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Sharretts Cemetery

Washington County, Virginia

Location: Elm Street, Bristol, Virginia

Surveyed by: Record provided by Connie Knipp. The cemetery was recorded by Samuel Thomas. Many thanks to both.

Sharretts Cemetery, Washington County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
BOWERS, Rebecca G. 29 Jul 1855 10 May 1951
BROWN, Albert A. 1893 1955
BROWN, Sophia Mae 1894 1963
BYRD, Baby 1850
CANTER, Ben 21 Feb 1904 22 Jul 1955
CANTER, Catherine 1878 1940
CANTER, Clarence C. 07 Jul 1930 02 May 1956 Va. Cpl. HQ Co. 35 Infantry Korea
CANTER, Evelyn Vaudine 1926 1930
CANTER, Frances E. 1856 1939
CANTER, John 1883 1955
CANTER, Margaret Lee 18 May 1926 03 Apr 1964
CANTER, Mary R. 07 Jul 1905 20 May 1991 (small Blevins Funeral Home Marker reads: Mary Cross Canter - same dates)
CANTER, Paul Larry 29 Jan 1939 "Our Baby" Only one date
CANTER, Susie 1867 1954
CANTER, William E. 08 Apr 1894 14 May 1964 Va. Pvt 12 Co. 155 Depot Brigade WWI
CROSS, Sarah Alice 1901 1974 At foot of Mary Canter's grave
CREGER, Douglas M. 16 Feb 1913 31 Jul 1970 52 U.S. Navy WW2; (small marker beside Douglas, may be wife Thelma - can not read)
CREGER, Jack L. 12 Feb 1919 01 Jul 1977 Pfc. U. S. Army WW 2
CREGER, Joseph R. 18 Dec 1917 26 Jun 1918
CREGER, Kenneth R. 27 Feb 1939 23 Feb 1973
CREGER, Mary E. 18 Feb 1888 27 Nov 1964
CREGER, Paul O. 14 Sep 1923 21 Oct 1926
CREGER, Robert R. 21 Feb 1925 25 Jun 1925
CREGER, Rufus O. 26 Oct 1935 Tennessee Pvt. 3 Tenn. Infantry.N G.
CREGER, Thelma Thomas 1914 1983
CREGER, William C. 27 Jul 1889 28 Dec 1957
DAVENPORT, Peter J. 1890 1925
DAVENPORT, Rachel E. 1896 1925
DAVIS, Joe E., Mrs 1896 1947 Susie Canter and Davis side by side - large square with wall
FEATHERS, Cecil Sep 1920 Dec 1920
FEATHERS, Clifford 04 Dec 1916 12 Jan 1937
FEATHERS, Glen Bruce 1929 1929
FEATHERS, Mattie G. 1886 1952
FEATHERS, Susie 15 Aug 1894 05 Jul 1929
FEATHERS, William 0. 1878 19--
GRIMES, Jackie Lee 1935
GRIMES, Johnny Louis 1935
GRIMES, Lillian W. 1902 1985
GROVES, John 13 Sep 1862 13 Mar 1920
HEATH, Lucy Canter 1872 1949
JACKSON, A. F. 1862 1933
JACKSON, A. F., Mrs. 1861 1931
MERCER, Frances Caroline 06 Dec 1950 13 May 1982
MERCER, Harrison H. 15 Aug 1890 11 May 1951
MERCER, King Emanuel 08 Apr 1911 21 Dec 1974 Pvt. U. S. Army WW2; (broken marker beside King, can not read maybe mother, Polly or father, Stewart)
MERCER, Louise 25 Jun 1912 20 Dec 1983
MERCER, Thomas G. 25 Mar 1929 05 Jul 1937
MERCER, W. F. 23 May 1861 12 Nov 1916
ROBINSON, Dewey Franklin 03 Apr 1940 17 Feb 1919 U.S.Army Vietnam
STEELE, Howard
TILLISON, William F. 29 Aug 1870 13 Jun 1929
THOMAS, Manse Fieldon 03 Oct 1859 17 Jun 1954 (This is father of Samuel W. Thomas Sr.) Marker for Mance broken, no dates, info from Howard Steele
THOMAS, Nancy Ann 15 May 1874 06 May 1949
THOMAS, Samuel W. 02 Jul 1900 31 Dec 1976 (This is Samuel Jr. or George's father)
VALDEZ, Kathleen B. 1933 1998
VENABLE, Donald 1929 1930 (Broken marker) beside Donald's grave with flowers can not read.
WRIGHT, Cecil F. 1916 1989
WRIGHT, Elzora E. 1877 1921
WRIGHT, George W. 16 Dec 1896 27 Aug 1972 Pvt. Co. K 327 infantry WW1
WRIGHT, Lula F. 12 Mar 1882 25 Jan 1949
WRIGHT, Mary M. no date on marker, same marker ( johnny, jackie, cecil)
WRIGHT, Ralph 1917 1918
WRIGHT, Regina E. 1878 1965
WRIGHT, Samuel 1873 1917
WRIGHT, William A. 27 Oct 1880 03 Oct 1949