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Cemetery Name:

Carney Cemetery

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County: Jackson
USGS Quad: Romance        Map
Coordinates: 38.618654N  -81.622181W
Maintained by: unknown
Land owner unknown
Date last visited May 2012
Condition of cemetery**: Excellent
Accessibility: This is known as the Carney Cemetery and is located Southeast of the church. It was moved to the current location during the construction of I-77. Access is Easy. Located on Fisher Ridge Road. From Ripley, to South on I77. Take Exit 119. Turn Left on Co Rd 21/Old US 21 and go under freeway. Take first left onto Dudden Fork Rd. Proceed North for 0.5 mile and take slight right onto Highland Farms Rd (Co Rd 21/38). Proceed 1.3 mile and turn left onto Fisher Ridge Rd. Proceed 0.3 mile. Church and cemeteries are on the left. Parking is available in the church lot.

** Condition of cemetery as observed on the given date -
may not be representative of care at other times of the year
Scale: Excellent - Good - Fair - Poor - Abandoned

 

Last Name: First Name:

Born:

Died:

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Carney Elizabeth Miller 11 October 1905 10 February 2001 "STRENGTH AND HONOUR ARE HER CLOTHING"
"AND SHE SHALL REJOICE IN TIME TO COME"
"DAUGHTER OF JOSEPH M AND EMMA MAE FISHER MILLER"
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Carney Oval Levi 1 April 1905 8 January 2004 "HIS BEAUTIFUL SOUL LEAVES BEAUTIFUL MEMORIES"
"LOVING FATHER, EDUCATOR and MINISTER"
"SON OF JONATHAN A and VIRGIE WORKMAN CARNEY"
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Clendenin Debbie A 1875 1941 "MOTHER"
"At Rest"
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Clendenin Deborah A 1955 1955   Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Clendenin James M 13 March 1917 5 August 1933   Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Clendenin M Oscar 7 August 1879 6 August 1929 "Gone but not forgotten" Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Fisher Greenbury 26 July 1822 5 February 1902 [side 1]"Aged 79y 6m 10d"
[This stone has engraving on multiple sides for Greenbury and Juliet Fisher and their children"
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Click here to see 1860 US Census Excerpt (www.Ancestry.com)
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Fisher Juliet Koontz 5 January 1827 2 December 1893 [side 1]"Wife of Greenbury Fisher"
"Aged 66y 10m 26d"
Fisher Mary J 17 March 1859 24 September 1860 [side 2]"Aged 1 y 6 m 3 d"
Fisher Deniza 6 January 1861 11 April 1861 [side 2]"Aged 3 m 4 d"
Fisher Greenbury F 3 November 1863 23 Mar 1867 [side 2] "Aged 3 y 4 m 9 d"
Fisher Martha V 19 November 1848 1 February 1884 [side 2]"Aged 35 y 2 m 12 d"
Fisher Edward G 31 August 1867 16 October 1886 [side 2]"Aged 19 y 1 m 15 d""FAMILY RECORD"
Fisher Elben G abt 1851   [side 3 - name only]
Fisher Pleasant S abt 1853   [side 3 - name only]
Fisher John W abt 1855   [side 3 - name only]
Fisher William M abt 1857   [side 3 - name only]
Fisher Emma B abt 1862   [side 3 - name only]
"FAMILY RECORD"
Fisher Arthur Lotus 17 May 1890 1 June 1943 "AT REST" Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Fisher E Clark 1859 1931 "FATHER" Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Fisher Mellissa Rose 1857 1941 "MOTHER"
Fisher Emma Ethel 1892 1977 "MOTHER" Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Fisher IrvinG 1882 1943 "FATHER" Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Fisher John Wesley 16 June 1855 18 September 1928 "FATHER"
"Death is the crown of life"
[Name also shown on tombstone of Greenbury and Julia Koontz Fisher]
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Fisher Martha M Hill 1 October 1861 2 December 1919 "MOTHER"
"She was the sunshine of our home"
Unreadable Elma E 1883 1967 "MOTHER"
"IN GOD'S CARE"
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Unreadable Eustace L 1879 1949 "FATHER"
"IN GOD'S CARE"
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Unreadable       [Southeast section - unreadable stones] Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
Unreadable     [Southeast Section - multiple unreadable stones] Click here to see tombstone photo From reading by WVCPA or one of its volunteers
             

 

Comments: Data in Red is not inscribed on the tombstone and has either been calculated based on death date or as a result of research on the individual.

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This is known as the Carney Cemetery and is located Southeast of the church. It was moved to the current location during the construction of I-77. Access is Easy. Located on Fisher Ridge Road. From Ripley, to South on I77. Take Exit 119. Turn Left on Co Rd 21/Old US 21 and go under freeway. Take first left onto Dudden Fork Rd. Proceed North for 0.5 mile and take slight right onto Highland Farms Rd (Co Rd 21/38). Proceed 1.3 mile and turn left onto Fisher Ridge Rd. Proceed 0.3 mile. Church and cemeteries are on the left. Parking is available in the church lot.

Map and Directions   Carney Cem (SE of Church)  

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