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Dennie Willis Garens

Male 1921 - 2002  (81 years)


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  • Name Dennie Willis Garens 
    Born 1 Mar 1921  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Mar 2002  Concho County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Concho County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Dennie Willis Garens was my father. His father was Robert Harlow Garnes.
      Mark Garens
      brodark@hotmail.com


      U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
      Name: Dennie Willis Garens
      [Dennie W Garens]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 1 Mar 1921
      Birth Place: Fairplain Ja, West Virginia
      Death Date: 7 Mar 2002
      Father: Robert H Garens
      Mother: Icie D Randolph
      SSN: 235269937
      Notes: Mar 1940: Name listed as DENNIE WILLIS GARENS; 14 Mar 2002: Name listed as DENNIE W GARENS

      Dennie Willis Garens
      BIRTH 1 Mar 1921
      Logan County, West Virginia, USA
      DEATH 7 Mar 2002 (aged 81)
      Eden, Concho County, Texas, USA
      BURIAL
      Mound Hill Cemetery
      Seville, Medina County, Ohio, USA
      PLOT NE2 429:2
      MEMORIAL ID 32988714

      Dennie Willis Garens, 81, of Brady, Texas, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2002, in Eden, Texas. He was born March 1, 1921, in Logan County West Virginia, to Robert Harlow Garnes and Isa Dora (Randolph) Garnes and was a Brady resident since early 1980's. Mr. Garens was a machine operator. He was a member of the Heart of Texas Ham Radio Operators group.

      He is survived by his sons Larry (Jan) Garens of Brady, James Garens of Wadsworth, David Garens of Canton, Mark (Linda) Garens of Creston, Christopher (Rhonda) Garens of Sullivan, and Paul Garens of Wadsworth; daughters, Judith (Ed) Heckman of Canton, Brenda (Vancel) Zacharias of Westfield Center, Dennita (Danny) Hinman of Brady, and Darlynn (Tracy) Atwood of Wooster; 22 grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.

      He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret Riegel, whom he married in July of 1940. No services are scheduled, there will be a cremation.
    Person ID I41927  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2018 

    Father Robert Harlow Garnes,   b. 3 May 1881, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1963, Medina County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Ica Dora Randolph,   b. 6 Jan 1882, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1967, Wayne County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1903  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 8 Feb 1903
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      Robert Harrow Garnes, 21, Jackson co, WV; , Jackson co, WV
      Isadora Randolph, 21; , Jackson co, WV, Jackson co, WV
      Informant - Frank Garnes

      1910 Ripley, Jackson, WV
      Garnes, Robert H 28 m1 8y
      Icy D 27 m1 8y 5-4 children
      Melissa B 8
      Webster O 6
      Walter F 4
      Martha M 2/12

      1920 Ripley Dist, Jackson Co, WV
      Garnes, Robert Harlan 38
      Icie Dora 37
      ??? Walter 13
      Martha Myrtle 9
      Kenna Richard 7
      Minnie Pearl 5
      Mary Elizabeth 3.7
      George Wesley 1.4

      1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV
      Garnes, RH 48 md age 21 WV WV WV
      Dora wife 48 md age 21 WV WV WV
      Kenna son 18 WV WV WV
      Pearl da 15 WV WV WV
      Mary E da 14 WV WV WV
      George W son 11 WV WV WV
      Denny W son 9 WV WV WV
      Cunningham, J J boarder 57 wd WV WV WV
    Family ID F3069  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Birth Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    2. [S1050] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

    3. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.