.                                             Clarence Linville Dickens, 1919 - 1984
.                                  s/o Harrison Reed Dickens
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.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.

.                          issue:

02233231           
1.   Ronald Glen Dickens, b 23 Oct 1943, m(1) Geraldine Mae McKinney, m(2) Gatha June Peters.

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2.   Carol Leona Dickens, b 1946, m 27 Dec 1969 Sawmills, NC to Gary Ray Maltba, b 1945.  Of Lenoir, NC in 2006.

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3.   Randall Dean Dickens, b 1951, m Rita Bennett.  Of Beckley in 2006.
.                                issue:
.                                
a.   Randall Shane Dickens, b ca 1975, m Cynthia Kaye (Cindy) ____, b ca 1963.

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4.   Rose Ellen Dickens, b ca 1952, m(1) Raymond Short.  She m(2) ____ Adams.
.                                Of Valdese, NC in 2006.
.                                issue:
.                                
a.   Angele Renee Short.  
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b.   Amy Carol Short, m Virgil O'Neal.
.                                      issue:
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(1)  Amber Dawn O'Neal.  

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5.   Melba Ann Dickens, b 1953, m Alan Wilson.  Of Daniels in 2006.  She m(2) Randy Elkins.  Of Hudson, NC.
.                                issue:
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a.   Alecia Kay Wilson, m Jason M. Travers, b ca 1983.  Of Beckley.
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b.   Brandon Scott Wilson, b ca 1982, m 11 Nov 2011 to Shannon Wiggins.

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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.
.                                issue:
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a.   Shannon Lee Dickens, b ca 1975, m Karen Denise ____, b ca 1975.
.                                      issue: Dylan
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b.   Heather Nicole Dickens, b ca 1977, m ____ Hill.
.                                      issue: Zack; Jackson

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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.
.                                issue:
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a.   Erica Rose Repass, m Levi Fletcher.  Of Princeton, WVa.
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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.
.                                issue:
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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.

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9.   Tammy Jo Dickens, b 1963, m Ronald Michael Isom, b ca 1965.  Of Hickory, NC in 2006.
.                                issue:
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a.   Matthew Keith Repass, b 1992.

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10.   Rita Joyce Dickens, b 1968, m Gary Ray Shuffler, b ca 1962.  Of Valdese, NC in 2006.
.                                issue:
.                                
a.   Cody Shuffler.








.                          Ref:  1.   Joshua Glen Dickens' email: joshua.g.dickens@gmail.com  
.                                         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.
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.               Clarence Linville Dickens
.  Picture courtesy of Joshua Glen Dickens
.               Leona Barefield Dickens
.   Picture courtesy of Joshua Glen Dickens