McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Elbert Frank Muncy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War Creek; E.D. 24-20; taken on 27 Apr 1940;
Page 390B; Image 40 of 62; Household #320.
Listed as Frank Munsey; age 39; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Iris Smith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War Creek; E.D. 24-20; taken on 27 Apr 1940;
Page 390B; Image 40 of 62; Household #320.
Listed as Iris Munsey; age 35; born in KY; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Elbert F. Muncy.


Paul Muncy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War Creek; E.D. 24-20; taken on 27 Apr 1940;
Page 390B; Image 40 of 62; Household #320.
Listed as Paul Munsey; age 13; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Elbert F. Muncy.


Joan Muncy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War Creek; E.D. 24-20; taken on 27 Apr 1940;
Page 390B; Image 40 of 62; Household #320.
Listed as Joan Munsey; age 10; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Elbert F. Muncy.


Don Ray Muncy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War Creek; E.D. 24-20; taken on 27 Apr 1940;
Page 390B; Image 40 of 62; Household #320.
Listed as Don Ray Munsey; age 8; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Elbert F. Muncy.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 481; WV Archives Web Site.
Don Ray Munsey; age 26; born at Berwind, WV; single; living at Box 202, Berwind, WV; married on 16 Nov 1958
at the Bartley methodist Church, Bartley, WV; Ernestine Nunn; age 18; born and living at Bartley, WV; single; with
consent od Shirley and Lilly Nunn, parents of Ernestine Nunn.
3. Douglas Mortuary, Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Don R. Munsey went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the age of 84 at home in Caretta after a long illness.
"Born March 9, 1932 in Berwind, he was the son of the late Elbert “Frank” and Iris Smith Munsey.
"He graduated from Big Creek High School. He retired after 20 years of service in the US Air Force and US Army, and was a Korean and Vietnam War veteran. He was a coal miner at Olga Coal Company in Caretta, and attended the Emmanuel Baptist Church in War.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife Ernestine Munsey; two sisters Joyce “Joann” Campbell and Hazel Reedy; and one brother Paul Munsey.
"Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Selma Holbrook Munsey of the home; three daughters, Sharon Shulsky (Phillip) of Sierra Vista, AZ, Ellissa Munsey of War, and Donna Munsey of Tucson, AZ; two grandchildren, Ernestine Sayakham (Alex) and Nicole Nieto; one great grandchild Ronin Sayakham; and two step grandchildren, P.J. and Paulmichael Shulsky.
"He was a loving father and husband. He will always be in our hearts and sadly missed by his family and friends.
"Funeral service will be conducted Saturday, December 3 at 10:30 a.m. in the Emmanuel Baptist Church, War with the Rev. Spencer Oxford officiating. Burial will follow in Grandview Memory Gardens, Bluefield, VA...."


Shirley D. Nunn

1. 1910 Census, Breathitt Co, KY; Jackson; taken on 5/6 May 1910; Page 13B; Image 26 of 27;
Family #243/251.
Listed as Sheorley Nunn; age 4; born in KY; in household of father, William Nunn.
2. 1920 census, Mingo Co, WV; Harvey District; taken on 10 Jan 1920; Page 27A; Image 13 of 30;
Family #118/119.
Listed as Shirlie Nunn; age 13; born in KY; in household of father, William Nunn.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 180A;
Image 15 of 56; Family #145/145.
Listed as Shirley Nunn; age 24; born in KY; trucking lumber for saw mill; in household of father,
William Nunn.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Plesant View Memory Gardens, Martinsburg, Berkeley Co, WV; submitted by
Birdman; 5 Jul 2011.
Shirley D. Nunn; born 8 Feb 1906 in Winchester, Clark Co, KY; died in Sep 1984; buried here; no grave
marker photo shown.


Lilly Vinson

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Plesant View Memory Gardens, Martinsburg, Berkeley Co, WV; submitted by
Genealogy Nut; 26 Jan 2013.
Lilly Vinson Nunn; born 14 Feb 1919 in Mingo Co, WV; died 24 Jan 2013 in Rockledge, Bervard Co, FL;
buried here; no grave marker photo shown; obit posted.
"Lillie V. Nunn went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at the age of 93, in Rockledge, Fla.

"She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Justine and Frank Huff, of Melbourne, Fla.; her son, William S. Nunn and his wife, Martha; and her 96-year-old sister, Mary Smith, of Charleston. She will forever be in the hearts of her nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

"She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Shirley Nunn; her daughter, Ernestine Munsey; a grandson, Jeff Huff; and 15 of her siblings

"(Can't you just hear the roar of that heavenly reunion celebration? Joy unending!).

"Lillie served as an LPN at Charles Town Memorial Hospital for more than 20 years but started caring for the ill at age 13. She also served as a midwife for many years.

"She was a longtime members of the First Baptist Church of Ranson. She also was involved at the Seaside Chapel at Patrick Air Force Base in Satellite Beach, Fla. She remained active in sharing God's love with all she came into contact with at her home at Palm Cottages of Rockledge, where she lived for the last six years. She was dearly loved and will be missed by residents, staff, her many family and friends, both in Florida and West Virginia.

"Services will be held in West Virginia at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at First Baptist Church of Ranson, with Pastor Mike Withem officiating. Receiving friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the church. Entombment will follow at Pleasant View Memory Gardens, Kearneysville...."


Don Ray Muncy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War Creek; E.D. 24-20; taken on 27 Apr 1940;
Page 390B; Image 40 of 62; Household #320.
Listed as Don Ray Munsey; age 8; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Elbert F. Muncy.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 481; WV Archives Web Site.
Don Ray Munsey; age 26; born at Berwind, WV; single; living at Box 202, Berwind, WV; married on 16 Nov 1958
at the Bartley methodist Church, Bartley, WV; Ernestine Nunn; age 18; born and living at Bartley, WV; single; with
consent od Shirley and Lilly Nunn, parents of Ernestine Nunn.
3. Douglas Mortuary, Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Don R. Munsey went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the age of 84 at home in Caretta after a long illness.
"Born March 9, 1932 in Berwind, he was the son of the late Elbert “Frank” and Iris Smith Munsey.
"He graduated from Big Creek High School. He retired after 20 years of service in the US Air Force and US Army, and was a Korean and Vietnam War veteran. He was a coal miner at Olga Coal Company in Caretta, and attended the Emmanuel Baptist Church in War.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife Ernestine Munsey; two sisters Joyce “Joann” Campbell and Hazel Reedy; and one brother Paul Munsey.
"Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Selma Holbrook Munsey of the home; three daughters, Sharon Shulsky (Phillip) of Sierra Vista, AZ, Ellissa Munsey of War, and Donna Munsey of Tucson, AZ; two grandchildren, Ernestine Sayakham (Alex) and Nicole Nieto; one great grandchild Ronin Sayakham; and two step grandchildren, P.J. and Paulmichael Shulsky.
"He was a loving father and husband. He will always be in our hearts and sadly missed by his family and friends.
"Funeral service will be conducted Saturday, December 3 at 10:30 a.m. in the Emmanuel Baptist Church, War with the Rev. Spencer Oxford officiating. Burial will follow in Grandview Memory Gardens, Bluefield, VA...."


Ernestine Nunn

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 481; WV Archives Web Site.
Don Ray Munsey; age 26; born at Berwind, WV; single; living at Box 202, Berwind, WV; married on 16 Nov 1958
at the Bartley methodist Church, Bartley, WV; Ernestine Nunn; age 18; born and living at Bartley, WV; single; with
consent od Shirley and Lilly Nunn, parents of Ernestine Nunn.