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Effie Della Frazier

Floyd County Times
May 1, 1991

Effie Della Frazier Maggard, 86, of Martin, died Monday, April 29, at the Riverview Manor Nursing Home, Prestonburg, following a long illness.
She was born October 17, 1904 at Alphoretta, the daughter of the late Wiliam Sherman and Mary Jane Osborne Frazier. She was a school teacher at Martin and Hite. She was also a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Survivors include her husband Lawrence Maggard; four daughters, Greta C. Graham of Greenville, OH, Rose M. Warren of Dayton, OH, Ruby L. Spencer of Martin, Ada C. Luxmore of Hinsdale, IL; one sister Myrtle Berry of Martin; one half sister, Janet Howard of Martin, 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, May 1, at 1 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints at Martin with William R. Hughes and E.P. Grigsby, Jr. officiating. Burial will be made in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel with the Hall funeral home caring for those arrangements

8150. Lawrence Maggard

KY birth index
Name: Lawrence Maggard
Date of Birth: 18 Oct 1929
County: Floyd
Mother's Name: Effie Frazier
Volume Number: 099
Certificate Number: 49121
Volume Year: 1929

6188. Dora Dobson

KY death index
Date: 28 Dec 1931
Death Place: Perry
Age: 031
Volume: 5
Certificate: 2180
KY death record
Name: Dora Dobson Gayheart
[Dora Dobson Dabson]
Death Date: 28 Dec 1931
Death Location: Perry
Residence Location: Perry
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: White
Birth Location: Kentucky
Spouse's Name: Carlos Gayheart
Father's Name: Henry Dabson
Father's Birth Location: Kentucky
Mother's Name: Susanna Howard
Mother's Birth Location: Kentucky

8165. Andrea K. Reynolds

KY Birth index
Name: Andrea K Reynolds
Date of Birth: 24 Sep 1924
County: Knott
Mother's Name: Vida Pridemore
Volume Number: 060
Certificate Number: 29729
Volume Year: 1944

Lovel Combs

Lovel C. Reynolds, age 77, of Sassafras, Kentucky passed away August 17, 2005 at her home. She was born in Sassafras, Kentucky on March 3, 1928 to Brax Combs and Maude Cornett Combs. She was preceded in death by her husband: Grayson Reynolds; parents: Brax and Maude Combs. She is survived by 1 son: Steven Craig Reynolds; 1 daughter-in-law: Adrian W. Reynolds; 2 brothers: Watson Combs and Wilmer Combs; 1 sister: Eddis Lee Smith.

Visitation: Hindman Funeral Services Chapel, Thursday from 6pm to 9pm with services at 7pm.
Funeral Service: Little Dove Regular Baptist Church, Friday, August 19, 2005 at 11AM with Buford Combs and Frank Fouts officiating.
Interment: Cornett Hill Cemetery - Sassafras, Kentucky

Lydia Evelyn Gibson

Lydia E. Gibson Reynolds
Born: 1935-07-27
Died: 2007-03-22
Visitation: Hindman Funeral Services Chapel, Tuesday from 2PM to 9PM.
Funeral Service: Hindman Funeral Services Chapel, Wednesday, March 28, 2007 at 2:00PM with Ricky Smith officiating.
Interment: Gibson Cemetery - Raven, Kentucky

Lydia E. Gibson Reynolds, age 71, of Deland, Florida, formerly of Knott County, Kentucky passed away March 22, 2007 at her home.

She was born in Raven, Kentucky on July 27, 1935 to Kay and Lula Reynolds Gibson.

She was preceded in death by her Husband: Ballard Reynolds; 1 Son: John Reynolds and 1 Brother - Eugene Gibson.

She is survived by her Son - Keith Reynolds; 1 Sister - Aileen Hicks; 3 Brothers - Eddie, Curt and Bennie Gibson; 4 Grandchildren - Keith, George, Josh Reynolds and John (died 3/25/07).

Lydia E. Gibson Reynolds

Lydia E. Gibson Reynolds, age 71, of DeLand, Florida, formerly of Knott County, passed away March 22, 2007 at her home in Florida. She was born in Raven, Kentucky on July 27, 1935 to K. Gibson and Lula Reynolds Gibson. She was preceded in death by her husband: Ballard Reynolds; 1 son: John Reynolds; 1 brother: Eugene Gibson. She is survived by her husband: **Keith Reynolds; 1 sister: Aileen Hicks; 3 brothers: Eddie, Curt and Bennie Gibson; 4 grandchildren: Keith Reynolds, George Reynolds, John Reynolds (died March 25, 2007) and Josh Reynolds. Funeral services were held at the Hindman Funeral Services chapel at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2007 with Ricky Smith officiating. Burial followed at the Gibson Cemetery at Raven, Kentucky. Arrangements by Hindman Funeral Services at Hindman Kentucky. Sign the guest book at www.hindmanfuneralservices.com.

Posted in the Troublesome Creek Times, Wednesday, April 4, 2007

Estill Childres

1930 Knott Co. Ky
Magisterial Dist. 6, Caney and Jones Fork
Enumerator: D. J. Stamper
Enumerated: April 2 - May 10, 1930

Transcribed by Donna Hartlage
Last Updated on 30 Mar 2004

Here ends the enumeration of Upper Jones Fork Precinct
210-210ChildrisEstill Head M W 28M 20 KYKY KYLaborer / General Farm
210-210ChildrisDorothyWife H F W 24M 16 KYKY KYnone
210-210ChildrisEvaDau FW 6 KYKY KYnone
210-210ChildrisIreneDau FW 3 8/12 S KYKY KYnone
210-210ChildrisSheldonSon M W 10/12 S KYKY KYnone

Margaret Edna Louise Peter

Margaret Edna Louise Peck
Published Thursday, January 20, 2005 3:16:14 PM Central Time
MERCER, Wis. -- Margaret Edna Louise Peck, 84, of Mercer, died Tuesday evening, Jan. 18, 2005, at Flambeau Hospital in Park Falls.

A descendent of one of the pioneering families to settle in Mercer, Margaret was born there on March 19, 1920, to August W. and Monica M. (Zinda) Peter. She attended school in Mercer and graduated from Lutheran High School in Milwaukee in 1938.

She owned and operated a restaurant in Milwaukee for three years before serving stateside in the U.S. Army in the Women's Army Corps for 15 months. Following her discharge from the Army in 1945, Margaret owned and operated Veteran's Café in Mercer for one year. She was employed as a cook at Horner's Corners Restaurant in Mercer and at the Mercer School, and cooked at the Wisconsin Youth Camp in Manitowish Waters for three years. She moved to Montana in 1976 and worked as a cook for the U.S. Forest Service before retiring and returning to Mercer in 1981.

Margaret was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Mercer, a life member of Northland Chapter 66, Disabled American Veterans, member and past 12-year commander of the Mercer-Manitowish Waters American Legion Post 424, and a member of the Mercer American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed crocheting and sewing.

On Sept. 23, 1944, she married Johnney R. Reynolds. He preceded her in death on Aug. 30, 1962.

She then married Arthur W. Peck on Nov. 14, 1965, at the Community Church in Manitowish Waters. Art survives.

Also surviving are her three children, Phyllis (Mike) Goelz, Wayne (Gerri) Reynolds, and Sylvia (Tom) Wall; stepchildren, Steve (Faye) Peck and Shasta Peck; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents and first husband, Margaret was preceded in death by all of her siblings, Anna, George, William, Arnhold, Earl, Leo, Darrell, Edward, and Lydia; and a stepson, Michael Peck.

Cremation has taken place.

Family and friends will gather together in the spring at Faith Lutheran Church in Mercer for a celebration of Margaret's life, at a time and date to be announced.

Committal services and inurnment will follow in the Mercer Cemetery, where full military rites will be accorded by the Mercer-Manitowish Waters American Legion Post 424.

Luncheon will be served in the church fellowship hall immediately upon return from the cemetery.

Arrangements are with the Engstrom Funeral Home of Hurley.

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name: Margaret E Reynolds
Birth Year: 1920
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Wisconsin
State: Wisconsin
County or City: Iron

Enlistment Date: 15 Dec 1943
Enlistment State: Wisconsin
Enlistment City: Milwaukee
Branch: Womens Army Corps
Branch Code: Womens Army Corps
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Womens Army Corps
Source: Civil Life

Education: 4 years of high school
Civil Occupation: Draftsman, Mechanical
Marital Status: Married
Height: 66
Weight: 066

Source Information:
National Archives and Records Administration. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD

6208. Joseph Ashley Maggard

Notes from Margaret Elgersma <MELGERSMA@email.msn.com>

Ashley was raised by his Grandparents, Ori and Joe Roberts, (Orah/Ori Ann Taylor, 1878-1933),
Joseph (Joscirious Jefferson Roberts, 1876-1972), after his Father, William "Bill" Elbert Maggard, 1898-1951, deserted his family soon after Ashley birth.
His Mother, Margaret Ethel Roberts, 1898-1922, died from consumption when he was 2 years old.

Ashley never used the name Maggard, but always went by Roberts.
Ori died from cancer in 1933

When he was 14 yrs. old his Grandfather, Joe, told him he had to find another place to live because he couldn't take care of him any more.

His Aunt Myrtle (Myrtle Addie Hill-Roberts) helped him find a place to live and work on her fathers, Ike Hill, dairy. On the dairy, milk was delivered in a truck and it was Ashleys' job to put the milk on the porch. He was paid with all the pennies collected plus room and board.

He save his money ans as soon as he had a small stach, he boarded a bus to Sallisaw, OK to look for a better job. He knew he had relatives he could stay with in Sallisaw, while he looked for work. He landed a sharecropper job on the Emberton farm. While working on the Emberton farm, he met the farmers daughter, Delola Emberton (1919-1987). He also met the Spears brothers, Bob and Roy.

During the time Ashley worked on the Emberton farm, Delola was attending High School and staying with Charles Arthur Floyds' (Pretty Boy) sister Mary in Sallisaw, OK. Delola helped with housework for room and board during the week while Mary ran a gift shop in downtown Sallisaw. Delola spent her weekends at home on the Emberton farm.

The Spears brothers went to California then returned to OK for a visit and offered Ashley a ride back to CA. Ashley and Delola (Dee) wrote to each other while he was in California. Then in 1940 Ashley traveled back to OK to marry Delola in Sallisaw, OK. They both moved back to CA. Gloria Jean (Maggard) Roberts their only child was born in Visalia, CA. They had three Grandchildren, one of which is buried with Delola.

Ashley prospered in CA. He became a foreman on a Webb ranch in Visalia, CA. the Foreman position included a house to live in plus salary.

Following his work at the Webb ranch, he became a foreman for a man named Roberts (no known relation) in Imperial, CA

He then worked on the Kline ranch. Mr Kline was an attorney.

He next worked for Dr. Bravo, who owned five ranches and Ashley supervised the ranch foremans.

Dr. Bravo owned a hospital nursing school in San Diego, CA. On one of the ranches, Dr. Bravo had a beautiful brick house for himself and another brick house for his foreman, a mansion that was empty and three mobile homes. The mobile homes were always kept in tiptop condition and were used by the Duck Club members who flew in with thei lady friends to spend the weekend.

Delola worked as a grocery store clerk in "The Star Market" locate in Imperial, CA for many years. Some celebrity actors that came into the store to buy groceries were "Doug McClure"; "Lloyd Bridges"; and "Marlon Brando" with his son Christen.

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