McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Carol Sue Sweeney

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Carol Sue Sweeney Roberts, 65, of Bradshaw, WV, died Thursday, November 24, 2016, at her residence.
"Carol was born July 26, 1951, in Jolo, WV, a daughter of the late Dillard and Sythia Atwell Sweeney.
" In addition to her parents, Carol was preceded in death by two sons, Ricky and Markus Roberts; four sisters, Lassie Hess, Essie Ball, Hessie Ball, and Patsy Jewell; and one brother, Marvin Sweeney.
"Survivors include one son, Ronnie Roberts of Bluefield, WV; two daughters, Patricia Roberts Sweeney and Teddy Sayers of Bluefield, VA, and Lisa Crigger and husband Adam of Davenport, FL; twelve grandchildren, Latahsa Blankenship, Ronnie Roberts, Jr., Shana Leifieht, Markus Gibson, Tabitha Horn, Colton Roberts, Laci Sweeney, Marya Sweeney, Samara Crigger, Selene Crigger, Evan Crigger and Liam Crigger; seven great-grandchildren, John Blankenship, Shane Blankenship, Randall Roberts, Amayah Roberts, Ronnie Roberts, III, Isabella Justus and Robbie Leifieht; one sister, Ellen Reed of Bradshaw, WV; and a host of nieces and nephews.
"Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at 1 o'clock with Reverend Jesse Estep, Reverend Jeremy Compton, Reverend Dean Hubbard and Reverend Roger Pete Woods officiating at the Jesus Church in Bartley, WV. Burial will follow in the Atwell Cemetery on Atwell Mountain near Atwell, WV...."
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Atwell Cemetery, Raysal, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by Patty Greene; 28 Nov 2016.
Carol Sue Sweeney Roberts; born 26 Jul 1951; died 24 Nov 2016; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
personal photo and obit posted.


Daniel Bowling

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #69 038902; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Daniel Bowling; age 18; born 3 Nov 1949 in Caretta, WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at Box 545, War, WV; son of Ora and Myrtle (Hicks) Bowling; married on 3 Sep 1968
in Lebanon, VA; Audrey Bolen; age 21; born 5 Apr 1947 in War, WV; single; this is her 1st marriage;
4 yrs HS education; living at Box 412, War, WV; daughter of Linza and Catherine (Blevins) Bolen.


Audrey Bolen

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #69 038902; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Daniel Bowling; age 18; born 3 Nov 1949 in Caretta, WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at Box 545, War, WV; son of Ora and Myrtle (Hicks) Bowling; married on 3 Sep 1968
in Lebanon, VA; Audrey Bolen; age 21; born 5 Apr 1947 in War, WV; single; this is her 1st marriage;
4 yrs HS education; living at Box 412, War, WV; daughter of Linza and Catherine (Blevins) Bolen.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Audry Bolen
[Audry Bowling]
[Audrey Bowling]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Apr 1947
Birth Place: War McDowell, West Virginia
Death Date: 28 Sep 1992
SSN: 232802680
Notes: Jan 1966: Name listed as AUDRY BOLEN;
Oct 1968: Name listed as AUDRY BOWLING;
06 Oct 1992: Name listed as AUDREY BOWLING"


Andrew Cornelius Smith

1. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Lester; E.D. 41-43; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page 1075A;
Image 22 of 25; Household #201.
Listed as Andrew C. Smith; age 22; born in WV; single; 6th grade education; Negro; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1940; coal loader in coal mine; in household of father, Frank Smith.
2. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #39763; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Andrew Cornelius Smith; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; Colored; miner; living at Beckley,
WV; son of Frank and Sallie (Roumley) Smith; married on 31 Jul 1940 at Tazewell, VA; Agbes
Elizabeth Lenore; age 23; born in Raleigh Co, WV; single; Colored; living at Beckley, WV; daughter of
Mathew and Lottie (Hill) Lenore.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Andrew Cornelius Smith
[Andrew C Smith]
Gender: Male
Race: Black
Birth Date: 10 Nov 1917
Birth Place: McDowell, West Virginia
Death Date: Nov 1995
Father: Frank W Smith
Mother: Sallie C Rumley
SSN: 235106023
Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as ANDREW CORNELIUS SMITH;
23 Dec 1995: Name listed as ANDREW C SMITH"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by TASM; 21 Oct 2010; maintained by Find A Grave.
" Andrew Cornelius Smith
Birth 10 Nov 1918
McDowell, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 1 Nov 1995 (aged 76)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial
Washington Park East Cemetery
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA "


Agnes Elizabeth Lenoir

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #39763; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Andrew Cornelius Smith; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; Colored; miner; living at Beckley,
WV; son of Frank and Sallie (Roumley) Smith; married on 31 Jul 1940 at Tazewell, VA; Agbes
Elizabeth Lenore; age 23; born in Raleigh Co, WV; single; Colored; living at Beckley, WV; daughter of
Mathew and Lottie (Hill) Lenore.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Rita Osborne; 1 May 2014.
"Agnes Elizabeth Lenoir Smith
Birth 4 Dec 1920
McAlpin, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA
Death 9 Jun 1998 (aged 77)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial
Washington Park East Cemetery
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"Agnes Elizabeth Lenoir SmithIndiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011Name: Agnes F Smith[Agnes F Lenoir] Gender: FemaleRace: BlackAge: 77Marital Status: WidowedBirth Date: 4 Dec 1920Birth Place: McAlpin, West VirginiaDeath Date: 9 Jun 1998Death Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USAFather: Matthew LenoirMother: Lottie A Lenoir:


Sadie Belcher

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Sadie May Watkins
Also Known As: Sadie Mrs Watkins
2nd Also Known As Name Sadia Watkins:
3rd Also Known As Name: Sadie B. Watkins
Event Date: 01 Nov 2005
Event Place: Eden, North Carolina, United States
Birth Date: 20 Jul 1929
Address: Eden, North Carolina 27288
Address Date: 01 Nov 2005
2nd Address: Eden, North Carolina 27288
2nd Address Date: 01 Nov 1994-01 Jan 2009
Possible Relatives: Hyron Watkins
Affiliate Identifier: 372699643


Dock C. Newberry

1. 1940 Census, Russell Co, VA; New Garden District; E.D. 84-22; taken on 29 May 1940; Page 281A; Image
19 of 32; Household #145.
Listed as Dock Newberry; age 31; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935;
coal miner; head of household.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Monte Vista Memorial Park, Johnson City, Washington Co, TN; submitted by
Historyseeker; 23 Jun 2013.
Dock Newberry; born in 1908; died in 1982; buried here; double grave marker photo shown with wife, Nan M.


Nan M.

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Monte Vista Memorial Park, Johnson City, Washington Co, TN; submitted by
Historyseeker; 23 Jun 2013.
Nan M. Newberry; born in 1907; died in 1993; buried here; double grave marker photo shown with husband,
Dock C. Newberry.


Russell Thurman Carter

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #71 045058; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Russell Thurman Carter; age 29; born 2 Feb 1942 in OH; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 2 yrs HS
education; living at Box 202, Iaeger, WV; son of Harrison and Edna (Church) Carter; married on 6 Nov
1971 in Grundy, VA; Cleda Sue Bowles; age 21; born 16 Mar 1950 in WV; single; this is her 1st
marriage; 1 yr HS education; living at Box 202, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Robert Lee and Kathleen
(Bolden) Bowles.


Cleda Sue Bowles

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #71 045058; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Russell Thurman Carter; age 29; born 2 Feb 1942 in OH; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 2 yrs HS
education; living at Box 202, Iaeger, WV; son of Harrison and Edna (Church) Carter; married on 6 Nov
1971 in Grundy, VA; Cleda Sue Bowles; age 21; born 16 Mar 1950 in WV; single; this is her 1st
marriage; 1 yr HS education; living at Box 202, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Robert Lee and Kathleen
(Bolden) Bowles.


Nellie Nancy Bolden

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 10 Apr 1930; Page 231A; Image 16 of
33; Family #127/128.
Listed as Nellie Bolden; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Thomas Bolden.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 339; WV Archives Web Site.
Jasper Bowles; age 23; born in Giles Co, VA; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Graham and
Eulah Bowles; married on 5 May 1936 at Avondale, WV; Nelly Bolden; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Tom and Lydia Bolden.
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Scott Coleman; 5 Jan 2020.
" Nellie Nancy “Grandmaw” Bolden Bowles
Birth 23 Nov 1921
Death 12 Sep 2004 (aged 82)
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 205969698"


Larry Allen

1. Facebook PM; 7 Aug 2021; Bonnie Riffe Sparks.
"Ova Catherine born 6 April 1951. Living. She married Larry Allen 1969 son of Jimmy Allen and Gaynell Payne."


Ova Catherine "Cathy" Riffe

1. Facebook PM; 7 Aug 2021; Bonnie Riffe Sparks.
"Ova Catherine born 6 April 1951. Living. She married Larry Allen 1969 son of Jimmy Allen and Gaynell Payne."