Bynum H. Blevins Family Cemetery

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Bynum H. Blevins Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location:  Northwest of Liberty Hill Baptist Church.

Directions:  From the junction of Rocky Hollow Rd (Rt 739) and Porter Rd (Rt 936), go northwest 1 1/8 mile on Rocky Hollow Rd, to cemetery on right (east) side of the road.

GPS Coordinates:  N36.680374, W81.434341

Surveyed by:  Jeff Weaver on May 30, 2003.

Comments:  A sign on the fence surrounding this cemetery notes that it was established by W. B. Lovelace in 1863. The cyclone fence was erected in 1971, and wooden crosses with metal tags to indicate the names of the deceased were added in 1995.

Bynum H. Blevins Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
ADAMS, Allen     wooden cross
McCARROLL, John     wooden cross
LOVELACE, Wiley     wooden cross
LOVELACE, Martin     wooden cross
Row 2
LOVELACE, Jimmy   [1868] wooden cross
LOVELACE, Martha Jane   1863 wooden cross
LOVELACE, Rachel [9 Apr 1827] [21 Nov 1867] wooden cross [nee Rachel Virginia Weiss]
LOVELACE, William B. [19 Oct] 1819 1895 VA Militia CSA
LOVELACE, William     wooden cross
LOVELACE, V.W. 1904 1961 Sheriff of Grayson County
JONES, Gwen L. 1899 1969 [nee Lovelace]
LOVELACE, Edgar V. 31 Aug 1896 30 Mar 1973 VA Pvt U.S. Marine Corps World War I
HOLMAN, Zollie W. L. 25 Oct 1901 1 May 1975  
LOVELACE, Fred 12 Jan 1921 20 Apr 1981 [s/o Arthur Holman & Zollie Wave Holman]
BLEVINS, Mae Lovelace 20 Mar 1894 17 Oct 1986  
BALSER, Hazel Maxene Jones 10 Feb 1923 15 May 1995 [d/o William Daniel Jones & Gwen Lovelace; w/o Ollie S. Balser]
Row 3
RICHMOND, Zenna Anderson 7 Feb 1903 21 Apr 1999  
ANDERSON, Grover 9 Nov 1910 20 Apr 1927  
TILSON, Pearl Anderson 2 Dec 1900 4 Mar 1924  
ANDERSON, Beatrice     stone illegible, funeral home marker placed in front of it.
ANDERSON, Mildred Dale 2 May 1909 29 May 1909 d/o W. M. & I. M. Anderson
ANDERSON, Viola Madge 14 Aug 1910 6 Sep 1910 d/o W.M. & I.M. Anderson
BLEVINS, Infant   20 May 1915 d/o Bethel & Nannie Blevins
LOVELACE, Marvin     wooden cross
LOVELACE, Jerome     wooden cross
MYERS, Malissie     wooden cross
ANDERSON, Ola 1890 1979 wooden cross
Row 4
ANDERSON, Rush     wooden cross
ANDERSON, J.C.     wooden cross
ANDERSON, Mrs J. C.     wooden cross
ANDERSON, Nora     wooden cross
ANDERSON, Flora     wooden cross
GREER, Baby     wooden cross
GREER, Lewis     wooden cross
GREER, Vina     wooden cross
GREER, Eli      
ANDERSON, S.B. 1860 1944  
ANDERSON, Cenia M. 1864 1957 [nee Shelton]
ANDERSON, William M. 1884 1960  
ANDERSON, Ida Adams 1889 1973  
Row 5
REED, Doveline Greer 17 Mar 1927   pre-need stone
FARMER, Wilma G[reer] 13 Jul 1921   double stone with next
FARMER, James F[ielden] 31 Jan 1925 27, Mar 1996 U.S. Army, World War II; [s/o Lewis Farmer & Ossie Cannoy]
GREER, Elsie Lee 12 May 1929 18 Jan 2003  
GREER, Ollie B. [4 Apr] 1896 [19 Sep] 1977 double stone with next; [d/o Binham Blevins & Alice Carson]
GREER, Lester Dennis 25 Jan 1893 8 Jun 1962 VA Pvt Bakers and Cooks Sch QMC U.S. Army World War I
GREER, Hiley Kilby 20 May 1870 Oct 1945 double stone with next
GREER, Lee Samuel 13 Mar 1864 Jan 1955 [s/o Eli Greer & __ Pugh]
JOHNSON, James Scott 1 Feb 1922 22 Mar 1922 s/o Mr. & Mrs. J.M. Johnson
RICHARDSON, Annie 6 Jan 1919 31 May 1936 [d/o Frank Richardson & Callie Blevins]
RICHARDSON, Edith 5 Mar 1922 26 Feb 1923 [d/o Frank Richardson & Callie Blevins]
BLEVINS, B.H. 1919 1920 s/o Granville and Nealie Blevins
RICHARDSON, Mary Ann 12 Aug 1860 3 Sep 1938 [d/o John Busick & Ada Ann Halsey]
RICHARDSON, Martin R. 20 Mar 1858 3 Sep 1917  
RICHARDSON, Callie B. 1898 1986 [d/o B.H. Blevins & Alice Carson]
RICHARDSON, Frank [23 Jun] 1893 1969 [John Franklin, s/o Martin R. Richardson & Mary Ann Busick]
Row 6
BLEVINS, Betty 17 Jan 1873 25 Jul 1941 2nd w/o B.H. Blevins; triple stone with next two
BLEVINS, B. H. 9 Feb 1869 8 Dec 1959 Elder, member of the Troutdale Primitive Baptist Church
BLEVINS, Alice 12 Aug 1867 7 Jul 1922 [nee Carson]; 1st w/o B.H. Blevins
BLEVINS, Walter 1888 1922 [Granville Walter]; double stone with next
BLEVINS, Nealie 1880 1948  
BLEVINS, Ovid R. 7 Mar 1913 7 Oct 1981 Pvt U.S. Army World War II; [Ovid Robert, s/o Walter Blevins & Nealie Poe]
BLEVINS, Estel Vee 5 Aug 1915 25 Mar 2001 PFC U.S. Army World War II; double stone with next
BLEVINS, Catherine T. 7 Aug 1944    
OSBORNE, Talmadge 1926 1974 double stone with next
OSBORNE, Ruth 1928   d/o Frank Richardson & Callie Blevins
Row 7
ANDERSON, Jonathan Paul   3 May 1973 s/o Jack & Martha Anderson
SILVER, Ruth A. 1930   double stone with next
SILVER, Herman J. 1916 1984 Star of David
ANDERSON, Kenneth 1936 1936 s/o Mr. & Mrs. N.F. Anderson
ANDERSON, A. Glen 1915 1923 s/o Mr. & Mrs. N.F. Anderson
Row 8
SPENCER, Myrtle Blevins 28 Jul 1912 29 May 1985 [d/o Elder B.H. Blevins & Alice Carson]
BLEVINS, Bethel 6 May 1892 6 Feb 1961 [James Bethel]
BLEVINS, Nonnie 13 Jan 1898 6 Dec 1929 [1st w/o Bethel Blevins]
BLEVINS, Emeline 7 Sep 1888 13 Dec 1955 [2nd w/o Bethel Blevins; m 1st Brack Duvall; d/o Mitchell Spencer & Mattie Tucker]
BLEVINS, Ralph G. 18 Feb 1922 16 Apr 1989 SFC U.S. Army World War II
ANDERSON, Geneva K. 6 Jul 1939 28 Jan 1947  
ANDERSON, Kate L. 8 Aug 1919 18 Apr 1970 double stone with next
ANDERSON, Harry C. 9 Mar 1914 16 Feb 1980  
WAGG, William E. 10 Jun 1938 31 Jul 1996  
WAGG, Edward W. 22 Dec 1914 21 Feb 1972 double stone with next
WAGG, Dora A. 10 Jan 1917 8 Apr 1976