Burnett / Oak Grove Community Cemetery

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Burnett / Oak Grove Community Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Sulphur Springs District

Location: Oak Grove Community

Directions: On the west side of Rt. 740 (Oak Grove Road), 0.7 mile from the intersection of Rt. 635 (Pot Rock Road/Fowler’s Ferry Road) and Rt. 740 (Oak Grove Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.786220 W 080.905423

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 17 Jun 2010; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: This cemetery was originally called the Burnett Cemetery. The name has been changed to the Oak Grove Community Cemetery. The cemetery is well fenced and in excellent condition. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone.

Burnett/Oak Grove Community Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
HANKS, Buford 06 Sep 1943 07 Apr 1996 Shared stone with next; Buford Dean; s/o Glen Clark Hanks & Myrtle Burnett
HANKS, Margaret E. 10 Oct 1942 Margaret Ethel; w/o Buford Dean Hanks
HANKS, Glen C. 05 May 1913 29 May 1986 Shared stone with next; Glen Clark; s/o John Curtis Hanks & Effie Burnett
HANKS, Myrtle Burnett 31 Dec 1912 01 Aug 1982 Myrtle Odessa; d/o Emmett Burnett & Lula Alley w/o Glen Clark Hanks
Row 2
GOODIN, Ellen 12 May 1902 31 Jan 1952 Diana Ellen; d/o Meredith W. Burnett & Emma Zetta Moore; w/o Blaine Goodin
BURNETT, Emma Zetta 1868 1944 d/o Henry & Irena Moore; 2nd w/o Meredith W. Burnett
DOSS, Minnie B. & Baby 12 Mar 1897 21 Jan 1922 d/o Meredith W. Burnett & Emma Zetta Moore; w/o George W. Doss
PORTER, Emma 08 Dec 1889 08 Aug 1890 d/o Harold Porter & Rachel Frost
EDWARDS, Mattie E. Jul 1861 Oct 1888
FROST, Charley B. 05 Nov 1885 21 Jun 1887 s/o William Frost & Sarah E. Day
Row 3
Unknown no name
BURNETT, Meredith W. Co. B 29 Va. Inf. CSA; s/o Elisha Burnett & Mary “Polly” Wilkes
Unknown 5 no name
Row 4
BURNETT, Elisha 09 Apr 1839 17 Jul 1898 Pvt. Co. C 29 Va. Inf. CSA; s/o Elisha Burnett & Mary “Polly” Clance
BURNETT, Absalom Colombus 1833 [27 Jul] 1916 Co. C 29 Va. Inf. CSA; s/o Elisha Burnett & Mary “Polly” Clance
Unknown 5 no name
TAYLOR, Ollie I. 23 May 1896 10 Jul 1898
ADKINS, F. L. 31 Jan 1867 07 Apr 1884
Row 5
BURNETTE, David C. Co. C 29 Va. Inf. CSA; David Crockett; s/o Elisha Burnett & Mary “Polly” Clance
HANKS, Oma 1917 1920 Shared stone with next two; d/o John Curtis Hanks & Effie Burnett
HANKS, Virce Burnett 1886 1910 Varico; d/o Meredith W. Burnett & Kittie Cassandra Melton; w/o John Curtis Hanks
HANKS, Ina [05 May] 1915 1917 d/o John Curtis Hanks & Effie Burnett
BURNETTE, Rebecca J. [04 Oct] 1893 [02 Nov] 1977 Shared stone with next; Rebecca Jane; d/o William Anderson Edwards & Arrene Bryant; w/o George Monroe Burnette
BURNETTE, George M. [15 Apr] 1882 [11 Feb] 1973 George Monroe; s/o David Crockett Burnette & Martha Lineberry
Row 6
HILL, Betty Y. 19 Mar 1936 Shared stone with next;
HILL, Edward J. 18 Jul 1930 07 Jul 1999 Edward Junior; s/o Edward Hill & Bessie Malinda Alley
HILL, Bessie M. 08 May 1888 20 Feb 1962 Shared stone with next; Bessie Malinda; d/o Anderson Alley & Sarah Alley; w/o Edward Hill
HILL, Edward 20 Jun 1885 15 May 1945 s/o Logan & Frances Hill
HILL, Logan 1858 [17 Feb] 1917 s/o Thornton & Sarah Hill
MABE, Esther Burnett 1886 1924 Mary Ester; d/o David Crockett Burnette & Martha Lineberry; w/o Ambrose A. Mabe
BURNETTE, David Rascoe 1884 1949 Shared stone with next; s/o David Crockett Burnette & Martha Lineberry
BURNETTE, Lelia E. [02 Apr] 1897 [20 Dec] 1978 Lelia Elizabeth; d/o Michael Thomason & Rosamond Ellen Frost; w/o David Rascoe Burnette
BURNETTE, Nellie Mae [09 Jan] 1934 [11 May] 2009 FHM; d/o David Rascoe Burnette & Lelia Elizabeth Thomason
BURNETTE, Lula B. 17 Dec 1941 01 Apr 1942
BURNETTE, Lula A. 1890 1960 Shared stone with next; d/o Ballard Taylor & Bettie Alley
BURNETTE, Emmett B. 1878 1927 s/o David Crockett Burnette & Martha Lineberry
BURNETTE, Donald W. 16 Apr 1939 Shared stone with next; Donald Wesley; s/o Wesley Burnett & Altie Coulson
BURNETTE, Dorothy A. 04 Mar 1943 Dorothy Maxine; d/o Telford Austin & Mary Dunford; w/o Donald Wesley Burnette
Row 7
BURNETTE, Walter Roscoe 11 Jun 1930 26 Dec 1999 s/o David Rascoe Burnette & Lelia Elizabeth Thomason
SHAFFNER, Xander Ross 12 Jun 2005