Richwood, Nicholas County, West Virginia
Lat: 38° 12' 58"N, Lon: 80° 31' 10"W
Contributed by Paul R. Greathouse, Nov 04, 2004 [firstname.lastname@example.org].
Total records = 7.
Cemetery located on McCarty road just out of
Richwood WV city limits. It is 1 1/2 miles from
Richwood's traffic light. Turn south on Oakford to Valley
Avenue then left on Valley Ave. then to Dyer Ave. Turn right
on Dyer, continue to McCarty turn right go to Front Street
turn left on to Front St. Turn right on to Williams Ave.
On Williams drive to Hill St. Turn right and go to McCarty
and turn left on to McCarty. Continue to the end of the paved
road. From the end of paved road the cemetery is .2 of a mile
on the left of road.
This cemetery appears to have been in use for only a few years in the early 1900s, judging from the death dates. There appear to be several unmarked graves, also many graves marked with only a stone.
I walked and read this cemetery in 2002. This consists of all existing and legible headstones.
- Paul R. Greathouse
Armstrong, infant, no dates, "child of Glen Chaney & Frankie"
Drake, Benjamine C., b. 1866, d. 1938
Hilton, Charlene, b. 15 Jul 1917
King, Janie Webb, b. 30 Jan 1992, d. 8 Aug 1930
King, Kenneth Burnell, b. 1 Aug 1930, d. 1 Aug 1930
Mourey, Jane, b. 9 Nov 1918, d. 7 Feb 1920, "baby d/o H. H.& J."
Saunders, Dale, no dates, s/o Zona Greathouse
The following surnames are believed to have members buried here. So far I have found no
proof to identify them: McTheny, Hall, Golihue, Little, Bender, Alder
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