Bethany Cemetery

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Bethany Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Pipers Gap District

Location: Cranberry Community

Directions: Located at Gladstone Lane, behind the Bethany Union Baptist Church on the south side of Rt. 722 (Cranberry Road), 2.1 miles from the intersection of Highway 58 (East Stuart Drive).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.689090 W 80.851930

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 18 February 2012; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced and in excellent condition. Many of the graves never had an engraved stone and have been marked with funeral home metal markers (FHM). Recently someone has marked several of these graves with small engraved granite markers. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone.

Bethany Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
BROWN, Spencer I. [03 Feb] 1910 [30 Sep] 1987 Shared stone with next; Spencer Isaac; s/o Emmett Brown & Isabelle Callahan
BROWN, Virgie M. [28 Jun] 1911 [11 Jun] 1979 Virgie Mable; d/o Nat & Sallie Newman
BROWN, Ella 1899 1955 FHM
EARLY, Ralph [02 Jul] 1913 [May] 1965
HALE, Frances E. 14 Aug 1915 23 Aug 1976
TOLLIVER, Betty Jean 22 Jun 1943 Jul 1943
CARTER, William Lee 1876 1955 Shared stone with next two; s/o Martha Carter
CARTER, Leith Ann 1877 1939 d/o Moses Newman & Susan Pearman; w/o William Lee Carter
CARTER, Archie 1905 1937 s/o William Lee Carter & Leith Ann Newman
CARTER, Edgar 28 May 1918 Sep 1920 s/o William Lee Carter & Leith Ann Newman
CARTER, George Oct 1915 Feb 1916 s/o William Lee Carter & Leith Ann Newman
JENKINS, Martha Carter May 1850 Oct 1911 nee Carter; w/o Henry Jenkins
CARTER, Hicks Feb 1910 Mar 1910
Unknown Unmarked
CARTER, Julia Ann 17 Dec 1853 18 Apr 1923
EARLY, Celia [15 Sep 1857] 15 Sep 1915
HASH, Letcher E. 14 Apr 1929 23 May 2008 Letcher Elmo; s/o Charlie Younger Hash & Jennie Geneva McMillian
HASH, Jennie G. 10 May 1892 20 Jan 1995 Shared stone with next; Jennie Geneva; d/o Caroline McMillan; w/o Charlie Younger Hash
HASH, Charlie Y. 20 Apr 1887 15 Nov 1970 Cpl. Co. R 36 Infantry WW I; Charlie Younger; s/o Reuben K. Hash & Fannie Parks
Unknown Unmarked
HASH, Viola Marie 18 Nov 1921 11 Oct 1937 d/o Charlie Younger Hash & Jennie Geneva McMillian
Unknown Unmarked
EARLY, Martha Ann 05 Apr 1892 17 May 1958 d/o Celia Early
MARTIN, David 1798 1913 b/date on stone appears to be wrong
MARTIN, Henry 1887 1985 FHM
Unknown 4 Unmarked
HANDY, James C. [27 Jun] 1942 [14 Nov] 2008 FHM; James Charles; s/o James Battle Handy & Helen Elizabeth Foster
BROWN, Louia F. [14 Nov] 1891 [24 Jun] 1974 Shared stone with next; Louia Fernando “Nando”; s/o Winston Nathan Brown & Alice R. Hylton
BROWN, Lina D. 1905 w/o Louia Fernando Brown
EARLY, Joseph Louis 26 Nov 1936 10 Dec 2004 Shared stone with next; SSG U. S. Army Korea Vietnam
EARLY, Belvis L. Milliner, Rev. 29 Mar 1938 w/o Joseph Louis Early
HASH, Paul W. 22 Feb 1916 23 Aug 2011 Shared stone with next; Paul Weldon; s/o Charles Younger Hash & Jennie Geneva McMillian
HASH, Piney R. 17 Feb 1918 31 Aug 2002 Piney Rose; d/o James Robinson & Sallie Goins; w/o Paul Weldon Hash
HORSLEY, Minnie B. [06 Mar 1908] 1906 [01 Nov 2006] Shared stone with next; d/o Emmett Brown & Isabelle Callahan; w/o James E. Horsley, Jr.
HORSLEY, James [11 Mar] 1886 [Dec] 1968 James E., Jr.
CARTER, Ira Lee [09 May] 1913 [21 Jan] 1981 PFC U. S. Army WW II; s/o William M. Carter & Cynthia Alice Newman
CARTER, Charles R. 1903 1966 s/o William M. Carter & Cynthia Alice Newman
CARTER, Mazie 17 Mar 1894 01 Jan 1951 d/o Charlie Edwards & Bettie Grogans; w/o Charles R. Carter
BROWN, Prather 1900 1952 FHM; s/o Commodore Brown & Mary Grogans
COX, Thomas Lee 23 Mar 1951 25 Dec 1974 s/o Middie Lou Cox
COX, Middie Lou 11 Sep 1924 26 Feb 1995 d/o Wiley Lewis Cox & Minnie Elizabeth McKinny
Unknown Unmarked
SAUNDERS, Willie Walter 03 May 1884 06 May 1950 s/o John Saunders
HASH, John S.
HASH, Linnie P. 19 Feb 1891 27 Aug 1941 Shared stone with next; d/o William M Carter & Cynthia Alice Newman; w/o James B. Hash
HASH, James B. 07 Sep 1884 03 Dec 1951 s/o Reuben K. Hash & Fannie Parks
HASH, Delois 01 Jul 1941 30 May 1951
HASH, Rickey L. 1956 1965 FHM
JONES, Mary Buena 1915 1985
HASH, Dorothy 1933 Aug 1948
TAYLOR, Robert O. 29 Mar 1929 22 Jul 2011 Shared stone with next; Robert Oscoe; s/o Rachel Taylor
TAYLOR, Marsha L. 30 Mar 1947 w/o Robert Oscoe Taylor
Unknown Unmarked
CARTER, Mourning D. [12 May] 1949 [17 Jul] 2001 Mourning Devine; d/o Robert Oscoe Taylor & Annie Mae Saunders
BRUCE, Mary S.
HAMPTON, Virginia C. 1924 [07 Dec] 1980 Virginia Catherine; d/o Willie Walter Saunders & Mourning Blair; w/o Randolph W. Hampton
SAUNDERS, Whitfield H. 20 Mar 1935 06 Mar 1973 A3C U. S. Air Force; Whitfield Hewleas; s/o Willie Walter Saunders & Mourning Blair
Unknown 3 Unmarked
TAYLOR, Robert B. [12 Jun] 1952 [13 Aug] 1983 FHM; Robert Bristol; s/o Robert Oscoe & Annie Mae Saunders
SAUNDERS, No name 1906 1955 FHM
Unknown 4 Unmarked
KYLE, Dana Marie 22 Jun 1953 27 Jun 1953
MAXWELL, Jonathan 1988 [10 Jun] 1988 FHM
EARLY, Isaacs [Jan] 1975 Isaacs Devoe
GOINS, Infant boy 1971 FHM
GOINS, Infant boy 1969 FHM
BOYD, Charlotte A. 1962 1962 FHM
NEWMAN, Mose 1822 Mar 1908 Shared stone with next; Moses; s/o George & Delilia Newman
NEWMAN, Susan 1836 22 Aug 1925 d/o Alsey Pearman; w/o Moses Newman
Unknown 2 Unmarked
CARTER, J. Prather 1890 1928
OAKLEY, Victoria 1896 01 Aug 1957 FHM; d/o Moses Newman & Susan Pearman; w/o William Oakley
PHIPPS, Effie N. 11 Dec 1890 12 Dec 1961 Effie Ellen; d/o Moses Newman & Susan Pearman; w/o Harvey James Phipps
NEWMAN, Carlton H., Sr. 04 Feb 1922 01 May 1974 Virginia SFC U. S. Army WW II Korea Vietnam; s/o Effie Ellen Newman
BEAMER, Larry Feb 1946 Aug 1946 FHM
BROCK, Matthew 24 Sep 1927 15 Jul 2004
BROWN, Josephine W. [25 Aug] 1931 [10 Apr] 2011 FHM; d/o Ellis White & Edna Gilliam; w/o Wayne William Brown
JENNINGS, Sherry Lea [08 Sep] 1956 [30 Mar] 2011 FHM; d/o Wayne William Brown & Josephine White
BROWN, Wayne William, Sr. 27 Nov 1935 14 Dec 2004 A1C U. S. Air Force; s/o Reaves Carlie Brown & Lola Inez Carter
BROWN, Robert C., Sr. 19 Feb 1917 13 Feb 1993
BRYAN, Robert S. 05 Jul 1968 03 Jul 1992
BROWN, Michael R., Sr. 09 May 1954 14 Mar 2005 Michael Ray; s/o Mary Brown
BROWN, Edward Reaves 20 Jan 1925 12 Apr 1996 STMI U. S. Navy WW II; s/o Reaves Carlie Brown & Lola Inez Carter
REEVES, Franklin Gray 10 Jun 1955 07 Oct 1988 U. S. Air Force; s/o John E. Reeves & Myrtle Brown
BROWN, Reaves C. [10 Jun] 1901 [08 Aug] 1974 Shared stone with next; Reaves Carlie; s/o Isaac Brown & Renee Robinson
BROWN, Lola I. [08 Jan] 1901 [Dec] 1968 Lola Inez; d/o William M. Carter & Cynthia Alice Newman; w/o Reaves Carlie Brown
EARLY, Victoria A. 08 Mar 1897 11 Apr 1971 Victoria Allen; d/o William M. Carter & Cynthia Alice Newman; w/o Foye Early
Unknown 2 Unmarked
CARTER, Cynthia Alice 1867 1904 d/o Moses Newman & Susan Pearman; w/o William M. Carter
CARTER, William M. Aug 1857 26 May 1947 s/o Martha Carter
CARTER, Fannie Carol 1861 1931 FHM; w/o William M. Carter
Unknown Unmarked
CARTER, Samuel Garland 1904 1963 s/o William M Carter & Cynthia Alice Newman
MILLER, James 1930 1949 FHM
CLARK, Maggie A. 1897 1962 Shared stone with next; Maggie Annie; d/o William M. Carter & Cynthia Alice Newman; w/o James Frank Clark
CLARK, James F. 1896 1955 PFC 320 Service Bn. QM WW I; James Frank; s/o Jacob Clark & Minerva Hale
JEFFERSON, Baby Boy 1943 s/o George Lain Jefferson & Verleen Minerva Clark
CLARK, Jacob 1862 Apr 1934 s/o Martha Clark
CLARK, Minerva Hale Martin 1868 07 Dec 1927 d/o Isom & Harriett Hale; w/o Jacob Clark
HASH, Ricky [09 Feb] 1955 [26 Jan] 2010 FHM; Ricky Allen; s/o Charles Blaine Hash & Virginia E. Robinson
HASH, Prince E. [02 Oct] 1939 [10 Nov] 2005 FHM; s/o Charles Blaine Hash & Virginia E. Robinson
HASH, Blaine [29 Apr] 1918 30 May] 2005 FHM; Charles Blaine; s/o Charlie Younger Hash & Jennie Geneva McMillian
HASH, Virginia R. [12 Jul] 1921 [31 Aug] 2003 FHM; Virginia E.; d/o James Robinson & Sallie Goins; w/o Charles Blaine Hash
HASH, Jack & Jill 1953
CARTER, Joseph L. 1966 Shared stone with next two;
CARTER, Thelma R. 1938 Thelma Rose; d/o Paul Weldon Hash & Piney Robinson; w/o Joseph Louis Carter
CARTER, Joseph Louis 11 Jul 1936 01 Oct 1991 HM1 U. S. Navy Vietnam; s/o James E. Carter & Fannie Price
TOLLIVER, Eugene E. 23 Feb 1913 22 Oct 1981
WILLIAMS, Johnie J. 25 Dec 1928 Shared stone with next; Johnie James
WILLIAMS, Elsie I. 11 Dec 1928 16 Feb 2009 Elsie Isabelle; d/o Harvey James Phipps & Effie Ellen Newman; w/o Johnie James Williams
ROBERTSON, Kathy W. 27 Aug 1956 27 Nov 1994 Kathy Marie; d/o Johnie James Williams & Elsie Isabelle Phipps; w/o Berl Ray Robertson
WILLIAMS, Michael J. 06 Nov 1951 10 Oct 1974 Sgt. U. S. Air Force Vietnam; Michael James; s/o Johnie James Williams & Elsie Isabelle Phipps
HASH, Charles F. 31 Jan 1953 18 Jul 1977
EARLY, Minerva I. 12 Feb 1918 18 Nov 1985 Minerva Inez; d/o Sallie Newman; w/o Matthew Early
PARSON, Mable Sue 30 Aug 1939 08 Apr 1991
BEAMER, Richard L. 10 Jun 1928 09 Aug 2010 Richard Lee; s/o Fred Douglas Beamer & Mary Jane Brown
BEAMER, Mary Jane 05 Jul 1910 18 Mar 1997 d/o Reeves & Lelia Brown; w/o Fred Douglas Beamer
BEAMER, Fred D. Aug 28 1900 Nov 16 1982 Fred Douglas; s/o Hezekiah Beamer & Dillsie Brown
BEAMER, James F. 18 Jun 1940 23 Aug 1991 James Foyster
BROWN, Evelyn May 28 May 1932 01 Feb 1970
KYLE, Betty Ruth Carter [15 Apr] 1935 [05 Oct] 2007 FHM; d/o Charlie Carter & Massie Edwards; w/o Sam Kyle
KYLE, Sam [13 Jun] 1929 [21 Nov] 2011 FHM; s/o Clyde Kyle & Vetra Brown
HASH, Etta Carter 28 Feb 1907 [Mar] 1980 d/o William Carter & Annie Newman; w/o William Moses Hash
TOLLIVER, Edna V. 07 Apr 1911 17 Dec 1991
MARTIN, Waymon 07 Aug 1945 21 Dec 1983 SP5 U. S. Army WW II Korea Vietnam; s/o Waymon, Sr. & Virginia Martin
MAXWELL, Herbert R. [20 Mar] 1941 [27 Feb] 2003 Herbert Robert; s/o Raymond Bryant Maxwell & Elizabeth G. Hash
MAXWELL, Verona D. 23 Jul 1953 16 Sep 1984 Verona Diane; d/o Raymond Bryant Maxwell & Elizabeth G. Hash
MAXWELL, Raymond B. 1914 [01 Jan] 1981 Shared stone with next; Raymond Bryant; s/o Lionel Maxwell & Valley Spicer
MAXWELL, Elizabeth G. [28 Jul] 1911 [16 Nov] 1996 d/o Charlie Younger Hash & Jennie Geneva McMillan; w/o Raymond Bryant Maxwell
TAYLOR, Annie Mae 1933 1962 FHM; d/o Willie Walter Saunders & Mourning Blair; w/o Robert Oscoe Taylor
TAYLOR, Infant boy & girl 1970 FHM; c/o Robert Oscoe Taylor & Annie Mae Saunders