KNIGHTS CEMETERY

Center District


This cemetery is located on the Paul Collins farm on Leading Creek. It is just above the Collins' residence. It is an old cemetery, appears to be approximately 20 graves marked with field stones at the head and foot of the graves, no inscriptions are discernable at present. Local residents report that the last person buried there was a child about the time of WWI. Members of the Amos family came to visit the cemetery and decorate some of the graves until the early 60's. Paul Collins reports having heard that Ben Shimer's wife's grandmother is buried there.


Sources:
"Cemeteries In Calhoun County, W. Va."


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