THE OLD STOVER CEMETERY
ON SANDLICK ROAD WV (RALEIGH CO)


THE  SMALL, OLD STOVER CEMETERY IS LOCATED ON  SANDLICK ROAD, RALEIGH CO., 
WV.   APPROXIMATELY 1  MILES BEYOND BOTTOM OF  SPRUCE MOUNTAIN, TURN LEFT 
ONTO SANDLICK ROAD.  AFTER PASSING  STOVER HOMEPLACE ON RIGHT, TURN AT FIRST 
RIGHT TURN.  PARK AND WALK TO AREA ADJACENT TO HOLDING POND ON LEFT.    LOOK 
FOR CEMETERY PATH, WHICH CUTS DIAGONALLY BACK TOWARD MAIN ROAD.  AREA WAS IN 
DISREPAIR IN APRIL 1998, BUT CEMETERY WAS WELL KEPT. 

IN ADDITION TO SEVERAL UNMARKED GRAVES, THE CEMETERY CONTAINS THE FOLLOWING 
MARKED GRAVES: 

SILAS STOVER    JUN 6, 1832  --  DEC 24, 1909 (son of John and Nancy Harper 
Stover) 
MARY (WIFE OF SILAS)  1837 - 14  SEP 1911 (d/o Moses & Elizabeth Workman) 
JOHN W. (WARD) STOVER, 1865----1917  (SON OF SILAS AND MARY STOVER) 
SOLA STOVER    1892 -1921  (SON OF JOHN W. AND ELIZA TONEY STOVER) 
OTIS STOVER    OCT 8, 1861  -- JAN 20, 1910 ( son of Silas and Mary) 
GENEVA STOVER    OCT 17, 1871 --  OCT 12, 1912  (WIFE OF OTIS) 
PETER N. STOVER  25 JUN 1879  --  4 APR  1907  (SON OF SILAS AND MARY) 
JAMES A. STOVER   1 JUL 1877 - 10 NOV 1964  (SON OF SILAS AND MARY) 
ATHA M. STOVER   4 AUG 1887 --- 4 FEB 1976  (WIFE OF JAMES A.) 
SKELTON SHORT,  CO H., 7 WV CAV(husband of Nancy, d/o of Henry Williams.   
Nancy is said to be    buried in an unmarked grave in this cemetery) 
COON SHORT 10 NOV 1882 - 16 JUN 1952    
______   ________    9  SEP 1877 --- ______ 



Contributed by: Vera Thompson Treadway


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