Willard Family Cemetery

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Willard Family Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Laurel Fork District

Location: Gladesboro Community

Directions: In a field behind the Skyline Independent Baptist Church on Rt. 640 (Keno Road). A private driveway beside the church goes into a field behind the church where the cemetery is located.

GPS Coordinates: N 36.671689 W 080.590821

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson, 02 April 2016; buford-wilson@outlook.com

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

Willard Family Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
BOWMAN, Christie E. 03 Aug 1916 30 May 1919 Christie Ervin; s/o Andrew Harrison Bowman & Mallissa Otilla Willard
BOWMAN, A. Harrison 19 Jul 1890 31 Oct 1953 Shared stone with next; Andrew Harrison; s/o Marcus Lafayette Bowman & Lerosey Marshall
BOWMAN, Mallissa Otilla 29 Nov 1888 06 May 1972 d/o William Rufus Willard & Wyrinda Elizabeth Weddle; w/o Andrew Harrison Bowman
Row 2
BOWMAN, Paul E. 29 Oct 1938 15 Jul 2000 Shared stone with next; Paul Edward; s/o Kermit Bowman & Clara Alice Marshall
BOWMAN, Lurene W. 07 Feb 1938 Nana Belle Lurene; d/o Everett Willard & Carrie Maude Boyd; w/o Paul Edward Bowman
WILLARD, Everett 05 May 1901 26 Sep 1955 Shared stone with next; s/o William Rufus Willard & Wyrinda Elizabeth Weddle
WILLARD, Carrie M. 07 Dec 1916 10 Jun 1966 Carrie Maude; d/o James Columbus Boyd & Virginia Victoria Alice Boyd; w/o Everett Willard & Henry Albert Stevens
WILLARD, William R. 03 Jun 1940 06 Feb 1944 William Rodger; s/o Everett Willard & Carrie Maude Boyd
WILLARD, Rosco 04 Mar 1942 13 May 1942 Rosco Columbus; s/o Everett Willard & Carrie Maude Boyd
WILLARD, William R. 29 Jul 1856 03 May 1911 Shared stone with next; William Rufus; s/o William H. Willard & Mary Ann Gray
WILLARD, Wyrinda E. 03 Sep 1868 03 Dec 1936 Wyrinda Elizabeth; d/o Joseph N. Weddle & Embersetta Webb; w/o William Rufus Willard
STEVENS, Henry Albert 24 Aug 1921 07 Sep 1985 s/o Burch Stephens & Mary Barrett
Row 3
BARNES, Garland [11 Jan] 1886 [20 May] 1937 Shared stone with next; Isaac Garland; w/o William Barnes & Lucinda Ann Dickens
BARNES, Mary A. [05 May] 1899 [30 Dec] 1994 Mary Ann; d/o William Rufus Willard & Wyrinda Elizabeth Weddle; w/o Isaac Garland Barnes
BARNES, Beatrice A. 26 Mar 1919 24 Jul 1920 Beatrice Alene; d/o Isaac Garland Barnes & Mary Ann Willard