WILLS CEMETERY
just off the Lancer-Water Gap road (rte. 302) at Bull Creek
 
There are approximately 25 graves with sandstone markers that are unreadable now. 
I also suspect that there are some more gravesites further up the hill.  I will check on these later.  
 
Prestonsburg, KY
 
LILLIE L. SHELTON------------MARCH 21, 1913         MARCH 28, 1934
 
ROBERT LAFFERTY------------MAY 15, 1919            NOVEMBER 26, 1932
 
OLLIE MARSHALL-------------1902                        1935
 
JOHN MARSHALL-------------1867                        1951
 
BILL CALHOUN---------------1884                        1932
MARY AGNES CALHOUN-------AUGUST 6, 1880        AUGUST 9, 1943
(NOTE:    These are the parents of Dode and Wallace Calhoun)
 
WILLIE BRANHAM------------FEBRUARY 11, 1904    SEPTEMBER 2, 1923
(NOTE:  I susptect this may be WILLIAM BRANHAM, the first husband of DARCUS WILLS, who later married JOHN MONK LAFFERTY...)
 
CHARLIE WILLS-------------AUGUST 23, 1883        OCTOBER 28, 1883
(NOTE:  His headstone said that he was the son of WILLAM WILLS and SIS (HONAKER) WILLS)
 
WILLIAM WILLS------------MAY 1, 1858                JANUARY 24, 1925
(NOTE:  Son of HIRAM WILLS and CATHERINE MASSEY)
 
JOHN JARRELL--------------FEBRUARY 11, 1887      JUNE 14, 1950
JOSIE JARRELL-------------DECEMBER 4, 1871        UNREADABLE
(NOTE:  This JOHN is "Cap" Jarrell.  Josie is JOSEPHINE LAFFERTY, daughter of JAMES LAFFERTY and SARAH BINGHAM)
 
CATHERINE MASSEY WILLS-1832                           1910
HIRAM WILLS                    1822                            1891
(NOTE:  These are the parents of MARTHA JANE WILLS BAISDEN, who later married ANDREW JACKSON WRIGHT)
 
HI BAISDEN----------------MAY 10, 1882               OCTOBER 31, 1958
LAURA BAISDEN------------JULY 6, 1886                OCTOBER 1, 1945
(NOTE:  HI was the son of JOSEPH BAISDEN and ELIZA LAFFERTY.  LAURA BAISDEN is LAURA WILLS, the daughter of WILLIAM WILLS and SIS HONAKER)
 
HIRAM WILLS--------------AUGUST 18, 1897           NOVEMBER 12, 1962
(NOTE:  this HIRAM was the son of HENRY J. WILLS and BERTIE PIGMAN, and the grandson of our HIRAM WILLS and CATHERINE MASSEY WILLS)
 
CLARA COBURN------------1924                            1961
 
HARVEY JARRELL-----------JULY 27, 1890                JULY 23, 1959
(NOTE:  This HARVEY JARRELL was a brother to JOHN "CAP" JARRELL, and a son to GEORGE P. JARRELL, and REBECCA LAFFERTY.)
 
INFANT DAUGHTER OF LEROY AND PEARLIE BAISDEN.  APRIL 2, 1934
 
JOHN C. CALHOUN---------1859                            1941
MINNIE H. CALHOUN-------1875                            1963
 
ORVILLE R. PORTER-------JUNE 22, 1908                AUGUST 6, 1971
 
BRIAN KEITH TURNER------1966
 
HARRY N. COOLEY--------NOVEMBER 3, 1876           MAY 24, 1955
NORA W. COOLEY--------MARCH 18, 1881               DECEMBER 30, 1953
(NOTE:  NORA is NORA WILLS, daughter of WILLIAM WILLS and SIS HONAKER.  HARRY COOLEY is the son of JAMES COOLEY and JULIA AUXIER)
 
RALPH MARSHALL--------NOVEMBER 7, 1899            APRIL 15, 1977
 
EMMA MARSHALL--------JUNE 16, 1903                   JUNE 2, 1986
 
JOHN E. LAFERTY            1888                                1963
DARCUS LAFERTY            1905                                1984
AMANDA LAFERTY            1918                                1988
(NOTE:  This is JOHN "MONK" LAFERTY.  DARCUS is DARCUS WILLS.  AMANDA is JOHN "MONK"'S daughter by his first marriage to BETTY JANE CANTERBURY)
 
RICHARD WILLS----------APRIL 16, 1882                    DECEMBER 28, 1973
MARY B. WILLS----------AUGUST 27, 1986                 JULY 5, 1949