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Cemetery Name:

Flatwoods United Methodist Church

Flatwoods Cemetery, Jackson Co., WV Flatwoods Cemetery, Jackson Co., WV

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County: Jackson
USGS Quad: Ravenswood
Coordinates: 38.8791N  81.7765W
Maintained by: Flatwoods United Methodist Church
Land owner: Flatwoods United Methodist Church
Date added to WVCPA register: August 2008
Condition of cemetery**: Excellent (October 2007)
Accessibility: This cemetery is located adjacent to Flatwoods United Methodist Church (est. 1897), between Ripley and Ravenswood. Easily accessible, with parking available across the street in the church parking lot. To get there, from Ravenswood, take CR-68 south of town to CR-18 "Flatwoods Road" where you will turn left. Take CR-18 for 4 or 5 miles and turn left on "Crooked Run Road" (CR-12) and go about mile and you will see the small white church on your left.
** 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: Inscription: Photo: Source:
Ball Hannah 2 October 1827 10 January 1850 "Wife of John W. Ball"
"Aged 22Ys 3Ms"
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Ball Samuel L. 28 March 1798 2 July 1879 "Aged 81 Ys. 4 Ms." Click for photo of tombstone
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Balser Jacob B. 1863 1948 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Balser Mary E. 1871 1953
Balser Jesse Carl 22 February 1889 16 March 1984 "PVT US ARMY" Click for photo of tombstone
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Blinn Charles R. 11 October 1947 1 November 1989 [Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Married Sept. 30, 1975"
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Blinn W. Joanne 12 March 1952  
Bates S. Haven 14 October 1886 8 July 1969 "OHIO PVT 7 CO 158DEPOT BRIG WORLD WAR I"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
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Bates Jennie M. 1885 1960
Carver Fredrick W. 2 July 1882 7 November 1965   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Coe George W.     [Stone severely broken - mostly illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Coe Lysander M. 15 September 1834 27 January 1908 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Coe Mary R. Mahan 4 August 1838 8 December 1910
Cook Gary Allen 24 March 1943 20 July 1995   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Day Etta Hughes 1902 1996 [Mother of Geneview, wife of Dewey Day] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Day Genevive Aloise 1923 1938 [Dau. of Dewey and Etta Day] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley 
Dougherty Robert Ervin 17 December 1943 17 June 2003   Click for photo of tombstone
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Gregory Tina Michelle   3 July 1970   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Hamilton Benjamin 31 July 1844 2 August 1864 "From wounds received at the Battle of Winchester, Va. July 18, 1864"
"Aged 20Yrs. 2Dys"
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Hamilton Hugh 8 May 1819   "Born in Monroe Co., O."
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
"His wife, born in Lowden Co., Va."
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Hamilton Mary 11 March 1821 10 March 1893
Hamilton John 1846 1915 [Husband and wife - shared stone]
"At Rest"
"His Wife"
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Hamilton Elizabeth 1849 1933
Harpold E.M. 1888 1959 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Harpold Hannah E. 1889 1915
Harrison Maude 1883 1968   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Hartley Edward 1824 6 June 1913 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
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Hartley Elizabeth 1834 1902
Hartley Rufus Putnam 19 January 1876 15 August 1910 "Son of E. & E. Hartley" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Headley Florence Opal 23 June 1918 11 April 1986   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Hoy Vergie E. 21 August 1901 25 November 1965   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Huff D.P. 2 December 1837 23 January 1901 "Aged 63Ys 1Mo & 21ds"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Wife of D.P. Huff"
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Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Huff Minerva C.    
Hughes Arabella Ann 1943 1943 [Dau. of Wayne and Mary Hughes] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
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Hughes Esther Pearl 21 November 1905 26 August 1990   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Hughes Helen Mary 7 April 1911 16 March 1922 [Dau. of Phillip and Margaret Hughes] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
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Hughes Jona W. 29 August 1868 24 February 1870 "Son of J. & M. Hughes"
"Aged 1Y. 5M. 26D."
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Hughes Joseph Hooker 1859 1930 [Brother of Jona and Phillip, Sr.] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
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Hughes Philip, Sr. 1865 1923 "Father"
[Husband of Margaret B. Hughes]

"Mother"
[Wife of Phillip Hughes, Sr.]

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Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Hughes Margaret Belle Wilson 1879 1932
Hughes Wayne Wilson 1909 2005 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
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Hughes Mary McCoy 1906 1983
Kneff James W. 16 September 1856 17 June 1923 [Husband and wife - shared stone]

[Buried in Ohio]

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Kneff Laura Amanda Rowley 14 September 1865 14 March 1953
Kneff Isabella McBrien   5 April 1854 "Dau. of M. & J. McBrien"
"Aged _____"
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Kneff Mary 20 April 1786 30 June 1851 "Wife of Jamin Kneff"
"In her 65th year"
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Kostecka Jesse Madison 18 February 1971 28 August 1988   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Lane M. Lewis 1881 1948 "Father"
[Husband, wife and son - shared stone]
"Mother"
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Lane Daisy L. 1880 1954
Lane Dorsel L. 1912 1937
Lather Maria 27 October 1843 30 April 1869 [Dau. of Elias and Sarah Lather - aged 6Ys 4Ms 19Ds] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Lowers Elizabeth 1898 1991 "Lizzie" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Mahan   1784 1857 "Reese Mahan Family" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Mahan Adrian T. 21 May 1870 10 October 1876 "Son of L.C. & L. Mahan"
"Aged 6Ys. 4Ms. 19Ds."
"Suffer little children to come unto me, for of such is the Kingdom of Heaven"
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Mahan John E. 1917 1983 [Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Married Sept. 24, 1941"
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Mahan Frances M. 1925 1993
Mahan Virgil L. 1906 1959 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Mahan Gladys I. 1906 1974
Mahan Raymond Allen 1959 1997   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Mahan Russell Daniel 1915 1970   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Mahan Timothy R.     [48 years of age - from his obituary in the Charleston Daily Mail Nov. 13, 2008]   Source: WVCPA research
Mahon Clair Daville 26 November 1863 4 June 1948 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Mahon Cara Frances 12 October 1864 22 March 1941
Mahon Clarence Adrian 1904 1931   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Mahon Elizabeth     "Wife of ___ Mahon"
[Shared stone - Illegible]
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Mahon      
Mahon Richard G. 25 January 1835 31 August 1924 "Father"
"Co. K. 11th W.Va. Inft."
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Mother"
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Mahon Lucinda A. 7 May 1842 8 May 1912
McBrian Henry 1776 8 September 1864 "Aged 86 years" Click for photo of tombstone
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McCoy Anna 1854 1938 "Mother" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
McCoy Hugh V. 1871 1950 "Father"
[Husband of Myrtle]

"Mother"

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Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
McCoy Myrtle M. 1874 1943
Ohse Henry A. 15 April 1815 28 May 1880 "Aged 66ys 11ms 13ds" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Pence Violet Mae 6 July 1949 5 December 2009 [Dau. of John Edgar and Frances Marie Workman Mahan, wife of Harry Clayton Pence - from her obituary in the Jackson Herald Dec. 8, 2009]   Source: WVCPA research
Pickens Leona V. McCoy 21 August 1897 16 April 1919 "Wife of Paul Pickens" Click for photo of tombstone
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Pitts William Riley 30 January 1873 12 July 1965 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Pitts Alverta McCoy 8 November 1873 24 March 1972
Ramsey Texal 1948 1969 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Ramsey Mary F. 1944  
Rawling John 20 March 1802 29 November 1875 "Our Father"
"Aged 73ys 8ms 9ds"
"Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord. Rev. 14:13"
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Rawling Martha 28 March 1821 2 March 1880 "Wife of John Rawling"
"Aged 58Ys 11Ms 2Ds"
"I have fought a good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith"
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Rector Marjorie 1941 1941 "Our Baby"
"Dau. of Thomas & Estella Rector"
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Robinson Gwendolyn Lorene Hughes 6 November 1929 26 September 1994 [Dau. of Phillip, Jr. and Edith Hughes] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Rollins Carrie 2 July 1883 6 November 1969 [Dau. of Daniel & Laura A. Rollins] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Rollins Daniel A. 25 March 1857 25 August 1936   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Rollins Laura A. 5 August 1861 23 September 1899 [Wife of Daniel, mother of Clarrie Rollins] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Rollins Sophronia 1876 1957 "Mother"
[Mother and son - shared stone]
"Son"
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Rollins Charles 1913 1937
Rowan       [Rowan family marker] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Rowan Edward D. 1873 1940 [Husband of Mary King Rowan] Click for photo of tombstone
Rowan Mary King 1876 1923 [Wife of Edward Rowan] Click for photo of tombstone
Sams Homer T. 1 March 1941   "Father"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Angel in Heaven"
"Wed Oct. 6, 1982"
"Mother"
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Sams Sherry D. 31 October 1945 10 October 1999
Sams Ronald E. 31 October 1938 10 May 1969   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Sheranko Joseph 1903 1973 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Sheranko Ruby Hughes 1904 1970
Shinn Carolyn G. 1938 1971 "Mother of Anna, Richard, Michael Steve, Candida" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Stanley Effie B. 12 June 1878 13 February 1908 "Wife of J.H. Stanley"
[Mother and daughter - shared stone]
"Dau. of J.H. & E.B. Stanley"
[Aged 1Y 9Ms 4Ds]
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Stanley Wanda A. 20 March 1906 28 December 1907
Weekley Janet Lee 1935 1936 [Dau. of John W. & Edith Weekley] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
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Wheeler Alfred A. 1899 1919   Click for photo of tombstone
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Wise Henry A. 1815 May 1880 "Aged 65Yrs. 10Ms 13Ds"
"Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord"
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Wise John E. 18 September 1848 23 March 1867 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Lee Mary Wise 27 February 1859 6 December 1920
Wise Johnathan abt. 1805 5 March 1858 "Aged 53 years..."
[Inscription mostly illegible]
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Source: WVCPA contributor and family researcher, Keith Weekley
Unidentified or unmarked graves:
Gran__ _olonzo   30 ___ 18__ "Son of E.W. & E. Gran__"
"Aged __Ys. 12Ms. 1Dy."
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Gran__ Elizabeth   1 __ 181_ "Wife of E.W. Gran_"
"Aged 25Ys ___"
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W___ Catharine   27 November ___ "Dau. of __ & A. W___"
"Aged 7Ys. 2Mo. 4Ds."
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McBrien     17 December 185_ "Dau. of ___ & A.E. McBrien"
"Aged 11 Year ____"
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Image008
Image007
    3 September 18__ [Illegible]
"Aged___"
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      30 November 1889 "Dau. of Sarah"
[very difficult to read - need to verify]
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Image085 Raymond F.     [Metal funeral home marker - no other inscription remaining] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image084       [Metal funeral home marker - illegible - located next to the "Raymond F." marker above and Ronald Sam's grave] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image002       [Fieldstone marker - no inscription] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
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Image004
      [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone
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Image014       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image015       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image032       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image087       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image088       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image093       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image098       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image099       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery
Image100       [Illegible] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery

 

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Flatwoods Cemetery, Jackson Co., WVFlatwoods Cemetery, Jackson Co., WVDates or text in Red are not inscribed on the tombstone and have either been calculated based on death date or are as a result of research on the individual.

Our sincere thanks to WVCPA contributor Keith Weekley for his assistance in the reading and photographing of this cemetery.

Flatwoods Cemetery, Jackson Co., WV

 

 

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