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|Coordinates:||near 38.5792ºN 81.6002ºW|
|Date added to WVCPA register:||June 2008|
|Condition of cemetery**:||Fair (November 2007)|
|Accessibility:||This cemetery is located near Romance, WV. Along CR-42, Approximately 3.5 miles from CR-21. If traveling from Charleston, exit I-77 at the Haines Branch exchange, proceed to CR-21, turn left on CR-21, follow CR-21 approximately 1 mile to CR-42, turn right onto CR-42, travel 3.5 miles. The cemetery is located on the hilltop, along the left side of CR42.|
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:|
|Marion||James O.||1 August 1914||20 September 1915||[Infant son of Robert Hurley Marion Sr. and Lakie Myrtle Rowley Marion]|
|Marion||Lakie M.||5 June 1894||12 May 1982|
|Marion||Robert H.||12 February 1896||13 April 1986|
|Shamblin||Mary F.||14 March 1893||16 March 1980|
|Shamblin||Buster B.||13 April 1932||11 July 1995|
Dates 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.
The Marion Cemetery contains approximately 18 graves, most marked with stones. Seven graves were identified in November 2007 by WVCPA contributors Steve & Charlotte Iman. Markers found were those of Mary F. Shamblin, Buster B. Shamblin, Bert Marion, Etta C. Marion, James O. Marion, Lakie M. Marion and Robert H. Marion. The remaining burials have yet to be identified. If you can help with the identification of the others buried here - names and dates if possible - please contact WVCPA.
Updated: 10 June 2008