Doors to the Past

Harless (James) Cemetery

DILLE - HARLESS CEMETERY
Cabell County, West Virginia


Harless Detail List

Latitude: N 38 15.682
Longitude: W 082 16.106
Elevation: 1209 feet
Accuracy: 33 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 a short distance till you come to Childers Harless Lane (On your Left).  Turn onto this road and drive as far as you can.  Park and you will now have to walk the rest of the way to the top of the mountain (about 1 mile).   The cemetery is on the top of the mountain and is not maintained.

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

Read   January 5, 2006.
Submitted by Barry Huffstutler


JOSEPH  DILLIE
BORN  MARCH  4
1849
DIED  NOV.  4,  1919
AT REST

Footstone:  "J.D."


LEE  DILLIE
BORN  APR.  23,  1819
DIED  JUNE  29, 1920
AT REST

Footstone:  "L.D."


INFANT  ESTEP
 
OCT.  1924
OCT.  1924

BOMEY  L.  ESTEP
APR.  1,  1934
MAR.  1946

Note:  WV vital records has his name as --
"Romie Estep"
Died March 16, 1946 and Buried March 18, 1946
Parents:  Vance Estep & Virgie Lawson

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME


ORVEN  ESTEP
SEPT.  7,  1936
DEC.  10, 1936

Footstone:  (blank)


GUE
ANDREW
&  ROY
BORN  &  DIED
1941

Note:  Stone is broken across the date and the
month and day can't be read.

Note:  WV vital records has their dates
Jan. 6, 1941 --   Buried Jan. 7, 1941

Roy age was 1 hour.
Andrew age was 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Parents:  L. G.  Gue & Mary Johnson

Footstone:  "A.G. AND R.G."


EVERETT
RAY.  GUE.
APR.  30, 1922
AUG.  6,  1922

Footstone:  "E.R.G."

Note:  This stone is broken the middle.


1899
1918
HURSTEN.  GUE

LUELLA.
KAY.  GUE
OCT.  10,  1931
DEC.  15,  1936

Footstone:  "L.K.G."

Note:  This stone is broken across the middle.


GUE
 
W. M. ROXIE
1874 (blank) 1878 1953

W. M. first name was "William"
and his death date was 1957

Footstones: "W.G." and "R.G."

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME  (Both)

Roxie Dates: (Born: 10-09-1877 -- Died: 12-10-1953)
Buried:  12-12-1953   Age:  76
Parents:  Joseph Dilley & Crecia Hatfield


FATHER
BOYD  H.  HARLESS
OCT.  6 NOV.  6
1898 1965

Footstone:  "B.H.H.

McGHEE FUNERAL HOME


DAVID  C  BOYD  HARLESS
1967 2002

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker
and a Wooden Cross that has on it --
DH and 2002


AT  REST
 
ESTA  HARLESS
BORN
JUNE  15,  1909
DIED
NOV.  11,  1913

Footstone:  "E.H."


JAMES  PAUL
HARLESS
1965 1985

Footstone is a Wooden Cross that has "J H" on it.


PARLIE  HARLESS   JAMES  HARLESS
1877 1920   1869 1939
  HARTZEL  F.  HARLESS  
  *  1920   

Note:  WV Vital Records has James dates as --
Born: 12-23-1869 -- Died: 04-16-1939
Buried: 04-16-1939   Age 69
Parents:  James Harless & Aletha Stallings
Wife as "Dellie Crank"
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Parents: John Albert & Letha Ann (Stollings) Harless
This info is from Kathy Lynn harless


TALMADGE  HARLESS
US  ARMY
WORLD  WAR  II
OCT  19  1922 OCT  2  1998

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME


HATTIE  E.  JOBE
1872 1914

Note:  There are also some graves marked with Field Stones.

Note:  There are 4 marker in this cemetery that  look like this ---

DETRICK
PATT  NO 9125
WOODLAND X

No one seems to know what this marker stands for.

Note:  There are 4 footstones marking grave without any
           Headstones and no Info on them.

 

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