William Edwards Cemetery

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William Edwards Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Sulphur Springs District

Location: Oak Grove Community

Directions: Turn off Rt. 740 (Oak Grove Road) onto Rt. 825 (Burnett Road). The cemetery is located behind the house at the end of State Maintenance at the end of Burnett Road.

GPS Coordinates: N 36.771141 W 080.874025

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 22 Jul 2010; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced and in fair condition. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone.

William Edwards Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
EDWARDS, Arena 1871 1954 d/o Thomas W. Bryant & Elizabeth Lineberry; w/o William Anderson Edwards
EDWARDS, William A. 1872 1938 William Anderson; s/o Andrew J. Edwards & Nancy Melton
EDWARDS, Elizabeth 29 Mar 1892 20 May 1920 Nancy Elizabeth; d/o William Anderson Edwards & Arena Bryant
EDWARDS, Thomas A. [25 May] 1904 [26 Sep]1978 Thomas Andrew; s/o William Anderson Edwards & Arena Bryant
Row 2
EDWARDS, Sidney M[atthew] [11 Jul] 1895 [20 Jul] 1957 Shared stone with next; Sidney Matthew; s/o William Anderson Edwards & Arena Bryant
EDWARDS, Betty J. [03 Apr] 1897 [29 Jan] 1986 Betty Jane; d/o William Mabe & Sarah Easter; w/o Sidney Matthew Edwards
EDWARDS, Joseph Mathew 1928 1928 s/o Sidney Matthew Edwards & Betty Jane Mabe
EDWARDS, James Burton 1931 1931 s/o Sidney Matthew Edwards & Betty Jane Mabe
EDWARDS, Arnold Reeves 10 Apr 1925 15 Feb 1990 s/o Sidney Matthew Edwards & Betty Jane Mabe