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Laurel Springs Cemetery

Marion, Smyth County, Virginia

Surveyed By: Renie Hoover Helton
Date of Survey: Not noted
Number of Graves Identified: 144
Date of Earliest Identified grave: 1890

Laurel Springs Cemetery, Smyth County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Adams, Joseph Lee Jan. 12, 1966 Mar. 6, 1966  
Alley, Betty Jo Dec. 8, 1931 Oct. 17, 1936  
Barnes, Manly Estill Apr. 10, 1886 July 6, 1956  
Barnes, James Earl Sep. 28, 1919 Dec. 20, 1956  
Blevins, Shubiel Apr. 4, 1844 Nov. 7, 1913 Civil War Veteran; h/o Ada Thompson
Blevins, Sahde   Jun. 12, 1917 s/o Andy Blevins & Charity Wyatt
Brooks, James Carmel 1914 1918 s/o R. C. Brooks & Lillian H. Goodman
Brooks, Alice Frances May 23, 1918 Oct. 10, 1975  
Brooks, Rufus Carmel Aug. 31, 1879 Jun. 10, 1940  
Brooks, James Carmel 1846 1914 s/o Wm. Brooks & Jennie Bolling
Brooks, Sarah B. 1845 1922  
Burkett, Thomas Gault Jun. 6, 1911 Sep. 17., 1973  
Burkett, Jessie Phillip Mar. 23, 1951 Mar. 25, 1951  
Burkett, Nettie Jane Jun. 4, 1887 Nov. 17, 1965  
Burkett, John Sep. 10, 1831 July 13, 1917  
Callihan, S. J. Oct. 22, 1940 Dec. 21, 1940  
Callihan, Jake F. Feb. 1867 Feb. 1939  
Callihan, Delia Alice Mar. 28, 1890 Oct. 16, 1967  
Callihan, Cora Elvira Feb. 8, 1890 Sep. 9, 1964  
Callihan, Sallie Elizabeth July 12, 1904 May 3, 1952  
Comer, Jacob L. Jan. 12, 187_ Jan. 26, 1958  
Comer, Eliza Belle 1881 1955  
Cornett, Annie L. Apr. 3, 1875 Jan. 1, 1936  
Cornett, Carl C. Dec. 11, 1880 Jun. 15, 1967  
Dean, Charlotte Mar. 31, 1929 July 16, 1929  
Dean, Elizabeth Aug. 21, 1927 Dec. 7, 1940  
Dean, Julie Overbay Nov. 16, 1885 May 21, 1960  
Dean, Cloyd Byers Nov. 20, 1880 Oct. 16, 1975  
Dean, Child Sep. 19, 1908 Jan. 8, 1914 s/o J. M. Dean & Jennie Shinall
Daniel, Ollavene 1869 1948  
Daniel, John W. 1867 1948  
Daniel, Jones F. Feb. 10, 1841    
Daniel, Polly A. Dec. 23, 1845 Jan. 7, 1911  
DeBord, Naomi Aug. 2, 1812 Aug. 2, 1890  
DeBoard, George Feb. 16, 1815 Jan. 13, 1893  
Delp, Brucie G. Sep. 14, 1886 July 7, 1912  
Ernest, James W. Aug. 29, 1892 Dec. 18, 1963  
Ernest, Nannie A. Feb. 2, 1898    
Ernest, D. B. Mar. 10, 1866 Feb. 5, 1918  
Farrington, Carl Jeffery Jan. 31, 1958 Jan. 31, 1958  
Fowler, Mack Collivard Apr. 23, 188_ Nov. 25, 1969  
Fowler, Agnes Anderson Aug. 13, 1896    
Gamble, Cyrus Carter Sep. 7, 1915 Mar. 10, 1966 World War II
Gollehon, Hugh C. Nov. 14, 1914 Jan. 29, 1915 s/o Hugh & Cora Gollehon
Goodman, Thomas May 10, 1909 Feb. 24, 1976  
Goodman, Mary Alice Bean 1861 1927  
Goodman, Daniel Thomas 1855 1942  
Goodman, J. Robert Nov. 6, 1890 July 21, 1905  
Goodman, Ollie Vernon Jun. 16, 1889 Oct. 3, 1961  
Goodman, James Calvin May 22, 1881 Jun. 17, 1970  
Goodman, William Franklin Mar. 12, 1901 Mar. 8, 1974  
Goodman, Myrtle Irene Dean Apr. 19, 1908 Mar. 23, 1973  
Hall, Eli   Sep. 20, 1919  
Hall, Laura      
Heffinger, Ida M. Jun. 19, 1899 Jun. 26, 1922  
Heffinger, Maggie July 22, 1870 Jun. 13, 1900  
Heffinger, George W. Mar. 20, 1845 Oct. 18, 1911  
Heffinger, J. T. July 21, 1875 Apr. 29, 1921  
Heffinger, John H. 1870 1946  
Heffinger, George Washington 1886 1941  
Heffinger, Sallie Delp May 2, 1892 Aug. 26, 1977 w/o G. W. Heffinger
Heffinger, William H. Nov. 19, 1932 Dec. 14, 1934  
Heffinger, Betty G. Nov. 19, 1932 Dec. 14, 1934  
Heffinger, George Washington Feb. 8, 1925 Nov. 3, 1958  
Heffinger, M. Mae Anderson Dec. 19, 1887 Nov. 2, 1952  
Heffinger, Rosie Oct. 16, 1883 Jun. 8, 1963  
Heffinger, Ida Mae Fisher Jan. 15, 1882 Apr. 22, 1958  
Hopkins, Dora E. Feb. 16, 1881 Nov. 12, 1943  
Hopkins, George Anderson Feb. 11, 1880 May 18, 1957  
Hopkins, James B. Oct. 10, 1905 Jun. 10, 1912 s/o G. A. & D. E. Hopkins
Inscore, Bradley Bess Oct. 8, 1915 July 13, 1963  
Inscore, Robert Grayson Jun. 20, 1880 July 30, 1969  
Jackson, J. Leon Mar. 24, 1900 July 23, 1921  
Jones, E. Adams Sep. 11, 1877 Apr. 28, 1935  
Jones, Miller 1876 Mar. 7, 1906  
Kesley, Kenneth E. Apr. 20, 1910 Feb. 1, 1949 World War II
Kesley, James P. 1870 1959  
Kesley, Missouri 1869 1931  
Kesley, Mary G. Apr. 18, 1890 Nov. 27, 1900  
Lane, Hazel H. Jan. 1, 1912 1933  
Leonard, Infant Girl Nov. 15, 1952 Nov. 15, 1952  
Lovelace, Nannie F. Jan. 8, 1882 Oct. 23, 1960  
Lovelace, Thomas L. Jun. 1, 1881 1956  
Lowe, J. Albert Aug. 14, 1891 Nov. 9, 1958  
Lowe, Irene Inscore Oct. 10, 1905    
Lowe, Robert J. Feb. 8, 1922 May 3, 1943  
Martin, Belle Dean   Feb. 21, 1936  
Martin, Sarah Eunice Nov. 8, 1876 Sep. 6, 1922  
Mayo, Stephen J. Aug. 2, 1865 Jun 6, 1924  
Mayo, ______ July 5, 1870   w/o S. J. Mayo
McGrady, Lula Burchett July 7, 1893 Apr. 14, 1961  
Meek, Charles Stone Oct. 27, 1880 Mar. 3, 1951  
Meek, Ada Lowe Sep. 23, 1881 Jan. 26, 1963  
Meek, Joseph L. Jan. 16, 1882 Sep. 11, 1939  
Meek, John H. Nov. 28, 1920 Oct. 9, 1947  
Moore, George T. Jan. 27, 1885 July 8, 1964  
Moore, Gertude T. Apr. 23, 1901 Dec. 8, 1967  
Moore, Charles Robert Jan. 27, 1888 Nov. 18, 1962 World War I
Moore, Rubie N. 1911 1939  
Moore, John Joseph Feb. 27, 1896 Aug. 13, 1910  
Moore, Marion Clint Jun. 9, 1913 Jun. 6, 1917 s/o G. R. & G. W. Moore
Moore, Levi M. 1856 1943  
Moore, Mattie A. 1864 1937 w/o L. M. Moore
Overbay, Jimmy Boyd 1946 1946  
Russell, Jones H. Jun. 13, 1914 Sep. 7, 1954  
Russell, Leslie L. Mar. 26, 1932 Aug. 1, 1953  
Shaw, Callie 1887 Jun. 29, 1907  
Sherwood, Sallie J Sep. 30, 1902    
Sherwood, Arthur S. Dec. 24, 1900 Apr. 29, 1936  
Slemp, Howard G. 1893    
Slemp, Edward M. Dec. 25, 1914 July 5, 1972  
Slemp, Emma Mae Tomlinson May 15, 1894 May 2, 1969  
Smith, ______ 1878 1938 w/o L. S. Smith
Speer, Clarence H.   Nov. 1, 1980 Aged 68.
Steele, Charles E. Apr. 8, 1893 July 14, 1948  
Steele, Melinda Dolly Belsher Nov. 28, 1895 Apr. 2, 1975  
Tarter, Bertha G. July 22, 1919 Sep. 10, 1920  
Testerman, P. Sue Jun. 20, 1947 July 9, 1947  
Tilson, Fedelia Jean Feb. 23, 1958 Nov. 6, 1970  
Umbarger, Chauncey E. Jan. 6, 1905 Nov. 1, 1953  
Umbarger, Infant Feb. 17, 1969 Feb. 17, 1969 d/o Everett & Brenda Umbarger
Umbarger, William S. 1839 1902  
Umbarger, America E. 1846 1921 w/o William S.
Umbarger, Carrie M. Jan. 13, 1877 Sep. 20, 1930  
Umbarger, Lydia Meek Jun. 2, 1879 Dec. 9, 1962  
Umbarger, George Crow Mar. 30, 1880 Nov. 28, 1944  
Vernon, Sarah E. 1865 1950  
Vernon, John T. 1856 1928  
Vernon, Betty B. Apr. 18, 1866 Oct. 29, 1953 w/o R. H. Vernon
Vernon, Robert H. Nov. 8, 1861 Jun. 13, 1942  
Vernon, Elizabeth Belle 1897 1981  
Vernon, Eliza R. Sep. 13, 1835 May 13, 1916 w/o Henry Vernon
Vernon, John H.   Jun. 5, 1928 Civil War Veteran
Wolfe, Infant Feb. 1907 Aug. 26, 1907  
Wolfe, Infant 1904 Feb. 29, 1907[sic]  
Wolfe, Charles Rex 1925 1980  
Wolfe, G. W. 19009 1975  
Wolfe, Jacob Aug. 1, 1890 Aug. 24, 1899 s/o G. W. & L. Wolfe
Wolfe, Eugene D. Jun 4, 1898 Feb. 8, 1900  
Wolfe, Dora Delp Mar. 10, 1878 Jun. 9, 1936  
Wolfe, Cecil William, Sr. Feb. 3, 1879 Sep. 9, 1967  
Wolfe, Infant   Nov. 12, 1917 c/o ____ Wolfe & Jennie Paris
Worrell, Edward Paul May 1_, 1911 Sep. 11, 1962 World War II
Wyatt, Andrew Mathew Sep. 3, 1864 Jun. 23, 1915 s/o Andrew Wyatt & Naomi Jones