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Cemetery Name:

Shamblen 

 

Shamblen Cemetery, Jackson Co., WV

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County: Jackson
USGS Quad: Kenna
Coordinates: 38.6638N  81.6723W
Maintained by: Unknown 
Land owner: Unknown
Date added to WVCPA register: October 2004
Condition of cemetery**: Excellent (October 2004)
Accessibility: This cemetery is located on top of a knoll alongside Warren Chapel in Kenna.  Access from the church parking lot up the short, but steep, grassy hillside.  Follow Rt. 34 south from Kenna.  The church drive is on your right shortly after making the sharp right-hand turn at the top of Divide Hill that leads to Emma and Liberty. The cemetery is easily visible from the church parking lot. 
** Condition of cemetery as observed on the given date -
may not be representative of care at other times of the year
Scale: Excellent - Good - Fair - Poor - Abandoned

Last Name: First Name: Born: Died: Inscription: Photo: Source:
Ashby Basil S. 4 March 1920 7 November 1998 [Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Wed Dec. 18, 1938"
Click for photo of tombstone
Click for photo of tombstone
Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Ashby Gustava 20 March 1922 8 January 2000
Ashby Terry Dewight 24 February 1957 25 February 1957 "Our Son" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Baier Dennis Ray (Billy) 6 April 1936 J____ 19___ "In Memory Of..."
"Precious Memories"
"Sadly Missed By Family"
Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Baier Paul L.   2 February 2009 [Son of Jacob and Lottie Baier, husband of Brenda Baier - from his obituary in the Charleston Daily Mail Feb. 5, 2009]   Source: WVCPA research
Casto James R. 1931 1988   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Curry Zorah V. Faber 1904 1951   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Faber George Melvin 5 September 1939 12 June 1942 "Our Son" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Faber Hedgeman T. 1881 1962 [Husband and wife - shared stone]
"The Lord Is My Shepherd"
Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Faber Katie (?) 1884 1967
Faber Jessie W. 11 July 1905 12 May 2000 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Faber Mary A. 7 October 1908 1 December 1992
Faber Proctor L. 15 May 1907 11 February 1980 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Faber Maysel 17 August 1915  
Faber Robert P. 1932 1984 "42C US AIR FORCE KOREA" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Faber Starling Webster 8 January 1932 8 March 1932 "Our Son" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Fisher Okey J. 25 March 1900   [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Fisher Ellen T. 11 May 1905 19 October 1993
Garnes Denzil J., Sr. 21 November 1929 28 April 1992 "CPL US ARMY KOREA"
[Husband and wife - shared stone]
Click for photo of tombstone
Click for photo of tombstone
Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Garnes Betty 30 May 1930  
Garnes Eugene 22 September 1919 22 September 1919   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Garnes Joseph B. 12 March 1866 27 February 1941 [Shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Garnes Harriet A. 7 July 1884 26 November 1982
Garnes May 29 December 1910 14 December 1918   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
McGraw Terry Lynn 6 February 1964 6 February 1964 "Infant" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Monday Gary 1967 1967 [Siblings - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Monday Terry 1967 1967
Monday Kevin Wyatt 30 October 1957 6 November 1957 "Asleep in Jesus" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Monday Lyndon W. 1964 1964   Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Monday Orva W. 30 April 1929 23 December 1998 "Mother"
[Mother and son - shared stone]
"Son"
Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Monday William R. 31 January 1947 13 November 1999
Monday Ray Bernard 8 June 1924 18 January 2000 "TEC 5 US ARMY WORLD WAR II" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Patterson Susie Large 1867 1932 "Mother" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Shamblen Henry C. 1842 1919   Click for photo of tombstone
Click for photo of tombstone
Click for photo of tombstone
Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Shamblen Malissa E. 1857 1926  
Shamblen C. Vinson 17 November 1893 9 April 1951 [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone
Click for photo of tombstone
Click for photo of tombstone
Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Shamblen Annie G. 22 March 1893 12 December 1980
Shamblen Carolyn 28 January 1848 18 July 1891 "Wife of R. Shamblen"
"Aged 43Y 5M 21D"
Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Shamblen Lewis A. 1862 1938? [Husband and wife - shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Shamblen Matilda 1866 1937?
Shamblen Otmer G. 4 March 1885 13 May 1902 [Shared stone] Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Shamblen F. Warren 4 February 1896 19 October 1917
Shamblen Randall U. 1917 1983 "PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR II" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Southall Jacob W. 31 December 1911 __ October 1991 [Husband and wife - shared stone]
"Wed Feb. 8, 1939"
Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004
Southall Ethel L. 3 May 1921 27 January 1991
Stutler Alfred A.   20 February 2010 [86 years of age - from his obituary in the Charleston Daily Mail Feb. 22, 2010]   Source: WVCPA research
Westfall Kenna O. 7 April 1887 13 October 1946 "There is no parting in Heaven" Click for photo of tombstone Source: WVCPA reading of the cemetery in October 2004

 

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Dates in Red are not inscribed on the tombstone and have either been calculated based on death date or are as a result of research on the individual.

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