McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Billy Edsel Stevenson Jr

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #70-037013; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billie Edsel Stevenson, Jr; age 19; born 17 Jun 1951 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at Box 416, Davy, WV; son of Billie Edsel and Donna Jean (Justice) Stevenson;
married on 4 Sep 1970 in Hurley, VA; Rachel Margo Shumate; age 16; born 23 Aug 1954 in WV;
single; this is her 1st marriage; living at Box 264, Davy, WV; daughter of Mack Willam and Virginia
Velva (Hawks) Shumate.


Rachel Margo Shumate

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #70-037013; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billie Edsel Stevenson, Jr; age 19; born 17 Jun 1951 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at Box 416, Davy, WV; son of Billie Edsel and Donna Jean (Justice) Stevenson;
married on 4 Sep 1970 in Hurley, VA; Rachel Margo Shumate; age 16; born 23 Aug 1954 in WV;
single; this is her 1st marriage; living at Box 264, Davy, WV; daughter of Mack Willam and Virginia
Velva (Hawks) Shumate.


Mack William Shumate

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 350; WV Archives Web Site.
Mack Shumate; age 33; born in NC; single; living at Hemphill, WV; married on 13 Nov 1945
at Welch, WV; Virginia Hawks; age 21; born and living at Hemphill, WV; single.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Mack Shumate
Residence Date 01 Jun 1996
Residence Place Davy, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date Oct 1912
Address Davy, West Virginia 24828
Address Date 01 Jun 1996
2nd Address Davy, West Virginia 24828
2nd Address Date 01 Mar 1994
3rd Address Davy, West Virginia 24828
3rd Address Date 01 Nov 1984-01 Mar 1994
Record Number 171305821"


Bruce "Jeff" Shumate

1. Douglas Morturay; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Bruce “Jeff” Shumate, 57, of Davy flew to the Lord on Sunday, October 25, 2015 after a brave battle with cancer.
"Born August 18, 1958 in Welch he was the son of the late Mack and Virginia Shumate, and was a life long resident of Big Jenny Hollow in Davy. Jeff was employed at Walmart and took pride in his work. He was loved by all his co-workers.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Warreny Shumate and Brice Shumate.
"Those left to cherish his memory are four sisters, Veronica Mitchell and husband Paul of North Welch with whom he made his home, Beverly Peake and husband David of North Welch, Ginger Carter of Roderfield, and Margo Stevenson and husband Ed of Harrogate, TN; one brother, Denvail Shumate and wife Charlotte of Lenore, NC; and a host of nieces and nephews. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
"To honor his wish Jeff will be cremated, and a service to honor his memory will be held Sunday, November 1 at 12 Noon in the Big Jenny Pentecostal Holiness Church, Big Jenny. Pastors Otis Lester and Johnny Akers will officiate...."


James Arnold Wood

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 117; WV Archives Web Site.
Arnold James Wood; age 24; born in Uniontown, PA; single; living at Bartley, WV; married on 5 Jul 1946
at Welch, WV; Geraldine Spears; age 17; born in Yukon, WV; single; living at Bartley, WV; with consent of
George Spears, father of Geraldine Spears.


Geraldine Spears

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 117; WV Archives Web Site.
Arnold James Wood; age 24; born in Uniontown, PA; single; living at Bartley, WV; married on 5 Jul 1946
at Welch, WV; Geraldine Spears; age 17; born in Yukon, WV; single; living at Bartley, WV; with consent of
George Spears, father of Geraldine Spears.
2. Douglas Morturay; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Geraldine Wood, 86, of Bartley went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 in Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston.
"Born July 4, 1929 in Iaeger she was the daughter of the late George and Laura Spears. She was a homemaker, and of the Methodist Faith.
"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James Arnold Wood; and three sons, Danny, Donald and Daren Wood.
"Those left to cherish her memory are one son, Woody Wood and wife Ellie of Bluefield; two daughters, Dale Blevins and husband Jackie of Bartley, and Donna Sue Beaudione and husband David of Chicago, IL; and 11 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
"Funeral service will be conducted Sunday at 12 Noon in the Yukon #2 Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Rev. Lacy Griffith officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell...."


Winfred Lee Mullins Sr

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Winfred L Mullins
Residence Date 01 Jan 1998-01 Jun 2002
Residence Place Hemphill, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 18 Aug 1945
Address Hemphill, West Virginia 24842
2nd Address Hemphill, West Virginia 24842
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1996-01 Jun 1997
Record Number 557218769"


Hattie Mae Appleby

1. Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hattie M Appleby
Date of Birth: 16 Jun 1950
Birth Place: Russell, Kentucky, USA
Mother's name: Madeline Bell
Volume Number: 218
Certificate Number: 95751
Volume Year: 1953"
2. Douglas Morturay; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Hattie Mae Mullins, 65, of Hemphill went to be with the Lord on Friday, November 6, 2015 in Charleston Area Medical Center.
"Born June 16, 1950 in Jamestown, KY, she was the daughter of the late Buford and Madeline Appleby. She was a homemaker, and a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Adam Mullins; a daughter, Madeline Horn; and her mother-in-law and father-in-law, Virginia and Walter Mullins.
"Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Winfred Mullins of Hemphill; three sons, Winfred Mullins Jr. and wife Angie of North Welch, Joey Mullins and Randy Mullins and companion Kandie Hensley all of Hemphill; three daughters, Paulette Hale and Frances Mullins and companion Danny Craft all of Hemphill, and Angie Mullins of Castlewood, VA; a brother, William Appleby of Jamestown, KY; and 11 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
"Funeral service will be conducted Monday, November 9, at 1 p.m. in the Douglas Mortuary Chapel in Welch. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will follow in the Hurt and Mullins Cemetery, Hemphill...."


Walter "Red" Mullins

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 442; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Mullins; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Wolf Pen, WV; son of
John and Sallie Mullins; married on 12 Aug 1938 at Indian Creek, Wyoming Co, WV; Virginia
Hall; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Wolf Pen, WV; daughter of Charley Hall and
Pearl Hall Mullins


Virginia Hall

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 442; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Mullins; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Wolf Pen, WV; son of
John and Sallie Mullins; married on 12 Aug 1938 at Indian Creek, Wyoming Co, WV; Virginia
Hall; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Wolf Pen, WV; daughter of Charley Hall and
Pearl Hall Mullins


Terry Lee Mullins

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Terry Lee Mullins
Residence Date 15 Oct 2005-01 Jan 2009
Residence Place Welch, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 16 Dec 1956
Address Welch, West Virginia 24801
Address Date 15 Oct 2005-01 Jan 2009
2nd Address Hemphill, West Virginia 24842
2nd Address Date 01 Jan 1998-20 Oct 2006
Record Number 369504856"


Madeline Bell

1. Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hattie M Appleby
Date of Birth: 16 Jun 1950
Birth Place: Russell, Kentucky, USA
Mother's name: Madeline Bell
Volume Number: 218
Certificate Number: 95751
Volume Year: 1953"


Woodrow Potter

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #83 040197; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Woodrow Potter; age 18; born 29 Jun 1965 in Welch, WV; this was his first marriage;
10th grade education; living at PO Box 153, Roderfield, WV; son of Homer Thompson
Drema Potter; married on 9 Aug 1983 at Tazewell, VA; Debra Mitchell; age 18; born
25 Jul 1965 at Welch, WV; this was her first marriage; 7th grade education; living at
General Delivery, Roderfield, WV; daughter of Ernest and Martha (Roberts) Mitchell.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #85-052788; Ancestty.com Web Site.
Woodrow Potter; age 20; born 29 Jun 1965 in WV; this was his first (sic, second) marriage; 10th
grade education; living at General Delivery, Pikeville, Pike Co, KY; son of Homer Thompson and
Dreama Potter; married on 10 Oct 1985 in Grundy, VA; Pheobe Molly Wallace; age 20; born 3 Jul
1965 in WV; this was her first marriage; 9th grade education; living at General Delivery, Pikeville, Pike
Co, KY; daughter of Henry Thomas and Clara Ruth (Webb) Wallace.
3. Douglas Morturay; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Woodrow Potter, 50, of Welch passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2015 in Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, TN.
"Born June 29, 1965 in Welch he was the son of Homer Thompson of Cookeville, TN, and Drema Potter Brown of Welch. He was a former coal truck driver.
"He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Ethel Thompson; a son, Jonathan Woodrow Potter; a nephew, John Tinney; and a niece, Madison Tessner.
"In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife, Pheobe Potter of Berwind; one son, Albert Potter of Three Forks; a step-son and step-daughter, David Scott of Berwind and Benda Scott of Princeton; one brother, Kevin Tessner and wife Erica of Davy; four sisters, Dianne and Eddie Tinney of Kingsport, Mildred Brooks of Princeton, and Alice and John Tinney and Kathy Thompson all of Premier; Many nieces and nephews, including a special niece Shiann Brooks of Morgantown. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
"Funeral service will be conducted Monday, November 23, at 1 p.m. in the Douglas Mortuary chapel in Welch with the Revs. Martin West and Marie Bolden officiating. Burial will follow in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield...."
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Larry E. Smith; 15 Oct 2017.
Woodrow Potter; born 29 Jun 1965; died 18 Nov 2015; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Pheobe Molly Wallace

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #85-052788; Ancestty.com Web Site.
Woodrow Potter; age 20; born 29 Jun 1965 in WV; this was his first (sic, second) marriage; 10th grade
education; living at General Delivery, Pikeville, Pike Co, KY; son of Homer Thompson and Dreama
Potter; married on 10 Oct 1985 in Grundy, VA; Pheobe Molly Wallace; age 20; born 3 Jul 1965 in WV;
this was her first marriage; 9th grade education; living at General Delivery, Pikeville, Pike Co, KY;
daughter of Henry Thomas and Clara Ruth (Webb) Wallace.


Dominick Lobas

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Dominick Lobas; age 21; born at O'Toole, WV; single; living at Havaco, WV; married on
1 Jul 1946 at Welch, WV; Marcella Bexfield; age 16; born in West Hamlin, WV; single;
living at Havaco, WV; with consent of John Henry Bexfield, father of Marcella Bexfield.


Marcella Bexfield

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Dominick Lobas; age 21; born at O'Toole, WV; single; living at Havaco, WV; married on
1 Jul 1946 at Welch, WV; Marcella Bexfield; age 16; born in West Hamlin, WV; single;
living at Havaco, WV; with consent of John Henry Bexfield, father of Marcella Bexfield.


Emmett Potter

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 121; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmet Potter; age 21; born in Johnson Co, TN; sigle; logger; living at Dan, WV; son of ______;
married on 30 Apr 1916 at Dan, WV; Minnie Baker; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of George and Deonia (sic, Dema) Baker.


Minnie Baker

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken 6 Jun 1900; Page 75A, Family #54/54.
Listed as Minnie Baker, age 7 months, born in Oct 1899, in WV, in household of father, George Baker.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Susanna, taken on 27 May 1910, Page 185A,
Family #178.
Listed as Minnie Baker, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, George Baker.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 121; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmet Potter; age 21; born in Johnson Co, TN; sigle; logger; living at Dan, WV; son of ______;
married on 30 Apr 1916 at Dan, WV; Minnie Baker; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of George and Deonia (sic, Dema) Baker.


John Potter

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 45; WV Archives Web Site.
John Potter; age 39; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; black; workman, living in Welch, WV; son of
James and Betty; married on 25 Mar 1916 at residence of J.A. McDowell in Welch, WV; Jessie
Williams; age 28; born in NC; single; black; daughter of Tischie and Bill.


Jessie Williams

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 45; WV Archives Web Site.
John Potter; age 39; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; black; workman, living in Welch, WV; son of
James and Betty; married on 25 Mar 1916 at residence of J.A. McDowell in Welch, WV; Jessie
Williams; age 28; born in NC; single; black; daughter of Tischie and Bill.