Yukon Cemetery

This information was obtained by Rosetta Lawson for John Gates. Mr. Gates shared this information with me and I wanted to share it with anyone who wants to view it. This Cemetery is located on Rt. 83 near the Yukon Dip at the back of Rosetta Lawson's home. This is as current as of Fall 1999.

Contributor: Geneva Steele


Name Born Died
C.B. Altizer 1917 1942
G. G. Altizer 1906 1931
J. Tom Altizer 1875 1941
Henry Cicero Auvil 1848 1891
Martha Rebecca Auvil 1889 1889
? Beavers (Just marked Father) 1848 1891
Preston Beavers 1848 1912
Ellen Beavers 1844 1906
Mathias Beavers 1870 1909
Hobart Beavers 1899 1920
Billy Rye Beavers 1928 1929
Polly Beavers    
Delores Lee Parker Barnett 1931 1933
William E. Bitner 1928 1928
May Brown 1908 1939
Wallace Blankenship 1884 1951
Christian Belle 1878 1909
Nannie Bell 1896 1921
George Christian 1862 1946
Walter M. Christian 1906 1945
Wm. Chafin 1902 1934
Henry Christian    
John Cunningham 1898 1920
Dave Driver 1887 1929
Elsie Given Ellis 1894 1932
Holly (Boots) Ellis 1894 1932
H.D. Ferguson 1900 1920
Girtie L. Flinning 1929 1929
John Edgar Gates 1906 1958
Patricia Ann Gates 1936 1938
Kathleen Smith Gates 1910 1998
Russell Gates 1908 1960
John Wilson Gates 1884 1937
Oliver Perry Gates 1866 1938
Emily Sue Gates 1871 1937
Harvey Graham 1895 1917
Harrison Hicks 1890 1924
Mary Holland 1922 1924
Jerry Hughes    
Victoria Hughes 1904 1944
Helen P. Holland 1935 1936
Quendleen Holland 1938 1939
John Hicks 1912 1975
Paul D. Harmon 1923 1944
Gertrude Hite Casile 1912 1930
Mrs. Bessie Hyatt    
Elmer Jessee 1916 1932
Chapman Johnston 1876 1924
Jane Ann Jones 1944 1944
Elizabeth A. Morley 1893 1920
Mollie Ann Murphy 1880 1924
J.D. Moore 1926 1928
George Mellams 1891 1924
Emily Meadows 1901 1927
Lyda D. Meadows 1891 1922
Martha Moore (Graham) 1882 1923
Orville Norris 1920 1938
Sallie Norris 1899 1923
Otho New 1914 1930
Ida May Nunley 1914 1955
Almeda Overbay    
Infant Osborne (parents were Mr. & Mrs. A.D. Osborne) 1928 1928
Paul David Proffit 1935 1936
Lawrence Phillips 1908 1950
Arminda Payne    
R.W. Payne    
June M. Payne    
Kenneth Perdue 1913 1915
Sampy Rowan Gates 1925 1933
Henry Rose 1903 1924
Charley Rose 1899 1924
Sarah Roisch 1884 1921
Arthur B. Spears 1896 1917
Clarence Smith 1928 1929
Herbert Spangler 1916 1940
James Tunnel 1858 1930
Patience Tunnel 1859 1933
Mrs. A. J. Waters 1868 1925
Dortha L.Whitt 1926 1927
Mollie Whitt 1883 1938
Pearl Pauline White 1920 1921
James Williams 1922 1922
Robert F. Worley 1884 1924
Ida Robertson Wright 1886 1965
E.C.K. Williams 1855 1917
Florence Williams 1893 1920
Lillie Jane Wallace 1884 1972
William Ed Wallace 1983 1962
Berlie Wallace 1919 1929
Dallas Wallace 1921 1929
N.B.I. Williams 1916 1916
Virginia Young 1923 1925

There are four rocks, that have only initials on them. JDW.
CW.
MRA
TMB.

There are also from 150 to 200 graves with no markers, only rocks.


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