Dan Rose Cemetery

Contributor: Phyllis A. Coburn Griffith

DIRECTIONS: Go up the Big Creek Road 2.0 miles and turn left on the Big Creek-Caretta Road. Go .7 miles. The cemetery is located on the left about 150 feet off the road. (The Big Creek road turns off Rt. 16 between Rift and Cucumber). The cemetery is located: Latitude---370 19.186N Longitude---810 38.590W

1. Carlos Muncy, Jr. 8/11/78 - 11/17/96 (located outside fence)

2. Alex J. Rose Nov. 2, 1934 April 20, 1986

3. Will Rose Mar 23, 1914 Dec 5, 1956

4. Billy Charles (no dates)

5. Polly Hicks 1919-1951

6. Milford Hicks 8/30/41-7/21/83 (Small metal marker)

7. This is a weathered stone. Has a P or R as one of the letters on the footstone

8. Clarence Rose Aug. 14, 1930 Jan. 3, 1986

9. Creolla Rose Oct. 6, 1925 Aug. 29, 1986

10. Danny Alvin Meadows Born July 11, 1941 Died Dec. 12, 1996 Age 55 (Funeral Home Marker)

11.. Jessie Meadows August 12, 1993 Age 30 yrs. old (Funeral Home Marker)

12. Dan Rose - Nonnie Rose Feb. 22, 1912 Feb. 25, 1919 Jan. 12, 1990 (Double Stone)

13. Raney Charles Potter Aug. 20, 1928 June 3, 1986

14. Adam Charles Sept. 15, 1885 July 20, 1950

15. Roy-Coy Rose Born Oct. 10, 1936 Died Oct. 10, 1936

16. Howard Rose Born May 15,1942 Died May 15, 1942

17. Hetta-Etta Rose Born 1935 Died 1935

18. Guy Rose July 30, 1936 Sept. 13, 1936

(Area of graves marked by field stones)

19. Robert Infant son of Charlie and Hattie Rose Jan. 5, 1932 Jan. 6, 1932

20. Jasper Infant son of Charlie and Hattie Rose May 26, 1938 Mar. 1, 1939

21. Harve Click July 15, 1878 July 16, 1923

(Two graves marked by field stones)

22. Elsie Keen July 4, 1934 July 15, 1937

23. Lilly Margaret Sparks 1887-1991

24. Donald Lee Potter 1946-1994 (Funeral Home Marker)

25. Rosie Ofarrel Age 54 Died April 27, 1994 (Funeral Home Marker)

26. Eva King

27. Jim Keen Jan. 11, 1871 Aug. 28, 1933

28. George Keen July 23, 1906 Nov. 10, 1926

29. _________Charles (Broken Stone) Feb. 1921 J____1932

30. Rev. Ben Click Jan. 1, 1906 April 7, 1990

31. Ida Keen Click 1912-1991

32. Herman K. Click SP 4 US Army April 20, 1947 Jan. 2, 1991


Cemetery Index - McDowell County


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