Letha King  (and John Milton Phillips), photo circa 1920

Letha King was born November 5, 1899 in Grayson, Carter County, KY.  She was the daughter of Charles "Charlie" King and Lillie Salyers of Carter Co., KY.

Letha's siblings were:
Bertha b. 1904 in Carter County, m. ??? Bradshaw
John b. 1906 in Carter County
Carrie b. 1908 in Carter County, m. ??? Baker
Fred b. 1912 in Carter County
Burnest E. b. 1918 in Carter County

Letha married John Milton Phillips about 1920 or before in Carter County.     They lived in Carter County until about the mid 1920s when they moved to Kanawha County, WV.  They had four childern together, but only two of them lived into adulthood.

Charles "Bun" died at the age of 2 from Diptheria
Meda Marie b. Oct. 26, 1921 in KY, m. Herman Workman
Irene b. 1922 in KY, d. 1927 from Scarlet Fever
Janice b. Sept 14, 1929 in WV
Joyce Feb. 25, 1933 in WV

After John Phillips' death in 1938, Letha married Stanton Conley in WV. They had two children, Erma and Mary.

Letha died November 5, 1962 in Oak Hill, WV and is buried at the Montgomery Memorial Park in London, WV.

Submitted by  Mark and Leigh Workman

Letha King and Kate (Cheap) Craycraft

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Submitted by: Joel Carter

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