SNIPES – SHELL CEMETERY

Located on Copersa Lick Fork, Abbott Creek, Floyd County Kentucky 

Recorded by: Reaetta Gay Snipes Perry and Joshua Taylor Music
Posted: Robie Gene Prater Jr. Email for pictures.

NAME BIRTH DEATH ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
SNIPES, James T. "Tommy"  02/13/1883  09/04/1962 s/o William James “Bud” & Elizabeth Jane Durham Snipes, h/o Elizabeth Jane “Lizzie” Leeke
SNIPES, Elizabeth J.  10/06/1881  11/25/1958 d/o William & Mary Margaret Thomas Leeke, w/o James T Snipes
SNIPES, James E. (Estill)  03/09/1903  09/15/1904 s/o James T. & Elizabeth Jane Leeke Snipes
SNIPES, Pearlie E.  03/07/1905  02/08/1927 d/o James T. & Elizabeth Jane Leeke Snipes, w/o William Tackett
TACKETT, Hershell HEAD STONE DESTROYED s/o William & Pearl Snipes Tackett
SHELL, Leotta Bell Snipes  02/22/1875  04/03/1962 d/o William James “Bud” & Elizabeth Jane Durham Snipes, w/o Andrew Jackson Shell
SHELL, Andrew Jackson "Jack"  10/26/1865  03/27/1938 s/o John R & Cynthia Anne Branson Shell, h/o Leotta Bell Snipes
SHELL, Lara  Jereline  08/16/1930 DIED AT BIRTH d/o Thomas Edward & Lillie Emma Fairchild Shell
SHELL, Virgie Mable  11/18/1903  06-18-1916 d/o Andrew Jackson & Leotta Bell Snipes Shell
SHELL, Thomas E.  1906 1950 s/o Andrew Jackson & Leotta Bell Snipes Shell, w/o Lillie Emma Fairchild
SHELL, J. Tjurman  03/12/1918  07/16/1980  s/o Andrew Jackson & Leotta Bell Snipes Shell, h/o Martha Blair FLAT METAL NAME PLATE USED FOR HEAD STONE
EDWARDS, William Unmarked    (05/09/1951-05/09/1951) s/o Henry & Laura Pauline Shell Edwards (1st. born)
SHELL, Henry      
SHELL, Dora Hackworth  03/1902  02/20/1958 d/o Henry W. & Lusina Baldridge Hackworth, w/o  John Richard Shell
SNIPES, Elizabeth Durham  06/18/1847  06/1927 w/o William James “Bud” Snipes
SNIPES, Adam Augustus “A.G  1866  1890 s/o William James “Bud” & Elizabeth Jane Durham Snipes, h/o Elizabeth Hackworth
SNIPES, William James “W.J”     Stone barely readable, h/o Elizabeth Jane Durham

TWINS BABY BOYS IN SAME GRAVE BORN DEAD  BELIEVED TO BE EITHER YOUNG OR STANLEY

HACKWORTH, Robert  11/01/1935  03/07/1943 s/o Andrew Jackson & Maggie Elizabeth “Lizzie” Shell Hackworth
SHELL, Donald Lee  08/07/1938  06/17/1942 s/o Sam Shell
WEBB, Luther L.  1936  1936 s/o Wheeler & Lucy Snipes Webb
SNIPES, Edna Carol  1948  1948  
SNIPES, Beatrice Faye  04/09/1948 04/10/1948 d/o Cecil Elbert & Goldia Williams Snipes
4 Unmarked      

Recorded by: Reaetta Gay Snipes Perry and Joshua Taylor Music

Posted: Robie Gene Prater Jr. Email for pictures.

 


Snipes Family Cemetery

Located on Abbott Creek at Copperas Lick Branch, Floyd County, Kentucky

 

NAME BIRTH DEATH ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
SNIPES, Goldia Williams  11/19/1918  01/17/2004 d/o James Earley & Josephine Neeley Williams, w/o Cecil Elbert Snipes
SNIPES, Cecil Elbert  05/18/1912  05/05/2004 s/o James Thomas "Tommy" & Elizabeth Jane “Lizzie” Leeke Snipes
GOLDIA AND ELBERT SHARES A LARGE DOUBLE MONUMANT WITH A SOLAR ETERNAL LIGHT CROSS IN THE MIDDLE BEHIND THE MONUMENT. THEIR GRAVES ARE IN THEIR PERSONAL FAMILY CEMETARY LOCATED BEHIND THEIR HOME ON COPERAS LICK BRANCH.

 

Information from Margaret Ousley

Posted by: Robie Gene Prater