HOWELL-RIMMER CEMETERY
Ona, Cabell County, West Virginia

     


Latitude: N38 26.639
Longitude: W 082 13.248
Elevation: 628
Accuracy: 19


Located off Howell's Mill road in Ona, WV. From Rt. 60 in Ona, take Howell's Mill Road and go 2.1 miles. Turn left on first road after crossing the bridge. From this road, take the second gravel driveway on the right and go up the hill. The cemetery has two fenced sections and is maintained. Some graves are located outside the fenced areas. The first fenced section is the Howell Cemetery, as shown in the above photo on the left. The second fenced section is the Rimmer Cemetery, shown in the right photo. The stones located outside the fence are Lawrence Vaughan and Elizabeth Vaughan.

Submitted by Candie Freeman & Barry Huffstutler.
Read 2 Apr 2003.


HOWELL SECTION


HALLIE
Son of
J. H. & M.
BLACKWOOD
DIED
Nov. 9, 1880
AGED
10 mos.
 
Footstone: H. B.

C. CLARENCE
COLBERT
1911 — 1940

Note: One grave marked only with a fieldstone on left side of Clarence Colbert.
These two graves are located about 80 feet to the north of 1st fenced area


ALLICE
DAU. OF
J. H. & E. S. HOWELL
DIED
JUNE 6, 1876
AGED
22ys. 7 ms. 14ds.
 
Footstone: A. H.

Note: Left side of same stone. D/o John H. Howell & Elizabeth Stewart Hatfield.


A. B. HOWELL
1798 - 1890
——
FANNIE HOWELL
1788 - 1881
——
Footstones: A. B. H. & F. H.

Note: Front side of same stone. Armstead Bottome Howell & Frances Bailey Hatfield.


JOHN H.
SON OF
A. B. & F. HOWELL
DIED
MAR 10, 1879
AGED
45ys. 10 ms. 17ds.
 
Footstone: J. H.

Note: Right side of same stone.


PEYTON
 
ARCHIBALD PEYTON
1815 — 1891
——
SUSAN HIS WIFE
1815 — 1919

Note: Archibald, s/o Charles Peyton & Judah Moman;
Susan, d/o A. B. Howell & Frances B. Hatfield.


PEYTON
   
KIRBY S. PEYTON FANNIE PEYTON
  KENT
1865 - 1894 1967 - 1931
   
Footstone: FATHER Footstone: MOTHER

EMER STEELE
1860 - 1897

INFANT
MABEL
1894 - 1896
——

Note: This marker located right side of Emer Steele.


WHITE
   
ANZO NETTIE HARRY LOUIS
APR. 23, 1881 SEPT 8, 1882
MAY 28, 1980 NOV. 26, 1969
   
Footstone: MOTHER Footstone: FATHER

DAUGHTER
EMMA
WHITE
1856 — 1878

HARRY JR.
SON OF
H. L. & A. N.
WHITE
1919 - 1920

MOTHER
MARY BLACKWOOD
WHITE
1820 — 1875

WHITE
 
PETER WHITE
1824 — 1919
LOU. WHITE
1842 . 1930
 
Footstones: P. W. & L. W.

RIMMER SECTION


MARKIN
   
ELLSWORTH RUTH
1897 - 1969 1906         

Ellsworth middle Initial was "E"
Dates: (Born: 12-25-1897 -- Died: 01-17-1969 -- Buried: 01-19-1969)   Age: 71
Born in Milton, WV and Died in Huntington, WV  (St. Mary's Hospital)
Wife:  Ruth (Rimmer) Markin
Parents:  Charles Henry Markin & Elizabeth Jane Stanley
HECK FUNERAL HOME


NANCY C. MEADOWS
AUG. 27 AUG. 10
1947 1988

Note: Also Heck Funeral Home marker stating Nancy Meadows, 1947 1988.

Nancy middle name was "Carolyn"
Burial Date: (08-13-1988)   Age: 40
Born in Barboursville, WV and Died in Huntington, WV  (Cabell-Huntington Hospital)
Husband:  Howard Ray Meadows
Parents:  Ellsworth E. Markin & Ruth Agnes Rimmer
HECK FUNERAL HOME


RIMMER
   
CALLIE R. FIELDING
HIS WIFE RIMMER
NOV. 17, 1875 APR. 17, 1860
FEB. 28, 1961 APR. 19, 1923
   
Footstone: C. R. Footstone: F. R.

Note: Callie, maiden name Bowles.


RIMMER
   
WINONA CARL E.
1915 - 2003 1908 - 2001

Note: Also Heck Funeral Home marker stating Carl Rimmer, 1908 2001.
Carl E., s/o Fielding Rimmer & Callie Bowles;
Winona, d/o Jones Thomes Turley & Vera Agnes


EVELENA RIMMER
1911 —— 1930

Note: d. 6 Dec 1930, bur.8 Dec 1930; d/o Fielding & Callie Rimmer.


INFANT
DAUGHTER OF
FIELDING &
CALLIE RIMMER
FEB. 22, 1917
FEB. 22, 1917
 
Footstone: R

ROMEO

Note: Loose stone with only Romeo inscribed.


ELIZABETH
VAUGHN
1892 - 1929
AT
REST

Note: Homemade marker located outside Rimmer fenced area.


LAWRENCE J.
VAUGHAN
JUNE 13, 1918
MAY 6, 1985
 

Footstone: DAD

Note: Also Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, WV marker stating Lawrence J Vaughan,
1918 1985. Located outside 2nd fenced area for Rimmer. At least 5 sunken
graves in same area with Lawrence & Elizabeth Vaughan.


RUTH ELIZABETH
VAUGHAN
1920  KOONTZ  2006
FUNERAL HOME

Note: This is a metal  funeral home marker from Koontz. Located rt. side of Lawrence Vaughan.
Born: 27 Jun 1920 - Died: 17 Sep 2006


Note: There are 9 graves marked only with fieldstones. Also 7 or more sunken graves with no markers.
Others buried here include:

1. Gilpin, Amanda, 7 Feb 1861 - 30 Jul 1941, d/o Robert & Catherine Taylor -Heck Funeral Home.
2. Gilpin, Charles Ambers, 30 Jun 1895 - 13 Jun 1965, bur 15 Jun 1965, s/o Jeff & Amanda Gilpin. -Heck Funeral Home.
3. Gilpin, Jeff Davis, 3 Jul 1860 - 30 Apr 1943, bur.2 May 1943 -Heck Funeral Home. (s/o Uriah Gilpin & Malinda Barnes)
4. Slaves (outside fence) -Cabell County Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge; Note: Probably outside of Howell fenced section.
4. Switzer (between fences) -Cabell County Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge
5. Vaughn, husband of Elizabeth -Cabell County Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge


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Copyright 2003 - 2007  Candace Freeman

Revised: February 22,  2007

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