A. S. Collins Cemetery

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A.S. Collins Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Baywood

Directions: This cemetery is on top of the hill at the intersection of Crossroads Dr (Rt 624) and Greenwich Rd (Rt 633).

GPS Coordinates: N36.579606 W80.986381

Surveyed by: anonymous; submitted by Buford C. Wilson

Comments: The cemetery is abandoned and overgrown. I did not visit this cemetery. This information is from a person who wishes to remain anonymous. Coordinates estimated.

A.S. Collins Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
COLLINS, A[lexander] S. 22 Feb 1837 9 Dec 1926 age 89 yrs 9 mos 16 days; Co G 63rd VA Reg CSA; stone has been moved to the Randolph Collins Cemetery; [Alexander Smith]
unknown     There is at least one other grave, that of an unknown young woman. The stone is lost.