Whetsell-Felton Cemetery

Whetsell Settlement, Preston County, West Virginia

Well maintained by the Childs family.  Complete list of visible gravestones.

 

In Memory

Our Darling Daughter

Mary Ann Whetsell

B. Jan. 30, 1939

D. Jan. 30, 1939

 

Walter Wesley

Childs

July 31, 1950

Infant Son

Glenn and Gaye Childs

 

Gay Frank Felton

July 7, 1892

Jan. 2, 1916

 

Almeda

Wife of E.S. Felton

Feb. 18, 1854

Oct. 29, 1909

 

FATHER

E. Scott Felton

1853 – 1936

 

Lucy S.

Phillips

1898 – 1929

 

J. Worley Felton

1883 – 1970

 

Charles W.

Benjamin H.

Kate

Felton

 

James H.

Son of

Wm & C. Felton

Born

Feb. 1, 1868

Died

May 24, 1890

 

William Felton

Born

Jan. 13, 1823

Died

Oct. 12, 1895

 

Catherine M.

Wife of

Wm Felton

Born

Dec. 5, 1831

Died July 21, 1913

 

Sarah J. Felton

May 11, 1857

Jan. 27, 1901

 

Cassie E.

Felton

1855 – 1938

 

Annie C. Felton

Born Sept. 12, 1874

Died Feb. 19, 1967

 

William H.

Son of

Wm & C. Felton

Aug. 23, 1865

Aged 5 Ys. 2 Ms.

4 Ds.

He was lovely, He was fair

And for a while was given here

An angel came and claimed him

And bore him home to heaven.

 

Henry M. Felton

Born

June 16, 1834

Died

Feb. 2, 1899

 

Mary S.

Wife of

H.M. Felton

Dec. 25, 1838

Dec. 31, 1918

Abide in Me.

 

Infant

Son of

I.C. & E.H. Whetsell

Died

Mar. 3, 1864

Aged 1 day.

Those little hands will raise no more

To meet our loving fond caress:

For death’s cold blast in passing o’re

Has snatched thee from affection’s breast.

 

FATHER

Elias E. Whetsell

1859 - 1931

 

Ida L.

Wife of

Elias W. Whetsell

Apr. 4, 1861

Oct. 10, 1912

A tender

mother and a

faithful friend.

 

Infant

Feb. 26, 1907

 

Children of

Elias W. & Ida L.

Whetsell

(left side)

Carl S.

Born

Aug. 31, 1887

Died

Mch. 11, 1898

No pain, No grief

No anxious fear

Can reached our

Loved one sleeping here.

(right side)

Samuel P.

Born

 Feb. 10, 1892

Died

Apr. 21, 1895

Not lost, blest thought

But gone before,

Where we shall meet

To part no more.

 

Grover C.

Son of Elias W.

& Ida L.

Whetsell

Aug.1, 1884

Nov. 28, 1912

No pains, no griefs,

No anxious fear

Can reach

Our loved one sleeping here.

 

Lillie Alice

Wife of

John Craig

Jan. 15, 1861

May 11, 1915

 

John Craig

May 26, 1864

Oct. 1, 1935

 

Isaac C.

Whetsell

1864 – 1943

 

Eleanor H.

Wife of

I.C. Whetsell

Died

July 1, 1882

Aged

42 Yrs. 1 Mo. & 1 D.

Dear mother thou art gone to rest

Thy toils and curses are o’er

And sorrow, pain, and suffering now

Shall n’er distress thee more.

 

Isaac

Son of Henry M. & M.S.

Felton

Born

July 30, 1873

Died

[ ] 20, 1879

 

Pearl

Daughter of

CW & IL Whetsell

Born

Mch 5, 1891

Died

Mch. 13, 1891

Sleep on sweet babe

And take thy rest

God called thee home

He thought it best.

 

William W.

Felton

Born

May 9, 1869

Died

June 21, 1893

Thus when the might of death shall come

My flesh shall rest beneath the ground

And wait thy voice to breath my tomb

With sweet salvation in the sound.

 

Henry Felton

Died

Oct. 7, 1864

Aged 63 Years.

 

Catherine

Wife of

H. Felton

Born

Sept. 13, 1799

Died

June 4, 1890

Mast (?) she has left us her spirit is fled

Her body now slumbers along with the dead

Her savior hath called her to him she has gone

Be ye also ready to follow her soon.

 

 

Mt. Olivet Cemetery

Lantz Risge Rd., Preston County, West Virginia

Well maintained by Lantz Ridge, Inc.  Incomplete list.

 

William F. Wotring

1851-1900

Elizabeth E.

1851-1930

 

IN MY FATHERS HOUSE

ARE MANY MANSIONS

Peter Wotring

Born

Sep. 20, 1827

Died

Oct. 20, 1900

Aged 73 Yrs. 1 Mo.

 

Drucilla

Wife of Jacob P. WotringR

July 2, 1829

Aug. 17, 1911

 

Mary O.

Daughter of

J.P & D. Wotring

Died

June 7, 1875

Aged 12 Years, 11 mos., 1 Day

 

Ulysses C.

Son of

J.P. & D. Wotring

Died

June 7, 1875

Aged 6 Yrs [   ] 5 Ds

 

2 Unreadable

Died 1875

 

Agnes F.M.

Daughter of  J.P. & D. Wotring

Died

June 3, 1875

Aged 4 Ys. 8 Ds.

 

SANDERS

Leura Clare

Dec. 3, 1897

Oct. 24, 1901

Gone Home

Elma Doris

Aug. 14, 1910

Dec. 29, 1912

Our Loved One

Alic Harley

Sep. 2, 1893

Dec. 30, 1893

At Rest

 

Page Philip Durr

July 3, 1878

May 2, 1938

 

Edith M.

Dau. Of Mr. & Mrs. G.L. Bolyard

1905-1912

 

Amos H. Knotts

Aug. 30, 1889

Jan. 21, 1892

At Rest

 

Evelyn P. Knotts

1889-1949

 

Knotts

Marietta K.

Oct. 27, 1850

Aug. 31, 1931

Peter H.

May 31, 1852

Mar. 28, 1932

 

Phyllis Disbennett

1913-1967

 

Thomas C. Robinson

Jan. 15, 1916

Jan. 27, 1999

 

Catharine

Wife of W.C. Knotts

Born June 3, 1827

Died June 8, 1899

Aged 72 Ys. 5 D.

Rest Mother rest in quiet sleep

While friends in sorrow o’er thee weep.

 

Wm. C. Knotts

Co. A 7th W.Va. INF

 

Virginia F. Hardesty

Born Nov. 23, 1891

Died Sept. 9, 1902

 

Laura G.

Wife of L.W. Hardesty

July 28, 1865

Sept. 8, 1905

 

Lantz

Amy C.

1893-1964

Lucien M.

1883-1967

 

Fretwell

Leola Lantz

Apr. 25, 1917

Lyverl Severe

Jan. 1, 1916

Nov. 18, 1941

 

Fretwell

Margaret E.

1887-1958

Frank S.

1880-1952

 

Wiles

David

1826-1911

Anstus

1833-1920

 

Stawser

Leah W.

1902-1988

Herbert C.

1902-1975

 

Mary V. Strawser

1866-1959

 

Geo. W. Strawser

Died Aug. 4, 1921

Aged 53 Yrs. 6 Mos. 13 d.

 

Walter Strawser

1905-1924

 

Bernice Strawser

1911-1934

 

Iva Strawser

1891-1938

 

Raymond Strawser

1903-1942

 

Son

Ercil R. Knotts

1907-1931

 

Milton C.

Son of M.C. & E.R. Knotts

1915

 

Knotts

Minnie C.

1877-1949

Ernest K.

1879-1961

 

Clyde H. Hay

US Army

World War I

1889-1980

 

Bertie M. Hay

1888-1978

 

Wiles

C. Delbert

1884-1960

Edna L.

1895-1970

 

Knotts

Nellie J.

1881-1935

David F.

1874-1969

 

Wilbur E.

Son of D.F. & N.B. Knotts

Aug. 27, 1904

Oct. 8, 1914

 

Nice

Ernest L.

Jan. 27, 1916

Merle V.

Aug. 16, 1924

 

Lantz

Virginia E.

1887-1954

Albert W.

1874-1961

 

W0tring Chapel Cemetery

Lantz Ridge Rd., Preston County, West Virginia

Well maintained.  Incomplete list.

 

Wotring

Wanda Jean

Aug. 25, 1927 - Oct. 31, 1990

Charles David

June 8, 1913 – June 15, 1974

 

C. Frank

Wotring

Feb. 24, 1900

June 15, 1924

 

Clark W. Wotring

Born May 25, 1898

Died Sept. 6, 1898

Aged 3 Mo. 12 D.

 

IN MY FATHERS HOUSE

ARE MANY MANSIONS

Mae G.

Wife of J.P. Wotring

May 19, 1874

Oct. 3, 1922

 

IN MY FATHERS HOUSE

ARE MANY MANSIONS

J.P. Wotring

Feb. 2, 1860

Sep. 25, 1909

Asleep in Jesus

Blessed sleep

From which none

Ever wake to weep.

 

IN MY FATHERS HOUSE

ARE MANY MANSIONS

Alice L.

Wife of J.P. Wotring

Born Oct. 7, 1862

Died Jun. 1, 1888

Aged 25 Y. 2 M. 24 D.

Asleep in Jesus

Blessed sleep

From which none

Ever wake to weep.

 

Geo. M. Wotring

Born Mar. 30, 1884

Died Feb. 7, 1887

Aged 2 Y. 3 M.

 

Nellie E. Wotring

Born Dec. 2, 1885

Died Mar. 1, 1887

Aged 2 Y. 3 M.

 

Bucklew

Father

John D.

1889-1951

Mother

Myrtle M.

1875-1964

 

Edith M. Wotring

Nov. 4, 1893

Feb. 7, 1916

 

Infant son of Chas. & Edith

Wotring

 

Edward W. Lee

May 28, 1861

May 29, 1931

 

Mary J. Lee

June 12, 1868

Dec. 27, 1909

Aged 44 Ys. 6 Ms. 17 Ds.

Rest mother rest in quiet sleep

While friends in sorrow o’er thee weep.

 

Barton R. Lee

July 4, 1900

Oct. 6, 1920

Aged 20 Ys. 3 Ms. 2 Ds.

 

E.F. Lee

Oct. 19, 1913

Oct. 20, 1913

(Note:  There are two of these stones several feet

away from each other.  One is rougher, and has a backwards N in “born”.)

 

Harry D. Lee

July 30, 1885

Mar. 7, 1971

 

Sidna E. Lee

Mar. 3, 1889

June 7, 1950

 

Kenneth Lee

July 6, 1922

July 6, 1922

 

V.I. Lee

July 26, 1923

Mar. 23, 1925

 

Ira A. Lee

March 24, 1929

April 13, 1930

 

D.D. Lee

Sept. 5, 1913

Jun. 23, 1917

 

David Lee Phillips

Jan. 28, 1950

Jan. 30, 1950

 

Orville B. Buckingham

US Army

World War I

May 4, 1891

Dec. 30, 1979

 

GILLUM

Roy M.

1912-1978

Beatrice J.

1909-1996

 

Josephine Louise Gillum

1930-1932

 

Kathline Gillum

1941-1942

 

MOONE

Shelia

1959-1970

James

1962-1970

 

MAYNE

Pearl

1903-1986

Ervie

1900-1986

Married April 11, 1921

 

Terri Marie Mayne

Dec. 28, 1962

 

William H. Goff

1916-1967

 

Aurora Cemetery at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

Aurora, Preston County, WV

Well maintained.  Incomplete List.

 

WOTRING

Elizabeth

1843-1900

Margery

1838-1911

Isaac

1833-1923

Samuel

1835-1916

 

David Wotring

1826-1906

Louisa C.

His Wife

1829-1904

 

Sarah C. Wotring

1860 – 1936

 

WOTRING

Isaac M

1862-1959

Olive E.

1866-1943

 

WOTRING

Samuel

Paul

Foster

 

WOTRING

Elizabeth A.

1843-1927

Wesley M.

1865-1937

Ada L.

1868-1946

Sarah Ida

1877-1964

 

WOTRING

J.N.H Wotring

Jan. 1, 1853

Dec. 16, 1938

Lydia J.

His wife

July 30, 1856

Jan. 8, 1945

 

Dwite Wotring

Apr. 27, 1891

May 3, 1891

 

Samuel W. Wotring

1847-1926

Martha A.

His wife

1854-1933

 

DAUGHTER

Laura M. Wotring

June 8, 1876

Oct. 22, 1956

 

Ira B.

Son of SW & MA Wotring

Feb. 4, 1882

Feb. 12, 1894

 

Geo. L Wotring

Oct. 2, 1856

May 13, 1933

Anjeretta

His wife

Ap. 23, 1853

Dec. 21, 1915

 

WOTRING

Louis S.

1856-1926

Eliza M.

1859-1935

 

WOTRING

Ada M.

1887-1969

George B.

1883-1954

 

Fanny Rebecca Wotring

Oct. 24, 1911

Feb. 27, 1920

Gone to be an angel.

 

John W. Watring

1882-1922

 

WOTRING

Cyrus T.

1882-1962

Mary L.

1885-1963

Scott C.

1884-1950

Eula C.

1882-1969

 

WOTRING

Opal B.

1916-1998

Maynard S.

1910-1961

 

WOTRING

Ernest S.

1885-1966

Mary S.

1892-1965

 

WOTRING

Emory I.

1889-1964

Nina G.

1892-1965

 

WOTRING

Josephine M.

1907-1971

Ronald O.

1905-1978

Married Sept. 25, 1926

 

Gerald E. Wotring

Sgt. US Army

Korea

July 11, 1932

Dec. 31, 1953

 

WOTRING

Gae G.

1918-1971

Melvin Bill

1910-1945