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Sunset Memorial Park
|USGS Quad:||Charleston West|
|Coordinates:||38.3570ºN -81.7218ºW Map|
|Date added to WVCPA register:||February 2012|
|Condition of cemetery**:||Excellent (June 2005)|
|Accessibility:||Easily accessible. From I-64 going East, take MacCorkle Ave exit immediately after crossing Kanawha River. Turn left (West) onto MacCorkle Ave. Go two blocks and turn left into cemetery. Cemetery is large in size and well kept.|
** Condition of cemetery as
observed on the given date -
|Last Name:||First Name:||Born:||Died:||Inscription:||Photo:||Source:|
|Carr||Orville R||26 February 1923||20 January 1981|| "SGT US ARMY"
"WORLD WAR II"
[Family Headstone] "In Loving Memory"
|Carr||Phyllis J.||25 November 1930||24 August 1994||"Beloved Wife and Mother"|
|Jarrett||Lawrence A., M.D.||1 February 1879||27 October 1957||[Husband and Wife- Shared Stone]||
|Jarrett||Mary Elizabeth Tallman||22 January 1888||25 August 1969|
|Parsons||Harold M. "BUD"||22 December 1918||24 November 1976|
|Parsons||Hollie Francis||1922||1936|| "Son of Hollie F and Iva Smith Parsons"
|Parsons||John A.||4 April 1888||11 February 1957||[Family Headstone]||
|Parsons||Lizzie Pearl||12 March 1883||29 November 1963|
|Parsons||Marian F.||1 September 1919||30 December 2003|
|Parsons||Michael Richard "Mike"||1943||1952|| "Son of James & June Parsons"
"Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep"
"I Pray The Lord My Soul To Keep"
|Parsons||Ray A.||1916||1980|| "SGT US ARMY"
"WORLD WAR II"
|Poffenbarger||George||24 November 1861||20 March 1951|
|Poffenbarger||Harriet Stubbs||25 March 1902||11 July 1978|
|Poffenbarger||Lawrence Franklin||27 September 1959||11 June 1982|
|Poffenbarger||Leonard Franklin||17 December 1903||20 October 1983|
|Poffenbarger||Livia Simpson||1 March 1868||27 October 1937|
|Poffenbarger||Matthew Tallman||20 September 1963||6 September 1986|
|Poffenbarger||Nathan Simpson||4 August 1898||19 July 1962|
|Poffenbarger||Perry S.||24 November 1899||20 April 1997|
|Poffenbarger||Virginia E. Jarrett||3 June 1911||24 February 2004|
|Scott||Dennis Karl||6 July 1912||10 January 1910||[Son of Karl W. Scott & Lillie Virginia (Markham) Scott]|
|Scott||Karl Winfield||19 February 1874||2 December 1947||"FATHER"
[Husband of Lillie Virginia (Markham) Scott, father of Dennis K Scott, father-in-law to Margaret E (Bullinger) Scott]
|Scott||Lillie Virginia||2 April 1880||15 June 1960|| "MOTHER"
[nee Markham, Spouse of Karl W. Scott]
|Scott||Margaret E.||21 February 1907||16 November 1998||[Spouse of Dennis K. Scott]|
"Wife of Garrett Surface"
|Smith||Harry R.||1925||1950||"Son of Charles R. & Martha R. Smith"|
|Surface||Garrett H.||1898||1979|| "FATHER"
|Withrow||Frank H.||1875||1960||[Husband and Wife- Shared Stone]|
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 primary information on this page was graciously provided by George B Scott, who compiled the listing for this cemetery in June 2005.
Sign at Cemetery Entrance
Updated: 07 September 2012