McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Charles Stapleton

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 234; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Stapleton; age 25; born in War Eagle, WV; single; living at Twin Branch, WV; married
on 6 Mar 1946 at Davy, WV; Hazel Salyers; age 19; born and living at Twin Branch, WV; single;
with consent of Joe Salyers, father of Hazel Salyers.


Rebecca Hazel Salyers

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 234; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Stapleton; age 25; born in War Eagle, WV; single; living at Twin Branch, WV; married
on 6 Mar 1946 at Davy, WV; Hazel Salyers; age 19; born and living at Twin Branch, WV; single;
with consent of Joe Salyers, father of Hazel Salyers.
2. Stafford Funeral Home, Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Rebecca Hazel Salyers Stapleton, 87, of Matheny, WV passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at
Harper Mills, Beckley, WV. She was born on April 3, 1929 a daughter of the late Joe and Bertha Price
Salyers. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 71 years Charles
Stapleton; two brothers Buford and Clarence Salyers; and a sister Diane Ball. Survivors include two sons
Doug Stapleton and wife Shelby and Darrell Stapleton and wife Magel all of Matheny; two sisters Imogene
Hayden of Ocala, FL and Patricia Toler of Beckley; five grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; six great
great grandchildren; a special friend Dorothy Brooks; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral
services will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral
Home, Lynco, WV with Bro. Lowell O'Dell officiating. She will be laid to rest in Sunset Memorial Park,
Beckley, WV...."


Delbert Woodrow "Red" Cline

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1963); Page 230; WV Archives Web Site.
Delbert Cline; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Lynco, WV; son of Woodrow W. and Anna
Mae Cline; married on 5 Oct 1963 at Lynco, WV; Shirley Louise Craig; age 17; born in Summers Co, WV;
single; living at Lynco, WV; daughter of Oliver and Thelma Craig.
2. Stafford Funeral Home, Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Delbert Woodrow "Red" Cline, 75, of Oceana, WV passed away on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at his home
following a short illness. He was born on May 20, 1941 in Iaeger, WV a son of the late Woodrow Wilson and
Anna Mae McCoy Cline. Delbert is a member of the Clear Fork Valley Baptist Church where he served as
deacon and sang in the choir. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother Carl Cline and a
sister Linda Toler. Survivors include his loving wife of 53 years Shirley Louise Craig Cline; a daughter Leisha
Renae (Gary) Mills of Slab Fork; a son Jamie Delbert Cline and Partner Michael Meehan of San Rafael, CA;
six grandchildren Corey Alexander and Casey Garrett Mills, Taylor, Michael, Tristan and Jacob
Cline-Meehan; three sisters Beatrice (Bruce) Lamb of Beckley, Alyce Argabright of Oceana and Tammy
(Dickie) Bragg of Beckley; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00
PM on Friday, December 30, 2016 at the Clear Fork Valley Baptist Church with Pastor Erwin Gregory
officiating. He will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. ..."


Shirley Louise Craig

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1963); Page 230; WV Archives Web Site.
Delbert Cline; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Lynco, WV; son of Woodrow W. and Anna
Mae Cline; married on 5 Oct 1963 at Lynco, WV; Shirley Louise Craig; age 17; born in Summers Co, WV;
single; living at Lynco, WV; daughter of Oliver and Thelma Craig.


Angelina "Angie" Lucion

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Evergreen Memorial Par; Simter, Sumter Co, SC; submitted by
Remember me; 9 Sep 2013.
Angelina "Angie" Lucion Hall; born 24 Dec 1940; died 19 Oct 2013; buried here; grave marker photo
shown; obit posted.
"Angelina "Angie" Lucion Hall, 72, widow of Roy James Hall, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Providence Hospital in Columbia.

"Born in Hensley, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Robert Lucion and Ella Hill Lucion.

"Angie was a devoted, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt. Angie had a confidante whom we call "Aunt" Barbara Johnson or "Big Mama."

"Mrs. Hall was a devoted member of the Plaza Church of Christ. She helped them with many of their committees and social events. She was a longtime member of The Sumter Newcomer's Club and for the past few years was on the board of directors. She was the social director and set up activities for the members and their spouses. She was the Queen Mum of the "Classie Ladies of Sumter" Red Hats group formed in September 2009.

"She was a member of the Shepherd's Center and worked with them on different occasions. She loved games and different card games and formed a group to play cards or games on a weekly basis. They called themselves "Angie's Girls."

"Angie was a dear friend to those close to her, and she will be missed terribly.

"Surviving is one son, Steve Lee (Amy) Hall, and a daughter, Pamela (Aron) Hall-Samonia, all of Sumter; numerous brothers and sisters; three grandchildren, Jamie Barr (Brandon) Rogers, Laura Gaffney Hall and her fiancé, Todd Brown, and Mary Lucion Hall; and two great-grandchildren, Lillie Marie Rogers and Mollie Gray Rogers.

'Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home with the Rev. Dearld Sterling officiating.

"Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. ..."


Robert Lucion Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 19; WV Archives Web Site.
Rob Lucion; age 31; born in Italy; single; assistant foreman; living at Hensley, WV; son of Catherin
and Antonio Lucion; married on 17 oct 1927 at Welch, WV; Ella Hill; age 21 (sic, 15); born in Mingo
Co, WV; single; daughter of Katie and Mac Strone.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 4 Dec 2013.
Robert Lucion, Sr; born 15 jan 1898; died 23 Apr 1968; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with wife, Ella Bernice Lucion; "BELOVED FATHER AND MOTHER, HOW WE MISS YOU".


Ella Bernice Hill

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page
216B; Image 8 of 17; Family #119/122.
Listed as Ella Hill; age 9; born in WV; in household of step-father, Mike Strattis.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 19; WV Archives Web Site.
Rob Lucion; age 31; born in Italy; single; assistant foreman; living at Hensley, WV; son of Catherin
and Antonio Lucion; married on 17 oct 1927 at Welch, WV; Ella Hill; age 21 (sic, 15); born in Mingo
Co, WV; single; daughter of Katie and Mac Strone.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hensley; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 57B;
Image 44 of 57; Family #378/396.
Listed as Ella L. Strattis; age 18; born in WV; in household of step-father, Mike Strattis.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 4 Dec 2013.
Ellen Bernice Lucion; born 14 Aug 1912; died 22 Nov 1991; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with husband, Robert Lucion, Sr; "BELOVED FATHER AND MOTHER, HOW WE MISS YOU".


Robert Lucion Jr.

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 435; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lucian, Jr; age 22; born and living at hensley, WV; single; married on 10 Jul 1954 at Roderfield,
WV; Velma Joyce West; age 21; born and living at Roderfield, WV; single.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 4 Dec 2013.
Robert Lucian, Jr; born 22 Dec 1931; died 18 Dec 2003; buried here; double headstone photo show with wife,
Velma Joyce Lucian.


Velma Joyce West

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 435; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lucian, Jr; age 22; born and living at hensley, WV; single; married on 10 Jul 1954 at Roderfield,
WV; Velma Joyce West; age 21; born and living at Roderfield, WV; single.


Leslie James Lucas

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 115; WV Archives Web Site.
Leslie James Lucas; age 39; born in Orbiston, OH; single; living at Akron, OH; married on
4 Dec 1953 in Davy, WV; Mattie Jones; age 34; born and living in Hensley, WV; single.


Mattie Jones

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hampton Roads; taken on 2 Jan 1920;
Page 211B; Image 2 of 2; Family #13/13.
Listed as Matties Jones; age 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William M. Jones.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 115; WV Archives Web Site.
Leslie James Lucas; age 39; born in Orbiston, OH; single; living at Akron, OH; married on
4 Dec 1953 in Davy, WV; Mattie Jones; age 34; born and living in Hensley, WV; single.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 4 Dec 2013.
Mattie Lucas; born 20 Jan 1919; died 26 Mar 2004; buried here; headstone photo shown; "REST IN PEACE".


Sina Elizabeth Bryant

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #77 019015: VA marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harvey Ray Lowe; age 37; born 7 May 1940 in NC; divorced; this was his second marriage; 1 yr HS education;
living at iaeger, WV; son of Roston Ray and Mattie Jane (Garris) Lowe; married on 7 May 1977 in Lebanon
Memorial United Methodist Church, Lebanon, VA; Sina Elizabeth Bailey; age 32; born 17 Apr 1945 in KY;
divorced; this was her second marriage; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of John and Goldie (Baker) Bryant.


Harvey Ray Lowe

1. Index to Delayed Birth Certificates; Page 103; NC Birth Indexes, 1800-2000; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harvey R. Lowe; born 7 May 1940 in Edwards Township, Wilkes Co, NC; parents, R.R. and Mattie.
2. Carroll Co, VA; Marriage License #32581; Virginia Marriages, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harvey Ray Lowe; age 18; born in Wilkes Co, NC; single; furniture factory worker; living in Fancy Gap, VA;
son of Rosten and Mattie (Garris) Lowe; married on 29 Nov 1958 in Carroll Co, VA; Georgia Ellen England;
age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Elmer and Lucille (Howard) England.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #77 019015: VA marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harvey Ray Lowe; age 37; born 7 May 1940 in NC; divorced; this was his second marriage; 1 yr HS education;
living at iaeger, WV; son of Roston Ray and Mattie Jane (Garris) Lowe; married on 7 May 1977 in Lebanon
Memorial United Methodist Church, Lebanon, VA; Sina Elizabeth Bailey; age 32; born 17 Apr 1945 in KY;
divorced; this was her second marriage; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of John and Goldie (Baker) Bryant.
4. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Harvey Ray Lowe
Residence Date 01 Oct 1999
Residence Place Iaeger, West Virginia, United States
Address 547 PO Box
Address Continued Iaeger, West Virginia 24844"


Sina Elizabeth Bryant

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #77 019015: VA marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harvey Ray Lowe; age 37; born 7 May 1940 in NC; divorced; this was his second marriage; 1 yr HS education;
living at iaeger, WV; son of Roston Ray and Mattie Jane (Garris) Lowe; married on 7 May 1977 in Lebanon
Memorial United Methodist Church, Lebanon, VA; Sina Elizabeth Bailey; age 32; born 17 Apr 1945 in KY;
divorced; this was her second marriage; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of John and Goldie (Baker) Bryant.


Roston C. Lowe

1. Index to Delayed Birth Certificates; Page 103; NC Birth Indexes, 1800-2000; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roston C. Lowe; born 1 Aug 1935 in Edwards Township, Wilkes Co, NC; parents, R.R. and Mattie.


Kenneth Eugene Cooper

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 373; WV Archives Web Site.
Kenneth Eugene Cooper; age 22; born in Window, WV; living at Marianna, WV; son of J.B. and Edna Mae Cooper;
married on 13 Mar 1955 at Lyburn, WV; Carolyn Lee Harless; age 19; born in Rita, WV; single; living at Marianna,
WV; daughter of Luther Martin and Lola Maxine Harless.
2. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 13 Sep 2015; Newspaper Obit; (Partial); NewsLibrary.com Web Site.
"Kenneth Eugene Cooper
"HINTON - Kenneth Eugene Cooper, 83, of Hinton formerly of Pineville passed away at his residence on Thursday, September 10, 2015 following a long illness.Born August 29, 1932 at Skin Fork, he was the son of the late Joseph B. Cooper and Edna Mae Cook Cooper.Kenneth was president of W-P Coal Company; division manager at Island Creek Coal Company; a member of the Cooper Memorial Baptist Church; he was an ordained minister; served in the US Army and he loved to hunt and fish.."..


Carolyn Lee Harless

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 373; WV Archives Web Site.
Kenneth Eugene Cooper; age 22; born in Window, WV; living at Marianna, WV; son of J.B. and Edna Mae Cooper;
married on 13 Mar 1955 at Lyburn, WV; Carolyn Lee Harless; age 19; born in Rita, WV; single; living at Marianna,
WV; daughter of Luther Martin and Lola Maxine Harless.
2. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Carolyn Lee Harless Cooper, 80, of Mullinsville, departed this life on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. She had been a long-term resident of the Wyoming Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in New Richmond.

'Born January 26, 1936 in Rita, WV, she was the eldest child of Martin (Luther) Harless and Lola Adkins Harless, both deceased. Carolyn and her six siblings were raised in the coal camp communities of Logan County and she was a 1954 graduate of Logan High School. As a youth she was active in the Neibert Missionary Baptist Church where she sang alto in the church choir. Church is where she met her husband Kenneth Cooper whom she married in 1955. They had two daughters, Kathy and Leisa, and she was very active in her daughters’ school activities. She was a beloved band mother and supporter of the Pineville High School marching band in the 1970’s.

"Carolyn loved all children and treasured her grandchildren and spending time with her family. She was a member of the Wyoming United Methodist Church and attended church services at the nursing home when health permitted.

"Left to cherish her precious memories are her daughters Kathy (Ronald) Cook of Mullinsville and Leisa Jones of Christiansburg, VA. Her granddaughters Charissa (Greg) Cook; Angel (Timmy) Lane, all of Pineville; and Jeri Ann (Scott) Miller of Kernsersville, NC. Her great grandchildren McKenzie Cook, Dylan Cook, and Carlee Lane. She is also survived by her loving sisters Lois Thompson and Eleanor (Yvonne) Harless of Lyburn; Shelia (Wilmot) Sewell of Camden, NC; June (Lynda) Harless of Point Pleasant; and Rachel Porter of Washington, NC. Carolyn has seven nephews and three nieces, as well as numerous grandnephews and grandnieces left to remember her kindness, as well as numerous friends throughout the Pineville community.

"Carolyn never met a stranger and was loved by all.

"She was preceded in death by an only brother, Martin (Mitch) Harless; and a niece, Diana Harless King both of Livermore, CA; and, one nephew, John Wesley Thompson of Lyburn. She was also preceded in death by the father of her daughters, Kenneth Eugene Cooper.

"Funeral arrangements are by Evans-Calfee Funeral Home, 614 Appalachian Hwy, Pineville. Friends may call from noon until 1:00 on Monday, December 26. Services will follow with burial at the Cooper Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery on Windom Road. Rev. Daniel Lowther will be officiating...."