Bowen Gap Cemetery

This Cemetery is beautiful and well taken care of. Visited August 02, 1998. This cemetery is located on a ridge , most likely on the Russell and Buchanan County lines. It is most easily accessable from the Buchanan side. Traveling from Honaker on Rt. 80, just below the foot of Big A Mtn turn left on Combs Ridge Road ( this turn is before you reach Penley's Grocery) . Travel to the top of Combs Ridge, and you will see a church on your left. This church used to be known as the "Pole Church", it now has whit siding in it,...turn left here, and travel abt. 2 mile to the home of Berkley Stevens,Jr.. His home is on the left, and there is a road to the left of his driveway, which is on left of paved road. Travel up hill to a single wide trailer, which is on your right, and at the trailer, turn left up hill. You are there!! This cemetery is located near the home of Berkley Stevens, Jr.

Note: Items in brackets ( ) added by the compiler.

This file submitted by Glenda Osborne

Delphia A. Ball- (daughter of Gracie and David Ball)
May 30, 1926 - October 24, 1986

Gracie M. Ball- (Gracie Mae Ball wife of David Ball, the daughter of Joseph Franklin Bowen and Dixie Ball Bowen)
October 30, 1903 - April 08, 1976

David Ball- (son of Rachel Cook and Allen Ball, and wife of Gracie Mae Bowen Ball)
1895 - 1973

2 graves that are marked with field stones and no writing.

Boney Bowen
son of J. F. and Dixie Bowen
October 07, 1905 - October 06, 1919

Dixie Bowen- (wife of Joseph Franklin Bowen, maiden name was Ball)
July 12, 1890 - July 12, 1953

Joseph Franklin Bowen- (Husband of Dixie Ball Bowen)
1883 - 1923

6 graves that are marked with field stones and no writing .

Betty Lou Stevens - daughter of Mr and Mrs Tivis Berkley Stevens, Sr.
April 02, 1951 - April 02, 1951

Tivis Berkley Stevens - (son of John Bowman Floyd, aka "Big Floyd" Stevens and Phoebe Sutherland Stevens)
October 31, 1914 - September 18, 1992

Opal V. Stevens - (wife of Tivis Berkley Stevens,Sr. and the daughter of Joseph Franklin Bowen and Dixie Ball Bowen)
August 29, 1920 - November 01, 1984

2 baby graves that are marked with field rocks and no writing.

Glen Stevens,Jr.
1943 - 1981

5 graves that are marked with field rocks, but no writing.

Clyde Andrew Stevens- ( son of King Stevens and Pearl Cook Stevens, husband of Jean Hughes)
1927 - 1988

Glen Stevens, Jr. - (son of Glen Stevens, Annie Elizabeth Cook Stevens, and husband of Mary Thorn)
January 17, 1943 - March 13, 1981

King Stevens- ( son of William Patton Stevens and Mary Ann Crabtree Stevens, husband of Pearl Cook Stevens)
March 07, 1882 - March 17, 1958

Pearl Stevens- ( wife of King Stevens, and the daughter of Henry Jasper Cook and Martha Johnson Cook)
April 29, 1889 - July 02, 1965

Rev. Glen W. Stevens- (son of King Stevens, and Pearl Cook Stevens, and husband of Annie Elizabeth Cook Stevens)
May 07, 1917 - May 21, 1988

Rev. Barnes B. Stevens- (Barnes Bernard Stevens son of King Stevens and Pearl Cook Stevens, and husband of Dorothy Ball)
1924 - 1982


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