Shelby in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Cleveland County World War II Memorial
Inscription. In honor of the men and women who served from Cleveland County and in grateful memory, from a grateful people, of these who gave their lives in World War II
By Michael Sean Nix, October 22, 2009
1. Cleveland County World War II Memorial Marker
Alexander, William B. Asbury, Eugen M. Barber, David H. Barrins, Carl L. Baxter, Edwin Y., Sr. Beason, Durward D. Beattie, Amos O. Black, C.R. Blackburn, John D. Blackwell, John W. Blackwood, Roy Wilber Blanton, Arthur R. Blanton, Charlie Blanton, Norris H. Branton, William H. Bridges, Clement J. Bridges, J.L. Bridges, John C. Brown, Jasper Bryant, Boyd R. Brymer, Floyd A. Buff, Hal V. Burton, John Byers, Ralph Thomas Byers, Wilburn A. Byers, William Henry Canipe, Hildred M. Cansler, Grady, G. Carner, Wayne F. Carpenter, Earl E. Carroll, Joyce B. Carroll, Victor J. Champion, J.V. Clark, Henry C. Clary, Ralph E. Cline, Grady Cline, Hal J. Cloninger, Charles A. Collier, R.W. Costner, Wytle, N. Couch, Ralph Crisp, Matthew Bryson Crowder, Frank H. DAmico, John Darracott, James Gideon, Jr. Davis, Arthur Davis, Jesse W. Davis, Marcus Dock Davis, Moffett D. Dayberry, Fred P. Dedmon, Augustus C., Jr. Dellinger, Alonzo, Jr. Devinney, Roy Colon Doggett, Rhyne C., Jr. Doster, Willie T. Dover, George Loris Dover, Grady E. Downs, Dewey D. Downs, Johnnie H. Ellis, Earl B.
Ellis, James Lee Ellis, John B., Jr. Ellis, Samuel Lee Ervin, Ed. W. Falls, Robert Lee Fipps, Howard, L. Foster, Marvin A. Fraser, Meldean Freeman, Sylvester Dahl Gantt, Derrell Benjamin Gantt, Howard Gardner, Carl Gardner, Lewis Scott Gardner, Nathan L. George, Loyd J. Glover, Acey C. Green, Clifford Alex Griffin, William H. Griggs, James L. Hamby, Royal A. Hammette, Howard L. Hamrick, Elvis H. Hamrick, Roland H. Hardin, Samuel L., Jr. Harmon, Otho L. Harmon, Roy E. Harrill, Omar Ray Hastings, Hugh Lee Henson, Howard L. Herndon, Earnest B., Jr. Hicks, Earl, Jr. Hicks, Houston G. Holland, George E. Hord, Robert Alvin Horner, John D. Hoyle, Jacob E. Hoyle, Robert A. Huffstetler, Jacob C. Humphries, Charles Bennett Jackson, Harold D. Jackson, L.C. Jefferson, James R. Jones, Joseph H. Kale, Flay L. Kendrick, Cecil R. Lackey, Walter J. Latham, Horace E. Lemons, Earl W. Lewis, Wray C. Lineberger, Abel M. Lineberger, Ralph W. Littman, Charlie Long, Winfield V. Lovelace, Ernest Lovelace, Sidney E. Luckadoo, Hubert Franklin Lybrand, Carl M. Lynch, Lem R. Lynn, Felmer L. Martin, Robert W. Matthews, Brunson B. McCarson, Edward L. McClain, Allen McGill, James P. McNeely, Coleman McSwain, Eul F. Meacham, Joseph W. Medlin, J.C. Millen, William R., Jr. Miller, Eugene Miller, Paul Wesley Montjoy, Robert H. Moorhead, Walter M., Jr. Morehead, George C., Jr. Moss, Lester P. Nickels, James C. III Owens, James R. Owens, Robert E. Owens, Roger Padgett, Buford H. Palmer, James F. Parker, Hug L. Payseur, Everett W. Pearson, Elbert A. Peeler, Clarence N. Peeler, Franklin H. Penson, Arves Yates Powell, Hubert C. Price, Arthur F. Proctor, George L. Propst, Elmer M. Queen, Burgess C., Jr. Randall, Marvin F. Reynolds, Colin B. Roark, James B. Roark, Roland R. Rollins, Fred F. Ropp, George Harvey Sanders, Guy Reed Sealey, Grady D. Singleton, Gentry Smawley, Isaac E. Smith, William F., Jr. Smith, William Roswell Spangler, Thomas N. Splawn, Floyd R. Stewart, John C. Strong, Arthur G. Sweezy, William M. Tate, Baxter Taylor, C.L. Thomas Barron A. Thornburg, Raymond Thrift, Haskell Tolbert, Garnet D. Toole, James P. Walker, Edward Wall, Hassell G. Ware, James G., Jr. Washburn, Thomas Solon Watts, John White, Laxton S. White, William R. Whiteside, Joseph Whiteside, Major R. Whiteside, R.W. Williams, Houston W. Williams, Max G. Wortman, Lloyd T. Wright, Bonnie G. Yarborough, Raymond E. Yoder, James K.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 22, 2009
2. Cleveland County Courthouse
May liberty, freedom and justice forever be the guide of our people.
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars and the People of Cleveland County.
Location. 35° 17.454′ N, 81° 32.376′ W. Marker is in Shelby, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is on East Warren Street 0.1 miles east of South Lafayette Sreet, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shelby NC 28150, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plato Durham (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Webbley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Dixon Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); O. Max Gardner (approx. 0.4 miles away); W. J. Cash (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelby.
More about this marker. Marker is located on Cleveland County Courthouse grounds.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 824 times since then and 74 times this year. Last updated on January 26, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querιtaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.