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Walter Mason Pickens
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1889
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1946
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA

Fall of Slate Fatal To Bergholz Miner

Walter Pickens, 56, Bergholz, was almost instantly killed at 9 a.m. Friday in a slate fall at the Warner Colleries Coal company mine in Wolf Run. He was pronounced dead when removed from the mine.

He was born in southern Ohio and had reside at Bergholz for 35 years. His wife, Mrs. Avis Pickens, died two years ago.

Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Bonnie Kmatz, Bergholz, Mrs. Irene Constantine, Wintersville and Miss June Pickens, Bergholz. Also surviving are six grandchildren, five sisters and three brothers.

Friends may call at the Robbins Funeral Home in Bergholz. Funeral arrangements are incomplete.

Source: Steubenville Herald Star
Saturday, Oct. 26, 1946
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Clayton Pickens (1863 - 1941)
  Sarah Jane Wilson Pickens (1862 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Avis Lenore Scheckler Pickens (1899 - 1943)*
 
 Children:
  Bonita Marie Pickens Kmatz (1914 - 1977)*
  Eileen A Pickens Rock (1918 - 2010)*
  Marilyn June Pickens Costantini (1928 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Pickens (1885 - 1956)*
  Marion Warner Pickens (1886 - 1962)*
  Cecil Elmer Pickens (1888 - 1960)*
  Walter Mason Pickens (1889 - 1946)
  Gertrude Pickens Riffle (1891 - 1963)*
  Hattie M. Pickens Durst (1894 - 1980)*
  Carrie Esther Rau (1896 - 1986)*
  Sarah Pickens Riley (1898 - 1970)*
  Frances Kiszar Pickens Frazer (1900 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Walter M. Pickens
1889 - 1946
Father
 
Burial:
Bergholz Cemetery
Bergholz
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Sweet Pea
Record added: Jul 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93448529
Walter Mason Pickens
Added by: Ronald Colaprete
 
Walter Mason Pickens
Added by: Ronald Colaprete
 
 
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