Cemetery

Located adjacent to the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church in Parchment Valley near Given. Copied by Rev. & Mrs. Shirley Donnelly & Mrs. Pearl (Donnelly) Gilliam, Sept. 3, 1971

GPS Coordinates: 38.7558,-81.73967
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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.


  • Blankenship, Ruth, Oct. 1, 1853-Aug. 29, 1933

  • Blankenship, Winston, Sept. 15, 1896-Feb. 14, 1907

  • Bias, Dora, June 23, 1876-Sept. 17, 1902

  • Bowles, Jabel S., 1788-1875; son of Jeptha Bowles

  • Bowles, Nancy (Mason), dau of Nathan & Elizabeth Mason; Wife of Jabel S. Bowles; 1789-__ ; She and her husband were born in Franklin Co., Va.

  • Bowles, Ona, April 4, 1807-Oct. 6, 1867; dau of Jabel S. & Nancy Bowles

  • Bowles, Leftridge B., 1849-1941; son of of Dr. Mason & Sarah (Stout) Bowles

  • Bowles, Barbara E. (Parsons), 1849-1942; dau of of William & Susanna (Bonnett) Parsons; mar Leftridge B. Bowles, Sept. 28, 1869

  • Bowles, Sarah (Stout), 1815-1884; dau of Joseph & Patsy (Childers) Stout; mar Dr. Mason Bowles, Oct. 3, 1833

  • Bowles, Dr. Mason, 1812-1875; son of Jabel S. & Nancy (Mason) Bowles

  • Bowles, Charles, Sept. 24, 1858-March 9, 1879; son of Mason & Sarah Bowles

  • Bowles, Londus, 1889-1955

  • Bowles, Leon, D. June 30, 1889; Date of Birth illegible, after 1870.

  • Bowles, Nancy, Oct. 16, 1870-April 16, 1872; dau of Leftridge & Barbara Bowles

  • Bowles, Ida May, Aug. 12, 1874-May 9, 1875; dau of John W. & Lucretia Bowles

  • Boswell, Margaret, Oct. 7, 1835-May 29, 1883; Wife of Amon H. Boswell; (1829-1894 son of Gilbert Sr. & Elizabeth (Mason) Boswell)

  • Casto, John R., May 4, 1834-Nov. 5, 1904; son of James & Sudna (Kessel) Casto

  • Casto, Ruth (Bowles), Oct. 8, 1834-Nov. 15, 1912; dau of Dr. Mason & Sarah (Stout) Bowles; mar John Riley Casto, May 5, 1853

  • Casto, Susanna (Dewees), Oct. 20, 1823-April 10, 1857; dau of Samuel & Edith Dewees; mar George R., son of John D. & Susanna (McDade) Casto, April 12, 1845

  • Casto, _________, B. 1854- ; Other inscriptions illegible

  • Casto, Roy J., 1893-1967

  • Casto, Liddie, 1896-

  • Casto, Woodrow T., 1912-1966

  • Casto, William N., Dec. 14, 1872-Dec. 17, 1934

  • Casto, Dora B., Aug. 31, 1879-Jan. 17, 1929

  • Casto, Forrest B., Oct. 7, 1898-Dec. 19, 1961

  • Casto, Lillie M., Oct. 5, 1900-

  • Casto, Loraine O., 1918-1919; dau of Forrest B. & Lillie M. Casto Casto, Forrest B. Jr., 1928-1929; son of Forrest B. & Lillie M. Casto

  • Casto, Infant Son of Forrest B. & Lillie M. Casto, 1928-1929

  • Casto, Dorothy P., (No Dates), D. of W. O. & Dora B. Casto

  • Casto, Infant Son of W. O. & Dora B. Casto, (No Dates)

  • Capestick, Rebecca, 1947-1966

  • Barnes, Emma, Dec. 25, 1867-Feb. 21, 1887; Wife of S. Barnes

  • Bush, Infant Son of Mr. & Mrs. R. E. Bush, (No Dates)

  • Allen, Madeline R., 1910-1966

  • Davis, Verna K., 1878-1955

  • French, James Hoyt, Dec. 7, 1905-July 7, 1959; Sgt., Co. A 5th B. ARTC, WW 2

  • French, Worth R., 1900-

  • French, Flora Esther, 1909-1910

  • French, Maurice H., 1872-1941

  • French, Laura K., 1874-1945

  • French, Quinna H., 1907-1959

  • French, Ruth A., 1916-

  • Given, Frances G., D. March 24, 1875; dau of W. B. & S. Given (Stone Eroded)

  • Hutchinson, Frank B., 1862-1904

  • Hutchinson, Etta (Bowles), 1873-1962

  • Hutchinson, Lois Alberta (Kessel), 1893-1966

  • Hutchinson, Lawrence E., 1909-1969

  • Hutchinson, Russell D., 1894-19__

  • Hutchinson, Mae Violet, 1910-

  • Hopkins, Anna Mildred, March 28, 1921-Jan. 18, 1927

  • Hopkins, Arden, June 24, 1895-Nov. 8, 1918; PFC Co. M 128th Inf., WW 1

  • Hopkins, James G., 1853-1916

  • Hopkins, Tabitha, 1859-1925

  • Hopkins, Savanna, 1887-1945

  • Hopkins, William R., June 19, 1828-Dec. 2, 1891; son of Lawrence A. & Mary (Jordan) Hopkins

  • Hopkins, Conrad L., 1902-1967

  • Hopkins, William M., Aug. 4, 1866-Feb. 9, 1891

  • Hopkins, C. L. "Ted", April 21, 1902-Sept. 19, 1967

  • Kessel, Frances (Bowles), Oct. 20, 1814-Feb. 17, 1878; dau of Jabel S. & Nancy (Mason) Bowles; mar. Job Kessel, March 11, 1830

  • Kessel, Job, Sept. 11, 1807-Aug. 29, 1884; son of George Kessel ?

  • Kessel, James Mason, Oct. 1, 1835-July 26, 1916; son of Job & Frances Kessel

  • Kessel, Mazilla (Harpold), Oct. 3, 1841-Jan. 16, 1865; dau of Solomon & Malinda (Shinn) Harpold; mar. James M. Kessel, Nov. 18, 1860

  • Kessel, Flora Jane (Parsons), May 4, 1850-Oct. 1, 1932; dau of Alexis F. & Phebe (Casto) Parsons; mar (2nd Wife), James M. Kessel, Sept. 14, 1869

  • Kessel, Laura Elizabeth, 1868-1941; dau of Oliver Perry & Mary (Lindsey) Corbin; mar. Delmer Elsworth Kessel, March 23, 1890

  • Kessel, Delmer Elsworth, Dec. 7, 1866-Sept. 8, 1942; son of James Mason & Mazilla (Harpold) Kessel

  • Kessel, Joseph Brooks, April 17, 1841-July 17, 1925; son of Job & Frances (Bowles) Kessel; Pvt., Co. G 17 Virginia Cavalry, CSA

  • Kessel, Eliza F. (Straley), May 5, 1846-Jan. 31, 1833; dau of George Rush & Ruth (Chapman) Straley; mar. Joseph B. Kessel, Sept. 9, 1866

  • Kessel, William A., June 14, 1843-Oct. 27, 1900; S. of Job & Nancy (Mason) Kessel

  • Kessel, George P., Sept. 6, 1867-Nov. 15, 1881; son of Joseph B. Kessel

  • Kessel, Freddie L., March 18, 1889-Oct. 22, 1904; son of Joseph B. Kessel

  • Kessel, Ruth (Parsons), March 20, 1848-May 10, 1920; dau of William & Sussana (Bonnett) Parsons; mar William Amom Kessel, Feb. 22, 1866

  • Kessel, Early E., Nov. 6, 1885-May 30, 1897; son of William A. Kessel

  • Kessel, Jasper Clerc 1891 - 1892

  • Kessel, Velma, Nov. 5, 1897-Oct. 17, 1932

  • Kessel, Mary Jane, Feb. 4, 1900-Dec. 27, 1910

  • Kessel, Edward Dennis, Sept. 29, 1876-Sept. 26, 1958; son of James Mason & Flora Jane (Parsons) Kessel

  • Kessel, Ella (Corbin), Feb. 11, 1875-May 7, 1955; dau of Oliver Perry & Mary (Lindsey) Corbin; M. Edward Dennis Kessel, Oct. 3, 1897

  • Kessel, John Walter, March 26, 1876-Dec. 1, 1961; son of William Amon Kessel

  • Kessel, Mary Brooks, 1896-1930

  • Kessel, Austin A., Dec. 27, 1869-Oct. 26, 1951; son of William Amon Kessel

  • Kessel, Bernice I., Feb. 13, 1889-Dec. 13, 1971; (King); mar Austin Addison Kessel, March 11, 1906 Kessel, Orville V. Sr., Aug. 9, 1882-Dec. 20, 1933; son of James Mason & Flora Jane (Parsons) Kessel

  • Kessel, William Luther, Aug. 2, 1871-May 28, 1956; son of Joseph Brooks Kessel

  • Kessel, Cora Belle (Woodall), Nov. 6, 1873-Feb. 5, 1953; mar. William Luther Kessel, May 24, 1896

  • Kessel, Infants of W. L. & Cora Kessel, Both D. 1915

  • Kessel, Althea B., May 16, 1915-Sept. 13, 1918; dau of Orville V. Kessel

  • Kessel, Erma Leota, July 4, 1919-July 4, 1919; dau of Orville V. & Belva Lockwood (Bonnett) Kessel

  • Kessel, Harry Herbert, Aug. 19, 1894-March 9, 1954; son of Delmer Ellsworth & Laura Elizabeth (Corbin) Kessel; PFC Battery A 314th Field Artillery WW 1

  • Mason, Jeptha, 1796-1854; son of Nathan & Elizabeth Mason; B. Franklin Co., Va.; Wife was Rachel Lewis, B. about 1800-D. ____

  • Mitchell, Infant Son of J. W. & S. J. Mitchel,; B. & D., May 5, 1884

  • Moore, Media F., Sept. 12, 1874-Nov. 14, 1876; dau of John & Margaret M. (Wise) Moore

  • Moore, Jennise, May 7, 1860-Feb. 14, 1881; Wife of Joseph A. Moore

  • Parsons, Washington, 1824-1895

  • Parsons, Frank R., 1864-1941

  • Parsons, Ida M., 1865-1937

  • Parsons, Cleo C., 1908-

  • Parsons, Grace G., 1911-1969

  • Moore, Danny, 1930-1933; son of E. J. & L. J. Moore

  • Parsons, Infant Dau. of G. & A. R. Parsons, Nov. 14, 1863-Jan. 9, 1864

  • Parsons, Dau. of G. & A. R. Parsons, Jan. 17, 1865-May 17, 1866

  • Parsons, Betty Louise, Dec. 3, 1933-June 8, 1937

  • Pinnell, James H., Jan. 18, 1865-Oct. 13, 1908; son of Alexander & Dora Pinnell

  • Pinnell, Mary, 1887-1920

  • Pinnell, Charles D., April 7, 1895-Dec. 24, 1896; son of Alex. & Dora Pinnell

  • Pinnell, Alexander, 1854-1923; son of William H. & Lavina Pinnell

  • Pinnell, Dora, 1863-1956; Wife of Alexander Pinnell

  • Painter, Infant Dau. of Brady A. & Mary L. Painter, B. & D., May 10, 1940

  • Painter, Brady Arden Jr., Jan. 4-Dec. 21, 1950

  • Pelfry, Wilson W., 1916-1963; PFC, Anti-Aircraft Co., 423 Inf., WW 2

  • Shinn, William T., June 15, 1859-Feb. 16, 1901

  • Shinn, Sarah G., Sept. 29, 1847-Aug. 29, 1859; dau of Samuel Jr. & Aroly (Heuman) Shinn

  • Skidmore, Elizabeth J. (Waugh), Oct. 27, 1841-May 11, 1879; dau of Arthur & Henrietta Waugh; Wife of Archibald S. Skidmore

  • Skidmore, Perry A., Sept. 5, 1864-Jan. 25, 1866; son of A. S. & E. J. Skidmore

  • Stutler, Samuel P., 1873-1958

  • Stutler, C. Mae, 1886-1968

  • Stout, Henry N., 1845-1913; son of Joseph & Mercy (Carney) Stout; Pvt., Co. G 7th Virginia Cavalry, CSA

  • Stout, Loraine E. (Grant), 1848-1915; dau of Zacquill & B. Grant; M. Henry Nelson Stout, April 30, 1868

  • Stewart, Glaro, Jan. 2-Dec. 5, 1896; son of Ephraim & Cora Stewart

  • Stout, Pernae S., 1872-1953; dau of Henry N. & Loraine E. Stout

  • Stout, Joseph B., March 20, 1796-1848; M. (1) Patsy, dau of William Childers; Harrison Co., (W.) Va., Oct.29, 1817

  • Stout, Mercy (Carney), March 10, 1799-Aug. 17, 1875; dau of Thomas & Polly (Parsons) Carney; mar Joseph B. Stout, Jan. 5, 1826

  • Stout, Franklin, 1850-1855; son of Thomas & Minerva (Casto) Stout

  • Simmons, Samuel, Aug. 16, 1790-Sept. 25, 1865; born Surrey Co., North Carolina; mar Malinda Greer; Maternal great-grandfather of Rev. Donnelly

  • Sayre, Viola, 1872-1914

  • Waugh, Arthur, March 16, 1815-May 26, 1862

  • Waugh, Henrietta (Boswell), Feb. 5, 1821-May 25, 1863; M. Arthur Waugh, March 8, 1839

  • Waugh, Samuel, May 15, 1868-Sept. 15, 1870; son of W. & M. Waugh





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