Elihu Benjamin Addington
and Isabelle Belle Hall
Elihu Benjamin Addington b 24 May 1891 Letcher Co KY d 4 Sept 1960 OH; s/o James Taylor Addington and Cecelia Adams. Elihu Benjamin Addington m. 14 Jun 1907 to Isabelle Belle Hall b 30 Jul 1885 d 28 Feb 1923; d/o Joseph Leonard Hall and Sarah Caudill. Children of Elihu Benjamin Addington and Isabelle Belle Hall;
1. Sallie Ellen Addington b 11 Apr 1908; m. 1925 to Arthur Cook.
2. Rebecca Victoria Addington b 7 Oct 1909 d 25 Jan 1978 Orlando, FL; m. (1) Archie Adams. Rebecca Victoria Addington m. (2) Robert Barnhart.
3. Joseph Edgar Addington (twin) b 28 Jan 1912 d 26 Dec 1992 Letcher Co KY; m. 1933 to Nellie Hoskins.
4. Edna Cecelia Addington (twin) b 28 Jan 1912 d 19 Oct 1992; m. 12 Dec 1930 to Print Maggard.
5. James Lundy Addington b 5 Jul 1913 d 21 Mar 1988 Letcher Co KY; m. to (1) Cosby McFall. Lundy Addington m. to (2) Leona Webb.
6. Enoch Langley Addington b 23 Dec 1916 d 7 Aug 1969 Harlan Co KY; m. Louise Webb.
7. Elsie Addington b 20 Oct 1918 d 16 Jun 1944 Letcher Co KY; m. Caleb Webb b 16 Feb 1916 Mayking, Letcher Co KY d 16 Jan 1990 MO; s/o Isom Bert Webb and Martha Haynes. Child of Elsie Addington and Caleb Webb;
i. Isabell Webb m. Unknown Hale.
8. Leonard Ezra Addington b 25 Oct 1920 d 1 Sept 1993 Letcher Co KY; m. Irene Haynes; d/o James Jim Haynes and Mary Elizabeth Hart.
9. Earl Owen Addington b 25 Feb 1923 d 20 Jun 1923 Letcher Co KY.
Elihu Benjamin Addington
and Pricy Cook
Elihu Benjamin Addington b 24 May 1891 Letcher Co KY d 4 Sept 1960 OH; s/o James Taylor Addington and Cecelia Adams. Elihu Benjamin Addington m. 31 Mar 1924 Wise Co VA to Pricy Cook b 30 May 1900 Rockhouse, Letcher Co KY d 5 Feb 1991 Letcher Co KY; d/o Martin Cook and Elizabeth Sergent. Children of Elihu Benjamin Addington and Pricy Cook;
1. Goldie Geneva Addington b 15 May 1925 d 31 Oct 1983 m. (1) Stephen Estill Blair. Goldie Geneva Addington m. (2) Delbert Riffe.
2. Elihu Benjamin Addington Jr b 6 Jul 1927 d 7 Aug 2007 Ermine, Letcher Co KY; buried Evergreen Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; m. Margaret Franklin b 30 Jan 1930 d 2 Mar 2002; buried Evergreen Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; d/o James Monroe Jimmy Franklin and Ida Haynes.
3. Lena Jean Addington b 24 Oct 1929; m. William Melvin Adams.
Pricy Cook and
Pricy Cook Taylor b 30 May 1900 Rockhouse, Letcher Co KY d 5 Feb 1991 Letcher Co KY; d/o Martin Cook and Elizabeth Sergent. Pricy Cook m. to Sammy Taylor. Children of Pricy Cook and Sammy Taylor;
1. Henry Taylor
Obituary: Elihu Benjamin E.B. Addington
6 Jul 1927 - 7 Aug 2007
Funeral services for E.B. Addington Jr., 80, were held August 9, 2007 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery in Whitesburg, KY.
A son of the late Elihu B. and Pricy Cook Taylor Addington, he died August 7, 2007 at his home at Ermine, KY.
Addington had been employed by the Letcher County Board of Education where he was the school bus maintenance supervisor.
He was married to the late Margaret Franklin Addington, and was a brother of the late Golda Blair Riffe, Martha Stamper, Sallie Cook, Edna Maggard, Rebecca Barnhart, Elsie Webb, Henry Taylor, Edgar Addington, Lundy Addington, Langley Addington, Leonard Addington, and Earl Owen Addington.
Surviving are two daughters, Zandra Perry and husband Willie, Ermine, and Linda Clark and husband David, Whitesburg; a sister, Jean Adams and husband Melvin, Huntington, W.Va.; two grandchildren, Sherry Howard and husband Michael, and Steven Perry and wife Jessie, all of Ermine, KY; two great-grandchildren, Jacob Sexton and Jared Sexton; and a friend, Rachel Sturgill.
Posted in the Mountain Eagle Newspaper, Whitesburg, Kentucky, August 15, 2007