Richard Beasley Cemetery

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Richard Beasley Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Pine Creek District

Location: Beasley Hill Community

Directions: On the east side of Highway 52 (Poplar Camp Road), 0.04 mile south of the intersection with Rt. 620 (Coulson Church Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.811899 W 080.807080

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 03 Nov 2012; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: This cemetery is also called the Beasley Memorial Cemetery. The cemetery is well fenced and in excellent condition. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone.

Richard Beasley Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
MELTON, Laura Beasley 26 Nov 1930 Shared stone with next; Laura Ruth; d/o Wise Kastious Beasley & Gracie M. Stone; w/o Rodney Paul Melton
MELTON, Rodney Paul 22 Jan 1925 08 Jun 2006 Tec 5 U. S. Army WW II; s/o Isaac Jones Melton & Melvina J. Brendle
Row 2
BEASLEY, Gracie S, 09 Mar 1891 25 Oct 1976 Shared stone with next; Gracie M.; d/o Cephus French Stone & Eliza Jane Fowler; w/o Wise Kastious Beasley
BEASLEY, Wise K. 20 Oct 1885 20 Aug 1973 Wise Kastious; s/o Richard B. Beasley & Sena Susan Coulson
BEASLEY, John 17 Apr 1929 17 Apr 1929 s/o Wise Kastious Beasley & Gracie M. Stone
NORRIS, Dallas F. 26 Aug 1918 17 Mar 1997 Shared stone with next; Sgt. U. S. Army WW II; Dallas Fulton; s/o Neil M. Norris & Lila Flowers
NORRIS, Vada B. 12 Jun 1919 27 Apr 2003 Vada Virginia; d/o Wise Kastious Beasley & Gracie M. Stone; w/o Dallas Fulton Norris
BEASLEY, Coolidge K. 25 Apr 1925 Shared stone with next; Coolidge Kastious; s/o Wise Kastious Beasley & Gracie M. Stone
BEASLEY, Alpha Cox 11 Feb 1925 15 Apr 2004 Alpha Rachel; d/o Joseph Lee Cox & Oza Ellen Woods; w/o Coolidge Kastious Beasley
Row 3
EDWARDS, Berl R. 17 Aug 1937 05 Jan 1954 s/o Oscar Raymond Edwards & Betrice Luecata Bowman
GOAD; Betrice L. 06 Mar 1909 26 Apr 1997 Betrice Luecata; d/o Erb Wolford Bowman & Mae Gemina Beasley; w/o Oscar Raymond Edwards & John Floyd Goad
EDWARDS, Oscar R. 1907 1946 Oscar Raymond; s/o James Thomas Edwards & Mary Thomason
EDWARDS, Guy E. 1927 1929 s/o Oscar Raymond Edwards & Betrice Luecata Bowman
BOWMAN, Leecy 1907 1923 d/o Erb Wolford Bowman & Mae Gemina Beasley
BOWMAN, Erb W. [24 Apr] 1885 [10 Jan] 1923 Shared stone with next; Erb Wolford; s/o Caleb Bowman & Lanketty Young
BOWMAN, Mae G. 1889 1968 Mae Gemina; d/o Richard B. Beasley & Sena Susan Coulson; w/o Erb Wolford Bowman
BOWMAN, Chester N. 31 Oct 1914 08 Aug 1941 Virginia Pvt. 2 BN 111 Field Art.; Chester Nuckolls; s/o Erb Wolford Bowman & Mae Gemina Beasley
BOWMAN, Irby 1937 1937
BOWMAN, Calup 23 Jan 1859 15 Jun 1929 s/o Andrew Bowman & Mary Ann Cloud
SIZEMORE, Stevan Victor 21 Aug 1948 06 Sep 1999 U. S. Navy; s/o Roy Bernice Sizemore & Nannie Helen Bowman
NICHOLS, Vivian L. Sizemore 15 Jul 1962 27 Nov 1996 Shared stone with next two; Vivian Lynn; d/o Roy Bernice Sizemore & Nannie Helen Bowman
SIZEMORE, Roy B. 13 Jun 1920 03 Jul 2000 PO 2 U. S. Navy WW II; Roy Bernice; s/o Roby F. Sizemore & Ada F. Frost
SIZEMORE, Nannie 07 Nov 1921 Nannie Helen; d/o Erb Wolford Bowman & Mae Gemina Beasley; w/o Roy Bernice Sizemore
EDWARDS, Thomas Leonard 13 Jun 1929 22 Sep 2000 s/o Oscar Raymond Edwards & Betrice Luecata Bowman
EDWARDS, Helen Reece [10 Apr] 1931 [16 Apr] 2012 FHM; d/o William H. Reece & Hetty Gleason; w/o Elmer A. Edwards
Row 4
BEASLEY, David 03 Apr 1845 11 Aug 1919 s/o Richard & Sarah Beasley; b/o Thomas Christopher Beasley
BEASLEY, Richard 15 Dec 1859 13 Dec 1928 s/o Thomas Christopher Beasley & Jemina Allen
BEASLEY, Sena S. 05 Jul 1859 05 Jan 1939 d/o James Coalson & Nancy Bryant; w/o Richard Beasley
BEASLEY, James Ernest 1887 1969 s/o Richard B. Beasley & Sena Susan Coulson
FARMER; Randall Todd 29 May 1965 29 May 1965 s/o John Boyd Farmer & Evelyn Deloris Beasley
GLASS, Jennifer Leigh 17 Apr 1972 17 Apr 1972 d/o Jessie L. Glass & Nancy Beasley
Row 5
BEASLEY, Ella Combs 15 Dec 1918 Shared stone with next; Ella Lucretia; d/o Barnett Marion Combs & Maggie Catherine Hall; w/o Olen Lester Beasley
BEASLEY, Olen Lester 29 Apr 1920 09 Jan 1993 s/o William Mahone Beasley & Alice Elizabeth Robinson
BEASLEY, William M. 30 Oct 1883 10 Apr 1962 William Mahone; s/o Richard B. Beasley & Sena Susan Coulson
BEASLEY, Alice E. 25 Apr 1881 10 Jan 1959 Alice Elizabeth; d/o Richard Robinson & Lucinda Bryant; w/o Willaim Mahone Beasley
BEASLEY, Garnet Ray 03 Nov 1922 29 Sep 1945 s/o William Mahone Beasley & Alice Elizabeth Robinson
BEASLEY, William Ornald 14 Sep 1914 10 Jun 1917 s/o William Mahone Beasley & Alice Elizabeth Robinson
DALTON, Howard J. 16 Aug 1911 22 Aug 1972 Shared stone with next; s/o John A. Dalton & Jathina Dalton
DALTON, Annie B. 15 Jun 1912 30 Nov 1981 d/o William Mahone Beasley & Alice Elizabeth Robinson; w/o Howard J. Dalton
Row 6
EDWARDS, Archie Lee [07 May] 1938 [12 Jul] 2009 FHM; s/o Roy Howard Edwards & Guida Lou Beasley
EDWARDS, Roy Howard 27 Apr 1911 01 Dec 1994 s/o James Thomas Edwards Mary F. Thomason
EDWARDS, Guida Lou 17 Apr 1910 29 Oct 1975 d/o William Mahone Beasley & Alice Elizabeth Robinson; w/o Roy Howard Edwards
EDWARDS, Junior Ray 09 Oct 1936 06 Jan 1937 s/o Roy Howard Edwards & Guida Lou Beasley
Row 7
FLANAGAN, Jeffery Robert 06 Feb 1942 Shared stone with next;
FLANAGAN, Cheryl Elizabeth 26 Aug 1949
FLANAGAN; Bernie Lee 23 Jul 1913 29 Jul 1941 s/o Christopher Perry Flanagan & Nannie Beasley
FLANAGAN; Everett Rhudolph 25 Feb 1932 28 Nov 1949 s/o Christopher Perry Flanagan & Nannie Beasley
FLANAGAN; Nannie 1891 1966 Shared stone with next; d/o Richard B. Beasley & Sena Susan Coulson; w/o Christopher Perry Flanagan
FLANAGAN; Perry 1886 1961 Christopher Perry; s/o Stephen D. Flanagan & Effie McGrady
McGRADY, Ina Flanagan 16 Mar 1929 Shared stone with next; Ina M.; d/o Christopher Perry Flanagan & Nannie Beasley; w/o Joseph Howard McGrady
McGRADY, Joseph Howard, Eld. “Joe” 18 Jan 1931 08 Jan 2003 Cpl. U. S. Army Korea; s/o Monroe McGrady & Sarah Zola Joyce