Reading - In Progress
Cross Creek Cemetery
|Date added to WVCPA register:||November 2004|
|Condition of cemetery**:||Excellent (June 2005)|
|Accessibility:||Easily accessible. From Buffalo, go east on Allen Street (County Route 12) 2.1 miles to Cross Creek Community Church. Cemetery is behind church. Cemetery is moderate in size and well kept.|
** Condition of cemetery as
observed on the given date -
|Last Name:||First Name:||Born:||Died:||Inscription:||Photo:||Source:|
|Boyles||Carrie Newland||1 December 1879||14 July 1955|
|Casto||Lillian F.||19 February 1912||7 March 1912||" Dau of L.A & M.N. Casto"|
|Cooper||Gregory Allen, Jr.||14 February 1974||13 April 2008||[Son of Gregory & Opal Cooper - from his obituary in the Charleston Daily Mail Apr. 16, 2008]|
|Higginbotham||Clyde||8 May 1893||26 May 1970||"WEST VIRGINIA"
"CPL CO H"
"WORLD WAR I"
|Higginbotham||Emma J.S.||11 August 1856||2 October 1901||"WIFE OF F.F. HIGGINBOTHAM"
[Mother and Child - Shared Stone]
|Higginbotham||Infant||13 February 1896|
|Higginbotham||Ernie||26 November 1896||26 June 1980||[Husband and Wife- Shared Stone]|
|Higginbotham||B.M. "MOSE"||20 January 1891||8 May 1975|
|Higginbotham||Frank Fenton||17 December 1854||23 April 1929|
|Higginbotham||J. D.||9 February 1831||2 October 1892|| "Age 21 Years 8 Mo 21 Days"
[Husband and Wife - Shared Stone]
"Age 67 Years 1 Mo 15 Days"
|Higginbotham||O. M.||18 July 1831||10 June 1898|
|Higginbotham||Kenna E.||5 May 1898||25 May 1985|| "PVT US ARMY"
"WORLD WAR II"
|Higginbotham||Mary D.||20 September 1902||5 January 1990|
|Higginbotham||Maude||14 July 1888|| "Age 3 Mo 27 Days"
"Children of F.F. and E.J. Higginbotham"
[Shared Stone - opposite sides]
"Aged 1 M. 14 D."
|Higginbotham||Phebe C||3 August 1884|
|Higginbotham||Sarah E.||5 August 1893||17 October 1980|
|McGrew||M. E.||31 July 1863||17 March 1908|| "Wife of J.B. McGrew"
"Asleep in Jesus"
|Mullinax||Nina Ruth (Pullins) Sutherland||9 October 1907||18 August 1994||[1st Husband Samuel Sutherland, 2nd husband NFN Mullinax, d/o George William Pullins]|
|Pullins||Alonzo M.||1911||1993|| [Husband and Wife- Shared Stone]
|Pullins||Walter P.||1905||1982|| [Husband and Wife- Shared Stone]
"Thy Will Be Done"
|Settle||Zora Wanda||27 November 2009||[Dau. of Elisha Bia and Sylvia Scragg Tackett, wife of Carl Settle - from her obituary in the Charleston Daily Mail Nov. 28, 2009]|
|Whittington||Arliss Vance "Bootsy"||17 June 1939||13 January 2009||[Son of Earl R. and Florence Johnson Whittington, husband of Linda Mallett Whittington - from his obituary in the Charleston Daily Mail Jan. 15, 2009]|
|Withrow||Roy E.||1903||1935||"Awaiting the new kingdom"|
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.
The primary information on this page was graciously provided by George B Scott, who compiled the listing for this cemetery in June 2005. Additional names and photos remain to be listed on this page.
If you know of any reasonably verifiable additions or corrections that should be made to this list, please send them to WVCPA at for corrections to this page.
Horses at fence beside
Updated: 12 February 2012