Doors to the Past

Waugh Cemetery

WAUGH CEMETERY
Cabell County, WV


Waugh Detail List

Latitude: N 38 23.210
Longitude: W 082 12.107
Elevation: 943 feet
Accuracy: 19 feet


From US Route 60 in Ona, take Fudges Creek Road for 2.0 miles. Turn Right onto Waugh Branch Road and go 1.4 miles to the top of the mountain. The cemetery is at the top. The cemetery is fence and very well maintain.

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 Barry Huffstutler.
Read Mar 2002.
Updated:  December 22, 2007


TERRY  MICHAEL  BAKER
SP4    US  ARMY
VIETNAM
MAR  16  1948 AUG  3  2005

KOONTZ FUNERAL HOME

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CONLEY  RAY  BLACKBURN
SP5   US ARMY
SEP 2 1957       NOV 17 1989

[ Headstone ]


DIKE  BLACKBURN
PVT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
NOV 29 1926       FEB 2 1990

[ Headstone ]


CLAY
   
RUFUS, Jr. JANICE H.
FEB. 9, 1922 JAN. 28, 1926
  AUG. 22, 2000

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ELKINS
   
ELISABETH  JANE BENJAMIN
1857   -   1937 1856   -   1937

Footstones: "E. E." and Ben is broken

Benjamin dates:
  Born: 03-07-1856 -- Died: 02-09-1937
Buried: 02-11-1937   Age:  80
Born in Virginia and Died in Cabell Co., WV
Parents:  Andrew Elkins & Sarah Hager
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives
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Elisabeth name on the Death Certificate
is spelled as "Elizabeth"
Born: 09-23-1857 -- Died: 03-11-1937
Buried: 03-14-1937   Age:  79
Born in West Virginia and Died in Barboursville, WV
Parents:  John W. Mays & Julia Ann White
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

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MILLARD  FLYNN
SEPT. 16, 1875
APRIL 10, 1937

Buried: 04-12-1937   Age:  62
Born in West Virginia and Died in Ona, WV
Wife:  Bertha Birch
Parents:  John Flynn & (Unknown)
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

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"JAKE"
RALPH FLYNN
1923   -   1997
A FRIEND TO ALL

Born: 11-24-1923 -- Died: 02-09-1997
Source:  SSDI

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EFFIE E. GOTHARD
DEC. 17, 1878
JAN. 9, 1957

Effie Middle name was "Ernestine"
Parents:  W. A. Gothard & Sarah Sanders
Source: WV Archives

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GOTHARD
 
WILLIAM  A.
1851   -   1931
SARAH  S.
1855   -   1922

Footstones:  "FATHER" and "MOTHER"

Note: On the top of the Headstone is a open book that has on it
"AT REST".

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Hilbert
Baby

Note: This is a heart shape concrete stone without any dates on it.

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CHARLES HILBERT
APRIL 27, 1940

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LAVENA B. HILBERT
1888   -   1973
AT REST

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OHMER W. HILBERT
MAY 23  
  1914
SEPT. 12  

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Wm  EDWARD  HILBERT
1877   -   1950
AT REST

Born: 06-18-1877 -- Died: 02-10-1950
Buried: 02-12-1950   Age:  72
Born in Lincoln Co., WV and Died in Huntington, WV
Parents:  Amos Hilbert & Rosa D. Watts
Source: WV Archives

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HOLLEY
   
EARL  W. WINNITH  H.
NOV. 14, 1921 SEPT. 23, 1923
NOV. 7, 1994 MAR. 12, 1995

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IN MEMORY OF
EARL  W  HOLLEY
TEC   4 US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
NOV 14 1921      NOV 7 1994

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FATHER
BERT  A.  HUTCHINSON
1910   -   1958

Bret middle name was "Allen"
Died: 03-20-1958   Age: 48
Parents:  David Hutchinson & Ella Cyrus
Source: WV Archives

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ELLA  HUTCHINSON
1875   -   1953

Dates:  (Born:  07-20-1875 -- Died:  08-06-1953 --
Buried:  08-08-1953)   Age: 77
Born in Ona, WV and Died in Ona, WV
Parents: W.H. Cyrus & Sorilda Cyrus
Husband was D. A. Hutchinson
HECK FUNERAL HOME

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ALPHA  ELIZABETH  KECKLER
BELOVED WIFE AND MOTHER
MAR  10  1913 MAY  31  2002

WALLACE FUNERAL HOME

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OSCAR  A  KECKLER
CPL   US ARMY AIR CORPS
WORLD  WAR  II
JAN 28 1906       MAR 20 1987

Oscar middle name was "Anderson"
Burial date: (03-22-1987)   Age: 81
Born in New Philadelphia, OH  and Died in Huntington, WV 
(St. Mary's Hospital)
Wife: Alpha Hilbert
Parents: Ora Gordon & Nancy Rogers
HECK FUNERAL HOME

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GEORGIA  KIRBY
JULY 25, 1907
OCT. 2, 1939

Buried: (10-04-1939)   Age: 32
Born in West Virginia and Died in Barboursville, WV
Husband: Vintson Kirby
Parents:  Dave Hutchinson & Ella Cyrus
HECK FUNERAL HOME

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KOHLER
DAISY   ALICE  HILBERT
APR. 30, 1892
NOV. 10, 1959

Parents:  Amos Hilbert & Rosa Watts
Source: WV Archives

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DIANE  M.  McGINNIS
1944   -   1997

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EDNA  BEAUFORD
McGINNIS
MAY  18,  1916
NOV.  19,  2003

Buried: 11-2-2003   Age:  87
Husband:  George McGinnis
KOONTZ FUNERAL HOME

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EDWARD  HILBERT  McGINNIS
JAN 29 1953       AUG 10 1992
WE LOVE YOU ALWAYS

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GEORGE  W.  McGINNIS
PVT   US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
OCT 28 1910       SEP 13 1983

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HENRY  F  McGINNIS
SP5   US ARMY
VIETNAM
APR 27 1950        JAN 27 1985

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DESSIE MEADOWS
1896   -   1956

Dessie middle name was "Ann"
Born: 03-30-1896 -- Died: 06-06-1956
Buried: 06-08-1956   Age:  60
Born in West Virginia and Died in Barboursville, WV
Parents:  Charles Wetherholt & Fidelia Waugh
KOONTZ FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

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GENEVIEVE
MOUNTS

Born: 03-12-1919 -- Died: 05-24-2004
Age:  85
Husband:  Mitch Mounts
CHAPMAN'S MORTUARY

Note: Genevieve is buried in Woodmere Cemetery

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MITCH  MOUNTS
AUG. 9, 1913

Note: Mitch Death date was July 1995
Wife:  Genevieve (Burnswick) Mounts

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MOTHER
 
ESSIE  E.  NOE
MARCH  31,  1913
SEPT.  4,  1990

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OUR  BABY
 
JUSTIN  L.  NOE
APRIL  14,  1997
APRIL  16,  1997

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JAMES  BIG  JIM  PARKER
1949 2007

This grave is marked with a Metal Marker only.
WALLACE FUNERAL HOME

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SLONE
     
RALPH K.   LINDA  McGINNIS
DEC. 22, 1930   AUG. 20, 1943
  MEMORY LANE DEC. 25, 2000

Ralph middle name was "Kenneth"
Ralph Death date was -- 2007

(Both) -- KOONTZ FUNERAL HOME

Note: Ralph and Linda names are on books and on the end
of each book it has "BOOK OF LIFE".

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FREDRICK  C.
SOWARDS
WEST VIRGINIA
~
MUS 9 INF
~
JANUARY 12, 1882
FEBRUARY 12, 1945

Buried: 02-14-1945   Age:  62
Born in Gallia Co., OH and Died in Barboursville, WV
Wife:  Lola Sowards
Parents:  Charles Henry Sowards & Sarah Jane Gothard
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

Veteran of the Spanish-American War

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LOLA  M.  SOWARDS
AUGUST 6, 1891
JAN. 13, 1960

Heck Records has her Death date as Jan. 14, 1960
Buried: 01-16-1960   Age:  68
Born in West Virginia and Died in Huntington, WV
(St. Mary's Hospital)
Husband:  Fredrick C. Sowards
Parents:  William Gothard & Sarah Sanders
HECK FUNERAL HOME

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SPENCER
   
GLADIE  O. EDDIE  F.
1898   -   1940 1896   -   1974

Gladie middle name was "Olive"
Born: 11-28-1898  -- Died: 08-27-1940
Buried: 08-28-1940   Age:  41
Born in West Virginia and Died in Barboursville, WV
Husband:  Eddie F. Spencer
Parents:  S. O. Wetherholt & Lydia Gothard
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

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GARY  SPENCER
MAY 1952
MAY 1952

Note: This grave is marked with a very old rusty, Metal Marker.

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Born: 05-23-1952 -- Died: 05-24-1952
Buried: 05-25-1952   Age:  1 day
Born and Died in Huntington, WV
(St. Mary's Hospital)
Parents:  Kenneth Edward Spencer & Violet Milton
WALLACE FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives


PHYLLIS  JANE  SPENCER
MAR. 3,  1935

Note: Phyllis has no Death date.

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CARMEL  SUTPHIN  JR
AUG  23  1927
SEPT  6  1929

Note: This grave is marked with a Metal Marker
and a Heart shape concrete marker.

Buried: 09-07-1929   Age:  2
Born and Died in Barboursville, WV
Parents:  Carmel Sutphin & Reba Waugh

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SUTPHIN
CARMEL
JAN   - SEPT
1901   -  1933

Note: This grave is marked with a Metal Marker
and a broken concrete stone.

Born: 01-07-1901 -- Died: 09-21-1933
Buried: 09-24-1933   Age:  32
Born in West Virginia and Died in Logan, WV
Wife:  Josie Toler
Parents:  Oley Sutphin & Cora Kuhn
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

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CORA  SUTPHIN
1883   -   1961

Died in Huntington, WV
Died: 08-30-1961   Age:  78
Parents:  Anthony Kuhn & Rebecca Meadows
Source: WV Archives

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OLEY  SUTPHIN
1875     1946

Note: This grave is marked with a Metal Marker
mounted on a concrete block.

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PEARL  VIRGINIA
VAUGHN
DEC.  30,  1924
JUNE  14,  2006
"CHERISHED" MOTHER
AND
GRANDMOTHER

Born in Chesapeake, OH and Died in Huntington, WV
(St. Mary's Hospital)
Parents:  John Robert Vaughn & Rhoda Maybelle Thompson
WALLACE FUNERAL HOME
Source:  Herald-Dispatch

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VILLARS  BABY'S
1943 
1946 

Infant Villars  (Female)
Born: 11-02-1943 -- Died: 11-02-1943
Buried: 11-04-1943   Age:  2 hours & 30 minutes
Born and Died in Huntington, WV
(St. Mary's Hospital)
Parents:  Forrest Arthur Villars & Margie Spencer
WALLACE FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives
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Note: The Villars baby of 1946 was "Carrolyn"
Born: 08-06-1946 -- Died: 08-10-1946
Buried: 08-12-1946   Age: 4 days
Born and Died in Huntington, WV
(St. Mary's Hospital)
Parents: Forrest Villars & Margie Spencer
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives
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JAMES
WARD

Note: James has no dates on his marker.

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SARAH  A.  WAUGH
 
1850   -   1915

Husband:  William A. Waugh

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Wm.  A.  WAUGH
 
1842   -   1929

Born: 12-02-1842 -- Died: 03-22-1929
Buried: 03-24-1929   Age:  86
Born in Gallipolis, OH and Died in Huntington, WV
Wife: Sarah A. Devore
Parents:  Cornelius Waugh & Elizabeth Perkins
REGER FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

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ALLEN
WEIFORD
OCT. 22, 1971
MAY 18, 1991

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WETHERHOLT
CHARLES A.
1846   -   1929
FIDELIA
1852   -   1941

Footstones:  "C.A.W." and "F.W."

Charles -- Born: 02-10-1846 -- Died: 07-30-1929
Buried: 08-01-1929   Age:  83
Born in Ohio and Died in Barboursville, WV
Parents:  Thomas Wetherholt & Annie Ward
HECK FUNERAL HOME
Source: WV Archives

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MOTHER FATHER
 
LIDA  A. WETHERHOLT S. O.  WETHERHOLT
JAN. 8, 1876 SEPT. 4, 1871
MAR. 10, 1944 MAY 18, 1933
 
Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God

Footstones:  "L.A.W." and "S.O.W."

Death Records has Lida name as "Lyda"
Buried: 03-12-1944   Age:  68
Born in West Virginia and Died in Barboursville, WV
Parents:  Will Gothard & Sarah Saunders
Source: WV Archives
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S. O. name was "Stephen Oden Wetherholt"
Buried: 05-21-1933   Age:  61
Born in Ohio and Died in Barboursville, WV
Parents:  Charles Wetherholt & Roxie Martin
Source: WV Archives

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UNMARKED:
Two (2 ) graves are marked with a Metal Marker that are unreadable.

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