Fairview Church Cemetery

Located on a high hill adjacent to the Fairview Church on the headwaters of Parchment Creek and Shamblen Run on Poverty Ridge. Some graves are not marked. Copied by Rev. Shirley Donnelly, Aug. 22, 1971

Directions: From Ripley, south on Rt 21, turn right on Given Road (Rt 21/29), turn right on Poverty Ridge (Rt 21/27), church is about 300' on right. Cemetery is behind church.

GPS Coordinates: 38.71000,-81.68920
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Transcribed, with permission, from "Jackson County Cemeteries, Vol 1" by the Jackson County Historical Society. Information not found on the markers has been added by the person reading the cemetery, and may not be accurate.


  • Bonnett, Granville H., 1857-1942; son of William Jr. & Levisa Ann (Vandine) Bonnett

  • Bonnett, Addie, D. Aug. 22, 1900, aged 34 Y 8 M 12 D; 1st wife of G. H. Bonnett

  • Bonnett, Anne, D. May 25, 1913, aged 42 Y 1 M 16 D; 2nd wife of G. H. Bonnett

  • Boswell, Clora C., 1932-1933

  • Bowles, William E., 1867-1929

  • Bowles, Almeda, 1871-19__

  • Brotherton, Lee, 1862-1941; son of John W. & Maria S. Bonnett

  • Brotherton, Nancy A., 1861-1942

  • Brotherton, Motie O., Oct. 20, 1885-June 23, 1966

  • Brotherton, Junie F., Jan. 15, 1890-April 2, 1943

  • Brotherton, Lillie, 1889-1969

  • Brotherton, George, 1897-

  • Brotherton, Mattie B., 1893-1965

  • Brotherton, Bessie P., Dec. 18, 1905-19__

  • Brotherton, Alice Maried, B & D April 8, 1934, dau of M.O. & Bessie Brotherton

  • Brown, Ida Mae (Parsons), Jan. 4, 1875-Oct. 2, 1954

  • Buckalew, Lona Ethel (Parsons), June 7, 1889-March 22, 1928

  • Casto, R. P., 1844-1914

  • Casto, A. M., Oct. 18, 1873-Jan. 28, 1890; son of R. P. & E. E. Casto

  • Casto, Hattie M., 1884-1964

  • Casto, Samuel O., 1879-1956

  • Casto, J. Preston, 1864-1937

  • Casto, Martha J., 1860-1915

  • Casto, Theodore Dewitt, 1867-1954

  • Casto, Columbia Alice, 1868-1934

  • Casto, Eldridge E., 1869-1948

  • Casto, Lucy J., 1873-1954

  • Casto, Winfield S., 1878-1958

  • Casto, Evelie "Edie", 1884-1960 (Eveline)

  • Casto, W. Hartford, Nov. 29, 1903-Nov. 29, 1908; son of W. S. & Eveline E. Casto

  • Casto, Melvin L., 1897-19__

  • Casto, Orpha P., 1895-1955

  • Casto, Lionel M., 1899-1969

  • Casto, Willard K., 1903-19__

  • Casto, Russell, Oct. 19, 1907-Jan. 7, 1928

  • Casto, Tennie Mae, 1881-1939

  • Casto, John M., 1881-1967

  • Casto, Audra Jane, 1893-19__

  • Casto, William Lowell, 1940-1940

  • Casto, Delbert, Aug. 14, 1915-Sept. 15, 1969; Pvt., 421 Base Hq & A. B. Squadron Anti-AircraftArtillery WWII

  • Casto, Infant S. of John M. & Audra Jane Casto, April 18-April 18, 1915

  • Collins, Harry G., 1907-1955

  • Collins, Minerva, 1919-19__

  • Carney, Alexander C., 1860-1943; son of Weedon & Catherine M. (Hoffman) Carney

  • Carney, Mary F., 1858-1933; Wife of Alex. C. Carney

  • Carney, Mary Belle, 1899-1956

  • Carney, Whitmer, Jan. 6, 1895-Jan. 28, 1899; son of A. C. Carney

  • Boswell, Elmer L., D. Feb. 3, 1904, aged 4 M 15 D

  • Donnelly, Hugh Parker "Chine", Aug. 16, 1873-Nov. 15, 1941

  • Donnelly, Rose Etta, March 29, 1872-Dec. 2, 1935

  • Donnelly, Rayma Mae "Bird", 1903-1931

  • Donnelly, Mabel (Stanley), 1910-1936; Wife of Dr. Thomas C. Donnelly

  • Donohew, Roy O., March 24, 1897-Nov. 6, 1967; Pvt., HQ Co. 63rd Infantry, WW 1

  • Donohew, Glenva M., Jan. 16, 1920-

  • Evans, James E., 1858-1931; son of Ishmael & Catherine Evans

  • Evans, Sarah, 1866-1939

  • Dillon, Grover C., Nov. 4, 1886-Feb. 23, 1969

  • Dillon, Lona (Casto), Dec. 8, 1886-May 6, 1952

  • Fogleson, William, Jan. 26, 1828-Dec. 28, 1893; son of John & Mary Foglesong; mar. Mary, dau of James & Sudna (Kessel) Casto, Aug. 24, 1848

  • Foglesong, Thomas E., 1872-1958; son of of William H. Foglesong

  • Foglesong, Emma J., 1877-1954

  • Foglesong, J. M., D. Aug. 21, 1895, aged 25 Y 1 M 3 D

  • Foglesong, R. Carl, 1902-1960

  • Foglesong, S. Louise, 1903-19__

  • Foglesong, Roma C. Jr., 1925-April 14, 1951; 2nd Lt., U. S. Army, KIA Korea

  • Foglesong, C. Howard, D. June 26, 1893, aged 8 M 11 D

  • Gandee, James A., 1895-1954

  • Gandee, Bertha, 1904-1968

  • Gandee, William A., June 25, 1907-June 25, 1950

  • Gandee, James A., Oct. 17, 1895-March 19, 1954; Pvt., Co. F 46th Inf., WW 1

  • Gandee, Bertha J., 1904-1968

  • Greene, Floyd, 1865-1910

  • Greene, Emma, 1873-1967

  • Greene, John W., April 19, 1861-Aug. 18, 1931; son of Smith & Rigoletta (Winters) Green

  • Greene, Rebecca A., June 11, 1866-Oct. 17, 1898

  • Greene, John W. Jr., March 8, 1904-June 4, 1961

  • Greene, Roscoe H., Aug. 27, 1894-Jan. 17, 1895

  • Greene, Lucy Lucille, 1903-1903

  • Greene, Henry E., 1852-1929; son of John & Rachel C. (Casto) Greene

  • Greene, Arily J., 1856-1940

  • Greene, Scarlet F., 1848-1926; son of Edward H. & Sarah (Parsons) Greene

  • Greene, Minerva E. (Foglesong), 1856-19__; dau of William H. & Mary (Casto) Foglesong; M. Scarlet F. Greene, March 24, 1872

  • Greene, Hartford, June 29, 1893-Nov. 21, 1853; Pvt., Co. K 128 Inf., WW 1

  • Greene, Basil H., 1895-19__

  • Greene, Mayme H., 1900-19__

  • Hogsett, Everett Leon, 1879-1950

  • Hogsett, Cora Alice, 1876-19__

  • Garrett, John P., 1868-1921; son of Charles L. & Elizabeth (Click) Garrett

  • Garrett, Velma, Lucy M. & G. Guy (No Dates)

  • Hysell, Malinda Jane (Parsons), 1870-1946; Wife of Martin Ulysses Hysell

  • Hysell, Martin Ulysses, 1864-1939

  • Hickel, William G., 1847-1910; son of George W. & Nancy M. Hickel

  • Hickel, Mary Emily (Waugh), 1850-1919; dau of Arthur & Henrietta Waugh; mar. W. G. Hickel, Aug. 2, 1866

  • Hickel, Dolly, Aug. 19, 1889-June 16, 1900; dau of W. G. & Emily Hickel

  • Hickel, P. Whitney, April 25, 1878-April 27, 1892; son of W. G. & Emily Hickel

  • Hickel, George Arthur, 1867-1919; son of William G. & Eily Hickel

  • Hickel, Nora B., 1870-1914; Wife of George A. Hickel

  • Hickel, Betty Lou, Feb. 8, 1963- ___ ; dau of Brady & Juanita Hickel

  • Hickel, Lessie M., 1897-1953, Wife of Brady Hickel

  • Hickel, Brady D., 1901-1968

  • Hickel, Odena F., 1874-1935

  • Hickel, Melissa J., 1873-1949

  • Hickel, Infant Son of Odena F. Hickel, B. & D., July 11, 1905

  • Hacker, Jonathan M., April 23, 1827-Feb. 18, 1902

  • Hacker, Harriet Margaret, March 11, 1820-Dec. 12, 1905; Wife of J. M. Hickel

  • Hockenberry, Jessie, 1886-1964

  • Holland, James H., 1869-1941

  • Holland, Mary E., 1875-1958; Wife of J. H. Holland

  • Holland, Opal, May 23, 1896-June 7, 1896; son of J. H. Holland

  • Holland, Thomas H., 1862-1939

  • Holland, Victoria, 1867-1939; Wife of T. H. Holland

  • Holland, Marie, May 24, 1897-Jan. 13, 1901

  • Holland, Everett Vaught, 1898-1957

  • Holland, Infant Son of T. H. & Victoria Holland, D. Feb. 12, 1906, aged 13 days

  • Hill, Tennie Myrtle, 1889-1964

  • Harrison, Infant Son of J. E. & K. P. Harrison, 1926-1926

  • Hopkins, James W., 1929-1959

  • Hopkins, E. Howard, 1892-1951

  • Hopkins, Matilda D., 1895-1965

  • Knotts, Elza V., April 29, 1898-Oct. 8, 1960; Bugler, Battery E. 25th Field Artillery, WW1I

  • King, William R., 1948-1968

  • McCracken, Thomas H., 1858-1941

  • McCracken, Hester J., 1868-1938; Wife of T. H. McCracken

  • Miller, Orville, March 4, 1916-

  • Miller, Lula (Casto), Aug. 20, 1910-April 3, 1963

  • Nichols, Floyd W., Dec. 20, 1906-Jan.3, 1907; son of J. W. & Emma Nichols

  • Nichols, Geneva, D. Nov. 29, 1903, aged 5 months

  • Nichols, Herrold, D. Oct. 24, 1907, aged 1 Y 7 M; son of W. G. & H. Nichols

  • Pfost, George W., 1857-1941; son of Francis M. & Chloe (Koontz) Pfost

  • Pfost, Joanna (Fisher), 1856-1914; dau of Leonard S. & Elizabeth (Harrison) Fisher; mar. George W. Pfost, Oct.27, 1874

  • Parsons, Henry, June 20, 1841-Jan. 31, 1924; son of William & Susan (Bonnett) Parsons

  • Parsons, Martha Elizabeth (Simmons), Aug. 28, 1848-Feb. 17, 1923; dau of Samuel & Malinda D. (Greer) Simmons; mar. Henry Parsons, Nov. 10, 1864

  • Parsons, Thomas W., April 4, 1866-Oct. 2, 1952; son of Henry Parsons

  • Parsons, Eldridge Ellsworth, Nov. 10, 1867-Jan. 1, 1964; son of Henry Parsons

  • Parsons, Luverna B., Jan. 12, 1874-March 13, 1923

  • Parsons, William Perry, Oct. 29, 1877-Oct. 9, 1965

  • Parsons, Lloyd Eli, June 7, 1884-July 30, 1967

  • Parsons, Okey O., Jan. 12, 1885-Aug. 24, 1962

  • Parsons, Virginia (Rollins), Dec. 11, 1868-Dec. 19, 1902; Wife of Eldridge E. Parsons

  • Parsons, Annie Laura (Rollins),Oct. 26, 1866-Jan. 6, 1949; Wife of Thomas W. Parsons

  • Parsons, Icie (Painter), D. Aug. 24, 1965, aged 80 years; Wife of Lloyd Eli Parsons

  • Parsons, Oma (Greene), D. May 17, 1966, aged 82 years; Wife of William Perry Parsons

  • Parsons, Madge Catherine, D. April 2, 1911, aged 10 months; dau of Lloyd E. Parsons

  • Parsons, Hattie Del, March 15, 1894-Oct. 1897; dau of Eldridge E. Parsons

  • Parsons, Chester B., D. Dec. 1, 1894; son of Thomas W. Parsons

  • Parsons, Frankie Odell (Shamblen), Sept. 14, 1891- ___ ; Wife of Okey O. Parsons; Still living in 1971

  • Rollins, Nathan O., Feb. 26, 1890-Sept. 14, 1953

  • Rollins, Nettie E., April 23, 1899-Feb. 10, 1928

  • Rollins, Oak, 1878-1938

  • Rollins, Elizabeth, 1849-May 13, 1929

  • Rollins, Victoria, 1875-1941

  • Rollins, Estel, D. Feb. 1905, (No Age)

  • Rollins, Estella (Parsons), Oct. 7, 1880-Feb. 26, 1965; dau of Henry Parsons

  • Seymour, Okey W., Aug. 3, 1884-July 20, 1942

  • Seymour, Grovie, Jan. 3, 1886-Feb. 7, 1917

  • Seymour, Martha, 1919-1951

  • Smith, Wyatt, May 5, 1818-Aug. 20, 1896

  • Smith, John W., Oct. 20, 1848-July 1, 1926; son of Benjamin & Delila Smith

  • Smith, Eliza J. (Myers), June 13, 1856-June 16, 1922

  • Smith, Herbert O., 1890-1936

  • Smith, Lucinda J., Jan. 1, 1826-Oct. 28, 1909; Wife of Wyatt Smith

  • Starcher, Ephraim E., 1837-1915; son of Abraham & Margaret (Evans) Starcher

  • Starcher, Ursula F. (McGee), 1845-1928; dau of Jeptha & Elizabeth McGee; mar. Ephraim E. Starcher, March 29, 1868

  • Starcher, Jesse F., Oct. 3, 1876-April 12, 1896

  • Shamblen, Russell, D. April 30, 1899, aged 2 M 7 D

  • Simpson, Myrtle M., 1902-1960

  • Pritchard, Lena L. (Beckley), D. Sept. 11, 1935, aged 26 Y 4 M 19 D

  • Wolfe, James R., Oct. 22, 1927-Aug. 22, 1936

  • Wolfe, Audra (Foglesong), 1898-19__

  • Wolfe, Boyd A., 1896-1917

  • Wolfe, Virgil, Jan. 28, 1900-June 8, 1962

  • Wolfe, Clara M., Dec. 18, 1902-April 16, 1954

  • Winters, John, D. July 19, 1870, aged 76 Y 6 M 2 D

  • Winter, Mathias, D. April 13, 1872, aged 58 Y 8 M 9 D; son of Mathias Sr. & Martha (Johnson) Winter

  • Winter, Hannah,Nov. 13, 1825-March 21, 1901; Wife of Mathias Winter Jr.

  • Winter, Jesse H. G., 1848-1938; son of Mathias Jr. & Hannah Winter

  • Winter, Hannah, Nov. 21, 1856-May 9, 1923; Wife of J. H. G. Winter

  • Winter, William A., Nov. 8, 1850- ___ ; son of Mathias Winter Jr.; mar. N. C. Brannon, Sept. 5, 1875

  • Winter, Charles M., 1879-1969

  • Winter, Minnie B., 1879-

  • Winter, Emory B., Aug. 14, 1898-May 22, 1967

  • Winter, Lillie S., April 7, 1910-

  • Winter, Albert G., 1879-1950

  • Winter, George Wesley, April 4, 1894-Jan. 1, 1929

  • Winter, Leonidas H., D. July 17, 1910, aged 20 Y 3 M 21 D

  • Winter, James L., 1865-1940; son of Charles F. & Sarah A. (Winter) Winter

  • Winter, Bertha M., 1869-1952

  • Winter, Orville F., 1890-1963

  • Winter, John H., 1853-1925; son of Mathias Jr. & Hannah Winter

  • Winter, Maggie, 1866-1940

  • Winter, Margaret Joy, 1937-__ ; dau of of Watson & Margaret Winter

  • Winter, Virginia, 1930-1930

  • Winter, Infant of John H. & Maggie Winter, Feb. 8-13, 1907

  • Winter, Beulah, 1887-1964

  • Winter, Alberta, 1893-1914

  • Winter, Florence Nellie, 1884-1913

  • Winter, Infant Son, 1913-1913

  • Winter, Marie, April 25, 1909-Oct. 1, 1926

  • Winter, Infant Daughter of W. A. & H. G. Winter, B. & D., Nov. 2, 1896

  • (Some graves have no markers & inscriptions on a few others are illegible)





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