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Old Gold Hill Baptist Church Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Gold Hill Community

Directions: This cemetery is on Gold Hill Road (Rt 681) about a mile south of Wilson Parkway (US 58) at the Gold Hill Church social hall (old Gold Hill Church). The Gold Hill Cemetery is actually in two physical locations, because there was no room at this location. You will pass the new Gold Hill Cemetery as you drive to this cemetery.

GPS Coordinates: N36.603633 W81.259881

Surveyed by: Rich and Ginger Ballard on 22 Mar 2003.

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Old Gold Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WORLEY, Myrtle Kate 4 Jul 1931 11 Feb 2000
WHEATLEY, Hazel L. 1909 1972
WHEATLEY, J. Frank 19 May 1856 4 Sep 1942
COX, Minnie L. 31 Oct 1884 23 Jun 1935
WHEATLEY, Drucy Cox 8 Apr 1856 3 Nov 1926 w/o J.F. Wheatley
WHEATLEY, Hurley, Pvt. 23 Oct 1894 8 Oct 1918 Died in France of wounds received in the Battle of the Argonne; Co L 16th Inf 1st Div; s/o J.F. and Drucie Wheatley
COX, Isom Dent 19 Jan 1907 15 Jul 1924 aged 17 ys 6 ms 4 ds
COX, Everette 26 Apr 1858 27 Jun 1942
COX, Ina N. 2 Sep 1868 16 Nov 1959 [nee Fender]
COX, Thomas Gwynn 29 May 1900 13 Feb 1983 [s/o Everette & Ina Fender Cox; h/o Ruth Edwards]
Row 2
BOWEN, Debra Barker 26 Sep 1954 11 Jun 1989
COX, Mattie E. 17 May 1929 8 Feb 1971
COX, Sam 9 May 1935 9 Apr 1965
COX, Claude S. 20 Mar 1894 31 Dec 1950 double stone with next
COX, Dorcus D. 8 Mar 1894 26 Dec 1978 [d/o Simon & Polly Ann Halsey Dowell]
COX, Franklin 1938 1938
COX, Claud S. 1933 1937
COX, Mildred 1927 1929
COX, William Bruce 16 Jul 1944 s/o Bruce and Myrtle Cox
COX, Infant 24 Feb 1946 s/o Bruce and Myrtle Cox
COX, Joe Bruce 13 Jun 1905 28 Jun 1992 [s/o Everett & Ina Fender Cox]; double stone with next
COX, Myrtle B. 3 Oct 1909 18 Jun 1994 [Myrtle Ruth, d/o Edgar Vance & Malissa Rhoda Plummer Barton]
Row 3
VAUGHT, Nannie 8 Aug 1863 9 May 1939
RUTHERFORD, Bettie 25 Dec 1867 6 Jul 1953 [d/o Jane Rutherford]
RUTHERFORD, Jane 10 Jul 1845 27 Apr 1928 [d/o William Rutherford]
BATES, Polly Ann 18 Dec 1888 28 Sep 1922
BATES, Elizabeth 1922 single burial with twin, Joseph
BATES, Joseph 1922 single burial with twin, Elizabeth
COX, Alice Hash 8 May 1866 10 May 1926 double stone with next; [d/o Enoch D. and Olive Halsey Hash]
COX, Lafayette F. 18 Mar 1844 3 Sep 1931
WHEATLEY, Jincy R. 15 Jul 1888 29 Jul 1961
COX, Ivey G. 21 Apr 1910 14 Jan 1983 [Ivey Green, s/o Everett & Ina Fender Cox]; double stone with next
COX, Winnie A. 1 Jan 1897 16 Jul 1994 [Winnie Beatrice, d/o Preston & Nancy Edwards Anders]
Row 4
DOWELL, Charlie C. 7 Jul 1888 2 Nov 1972
DOWELL, Maude C. 1890 1959
DOWELL, Paul
HASH, J. Alex 20 Oct 1868 24 Nov 1948 s/o Enoch D. and Olive Halsey Hash
HASH, Jencey Dalton 13 Mar 1877 23 Nov 1923 2nd w/o J. Alex Hash
PHIPPS, H. Stuart 5 May 1913 5 Sep 1979 [Harvey Stuart, s/o William Stark & Ellen Hash Phipps]; double stone with next
PHIPPS, Rita Mabe 16 July 1920
HASH, Cornelia 31 Mar 1890 3 Dec 1933
HASH, B[oyden] H. 30 May 1858 2 Dec 1940 double stone with next; [s/o William C. and Mary Hash]
HASH, Tamsy 9 Jan 1860 24 May 1948 [d/o Nelson and Mary Rutherford]
Row 5
HALSEY, Nancy Ann 14 Feb 1949 29 Mar 1981 [d/o D.R. & Pauline Walsh Campbell; w/o Herbert Halsey]
HALSEY, Fred J. 19 Jun 1939 27 Jun 1939
PERRY, Darothy Roberta 17 Sep 1933 12 Oct 1933 triple stone with next two
PERRY, Cynthia Elizabeth 26 Aug 1934 17 Nov 1934 triple stone with next
PERRY, Malvonia Virginia 22 Feb 1936 27 Apr 1936
PEPPER, Jincye Ruth 30 Jan 1929 26 Feb 1997
PEPPER, Jincye Dowell 29 Dec 1900 9 May 1952
DOWELL, Polly Ann 7 Feb 1868 1 Nov 1951
DOWELL, Simon M. 12 Oct 1864 2 Jul 1926
RUTHERFORD, Harvey 26 Jul 1862 28 Mar 1938
HASH, Oscar 29 Apr 1877 26 Jan 1945
HASH, James Alvin 1852 1933 double stone with next; s/o William C. and Polly Hash
HASH, Mary Jane 1851 1940 d/o Allen and Margaret Daniels Rutherford
DARNELL, Rosa Ann age 87 years
STITT, G.R. 12 Aug 1877 13 Feb 1951
STITTS, Gency D. 1885 1965
Row 6
HASH, Steve 3 Apr 1928 double stone with next
HASH, Nancy J. 24 Apr 1938 11 May 1990 [Nancy Jean, d/o Wayne & Marie Cox Dowell]
HASH, Mack O'Dell 30 Sep 1951 12 Oct 1981 [s/o Steve & Nancy Dowell Hash; h/o Debra Parker]
HASH, Mattie P. 1900 [9 Nov] 1992 [d/o Listen & Polly Ann Anderson Parsons; obit info lists birth as 29 Dec 1989]; double stone with next
HASH, Lee A. 1892 1970
HASH, Maggie Dec 1948
RUTHERFORD, Virginia 1875 double stone with next
RUTHERFORD, Steve M. 1867 1940
HASH, Winnie L. 10 Oct 1904 29 Nov 1999 d/o Oscar Hash
ROSE, Benjamin R. 9 Jun 1878 12 Apr 1935
ROSE, Ruth W. 9 Oct 1872 2 May 1944
ROSE, Dina 1956 1956 buried with twin, Ben
ROSE, Ben 1956 1956 buried with twin, Dina
ROSE, Carrie Madge 28 May 1956 20 Nov 1971
ROSE, Ralph Bryant 25 May 1933 21 Jul 1973 Va Pvt U.S. Army Korea
ROSE, Josh B. 25 Jul 1913 13 Apr 1978 Pvt U.S. Army World War II; [Josh Bryant, s/o Benjamin & Ruth Ward Rose]
ROSE, Jincy B. 21 Mar 1910 8 Dec 1989 [Jincy Belle, d/o Harvey Eugene & Betty Moss Young; w/o Josh Bryant Rose]
Row 7
HOLDAWAY, Robert Michael 31 Dec 1969 29 Jul 1992 [s/o Howard Staley & Mary Ruth Phipps Holdaway]
HOLDAWAY, Howard [7 Mar] 1906 [2 Nov] 1983 [Howard Staley, s/o George Washington & Geneva Anderson Holdaway; h/o Mary Ruth Phipps]; metal marker
DOWELL, Little One 14 Oct 1974 15 Oct 1974
HALSEY, Sadie D. 5 Apr 1935 4 Feb 1985
DOWELL, C. Wayne 20 Aug 1914 5 Dec 1974
DOWELL, Marie Robert 5 Aug 1919 22 Nov 1965
DOWELL, Kyle Wayne, Sr. 19 Feb 1947 24 Sep 1969
COX, T. Paul 18 Mar 1902 22 Aug 1980 [Thomas Paul, s/o Lafayette & Alice Hash Cox]; double stone with next
COX, Annie E. 15 Jul 1897 6 Jan 1979 [Annie Elsie, d/o Noah & Alice Hash Anderson]
HALSEY, Jamie Ryan 1 Feb 1974 infant s/o Mr. and Mrs. Mack A. Halsey
DOWELL, Infant 4 May 1972 d/o Jerry and Jean Dowell
COX, Jerry Ray 22 Aug 1945 30 Sep 1945
COX, Harmon Glenn 22 Aug 1909 2 Aug 1956 [s/o Lafayett & Alice Hash Cox; h/o Mildred Haga]
Row 8
RUTHERFORD, Martha L. 26 Sep 1951 infant
RUTHERFORD, Timothy W. 5 Feb 1954 infant
RUTHERFORD, Maude P. 30 May 1886 19 May 1976
RUTHERFORD, Woodrow 26 Jul 1918 6 Nov 2000 double stone with next
RUTHERFORD, Lena 22 Oct 1918 15 Sep 1978 [Lena Missouri, d/o George & Geneva Anderson Holdaway]
Row 9
PHIPPS, French E. 3 Apr 1917 23 Feb 1977 [French Edgar, s/o Columbus Preston & Bertie Young Phipps]; double stone with next
PHIPPS, Edith C. 18 Apr 1936 1 May 1992 [nee Polly Edith Cox]
HALSEY, Ovid Emerson 11 Dec 1908 22 Aug 1968 Va Pvt Co C 813 TD BN World War II; double stone with next
HALSEY, Mattie D. 17 Jul 1925
Row 10
HALSEY, Amos H. 2 Jun 1913 7 Mar 1997 [Amos Hathaway, s/o Thomas Jackson & Ellen Elizabeth Murray Halsey]; double stone with next
HALSEY, Drucy A. 24 Mar 1922 18 May 1982 [Drucy Ada, d/o Charlie Sylvester & Maude Cox Dowell]
HALSEY, Thomas J. 1863 [17 Mar] 1954 [s/o Marsh & Finnie Hash Halsey]; double stone with next
HALSEY, Elizabeth E. 1882 1961
DOWELL, Beulah H. [9 Oct] 1906 [10 Mar] 1979 [d/o Thomas Jackson & Ellen Elizabeth Murray Halsey]; double stone with next
DOWELL, James C. 1896 1962
KIRK, C. Mastin 17 Apr 1889 15 Nov 1971 [Colonel Mastin, s/o Jacob Granville & Rosamond Jane Ward Kirk]; double stone with next
KIRK, Mollie Phipps 19 Dec 1889 16 Aug 1992 [Polly Clyde "Mollie", d/o Harvey L. & Jincey Cox Phipps]
Row 11
HALSEY, Shirley 5 Jun 1915 15 Jun 1986 double stone with next
HALSEY, Ruth C. 13 Apr 1919 wife
HASH, Brandon L. 12 Aug 1984 infant
Believed to be buried here
RUTHERFORD, Infant Son [5 Feb 1954] unmarked; [s/o Enoch & Louise Anderson Rutherford]