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Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA


 
 
 

 

                                                RADFORD CEMETERY
 
                                                     Floyd County, VA
 
 About 33 miles from Rt. #220 Exit South on Blue Ridge Parkway.  Turn right on Rt.993
(dirt road), on Rt. 888 turn left.  Cemetery is about 0.2 mile down the road.
 
Copied November 30, 1988, by Ruth G. Hale
Copied October 2007 by Genevieve Starkey & Jo Parr

 

Radford, Lynda Elmer                                                             May 2, 1914-June 21, 1968

Radford Hattie T.                                                                     May 8, 1884-Feb. 16, 1970

Radford, John S.                                                                      June 19, 1879-June 18, 1960

Brewster, Bernard L.                                                                1919-1971

Brewster, Claris M.                                                                  1920-

Bowling, Martha J.                                                                   July 30, 1858-June 27, 1932

Bowling, John B.                                                                      Dec. 4, 1854-Dec. 20. 1933

Thomas Sallie C.                                                                      Mar. 12, 1820-Feb. 25. 1914

Thomas, Baily                                                                           1830-May 5, 1908, 78 yrs.

Allen, Infants of C. W. & Annie                                                Sept. 1905-June 1906

Nichols, Maggie D. (Mother)                                                    July 6, 1902-Dec. 20, 1995

Nichols, Jeral L. s/o Leonard T. & Gillie D.                               Dec. 6, 1920-Jan. 22, 1921

Nichols, Inf. Son of L. T. & Maggie                                          Jan 11. 1927 Jan. 15, 1927

Peters, Eliza E.                                                                         Aug. 23, 1883-June 16, 1905

Allen, James W.                                                                       Nov. 27, 1858-Dec. 30, 1945

Allen, Martha E. w/o W.                                                           June 12, 1865-Apr. 21, 1909

Radford, Harris, s/o Geo. & Lydia                                            May 1, 1922-Dec. 4, 1930

Radford, Liddie A.                                                                   1898-1978

Radford, George W.                                                                 1896-1962

Underwood, Gabriel Kanie                                                       Aug. 29,1858-July 13,1935

Radford, Lillian Alice                                                                May 9,1916-Feb. 11, 1922

Radford, Baby dau. Of J. L. & Maranda                                   b.&d. Jan. 5, 1923

Janney, Isaac                                                                            Sept. 13,1836-Nov. 24, 1914

West, Ellen F.                                                                           Dec. 29, 1886-Jan. 30 1965

West, William R.                                                                      Mar. 13, 1881-Sept. 19, 1953

West, Rosannah                                                                       Aug. 5, 1829-May 29, 1924

Crow, Cela Annie                                                                     Sept. 7, 1857-July 19, 1924

West, Charles Roscoe                                                              Oct. 3, 1883-Aug. 28, 1945

West, Rhoda R.                                                                        Oct. 4, 1856-July 26, 1949

West, Jacob R.                                                                         July 2, 1856-Nov. 19, 1939

West, Posie Frazier                                                                  Apr. 5, 1898-Mar. 9, 1985

West, Lottie M.                                                                        Feb. 21, 1912

West, Alton Winston                                                                1925-1964

Adkins, Kermit Chester                                                            May 25, 1923-Nov. 24, 1980

                                                                                                Pvt. U.S. Army W.W. II

 

 

Adkins Clarence B.                                                                  May 2, 1925-Mar. 18,1955

                                                                                                Va. Sl U.S.N.R. W.W. II

Nichols, Lula A.                                                                       Apr. 1, 1874-July 31, 1953

 

Nichols, Eulas B.                                                                      Dec. 21, 1914-Nov. 23,1941

Nichols, Amos M.                                                                    Aug. 6, 1873-June 7, 1952

Nichols, Cleo A. s/o A. M. & Lula                                           Nov. 21, 1913-Feb. 7, 1934

Nichols, Silas McCoy, s/o. L. W. & Ora Lee                            July 31,1934-Nov. 26, 1935

Nichols, Inf. Son of L. W. & Ora Lee                                       b. & d. Nov. 7, 1936

Fieldstone Marker                                                                   

Fieldstone Marker

Fieldstone Marker

Thomas, Maude Myrtle                                                            Oct. 27, 1899-Dec. 31, 1990

Smith, Mary Emma                                                                   Mar. 15, 1905-Mar 24, 1905

Moore, J. C.                                                                            Jan 12, 1818-Oct 11, 1902

Moore, Elizabeth, w/o Robert                                                   Oct. 11, 1827-Apr. 13, 1901

Moore, Robert                                                                         May 11, 1818-Aug. 2, 1887

Tiny Stone: H. Underwood                                                       ???????

Thompson, Martha, s/o N. A.                                                   Mar. 10, 1851-Mar. 27, 1921

Thompson, Nathaniel A.                                                           Mar. 8, 1850-Dec. 31, 1914

Radford, Addie                                                                        July 22, 1861-Dec. 16, 1925

Radford, Edward A.                                                                 Oct. 21, 1846-Feb. 24, 1917

Underwood, Elizabeth                                                              Died July 11, 1888 Age 62yr.

Underwood, Albinos A.                                                            Sept. 5, 1895-July 31, 1917

Walter, Gertrude Thomas, w/o George M.                                Dec. 29,1900-June 3, 1957

Thomas, Inf. Son of E.L. & Lillie                                               b. & d. Dec. 17,1902

Thomas, Walter                                                                        Mar. 23, 1879-Feb. 3, 1911

Thomas, Nettie A.                                                                    Sept. 6, 1877-May 17, 1947

Thomas, Clarence E.                                                                Feb. 23, 1907-May 11, 1930

Thomas, Frances M., inf. Of Clyde & Myrtle                            Apr. 26, 1936-Dec. 10, 1936

Thomas, Baby Boy, inf. Of Clyde & Myrtle                              Apr. 6, 1933

Marker, no Inscription

Marker, no Inscription

Marker, no Inscription

Marker, no Inscription

Radford, William K.                                                                 Aug. 29, 1877-Sept. 11, 1877

In Memory of OE-W + E. Thomas                                           (all that is left on stone)

Thompson, Carrie B.                                                                1895-1991

Thompson, Joshua W.                                                              1878-1950

Shivley, Annie May (Mother)                                                    Apr. 23, 1905-Sept. 25, 1961

Shivley, Plumer (Father)                                                            July 19,1901-Dec. 11, 1961

Adkins, Myrtha                                                                        1902-1975

Adkins, Robert Z.                                                                     1901-1963

Adkins, J. D.                                                                            June 1, 1927-Oct 11, 1938

Thompson, Glendola                                                                 August 2, 1925-Nov. 28,1925

Thompson, Willie Marie                                                            Feb. 12, 1921-June 15,1921

Thompson, Ellie, w/o. Joshua                                                    Apr. 7, 1886-Feb. 20,1921

Thompson, Ruie Frances                                                          Mar. 18, 1917-Mar. 1, 1920

Thompson, Hainford, s/o Joshua & Victoria                              July 6, 1893-Nov. 21, 1908

Thompson, Victoria, w/o Joshua                                               Mar. 30, 1876-Feb. 20, 1913

Grave marked by fieldstones

Underwood W. M.                                                                   Died Sept. 1855 Age. 40 yrs.

                                                                                                (Engraved on top “1861”)

Fieldstone marker

Jinney (?O. E.) damaged old marker)

Janey                                                                                        D. Apr. 2, 1870 Age. 46 yrs.

Moore, Susan w/o J. G.                                                            25 Oct. 1851-Feb. 24, 1911

Proffit, Ada Moore, w/o J. B.                                                   Aug. 15, 1892 –Stone broken

Allen, John W.                                                                          July 24, 1881-Oct 3, 1906

Allen, Nancy Etta                                                                     June 9, 1884-Dec. 10, 1904

Epperly, Earnest L.                                                                   Dec. 22, 1898-Apr. 16, 1974

Epperly, Lala A.                                                                       Dec. 1, 1904

Moore, Robert                                                                         May 14, 1818-Aug. 9, 1887

Moore, Elizabeth, w/o Robert                                                   Oct. 14, 1827-Apr. 13, 1904

Moore, J. C.                                                                            Sept. 12, 1848-Oct. 14, 1902

Stone “1866” dated, no inscription left

Broken marker

Radford, Elizabeth                                                                    Feb. 17, 1832-Sept. 11, 1925

Radford, Lewis A.                                                                    Jan 30, 1817-May 19, 1894

Radford, Elizabeth Nolen                                                          Oct 11, 1874-Aug. 5, 1947

Radford, Gabriel G. W.                                                            Jan. 25, 1857-Oct. 31, 1924

James, Inf. Of Earnest & Alma                                                    d. Dec. 31, 1923

James, Inf. Son of Mr. & Mrs. E. G.                                         b. & d. Jan. 6, 1939

Thompson, Silas Amos                                                             Apr 8, 1940-May 1, 1940

Nichols, Alda Joy                                                                     Apr. 16, 1929-Jan. 20, 1932

Thompson, Joyce T.                                                                 Oct. 16, 1941-Sept. 24, 1946

Thompson, Cecil W.                                                                 June 22, 1938-Oct. 5, 1946

Thompson, Amos Dalton (Father)                                             Dec. 25, 1915-Mar 7, 1983

Thompson, Lillian Radford                                                        Jan 16, 1917

Thompson, Richard J.                                                               1922-1977

Thompson, Marie E.                                                                 1931

James, Inf. S/o. G. B. & Ruth                                                   Born & died Mar. 17, 1945

James, Elmira                                                                           Nov. 4, 1865-Dec. 24, 1945

James, W. Elkney                                                                     July 13, 1863-Mar. 19, 1943

Peters, Henry Lee (Father)                                                       1863-1944

Peters, William E. “Billy” (Son)                                                 1915-1934

Radford, William Elbert                                                            1844-1988 (Wood Fu. Home)

Robertson, Clarence Oren, s/o C. O. & Chloe                          June 25, 1932 (stone in  Ground).

Radford, Arristeen J.                                                                July 12, 1872-Apr. 4, 1930

Radford, Robert A.                                                                  Mar. 20, 1864-Mar. 18, 1946

Marker, no name

Radford, Elias                                                                           May 21, 1854-May 5, 1936

Radford, Silas C., s/o T. G. & Ida B.                                        Apr. 4, 1909-Oct. 1, 1909

Radford, Manuel                                                                      Mar. 7, 1878-Apr. 30, 1880

Stone marker

James, Nancy                                                                           Died Apr 19,1866,Age 60yrs.

James, William M.                                                                    13 Nov. 1830-May 6, 1901

James, Waller M.                                                                     Aug. 9, 1871-May 22, 1898

Agee, Elviny R., w/o James                                                       Mar. 31, 1857-Nov. 30,1871

Agee, J. H.                                                                               Oct 1, 1845-Sept 8, 1928

                                                                                                82 yrs. 11 mo. 8 days

Underwood, Sarah A., w/o G. L.                                              Nov. 30, 1859-Sept. 14,1895

James, Celia, w/o William                                                         May 15, 1841-July 24, 1904

Foster, Nancy                                                                          Age 80 yrs.

Piled up on outside of cemetery, next three markers

Foster, Gabriel                                                                         Age 75 yrs.

Allen, Nancy Etter, w/o John W.                                               June 9, 1881-Dec. 10, 19__

                                                                                                (Broken off)

Terry, Peter                                                                              May 19, 1842-Jan. 4, 1932

                                                                                                Co. C, 57th VA Inf. CSA

Terry, Mahala J.                                                                       May 2, 1847-May 7, 1915

Radford, Bertha, d/o Greenville & Lidy                                     Apr. 15, 1887-May 12, 1902

Radford, Lyda, w/o Greenville                                                  Died July 6, 1934 Age 82                     .

Radford, Greenville                                                                   June 22, 1836-Mar. 15, 1890

Radford, Elenor                                                                        was borned May 2, 1792

                                                                                                Departed life Jan. 17,1879

Radford, Robert                                                                       Died Dec. 30, 1861

Radford, Samuel H. s/o Lewis & Elizabeth                                Oct. 14, 1867 (rest broken)

Radford, Etta Lee                                                                     July 25, 1892-Dec. 2, 1893

Radford, Lee E., s/o John & Hattie                                           Oct. 5, 1902-Oct. 5, 1903

Radford, Samuel H. I.                                                               Oct. 11, 1861-Nov. 1, 1880

Via, Lonie D.                                                                            Apr. 2, 1873-Apr. 25, 1952

Radford, Ainsley                                                                       Jan. 1902-Dec. 18, 1925

Yeatts, Ethel R.                                                                        July 9, 1905-3 Feb. 1992

Yeatts, Robet V.                                                                      Jan. 25, 1889-Mar. 11, 1940

Peters, Leonard, s/o L. J. & CA.                                              Born & Died Aug. 16, 1938

Peters, Kenneth Wayne                                                            Apr. 16, 1943-Nov. 1, 1969

Peters, Leonard                                                                        Nov. 8, 1900-Feb. 28, 1974

Peters, Chloe J.                                                                        June 28, 1905- 05 Apr. 2000

Radford, Sarah A.                                                                    Nov. 9, 1844-Mar.6, 1936

Radford, Joshua R.                                                                   Co I 4th VA Res. CSA

Radford, Madison L., s/o Joshua & Sarah A.                            Nov. 19,1844-Jan. 18,1885

Radford, Lydia, w/o James T.                                                   May 2, 1823-June 29, 1913

Radford, James T.                                                                    Nov. 27, 1821-Dec. 6, 1896

Radford, John W.                                                                     May 22, 1863-June 17, 1876

Marker no inscription

Marker no inscription

Thomas, Nathaniel A.                                                               June 21, 1831-Jan. 19,1905

Young, Thomas J.                                                                     July 17, 1863-Sept. 23, 1891

Underwood, James M.                                                             Dec. 14, 1821-Dec. 25, 1916

Underwood, Huldy, w/o James M.                                           Dec. 14, 1829-Mar. 29, 1888

Duncan, Mary J. w/o Henderson                                               May 7, 1852-Dec. 20, 1909

Hauldon, Margaret T. w/o Luther                                              Dec. 31, 1875-Jan. 29, 1904

Via, Martha                                                                              Sept 1, 1807- May 15, 1885

Via, Isaac                                                                                 Dec 9, 1809-Apr. 14, 1885

Via, Samuel F.                                                                          Mar. 25, 1870-Jan. 4, 1882

Via, Elder Wiley A.                                                                  June 21, 1843-Nov. 26,1902

Via, Elizabeth J.                                                                        Feb. 23, 1840-Aug. 6, 1897

Via, Sarah Thomas                                                                   1863-1947

Via, Posie G.                                                                            Feb. 24, 1887-July 22,1891

Via, Beula J.                                                                             1890-1909

Via, Thurman Eldridge                                                               July 8, 1897-June 9, 1933

Stump, Elvira                                                                            June 16, 1859-Aug. 20, 1884

Greer, Mamie L.                                                                       Oct. 5, 1893-Nov. 8, 1893

Greer, L. D.                                                                             Jan. 2, 189?-Feb. 12, 189

Via, Josias                                                                                Born between 1770-1780

Via, Elizabeth                                                                           Broken stone

Allen, Alvie Peter                                                                      Mar. 5, 1909-Feb. 6, 1971

Allen, Masie H.                                                                        1916-1956

Allen, Annie Redman                                                                1887-1951

Allen, Charles William                                                               1881-1940

Smith, Addie V.                                                                        1879-1936

Smith, Cannon H.                                                                     1877-1966

Smith, Silas W.                                                                         Jan. 30, 1905-Apr. 27, 1976

James, G. B.     (Married Sept. 19, 1940                                   1886-1971

James, Ruth A.                                                                          1914-1963

Radford, Earl                                                                            Dec. 31, 1902-Nov. 10, 1958

Radford, William Edward                                                         July 26, 1917-June 10, 1988

                                                                                                  S 2 US Navy, WW. II

Radford, James Alvin                                                                July 21, 1925-Oct. 10, 1956

                                                                                                  VA SI USNR. WW. II

Kretz, Avis Thomas                                                                  Sept. 17, 1910-Feb. 3, 1935

Thomas, Lila Vest                                                                     Aug. 27, 1885-Mar. 10, 1963

Thomas, Emmett E.                                                                  July 31, 1885-July 1, 1929

Poff, Inf. D/o Johnnie & Myra                                                  June 26, 1946

Richardson, J. W., h/o Belle (Our Father)                                 Jan. 15, 1877-Apr. 21, 1926

Richardson, Eliza A. w/o Bird                                                   1848-June 1, 1919

Richardson, Bird                                                                       1838-July 29, 1902

Richardson, Annie, d/o John & Belle                                         Born & died 1912

Radford, James L., s/o M. & Nina                                            Mar. 19, 1895-Feb. 1, 1912

Radford, Marion                                                                       May 2, 1867-Dec. 21, 1932

Radford, Nina, w/o Marion                                                       Mar. 8, 1870-Aug 3, 1909

Radford, Aaron, s/o M. & Nina                                                Jan, 29, 1901-Apr. 21, 1902

Radford, Nora Lee, w/o Marion                                               Oct. 30, 1892-Mar. 20, 1948

Radford, Watson, s/o M. & Nora                                             May 11, 1911-July 29, 1911

Martin, Margaret                                                                      Nov. 11, 1827-Dec. 23, 1904

Martin, G. T.                                                                            Mar. 1860-May 28, 1905

Viar, Posy G.                                                                           Feb. 24, 1887-July 22, 1891

                                                                                                 4 years 4 mos. 22 days

Via, Thomas L.                                                                        May 25, 1866-Oct 4, 1904

Smith, Minnie Ethel                                                                   Jan. 2, 1899-Feb. 25,1900

Allen, Miriam E.                                                                       Nov. 14, 1849-Oct. 26, 1936

Allen, J. P.                                                                                July 21, 1854-Jan. 26, 1906

Brogan, Sarah F., w/o Jake                                                      July 27, 1863-Jan. 16, 1933

Crowe, Arlie H.                                                                        Dec. 15, 1925-April 4, 1981

Crowe, Jake J.                                                                         Aug. 12, 1898-Dec. 25, 1945

Crowe,Albertha L.                                                                   Sept. 16, 1900-Sept. 21, 1978

Radford, Lidia Margaret                                                           June 19, 1873-Feb. 19, 1943

Radford, Elkanah                                                                      July 11,1870-Dec. 3, 1953

Peters, J. J. (Father)                                                                 Mar. 3, 1849-Nov. 22, 1927

Peters, Mary J. (Mother)                                                          Nov. 27, 1861-Aug. 10,1945

Peters, Julie A.                                                                         Dec. 17, 1892-Dec. 4, 1963

Allen, Raymond, W.                                                                 Sept. 4, 1912-Dec. 9, 1967

                                                                                                VA Pvt. US Marine Corps.

                                                                                                Res. WWII

Allen, Sylvia F.                                                                          Oct. 20, 1915-04 Sept. 1999

Allen, Irene                                                                               May 29, 1913-03 Dec. 2001

Allen, Frank                                                                             Dec. 10, 1910-Aug. 30, 1977

Martin, Mary R.                                                                       1851-1941

Radford, Amos D.                                                                    Oct. 14, 1870-June 1, 1947

Pate, John William                                                                    Sept. 15, 1872-June 12, 1947

Radford, George E.                                                                  Oct. 26, 1877-Mar. 23, 1947

Radford, Nancy J. Peters w/o G. E.                                          Oct. 16, 1864-June 4, 1956

Radford, Carter G.                                                                   Oct. 26, 1913-Feb. 24, 1968

Radford, infants of Dellna & Carter                                           Oct. 26, 1931-Mar 25, 1934-

                                                                                                Oct. 5, 1936

Sutphin, Robert Dale                                                                Jan 12,1963-Apr. 21,1963

       Area on right side of drive-way

 

Ware, Oliver Boyce      Married                                                Feb. 18, 1911-Aug. 8, 1985

Ware, Juanita Love       (Nov. 11, 1933)                                   May 22, 1916-Dec. 12,1984

McPeak, Lige                                                                           1897-1979

Radford, Waverly Byron                                                           May 7, 1922-July 23,1944

                                                                                                W.VA Pfc. 21 Marines 3         

                                                                                                Marine Div. WW.II

 

Rogers, Irene L.                                                                       1916-1961

Rogers, James P.                                                                      1948-1972

Surface, Roscoe M.                                                                  1939-1961

Light, James C.                                                                        Nov. 11, 1895-Aug. 22, 1949

Light, Ocie L.                                                                           Aug. 30, 1895-June 3, 1968

Rea, James E.                                                                           Jan. 11, 1900-Dec. 1, 1975

Rea, Augusta R.                                                                       Feb. 26, 1901-Jan. 8, 1989

Radford, Eslie S.                                                                      May 30, 1912-Aug. 31,1949

Radford, Bertha V.                                                                   July 6, 1918-

Cox, Ott V.                                                                              Mar 2, 1901-Dec. 11, 1949

Cox, Cillia M.                                                                           May 1, 1908-June 3, 2000

Cox, Curtis Alvie                                                                      July 31, 1933-Nov. 6, 1960

Richardson, Clarence                                                                1931-1980

Richardson, Joseph “Pete”                                                        Apr. 15, 1886-Feb. 17,1938

Richardson, Betty Ann                                                              May 10, 1888-Oct. 28,1968

Albert, Elva R.                                                                         July 22, 1919-

Radford, Robert L.                                                                   May 7, 1915-Nov. 13,1968

                                                                                                VA Co. G 16 Inf. Div. WW II

Ashley, Livia Radford                                                               April 18, 1934-June 17,1973

Ashley, Theresa Faye                                                               June 14,1964-June 17, 1973

 

 

 

 



 
 
 
 
 

 

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