Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

 

Cemetery

 Simmons Family Cemetery


Simmons Family Cemetery

Location

Rawley Springs area, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg take Route 33 West. Cemetery is on left (south) side of road, between Mt. Olive Presbyterian Church and Rawley Springs, on a hill. Not visible from Route 33 West.
 

Notes

Cemetery is well maintained and has a white fence around it. In 1967 J. Robert Swank noted, "This is the only family cemetery we found that was started after 1900." In 2003 Debbie Hilbert noted, "East of Rawley Springs on US 33 west, in Central District, Rockingham County, Virginia. A perpetual non exclusive easement of right-of-way from the south side of US 33, 20 feet in width and lying ten feet on either side of the centerline as shown on the aforesaid plat. The cemetery is enclosed by trees and white vinyl fence on a hill."

Survey Date and Recorder

20 Aug 2003
Debra Hilbert
 

Photos

Debra

Cemetery Index

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Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

Images

Litton, Jr.

Raymond Lee "Mickey"

15 Dec 1929

19 Aug 1997

Pvt US Army WWII


Image

Litton

Raymond L.

3 Jun 1908

23 Nov 1986

Rest In Peace

WWII

Image

Litton

Elva C.

12 Oct 1911

4 Mar 1992



Image

Joseph

H. Nolan

10 Dec 1929

11 May 1996

How Great Thou Art


Image

Joseph

Eunice H.

10 Dec 1926

12 Mar 1987



Image

Joseph

Carl E.

1 Mar 1922

16 Feb 1953

Tec 4 Co B 728 Ry Opr BN TC WWII; Rest In Peace

s/Mattie Simmons Joseph

Image

Joseph

Mattie S.

1902

1967

Rest In Peace


Image

Joseph

Howard

1900

1940



Image

Soklosky

Alice T.

6 May 1910

21 Jul 2003


Mt. Castle Funeral Home, Lorton, VA marker only

Image

Wilson

Virgie C.

25 Mar 1913

25 Jul 1980

Rest In Peace


Image

Simmons

Isaac G.

15 Jul 1874

9 Feb 1963

Father


Image

Simmons

Sarah E.

20 Jan 1875

2 Mar 1944

Mother; His Wife

w/Isaac G.

 

Simmons

Addison


22 Feb 1921

Aged 70 yrs

1st grave on family farm

Image

Simmons

Lavina


22 Nov 1921

Aged 77 yrs


Image

Simmons

Jesse A.

12 Mar 1905

18 Oct 1957

Into Thy Hands I Commend My Spirit

WWII; s/Issac & Sarah Simmons

Image

Harman

Lorene L.

23 Apr 1916


Rest In Peace


Image

Hardin

Pauline S.

1916

1995



Image

Hardin

James R.

1944

1966


US Army Germany 

Image

Simmons

Hubert B.

21 Mar 1919

12 Nov 1937


Footstone HBS
bro/Nina A. Simmons

Image

Simmons

Nina A.

23 Jun 1908

20 Aug 1935


Footstone NAS
sis/Hubert B. Simmons

Image

Soklosky

Donald

2 Feb 1931

27 Oct 1981


Korean Conflict
Cremated

 

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