Forest Oak / Henderson Farmer Cemetery

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Forest Oak/Henderson Farmer Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Pipers Gap District

Location: Woodlawn Community

Directions: Located on a hillside, on the east side of Rt. 620 (Forest Oak Road), 1.9 miles from Highway 58 (Carrollton Pike). The cemetery is at the end of a private driveway and is not visible from the road.

GPS Coordinates: N 36.69434 W 080.81106

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; May 2006, Updated 07 Apr 2010; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: This was originally the Henderson Farmer Family Cemetery, but it is now maintained by the Forest Oak Christian Church. The cemetery is well fenced and in excellent condition. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone.

Forest Oak/Henderson Farmer Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WILLIAMS, James Carlon 15 Sep 1936 15 Sep 1936 s/o Richard Palmer Williams & Verna Elizabeth Easter
WILLIAMS, R. Palmer [27 Oct] 1908 [19 Jul] 1961 Shared stone with next; Richard Palmer; s/o Nathaniel Brewster Williams & Mereatha Ann Edwards
WILLIAMS, Verna E. [26 Feb] 1916 [14 May] 1996 Verna Elizabeth; d/o Jesse Michael Easter & Rozenia “Rosa” Burcham; w/o Richard Palmer Williams
Row 2
MITCHELL, James W. 12 Jul 1861 14 Dec 1931 James William; s/o Charles A. & Nancy Jane Mitchell; h/o Sarah Ellen Edwards
WILLIAMS, Omer R. 23 Jun 1907 14 Feb 1978 Omer Ray; s/o Nathaniel Brewster Williams & Mereatha Ann Edwards; h/o Virginia Mabel Brown
WILLIAMS, “Bruce” 22 Sep 1871 07 Feb 1968 Nathaniel Brewster; s/o Henry H. Williams & Gilley Ann Farmer
WILLIAMS, Mereatha A. 07 Jan 1868 06 Jun 1934 Mereatha Ann; d/o James W. Edwards & Candice Edwards; w/o Nathaniel Brewster Williams
WILLIAMS, V. Mae S. 15 Apr 1914 19 Jun 1984 Verna Mae Smithers; w/o Donald Rufus Williams
WILLIAMS, Donald R. 31 Jul 1905 25 Apr 1984 Shared stone with next; Donald Rufus; s/o Nathaniel Brewster Williams & Mereatha Ann Edwards
WILLIAMS, Ethel H. 26 May 1912 07 Apr 1957 Ethel Helena; d/o Lloyd M. Hanks & Edna Calloway; w/o Donald Rufus Williams
BEDSAUL, Nannie 22 May 1906 [09 Jan 2006] Shared stone with next; Nannie A.; d/o John Floyd Lundy & Laura Walker; w/o John Curtis Bedsaul
BEDSAUL, John Curtis 29 Jul 1906 10 Jul 1980 s/o Emmett J. Bedsaul & Martha L. Stoneman
BEDSAUL, Martha L. 1875 1932 d/o Mark Stoneman & Louisa Ellen Ward; w/o Emmett J. Bedsaul
Row 3
LARROWE, Rhoda J. 08 Oct 1861 30 Jun 1946 d/o Henry & Jane Calfee; w/o Heath Larrowe
LARROWE, Mahala H. 09 Nov 1818 13 Feb 1883 w/o Joshua Larrowe
FARMER, Rhoda F. 17 Jan 1880 06 Jun 1880 d/o Joshua A. Farmer & Amelia Larrowe
FARMER, J. Eliot 29 Jul 1885 08 Aug 1886 Joshua Eliot; s/o Joshua A. Farmer & Amelia Larrowe
FARMER, M. Mahala 27 Jul 1887 17 Sep 1903 Mary Mahala; d/o Joshua A. Farmer & Amelia Larrowe
FARMER, Joshua A. 28 Dec 1855 01 Sep 1904 s/o Henderson Farmer & Franceney Sumner
FARMER, Amelia Larrowe 06 Aug 1855 31 Mar 1938 d/o Joshua & Mahala H. Larrowe; w/o Joshua A. Farmer
FARMER, Harvey Johnson 01 Jan 1883 14 Mar 1972 s/o Joshua A. Farmer & Amelia Larrowe
FARMER, Lula V, 03 Oct 1885 15 Mar 1984 d/o Thomas H. Lampkin & Amanda Schuyler; w/o Harvey Johnson Farmer
FARMER, Mabel Faith 18 Mar 1907 25 May 1992 d/o Harvey Johnson Farmer & Lula V. Lampkin
Row 4
CALDWELL, Rosa Riggan 07 Jun 1906 22 Jul 1991 Rosa A.; d/o Robert Henderson Riggan & Victoria Jane Farmer
RIGGAN, Victoria 12 Jul 1870 09 Feb 1950 Victoria Jane; d/o Henderson Farmer &: Franceney Sumner; w/o Robert Henderson Riggan
SPENCER, Curtis Ray 11 Jan 1939 06 Jul 2006 s/o Lacy Spencer & Dovie Henderson; h/o Joan Farmer
MELTON, Thursey M. 28 Mar 1861 25 Mar 1924 Thursey Ann M.; d/o Henderson Farmer & Franceney Sumner; w/o Joseph W. Melton
FARMER, Henderson 04 Jun 1828 24 Dec 1906 s/o Charles & Margaret Farmer
FARMER, Franceney Sumner 20 Aug 1836 15 Oct 1880 d/o William Sumner & Catherine McClure; w/o Henderson Farmer
FARMER, Sarilda F. 26 Feb 1874 25 Mar 1878 d/o Henderson Farmer & Franceney (Sumner
FARMER, Vivian M. 22 Aug 1906 30 Aug 1936 U. S. Army Aviator; s/o Richard Curren Farmer & Rhoda I. Williams
SHARPE, Pearl G. 29 Jun 1903 30 Oct 1936 d/o Richard Curren Farmer & Rhoda I. Williams; w/o Lewis Ellis Sharpe
SHARPE, Lewis E. 20 Nov 1936 Virginia Pvt. 23 Inf. 2 Div; Lewis Ellis
FARMER, Rhoda I. 27 Apr 1875 22 Dec 1936 d/o Henry Williams & Gillie Ann Farmer; w/o Richard Curren Farmer
FARMER, Richard C. 24 Jun 1872 06 Feb 1962 Richard Curren; s/o Henderson Farmer & Franceney Sumner
SHARPE, L. E. “June” 29 Jun 1931 02 Feb 1944 Lewis Ellis; s/o Lewis Ellis Sharpe & Pearl G. Farmer
FARMER, Glenn R. [24 Aug] 1921 [23 Aug] 1971 PFC 381 Inv. 96 Inf. Div. WW II; Glenn Richard; s/o Clarence Harrison Farmer & Jenetta Florence Smith
FARMER, “Nettie” Smith 29 Jun 1899 07 Apr 1988 Shared stone with next; Jenetta Florence; d/o Benjamin Rush Smith & Margaret Elizabeth Haynes; w/o Clarence Harrison Farmer
FARMER, Clarence Harrison 30 Jan 1900 15 Feb 1979 s/o Richard Curren Farmer & Rhoda I. Williams
Row 5
HARRISON, Charles Edgar 22 Nov 1884 09 Jan 1950 Shared stone with next; s/o John C. & Martha Harrison
HARRISON, Sarah Jane 16 Jul 1884 22 Feb 1932 d/o Charles M. Farmer & Susan L. Ward; w/o Charles Edgar Harrison
HAWKS, May 1895 1916
FARMER, Nolie 1902 1918
FARMER, Son s/o Houston L Farmer & Dora B. Riggan
HARRISON, Infant c/o Charles Edgar Harrison & Sarah Jane Farmer
FARMER, Infant Son 1909 1909 s/o Charles M. Farmer & Susan L. Ward
FARMER, Houston L. 25 Mar 1882 26 Sep 1930 s/o Charles M Farmer & Susan L. Ward Farmer; h/o Dora B. Riggan
FARMER, Charles M. 22 Sep 1857 02 Sep 1937 Shared stone with next; s/o Henderson Farmer & Franceney Sumner
FARMER, Susan L. 30 Mar 1862 23 Jan 1940 d/o Marville Ward & Jane Cox; w/o Charles M. Farmer
FARMER, Charlie M, 28 Sep 1938 s/o Phillip Jefferson Farmer & Martha Elva Sumner
FARMER, Phillip J. 21 Nov 1890 23 Oct 1979 Shared stone with next; Phillip Jefferson; s/o Charles M. Farmer & Susan L. Ward
FARMER, Martha 04 Jul 1903 14 Jan 1995 Martha Elva; d/o Sarah Sumner; w/o Eddie Crotts & Phillip Jefferson Farmer
Row 6
CHAPPELL, “Joe” [12 May] 1894 [24 Aug] 1917 Joseph; s/o Jacob S. Chappell & Pheaby A. M. Combs
CHAPPELL, Jacob S. 1857 1923 s/o William & Lydia Chappell; h/o Emily Boyd & Pheaby A. M. Combs
FELTS, Pheaby M. Chappell 1867 1941 Pheaby A. M.; d/o Thomas & Adaline Combs; w/o Jacob S. Chappell & Emmett L Felts
WESTON, Oscar R. 30 Nov 1923 27 May 1997 Cox U. S. Navy WW II; d/o Vernon Western & Edna Evelyn Chappell
DOUGLAS, Lewis R. 03 Mar 1913 23 Jun 1968 Texas T Sgt. U. S. Air Force WW II & Korea; Lewis Russell
DOUGLAS, Edna Western 09 Jun 1903 04 Dec 1981 Edna Evelyn; d/o Jacob S Chappell & Pheaby M. Combs; w/o Vernon Western & Lewis Russell Douglas
BOYCE, Infant Son s/o Everett & Ethel Boyce
FARMER, Rudolph W., Sr. 21 Apr 1921 17 Dec 1979 Lt. Col. U. S. Air Force; Rudolph Warren; s/o Richard Curren Farmer & Rhoda I. Williams; h/o Mary Wilma Kanode & Wave Weaver
Row 7
FARMER, James Richard 06 Oct 1970 19 Jul 1995 s/o James K. Farmer & Fleeta Johnson
CARICO, Viola M. 10 Mar 1887 11 Sep 1915 d/o Alfred Carico & Catherine Farmer
SMITH, Bernard Elwood 22 Aug 1934 07 Jun 1937 s/o George Wilford Smith & Gracie Arlie Lowe
SMITH, Annie Ruth 10 Nov 1931 06 Oct 1951 d/o George Wilford Smith & Gracie Arlie Lowe
SMITH, G. Arlie L. 14 Jan 1903 18 Sep 1963 Shared stone with next; Gracie Arlie Lowe; d/o Willie Samuel Lowe & Charlotte Malinda Gordon Lowe; w/o George Wilford Smith
SMITH, George W. 18 Apr 1901 19 Jan 1981 George Wilford; s/o Benjamin Rush Smith & Margaret Elizabeth Haynes
Row 8
SMITH, Sterling W. 29 Aug 1892 25 Nov 1946 Sterling Wyatt; s/o Benjamin Rush Smith & Mary Ann Davis; h/o Dora Ellen Carico
SMITH, Roby Leroy 05 May 1922 23 Feb 1988 Cox U. S. Navy WW II; s/o Sterling Wyatt Smith & Dora Ellen Carico
HANKS, Billy Reed 1933 Shared stone with next; s/o Roy Feree Hanks & Linnie Pauline Farmer
HANKS, Beverly 1927
HANKS, Roy F. 14 May 1910 15 Dec 1991 Shared stone with next; Roy Feree; s/o Lloyd M. Hanks & Edna Calloway
HANKS, Linnie F. 15 Dec 1911 16 Apr 1982 Linnie Pauline Farmer; d/o Richard Curren Farmer & Rhoda I. Williams; w/o Roy Feree Hanks
HANKS, Wanda Mae 17 Nov 1931 06 Oct 1932
FARMER, Wave Weaver 13 Apr 1931 04 Feb 1976 d/o Winfield Weaver & Polly Goss; w/o Rudolph W. Farmer Sr.
McKENZIE, Barbara Jean Hanks 05 Sep 1936 17 May 2009 d/o Roy Feree Hanks & Linnie Pauline Farmer; w/o Charles Edwin McKenzie
Row 9
CARICO, Clyde 15 Feb 1928 01 Feb 1929 Clyde Howard; s/o Monroe Floyd Carico & Effie Matilda Smith
CARICO, Edna L. 31 Oct 1916 21 Mar 1933 d/o Monroe Floyd Carico & Effie Matilda Smith
CARICO, Monroe F. 26 May 1887 09 Jul 1967 Shared stone with next; Monroe Floyd; s/o James Jackson Carico & Luzetta Clementine Wall
CARICO, Effie Smith 04 Mar 1888 29 Jun 1970 Effie Matilda; d/o Benjamin Rush Smith & Mary Ann Davis; w/o Monroe Floyd Carico
COX, Junior E. 09 Jul 1929 06 Apr 1937 s/o Eubert E. Cox & Nina M. Carico
COX, Nina M. 22 Jul 1909 07 Apr 1937 d/o Monroe Floyd Carico & Effie Matilda Smith; w/o Eubert E. Cox
Row 10
SMITH, Samuel Creed 10 Jan 1925 10 Mar 1936 s/o Floyd Smith
CARICO, Herman Rudolph 01 Aug 1942 06 Aug 1946 s/o Paul Grady Carico & Nora Lee White
CARICO, Preticha Searice 11 Sep 1947
CARICO, Nora L. 04 Aug 1907 05 May 1972 Shared stone with next; Nora Lee; d/o John Walter White & Dora Hanks; w/o Paul Grady Carico
CARICO, Paul Grady 02 Oct 1907 14 Sep 1985 s/o Monroe Floyd Carico & Effie Matilda Smith
CARICO, Ella 07 Mar 1930 19 Oct 1992 Shared stone with next; Lou Ella; d/o James Lester Isom & Cynthia Isabelle Carr; w/o James Monroe Carico
CARICO, James Monroe 06 Aug 1920 02 Aug 2004 s/o Monroe Floyd Carico & Effie Matilda Smith