Coffey-Riddle Cemetery

Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky

Location of Cemetery:

From Morehead: Rt. 32 west 1.0 mile past I-64 on the left side of the road. Coffey-Riddle road. The Cemetery is two in one, the Riddle Cemetery on the South side, and the Coffey Cemetery on the North Side.

Laid to Rest here:

Name Born Died Stone Notes
Pelfrey, Beverly 6 Sep 1857 4 Jun 1940 SS  
Riddle, Kenneth L. [Linville]
Riddle, Edna Mae [Campbell]
14 Jul 1924
7 Oct 1928
28 Nov 1983
[    ]
DS : H
DS : W
[Son of Lewis & Allie Riddle]
[Wife of Kenneth L. Riddle]
Riddle, Kenny Ray Feb 1949 May 1949 SS "Gone to be an Angel"
[Son of Kenneth & Edna Mae Riddle]
Riddle, Lester 24 Jul 1917 6 Jan 1996 SS "Dad"
[Son of Lewis & Allie Riddle]
Riddle, Lewis
Riddle, Allie [Mary Alice]
DS : H
DS : W
[Son of Nathan Riddle & Mary Susan Prather]
[Daug of Beverly & Louisa Pelfrey]
Black, Elisha J. [Johnson]
Black, Nina Preston
DS : H
DS : W
[Son of David Allen Black]
[Daug of Amos & Nannie Coffey]
Cassity, George H.
Cassity, Mollie
DS : H
DS : W
[Son of Peter Cassity & Mahala Jane Hall]
[Wife of George H. Cassity]
Cassity, Howell B. 7 Nov 1865 2 Feb 1959 SS "Rest in Peace"
Cassity, Lillian B. 7 Feb 1872 7 Dec 1946 SS "Gone but not forgotten"
Cassity, Vernie J.
Cassity, Frances
11 Dec 1912
3 May 1920
26 Dec 1945
[    ]
DS : H
DS : W
[Husband of Frances Cassity]
[Wife of Vernie J. Cassity]
Coffey, Amos D.
Coffey, Nannie
20 Oct 1859
25 Jul 1867
5 Jul 1926
4 Nov 1957
DS : H
DS : W
[Husband of Nannie Coffey]
[Wife of Amos D. Coffey]
Coffey, George 16 Mar 1895 18 Jan 1938 SS  
Keeys, Arthur Lovell 1931 1950 SS  
Keeys, Lena Rivers 1898 1948 SS  

Note:Three unmarked stones or sites


This cemetery listing is authored by the Rowan County Kentucky Historical Society. It is one of over 375 cemetery surveys available in book or CD format from the Society.

Page design and graphics by Teri Pettit. The titling font used in the cemetery name plaques is Adobe Trajan Bold, designed by Carol Twombly.

Source of Information:

Personal records, Funeral Homes and inventory of the cemetery.


The Historical Society and specifically the Cemetery Committee, wishes to acknowledge and extend a special thanks to Dewie E. Black of LaBelle, Florida for his work in inventorying this cemetery on July 4, 1997, and for providing the documentation.

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