Doors to the Past

Adkins (Gordon)

ADKINS (Gordon) CEMETERY
Cabell County, West Virginia



Adkins (Gordon) Detail List

Latitude: N 38 14.090
Longitude: W 082 17.231
Elevation: 1081 feet
Accuracy: 18 feet


From US Route 60 in Cabell County at Barboursville, WV.  Take Alt. 10 and Route 10 South to you come to Salt Rock.  At the Chevron Gas station turn Right onto Madison Cr. Rd. Go about 5.6 miles or till you come to Bowen Creed Rd.  Now go 3.6 miles or till you come to Hughes Branch/Raccoon Creek Rd.  Turn Left and go 1.5 miles or till you come to Beach Fork  Rd.  At this junction in the road keep Right and  you will still be on Beach Fork Rd..  Also there is a sign for Bethlehem United Baptist Church at this junction.  (All mileages will be from this point).    Stay on Beach Fork Rd. and go 6.2 miles or till you come to Simpkins Creek Rd. Turn Left on this gravel road and go to the top of the hill.  At the top you will come to a gate. Go through the gate and go about 0.2 miles and the cemetery will be on your Left. The cemetery is fenced and maintain.
 

The following list was compiled by actual reading of the tombstones. All the information, excluding annotation, is written on the tombstone.

Read   April 13, 2006.
Submitted by Barry Huffstutler


ANCIL
ADKINS
 
WEST  VIRGINIA
 
CPL
31  CA  TNG  BN
WORLD  WAR  II
 
MAY  10  1918
JULY  2  1962

Footstone:  (rock)

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME


EDGAR
ADKINS
 
WEST  VIRGINIA
 
PVT
301  MEDICAL
HOLDING  CO
WORLD  WAR  II
 
APRIL  1  1927
JULY  2  1962

Footstone:  (rock)

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME


ERSEL  ADKINS
 
JAN.  21 OCT.  28
1912 1965

Footstone:  "FATHER"


ADKINS
 
  MARRIED  
GORDON  J. JUNE  9 MARY  ANN
1889 1970 1906 1892 1946

Footstones:  "FATHER" and "MOTHER"

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME   (Gordon)


OUR  DARLING  DAUGHTER
THERESA  LYNN
BARTRAM
JUNE  15,  1964
JULY  7,  1966
WALK  SOFTLY,  AN
ANGEL  SLEEPS  HERE

Footstone:  "DAUGHTER"


OLIVE  SICHOL
OCT.  4 MAY  18
1926 2003

Note:  Olive was a "Adkins".
Her first husband was "George Estep" and her second husband was
 "Walter Sichol".

Footstone:  "MOM"

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME


Note:  There is a rusty Medal Marker marking a grave for a "Carson Adkins".
           The only things that can be made out on it is ------
           Carson Adkins -- Died Sept. 14 ----  Aged: 25Yrs.  5ms. ----
           Cavendish Funeral Home 

Note:  Also there are 2 graves that are marked only with Field Stones.

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