Little Zion Baptist Church


Little Zion Baptist Church Cemetery

(Partial Cemetery View)



  

   The Little Zion Baptist Church cemetery was surveyed in August 2009 by Raymond Butcher. In addition to engraved tombstones, there are 19 graves with funeral home markers (7 of which are un-readable). There are 17 graves marked with only a stone or stick and 5 graves with un-readable headstones . As of August 2009, there were 217 identifiable graves. The cemetery is maintained in excellent condition and may be reached by:
     1. Take Rt. 60 west from Chesterfield to Powhatan.
     2. Continue west past the intersection of Rt 60 and Rt. 522( 1.7 miles) to Bell Road.
     3. Turn right on Bell Road and continue 2.9 miles to Cartersville Road.
     4. Turn left on Cartersville Road and continue for 4.7 miles. Church and cemetery are on the right.
   



Burial Listing

    Name Birth Date Death Date Remarks
  Agee, Eliza Riddle
12/24/1892
10/19/1986
At Rest - buried beside Mitchell Agee Sr.
  Agee, Mitchell
2/19/1910
9/6/1926
 
  Agee, Mitchell Sr.
6/6/1888
3/28/1954
At Rest - buried beside Eliza Riddle Agee
  Armstead, Cassell
3/15/1887
2/24/1974
 
  Armstead, Hess
3/15/1887
12/25/1954
 
  Bagley, Robert Lee
8/19/1948
5/21/1956
 
  Billips, Willie H.
c. 1855
5/22/1934
At Rest
  Boatwright, Ellis III
12/8/1968
11/19/1993
USAF
  Bolling, Josephine
2/14/2007
(funeral home marker)
  Booker, Alice M.
5/19/1926
5/8/1985
 
  Brown, Catherine A.
9/3/1949
4/9/2000
 
  Brown, Clarice H.
8/24/1931
12/14/2003
 
  Brown, Frank William
c. 1922
c. 1987
Pvt., US Army, WWII - buried beside Mozelle S. Brown
  Brown, Mozelle S.
9/11/1921
12/17/1973
buried beside Frank W. Brown
  Brown, Paul W.
c. 1926
c. 1991
Pfc., US Army, WWII
  Brown, Ray Charles
5/25/1987
(funeral home marker)
  Brown, Samuel Lee
c. 1915
c. 1986
Cpl., US Army, WWII
  Carter, Helen Hill
6/17/1942
12/22/1998
Mother
  Carter, Leonard Ray
12/25/1955
5/28/1996
PFC, US Army
  Clark, Charles E.
1/23/1977
9/1/2000
"Bug"
  Criss, Mattie S.
12//1875
12//1938
Our Sister - At Rest
  Davis, Mollie Hobson
12/2/1912
6/15/1956
 
  Depass, Carrie B. Hobson
1/24/1901
3/25/1934
Our Loved One
  Dodson, Willie
6/24/1930
 
  Donikens, Clara V.
5/7/1930
3/20/1993
w/o James Donikens
  Donikens, James
12/21/1922
h/o Clara V. Donikens
  Donikin, Ernest
2/6/1939
6/9/1974
(homemade marker - difficult to read)
  Donikin, Franklin
(No Dates)
  Donikin, Franklin R.
c. 1956
c. 1958
We Loved You, But God Loved You Best
  Donikin, Willie Jane
10/8/1917
11/6/2000
"Big Mama"
  Donikin, Woodrow W.
11/1/1928
6/24/1967
 
  Drew, F. D. (Deacon)
c. 1837
c. 1919
"Father" - buried beside Matilda Drew
  Drew, Maria L.
8/3/1895
3/8/1958
w/o W. D. Drew (Dea.)
  Drew, Matilda
10/1/1948
4/7/1915
buried beside F. D. Drew
  Drew, Rebecca
(No Dates)
  Drew, W. D. (Dea.)
2/11/1882
5/19/1961
h/o Maria L. Drew
  Gilliam, Kelvin K.
3/13/1962
9/14/1984
 
  Gillis, Clinton J.
8/18/1999
(funeral home marker)
  Goins, Raymond Lewis
c. 1921
c. 1990
Pfc, US Army, WWII
  Goins, Rebecca Ellen
6/13/1920
6/9/1999
 
  Goins, William
5/18/1889
12/1/1959
Pvt., 29 Const. Co., Air Svc, WWI
  Goins, Willie Peterson
c. 1923
c. 1987
CK1, US Navy, WWII
  Goode, Bessie P.
10/26/2003
(funeral home marker)
  Gray, Lena B.
1/18/1930
7/24/1995
"Tune"
  Gray, Norman
8/15/1894
2/13/1952
Pvt., Veterinary Corps., WWI
  Hammond, Charles E.
5/15/1911
6/17/1929
Our Son
  Hannibal, Mary P.
3/8/1904
12/28/1993
 
  Harper, Stom Clifton Sr.
10/7/1922
1/13/1998
Tec 5, US Army, WWII
  Harrigan, Sue Eva Morris
7/7/1923
9/9/1983
In God's Loving Care
  Harrison, Curtis
3/12/1936
9/20/1964
At Rest
  Harrison, William Edward
1/7/1917
12/31/1949
Cpl, 386 AAF AVN SQ., WWII
  Hatcher, Amanda J.
8/19/1897
8/11/2005
 
  Hatcher, George D. (Dea.)
6/6/1939
 
  Hatcher, Hester G.
12/23/1917
9/13/1997
w/o Richard H. Hatcher
  Hatcher, Richard H.
9/19/1907
1/1/1984
h/o Hester G. Hatcher
  Hicks, Lena Morris
3/10/1910
12/31/1988
Beloved Mother
  Hicks, Virgie
c. 1887
2/1/1940
 
  Hill, Elizabeth Cornelia
9/27/1938
3/12/1995
Mother
  Hobson, Andrew J.
4/20/1884
12/30/1939
h/o Anna H. Hobson
  Hobson, Anna H.
8/18/1885
1/16/1957
w/o Andrew J. Hobson
  Hobson, B. J.
11/21/1872
5/11/1936
buried beside Eliza A. Hobson
  Hobson, Charlie
10/8/1880
2/20/1968
At Rest
  Hobson, Eliza A.
c. 1875
c. 1951
buried beside B. J. Hobson
  Hobson, Elizabeth Horton
c. 1909
c. 1986
w/o Everett Daniel Hobson
  Hobson, Everett Daniel
c. 1906
c. 1986
h/o Elizabeth Horton Hobson
  Hobson, Hattie J.
3/30/1871
11/28/1954
w/o Dea. John H. Hobson
  Hobson, John H. (Dea.)
8/17/1869
10/25/1953
h/o Hattie J. Hobson
  Hobson, Philister J.
10/26/1903
1/28/1915
 
  Hobson, Spencer John
3/7/1907
8/9/1991
On-Line obituary
  Howell, Grace A.
10/18/1897
12/28/1960
 
  Howell, John
c. 1877
c. 1968
 
  Howell, Mary M.
12/25/1887
5/20/1917
 
  James, Cora Scott
12/27/1949
w/o Monroe James
  James, Jethro C. Sr.
2/4/1924
11/18/2000
buried beside Mary V. James
  James, Mary V.
9/9/1931
7/25/1986
buried beside Jethro C. James Sr.
  James, Monroe
2/22/1937
h/o Cora Scott James
  James, Shondale E.
7/26/1979
12/25/2001
Son
  Jefferson, E. T. (Rev.)
9/6/1829
9/6/1909
To Our Pastor - At Rest
  Jefferson, Gladys J.
9/26/1917
7/9/2001
 
  Jefferson, John Thomas
c. 1926
c. 1986
STM3, US Navy, WWII
  Johnson, Elijah
4/20/1968
"PA"
  Johnson, Julian H.
5/5/1899
10/26/1945
 
  Johnson, Lelia
6/26/1974
"MA"
  Johnson, Matilda H.
c. 1897
c. 1964
 
  Johnson, Nannie Liggins
2/15/1910
4/1/1977
Mother & Grandmother
  Johnson, Ralph
6/20/1912
7/6/1996
 
  Johnson, Rosa B.
c. 1881?
5/26/1907
Age 26? - (difficult to read)
  Johnson, Washington T.
9/20/1923
9/7/1961
TN, US Navy, WWII, Korea
  Jordan, Annie B.
6/8/1888
9/25/1952
Our Mother
  Jordan, Clyde Wilson
7/3/1916
3/4/1980
PFC, US Army, WWII
  Jordan, Nash L.
3/31/1914
10/30/1992
TEC 4, US Army, WWII
  Jordan, Richard B.
2/17/1879
4/20/1955
Our Father
  Jordan, Theodore W.
c. 1907
c. 1989
SSGT, US Army, WWII - On-Line Obituary
  Langhorn, Dora Smothers
3/31/1930
5/4/1991
 
  Langhorne, B. (Rev.)
10//1852
8//1927
At Rest
  Liggins, Julian B.
3/4/1902
4/1/1975
 
  Liggins, William
(No Dates) - My Uncle
  Lind, Octavia
1/19/2004
(funeral home marker) - difficult to read
  Lindsey, Annie J.
c. 1890
c. 1965
 
  Mayo, Everheart M.
2/24/1926
8/2/1979
At Rest
  Mayo, Fred D.
3/26/1914
5/31/2006
h/o Nancy M. Mayo
  Mayo, Martha A.
6/5/1904
12/19/1969
Mother
  Mayo, Mary B.
6/28/1913
2/17/1955
In God's Care
  Mayo, Mildred R.
10/27/1902
6/25/1983
At Rest
  Mayo, Nancy M.
5/1/1922
2/15/1993
w/o Fred D. Mayo
  McCaskill, Judith W.
11/21/1960
w/o Walter L. McCaskill Jr.
  McCaskill, Stanley
6/3/2007
(funeral home marker)
  McCaskill, Walter L., Jr.
5/21/1956
6/27/2006
h/o Judith W. McCaskill
  McFarley, Constance J.
10/12/1949
5/15/1956
Same headstone with Gloria Ann Robinson
  Michaux, Fred Archer
9/9/1917
1/5/1997
Pvt., US Army, WWII
  Mills, James Edward
7/6/1946
10/24/1996
 
  Morris, Charles Everette
9/22/1947
10/31/1983
"Son"
  Morris, Gust
10/22/1898
6/13/1977
Father - Rest in Peace
  Morris, Henrietta
c. 1905
c. 1979
 
  Morris, Hollis B.
12/25/1912
1/3/1981
 
  Morris, Howard
3/25/1933
5/21/2004
"Buscho"
  Morris, Jennie J.
3/11/1901
4/6/1959
 
  Morris, John
2/26/1994
(funeral home marker - difficult to read)
  Morris, Julia Anna
4/6/1916
5/11/2000
"Mother"
  Morris, Leah Bell
12/10/1915
3/31/1999
w/o Pollis B. Morris
  Morris, McKinley
8/29/1903
7/26/1980
 
  Morris, Parthenia P. D. Woods-
5/30/1910
11/3/1968
"Mother"
  Morris, Samuel Sr.
5/5/1892
12/3/1975

Pvt., US Army, WWI

  Morris, Thomas M.
2/16/1943
9/5/1966
"At Rest"
  Morris, William L. (Rev.)
c. 1872
c. 1934
 
  Morris, Willie Langston
8/9/1913
3/27/1977
 
  Murray, Ben
11/8/1917
Our Father - buried beside Lucendy Murray
  Murray, Frances
7/25/1936
Mother - (difficult to read)
  Murray, Lucendy
1/18/1918
Our Mother - buried beside Ben Murray
  Murray, Willie
12/14/1920
buried beside Ben & Lucendy Murray
  Orange, Mary E.
4/24/1884
9/23/1924
 
  Palmer, Roy Martin Jr.
2/19/1968
8/21/2003
"Rock"
  Palmore, Ada Bell
c. 1900
c. 1976
w/o Bernard M. Palmore
  Palmore, Bernard M.
c. 1884
c. 1976
h/o Ada Bell Palmore
  Palmore, Eddie P.
c. 1878
c. 1961
h/o Susie E. Palmore
  Palmore, Eddie P. II
3/26/1959
3/6/1963
"Pee-Wee"
  Palmore, Harold
c. 1933
c. 1947
 
  Palmore, Helen Marie
6/10/1930
6/21/1997
buried beside Royal James Palmore
  Palmore, Leo A.
7/14/1955
11/9/1980
 
  Palmore, M. J.
9/9/1931
Mother
  Palmore, Royal James
2/27/1926
12/15/1998
buried beside Helen Marie Palmore
  Palmore, Sharquita D.
2/4/1982
2/8/1991
"Kita"
  Palmore, Susie E.
c. 1882
c. 1980
w/o Eddie P. Palmore
  Randolph, Lula
c. 1888
7/10/1917
Age 29
  Randolph, Mary
1/14/1993
(funeral home marker)
  Reese, Dorothy
8/15/1952
10/23/1995
 
  Robinson, Gloria Ann
6/23/1944
5/15/1956
Same headstone with Constance J. McFarley
  Royal, Margaret
8/23/1995
(funeral home marker)
  Royal, Margaret
8/10/1922
12/18/1972
 
  Royal, Mildred
8/11/1966
(funeral home marker) - difficult to read
  Royal, Patricia L.
12/10/2001
(funeral home marker)
  Royall, Augustus Jr.
2/15/1940
2/4/1967
At Rest
  Royall, Frank
9/11/1911
9/25/1973
 
  Royall, Grace A.
9/6/1904
8/13/1978
Mother
  Royall, Howard David
3/13/1906
2/19/1965
Wife
  Scott, John W.
8/17/1911
6/7/1983
buried beside Susie E. Scott
  Scott, Susie E.
1/26/1916
10/22/1992
buried beside John W. Scott
  Simms, William (Rev.)
c. 1873
c. 1941
At Rest
  Simpson, Charles F.
c. 1877
c. 1952
h/o Lillie P. Simpson
  Simpson, Lillie P.
c. 1888
c. 1968
w/o Charles F. Simpson
  Sims, Betty F.
c. 1873
c. 1968
At Rest
  Smothers, Amos
c. 1886
c. 1963
"PAPA" - h/o Mattie Smothers
  Smothers, Anthony F.
6/20/1947
7/11/1998
Sgt., USAF
  Smothers, Geraldine
6//1916
4//1969
Aunt
  Smothers, Harold L.
c. 1902
c. 1982
 
  Smothers, John T.
(No Dates)
  Smothers, Maria
(No Dates)
  Smothers, Mattie
c. 1896
c. 1973
"NANNA" - w/o Amos Smothers
  Smothers, William
c. 1915
c. 1977
 
  Studivant, Edmond
10/7/1916
buried beside Mary A. Studivant
  Studivant, Mary A.
c. 1866
10/21/1936
Mother At Rest - (difficult to read)
  Taliaferro, Ivanhoe
6/24/1911
2/10/1974
Husband & Father
  Taliaferro, Richard J.
10/27/2003
(funeral home marker) - difficult to read
  Taliaferro, Robert Jr.
7/17/1989
7/10/1992
s/o Mr. & Mrs. Robert Taliaferro
  Taliaferro, Rosa
3/16/1997
(funeral home marker) - difficult to read
  Taliaferro, Tahliek J.
1/18/1990
6/24/2008
"Leek"
  Taylor, John
2/12/1939
 
  Taylor, Lauerne
8/4/1913
10/14/1978
Wife
  Trent, Alex (Rev.)
2/4/1865
3/1/1937
h/o Mary E. Trent
  Trent, Edward D.
1/24/1892
9/20/1940
buried beside Onie Trent
  Trent, Mary E.
4/12/1870
9/10/1925
w/o Rev. Alex Trent
  Trent, Onie
3/3/1882
9/27/1973
buried beside Edward D. Trent
  Washington, James C.
4/24/1911
9/4/1971
buried beside Ophelia R. Washington
  Washington, Ophelia R.
c. 1917
c. 1968
buried beside James C. Washington
  Williams, Nannie M.
4/30/1949
4/21/1999
"Wife & Mother"
  Woodson, Yvonne Hatcher
9/9/1936
4/2/2000
 
  Woolridge, Mamie
9/15/1916
12/26/1987
Beloved One - Farewell

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