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Westwood Memorial Gardens

aka Beattie Cemetery or the Town House Cemetery

Chilhowie, Smyth County, Virginia

Surveyed by: Renie Hoover Helton
Date of Survey: June 27, 1993
Number of graves identified: 222
Date of Earliest known burial: 1819

Westwood Memorial Gardens, Smyth County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Aker, Bettie L. 1848 1937 -
Aker, J. 1860 1861 -
Aker, Benjamin F. Mar. 11, 1859 Mar. 11, 1859 s/o B. F. & Senah Aker
Aker, Susan S. Aug. 9, 1846 May 30, 1864 -
Aker, Benjamin Franklin Jan. 10, 1808 May 15, 1876 -
Aker, Senah Adams Mar. 4, 1822 Aug. 1, 1890 w/o B. F. Aker
Aker, J. S. 1851 1927 -
Aker, Nannie S. 1861 1938 -
Allen, William Frank 1881 1958 -
Allen, Margaret Greever 1892 1977 -
Anderson, James William H. Jun. 25, 1884 Jan. 9, 1952 s/o James Anderson & Freelove Duncan
Asbury, L. D. Mar. 26, 1842 Apr, 20 1914 c/o Moses Asbury & Fannie Snead
Ballinger, Lawrence Jr. Jan. 29, 1961 Jan. 12, 1993 -
Barrett, May July 6, 1900 July 26, 1902 -
Baugh, John F. 1818 1891 -
Baugh, Naomi Wells 1825 1851 -
Beatie, Richard J. Nov. 18, 1900 Sep. 14, 1932 -
Beatie, Elnora W. Aug. 19, 1870 Jan. 24, 1957 -
Beatie, Alonzo C. Dec. 27, 1864 Oct. 15, 1950 -
Beatie, Robert H. Oct. 18, 1904 Nov. 18, 1960 -
Beatie, Claiborne Walton, Jr. Feb. 17, 1923 Mar. 11, 1978 -
Beatie, Col. Robert - Nov. 11, 1870 aged 83 years
Beatie, Paulina - May 1, 1866 w/o Col. Robert Beatie
Beatie, Infant - - c/o W. & Mary Beatie
Beatie, Robert Minter May 5, 1870 Sep. 7, 1973 s/o C. W. & Flora Beatie
Beatie, Mary C. - Dec. 19, 1862 aged 31 years; w/o C. W. Beatie
Beatie, C. W. Jan. 28, 1828 May 7, 1900 -
Bonham, Angelina Goodwin 1852 1927 W/o A. F. Bonham
Bonham, Andrew Fulton 1848 1938 -
Bonham, Joseph Park July 9, 1888 Mar. 7, 1955 s/o A. F. & A. G. Bonham
Bonham, Mary Hiter Oct. 21, 1883 Nov. 11, 1972 d/o A. F. & A. G. Bonham
Bundy, G. C. 1878 1932 -
Cole, Doris July 15, 1914 Aug. 29, 1914 d/o Robert L. & Darsie Cole
Cole, Claude M. Jan. 16, 1888 Aug. 22, 1942 -
Cole, Mary McCready Aug. 27, 1886 Jun. 7, 1981 -
Cole, Clay S. Aug. 5, 1889 Dec. 26, 1933 -
Cole, Sallie P. Nov. 24, 1862 Mar. 1, 1942 -
Cole, Henry Clay Apr. 3, 1858 Nov. 9, 1928 -
Cole, Joseph Bayard Apr. 16, 1902 Mar. 15, 1983 -
Cole, Mattie Frazier Feb. 7, 1907 Dec. 10, 1983 -
Cole, J. Baker 1877 1917 -
Copenhaver, William H. 1871 1939 -
Copenhaver, Flora P. 1879 1969 -
Copenhaver, Infant 1912 1912 s/o W. H. Copenhaver & Flora Pendleton
Copenhaver, Infant 1912 1912 s/o W. H. Copenhaver & Flora Pendleton
Copenhaver, W. Olin 1903 1905 -
Copenhaver, William H., Jr. 1915 1975 -
Copenhaver, Anne Dutton Bundy 1889 1990 w/o C. G. Bundy
Cox, Guy Preston Jun. 12, 1874 Jun. 15, 1936 -
Cox, Sallie Barnett May 30, 1885 Mar. 8, 1952 -
Crutchfield, Grace Ann 1885 1943 w/o A. A. Crutchfield
Crutchfield, Abijah A. 1871 1942 -
Crutchfield, Lola Virginia 1876 1910 -
Dutton, Ralph Rollan Sep. 28, 1926 Feb. 2, 1969 s/o W. D. & Blanche Dutton
Eads, Charlie E. Apr. 17, 1889 Mar. 9, 1956 -
Eads, William T. Nov. 10, 1881 Nov. 14, 1961 -
Eads, David C. Oct. 30, 1872 Mar. 7, 1902 -
Estep, Michael R. Nov. 18, 1955 Nov. 25, 1980 -
Fields, Betsy B. Oct. 14, 1871 Mar. 6, 1950 -
Fields, Marshall C., M.D. Feb. 9, 1870 Oct. 15, 1937 -
Fornoy, _________ - Aug. 8, 1900 Aged 94 years
Frazier, J. Tyler, III Aug. 31, 1909 Mar. 25, 1933 -
Frazier, Rev. J. Tyler Nov. 22, 1840 Feb. 23, 1932 -
Frazier, Maria V. Taylor Mar. 4, 1842 Jan. 6, 1909 d/o John W. & Mary S. Taylor
Frazier, J. Tyler, Jr. Apr. 3, 1875 May 14, 1952 s/o J. T. Frazier & Maria V. T. Taylor
Frazier, Lucy Fleshman Dec. 28, 1881 Aug. 1, 1954 w/o J. T. Frazier; d/o J. A. L. & M. B. Frazier
Frazier, Infant Nov. 8, 1916 Nov. 8, 1916 s/o J. T. Frazier & Lucy Fleshman
Greever, Laura F. Nov. 23, 1862 Mar 1, 1937 -
Greever, Fountain B. Apr. 15, 1862 Jan. 8, 1935 -
Greever, Nell Meredith Sydnor Aug. 15, 1892 May 12, 1979 -
Greever, Ernest Vincent Sep. 3, 1896 Dec. 13, 1979 -
Greever, Kate Hutton July 11, 1871 Jan. 14, 1945 -
Greever, James Henry Apr. 7, 1852 Oct. 13, 1928 -
Greever, Elizabeth Cullop Mar. 31, 1919 Dec. 1, 1960 -
Greever, Sara Sep. 9, 1911 Mar. 27, 1980 -
Greever, Mildred May 1908 1910 -
Greever, Paul Douglas 1884 1940 -
Greever, Lelia Pendleton Jun. 13, 1885 Oct. 27, 1979 -
Greever, Robert B. Apr. 12, 1849 Jun. 6, 1932 -
Greever, Sallie H. Feb. 25, 1854 Mar. 19, 1942 -
Greever, Robert Alden Dec. 24, 1885 Feb. 25, 1931 -
Greever, Blanche Snavely May 4, 1888 Jan. 20, 1976 -
Groseclose, Marion Haynes Sep. 26, 1881 Dec. 18, 1915 s/o Simon & Martha E. Groseclose
Groseclose, Charles E. Nov. 14, 1866 July 21, 1910 s/o S. & M. E. Groseclose
Groseclose, Simon Aug. 8, 1840 Feb. 28, 1921 -
Groseclose, Margaret Elizabeth Buck Jan. 13, 1841 Feb. 23, 1917 w/o Simon Groseclose; d/o I. S. & Phebe Buck.
Groseclose, Price Cunningham July 23, 1878 Dec. 14, 1937 -
Groseclose, Laura V. Reedy Jun. 18, 1877 Nov. 14, 1947 -
Harmon, Barbara Aug. 7, 1888 Jan. 28, 1909 w/o Joel Harmon
Harris, Dr. Julian Glenroy Aug.4, 1877 Nov. 22, 1945 -
Harris, Katherine Sanders Jan. 2, 1883 Nov. 22, 1940 -
Heninger, Thomas J. 1857 1933 -
Heninger, George W. Sep. 18, 1866 Jan. 30, 1931 -
Heninger, Mag H. Aug. 7, 1877 Sep. 13, 1941 -
Heinger, John W. 1852 1939 -
Heninger, Susie R. 1862 1948 -
Hyatt, Elizabeth Banes Aug. 17, 1895 Jun. 17, 1971 d/o Harry Banes & Cora Cornett
Jackson, Isabella H. - - w/o M. Jackson
Kirk, Sallie S. Frazier Aug. 13, 1870 Aug. 4, 1917 d/o J. T. & Maria Frazier
Kirk,. Joseph B., M.D. Sep. 9, 1863 Apr. 19, 1933 -
Lankford, Mary E. Sep. 22, 1862 Nov. 19, 1895 -
Lowery, Grace G. Jan. 20, 1880 Jan. 24, 1960 -
Lowery, Frank C. Nov. 27, 1876 Jun. 7, 1962 -
Madison, Margaret Rutland Mar. 23, 1906 Nov. 6, 1992 -
Mauck, Dr. J. Leonard, Sr. Mar. 27, 1907 May 11, 1984 -
Mauck, Annie James McSpadden Mar. 23, 1916 Sep. 24, 1988 -
Maxey, James T. May 1, 1941 Jun. 8, 1991 -
McCormack, Charles Hiram Sep. 1, 1901 Feb. 3, 1919 s/o W. P. & K. A. McCormack
McCormick, Anna B. Sep. 1, 1887 Jan. 25, 1969 w/o C. F. McCormick
McCormick, C. Frank Oct. 30, 1881 May 15, 1965 -
McCormick, Mary Ocie Oct. 27, 1907 Sep. 25, 1915 d/o C. F. McCormick & A. Blessing
McCormick, Pearl Esther Feb. 11, 1913 Jun. 13, 1913 d/o C. F. McCormick & A. Blessing
McCormick, Orr C. 1851 1922 -
McCormick, Mary Ann 1852 1939 -
McCormick, W. P. Feb. 14, 1881 Feb. 22, 1935 -
McCormick, Jack May 12, 1906 Apr. 20, 1923 -
McCormick, Kittie Feb. 12, 1874 Nov. 14, 1923 -
McCready, Edith C. 1898 1962 -
McCready, Frank L. Aug. 17, 1891 Oct. 25, 1957 -
McCready, Frank P. Feb. 10, 1860 Jan. 4, 1927 -
McCready, Nannie R. Aker Oct. 2, 1866 Oct. 19, 1963 -
McCready, Charles Carroll Mar. 30, 1888 Mar. 17, 1968 s/o F. P. & N. A. McCready
McSpadden, Annie Belle Beattie Oct. 13, 1891 Nov. 6, 1973 -
McSpadden, James E. Oct. 11, 1880 July 15, 1949 -
Mercer, James A. - Feb. 18, 1882 aged 40 years
Mercer, Elizabeth J. May 6, 1836 Jan. 24, 1901 w/o J. A. Mercer.
Mullen, Ruth Morris Apr. 27, 1893 Oct. 24, 1973 -
Mullen, William Joseph Oct. 1, 1889 Oct. 9, 1956 -
Mullen, Billy Joe 1924 1934 -
Mullen, James M. 1860 1930 -
Pendleton, W. Garland 1888 1931 -
Pendleton, Charmian M. 1895 1971 -
Pendleton, Selma Martha Hubble 1896 1975 -
Pendleton, Robert Worden 1894 1937 -
Pendleton, William H. Apr. 9, 1926 Jan. 23, 1974 -
Pendleton, James William 1856 1943 -
Pendleton, Mary Virginia 1860 1924 -
Pendleton, Robert W., Jr. Apr. 10, 1921 Apr. 12, 1971 -
Pendleton, Pearl Jane Aug. 29, 1890 Apr. 4, 1971 -
Pendleton, Frances Virginia Nov. 16, 1919 Feb. 27, 1992 -
Rector, L. S. July 14, 1827 Dec. 30, 1895 -
Rector, H. M. May 4, 1830 Feb. 2, 1902 -
Rector, Martha - Mar. 23, 1912 w/o Fulton Rector
Roper, Elizabeth S.Aug. 29, 1905 Dec. 14, 1989 - -
Roper, Infant Mar. 16, 1942 Mar. 16, 1942 s/o Lewis & Elizabeth Roper
Rutland, Mary F. Feb. 28, 1870 Jun. 18, 1959 -
Rutland, Ephraim John Jan. 20, 1851 Aug. 17, 1933 Born at Sheerness, England
Sanders, William - - Aged 51 years 6 months 15 days
Sanders, Mary - July 185_ Aged 56 years, 5 months 21 days.
Sanders, Lockie W. 1826 1895 -
Sanders, Edward H. Apr. 15, 1815 Dec. 20, 1898 -
Sanders, Francis A. Oct. 29, 1820 Aug. - 1898 -
Sanders, James B. Mar. 10, 1815 May 17, 1895 -
Sanders, Susan W. Bradley Dec. 7, 1791 Jun. 27, 1861 w/o John Sanders
Sanders, John Feb. 21, 1778 May 28, 1830 -
Sanders, William G. - Mar. 7, 1819 aged 23 years 2 months 27 days.
Sanders, Susan Hannah - July 14, 1858 aged 3 months 17 days; d/o S. D. & C. A. P. Sanders
Sanders, Kitty A. P. Nov. 12, 1820 Oct. 27, 1863 -
Sanders, Kitty A. P. Apr. 9, 1856 Sep. 24, 1862 -
Sanders, Frank Lee 1865 1934 -
Sanders, Cora C. 1868 1936 -
Sanders, B. Frank 1883 1937 -
Sanders, Lena Bradley 1893 1963 -
Sanders, Dan M., M.D. 1871 1937 -
Sanders, Stephen 1850 1933 -
Sanders, Fannie A. Dec. 27, 1853 Feb. 22, 1901 w/o Stephen Sanders
Sanders, Lockie L. Aug. 14, 1896 Jan. 8, 1897 c/o Stephen & Fannie A. Sanders
Sanders, Kate W. May 10, 1885 Feb. 6, 1886 -
Sanders, John L. Feb. 4, 1891 July 15, 1891 -
Sanders, Senah S. Jan. 17, 1879 Mar. 24, 1956 -
Sanders, Catherine J. Aug. 1, 1832 Mar. 8, 1897 w/o John L. Sanders
Sanders, John L. Mar. 29, 1827 Jan. 11, 1907 -
Sanders, Lockie T. Jun. 6, 1857 May 4, 1883 -
Sanders, Waddie S. Aug. 1, 1868 May 7, 1922 s/o J. L. & Catherine Sanders.
Sanders, Edward 1867 1932 -
Sanders, Dr. Ben P. 1856 1937 -
Sanders, William 1861 1937 -
Sanders, Miss Ada 1869 1943 -
Sanders, John L., Jr. 1875 1943 -
Sanders, Elizabeth Sydnor July 24, 1916 Mar. 5, 1990 w/o Edward Bradley Sanders
Sanders, Marvin 1873 1953 -
Sanders, Rachel C. 1876 1958 -
Sechler, Joseph H. 1875 1947 -
Sechler, Mayme Heninger 1885 1960 -
Sechler, Joseph H., Sr. Sep. 10, 1913 Nov. 13, 1952 -
Smith, William T. Nov. 28, 1886 Jun. 28, 1940 -
Smith, Vinnie Greever Apr. 6, 1876 Jan. 6, 1965 -
Smith, John Robert Feb. 27, 1903 Nov. 26, 1973 -
Smith, Ann Elizabeth Mar. 18, 1904 Jun. 2, 1892 -
Smith, Nannie J. Jan. 18, 1836 Apr. 17, 1896 w/o J. B. Smith
Smith, J. B. Aug. 24, 1828 Jun. 22, 1902 -
Smith, Kitty Lea July 17, 1925 Jan. 26, 1933 -
Smith, William Gordon Oct. 23, 1894 May 5, 1952 -
Smith, Nannie Pauline Jan. 15, 1896 Jun. 5, 1897 d/o W. T. & V. L. Smith
Smith, Sarah Atwood Nov. 6, 1897 Dec. 3, 1900 d/o W. T. & V. L. Smith
Smith, Susie Sanders 1874 1952 -
Snavely, Nicie Bonham Jun. 10, 1886 Sep. 27, 1975 d/o A. F. & Angelina Bonham
Snavely, John Samuel Feb. 1, 1883 Aug. 28, 1964 s/o Charles W. & Mary Snavely
Snavely, Mary C. 1855 1929 -
Snavely, Charles W. 1848 1921 -
Snavely, J. Vance 1890 1954 -
Snavely, Bertie E. 1877 1925 -
Talbert, Frances Sanders 1887 1912 -
Tate, Leonidas Bradley Mar. 24, 1891 Nov. 21, 1895 -
Tate, Andew H. Apr. 21, 1844 Jan. 8, 1912 -
Tate, Kittie A. Feb. 12, 1857 Sep. 19, 1933 -
Taylor, Mildred Louise Apr. 13, 1921 Jan. 1, 1928 -
Taylor, William F. Apr. 22, 1892 Jan. 25, 1972 -
Taylor, Ada B. Jun. 18, 1900 Feb. 2, 1977 w/o W. F. Taylor
Thomas, Margaret Sanders Mar. 17, 1908 Jan. 27, 1963 -
Upchurch, Rachel Graham Sanders Nov. 18, 1912 Jun. 26, 1967 d/o Marvin Sanders & Rachel Graham; Md. 1 Robert Lewis Heslep May 3, 1936; Md. 2 M. Fred Upchurch Dec. 27, 1952
Vance, James Wood 1905 1965 -
Vance, J. Balfour 1861 1918 -
Vance, Cora Wood 1866 1956 -
Walker, Alice S. - Jan. 27, 1882 w/o S.S. Walker; age 19 years
Walker, Willim T. May 7, 1825 Sep. 7, 1914 s/o David Walker & Unity Bell
Walton, Senah N. - Nov. 28, 1872 aged 62 years
Warner, Hazel Kirk Jan. 31, 1898 Apr. 16, 1984 w/o J. W. Warner
Warner, John Waydell Jan 6, 1897 Sep. 27, 1984 -
Wilson, Martha Louise Feb. 5, 1841 Jan. 20, 1916 d/o J. & Sallie Wilson
Woodson, Isa Elizabeth Sep. 22, 1859 July 27, 1944 -
Wright, Thomas Roy "T. R." Mar. 17, 1926 Oct. 6, 1991 -