Comers Rock Baptist Church Cemetery

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Comers Rock Baptist Church Cemetery

aka Union Church Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Elk Creek Area

Directions: From Elk Creek Pkwy (US 21) go west on Comers Rock Rd (Rt 658) about 5 miles to Gem Stream Rd (Rt 792) and a small church on right (north) side of Comers Rock Rd.

GPS Coordinates: N36.742246 W81.215083

Surveyed by: Susan Taylor Woodson

Comments: Fenced and well tended.

Comers Rock Baptist Church Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
unknown     "A.D.W."
COMBS, Gloria Catherine 15 Oct 1936 29 Aug 1961 [d/o Rev. M.F. and Maude Tiller Combs]
COMBS, Maude 30 Aug 1896 5 Jan 1959 wife of Rev. M.F. Combs; [nee Tiller]
unknown     "E.W."
unknown     "E.W."
HALE, Bette     [Elizabeth L., w/o Freel Hale; d/o Joseph Daniel Taylor & Melisha Ann Taylor]
HALE, Freeling      
HALE, Infant     s/o Mr. & Mrs. Freel Hale
HALL, Infant 20 Nov 1899 20 Nov 1899 s/o W[arner] H. and S[arah] A[nn Hale] Hall
HALL, Sarah Ann 28 Oct 1871 15 May 1959 [nee Hale; w/o Warner H. Hall]
HALL, Warner H. 22 Mar 1862 24 Jul 1937  
MARTIN, Catherine 24 Mar 1828 27 Dec 1907 age 79 yrs 9 mos 3 days; [nee Hines; w/o Spotsward (Spotswood) Martin]
MARTIN, Spotsward 20 Oct 1829 11 Nov 1912 age 63 yrs 8 mo 21 days
MARTIN, Wilma 29 Oct 1925 17 Aug 1949 [d/o Rev. M. F. and Maude Tiller Combs]
WRIGHT, Allen T. 8 Oct 1910 10 Dec 1910 [thought to be s/o Foy Leftridge and Martha Elizabeth Taylor Wright]
WRIGHT, Foy Leftridge 25 Mar 1866 29 Apr 1949 [s/o Stephen Leftridge Polly Cannoy Wright]; shared stone with next two
WRIGHT, Martha Elizabeth 15 Jun 1872 4 Nov 1945 [w/o Foy Leftridge Wright; d/o John Wiley and Rosamond J. Hale Taylor]
WRIGHT, Robert Wiley 6 Aug 1891 18 May 1964 [s/o Foy Leftridge and Martha Elizabeth Taylor Wright]
WRIGHT, Robert     [thought to be s/o Foy Leftridge and Martha Elizabeth Taylor Wright]