Biography of

Leeta Emma Beard Killingsworth

 

Born 04 Mar 1904, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV
Died 31 Oct 1989, Fairlea, Greenbrier, WV
Married Arden George Killingsworth, 02 Jun 1945; b 01 Aug 1893, Marlinton, Pocahontas, WV; d 31 Mar 1972, Marlinton, Pocahontas, WV
Leeta Emma (1904) married Arden G. Killingsworth (1893-1972) a son of William Jefferson Killingsworth. She was a retired Home Economics teacher. He graduated from Marshall College, was a contractor, coach, and teacher at Marlinton High School.

 

Children Born

From 1922 - Marlinton "The Mirror" High School Yearbook

 

From the 1955 Marlinton Yearbook.

 

1930 Marlinton Yearbook

 

References

 

Ms. Leta Emma Beard

Greenbank High School Faculty, 1935-36.  Front Row L-R Miss Mary Hiner, Miss Hilda Bird Sider, Miss Laura Hannah, Miss Marguerite Lawson, Miss Leeta Beard

 
June - 1916

(Standing) Quinn Gumm, Lillian Fowler, Leta Beard, Mattie Lewis, Opal Rogers, Myrtle Sharp, Elizabeth Fote, Eula Hill, Dare Kinnison, Madge Weiford, Francia Clark, Zadil Kinnison, Roxie Carlisle, Wardel Harper  (Sitting) Ligon Gumm, Ernest Burr, Guy Kinnison, Julian Lynn Beard, Norman Lolley, Wint Hill, John Sheets, Earl Carlisle, it'e Powers, Earl Beard, Gilbert Morrison.   At Burnside, W. Va.   Inscription on back reads:

Dear Lynn (Ed. This is Julian Lynn Beard) :

It is my hope that this little picture will remind you as it does me, of our last big feed together.  Yours Sincerely, Clifton E. G??rd.

(Credits - Chris Beard, given August, 2007)