Posted By:Lewis Dunaway
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Subject:Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery - 14 Aug 2005
Post Date:August 31, 2005 at 07:48:23
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Ebenezer Baptist Church, Naruna, Campbell County, Virginia - Information gathered 14 Aug 2005. The list is by no means a complete listing of all headstones at the Sharon Cemetery.

The words are on the headstone just as I have typed them. I have added NOTES: where possible.

Tom
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Ebenezer Baptist Church, Naruna, Campbell County, Virginia

Ellington
Lucille Mann, June 13, 1938, July 21, 1986
Willie Burton, Apr. 28, 1914, Mar. 31, 1988
Married June 12, 1980
NOTE: Willie is the son of Grover Lee Ellington & Annie Elizabeth Almond.

Jackson
Ralph B. Aug. 22, 1912, Sept. 23, 1978
Alice P., July 15, 1914, Oct. 3, 1992
Married Dec. 18, 1935
NOTE: James is the son of L. Felix & Joyce Jackson.

Felix T. Jackson
PFC US Army
World War II
Oct 30 1915
Jun 29 1996
NOTE: Felix is the son of L. Felix & Joyce Jackson. Military Marker.

Jackson
F. Thornton, Oct. 30, 1915, June 29, 1996
Margaret I., Oct. 18, 1921
NOTE: Felix is the son of L. Felix & Joyce Jackson. See above.

NOTE: The placement of markers at the cemetery and the ‘sameness’ of the headstones lead me to believe that all of the following Blankenship names are related.

Charlie W. Blankenship
PVT US Army
World War I
Aug 1 1892
Aug 31 1975
NOTE: Charlie is the son of William & Ellen Blankenship. Military Marker.

Charlie W. Blankenship
Aug. 1, 1892
Aug. 31, 1975
NOTE: Charlie is the son of William & Ellen Blankenship. See above.

William Blankenship
June 18, 1859
Apr. 24, 1932

Ellen Blankenship
Feb. 5, 1860
Jan. 4, 1936

Leonard Blankenship
Mar. 22, 1874
May 5, 1899

Son
Lawrence Cecil McKinney
July 20, 1933
Nov. 15, 1958
At Rest

Farris T. Jennings
May 7, 1894
Apr. 24, 1977
In Loving Memory

In God’s Care
Fannie Jennings McKinney
May 25, 1913
Aug. 5, 1995
Beloved Mother
& Grandmother

Mason
Thomas Lee, Sr., Aug. 21, 1901, Mar. 4, 1994
Dollie Trent, Sept. 27, 1909, July 22, 1993
Married June 8, 1929
NOTE: Dollie is the daughter of Henry W. Trent & his 2nd wife Kate E.