McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Walton Wayne Lester

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Floyd Lester search, 9 Oct 2001; submitted by
danbetts@home.com
Lloyd Lester; born on 22 Feb 1873 (Conflicts with birth record) in Wyoming
Co, WV; married first, Lillie Shepherd on 21 May 1898 in McDowell Co, WV;
children: Lacy (born on 26 Sep 1899); Living Female; and Walton Wayne
Lester (born on 29 Oct 1911, died in Jan 1966 at Davy, McDowell Co,
WV);second, Evelyn Green.
Walton Wayne Lester married Lucy Maxie Lockhart.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek District, taken on 29 Apr 1930, Page 185A, Family #178.
Listed as Wayne Lester, age 18, born in WV, in household of father, Lloyd Lester.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
Wayne Lester; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at North Spring, WV; son of Lloyd
and Emiline; married on 23 Sep 1933 at North Spring, WV; Maxie Lockhart; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; daughter of Jud and Dillie.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013. Wayne Lester; born 29 Oct 1911; died 20 Jan 1966; buried here; triple headstone photo shown with wife,
Maxie and Roger Lester. (This is Pat Roger Lester who is buried elsewhere in this cemetery)


Maxie Lucy Lockhart

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
Wayne Lester; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at North Spring, WV; son of Lloyd
and Emiline; married on 23 Sep 1933 at North Spring, WV; Maxie Lockhart; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; daughter of Jud and Dillie.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 4 Dec 2013.
Maxie Lester; born 6 Oct 1915; died 25 Jun 1975; buried here; triple headstone photo shown with
husband, Walton Wayne Lester and Roger (This is Pat Roger Lester who is buried elsewhere in this cemetery)


Garland Eugene Burchett

1. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Garland E Burchette
Residence Date 01 Feb 2002
Residence Place Pineville, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 19 Sep 1941
Phone Number..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Jan 2009
Address Walkers
Address Continued Pineville, West Virginia 24874
Address Date 01 Feb 2002
2nd Address Benwood Hl 5F
2nd Address Continued Pineville, West Virginia 24874
2nd Address Date 01 Apr 1996
3rd Address 157 PO Box
3rd Address Continued Pineville, West Virginia 24874
3rd Address Date 01 Sep 1993-01 Jan 2009..."


Ina Jean New

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ina Jean New, 55, of Brenton, WV entered her heavenly home on Tuesday September 11, 2018
after a long illness at CAMC General, Charleston, WV. She was born on July 7, 1963 in Baileysville,
WV a daughter of Geraldine New of Brenton and the late Eugene New. Ina was a member of the Mill Creek Freewill Baptist Church and the Brenton Volunteer Fire Department. In addition to her father Eugene New, a son Johnny New also preceded her in death. Ina enjoyed camping, fishing and many other outdoor activities. She most enjoyed spending time with her grandbabies and family. Those left
to cherish her memories are her loving mother Geraldine New of Brenton; a son Roy New and wife Christie of Glover; her grandbabies Paisley, Audree, Kayla, Abigil and Aiden; a brother Herbert J. New
and wife Barb of Hanover; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held
at 2:00 PM on Monday, September 17, 2018 at the Mill Creek Freewill Baptist Church, Shannon Mill Creek, WV, with Bro. Wayne Bailey and Bro.Barry Brooks officiating. She will be laid to rest in New
Family Cemetery, Brenton, WV... '


Johnny Lee New

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Johnny Lee New, 25, of Gloucester, VA formerly of Brenton, WV passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2016
at his home. He was born on June 9, 1990 in Welch, WV a son of Ina Jean New of Brenton and Garland
Eugene Burchette of Princeton. Johnny was a 2009 graduate of Westside, worked as a pipeliner; former
employee of Upper Laurel Ambulance Company, Virginia DOH and Randy's carpentry and landscaping and
was a former member of the Brenton Volunteer Fire Department. Those preceding him in death are his
grandparents Eugene New, Treely and Lucinda Burchette; second mother Ellen Dennis; and best friend
Justin Wimmer . Survivors include his parents; a son Aiden Christopher New; a sister Pamela (Mike)
Crowder; step sister Rebecca Johnson; brothers Roy (Christy) New and Tommy (Brandy) Burchette;
grandmother Ina Geraldine New; special nieces Paisley New, Audrey New and Casey Crigger; an uncle
Herbert New and companion Barbara; best friends Robby Dennis and Tyler Lester; and a host of other
loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 26th at the Brenton
Baptist Church with Rev. Tommy Knotts and Rev. Wayne Bailey officiating. He will be laid to rest in Palm
Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Richard Leon Justice

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 482; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 19; born in Oceana, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; son of
Noel (sic Noah) L. and Eula Justice; married on 16 Oct 1962 at Kopperston, WV; Shurla Kay
Hamilton; age 15; born in KY; single; living at Kopperston, WV; daughter of M/M Eldron Hamilton.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 212; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 22; born 2 Jun 1943 in Kopperston, WV; divorced; living at Hatcher, WV; son of
Noah Lee and Eula Mildred (Saunders) Justice; married on 20 Jul 1965 at Kopperston, WV; Joanna
Faye Mettille; age 29; born and living at Oceana, WV; divorced; daughter of Ken and Virginia (Richardson)
Kennedy.
3. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #81-009789; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 37; born 2 Jun 1943 in WV; this is his second (sic, third) marriage; last marriage
ended in divorce on 6 Mar 1981; 2 yrs college education; living at Jesse, WV; son of Noah Lee and Eula
Mildred (Saunders) Justice; married on 14 Mar 1981 in Baptist Church, Pearisburg, Giles Co, VA; Deloris
Carol Justice; age 38; born 3 Ju 1942 in WV; this is her second marriage; last marriage ended in divorce
on 2 Nov 1976; 12th grade education; living at 406 1/2 Ewart Ave, Beckley, WV; daughter of Clarence Terry
and Doris Mae (Kennedy) Rose.
4. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Richard L. Justice, 76, passed away Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Ruby Memorial Hospital.

"Born June 2, 1943, he was the son of the late Noah Lee Justice and Eulah Mildred Sanders Justice.

"Richard led a very interesting life. He was a proud Army veteran, worked several years in the coal mines, drove over the road as a semi-truck driver and served many years as a deputy for Wyoming County, until he was injured in the line of duty.

"He enjoyed spending time in the woods; fishing and hunting. He was a talented artist and guitar player until his career ending injury prohibited him from performing.

"In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Delores Carol Justice and his sister, Betty Halloway.

"He is survived by two daughters, Katherine and Lisa; several grandchildren; and two brothers, Steve and Daniel."


Deloris Carol Rose

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #81-009789; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Richard Leon Justice; age 37; born 2 Jun 1943 in WV; this is his second (sic, third) marriage; last marriage
ended in divorce on 6 Mar 1981; 2 yrs college education; living at Jesse, WV; son of Noah Lee and Eula
Mildred (Saunders) Justice; married on 14 Mar 1981 in Baptist Church, Pearisburg, Giles Co, VA; Deloris
Carol Justice; age 38; born 3 Ju 1942 in WV; this is her second marriage; last marriage ended in divorce
on 2 Nov 1976; 12th grade education; living at 406 1/2 Ewart Ave, Beckley, WV; daughter of Clarence Terry
and Doris Mae (Kennedy) Rose.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Delores Carol Justice, 73, of Oceana, WV passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 in Raleigh General
Hospital, Beckley, WV. She was born on July 3, 1942 in Crany, WV a daughter of the late Clarence and Doris
Mae Kennedy Rose. Carol was a 1959 graduate of Oceana High School. She is preceded in death by her
parents. Survivors include her loving husband Richard Leon Justice; two sons Kevin Lee (Ginger) Chaffins
of Lewisburg and Rich (Alise) Chaffins of Morgantown; a brother Terry (Becky) Rose; seven grandchildren;
and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, March
28, 2016 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Mark Sandor officiating. She
will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Milburn Jackson Lester

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'63 994244; WV Archives Web Site.
Milburn J. Lester; age 80; born 24 Apr 1882 in VA; married; miner; SS# 235-03-8900; living at Iaeger, WV;
son of Dorsey and Luceria (Fuller) Lester; died 2 Mar 1963 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to coronary
occlusion and infarction of myocardium, also carcinoma of prostate; buried 5 Mar 1963 in Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Leona Lester, Iaeger, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; 23 Jan 2014; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Milburn Jackson Lester; born 24 Apr 1882; died 2 Mar 1963; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Leona Wolford

1. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998: LDS Web Site.
"Certificate Number 64150
Name Leona Lester
Event Type Death
Event Date 10 Sep 1973
Event Place Lee, Florida, United States
Gender Unknown
Age 79
Race White
Birth Date 26 Apr 1894..."
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 2 Aug 2014.
Leona Lester; born 26 Apr 1893; died 10 Sep 1973; buried here; headstone photo shown; "GONE BUT
NOT FORGOTTEN".


John C. Mullett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 9; WV Archives Web Site.
John C. Molet; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of
Lark and Nancy Molet; married on 19 May 1928 at Roderfield, WV; Laura Crockett; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; daughter of Bob and Nancy Jane
Crockett.


Laura Crockett

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; taken on 7/9 Feb 1920; Page
229B; Image 6 of 16; Family #275/277.
Listed as Laura Crocket; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Robert L. Crockett.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 9; WV Archives Web Site.
John C. Molet; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of
Lark and Nancy Molet; married on 19 May 1928 at Roderfield, WV; Laura Crockett; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; daughter of Bob and Nancy Jane
Crockett.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 4 Dec 2013.
Laura Crockett Lester; born 7 Jun 1913; died 30 May 1997; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"Family links:
Parents:
Robert Lee Crockett (1873 - 1939)
Nancy Jane Mullins Crockett (1887 - 1954)

Siblings:
Ballard Crockett (1907 - 1971)*
Pauline M. Osborne (1909 - 1972)*
Holcy D. Crockett (1910 - 1976)*
Laura Crockett Lester (1913 - 1997)
Elva Crockett Campbell (1915 - 1983)*
Roy Crockett (1917 - 1919)*

*Calculated relationship..."


Virgil Mullett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1930); Page 139; Line #22; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil Mullett; age 9 mons 18 days; born 4 Dec 1929 in WV; died 21 Aug 1930 at Roderfield, WV;
of enteritis; son of John and Laura (Crockett) Mullett.; buried at Roderfield, WV


Laura Crockett

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; taken on 7/9 Feb 1920; Page
229B; Image 6 of 16; Family #275/277.
Listed as Laura Crocket; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Robert L. Crockett.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 9; WV Archives Web Site.
John C. Molet; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of
Lark and Nancy Molet; married on 19 May 1928 at Roderfield, WV; Laura Crockett; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; daughter of Bob and Nancy Jane
Crockett.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 4 Dec 2013.
Laura Crockett Lester; born 7 Jun 1913; died 30 May 1997; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"Family links:
Parents:
Robert Lee Crockett (1873 - 1939)
Nancy Jane Mullins Crockett (1887 - 1954)

Siblings:
Ballard Crockett (1907 - 1971)*
Pauline M. Osborne (1909 - 1972)*
Holcy D. Crockett (1910 - 1976)*
Laura Crockett Lester (1913 - 1997)
Elva Crockett Campbell (1915 - 1983)*
Roy Crockett (1917 - 1919)*

*Calculated relationship..."


Ernestine "Tina" Toler

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 438; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronnie Bailey Brown; age 18; born 4 Apr 1946 in Guyan, WV; single; living at Guyan, WV; son of
John and Pricie (Hatfield) Brown; married on 7 Jul 1964 at Simon, WV; earnestine Toler; age 16;
born 7 Jul 1947 at Guyan, WV; single; living at Guyan, WV; daughter of Buddy and Marie (Toler) Toler.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Earnestine "Tena" Brown Christian, 68, of Coal Mountain, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday,
September 20, 2016 at her home. She was born on July 7, 1948 in Guyan, WV a daughter of the late Buddy
and Marie Toler. Tena was of the Pentecostal Faith and attended Brenton Community Church. She enjoyed
going to church and spending time with her family. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a
son Keith Brown; a sister Velma Cline; three brother-in-laws Joe Ellis, Roy Brown and Olen Cline. Survivors
include her husband James Christian; two daughters Christine (Jeffrey) Hatfield of Coal Mountain and Shelia
Kennedy and Companion Deron Paynter of Lynco; three sons Bobby (Melissa) Brown of Coal Mountain,
Ronnie (Alisha "Muffy") Brown of Clear Fork and Tony (Christina) Brown of Herndon; brothers and sisters
Virgie (Lonnie) Harper of Brenton, Darrell (Anita) Toler of Elk Creek, Elestine Ellis of Justice and James
(Linda Sue) Toler of Oceana, Arnold (Beatrice) Toler of Elk Creek, Lorretta (Carl) Harper of Randleman, NC,
Margie Brown of South Carolina and Phyllis (Sam) Cline of Branchland; half brother and sisters Jessie (Lisa)
Toler of Coal Mountain, Randy Toler of Rockhouse, Helen (Greg) Hatfield of Coal Mountain and Charlotte
(Zeke) Southard of Coal Mountain; step father Jimmy Toler of Rockhouse; 16 grandchildren; 8 great
grandchildren; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on
Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the Coal Mountain Freewill Baptist Church, Coal Mountain, WV with Rev.
Louis Collings officiating. She will be laid to rest in Hatfield Cemetery, Coal Mountain, WV. ..."


Walter Lester

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 96B;
Family #36.
Listed as Walter Lester; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Elisha Lester.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Lathrop Coal Co; taken on 8 Jan 1920; Page
260A; Family #161/164.
Listed as Walter Lester; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Elisha Lester.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 213; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Lester; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Panther, WV; son of
Lish and Lizzie; married on 20 Aug 1928 at Panther, WV; Lake Hensley; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Dock and Laura.


Lake Hensley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 213; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Lester; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Panther, WV; son of
Lish and Lizzie; married on 20 Aug 1928 at Panther, WV; Lake Hensley; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Dock and Laura.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'71 018465; WV Archives via LDS Web Site.
Lake Lester; age 66; born 22 Aug 1905 in WV; widow; housewife; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of
D.S. and Lora (Ellis) Henshley; died 4 Dec 1971 in Doctors Memorial Hospital, Welch, WV; due to
septicemia, malnutrition; with congestive heart failure and chronic octeomellitis; buried 6 Dec 1971
in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant Egrcc (sp?) S. Lambert.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Lake Lester; born 22 Aug 1905; died 4 Dec 1971; buried here; headstone photo shown.