Bowman-Fariss-Martin Cemetery

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Bowman-Fariss-Martin Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Laurel Fork District

Location: Gladesboro Community

Directions: Beside Rt. 1130 (Alpine Crest Road) about 100 yards from Rt. 670 (Volunteer Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.665318 W 080.594951

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson, 14 April 2016; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced and in excellent condition. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone. There are more than 30 plain unmarked stones scattered throughout the cemetery.

Bowman-Fariss-Martin Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
SEMONES, Amanda [11 Nov 1858] [18 Aug] 1943 Amanda Laura; d/o Alexander Higgs & Elizabeth Jennings; w/o James Henry Heath Semones
PELLS, [PEELE] Sarah PEELE, Sarah Elizabeth; d/o James Henry Heath Semones & Amanda Laura Higgs; w/o William Luther Peele
HIGGS, Elizabeth [Aug 1841] [13 May 1913] d/o Edmond Jennings & Elizabeth Dalton; w/o Alexander Higgs
BARR, Nancy L. 11 Oct 1883 17 Nov 1968 Nancy Luda; d/o Andrew Jackson Barr & Ona Evaline Bowman
BARR, A. Jack 25 Sep 1852 20 Apr 1944 Shared stone with next; Andrew Jackson; s/o Abraham Barr & Lydia Coffman
BARR, Ona E. 14 Aug 1849 01 Mar 1892 Ona Evaline; d/o Nicolas Bowman & Eliza Harris; w/o Andrew Jackson Barr
BARR, David P. 09 Oct 1891 05 May 1969 David Preston; s/o Andrew Jackson Barr & Ona Evaline Bowman
DALTON, Emmit Franklin 01 Sep 1925 18 Jan 1994 Cpl. U. S. Marine Corps. WW II; s/o Henry Dalton & Sarah Rose
DALTON, Swanson C. 08 Apr 1894 15 Nov 1958 WW I; Swanson Clearn; s/o James Jefferson Dalton & Mary Jane Reynolds
Row 2
DALTON, Roxey 29 Jun 1889 06 Jul 1889 d/o James Jefferson Dalton & Mary Jane Reynolds
DALTON, Nettie Ethel 08 Nov 1901 06 Feb 1902 d/o James Jefferson Dalton & Mary Jane Reynolds
DALTON, Jonathan 04 Jun 1888 11 Sep 1888 s/o James Jefferson Dalton & Mary Jane Reynolds
GARDNER, Infant Nov 1906 s/o Marion Alexander Gardner & Susanna “Nannie” Dalton
DALTON, James Jefferson 11 Jan 1860 05 Apr 1936 Shared stone with next; s/o William Dalton & Sarah Jennings
DALTON, Mary Reynolds 29 Oct 1866 29 Jan 1946 Mary Jane; d/o Asa Barton Reynolds & Susanna Elizabeth Spence; w/o James Jefferson Dalton
DALTON, Johnnie Ray 18 Jun 1948 22 Aug 1948
DALTON, Jimmie Ray 18 Jun 1948 10 Sep 1948
Row 3
FARISS, Wm. J. 21 Mar 1839 16 Dec 1920 William Jackson; s/o John Anderson Fariss & Nancy Collier
FARISS, Julia A. 22 Jun 1845 19 Jun 1915 Julia Ann; d/o Amos Cox & Susan Slusher; w/o William Jackson Fariss
MARTIN, [Priscilla Jane] 08 Sep 1837 25 Jun 1859 Priscilla Jane; d/o James L. Thompson & Sarah Barnard; w/o Byram Martin; Mother of Sarah E. Martin; stone is broken and part with name is missing
SMITH, Elizabeth 19 Dec 1834 29 Jun 1903 d/o James Booker Martin & Irene June Bowman; w/o Peter Smith
SMITH, Peter 19 Feb 1817 16 Oct 1895 s/o Peter Smith & Martha Hancock
FARISS, Monroe 04 Oct 1867 05 Sep 1941 Marion Monroe; s/o William Jackson Fariss & Julia Ann Cox
Row 4
MARTIN, James 06 Oct 1803 12 Feb 1882 James Booker; s/o Giles Martin & Nancy Ann Ingram
MARTIN, Irene 25 May 1813 05 Feb 1857 Irene June; d/o Samuel Bowman & Elizabeth Harrell; w/o James Martin
MARTIN, Golihue 01 Sep 1838 11 Aug 1861 s/o James Booker Martin & Irene June Bowman
MARTIN, George W. 01 Nov 1853 22 Aug 1876 s/o James Booker Martin & Irene June Bowman
MARTIN, Floyd 11 Nov 1848 16 Jan 1938 Shared stone with next; s/o James Booker Martin & Irene June Bowman
MARTIN, Rhoda E. 21 Oct 1855 12 Feb 1903 Rhoda Earline; d/o William Richard Webb & Margaret Ann Hardy; w/o Floyd Martin
MARTIN, Infant d/o Floyd Martin & Rhonda Earline Webb
MARTIN, Robert L. 16 Jun 1877 12 Jan 1961 Shared stone with next; Robert Lee; s/o Floyd Martin & Rhoda Earline Webb
MARTIN, Minnie M. 28 Nov 1880 05 Sep 1971 Minnie Mahala; d/o Jonah Marshall & Hortense Ellen Reynolds; w/o Robert Lee Martin
MARTIN, Coy E. 04 Dec 1903 28 May 1991 Coy Eslie; s/o Robert Lee Martin & Minnie Mahala Marshall
MARTIN, Velvie D. 01 Jul 1904 17 Mar 1995 Velvie Dottie; d/o William Reed Quesinberry & Amanda Ellen Bolt; w/o Coy Eslie Martin
Row 5
BOWMAN, Robert 20 Jan 1758 18 Jul 1824 Lieut. Continental Line Rev. War
BOWMAN, Samuel [16 Dec 1789] 25 Jun 1861 Age 71 years 6 mos. 6 days; s/o Robert Bowman
BOWMAN, Elizabeth Harrell 1785 1868 D/o William Harrell & Frances East; w/o Samuel Bowman
BOWMAN, Oliver 1817 1879 Co. F 4 Va. Res. CSA; s/o Samuel Bowman & Elizabeth Harrell
Row 6
MARTIN, Lenville E. 18 Feb 1934 23 Nov 2012 Shared stone with next; Lenville Everett; s/o Everett Lenville Martin & Goldie Ann Quesinberry
MARTIN, Amy C. Willis 25 Sep 1932 18 Feb 2016 Amy Cassie; d/o John Willis & Nancy Belle Bowman; w/o Lenville Everett Martin
MARTIN, Alan Wayne 16 Feb 1964 12 Aug 1964 s/o Lenville Everett Martin & Amy Cassie Willis
Row 7
MARTIN, Everett L. 28 Oct 1900 17 Feb 1986 Shared stone with next; Everett Lenville; s/o Robert Lee Martin & Minnie Mahala Marshall
MARTIN, Goldie A. 05 Jul 1907 05 Mar 1979 Goldie Ann; d/o William Reed Quesinberry & Amanda Ellen Bolt; w/o Everett Lenville Martin
MARTIN, James Mahlon 21 Sep 1928 19 Dec 1994 Shared stone with next; SFC U. S. Army Korea; s/o Everett Lenville Martin & Goldie Ann Quesinberry
MARTIN, Mavis Pruitt 05 Jun 1931 Mavis Alene; d/o Raymond Clarence Pruitt & Lula Otilla Dickerson; w/o James Mahlon Martin