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Cemetery Name:

Powers 

Powers Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia  Powers Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia

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County: Nicholas
USGS Quad: Camden on Gauley
Coordinates: 38.3209N  80.5539W
Maintained by: unknown
Land owner: unknown
Date added to WVCPA register: August 2007
Condition of cemetery**: Good (August 2007)
Accessibility: According to WVCPA contributor of this cemetery information, Paul Greathouse, the cemetery is "located just south of Coe. From Camden on Gauley take the Cranberry Ridge Road for 5.3 miles. There is a road that turns right up the hill - the cemetery is less than a quarter mile on this road.  The last 200 to 300 feet of this road is not passable for a car. It is a very well kept cemetery." 

** 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:

Bartholow William M. 1898 1954 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Bartholow Cordia Mae 1909 1997
Belcher Billy 1887 1974 [Husband and wife - shared stone - also metal funeral home marker for Callie] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Belcher Callie 1887 1968
Belcher Gladys Belle 20 September 1920 19 October 1936 "At Rest"
"A little flower of love, That blossomed but to die, Transformed now in Heaven to bloom with God on high"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Coe F.P. 5 December 1843 3 December 1922   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Coe Mariah Louise 23 April 1860 1934 "Wife of F.P. Cole"
"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Conley Susan 26 March 1830 16 October 1897 "Wife of John Conley"
[Rest of inscription on the base of marker illegible]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Cummings Freda J. 1950 1952 [Funeral home marker in an angel stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Henry E. 1876 1957 [Shared stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Anna Laura 1879 1941
Dobson Areta Bell 16 August 1920 29 March 1922 "Daughter of W.J. Dobson"
[Rest of inscription illegible]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Barbara Jean 8 March 1830 23 January 1940   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Mary E. 27 March 1858 17 August 1922 "Wife of W.S. Dobson"
"Thy Will Be Done"
"Asleep in Jesus..."
[The death date is hard to read - the date here may be incorrect]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Minnie May 16 April 1894 26 November 1910   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Roy C. 1900 1963   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Shaldon 27 April 1929 27 April 1929 "Infant son of Alva & Freda Dobson"
"Budded on earth to bloom in heaven"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson Stella 7 April 1903 11 April 1925 "Wife of R.C. Dobson"
"Twas hard to give thee up"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Dobson W.S. 17 June 1853 1 June 1916 "Dearest father thou hast left us here, thy loss we deeply feel, but 'tis God who has..., He can all our sorrows heal" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Eller Ame Ritchie 1955 1994   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Green Delmas 1934 1934 [Simons-Coleman Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Green Denver 1925 1934 [Simons-Coleman Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Green Leonard 3 August 1868 1 May 1923 "An honest man's the noblest work of God" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Green Nettie 1915 1927 [Simons-Coleman Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Green Peggy J. Belcher 10 April 1877 23 September 1952 "Mother"
"A Tender Mother and a Faithful Friend"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Green Warren H. 4 March 1921 23 November 1998 "CPL US ARMY WORLD WAR II"
[Adams Funeral Home - Cowen, WV - marker]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Hedger Elphia C. 6 January 1912 24 January 1984 "In God's Care" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Jenkins John Joseph  5 December 1960 2 August 1968   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Johnson Aunalea Pearl 6 November 1926 3 August 1980 [There is also a metal funeral home marker for her] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Johnson David Allen 1972 1972 [Adams Funeral Home - Cowen, WV - marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Johnson Fred T. 1911 1958 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Johnson Lula M. 1908 1998
Johnson Robert C. 1900 1974 [Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Sheltered and safe from sorrow"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Johnson Pearle L. 1902 1965
Keffer Wilma Joyce 9 January 1947 11 September 1994 [There is also a Simons-Coleman Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McConnell Dorothy Jane 5 May 1920 14 March 1994   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane Everett 1876 1946   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane C.M. 18 April 1841 21 October 1913 "A Rebel Soldier 16th VA. Cavalry" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane Ida L. 1883 1977 [Vail Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane Jane 24 January 1854 2 September 1927 "Wife of C.M. McFarlane"
"A fond mother and a friend to all"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane O.J. 21 October 1906 12 November 1912 "At Rest"
"Son of W.A. and L.L. McFarlane"
"A loved one from us has gone, a voice of love is stilled, a place is vacant in our home which never can be filled"
[the rest is illegible in the photo]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane V.E. 25 July 1892 6 October 1918 "Daughter of C.M. and Jane McFarlane"
"In love she lived, in peace she died, her life was craved, but God denied"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane Wade 1896 1942   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McFarlane William A. 1882 1952 [Dodd and Hurt Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Mullens John A. 1930 1931   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Mullens Leonard F. 1909 1991 "Father"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Mother"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Mullens Julia M. 1907 1975
Nicholas Emma 1872 1937 "At Rest" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Nicholas Rev. J.J. 1872 1959   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Nicholas Josie October 1910 1923 "From Mother's Arms to the Arms of Jesus" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Powers Herbert Charlie 29 June 1920 20 February 1995 "SGT US ARMY WORLD WAR II" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Powers Lakie 1902 1920 [Sisters - shared stone]
"Daughters of Jackson & Lucy Powers"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Nutter Bessie Powers 1908 1937
Powers Jackson 1864 1960 "Father"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Mother"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Powers Lucy Naomi Freeman 1869 1963
Powers Walter 31 January 1890 23 May 1935 "WEST VIRGINIA CO M 74 INFANTRY WORLD WAR i" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Quinn Claud William 7 September 1912 19 December 1991 "PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II"
[There is a metal funeral home marker as well]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Quinn George Edward 1909 1940 [Simons Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Quinn John B. 10 December 1875 28 August 1926   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Quinn Kelso 1951 1951 [Metal funeral home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Quinn Lydda Belle 1884 1960 [Metal funeral home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Ritchie Almira   4 January 1907 "Mother"
[Mother and daughter - shared stone]
"Daughter"
"At Rest"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Ritchie Cintha 1 June 1883 22 October 1939
Ritchie Bobby G. 1934 2001 [Morris Funeral Home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Ritchie Eldon 1905 1961 [Shared stone]
Ritchie Maude 1906 1969
Ritchie Wiley 1916 1980   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Rose Maggie J. Nicholas 8 February 1902 13 May 1948 "Mother" Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Russell Bertha Powers 25 November 1891 11 October 1990   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Russell Granvelle H. 3 March 1906 1966 [Shared stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Russell Arizona V. 11 November 1914 1993
Russell Infant 20 June 1927 20 June 1927   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Russell Jess Melvin 1883 1968   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Russell Julia Melissa 14 November 1889 16 September 1963 [also a metal funeral home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Russell L.D. 18 June 1887 26 August 1929   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Russell Ocie Lee 24 April 1919 1923   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Short Arden L. 25 June 1928 17 February 1983 [Shared stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Short Jennie L. 15 November 1931  
Short Jocie Emma 1918 1970 [There is a metal funeral home marker as well] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Shreve Ransom 1893 1989 "PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR I"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Shreve Elizabeth Powers 1906 1997
Stratton William, Jr. 1920 1949 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Stratton Loneva Chapman 1919 1991
Stratton William S. Sr. 20 November 1876 15 April 1964 [Shared stone] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Stratton Lula B. 17 May 1898 2 December 1975
Thompson Wayne Ritchie 1944 1997   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
White Gladys Ritchie 1907 1973   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Woods Daughter   1921 [Brother and sister - shared stone]
"Infants of W.E. Woods"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Woods Son   1938
Woods Walter Edward 26 October 1892 6 November 1971 "WEST VIRGINIA CPL BTRY C 313 FLD ARTY WORLD WAR I"
"Father"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Mother"
"In Loving Memory"
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker
Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Woods Sophia Jeannettie "Nettie" Belcher 1898 1976

 

Comments:

Powers Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia

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.

Our thanks to Paul Greathouse for sharing this cemetery information with us! If you have any questions about this cemetery, you may contact Paul directly at dulcimerman @ gmail.com

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