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Goins Cemetery (A-A)

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Crackers Neck

Directions: From the junction of Grayson Parkway (US 58) and Beech Grove Lane (Rt 623) head north on Beech Grove Lane about 1.8 miles to Beech Grove Lane (Rt 636) and then north on Beech Grove Lane about 0.6 mile to Honeysuckle Lane (Rt 800). The cemetery is on the north side of Honeysuckle Lane..

GPS Coordinates: N36.64108 W81.02483

Surveyed by: Pat Davis 1988, Paul Herndon 1995; updated by Buford C. Wilson 21 Mar 2008

Comments: The cemetery is an old African-American cemetery and there are a lot of unmarked graves here. A lot of them are marked only with a cement block and others are marked with funeral home markers. The cemetery is in good condition.

Goins Cemetery (A-A), Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WILLIAMS, Leonard E. [14 Apr] 1901 [14 Jul] 1995 funeral home marker
WILLIAMS, Mary E. [17 Nov] 1917 [Jun] 1991 funeral home marker
ROBINSON, Isom 6 May 1911 11 Apr 1997
ROBINSON, Chester A. 27 Nov 1945 11 Sep 2006
ROBINSON, Mary S. 10 Sep 1947 shared stone with above
Row 2
KYLE, Ralph E. 1926
KYLE, Lillie Mae [22 Sep] 1926 [9 Jun] 1979 shared stone with above; [d/o Edgar and Norene McMillan]
MARTIN, Kate Brown [1 May] 1923 [2 May] 2001 funeral home marker
GOINS, Virgil [3 Aug] 1934 [7 May] 1995 funeral home marker
GOINS, Harold Lee [3 Mar] 1940 [11 Nov] 1997 funeral home marker
Row 3
MAXWELL, Allie R. 21 Apr 1899 22 Nov 1970 [Alabama, w/o Con Maxwell; d/o Anderson and Liddie Robinson]
MAXWELL, Roy C. 4 Feb 1931 8 Jun 1982 [s/o Con and Allie R. Maxwell; h/o Bootsie Robinson]
CROCKETT, Mable Cora 16 Oct 1918 19 Aug 1993
BROWN, Phillip I. 25 Nov 1944 25 Jan 1999
BROWN, John I. 31 Mar 1918 26 Apr 2003 [John Isaac]
BROWN, Melba L. 27 May 1926 shared stone with above
Row 4
MAXWELL, John R. 28 Apr 1923 30 Jan 2004
unknown unmarked grave
GOINS, Rex, Jr. 21 Aug 1927 14 Jun 1986 [s/o Rex and Mary Goins]
GOINS, Rex 1899 1941
GOINS, Mary 1907 1941 shared stone with above
unknowns eleven cement blocks
GOINS, Ida G. 1 Mar 1897 12 Jun 1983
HAMILTON, Elsie Rose 1926 2000 funeral home marker
Row 5
unknowns three cement blocks
ROBINSON, Sallie 21 Oct 1882 17 Mar 1947
unknowns five cement blocks
ROBINSON, Darin C. 1972 [19 Dec] 1977
ROBINSON, Randy Cleo [15 Nov] 1956 [27 Dec] 1981
ROBINSON, Cuba 9 Jul 1923 2 Dec 1986
ROBINSON, David A. [20 Apr] 1908 [14 Apr] 1987
ROBINSON, Lena R. 1926 shared stone with above
Row 6
unknown cement block
HAMPTON, W. A. 23 Sep 1873 4 May 1944
HAMPTON, Mary 3 Jul 1867 31 Mar 1935 w/o W.A. Hampton
unknowns six cement blocks
GOINS, Andy C. 1837 1926
unknowns six cement blocks
WILLIS, Cleate [W.] [22 May] 1920 [27 Mar] 1966 funeral home marker; [PFC U.S. Army World War II]
Row 7
unknowns three cement blocks
[GOINS, D.A.] headstone missing, footstone "D.A.G."
GOINS, Mary 25 Jul 1850 7 Jan 1921 w/o D.A. Goins
unknown cement block
MAXWELL, Tincey 1829 8 Aug 1919
MAXWELL, William F. 1865 22 Aug 1928
unknown cement block
GOINS, Edgar 15 Oct 1883 30 May 1937
Row 8
unknowns two cement blocks
McCRAY, J.E. 11 Oct 1844 17 Sep 1899
McCRAY, Evaline 1 Sep 1851 6 Oct 1919
unknowns nine cement blocks
ROBINSON, Melvin T. 1882 1945
unknown cement block
Row 9
unknowns ten cement blocks
GOINS, Minnie Pearl [20 Mar] 1878 [15 Sep] 1966
TAYLOR, Vella G. [2 Oct] 1910 [Mar] 1973 funeral home marker; [w/o Garnett Taylor]
GOINS, Milton 15 Jan 1921 8 Jul 1977 [s/o Colonel & Minnie Lynch Goins]
Row 10
THORNTON, James E. III [16 Jan] 1963 [16 Jul] 1999 funeral home marker
JENNINGS, Ruby G. 23 Jun 1912 3 Feb 1991
JENNINGS, Thomas 13 Oct 1894 10 Jun 1981 Pvt. U.S. Army World War I
unknowns two cement blocks
HALE, Allen W. 1951 1962
unknowns four cement blocks
unknown unmarked grave
MAXWELL, Tamaria S. 1999 funeral home marker
JENNINGS, Hodger J. 1949 [21 May] 1974 funeral home marker
JENNINGS, Roy L[ee] [24 Feb] 1935 [20 Jul] 1979 funeral home marker
BROWN, Elizabeth J. 1930 1999 funeral home marker
JENNINGS, Thomas Lee, Jr. [17 May] 1931 [2 Apr] 2005 funeral home marker
COSTON, Albert E. [3 Jan] 1925 [17 Sep] 1994 funeral home marker
Row 11
unknown cement block
unknown field stone
SLATER, Robert L. 5 Apr 1915 21 Apr 1954
SLATER, Jennie B. 16 Jul 1909 [2 Oct 1976] shared stone with above; [w/o Robert L. Slater; birth 16 Jul 1897 in SSDI]
Row 12
unknown cement block
McCRAY, Omer C. [19 Sep] 1894 [11 May] 1970 funeral home marker
McCRAY, Zollie E. [1 Mar] 1893 [14 Sep] 1979 funeral home marker; [w/o Omer C. McCray]
McCRAY, Loyd Jasper [13 Dec] 1921 [26 Aug] 1993 funeral home marker
McCRAY, Athon C., Sr. 16 Aug 1924 8 Jul 2003
McCRAY, Elgean C. 22 Oct 1926
Row 13
TAYLOR, Garnett G. 20 Jan 1894 31 Mar 1979
GOINS, V.P. Isreal 1903 1976
GOINS, Ollie G. 1897 1989 shared stone with above
no markers on graves, locations unknown
GOINS, Mayberry 1914 4 Nov 1940
WAUGH, Minnie 26 Feb 1935
GOINS, Dread 19 Jun 1945
ROBINSON, Dean 3 Sep 1945
ROBINSON, Anderson 12 Oct 1945
ROBINSON, Lydia 12 Oct 1950
GOINS, Mallie
GOINS, Albert 26 Feb 1940
MAXWELL, Frank 26 Nov 1946
McCRAY, Florence
GOINS, Violet 3 Apr 1939
GOINS, Wiley 8 Jun 1939
GOINS, Frank 27 Nov 1946
KYLE, Mazie 3 Sep 1951 [nee Willis]
McCRAY, Buria 12 Jan 1973
GOINS, Mourning
JENNINGS, Mary
JENNINGS, Victory 15 Dec 1935
JENNINGS, Crockett 7 Oct 1937
ROBINSON, Mary Jane 9 Mar 1939
GOINS, Ruby Mae 7 Jan 1940
ROBINSON, Baby 20 Mar 1949 [infant of Lena Robinson]
unknown [“Dude”]
KREAL, Ollie