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 Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church Cemetery - Page 1


Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church

Location

Mt. Clinton, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg travel west on Route 33 (Rawley Pike) approximately 6 miles and take a right onto Route 752 (Muddy Creek Road). Continue on Route 752 about 3 miles and take a left onto Route 726 (Mt. Clinton Pike). You will cross a bridge and go about 6/10ths mile and cemetery will be on the left side of the road.
 

Notes

Recorded cemetery from left to right (east to west) and headstones from left to right (south to north). In 1967 J. Robert Swank noted "This cemetery is well kept. Indications show more graves without markers." The notes in the "Remarks" column were provided by Mr. Swank.

Survey Date

24 May 2002

 

Photos

Robert Crawford, Lois Emswiler, Mary Beth Hoover, Doris Rhodes, Monica Sterchele

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Cemetery Index

Surnames are sorted by section / plot / row / grave - only rows are shown

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Row

Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

Images

 

 

Vanpelt

Grant

 

 

 

No visible marker; J. Robert Swank note in 1967 - Minor Hoover said this man is buried here.

 

001

Nelson

William W. "Billy"

25 Sep 1958

24 Feb 2000

Children: Bobby, Ashley

 

 

002

Nelson

Bruce A.

14 Feb 1928

 

Father, Our children: Danny, Kathy, Bruce Jr.(Buddy), Billy

 

 

002

Nelson

Pauline F.

7 Mar 1931

20 Dec 2001

Mother

 

 

002

Troyer

Roger, D.D.S.

17 Nov 1945

31 Aug 2000

Our children: Sarah K., Emily J., David M., Jared M.

 

 

002

Troyer

Jeanne Miller

23 Apr 1951

 

 

w/Roger

 

003

Moyers

Cletus Hopkins

26 Aug 1916

27 Dec 1990

 

 

 

003

Kirkpatrick

Rebecca F. Payne

28 Jun 1919

7 Dec 1994

 

 

 

003

Knight

Paul B.

30 May 1927

 

Father

 

Image 

003

Knight

Ruby

11 Jun 1927

20 Jul 1998

Mother

 

Image 

003

Caldwell

Loyd E.

1929

2000

 

Kyger Trobaugh funeral home marker only

 

003

Brown

Harold

1934

1999

 

Kyger Trobaugh funeral home marker only

 

003

Dove

Leona M.

1 May 1916

3 Oct 1999

 

 

 

003

Carpenter

Julian O., Rev.

28 Jul 1941

29 Oct 2001

SFC U.S. Army Vietnam

 

 

003

Carpenter

Randy

1953

2002

 

Johnson funeral home marker only

 

003

McDorman

Leonard W. "Mack"

16 Feb 1930

11 Mar 1999

Our children: Bonnie, Leonard Jr., Rhonda Huffman, R. Joseph, Lewis Milton, Libbie Ritchie

 

 

003

McDorman

Ruby Hawkins

15 Jun 1932

 

 

w/Leonard

 

003

Knight

Bobby E.

13 Oct 1938

28 May 1999

 

 

Image 

003

High

Ronald G.

27 Dec 1938

10 Feb 2002

 

 

 

003

High

Evelyn M.

9 Nov 1948

 

 

 

 

004

Smith

Warren H.

23 Feb 1922

15 May 1987

U. S. Army WWII

Military marker reads Warren Howard Smith

 

004

Smith

Wretha A.

8 Mar 1929

13 Feb 1998

 

 

 

004

Knight

Ralph F.

11 Jun 1920

12 Jan 1997

PFC U.S. Army WWII

 

 

004

Ritchie

Ivan

16 Oct 1914

7 Jun 1998

 

 

 

004

Ritchie

Helen T.

19 May 1916

14 Mar 1998

 

 

 

004

Jones

Effie H.

31 May 1910

2 Jun 2000

Mother

 

 

004

Burkholder

I. David

3 Sep 1936

 

Married 1 Sep 1956

 

 

004

Burkholder

Lois C.

5 Jan 1937

 

 

w/I. David

 

004

Simmons

Mabel

13 May 1930

26 Nov 1998

 

 

 

004

Hoskins

Della May

1917

2000

 

Kyger Trobaugh funeral home marker only

 

004

Zirkle

Coyn Clayton

1941

1999

 

McMullen funeral home marker only

 

004

Payne

Edward L.

9 Jul 1912

29 Jul 2001

 

 

 

004

Payne

Naomi P.

18 Oct 1925

 

 

 

 

004

Payne, Sr.

Clarence E.

10 Aug 1920

7 Feb 1999

 

 

 

004

Johnson

Russell F.

1975

1998

 

 

 

004

Eppard

Robert D.

1940

1997

Wed 29 Dec 1979

 

 

004

Eppard

Katherine M.

1938

 

 

w/Robert D.

 

004

Smith, Jr.

Charles W.

18 Oct 1931

 

 

 

 

004

Knight

Margie Louise

4 Apr 1940

28 May 1998

 

 

 

005

Payne

John W.

16 Mar 1914

24 May 1999

Cpl U.S. Army Air Forces WWII

Military marker reads John Wilmer Payne

 

005

Smith

Jacob Leon (Ginger)

28 May 1960

26 May 1994

 

 

 

005

Curry

Charles L.

8 Mar 1943

 

Married 8 Aug 1961

 

 

005

Curry

Shirley H.

18 Jul 1947

30 Mar 1994

 

w/Charles L.

 

005

Payne

Paul

23 Aug 1917

6 Apr 1987

 

 

Image 

005

Hoover

Frances K.

11 Jun 1915

3 Mar 1987

 

 

Image 

005

Hoover

Robert Lee

1925

1988

AS U.S. Navy WWII

 

Image 

005

Hoover

Danny Leroy

10 Jun 1952

 

Son

 

Image 

005

Hoover

Anna Lee

3 Jan 1927

28 Aug 1993

Mother

 

Image 

005

Hoover

Jacob T. "Jakie"

16 Oct 1931

13 Jun 1993

 

 

Image 

005

Knight

Avis E.

19 Jun 1949

 

Our children: Kim, Bryan, Chris, Wesley, Dustin

 

 

005

Knight

Vera J.

16 May 1948

 

 

w/Avis E.

 

005

Thomas

Wanda Hamilton

26 Aug 1948

23 Feb 1996

Mother

 

 

005

Simmons

Stanley L.

16 Aug 1951

24 Dec 1992

Married 2 Dec 1979

 

 

005

Simmons

Virginia L.

5 Jul 1957

 

 

w/Stanley L.

 

005

Hoover

Paul

30 Nov 1928

27 Aug 1996

 

 

Image 

005

Lam

Sidney McClure

22 Sep 1919

23 Apr 1993

 

 

Image

005

Lam

Hazel Lea

19 Apr 1922

14 Sep 1998

 

 

Image 

005

Smith

Henry A.

14 Apr 1932

15 Apr 1986

Married 7 May 1950

 

 

005

Smith

Mamie M.

9 Mar 1934

 

 

w/Henry A.

 

005

Huffman

John W.

6 Aug 1915

14 Mar 1995

Pfc U.S. Marine Corps WWII

Military marker reads John William Huffman

 

005

Huffman

Geraldine M.

5 Jun 1913

24 Sep 1988

 

 

 

005

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Stone missing-only base in 2002

 

006

Caldwell

Frank

8 May 1916

12 Nov 1980

 

 

 

006

Caldwell

Howard C.

8 Apr 1914

18 Oct 1995

 

 

 

006

Caldwell

Dorothy M.

21 Jun 1921

 

 

 

 

006

Caldwell

Leonard

2 Jun 1922

27 Nov 1989

 

 

 

006

Knowles

Randall Alan

11 Jan 1964

3 Dec 1979

s/Riley A. Jr. & Ruth M. (Swope) Knowles

 

 

006

Swope

Howard P.

1913

1980

Father

 

 

006

Swope

Martha A.

1910

1996

Mother

 

 

006

Knight

Barney K.

10 Aug 1908

7 Feb 1980

 

 

Image 

006

Knight

Minnie B.

8 Dec 1917

 

 

 

Image 

006

Lambert

Edward L. "Eddie"

2 Dec 1937

12 Jun 1995

 

 

 

006

Lambert

Georgie L.

3 Sep 1934

 

 

 

 

006

Bynaker

John P.

14 Aug 1919

31 Oct 1997

 

 

 

006

Sanford

Taga L.

22 Jun 1924

24 Jul 1983

 

 

 

006

Hoover

Pete

20 Jul 1920

19 Mar 1983

 

 

Image 

006

Hoover

Margie C.

20 Dec 1928

 

 

 

Image 

006

Hoover

Lester L.

20 Sep 1931

10 Jan 1988

Their children: Judy, Billy, Jeff

 

 

006

Hoover

Rosie S.

26 Jun 1933

 

 

w/Lester L.

 

006

Fink

Charles F.

22 Feb 1926

7 Oct 1982

 

 

 

006

Fink

Reba V.

17 Dec 1928

 

 

 

 

006

McDorman

J. Richard

1927

1979

 

 

 

006

McDorman

Lorraine B.

1933

1983

 

 

 

006

Reedy

Arlie Eugene

28 Feb 1956

11 Jul 1987

 

 

 

006

Payne

Harry L.

25 Aug 1924

 

 

 

 

006

Payne

Mary C.

17 Mar 1927

10 Oct 1996

 

 

 

006

Reedy

Jordan W.

20 Apr 1996

20 Apr 1996

Our son

 

 

006

Payne

Edward Eugene

16 Mar 1908

3 Jun 1992

 

 

 

006

Eppart

Barbara Ann

13 Nov 1968

22 Feb 1989

Daughter

 

 

006

Shoemaker

James W.

20 Mar 1893

1 Feb 1980

 

 

Image

006

Shoemaker

Sallie C.

21 May 1906

12 Jan 1989

 

 

Image 

006

Eavers

James Orville

1920

1987

Pfc U.S. Army WWII

 

 

007

Howdyshell

Whitney Lee

20 Sep 1927

18 Sep 1981

Father; Married 11 Feb 1950; Our children: Rickey, Lester, Janet, June, Joann

 

Image 

007

Howdyshell

Jearlene V.

6 Dec 1930

 

Mother

w/Whitney Lee

Image 

007

Sandy

Elbert W.

8 Nov 1935

21 Sep 1995

Brother, uncle & friend

 

 

007

Caldwell

Robert F.

1902

1979

Father; Children-Earl, Pauline, Loyd, Golden, Clarence, Geraldine, Rachel, Helen, Brenda

 

 

007

Caldwell

Lucille S.

1908

1979

Mother

w/Robert F.

 

007

Caldwell

Earl David

1923

1980

 

Lindsey funeral home marker only

 

007

Showalter

W. Earl

14 Aug 1908

30 Jan 1992

Father; Children-Ethel, Paul, William, Mary Lee, Samuel

 

Image

007

Showalter

Elma K.

14 Feb 1910

15 Dec 1986

Mother

w/W. Earl; nee Kingree

Image 

007

Crawford

Lester J.

6 Apr 1929

 

 

 

Image 

007

Crawford

Arvilla M.

4 Jan 1931

10 Jun 1992

 

 

Image 

007

Anthony, Sr.

James W.

2 Jan 1936

3 Oct 1988

 

 

 

007

Anthony

Loretta J.

14 Aug 1937

 

 

 

 

007

McDorman

Claude S.

29 Dec 1904

6 Oct 1982

 

 

Image 

007

McDorman

Iva B.

23 Sep 1913

20 Sep 1996

 

 

Image 

007

Allen

James P.

17 Sep 1930

4 Mar 1988

Pvt U.S. Army Korea

Military marker reads James Paul Allen

 

007

Allen

Helen G.

29 May 1930

 

 

 

 

007

Allen

John W.

8 Mar 1952

16 Oct 1978

Father; Our children-Vicky, Cindy, Denise

 

 

007

Allen

Sandra S.

11 Jan 1954

 

Mother

w/John W.

 

007

McDorman

Russell B.

22 Jan 1922

 

Father; married 30 Aug 1952

 

 

007

McDorman

Violet G.

21 Aug 1936

3 Jun 1978

Mother

w/Russell B.

 

007

Crouch

William

7 Jan 1913

7 Nov 1986

 

 

 

007

Crouch

Grace F.

1 Dec 1918

16 Aug 1990

 

 

 

007

Hensley

Virginia M.

5 Mar 1938

27 Mar 1985

 

nee Crouch

 

007

Brooks

Carl E.

21 Aug 1928

27 Oct 1977

Father; Children-Karen, Tommy, Steven, Jackie, Dale, Carl, Cindy

 

 

007

Brooks

Thelma B.

2 Feb 1929

 

Mother

w/Carl E.

 

007

Hoover

Weldon K.

27 Feb 1909

8 Mar 1977

 

 

Image 

007

Hoover

Charlotte M.

9 Jun 1916

13 Oct 1995

 

 

Image 

008

Harper

June Faye

7 Oct 1959

31 Aug 199

 

 

 

008

Howdyshell

Daniel W.

26 Sep 1979

22 Feb 1980

Son

 

 

008

Falls

Ly? Hazel

1925

1997

 

Kyger Trobaugh funeral home marker only-letters missing

 

008

Falls

Layton C.

12 Jan 1913

18 Feb 1991

 

 

 

008

Simmons

Leslie P.

10 Jan 1940

16 Oct 1977

 

 

 

008

Simmons

Genevieve A.

22 Feb 1943

 

 

 

 

008

Smith

William E.

12 Jul 1912

19 Sep 1985

Husband; S2 U.S. Navy WWII

Military marker reads William Evert Smith

 

008

Smith

Catherine G.

8 Jan 1939

 

Wife

w/William E.

 

008

Shoemaker

Charles S.

20 Feb 1948

2 Jun 1984

 

 

 

008

Donovan

`

20 Jun 1953

10 Jun 1977

 

 

 

008

Donovan

David

20 May 1932

 

Father

 

 

008

Donovan

Brownie M.

12 Mar 1933

9 Dec 1999

Mother

 

 

008

Hoover

Dallas L.

2 Apr 1941

 

 

 

 

008

Hoover

Margie M.

29 Mar 1941

 

 

 

 

008

Knight

Harry

17 Aug 1912

9 Apr 1984

 

 

Image 

008

Knight

Hazel M.

24 Aug 1918

 

 

 

Image 

008

Knight

Donnie Lee

14 Jun 1957

 

 

 

 

008

Warner

Tynia Luann Wilburn

11 Mar 1968

25 Nov 1994

Her children: Karen, Jennifer, Timothy

 

 

008

Allen

Rodney Wayne

25 Nov 1972

23 Feb 1977

 

 

 

008

Allen

Larry P.

26 Jan 1949

6 Mar 1993

Pvt U.S. Army Vietnam; His children-Rodney, Stefanie, John

Military marker reads Larry Paul Allen

 

008

Reedy

Arlie H.

24 Dec 1918

2 Jan 1994

 

 

 

008

Reedy

Tressie E.

6 Apr 1924

13 May 1994

 

 

 

008

Rexrode

George E.

1904

1976

 

 

 

008

Rexrode

Lena B.

1906

1996

 

 

 

008

King

Joseph R.

6 Mar 1894

27 Dec 1975

Father; Married 2 Jun 1926

 

 

008

King

Ola Fulk

3 Oct 1896

27 Mar 1981

Mother

w/Joseph R.

 

008

Sparks

B. Joan King

20 Mar 1927

10 Jul 1999

Beloved d/Joseph R. & Ola Fulk King Sparks

 

 

008

Hoover

Fannie C.

20 Mar 1885

7 Feb 1981

Erected by Charlotte

 

Image 

008

Hoover

Bobby Lee

7 Aug 1940

26 Oct 1982

 

 

 

009

Rexrode

Benjamin B.

29 Mar 1921

14 May 1995

 

 

 

009

Rexrode

Arizona R.

30 Jul 1921

 

 

 

 

010

McDorman

Scott A.

 

28 Jan 1976

 

 

 

010

Caldwell

Rocky A.

12 Aug 1947

16 Apr 1978

 

 

 

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