Janice Gaynelle Harris1,2,3

F, b. June 20, 1945, d. July 27, 2021
     Janice Gaynelle Harris was born on June 20, 1945 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2,3 As of February 14, 1967,her married name was Wimmer.1 She married Don Randolph Wimmer Sr., son of George Willard Wimmer Sr. and Lillian Leona Wertz, on February 14, 1967 at Roanoke, Virginia.1 Janice Gaynelle Harris and Don Randolph Wimmer Sr. were divorced on April 15, 1991 at Roanoke, Virginia.4 Janice Gaynelle Harris died on July 27, 2021 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 76.2 She Janice Harris Wimmer, 76, of Salem, passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born in Roanoke, on June 20, 1945. She was the oldest daughter of the late Fred Lee Harris and Audrey Easter Meador. Janice worked in customer service for Robertson Marketing before retirement. She loved crocheting and sewing in previous years. She also enjoyed reading and listening to music, especially James Taylor and Simon & Garfunkel. Her family and friends will miss her greatly. Janice is survived by her loving son, Don R. Wimmer Jr. and his wife, Cynthia Spigle; two sisters, Marcia Oubre and her husband, Jay and Lynna Sloan and her husband, Roger; nephew, Chad Sloan; and nieces, Rachael Sloan, and Theresa Chielens and her husband, Klaas. Also surviving are numerous other friends and family, especially Victoria Shaver for much love and support in the last few years. on July 29, 2021.2

Family

Don Randolph Wimmer Sr. b. October 28, 1945, d. February 29, 2016
Marriage*She married Don Randolph Wimmer Sr., son of George Willard Wimmer Sr. and Lillian Leona Wertz, on February 14, 1967 at Roanoke, Virginia.1 
Divorce* Janice Gaynelle Harris and Don Randolph Wimmer Sr. were divorced on April 15, 1991 at Roanoke, Virginia.4 
Child
  • Don Randolph Wimmer Jr.5,2

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Janice Harris Wimmer obituary in the Jul 29, 2021 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Don R. Wimmer, Sr. obituary in the May 29, 2016 edition.

Sue Ann DeWeese1,2,3

F, b. April 20, 1955, d. September 19, 1955
FatherWilliam Calvin "Bill" DeWeese1,3 b. August 12, 1923, d. March 4, 2011
MotherCleo Ferle Sisson1,3 b. September 8, 1923, d. May 29, 2016
     Sue Ann DeWeese was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born on April 20, 1955 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,3 She died on September 19, 1955 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.3

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cleo Sisson DeWeese obituary in the May 29, 2016 edition.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Ruth Elizabeth Young1,2,3

F, b. February 13, 1895, d. November 13, 1988
FatherFlemmon T. "Fleming" Young1,3 b. June, 1859, d. before May 11, 1910
MotherLina Patrie King1,3 b. March 28, 1878, d. January 17, 1948
     Ruth Elizabeth Young was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia. She was born on February 13, 1895 at Virginia.1 She married Tonzie Royoo Poff, son of James Samuel A. Poff and Lucy Mahaley Manning, on March 6, 1918 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,4 As of March 6, 1918,her married name was Poff. Ruth Elizabeth Young died on November 13, 1988 at Franklin Co., Virginia, at age 93.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 102, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 154, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 368, District 10, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 82, District 81-20, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia7

Family

Tonzie Royoo Poff b. October 14, 1897, d. June 23, 1971
Marriage*Ruth Elizabeth Young married Tonzie Royoo Poff, son of James Samuel A. Poff and Lucy Mahaley Manning, on March 6, 1918 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Geneva Rosaland Poff Stump obituary in the Jun 16, 1999 edition.
  3. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Florence P. Williams obituary in the Jul 2, 2006 edition.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ralph Benjamin Poff obituary in the Jun 16, 2009 edition.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Julian Poff obituary in the May 2, 1998 edition.
  12. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George Delano Poff obitutary in the Nov 30, 2003 edition.

Boliver B. Young1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. December 12, 1897, d. December 10, 1948
FatherFlemmon T. "Fleming" Young1 b. June, 1859, d. before May 11, 1910
MotherLina Patrie King1,7,8 b. March 28, 1878, d. January 17, 1948
     Boliver B. Young was buried at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co., West Virginia.9,6 He was born on December 12, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,6,1 He married Alice A. Conner, daughter of Giles Alexander Conner and Laura L. Martin, on September 19, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,10,9 Boliver B. Young died on December 10, 1948 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 50; Died in a slate fall.9,6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 102, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 192, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 167, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 244, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 198, District 24-39, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia11

Occupation

1920Coal miner7
1930Farm laborer5
1940Coal miner11

Family

Alice A. Conner b. August 3, 1902, d. February 21, 1993
Marriage*Boliver B. Young married Alice A. Conner, daughter of Giles Alexander Conner and Laura L. Martin, on September 19, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,10,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nina M. Charles obituary in the May 26, 1994 edition.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S4352] Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, McDowell Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Boliver B. Young death certificate.
  10. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Zella Young death certificate.

Isaac E./H. Young1,2,3

M, b. April, 1899, d. August 31, 1920
FatherFlemmon T. "Fleming" Young1 b. June, 1859, d. before May 11, 1910
MotherLina Patrie King1 b. March 28, 1878, d. January 17, 1948
     Isaac E./H. Young was born in April, 1899 at Virginia.1,3 He died on August 31, 1920 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 21; Died in a slate fall.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 102, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 167, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1920Farm laborer2

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Isaac Young death certificate.

Lillie Ann Young1

F, b. May 23, 1900
FatherFlemmon T. "Fleming" Young1 b. June, 1859, d. before May 11, 1910
MotherLina Patrie King1 b. March 28, 1878, d. January 17, 1948
     Lillie Ann Young was born on May 23, 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 102, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

Lillie Mae Young1

F, b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
FatherFlemmon T. "Fleming" Young2 b. June, 1859, d. before May 11, 1910
MotherLina Patrie King1,2,3 b. March 28, 1878, d. January 17, 1948
     Her Social Security Number was 233-60-0778.4 Lillie Mae Young was born on November 11, 1905 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4 As of September 29, 1923,her married name was Cox.3 She married Charles Franklin Cox on September 29, 1923 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.3 Lillie Mae Young died in May, 1983 at West Virginia at age 77.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 192, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 167, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia5

Family

Charles Franklin Cox b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
Marriage*Lillie Mae Young married Charles Franklin Cox on September 29, 1923 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Young marriage record.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Thompson-Cox marriage record.

Zelpha G. Argebright1

F, b. circa 1912
FatherDaniel Calvin Argebright1 b. August 19, 1883, d. October 15, 1966
MotherLina Patrie King1 b. March 28, 1878, d. January 17, 1948
     Zelpha G. Argebright was born circa 1912 at Virginia.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 167, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Thomas G. Young1

M, b. circa 1904
FatherFlemmon T. "Fleming" Young1 b. June, 1859, d. before May 11, 1910
MotherLina Patrie King1 b. March 28, 1878, d. January 17, 1948
     Thomas G. Young was born circa 1904 at Virginia.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 192, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Charles Franklin Cox1

M, b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
     His Social Security Number was 232-16-7676.2 Charles Franklin Cox was born on April 21, 1902 at McDowell Co., West Virginia.2,1 He married Lillie Mae Young, daughter of Flemmon T. "Fleming" Young and Lina Patrie King, on September 29, 1923 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 Charles Franklin Cox died on May 7, 1976 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 74.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia3

Occupation

1940Coal miner3

Family

Lillie Mae Young b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
Marriage*Charles Franklin Cox married Lillie Mae Young, daughter of Flemmon T. "Fleming" Young and Lina Patrie King, on September 29, 1923 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Young marriage record.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Thompson-Cox marriage record.

Wilburne Ray Cox1,2

M, b. July 31, 1937, d. June 15, 2009
FatherCharles Franklin Cox1 b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
MotherLillie Mae Young1 b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
     Wilburne Ray Cox was born on July 31, 1937 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.3,2 He married Ruth Joyce Barnett on September 12, 1958 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2 Wilburne Ray Cox died on June 15, 2009 at Davy, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 71.3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia1

Family

Ruth Joyce Barnett b. May 8, 1939, d. September 1, 2000
Marriage*Wilburne Ray Cox married Ruth Joyce Barnett on September 12, 1958 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Barnett marriage record.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Ruth Joyce Barnett1

F, b. May 8, 1939, d. September 1, 2000
     Her Social Security Number was 233-58-8054.2 Ruth Joyce Barnett was born on May 8, 1939 at Davy, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2,1 As of September 12, 1958,her married name was Cox.1 She married Wilburne Ray Cox, son of Charles Franklin Cox and Lillie Mae Young, on September 12, 1958 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 Ruth Joyce Barnett died on September 1, 2000 at Davy, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 61.2

Family

Wilburne Ray Cox b. July 31, 1937, d. June 15, 2009
Marriage*She married Wilburne Ray Cox, son of Charles Franklin Cox and Lillie Mae Young, on September 12, 1958 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Barnett marriage record.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Carlos Calvin Cox1,2,3

M, b. May 29, 1930, d. November 6, 1988
FatherCharles Franklin Cox1,3 b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
MotherLillie Mae Young1,3 b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
     His Social Security Number was 233-44-7981.4 Carlos Calvin Cox was born on May 29, 1930 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,3 He married Peggy Joyce Johnson on July 16, 1949 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2 Carlos Calvin Cox died on November 6, 1988 at age 58.4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia1

Family

Peggy Joyce Johnson
Marriage*Carlos Calvin Cox married Peggy Joyce Johnson on July 16, 1949 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Johnson marriage record.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Minnie B. Sanders1

F, b. April 20, 1905, d. June 24, 2004
     Her Social Security Number was 225-92-4409.2 Minnie B. Sanders was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 She was born on April 20, 1905 at North Carolina.4,2,3 As of circa 1926,her married name was Young.4 She married Amrock Balm Young, son of Flemmon T. "Fleming" Young and Lina Patrie King, circa 1926.4 Minnie B. Sanders died on June 24, 2004 at West Virginia at age 99.2,1 She Minnie B. Young, 99, of Gary, W.Va. died on Thursday, June 24, 2004. Surviving are her brother, Sayman Sanders of Zephraius, Fla; and sister, Ethel Martin, of Gary, W.Va; also several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at Oakey's Roanoke Chapel on Monday, June 28, 2004 from 10 to 11 a.m. where services will be held at 11 a.m. with Rev. Bruce Robinson officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Vale Cemetery. "She'll stay forever young in heaven." on June 27, 2004.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 189, District 32, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia4
1940Dwelling 300, District 14-5, Grundy, Buchanan Co., Virginia5

Family

Amrock Balm Young b. December 21, 1901, d. April 24, 1985
Marriage*Minnie B. Sanders married Amrock Balm Young, son of Flemmon T. "Fleming" Young and Lina Patrie King, circa 1926.4 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Minnie B. Young obituary in the Jun 27, 2004 edition.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S4955] Restvale Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ella Mae Cox1,2

F, b. July 19, 1924
FatherCharles Franklin Cox1 b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
MotherLillie Mae Young1 b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
     Her married name was High.3 Ella Mae Cox married Unknown High.3 Ella Mae Cox was born on July 19, 1924 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2,3 As of September 28, 1945,her married name was Belcher.2 She married James P. Belcher on September 28, 1945 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia1

Family 1

Unknown High
Marriage*Ella Mae Cox married Unknown High.3 

Family 2

James P. Belcher
Marriage*Ella Mae Cox married James P. Belcher on September 28, 1945 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Belcher-Cox marriage record.
  3. [S1235] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.

Charles Linder "Buddy" Cox1,2,3

M, b. September 11, 1927, d. February 15, 2010
FatherCharles Franklin Cox1 b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
MotherLillie Mae Young1 b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
     Charles Linder "Buddy" Cox was born on September 11, 1927 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 He married Sylvia Loretta Reeves on March 18, 1950 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2,3 Charles Linder "Buddy" Cox died on February 15, 2010 at Virginia at age 82.4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia1

Family

Sylvia Loretta Reeves b. August 25, 1930, d. July 21, 2009
Marriage*Charles Linder "Buddy" Cox married Sylvia Loretta Reeves on March 18, 1950 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2,3 
Children
  • David Cox3
  • Donald Cox3
  • Debbie Cox3
  • Dee Dee Cox3
  • Danny Lee Cox3 b. December 31, 1950, d. January, 1986

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Reeves marriage record.
  3. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Sylvia Loretta Cox obituary in the Jul 23, 2009 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Emmaline "Emma" Cox1,2

F, b. August 2, 1933, d. November 5, 2016
FatherCharles Franklin Cox1 b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
MotherLillie Mae Young1 b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
     Emmaline "Emma" Cox was buried at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery, Rt. 863, Franklin Co., Virginia.2 Her married name was Rakes.2 She married John Rakes.2 Emmaline "Emma" Cox was born on August 2, 1933 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.3,2 As of circa 1969,her married name was Sigmon.2 She married Bobby Ray Sigmon circa 1969.2 Emmaline "Emma" Cox died on November 5, 2016 at Virginia at age 83.2 She Emmaline Cox Sigmon, 83 of Callaway was born August 2, 1933 in Roanoke Co. Va. and went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, November 5, 2016. She was preceded in death by her first husband, John Rakes. Surviving are her husband of 47 years, Bobby Ray Sigmon; daughter, Libby Wimmer (Vernon); daughter, Donna Hodges (Jerry); son, Mike Sigmon (Marie); 16 grandchildren; and 12 great-grand-children. She is also survived by sister, Agnes Sexton; brother-in-law, Larry Sigmon (Linda); sisters-in-law, Irene Sigmon and Shelby Cox; special aunt, Thelma Cox; numerous nieces and nephews. She co-founded Heavenly Manna Food Bank and worked there for almost 15 years giving it up for health reasons. She was a faithful member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Angie Weddle, 2300 McNeil Mill Road, Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Flora Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Liz Lazenby and Rev Larry Mann officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church cemetery. Her family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount. on November 6, 2016.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia1

Family 1

John Rakes
Marriage*Emmaline "Emma" Cox married John Rakes.2 

Family 2

Bobby Ray Sigmon
Marriage*Emmaline "Emma" Cox married Bobby Ray Sigmon circa 1969.2 

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Emmaline Cox Sigmon obituary in the Nov 6, 2016 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.

Georgia Alene Cox1,2,3

F, b. April 15, 1936, d. February 25, 2002
FatherCharles Franklin Cox1,2 b. April 21, 1902, d. May 7, 1976
MotherLillie Mae Young1,2 b. November 11, 1905, d. May, 1983
     Her Social Security Number was 232-52-8421.2 Her married name was Love.2 Her married name was Owens.2 Georgia Alene Cox married Unknown Owens.2 Georgia Alene Cox married Unknown Love.2 Georgia Alene Cox was born on April 15, 1936 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.2,3 As of December 10, 1954,her married name was Ellis.3 She married Donald Lee Ellis on December 10, 1954 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.3 Georgia Alene Cox died on February 25, 2002 at age 65.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 189, District 24-3, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia1

Family 1

Unknown Love
Marriage*Georgia Alene Cox married Unknown Love.2 

Family 2

Unknown Owens
Marriage*Georgia Alene Cox married Unknown Owens.2 

Family 3

Donald Lee Ellis b. July 9, 1936, d. June 13, 1993
Marriage*Georgia Alene Cox married Donald Lee Ellis on December 10, 1954 at Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia.3 

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Ellis-Cox marriage record.

Sylvia Loretta Reeves1,2

F, b. August 25, 1930, d. July 21, 2009
     Sylvia Loretta Reeves was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 She was born on August 25, 1930 at Twin Branch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,3,2 As of March 18, 1950,her married name was Cox.1 She married Charles Linder "Buddy" Cox, son of Charles Franklin Cox and Lillie Mae Young, on March 18, 1950 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2 Sylvia Loretta Reeves died on July 21, 2009 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., North Carolina, at age 78.3,2 She WELCH — Sylvia Loretta Cox, 78, of Welch went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 in Wake Forrest Baptist Hospital, Winston Salem, N.C. Born August 25, 1930 in Twin Branch she was the daughter of the late Charles and Nellie Reeves. She was a clerk for 29 years with G.C. Murphy in Welch, and attended the Church of God, Maitland. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Danny Lee Cox; two brothers, Earnest and Franklin Reeves; and a grandson and granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter. Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 59 years, Charles "Buddy" Cox of Hemphill; two sons, David Cox and wife Vickie of Hemphill and Donald Cox and wife Roxie of Pinnacle, N.C; two daughters, Debbie Martin and husband Perry of King, N.C. and Dee Dee Mabe and husband John of Pinnacle; a daughter-in-law, Rosemary Cox of Newberry, Fla; four brothers, Charles "Chuck" Reeves of Welch, Donald Reeves of Kingsport, Tenn., Clifford Reeves of Denton, N.C., and Ray Reeves of Big Sandy; five sisters, Dorothy Mills of Twin Branch, Deloris Snow of Bluefield, Carol Reeves of Indiana, Brenda Osborne of Winchester, Ind., and Ruth Green of Welch; 12 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be conducted Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Douglas Mortuary Chapel in Welch with Bishop Tim Akers and the Rev. Steve Walker officiating. Entombment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Princeton. Friends may call at the funeral home today from 6-8 p.m. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. on July 23, 2009.2

Family

Charles Linder "Buddy" Cox b. September 11, 1927, d. February 15, 2010
Marriage*She married Charles Linder "Buddy" Cox, son of Charles Franklin Cox and Lillie Mae Young, on March 18, 1950 at Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2 
Children
  • David Cox2
  • Donald Cox2
  • Debbie Cox2
  • Dee Dee Cox2
  • Danny Lee Cox2 b. December 31, 1950, d. January, 1986

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cox-Reeves marriage record.
  2. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Sylvia Loretta Cox obituary in the Jul 23, 2009 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.