Richard Triphosia Paxton1,2,3,4

M, b. July 24, 1935, d. August 3, 2009
FatherGilmer Triphosia Paxton1,2,5,4 b. August 22, 1915, d. February 19, 1982
MotherThelma Lee Bucklin1,2,5,4 b. September 1, 1915, d. March 24, 1968
     Richard Triphosia Paxton Richard T. Paxton, 74, died August 3, 2009 at Thomas Memorial Hospital of a massive heart attack. Richard was born in Clay County on July 24, 1935, the only child of Gilmer and Thelma Paxton who preceded him in death. His first wife, Mildred also preceded him in death. Richard had many business interests throughout the years. He was owner of Mountain State Vending and has turned that business over to his son, James. He was involved with the West Virginia State Video Lottery for many years and was currently involved with a new enterprise, R & S ATM Service. Richard was a Christian and had rededicated himself to the Lord on July 29, 2007. He attended Dunbar Mountain Mission. He was a member of the American Trap Shooters Association where he and Mildred were winners in all classifications. He was an avid fisherman and hunter, but most of all had a great love of family. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Stone Paxton, who shared each new adventure with him, sons, James Paxton and his wife, Joann of Charleston and Richard D. Paxton of Charleston; daughter, Diane Boso and her husband, Bill of Dunbar. He is also survived by stepson, Michael Stone of Charleston; stepdaughters, Nicole King and her husband, Jeff of St. Albans and Kelly Stone of Philadelphia, PA. Richard had 8 grandchildren, Dennis, Robert, Daniel, Kristin, Amber, Rebecca and Angie and the new love of his life, Ava Cathryn and 7 great-grandchildren, Brandon, Rachel, Krissy, Destiny, Jada, Alexis and Katilyn. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, August 7, at Dunbar Mountain Mission, with the Rev. James Phillips officiating. Burial will follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Cross Lanes. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m., Thursday, August 6, at Keller Funeral Home, Dunbar, and one prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Hubbard Hospice House, 1001 Kennawa Dr. Charleston, WV 25311. The family would also like to give a special thanks to the kind, compassionate care Richard received at Thomas Memorial Emergency room.2 He was buried at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, Kanawha Co., West Virginia.2 He married Shirley Stone.2 Richard Triphosia Paxton was born on July 24, 1935 at Clay Co., West Virginia.1,2,4 He married Mildred Louise Young on February 18, 1955.1,3 Richard Triphosia Paxton died on August 3, 2009 at South Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia, at age 74.6,2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 92, District 10-2B, Falls, Fayette Co., West Virginia5

Family 1

Shirley Stone
Marriage*Richard Triphosia Paxton married Shirley Stone.2 

Family 2

Mildred Louise Young b. January 30, 1938, d. July 8, 2007
Marriage*Richard Triphosia Paxton married Mildred Louise Young on February 18, 1955.1,3 
Children
  • James G. Paxton2,3
  • Richard D. Paxton Sr.2,3
  • Diane Paxton2,3

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S5276] Keller Funeral Home, online http://www.kellerfuneralhome.net, From the Richard T. Paxton obituary.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Mildred Louise Young Paxton obituary in the Jul 10, 2007 edition.
  4. [S2878] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Mildred Louise Young1,2

F, b. January 30, 1938, d. July 8, 2007
     Mildred Louise Young was buried at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, Kanawha Co., West Virginia.3,2 She was born on January 30, 1938.3,4 As of February 18, 1955,her married name was Paxton.1 She married Richard Triphosia Paxton, son of Gilmer Triphosia Paxton and Thelma Lee Bucklin, on February 18, 1955.1,2 Mildred Louise Young died on July 8, 2007 at West Virginia at age 69.4,3,2 She Mildred Louise Young Paxton, 69, of Cross Lanes went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, July 8, 2007 after a long battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Richard T. Paxton. Her children and their spouses are Richard D. Paxton Sr. and Barbara of Cross Lanes, James G. Paxton and Joanne of Tyler Mountain, Diana Boso, who was also her mom's loving caregiver, and Bill of Dunbar. Her grandchildren are Richard D. Paxton Jr., Robert D. Paxton, Angela D. Raines, Amber D. Roberts, Daniel A. Boso, Rebecca Paxton, Kristin R. Paxton, and Danielle. Her great-grandchildren are Brandon M. Paxton, Kristan M. Strobel, Destiny E. Gibson, Kaitlyn E. Raines, Alexis P. Raines, Cameron Bodkins, and Jayda S. McHorney. Her siblings are Jan Cummings of Poca, Betty Buckner of Belle, Jeannie Hoy of Witcher Creek, Nada Spitzer of Georgia, Ron Young of Maryland and Henry Young of Handley. Mildred was a member of Dunbar Mountain Mission for 40 years. She loved her church family and missed worshiping with them during her illness more than anything and now she worships at the feet of Jesus. Mildred and her husband Richard were avid trap shooters and won many awards together. Her most prestigious awards included four national awards. In 1977, she won the National Ladies Handicap and also placed 10th out of 4,996 shooters. In 1987, she won the same award again and became the only woman in the country to earn this award twice and still holds that record. In 1996, she won her first international trophy in doubles. She holds the honor of being the only lady on the First State Team from 1986 until 2002, consecutively. She was very talented in hobbies, which included gardening, painting, poetry, singing, and knitting. She now has her final reward for a life lived with Jesus. Her love was the cord that bound the family together. Her love for flowers, children, and animals were some of the things that made her all the more loving. The family would like to thank HospiceCare for all the loving care they provided during her illness, her friends, hospice aid Angie Barr, nurses, Karen and Carol Means, everyone at the Hubbard Hospice House, Dr. Warren and Dr. Taylor. Also, special thanks for all the cards from friends and family, the uplifting visits, and calls that were much appreciated. The family is accepting donations for the Hubbard Hospice House, in Mildred's memory. A special thanks go to her beloved friend, Sara Burton, who was a wonderful friend and caregiver. For her timeless efforts for comfort and care is to be applauded. Sara was a great source of joy to Mildred during her illness. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 11, at Dunbar Mountain Mission with the Rev. James H. Phillips, the Rev. Billy Lucas and the Rev. Mike Harper officiating. Burial will follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Cross Lanes. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Dunbar Mountain Mission. Arrangements are in the care of Keller Funeral Home, Dunbar. on July 10, 2007.2

Family

Richard Triphosia Paxton b. July 24, 1935, d. August 3, 2009
Marriage*She married Richard Triphosia Paxton, son of Gilmer Triphosia Paxton and Thelma Lee Bucklin, on February 18, 1955.1,2 
Children
  • James G. Paxton5,2
  • Richard D. Paxton Sr.5,2
  • Diane Paxton5,2

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Mildred Louise Young Paxton obituary in the Jul 10, 2007 edition.
  3. [S4499] Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Kanawha Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S5276] Keller Funeral Home, online http://www.kellerfuneralhome.net, From the Richard T. Paxton obituary.

Clara Lelia Paxton1,2,3

F, b. March 28, 1919, d. December 2, 2016
FatherRev. Jesse Winfield Paxton4,5,7,8 b. September 23, 1901, d. April 23, 1959
MotherZona Leota Fitzwater4,5,6,7,8 b. July 23, 1900, d. January 16, 1996
     Clara Lelia Paxton was buried at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, Kanawha Co., West Virginia.8 She was born on March 28, 1919 at Swandale, Clay Co., West Virginia.1,2,8 As of June 3, 1944,her married name was Given.3 She married Rodney Howard Given on June 3, 1944 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska.3,8 Clara Lelia Paxton died on December 2, 2016 at Buckeye, Pocahontas Co., West Virginia, at age 97.8 She Clara Lelia "Lee" Given, 97, of Clover Lick, passed away Friday, December 2, 2016, at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital in Buckeye. Born March 28, 1919, in Clay County, she was a daughter of the late Rev. Jesse W. Paxton and Zona Fitzwater Paxton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rodney H. Given; a sister, Laura, who died at birth; and a brother, Emerald K. Paxton. Lee graduated from Widen High School in 1937 and was a graduate of Glenville State College. She taught school in Clay and Kanawha counties. Lee and Rod were married in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 1944. During World War II, she worked for the war effort as a teletype operator in Arlington, Virginia. She also worked for the war effort in Akron, Ohio. She was an active member of First Baptist Church, St. Albans, before moving to Lewisburg in the early 2000s. She attended Shuck Memorial Baptist, Lewisburg. Lee is survived by her son, David, and wife, Sunny, of Clover Lick; niece, Nancy Salmi, of Wisconsin; nephews, Michael Paxton and wife, Jeanne Nemcek, of Illinois; Dr. Mark Paxton, and wife, Dr. Margaret Weaver, of Missouri; and Mike Given, and wife, Vikki, and Allen Given, all of Ohio; several great- and great-great-nieces and nephews. Service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, December 10, at Shuck Memorial Baptist Church, Lewisburg, with Rev. Joel Harpold, of First Baptist, St. Albans, officiating. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Interment in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Cross Lanes. on December 8, 2016.8

Census Records

1920Dwelling 195, District 27, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia4
1930Dwelling 216, District 1, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia5
1940Dwelling 74, District 8-1A, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia7

Occupation

1940Teacher7

Family

Rodney Howard Given b. September 11, 1920, d. March 31, 2014
Marriage*Clara Lelia Paxton married Rodney Howard Given on June 3, 1944 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska.3,8 
Child
  • David A. Given3,8

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S2878] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969.
  3. [S8914] Morgan Funeral Home, online www.morganfh.net, From the Rodney Howard Given obituary.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Zona L. Paxton obituary in the Jan 18, 1996 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Clara Lelia Given obituary in the Dec 8, 2016 edition.

Emerald Keith Paxton1,2,3,4

M, b. May 19, 1924, d. February 20, 1989
FatherRev. Jesse Winfield Paxton1,2,3 b. September 23, 1901, d. April 23, 1959
MotherZona Leota Fitzwater1,2,3 b. July 23, 1900, d. January 16, 1996
     Emerald Keith Paxton was buried at Spring Valley Memory Gardens, 2813 Goodwill Road, Huntington, Wayne Co., West Virginia.5 His Social Security Number was 236-30-3667.6 He was born on May 19, 1924 at Widen, Clay Co., West Virginia.6,3,4,7 He married Mary Pauline Young on April 17, 1945 at Clay, Clay Co., West Virginia.2,8 Emerald Keith Paxton died on February 20, 1989 at West Virginia at age 64.6,7

Census Records

1930Dwelling 216, District 1, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia1
1940Dwelling 74, District 8-1A, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia9

Family

Mary Pauline Young b. January 25, 1926, d. May 19, 2005
Marriage*Emerald Keith Paxton married Mary Pauline Young on April 17, 1945 at Clay, Clay Co., West Virginia.2,8 
Children
  • Dr. Mark Paxton8
  • Michael K. Paxton8
  • Nancy Gale Paxton10,8

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paxton-Young marriage record.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  5. [S8912] Spring Valley Memory Gardens, Wayne Co., WV, online www.findagrave.com.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S3600] U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010.
  8. [S1232] Herald-Dispatch, From the M. Pauline Paxton obituary in the May 22, 2005 edition.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Lura "Laura" Paxton1,2,3

F, b. April 15, 1920
FatherRev. Jesse Winfield Paxton1,2,3 b. September 23, 1901, d. April 23, 1959
MotherZona Leota Fitzwater1,2,3 b. July 23, 1900, d. January 16, 1996
     Lura "Laura" Paxton was born on April 15, 1920 at Swandale, Clay Co., West Virginia.1,2 She Not enumerated with her family in the 1930 Census, supposedly died at birth. on April 4, 1930.4,3

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S2878] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Clara Lelia Given obituary in the Dec 8, 2016 edition.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Rodney Howard Given1,2

M, b. September 11, 1920, d. March 31, 2014
     Rodney Howard Given was buried at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, Kanawha Co., West Virginia.1,2 He Rodney Howard Given, 93, of Lewisburg, formerly of St. Albans, passed away March 31. He was born September 11, 1920 in Sutton, Braxton County, the son of Emory A. and Lola Faye Given. Rod graduated from Gassaway High School in 1938 and from Bliss Electrical School in 1939. He was also awarded a diploma from the "College of Hard Knocks" from Alderson-Broaddus College. Upon graduation from Bliss he was employed as an electrician for BC&G Mining Company until the start of World War II. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 and was stationed in Lincoln, Nebraska, when married his wife, Clara Lelia Paxton, of Clay, on June 3, 1944. He served in the Air Corps for four years, earning the rank of staff sergeant. He was crew chief on mainly B- 24 bombers. Toward the end of the war, he was stationed in Iwo Jima, serving as crew chief of B-29 bombers and P-51 fighters. In October 1946 he began employment with the C&P Telephone Company in Huntington as an Installer Repairman. During the span of his career, he was also District Manager of Residence Service, Call Switching Services, Outside Plant Construction and Maintenance Superintendent, covering most areas of West Virginia. He retired as District Manager of Business Services for C&P in Charleston in May 1982, after 35 plus years of service. Rod loved sports and played all sports available to him in the 1930s. As a spectator, he was a loyal Mountaineer fan. Rod was an active member of First Baptist Church of St. Albans for more than 40 years, serving in many capacities. After moving to Lewisburg in 2004, he joined Shuck Memorial Baptist. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, James R. and Harry; and two sisters, Eileen and Marie, who died at birth. Surviving are his wife of 69 years, C. Lelia "Lee" Given; son, David A., and wife, Sunny, of Cass; a niece and several nephews. Funeral is at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5 at Shuck Memorial Baptist Church, Lewisburg, with Revs. Joel Harpold and Jonathan Turner officiating. Visitation is one hour prior to service. Interment is in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Cross Lanes, with a graveside service at 3:30 p.m. officiated by Rev. Joel Harpold.1 He was born on September 11, 1920 at Sutton, Braxton Co., West Virginia.1,2 He married Clara Lelia Paxton, daughter of Rev. Jesse Winfield Paxton and Zona Leota Fitzwater, on June 3, 1944 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska.1,3 Rodney Howard Given died on March 31, 2014 at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co., West Virginia, at age 93.1,2

Family

Clara Lelia Paxton b. March 28, 1919, d. December 2, 2016
Marriage*He married Clara Lelia Paxton, daughter of Rev. Jesse Winfield Paxton and Zona Leota Fitzwater, on June 3, 1944 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska.1,3 
Child
  • David A. Given1,3

Citations

  1. [S8914] Morgan Funeral Home, online www.morganfh.net, From the Rodney Howard Given obituary.
  2. [S4499] Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Kanawha Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Clara Lelia Given obituary in the Dec 8, 2016 edition.

Gilmer Jennings "Buster" Hamrick1,2

M, b. September 1, 1911, d. April 28, 1997
     His Social Security Number was 233-10-2692.3 Gilmer Jennings "Buster" Hamrick was born on September 1, 1911 at Clay Co., West Virginia.3,4,2 He married Virginia Mae Paxton, daughter of Alonzo Shelburn "Lonnie" "Lonzo" Paxton and Nancy Ellen "Nannie" Walker, on August 13, 1932 at Dundon, Clay Co., West Virginia.2 Gilmer Jennings "Buster" Hamrick died on April 28, 1997 at Wayne Co., Ohio, at age 85.3,4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 105, District 8-1A, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia5

Occupation

1940Coal miner5

Family

Virginia Mae Paxton b. March 7, 1915, d. June 20, 1988
Marriage*Gilmer Jennings "Buster" Hamrick married Virginia Mae Paxton, daughter of Alonzo Shelburn "Lonnie" "Lonzo" Paxton and Nancy Ellen "Nannie" Walker, on August 13, 1932 at Dundon, Clay Co., West Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Hamrick-Paxton marriage record.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

William Jennings Hamrick1

M, b. November 7, 1932, d. June 23, 1992
FatherGilmer Jennings "Buster" Hamrick1,2 b. September 1, 1911, d. April 28, 1997
MotherVirginia Mae Paxton1,2 b. March 7, 1915, d. June 20, 1988
     His Social Security Number was 289-30-8991.3 William Jennings Hamrick was born on November 7, 1932 at West Virginia.1,3 He died on June 23, 1992 at age 59.3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 105, District 8-1A, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Delano Layman Paxton1,2,3

M, b. August 10, 1933, d. December 21, 1997
FatherAlonzo Shelburn "Lonnie" "Lonzo" Paxton1,2,5,6,4,3 b. July 15, 1881, d. April 28, 1955
MotherIda Mae Workman1,2,4,3 b. August 29, 1898, d. September 3, 2000
     His Social Security Number was 236-52-6311.7 Delano Layman Paxton was buried at Ramsey Cemetery, Enoch, Clay Co., West Virginia. He was born on August 10, 1933 at Dundon, Clay Co., West Virginia.7,2,8,3 He married Eleanor Maxine Hamrick on May 24, 1952 at Valley Fork, Clay Co., West Virginia.1,2 Delano Layman Paxton and Eleanor Maxine Hamrick were divorced on November 17, 1975 at Forsyth Co., North Carolina.9 Delano Layman Paxton died on December 21, 1997 at Northampton Co., North Carolina, at age 64.7,1,8

Census Records

1940Dwelling 136, District 8-2, Buffalo, Clay Co., West Virginia4

Family

Eleanor Maxine Hamrick
Marriage*Delano Layman Paxton married Eleanor Maxine Hamrick on May 24, 1952 at Valley Fork, Clay Co., West Virginia.1,2 
Divorce* Delano Layman Paxton and Eleanor Maxine Hamrick were divorced on November 17, 1975 at Forsyth Co., North Carolina.9 
Children
  • Danny Paxton1
  • Steven Paxton1

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paxton-Hamrick marriage record.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the Lonnie S. Paxton obituary in the Apr 28, 1955 edition.
  6. [S2050] Post-Herald, From the R. C. Paxton obituary in the Oct 27, 1971 edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S1028] North Carolina Archives and Records Section and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, North Carolina Death Indexes, 1908-2004.
  9. [S1619] North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics, North Carolina Divorce Index, 1958-2004.

Margaret Estelle Hart1,2

F, b. November 11, 1894, d. March 24, 1967
     Margaret Estelle Hart was buried at Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.1,3,2 She was born on November 11, 1894 at Clay Co., West Virginia.4,5,1 As of November 4, 1911,her married name was Paxton.4,5 She married Robert Henry "Bob" Paxton, son of Winfield Worthington "Worth" Paxton and Polyrena Malinda "Rena" Burnside, on November 4, 1911 at Clay Co., West Virginia.4,6,5 Margaret Estelle Hart died on March 24, 1967 at Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia, at age 72.1,2 She PAXTON, Mrs. Margaret Estelle — 72, of Sutton, Braxton County, formerly of Elkhurst, Clay County, Friday, Charleston Memorial Hospital. Surviving: daughters, Mrs. Elsie Salisbury of Precious, Mrs. Nina Stout of Elyria, Ohio, Mrs. Gertrude Schoolcraft of Pinch, Mrs. Geraldine Leavitt of Sutton, Mrs. Helen Brown of Bayard; son, Edward of Culter Ind; sisters, Mrs. Orfa Schoonover of Elkhurst, Mrs. Delia Akones of Campbells Creek. Service 2 p.m. Sunday. Wilson Funeral Home, Clay. Douglas Cemetery, near Ivydale. on March 25, 1967.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 268, District 31, Pleasant, Clay Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 177, District 8, Union, Clay Co., West Virginia8

Family

Robert Henry "Bob" Paxton b. November 19, 1888, d. May 18, 1961
Marriage*Margaret Estelle Hart married Robert Henry "Bob" Paxton, son of Winfield Worthington "Worth" Paxton and Polyrena Malinda "Rena" Burnside, on November 4, 1911 at Clay Co., West Virginia.4,6,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Margaret Estelle Paxton death certificate.
  2. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Estelle Paxton obituary in the Mar 25, 1967 edition.
  3. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Margaret Estella Paxton obituary in the Mar 26, 1967 edition.
  4. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paxton-Hart marriage certificate.
  6. [S117] John Thompson Family (Paxton descendant), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=thompson_family&id=I00218
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Nina Irene Stout obituary in the Apr 25, 2008 edition.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Beatrice Clarice Paxton death certificate.
  11. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Rosa Helen Brown obituary in the Dec 9, 2005 edition.
  12. [S4762] Friend Cemetery, Clay Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  13. [S5627] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938.
  14. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paxton-Williams marriage certificate.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Neal-Paxton marriage record.
  16. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Brown-Paxton marriage certificate.

Elsie Mae Paxton1,2,3

F, b. October 28, 1912, d. November 10, 1990
FatherRobert Henry "Bob" Paxton4,1,5 b. November 19, 1888, d. May 18, 1961
MotherMargaret Estelle Hart4,1,5,6 b. November 11, 1894, d. March 24, 1967
     Elsie Mae Paxton was buried at Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.3 Her Social Security Number was 235-68-2890.7 She was born on October 28, 1912 at Clay Co., West Virginia.2,7,8 As of November 21, 1931,her married name was Cox.8 She married Jesse M. Cox Sr. on November 21, 1931 at Clay Co., West Virginia.8 Elsie Mae Paxton and Jesse M. Cox Sr. were divorced before December 7, 1951.2,9 As of December 7, 1951,her married name was Salisbury.2,9 Elsie Mae Paxton married Noah Edward Salisbury on December 7, 1951 at Boomer, Fayette Co., West Virginia.2,9,10,3 Elsie Mae Paxton died on November 10, 1990 at Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia, at age 78.7,3 She Mrs. Elsie Mae Salisbury, 78, of Procious, Clay County, died Nov. 10, 1990, in General Division, CAMC, after a long illness. She was a member of Barren Creek United Methodist Church, Corton Surviving: husband, Noah E; daughter, Margaret Summers of Point Pleasant; son, Jesse "Buddy" Cox of St. Albans; sisters, Nina Stout. of Widen, Gertrude Schoolcraft of Pinch, Geraldine Leavitt of Sutton, Helen Brown of Gormania; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Graveside service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, with the Rev. Herbert Vance officiating. There will be no visitation. on November 11, 1990.3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 268, District 31, Pleasant, Clay Co., West Virginia4
1930Dwelling 177, District 8, Union, Clay Co., West Virginia1
1940Dwelling 50, District 20-2B, Big Sandy, Kanawha Co., West Virginia11

Family 1

Jesse M. Cox Sr. b. August 19, 1911, d. October 11, 2007
Marriage*Elsie Mae Paxton married Jesse M. Cox Sr. on November 21, 1931 at Clay Co., West Virginia.8 
Divorce* Elsie Mae Paxton and Jesse M. Cox Sr. were divorced before December 7, 1951.2,9 
Children

Family 2

Noah Edward Salisbury b. March 4, 1916, d. November 22, 2002
Marriage*Elsie Mae Paxton married Noah Edward Salisbury on December 7, 1951 at Boomer, Fayette Co., West Virginia.2,9,10,3 

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Elsie Mae Salisbury obituary in the Nov 11, 1990 edition.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Nina Irene Stout obituary in the Apr 25, 2008 edition.
  6. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Estelle Paxton obituary in the Mar 25, 1967 edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Paxton marriage certificate.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Salisbury-Cox marriage record.
  10. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Francis Summers obituary in the Oct 1, 2003 edition.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Beatrice Clarice Paxton1,2,3,4

F, b. October 2, 1914, d. December 22, 1944
FatherRobert Henry "Bob" Paxton5,1,3,6 b. November 19, 1888, d. May 18, 1961
MotherMargaret Estelle Hart5,1,3,6 b. November 11, 1894, d. March 24, 1967
     Beatrice Clarice Paxton was buried at Friend Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.3,4 She was born on October 2, 1914 at Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.3,4 As of September 5, 1933,her married name was Lantz.7 She married Carl Vincent Lantz on September 5, 1933 at Clay Co., West Virginia.7 Beatrice Clarice Paxton and Carl Vincent Lantz were divorced before May 22, 1939.2 As of May 22, 1939,her married name was Workman.2,8 Beatrice Clarice Paxton married Emmet W. Workman on May 22, 1939 at Clay Co., West Virginia.2,3,8 Beatrice Clarice Paxton died on December 22, 1944 at Widen, Clay Co., West Virginia, at age 30; Died of tuberculosis. Her gravestone has a death date of Dec 23, 1944.3,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 268, District 31, Pleasant, Clay Co., West Virginia5
1930Dwelling 177, District 8, Union, Clay Co., West Virginia1

Family 1

Carl Vincent Lantz b. October 10, 1911, d. November 9, 1968
Marriage*Beatrice Clarice Paxton married Carl Vincent Lantz on September 5, 1933 at Clay Co., West Virginia.7 
Divorce* Beatrice Clarice Paxton and Carl Vincent Lantz were divorced before May 22, 1939.2 
Children

Family 2

Emmet W. Workman
Marriage*Beatrice Clarice Paxton married Emmet W. Workman on May 22, 1939 at Clay Co., West Virginia.2,3,8 
Child
  • Darius Gene Workman2

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Beatrice Clarice Paxton death certificate.
  4. [S4762] Friend Cemetery, Clay Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Nina Irene Stout obituary in the Apr 25, 2008 edition.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Lantz-Paxton marriage certificate.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Workman-Paxton marriage certificate.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Lantz-Naylor marriage certificate.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Neal-Lantz marriage certificate.

Nina Irene Paxton1,2,3,4,5

F, b. February 18, 1917, d. April 17, 2008
FatherRobert Henry "Bob" Paxton1,2,6 b. November 19, 1888, d. May 18, 1961
MotherMargaret Estelle Hart1,2,6,7 b. November 11, 1894, d. March 24, 1967
     Nina Irene Paxton was buried at Bayard Cemetery, Bayard, Grant Co., West Virginia.5 Her Social Security Number was 233-60-6056.8 She was born on February 18, 1917 at Clay Co., West Virginia; The SSDI has a birth date of Dec 1, 1916.8,5 As of April 22, 1938,her married name was Stout.4 She married Robert Lee Stout on April 22, 1938 at Swandale, Clay Co., West Virginia.3,4,5,9 Nina Irene Paxton died on April 17, 2008 at Thomas, Tucker Co., West Virginia, at age 91.8,5 She Nina Irene Stout, 91, Thomas, W.Va., died Thursday, April 17, 2008, at Cortland Acres Nursing Home in Thomas. Born Feb. 18, 1917, in Clay County, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Robert H. and Estelle (Hart) Paxton. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Stout; two brothers, Edward and John Paxton; and three sisters, Elsie Lansberry, Beatrice Lantz, and Helen Brown. She is survived by two sisters, Gertrude Schoolcraft, Elkview, Va., and Geraldine Leavitt, Sutton, W.Va. Friends were received at the David A. Burdock Funeral Home, Oakland, where a service was conducted on Saturday, April 19, with the Rev. William McCallister officiating. Interment followed in the Bayard Cemetery.
on April 25, 2008.5

Census Records

1920Dwelling 268, District 31, Pleasant, Clay Co., West Virginia1
1930Dwelling 177, District 8, Union, Clay Co., West Virginia2
1940Dwelling 130, District 4-4, Birch, Braxton Co., West Virginia10

Family

Robert Lee Stout b. March 20, 1915, d. November 8, 1987
Marriage*Nina Irene Paxton married Robert Lee Stout on April 22, 1938 at Swandale, Clay Co., West Virginia.3,4,5,9 

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Stout-Paxton marriage certificate.
  5. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Nina Irene Stout obituary in the Apr 25, 2008 edition.
  6. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Rosa Helen Brown obituary in the Dec 9, 2005 edition.
  7. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Estelle Paxton obituary in the Mar 25, 1967 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Robert Lee Stout obituary in the Nov 10, 1987 edition.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

John Quantrell/Quantrail Paxton1,2

M, b. September 14, 1919, d. September 30, 1920
FatherRobert Henry "Bob" Paxton1,3,2 b. November 19, 1888, d. May 18, 1961
MotherMargaret Estelle Hart1,3,2 b. November 11, 1894, d. March 24, 1967
     John Quantrell/Quantrail Paxton was buried at Friend Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.2 He was born on September 14, 1919 at Clay Co., West Virginia.1,4,2 He died on September 30, 1920 at Clay Co., West Virginia, at age 1.4,2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 268, District 31, Pleasant, Clay Co., West Virginia1

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S4762] Friend Cemetery, Clay Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Nina Irene Stout obituary in the Apr 25, 2008 edition.
  4. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."

Dessie Gertrude Paxton1,2,3,4

F, b. September 29, 1921
FatherRobert Henry "Bob" Paxton1,5,6,4 b. November 19, 1888, d. May 18, 1961
MotherMargaret Estelle Hart1,5,6,7,4 b. November 11, 1894, d. March 24, 1967
     Dessie Gertrude Paxton was born on September 29, 1921 at Clay Co., West Virginia.2,3,4 As of July 16, 1943,her married name was Schoolcraft.3 She married Lee Albert Schoolcraft on July 16, 1943 at Enoch, Clay Co., West Virginia.2,3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 177, District 8, Union, Clay Co., West Virginia1

Family

Lee Albert Schoolcraft b. July 5, 1914, d. January 15, 1998
Marriage*Dessie Gertrude Paxton married Lee Albert Schoolcraft on July 16, 1943 at Enoch, Clay Co., West Virginia.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Schoolcraft-Paxton marriage record.
  4. [S5627] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938.
  5. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Rosa Helen Brown obituary in the Dec 9, 2005 edition.
  6. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Nina Irene Stout obituary in the Apr 25, 2008 edition.
  7. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Estelle Paxton obituary in the Mar 25, 1967 edition.

Robert Edward Howard Paxton1,2,3,4

M, b. October 30, 1923, d. November 19, 1983
FatherRobert Henry "Bob" Paxton1,5,6 b. November 19, 1888, d. May 18, 1961
MotherMargaret Estelle Hart1,5,6,7 b. November 11, 1894, d. March 24, 1967
     Robert Edward Howard Paxton was buried at Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.3 He was born on October 30, 1923 at Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.5,3,4 He married Marie Williams on January 31, 1948 at Hookersville, Nicholas Co., West Virginia.2,5 Robert Edward Howard Paxton died on November 19, 1983 at West Virginia at age 60.3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 177, District 8, Union, Clay Co., West Virginia1

Family

Marie Williams
Marriage*Robert Edward Howard Paxton married Marie Williams on January 31, 1948 at Hookersville, Nicholas Co., West Virginia.2,5 
Children
  • Brenda Paxton2
  • Earl Paxton2

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  3. [S4691] Douglas Cemetery, Clay Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paxton-Williams marriage certificate.
  6. [S1769] Republican, The, From the Nina Irene Stout obituary in the Apr 25, 2008 edition.
  7. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Estelle Paxton obituary in the Mar 25, 1967 edition.

Jesse M. Cox Sr.1,2,3

M, b. August 19, 1911, d. October 11, 2007
     Jesse M. Cox Sr. was buried at Hills Cemetery, Barren Creek Road, Clendenin, Kanawha Co., West Virginia.3 He was born on August 19, 1911 at Kanawha Co., West Virginia.2,4,5 He married Elsie Mae Paxton, daughter of Robert Henry "Bob" Paxton and Margaret Estelle Hart, on November 21, 1931 at Clay Co., West Virginia.2 Jesse M. Cox Sr. and Elsie Mae Paxton were divorced before December 7, 1951.1,6 Jesse M. Cox Sr. died on October 11, 2007 at Clendenin, Kanawha Co., West Virginia, at age 96.5,3 He Jesse M. Cox Sr., 96, of Corton went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2007, at Shafer's Professional Care Home, Clendenin, after a short illness. Mr. Cox was retired from Union Carbide after 31 years of service and loved to hunt, fish and ginseng. He was the son of the late David C. and Frances Van Camp Cox and was preceded in death by his wife, Edna Ruth Cox; brothers, Ward, James and George Cox; and daughter, Margaret F. Summers. Jesse is survived by his son, Jesse M. "Buddy" Cox of Myrtle Beach, S.C; son-in-law, Harold I. Summers of Procious; grandchildren, Karen Hodges, Jeff Summers, Lisa Cox and Craig Cox; four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; and 10 stepgrandchildren.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at Matics Funeral Home, Clendenin, with the Rev. Hubert Woods officiating. Burial will be in Hills Cemetery, Barren Creek Road, Clendenin. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The family would like to thank the staff at Shafer's Professional Care Home, Clendenin, for providing such wonderful care. on October 12, 2007.3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 50, District 20-2B, Big Sandy, Kanawha Co., West Virginia4

Occupation

1940Chemical plant foreman4

Family

Elsie Mae Paxton b. October 28, 1912, d. November 10, 1990
Marriage*Jesse M. Cox Sr. married Elsie Mae Paxton, daughter of Robert Henry "Bob" Paxton and Margaret Estelle Hart, on November 21, 1931 at Clay Co., West Virginia.2 
Divorce* Jesse M. Cox Sr. and Elsie Mae Paxton were divorced before December 7, 1951.1,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Paxton marriage certificate.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Jesse M. Cox, Sr. obituary in the Oct 12, 2007 edition.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Salisbury-Cox marriage record.
  7. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Francis Summers obituary in the Oct 1, 2003 edition.

Noah Edward Salisbury1,2

M, b. March 4, 1916, d. November 22, 2002
     His Social Security Number was 289-03-0309.3 Noah Edward Salisbury was buried at Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.2 He was born on March 4, 1916 at Clay Co., West Virginia.3,4 He married Elsie Mae Paxton, daughter of Robert Henry "Bob" Paxton and Margaret Estelle Hart, on December 7, 1951 at Boomer, Fayette Co., West Virginia.1,4,5,6 Noah Edward Salisbury died on November 22, 2002 at Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia, at age 86.3,2 He PROCIOUS - Noah Edward Salisbury, 86, of Procious died in Hubbard Hospice House after a short illness. He was the son of the late Sherman and Alma Evans Salisbury. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Sherman Salisbury Jr; sisters, Inis Corbin and Rare herrauby Dinsmore. He was a member of the Barren Creek Methodist Church; and a retired employee of Consolidated Natural Gas of Corton, W.Va. Surviving are a stepdaughter, Margaret and her husband, Harold Summers of Procious; stepson, Jessie "Buddy" and his wife, Aileen Cox of Myrtle Beach, S.C; brothers, Warren Salisbury of Gallipolis, Ohio, Harold Salisbury of Columbus, Ohio, and Alden Salisbury of Patriot, Ohio; sister, Lois Blair of Rio Grande, Ohio; four step-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren. Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Matics Funeral Home, Clendenin with the Rev. Herb Vance officiating. Burial will be in the Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, W.Va. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. on November 23, 2002.2

Family

Elsie Mae Paxton b. October 28, 1912, d. November 10, 1990
Marriage*He married Elsie Mae Paxton, daughter of Robert Henry "Bob" Paxton and Margaret Estelle Hart, on December 7, 1951 at Boomer, Fayette Co., West Virginia.1,4,5,6 

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Noah Edward Salisbury obituary in the Nov 23, 2002 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Salisbury-Cox marriage record.
  5. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Francis Summers obituary in the Oct 1, 2003 edition.
  6. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Elsie Mae Salisbury obituary in the Nov 11, 1990 edition.

Margaret Frances Cox1,2,3,4

F, b. March 15, 1933, d. September 27, 2003
FatherJesse M. Cox Sr.1,2,3,5 b. August 19, 1911, d. October 11, 2007
MotherElsie Mae Paxton1,2,5,6 b. October 28, 1912, d. November 10, 1990
     Margaret Frances Cox was buried at Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.4,5 Her Social Security Number was 235-46-7033.7 Her married name was Summers.1 She married Harold Ira "Lefty" Summers.1,8,3,4,9,5 Margaret Frances Cox was born on March 15, 1933 at West Virginia.1,7,4 She died on September 27, 2003 at Procious, Clay Co., West Virginia, at age 70.7,5 She PROCIOUS - Margaret Francis Summers, 70, of Procious died Sept. 7, 2003, at her residence. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Summers; mother, Elsie Salisbury; and stepfather, Noah Salisbury. Margaret attended Ovapa Bethel M.E. Church and was very excited by the fact that she was soon to be a great-grandmother. Surviving are her husband, Harold "Lefty" Summers; daughter, Karen Hodges of Clendenin; son, Jeffery "Jeff" Summers of Point Pleasant; brother, Jesse "Buddy" Cox of Myrtle Beach, S.C; dad, Jesse M. Cox Sr. of Corton; grandchildren, Jason Hodges of Procious, Jeffery "J.D." Hodges of Charlotte, Morgan Summers of Cincinnati, Ohio; and stepgrandchildren, Megan and T.R. Mallette of Point Pleasant. Service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, at Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview, with the Rev. Helga Hallett officiating. Burial will be in the Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale. on October 1, 2003.5

Census Records

1940Dwelling 50, District 20-2B, Big Sandy, Kanawha Co., West Virginia2

Family

Harold Ira "Lefty" Summers b. April 22, 1930, d. February 8, 2009
Marriage*Margaret Frances Cox married Harold Ira "Lefty" Summers.1,8,3,4,9,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Jesse M. Cox, Sr. obituary in the Oct 12, 2007 edition.
  4. [S4691] Douglas Cemetery, Clay Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Francis Summers obituary in the Oct 1, 2003 edition.
  6. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Elsie Mae Salisbury obituary in the Nov 11, 1990 edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Noah Edward Salisbury obituary in the Nov 23, 2002 edition.
  9. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Harold I. Summers obituary in the Feb 10, 2009 edition.
  10. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Karen Lynn Summers Hodges obituary in the Jul 22, 2013 edition.

Harold Ira "Lefty" Summers1,2,3,4

M, b. April 22, 1930, d. February 8, 2009
     Harold Ira "Lefty" Summers was buried at Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale, Clay Co., West Virginia.4 He married Margaret Frances Cox, daughter of Jesse M. Cox Sr. and Elsie Mae Paxton.1,2,3,5,4,6 Harold Ira "Lefty" Summers was born on April 22, 1930.7,4 He died on February 8, 2009 at Procious, Clay Co., West Virginia, at age 78.4,7 He Harold I. "Lefty" Summers of Procious passed away February 8, 2009, at his home. He was born April 22, 1930. He was retired from American Electric Power after 26 years. He was an Army Veteran and a member of American Legion Post 23, Point Pleasant. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Cox Summers; daughter, Mary Summers; son, Michael Silverthorne; parents, Cossie and Stella Summers; and sisters, Opal Crawford, Lois Wieland and Mary Olive Brown. Harold will be sadly missed by his daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Randy Hodges of Clendenin; son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Barbara Summers of Point Pleasant; grandchildren, Jason and Jessica Hodges of Apopka Fla., J.D. and Melissa Hodges of Pinch and Morgan Summers of Bethel, Ohio; great-grandchildren, Braedyn Hodges and Kelsie Hodges; stepgrandchildren, Megan and T.R. Mallotte of Point Pleasant; brothers, Cossie Summers of Burbank, Ohio, and Steve Summers of Wooster, Ohio; and sisters, Mildred Summers of Ovapa, Imogene "Jo" Shamblin of Sissonville and Judy Drake of South Carolina. Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, February 12, at Myers Funeral Home, Elkview. Burial will follow in Douglas Cemetery, Ivydale. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Myers Funeral Home, Elkview, is in charge of the arrangements. on February 10, 2009.4

Family

Margaret Frances Cox b. March 15, 1933, d. September 27, 2003
Marriage*He married Margaret Frances Cox, daughter of Jesse M. Cox Sr. and Elsie Mae Paxton.1,2,3,5,4,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1331] Don Norman, "Descendants of Abner Jehu Paxton."
  2. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Noah Edward Salisbury obituary in the Nov 23, 2002 edition.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Jesse M. Cox, Sr. obituary in the Oct 12, 2007 edition.
  4. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Harold I. Summers obituary in the Feb 10, 2009 edition.
  5. [S4691] Douglas Cemetery, Clay Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  6. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Margaret Francis Summers obituary in the Oct 1, 2003 edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Karen Lynn Summers Hodges obituary in the Jul 22, 2013 edition.