Howerton Baptist Church Cemetery

Submitted by: Jeff F. Clark

Howertons Baptist Church is located off Essex Mill Road, Howertons, Essex County, VA. Inscriptions recorded March 2003 - incomplete, missing about 2 or 3 stones.

Information from the inscriptions is given in this order:


Akers
Earl
1940
1960

Akers
F. Cauthorn
1897
1972

Akers
Leonard Earl
Dec. 12, 1942
June 21, 1976

Akers
M. Alice
1898
1958

Akers
Nazareth F.
1912
1983

Allen
Willie Gray
Jan. 28, 1880
Jan. 17, 1975

Andrew
Richard
Mar. 29, 1929
Dec. 5, 1977

Ball
Jennie V.
Mar. 3, 1921
Mar. 19, 1988

Ball
Otha Henry
Oct. 28, 1919
Mar. 1, 1972
VA PFC CO A, 409 Infantry, WWII

Barnes
Arthur
May 25, 1897
Jan. 22, 1980

Baughan
James Webb
June 6, 1891
Aug. 13, 1979
On stone with Mary Carter Baughan

Baughan
Mary Carter
Nov. 22, 1898
Mar. 11, 1985
On stone with James Webb Baughan

Beazley
Esther P.
1925
On stone with William Leslie Beazley

Beazley
William Leslie
July 19, 1919
June 6, 1982
SFC, US Army
On stone with Esther P. Beazley

Billups
Julia Durham
Aug. 13, 1894
Apr. 29, 1989

Billups
Robert W.
Dec. 27, 1893
Jan. 3, 1970

Bobbitt
Carey
1895
1943
On stone with Byrd B. Taylor

Boughan, Sr.
Joseph E.
1888
1975
On stone with Letha S. Boughan

Boughan
Letha S.
1886
1965
On stone with Joseph E. Boughan, Sr.

Boughton
J. Temple
Sept. 18, 1957
Aug. 5, 1979

Boughton
J. Thomas
1918
1957

Bradley
David M.
Mar. 18, 1965
Sept. 27, 1989

Bradley
Marsha
June 20, 1983
April 8, 1984

Brizendine
Ann
Apr. 22, 1911
Oct. 3, 1965

Brizendine
Annie E.
1877
1947
On stone with Richard B. Brizendine

Brizendine
Evelyn
Nov. 9, 1899
July 26, 1963

Brizendine
Frank Garrett
June 27, 1904
Sept. 22, 1981
On stone with Mary Shearwood Brizendine

Brizendine
Iva
Feb. 18, 1898
Dec. 26, 1990

Brizendine
Mary Shearwood
Aug. 8, 1904
Jan. 21, 1990
On stone with Frank Garrett Brizendine

Brizendine
Nellie B.
Feb. 5, 1886
April 10, 1957
On stone with Wayland R. Brizendine

Brizendine
Richard B.
1857
1912
On stone with Annie E. Brizendine

Brizendine
Richard Floyd
1906
1972

Brizendine
Wayland A.
Apr. 6, 1915
Aug. 13, 1978
Double marker, spouse living

Brizendine
Wayland R.
May 3, 1877
June 17, 1940
On stone with Nellie B. Brizendine

Brizendine
William A.
May 15, 1918
Aug. 7, 1950
PFC, Infantry, WWII

Brooks
Annie B.
1894
1988
On stone with J. Woodie Brooks

Brooks
C. Irene
1914
1986

Brooks
Ellis
1854
1926

Brooks
Fairfax
1860
1939

Brooks
F. Herbert
1926
1995

Brooks
Harry E.
1903
1973

Brooks
J. Woodie
1888
1980
On stone with Annie B. Brooks

Carlton
James Carey
May 20, 1924
Aug. 1, 1984
Buried with Stadie L. Davis "Dollie"

Davis-Carlton Stadie L. "Dollie"
Sept. 5, 1920
July 11, 1978
Buried with James Carey Carlton

Carter
Ethelbert
Aug. 2, 1910
Feb. 11, 1980

Carter
James H.
1871
1964
On stone with Myrtle W. Carter

Carter
"Junior"
1943
1943
Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Carter

Carter
Lou Williams "Mother"
1880
1961
On stone with Zachariah and Robert Lew Carter

Carter
Myrtle W.
1876
1966
On stone with James H. Carter

Carter
Robert Lew "Son"
1905
1932
On stone with Zachariah and Lou Williams Carter

Carter
Zachariah "Father"
1868
1950
On stone with Lou Williams and Robert Lew Carter

Cauthorn
Amos Franklin
1893
1917
Son of R.G. and M.L. Cauthorn

Cauthorn
Estelle Bowry
1914
1975
Buried with Robert Gustavus Cauthorne

Cauthorn
John Melvin
Aug. 30, 1899
Aug. 28, 1920
Son of R.G. and M.L. Cauthorn

Cauthorn
Larkin
Feb. 17, 1904
July 29, 1920
Son of R.G. and M.L. Cauthorn

Cauthorn-Coates
Louise
1902
1990

Cauthorn
Mary Durham
Nov. 30, 1869
Jan. 29, 1959
On stone with R. Gustavus Cauthorn (1860)

Cauthorn
R. Gustavus
Feb. 6, 1860
July 20, 1956
On stone with Mary Durham Cauthorn

Cauthorne
Robert Gustavus
Nov. 23, 1909
Feb. 3, 1975
Tec4, US Army: Buried with Estelle Bowry Cauthorn. Mason symbol.

Cauthorn
Virginia T.
Jan. 8, 1919
Sept. 6, 1999
"Granddaughter"

Cauthorn
William Bryan
Dec. 8, 1896
July 23, 1974

Clark
John Richard
July 5, 1868
Mar. 28, 1946
Buried with Catharine Wilson Clark

Clark
Catharine Wilson
Oct. 4, 1878
May 15, 1946
Buried with John Richard Clark

Coates
Henry Atwell
1887
1950
Husband of Louise Cauthorn / Mason symbol

Cauthorn-Coates
Louise
1902
1990

Owens-Coghill
Anne Louis
Dec. 17, 1936
June 25, 1979

Cook
Lucian Henry
Dec. 16, 1886
Aug. 14, 1932
Father - on stone with Mary Brooks Cook, Mother

Cook
Mary Brooks
Jan. 20, 1890
June 4, 1975
Mother - on stone with Lucian Henry Cook

Covert
Charles V.
Sept. 18, 1921
June 6, 1999
Double marker, spouse living

Covington
Jersey G.
1872
1939
"Mother" on stone with Luther M. Covington "Son"

Covington
Lucy C.
Jan. 16, 1902
Sept. 11, 1904

Covington
Luther M.
1892
1949
"Son" on stone with Jersey G. Covington, "Mother"

Covington
Mary V.
May 23, 1905
Mar. 26, 1920

Covington
William J.
Sept. 2, 1897
Sept. 8, 1951

Crow
Elizabeth S.
1867
1901

Crowe
Ethel E.
Feb. 16, 1903
Mar. 23, 1972

Crowe
James Irving
July 25, 1903
Dec. 15, 1975

Crowe
Ora Lee
Mar. 23, 1881
Feb. 15, 1961
On stone with Robert Lee Crowe

Crowe
Robert Lee
Nov. 12, 1871
Jan. 18, 1944
On stone with Ora Lee Crowe

Davis
A. Gregory
1868
1949

Davis
Bobby L.

Davis
Carrie Ramsey
1902
1965
"Our Mother"

Davis
Cora B.

Davis
Damon Elliott
Sept. 3, 1954
Dec. 6, 1994
On stone with Mary Greenwood

Davis
Della D.

Davis
Edna B.
Oct. 13, 1928
June 16, 1987
Buried with Robert Henry Davis

Davis
Emily Louise
1924
1934

Davis
Eva M.
1888
1907

Davis
Fannie Akers
June 26, 1910
Dec. 8, 1970

Davis
F. Beal
1894
1943
Mason symbol

Davis
Frank J.
1930
1961

Davis
Henry
1805
1898
On stone with J.R. and Sarah Davis

Davis
Henry R.
April 1, 1885
July 4, 1952
On stone with Ida F. Davis

Davis
H. Larkin
Sept. 20, 1906
Jan. 10, 1954

Davis
Ida F.
Aug. 30, 1885
Feb. 23, 1960
On stone with Henry R. Davis

Davis
J.R.
1852
1931
On stone with Henry and Sarah Davis

Davis
Leonard

Davis
Lucy C.
1895
1956

Davis
Robert Henry
June 25, 1920
Feb. 7, 1980
Buried with Edna B. Davis
S.Sgt US Army
World War II

Davis
Roy E.
1914
1992

Davis
Sarah
No dates
On stone with J.R. and Henry Davis

Davis
Sheila Ann, Infant
June 19, 1966
June 19, 1966
Buried with Willie B. Davis

Davis-Carlton
Stadie L. "Dollie"
Sept. 5, 1920
July 11, 1978
Buried with James Carey Carlton

Davis
Virginia A.
1858
1946

Davis
William Estes
Aug. 28, 1916
Jan. 5, 1975

Davis
William Frank
1895
1937

Davis
William Wallace
Jan. 1, 1939
Oct. 31, 1984

Davis
Willie B.
Jan. 1, 1897
Mar. 27, 1977
Buried with Sheila Ann Davis, Infant

Delano
Calvert Hugh
1923
1978
TEC4, US Army, WWII

Dishman
Inez Quintilla
May 11, 1869
June 4, 1947
Wife of Milton Wirtley Durham

Dix
Ada Jeffries
Feb. 8, 1877
Nov. 25, 1940
On stone with Magruder Dix

Dix
Everett
1880
1969
Faithful husband and father

Dix
Lala S.
1887
1964
Faithful wife and mother

Dix
Magruder
June 2, 1871
Dec. 15, 1962
On stone with Ada Jeffries Dix

Dunn
Alice S.
April 20, 1854
Oct. 19, 1932

Dunn
Lewis Albert
July 15, 1942
Apr. 6, 1972
In memory of our loved one

Durham
Eleanor B.
June 9, 1896
Jan. 9, 1901
Dau. of W.F. and E.J. Durham

Durham
Ellen P.
1896
1896
Age 3 months

Durham
Eva Dollman
May 8, 1876
July 30, 1961

Durham
George Temple
Sept. 14, 1824
Mar. 13, 1891

Durham
Ida M.
Mar. 3, 1856
June 4, 1916

Durham
Ila A.
1877
1951
On stone with Roland D. Durham

Durham
Jacob
Mar. 21, 1826
Aug. 12, 1899

Durham
James Ware
1875
1956
On stone with Janet Stuart Durham

Durham
Janet Stuart
1880
1969
On stone with James Ware Durham

Shearwood - Durham
Margaret E.
May 8, 1874
Aug. 21, 1932
Wife of T.T. Durham

Durham
Mary A.
Mar. 21, 1849
Sept. 29, 1927
Asleep in Jesus, peaceful rest, Whose waking is supremely blest.

Durham
Mary Adeline
1845
1878

Durham
Mary Sheppard
1861
1944

Durham
Matilda C.
Aug. 8, 1840
Oct. 26, 1911

Durham
Milton Wirtley
March 5, 1861
June 18, 1913

Durham
Montague Fleet
1889
1949

Durham
Robert E.
Nov. 8, 1913
Nov. 8, 1933

Durham
Robert S.
1905
1905

Durham
Roland D.
1873
1952
On stone with Ila A. Durham

Durham
T.H.
Sept. 8, 1831
July 25, 1908

Durham
Tally Twyman
Oct. 3, 1876
Nov. 27, 1960

Durham
William Franklin
1832
1914

Durham, Jr.
William Franklin
June 25, 1870
Feb. 22, 1914
On stone with Eva Dollman Durham

Echo
Lillian W.
1904
1986

Echo
Waino J.
Mar. 2, 1908
Apr. 19, 1970

Fogg
Elza
Oct. 20, 1852
Feb. 8, 1921

Gallagher
G. Russell
1906
1973
Buried with Irene B. Gallagher

Gallagher
Irene B.
1908
1996
Buried with G. Russell Gallagher

Gallagher
Stanley R.
May 6, 1930
Apr. 6, 1932

Gordon
Lila Linthicum
Nov. 1, 1947
June 21, 1990

Greenwood
Charles A.
1876
1952

Greenwood
Leon E.
Sept. 9, 1958
Mar. 9, 1991

Greenwood
Lewis C.
1919
2000
Double marker, spouse living
On stone with Damon Elliott Davis.

Greenwood
Theodore C.
1916
1983

Gregory
Annis Marie
Aug. 10, 1922
Aug. 25, 1990

Hammond
Irene M.
1916
1976

Harmon
Mary Frances
April 11, 1844
Sept. 1, 1916
Wife of George Temple Durham

Harper
Annie Brooks
1895
1980
Buried with Thomas Lake Harper

Harper
Ernest L.
1923
1995
Buried with Jennie D. Harper / Tec 4, US Army, WWII

Harper
Jennie D.
1927
1995
Buried with Ernest L. Harper

Harper
Thomas Lake
1896
1967
Buried with Annie Brooks Harper

Headley
Marie W.
1925
1992
Double marker, spouse living

Hinkson
Mary G.
1914
1998
Double marker, spouse living

Jeffries
Benjamin W.
1913
1977

Jeffries
Frank Smith
May 8, 1895
Nov. 6, 1918
Died in France

Jeffries
James R.
Oct. 5, 1889
Aug. 7, 1974

Jernigan
Thomas L.
Mar. 21, 1909
Nov. 28, 1996
Double marker, spouse living

Johnson
Emma B.
1896
1967
On stone with R. Preston Johnson

Johnson
Emma J.
June 2, 1929
Jan. 23, 1930

Johnson
Naomi Nosser
1915
2000
On stone with Richard Nelson Johnson

Johnson
Richard Nelson
1919
1989
On stone with Naomi Nosser Johnson

Johnson
R. Preston
1892
1965
On stone with Emma B. Johnson

Lawson
Bessie A.
Sept. 6, 1915
Oct. 12, 1942

Linthicum
Arthur Berkley
1909
1973

Linthicum
Gertrude B.
Mar. 12, 1922
Apr. 27, 1953

Linthicum
Richard Lewis
Jan. 3, 1915
May 7, 1994
On stone with Rita L. Loving

Loving
Ellis Byrd
1917
1992
Double marker, spouse living

Loving
George C.
June 23, 1892
Aug. 2, 1958
VA PFC Btry D. 42 Artillery CAC WWI

Loving-Linthicum
Rita L.
May 15, 1915
Sept. 13, 1982
On stone with Richard Lewis Linthicum

Lumpkin
Christopher Carroll
Oct. 16, 1909
Jan. 19, 1989
On stone with Roberta Lewis Lumpkin

Lumpkin
Iva P.
1898
1990
On stone with Manrid O. Lumpkin

Lumpkin
Manrid O.
July 1, 1897
Mar. 19, 1962
PVT US Army, WWI
On stone with Iva P. Lumpkin

Lumpkin-Smith
Mary Emma
Dec. 13, 1857
Apr. 17, 1919
On stone with Robert Guy Smith

Lumpkin
Roberta Lewis
Feb. 25, 1914
Feb. 3, 1993
On stone with Christopher Carroll Lumpkin

Lynch
Alice C.
1879
1904

Marion
Nicole Brooke
Apr. 7, 1987
July 22, 2001
My best friend, our loving daughter and sister, you
will always be in our hearts, Sandra, Jerry, and Chris.
A photo of her is embedded.

Martin
Jean Loving
Oct. 14, 1941
Sept. 18, 1992

Minor
Lucy A.
1848
1925

Minter
James R.
Feb. 3, 1907
Apr. 23, 1943
Our son.

Mitchell
Alma Durham
Feb. 16, 1910
Mar. 5, 1999
On stone with Joseph Ryland Mitchell, Sr.

Mitchell
Celia Davis
Apr. 14, 1878
Jan. 13, 1964

Mitchell
Floyd Mason
Aug. 15, 1907
Oct. 27, 1990
Tec 5, US Army, WWII
Double marker, spouse living

Mitchell
James Rosser
Feb. 27, 1869
Sept. 15, 1938

Mitchell
Joseph Ryland
June 13, 1903
Dec. 27, 1982
On stone with Alma Durham Mitchell

Mitchell
Joseph Ryland, Jr.
Jan. 22, 1935
Dec. 26, 1963
VA SP4, Btry A.

Moore
James Franklin
July 19, 1933
Oct. 1, 1999
Double marker, spouse living

Napier
John E.
Sept. 26, 1893
July 23, 1962
Buried with Ruby Beatrice Napier

Napier
Ruby Beatrice
Dec. 10, 1905
Jan. 13, 1998
Buried with John E. Napier

O'Kelley
Jean B.
1943
1972
"Mother"

Owen
Ella M.
Dec. 3, 1845
Aug. 15, 1919
"Mother"

Owen
John M.
Oct. 23, 1836
Nov. 3, 1903
Mason symbol

Owen
John R.
1876
1913
Mason symbol

Owen
V. Arsell
Nov. 24, 1888
May 10, 1989

Owens-Coghill
Anne Louis
Dec. 17, 1936
June 25, 1979

Owens
Russell Louis
1910
1976
Double marker, spouse living

Raduenz
Earl Howard
Nov. 9, 1934
June 26, 1992

Rawlette
Mildred Baughan
Feb. 10, 1926
Mar. 23, 1999
Nannie

Rawlette
Ronald Carter
1947
1947
"Baby"

Robinson
Mary
July 17, 1850
Dec. 16, 1933

Shackelford
A.B.
Jan. 31, 1832
May 14, 1904

Shackelford
Ella
Sept. 1, 1904
June 26, 1926
First wife of J.H. Clark (John Henry)

Shackelford
Ella J.
1842
1921

Shackleford
Frances B.
Dec. 11, 1922
Aug. 23, 1967

Shearwood
Adeline B.
1833
1918

Shearwood
Estelle N.
1911
1998
Double marker, spouse living

Sherwood
James H.
June 1898
April 1933

Shearwood - Durham
Margaret E.
May 8, 1874
Aug. 21, 1932
Wife of T.T. Durham

Shearwood
Mary B.
1872
1949
On stone with Richard A. Shearwood

Shearwood
Richard A.
1869
1940
On stone Mary B. Shearwood

Smith
Calvin Dew
Nov. 25, 1896
Oct. 10, 1918

Smith
Mary Elizabeth
Age four years

Lumpkin-Smith
Mary Emma
Dec. 13, 1857
Apr. 17, 1919
On stone with Robert Guy Smith

Smith
Robert Evans
Age one year

Smith
Robert Guy
Jan 9, 1847
Oct. 12, 1922
On stone with Mary Emma Lumpkin "his wife"

Spencer
Ann B.
Oct. 24, 1947
May 25, 1982

Taylor
Bernard L.
1941
1961

Taylor
Byrd B.
1902
1971
On stone with Carey Bobbitt

Taylor
Estelle W.
June 1, 1922
Oct. 10, 2002
On stone with Fred R. Taylor

Taylor
Fred R.
July 10,1922
Oct. 25,1979
S1 US Navy, WWII
On stone with Estelle W. Taylor

Taylor
Gerald Lee
1957
1970

Taylor
Inda Anner
July 26, 1852
July 2, 1917

Taylor
James H.
Feb. 15, 1849
Dec. 26, 1929

Taylor
Mary Hilda
Jan. 25, 1904
July 20, 1905

Taylor
Myrteen R.
Oct. 16, 1914
Mar. 26, 1976
On stone with William H. Taylor

Taylor
Nancy Brooks
Feb. 26, 1893
Dec. 2, 1989

Taylor
Robert N.
Dec. 25, 1887
Apr. 24, 1971
On stone with Susie A. Taylor

Taylor
Susie A.
Dec. 1, 1891
Jan. 29, 1973
On stone with Robert N. Taylor

Taylor
William H.
Nov. 10, 1913
Oct. 20, 1970
On stone with Myrteen R. Taylor

Taylor
Willie M.
July 27, 1899
Jan. 6, 1952
Husband of Mary L. Taylor

Tilden
Walter
Oct. 8, 1905
Mar. 5, 1977

Webb
Blanche Smith
1894
1952
On stone with J. Leonard Webb

Webb
J. Leonard
1891
1949
On stone with Blanche Smith Webb

Wharton
Martha Sara
Jan. 31, 1889
Dec. 16, 1960
Our beloved mother

Wharton
Richard B.
Dec. 26, 1912
Dec. 19, 1961

Williams
Alice Duff
1860
1926
On stone with William Samuel Williams

Williams
Ethelbert
1854
1925

Williams
Ethelbert
Oct. 20, 1884
Sept. 28, 1916
On stone with Lilly DeClarence Williams

Williams
Lilly DeClarence
Nov. 20, 1888
May 28, 1927
On stone with Ethelbert Williams (1884)

Williams
Mary C.
Aug. 7, 1849
Apr. 17, 1917

Williams
William Samuel
1854
1920
On stone with Alice Duff Williams

Winder
Frances A.
Feb. 26, 1944
Aug. 9, 1988

Winder
Manrid L.
1918
2002

Wright
V. Kathleen
Aug. 25, 1923
Feb. 25, 1999
Double marker, spouse living


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