West Virginia was once considered home for many famous faces. Here are some of the famous people with ties to West Virginia.
Photo by Michael Keller, 2009 WV Music Hall of Fame
Charles Ray McCoy was born in Oak Hill on March 28, 1941, and may be the most significant harmonica player in country music history as well as serving at the musical director for Hee Haw. He was inducted into the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame in 2008 and the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2009.