Doors to the Past

Toney Hill Cemetery

TONEY HILL CEMETERY
Cabell County, West Virginia


Toney Hill Detail List

Latitude: N 38 28.379
Longitude: W 082 08.158
Elevation: 870 Feet
Accuracy: 19 Feet


Located on Mill Creek road, north and back of the town of Milton, WV.  Take Mill Creek Rd. at Milton and go to the 3rd stop sign and turn Right.   Go the the next stop sign and turn Left.  From the Red light in Milton you will go 2.8 miles. The cemetery is on the hill, across the home of Mrs. Ford Jenkins. Go through the wire fence gate and take the dirt road up past the old barn to the top of the hill which will be winding to the left as you near the top. The cemetery is fenced and maintained.

Read March 27, 2003
Submitted by Barry Huffstutler


DAVID  ADAMS
1876 1935

Note: Metal funeral home marker.


HARVEY  ADAMS
PVT  US  ARMY
WORLD WAR I
1891 1954

Note: b. 16 Apr 1891, d. 16 Apr 1954, bur. 18 Apr 1954;
s/o Samuel Adams & Mahala A. L. Meadows, mar Augusta May Legg.
HECK FUNERAL HOME


MAHALA  A L  MEADOWS
ADAMS
1852 1915

Note: Metal funeral home marker.


SARAH    GOOD
ADAMS

Note: Metal funeral home marker. Dates missing,
but a plate bearing dates 1797-1894 was found
several graves away. Dates believed to belong to this plate.


188? - 1946

Note: Metal funeral home marker. Name missing,
but an older list by Carrie Eldridge list this
person as Millard Adams, 1889 - 1946.
Marker located in a row of 5 in following order:
David Adams, Mahala A L Meadows Adams, date plate above,
Sarah Good Adams, unknown marked w/brick.


ASHWORTH
     
BENNIE  C.   OPAL  H.
MAY 3, 1910   APRIL 9, 1913
JAN. 15, 1994 Together Forever  

 Bennie Cecil, s/o John William Ashworth & Sarah Alice Jackson.


BROTHER

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SISTER

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BROTHER

Note: No dates or other information.
All three in a row and near marker for
James A. & Bertha Legg.


CHARLES  E.
CLAGG
1916 1918

Note: An older, homemade original stone stating
Charles Clagg, 1916 - 1918, located at foot of grave.


FATHER   MOTHER
ERNIE  C.   NORA  E.
JUNE 15, 1901   DEC. 1, 1912
APRIL 19, 1960   JUNE 2, 1992
  CLAGG  

Footstones:  "DAD" and "MOM"

 Ernie Clifton; Nora Eddie, d/o Charles Toney & Malinda Legg.


EVA
CLAGG
1918 1929

Note: An older, homemade original stone stating
Evah, 1918 - 1929, located at foot of grave.


EVELYN  LOUISE
CLAGG
DEC. 16 NOV. 17
1937 2001

Footstone:  "DAUGHTER"

 d/o Ernie C Clagg & Nora Eddie Toney.
HECK FUNERAL HOME


CLAGG
LEVADA HENRY
1891 1935 1888 1934

Note: An older, homemade original stone stating
Henry Clagg,, 1988 - 1934, located at foot of grave.
William Henry, d. 15 Dec 1934, bur.12-18-1934, 46y;
Levada, d/o Charles W. Legg & Elizabeth M. Toney.
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Newspaper account of Henry's death states that the body was taken to Heck Funeral Home ,and the funeral was at his farm house.

He was shot at close range by an unknown assailant while on horseback coming from Yates Crossing to his home on Lower Creek.

Information from Ernie Wright

[ Newspaper ]


O.  MILLARD CORA  B.
JUNE 3, 1906 APR. 10, 1910
NOV. 21, 1981 MAR. 5, 1986
CLAGG

 Othel Millard, s/o Lewis Clagg & Missouri Edmonds;
Cora Bell, d/o Charles Toney & Malinda Legg.


COOPER
BERMAN DAPHENA
1909 1938 1911   (blank)   
NOT DEAD, BUT SLEEPING

Footstone:  "B.E.C."

 Berman Elsworth, s/o Henry F. Cooper & Frances Alexander;
Daphena, d/o M.M. & Nettie Jenkins.

Daphena  second husband was "Odas (Red) Holley".
She is buried with her first husband.
Dates:  (Born:  07-29-1911 -- Died:  03-09-1979 --
Buried:  03-11-1979)   Age: 67
Born in West Virginia and Died in Huntington, WV 
(Cabell - Huntington Hospital).
Parents:  Mountavill Jenkins & Jennette Bias
HECK FUNERAL HOME


FOREST  COOPER
MAY 31, 1928
JUNE 5, 1928

s/o M. M. & Nettie Jenkins.


GENEVA
COOPER
OCT. 31, 1905
JULY 14, 1931
Gone, but not for-
gotten                
 
COOPER

Footstone:  'G.C."

 d/o M. M. & Nettie Jenkins, mar. Lloyd Cooper..


ELDEN  FORTH
MAR 15, 1917
APR. 14, 1918
 
OUR DARLING BOY

Footstone:  "E.F."


FORREST
JENKINS
BORN  NOV. 18
1924
DIED  JAN. 17
1928
DARLING

Footstone:  "F.J."


HENRY  FORD  JENKINS
US  ARMY
WORLD  WAR  II
SEP 29 1917    OCT 6 2000

Burial date: (10-09-2000)   Age: 83
Born in Cabell Co., WV and Died in Milton, WV
Wife:  Ruth (Blake) Jenkins
Parents:  Moonteville Jenkins & Jeanette Bias
HECK FUNERAL HOME


JENKINS
Precious Memories
MALCOLM  M. ELSIE  O.
MAY 10, 1915 FEB. 9 1922
  MAR. 11, 2002

Malcolm middle name was "Mathew"
Dates: (Born: 05-10-1915 -- Died: 11-23-2003 --
Buried: 11-26-2003)   Age: 88
Born in Cabell Co., WV and Died in Milton, WV
Wife:  Elsie Dailey
Parents:  Mountiville Jenkins & Janniette Bias
HECK FUNERAL HOME

Elsie middle name was "Oleta"
Burial date: (03-13-2002)   Age: 80
Born in Cabell Co., WV and Died in Huntington, WV 
(St. Mary's Hospital)
Parents:  Emmett Newton Dailey & Mary Luellen
HECK FUNERAL HOME


JENKINS
M. M. NETTIE
JUNE 1, 1877 NOV. 25, 1985
DEC. 7, 1970 JAN. 7, 1964

Footstones:  "FATHER" and "MOTHER"

 Mountavill M., mother was Catherine Conrad,
who later married Thomas Legg.

Nettie first name was "Jennette"
Burial date: (01-09-1964)   Age: 78
Born (Unknown) and Died in Milton, WV
Parents:  Richard Bias & Georgia Wallace
HECK FUNERAL HOME

M. M. name was "Mountavill Monroe Jenkins (Jr.)"
Burial date: (12-10-1970)   Age: 93
Born in Milton, WV and Died in Huntington, WV  
(Huntington Hospital)
Parents:  M. M. Jenkins & Catherine Conrad
HECK FUNERAL HOME


JENKINS
NORENA ELIZABETH
1934 1934 1929 1929

Footstones:  "N.J." and "E.J."

Jenkins, Narine Mae, d.12-21-1934, 6 hrs,
Ordered by Paul Jenkins, Heck Funeral Home.


BARBARA
ANN  LEGG
1940  1941
AT REST

Footstone:  "B.A.L."

 d/o Ralph Norman Legg & Louise Lambert.


CARL  E.
LEGG II
 
DEC. 5, 1962
SEPT. 3, 1963
WE MISS YOU

FATHER
CHARLES  E.  LEGG
1886 1962

Note: Also metal funeral home marker stating
Edward Charles Legg, 1886 - 1962.


CHARLES  W  LEGG
JAN 27 1860
APRIL 13 1944

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.

Burial Date: (04-15-1944)   Age: 84
Born in Milton, WV and Died in Huntington, WV
Parents:  Willis Legg & Rebecca Chapman
HECK FUNERAL HOME


CHARLES  W.  LEGG
 
SEPT 1   1920

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.


EDA  REBECCA  LEGG
 
FEB 7 1889

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.


MOTHER
ETHEL  M.  LEGG
1896 1981

FERRELL Mortuary, Inc.


HENRY  F.  LEGG
1891 1952

Dates: (Born: 04-27- 1891 -- Died: 02-28-1952 --
Buried: 03-02-1952)   Age: 60
Born in Milton, WV and Died in Milton, WV
Parents:  Thomas R. Legg & Catherine Conard
HECK FUNERAL HOME


LEGG
JAMES  A. BERTHA  M.
1864 FATHER 1941 1877 MOTHER 1931

Note: James, s/o Willis Legg & Rebecca Chapman;
Bertha, maiden name Glover.

James middle name was "Albert"
Dates: (Born: 03-01-1864 -- Died: 10-22-1941 --
Buried: Oct. 1941)   Age: 77
Born in West Virginia and Died in Milton, WV
Parents:  Willis Legg & Rebecca Chapman
HECK FUNERAL HOME


JAMES  A.  LEGG
SEPT 26, 1884
(line blank)

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.


JOHNY  W  LEGG
 
JUNE 14 1882

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.


LIZZIE  M  LEGG
AUG 26 1860
SEPT 24 1942

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.

Lizzie name was "Elizabeth Margarette Legg"
HECK has his Death Date as: (Died: 09--25-1942 --
Buried: 09-27-1942)   Age: 82
Born in Cabell Co., WV and Died in Huntington, WV
Parents:  Joel Toney & Eddie Toney
HECK FUNERAL HOME


MARY  B  LEGG
1901     1958

REGER FUNERAL HOME

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M__Y  BELL  LEGG
 
APRIL 20 1956

Note: 2 metal funeral home markers on same grave, dates conflict.
Mary Bell Legg, d/o Charles Legg & Lizzie Toney, 8 May 1901-20 Apr 1958, bur 23 Apr 1958 -Reger


SADIE  LEGG
 
MARCH 24 1896

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.


LEGG
   
THOMAS CATHERINE
1825 1899 1856 1952

Note: Thomas, s/o James A. & Valetta Legg;
Catherine, maiden name Conrad.

Catherine Dates: (Born: 08-24-1856 -- Died: 09-10-1952 --
Buried: 09-12-1952)   Age: 96
Born in Putnam Co., WV and Died in Milton, WV
Parents:  Louis Conard & (Mother) Unknown
HECK FUNERAL HOME


CARRIE  M.
MEADOWS
OCT. 21, 1977

Note: d/o Gregory & Patricia G. Meadows.

Carrie middle name was "Michelle"
Burial Date: (10-23-1977)   Age: 0
Born and Died in Huntington, WV 
(Cabell-Huntington Hospital)
Parents:  Marvin Gregory Meadows & Patricia Gail Stewart
HECK FUNERAL HOME


ONE  WITH  GOD
PATRICIA  G.
MEADOWS
1953 1977

Note: mar. Gregory Meadows. Also large marker with surname
MEADOWS and verse;
WE SHALL DWELL IN THE HOUSE OF THE LORD FOREVER

Patricia middle name was "Gail"
Dates: (Born: 12-10-1953 -- Died: 11-02-1977 --
Buried: 11-04-1977)   Age: 23
Born in Huntington, WV and Died in Huntington, WV 
(Cabell-Huntington Hospital)
Husband:  Marvin Gregory Meadows
Parents:  Henry T. Stewart & Barbara Scarberry
HECK FUNERAL HOME


MINNIE

Note: No dates or other information.
Located beside Thomas & Catherine Legg.


MYRTLE

Note: No dates or other information.
Located beside Thomas & Catherine Legg.


PEYTON
     
HOWARD   GERALDINE
1921           TOGETHER FOREVER 1922 1992

Howard d. 2002 or 2003; Geraldine, d/o M. M. & Nettie Jenkins.


TERRY DAVID
ROACH
1950   1951

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
FERRELL MORTUARY. Inc.


WILLIAM  EDWARD
ROACH
1946   1946

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
FERRELL MORTUARY. Inc.


ALBERT  E  TONEY
 
1901      1926

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.


CHARLEY  W  TONEY
 
1876      1923

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
Charles William Toney, d. 10 Aug 1923, Book 3, pg 184


HENRY  L  TONEY
 
1904      1924

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
 Four graves in a row in following order, Henry L. Toney,
unmarked, Charley Toney, Malinda Toney.


MALINDA  TONEY
 
1878      1945

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
 Maiden name Legg, mar. Charles Toney.


Note: There are 35 graves marked only with bricks or fieldstones. Also several sunken places with no markers.

Others buried here include:

1. Adams, Arnold Lee --  2 Oct 1936 - 8 Oct 1936, bur 9 Oct 1936
                                       Heck Funeral Home.
2. Adams, Augusta May --  2 Nov 1898 -2 Apr 1979, bur 5 Apr 1979
                                          Heck Funeral Home. Possibly on right side of
                                          Harvey Adams, as that grave is unmarked.
3. Adams, Millard -- 1889 - 1946
                                Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                                see notes above with dated plate.
4. Adams, Samuel -- 1846 - 1908
                                Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge
5. Adams, Orma Lee -- 2 Oct 1926 - 2 Oct 1926, bur 4 Oct 1926
                                    Heck Funeral Home.
6. Black, Malinda --  2 Dec 1878 - 29 Oct 1945
                               Heck Funeral Home.
7. Black, Peter & family -- Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                                        source was Ford Jenkins.
                                       (Peter Black mar. Mary Ellen Legg)
8. Cremeans, Ben --  d.16 Apr 1940, 67 years
                                 Heck Funeral Home.
9. Cremeans, Emma  --  d.13 Dec 1946, 71 years
                                      Heck Funeral Home.
10. Cremeans family --  Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                                     source was Ford Jenkins.
                                     (may include 2 names above)
11. Forth, Hugh, wife & son --  Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                                                 source was Ford Jenkins.
12. Jenkins, Narine Mae --  12-21-1934, 6 hrs, Ordered by Paul Jenkins
                                           Heck Funeral Home
13. Legg, Ed, wife & children --  Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                                                  source was Ford Jenkins.
14. Legg, Gally & family --  Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                                          source was Ford Jenkins.
15. Legg, Will & son --  Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                                     source was Ford Jenkins.
16. Lewis, C. R. --  Cabell Co. Cemeteries by Carrie Eldridge,
                              source was Ford Jenkins.
17. Toney, W. C.  --  21 Aug 1919, 21y --  Cabell Co. Cemeteries
                                by Carrie Eldridge, source WPA
18. Ashworth, Opal H.  -- b 9 Apr. 1913 - 5 Apr. 2003, 
                                        Heck Funeral Home.
 

NOTE:   Number 15 and 18 could possible the same person.

18.  Legg,  William L.   (Male) --  Dates: (Born: 04-14-1882 --
                                            Died: 01-02-1962 --
                                            Buried: 01-04-1962)  Age: 79
                                     Born in West Virginia and Died in Milton, WV
                                     Parents:  (Father) Unknown & Sarah Smith
                                            HECK FUNERAL HOME  (Records)

 

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