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Directions: Located on Fore Drive, Charleston, Kanawha Co., WV. Off Sissonville Road, Route 21. Cemetery is situated on the left side, off up a steep gas pipeline hill about 350 yards.
From the left row as you go into the cemetery; 1st row 1. Unmarked grave 2. Unmarked grave 3. Hilda Hamlett 5/29/1925 - 4/22/1995, CPJ Marker (* Hilda M. Coffman, daughter of Delbert Harrison Coffman and Pearl Jane Haynes) 4. Unmarked grave 5. Unmarked grave 2nd row; 6. Unmarked grave 7. Unmarked grave 8. Delbert H. Coffman 1892 - 1962 Cunningham Funeral Home (* son of Charles Jacob Coffman and Mahala A. Haynes) 9. Unmarked grave 10. Unmarked grave 11. Fieldstone 12. Unmarked grave 3rd row; 13. Fieldstone 14. Unmarked grave 15. Fieldstone 16. Fieldstone 17. Fieldstone 18. James H. Coffman - West Virginia Private First Class United States Army Korean War - Sept. 22, 1928 - June 26, 1972 (* James Hillard Coffman, son of Albert Coffman and Rose Haynes, Albert was the son of Charles Jacob Coffman and Mahala A. Haynes). 19. Unmarked grave 4th row; 20. Unmarked grave 21. Unmarked grave 22. Tina Gay Shamblin Mar. 21, 1945 - July 18, 1945 (* Infant daughter of Brady C. Shamblin and Martha Alice Peyton) 23. Dorothy Pearl Shamblin April 18, 1940 - Feb. 13, 1941 (* Infant daughter of Brady C. Shamblin and Martha Alice Peyton) I also found records of 4 others buried in this cemetery they are; * Charles Jacob Coffman 17 April 1870 - 6 June 1944, son of Henry Clay Coffman and Elizabeth Frances "Betty" Brightwell. * Mary Frances Haynes Coffman 5 Aug 1876 - 7 Aug 1945, Glenn Haynes of Rand, informant. * Ricky Lee Coffman 22 May 1954 - 8 July 1954, infant son of Carroll Barkley Coffman and Barbara Ruth Smith, lived one month and 16 days. * Carroll Barkley Coffman 15 June 1913 - 11 Jun 1955, son of Delbert H. Coffman and Pearl Jane Haynes. * Story has been told that our Coffman progenitor, Jacob Coffman, born in PA, 1790-1800, and died April 1861 at Charleston, was also buried in this cemetery.
Read by Darlena Kidd Harmon, April 2002 at Southern58@aol.com