Mattinburg Cemetery



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Read on Mat 24, 1998 by John and Nelda Strube and submitted by the Upshur County Historical Commission.
Thanks to Geraldine Little Braswell  and Ernest Glenn Campbell for the pictures and information in green.
Thanks to Ken Brown for the information in navy blue.
Thanks to Carmon C. McManigell for the use of her Puckett pictures.
Thanks to Billie King Pilgrim for the information maroon.
Thanks to Peggy Sutherlin for the information in light blue.

Unknown

(Larry D Smith
Jan 10, 1941            --------
(Dorothy Glenn Smith
Jan 30, 1944        May 17, 1980

(Lon A Efurd
1909        1982
(Ila Merle Puckett Efurd
1915       -------
(Bobby L Effurd
1937          1967

(William E Puckett
May 21, 1912         Dec 23, 1976
(Bessie M Puckett
Oct 10, 1915            -----

Ancel Puckett
Nov 9, 1909       Sep 25, 195        s/o L E & R I Puckett

(Luther E Puckett
Feb 29, 1888         Jul 9, 1960
(RuthHarris Puckett
Jul 12, 1892         Mar 3, 1980

(J T Puckett
Jun 17, 1853         Mar 31, 1924
(E C Puckett
Jun 3, 1860         Feb 6, 1943

T J Puckett
Sep 25, 1864          Jul 17, 1906

Dora May Puckett
Dec 23, 1892       Sep 11, 1895       d/o J T & C E Puckett

Ovie E Puckett
Nov 14, 1900         Feb 1, 1901

Thomas Edison Bullard
Jul 5, 1918         Nov 10, 1984       Sgt US Army  WW II

Unknown

John Edison Bullard
---------       Oct 3, 1961

Mrs Ab Bullard
----------         Feb 17, 1964

Katie E P King Hopper        w/o J W Hopper; d/o Tandy Wagner & Mary Ann Louisa Efurd King
1876       1895       

Unknown

Unknown

(Henry David Keel
May 18, 1894        Aug 27, 1966
(Mrs H D Keel
Sep 24, 1898         Mar 15, 1949

L D Hawkins
Mar 6, 1917         Feb 11, 1983         Pvt US Army WWII

(Penny Bowler
Mar 5, 1890       Jun 7, 1977          m. Jan 18, 1932
(Florence Bowler
Nov 18, 1904        Jan 9, 1979

Billy Wayne Bowles
Jun 8, 1954       Jun 11, 1954

Jimmy Bowles           m. Betty Fay Phillips Apr 24, 1953 in Camp County
Dec 22, 1933         Jun 21, 1969

Thomas Abner Johns        s/o William Neal & Mary Lou Simpson  Johns
1888         1961

Mary Lou Simpson Johns          w/o William Neal
Dec 15, 1850      Dec 30, 1930         mother

William Neal Johns          h/o Mary Lou Simpson
Jun 7, 1842      May 6, 1898       father

Infant
1902         (only date)         s/o Kate Johns & Earl Bass

Unknown

Elsie Faye Green
Jan 8, 1930        Jan 18, 1946

Donald Ray Bowles
May 22, 1935        Aug 13, 1991

Mary Johns
1849           1899

Katie Mitchell Bird            m. 1st Herbert Mitchell; m. 2nd Hersahll Bird;  D/o Thomas King & Julia Nix
1896           1971

Zula B King Brock         W/o Elbert Houston Brock; D/o Thomas Henry King & Julia Francis Nix
Jan 10, 1887         Feb 9, 1920

Infant Brock                 S/o Elbert Houston Brock; on same stone with his mother Zula B King Brock
b & d 1907

Unknown

Unknown

Julia Francis Nix King           w/o Thomas Henry Wagner King; d/o John Nehemiah & Harriett Francis Jeffcoat Nix
1861         1940  

William P Nix            B/o Julia King; S/o John Nix & Harriet Frances Jeffcoat; Headstone placed by Peggy Sutherlin 2002.
Apr 8, 1865               Dec 1, 1944

Thomas Henry King        h/o Julia Francis Nix; s/o Tandy Wagner & Mary Ann Louisa Efurd King
Feb 1, 1855         Jun 15, 1924

In the plot with T H King and Julia King a marker has been erected by Peggy  Sutherlin, 1995 with
the following information:
(John Nehemiah Nix
c 1824          Nov 30, 1889           m. Jul 10, 1850
(Harriet Frances Jeffcoat Nix
Feb 19, 1834        Aug 12, 1889
Grandchildren:
Zoe
Apr 10, 1897        Apr 30, 1900
Rex
-----        Jul 28, 1888
Daughter-in-law      Beatrice DeZormer King Nix; d/o Tandy Wagner King & Mary Ann Louisa Efurd
Feb 27, 1864        Jun 20, 1889
Children: John Harrison, Ida Catherine, Julia Frances, Charles, William P, Minnie

(Tandy Wagner King          s/o Henry & Nancy Brown King
Feb 19, 1828       Dec 31, 1878       father
(Mary Anne Louisa Efurd King
Nov 27, 1833       May 18, 1903       mother

Polly Mary Johnson Efurd             w/o Thomas C; d/o Phillip Johnson
May 24, 1805       Nov 19, 1886

Jessie Draper           w/o M V Draper
Jul 22, 1862       Apr 23, 1903      

Bertha Copeland White             w/o M E
Apr 5, 1883        Nov 5, 1912

Infants White            d/o Edd & Bertha White
b & d   1904 & 1906    

Baby Thompson       (no dates)

Unknown

Mary Thompson        (no dates)

Henry Thompson              h/o Louise Elizabeth Chapman
Oct 27, 1869       Jan 5, 1915     

Louise Elizabeth Chapman Thompson         w/o Henry
Sep 27, 1877        Jan 20, 1938

Leta Jewel Thompson
1946          1947

(C W Billy Keel
1869         1941         m. Mar 8, 1892
(Susan Jane Keel
1870         1961

Mary A Copeland
Jun 24, 1860         Jul 17, 1918

Hub A B Copeland
Aug 2, 1902        Apr 18, 1916

William R Copeland
Nov 29, 1854        Mar 10, 1908

Ruby Copeland             d/o W R & M A Copeland
Oct 10, 1899       Feb 27, 1900        

Leonard T Copeland
1914         1915

(Mary Elizabeth  Pruitt Copeland
1898          1980        m. Feb 9, 1913
(Woody Timothy Copeland
1893         1974

(Rufus J Bradfield
Apr 19, 1880         Jan 27, 1935
(Frances J Bradfield
Oct 1, 1882         Oct 4, 1958

(Jane C Bradfield
Sep 22, 1807         Apr 9, 1887
(Oliver S Bradfield
Mar 8, 1820        Apr 28, 1895

(Joseph N Hicks
Mar 8, 1847         Jun 27, 1922
(Mary F Hicks
Feb 23, 1847         Aug 2, 1926

Willie K Hicks
Jan 10, 1881      Aug 18, 1896     d/o J N & M F Hicks

Littie Hicks
Jan 7, 1874       Aug 2, 1885     d/o J N & M F Hicks

David Hicks
Feb 14, 1879        Jan 16, 1880       s/o J N & M F Hicks

Della  Smith Comer        w/o J C
Jan 4, 1863         Apr 29, 1937

J C Comer          h/o Della Smith
Jun 17, 1852         May 27, 1917

Grover Comer        S/o J C Comer & Della Smith
Nov 28, 1889       Feb 27, 1890       s/o J C & S D Comer

James C Morris
Jan 7, 1905      Feb 20, 1905       s/o M F & M A Morris

James McKinley Keel
Dec 24, 1925       Pvt 21 M C Batt 7 Div; (this is only date)

James T Keel            h/o Ada Evelyn Green
May 22, 1861       Nov 8, 1935

Ada Evelyn Green Keel          w/o James T
Jan 7, 1878        May 25, 1954

(Era Culbreth Keel
Apr 22, 1905      Apr 30, 1995
(Jessie Lee Keel
Mar 2, 1906       Jun 24, 1972

Willie L Hendrix
Sep 2, 1898        Mar 12, 1901

William Bruce Scott  "Scotty"
Mar 26, 1894         Feb 5, 1970       WW I

Roan Theodore Scott
1861        1940           Ma Scott

Thomas Hugh Scott
Oct 20, 1896       Jul 21, 1912

L W Scott
Jun 6, 1860       Jan 11, 1910

Ina Scott
Jun 3, 1900       May 19, 1901        d/o L W & R T Scott

Ma Scott
1861           1940

Unknown

(Giles C Efurd            s/o Thomas C & Mary Johnson Efurd (Thomas buried on plantation in Barbour Co, Ala & Mary buried        at Matinburg)
Nov 18, 1836        Dec 25, 1900
(Nancy Elizabeth H. Johns Efurd       d/o Leroy Jefferson & Lucinda Jones Johns
May 30, 1846       Aug 9, 1896

Mary L Efurd                d/o Giles C & Nancy Elizabeth H Johns Efurd
Aug 23, 1873       Aug 6, 1881        

G Dallas Efurd                 h/o Ida Duncan; s/o Giles C & Nancy Elizabeth H Johns Efurd
Nov 25, 1881       Oct 25, 1906       

(Nora A Keel McCurry
Mar 27, 1889         Jun 26, 1924
(Jack McCurry
Sep 5, 1895        Jul 22, 1948

(W T Drew
Feb 4, 1878        Feb 26, 1939
(Eva Drew
Nov 14, 1878          Jul 18, 1957

Roy Zack Drew
Mar 25, 1913         Apr 19, 1913

L A Drew            Elizabeth "Lizzie" Cadenhead
Nov 11, 1849        Dec 4, 1911       mother

J K Drew
May 27, 1849       Jul 5, 1924       father

Lillie Leona Drew
Jun 3, 1888        Jun 9, 1889

Dr William Thomas Efurd             s/o Giles C & Nancy Elizabeth H Johns Efurd; h/o #1 Viola Claudia Stoker, d/o John A & Martha Lnu Stoker; h/o #2 Annie Lou Pilgrim, d/o Isaac Timms & Sarah Emmaline Powell Pilgrim
Mar 4, 1863         Dec 23, 1922

(Margaret N Keel
1865          1905
(W W Keel
1838         1922

(Kernel Andrew Alexander
Feb 17, 1893         Apr 3, 1973
S/o William Andrew & Emily (Cure) Alexander; Grandson of Thomas Owen &  Dicy E (Stafford) Alexander
(Hattie Opal Hughes Alexander
Nov 18, 1900         Aug 11, 1975
Their children: Lettie Fay Alexander (d/o Kernal Andrew & Hattie Opal Hughes Alexander) who m. Ollie Franklin Green (s/o Charles Franklin & Beulah Armenta Cope Green); Vivian Maude Alexander who m. Travis Davie; Mary Jane Alexander who m. Ernest Glenn Campbell;
Dorothy Jean Alexander who m. Darwin Jones; Ruben Edward Alexander
(m. Mrs Jeanine M Garnard); Nelda Jo Alexander; Mable Jewel Alexander

Jewel F Drew                 S/o John Drew & Rosa Kynard
Nov 24, 1890       Nov 10, 1966

Clyde Drew
Jan 11, 1888       Aug 12, 1889      s/o John & Rosa Drew

Ernest Drew
May 9, 1886       Sep 20, 1889       s/o John & Rosa Drew

Tandie Drew                     D/o John Drew & Rosa Kynard
Nov 7, 1881       Nov 25, 1956

Ruby Cornilia Drew                 D/o John Drew & Rosa Kynard
Dec 14, 1894         Nov 17, 1951

(Rosa Drew                D/o Tandy King and Tillitha Kynard
Nov 24, 1852      Feb 4, 1934       w/o J H Drew
(John H Drew
Dec 17, 1842       Jan 16, 1929

Otis Duncan
Sep 29, 1901     Nov 15, 1901      s/o Mr & Mrs W T Duncan

Recy Craig       (no dates)          died in infancy

(Delila Craig
1858        1934
(J M Craig
1849        1909

Children of Dr J H Duke:
Infant
-----         Aug 28, 1892
Infant
-----           Sep 7, 1892

Thomas H Duke
Jan 30, 1887       Jul 8, 1889

Sarah P Thompson Keel            w/o Oakley Keel
Feb 16, 1897         Dec 27, 1922

Billy F Green
1937         1994       S/o Ollie Franklin & Lettie Fay (Alexander) Green

Ollie Lavon Green         Jul 10, 1939       Jul 24, 1960       Tx FN US Navy

(Lettie Fay Alexander Green      D/o Kernal & Hattie Opal (Hughes) Alexander; parents of Billy F Green & Ollie Lavon Green
Jul 12, 1917       Aug 15, 1989
(Ollie Franklin Green        Tx  F2  US  Navy WW II
Nov 18, 1911        Jun 14, 1972      

(Iva Pearl Harris Drew
Jul 15, 1894      Oct 16, 1962
(Guy I Drew
Sep 1, 1892      Apr 14, 1968

Unknown

Henry Grady Craig         married Lena Sasser on 20 Dec 1910 in Camp County
Sep 4, 1889        May 21, 1924

William Craig
1851         1936

Louise D Craig
1857         1941

(William Tom McCurry
Feb 22, 1878        Mar 4, 1956
(Mary M McCurry
Jul 27, 1896         Aug 7, 1988

Geraldine Worth McCurry
Jul 12, 1922        1923

6 Unknown

(Jessie Mae Stracener
Sep 29, 1898        Jan 29, 1956
(Charlie Odis Stracener           m. (2) Ellie Pearl Copeland Jul 26, 1956 Camp County, Tx
Jan 6, 1898        Dec 10, 1966

Unknown

Florence Green Crockett
Jul 31, 1907        Dec 26, 1969

William Leon Thedford
May 11, 1919       Jun 12, 1920

(Gladys Alvenia Green Thedford         d/o Charles Franklin & Beulah Armenta Cope Green
May 29, 1897        Mar 9, 1987
(Rudy V Thedford
Mar 1, 1900        May 9, 1971

(Charlie Franklin Green
Jan 8, 1867         Jul 21, 1962
(Beulah Armenta Cope Green           d/o John Wilburn & Francis Radonia Efurd Cope
Oct 2, 1867         Nov 24, 1940

(Francis Radonia Efurd Cope           d/o "Old" John Adam & Mary Elizabeth Cope Efurd
Jul 7, 1845         Oct 30, 1925
(John Wilburn Cope           s/o John Wilburn & Francis Radonia Efurd Cope
Mar 18, 1846       Mar 3, 1914

William R Cope             s/o John Wilburn & Francis Radonia Efurd Cope
Jun 3, 1878     Aug 18, 1879      

Bettie E Cope
Mar 15, 1896          Sep 17, 1896


Infant Cope
Oct 5, 1876        -----       d/o J W & F R Cope

Eddie Everett Cope          s/o John Wilburn & Francis Radonia Efurd Cope
Oct 2, 1874        Oct 14, 1874       

John D Goolsby
1842       1885         Co F 7 Ga Inf  CSA

Richard Alfred Moss
Mar 18, 1982        Feb 20, 1985

William A Moss Jr
Sep 12, 1952       Oct 10, 1952

Unknown

Delila Jones                  Oldest grave in the cemetery
Feb 12, 1843        Jan 18, 1871        w/o W P Jones (buried at Sand Hill Cemetery)
Delila Duke, sister of Eliza Duke, who married Thomas Greenwood Moss. Her husband, W P Jones, did not remarry. I don't know where W P Jones is buried. However, he was pensioned for CSA, from Camp County.His mortuary warrant says he died 10 March 1924 in Camp county, residing with friend B F Hainey, W P Jones brother was J M Jones, 1900 and 1910 in Camp County. Can't find James Jones grave. Delila Duke married W P Jones 10 Feb 1867 in Carroll Co, GA.

(Margie Lee Burcalow
Jul 21, 1924       Aug 9, 1960
(Jessie Leon Burcalow
Jan 5, 1917        Jan 2, 1986

Unknown

(John A Moss
Nov 18, 1903        Mar 11, 1940
(Myrtle Allen Cheshire Moss
Sep 27, 1903          -------

(T G Moss                   Thomas Greenwood Moss
Nov 21, 1836        Sep 5, 1880
(Eliza T Duke Moss          Sister of Delilia Jones. Eliza J Duke married 4 Dec 1860 in Carroll co, GA; Sister to Eliza and Delilah was Lucinda Clay Duke, who married John David Goolsby
Jun 11, 1843        Dec 5, 1907

The following is a list of the names that appeared on the previous Matinburg Cemetery Survey of Jan 23,  1971, which were not found for the survey for May 1998:

Elizabeth J Chandler
1861         1940

J A Chandler
1855         1935

William H Moss Jr
Sep 2, 1951        Nov 10, 1957

W B Whitfield
-----          Jan 1908

Baby
b & d    Jan 14, 1950

Mr Merle A Moss
1811          Apr 13, 1937   (?)

Aubrey Duncan
1892         Jan 20, 1956         age 63 years

Infant son of Elbert Houston Brock
b & d   1907

Mrs M T Shelton             probably Florence Miner
Mar 16, 1891       Dec 7, 1935

Rhyna Gillian Courtney
1843         1926

Ruby Pruitt
1912         1914

Katie  Sasser Bates        W/o Homer Dee
Sep 10, 1896             ?

Hallonquist, Henry bonner "Bon"          H/o Willie Louisa Overstreet
1884             Jun 18, 1954

Hallonquist, Laurrent William            W/o Billy Joe Wagner
Aug 9, 1928           Jul 11, 1955

Heston, Ida E
Mar 30, 1871             May 27, 1946

Heston, J T
1845            1937

Jones, Mary
1849            1899



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