Hening Family Cemetery

     The Hening Family Cemetery was surveyed on November 8, 2000 by Claude E. Ridings Jr. and Sharon L. Nowery. The cemetery is well-maintained and enclosed in a wrought fence.There are two large monuments, as well as individual graves. The cemetery may be reached by:

    1. Turn onto Cosby Road off Rt. 522.
    2. Travel about 1/4 mile and the cemetery is on the right offset from the road on a small hill.


Burial Listing
 
Name
Birth Date
Death Date
Remarks
  Bradley, Adelaide H. 2/10/1874 5/29/1954 Asleep in Jesus (See Hening Monument #2)
  Conant, Lillie Hening 11/27/1877 12/18/1942 See Hening Monument #2
  Eley, Edward Hartwell 9/3/1907 4/12/1998  
  Hening, Bessie H. Scott 10/23/1872 10/13/1904 See Hening Monument #2
  Hening, Bessie Lynn Morgan 8/6/1894 1/19/1962  
  Hening, Chas. K. 6/20/1875 3/7/1900 See Hening Monument #2
  Hening, Clark Morgan 6/14/1928 7/20/1993  
  Hening, Georgia Leigh Eley 9/25/1925    
  Hening, Lewis Douglas 10/2/1884 2/27/1957  
  Hening, Linda M. 5/7/1870 2/14/1937 I Go To The Father
  Hening, Locksley Payne 2/1/1899 8/14/1922 s/o Dr. T.S. & L.M. Hening/Sr. Medical Student/MCV
  Hening, Malcom P. 11/23/1881 12/26/1955 See Hening Monument #2
  Hening, Mary W. 9/23/1881 11/9/1926 See Note #1
  Hening, Mersine Henderson 5/14/1902 10/30/1902 d/o Dr. T.S. & L.M. Hening
  Hening, Nancy M. 4/19/1925 5/28/2000 See Hening Monument #1
  Hening, Neil Bryan 8/14/1889 6/3/1986 See Hening Monument #1
  Hening, Olivia H. 8/19/1850 11/3/1923 At Rest (See Hening Monument #2)
  Hening, Ruth Goode 9/30/1908 9/11/1984 See Hening Monument #1
  Hening, T. S., Sr. 1/25/1827 9/21/1897 At Rest.
  Hening, T. Scott, Jr. 8/23/1900 3/5/1958  
  Hening, Thomas Scott, M.D. 1872 1934 I Go To The Father
  Hening, William Lewis 12/20/1913 9/16/1976  
  Hening, Wm. H., M.D. 1/17/1831 1/23/1904 See Hening Monument #2
  Hening, Wm. Randolph 11/16/1903 6/23/1912 s/o (3rd) Dr. T.S. & L.M. Hening
  Perkins, Eulalia Hening 2/5/1913 9/8/1980 "Lady"


Transcriptions of Monuments located in the Hening Family Cemetery
Monument #1
Monument #1
Monument #1
Monument #1
Front of Monument
Left Side of Monument
Back of Monument
Right Side of Monument
Lynn M Peavy
4-7-1954 -- no death date
Anne E. Peavy
8-23-1955 -- no death date
Clark M. Hening
6-14-1928 -- 7-20-1993
Georgia E. Hening
9-25-1929 -- no death date
Married 3-1-1952
Richard S. Hening
3-20-1953 -- no death date
Thomas E. Hening
3-29-1957 -- no death date
Patricia L. Hening
9-23-1958 -- no death date
Neil B. Hening
8-14-1889 -- 6-3-1986
Bessie L. Morgan
8-6-1894 -- 1-19-1962
Married 8-19-1919
Nancy M. Hening
Clark M. Hening
Ruth Goode
9-30-1908 -- 9-11-1984
Nancy M. Hening
4-19-1925 -- 5-28-2000
Merrill A. Peavy
11-8-1925 -- no death date
Married 8-19-1948
George M. Peavy
12-19-1949 -- no death date
COL. WM. H. SCOTT WAS ACTIVE
IN REVOLUTIONARY WAR. HE SAW
GEN. CORNWALLIS SURRENDER HIS
SWORD TO GEN. GEORGE WASHINGTON
AT YORKTOWN, VA OCT. 19, 1781.
COL. SCOTT WAS THE GRANDSON
OF WM. W. HENING WHO WROTE
13 VOLUMES OF STATUTES AT
LARGE OF VIRGINIA WHICH
COVERED YEARS 1619-1792
"HENING LAWS" PUBLISHED 1823.
COL. SCOTT WAS UNCLE OF DR.
WM. H. HENING WHO FOUNDED
THIS CEMETERY. GENESIS 23
24
Genesis
28
50
Monument #2
Monument #2
Monument #2
Monument #2
Front of Monument
Left Side of Monument
Back of Monument
Right Side of Monument
Wm. H. Hening, M.D.
Jan. 17, 1831
Jan. 23, 1904
His Wife
Olivia H. Hening
Aug. 19, 1850
Nov. 3, 1923
At Rest
Bessie H. Scott
Oct. 23, 1872
Oct. 13, 1904
Malcom P. Hening
Nov. 23, 1881
Dec. 26, 1955
Adelaide H. Bradley
Feb. 10, 1874
May 29, 1954
Asleep in Jesus
Bessie Morgan Hening
Aug. 6, 1894
Jan. 19, 1962
Chas. K. Hening
June 20, 1875
March 7, 1900
Lillie Hening conant
Born Nov. 27, 1877
Entered into rest
Dec. 18, 1942
A devoted wife, daughter
and sister
Asleep in Jesus, Blessed sleep
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