Funk Family Cemetery

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Funk Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: North of Galax

Directions: This is an abandoned family cemetery, located off a plantation road at the end of Pattons Mill Lane (Rt 869).

GPS Coordinates: N36.70061 W80.99406

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson Mar 2000; updated 12 May 2008

Comments: The cemetery is on posted land and is quite a long distance from the public road. Part of this information is from Elsie Leagan’s files, who visited this cemetery several years ago,.

Funk Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
FUNK, Minitree J. 27 Jun 1833 1 Jan 1915 [s/o John Funk & Mary "Polly" Vaughan]
FUNK, Martha A. 2 Nov 1839 26 Apr 1907 [d/o William T. Williamson & Mary Lyons Whitaker; w/o Minitree J. Funk; b/d is Nov 1838 in 1900 census]
FUNK, Polly A. 14 Oct 1866 4 Feb 1951 [d/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, William 28 Dec 1869 4 Jul 1884 [s/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, Ollie 9 Sep 1871 27 Sep 1952 [d/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, Boyd 21 Apr 1879 19 May 1879 [s/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, Orville James 21 Apr 1879 28 Nov 1949 [s/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, Mollie [Jul 1875] [Oct 1875] no marker; [s/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, Minitree, Jr. [1878]   no marker; [s/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, Baby [Apr 1872] [May 1872] no marker; [s/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, Baby     no marker; [child of Elbert Kenley Funk & Sarah Margaret Bundy]
FUNK, Levi [Dec 1869]   no marker; [s/o Minitree J. Funk & Martha A. Williamson]
FUNK, John     no marker
FUNK, Mary "Polly"     no marker; [nee Vaughan; w/o John Funk]