East Hill Cemetery

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East Hill Cemetery

Washington County, Virginia

Location: This cemetery partly lies in Bristol, Sullivan County, Tennessee and partly in the City of Bristol, Virginia.

GPS Coordinates: N 36.594523° W 82.171028°

Surveyed by: Connie Knipp

Comments: This is a very large cemetery, this is a partial listing Photos courtesy of Connie Knipp

East Hill View 1
General View of East Hill Cemetery
East Hill Cemetery, Washington County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
[BLACK, Laura] D/o Mary Canter; No Marker; Buried by Frank
BLACK, R. Frank 1893 1962
CANTER, Alice F. 15 Apr 1885 08 Jul 1948
CANTER, Arvle 1905 1958 S/o Eliza and Martin Canter
CANTER, Bobby Allen 17 Jan 1960 09 Oct 1981 Buried on John Canter's Square
CANTER, Eliza Victoria 14 Apr 1881 04 Jan 1960 D/o William Harmon and Mary Ann Whittaker Canter
CANTER, Franklin T. 24 Nov 1924  17 Sep 1974
CANTER, John C. 24 Apr 1881 18 Sep 1952 S/o William Harmon and Mary Ann Whittaker Canter
CANTER, Luther Newton 1910 1943 S/o Eliza and Martin Canter
CANTER, Margaret 1942 1944 Buried on Bud Canter's Square
CANTER, Martin 1881 1936 S/o Mary Canter
CANTER, Mary Elizabeth Trinkle 04 Jun 1924 11 Oct 1999 W/o William Henry Canter
CANTER, Richard A . Nov 1938 Sep 1968 Buried on John Canter's Square Electrocuted, Accident
CANTER, Richard L Dec 1936 Sep 1968 Buried on John Canter's Square Electrocuted, Accident
CANTER, Richard O. S/o Arvle R. Canter
CANTER, Roscoe William 1903 1976 "Bud" S/o John and Alice Canter; En/2 US Navy
CANTER, William Henry 14 May 1914 04 Dec 1997
CANTER, William Shenendoah 02 Sep 1970 28 Aug 1974 Buried On John Canter's Square
CRUMLEY, Charley May 1903 1996 Nee Davis
CRUMLEY, Harmon 1902 1977
DAVIS, Marie 1881 19__ "Wife"
DAVIS, Sue E. 15 Mar 1852 01 Aug 1919 Nee Thomas; W/o W.W. Davis
DAVIS, W. W. 21 Oct 1848 21 Jul 1925
DAVIS, William Bell 1878 1945
JACKSON, Billy Steve 12 Apr 1932 03 Nov 1988 Gs/o Sally Jackson
MORELOCK, Ollie Lee 02 Mar 1913 11 Oct 1988 D/o John and Alice Canter
MUMPOWER, Nannie R. 09 Jan 1875 19 Aug 1957
NASH, Ellen C. 04 Nov 1901 22 Jul 1977 (Car accident)
PIPPIN, Laura Bell 02 Jul 1905 08 Apr 1985 D/o John and Alice Canter
RASH, Thomas C 1848 1941 Buried on John Canter's Square; May be b/o George Rash
RASNICK, Edward 14 Aug 1905 19 Aug 1974
RASNICK, Elijah 1856 1945
RASNICK, Charity 1860 1944
RASNICK, Robert F. 15 Jul 1942 VA Pvt. Central Officers Training School
RASNICK, James R. 14 Sep 1888 18 Jul 1918 S/o Elijah and Charity Rasnick; Kill in battle in France
ROBINSON, Stella Mae Robinson 05 May 1918 04 Jun 1970 (Cancer)
THOMAS, Nannie Bell 03 Nov 1903 09 Dec 1996 D/o Eliza and Martin Canter
THOMAS, Richard Allen 05 Jan 1941 12 Jun 1958
WHITAKER, ____ 1861 ???? Marker broken
WHITAKER, Daisy 02 Jul 1920 05 Feb 1970 D/o John and Alice Canter
WHITAKER, Fannie E. 18 Jan 1906 10 Jun 1992 W/o Robert Whitaker
WHITAKER, Irene J. 26 Feb 1931 22 Mar 1933 Buried between Robert and Fannie Whitaker, possible daughter.
WHITAKER, Robert C. 06 Nov 1905 29 May 1973 S/o Nan Whitaker
WHITTAKER, Ronnie Dean 17 Aug 1949 03 Jul 1973
East Hill View 2
General View of East Hill Cemetery

General Evan Shelby
Grave Marker for General Evan Shelby