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Rowland Creek Cemetery

Stoney Battery, Smyth County, Virginia

Survey by: Renie Hoover Helton
Date of Survey: October 11, 1992
Number of graves recorded: 77
Date of earliest burial:1887

Rowland Creek Cemetery, Smyth County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Blevins, Claude Grant 1899 1956  
Blevins, Laura B. 1903 1983  
Brown, Phoebe Jane 1959 1960  
Brown, Pressley Eugene 1887 1942  
Brown, Frances E. 1865 1946  
Brown, James E. 1864 1940  
Dempsey, David Dean Sep. 17, 1954 Nov. 4, 1978 s/o Lewis Dempsey & Mabel Widener
Dempsey, McClettis Boyd 1951 1968 s/o Lewis Dempsey & Mabel Widener
Dempsey, Edward H. Nov. 8, 1893 Aug. 22, 1926  
Dempsey, Charlie Gibson May 31, 1888 Dec. 18, 1965  
Dempsey, Myrtle Melvina Suit Sep. 13, 1889 Mar. 29, 1961 d/o R. L. Suit & Nancy Morton
Eller, Nancy Leona Jun 20, 1961 Jun. 20, 1961 d/o B. E. Eller & J. Tilson
Eller, Robert Lee, Jr., 1947 1947 s/o R. F. Eller & Thelma Sturgill
Gilley, Carroll Jackson Nov. 29, 1966 Jan. 22, 1967  
Hall, Child   Apr. 26, 1887 Age 4 years
Harrison, James   Sep. 16, 19__  
Hendrick, H.      
Jennings, John Calvin Dec. 3, 1942 Oct. 8, 1968 s/o Robert Jennings & M. Dempsey
Jennings, Charles Robert   July 10, 1977 aged 23 years
Jennings, William Robert Jun. 25, 1901 May 11, 1976 s/o Sam Jennings & Martha Cutshaw
Myers, James Harrison 1894 Nov. 16, 1952 s/o James B. Myers & Mary J. Williams
Owens, Infant Jun. 1948 Jun. 1948 d/o G. Owens
Owens, Jeanette Pauline Rowland Feb. 9, 1902 May 28, 1974 d/o W. B. & A. B. Rowland
Owens, Mary Alice July 24, 1956 Jun. 29, 1988  
Ownes, Jeanette R. 1923 1973  
Parks, Phoebe Jane Adams Brown May 18, 1895 Jan. 22, 1956 d/o W. Adams & Martha E. Church; w/o P. E. Brown.
Parsons, Rev. Avery William Feb. 12, 1918 Mar. 22, 1967 s/o Charles Parsons & Minnie Sheets
Parsons, Mabel G. Feb. 4, 19115 Jan. 16, 1971  
Parsons, Danny Ray Dec. 1955 Mar. 1956  
Parsons, Mabel G. Feb. 4, 1915 Jan. 16, 1971  
Pierce, Nancy L. Jennings July 10, 1950 July 9, 1977 d/o Wm. Robert Jennings & M. Dempsey
Quesenberry, Cyril P. July 22, 1917 Sep. 10, 1990  
Reed, Mabel Lamie 1915 1971 d/o John Reed & Mattie Smith
Reeves, Jeanett May 22, 1958 May 22, 1958  
Reeves, Everette C. Feb. 12, 1903 Jan. 3, 1988  
Roland, Sedelia 1852 1933  
Rowland, Alice B. 1892 19__  
Rowland, W. B. 1879 1932  
Rowland, W. M. Jan. 30, 1834 Jan. 25, 1910  
Rowland, Andrew Preston 1897 1959 s/o Madison & Delia Suit
Rowland, Lula B. Osborne 1877 1953 d/o Zachariah & H. Osborne
Richardson, Virgiie 1888 1913  
Richardson, William Howard 1913 1913  
Richardson, Allen Dwight Aug. 20, 1939 Jan. 20, 1942 s/o S. B. Richardson
Richardson, Sebern Willis July 12, 1911 Sep. 1, 1939, S/o W. Henry & Mary Anna Richardson
Richardson, Mary A. 1860 1930  
Richardson, William H. Feb. 28, 1858 Jan. 20, 1944  
Richardson, Solomon July 28, 1853 July 3, 1929  
Richardson, Herman E. Apr. 17, 1918 Feb. 28, 1960 s/o R. J. Richardson & Audie Mae Eller
Sebastian, Worth 1874 1960 s/o Lee Sebastian & Martha Wells
Shelton, Lee Trinkle 1909 1927  
Stamper, Jessica Mae Aug. 4, 1979 Aug. 4, 1979  
Suit, N. O.      
Suit, K. J.      
Suit, N. J.      
Suit, R. I.      
Suit, R. L.      
Tibbs, Myrtle V. 1938 1938  
Tibbs, Edna Mae 1930 1930  
Tibbs, Theodore Lee 1905 1975  
Tilson, John C. 1911 1981  
Tilson, James Gilmore 1907 1953 s/o W. H. Tilson & Minnie Richardson
Tilson, Paul Edward Feb. 25, 1940 July 22, 1968 s/o Jas. G. Tilson & Ida Ward
Tilson, Leona L. Sep. 10, 1915 Oct. 13, 1990  
Tilson, Willena 1942 1942  
Tilson, Howard Earl Apr. 11, 1916 Feb. 7, 1917  
Tilson, Glenn Franklin Mar. 8, 1918 Dec. 5, 1919  
Tilson, Minnie Richardson Mar. 11, 1881 Feb. 26, 1963 w/o William H. Tilson
Tilson, Amie Lee   April 26, 1916 aged 2 mos
Tilson, Clarence   Aug. 26, 1923 aged 2 years
Tilson, William H. Aug. 7, 1884 Feb. 25, 1944  
Tilson, John R. Nov. 7, 1846 Oct. 14, 1920  
Tilson, James L. 1890 1951 s/o J. R. Tilson & Ellen Farmer
Tilson, Jossie F. 1890 1951  
Ward, Earl William Apr. 18, 1936 Oct. 4, 1936  
West, William Lee Apr. 10, 1909 Sep. 2, 1987  
West, Laura Ellen Aug. 22, 1910 1990