Fancy Gap Holiness Church Cemetery

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Fancy Gap Holiness Church Cemetery

Carroll County

Fancy Gap District

Location: Flower Gap Community

Directions: Beside Rt. 692 (Paul’s Creek Road), 2.2 miles from Rt. 691 (Flower Gap Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.62278 W 080.71529

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 09 Sep 2013; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is in excellent condition. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone.

Fancy Gap Holiness Church Cemetery, Carroll County
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
HAWKS, Herman L. 16 Oct 1925 23 Sep 2000 Shared stone with next; Herman Lee; s/o William Henry Paul Hawks & Mary Rozella Cagle
HAWKS, Wilma C. 31 Jan 1938 Delcie Wilma; d/o Virgil Howard Crotts & Ruth Irene Cagle
CROTTS, Robie Clifton 16 Aug 1932 24 Sep 1996 Shared stone with next; Cpl. U. S. Army Korea; s/o Virgil Howard Crotts & Ruth Irene Cagle
CROTTS. Margaret E. 07 Jun 1932 13 Nov 1995 Margaret Elizabeth; d/o Friel Hasten Edwards & Hester Bell Walters; w/o Robie Clifton Crotts
Row 2
EDWARDS, Justin Wade 16 Jun 1987 06 Mar 2009 s/o Wade Edwards & Gail Cagle
EDWARDS, James A. 25 Oct 1924 23 Dec 1987 Shared stone with next; James Anderson; s/o Friel Hasten Edwards & Hester Bell Walters
EDWARDS, Maxine W. 29 Mar 1930 04 Jun 2012 Althedar Maxine; d/o Emmett Woods & Elizabeth King; w/o James Anderson Edwards
SPROULE, Robert Wade 07 Dec 1995
Row 3
COMBS, Johnny 17 Oct 1930 31 May 2007 Shared stone with next; Cpl. U. S. Army Korea; s/o Noah Combs & Rachel Erausa Easter
COMBS, Geraldine 26 Aug 1933 nee Pike; w/o Johnny Combs
COMBS, Gregory Eugene 11 Mar 1967 19 Jun 1987 s/o Johnny Combs & Geraldine Pike
Row 4
SECHRIST, Silas 09 Feb 1888 29 Dec 1981 Shared stone with next; General Silas; s/o Louis Sechrist & Elizabeth Jane Sechrist
SECHRIST, Cora J. 10 Sep 1885 01 Jul 1972 d/o Van Edom Johnson & Mary Melissa Flinchum; w/o General Silas Sechrist
Row 5
BARNES, Raymond Curtis 17 Apr 1958 29 Apr 2012 Shared stone with next; Pvt. U. S. Marine Corps; s/o Turner Junior Moize Barnes & Sarah Marie Coleman
BARNES, Carolyn M. 30 Dec 1960 Carolyn Marie; d/o Jessie Lawrence Edwards & Dorothy Irene Hawks; w/o Raymond Curtis Barnes
EDWARDS, Jessie L. 13 Jun 1919 14 Jul 2001 Shared stone with next; Jessie Lawrence; s/o George S. Edwards & Frankie J. C. Hawks
EDWARDS, Dorothy I. 08 Jul 1922 15 Dec 2004 Dorothy Irene; d/o William Henry Paul Hawks & Mary Rozella Cagle; w/o Jessie Lawrence Edwards
EDWARDS, Berlin Paul 23 Jun 1959 18 Feb 1995 s/o Jessie Lawrence Edwards & Dorothy Irene Hawks
Row 6
JOHNSTON, Myrtle C. 12 May 1920 08 Mar 1996 Myrtle Lucille; d/o William H. Cagle & Ida Jane Payne
Row 7
Unknown Unmarked
SPENCER, Hobert Nelson 19 Oct 1924 03 Mar 1997 s/o George Washington Spencer & Ella C. Senter
Row 8
EDWARDS, William Otis 12 May 1922 26 Jan 1998 Shared stone with next; s/o Friel Hasten Edwards & Hester Bell Walters
EDWARDS, Emmy V. “Jenny” 15 Jan 1927 [25 Nov 2005] Emma Virginia; d/o Rufus Eddie Sechrest & Ella Mae Hiatt; w/o William Otis Edwards
Row 9
HAWKS, Jo Ann 18 Feb 1947 11 Apr 2008 d/o Elbridge Nester & Clara Bell Williams; w/o Haywood Hawks