McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


William A. Smith

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1920); Page 21; Line #36; WV Archives Web Site.
William A. Smith; age 28; born in VA; single; colored; living at Bramwell, WV; married on 12 Jul
1920; laura Robinson; age 16; born in WV; single; colored; living at Elkhorn, WV.


Laura Robinson

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1920); Page 21; Line #36; WV Archives Web Site.
William A. Smith; age 28; born in VA; single; colored; living at Bramwell, WV; married on 12 Jul
1920; laura Robinson; age 16; born in WV; single; colored; living at Elkhorn, WV.


Ima Frances Brewster

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ima Frances Brewster
[Ima Frances Smith]
[Ima Smith]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Oct 1927
Birth Place: Caretta Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 19 Dec 2004
Father: Edward E Brewster
Mother: Lydia Shrader
SSN: 234427726
Notes: Jun 1944: Name listed as IMA FRANCES BREWSTER;
Sep 1952: Name listed as IMA FRANCES SMITH;
14 Jan 2005: Name listed as IMA F SMITH"
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site,
"Name: Ima F. Smith
SSN: 234-42-7726
Last Residence:
29063 Irmo, Richland, South Carolina, USA
BORN: 5 Oct 1927
Died: 19 Dec 2004
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
3. Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2012; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ima Frances (brewster) Smith
Age at Death: 77
Birth Date: Abt 1927
Birth Place: Caretta WV
Death Date: abt 2004
Death Place: Irmo SC
Publication or Record Date: 22 Dec 2004
Publication or Record Place: ..."


Janice Walker

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Janice Walker Pack, 84, of Matheny, WV passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday January 17,
2018. She was born on April 10, 1933 in Bear Branch, WV a daughter of the late Warner and Vergie Dameron
Walker. She was a lifelong resident of Matheny. She worked as a cook at Matheny Grade School and Oceana
High School for 17 years and was a member of the Matheny Methodist Church and a caregiver to countless
others. Janice's faith in our savior Jesus Christ was enduring and she spent her final years in daily prayer
with the Lord. Isaiah 40:11; Like a shepherd he will tend his flock, in his arms he will gather the lambs and
carry them in his Bosom. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a brother Gene Walker; her
husband of 17 years Posey Stewart; her husband of 4 years Earl Oliver; her husband of 29 years John
Reuben Pack; and two infant children Posey Stewart, Jr. and Christa Elaine Stewart; and step daughter
Kathyrn Hall. Those left to cherish her memories are her son Jeffrey Stewart and wife Cindi of Charlotte,
NC; a step grandson Corey Gibson of Lake Forest, CA; two step daughters Virginia Shadrick of Petersburg,
WV and Lillian Stewart of Alvin, TX; two special care givers Sandra Toler and Mitzi Mitchell who was like a
daughter to her, both provided unselfish comfort to her; and a host of other loving family and friends. A
remembrance of Janice will be held at 1PM on Monday January 22nd in the Chapel of Stafford Family
Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Daniel Lowthener officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial
Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Janice Walker

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Janice Walker Pack, 84, of Matheny, WV passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday January 17,
2018. She was born on April 10, 1933 in Bear Branch, WV a daughter of the late Warner and Vergie Dameron
Walker. She was a lifelong resident of Matheny. She worked as a cook at Matheny Grade School and Oceana
High School for 17 years and was a member of the Matheny Methodist Church and a caregiver to countless
others. Janice's faith in our savior Jesus Christ was enduring and she spent her final years in daily prayer
with the Lord. Isaiah 40:11; Like a shepherd he will tend his flock, in his arms he will gather the lambs and
carry them in his Bosom. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a brother Gene Walker; her
husband of 17 years Posey Stewart; her husband of 4 years Earl Oliver; her husband of 29 years John
Reuben Pack; and two infant children Posey Stewart, Jr. and Christa Elaine Stewart; and step daughter
Kathyrn Hall. Those left to cherish her memories are her son Jeffrey Stewart and wife Cindi of Charlotte,
NC; a step grandson Corey Gibson of Lake Forest, CA; two step daughters Virginia Shadrick of Petersburg,
WV and Lillian Stewart of Alvin, TX; two special care givers Sandra Toler and Mitzi Mitchell who was like a
daughter to her, both provided unselfish comfort to her; and a host of other loving family and friends. A
remembrance of Janice will be held at 1PM on Monday January 22nd in the Chapel of Stafford Family
Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Daniel Lowthener officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial
Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Posey Stewart

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 9 Jan 1920, Page 229A, Family #81.
Listed as Posey Stewart, age 1 yr, 11 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Hobart Stewart.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Daeth Certificate #'70-016965; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Posey Stewart; age 52; born 9 Jan 1918 in WV; married; husband of Janice Walker Stewart;
laborer in coal mine; SS#235-07-7830; living at Oceana, WV; son of O.H. and Beckie (Graham)
Stewart; died 23 Sep 1970 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to acute myocardial infarction;
arteriosclerotic heart disease and pneumoconiosis; buried 26 Sep 1970 in Palm Memorial
Gardens, Matheny, WV; informant, Janice Stewart, Oceana, WV.


Janice Walker

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Janice Walker Pack, 84, of Matheny, WV passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday January 17,
2018. She was born on April 10, 1933 in Bear Branch, WV a daughter of the late Warner and Vergie Dameron
Walker. She was a lifelong resident of Matheny. She worked as a cook at Matheny Grade School and Oceana
High School for 17 years and was a member of the Matheny Methodist Church and a caregiver to countless
others. Janice's faith in our savior Jesus Christ was enduring and she spent her final years in daily prayer
with the Lord. Isaiah 40:11; Like a shepherd he will tend his flock, in his arms he will gather the lambs and
carry them in his Bosom. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a brother Gene Walker; her
husband of 17 years Posey Stewart; her husband of 4 years Earl Oliver; her husband of 29 years John
Reuben Pack; and two infant children Posey Stewart, Jr. and Christa Elaine Stewart; and step daughter
Kathyrn Hall. Those left to cherish her memories are her son Jeffrey Stewart and wife Cindi of Charlotte,
NC; a step grandson Corey Gibson of Lake Forest, CA; two step daughters Virginia Shadrick of Petersburg,
WV and Lillian Stewart of Alvin, TX; two special care givers Sandra Toler and Mitzi Mitchell who was like a
daughter to her, both provided unselfish comfort to her; and a host of other loving family and friends. A
remembrance of Janice will be held at 1PM on Monday January 22nd in the Chapel of Stafford Family
Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Daniel Lowthener officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial
Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Melissa Roope

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Wwb Site.
"Name Melissa Roupe
Residence Date 15 Nov 2007
Residence Place Davy, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 1985
Address Davy, West Virginia 24828
Record Number 1241649150"


Jaden Eddamien Roope

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Jaden Eddamien Roupe, 9 years old, passed away Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Welch Community Hospital.
"Born September 15, 2008 he was the son of Melissa Roupe of Davy, and Joel Eddamien Williams of Boston, Mass.
"He was preceded in death by two brothers, William Roupe and Michael Frugoli; and his maternal grandmother, Wilma Roupe. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
"In addition to his parents those left to cherish his memory are his brother and sister, Ethan Roupe and Olivia Duncan of the home; step-father, Floyd Duncan of Davy; Maternal grandfather, Russell Adamini of Davy; paternal grandparents, Eunice William and Joseph Mallory both of Boston; a “special grandmother”, Lola Duncan of Davy; uncles, Fabian Williams and Russell Roupe; James Roupe and Samantha Malone and their children Tyler, Hunter, Kristoffer, Lexus, Leanna and Harley; Daniel Roupe and Leanne and their children Danielle, Daniel and Kaitlyn; Michael Roupe and Brittany and their children Skyler and Nevaeh; aunts Tonia Rodriguez, Rita Roberts, Brandi Roberts and Angel Roberts; and many cousins.
"A celebration of his life will be held today, Monday, at the Douglas Mortuary Chapel in Welch with Rev. Marie Bolden officiating..."


Norman Glen Clark

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Norman Glen Clark, 76, of War passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 in Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley after a long battle with the effects of Agent Orange.
"Norman was born August 19, 1941 at Grace Hospital in Welch. He was the son of the late Roland G. Clark and Pauline Clark of War. He attended McDowell County Public Schools, graduating from Big Creek High School in 1959. He received a B.S. degree in 1964 and a Masters of Business Administration in 1966 from East Tennessee State University. He retired as a divisional manager of yarn production in Research and Development with Burlington Industries after 26 years; then returned to War after an absence of 35 years. After a brief retirement, he was appointed the first executive director of the McDowell County Redevelopment Authority, retiring again in 2002, after 12 years of service and completing 148 housing projects. Norman was a veteran of the Vietnam War as a sergeant in the US Army, receiving the Bronze Star Medal, the Commendation Medal, and four other medals before returning to the US.
"He was a member and lay person of the War United Methodist Church and was also the president of the War Methodist Men’s Club. He was a lifetime member of the American Legion, a lifetime member of the VFW, and a lifetime member of Delta Sigma Phi, a national business fraternity. He was a member of Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity, Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity, Society for the Advancement of Management, War Kiwanis Club, the Sertoma Club, served as Vice Chairman of McDowell County EDA, and served on the Board of Directors of the Hatfield-McCoy Regional Recreation Authority.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Joyce Davis of Hollywood, MD, and his brother Charles Clark of Kemper, TX.
"He is survived by his wife Patricia Clark of War and her two children Kevin and Heather; his daughter Carrie Clark Tomlin and husband David of Cedar Key, FL; a sister Helen Clark Hickman and husband Darryl of Centerville, VA; a brother Jim Clark and wife Jamie of Leesburg, VA; and a host of nieces and nephews.
"Funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, January 17, at 11 a.m. at the War United Methodist Church with Rev. Gus Anderson officiating. Entombment will follow in Grandview Memory Garden Mausoleum in Bluefield, VA. Masonic rites will be held, and military graveside service will be conducted by VFW Post 1144 Iaeger...."


Melissa Roope

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Wwb Site.
"Name Melissa Roupe
Residence Date 15 Nov 2007
Residence Place Davy, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 1985
Address Davy, West Virginia 24828
Record Number 1241649150"