McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Lorenzo Gregory

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 483; WV Archives Website.
Lorenzo Gregory; age 22; born and living in Montgomery, AL; single; married on 16 May 1947 at
Ashland, WV; Dris Lee Sweeney; age 17; born in Lillybrook, WV; single; living at Ashland, WV; with
consent of Ruby Sweeney, mother of Doris Lee Sweeney.


Doris Lee Sweeney

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 483; WV Archives Website.
Lorenzo Gregory; age 22; born and living in Montgomery, AL; single; married on 16 May 1947 at
Ashland, WV; Dris Lee Sweeney; age 17; born in Lillybrook, WV; single; living at Ashland, WV; with
consent of Ruby Sweeney, mother of Doris Lee Sweeney.


Daniel Ray Ball

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Daniel Ray Ball, 45, of Panther, WV, passed away Saturday, April 30, 2023 at his residence.

"Daniel was born August 16, 1977, in Welch, WV, a son of Arthur Allen Ball and the late Bertha Ellen Cline Ball.

"In addition to his mother Bertha Ball, Daniel was preceded in death by two brothers, Edgar and Jeremiah Ball.

"Survivors include his wife, Amy Ball of Panther, WV; one daughter, Destiny Ball and girlfriend, Nikki Lankford of Princeton, WV; one son, Brandon Ball and wife Alicia of Eielson, Alaska; grandchildren, Saylor Lankford of Princeton, Jeremiah, Lorenzo and Scarlett Ball of Eielson, Alaska; his father, Allen Ball of Panther; one sister Tonya Stiltner and husband J.D. of Vansant, VA; brother, Eric Ball of Wytheville, VA; two nieces Jasmine Hackney and husband Keith of Castlewood, VA and Lashelle Stiltner and Josh Addair of Vansant VA; nephew, Cody Ball of Bluefield, WV; and a great nephew Clay Addair of Vansant, VA.

"Funeral services will be held at 7 o’clock Saturday evening, May 6, 2023 with Pastor Randall Dority officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger. Following services his body will be cremated.

"Friends may visit with the family at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger Saturday evening, May 6, 2023 from 6 to 9 p.m.

"Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger is assisting the family.

"Online condolences may be sent to the family at fanningfuneralhomes.com"


Thomas Griffin

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 84; WV Archives Website.
Thomas Griffin age 50; born and living in Salem, VA; single; married on 18 Jun 1947 at Welch, WV;
Garnette Pullen; age 40; born in Baileysville, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV.


Garnette Holbrook

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan; 35 Merrill St; taken 20 Apr 1940; Page 124A; Household #210.
Listed as Garnett Pullen; age 32; born in WV; married; 3 yrs college education; lived in same place
on1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James R. B. Pullen.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 84; WV Archives Website.
Thomas Griffin age 50; born and living in Salem, VA; single; married on 18 Jun 1947 at Welch, WV;
Garnette Pullen; age 40; born in Baileysville, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV.


James Robert Berman Pullen

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan; 35 Merrill St; taken 20 Apr 1940; Page 124A; Household #210.
Listed as James R. Pullen; age 37; born in WV; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; manager of filling station; head of household.
2. Logan Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #1785; 16 Oct 1940; Ancestry.com Website.
James Robert Berman Pullen; age 26; born 16 Dec 1913 in Logan, WV; living at 688 Stratton St,
Logan, WV; employed by Ashland Oil and Refining Co, Asland, KY; name of person who will always
know address, Mrs. Garnette Holbrook Pullen, wife; 5'10" tall' 150 lbs; blue eyes; Black hair; light
complexion.


Garnette Holbrook

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan; 35 Merrill St; taken 20 Apr 1940; Page 124A; Household #210.
Listed as Garnett Pullen; age 32; born in WV; married; 3 yrs college education; lived in same place
on1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James R. B. Pullen.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 84; WV Archives Website.
Thomas Griffin age 50; born and living in Salem, VA; single; married on 18 Jun 1947 at Welch, WV;
Garnette Pullen; age 40; born in Baileysville, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV.


Johnny H. Griffith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 231; WV Archives Website.
Johnny H. Griffith; age 21; born in Tazewell, VA; single; living at Welch, WV; married on 2 Feb 1947
in Welch, WV; Sophia Jane Liss; age 17; born in Fayette Co, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; with
consent of Mary Liss, mother of Sophia Jane Liss.


Sophia Jane Liss

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 231; WV Archives Website.
Johnny H. Griffith; age 21; born in Tazewell, VA; single; living at Welch, WV; married on 2 Feb 1947
in Welch, WV; Sophia Jane Liss; age 17; born in Fayette Co, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; with
consent of Mary Liss, mother of Sophia Jane Liss.