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


 
 
 
OLIVER PERRY SLUSHER CEMETERY
Laurel Branch Road
N 36 55.008  W 80 21.524
 
 
Asa E. Hylton                                     25 Nov 1880      age 1 month
 
Asa L. Slusher                                    12 Sep 1856          6 May 1878
 
Mary J. (Jane Wood) Slusher              11 Jun 1832           16 Sep 1892
 
Oliver P. (Perry) Slusher                     8 Apr 1831           26 Apr 1899
     Pvt Co D 30 Batt  VA Sharpshooters  CSA
 
Letha A. (Jones) w/o John A. Weeks   10 Sep 1848          27 Jun 1923
She had married 1st Oliver P. Slusher

And was 2nd wife of John A. Weeks
 
Peter Asa Slusher                               26 Jan 1887           17 Jun 1890
 
Rock           Unknown
 
This cemetery is fondly known as the “Little Peter Cemetery”
 
The Slusher family was most generous in showing the cemetery and giving stories of the family.  We thank them, and most especially, Janet Slusher Keith, who drove us there and provided us with much history.
 


 

 

 

           

 

 

 



 
 
 
 
 

 

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