Riffle Chapel and Cemetery

Leon, West Virginia

Pictures taken by and owned by: Bev Craig and Vada Riffle Turley

Dedicated to the following who are buried at Riffle Cemetery

· BAKER, Nancy Belle (Barr) 02 Feb 1878 - 20 Nov 1947 W/O Ernest J. "Jasper" Jr. BAKER
· BAKER, Jasper Jr. " Ernest J." 14 MAR 1876 - 3 Oct 1970
· BOSWORTH, Bertie Maybelle (RIFFLE) Mother 9 May 1904 - 27 Oct 1968 W/O Charles Jefferson BOSWORTH D/O Issac M. & Rosa Lee (DECKER) RIFFLE
· BRADSHAW, Agnes "Ruba" 27 Oct 1899 - 28 Dec 1973 W/O Homer Jackson BRADSHAW D/O Issac M. & Rosa Lee (DECKER) RIFFLE
· BUCKALEW, Robert E. 25 Apr 1935 - 15 May 1935 S/O B. W. & L. L. BUCKALEW
· CLEEK, Monroe 1875 - 1917
· CAIN, Lucy J. 08 Feb 1905 - 09 Sep 1922
· CAIN, Estell Jane 1922 - 1922
· KEEFER, Pearl WORKMAN 23, Aug 1912 - 11 Jan 1936 W/O Raymond KEEFER
· KREBS, Mary Ethel (GREENLEE) 21 Oct 1891 - 17 Jan 1926 W/O Harry L. Krebs D/O Gideon & Mary Belle (RIFFLE) GREENLEE
· KREBS, Minnie J. 14 Feb 1861 - 30 Aug 1918 W/O D. W. KREBS
· STONE, Lula A. 02 Mar 1897 - 30 Jun 1923 W/O Oren B. STONE D/O Benjamin Franklin & Zelphia C. (BUCK) KEEFER
· RIFFLE, Orville J. 01 Nov 1894 - 29 Jun 1918
· MILLER, Evelyn WORKMAN 15 Jun 1919 - 24 Mar 1938
· RIFFLE, Louisa Ellen (WORRELL) 29 Feb 1860 - 20 Nov 1926 W/O Issac "Ike" Newton RIFFLE D/O Granville WORRELL
· RIFFLE, Isaac "Ike" Newton 5 Dec 1853 - 08 May 1924 H/O Lousia Ellen
(WORRELL) RIFFLE S/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Nathanel Junius 28 Sep 1841 - 5 Oct 1874 S/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, William Carter 2 Feb 1862 - 26 Apr 1862
· RIFFLE, Henry 6 Aug 1868 - 6 Aug 1868
· RIFFLE, Catharine 17 Jun 1782 - 18 Apr 1878 D/O Mathias & Mary Catharin (unknown) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Lewis E. 11 Sep 1843 - 19 Aug 1939 H/O Saperta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE S/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Sarepta Jane (SMITH) 2 Oct 1849 - 31 Mar 1926 W/O Lewis E. RIFFLE D/O James & Emeline Ann (SAYRE) SMITH
· RIFFLE, John Colfax 22 Drc 1869 - 19 Mar 1947 H/O Minnie Myrtle (DECKER) RIFFLE S/0 Lewis E. & Sarepta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, William Andrew 28 Jan 1897 - 7 Feb 1897 S/O John Colfax & Minnie Myrtle (DECKER) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Nathan Henry 19 Jun 1904 - 5 May 1952 H/O Gladys Virginia (BAKER) RIFFLE S/O John Colfax & Minnie Myrtle (DECKER) RIFFLE
· MITCHELL, Emma Lee (RIFFLE) 19 May 1901 - 14 Jul 1926 W/O Lawrence MITCHELL D/O John Colfax & Minnie Myrtle (DECKER) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Thomas Bell 3 Feb 1873 - 20 Jan 1874 11 MO 7 DA S/O Lewis E. & Sarepta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, William Grant 22 Dec 1869 - 28 Apr 1870 S/O Lewis E. & Sarepta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Alfred Clarkson 15 May 1881 - 06 Aug 1881 2 Mo 21 Da S/O Lewis E. & Sarepta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Elizabeth 29 Apr 1879 - 16 Jul 1880 1Yr 2 Mo 17 Da D/O Lewis E. & Sarepta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Cora Myrtle 03 May 1871 - 04 Sep 1891 20Yr 4Mo 1Da D/O Lewis E. & Sarepta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Hattie Ann Gertrude 05 Dec 1892 - 10 Dec 1911 18 Yr 11Mo 25 Da D/O Lewis E. & Sarepta Jane (SMITH) RIFFLE
· GREENLEE, Sally Lodicie 18 Oct 1898 - 1935 D/O Gideon & Mary Belle (RIFFLE) GREENLEE
· RIFFLE, Granville 22 Oct 1880 - 10 May 1910 S/O Isaac "Ike" Newton & Louisa Ellen (WORRELL) RIFFLE
· GREENLEE, Mary Belle (RIFFLE) 19 Mar 1866 - 23 Apr 1947 W/O Gideon GREENLEE D/O George Washuington & Harriet (SMITH) RIFFLE
· GREENLEE, Mary Rasetta 16 Jun 1887 - 09 Nov 1890 D/O Perry Martin & Emeline Matilda (SMITH) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Sara Frances 27 Feb 1885 - 02 Nov 1890 D/O Perry Martin & Emeline Matilda (SMITH) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Millard Andrew 09 Oct 1883 - 26 Feb 1964 H/O Pearl (LITTLE) RIFFLE S/O Gideon Albert & Mary Belle (RIFFLE) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Pearl M. (LITTLE) 12 Mar 1889 - 22 Aug 1974 W/O Millard Andrew GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Angela Sue 1951 - 1951 D/O Ronald & Ina Jean (SAYRE) GREENLEE
· ELLIOT, Susie Ardella (GREENLEE) 1901 - 1931 D/O Perry Martin & Emeline (SMITH) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Sarah Frances 27 Feb 1885 - 2 Nov 1890 D/O Perry Martin & Emeline (SMITH) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Mary Rosetta 16 Jun 1887 - 8 Nov 1890 D/O Perry Martin & Emeline (SMITH) GREENLEE
· GRAY, Velda Ethel 12 Dec 1907 - 01 Jan 1908 D/O John & Emeline Eustatia (RIFFLE) GRAY
· McKEEVER, Lodicie " Dicie" (SMITH) 1885 - 1938 W/O Yancey McKEEVER
· McKEEVER, Yancey 1880 - 1957 H/O Lodicie " Dicie" (SMITH) McKEEVER S/O Andrew & Caroline (unknown) McKEEVER
· McKEEVER, Caroline (unknown) 1853 - 1938 W/O Andrew McKEEVER
· McKEEVER, Andrew 1855 - 1923 H/O Caroline (unknown) McKEEVER
· McKEEVER, Newell James 1930 - 1930
· McKEEVER, Allen J. W VA PFC 94 ORD, MTR. MAINT. CO, WWII BSM 17 Sep 1917 - 25 Jan 1958 S/O Yancey & Lodicie " Dicie" (SMITH) McKEEVER
· THORNTON, Cora (ANDERSON) 1871 - 1957 W/O Melvin Maryland THORNTON
· THORNTON, Melvin Maryland "Mel" 1871 - 1958 H/O Cora (ANDERSON) THORNTON
· PARSONS, Jemima (THORNTON) 1895 - 1966 D/O Melvin Maryland "Mel" & Cora (ANDERSON) THORNTON
· PARSONS, Orville 1894 - 1974 H/O Jemima (THORNTON) PARSONS
· PARSONS, Rebacca/Rebeacak (unknown) 3 Jan 19__ - 21 Sep 1926
· PARSONS, M. A. 1 Jun 1938 - 21 Sep 19___
· RIFFLE, Issac Newton 13 Dec 1853 - 8 May 1924 H/O Lousia Ellen (WORRELL) RIFFLE S/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Granville Garfield 22 Oct 1880 - 13 May1910 S/O Issac Newton & Louisa Ellen (WORRELL) RIFFLE
· ROLLINS, Infant Daughter of C. J. & S. M. Mar 1920 - Mar 1920 (Correction and picture added 06 Mar 2005)
· SMITH, Infant Daughter D/O Henry Franklin & Rosa (STEWART) SMITH
· RIFFLE, Mary 26 Jul 1896 - 22 Jun 1907 D/O William H. & Ora (MCKINLEY) RIFFLE
· SMITH, Henry Franklin 19 Feb 1852 - 16 Oct 1934 H/O Rosa (STEWART) SMITH
· SMITH, Rosa (STEWART) 1867 - ____ W/O Henry Franklin SMITH D/O John Polk & Roena (BUCK) STEWART
· SMITH, Iinfant D/O Henry Franklin & Rosa (STEWART) SMITH
· STEWART, Burwell S. 30 Sep 1867 - 15 Aug 1952 H/O Flora Catherine (RIFFLE) STEWART S/O Charles & Paulina Catherine (SMITH) STEWART
· STEWART, Flora Catherine (RIFFLE) 06 Jul 1873 - 25 un 1941 W/O Burwell S. STEWART D/O Henry Clay & Emaline (HYATT) RIFFLE
· BAKER, Ernest J. 01 Mar 1901 - 8 Oct 1918 S/O Charles J. & N. B. (unknown) BAKER
· HANSON, Hugh 1851 - 1928 H/O Sarah (unknown) HANSON
· HANSON, Sarah (unknown) 1854 - 1927 W/O Hugh HANSON
· BURDETTE, Nellie B (HANSON) 4 Jul 1880 - 8 Oct 1916 W/O William C BURDETTE D/O Hugh & Sarah (unknown) HANSON
· GREENLEE, Perry Martin 20 Dec 1851 - 9 May 1899 H/O Emeline Matilda (SMITH) GREENLEE S/O William & Sophia (ALESHIRE) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE Emeline Matilda (SMITH) 31 Aug 1857 - 22 Feb 1933 H/O Perry Martin GREENLEE D/O James & Emeline Ann (SAYRE) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Gideon Albert 30 Sep 1860 - 26 Oct 1934 H/O Mary Belle (RIFFLE) GREENLEE S/O William & Saphia (ALESHIRE) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Infant 07 Jul 1924 - 07 Jul 1924 S/O Edgar Thane & Alga "Enid" (STEWART) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Enid (Alga "Enid" STEWART) 9 Sep 1901 - (1922?) 28 Feb 1928 W/O Edgar Thane GREENLEE D/O Elisha Cardar & Addie Lee (SAYRE) STEWART
· STEWART, Elisha "Cardar" 1875 - 1951 H/O Addie Lee (SAYRE) STEWART
· STEWART, Addie Lee (SAYRE) 1884 - 1957 W/O Elisha "Cardar" STEWART
· STEWART, Randall Harter 29 Jun 1906 - 27 Feb 1924 S/O Elisha "Cardar" & Addie Lee (SAYRE) STEWART
· GREENLEE, Dora Belle 06, Jul 1887 - 07 Dec 1900 D/O Henry William & Sarah Elizabeth (RIFFLE) GREENLEE
· RIFFLE, Jane (ECKARD) 6 Sep 1816 - 18 Oct 1895 D/O George Washington & Hannah (EDWARDS) ECKARD
· RIFFLE, William 28 Dec 1810 - 25 Feb 1900 H/O Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE S/O Mathias & Mary Catharin (unknown) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Andrew Summers 4 Mar 1849 - 10 Aug 1926 H/O Sara Margaret (GREENLEE) RIFFLE S/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Sara Margaret (GREENLEE) 18 Jan 1850 - 12 Feb 1933 W/O Andrew Summers RIFFLE D/O William & Sophia (ALESHIRE) GREENLEE
· RIFFLE, George Washington 15 May 1838 - 13 Jul 1925 H/O Harriet (SMITH) RIFFLE S/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Harriet (SMITH) 25 Dec 1843 - 17 May 1926 W/O George Washington RIFFLE D/O James & Emeline Ann (SAYRE) SMITH
· RIFFLE, Jane Ann 18 Dec 1861 - 15 Oct 1862 D/O George Washington & Harriet (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, James Otis 15 Aug 1880 - 20 Jul 1896 S/O George Washington & Harriet (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Charles Henry 21 Mar 1872 - 31 Jul 1896 S/O George Washington & Harriet (SMITH) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Hannah Jane 31 Oct 1855 - 16 Jun 1889 D/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Henry Clay 20 Nov 1840 - 10 Sep 1911 H/O Emeline (HYATT) RIFFLE S/O Willilam & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Emeline "Emily" (HYATT) 10 Jun 1848 - 13 May 1915 W/O Henry Clay RIFFLE D/O Hezekiah & Margaret (SUTTON) HYATT
· RIFFLE, Charles 18 Jun 1837 - 24 Jun 1919 H/O Elizabeth (STEWART) RIFFLE S/O William & Jane (ECKARD) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, Elizabeth (STEWART) 11 Oct 1842 - 05 Jul 1915 W/O Charles RIFFLE D/O William & Mary "Polly" (PARSONS) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE, William Hezekiah 27 Apr 1867 - 07 Mar 1945 H/O Ora (McKINLEY) RIFFLE S/O Henry Clay & Emeline (HYATT) RIFFLE
· RIFFLE Ora (McKINLEY) 24 Jun 1873 - 07 Aug 1956 W/O William Hezekiah RIFFLE D/O Philip & Mary (SMITH) McKINLEY
· RIFFLE, Mary 26 Jul 1896 - 22 Jun 1907 D/O William Hezekiah & Ora (McKINLEY) RIFFLE
· BOLES, Bradford 18 Nov 1903 - 21 Feb 1947 S/O Robert & Linna (HILL) BOLES
· KEEFER, Zelphia C (BUCK) 08 May 1869 - 12 Aug 1945 W/O Benjamin Franklin KEEFER: Foster Dgtr of Charles & Elizabeth (STEWART) RIFFLE
· KEEFER, Benjamin Franklin 04 Aug 1862 - 29 Jul 1911 H/O Zelphia C (BUCK) KEEFER
· KEEFER, Son S/O Benjamin F. & Delilah (JEFFERS) KEEFER
· UPTON, Lizzie May (KEEFER) 1892 - 1970 W/O Watson E. UPTON D/O Benjamin Franklin & Zelphia C (BUCK) KEEFER
· UPTON, Watson E 1886 - 1981 H/O Lizzie May (KEEFER) UPTON
· UPTON, Alpheus Hilery 9 Feb 1914 - 5 Mar 1913 S/O Watson E & Lizzie (KEEFER) UPTON
· WORKMAN, Nancy A (HILL) 1877 - 1959 W/O Thomas Randolph WORKMAN
· WORKMAN, Thimas R 1869 - 1963 H/O Nancy A (HILL) WORKMAN
· KEEFER, Pearl (WORKMAN) 23 Aug 1912 - 11 Jan 1936 W/O Raymond KEEFER D/O Thomas Randolph & Nancy A (HILL) WORKMAN
· MILLER, Evelyn (WORKMAN) 15 Jun 1919 - 24 Mar 1938 H/O unknown MILLER D/O Thomas Randolph & Nancy A (HILL) WORKMAN
· WORKMAN, Infant 1915 - 1915
· WORKMAN, Carrie 15 Sep 1899 - 7 Jul 1903
· WORKMAN, Lonnie 4 Jan 1902 - 30 Oct 1918
· WORKMAN, Lucy J 8 Feb 1925 - 9 Sep 1925
· GREENLEE, Cordelia Catherine (JENKINS) 8 Sep 1863 - 20 Mar 1917 W/O Neely Livinus GREENLEE D/O William Booten & Frances (SMITH) JENKINS
· GREENLEE, Neely Livinus 20 Oct 1854 - 7 May 1917 H/O Cordelia Catherine (JENKINS) GREENLEE S/O William & Sophia (ALSHIRE) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Charles Lewis 15 Feb 1867 - 3 Jun 1935 H/O Laverna (SAYRE) GREENLEE S/O William & Sophia (ALSHIRE) GREENLEE
· GREENLEE, Laverna (SAYRE) 11 Jun 1872 - 13 Jul 1950 W/O Charles Lewis GREENLEE S/O William Henry & Charity (MULLINEX) SAYRE
· GREENLEE, William Henry 08 Jan 1898 - 06 Mar 1954 WV SGT. CO. D 18TH INF WWI S/O Charles Lewis & Laverna (SAYRE) GREENLEE
· MATHENY, Emily (MOTHER) 1865 - 1927
· MATHENY, Mary Margaret 1937
· MATHENY, Charlotte Eilene 1947
· MATHENY, Daniel H 23 Jun 1879 - 15 Jul 1957 CO. B 2ND REGT. WV INF., SPANISH AMERICAN WAR H/O Emma (THOMAS) MATHENY
UNMARKED GRAVES:
· BOLES
, Gorge Bradford 31 Aug 1901 - 14 Jun 1906 S/O Robert & Linna (HILL) BOLES
· BOLES, John Ray 18 Nov 1903 - 21 Feb 1904 S/O Robert & Linna (HILL) BOLES

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BEV CRAIG & VADA RIFFLE TURLEY Copyright 2002

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Last Update: March 6, 2005