WILSON FAMILY CEMETERY
Barboursville, Cabell Co., WV


Located near the Emmandale Village on West Pea Ridge Road. From I64, take the 29th Street exit in Huntington, WV. Turn east on US 60 toward Barboursville. Turn right on Irwin Road at the red light in front of Shoney's and go to stop sign at top of hill. Turn right on W. Pea Ridge Rd., turn left about .1 mile and enter Emmandale Village. Wilson Cemetery is located about 700 feet on the left at the roadside. The cemetery is fenced and well kept.

The following list was compiled by actual reading of the tombstones. All the information, excluding annotation, is written on the tombstone. Annotations are included following the entry for the majority of the stones. Abbreviations are used for the following: d/o - dau of; s/o - son of; c/o - child of; w/o - wife of; and h/o - husband of. Submitted by Candie Freeman at Cfreeman99@aol.com.
Read 11-12 Aug 1999.


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ALEXANDER
GEORGE A.
1858 - 1935
IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE

HIS WIFE
JENNIE
1871 - 1921
GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

Footstone: HUSBAND     Footstone: WIFE

George Anthony Alexander [Obit]
b. Virginia, d. 20 April 1935, Huntington, WV
s/o George W. & Virginia Alexander.

Jennie Alexander
d.21 Dec 1921, Milton, WV
Maiden name Burns


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MOTHER      FATHER
GEO. W. ALEXANDER
1827 - 1890

VIRGINIA HIS WIFE
1831 - 1919

WE MISS THY KIND AND WILLING HAND.
THY FOND AND EARNEST CARE.
OUR HOME IS DARK WITHOUT THEE.
WE MISS THEE EVERY WHERE.
Footstone: FATHER     Footstone: MOTHER

ALEXANDER
(photo)
JUNE VIRGINIA
SEPT. 1, 1928   -   SEPT. 24, 1997

d/o George A. & Jennie Alexander


WILLIE R.
Dau. of
Wm. R. & H. A.
BLACKWOOD
DIED
Aug. 5 1865
AGED
2Ys.4M.21D.
Sweet little bud for earth to fair
Hath gone to Heaven to blossom there

Footstone: W.R.B.


In my Fathers house
are many mansions

ONA E.
WIFE OF
RUFUS J.
CHILDERS
BORN
JULY 17, 1867
DIED
SEP. 26, 1903

CHILDERS


COOPER

FANNY C.
MAR. 22, 1888
MAY 6, 1949
  H. F.
MAR. 20, 1885
               19
Dying is but going home
Frances C. Cooper [Obit]
Born and died Milton, Cabell Co., WV.
Adopted d/o George A. Alexander & Jennie Burns

BERNIE HARDING DOSS
S SGT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
APR 27 1919     NOV 24 1978

Bernie H. Doss
s/o Joseph & Gertrude Doss


DOSS

CLINE
1889 - 1970
Footstone: FATHER
  MARIE A.
1896 - 1988
Footstone: MOTHER

Cline Doss
b.16 Sep 1889, Cabell County
d.2 Apr 1970, Huntington, Cabell County
s/o Junius T. Doss & Margaret Dodds

Anna Marie Doss (correct name)
b.15 May 1896, Cabell County
d.20 Jan 1988, Huntington, Cabell County
d/o Charles E. Wilson, Sr. & Emma Jane Frazier


ELIZA A.
WIFE OF
JOS. F. DOSS
BORN
JULY 9, 1833
DIED
JUNE 7, 1889
No pain, no grief, no anxious fear
Can reach the peaceful sleeper here

Footstone: E.A.D.

Eliza Ann Doss
d/o Richard Bryant & Ann Young
w/o Joseph Henry Franklin Doss


EMILY FRANCES DOSS
OCTOBER 1, 1983
JULY 12, 1987
OUR BELOVED DAUGHTER


Frances Lee Doss

Reclaimed Doss maiden name.
Unmarked. Buried on left side of Bernie H. Doss
Died 17 Sep 1995, Cabell County
d/o Joseph & Gertrude Doss


DOSS

GERTRUDE B.
1883 - 1963
Footstone: MOTHER
  JOSEPH L.
1863 - 1940
Footstone: FATHER

Gertrude Blanch Doss
d. 19 Jan 1963, Huntington, Cabell Co., WV
d/o Thomas E Hughes & Mahala Thomas

Joseph Lee Doss
b. Franklin Co., Va.
d. 20 Feb 1940, Cabell Co., WV
s/o Joseph H. F. Doss & Eliza A. Bryant


JUNIUS T DOSS
MM2 US NAVY
WORLD WAR II
APR 14 1921      JUN 6 1989

Junius T. Doss
s/o Joseph & Gertrude Doss


DOSS

Junius T.
1858 - 1937
  Margaret E.
1860 - 1926

Junius Taylor Doss
s/o Joseph & Eliza Doss

Margaret Elizabeth Doss
Maiden name Dodds


LARKIN T. P.
Son of
J. & E. DOSS
DIED
Mar. 25, 1880
AGED
25Ys.2Ms.24Ds.
Oh cease dear parents cease your weeping
Above the spot where I am sleeping
My time was short and blessed be He
That calls me to eternity

Footstone: L.T.P.D.

Larkin Tyler Pierce Doss
b. Franklin Co., Va
d.25 Mar 1880, Guyan Dist., Cabell Co., WV
s/o Joseph Henry Franklin Doss and Eliza Ann Bryan
Unmarried


Mary Edith Doss
1897    1959

Mary E. Doss
d. 22 Feb. 1959, Huntington, 61y3m12d Bk.10, pg. 22-B
d/o Junius & Margaret Doss
never married


DOUTHAT

ANNIE MAY
1884 - 1974
  LUTHER LEE
1876 - 1960

Annie May Douthat
b. 24 Apr 1884, Cabell Co., WV
d. 30 May 1974, Cabell Co., WV
d/o Charles M. Wilson & Frances E. Wingo

Luther Lee Douthat
b. 1876, Ky
d. 24 Jan 1960, Huntington, Cabell Co., WV
s/o Robert William Douthat & Mary Jane Wells


Mary Estep

Marked only with plain footstone
Located about 3 grave spaces to left of Junius T. Doss
d. bef 1946 in Cabell County
w/o Noah Estep (not in cemetery)


JAMES MILLER
19  FARLEY  26

James Farley
s/o Bill Farley, g-son of Luther & Annie M. Douthat


GRADY

HENRY
1889 - 1961
Footstone: H. G.
  VIRGINIA
1907 - 1954
Footstone: V. G.

Sarah Virginia Grady
b. 17 Feb 1907, Huntington, WV
d. 14 Sep 1954, Huntington, WV
d/o Charles Eugene Wilson, Sr. & Emma Jane Frazier


INFANT
HENRY WILSON
GRADY
1939
Footstone: H.W.G.

Henry W. Grady
b. & d.20 Mar 1939, Huntington, W.Va. Bk.6, pg.2-G
s/o Henry Grady & S. Virginia Wilson
Strangulation from cord


DORTHY M.
DAU OF
F.L. & B.J.
HAMILTON
MAY 7, 1893
NOV 15, 1898
Footstone: D.M.H.


FLORENCE M.
WIFE OF
G. W. HAMILTON
AT REST
MAY 16, 1852
FEB 9, 1890

HAMILTON
Footstone: F.M.H.


CHRISTINA E.
WIFE OF
JAMES M. LAWHORN
BORN
FEB. 22, 1834.
FEB. 19, 1903.

LAWHORN
(on reverse side)
JAMES M. LAWHORN
BORN
JUNE 20, 1827
DIED
NOV. 2, 1894
Asleep in Jesus
blessed sleep
From which none ever
wake to weep

McKEAND

DOROTHY
1912 - 1929
  CORDON
1910 - 1928

McKEAND

LYDIA ANN
1857 - 1930
  HENRY B.
1853 - 1936

AT REST

MORGAN TAYLOR
McKEAND
BORN MAY 26, 1881
DIED SEPT. 7, 1904
AGED 23Y. 3M. 11D.

McKEAND


McKEAND

ZOLA MAY
1891 - 1929
  JOHN CORDON
1886 - 1951

WHITLING

CHARLES D.
1897 - 1978
  ALLENE E.
1902 - 1998

ALMA E. DAU OF
J. S. & L. M. WILSON
DIED JUNE 23 1901
AGED 21Y. 3M. 17D.

COME YE BLESSED
Footstone: A. E. W.

Alma E. Wilson [Obit]
d.June 13 1901, Russell Creek, Cabell County, of consumption - Bk1,pg135
June 23rd probably correct DOD but record states 13th -see obit dated 28 Jun 1901
d/o James Shelton Wilson & Lucy Wygal
Never married


WILSON

CHARLES
EUGENE SR.
1871 - 1949
Footstone: C.E.W.
  EMMA
JANE
1870 - 1947
Footstone: E.J.W.

Charles Eugene Wilson
b.29 Jul 1871, Cabell Co.
d.18 Dec 1949, Huntington, WV
s/o Charles Monroe Wilson & Frances Eugenia Wingo

Emma Jane Wilson
b.4 or 24 Jul 1870, Wayne Co., WV
d.9 Jun 1947, Huntington, WV
d/o Elijah Frazier & Elizabeth Thompson


CHARLES E WILSON JR
WEST VIRGINIA
BM2 USNR
WORLD WAR II
APRIL 22 1910      NOV 18 1957

Charles Eugene Wilson, Jr.
s/o Charles Eugene Wilson & Emma Jane Frazier


WILSON

CHARLES M.
WILSON
1841 - 1908
FRANCES E.
1848 - 1933

Footstone: C.M.W.     Footstone: plain

Charles Monroe Wilson
b. 2 Dec 1841, Cabell Co.
d. 27 Dec 1908, Huntington, Cabell Co.
s/o James Wilson & Sarah Ann Shelton

Frances Eugenia Wilson
b. 13 May 1848, Va.
d. 1 Jun 1933, Cabell Co.
d/o Abner W. & Sarah Louise Wingo


CORA GRIFFIN
WILSON
1856 - 1938

Cora Ada Wilson
b. 22 Oct 1856, Cabell Co., Va.
d. 28 May 1938, Cabell County , WV - Bk6,pg.1-W
w/o John Franklin Wilson


GEORGE T.
WILSON
BORN
MAR. 10,
1875
FEB. 19,
1900
Blessed are the dead
which die in the Lord

Footstone: G.T.W.

(on reverse side)
SON OF
C. M. & F. E.
WILSON

George T. Wilson [Obit]
Died from tuberculosis
s/o Charles Monroe Wilson & Frances E. Wingo
Never Married


LEAD KINDLY LIGHT

IRENE E.
DAU. OF
C. M. & F. E.
WILSON
BORN
NOV. 5, 1880
DIED
DEC. 22, 1900

I am the resurrection and
the life: he that believeth in
me, though he were dead
yet shall he live.

Footstone: I.E.W.

Irene E. Wilson
Died from tuberculosis
d/o Charles Monroe Wilson & Frances E. Wingo
Unmarried


JAMES WILSON
DIED
JAN. 1, 1888
AGED
76 YEARS.

God in his wisdom has recalled
The body his love had given
And though the body slumbers here
The soul is safe in heaven

Footstone: J.W.

(left side of marker)
SARAH A.
WIFE OF
JAMES WILSON.
DIED
FEB. 16, 1870.
AGED
51 YEARS.


Mother thou art gone to rest
And this shall be our prayers
That when we reach our journeys end
Thy glory we may share.

(right side of marker)
MARY A.
WIFE OF
JAMES WILSON

James Stuart Wilson

14 Jul 1811, Albemarle Co., Va.
s/o ______ & Mary Wilson

Sarah A. Wilson
b. 10 Jun 1818, Cabell Co., Va.
d/o James Shelton & Susan Hannan

2nd wife Mary A. Wilson is not buried here. Her name was added to marker per James's request.


WILSON
JAS. W. WILSON
1868 - 1921
Footstone: J.W.W.

James Washington Wilson
s/o Charles Monroe Wilson & Frances Eugenia Wingo
h/o Rhoda Dingess


JOHN F. WILSON
1854 - 1931
AT REST

John Franklin Wilson
b. 2 Aug 1854, Cabell Co., Va.
d. 15 Sep 1931, Cabell Co., WV
s/o James & Sarah A. Wilson
h/o Cora Ada Griffin Wilson


MARY E.
DAU. OF
JAS. & S. A. WILSON
BORN
NOV. 4, 1858
DIED
JULY 16, 1859
This lovely bud, so young and fair
Called hence by early death
Just came to show how sweet a flower
In Paradise could bloom.

Footstone: M.E.W.

Mary E. Wilson
d/o James & Sarah Ann Wilson


S. D. WILSON
JUNE 12, 1905
JAN. 13, 1953


FAREWELL

SARAH A.
WIFE OF
JAMES WILSON
DIED
Feb 16, 1870
AGED
51Y's. 8M. 6D
Mother thou art gone to rest,
And this shall be our prayer,
That when we reach our journeys end
Thy glory we may share.

Miles & Reeves
Gal.O.
Footstone: S.A.W.

Sarah Ann Wilson
d/o James & Susan Shelton
w/o James Wilson
Same Sarah as on the tombstone for James Wilson
Verse is same on both stones except for word "prayer".


WILSON
WILL F.
1869 - 1941
Footstone: W.F.W.

William Franklin Wilson
b. 23 Dec 1869, Cabell Co., WV
d.13 Mar 1941, Cabell Co., W.Va.
h/o Maude Brite

Others buried in Wilson Cemetery:

1. Frances Doss -see above
2. Mary Estep -see above
3. fieldstone (Infant)
4. fieldstone
5. fieldstone
6. fieldstone
7. fieldstone
8. fieldstone
9. fieldstone
10. fieldstone

Possible burial in Wilson Cemetery could be Joseph B. Doss, d.28 Aug 1888, Guyandotte Dist., s/o Junius T. & Margaret E. Doss, 8m8d of age. Joseph B. Doss may be the infant fieldstone stated above but no record has been found to prove this.

Any information on persons buried in this cemetery is greatly appreciated.


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Read: 11-12 Aug 1999   Last Revised:16 Jan 2002

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