Joseph Smith Cemetery

Located on Rt. 780, which runs off Rt. 67 in Swords Creek, Va. Cemetery is located on the old Smith family farm. You can also get there from Honaker. From Honaker, turn right unto SR 637 and go to Hickory Junction. Turn right (staying on 637) at Valley View Church. Go 1.9 miles and turn left unto SR 780. Go .2 miles, turn left unto a gravel road and follow it to the end. The cemetery is on a wooded knoll to the right past a barn. The cemetery is in very poor condition. It is completely overgrown with trees, briars and poison ivy. It has many stones knocked over or broken. Many are also difficult ot read and some are missing. Info from the ones that were reachable and could be read is below.

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

This file submitted by Michael A. Dye

Thomas J. Hunt (s/o Simeon Hunt & Delilah Samples)
D: 20 Aug 1891
Aged: 68Y, 8M, 20D

Lucinda Hunt, Wife of T. J. Hunt (d/o Joseph Smith & Sarah Lockhart)
29 Nov 1830 - 15 May 1894

T. J. Hunt (s/o Thomas J. Hunt & Lucinda Smith)
15 Oct 1865 - 06 Feb 1912

John Lee (s/o John Lee & Eliza Smith)
D: 16 May 1901, Aged 16 years

Cora Lee (d/o John Lee & Eliza Smith)
D: 09 Sep 1889, Aged 9 years

Eliza Lee (w/o John Lee, d/o Joseph Smith & Sarah Lockhart)
D: Apr 188?
Age 31 years (?)

Joseph Smith (s/o James Smith & Sarah Counts)
Died in peace 18? Feb 1878, Aged 68 years 4 months

Broken Stone next to Joseph Smith's believed to be that of his wife Sarah "Lockhart" Smith.
Stone was unreadable. Sarah was the d/o William M. Lockhart & Catherine Scott.

Edward G. Smith (s/o John W. Smith & Sallie Gilbert)
26 Mar 1874 - 06 Mar 1941

Ruby S. Smith, d/o E.L & F.Y Smith
(d/o Edward Grant Smith & Fannie B. Crawford)
d. 4-1-1900
Aged: 6D

John W. Smith
07 Aug 1908 - 29 Sep 1926

Inf. d/o Mr. & Mrs. D. Keen
27 Jun 1921 - 29 Jun 1921

Sallie Smith
(w/o John W. Smith, d/o Thomas & Lucille Gilbert)
1852 - 1931

John W. Smith
(s/o Joseph Smith & Sarah Lockhart)
15 Apr 1849 - 02 Apr 1892

Eula Bessie Smith, d/o C.T. & M.E. Smith
(d/o Charles Thomas Smith & Minnie Eva Crawford)
b. 2-28-1899 d. 8-27-1903
(Charles Thomas Smith was s/o John Smith & Sallie Gilbert)

Infant, d/o C.T. & M.E. Smith
(d/o Charles Thomas Smith & Minnie Eva Crawford)
d. 4-16-1900

Burke J. Wysor, s/o J. W. & L. A. Wysor
(s/o J. William Wysor & Laura Alice Smith)
20 Jul 1897 - 02 Nov 1897
(Laura Alice Smith was d/o John W. Smith & Sallie Gilbert)

Bertie Arnold Wysor, s/o J. W. & L. A. Wysor
(s/o J. William Wysor & Laura Alice Smith)
D: 20 Aug 1899, Aged 5m 5 days
(Laura Alice Smith was d/o John W. Smith & Sallie Gilbert)

Sarah A. Clark (d/o John Patton Clark & Elizabeth Smith)
27 Nov 1857 - 18 Aug 1880(?)
(Elizabeth Smith was d/o Joseph Smith & Sarah Lockhart)

Nancy A. Smith, d/o - - & Sarah Smith
(Probable d/o Joseph Smith & Sarah Lockhart)
02 Jul 1851 d. 02 Apr 1855


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