Bolen Cemetery

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Bolen Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Sulphur Springs District

Location: Coon Ridge Community

Directions: On the north side of Rt. 705 (Coon Ridge Road), .0.6 miles from Highway 52 (Poplar Camp Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.787450 W 080.782910

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 27 Aug 2012; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced and in excellent condition.

Bolen Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
SHUMATE, Abbie E. Hicks 06 Feb 1872 02 Dec 1950 Abigail Elizabeth; d/o John Jackson Hicks & Abigail Howlett; w/o Frank James Shumate
SHUMATE, Peggy Ann 14 Sep 1939 14 Dec 1939 d/o John James Shumate & Abigail Elizabeth Shumate
SHUMATE, John James 25 Jan 1910 01 Jan 1976 S1 U. S. Navy WW II; Shared stone with next; s/o Frank James Shumate & Abigail Elizabeth Hicks
SHUMATE, Ila Mae G. 16 Nov 1909 28 Dec 2009 d/o Adam Goad & Sarah Dove Nester; w/o John James Shumate
SHUMATE, Hazel 04 Jun 1906 23 Nov 1993 d/o Frank James Shumate & Abigail Elizabeth Hicks
Row 2
BARRETTE, Infant 09 Apr 1937 s/o Claude Barrette& Launa Nettie Walker
Row 3
BOLEN, Loyd P. 20 Oct 1908 02 Nov 1911 Loyd Porterfield; s/o Churchill Lafayette Bolen & Nancy Louisa Allen
BOLEN, Churchill L. 11 Nov 1873 08 Nov 1938 Shared stone with next; Churchill Lafayette; s/o Isaac Andrew Jackson Bolen & Mary Elizabeth Edwards
BOLEN, Nancy L. A. 19 Dec 1876 18 Oct 1963 Nancy Louisa; d/o Victor Allen & Abigail Bowman; w/o Churchill Lafayette Bolen
ALLEN, Victor 19 May 1854 06 Apr 1948 s/o Jeremiah Allen & Nancy Combs
ALLEN, Wilbern S. 29 Dec 1891 08 Dec 1951 Wilbern Sidna; s/o Victor Allen & Abigail Bowman
Row 4
BOLEN, Nannie Arlene 03 May 1946 21 Dec 1985 d/o Arby Jefferson Bolen & Ella Nora Woods
BOLEN, Arby J. 01 Nov 1906 17 Mar 1972 Arby Jefferson; s/o Churchill Lafayette Bolen & Nancy Louisa Allen
WOODEL, Nayden Bolen 25 Mar 1941 04 Oct 1995 Shared stone with next; Winifred Nayden; d/o Arby Jefferson Bolen & Ella Nora Woods; w/o Wallace Eugene Woodel
WOODEL, Eugene 16 Sep 1940 12 Jan 2000 PFC U. S. Army; Wallace Eugene; s/o Luther Dock Woodel & Gracie Mae Jones