Arzey L. Gillian

M, #1651, b. circa 1902
FatherThomas Jefferson Gillian b. May, 1851, d. August 17, 1926
MotherElizabeth Ann Fox b. March 29, 1871, d. June 7, 1942
Birth*circa 1902 Arzey was born at WV circa 1902.1 
 He was the son of Thomas Jefferson Gillian and Elizabeth Ann Fox
(Witness) Census7 May 1910 Arzey L. Gillian appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 in the household of Thomas Jefferson Gillian and Elizabeth Ann Fox at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census8 Jan 1920 Arzey L. Gillian appeared on the census of 8 Jan 1920 in the household of Thomas Jefferson Gillian and Elizabeth Ann Fox at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVThomas Jefferson Gillian, Elizabeth Ann Fox, Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian, Oliver Clyde Gillian, Okey Earl Gillian, Arzey L. Gillian, Jesse C. Gillian, Bess Catherine Gillian, Gracie R. Gillian and Kyle C. Gillian1
8 Jan 1920Sandstone, Summers Co, WVThomas Jefferson Gillian, Elizabeth Ann Fox, Oliver Clyde Gillian, Okey Earl Gillian, Arzey L. Gillian, Jesse C. Gillian, Bess Catherine Gillian, Kyle C. Gillian and Mable A. Gillian1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Oscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper1,2,3

M, #1652, b. 5 Dec 1893, d. 20 Jan 1949
FatherAaron C. Cooper b. May, 1863, d. March 5, 1926
MotherIsabell Adkins b. 1864, d. 1938
Birth*5 Dec 1893 Oscar was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Dec 1893.1,2 
 He was the son of Aaron C. Cooper and Isabell Adkins
Birth2Sep 1894 Oscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper was birth2 in Sep 1894 at WV.4 
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1900 He appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1900 in the household of Aaron C. Cooper and Isabell Adkins at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census6 May 1910 Oscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper appeared on the census of 6 May 1910 in the household of Aaron C. Cooper and Isabell Adkins at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*10 Apr 1915 He married Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian at Summers Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1915.
O.F. cooper, age 21, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Zora Gillian, age 21, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by L.G. Richmond.2 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: farm laborer in Jan 1920 at Laurel Creek Rd, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.3 
Census*9 Jan 1920 Oscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper and Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian appeared on the census as head of household at Laurel Creek Rd, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 9 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Meadow Creek Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV. Truck farm.3 
Census4 Apr 1930 Oscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper and Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian appeared on the census as head of household at Meadow Creek Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 4 Apr 1930.3 
Death*20 Jan 1949 Oscar died on 20 Jan 1949 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 55. Died of injuries from a car accident.1 
Burial*22 Jan 1949 He was buried on 22 Jan 1949 at Cooper Cemetery, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVAaron C. Cooper, Isabell Adkins, Rosa L. Cooper, William Thomas Cooper, Crona Alice Cooper, Charles Clarence Cooper, Carl G. Cooper, Oscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper, James Plummer Cooper, Emsy Mae Cooper and Homer A. Cooper3
6 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVAaron C. Cooper, Isabell Adkins, Charles Clarence Cooper, Oscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper, James Plummer Cooper, Emsy Mae Cooper, Homer A. Cooper, Norma A. Cooper, Donna B. Cooper, Bettie L. Cooper and Margaret A. Phillips4
9 Jan 1920Laurel Creek Rd, Sandstone, Summers Co, WVOscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper, Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian, Madelon R. Cooper, Ronald Eugene "Joe" Cooper and Harold Leon "Pat" Cooper3
4 Apr 1930Meadow Creek Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVOscar Franklin 'Pat' Cooper, Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian, Madelon R. Cooper, Ronald Eugene "Joe" Cooper and Harold Leon "Pat" Cooper3

Partners and Children

Marriage*10 Apr 1915 He married Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian at Summers Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1915.
O.F. cooper, age 21, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Zora Gillian, age 21, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by L.G. Richmond.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Gratton W. Hall1

M, #1653, b. 11 May 1891, d. Jun 1977
Birth*11 May 1891 Gratton was born at VA on 11 May 1891.2,1 
Marriage*11 Jul 1953 He married Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Jul 1953.
Gratton W. Hall, age 62, widowed, b. VA, res. Indian Mills; Zora Cooper, age 59, widowed, b. Summers Co, res. Hinton; md. by H.P. Hackney.1 
Death*Jun 1977 Gratton W. Hall died in Jun 1977 at Peterstown, Monroe Co, WV, at age 86..2 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Elmer Thomas Hutsenpiller1

M, #1654, b. 27 Jul 1891, d. Dec 1973
Birth*27 Jul 1891 Elmer was born at Greenbrier Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1891.2,3 
Marriage*4 Dec 1913 He married Lena Taylor at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Dec 1913. Elmer Hutsenpiller, age 22, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers Co; Lena Taylor, age 18, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.3 
Marriage*4 Feb 1960 He married Missouri Frances "Zora" Gillian at Ronceverte, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 4 Feb 1960.
E.T. Hutsenpillar, age 68, widowed, b. Dawson, res. Virginia Beach, VA, par. John & Hattie, carpenter; Missouri Frances Cooper, age 66, widowed, b. Sandstone, res. Oak Hill, par. Thomas & Elizabeth; md by A.T. Stewart at Ronceverte.4,5 
Residence*15 Dec 1970 Elmer Thomas Hutsenpiller resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 15 Dec 1970.6 
Death*Dec 1973 He died in Dec 1973 at Virginia Beach, VA, at age 82..2 

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, John B. Hutsenpiller, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Saturday, 9 May 2009, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed May 2009.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S2719] "Mrs. Cales Gives Class Devotional," Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 13 Jan 1962, in which "Mrs. Zora Hutsenpiller" is mentioned.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Zora Hutsenpiller, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 17 Dec 1970.

Ruby H. (?)

F, #1655, b. circa 1911
Birth*circa 1911 Ruby was born at WV circa 1911.1 
Marriage*circa 1927 She married Jesse C. Gillian circa 1927.1 
Census*21 Apr 1930 Ruby H. (?) and Jesse C. Gillian appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 21 Apr 1930.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJesse C. Gillian, Ruby H. (?), James Gillian and Eddie Gillian1

Partners and Children

Children
  • James Gillian1
  • Eddie Gillian1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Clyde H. Richmond

F, #1656, b. 1899, d. 1959
Burial* Her body was interred at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery. 
Birth*1899 Clyde was born at WV in 1899. 
Marriage*circa 1921 She married Oliver Clyde Gillian circa 1921.1 
Census*21 Apr 1930 Clyde H. Richmond and Oliver Clyde Gillian appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 21 Apr 1930. Also enumerated in this household were 6 boarders, all public school teacher.1 
Death*1959 Clyde died in 1959 at Summers Co, WV. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVOliver Clyde Gillian, Clyde H. Richmond, Ramona Gillian, Davin Gillian, Jack Gillian, Eddy Gillian and Elihu Aaron Burdette1

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

John William Burdette1

M, #1657, b. 28 Feb 1918, d. 13 Jul 2005
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*28 Feb 1918 John was born at Summers Co, WV, on 28 Feb 1918.1,2 
 He was the son of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 John William Burdette appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 John William Burdette appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*3 Jul 1946 He married Tiny Susan Ward at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 3 Jul 1946.
John Burdette, age 28, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Tiny Ward, age 19, single, b. Ramp, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.3 
Residence*30 Sep 1962 John William Burdette and Tiny Susan Ward resided at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 30 Sep 1962.4 
(informant) Death30 Sep 1962 John was informant for the death of Titus Keith Burdette at Alleghany Mem Hosp, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 30 Sep 1962.5 
Residence25 Jun 1975 John William Burdette resided at Selma, Alleghany Co, VA, on 25 Jun 1975.6 
Residence29 Jul 1989 He resided at Selma, Alleghany Co, VA, on 29 Jul 1989.7 
Residence*30 Dec 1989 He resided at Selma, Alleghany Co, VA, on 30 Dec 1989.8 
Residence2 Jul 1995 He resided at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 Jul 1995.9 
Death*13 Jul 2005 John died on 13 Jul 2005 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 87.1 
Burial*16 Jul 2005 He was buried on 16 Jul 2005 at Cedar Hill Cem, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette, Roxie Mae Burdette, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette and Charles Edward Burdette2
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette, Howard Eugene Burdette, Helen Maxine Burdette and Mary E. Richmond2

Partners and Children

Marriage*3 Jul 1946 He married Tiny Susan Ward at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 3 Jul 1946.
John Burdette, age 28, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Tiny Ward, age 19, single, b. Ramp, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, John William Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 19 Jul 2005.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Titus Keith Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Monday, 1 October 1962.
  5. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  7. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.
  8. [S451] Obit. of William Edgar Burdette.
  9. [S237] Obituary, James R. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 July 1995.

Lester Robert Burdette1,2

M, #1658, b. 3 Jan 1927, d. 9 Jan 1995
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*3 Jan 1927 Lester was born at WV on 3 Jan 1927.3,2 
 He was the son of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Lester Robert Burdette appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 Lester Robert Burdette appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage*28 Nov 1945 He married Mary M. Bragg at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 28 Nov 1945. Lester Robert Burdette, age 18, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Mary M. Bragg, age 18, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.1 
Residence25 Jun 1975 Lester Robert Burdette resided at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1975.4 
Residence12 May 1983 He resided at Rock Hill, York Co, SC, on 12 May 1983.5 
Residence29 Jul 1989 He resided at Rock Hill, York Co, SC, on 29 Jul 1989.6 
Residence*30 Dec 1989 He resided at Rock Hill, York Co, SC, on 30 Dec 1989.7 
Death*9 Jan 1995 Lester died on 9 Jan 1995 at Rock Hill, York Co, SC, at age 68.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette, Roxie Mae Burdette, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette and Charles Edward Burdette3
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette, Howard Eugene Burdette, Helen Maxine Burdette and Mary E. Richmond3

Partners and Children

Marriage*28 Nov 1945 He married Mary M. Bragg at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 28 Nov 1945. Lester Robert Burdette, age 18, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Mary M. Bragg, age 18, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.1 

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha M. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 17 May 1983.
  6. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.
  7. [S451] Obit. of William Edgar Burdette.

Roxie Mae Burdette1

F, #1659, b. 15 Oct 1917, d. 25 Nov 2011
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*15 Oct 1917 Roxie was born at Summers Co, WV, on 15 Oct 1917.2,3,1 
 She was the daughter of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census6 Jan 1920 Roxie Mae Burdette appeared on the census of 6 Jan 1920 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Roxie Mae Burdette appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage*30 Dec 1933 She married Forest W. Adkins at Summers Co, WV, on 30 Dec 1933. Forest W. Adkins, age 21, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; Roxie M. Burdette, age 18, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md by Henry Dillon.1 
Divorce* Roxie was divorced from Forest W. Adkins. Roxie was listed as divorced at her remarriage to Elva Ayers.1 
Marriage*24 Dec 1936 She married Elva Howard Ayers at Summers Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1936.
Elva H. Ayers, age 27, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; Roxie Mae Burdette, age 20, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney.1 
Census*13 Apr 1940 Roxie Mae Burdette and Elva Howard Ayers appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 13 Apr 1940.3 
Residence25 Jun 1975 Roxie Mae Burdette resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1975.4 
Residence12 May 1983 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 12 May 1983.5 
Residence29 Jul 1989 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1989.6 
Residence30 Dec 1989 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Dec 1989.7 
Residence*2 Jul 1995 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 2 Jul 1995.8 
Residence13 Jul 2005 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 13 Jul 2005.9 
Residence28 Oct 2006 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 28 Oct 2006.10 
Residence30 Apr 2009 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Apr 2009.11 
Death*25 Nov 2011 Roxie died on 25 Nov 2011 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at age 94.
Roxie Mae "Maw Maw" Ayers, 94 of Sandstone passed away Friday November 26th, 2011 at 3:45 a.m. after a long illness.

She was born October 15, 1917 in Summers County, the daughter of Lonnie Alfred and Linda McKinney Burdette.

Roxie was a homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of Laurel Creek Baptist Church and attended faithfully as long as her health permitted.

She was preceded in death by her husband Elva H. Ayers on December 6, 1981. Seven brothers; George, John, Billy, James, Lester, Howard and Charles Burdette. Two sisters, Mary Ellen Harmon and Fracis Burdette. Grandson, Wesley Ayers. Granddaughter, Donna Ward Goff and great granddaughter, Erika Goff Goad also preceded her in death.

She is survived by two sons, Acie Adkins Ayers & wife Phyllis of Brooks and Pootsie Ayers of Sandstone. Two daughters, Libby Ayers of Sandstone and Sulestine Atkinson & husband Jim of Bellwood. One sister, Helne Maxine Bragg & husband James of Beckley. Two sisters-in-law, JoAnn Burdette of Sandstone and Gertie Burdette of Princeton. Sixteen grandchildren, thirty-eight great grandchildren and thirty-five great, great grandchildren also survive.

Friends may call on Sunday November 27th, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Pivont Funeral Home in Hinton. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Monday November 28th, 2011 at the funeral home with Pastors Andy Howdock and Mike Ballard officiating. Burial will follow in the King Cemetery on Swell Mountain near Sandstone.

Grandsons and friends will serve as pallbearers.2,12 
Burial*28 Nov 2011 Her body was interred on 28 Nov 2011 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at King Cem.12 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
6 Jan 1920Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette and Roxie Mae Burdette3
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette, Roxie Mae Burdette, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette and Charles Edward Burdette3
13 Apr 1940Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVElva Howard Ayers, Roxie Mae Burdette, Acie Wesley Ayers, Elva Franklin 'Pootsie' Ayers and Mary E. 'Libby' Ayers3

Partners and Children

Marriage*30 Dec 1933 She married Forest W. Adkins at Summers Co, WV, on 30 Dec 1933. Forest W. Adkins, age 21, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; Roxie M. Burdette, age 18, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md by Henry Dillon.1 
Divorce* Roxie was divorced from Forest W. Adkins. Roxie was listed as divorced at her remarriage to Elva Ayers.1 
Child
  • Acie Wesley Ayers3

Partners and Children

Marriage*24 Dec 1936 She married Elva Howard Ayers at Summers Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1936.
Elva H. Ayers, age 27, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; Roxie Mae Burdette, age 20, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha M. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 17 May 1983.
  6. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.
  7. [S451] Obit. of William Edgar Burdette.
  8. [S237] Obituary, James R. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 July 1995.
  9. [S237] Obituary, John William Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 19 Jul 2005.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Mary Ellen Harmon, Beckley, WV Register-Herald, 30 Oct 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed Oct 2006.
  11. [S237] Obituary, Howard E. Burdette, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Saturday, 2 May 2009, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Oct 2009.
  12. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Mae Ayers, Pivont Funeral Home memorial, online at http://www.pivontfuneralhome.com/sitemaker/sites/Pivont1/…, accessed March 2014.
  13. [S237] Obituary, Elva Franklin Ayers, Pivont Funeral Home notice, online at http://www.pivontfuneralhome.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=1583468, accessed May 2015.

Mary Ellen Burdette

F, #1660, b. 5 Jan 1925, d. 28 Oct 2006
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*5 Jan 1925 Mary was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Jan 1925.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Mary Ellen Burdette appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 Mary Ellen Burdette appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriage* She married Harold P. Harmon
Residence25 Jun 1975 Mary Ellen Burdette resided at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 25 Jun 1975.3 
Residence12 May 1983 She resided at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 12 May 1983.4 
Residence29 Jul 1989 She resided at Piney View, Raleigh Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1989.5 
Residence*30 Dec 1989 She resided at Piney View, Raleigh Co, WV, on 30 Dec 1989.6 
Residence2 Jul 1995 She resided at Piney View, Raleigh Co, WV, on 2 Jul 1995.7 
Residence13 Jul 2005 She resided at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 13 Jul 2005.8 
Death*28 Oct 2006 Mary died on 28 Oct 2006 at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 81. Mrs. Mary Ellen Harmon, age 81, of Beckley, WV, died Saturday, Oct. 28, 2006, at Beckley Regional Hospital. She was the wife of the late Harold P. Harmon.

Mrs. Harmon was born Jan. 5, 1925, in Sandstone, the daughter of the late Lonnie Alfred and Linda McKinney Burdette. She was a member of McAllister Memorial Presbyterian Church where she served as past president of Women of the Church, Circle chairman, Sunday school teacher, Christian Community Action Chairman, and choir member. Mrs. Harmon was given the honorary life membership of Presbyterian Women of Church. She was a member of the Gilmer Club where she served as a past president as well as holding other positions in the club. While residing in West Virginia, Mrs. Harmon attended Piney View Bible Church and was a member of Hands All Around Quilt Club. She was a member of the American Association of Retired People.

Mrs. Harmon is survived by two sisters, Roxie Ayers of Sandstone, WV, and Helen M. Bragg and husband, James, of Piney View, WV; and a brother, Howard Burdett and wife, JoAnn, of Sandstone; three stepchildren, Charles Harmon and wife, Glenna, of Callaghan, James Harmon and wife, Lynn, of Denver, CO, and June Ann Logins and husband, John, of Quintin; 10 stepgrandchildren; 15 stepgreat-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Lonnie Alfred and Linda McKinney Burdette, and her husband, Harold P. Harmon, Mrs. Harmon was preceded in death by a stepmother, Martha Mckinney Burdette, a sister, Francis Burdette, and six brothers, Charles Burdette, George Burdette, William Burdette, Lester Burdette, James Burdette and John Burdette.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2006, at Alleghany Memorial Park with the Rev. Michael C. Fleenor officiating.

Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews.

The family suggests that memorial tributes take the form of contributions to charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements by Loving Funeral Home..9 
Burial*31 Oct 2006 Her body was interred on 31 Oct 2006 at Low Moor, Alleghany Co, VA, at Alleghany Memorial Park.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette, Roxie Mae Burdette, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette and Charles Edward Burdette1
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette, Howard Eugene Burdette, Helen Maxine Burdette and Mary E. Richmond1

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married Harold P. Harmon

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Mary Ellen Harmon, Beckley, WV Register-Herald, 30 Oct 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed Oct 2006.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Martha M. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 17 May 1983.
  5. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.
  6. [S451] Obit. of William Edgar Burdette.
  7. [S237] Obituary, James R. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 July 1995.
  8. [S237] Obituary, John William Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 19 Jul 2005.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Mary Ellen Harmon, Beckley, WV Register-Herald, 30 Oct 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed Oct 2006.

George Sinkler Burdette

M, #1661, b. 25 Dec 1915, d. 29 Jul 1989
George Sinkler Burdette and Freeda M. Burdette, Hickory Grove Cem, Green Cove Springs, Clay Co, FL
Image credit: Grave Runner, findagrave.com
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*25 Dec 1915 George was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Dec 1915.1 
 He was the son of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census6 Jan 1920 George Sinkler Burdette appeared on the census of 6 Jan 1920 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 George Sinkler Burdette appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*4 Jan 1935 He married Rosa Fountain Foster at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jan 1935. Geo. S. Burdette, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Sandstone; Rosa F. Foster, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Sandstone; md by Henry Dillon.3 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1940 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV. Roads.4 
Census*19 Apr 1940 George Sinkler Burdette and Rosa Fountain Foster appeared on the census as head of household at Laurel Creek Rd, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1940.4 
Marriage* George Sinkler Burdette married Freeda M. (?)5 
Employment* Occupation: auto mechanic.1 
Residence*25 Jun 1975 George Sinkler Burdette resided at Green Cove Springs, Clay Co, FL, on 25 Jun 1975.6 
Marriage* He married Alice (?)1 
Residence12 May 1983 George Sinkler Burdette resided at Green Cove Springs, Clay Co, FL, on 12 May 1983.7 
Death*29 Jul 1989 George died on 29 Jul 1989 at Gainesville, Alachua Co, FL, at age 73.1 
Burial*31 Jul 1989 His body was interred on 31 Jul 1989 at Green Cove Springs, Clay Co, FL, at Hickory Grove Cem.1,5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
6 Jan 1920Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette and Roxie Mae Burdette2
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette, Roxie Mae Burdette, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette and Charles Edward Burdette2
19 Apr 1940Laurel Creek Rd, Sandstone, Summers Co, WVGeorge Sinkler Burdette, Rosa Fountain Foster, Geraldine Burdette, Charles Burdette, Flossie Burdette and Romeo E. "Romey" Gillian4

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Jan 1935 He married Rosa Fountain Foster at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jan 1935. Geo. S. Burdette, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Sandstone; Rosa F. Foster, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Sandstone; md by Henry Dillon.3 
Children
  • Geraldine Burdette8
  • Charles Burdette8
  • Flossie Burdette8

Partners and Children

Marriage* George Sinkler Burdette married Freeda M. (?)5 

Partners and Children

Marriage* George Sinkler Burdette married Alice (?)1 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, Summers Co, WV, ED 45-13, p. 15B, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Martha M. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 17 May 1983.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Rosa F. Cox, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 25 Nov 1986.

James Riley Burdette

M, #1662, b. 7 Dec 1920, d. 2 Jul 1995
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*7 Dec 1920 James was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Dec 1920.1,2,3 
 He was the son of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 James Riley Burdette appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 James Riley Burdette appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*25 Jun 1945 He married Dempsey E. Adkins at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1945. James R. Burdette, age 24, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Dempsey E. Adkins, age 20, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; md by E.W. Billings at Hinton.3 
Residence25 Jun 1975 James Riley Burdette resided at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1975.5 
Residence29 Jul 1989 He resided at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1989.6 
Residence*30 Dec 1989 He resided at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 30 Dec 1989. 
Death*2 Jul 1995 James died on 2 Jul 1995 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 74.1,2 
Burial*5 Jul 1995 His body was interred on 5 Jul 1995 at Prosperity, Raleigh Co, WV, at Blue Ridge Memorial Park.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette, Roxie Mae Burdette, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette and Charles Edward Burdette4
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette, Howard Eugene Burdette, Helen Maxine Burdette and Mary E. Richmond4

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Jun 1945 He married Dempsey E. Adkins at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1945. James R. Burdette, age 24, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Dempsey E. Adkins, age 20, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; md by E.W. Billings at Hinton.3 
Children
  • Roger Dale Burdette
  • Alice Jeanette Burdette b. 9 Dec 1947, d. 15 Oct 1987
  • Levetta Jewell Burdette
  • Della Marie Burdette

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S237] Obituary, James R. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 July 1995.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  6. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.

William Edgar Burdette

M, #1663, b. 16 Dec 1923, d. 30 Dec 1989
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*16 Dec 1923 William was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 16 Dec 1923.1 
 He was the son of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 William Edgar Burdette appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 William Edgar Burdette appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*7 Oct 1944 He married Mary Gertrude 'Gertie' Lowe at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Oct 1944. Wm Burdette, age 21, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Gertrude Lowe, age 18, single, b. True, res. True; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.3 
Employment* Occupation: coal miner. 
Residence25 Jun 1975 William Edgar Burdette resided at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1975.4 
Residence*12 May 1983 He resided at Lerona, Mercer Co, WV, on 12 May 1983.5 
Residence29 Jul 1989 He resided at Lerona, Mercer Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1989.6 
Death*30 Dec 1989 William died on 30 Dec 1989 at Lerona, Mercer Co, WV, at age 66.1 
Burial*2 Jan 1990 His body was interred on 2 Jan 1990 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, at Resthaven Mem Pk. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, George Sinkler Burdette, Roxie Mae Burdette, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette and Charles Edward Burdette2
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette, Howard Eugene Burdette, Helen Maxine Burdette and Mary E. Richmond2

Partners and Children

Marriage*7 Oct 1944 He married Mary Gertrude 'Gertie' Lowe at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Oct 1944. Wm Burdette, age 21, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Gertrude Lowe, age 18, single, b. True, res. True; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S451] Obit. of William Edgar Burdette.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha M. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 17 May 1983.
  6. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.
  7. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Summers Co, WV.

Howard Eugene Burdette

M, #1664, b. 7 Sep 1931, d. 30 Apr 2009
FatherLonnie Alfred Burdette b. October 4, 1889, d. June 25, 1975
MotherMalinda McKinney b. November 22, 1899, d. March 1, 1948
Birth*7 Sep 1931 Howard was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Sep 1931.1 
 He was the son of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 Howard Eugene Burdette appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Lonnie Alfred Burdette and Malinda McKinney at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*24 Apr 1953 He married Jo Ann Vandall at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1953. Howard E. Burdette, age 21, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Jo Anna Vandall, age 21, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.3 
Residence25 Jun 1975 Howard Eugene Burdette resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1975.4 
Residence12 May 1983 He resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 12 May 1983.5 
Residence29 Jul 1989 He resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1989.6 
Residence*30 Dec 1989 He resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Dec 1989.7 
Residence2 Jul 1995 He resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 2 Jul 1995.8 
Residence13 Jul 2005 Howard Eugene Burdette and Jo Ann Vandall resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 13 Jul 2005.9 
Residence*28 Oct 2006 Howard Eugene Burdette and Jo Ann Vandall resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 28 Oct 2006.10 
Death*30 Apr 2009 Howard died on 30 Apr 2009 at Summers Co Appalachian Reg Hosp, Hinton, Summers Co, WV, at age 77.
SANDSTONE — Howard E. Burdette, 77, of Sandstone, died Thursday evening, April 30, 2009, in Summers County A.R.H. following a long illness.

Born September 7, 1931, at Sandstone, he was the son of the late Lonnie and Melinda McKinney Burdette.

Howard was a retired welder for the C&O Railway Company with 41 years of service. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way and was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by six brothers, George, John, James, Lester, Charles and William Burdette, and two sisters, Frances Burdette and Mary Harmon.

Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years, Jo Ann Vandall Burdette; two daughters, Linda Barnett of Sandstone and Brenda Spade and husband Sam of Cool Ridge; special son, William Douglas Cooper of Rupert; two sisters, Roxie Ayers of Sandstone and Helen Bragg and husband James of Piney View. Grandchildren: Austin Barnett of Morgantown, Taft Barnett of Sandstone, Beth Redden and husband Mike of Cool Ridge and Heather Richardson of Oak Hill; great-grandchildren, Yami, Jordan, Lindsay and Kaylee, and sister-in-law, Mary Harmon of Princeton.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 3, 2009, at Pivont Funeral Home Chapel in Hinton with Pastors William Cole and J.D. Fox officiating. Burial will follow in the Fink Cemetery at Sandstone. Friends may call from 6 until 9 p.m. today Saturday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be: Gary Bragg, James and David Vandall, Larry Ayers, Tommy Hartwell, J.D. Ward and Jason Burdette.

Honorary pallbearers will be: Roger Burdette, Ken Kirt, Glen Bennett, Charles Burdette, Charles Vandall and Curtis Burdette.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fink Cemetery Fund.

Online condolences and guest register at www.pivontfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.1 
Burial*3 May 2009 He was buried on 3 May 2009 at Fink Cem, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVLonnie Alfred Burdette, Malinda McKinney, John William Burdette, James Riley Burdette, William Edgar Burdette, Mary Ellen Burdette, Lester Robert Burdette, Howard Eugene Burdette, Helen Maxine Burdette and Mary E. Richmond2

Partners and Children

Marriage*24 Apr 1953 He married Jo Ann Vandall at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1953. Howard E. Burdette, age 21, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Jo Anna Vandall, age 21, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Howard E. Burdette, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Saturday, 2 May 2009, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Oct 2009.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha M. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 17 May 1983.
  6. [S237] Obituary, George Sinkler Burdette, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, nd July 1989.
  7. [S451] Obit. of William Edgar Burdette.
  8. [S237] Obituary, James R. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 July 1995.
  9. [S237] Obituary, John William Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 19 Jul 2005.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Mary Ellen Harmon, Beckley, WV Register-Herald, 30 Oct 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed Oct 2006.

Martha McKinney

F, #1665, b. 23 Mar 1908, d. 12 May 1983
Martha McKinney Burdette, King Cemetery, Sandstone, WV
Image credit: Mary Fridley, July 2016
FatherJesse Green McKinney1 b. December 30, 1879, d. June 6, 1959
MotherAmanda Octavia McKinney1 b. December 27, 1879, d. February 24, 1955
Birth*23 Mar 1908 Martha was born at WV on 23 Mar 1908. 
 She was the daughter of Jesse Green McKinney and Amanda Octavia McKinney.1 
Marriage*25 Jan 1949 She married Lonnie Alfred Burdette at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1949. Lonnie Burdette, age 55, widowed, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; Martha McKinney, age 39, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.2 
(informant) Death6 Jun 1959 Martha was informant for the death of Jesse Green McKinney at Hinton Hospital, Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 6 Jun 1959.3 
Residence*25 Jun 1975 Martha McKinney resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1975.4 
Death*12 May 1983 Martha died on 12 May 1983 at Alleghany Regional Hospital, Low Moor, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 75. Informant was Mary E. Marmon.1,5 
Burial*14 May 1983 Her body was interred on 14 May 1983 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at King Cem.5 

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Jan 1949 She married Lonnie Alfred Burdette at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1949. Lonnie Burdette, age 55, widowed, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; Martha McKinney, age 39, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.2 

Citations

  1. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Burdette, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 27 June 1975.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha M. Burdette, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 17 May 1983.

St. Clair Burdette

M, #1666, b. 8 Dec 1859, d. before Jul 1860
FatherThomas R. Burdette b. circa 1835, d. October 3, 1898
MotherMary J. Mognett b. circa 1840, d. December 4, 1898
Birth*8 Dec 1859 St. was born at Greenbrier Co, VA, on 8 Dec 1859. Father, Thos R Burdett, farmer, res. Greenbrier Co, mother Mary, single birth, reported by father.1 
 He was the son of Thomas R. Burdette and Mary J. Mognett
Death*before Jul 1860 St. died before Jul 1860 at Greenbrier Co, VA. Not enumerated in the 1860 census; assumed to have died.2 

Citations

  1. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Fred C. Smithson

M, #1667, b. 1902, d. 25 Oct 1958
FatherCary Wyatt Smithson b. January 1, 1866, d. May 5, 1931
MotherVirginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones b. April 17, 1878, d. March 3, 1956
Birth*1902 Fred was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, in 1902.1,2 
 He was the son of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones
(Witness) Census11 May 1910 Fred C. Smithson appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Residence*3 Mar 1956 Fred C. Smithson resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Mar 1956.4 
Death*25 Oct 1958 Fred died on 25 Oct 1958 at Cuero, DeWitt Co, TX. Died of a heart attack while visiting relatives in TX.1,2 
Burial* His body was interred at Clayton, Summers Co, WV, at Clayton Baptist Cem. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVCary Wyatt Smithson, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Fred C. Smithson, Ina Orine Smithson, Dallas Lynn Smithson, James A. Smithson and Quilla Booker Grant "Booker" Smithson3

Citations

  1. [S2823] Texas Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Fred W. Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Monday, 27 Oct 1958.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Virginia Ellen Jones Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 4 March 1956.

Louise Bowling1

F, #1668, b. circa 1910
FatherJohn Bolling1 b. circa 1883
MotherVera Naomi Painturff1 b. June 25, 1889, d. March 15, 1973
Birth*circa 1910 Louise Bowling was born circa 1910 at WV.1 
 She was the daughter of John Bolling and Vera Naomi Painturff.1 
(Witness) Census26 Jan 1920 Louise Bowling appeared on the census of 26 Jan 1920 in the household of John Bolling and Vera Naomi Painturff at Otter Dist, Braxton Co, WV.1 
Marriage*22 Feb 1930 She married Arling Hughes at Wallback, Clay Co, WV, on 22 Feb 1930. Arling Hughes, age 21, b. Nicholas Co, res. Morris, WV; Miss Louise Bowling, age 20, b. Nicholas Co, res. Widen; md by A.P. Parsons at Wallback, WV.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Jan 1920Otter Dist, Braxton Co, WVJohn Bolling, Vera Naomi Painturff, Charles Bowling, Jamie Bowling, Louise Bowling, Thomas Bowling, Berton Bowling and Sarah Bowling1

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Clay Co, WV.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Beverly Jones

M, #1669, b. circa 1869
FatherBryson (Brice) M. Jones b. circa 1844, d. 1886
MotherRachel Ann Burdette b. May, 1850, d. April 28, 1934
Birth*circa 1869 Beverly was born at WV circa 1869.1 
 He was the son of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette
(Witness) Census30 Aug 1870 Beverly Jones appeared on the census of 30 Aug 1870 in the household of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette at Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census23 Jun 1880 Beverly Jones appeared on the census of 23 Jun 1880 in the household of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Aug 1870Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WVBryson (Brice) M. Jones, Rachel Ann Burdette, Elizabeth Ann 'Bettie' Jones and Beverly Jones2
23 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVBryson (Brice) M. Jones, Rachel Ann Burdette, Elizabeth Ann 'Bettie' Jones, Beverly Jones, William Layton Jones, Europe A. Jones, Alfred Jones and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones1

Citations

  1. [S2685] William A. Marsh., 1880 Census of West Virginia, Vol. 9 (Gateway Press, Baltimore),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Europe A. Jones1

M, #1670, b. circa 1873, d. 1949
FatherBryson (Brice) M. Jones b. circa 1844, d. 1886
MotherRachel Ann Burdette b. May, 1850, d. April 28, 1934
Birth*circa 1873 Europe was born at WV circa 1873.
1880 census age 7.1 
 He was the son of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette
Birth9 Apr 1874 Europe was born on 9 Apr 1874.2 
(Witness) Census23 Jun 1880 He appeared on the census of 23 Jun 1880 in the household of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage*7 Jan 1897 He married Amanda A. Willis at Summers Co, WV, on 7 Jan 1897.
Europe A. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice & Rachel Jones, farmer; Amanda A. Willis, age 18, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Jno & Mary F. Willis; md by H.N. Fink.4 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1900 at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Census*6 Jun 1900 Europe A. Jones was listed as a resident in the census report at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 6 Jun 1900. Enumerated as boarder in the household of William J. & Sidney J. Callaghan. Married, 3 yrs.1 
Num Child*6 Jun 1900 He and Amanda A. Willis had 1 children, with 1 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
Employment*Sep 1918 Occupation: timberman in Sep 1918 at Clute, Fayette Co, WV. Swamper at Hutchinson Lumber Co.2 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Europe A. Jones registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Fayette Co, WV. Named R.A. Adkins of Sandstone, WV as nearest relative (mother); he was crippled in one hand.2 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 He resided at Clute, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.2 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: laborer in Jan 1920 at Meadow Creek, Summers Co, WV. Lumber camp.1 
(Witness) Census14 Jan 1920 He appeared on the census of 14 Jan 1920 in the household of Everett Green Ward and Lula Belle Jones at Meadow Creek Rd, Meadow Creek, Summers Co, WV.1 
Residence28 Apr 1934 Europe A. Jones resided at FL on 28 Apr 1934.6 
Death*1949 Europe died in 1949 at Tampa, Hillsborough Co, FL.7 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVBryson (Brice) M. Jones, Rachel Ann Burdette, Elizabeth Ann 'Bettie' Jones, Beverly Jones, William Layton Jones, Europe A. Jones, Alfred Jones and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones3
6 Jun 1900Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAEurope A. Jones1
14 Jan 1920Meadow Creek Rd, Meadow Creek, Summers Co, WVEverett Green Ward, Lula Belle Jones, Wilma Farrell Withrow, Dudley Nelson Ward, Eugenia Winifred Ward, Clarice Vivian Ward and Europe A. Jones1

Partners and Children

Marriage*7 Jan 1897 He married Amanda A. Willis at Summers Co, WV, on 7 Jan 1897.
Europe A. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice & Rachel Jones, farmer; Amanda A. Willis, age 18, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Jno & Mary F. Willis; md by H.N. Fink.4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2685] William A. Marsh., 1880 Census of West Virginia, Vol. 9 (Gateway Press, Baltimore),.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Union (WV) Monroe Watchman, Thursday, 10 May 1934. Transcribed by Jeanne Shook.
  7. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
  8. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

William Layton Jones

M, #1671, b. 1871, d. 16 Dec 1931
FatherBryson (Brice) M. Jones b. circa 1844, d. 1886
MotherRachel Ann Burdette b. May, 1850, d. April 28, 1934
Birth*1871 William was born at Summers Co, WV, in 1871.1 
 He was the son of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette
(Witness) Census23 Jun 1880 William Layton Jones appeared on the census of 23 Jun 1880 in the household of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*13 Mar 1894 He married Mary E. Martin at Summers Co, WV, on 13 Mar 1894.
Wm L. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice M. & Rachel A. Jones, lum[ber?]man; Mary E. Martin, age 14, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Ephraim & Mary E. Martin; md by Enos Gill.3 
Divorce*before 1904 William was divorced from Mary E. Martin before 1904.
Mary was listed as divorced at her remarriage to John Dick in Nov. 1904. William was not living with the family in 1900, though Mary was listed as married.4 
Marriage*13 Nov 1911 He married Lula Black at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 13 Nov 1911.
William L. Jones, age 27, b. VA, res. Cabell Co; Miss Lula Black, age 20, b. Hamilton Co, OH, res. Cabell Co; md by A.H. Reese at Huntington.5,1 
Divorce* William was divorced from Lula Black. William L. Jones was listed as divorced in the 1920 census.1 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: laborer in Jan 1920 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV. Railroad shops.4 
(Witness) Census8 Jan 1920 William Layton Jones appeared on the census of 8 Jan 1920 in the household of Allen William McKee and Cora May Jones at 1936 Maple Ave, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV.4 
Census*3 Apr 1930 William Layton Jones was listed as a resident in the census report at Huntington State Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 3 Apr 1930. Listed as widowed.4 
Death*16 Dec 1931 William died on 16 Dec 1931 at Huntington Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV. Died of tuberculosis.1 
Burial* His body was interred at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Brice Jones Cemetery.6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVBryson (Brice) M. Jones, Rachel Ann Burdette, Elizabeth Ann 'Bettie' Jones, Beverly Jones, William Layton Jones, Europe A. Jones, Alfred Jones and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones2
8 Jan 19201936 Maple Ave, Huntington, Cabell Co, WVAllen William McKee, Cora May Jones, Vergie E. McKee, James Merley McKee and William Layton Jones4
3 Apr 1930Huntington State Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WVWilliam Layton Jones4

Partners and Children

Marriage*13 Mar 1894 He married Mary E. Martin at Summers Co, WV, on 13 Mar 1894.
Wm L. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice M. & Rachel A. Jones, lum[ber?]man; Mary E. Martin, age 14, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Ephraim & Mary E. Martin; md by Enos Gill.3 
Divorce*before 1904 William was divorced from Mary E. Martin before 1904.
Mary was listed as divorced at her remarriage to John Dick in Nov. 1904. William was not living with the family in 1900, though Mary was listed as married.4 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*13 Nov 1911 He married Lula Black at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 13 Nov 1911.
William L. Jones, age 27, b. VA, res. Cabell Co; Miss Lula Black, age 20, b. Hamilton Co, OH, res. Cabell Co; md by A.H. Reese at Huntington.5,1 
Divorce* William was divorced from Lula Black. William L. Jones was listed as divorced in the 1920 census.1 

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S2685] William A. Marsh., 1880 Census of West Virginia, Vol. 9 (Gateway Press, Baltimore),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Cabell Co, WV.
  6. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996),.

Mary E. Martin1

F, #1672, b. May 1879, d. before 1930
FatherEphraim Martin2 b. September, 1837
MotherMary E. (?)2 b. May, 1842
Birth*May 1879 Mary was born at Fayette Co, WV, in May 1879.2,3 
 She was the daughter of Ephraim Martin and Mary E. (?)2 
Marriage*13 Mar 1894 She married William Layton Jones at Summers Co, WV, on 13 Mar 1894.
Wm L. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice M. & Rachel A. Jones, lum[ber?]man; Mary E. Martin, age 14, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Ephraim & Mary E. Martin; md by Enos Gill.3 
(Witness) Census27 Jun 1900 Mary E. Martin appeared on the census of 27 Jun 1900 in the household of Ephraim Martin and Mary E. (?) at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Divorce*before 1904 Mary was divorced from William Layton Jones before 1904.
Mary was listed as divorced at her remarriage to John Dick in Nov. 1904. William was not living with the family in 1900, though Mary was listed as married.1 
Marriage*29 Nov 1904 She married John Alex Dick at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Nov 1904.
John A. Dick, age 44, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. David & Sallie Dick, farmer; Mary E. Martin, age 25, divorced, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Ephraim & M.E. Martin; md by L.G. Richmond.3 
Census*31 May 1910 Mary E. Martin and John Alex Dick appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 31 May 1910.1 
Census28 Jan 1920 Mary E. Martin and John Alex Dick appeared on the census as head of household at Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 28 Jan 1920.1 
Death*before 1930 Mary died before 1930. Husband John listed as widowed in 1930 census.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVEphraim Martin, Mary E. (?), Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones and Rena Ann Jones2
31 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJohn Alex Dick, Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones, Rena Ann Jones, Edna J. Dick, Lona M. Dick, Retha E. Dick and Icie L. Dick1
28 Jan 1920Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVJohn Alex Dick, Mary E. Martin, Edna J. Dick, Lona M. Dick, Retha E. Dick, Icie L. Dick, Hobart Dick, Leora Dick and Madeline Dick1

Partners and Children

Marriage*13 Mar 1894 She married William Layton Jones at Summers Co, WV, on 13 Mar 1894.
Wm L. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice M. & Rachel A. Jones, lum[ber?]man; Mary E. Martin, age 14, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Ephraim & Mary E. Martin; md by Enos Gill.3 
Divorce*before 1904 Mary was divorced from William Layton Jones before 1904.
Mary was listed as divorced at her remarriage to John Dick in Nov. 1904. William was not living with the family in 1900, though Mary was listed as married.1 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Nov 1904 She married John Alex Dick at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Nov 1904.
John A. Dick, age 44, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. David & Sallie Dick, farmer; Mary E. Martin, age 25, divorced, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Ephraim & M.E. Martin; md by L.G. Richmond.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

Sintilla E. Jones

F, #1673, b. 8 Mar 1895, d. 18 Dec 1976
FatherWilliam Layton Jones b. 1871, d. December 16, 1931
MotherMary E. Martin b. May, 1879, d. before 1930
Birth8 Mar 1894 Sintilla was born at Summers Co, WV, on 8 Mar 1894.1 
Birth2*8 Mar 1895 Conflicting evidence states that Sintilla was born at Summers Co, WV, on 8 Mar 1895.2 
 She was the daughter of William Layton Jones and Mary E. Martin
(Witness) Census27 Jun 1900 Sintilla E. Jones appeared on the census of 27 Jun 1900 in the household of Ephraim Martin and Mary E. (?) at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census31 May 1910 Sintilla E. Jones appeared on the census of 31 May 1910 in the household of John Alex Dick and Mary E. Martin at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*circa 1912 She married Wilford Other Ward circa 1912.4 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones resided at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.5 
Census31 Jan 1920 She and Wilford Other Ward appeared on the census as head of household at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 31 Jan 1920.4 
Census*19 Apr 1930 Sintilla E. Jones and Wilford Other Ward appeared on the census as head of household at Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1930.4 
Residence*Dec 1931 Sintilla E. Jones resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, in Dec 1931.6 
(informant) Death16 Dec 1931 Sintilla was informant for the death of William Layton Jones at Huntington Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 16 Dec 1931.7 
Census8 Apr 1940 Sintilla E. Jones and Wilford Other Ward appeared on the census as head of household at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1940.4 
Residence27 Apr 1942 Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.8 
Death*18 Dec 1976 Sintilla died on 18 Dec 1976 at Summers Co, WV, at age 81.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVEphraim Martin, Mary E. (?), Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones and Rena Ann Jones3
31 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJohn Alex Dick, Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones, Rena Ann Jones, Edna J. Dick, Lona M. Dick, Retha E. Dick and Icie L. Dick4
31 Jan 1920Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward and Lorena Vergie Ward4
19 Apr 1930Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward, Lorena Vergie Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward and Eugene Wilson Ward4
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward, Eugene Wilson Ward and Ross Arlin Ward4

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1912 She married Wilford Other Ward circa 1912.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996),.
  2. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996), Remark by R. Fouquet next to Sintilla's entry.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, of father William Layton Jones.
  7. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  8. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.

Otis William Jones1

M, #1674, b. Feb 1898
FatherWilliam Layton Jones b. 1871, d. December 16, 1931
MotherMary E. Martin b. May, 1879, d. before 1930
Birth39 Jan 1897 Conflicting evidence states that Otis was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 9 Jan 1897.2 
Birth*Feb 1898 Otis was born at WV in Feb 1898.3 
 He was the son of William Layton Jones and Mary E. Martin
Birth29 Jan 1899 Conflicting evidence states that Otis was born on 9 Jan 1899.4 
(Witness) Census27 Jun 1900 He appeared on the census of 27 Jun 1900 in the household of Ephraim Martin and Mary E. (?) at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census31 May 1910 Otis William Jones appeared on the census of 31 May 1910 in the household of John Alex Dick and Mary E. Martin at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
Employment*Sep 1918 Occupation: farmer in Sep 1918 at Ramp, Summers Co, WV.4 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Otis William Jones registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Summers Co, WV.4 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 He resided at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.4 
Employment*Apr 1942 Occupation: C&O railroad in Apr 1942 at Hamlet, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Mlt-Registration27 Apr 1942 He registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Fayette Co, WV. Person who would know his address was Mrs William Otis Jones.2 
Residence27 Apr 1942 He resided at Hamlet, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVEphraim Martin, Mary E. (?), Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones and Rena Ann Jones3
31 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJohn Alex Dick, Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones, Rena Ann Jones, Edna J. Dick, Lona M. Dick, Retha E. Dick and Icie L. Dick1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.

Rena Ann Jones1

F, #1675, b. Jan 1900
FatherWilliam Layton Jones b. 1871, d. December 16, 1931
MotherMary E. Martin b. May, 1879, d. before 1930
Marriage* She married (?) Ward
Birth*Jan 1900 Rena was born at WV in Jan 1900.2 
 She was the daughter of William Layton Jones and Mary E. Martin
(Witness) Census27 Jun 1900 Rena Ann Jones appeared on the census of 27 Jun 1900 in the household of Ephraim Martin and Mary E. (?) at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census31 May 1910 Rena Ann Jones appeared on the census of 31 May 1910 in the household of John Alex Dick and Mary E. Martin at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVEphraim Martin, Mary E. (?), Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones and Rena Ann Jones2
31 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJohn Alex Dick, Mary E. Martin, Sintilla E. Jones, Otis William Jones, Rena Ann Jones, Edna J. Dick, Lona M. Dick, Retha E. Dick and Icie L. Dick1

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Wilford Other Ward1

M, #1676, b. 27 Apr 1884, d. 14 Jan 1948
Birth*27 Apr 1884 Wilford was born at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1884. Son of John Ward (b. OH) and Nancy Bowles (b. Fayette Co, WV).1 
Marriage*circa 1912 He married Sintilla E. Jones circa 1912.2 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: farmer in Sep 1918 at Ramp, Summers Co, WV.3 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Wilford Other Ward registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Summers Co, WV.3 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones resided at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.3 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: farmer in Jan 1920 at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers, WV.2 
Census31 Jan 1920 Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones appeared on the census as head of household at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 31 Jan 1920.2 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: railroader in Apr 1930 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV. Section laborer.2 
Census*19 Apr 1930 Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones appeared on the census as head of household at Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1930.2 
EmploymentApr 1940 Wilford's occupation: Track labor, railroad at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, in Apr 1940.2 
Census8 Apr 1940 He and Sintilla E. Jones appeared on the census as head of household at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1940.2 
EmploymentApr 1942 Occupation: C&O railroad in Apr 1942 at Hinton, Summers Co, WV.4 
Mlt-Registration27 Apr 1942 Wilford Other Ward registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Summers Co, WV.4 
Residence27 Apr 1942 Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.4 
Residence*Jan 1948 Wilford Other Ward resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, in Jan 1948.1 
Death*14 Jan 1948 Wilford died on 14 Jan 1948 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at age 63.1 
Burial*16 Jan 1948 His body was interred on 16 Jan 1948 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
31 Jan 1920Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward and Lorena Vergie Ward2
19 Apr 1930Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward, Lorena Vergie Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward and Eugene Wilson Ward2
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward, Eugene Wilson Ward and Ross Arlin Ward2

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1912 He married Sintilla E. Jones circa 1912.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.

Gladspy Olis Ward

M, #1677, b. 19 Aug 1913, d. 21 Feb 1979
FatherWilford Other Ward b. April 27, 1884, d. January 14, 1948
MotherSintilla E. Jones b. March 8, 1895, d. December 18, 1976
Birth*19 Aug 1913 Gladspy was born at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Aug 1913.1,2 
 He was the son of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones
(Witness) Census31 Jan 1920 Gladspy Olis Ward appeared on the census of 31 Jan 1920 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census19 Apr 1930 Gladspy Olis Ward appeared on the census of 19 Apr 1930 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 Gladspy Olis Ward appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.3 
Mlt induction*17 Jul 1941 He was inducted into the military at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 17 Jul 1941. Completed grammar school, shop engineer for railroad, single, 5ft 7in, 129 lbs.4 
Mlt-Service* Gladspy Olis Ward was private, US Army at WWII.5 
Marriage*11 Mar 1944 He married Pauline Cooper at Bellepoint, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Mar 1944. Glaspy Ward, age 30, single, b. Ramp, res. Sandstone; Pauline Cooper, age 19, single, b. True, res. Pipestem; md by C.H. Martin.2 
Death*21 Feb 1979 Gladspy died on 21 Feb 1979 at Summers Co, WV, at age 65.1 
Burial* His body was interred at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
31 Jan 1920Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward and Lorena Vergie Ward3
19 Apr 1930Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward, Lorena Vergie Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward and Eugene Wilson Ward3
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward, Eugene Wilson Ward and Ross Arlin Ward3

Partners and Children

Marriage*11 Mar 1944 He married Pauline Cooper at Bellepoint, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Mar 1944. Glaspy Ward, age 30, single, b. Ramp, res. Sandstone; Pauline Cooper, age 19, single, b. True, res. Pipestem; md by C.H. Martin.2 

Citations

  1. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996),.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2697] National Archives and Records Administration., U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996), noted on tombstone.

Lorena Vergie Ward1

F, #1678, b. 1 Feb 1919, d. Dec 1985
FatherWilford Other Ward b. April 27, 1884, d. January 14, 1948
MotherSintilla E. Jones b. March 8, 1895, d. December 18, 1976
Birth*1 Feb 1919 Lorena was born at WV on 1 Feb 1919. 1920 census age 11/12.2,1 
 She was the daughter of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones
(Witness) Census31 Jan 1920 Lorena Vergie Ward appeared on the census of 31 Jan 1920 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census19 Apr 1930 Lorena Vergie Ward appeared on the census of 19 Apr 1930 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriage* She married Clarence Sampson
Death*Dec 1985 Lorena died in Dec 1985 at Pipestem, Summers Co, WV, at age 66.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
31 Jan 1920Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward and Lorena Vergie Ward1
19 Apr 1930Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward, Lorena Vergie Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward and Eugene Wilson Ward1

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Cornelius Muroe Ward

M, #1679, b. 11 Feb 1923, d. 15 Mar 2009
FatherWilford Other Ward b. April 27, 1884, d. January 14, 1948
MotherSintilla E. Jones b. March 8, 1895, d. December 18, 1976
Birth*11 Feb 1923 Cornelius was born at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Feb 1923.1,2,3 
 He was the son of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones
(Witness) Census19 Apr 1930 Cornelius Muroe Ward appeared on the census of 19 Apr 1930 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 Cornelius Muroe Ward appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage*30 Aug 1946 He married Loraine Marie Richmond at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Aug 1946. Cornelius M. Ward, age 23, single, b. Ramp, res. Sandstone; Laraine Marie Richmond, age 16, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Hinton; md. by R. Moorman Parker.2 
Residence*18 May 1994 Cornelius Muroe Ward resided at Preston, Preston Co, WV, on 18 May 1994.4 
Residence2 Aug 2006 He resided at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 2 Aug 2006.5 
Death*15 Mar 2009 Cornelius died on 15 Mar 2009 at Hospice of Huntington, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at age 86. HUNTINGTON — Cornelius M. Ward, 86, of Huntington, formerly of 404 Thorn St., Princeton, W.Va., died at 2:40 p.m. Sunday, March 15, 2009, in Hospice of Huntington following a long illness.

Born February 11, 1923, at Ramp, W.Va., he was the son of the late Wilford Oather and Sintilla Jones Ward.

Cornelius was a retired employee of the Baltimore, Maryland, City School System. He was of the Baptist faith and had lived in Princeton since 1986. He was a loving and kind man to all who knew him. He had moved to Huntington to be near family when his health deteriorated.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Loraine Richmond Ward; an infant son; three brothers, Glespie, Ross and Eugene Ward; and two sisters, Lorena Sampson and Gladys Lane.

Survivors include a sister, Anna Lee Dewese of Shrewsburg, Pa; and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2009, at Pivont Funeral Home Chapel in Hinton with Rev. Doug Spurlock officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery at Sandstone, W.Va.

Friends may call from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday evening at the funeral home.

Nephews will serve as pallbearers.

Online condolences and guest register at www.pivontfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.1 
Burial*19 Mar 2009 His body was interred on 19 Mar 2009 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Apr 1930Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward, Lorena Vergie Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward and Eugene Wilson Ward3
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward, Eugene Wilson Ward and Ross Arlin Ward3

Partners and Children

Marriage*30 Aug 1946 He married Loraine Marie Richmond at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Aug 1946. Cornelius M. Ward, age 23, single, b. Ramp, res. Sandstone; Laraine Marie Richmond, age 16, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Hinton; md. by R. Moorman Parker.2 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Cornelius M. Ward, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Tuesday, 17 March 2009, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed March 2009.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Ross Arlin Ward, Beckley (WV) Register Herald, 4 Aug 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Feb 2009.

Eugene Wilson Ward

M, #1680, b. 20 Jun 1927, d. 10 Sep 2008
FatherWilford Other Ward b. April 27, 1884, d. January 14, 1948
MotherSintilla E. Jones b. March 8, 1895, d. December 18, 1976
Birth*20 Jun 1927 Eugene was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 20 Jun 1927. 1930 census age 2 9/12.1,2,3 
 He was the son of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones
(Witness) Census19 Apr 1930 Eugene Wilson Ward appeared on the census of 19 Apr 1930 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 Eugene Wilson Ward appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*12 May 1951 He married Nicely Harvey at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 12 May 1951. Eugene W. Ward, age 23, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Nicely Harvey, age 18, single, b. Jumping Branch, res. Jumping Branch; md by H.P. Hackney.3 
Residence*18 May 1994 Eugene Wilson Ward resided at Baltimore, MD, on 18 May 1994.4 
Residence*2 Aug 2006 Eugene Wilson Ward and Nicely Harvey resided at Baltimore, MD, on 2 Aug 2006.5 
Death*10 Sep 2008 Eugene Wilson Ward died on 10 Sep 2008 at Baltimore, MD, at age 81..1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Apr 1930Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward, Lorena Vergie Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward and Eugene Wilson Ward2
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward, Eugene Wilson Ward and Ross Arlin Ward2

Partners and Children

Marriage*12 May 1951 He married Nicely Harvey at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 12 May 1951. Eugene W. Ward, age 23, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Nicely Harvey, age 18, single, b. Jumping Branch, res. Jumping Branch; md by H.P. Hackney.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Ross Arlin Ward, Beckley (WV) Register Herald, 4 Aug 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Feb 2009.

Ross Arlin Ward

M, #1682, b. 27 Dec 1931, d. 2 Aug 2006
FatherWilford Other Ward b. April 27, 1884, d. January 14, 1948
MotherSintilla E. Jones b. March 8, 1895, d. December 18, 1976
Birth*27 Dec 1931 Ross was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 27 Dec 1931.1,2,3 
 He was the son of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1940 Ross Arlin Ward appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1940 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*22 May 1955 He married Betty Jean Angell at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 22 May 1955. Ross Arlin Ward, age 23, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Betty Jean Angell, age 17, single, b. Madams Creek, res. Hinton; md by Billy Apostolon.3,1 
Residence*18 May 1994 Ross Arlin Ward resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 18 May 1994.5 
Residence*11 Nov 2003 Ross Arlin Ward and Betty Jean Angell resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Nov 2003.6 
Move*2005 Ross Arlin Ward moved to Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, in 2005.1 
Death*2 Aug 2006 Ross died on 2 Aug 2006 at St Mary's Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at age 74. HUNTINGTON — Ross Arlin Ward, 74, formerly of Sandstone, died Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2006, at St. Mary’s Medical Center.

Ross was born Dec. 27, 1931, in Summers County, and was the son of the late Wilford and Sintilla Jones Ward.

He was a lifelong resident of Sandstone until moving to Huntington in 2005. He was retired from CSX Railroad after 41 years of service with the Maintenance of Way Division. Ross was a member of Second Guyandotte Baptist Church and a member of Sandstone Baptist Church until moving to Huntington.

He was preceded in death by his son, Terry Ward; a brother, Glaspy Ward; and two sisters, Lorena Sampson and Gladys Lane.

He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Betty Angell Ward; three daughters, Darlene Sanders of Knoxville, Tenn., Diane Varnum and her husband Vernon, of Huntington and Barbara Propps of Rainelle; two brothers, Cornelius Ward of Princeton and Eugene Ward and his wife, Nicely, of Baltimore, Md., a sister, Ann Dewese of Shrewsbury, Pa; four grandchildren, Samantha Cales, Eric Lilly, Zach Sanders and Laura Varnum; and three great-grandchildren.

Special thanks to Dr. Stanley Day for many years of care to Ross while he lived in Sandstone, also to Dr. Dawn MacFarland, Dr. J. D. Daniels and the Hospice team, and to the sixth floor St. Mary’s oncology nursing staff for the wonderful care given to Ross. Their compassion will never be forgotten by the family.

He was especially fond of family reunions, ice cream, old-fashioned westerns. He will be sadly missed by family and friends.

Service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, at Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton, with burial to follow at Richmond Cemetery. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Huntington.

Condolences may be sent to pivontfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.1,2 
Burial*6 Aug 2006 He was buried on 6 Aug 2006 at Richmond Cemetery, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Apr 1940Sandstone, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward, Eugene Wilson Ward and Ross Arlin Ward4

Partners and Children

Marriage*22 May 1955 He married Betty Jean Angell at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 22 May 1955. Ross Arlin Ward, age 23, single, b. Sandstone, res. Sandstone; Betty Jean Angell, age 17, single, b. Madams Creek, res. Hinton; md by Billy Apostolon.3,1 
Children
  • Darlene Ward1
  • Diane Ward1
  • Barbara Sue Ward1
  • Terry A. Ward1 b. 9 Mar 1968, d. 11 Nov 2003

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Ross Arlin Ward, Beckley (WV) Register Herald, 4 Aug 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Feb 2009.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Terry A. Ward, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 18 November 2003.

Gladys Ellen Ward

F, #1683, b. 9 Jan 1916, d. 18 May 1994
FatherWilford Other Ward b. April 27, 1884, d. January 14, 1948
MotherSintilla E. Jones b. March 8, 1895, d. December 18, 1976
Birth*9 Jan 1916 Gladys was born at Summers Co, WV, on 9 Jan 1916. 
 She was the daughter of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones
(Witness) Census31 Jan 1920 Gladys Ellen Ward appeared on the census of 31 Jan 1920 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census19 Apr 1930 Gladys Ellen Ward appeared on the census of 19 Apr 1930 in the household of Wilford Other Ward and Sintilla E. Jones at Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriage*17 Apr 1935 She married Hubert H. Bourne at Summers Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1935. Hubert H. Bourne, age 21, single, b. OH, res. Kanawha Falls; Gladys E. Ward, age 19, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md. by H.P. Hackney.2 
Marriage* She married David Lester Lane
Residence*1972 Gladys Ellen Ward resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, in 1972. 
Death*18 May 1994 Gladys died on 18 May 1994 at Hinton Hospital, Hinton, Summers Co, WV, at age 78.3 
Burial*21 May 1994 She was buried on 21 May 1994 at Greenbrier Burial Park, Hinton, Summers Co, WV.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
31 Jan 1920Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward and Lorena Vergie Ward1
19 Apr 1930Sandstone Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilford Other Ward, Sintilla E. Jones, Gladspy Olis Ward, Gladys Ellen Ward, Lorena Vergie Ward, Cornelius Muroe Ward, Annalee Ward and Eugene Wilson Ward1

Partners and Children

Marriage*17 Apr 1935 She married Hubert H. Bourne at Summers Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1935. Hubert H. Bourne, age 21, single, b. OH, res. Kanawha Falls; Gladys E. Ward, age 19, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md. by H.P. Hackney.2 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married David Lester Lane
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Drema Elizabeth Bennett, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 19 May 1998.

Hubert H. Bourne1

M, #1684, b. circa 1914
Birth*circa 1914 Hubert was born at Dayton, Montgomery Co, OH, circa 1914.2,1 
Marriage*17 Apr 1935 He married Gladys Ellen Ward at Summers Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1935. Hubert H. Bourne, age 21, single, b. OH, res. Kanawha Falls; Gladys E. Ward, age 19, single, b. Summers Co, res. Sandstone; md. by H.P. Hackney.1 
(informant) Death1 Feb 1936 Hubert was informant for the death of Hubert Ray Bourne at Kanawha Falls, Fayette Co, WV, on 1 Feb 1936.3 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Hubert Ray Bourne.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Drema Elizabeth Bennett, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 19 May 1998.

Drema Elizabeth Bourne

F, #1685, b. 27 Dec 1940, d. 9 May 1998
FatherHubert H. Bourne b. circa 1914
MotherGladys Ellen Ward b. January 9, 1916, d. May 18, 1994
Birth*27 Dec 1940 Drema was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 27 Dec 1940.1 
 She was the daughter of Hubert H. Bourne and Gladys Ellen Ward
Marriage* Drema Elizabeth Bourne married Raymond Lester Bennett.1 
Residence18 May 1994 Drema Elizabeth Bourne resided at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 18 May 1994.2 
Residence*May 1998 She resided at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, in May 1998.1 
Death*9 May 1998 Drema died on 9 May 1998 at Roanoke hospital, Roanoke, VA, at age 57.1 
Burial*12 May 1998 She was buried on 12 May 1998 at Greenbrier Burial Park, Hinton, Summers Co, WV.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married Raymond Lester Bennett.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Drema Elizabeth Bennett, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 19 May 1998.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.

Genevieve Ellen Bourne

F, #1687, b. 8 Apr 1937, d. 4 Mar 2004
FatherHubert H. Bourne b. circa 1914
MotherGladys Ellen Ward b. January 9, 1916, d. May 18, 1994
Birth*8 Apr 1937 Genevieve was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1937.1 
 She was the daughter of Hubert H. Bourne and Gladys Ellen Ward
Marriage*28 Feb 1963 Genevieve Ellen Bourne married Ronald Fouquet on 28 Feb 1963 at Hinton, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage* Genevieve Ellen Bourne married Robert Lee Fitzwater.1 
Marriage* Genevieve Ellen Bourne married Leonard Barney.3 
Residence18 May 1994 Genevieve Ellen Bourne resided at Leesburg, Lake Co, FL, on 18 May 1994.4 
Residence*9 May 1998 She resided at Leesburg, Lake Co, FL, on 9 May 1998.3 
Death*4 Mar 2004 Genevieve died on 4 Mar 2004 at Leesburg Regional Medical Center, Leesburg, Lake Co, FL, at age 66.1 
Burial*9 Mar 2004 She was buried on 9 Mar 2004 at Richmond Cemetery, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*28 Feb 1963 She married Ronald Fouquet on 28 Feb 1963 at Hinton, Summers Co, WV.2 
Child
  • Ronald Fouquet Jr1

Partners and Children

Marriage* Genevieve Ellen Bourne married Robert Lee Fitzwater.1 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage* Genevieve Ellen Bourne married Leonard Barney.3 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Genevieve Ellen Barney, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 9 Mar 2004.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Drema Elizabeth Bennett, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 19 May 1998.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.

Garnet Marie Lane

F, #1692, b. 26 May 1954
FatherDavid Lester Lane
MotherGladys Ellen Ward b. January 9, 1916, d. May 18, 1994
Birth*26 May 1954 Garnet was born at Summers Co, WV, on 26 May 1954. 
 She was the daughter of David Lester Lane and Gladys Ellen Ward
Marriage* Garnet Marie Lane married (?) Lilly.1 
Residence18 May 1994 Garnet Marie Lane resided at Fincastle, Botetourt Co, VA, on 18 May 1994.2 
Residence*9 May 1998 She resided at Fincastle, Botetourt Co, VA, on 9 May 1998.1 
Residence4 Mar 2004 She resided at Fincastle, Botetourt Co, VA, on 4 Mar 2004.3 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Drema Elizabeth Bennett, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 19 May 1998.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Genevieve Ellen Barney, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 9 Mar 2004.

Loraine Marie Richmond1,2

F, #1695, b. 14 Mar 1930, d. 13 Jun 2003
Birth*14 Mar 1930 Loraine was born at Raleigh Co, WV, on 14 Mar 1930.1,2 
Marriage*30 Aug 1946 She married Cornelius Muroe Ward at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Aug 1946. Cornelius M. Ward, age 23, single, b. Ramp, res. Sandstone; Laraine Marie Richmond, age 16, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Hinton; md. by R. Moorman Parker.2 
Death*13 Jun 2003 Loraine Marie Richmond died on 13 Jun 2003 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, at age 73..1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

Clifford E. Dewese1,2

M, #1697, b. 9 Dec 1912, d. 25 Aug 1993
Birth*9 Dec 1912 Clifford was born on 9 Dec 1912.1 
Marriage* He married Annalee Ward
Death*25 Aug 1993 Clifford died on 25 Aug 1993 at Shrewsbury, York Co, PA, at age 80.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Gladys E. Lane, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 31 May 1994.

Calvin A. Jones1

M, #1700, b. 17 Feb 1886, d. 23 Aug 1964
FatherBryson (Brice) M. Jones b. circa 1844, d. 1886
MotherRachel Ann Burdette b. May, 1850, d. April 28, 1934
Birth*17 Feb 1886 Calvin was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 17 Feb 1886.1,2 
 He was the son of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette
Birth17 Feb 1887 Calvin was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 17 Feb 1887.2,3 
(Witness) Census23 Jun 1900 He appeared on the census of 23 Jun 1900 in the household of Alfred Jones at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Employment*Jun 1917 Occupation: railroader in Jun 1917 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV. Car repairer, C&O Railroad.2 
Mlt-Registration*5 Jun 1917 Calvin A. Jones registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Cabell Co, WV. Single at time of registration.2 
Residence*5 Jun 1917 He resided at 1939 4th Ave, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1917.2 
Mlt active duty* He reported for active duty at WWI. Noted on gravestone.1 
Residence28 Apr 1934 He resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1934.4 
Census*27 May 1940 He appeared on the census as head of household at Ceredo, Wayne Co, WV, on 27 May 1940.3 
(informant) Death18 Apr 1949 Calvin was informant for the death of Cora May Jones at Memorial Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 18 Apr 1949.5 
Residence3 Mar 1956 Calvin A. Jones resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 3 Mar 1956.6 
Marriage*22 Jul 1957 He married Hazel Angell at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 22 Jul 1957.
Calvin A. Jones, age 71, single, b. Sandstone, res. Huntington; Hazel Angell, age 47, single, b. Hinton, res. Hinton; md by H.U. Thompson at Hinton.7 
Death*23 Aug 1964 Calvin died on 23 Aug 1964 at VA Hospital, Huntington, Wayne Co, WV, at age 78.5,1 
Burial* His body was interred at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.5,1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVAlfred Jones, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Lula Belle Jones, Cora May Jones and Calvin A. Jones3
27 May 1940Ceredo, Wayne Co, WVCalvin A. Jones3

Partners and Children

Marriage*22 Jul 1957 He married Hazel Angell at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 22 Jul 1957.
Calvin A. Jones, age 71, single, b. Sandstone, res. Huntington; Hazel Angell, age 47, single, b. Hinton, res. Hinton; md by H.U. Thompson at Hinton.7 

Citations

  1. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996),.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Union (WV) Monroe Watchman, Thursday, 10 May 1934. Transcribed by Jeanne Shook.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Virginia Ellen Jones Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 4 March 1956.
  7. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.