Rhoda Imogene Wilfong1

F, b. circa 1939
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     Rhoda Imogene Wilfong was born circa 1939 in West Virginia.3,4 She is the daughter of Boyd Wilfong and Giselle Obel Beavers.2 Rhoda Imogene Wilfong married Franklin Creed Grogg, son of Ora Grogg and Gertrude Evangeline Lamb, on 13 June 1958 in Chloe, Calhoun, West Virginia.4,2
Last Edited2 Aug 2013
Father*Boyd Wilfong2 b. 23 Aug 1892, d. 28 Nov 1974
Mother*Giselle Obel Beavers2 b. 21 Sep 1901, d. Mar 1987
     Rhoda Imogene Wilfong was also known as Imogene R. Wilfong.3

Citations

  1. [S2980] Debra Wilfong-Cork, Email to John Teets, 7/31/2013, Teets Family & Ancestry - Debra Wilfong.
  2. [S1928] Obit: Ruben B. Wilfong, The Inter-Mountain, published 3/6/2009:
    Ruben B. Wilfong
    Ruben B. Wilfong, 76, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, March 4, 2009, in the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg.

    He was born June 7, 1932, in Upshur County, a son of the late Boyd and Giselle Beaver Wilfong.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Caroline Hanline Wilfong.

    On Jan. 20, 1984, he was united in marriage to Joyce Hanline Wilfong, who survives.

    In addition to his wife, he is also survived by one daughter, Debra Wilfong-Cork and husband, Philip, of Buckhannon; one stepdaughter, Sharon Grandinette and husband, Ted, of Buckhannon; one stepson, Rusty Tenney and wife, Marya, of Sudbury, Mass.; three grandchildren, April Grandinette, Savannah and Laura Tenney; four sisters, Juanita Long of Gaines, Tressie Andrews of Buckhannon, Della Simons of Florida, and Ima Jean Grogg of St. Albans; and one aunt, Mabel Ramey of Elkins.

    He was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry and Glenn Wilfong; and two sisters, Glenna Bailey and Thresia Bailey.

    Ruben was Methodist by faith.

    Friends will be received from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the funeral chapel with the Rev. William C. Eskew Jr. and the Rev. Robert Heavner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hampton Cemetery. Buckhannon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3663, Frank B. Bartlett Post 7 American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans Chapters 5 and 36 will conduct military honors at the graveside. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
  3. [S2837] Census: 1940 Upshur, West Virginia, Banks District, 49-1, Image 34, Sheet 17B, May 9, 1940, HH#-299
    Wilfong, Boyd, 48, married, 5, WV
    wife Giselle O., 39, married, 8, WV
    daughter Thresia M., 20, 8, WV
    daughter Tressie O., 15, 7, WV
    daughter Glenna P., 13, 6, WV
    son Glenn D., 10, 3, WV
    son Reuben B., 7, 1, WV
    daughter Della S., 5, 0, WV
    daughter Juanita A., 3, 0, WV
    daughter Imogene R., 1, 0, WV.
  4. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, June 13, 1958 in Chloe, Calhoun County, West Virginia by Kenneth Cruikshanks
    Groggs, Franklin Creed, 25, single, b. Clay County, West Virginia, resides Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o Ora Groggs and Gertrude (Lamb) Groggs
    Wilfong, Rhoda Imogene, 19, single, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Arlington, Upshur County, West Virginia, d/o Boyd Wilfong and Giselle (Beavers) Wilfong.
  5. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Franklin C. Grogg
    Birth: Mar. 28, 1933
    Widen
    Clay County
    West Virginia, USA
    Death: Sep. 13, 2012
    Saint Albans
    Kanawha County
    West Virginia, USA

    Franklin C. Grogg, 79, of St. Albans WV, passed away September 13, 2012 at his home.

    Born at Widen, Clay County, he was a son of the late Ora and Gertrude Lamb Grogg.

    He was retired from General Motors Corporation, was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War and attended the Faith Missionary Baptist Church of St. Albans.

    Surviving are his wife, Rhoda Grogg; children, Debra K. (Donald) Bailey of Tuscon AZ, Carol Lynn (Garry) Shoaf of Windfield WV, Sandra Jean (Tony) Grogg of Sandborn Iowa, and Franklin Creed (Stephanie) Grogg, Jr. of St. Albans; brothers Gary Dean (Alma) Grogg of Medina OH, Teddy O'Neil (Charolette) Grogg of Stow OH, William Roy (Debra) and Ora Michael Grogg both of Buckhannon WV. Three Sisters Jean Sier of Chole, Norma Nicholas of Spencer WV and Loretta Gray of Elyria Ohio; 15 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepmother Bola Grogg; two brothers, Robert Lee Grogg and Paul Richard Grogg; three sisters, Carolyn Jane Grogg, Mary Sue Mullens, and Lottie Delorse Clouser.

    Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 17, 2012, at the Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg WV with the Rev. Dewey Tanner officiating. Interment will be in the Lamb Cemetery at Chloe with military graveside rites. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday.

    Family links:
    Parents:
    Ora Grogg (1906 - 1987)
    Gertrude Evangeline Lamb Grogg (1912 - 1943)


    Burial:
    Lamb Cemetery
    Chloe
    Calhoun County
    West Virginia, USA

    Maintained by: Jarrett B. Rose
    Originally Created by: Rosa Nutt
    Record added: Sep 15, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 97165289.

Franklin Creed Grogg1,2,3

M, b. 28 March 1923, d. 13 September 2012
     Franklin Creed Grogg was born on 28 March 1923 in Widen, Clay, West Virginia.5,4 He was the son of Ora Grogg and Gertrude Evangeline Lamb.4 Franklin Creed Grogg married Rhoda Imogene Wilfong, daughter of Boyd Wilfong and Giselle Obel Beavers, on 13 June 1958 in Chloe, Calhoun, West Virginia.4,3 Franklin Creed Grogg died on 13 September 2012 in St. Albans, Kanawha, West Virginia, at age 89.6,1
Last Edited2 Aug 2013
Father*Ora Grogg4 b. 20 Jul 1906, d. 15 Nov 1987
Mother*Gertrude Evangeline Lamb4

Citations

  1. [S2980] Debra Wilfong-Cork, Email to John Teets, 7/31/2013, Teets Family & Ancestry - Debra Wilfong.
  2. [S2981] Obit: Tressie Obel (Wilfong) Andrews, Tressie Obel Wilfong Andrews
    Tressie Obel Wilfong Andrews, age 86, of Buckhannon, WV, passed away Friday, May 20, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital Nursing Care Facility, where she had been a resident for nine months. She was born in Upshur County July 9, 1924, a daughter of the late Boyd and Giselle Beaver Wilfong. She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Oscar M. Andrews. Tressie is survived by three sons, Duane Andrews and wife Pam, Lonnie Andrews and wife Linda and Terry Andrews and wife Teresa all of Buckhannon; one daughter, Hettie Dawe of Vancouver British Columbia; six grandchildren, two step grandchildren and one great-granddaughter; three sisters, Juanita Long of Gaines, WV, Della Simons of Florida and Imogene Groggs of St. Albans, WV. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two sisters, Glenna Wilfong and Thresia Bailey; and three brothers, Ruben Wilfong, Glenn Wilfong and infant brother, Harry Wilfong. Tressie was a Methodist and was a member of the Macedonia United Methodist Church. Friends will be received at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home Monday, May 23, 2011 from 6-9 PM. Funeral services will be held 10 AM Tuesday at the funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Macedonia Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the St. Joseph’s Nursing Care facility or to St. Joseph’s Hospice. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
  3. [S1928] Obit: Ruben B. Wilfong, The Inter-Mountain, published 3/6/2009:
    Ruben B. Wilfong
    Ruben B. Wilfong, 76, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, March 4, 2009, in the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg.

    He was born June 7, 1932, in Upshur County, a son of the late Boyd and Giselle Beaver Wilfong.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Caroline Hanline Wilfong.

    On Jan. 20, 1984, he was united in marriage to Joyce Hanline Wilfong, who survives.

    In addition to his wife, he is also survived by one daughter, Debra Wilfong-Cork and husband, Philip, of Buckhannon; one stepdaughter, Sharon Grandinette and husband, Ted, of Buckhannon; one stepson, Rusty Tenney and wife, Marya, of Sudbury, Mass.; three grandchildren, April Grandinette, Savannah and Laura Tenney; four sisters, Juanita Long of Gaines, Tressie Andrews of Buckhannon, Della Simons of Florida, and Ima Jean Grogg of St. Albans; and one aunt, Mabel Ramey of Elkins.

    He was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry and Glenn Wilfong; and two sisters, Glenna Bailey and Thresia Bailey.

    Ruben was Methodist by faith.

    Friends will be received from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the funeral chapel with the Rev. William C. Eskew Jr. and the Rev. Robert Heavner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hampton Cemetery. Buckhannon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3663, Frank B. Bartlett Post 7 American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans Chapters 5 and 36 will conduct military honors at the graveside. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
  4. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, June 13, 1958 in Chloe, Calhoun County, West Virginia by Kenneth Cruikshanks
    Groggs, Franklin Creed, 25, single, b. Clay County, West Virginia, resides Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o Ora Groggs and Gertrude (Lamb) Groggs
    Wilfong, Rhoda Imogene, 19, single, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Arlington, Upshur County, West Virginia, d/o Boyd Wilfong and Giselle (Beavers) Wilfong.
  5. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Franklin C. Grogg
    Birth: Mar. 28, 1933
    Widen
    Clay County
    West Virginia, USA
    Death: Sep. 13, 2012
    Saint Albans
    Kanawha County
    West Virginia, USA

    Franklin C. Grogg, 79, of St. Albans WV, passed away September 13, 2012 at his home.

    Born at Widen, Clay County, he was a son of the late Ora and Gertrude Lamb Grogg.

    He was retired from General Motors Corporation, was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War and attended the Faith Missionary Baptist Church of St. Albans.

    Surviving are his wife, Rhoda Grogg; children, Debra K. (Donald) Bailey of Tuscon AZ, Carol Lynn (Garry) Shoaf of Windfield WV, Sandra Jean (Tony) Grogg of Sandborn Iowa, and Franklin Creed (Stephanie) Grogg, Jr. of St. Albans; brothers Gary Dean (Alma) Grogg of Medina OH, Teddy O'Neil (Charolette) Grogg of Stow OH, William Roy (Debra) and Ora Michael Grogg both of Buckhannon WV. Three Sisters Jean Sier of Chole, Norma Nicholas of Spencer WV and Loretta Gray of Elyria Ohio; 15 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepmother Bola Grogg; two brothers, Robert Lee Grogg and Paul Richard Grogg; three sisters, Carolyn Jane Grogg, Mary Sue Mullens, and Lottie Delorse Clouser.

    Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 17, 2012, at the Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg WV with the Rev. Dewey Tanner officiating. Interment will be in the Lamb Cemetery at Chloe with military graveside rites. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday.

    Family links:
    Parents:
    Ora Grogg (1906 - 1987)
    Gertrude Evangeline Lamb Grogg (1912 - 1943)


    Burial:
    Lamb Cemetery
    Chloe
    Calhoun County
    West Virginia, USA

    Maintained by: Jarrett B. Rose
    Originally Created by: Rosa Nutt
    Record added: Sep 15, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 97165289.


  6. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Franklin C. Grogg
    Birth: Mar. 28, 1933
    Widen
    Clay County
    West Virginia, USA
    Death: Sep. 13, 2012
    Saint Albans
    Kanawha County
    West Virginia, USA

    Franklin C. Grogg, 79, of St. Albans WV, passed away September 13, 2012 at his home.

    Born at Widen, Clay County, he was a son of the late Ora and Gertrude Lamb Grogg.

    He was retired from General Motors Corporation, was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War and attended the Faith Missionary Baptist Church of St. Albans.

    Surviving are his wife, Rhoda Grogg; children, Debra K. (Donald) Bailey of Tuscon AZ, Carol Lynn (Garry) Shoaf of Windfield WV, Sandra Jean (Tony) Grogg of Sandborn Iowa, and Franklin Creed (Stephanie) Grogg, Jr. of St. Albans; brothers Gary Dean (Alma) Grogg of Medina OH, Teddy O'Neil (Charolette) Grogg of Stow OH, William Roy (Debra) and Ora Michael Grogg both of Buckhannon WV. Three Sisters Jean Sier of Chole, Norma Nicholas of Spencer WV and Loretta Gray of Elyria Ohio; 15 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepmother Bola Grogg; two brothers, Robert Lee Grogg and Paul Richard Grogg; three sisters, Carolyn Jane Grogg, Mary Sue Mullens, and Lottie Delorse Clouser.

    Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 17, 2012, at the Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg WV with the Rev. Dewey Tanner officiating. Interment will be in the Lamb Cemetery at Chloe with military graveside rites. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday.

    Family links:
    Parents:
    Ora Grogg (1906 - 1987)
    Gertrude Evangeline Lamb Grogg (1912 - 1943)


    Burial:
    Lamb Cemetery
    Chloe
    Calhoun County
    West Virginia, USA

    Maintained by: Jarrett B. Rose
    Originally Created by: Rosa Nutt
    Record added: Sep 15, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 97165289.
  7. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Franklin C. Grogg
    Birth: Mar. 28, 1933
    Widen
    Clay County
    West Virginia, USA
    Death: Sep. 13, 2012
    Saint Albans
    Kanawha County
    West Virginia, USA

    Franklin C. Grogg, 79, of St. Albans WV, passed away September 13, 2012 at his home.

    Born at Widen, Clay County, he was a son of the late Ora and Gertrude Lamb Grogg.

    He was retired from General Motors Corporation, was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War and attended the Faith Missionary Baptist Church of St. Albans.

    Surviving are his wife, Rhoda Grogg; children, Debra K. (Donald) Bailey of Tuscon AZ, Carol Lynn (Garry) Shoaf of Windfield WV, Sandra Jean (Tony) Grogg of Sandborn Iowa, and Franklin Creed (Stephanie) Grogg, Jr. of St. Albans; brothers Gary Dean (Alma) Grogg of Medina OH, Teddy O'Neil (Charolette) Grogg of Stow OH, William Roy (Debra) and Ora Michael Grogg both of Buckhannon WV. Three Sisters Jean Sier of Chole, Norma Nicholas of Spencer WV and Loretta Gray of Elyria Ohio; 15 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepmother Bola Grogg; two brothers, Robert Lee Grogg and Paul Richard Grogg; three sisters, Carolyn Jane Grogg, Mary Sue Mullens, and Lottie Delorse Clouser.

    Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 17, 2012, at the Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg WV with the Rev. Dewey Tanner officiating. Interment will be in the Lamb Cemetery at Chloe with military graveside rites. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday.

    Family links:
    Parents:
    Ora Grogg (1906 - 1987)
    Gertrude Evangeline Lamb Grogg (1912 - 1943)


    Burial:
    Lamb Cemetery
    Chloe
    Calhoun County
    West Virginia, USA

    Maintained by: Jarrett B. Rose
    Originally Created by: Rosa Nutt
    Record added: Sep 15, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 97165289.

Juanita Avis Wilfong1,2

F, b. 3 May 1937, d. 2 January 2017
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     Juanita Avis Wilfong was born on 3 May 1937 in Holly Grove, Upshur, West Virginia.3,1,4 She was the daughter of Boyd Wilfong and Giselle Obel Beavers.2 Juanita Avis Wilfong married Bernard Glenn Pringle, son of Brady Glenn "Bradie" Pringle and Mida Pearl Reed, on 18 October 1954 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.1 Juanita Avis Wilfong married Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long, son of Joe A. Long and Ruth Hamner, on 6 November 1965.5,2 Juanita Avis Wilfong died on 2 January 2017 in Rock Cave, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 79.3 She was buried on 5 January 2017 in Gaines, Upshur, West Virginia.3
Last Edited31 Mar 2018
Father*Boyd Wilfong2 b. 23 Aug 1892, d. 28 Nov 1974
Mother*Giselle Obel Beavers2 b. 21 Sep 1901, d. Mar 1987

Child of Juanita Avis Wilfong

Children of Juanita Avis Wilfong and Bernard Glenn Pringle

Child of Juanita Avis Wilfong and Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long

Citations

  1. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, October 18, 1954 in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia by H. D. Sloan
    Pringle, Bernard Glenn, 20, b. Gilmer County, West Virginia, resides Ambridge, Pennsylvania, s/o Glenn Pringle and Pearl (Reed) Pringle
    Wilfong, Juanita Avis, 17, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Arlington, Upshur County, West Virginia, d/o Boyd Wilfong and Giselle (Beavers) Wilfong.
  2. [S1928] Obit: Ruben B. Wilfong, The Inter-Mountain, published 3/6/2009:
    Ruben B. Wilfong
    Ruben B. Wilfong, 76, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, March 4, 2009, in the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg.

    He was born June 7, 1932, in Upshur County, a son of the late Boyd and Giselle Beaver Wilfong.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Caroline Hanline Wilfong.

    On Jan. 20, 1984, he was united in marriage to Joyce Hanline Wilfong, who survives.

    In addition to his wife, he is also survived by one daughter, Debra Wilfong-Cork and husband, Philip, of Buckhannon; one stepdaughter, Sharon Grandinette and husband, Ted, of Buckhannon; one stepson, Rusty Tenney and wife, Marya, of Sudbury, Mass.; three grandchildren, April Grandinette, Savannah and Laura Tenney; four sisters, Juanita Long of Gaines, Tressie Andrews of Buckhannon, Della Simons of Florida, and Ima Jean Grogg of St. Albans; and one aunt, Mabel Ramey of Elkins.

    He was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry and Glenn Wilfong; and two sisters, Glenna Bailey and Thresia Bailey.

    Ruben was Methodist by faith.

    Friends will be received from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the funeral chapel with the Rev. William C. Eskew Jr. and the Rev. Robert Heavner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hampton Cemetery. Buckhannon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3663, Frank B. Bartlett Post 7 American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans Chapters 5 and 36 will conduct military honors at the graveside. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
  3. [S3270] Obit: Juanita Avis (Wilfong) Pringle Long, Juanita Avis Wilfong Pringle Long
    Juanita Avis Wilfong Pringle Long, 79, of Rock Cave, the Gaines community, died after a four-year long battle with cancer, Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
    She was born May 3, 1937, in Holly Grove, a daughter of the late Boyd and Giselle Obel Beavers Wilfong.
    On Nov. 6, 1965, she was united in marriage to Andrew Dixon Long, who preceded her in death March 18, 2012.
    In addition to her parents and her husband, she was also preceded in death by one son, David Long; one granddaughter, Brittany Kay Corley; and three sisters and three brothers.
    She is survived by one son, Charles Pringle and fiancee, Joyce Carpenter, of French Creek; three daughters, Karen and husband, Randy Hawkins, of Greenville, S.C., Sarah and husband, Michael Sanders, of Rock Cave and Wanda and husband, Tim Collins, of Mount Clare; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two sisters, Imogene Groggs of St. Albans and Della Simons of Elyria, Ohio; and two great-grandchildren on the way.
    Mrs. Long was a licensed lay speaker and was a member of Meadowbrook Full Gospel Church. She was a former dietician at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon and was a talented quilter.
    The family will receive friends Thursday, Jan. 5, from 5-8 p.m. at Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel. The funeral will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at the funeral chapel with the Rev. Randy Hawkins officiating. Interment will follow in Salem Ridge Cemetery.
    Online condolences may be extended to the Long family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. The Long family has entrusted the Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel with the arrangements.

    Intermountain, January 4, 2017.
  4. [S2837] Census: 1940 Upshur, West Virginia, Banks District, 49-1, Image 34, Sheet 17B, May 9, 1940, HH#-299
    Wilfong, Boyd, 48, married, 5, WV
    wife Giselle O., 39, married, 8, WV
    daughter Thresia M., 20, 8, WV
    daughter Tressie O., 15, 7, WV
    daughter Glenna P., 13, 6, WV
    son Glenn D., 10, 3, WV
    son Reuben B., 7, 1, WV
    daughter Della S., 5, 0, WV
    daughter Juanita A., 3, 0, WV
    daughter Imogene R., 1, 0, WV.
  5. [S2980] Debra Wilfong-Cork, Email to John Teets, 7/31/2013, Teets Family & Ancestry - Debra Wilfong.
  6. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, May 23, 1966 at Clark Chapel Methodist Church in Weston, Lewis County, West Virginia by John D. Cumberledge
    Wilfong, Jackie Ray, b. September 9, 1939 in Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o [unspecified] and Juanita Wilfong
    Hitt, Catherine Connie, b. May 18, 1945 in Lewis County, West Virginia, resides Weston, Lewis County, West Virginia, d/o James E. Hitt and Zaula Strader.

Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long1,2

M, b. 21 November 1930, d. 18 March 2012
     Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long was born on 21 November 1930 in Gaines, Upshur, West Virginia.3 He was the son of Joe A. Long and Ruth Hamner.3 Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long married Virginia Maxine Fitzgerald, daughter of Willie Fitzgerald and Savanah Sines, on 10 February 1952 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.4,3 Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long married Juanita Avis Wilfong, daughter of Boyd Wilfong and Giselle Obel Beavers, on 6 November 1965.1,2 Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long died on 18 March 2012 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 81.3,5,1 He was buried on 21 March 2012 in Upshur, West Virginia.3
Last Edited31 Mar 2018
Father*Joe A. Long3
Mother*Ruth Hamner3

Family: Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long and Virginia Maxine Fitzgerald

Child of Andrew Dixon "Dick" Long and Juanita Avis Wilfong

Citations

  1. [S2980] Debra Wilfong-Cork, Email to John Teets, 7/31/2013, Teets Family & Ancestry - Debra Wilfong.
  2. [S1928] Obit: Ruben B. Wilfong, The Inter-Mountain, published 3/6/2009:
    Ruben B. Wilfong
    Ruben B. Wilfong, 76, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, March 4, 2009, in the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg.

    He was born June 7, 1932, in Upshur County, a son of the late Boyd and Giselle Beaver Wilfong.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Caroline Hanline Wilfong.

    On Jan. 20, 1984, he was united in marriage to Joyce Hanline Wilfong, who survives.

    In addition to his wife, he is also survived by one daughter, Debra Wilfong-Cork and husband, Philip, of Buckhannon; one stepdaughter, Sharon Grandinette and husband, Ted, of Buckhannon; one stepson, Rusty Tenney and wife, Marya, of Sudbury, Mass.; three grandchildren, April Grandinette, Savannah and Laura Tenney; four sisters, Juanita Long of Gaines, Tressie Andrews of Buckhannon, Della Simons of Florida, and Ima Jean Grogg of St. Albans; and one aunt, Mabel Ramey of Elkins.

    He was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry and Glenn Wilfong; and two sisters, Glenna Bailey and Thresia Bailey.

    Ruben was Methodist by faith.

    Friends will be received from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the funeral chapel with the Rev. William C. Eskew Jr. and the Rev. Robert Heavner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hampton Cemetery. Buckhannon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3663, Frank B. Bartlett Post 7 American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans Chapters 5 and 36 will conduct military honors at the graveside. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
  3. [S2873] Obit: Andrew Dixon Long, Andrew Dixon Long
    Andrew Dixon Long, 81, of Gaines died unexpectedly Sunday, March 18, 2012 at his home. He was born November 21, 1930, in Gaines, a son of the late Joe A. Long and Ruth Hamner Long. Preceding him in death was his first wife Maxine Fitzgerald Long, one son David Andrew Long, one granddaughter Brittany Kay Corley, two brothers Burl and Ross Long, and one sister Ellen Jean Bennett.

    Surviving are his wife Juanita Wilfong Long, whom he married on November 6, 1965; one son Charles Pringle and fiancé Joyce Carpenter of French Creek; three daughters Karen Hawkins and husband, Randy, of Greenville, South Carolina; Sarah Sanders and husband, Mike, of Rock Cave; and Wanda Collins and husband, Tim, of Mt. Clare; eleven grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. He is also survived by several siblings: Thomas Long, Dale Long, John Long and wife Cheryl, and Basil Long all of Gaines; Donald Long and wife Martha of Arlington; Martha Leuszler and husband Richard of Amherst, Ohio; Barbara Ferren and husband Larry of Shinnston; Rita Watson and husband Carl of Walkersville; and Caroline Long of Buckhannon. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

    He was active in his community and a former trustee of Gaines Community Center. He helped organize many dinners and homecomings for the community and church. He served as Trustee of the Salem Cemetery Association. He was a fifty-year member of Rock Cave Masonic Lodge 81 AF & AM and a member of Salem United Methodist Church. In his life he worked the steel mills in Pennsylvania, drove school buses in Upshur County, worked construction and was the retired owner/operator of Long's Lumber Company. He loved to cook and make fruit cake for his family and friends.

    Friends will be received at the Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel on Tuesday, March 20, 2012 from 4-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the funeral chapel with Rev. Paul Waugh and Rev. Randy Hawkins officiating. Interment will follow in the Salem Ridge Cemetery, with the Rock Cave Masonic Lodge 81 AF & AM conducting masonic graveside services. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made toward the Salem Cemetery Association Fund, care of Jeanne Phillips at PO Box 223, Rock Cave, WV 26234.
  4. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Februar 10, 1952 in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia by Forrest Snyder
    Long, Andrew Dixon, 21, single, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Gaines, Upshur County, West Virginia, s/o Joe Long and Lillie Ruth (Hamner) Long
    Fitzgerald, Virginia Maxine, 17, single, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Gaines, Upshur County, West Virginia, d/o Willie Fitzgerald and Savanah (Sines) Fitzgerald.
  5. [S3270] Obit: Juanita Avis (Wilfong) Pringle Long, Juanita Avis Wilfong Pringle Long
    Juanita Avis Wilfong Pringle Long, 79, of Rock Cave, the Gaines community, died after a four-year long battle with cancer, Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
    She was born May 3, 1937, in Holly Grove, a daughter of the late Boyd and Giselle Obel Beavers Wilfong.
    On Nov. 6, 1965, she was united in marriage to Andrew Dixon Long, who preceded her in death March 18, 2012.
    In addition to her parents and her husband, she was also preceded in death by one son, David Long; one granddaughter, Brittany Kay Corley; and three sisters and three brothers.
    She is survived by one son, Charles Pringle and fiancee, Joyce Carpenter, of French Creek; three daughters, Karen and husband, Randy Hawkins, of Greenville, S.C., Sarah and husband, Michael Sanders, of Rock Cave and Wanda and husband, Tim Collins, of Mount Clare; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two sisters, Imogene Groggs of St. Albans and Della Simons of Elyria, Ohio; and two great-grandchildren on the way.
    Mrs. Long was a licensed lay speaker and was a member of Meadowbrook Full Gospel Church. She was a former dietician at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon and was a talented quilter.
    The family will receive friends Thursday, Jan. 5, from 5-8 p.m. at Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel. The funeral will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at the funeral chapel with the Rev. Randy Hawkins officiating. Interment will follow in Salem Ridge Cemetery.
    Online condolences may be extended to the Long family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. The Long family has entrusted the Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel with the arrangements.

    Intermountain, January 4, 2017.

Lilly Idella "Della" Kincaid1,2

F, b. January 1878, d. 1 May 1964
     Lilly Idella "Della" Kincaid was born in January 1878 in Upshur, West Virginia.1,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Henry Kincaid and Katherine Ware.2 Lilly Idella "Della" Kincaid was born on 14 January 1879.2 She married Melrose Sylvester Simons, son of Job Simons and Elizabeth (?), in 1894 in Upshur, West Virginia.6,7,8 Lilly Idella "Della" Kincaid died on 1 May 1964 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 86.9,2 She was buried on 3 May 1964 in French Creek, Upshur, West Virginia.9
Last Edited11 Apr 2009
Father*Henry Kincaid2
Mother*Katherine Ware2

Children of Lilly Idella "Della" Kincaid and Melrose Sylvester Simons

     Lilly Idella "Della" Kincaid was also known as Della Wilfong.8

Citations

  1. [S180] Census: 1900 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 143, June 25, 1900, HH#338-340
    Simons, Job, Jan 1835, 65, married 14 years, WV WV WV
    wife Catherine, May 1861, 39, married 14 years, 6 children, 6 living, WV WV WV
    son Melrose S., May 1871, 29, married 5 years, WV WV WV
    daughter-in-law Lilly I., Jan 1878, 22, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Florence, Jun 1883, 17, WV WV WV
    son James A., Jun 1884, 15, WV WV WV
    son Homer J., Oct 1887, 12, WV WV WV
    daughter Hora Cath, 10, WV WV WV
    son Elza H., Dec 1897, 2, WV WV WV
    granddaughter Lucy Fidella, Aug 1895, 4, WV WV WV
    grandson McKinley J., Aug 1898, 1, WV WV WV
    step-son Kincaid, George W., Jun 1877, 22, WV WV WV
    step-daughter Seyo G., Nov 1884, 15, WV WV WV.
  2. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Lilly Idella Simons
    Death date: 01 May 1964
    Death place: Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia
    Gender: Female
    Age at death: 85 years
    Birth date: 1879
    Birth place:
    Marital status:
    Spouse name:
    Father name: Henry Kincaid
    Father birth place:
    Mother name: Katherine Ware
    Mother birth place:
    Occupation:
    Street address:
    Residence:
    Cemetery name:
    Burial place:
    Burial date:
    Film number: 816156
    Digital GS number: 4229108
    Image number: 298
    Reference number:
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970.
  3. [S157] Census: 1910 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 144, April 22, 1910, HH#60-60
    Simons, Mell, 38, married 15 years, WV WV WV
    wife Della, 32, married 15 years, 5 children, 5 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Lucy, 14, WV WV WV
    son McKinley, 11, WV WV WV
    son Oscar, 8, WV WV WV
    son Paul, 6, WV WV WV
    daughter Iris, 7/12, WV WV WV.
  4. [S167] Census: 1920 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 133, January 19, 1920, HH#123-124
    Simons, Melrose, 49, WV WV WV
    wife Della, 41, WV WV WV
    son Oscar, 18, WV WV WV
    son Paul, 16, WV WV WV
    daughter Selma, 10, WV WV WV
    daughter Avis, 8, WV WV WV.
  5. [S220] Census: 1930 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 3, April 30, 1930, HH#305-306
    Simons, Della, 51, widowed, WV WV WV
    son Paul, 26, WV WV WV
    daughter Avis, 18, WV WV WV.
  6. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Groom name: Melrose Simons
    Groom age:
    Groom estimated birth year:
    Groom birth date:
    Groom birth place:
    Bride name: Lillie Idella Kincaid
    Bride age:
    Bride estimated birth year:
    Bride birth date:
    Bride birth place:
    Event type:
    Marriage date: 1894
    Marriage place: Upshur, West Virginia, United States
    Father of groom name:
    Mother of groom name:
    Father of bride name:
    Mother of bride name:
    Marital status:
    Groom previous wife name:
    Bride marital status:
    Bride previous husband name:
    Film number: 816189
    Digital GS number: 4230404
    Image number: 00337
    Reference number:
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Marriages 1853-1970.
  7. [S180] Census: 1900 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 143, June 25, 1900, HH#338-340
    Simons, Job, Jan 1835, 65, married 14 years, WV WV WV
    wife Catherine, May 1861, 39, married 14 years, 6 children, 6 living, WV WV WV
    son Melrose S., May 1871, 29, married 5 years, WV WV WV
    daughter-in-law Lilly I., Jan 1878, 22, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Florence, Jun 1883, 17, WV WV WV
    son James A., Jun 1884, 15, WV WV WV
    son Homer J., Oct 1887, 12, WV WV WV
    daughter Flora Cath, Nov 1889, 10, WV WV WV
    son Elza H., Dec 1897, 2, WV WV WV
    granddaughter Lucy Fidella, Aug 1895, 4, WV WV WV
    grandson McKinley J., Aug 1898, 1, WV WV WV
    step-son Kincaid, George W., Jun 1877, 22, WV WV WV
    step-daughter Seyo G., Nov 1884, 15, WV WV WV.
  8. [S1928] Obit: Ruben B. Wilfong, The Inter-Mountain, published 3/6/2009:
    Ruben B. Wilfong
    Ruben B. Wilfong, 76, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, March 4, 2009, in the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg.

    He was born June 7, 1932, in Upshur County, a son of the late Boyd and Giselle Beaver Wilfong.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Caroline Hanline Wilfong.

    On Jan. 20, 1984, he was united in marriage to Joyce Hanline Wilfong, who survives.

    In addition to his wife, he is also survived by one daughter, Debra Wilfong-Cork and husband, Philip, of Buckhannon; one stepdaughter, Sharon Grandinette and husband, Ted, of Buckhannon; one stepson, Rusty Tenney and wife, Marya, of Sudbury, Mass.; three grandchildren, April Grandinette, Savannah and Laura Tenney; four sisters, Juanita Long of Gaines, Tressie Andrews of Buckhannon, Della Simons of Florida, and Ima Jean Grogg of St. Albans; and one aunt, Mabel Ramey of Elkins.

    He was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry and Glenn Wilfong; and two sisters, Glenna Bailey and Thresia Bailey.

    Ruben was Methodist by faith.

    Friends will be received from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the funeral chapel with the Rev. William C. Eskew Jr. and the Rev. Robert Heavner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hampton Cemetery. Buckhannon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3663, Frank B. Bartlett Post 7 American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans Chapters 5 and 36 will conduct military honors at the graveside. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
  9. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Line 35, Lilly Idella Simons, born January 14, 1879 in West Virginia, age 85, housewife, d/o Henry Kincaid and Katherine Ware, died May 1, 1964 of acute cardiac failure in Holbrook's Rest Home in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Buried May 3, 1964 in Rocky Ford Cemetery [French Creek, Upshur County, West Virginia].

(?) Simons1

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Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. [S1928] Obit: Ruben B. Wilfong, The Inter-Mountain, published 3/6/2009:
    Ruben B. Wilfong
    Ruben B. Wilfong, 76, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, March 4, 2009, in the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg.

    He was born June 7, 1932, in Upshur County, a son of the late Boyd and Giselle Beaver Wilfong.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Caroline Hanline Wilfong.

    On Jan. 20, 1984, he was united in marriage to Joyce Hanline Wilfong, who survives.

    In addition to his wife, he is also survived by one daughter, Debra Wilfong-Cork and husband, Philip, of Buckhannon; one stepdaughter, Sharon Grandinette and husband, Ted, of Buckhannon; one stepson, Rusty Tenney and wife, Marya, of Sudbury, Mass.; three grandchildren, April Grandinette, Savannah and Laura Tenney; four sisters, Juanita Long of Gaines, Tressie Andrews of Buckhannon, Della Simons of Florida, and Ima Jean Grogg of St. Albans; and one aunt, Mabel Ramey of Elkins.

    He was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry and Glenn Wilfong; and two sisters, Glenna Bailey and Thresia Bailey.

    Ruben was Methodist by faith.

    Friends will be received from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the funeral chapel with the Rev. William C. Eskew Jr. and the Rev. Robert Heavner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hampton Cemetery. Buckhannon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3663, Frank B. Bartlett Post 7 American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans Chapters 5 and 36 will conduct military honors at the graveside. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.heavnerandcutright.com. Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Debra Eileen Wilfong1

F, b. 22 November 1954, d. 11 November 1957
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     Debra Eileen Wilfong was born on 22 November 1954 in Upshur, West Virginia.2,1 She was the daughter of George Henry Wilfong and Hazel May Tenney.1 Debra Eileen Wilfong died on 11 November 1957 in Alton, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 2.2,1
Last Edited14 Aug 2010
Father*George Henry Wilfong1 b. 13 Feb 1914, d. Mar 1987
Mother*Hazel May Tenney1 b. 10 Apr 1913, d. Aug 1987

Citations

  1. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Debra Eileen Wilfong
    Death date: 11 Nov 1957
    Death place: Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia
    Gender: Female
    Age at death: 2 years
    Birth date: 1955
    Birth place:
    Marital status:
    Spouse name:
    Father name: George Henry Wilfong
    Father birth place:
    Mother name: Hazel May Tenney
    Mother birth place:
    Occupation:
    Street address:
    Residence:
    Cemetery name:
    Burial place:
    Burial date:
    Film number: 816156
    Digital GS number: 4229108
    Image number: 310
    Reference number:
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970.
  2. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Debra Eileen Wilfong, born November 22, 1954 in West Virginia, age 2y 11m 19d, d/o George Henry Wilfong and Hazel May Tenney, died November 11, 1957 in Alton, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Henry Wilfong (Alton, West Virginia). Buried November 13, 1957 in Indian Camp Cemetery, Adrian, Upshur County, West Virginia by Ira J. Tomblyn of French Creek, Upshur County, West Virginia.

Peter Schuck1

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     Peter Schuck was born in Germany.1 He married Caroline Graber.1
Last Edited11 Apr 2009

Child of Peter Schuck and Caroline Graber

Citations

  1. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Lena Wilfong
    Titles:
    Death date: 12 May 1931
    Death place: Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio
    Birth date: 20 Jul 1868
    Estimated birth year:
    Birth place: Wooster, Ohio
    Age at death: 62 years 9 months 22 days
    Gender: Female
    Marital status: Widowed
    Race or color: Caucasian
    Street address: 23 W. Bagley Rd.
    Occupation: Housewife
    Residence:
    Burial date: 15 May 1931
    Burial place: Wooster, O.
    Cemetery name:
    Spouse name: Enos L. Wilfong
    Father name: Peter Shuck
    Father titles:
    Father birth place: Germany
    Mother name: Caroline Graber
    Mother titles:
    Mother birth place: Germany
    GSU film number: 1992429
    Digital GS number: 4000594
    Image number: 1184
    Reference number: fn 29028
    Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953.

Caroline Graber1

F
     Caroline Graber was born in Germany.1 She married Peter Schuck.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Child of Caroline Graber and Peter Schuck

Citations

  1. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Lena Wilfong
    Titles:
    Death date: 12 May 1931
    Death place: Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio
    Birth date: 20 Jul 1868
    Estimated birth year:
    Birth place: Wooster, Ohio
    Age at death: 62 years 9 months 22 days
    Gender: Female
    Marital status: Widowed
    Race or color: Caucasian
    Street address: 23 W. Bagley Rd.
    Occupation: Housewife
    Residence:
    Burial date: 15 May 1931
    Burial place: Wooster, O.
    Cemetery name:
    Spouse name: Enos L. Wilfong
    Father name: Peter Shuck
    Father titles:
    Father birth place: Germany
    Mother name: Caroline Graber
    Mother titles:
    Mother birth place: Germany
    GSU film number: 1992429
    Digital GS number: 4000594
    Image number: 1184
    Reference number: fn 29028
    Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953.