BATES CEMETERY
Cabell County, West Virginia


Latitude: N 38 23.223
Longitude: W 082 13.830
Elevation: 820 feet
Accuracy: 16 feet


From US RT. 60 in Ona, turn onto Fudge Creek Road and go 1.1 miles. Turn Right onto Little Fudge Creek Road and go 2.4 miles. This will put you at the top of the hill. Turn Right up the hill and then turn Left onto the first gravel road.   The cemetery will be near the end of this road.   It is not fence but is well maintained by the property owner.

Submitted by Barry Huffstutler.
Read   August 14, 2005


ROSES MAY FADE,  THE LILLY
MAY DIE.  THE FLOWER OF
THE IMMORTAL WILL
BLOOM ON HIGH.
 
IN  LOVING  MEMORY
ANDREW  L.
BATES
OCT.  7,  1935
MAY  23,  2002

WALLACE  FUNERAL  HOME


BATES
 
ANDREW  J. ETHEL  M.
DEC.  20,  1887 SEPT.  17,  1904
SEPT.  22,  1961 FEB.  2,  1991
   
MARRIED    SEPT.  12,  1921

ANDREW  J  BATES
WEST  VIRGINIA
PVT   CO  G  11  AMMO  TRAIN
WORLD  WAR  I
DEC  20  1887 SEPT  22  1961

CHRISTOPHER  BATES
1986 1986

Note:  This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
WALLACE  FUNERAL  HOME

Location:  This grave is between the graves for Ethel M. Bates and Kimberly Dawn Bates.


DELORSE  ANN
BATES
APRIL  25  1949

Note:  This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.

Location:  This grave is located at the bottom Left hand side of the cemetery.
It is at the edge of the woods and is about 20 feet Left of a big tree.
It is in the part of the cemetery that the graves are marked only with field stones.


IN  LOVING  MEMORY
HURCELL  J.  BATES
DEC.  6,  1928
OCT.  14,  1983

KIMBERLY  DAWN  BATES
APRIL  1,  1972
APRIL  3,  1972

BATES
 
MONOAH  N. REBECCA  J.
JAN.  4,  1865 JULY  18,  1868
FEB.  10,  1946 SEPT.  8,  1950

Note:  Rebecca also has a Metal Marker with the dates -- (1863 - 1950)
WALLACE  FUNERAL  HOME.


FATHER
 
ORVILLE  LEE
BATES
JAN.  15,  1924
NOV.  12,  1989

RICHARD  BATES
1936 1936

Note:  This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.

Location:  The grave is located several feet above and to the Right of the grave for Lucy E. Billeps.


WALTER  BATES
1922 1928

Note:  This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.

Location:  The grave is located several feet above and to the Left of the grave for Lucy E. Billeps.


LUCY  E.
BILLEPS
1881 1936
AT  REST

LILLIAN  FOLEY
1913 1982

Note:  This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
FERRELL  MORTUARY,  INC.

Location:  This grave is located between the graves for Maxwell Ross and Orville Bates.


EVERED  W.
PATTERSON
1903 1921

ETHEL  I
PATTERSON
1896 1897

Note:  This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.

Location:  This grave is located to the Left of the grave for Everd J. Patterson.


HOMES  V  ROSS
1940 1991

PHELPS  FUNERAL  HOME

Note:  This is a Metal Marker that is fastened to a upright Concrete Block marker.


JAMES  F  ROSS
1934 1957

PHELPS  FUNERAL  HOME

Note:  This is a Metal Marker that is fastened to a upright Concrete Block marker.


ROSS
 
NORA  F.  SOWARDS MAXWELL  F.
SEPT.  4,  1916 MAY  22,  1910
OCT.  5,  1976 SEPT.  13,  1995

MOTHER
NORA  F.  ROSS
SEPT.  4,  1916
OCT.  5,  1976

Note:  There is also a stone with a verse.

If Tears Could Build A
Stairway,  And Memories
A Lane,  I'D Walk Right Up
To Heaven And Bring
You Home Again.

Maxwell -- FERRELL MORTUARY, INC.

Footstones:  "MOM" and "DAD"


Note:  There is a grave marked with a Wooden Cross above the grave for Andrew J. Bates.

Note:  To the Right of the grave for Andrew L. Bates are 2 blocks in the ground.  One (1) has Bud - B on it and the other is blank.

Note:  There is a unmarked grave to the Right of Homer V. Ross.

Note:  There is a unmarked grave to the Right of Rebecca J. Bates.

Note:  There are at least 13 graves marked with field stones and several graves that are unmarked.  These are in the Left hand side of the cemetery.


Other Possible Burials: 

Source:  Cabell Cemeteries by "Carrie Eldridge".

1.  Bates,  A. J.  --  1878 --  4y
2.  Bates,  Clara  --  10-08-1932 --  26y - 7m - 5d
3.  Bates,  Delmar L.  --  09-07-1937
4.  Bates,  James F.  --  12-02-1937  --  Inf.
5.  Bates,  Olivia Eleanor Cardwell  --  1890  --  56y
6.  Childers,  Davis Audrey  --  01-18-1890 -- 07-05-1936
7.  Meade,  Stella Hughes  --  1893 - 1983
8.  Patterson,  Willie R.  --  1867 - 1935
9.  Sowards
10.  Tate,  Margaret Ann  --  06-22-1935  --  Inf.


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