Paxton Cemetery

Located on Center View Ridge, between Kentuck and Kenna.

Read by Bryan W. McIntyre in May 1985


  • Paxton, Christopher C. 4 July 1880 - 13 April 1958 [s/o Peter L. and Eliza (Summerfield) Paxton]
  • Paxton, Dora A. 29 Sept 1885 - 19 April 1929 (wife of Christopher C. Paxton. Dora daughter of D. F. and Adaline Hill.
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  • Paxton, Infant 16 Sept 1915
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  • Paxton, Eliza Wife of Peter L. Paxton 21 Sept 1849 - 7 Aug 1912 age 62-10-17 [Summerfield] "She Died As She Lived, A Pure Upright Woman, Gone From Home But Not From Out Hearts"
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  • Southall, Son and Daughter of Richard and Jane Southall [The daughter was stillborn 25 July 1925, per Mary Southall. By the way, his name was not Richard. His nickname was "Dick" but his name was Benjamin Alexander. per Betty]
  • Southall, Richard 1862 - 1945 [Benjamin Alexander Southall 1866 - 11 Sept 1945]
  • Southall, Flora Jane 1883 - 1927 [Cora Jane Casto Southall d/o Jacob B. Casto. Benjamin and Cora are the parents/grandparetns of all Southall's buried here]
  • Southall, Dottie Lou 1944 [12 Dec 1944 - 16 Dec 1944 d/o Romie and Orpha (Fisher) Southall]
  • Southall, Regalda 1930 [5 Feb 1930 - 2 April 1930 s/o Romie and Orpha (Fisher) Southall]
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  • Southall, Ova R. 27 March 1917 - 22 July 1981 "Father"
  • Southall, Devona 9 July 1926 ....... "Mother [wife of Ova R. Southall]
  • Southall, William H. 1943 - 1944 [son of James and Garnet (Gandee) Southall]
  • Southall, Brenda B. 1946 - 1946 [daughter of James and Garnet (Gandee) Southall]
  • Southall, Ronald Carroll 30 Nov 1938 - 8 Dec 1938 [son of Otho and Mae (Wiseman) Southall]

    Known burials:

  • Collins, Ernest, age 13, son of George Collins. Ernest died on a Monday. Ref: Mountaineer newspaper, dated 29 May 1914]
  • Peter L. Paxton




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