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Grosses Creek Baptist Church Cemetery

Grosses Creek, Chilhowie, Smyth County, Virginia

Survey by: Renie Hoover Helton
Date of Survey: June 1, 1988
Number of graves recorded: 159
Date of earliest burial:1913

Grosses Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Smyth County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Anderson, America C. Jan. 7, 1846 July 17, 1913  
Anderson, Grover Cleveland July 2, 1924 Feb. 15, 1971 s/o Elijah Anderson & Leslie Cornett
Ball, Arthur J. May 22, 1903 May 7, 1978 s/o Albert Ball & Polly Ann McCready
Barlow, Vance Monroe Apr. 19, 1911 Jun 6, 1968 s/o Leon Barlow & Ida B. Rouse
Barlow, Ida Belle Rouse Jan. 22, 1886 Dec. 8, 1977 d/o James W. Rouse & Harriet Overholser
Blankenbeckler, Sharon Ann Oct. 15, 1956 Nov. 16, 1962 d/o R. H. & E. H. Blankenbeckler
Blankenbeckler, Andrew Rush Dec. 28, 1893 Nov. 16, 1962 s/o Will Blankenbeckler & Eunice McClure
Blankenbeckler, Sallie S. Sep. 30, 1895 Apr. 9, 1979  
Blevins, William Franklin Feb. 29, 1908 Mar. 9, 1977 s/o Emmanuel Blevins & Allie Stamper
Blevins, Charles Monroe   July 23, 1970  
Blevins, Maude Elizabeth Graham Oct. 2, 1886 July 28, 1952  
Blevins, William Lundy Jun 23, 1869 Apr. 9, 1958 s/o H. & Nancy Blevins
Blevins, N. Courtney Apr. 28, 1901 Sep. 28, 1981  
Blevins, Charles Alden Mar. 15, 1911 Jun. 16, 1977 s/o S. E. Blevins & Della Pennington
Blevins, Blanche O. 1913 1973  
Blevins, Marvin Lee Aug. 13, 1919 Jan. 10, 1977  
Blevins, O'Dell Ferguson Aug. 7, 1921 Jun. 29, 1983  
Blevins, Eli Leftridge May 24, 1892 July 20, 1976 s/o Johnson Blevins & Mary Stuart
Blevins, Smith R. July 1, 1920 Jun. 16, 1972  
Blevins, Emmanuel H. 1882 1946  
Blevins, Allie 182 1960  
Blevins, Dean M. Nov. 17, 1912 May 7, 1978 World War II
Blevins, Chester Eli Apr. 12, 1885 Apr. 13, 1967  
Blevins, Elzinia Sep. 29, 1889 Apr. 26, 1973  
Blevins, Victor L. 1889 1970  
Blevins, Sarah L. 1889 1970  
Blevins, Rev. Ambrose A. May 4, 1872 Feb. 8, 1957  
Blevins, Theodocia P. Nov. 20, 1892 Apr. 28, 1977  
Bowman, Harrison Oct. 6, 1921 Jan. 30, 1979  
Brewer, Ambers Paul Jun 10, 1910 Apr. 12, 1982 World War II
Brewer, John T. Oct. 13, 1877 Feb. 9, 1972  
Brewer, Dora E. Jun 1, 1885 Aug. 17, 1974  
Brewer, Sanders C. 1914 1971  
Brewer, Nannie M. Oct. 6, 1888 Aug. 27, 1965  
Brewer, James Elwood Mar. 21, 1929 Aug. 11, 1974 s/o Rush Brewer & Dora Blevins
Brewer, Rush Y. Sep. 9, 1898 Feb. 3, 1958  
Brewer, Dora Evelyn Blevins Sep. 21, 1904 May 29, 1978 d/o Major & Leona Blevins
Campbell, Susie Arlena Pennington   Feb. 3, 1977 Age 69 years
Campbell, Melvin Ralph July 22, 1917 Sep. 9, 1985  
Campbell, Johnny W. Aug. 21, 1954 Mar. 9, 1985  
Combs, Lee A. July 30, 1897 Oct. 5, 1981  
Combs, Fannie B. Nov. 8, 1899 July 11, 1979  
Craft, Melinda Sue May 1965 May 1965  
Dolinger, James C. Sep. 6, 1912 Aug. 15, 1972  
Dolinger, Clara G. Aug. 10, 1916    
Dolinger, Charles Howard May 5, 1921 Oct. 29, 1978 s/o John Dolinger & Callie Powers
Dolinger, Robert Fred Nov. 5, 1902 Apr. 28, 1966  
Dolinger, Clyde Blevins Mar. 10, 1913 Feb 3, 1981  
Dolinger, John R. Aug. 5, 1894 Feb. 10, 1965  
Dolinger, Callie Powers Apr. 30, 1896 Jun. 18, 1975 d/o Phillip Powers & Elizabeth Walton
Dolinger, Ella Hughes Dec. 26, 1901 Mar. 27, 1960  
Dolinger, Jessie Robert Mar. 27, 1877 Oct. 18, 1961 s/o Franklin Dolinger & Elizabeth Cook
Dollinger, Minnie J. Apr. 9, 1903 Dec. 12, 1965  
Dollinger, McKinley Aug. 19, 1897 Jan. 2, 1959  
Dollinger, Delmar R. 1922 1937  
Dowell, Caroline I. Oct. 4, 1954 Mar. 7, 1957  
Eller, James G. "Gar" Apr. 13, 1895 Dec. 7, 1983  
Fields, Linda Erlene Apr. 22, 1958 Apr. 26, 1958 d/o S. C. Fields & W. M. Martin
Fields, Rosa Darlene Dec. 21, 1955 Jun. 12, 1971 d/o S. C Fields. & W. M. Martin
Greer, Grace A. 1906 1985  
Greer, Lemuel W. 1904 1984  
Greer, Edward 1870 1959  
Greer, Lillie B. 1880 1959  
Greer, Charles V. Jun 19 1891 Dec. 30, 1967 World War I
Gwin, Leo Sep. 9, 1900 Nov. 24, 1967 s/o Allen Gwin & Mary Wise
Haga, Everetee E. Aug. 7, 1916 Jun. 24, 1983  
Haga, James J. Feb. 23, 1892 Dec. 15, 1975 s/o T. L. Haga & H. Pennington
Haga, Laura P. May 11, 1894 Sep. 8, 1963  
Hash, Buford L. 1914 1979  
Hopkins, Charles S. 1885 1967  
Hutton, Alice B. Nov. 29, 1905 Feb. 23, 1985  
Johnson, William M. Jun 1, 1954 Jun 9, 1954  
Johnson, William B. Mar. 16, 1926 Dec. 15, 1973  
Johnson, Robert C. Apr. 12, 1899 Nov. 17, 1981  
Johnson, Nellie M. Dolinger Mar. 13, 1901 Jun 1, 1978 d/o William Dolinger & Cecelia Edmonds
Kilby, Tracy Howard Sep. 21, 1909 July 1, 1983  
King, Susan Geneva Hamm 1909 1972  
Little, William H. Oct. 3, 1907 Jun. 8, 1980  
Mann, Olin James 1907 1986  
Martin, James Andrew   Jan. 17, 1953 Aged 79 years
Martin, James Frank Mar. 26, 1893 Sep. 3, 1978 s/o M. P. Martin & Amanda Overbay
Martin, Wayne D. 1954 1975  
Martin, Susan Renee Feb. 12, 1969 July 2, 1969  
Martin, James W. Dec. 24, 1907 Aug. 15, 1977  
Martin, Charlie O'Neil July 7, 1940 Jun 24, 19__  
Martin, Leroy Oct. 23, 1895 Apr. 14, 1958 s/o M. Preston Martin & Amanda Overbay
Martin, Amanda Jane Overbay Sep. 18, 1872 Oct. 27, 1939  
Martin, Miles Preston Dec. 22, 1863 Aug. 8, 1940  
Martin, John Henry Sep. 15, 1910 Mar. 7, 1977  
Martin, Rev. Gus H. May 14, 1899 Jun. 29, 1963 s/o Miles Preston Martin & Amanda Overbay
Martin, William I. 1877    
Martin, Clara B. 1883 1964  
Martin, James T. 1895 1966  
Martin, Harold May 7, 1922 Nov. 22, 1954  
Martin, Levi C. Dec. 25, 1882 Aug. 20, 1947  
Martin, Birtie M. May 2, 1884 Feb. 26, 1964  
Martin, Howard B. Aug. 21, 1910 Sep. 27, 1937  
Mitchell, Emma Coleman Sep. 14, 1898 Sep. 21, 1972  
Morefield, Jesse W. July 22, 1914 Sep. 4, 1981  
Osborne, Grover B. 1887 1977  
Osborne, Laura Little 1894 1973  
Osborne, Susan H. 1915 1970 w/o Howard L. Osborne
Overbay, Robert Darrell Jun 8, 1907 Oct. 12, 1973 h/o Beulah V. Hamm
Overbay, Laura Blevins   Jan. 5, 1976 aged 79 years
Owen, Kevin Lee Nov. 21, 1973 Nov. 21, 1973  
Owen Steven Lee Nov. 21, 1973 Nov. 21, 1973  
Pennington, Martha Victoria   Aug. 31, 1968 aged 93 years
Pennington, Staley A. May 19, 1911 Mar. 24, 1979  
Pennington, Ola E. T. Oct. 7, 1918 1986  
Pennington, Jimmy Dale Aug. 23, 1950 Aug. 26, 1973  
Poe, Charlie Dec. 5, 1897 Dec. 13, 1957  
Poe, Vita A. Brewer Mar. 25, 1907 Apr. 19, 1977 d/o John Brewer & Dora Blevins
Powers, Scottie Ryan Mar. 13, 1975 Dec. 14, 1976 s/o D. N. Powers & Pat Boyles
Powers, Tracy Lynn Apr. 1, 1971 Feb. 17, 1973  
Powers, Marion Marshall May 22, 1907 July 30, 1979 World War II
Powers, Arthur R. Apr. 15, 1903 Mar. 27, 1979  
Powers, Joseph Fred Nov. 18, 1894 Feb. 9, 1979 s/o Thomas J. Powers & Cordelia Blevins
Powers, Carl D., Sr. Aug. 13, 1902 Apr. 22, 1982  
Price, Charles W. 1882 1964  
Price, Dora 1895 1939  
Pruitt, Adam W. Nov. 17, 1891 Jun. 28, 1978 s/o Harrison Pruitt & Amanda Blevins
Pruitt, Dora B. Nov. 23, 1894 Jan. 6, 1986  
Robinson, William Larry Sep. 5, 1948 Mar. 17, 1966 s/o Oscar P. Robinson & Zella Widener
Robinson, Oscar Paul Feb. 11, 1916 July 7, 1971  
Robinson, Zella Annabelle Widener Sep. 6, 1924 Dec. 8, 1971 d/o C. Y. Widener
Rosenbaum, Mary Haga Mar. 8, 1921 Jun 5, 1961 d/o James Haga & Laura Poe
Rouse, James Wade Aug. 2, 1902    
Rouse, Maggie Denny Jan. 25, 1907 Sep. 6, 1976  
Schuler, James G. Oct. 11, 1881 Nov. 17, 1958  
Schuler, Mary E. Dolinger Mar. 24, 1890 Oct. 18, 1976 d/o William Dolinger
Sheets, Annie M. 1901 1986  
Sheets, Estel J. May 23, 1879 Aug. 15, 1962  
Sheets, Louisa J. May 26, 1882 July 31, 1961  
Shupe, Albert Y. 1893 1963  
Shupe, Martha O. 1892 1984  
Stamper, Mattie Virginia Barlow Mar. 30, 1907 Mar. 21, 1976 d/o Pegleg L. Barlow & Ida Belle Rouse
Stewart, Clarence P. 1907 1965  
Stewart, Lockie M. 1905 1984  
Taylor, Mamie Jane Sheets   Sep. 15, 1975 Aged 83 years
Teaters, Infant Feb. 9, 1970 Feb. 9, 1970  
Teaters, Cicero Everett Sep. 22, 1922 Jun. 30, 1975 s/.o W. R. & L. E. B. Teaters
Teaters, William Robert Mar. 17, 1881 Sep. 22, 1958  
Teaters, Lettie Elizabeth Baumgardner Feb. 19, 1887 Nov. 6, 1962  
Thompson, Clint W.   Sep. 30, 1978 Aged 83 years
Thompson, Evelyn Ola Sep. 3, 1908 Aug. 28, 1985  
Thompson, Aver Sep. 3, 1896  
Troxell, Robert Lee Jan. 12, 1916 May 22, 1979 World War II
Warren, Marvin Ivan Sep. 17, 1918 Feb. 9, 1980 World War II
Warren, Effie P. 1921   Wife of Marvin I. Warren
Widner, Bobby Fred, Jr. Sep. 20, 1964 Feb. 12, 1965  
Widner, Ernest Lee May 4, 1926 Dec. 11, 1982  
Widner, Charley 1901 1980  
Widner, Bertha T. 1905   w/o Charley Widner
Widner, Jesse B. 1919 1985  
Widner, Margaret M. 1925   w/o Jesse B. Widner
Widner, Abram W. Feb. 27, 19133 July 11, 1969  
Widner, Frances B. Aug. 9, 1919    
Williams, Warren Conley May 29, 1941 Aug. 13, 1969 s/o Leonard & Bessie Williams
Williams, Willard B. July 25, 1904 Feb 11, 1977 s/o J. Bill Williams & J. Smith