William "Billy Buck" Bourne Cemetery

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William "Billy Buck" Bourne Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location:  The cemetery is on a hill on the north side of Spring Valley Rd (SR 805) within sight of the road.

Directions:  From the junction of Elk Creek Pkwy (US Hwy 21) & Spring Valley Rd (Rt 805) go east on Spring Valley Rd 2.5 miles. The cemetery is to the left (north) approximately 1000 feet up on a knoll visible from road. The cemetery is directly across road from driveway to Vaught's home.

GPS Coordinates:  N36.7403004 W81.1240761

Surveyed by:  Rich and Ginger Ballard on 2 Aug 2003. Information within square brackets [] is not on the stone but was provided by Alton and Wanda Bourne.

Comments:  This cemetery is enclosed by a heavy board fence and well maintained.

William "Billy Buck" Bourne Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
BOURNE, J[ames] C. 12 Mar 1908 4 Nov 1947  
BOURNE, Bula 16 Oct 1910 17 Sep 1923  
BOURNE, Rhea M. 3 May 1920 22 Dec 1920  
BOURNE, Kizzie 31 Mar 1902 31 Mar 1902 d/o L.M. and M.C. Bourn
BOURNE, William "Buck" [6 Jul] 1793 [23 Dec] 1870 [s/o Stephen and Rosamond Mallory Bourne]
BOURNE, Hannah Boyer 1794   [d/o William Henry and Elizabeth Boyer; 2nd w/o William "Buck" Bourne]
Row 2
BOURNE, Louis M. 10 Sep 1871 26 Jun 1959 double stone with next; [10th child of Ephraim Bourne]
BOURNE, Mary C. 4 Jun 1877 25 May 1941 [nee Taylor]
BOURNE, Ephraim 27 Nov 1826 24 Apr 1896 [s/o William "Billy Buck" Bourn & Hannah Boyer]
BOURNE, K[eziah] B. 10 Jul 1832 19 Nov 1898 [nee Hale; w/o Ephraim Bourne]
BOURNE, Sidney Jane 1865 1870 d/o Ephraim and Kizzy Hale Bourne