OLIVER PERRY SLUSHER CEMETERY

Laurel Branch Road

N 36 55.008  W 80 21.524

 

 

Asa E. Hylton                                             25 Nov 1880                  age 1 month

 

Asa L. Slusher                                            12 Sep 1856                  6 May 1878

 

Mary J. (Jane Wood) Slusher                      11 Jun 1832                   16 Sep 1892

 

Oliver P. (Perry) Slusher                            8 Apr 1831                   26 Apr 1899

     Pvt Co D 30 Batt  VA Sharpshooters  CSA

 

Letha A. (Jones) w/o John A. Weeks          10 Sep 1848                  27 Jun 1923

She had married 1st Oliver P. Slusher

And was 2nd wife of Oliver P. Slusher

 

Peter Asa Slusher                                        26 Jan 1887                   17 Jun 1890

 

Rock           Unknown

 

This cemetery is fondly known as the “Little Peter Cemetery”

 

The Slusher family was most generous in showing the cemetery and giving stories of the family.  We thank them, and most especially, Janet Slusher Keith, who drove us there and provided us with much history.