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Cora Ann Whitten McMellon
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1879
West Virginia, USA
Death: 1971
West Virginia, USA

Cora married 1st Josiah Milton Egnor about 1895 in West Virginia, son of Josiah "Joe" Egnor. He was born August 1873 in Lincoln County, West Virginia and died December 9, 1915 in Cabell County, West Virginia.
She married 2nd John Linville January 20, 1917 in Lincoln County, West Virginia, son of Clark Linville and Mary Woodrum. He was born October 28, 1858 in Lincoln County, West Virginia and died August 10, 1931 in West Virginia. She married 3rd William Henry McMellon 1931 in Lincoln County, West Virginia.
More About Cora Ann Whitten:
Cause of Death: Coronary Occlusion; due to ASHD
Buried: November 1, 1971


Obituary:

Hamlin -- Mrs. Cora Ann Whitten McMellon, 92, of Hamlin, died Friday [Oct. 29, 1971] in Riverside Nursing Home in St. Albans after a long illness.

She was a member of Middle Creek Baptist Church at Hamlin.

Surviving: daughters, Mrs. Vonnie Stowers of Charleston, Mrs. Opal Fisch of Juno Beach, Fla., Mrs. Theresa Deering of Orlando, Fla., Mrs. Carney McCoy of Miami, Fla., Mrs. Cuba McClung of North Palm Beach, Fla., Mrs. Verna Harlow and Mrs. Maxine Bagor, both of Charleston and Miss Anna Gay Linville of Washington, D.C.; sisters, Mrs. Eunice Webb of Nellis and Mrs Maude Cooper of Hamlin; 29 grandchildren.


Petition for custody of her children in 1916:

Commissioner Record 1916

"This day personally appeared Cora Egnor, widow of Milton Egnor, deceased, and asked to be allowed to qualify as guardian of her children, Lettie Egnor, age 19 years; Ray Egnor, age 18 years; Thelma Egnor, 16 years; Vona Egnor, age 15 years; Roy Egnor, age 13 years; Opal Egnor, age 10 years; Thresel Egnor, age 8 years; Wealthy Egnor, age 7 years; Carnie Egnor, age 5 years; Ronal Egnor, age 4 years; Vernie Egnor, age 2 years; and Ruba Egnor, age 1 year, all infants of Milton Egnor deceased
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Whitten (1853 - 1929)
  Martha Jane Estep Whitten (1858 - 1933)
 
 Spouses:
  John Linville (1858 - 1931)
  William Henry McMellon (1872 - 1942)
  Josiah Milton Egnor (1873 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Roy Bryant Egnor (1902 - 1955)*
  Roy Bryant Egnor (1902 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cora Ann Whitten McMellon (1879 - 1971)
  Florence Whitten Mitchell (1882 - 1913)*
  Maude Blane Whitten Cooper (1892 - 1973)*
  Hernie Whitten (1899 - ____)*
  Eunice Whitten Webb (1902 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery
Hamlin
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Melissa R.
Record added: Apr 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35642327
Cora Ann <i>Whitten</i> McMellon
Added by: Melissa R.
 
Cora Ann <i>Whitten</i> McMellon
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Cora Ann <i>Whitten</i> McMellon
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rest in peace great aunt cora
- Melissa R.
 Added: Mar. 23, 2012
 
 
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