Tabernacle Church Cemetery
Located approx. 0.4 mi from White Plains Crossroads on Robinson Ferry Rd. (Route 644). The Methodist church ceased to operate and the cemetery was surveyed and separated from the church property around 2004. This cemetery is no longer associated with the Methodist Church and is now the property of the Tabernacle Cemetery Association. The entity that eventually purchased the building and it's property is now operating as a church, but is not affiliated with the cemetery.
Latitude:36º 37' 59.5" N   (36.633194)
Longitude:77º 57' 35.5" W   (-77.959861)
GNIS ID:1475424

Row 1

Eddie B. Clary Sr.5 Sep 1892 —2 May 1974

Ruth J. Clary22 Feb 1904 —23 Sep 1978
Ruth Jenkins married Eddie B. Clary, CWS f BCV, pp. 114-15.

James Green Clary17 Jun 1926 —13 Jan 1963VIRGINIA
This is a government-issued headstone.

William Lee Clary17 Sep 1929 —6 Jan 2005IN GODS CARE
Merle Lynch Clary3 Feb 1936 —20 Sep 1988
Footstones say FATHER and MOTHER.

Pattie L. Wright29 Feb 1892 —23 Nov 1974They Trails Ended, They Rest Has Won
Prince I. Wright4 Feb 1896 —4 Apr 1951
Pattie Link married Prince I. Wright Sr., CWS f BCV, p. 639.

Carol A. Wright19 Feb 1930 —25 May 1937Pray Thee Lord My Soul to Take

Row 2

Flora J. Rainey24 Apr 1862 —6 Apr 1949Grandmother
Initial looks as if changed from B to J.
Flora Elton Joyce married a Raney and they were the parents of Lula Raney who married Williard T. Clary, CWS f BCV, p. 295.

Lula R. Clary12 May 1886 —9 Jul 1955Mother

Harry A. Bailey11 Mar 1893 —29 Nov 1969Husband of
Ellen Wright

Ellen Wright Bailey10 Dec 1912 —31 Mar 1952Wife of
Harry A. Bailey
See CWS f BCV, p. 639.

Ida Jones Wright3 May 1875 —31 Jul 1949Mother
Robert Allen Wright7 Sep 1870 —6 Jul 1948Father
Thy trials ended they Rest is won
Ida M. Jones married Robert A. Wright, CWS f BCV, p. 639.

 Infant Daughter of Mr. & Mrs. R.A. Wright

Mary C. Wright Taylor18 Oct 1897 —1 Oct 1931Mother
A nearby stone confirms she was the wife of E.M. Taylor.
Mary Belle Wright married Ernest M. Taylor, CWS f BCV, pp. 115, 639.

James Alvin Wright9 Jun 1905 —27 Jun 1981Son of Robert A. and Ida J. Wright
Effie Jones Wright14 Feb 1906 —18 Mar 1968She is not dead, she is just away
Daughter of Cleveland L. and Lucy K. Jones
At feet are stones that read Father and Mother.
James Alvin Wright married Effie Jones, CWS f BCV, p. 639.

Gladys W. Wright8 Nov 1897 —11 May 1971
R. Herman Wright25 Jan 1903 —9 Dec 1982
Robert Herman Wright married Gladys Wright, CWS f BCV, p. 639.

Edward Raymond Wright9 Jun 1911 —2 Nov 1986
Elizabeth Clary Wright14 Jul 1919 —
Elizabeth D. Clary married Raymond Wright, CWS f BCV, p. 639.

Edward Wright9 Jul 1911 —2 Nov 1986US Navy
World Wright II
This is a government-issued stone.

Doma W. Johnson8 Oct 1900 —1 Dec 1997

Mr. Maxie C. Wright30 Aug 1916 —21 Oct 2001Age 85
This is a small nameplate typed on paper.
Maxey Wright, CWS f BCV, p. 639.

Row 3

Mary M. Moseley12 Jul 1874 —3 Jul 1964
Forlandious H. Moseley7 Apr 1873 —19 Aug 1930
Also called Philandras H. Moseley, CWS f BCV, p. 385.

William J. Shell Coleman's Co.
Va Hv Arty
This is a government-issued upright headstone.
See CWS f BCV, p. 496.

Martha Wright Shell1855 —1927
Martha Jane Wright married William Shell, CWS f BCV, p. 496.

Dolloson A. Wray Coleman's Co.
Va Hv Arty
This is a government-issued upright headstone.
Pvt. Dolerson Anderson Wray, whose wife, Martha (-) Wary is said to be here also, although no stone can be found, CWS f BCV, p. 626.

Wayne Meredith Sadler24 Jun 1940 —15 Dec 2006One of the greatest gifts
I ever had came from God, and I called him
DAD! Love & Miss You

Harvey Meredith Sadler4 Mar 1911 —3 Aug 1983
Swanee Clary Sadler26 Jul 1914 —16 Apr 1982
Harvey Meredith Sadler married Swanee Clary, CWS f BCV, pp. 109, 484.

J. Walter Sadler11 May 1906 —17 Jun 1986
Maybelle M. Sadler30 May 1916 —1 Jan 2002Married May 2, 1936
Maybelle Moseley married J. Walter Sadler, CWS f BCV, p. 484.

Hobart M. Lynch11 May 1897 —5 Jan 1949

Ethel M. Lynch23 Sep 1897 —22 Aug 1973
Ethel Miller married Hobart Lynch, CWS f BCV, p. 336.

Row 4

Robert S. Floyd11 Oct 1873 —21 Jan 1949
Lucy S. Floyd12 Jun 1877 —15 Feb 1949
Lucy R. Shell married Robert S. Floyd, CWS f BCV, p. 206.
The following 7 stones are within a concrete border with MOSELEY on a central monument

Napoleon B. Moseley10 Nov 1875 —27 Jun 1944In God We Trust

Betty Hawkins Moseley20 Jul 1878 —10 Oct 1962In Loving Memory
Bettie J. Hawkins married Napoleon B. Moseley and nearby is their daughter Doma who died in the 10th grade, CWS f BCV, p. 385.

Doma Green Moseley23 Oct 1903 —13 Mar 1921At Peace With God

Infant Jan. 10, 1920

Infant Jan. 6, 1918

Infant July 10, 1913

Infant Aug. 12, 1909

Daisy R. Lynch17 Feb 1877 —14 Feb 1975
Cephas T. Lynch5 Sep 1871 —21 Mar 1948Faithful & Loving Parents
Footstones with FATHER and MOTHER.
Daisy L. Lynch married Josephus Thompkins Lynch, CWS f BCV, p. 336.

Henry Curtis Sadler13 Feb 1909 —23 Nov 1960
Nellie Kidd Sadler11 May 1913 —8 May 1993Faithful and Loving Parents
Nellie Kidd married first Charlie Cannon, second Henry C. Sadler, CWS f BCV, pp. 484, 496.

Mary Elizabeth Sadler25 Nov 1946 —23 Aug 2008
The next two stones are within a wooden barrier covered in white gravel.

Nealy B. Kidd13 Nov 1880 —2 Nov 1962
Cora S. Kidd11 Jun 1886 —9 Sep 1974
Footstones with FATHER and MOTHER.
Cora V. Shell married Neely B. Kidd, CWS f BCV, p. 496.

Annie Mae K. Jones15 Mar 1918 —17 Dec 2001
Thomas N. Jones1 Jul 1912 —10 Oct 1993Married Dec. 28, 1933
Footstones with FATHER and MOTHER.
Annie Mae Kidd married Thomas N. Jones, CWS f BCV, p. 496.

3 May 1978 —3 May 1978Infant Sons of
Nancy & Bobby Lafoon

Row 5

Brenda G. Hawkins20 Sep 1948 —25 Mar 1990

Sallie J. Hawkins16 Feb 1919 —2 Mar 2008

Johnnie P. Hawkins24 Jun 1911 —10 Feb 1975PFC US ARMY

James W. Hawkins1881 —1952
Carrie B. Hawkins1890 —1974
James W. Hawkins married Carrie B. Hawkins, CWS f BCV, p. 484.

Norma Jean Jones24 May 1943 —6 Dec 1990

Freeman M. Jones3 Jan 1908 —18 Jan 1978
Pauline Wright Jones24 Jun 1917 —24 Feb 1982Resting in the arms of Jesus
Freeman M. Jones married Pauline Wright, CWS f BCV, p. 636.

Richard Boyd Wright10 Jan 1920 —6 Jan 1997
Brother of Pauline, CWS f BCV, p. 636.

Matthew Coleman Wright10 Oct 1876 —22 May 1925Mother and Children
Meet Me in Heaven

Nellie B. Wright28 Jul 1878 —20 Aug 1973Mother and Children
Meet Me in Heaven
Nellie B. Jones married Matthew Coleman Wright, CWS f BCV, p. 636.

Caroline F. Jones7 Nov 1837 —10 Jan 1920
Caroline F. Thomas married first Robert Joyce and second, Edward Carol Jones, CWS f BCV, p. 284.

Robert W. Joyce4 Apr 1858 —25 Dec 1937
See CWS f BCV, p. 295.

James Henry Lynch21 Nov 1868 —25 Jan 1937
Lucy B. Jones Lynch13 Mar 1873 —12 Mar 1948
Lucy B. Jones married James Henry Lynch, CWS f BCV, p. 336.

James Leonard Lynch26 Oct 1906 —30 Apr 1981
Grace Jones Lynch24 May 1909 —7 Oct 1993Married Apr. 5, 1931
Grace Jones married J. Leonard Lynch, CWS f BCV, p. 336.

William A. Hawkins11 Jul 1915 —6 May 2005
Eva L. Hawkins19 Sep 1910 —18 Jul 1988Married July 14, 1934
Footstones with FATHER and MOTHER.
Eva Belle Lynch married William A. Hawkins, CWS f BCV, pp. 336, 339.

Row 6

Aubrey Durwood Floyd14 Aug 1942 —20 Nov 1981SP5 US ARMY

Nicholas D. Floyd31 May 1911 —14 Oct 1974
Julia Jones Floyd7 Feb 1912 —22 Dec 2004
Julia Jones married Nicholas Durwood Floyd, CWS f BCV, p. 206.

Hazel F. Craft20 Mar 1940 —24 Jun 1996MOTHER
MARRIED Jan. 5, 1957
Homer G. Craft29 Jun 1932 —26 Jun 2002FATHER
Homer has a stone at his feet naming him Homer Gerome Craft and inscribed US ARMY.

William P. Wright2 Oct 1911 —1 Mar 1986
Ella Jones Wright24 Jun 1906 —20 Sep 1947MOTHER
William P. Wright married Ella Jones, CWS f BCV, p. 636.

Infant Wright Nov. 19, 1941

Maggie Lynch Cannon21 Jan 1879 —28 Oct 1963

Thomas J. Cannon18 Mar 1875 —26 Jun 1915How desolate
our home bereft
of thee
This is a Woodmen of the World memorial.
Maggie Lynch married Thomas J. Cannon, CWS f BCV, p. 340.

James E. Floyd22 Jul 1925 —22 Jul 1925Son of W.T. & Tempie V. Floyd
A Little Bud of Love
To Bloom with God above
Son of Willie Temple Floyd and Tempie Cannon, CWS f BCV, p. 206.

Daphne V. Sadler23 Mar 1937 —3 Apr 2007In Loving Memory

Freeman Y. Sadler17 Jan 1904 —18 Nov 1976
Alice Brewer Sadler14 Oct 1910 —23 Nov 1985
Mary Alice Brewer married Freeman Younger Sadler, CWS f BCV, p. 484.

Thomas A. Sadler1932 —1986
This is a metal plate.

Row 7

Bobby Vester Harrison8 Jun 1960 —10 Sep 1988Son
A government-issued stone inscribed US ARMY is at his feet.

Charlie N. Hawkins1912 —1959
Mildred J. Hawkins1910 —1994Wife

Charlie J. Hawkins21 May 1876 —9 Oct 1948
Florence B. Hawkins22 May 1884 —22 Nov 1961There is Rest in Heaven
Footstones with FATHER and MOTHER.
Florence Sims Brewer married Charlie Joshua Hawkins, CWS f BCV, p. 78.

Clarence Prince Hawkins8 Jul 1904 —28 Jan 1935Gone But Not Forgotten
Clarence was the first husband of Ruby Virginia Taylor who is in Oakwood Cemetery with a second husband, CWS f BCV, p. 597.

Rachel Sadler Hayes12 Aug 1935 —15 Nov 2003A Loving Wife and Mother
James Paul Hayes6 Nov 1947 —Married May 16, 1973
Philippians 4:13

Row 8

Sallie Williams Temple20 May 1909 —16 Jul 1959
Robert J. Temple13 Jul 1894 —2 Jul 1953Gone But Not Forgotten
Footstones with MOTHER and FATHER.
Sallie Mae Williams married Robert Jackson Temple, CWS f BCV, pp. 248, 600.

Sallie Mae Hawkins5 Aug 1889 —6 Nov 1949
R.M. Hawkins28 Jun 1887 —5 Dec 1943
Sallie Mae Brewer married Robert M. Hawkins, CWS f BCV, p. 78.

Nellie Philip Williams28 Feb 1889 —30 Mar 1927Wife of James R. Williams
At Rest

U. Phillip Hawkins30 Jun 1847 —26 Sep 1928

Nettie Thomas Hawkins20 Jul 1855 —3 Feb 1929

Row 9
Opposite Hawkins in Row 8 is a large rock symbolizing a grave and two stones engraved “Infant Hawkins.”
Row 10

James Arthur Wright8 Feb 1933 —14 Jan 1972

Pattie Dee Wright29 Sep 1902 —14 Aug 1974
Pattie Lee Lynch, mother of James Arthur Wright, married John G. Wright, CWS f BCV, p. 636.

John Givens Wright17 Mar 1897 —11 Sep 1971

Ola Moseley Langley14 May 1896 —14 Jun 1971
According to A History of the Ebony, Virginia Area, Travis W. Clary (1951-1951) is buried here.
According to Civil War Soldiers from Brunswick County, Virginia, Alice V. Spence and husband Eugene Moseley are here, CWS f BCV, p. 519.

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