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Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA


 
 
 

RED OAK GROVE CEMETERY
Red Oak Grove Road across from Red Oak Grove Church of the Brethern
These listings are from Evelyne Rutrough, Marvin U. Neighbors,
Mary Anne Sutphin and Rena Worthen on  various dates from the 1970s to 2003.
N 36 58.915  W 80 17.169

 

 

Amanda Yearout                                                          6 Aug 1844     18 Jan 1854
  
(Dau/o Charles & Mary Etta Todd Yearout)

Virginia Yearout           15 y 10 m 9 d                                                   9 May 1862               
  
(Dau/o Charles & Mary Etta Todd Yearout)

L. C. Wickham                                                              12 Oct 1817    14 Feb 1903

Nancy Wickham, wife of L. C. Wickham                           3 Jan 1811      13 Jan 1885

William P. Hoback                                                            5 Mar 1821     20 Apr 1851
   
(Son/o Jacob & Cynthia Childers Hoback)

Thomas F. Harris                                                             20 Jul 1842      29 Aug 1846

John Dickerson                                                                21 Apr 1817    11 Jul 1887
  
(s/o Morrel & Elizabeth Reed Dickerson)

Frances Dickerson  (nee Dick)    w/o John                                1838     5 Sep 1905               

Matthew Spangler                                                        12 May 1880       Jan 1884
  
(son/o Henderson & Lydia Margaret Conner Spangler)

David Spangler                                                             16 Sep 1807    22 Apr 1856

Almira Martain     (Elmira)    age 21                                                       31 Jan 1859
  
(Dau/o David & Permelia Spangler.  M. Isaac Martin)

Mary Bowman                                                              13 Apr 1829    23 Feb 1896

Lewis M. Spangler      2 m 8 d                                                              28 Apr 1862

Infant of Z. T. Bower                                                    7 Feb 1881     13 Feb 1881

Hannah Gallespie  67 years                                                                   20 Mar 1883

Hannah Clower      29 years                                                                 3 Jun 1828

Jane Clowers    21 years                                                                       8 May 1883

Aggie Sowers Bower                                                    24 Oct 1886    24 Nov 1968

Mary Magdalene Bower                                               8 Aug 1846     12 Apr 1875
   
1st wife of Robert H. Bower.  Dau/o Lewis & Nancy Bowman Bower)

Christian Richards   age 70 years                                                          18 Aug 1818
   
(Revolutionary War)

Catherine  wife of Christian Richards   age 74 years                               18 Jun 1825

William Richards                                                                                   26 Mar 1844

Susannah (Lester) Richards                                           24 Dec 1788    1 Nov 1859

Dread Holt                                                                   29 Feb 1808                           

James W. Holt         age 7 M 30 D                                                       18 Jul 1848

Smithen S. Holt   34 Y 7 M 13 D                                                         8 Sep 1852

Olive Holt  wife of Smithen     66 y 6 m 15 d                                         14 Feb 1888
      
(nee Richards)

Ellen Holt                                                                     1 Oct 1831 or 1837  stone sunken

John Richards     (son/o William)                                   10 Jun 1810     21 Jul 1891

Martha Richards  wife of Jackson                                 14 May 1814   27 Nov 1905
   
(nee Harris)

William Kingrea                                                            18 Mar 1824   4 May 1862

Henry M. Akers     4 m 5 d                                                                  12 Mar 1857

Joseph Bowman    14 y 3 m 25 d                                                          13 Mar 1862

Lydia J. Bowman          6 y 3 m 24 d                                                     24 Apr 1862

Christian Bowman  26 y 6 m 9 d                                                           4 Feb 1862

Daniel T. Whitlock         stone sunken                                                              

India Elen Spangler    8 y 3 m 8 d                                                              May 1862

Asa F. Whitlock    stone sunken                                                                                   

Nancy I. Bowman                                                        18 May 1861   30 Aug 1932

Sarah Bowman  wife of Peter                                            Mar 1825     11 NOV 1905
   
(Sarah Ann Spangler)

Peter Bowman                                                              12 Mar 1822    21 Feb 1905

Hannah Bowman  wife of Christian                                25 Jan 1793     2 Jan 1886

Elder Christian Bowman                                               17 Apr 1791    24 Jul 1867

Amelia Spangler                                                           22 Apr 1817    2 Feb 1889
       
(death records state death 10 Jan 1889)

David Spangler                                                           16 Sep 1801    22 Apr 1856

Sarah Kingrea                                                                          1831    2 Feb 1852

Abraham Kingrea                                                                     ?                      ?
  
(One source has b. 183?  D 24 Jan 1843)

Hannah Kingrea                                                                Nov 1839    24 Jan 1843

C. H. V.

Emberzetta Dickerson                                                   30 May 1846   28 Jan 1859
 
(dau/o Michael & Catherine Craig Dckerson)

Nancy Bowman                                                                 Nov 18 7                18 2

Emma C. Bowman                                                       18 Dec 1877    24 Mar 1880
(another source:  Emma G. Bowman                            25 Oct 1855    18 Jan 1885)

George W. (or A.) Bowman   3 y 10 m 12 d                 17 Feb 1877    9 Jan 1884

Sarah Lesuer  wife of Martell                                        6 Apr 1836     10 Sep 1887

John Kingrea      28 y 6 m 26 d                                    23 Oct 1852    18 May 1880             

(Hosea) Kingrea    illegible                                                                                           

Mary Kingrea                                                               1 Jun 1831      10 Jun 1865

Abrm. Kingrea                                                             18 Mar 1793    19 Apr 1881

Iony G. Kingrea  (Liony G.)                                          16 Jan 1883     2 Nov 1883

Calvin T. Kingrea                                                         8 May 1865    14 Jun 1865

James Kingrea                                                              25 Jul 1860      19 Nov 1863

John A. Kingrea                                                           1 May 1855      5          1863

Andrew J. Kingrea                                                       30 Nov 1853   15 Nov 1863

Mary E. F.  (E. T.) Cronk                                           25 Oct 1860    9 May 1862

Sarah B. (R.) Cronk                                                    18 Mar 1857    20 Sep 1864

 Moses Blackwell                                                         1 Mar 1794     14 Mar 1863
 
(H/o Rebekah Walter Blackwell)

Wm. B. Overstreet       3 y 1 m 6 d                               9 Jun 1860     15 Jul 1863
  
(s/o Isaac Newton & Christina Blackwell Overstreet)

Richard W. Sowers                                                     14 Sep 1870    26 May 1871

Elizabeth Clower                                                         10 Apr 1786    22 Nov 1868

Sarah Clower                                                              7 Aug 1814     10 Sep 1874

_____ Clower                                                           11 Jun 1839     1 Feb 1888

Martha Clower                                                            22 Mar 1816    16 Apr 1905

______ Clower  (name eroded, possibly John)            3 Sep 1810     13 Sep 1889

Amanda E. Clower                                                      3 Feb 1868     16 Aug 1890

Sintha Ann Clower                                                      21 Feb 184?      5 M      1843

Reuben Morris Clower                                                            27 Jul 1858

James W. Smith                                                          15 Sep 1872    23 May 1878

Thomas F. Blackwell        20 y 8 m      d                                 1838   8 Jun 1862
 
(son/o Moses & Rebekah Walter Blackwell)

William L. Blackwell   (Military marker)                                   1841                1862
  
(son/o Moses & Rebekah Walter Blackwell)

Mary Jane Spangler     10 m 28 d                                17 Dec 18 4                            

Asa Bowers    23 y 5 m 15 d                                                                  18 Oct 186_

Joseph A. Cronk                                                         13 Nov 1858   13 Sep 1864

Rhody E. Cronk  (dau/o Solomon & Elizabeth)            15 Oct 1848    25 Nov 1863

Ann R. Harmon           3 y 10 d                                                           29 Sep 1865

Harmon Infant  In memory of Infant of Madison & Elvira                                             

Abbie Sowers (Lurinda Abagail) (Wife/o J. D.)           12 Feb 1852    22 May 1928
  
(dau/o Charles & Violet Hall Turner)

Joseph D. Sowers                                                       3 Nov 1829    4 May 1907
  
(son/o John H. & Catherine Lester Sowers)

Julia A. Slusher Sowers  (wife/o J.D.)                          22 Nov 1834   24 Sep 1872
 
(dau/o David & Nancy Cox Slusher)

Granvil H. Vancil                                                         18 Aug 1852   10 Sep 1862

Grover H. Epperly                                                       3 Jan 1909      4 May 1909

Barbara Epperly                                                          8 Mar 1828     20 Apr 1909

Henry Epperly                                                             8 Feb 1817     5 May 1899

Julia Ann Epperly       22 y 7 m 30 d                                                    31 Jan 1845

Nancy E. Epperly        (dau/o Henry)                           7 Sep 1851     28 May 1874

James D. Ekiss                                                            1 Feb 1855     21 Mar 1930

Amanda M. Ekiss                                                        28 Dec 1864    15 Dec 1955

 Julia Ann Ekiss                                                            16 Feb 1819    22 Jun 1886

 Doctor Emitt Ekiss                                                      25 Sep 1882    22 Jun 1890

 Joseph L. Akers                                                          16 Jan 1865     1 Apr 1866

 Rhoda Epperly                                                              7 Aug 1820      5 Jul 1890

 Ruby Mary Epperly                             23 Jul 1881 or  23 Sep 1891   3 Jan 1913

 Hannah E. Whitlock                                                    16 Aug 1877    5 May 1878
    (dau/o George W. & Charlotte Blackwell Whitlock)

Mary E. M. Whitlock      11 yr                                                            30 Oct 1880
 
(dau/o George W. & Charlotte Blackwell Whitlock)

Joseph H. Whitlock      6 y                                                                  13 Nov 1889
 
(son/o George W. & Charlotte Blackwell Whitlock)

Cora B. Blackwell                                                       18 Apr 1874    18 Dec 1879
 
(dau/o Isaac & Sarah Jackson Holt Blackwell)

Nancy J. Link    (wife/o John Henry Link)                     8 Jul 1838      11 Mar 1877
 
(dau/o Lewis & Mary Overstreet)

Sarah F. Rutrough                                                       25 Dec 1842    22 Aug 1876
  
(nee Naff)
  
(M 1 Thomas F. Blackwell)  (M2 Jacob W. Rutrough)

Amos A. Graham                                                        20 Feb 1825    11 Feb 1904

Permelia Graham  (wife of Amos)                                28 Jan 1825     4 Apr 1893
 
(nee Richards)

John W. Graham                                                         21 May 1863   21 Nov 1902

Joseph W. Simmons    stone broken & sunken                          1849                         

Octavia Simmons  (nee Graham)                                  28 Jul 1849      4 Dec 1906
 
(wife/o Joseph)

Mary A.(Ann) Sutphin   (d/o Abner Dick)  69 yr                                  6 Oct 1896

Mary Jane Epperly                                                      16 Dec 1863    28 Nov 1949  (1945?)

W. T. Epperly                                                               4 May 1857    8 Mar 1926

Mary C. Ekiss                                                             19 Jul 1853      3 Apr 1903

Phillip S. Epperly                                                         8 Apr 1821     17 Dec 1894

Besse Ibra Epperly                                                      8 Apr 1901     29 Oct 1909
                                                  
Or                          28 Apr 1901    28 Oct 1903

 Infant son of W. T. & M. J. Epperly                                            16 Oct 1905

 M. A. W.

 James W. Yearout      32 y 1 m                                                           13 Feb 1912

 Susannah Holt Yearout                                                            1845    10 Jul 1882
 
(dau/o Smithen & Octavia Richards Holt)

Tas McCann   (William Foster “Tas”)                          7 Feb 1840     11 Mar 1927

Mary McCann (Mary Maria Anna)                              6 Dec 1872     11 May 1962

Margaret Lampey                                                        29 Mar 1829    25 Dec 1914

Charles Yearout   (stone cracked)                                           1796     1 Jan 1879

Mary (Etta/Ella) Yearout         (nee Todd)                         Jan 1808    26 Jun 1887

Susannah Holt Yearout                                                            1845      10 Jul 1882
 
Wife of Charles Thomas Yearout

Infant son of R. M. Yearout                                                                 1949

Infant son of Mr. & Mrs. Robert M. Yearout

Grandsons of Mr. & Mrs. Frank P. Yearout                                        1948

Infant son of R. M. Yearout                                                                  1947

David A. Yearout  US Army Air Corps                                   19 Jan 1917     16 Feb 1987

Neva L. Yearout                                                                                 1911                1946

Frank P. Yearout                                                                                1871               1944

Mattie M. Yearout      (Pattie Martin)              ?????                           1881               1995

Dr. Anita Yearout Vollastedt                                                   25 Jul 1953      13 Jun 1997

Jacob E. Yearout                                                                                1872                1938
 
(son/o Charles Thomas & Susannah Holt Yearout)

Vernon W. Yearout                                                                             1915                1987

Estelle E. Yearout                                                                                1916                2002

Harley M. Epperly, Jr.  s/o H. M. & Vada    Date 11 Nov 1934

Mary Williams                                                                       30 Apr 1802    24 Jan 1875

Ida J. Williams   10 m 21 d                                                                              21 Jun 1889

Millie A. Williams                                                                    20 Feb 1846    30 Dec 1881

Lucy Vancil                                                                                         1847               1921

Infant son/o May & Harvey Dobbins                                         20 Apr 1917

Lula Mae Dobbins  wife/o W. Harvey                                     24 Jan 1883     8 Jun 1961

W. Harvey Dobbins                                                                10 Dec 1872    7 Aug 1950

Eliza J. Dobbins  wife of W. H. Dobbins                                  30 Nov 1873   16 Feb 1909

Ida A. Dobbins                                                                       4 May 1871    25 Mar 1910

Sarah M. Dobbins       (wife/o Ballard)                                    4 Feb 1843    15 Mar 1921
 
(dau/o Costy & Cynthia Jones)

Ballard C. Dobbins                                                                  29 Dec 1842    6 Apr 1930
 
(son/o A.L. & Letitia Peterman Dobbins)

Dillard S. Dobbins                                                                   15 Mar 1878    19 Aug 1957
 
(son/o Ballard C. & Sarah M.)

Lucy Ellen Dobbins                                                                 21 Nov 1879   17 Oct 1977
 
(dau/o Henry Thomas Mitchell & Martha Jane Howery)

Lena Mae Bowman                                                                 18 Mar 1896    23 Dec 1922

Alice J. Bower                                                                        26 Nov 1833   27 Oct 1901

John H. Sowers                                                                       11 Sep 1785       7 Apr 1836

Polly Sowers       age 93 or 95                                                                        7 Mar 1885

B. A.

M. A. N.

W. H. N.

Benjamin F. Naff                                                                     15 Jun 1874     25 Jan 1943

Emma Gay Naff                                                                      12 Nov 1884   25 Feb 1965

Clara E. Naff   wife of Archie                                                 29 Nov 1895   12 Apr 1924

Benjamin H. Yopp                                                                  8 Aug 1889     30 Dec 1954

Ida P. Yopp                                                                            29 Mar 1890    10 Apr 1952

Sherryl E. Yopp                                                                                   11 Oct 1945

Robert Yopp                                                                                         24 Nov 1922

Jack Yopp                                                                                            11 May 1928

Gean Yopp                                                                             11 May 1928   12 May 1928

W.(William)E. “Ed” Bowman                                                    2 Aug 1879     26 Feb 1966
 
(son/o James & Sarah Bowman)

James M. Hale   Co. B  54 VA Inf  CSA                                 23 Jul 1851     26 May 1924

John W. Sowers                                                                      15 Sep 1858    19 Mar 1939

Caldonia Sowers   wife of J.W.    63 y                                                 28 Jan 1921
  
(dau/o Jacob & Nancy Howery Lampey)

J. A. J. Sowers   (Joseph Andrew Jackson)                             22 Jun 1852     24 Oct 1927

Malinda Sowers    wife of J.A.J.                                              18 Jun 1854     29 Sep 1901
 
(dau/o Jacob & Nancy Howery Lampey)

Nannie E. Sowers                                                                   1 Dec 1852     10 Feb 1885

Bud J. Sowers                                                                        1 Jun 1890      4 Jan 1958

Dillard M. Sowers                                                                   16 Aug 1858    3 Jun 1922

F. Lee Sowers                                                                        20 Dec 1886    25 Dec 1962

Ruby H. Sowers                                                                      16 May 1887   23 Dec 1969

Earnest Sowers                                                                       6 Nov 1895    3 Oct 1927

Annie M. Sowers                                                                    13 Jan 1852     3 Jan 1925

Bettie L. Sowers                                                                     28 Jun 1860     5 Nov 1913

Elizabeth Thomas  wife of G. W. Thomas                                 15 Aug 1857    6 Dec 1909

Ella Sowers Rutrough   wife of John                                         26 Mar 1865      1 Apr

Infant Rutrough  son of John & Ella                                                          1893

William M. Yearout                                                                          1877      Sep 1954
  
(son/o Charles & Susannah Holt Yearout)

Dora E. Yearout                                                                             1881    10 Jul 1972          
  
(dau/o Andrew & Eliza Ann Howery Naff)

 Josiah Graham                                                                     16 Feb 1866    12 Dec 1939

 Hattie Graham                                                                        7 Apr 1875     25 Aug 1961

 Infant son of S.D. & E.V. Williams                                          6 Feb 1942     8 Feb 1942

 H. D. S.  (Harvey D. Sowers)                                              18 May 1892   21 Aug 1951

 Donald Ray Cox  son of D.R. & Irene                                  19 Dec 1948                           

 L. Ramon Blackwell                                                                1 May 1911    2 Jan 1975

Arlene W. Blackwell   (nee Williams)                                       14 Jun 1913                           

 Mildred Thelma Blackwell  dau/o L.R. & Arlene                      10 Oct 1937    20 Oct 1940

 Robert Sherman Blackwell                                                      29 Nov 1909   17 Oct 1910

Eula Belle Blackwell      (nee Williams)                                     17 Apr 1910

 James C. Webb                                                                      4 Jul 1910       21 Sep 1958

 Charles Emet Williams                                                            27 Mar 1870    7 Aug 1965

Olive Jane Williams                                                                 1 Nov 1871    8 Sep 1942
  
(dau/o Zachary Taylor & Olivia Holt Bower(

J. W. Ridinger   consort of Mary Ellen (Sowers) Ridinger         16 Jul 1854      8 Jan 1888

John G. H. Aldridge                                                                2 Dec 1865     30 Jun 1923

Lydia A. Aldridge                                                                    26 May 1871   11 Mar 1944

Elliotte C. Vest                                                                        7 Feb 1908     24 Apr 1973

Ella Vade Vest                                                                        24 Jan 1913     2 Aug 1992
 
(dau/o William M. & Dora Naff Yearout)

Infant Austin                                                                                           1950

Annie Yearout Pugh                                                                13 Apr 1907    8 Nov 1977

John Bowman                                                                         26 Dec 1846    19 Oct 1935

J. W. Naff                                                                                           1880               1937

Nannie Gay Naff    blind dau/o Elder Billy & Mary                   24 May 1887   20 May 1944

Delia G. Naff                                                                           28 Jun 1897          Nov 1997

William McKinley Spangler                                                     13 Oct 1895    23 Sep 1918

Abraham Spangler                                                                   19 Dec 1849    3 Oct 1823

Sarah A. Bowman Spangler   wife/o A.                                    22 Apr 1866    2 Jul 1935

Jessee Aaron Spangler  son/o Herman & Clara                        23 Mar 1922    28 Mar 1922

Samuel Bowman                                                                     2 Sep 1853     11 Dec 1922

Ella Bowman   wife/o Samuel                                                 15 Sep 1866    31 Mar 1928

Z. T. Bower    (Zachary Taylor)                                               18 Dec 1848    26 May 1934

Catherine Bower                                                                     23 Jul 1851      26 May 1924

Cloy M. Bower                                                                       2 Sep 1889     10 Jun 1955
 
(son/o Zachary & Catherine)

Della E. Bower                                                                        24 Feb 1894    11 Apr 1972
 
(dau/o J. R. & Rosie Howery)

Cloy M. Bower, Jr                                                                  7 Oct 1927     20 Jul 1930

Ralph Bower                                                                           5 Feb 1916     10 Feb 1963

Jefferson T. Bower      WWII  USNavy                                     3 Apr 1925         Jan 1971




 
 
 
 
 

 
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