West Virginia Pioneers

Emily Jane Rhodes

Female 1929 - 1996  (66 years)


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  • Name Emily Jane Rhodes 
    Born 19 Mar 1929  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Mar 1996  Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Hur Cemetery, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Social Security Death Index
      Name: Emily J. Little
      SSN: 275-32-4275
      Last Residence: 26147 Grantsville, Calhoun, West Virginia, United States of America
      Born: 19 Mar 1929
      Died: 4 Mar 1996
      State (Year) SSN issued: Ohio (1952-1953)

      The Times Record
      Spencer, WV
      1996

      Emily Jane Little, 66, of Grantsville, died Monday, March 4, 1996 at Charleston Area Medical Center, Memorial Division, after a brief illness.

      She was born at Cottageville, a daughter of the late Jessie James "Jed" and Ethel Louise Rhodes. She was a homemaker and enjoyed flowers and quilting.

      She is survived by her husband, Everett Leonard Little; one daughter, Hattie Starcher of Orma; one step-daughter, Mayjean Lowe of Reedy; eight sons, Gerald of Marietta, Ohio, Fred, Commodore, Joe, Robert "Bubby", and Davey, all of Grantsville, and Harley "Whitey" and Harlan "Blackie", both of Spencer; one step-son, James Little of Lexington, Ky.; four brothers, Jim, Sam and David Rhodes, all of Cottageville, and Doc Rhodes of Parkersburg; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

      She was preceded in death by seven children and four sisters.

      Services will be p.m. Thursday at Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, with Rev. Carl Marks officiating. Burial will be in Hur Cemetery, Calhoun County.
    Person ID I83589  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2010 

    Father Jesse James Rhodes,   b. 20 Jul 1900, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1963, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Ethel Louise McDonough,   b. 17 Mar 1903, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1966, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 6 Jun 1926  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 6/6/1926 at the McDonoough res
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      Jessee James Rhodes, 26, Jackson, Millwood
      Ethel McDonough, 23, Jackson, Ripley

      1930 Union, Jackson, WV # 16
      Rhodes, Jesse J 29 md age 26 WV WV WV
      Ethel L 27 md age 23 WV Iowa WV
      Emily J da 1 1/12 WVWVWV

      1940 Union, Jackson, WV
      all born WV, 1935: all lived same house
      Rhodes, Jessie 39
      Ethel 38
      Emmlie J da 11
      James son 10
      Arnold F son 7
      Ida Margret da 5 [Oda or Ada?]
      Daniel K son 2

      JCBR
      Emily Jane 3/19/1929, JJ & Ethel (McDonough) Rhodes, Union dist, laborer

      From Emily's obit:
      survived by. . . four brothers, Jim, Sam and David Rhodes, all of Cottageville, and Doc Rhodes of Parkersburg;
      She was preceded in death by . . . four sisters
    Family ID F21666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Everett Leonard Little,   b. 22 Apr 1906,   d. 26 Jun 1997, Roane County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Family ID F21667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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

    2. [S21] Obit.

    3. [S654] Marriage Records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.