette Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1931); Page 167; Line #34; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewey Shrewsbury; age 22; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; miner; living at Cunard, WV; son of
Sherman and Agnes; married on 2 Jun 1931 at Fayetteville, WV; Rosia Kelly; age 18; born in
Fayette Co, WV; single; living at Cunard, WV; daughter of Lonnie and Gussie.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; 15 May 2014.
Sherman D. Shrewsbury; born 2 Feb 1909; died 3 Nov 1985; buried here; no grave marker photo
shown; "US ARMY WORLD WAR II".


Rosa Kelly

1. Fayette Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1931); Page 167; Line #34; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewey Shrewsbury; age 22; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; miner; living at Cunard, WV; son of
Sherman and Agnes; married on 2 Jun 1931 at Fayetteville, WV; Rosia Kelly; age 18; born in
Fayette Co, WV; single; living at Cunard, WV; daughter of Lonnie and Gussie.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8364; WV Archives Web Site.
Rosie Shrewsbury; age 40; born 30 May 1914 in Burnwell, WV; married; living at Lynco, WV;
daughter of Lon and Gussie (Bradbury) Kelley; died 1 Jun 1954 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
due to cerebral hemorrhage; buried 4 Jun 1954 in Cook Cemetery; informant, Thomas Massey.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Cook Cemetery, Lynco, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by Valerie Neal;
1 Mar 2014.
Rosie Kelley Shrewsbury; born 24 (sic, 30) May 1915; died 1 Jun 1954; buried here; no grave marker
photo shown; death certificate photo shwn; "Note: Grave marked with flowers and tied to a tree. There is
a grave right next to hers with no name or date information, also marked with flowers tied to a tree."


Grace Browning

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #71 031736; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lensay Byrge Adams; age 49; born 18 Nov 1921 in WV; divorced; this was his second marriage;
7th grade education; living at Box 55, Freeman, Mercer Co, WV; son of Arthur Clark and Lydia
(Bailey) Adams; married on 16 Aug 1971 at Grundy, Buchanan Co, VA; Grace Cline; age 30; born
WV; divorced; this was her second marriage; 1 yr HS education; living at 1416 Franklin Street,
Bluefield, WV; daughter of William and Belle (Kerns) Browning.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #78 051130; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Riley Keen; age 37; born 6 Apr 1941 in WV; divorced; this is his second marriage; first marriage
ended 22 Feb 1975; 12th grade education; living at Rt #1, Box 14B, Iaeger, WV; son of Willie and Floria
Melissia (Hurley) Keen; married on 9 Nov 1978 at Grundy, VA; Grace Adams, maiden name Browning;
age 38; born 22 Aug 1940 in WV; divorced' this is her third marriage; last marriage ended 4 Apr 1975;
living at Rt #1, Box 14B, Iaeger, WV; daughter of William and Belle (Kerns) Browning.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Allen Family Cemetery, Pipestem, Summers Co, WV; submitted by
Jana; 24 Nov 2011.
Grace K. Keen; born 22 Aug 1940; died in 1999; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Terry Lee Adams

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Terry Lee Adams, 48, of Short Pole, WV passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at CAMC General Hospital,
Charleston, WV. He was born on October 24, 1968 in Bluefield, WV a son of the late Leansy and Ruby Adkins
Adams. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister Cathy Ann Browning. Survivors include
his wife of 13 years Wanda Lorene Lester Adams; children Rico (Kelli) Adams, TJ Adams, Billy Adams,
Savannah Adams and Sara Lester; brothers Junior Browning of Vansant, VA, Nick (Sue) Adams of Brenton
and Bucky (Pat) Adkins of Stewart, VA; sisters Linda (Teddy) Meadows of Splendor Valley, Tina Lester of
Long Pole, Sherry (Felix) Steele of Short Pole and Myrtle (Eddy) Bailey of Long Pole; grandchildren Addison,
Nevaeh, Kyra and Gabriella; a special niece Heather Odom; special nephew Joey Lester; and a host of other
loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the Jeremiah
House of Faith, Hanover, WV with Rev. Lena Jackson officiating. He will be laid to rest in Bailey Cemetery,
Long Pole, WV..."
2, FindAGrave.com Web Site; Bailey Cemetery, Panther, McDowell Cop, WV; submitted by
Pattie Greene; 22 May 2017.
Terry Lee Adams; born 24 Oct 1968; died 14 May 2017; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
obit and personal photo posted.


Callie Lee Carper

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
Callie Carper; age 30; born and living at Oceana, WV; single; son of Frank and Dixie Dalton;
married on 14 Aug 1937 at Pineville, WV; Margie Marie Graham; age 22; born in ________; single;
living in Oceana, WV; daughter of Alexander and Alice Graham.


Margie Graham

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 193B, Family #130.
Listed as Margie Graham, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Alexander Graham.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
Callie Carper; age 30; born and living at Oceana, WV; single; son of Frank and Dixie Dalton;
married on 14 Aug 1937 at Pineville, WV; Margie Marie Graham; age 22; born in ________; single;
living in Oceana, WV; daughter of Alexander and Alice Graham.