McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Randy Hunt

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Randy Hunt, 61, of Princeton, WV, passed away, Sunday, September 3, 2017 at his residence in Princeton, WV.Born, May 5, 1956 in Panther, WV, he was the son of Opal Horn Kiser and the late Willis Hunt.He was a resident of McDowell County the greater part of his life. He worked at Gilco saw mill at Roderfield, WV. He was a good Husband, Father and Brother.In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Kristi Lynn Hunt, one sister, Audrey Blalock. Survivors include, his wife Barbara Fruia Hunt of the home, his mother, Opal Kiser of Welch, WV, one sister Frankie Brewster and husband William of Raysal WV, three brothers, Henry Hunt, of Raysal, WV, Trace Kiser of Premier, WV, Clint Kiser and wife Kristi of Welch, WV. One step son, Anthony Lambert of Princeton, WV, three step daughters, Robin Powers of Monroe, MO, Michelle Lambert of Justice, WV, Angela Dillon of Justice, WV.Funeral Services will be conducted, Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 12 Noon from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch, WV. burial will follow at S.J. Vanover Cemetery in Coon Branch Mtn, WV...."


Saul Simpson Jr

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
" Saul Simpson, Jr., 61, of Roderfield gained his heavenly wings Thursday, May 14, 2015 at his home with all his children by his side after a long illness. Born March 13, 1954 in Welch he was the son of the late Saul Simpson Sr. and Ida Mae Simpson. He was Pastor of the Wolfpen Community Church on the Welch-Pineville Road. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 43 years, Shirley Ann Simpson; three brothers, Robert Donnelly, John Donnelly and Stanley Simpson; and two sisters, Mandy Neal and Pearl Milam. Those left to cherish his memory are five children, Glen Allen Simpson and wife Barbara of Denton, NC, Melissa Riggs and husband William, Elizabeth Waruszewski and husband Sheyenne, William Simpson and wife Maria, and Stephanie Simpson and husband Robert all of Roderfield; two brothers, Millard Donnelly and Frank Donnelly both of Kenova; three sisters, Samantha Boole of Florida, Carol McCoy of Thacker and Ruth Barnett of Davy; and 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. A funeral service to celebrate his life will be held Monday, May 18 at 11 a.m. in the Wolfpen Community Church, Welch-Pineville Road with the Rev. Larry Hutchinson officiating. Burial will follow in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield...."
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
MaxineStevensWinchester; 20 May 2016.
Saul Simpson, Jr; born 13 Mar 1954; died 14 May 2015; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.
(Double headstone photo shown with wife, Shirley Ann Simpson, Memorial #134343399; born 13 Mar 1954;
no death date given)


Shirley Ann Potter

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Shirley Simpson
Also Known As Shirley A Simpson
Residence Date 01 Jan 1993-01 Jan 2009
Residence Place Roderfield, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 09 Aug 1951
Address Roderfield, West Virginia 24881
Address Date 01 Jan 1993-01 Jan 2009
Record Number 171362910"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 14 Aug 2014
Shirley Ann Simpson; born 9 Aug 1951; died 6 Oct 2012; biried here; double headstone photo shown
with husband, Saul Simpson, Jr.
"A LOVING MOTHER * (BACK OF STONE) *
DEATH LEAVES A HEARTACHE NO ONE CAN HEAL
LOVE LEAVES A MEMORY NO ONE CAN STEAL"


Alvery B. Potter Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 207; WV Archives Web Site.
Alvery Potter; age 21; Born and living in Big Creek, WV; single; married on 25 Feb 1946 in Welch, WV;
Rainey Charles; age 19; born in Carretta, WV; single; living at Big Creek, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Duncan Cemetery, Twin Branch, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
JR; 20 May 2010; maintained by MaxineStevensWinchester.
Alvery Potter, Sr; born 9 May 1928 in Pike Co, KY; died 25 Mar 1997 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV;
buried here; headstone photo shown; personal photo posted.


Raney Charles

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1946); Page 207; WV Archives Web Site.
Alvery Potter; age 21; Born and living in Big Creek, WV; single; married on 25 Feb 1946 in Welch, WV;
Rainey Charles; age 19; born in Carretta, WV; single; living at Big Creek, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Dan Rose, Caretta, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by Shanda Hicks Brewer;
16 Jul 2013; maintained by MaxineStevensWinchester.
Raney Charles Potter; born 20 Aug 1928; died 3 Jun 1986; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
personal photo posted.


Julian Ray Potter

1. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Julian R Potter
Birth Date: 24 May 1956
Address: General Delivery
Residence Place: Premier, West Virginia, USA
Zip Code: 24878-9999"
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Julian Ray Potter, 63, of Bluefield, WV, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at his residence. Julian was born May 24, 1956, a son of the late Alvery and Raney Charles Potter.

"In addition to his parents Julian was preceded in death by three sisters, Shirley Simpson, Clara Sue Jones and Caroline Parker and three brothers, Donald, Doug and Sonny Potter.

"Julian is survived by one son, Tommy Cordle of Bluefield; two sisters, Juanita McCoy of Iaeger and Drema Brown of Welch; one brother, Rickey Potter of Welch; two grandchildren, Jonathon Cordle and wife Kristin and Abigail Cordle; two great grandchildren, Bryson and Connor Cordle; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

"Graveside services will be conducted Friday, May 15, 2020 at 1 o’clock with Reverend Thomas Addair officiating in the Duncan Cemetery at Twin Branch, WV, with burial to follow. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

"Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV, is assisting the family.

"Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com"


Bobby Joe Potter

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Browns Creek; Vol #__(1962); Page__; WV Archives Web Site.
Bobby Joe Potter; age 6 hrs, 24 mins; born and died 10 Sep 1962 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV;
due to prematurity; son of Alvery and Raney (Charles) Potter; buried 10 Sep 1962 in Hensley
Cemetery, Hensley, WV.


William Silas Simpson

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Wm. Simpson
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Age: 22
Birth Date: 1881
Birth Place: London Co., Tenn.
Marriage Date: 16 Apr 1903
Marriage Place: Norton, Wise, Virginia
Father: Robt. Simpson
Mother: M. Simpson
Spouse: Alice Dean
FHL Film Number: 34394
Reference ID: p 99 cn 101"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7019; WV Archives Web Site.
William Silas Simpson; age 71; born in Oct 1883 in TN; married; living in Hemphill, WV; retired
miner; SS# 233-12-7273; son of unknown parents; died 17 jun 1954 in Grace Hospital, Welch,
WV; due to carcinoma of lung; buried 19 Jun 1954 in Iaeger Memorial.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Dec 2013.
William S. Simpson; born 3 Oct 1882; died 17 Jun 1954; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with wife, Alice D.;"BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD".


Alice Dean

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Alice Dean
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Age: 23
Birth Date: 1880
Birth Place: Scott Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 16 Apr 1903
Marriage Place: Norton, Wise, Virginia
Father: Jos. Dean
Mother: M. Dean
Spouse: Wm. Simpson
FHL Film Number: 34394
Reference ID: p 99 cn 101"


Fredrick Lee "Fred" Sizemore

1. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Fred Sizemore
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 10 Jan 1906
Birth Place: Pineview, Wyoming, West Virginia
Birth County: Wyoming
Father: Mose Dani?? (Davidson?)
Mother: Nellie Sizemore
FHL Film Number: 597575"
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Birth Registry; Vol #__(1906); Page 187; Line #42; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Sizemore; born 10 jan 1906 in Pineville, WV; son of Mose Davidson? and Nellie Sizemore.
reported by uncle, Melborn? Cline?
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 94; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Sizemore; age 29; born in WV; single; miner; living at Mohegan, WV; son of Nellie and _____;
married on 24 Feb 1936 in Capels, WV; Violet Craft; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
living at Welch, WV; daughter of Henry and Maude.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death certificate #'63 009309; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred L. Sizemore; age 57; born 28 jan 1906 in Wyoming Co, WV; married; disabled coal miner;
SS#232-14-9844; living at Welch, WV; son of unknown parents; died 4 Jun 1963 in Welch Emergency
Hospital, Welch, WVl due to massive myocardical infarction; arteriosclorotic cardiovascular disease;
buried 7 Jun 1963 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Violet Sizemore, Welch, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Fred L. Sizemore; born in 1906; died in 1963; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "FATHER".


Violet M. Craft

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 94; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Sizemore; age 29; born in WV; single; miner; living at Mohegan, WV; son of Nellie and _____;
married on 24 Feb 1936 in Capels, WV; Violet Craft; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
living at Welch, WV; daughter of Henry and Maude.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 29 Dec 2013.
Violet M. Sizemore; born 16 Mar 1914; died 3 Jan 1977; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"IN GOD'S CARE" * "REST IN PEACE".


Walter E. Robinson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1930); Page 204; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Robinson; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; clerk; living at Jenkinjones, WV; son of
W.A. and Amanda; married on 16 Jul 1930 at Welch, WV; Hilda Cunningham; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Tom and Alice.


Hilda Cunningham

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 174A;
Image 13 of 31; Family #122/123.
Listed as Hilda Cunningham; age 17; born in WV; in household of father, Thomas Cunningham.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1930); Page 204; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Robinson; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; clerk; living at Jenkinjones, WV; son of
W.A. and Amanda; married on 16 Jul 1930 at Welch, WV; Hilda Cunningham; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Tom and Alice.