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|USGS Quad:||Sissonville Map|
|Coordinates:||approx. 38.6005ºN -81.5353ºW|
|Maintained by:||George Ashby|
|Land owner:||George Ashby|
|Date added to WVCPA register:||July 2009|
|Condition of cemetery**:||Excellent (March 2008)|
|Accessibility:||The Ashby Cemetery is located in Kanawha County, near Sissonville on Allens Branch Road. It is well maintained. Nineteen graves were found, all were clearly identified. From Charleston, travel I-77 N to Exit 116, turn right and travel approximately 200' to CR-21. Turn right on CR-21, travel approximately 1/4 mile, turn left onto Poca River Road (CR-33). Proceed on Poca River Road for 5.1 miles, turn left across bridge onto Cicerone Road. Cicerone Road maintains the CR-33 designation. Travel 4.0 miles to Allens Branch CR 33/8. Turn left on Allens Branch and travel 1.5 miles to a private driveway on the right. The driveway is approximately 700' long and has a gate installed to restrict entry.|
** Condition of cemetery as
observed on the given date -
|Last Name:||First Name:||
|Ashby||Albert D.||2 May 1916||25 December 2006||
"In God's Hands"
|Ashby||Arvie M.||7 August 1914|
|Ashby||Carolyn Sue||May 1951|
|Ashby||Clyde D.||30 July 1921||12 June 1984||"Have Mercy"|
|Ashby||Clyde D.||May 1944|
|Ashby||Dayton E.||13 July 1944||21 June 2004||
"Called home by God, brought here by
those who loved you"
"SP5 US ARMY VIETNAM"
"Our hears still ache in sadness, and secret tears still flow, what it meant to lose you, no one will ever know"
|Ashby||Edward D.||11 May 1938||11 May 1938|
|Ashby||George W.||1880||1955||[Husband and wife - shared stone]|
|Ashby||Rev. Kenneth||7 January 1908||17 March 1982||"Now at rest"|
|Ashby||Lawrence C., Sr.||24 April 1940||11 October 2007||"Beloved Husband & Father"|
|Ashby||Oscar M.||25 March 1913||17 December 1970||"Beloved Father"|
|Landis||Della I.||18 March 1903||9 August 1940||"With Love"|
|Landis||George D.||28 February 1925||26 October 1926|
|Landis||Loshie J.||14 November 1922||4 September 1925|
Dates 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.
WVCPA thanks our volunteers who contributed this information and photos, Charlotte & Steve Iman.
Updated: 07 September 2012