Preserving Pocahontas

Portrait of Jane Stobo Price, the daughter of Calvin Wells and Mabel Milligan Price. Jane Price was born in Marlinton on October 14, 1919. She married Basil Clair Sharp, who was killed during World War II. Together they had three children. Jane Price Sharp took over as Editor of The Pocahontas Times in 1957 following the sudden death of her father. She died September 27, 2015 and is buried at Mt. View Cemetery in Marlinton. Photo courtesy of John Sharp, ID: PHP002442

Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreser or If you have historical records or photographs to be scanned for the county Historical Archive contact Preservation Officer B. J. Gudmundsson at 304-799-3989 or email info@pocahontas Prints of photographs are available.

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