|. Clarence Linville Dickens, 1919 - 1984
. s/o Harrison Reed Dickens
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
0223323 Clarence Linville Dickens,7 022332 (Harrison,6,William,5,James,4,Ephraim,3,Ephraim,2)
. b 4 Oct 1919 Raleigh Co, WVa; d 12 May 1984 (SSDI 233-14-9869 WVa).
. See his picture below.
. m 29 Oct 1940 Raleigh Co to Leona Ellen Barefield, b 25 Jan 1923 Raleigh Co, d 15 Sep 2013 Burke Co, NC, bur Blue
. Ridge Memorial Gardens, Raleigh Co, d/o George and Julia Barefield.
. See her picture below.
. Clarence's LR: Alpoca, Wyoming Co, WVa 24710.
02233231 1. Ronald Glen Dickens, b 23 Oct 1943, m(1) Geraldine Mae McKinney, m(2) Gatha June Peters.
. 2. Carol Leona Dickens, b 1946, m 27 Dec 1969 Sawmills, NC to Gary Ray Maltba, b 1945. Of Lenoir, NC in 2006.
. 3. Randall Dean Dickens, b 1951, m Rita Bennett. Of Beckley in 2006.
. a. Randall Shane Dickens, b ca 1975, m Cynthia Kaye (Cindy) ____, b ca 1963.
. 4. Rose Ellen Dickens, b ca 1952, m(1) Raymond Short. She m(2) ____ Adams.
. Of Valdese, NC in 2006.
. a. Angele Renee Short.
. b. Amy Carol Short, m Virgil O'Neal.
. (1) Amber Dawn O'Neal.
. 5. Melba Ann Dickens, b 1953, m Alan Wilson. Of Daniels in 2006. She m(2) Randy Elkins. Of Hudson, NC.
. a. Alecia Kay Wilson, m Jason M. Travers, b ca 1983. Of Beckley.
. b. Brandon Scott Wilson, b ca 1982, m 11 Nov 2011 to Shannon Wiggins.
. 6. Clarence Lee Dickens, b 1955, m Sheila F. Sizemore, b ca 1958, d/o Sherman Sizemore and Ruby Beatrice Roberts.
. Of Beckley in 2006.
. a. Shannon Lee Dickens, b ca 1975, m Karen Denise ____, b ca 1975.
. issue: Dylan
. b. Heather Nicole Dickens, b ca 1977, m ____ Hill.
. issue: Zack; Jackson
. 7. Tena Gail Dickens, b ca 1957, m(1) ____ Repass. She m(2) Kevin C. Sizemore, b ca 1955, s/o Sherman Sizemore
. and Ruby Beatrice Roberts. Of Morganton, NC in 2006.
. a. Erica Rose Repass, m Levi Fletcher. Of Princeton, WVa.
. b. Adam Wayne Repass.
. 8. Donna Lynn Dickens, b 1960, m 1 Aug 1981 to Billy Franklin Bowling, b 1963. Of Valdese, NC in 2006.
. a. Tera Lynn Bowling, b 1982, m(1) 2 May 2004 to Derek Whaley. Tera m(2) 14 Feb 2010 to Brandon Dula.
. issue: Hannah Whaley; Alyssa Whaley; Kerrigan Whaley.
. 9. Tammy Jo Dickens, b 1963, m Ronald Michael Isom, b ca 1965. Of Hickory, NC in 2006.
. a. Matthew Keith Repass, b 1992.
. 10. Rita Joyce Dickens, b 1968, m Gary Ray Shuffler, b ca 1962. Of Valdese, NC in 2006.
. a. Cody Shuffler.
. Ref: 1. Joshua Glen Dickens' email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Pictures of Clarence Linville Dickens and Leona Barefield Dickens.
. 2. "The Register-Herald", Beckley, WVa, 9 May 2006, obit for Ronald Glen Dickens, 62, s/o Clarence Dickens and
. Leona Barefield Dickens. Survived by sons Ronald Glen Dickens Jr, Jerry Wayne Dickens, grandsons Joshua,
. Brian, and Michael Dickens, brothers Randall and Clarence Lee Dickens, and sisters Melba Wilson, Carol Malt-
. ba, Tena Sizemore, Tammy Isom, Rose Adams, Rita Shuffler, and Donna Bowling. No spouse mentioned.
. 3. Blue Ridge Funeral Home website: obit for Ruby Beatrice Sizemore, mentioning daus Sheila and husband Clar-
. ence Dickens of Beckley, son Kevin and wife Tena Sizemore, of Morganton, NC, and many others.
. 4. www.findagrave.com, info by J. G. Dickens, Leona Barefield Dickens' obit:
. VALDESE, N.C. — Mrs. Leona Barefield Dickens, 89, of Valdese, went to her Heavenly Home on Sunday, Sep-
. tember 15, 2013, after a period of declining health. Mrs. Dickens was born January 25, 1924, in Raleigh County,
. WV, to the late George Barefield and Julia Maynor Barefield. She was a member for 60 years of the Pentecostal
. Church of God in Alpoca, WV, and retired as a Nurses Aide from the Wyoming General Hospital. Leona was
. known as a strong and caring person to her family and friends and was the last surviving member of her immediate
. family. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Linville Dickens, a son,
. Ronald Dickens, two infant children, two brothers, Orville and Robert Barefield, and four sisters, Francis Martin,
. Cora Moles, Virginia Workman and Lucille Hudson. She is survived by two sons, Randall Dickens (Cindy) of
. Mt. Hope, WV, Clarence Dickens (Shelia) of Beckley, WV, seven daughters, Carol Maltba (Gary) of Lenoir,
. Melba Elkins (Randy) of Hudson, Rose Adams of Valdese, Tena Sizemore (Kevin) of Morganton, Donna Bowl-
. ing (Billy) of Hildebran, Tammy Isom of Hickory, and Rita Jordan (Tracy) of Taylorsville, and one foster dau-
. ghter, Emma Polly of Vero Beach, FL. Also surviving are twenty-one grandchildren and twenty-six great-grand
. children and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral Services for Leona B. Dickens will be held on Tuesday,
. September 17, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service, Valdese, with Rev. Allen King officia-
. ting. The family will receive friends on Monday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Service in Valdese. A
. Graveside Service will be held on Tuesday at 4 p.m. at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Beckley, WV, with her
. grandsons serving as pallbearers.
|. Clarence Linville Dickens
. Picture courtesy of Joshua Glen Dickens
|. Leona Barefield Dickens
. Picture courtesy of Joshua Glen Dickens