|. George Dickens, 1892 - 1946, s/o Daniel D. Dickens
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
022325 George Dickens,6 02232 (Daniel,5,James,4,Ephraim,3,Ephraim,2,.?.Binford,1)
. b 24 Jul 1892 Boone Co, WVa (b Jun 1891 acc to 1900 census); d 26 Jul 1946 Orgas, Boone Co, "SSN 232-28-6565, age 54
. yrs, 0 mos, 2 days, of cardiac failure, myocarditis, spouse Ivory Dickens, parents Dan Dickens and Sarah Dotson", bur
. White Oak Cem, Orgas. See his death certificate image below, informant Daniel Dickens.
. m 29 Jul 1912 Kanawha Co to Ivory Edna Dotson (Edna), b 16 Jan 1895 WVa, d 17 Feb 1997 Orgas, Boone Co (SSDI 235-
. 64-0578 WVa), bur Pineview Cem, Orgas.
. Edna's LR: Orgas, Boone Co 25148.
. 1917, 5 Jun: Kanawha Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: George Dickens, b 24 May 1894 Winifrede, WVa, age 23; of
. Winifrede; occup: mining; married with 3 children: described as medium height and build, light blue eyes, dark brown
. hair. See image below.
. 1920 Boone Co census, Sherman Dist, ED 5, sheet 14B, #256/279, George Dickson,27 WVa, miner, coal mine, Vivory E.,
. 23 WVa, Franklin,7 WVa, Jesse,5 WVa, Dan,3 1/12 WVa, Magie L.,3/12 WVa.
. 1930 census, family not located.
. 1942, 27 Apr: Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVa: WW II draft registration card: George Dickens, b 26 Jul 1894 Lincoln Co, WVa,
. age 47; of Orgas, Boone Co, WVa; employed by Red Parrot Coal Co; contact: Edna Dickens, described as 5' 10", 150
. lbs, gray eyes, brown hair, light complexion. See image below.
. 1946, 28 Jul (Sunday): "Raleigh Register": Services Set Today For George Dickens -- Whitesville -- Funeral services for
. George Dickens, 50, of Orgas, who died Friday evening on a Red Parrot Coal Company returning from work to his
. home, when he suffered a heart attack, will be conducted at the home today at 3 p.m. The Rev John Cowley will
. officiate at the services, and burial will be made in the White Oak Cemetery at Orgas. Dickens was a member of the
. United Mine Workers and was employed by the Red Parrot Coal Company. He is survived by his wife Ivory Dick-
. ens and the following children: Mrs. Maggie Wilson, Keith; Mrs. Gladys Snodgrass, Fred; Mrs. Madeline Ferrell,
. Miss Dorothy Dickens, Jesse Dickens, Frank Dickens, Woodrow Dickens, Wilbur Dickens, and Van Dickens, all at
. home. One brother, Daniel Dickens, of Keith, also survives.
. 1997: ORGAS - Ivory Edna Dickens,98, or Orgas, Booone County, died Feb. 17, 1997, at home after a short illness. She
. was a homemaker and a Baptist. Survivng: daughters, Madeline Ferrell and Dorothy Hall, both of Orgas, Gladys
. Snodgrass and Geneva Mitchell, both of Seth. 35 grandchildren. 54 great-grandchildren. 17 great-great-grandchil-
. dren. Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Valley Funeral Home, Whitesville, with the Rev. David Cook officiating.
. Burial will be in Pineview Cemetery, Orgas. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
. 1. Franklin Dickens (Frank), b ca 1913 WVa.
. 2. Jesse Dickens (Jess), b 14 Oct 1916 WVa, d Jan 1969 (SSDI 232-28-6856 WVa or NC).
. His LR: Whitesville, Boone Co 25209.
. 3. Daniel Dickens (Dan), b ca 1917 WVa. Poss the Dan Dickens, b 11 Mar 1919, d Apr 1984 (SSDI 232-28-5665 WVa
. or NC), with LR: Orgas, Boone Co, WVa 25148, or the Daniel Dickens, b 17 Mar 1917, d Sep 1982 (SSDI 232-16-8383
. WVa), with LR: Cedar Bluff, Tazewell Co, Va 24609. He may be the "Van" listed as son in George's obit, as this did
. not list Daniel or Dan.
. 4. Megaline L. Dickens (Maggie), b ca 1920 WVa, m Keith Wilson.
. 5. Woodrow Dickens, b 30 Mar 1925, d 10 Aug 1989 Charleston, Kanawha Co (SSDI "W. Dicken" 236-30-0235 WVa),
. bur Pineview Cem, Orgas, m Wilma Jean Nutter, b 15 Apr 1928, d/o Roy Nutter and Eleux Perdue.
. His LR: Orgas, Boone Co 24148.
. Ref: "Charleston Daily Mail", 11 Aug 1989, obit for Woodrow Dickens.
. a. Mary Dickens, m ____ Cremeans.
. b. Wilda Dickens, m ____ Riley.
. c. Candy Dickens.
. d. Woodrow Dickens.
. e. Billy Dickens.
. a. Edna Mae Dickens.
. 6. Gladys Dickens, b 5 Sep 1927, d 7 Sep 1997 (SSDI 236-84-3351 WVa), m Fred Snodgrass.
. Her LR: Seth, Boone Co 25181, but no proof.
. 7. George Dickens. Prob the George Dickens, b 15 Nov 1932, d Sep 1972 (SSDI 236-52-5109 WVa), with LR: Whites-
. ville, Boone Co 25209, but no proof. He was prob the Wilbur, listed as son in George's obit.
. 8. Dorothy Dickens, m ____ Hall.
. 9. Madeline Dickens, m ____ Ferrell.
. 10. Genevieve Dickens (Geneva), m ____ Mitchell.
. Ref: Becky Falin's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: RebeccaFalin@aol.com