Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

Mt. Zion Church of the Brethren Cemetery (Page 1)


Mt. Zion Brethren Church Sign

Location

Rockingham County, Virginia. On Mount Zion Road (Route 752) north of Singers Glen and near junction of Wengers Mill Road (Route 753).

Notes

From the road, rows are front to back and right to left. In 1967, J. Robert Swank made a notation that - "there are many unmarked graves and some say there was an older burial ground adjacent to the present one. No indications".

Survey Date

November 2001



Photos

Curtis & Carolyn Reedy, Deb Wake, Hilda Welch

 

 


Cemetery Index         Mt. Zion Page 2

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

001

Rimel

Chloe M.

30 Oct 1882

18 Oct 1912

29y 11m 18d; w/O. G.

nee Lam

 

001

Rimel

Otis G.

9 Nov 1889




 

001

Ritchie

Lelia V.

1875

1951


nee Dillard

 

001

Ritchie

Benjamin F.

1863

1955


s/George W & Mary A.

 

001

Ritchie

Hannah M.

1871

1913


d/Abraham & Christina Moyers; 1/w-Benjamin F. Ritchie

 

001

Ritchie

Glen B.

23 Mar 1917




 

001

Ritchie

Edna L.

6 Sep 1918

18 May 1981



 

001

Ritchie

Pearl E.

17 Oct 1899

23 Apr 1965


d/Thomas & Minnie Fife Light; w/Cleo Berry Ritchie

 

001

Moyers

Minnie M.

10 Sep 1896

16 Jun 1919

22y 9m 6d; w/David Moyers

d/B. F. & Hannah Moyers Ritchie

 

001

Flemmings

Raymond L.

22 Aug 1914

15 Jan 1915


s/Walter & Bessie Kenney Flemmings

 

001

Flemmings

Vada F.

7 Oct 1916

3 Sep 1921


d/Walter & Bessie Kenney Flemmings

 

001

Flemmings

Walter L.

5 Sep 1886

17 Mar 1920

father

s/Walter & Bessie Kenney Flemmings

 

001

Flemmings

Freeman W.

22 Aug 1914

15 Jan 1915


s/Walter & Bessie Kenney Flemmings

 

001

Flemmings

Mammie Bruce

27 Jun 1909

9 Dec 1952


d/Walter & Bessie Kenney Flemmings

 

001

Armentrout

Bessie Flemmings

5 Sep 1885

11 Jul 1955

mother

nee Kenney; w/Walter L. Flemmings

 

001

Unknown





illegible funeral home marker

 

001

Ritchie

Doris Jean

1934

1936


McMullen funeral home marker only

 

001

Ritchie

Eula C.

11 Jan 1896

9 Nov 1974



 

001

Ritchie

Ralph R.

7 Jun 1894

4 Apr 1976



 

001

Ritchie

Lawrence W.

16 Oct 1914

7 Aug 1993

father


 

001

Whetzel

Julian M.

18 May 1856

30 Apr 1917

60y 11m 12d; w/Jacob Whetzel

d/Michael & Catherine Lantz

 

001

Whetzel

Jacob

1860

1950



 

001

Reedy

H. Link

1865

1944


s/Gustav Reedy

Image

001

Reedy

Rebecca Jane

8 Mar 1865

20 Feb 1920



Image

001

Reedy

Susan


5 May 1917

48 years

w/John

Image

001

Reedy

John P.


24 Aug 1918

75y 6m 20d


Image

001

Custer

Joseph C.

1891

1921

father

s/Harvey W. & Hannah Biller Custer; 1/h of Vernie L. Reedy

 

001

Andes

Vernie Custer

1891

1965

mother

d/Eli(Dick) & May F. Ritchie Reedy; 1/h Joseph Clint Custer; 2/h Albert Andes

 

001

Andes

Albert F.

1889

1971


Rhodes (now Grandle) funeral marker only

 

001

Reedy

Roy Gilmer

20 May 1922

17 Nov 1977

PVT U.S. Army WWII


 

001

Reedy

Dorothy V.

31 Oct 1924

2 Nov 1924


no visible marker - recorded by Swank in 1967

Image

002

Showalter

M. C.

13 Dec 1876

17 May 1955



 

002

Showalter

Benjamin A.

24 Jan 1842

22 Jun 1916

74y 4m 29d; father

s/Jacob & Elizabeth Funk Showalter

 

002

Showalter

Mary E.

9 May 1847

13 Oct 1923

76y 7m 4d; mother

nee Hollar; w/Benjamin A. Showalter

 

002

Kline

Joseph D.

4 Sep 1872

16 Mar 1943

father

s/Isaac & Rebecca Kline

 

002

Kline

Rebecca V.

30 Apr 1880

21 Dec 1951

mother

d/Benj. A. & Mary E. Hollar Showalter; w/Joseph D. Kline

 

002

Moyers

Joseph L.

1904

1969



 

002

Moyers

Pauline S.

1908

1986



 

002

Moyers

Minnie

24 Apr 1914

18 Mar 1923

d/Joel & Mary E. Myers Moyers


 

002

Moyers

Mary E.

1869

1928

mother

d/John G. & Hester Myers; 1/mJoel Moyers

 

002

Moyers

Joel

1868

1941

father

s/Henry & Susan Sanger Moyers

 

002

Keister

Bertha A.

7 Feb 1894

10 Sep 1918

24y 7m 4d; d/W. C. & L. C. Keister


 

002

Keister

Elsie Florence

22 Feb 1899

8 Mar 1920


d/W. C. & L. C. Keister

 

002

Keister

Ticie Lee

12 Jul 1901

12 May 1926


d/W. C. & L. C. Keister

 

002

Keister

Lydia C.

1868

1955

mother

2/w W. C. Keister; nee Smith

 

002

Keister, Jr.

John D.

1922

1925



 

002

Keister

Jack

1934

1934



 

002

Branner, Jr.

Herbert

7 Jul 1924



Lindsey funeral home marker only

 

002

Lam

Abigail

1866

1938

mother

1/h Scott; 2/h Joseph Lam

 

002

Lam

Joseph

1868

1930

father


 

002

Lam

Lydia R.

7 Jul 1898

9 Dec 1959

daughter

d/Joseph & Abigail Lam

 

002

Lam

Katie M.

13 Mar 1908

12 Mar 1963


d/Joseph & Abigail Lam

 

002

Lewis

Mrs. Emmer M.




Lindsey funeral marker only; no dates; d/John & Lizzie Myers

 

002

Lewis

Mr. George




Lindsey funeral marker only; no dates; from W.Va.

 

002

Hoover

L. H.

1865

19__


s/Jacob; Swank notes Lemuel H. Hoover b. 1863 & d. 9 Sep 1946

Image

002

Hoover

Matilda

1855

1937

his wife

d/Isaac Barton; w/Lemuel L. H. Hoover

Image

002

Moyers

Elmer L.

1922

1938


s/John & Erma F. Crigler Moyers

 

002

Moyers

John H.

1893

1946


s/Joel & Mary Myers Moyers

 

002

Moyers

Erma F.

1895

1947


d/Walter & Ida Hawse Crigler

 

002

Shoemaker

Marian I.

17 Apr 1938

24 Apr 1938

d/Carl C. & Gladys D. Shoemaker


 

002

Shoemaker

Jean

1 Apr 1940

17 Apr 1940

d/Carl C. & Gladys D. Shoemaker


 

002

Shoemaker

Carl C.

30 Nov 1910

10 Nov 1985



 

002

Shoemaker

Gladys D.

13 Jan 1917




 

002

Shoemaker

Maggie A.

1875

1954



 

002

Shoemaker

Jacob B.

1870

1940



 

003

Brown

Ava Landis

2 Sep 1903



burial here - no date

 

003

Crider

Nora Landis

14 Oct 1891

3 Nov 1925



 

003

Landes

Benjamin F.

19 Mar 1868

30 Mar 1927

59 years; father


 

003

Landis

Betty Moyers

23 Aug 1873

11 Apr 1937



 

003

Landis

Gladys Landis Neff

8 Dec 1909

18 Dec 1977



 

003

Landis

David R.

16 Aug 1895

11 Apr 1954



 

003

Landes

Henry F.

19 Mar 1888

30 Mar 1927


no visible marker - recorded by Swank in 1967

 

003

Landes

David Roland


11 Apr 1954

aged 58y 8m

no visible marker - recorded by Swank in 1967;s/Benjamin & Betty Moyers Landes; 1/h of Gladys E. Donovan

 

003

Shoemaker

Ruth E.

1916


mother


 

003

Shoemaker

Glen W.

24 Jul 1914

26 Oct 1966

father

s/John D. & Clara Lam Shoemaker; w/Ruth Miller

 

003

Hartman

Laura B.

1871

1948


d/Jacob Kesner; w/James Adam Hartman

 

003

Hartman

James A.

1865

1940



 

003

Chapman

John D.

10 Feb 1891

21 Sep 1971



 

003

Chapman

Reta E.

3 Jun 1899

17 Aug 1969



 

003

Priest

Virginia C.

18 Jul 1880



d/B. H. & Matilda Goul; w/Bert Virgil Priest

 

003

Priest

Bert V.

22 Sep 1877

22 Dec 1952


s/J. H. & Sarah E. Priest

 

003

Campbell

Michael E.

21 Sep 1955


Infant s/John E. & Joan Campbell


 

003

Reedy

Lettie Mohler

6 Jan 1890

23 Nov 1977



Image

003

Reedy

H. Spencer

2 Feb 1893

10 Apr 1979



Image

003

Phillips

Doshie T.

26 Jun 1893

7 Feb 1970



Image

003

Reedy

Maggie M.

2 Feb 1899

18 Sep 1990


h/Joseph Oliver Reedy

Image

003

Reedy

Joseph O.

14 Dec 1891

27 Jan 1965


s/Link & Lydia Reedy

Image

004

Falls

Ola Frances

1911

1978


Lindsey Funeral Marker only

 

004

Falls

No name




Lindsey Funeral Marker only

 

004

Falls

John L.

21 Sep 1888

20 May 1968



 

004

Reedy

Ollie M.

25 May 1920

16 May 2001



 

004

Reedy

Clarnece R.

16 May 1922




 

005

Kagey

Nettie J.

24 Sep 1888

21 Jun 1930

d/John R. & Josie C. Kagey

Josie nee Ritchie

Image

005

Kagey

Josie C.

20 Dec 1856

5 Oct 1931


d/George & Lena Ritchie; w/John Kagey

Image

005

Kagey

John R.

9 Jan 1860

13 Dec 1924


s/Samuel &
Amanda Walker Kagey

Image

005

Hill

Infant Son of


18 May 1932

w/W. E. & I. L. Hill


 

005

Hill

H. Howard

31 Jan 1899

12 May 1963



 

005

Hill

William H.

17 Apr 1881

20 Nov 1917


s/John & Mary E.

 

005

Hill

Mary E.


2 Jan 1933

mother; 80 years

nee Moneymaker; 2/w John M. Hill

 

005

Hill

John M.


1 Mar 1918

father; 70 years


 

005

Lam

Sarah C.

1849

1924

mother; his wife

nee Cookley; w/James M. Lam

 

005

Lam

James M.

1853

1923

father


 

005

Lam

Tracy H.

1892

1920


1/w B. H. Lam

 

005

Lam

Benjamin H.

1889

1967



 

005

Lam

Vera D.

1902

1997



 

005

Shoemaker

Clara V.

1880

1960

his wife

d/James M. & Sarah Cookley Lam; w/Jacob D.

 

005

Shoemaker

J. D.

1874

1931


s/Christian & Rebecca Showalter Shoemaker

 

005

Shoemaker

Bernard Gene

12 Jul 1942

19 Oct 1942



 

005

Shoemaker

Owen S.

4 Jun 1900

4 Sep 1944


s/J. D. & Clara V.

 

005

Hartman

Grace L.

1910

1932

daughter

d/Pearl D. & Maud Chapman Hartman

 

005

Hartman

Pearl D.

1891

1936

father

s/Adam & Lauru Keener Hartman

 

005

Hartman

Maude S.

1887

1949

mother

d/John & Phoebe Kratzer Chapman; w/Pearl D. Hartman

 

005

Day

Mildred

8 May 1857

12 Mar 1943

mother

nee Simmons; w/Adam Day

 

005

Day

James A.

4 Sep 1850

1 Mar 1934

father


 

005

Whetzel

Raleigh R.

b 1892

d 1976



 

005

Whetzel

Louise F.

b 1895

d 1974



 

005

Whetzel

David R.

6 Oct 1888

13 Oct 1971



Image

005

Whetzel

Nora A.

25 Nov 1895

9 Aug 1988



Image

005

Reedy

Clyde Raymond

1917

1991


McMullen funeral home marker only

Image

005

Ritchie, Jr.

Charles E.

11 Jul 1948




 

005

Ritchie

Ronald Lee

15 Jun 1949

2 Jun 1961



 

005

Miller

Charlotte R.

25 Nov 1929

8 Mar 1978

mother

m/Sandra Ann Miller

 

005

Miller

Sandra Ann

11 Dec 1961

12 Mar 1978

daughter

d/Charlotte R. Miller

 

005

Ritchie

Louise R.

9 Oct 1927


c/Charles Jr, Ronald, Gloria, Sue, Robert, Joyce, Kay


 

005

Ritchie

Charles E.

17 Feb 1927

25 Jan 2001

Charles Evert Ritchie PFC US Army WWII


 

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