Floyd County Historical Society


P.O. Box 292
Floyd, Virginia  24091-0292

Helping preserve and share a unique history in Southwest Virginia

Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA


 
 
 
HOWERY-CANNADAY CEMETERY
On the O. N. Conner Farm at 550 River Ridge Road
Documented by Mary Frances Conner Williams
 
 
 
Eldridge L. Cannaday                                                   22 May 1906   29 Jul 1936
 
Walter Martin                                                               22 Jan 1891                 1976
 
Lula M(ae) Martin                                                        12 Oct 1896    31 Jan 1954
 
James P. Howery                                                         21 Oct 1843    30 Mar 1906
   (This stone is very worn and these dates may not be exact)
 
Martha E. Howery        (nee Cannaday)                        29 Aug 1846    30 Mar 1917
   This stone is also very worn and broken.  Dau/o Andrew Bailey Cannaday
 
Arthur Wilson  son/o A.W & Bell L. Howery                     May 1913        Jun 1913
 
Bertha Jefferson Cannaday  (h/o Sarah)                        10 Apr 1882    10 Feb 1934
 
Sarah Lelia Thomas Cannaday                                        2 Dec 1885     25 Jan 1983
 
Demorse B. Akers                                                        29 Aug 1854    28 Sep 1946
 
Landonia F. Akers                                                        29 Mar 1874    9 Dec 1956
 
Sarah E. Cannaday                                                       24 Feb 1852    3 Dec 1918
 
J. (James) M. Cannaday                                               14 Aug 1848    29 Nov 1947
 
Iris Pearl Lucas                                                             30 Jul 1916      19 May 1919
    (d/o Joseph A. & Pearl Howery Lucas)       
 
F. H. (A very tall thin stone with only these initials.  Perhaps a first stone for)
 Francis Howrey     (nee Pate)    age 49                                                27 Apr 1861
 
Arthur W. Howery                                                       10 Aug 1868    10 Jul 1932
 
Bell L. Howery    (nee Wray)                                        11 Jan 1869     13 Aug 1925
 
Mary G.  (nee Ruff)  w/o A. B. Cannaday                     14 Oct 1823    16 Oct 1888
 
Elmira Wright                                                               5 Sep 1841     11 Aug 1897
 
Peter Howrey         49 y 10 m                                                              6 Nov 1862
 
Andrew B.  (known as Bailey) Cannaday                      18 Dec 1822    19 May 1912
 
Believe there were older graves one time marked with fieldstones
 
 


 
 
 
           
 
 
 



 
 
 
 
 

 

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