McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Familie and Individules

Notes


Dewey Adams

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 160; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewey Adams; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; US Marine; living in Hawaii; son of Charles and
Maggie; married on 24 dec 1929 in Welch, WV; Sarah Katherine Arnold; age 21; born in Bristol, TN;
widow; daughter of J.W. and _____.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Venus; Gary-Thorpe Road; taken 5 Apr 1930; Page
19B; Image 12 of 60; Family # 90/92.
Listed as Dewey Adams; age 23; born in WV; married at 22; policeman; half-son (sic, step-son) in
household of step-father, James C. Nichols.


Sarah Katherine Arnold

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 160; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewey Adams; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; US Marine; living in Hawaii; son of Charles and
Maggie; married on 24 dec 1929 in Welch, WV; Sarah Katherine Arnold; age 21; born in Bristol, TN;
widow; daughter of J.W. and _____.


Maggie Martin

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Venus; Gary-Thorpe Road; taken 5 Apr 1930; Page
19A; Image 11 of 60; Family # 90/92.
Listed as Maggie Nichols; age 44; born in VA; married at 14; in household of husband, James C.
Nichols.


Roy Adams

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Venus; Gary-Thorpe Road; taken 5 Apr 1930; Page
19A; Image 11 of 60; Family # 90/92.
Listed as Roy Adams; age 25; born in WV; single; in army training; half-son (sic, step-son); in
household of step-father, James C. Nichols.


Shelia Gray Mitchell

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #78 029109; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Michael Stafford; age 22; born 26 Mar 1956 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 12th grade
education; living at Box 115, Iaeger, WV; son of James Conrad and Jerrie Doria (Caldwell) Stafford;
married on 15 Jul 1978 in Tazewell Co, VA; Shelia Gray Mitchell; age 22; born 12 Sep 1955 in WV;
this is her 1st marriage; 12th grade education; living at 209 Tryon Towers, Welch, WV; daughter of
Arthur and Chloe Anzie (Sanders) Mitchell.
2.. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sheila Gray Mitchell
[Sheila Mitchell Stafford]
[Sheila Gadley]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 12 Sep 1955
Birth Place: Iaeger McDow, West Virginia
[Laeger McDow??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 2 Aug 2007
SSN: 234921181
Notes: Sep 1971: Name listed as SHEILA GRAY MITCHELL;
11 Sep 1978: Name listed as SHEILA MITCHELL STAFFORD;
26 Sep 1988: Name listed as SHEILA MITCHELL GADLEY;
10 Aug 2007: Name listed as SHEILA M GADLEY"


James Conrad Stafford

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Johnnycake; E.D. 24-57; taken on 18 Apr
1940; Page 1104B; Image 44 of 74; Household #375.
Listed as Jimmy Stafford; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Okey Stafford.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #30690; Ancestry.com Website.
James Conried (sic, Conrad) Stafford; age 21 (sic?); born in Iaeger, WV; single; service station
operator; living in Iaeger, WV; son of O.J. and Stella (Vance) Sheppard (sic, Stafford); married on
21 Oct 1955 in Lebanon, VA; Jerry Doris Caldwell; age 21 (sic?); born in Coeburn, VA; single; living
in Iaeger, WV; daughter of Roy and Mildred (Gromley) Caldwell.
3. "The Welch News"; Welch, WV; 16 Nov 2020; Newspaper Obit; On-Line Version.
"James Conrad Stafford, 84, of Iaeger, WV passed away Friday, November 13, 2020 at Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

"James was born June 4, 1936, in Iaeger, WV, a son of the late Okie and Stella Vance Stafford. He was a retired railroad conductor for Norfolk Southern Railroad and a former mayor of Iaeger. He was the last surviving member of his original family.

"In addition to his parents James was preceded in death by his wife, Jerri Doris Stafford; two sisters, Theodoshia Cline and Barbara Cline; and two brothers, Clifford and Bob Stafford.

"Survivors include three sons, Michael Stafford and wife Joy, Gregory Stafford and wife Dana and Stone Stafford; five grandchildren, Nicholas Stafford and wife Jessica, Sarah Rose and husband John, Raegan Stafford, Brooklyn Matney and Preston Mullins; three great grandchildren, Tyler Stafford, Madelyn Rose and Micah Rose; brother and sister-in-law, Bud and Charlotte Durham and brother-in-law Pagie Cline.

"Private funeral services will be conducted Sunday morning, November 15, 2020 at 10 o’clock with Reverend Earnest Williamson officiating at the chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger. Burial will follow Woodlawn Memorial Park at Bluewell. Serving as pallbearers will be family.

"Services will be held in accordance with Covid-19 guidelines, mask are to be worn by all attending and social distancing is to be practiced.

"Those who wish to, may make a contribution to the Jerri Doris Stafford Caring Award, C/O MCNB & Trust CO., Trust & Financial Services Division, PO Box 549, Welch, WV, 24801.

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