Cold Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery

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Cold Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Northeast corner of Grayson County

Directions: The entrance to this cemetery is on the south side of Brush Creek Road (Rt 602) 3.2 miles from its intersection with Ivanhoe Rd (Rt 94). The church and cemetery are at the end of a gravel driveway, 0.2 mile from Brush Creek Road.

GPS Coordinates: N36.78076 W81.04208

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson 25 Jul 2003; updated 2 May 2008

Comments: The church and cemetery are well maintained in excellent condition. Part of the genealogy information is from Paul Herndon’s files. A sign on the church reads “Cold Springs Methodist Church 1870-1894”.”

Cold Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WILLARD, Scottie Joe 6 Nov 1977 6 Mar 2000
HODGE, Donald Clayton 9 Apr 1962 4 Aug 1986
HODGE, Walter Lee 24 Jan 1928 22 May 1999
HODGE, Paul E. 10 Mar 1900 9 Nov 1987
HODGE, Cora J. 20 Jun 1907 9 Jul 1994 shared stone with above; [nee Johnson]
BYRD, Mary Belle 17 Jul 1910 27 Mar 1996 [d/o John & Hannah Gray Porter]
BYRD, Albert Montague 5 Apr 1904 21 Jun 1995 shared stone with above; [s/o Kelly Franklin & Sarah E. Archer Byrd]
BYRD, Kelly F. 27 Sep 1878 29 Dec 1953 [Kelly Franklin]
BYRD, Sarah E. 14 Oct 1873 1 Jun 1951 shared stone with above; [d/o Thomas Jefferson & Nancy J. Hollingsworth Archer]
BYRD, Hazel B. 3 Feb 1907 6 Mar 1979 [d/o Kelly Franklin and Sarah E. Archer Byrd]
Row 2
ROYAL, Michael Roger 21 Sep 1976 10 Jul 1993 [s/o Roger and Pat Royal]
ROYAL, Inez A. 21 Apr 1918 12 Jun 1995 [Inez Alverta, d/o Homer Sutherland]
JACKSON, Nancy C. Smith 19 Dec 1931 13 Nov 1957 [Nancy Carol, d/o Clarence Reid and Clara A. Hill Smith]
JACKSON, Orra M. 17 Sep 1902 16 Jul 1995 [Orra Virginia, d/o John and Martha Manuel Bowen]
JACKSON, Otey S. 13 Oct 1900 2 Mar 1957 [Otey Swanson, s/o Joseph & Sarah W. Faddis Jackson]
JACKSON, Joseph 12 Nov 1846 1 Dec 1928
JACKSON, Sarah W. 1 Apr 1858 10 Nov 1935 shared stone with above; [d/o William Lynch Faddis]
JACKSON, Clint S. 1888 1971 [Clinton Stephen, s/o Joseph and Sarah W. Faddis]
JACKSON, Alice J. 1889 1981 shared stone with above; [Lenora Alice, d/o Clark & Polly Vaughan Jones]
Row 3
DAVIS, Maxie P. 6 Aug 1950
DAVIS, Sidney S., Jr. 9 Dec 1949 26 Aug 1998 shared stone with above; [s/o Sidney, Sr. & Lavern Anders Davis]
WATSON, Dorothy M. 10 Feb 1940 15 Oct 1986 [nee Dorothy Marie Marsh]
WATSON, Joe W. 14 Mar 1937 25 Jan 1965 shared stone with above; [Joseph Willard, s/o Raby Clarence & Willie Sue Akers Watson]
WATSON, Willie Sue 1905 1992
WATSON, Raby C. 1904 1961 shared stone with above; [Raby Clarence, s/o W. Thomas & Alice Watson]
WATSON, W.T. 1877 1957
BOTTOMLEY, Nannie Phipps 1877 1913
AYERS, Baby
AYERS, Baby
SANDERS, Baby
AKER, R[obert] S. 9 Mar 1843 21 Aug 1923 aged 80 yrs; [s/o William & Mary Aker; m1 unknown, m2 Jane Carico, m3 Martha Carico]
AKER, Mattie A. 11 Jul 1849 25 Mar 1928 w/o R.S. Aker; [d/o John & Lucy Carico]
Row 4
WARD, James Wilson, Rev. 10 May 1926 21 Oct 2001 U.S. Army Air Force
WARD, Evelyn Wagoner 24 Oct 1929 30 Sep 2006 shared stone with above
FLING, Florence M. 10 Mar 1918 24 May 1998 [nee Florence Mae Harnest]
FLING, Earl A. 22 Jan 1905 1 Jul 1991 shared stone with above
SNOW, Hillary 4 May 1847 4 Feb 1934
ROTENBERRY, Cora L. 31 Jan 1879 11 Apr 1936 [w/o Charlie E. Rotenberry; nee Bennett]
Row 5
MOORE, Thomas
CHOUSE, Wade
FIELDS, James 1941 1941 [s/o Troy & Elizabeth Shupe Fields]
FIELDS, Victor 1917 1917 [s/o Jim & Lizzie Ayers Fields]
FIELDS, Mattie G. 1895 Aug 1916 [d/o Troy & Elizabeth Shupe Fields]
ROTENBERRY, Baby 1892 1892 [d/o Charlie E. & Margaret Ann Jones Rotenberry]
ROATENBERRY, Roxie Maiden 19 May 1906 10 Apr 1924 [d/o Charlie E. & Margaret Ann Jones Rotenberry]
ROTENBERRY, C[harlie] E. 1 May 1864 24 May 1953
ROATENBERRY, Margaret A. 5 Dec 1870 16 Dec 1926 w/o Charlie E. Roatenberry; [nee Margaret Ann Jones]
ROTENBERRY, Elizabeth 14 May 1840 5 Aug 1924 [nee Atkins]
ROTENBERRY, Clayton 1903 1934 [s/o Charlie E. & Margaret Ann Jones Rotenberry]
ROTENBERRY, Edward 1928 1949 [s/o Clayton & Ollie Bowers Rotenberry]
ROATENBERRY, David T. 1895 1965
ROATENBERRY, Callie E. 1899 1952
Row 6
BILBREY, Wilburn Isaac 5 Oct 1938
BILBREY, Joyce Duncan 27 Oct 1944 17 Nov 2007 shared stone with above; [Joyce Ann, d/o Earl & Dorcas Criner Duncan]
MORRIS, Jesse B. 13 Jan 1878 18 May 1912 [s/o John W. & Laura L. Highley Morris]
MORRIS, Viola A. 10 Feb 1887 9 Aug 1903 [d/o John W. Morris & Laura L. Highley Morris]
MORRIS, Laura L. 11 Feb 1853 14 Feb 1914 w/o John W. Morris; [nee Highley]
MORRIS, John W., Rev. 1850 1927 Co H 2 Va Inf Sp Am War
LEFTWICH, Luemma Shriver 17 Jan 1880 3 Jun 1932 [d/o John W. & Laura L. Highley Morris]
PHIBBS, Minnie Morris 1874 1933 [d/o John W. & Laura L. Highley Morris]
JACKSON, George L. 14 Jan 1881 7 Aug 1966 [George Lee, s/o W. Cloyd & Susan Porter Jackson]
JACKSON, Cynthia Byrd 20 Sep 1882 12 May 1966 shared stone with above; [d/o John Byrd]
JACKSON, Herbert F. 9 Sep 1883 9 Sep 1963 [Herbert Fielder, s/o W. Cloyd & Susan Porter Jackson]
JACKSON, Mary M. 28 Sep 1884 30 Jan 1940 [d/o Rev. John & Laura Morris]
JACKSON, Nila Janet 29 Dec 1946 8 May 1947 [d/o James Nile & Edna Lewis Jackson]
JACKSON, James Nile 9 Oct 1916 24 Jun 1994 U.S. Army World War II; [s/o Herbert Fielder & Mary Morris Jackson]
JACKSON, Edna L[ewis] 20 Jun 1918 17 Dec 1997
MOORE, Samuel Kahle 6 Sep 1903 3 Oct 1973
MOORE, Ruby Jackson 2 Dec 1911 8 May 1985 [d/o Herbert Fielder & Mary Morris Jackson]
Row 7
McROBERTS, Edith V. 17 Aug 1914 9 May 2002
PEARMAN, James 1824 1911
PEARMAN, Eula Hazel 13 Oct 1899 21 Nov 1901 [d/o Mike & Brook Jackson Pearman]
PEARMAN, Elbert Fielder 19 Aug 1897 19 Feb 1920 [s/o Mike & Brook Jackson Pearman]
ALDERMAN, William F. 20 Oct 1932
ALDERMAN, Helen Jean 20 Sep 1933 6 Sep 2004 shared stone with above
JACKSON, Carlie C. 15 Apr 1892 9 Nov 1962 [Carlie Cleveland, s/o W. Cloyd & Susan Porter Jackson]
JACKSON, Lela B. 17 May 1912 3 Aug 1962 shared stone with above; [nee Lela Belle Linville]
JACKSON, W. C[loyd] 20 Apr 1845 21 Sep 1922 Co B 51 VA Inf CSA
JACKSON, Susan 30 Jan 1847 19 Feb 1929 w/o W. Cloyd Jackson; [nee Porter]
JACKSON, Edgar S. 10 Feb 1878 7 Mar 1926
JACKSON, Pearl 5 Feb 1879 18 Mar 1947 [nee Hale]
HALL, Walter Forrest 6 Nov 1921 26 Feb 1975 PFC U.S. Army World War II
LANDRETH, Kenneth 1938 1939 [s/o Viola Landreth]
Row 8
TAYLOR, Crockett Brown 10 Jul 1895 25 Jan 1940
TAYLOR, Lura M. 10 May 1902 5 Sep 1977 [d/o Kelly Franklin Byrd & Sarah Archer; w/o Crockett Brown Taylor]
COURTNEY, Robert Dewey 1898 1899
JACKSON, H. Vera 14 Jun 1917 17 Feb 1921 [d/o Etta Archer Jackson]
JACKSON, Sena E. 1876 1955 [Sena Etta, d/o Thomas Jefferson & Nancy J. Hollingsworth Archer; w/o George Whitteck Jackson]
HALL, S. Virginia Archer 22 Feb 1916 22 Jul 1994 [Susan Virginia, d/o George Cleveland & Susan Etta Crigger Archer; w/o Brack Hall]
ARCHER, T. James 20 Oct 1925 [Thomas James, s/o George Cleveland & Susan Etta Crigger Archer]
ARCHER, N. Francis 11 Oct 1924 shared stone with above; [Nancy Francis, d/o George Cleveland & Susan Etta Crigger Archer]
ARCHER, Eldridge 13 Jan 1911 22 Jul 1930 [Eldridge Oscar, s/o Grover Cleveland & Susan Etta Crigger Archer]
ARCHER, George C. 21 Feb 1885 21 Feb 1952 [George Cleveland, s/o Thomas Jefferson & Nancy J. Hollingsworth Archer]
ARCHER, Susan C. 26 May 1888 23 May 1953 shared stone with above; [Susan Etta, d/o James & Frances Burris Crigger]
ARCHER, G. Bayne 1 Feb 1913 24 Jan 1994 [Grover Bayne]
ARCHER, Sue J. 28 May 1913 11 Jan 2001 shared stone with above; [d/o Herbert Fielder & Mary Morris Jackson]
ARCHER, Betty Elaine 10 Mar 1938 28 May 2006
ARCHER, Jack L. 17 Jul 1934 13 Dec 1999
ARCHER, Carol J. 18 Sep 1936 28 Jun 2003 shared stone with above
Row 9
ARCHER, W. Leslie 19 Oct 1918 18 Aug 2004 [William Leslie]
ARCHER, Mary Belle 6 Apr 1915 8 Sep 2004 shared stone with above
VAUGHAN, Susan E. 12 Jul 1876 17 Apr 1941 ["Liz", d/o Thomas Jefferson & Nancy J. Hollingsworth Archer; w/o Chap Vaughan]
ARCHER, Thomas J. 17 May 1838 18 Mar 1924 [Thomas Jefferson]
ARCHER, Nancy J. 27 Jan 1847 19 Aug 1908 shared stone with above; [nee Hollingsworth]
BYRD, Hester 31 Aug 1916 19 Oct 1916 [d/o Kelly Franklin & Sarah E. Archer Byrd]
RHUDY, Hester Archer 1888 1924 [d/o Thomas Jefferson & Nancy J. Hollingsworth Archer; w/o Ellis Rhudy]
ARCHER, Phillip L. 26 Apr 1932 [s/o Grover Bayne & Sue Jackson Archer]
Row 10
ARCHER, Carlton J. “Duke” 28 Jul 1954 22 Mar 2004
ALEXANDER, Duffy 16 Mar 1915 13 Mar 1918 s/o Mr. & Mrs. J.D. Alexander
JACKSON, George Lee 1885 1899 [s/o George Thomas & Julia Faddis Jackson]
JACKSON, George Thomas 1856 1938
JACKSON, Julia F. 1865 1939 shared stone with above; [d/o William Lynch Faddis]