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William Grubb Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Between Grant and Troutdale

Directions: From the junction of Troutdale Hwy (SR 16) and Rocky Hollow Rd (Rt 739) go northwest 0.55 mile on Rocky Hollow Rd to driveway on right side of road. Take the driveway approximately 800 ft northeast to the cemetery on ridge.

GPS Coordinates: N36.671952 W81.412556

Surveyed by: Emily Kilby, Jeff Weaver 28 May 2003

Comments: A partial survey by Emily Kilby and a complete survey have been merged and compared with Paul Herndon’s info for a more complete picture of this cemetery. It is fenced, tended and visible from the road.

William Grubb Cemetery
General View of the William Grubb Cemetery

William Grubb Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
HART, Hallie Grubb 11 Mar 1911 6 Jan 1998  
GRUBB, Wilbur Cecil 10 Aug 1937 4 Oct 1995 SP4 U.S. Army; [s/o W. Jackson and Ruth C. Grubb]
GRUBB, Elizabeth   1932 [d/o of W. Jackson and Ruth C. Grubb]
GRUBB, Ruth C. 18 Dec 1908 27 Nov 1972 [nee Comer; w/o W. Jackson Grubb]
GRUBB, W. Jackson 6 Mar 1909 14 Sep 1979 [William Jackson, s/o Mitchell Wade and Belva D. Grubb]
Row 2
unknown     shaped stone, illegible
unknown     shaped stone, illegible
unknown     field stone
BLEVINS, Walter 3 Oct 1885 [20 Apr 1902/1908] death year illegible
GRUBB, Clinton Gale [1 Jul] 1912 [2 Dec] 1977 Sgt U.S. Army World War II and Korea; [s/o Mitchell & Belva Anderson Grubb; h/o Dorothy Blake]
GRUBB, Chester H. 17 Oct 1907 28 Sep 1918 s/o M[itchell] W. & B[elva] D. [Anderson] Grubb
GRUBB, Stephen F. 21 Jul 1906/1908/td> 27 Apr 1918 s/o M[itchell] W. & B[elva] D. [Anderson] Grubb
GRUBB, Mary Senna 18 Sep 1911 29 Jul 1930  
GRUBB, Mitchell Wade 22 Feb 1880 3 Apr 1957 [s/o Franklin and Mary McCarrol Grubb]
GRUBB, Belva D. 9 Dec 1886 20 May 1983 [Belva Delia, d/o Stephen B. & Sena M. Shelton Anderson; w/o Mitchell Wade Grubb]
GRUBB, Carl D. 16 Jun 1919 11 Nov 1971 [s/o Mitchell Wade and Belva D. Grubb]
GRUBB, Ada May [21 Dec] 1926 [6 Dec] 1991 [d/o Conley Trigg & Flora Mae Hall Gullion; w/o Carl D. Grubb]
Row 3
unknowns     three field stones
Row 4
VAUGHT, George W. Jun 1841 4 Mar 1899 stone is broken, obscuring part of the data
VAUGHT, Eliza D. 28 Apr 1842 23 Jan/Jun 1913/8/9 w/o George W. Vaught
GRUBB, Minnie 24 Jan 1879 16 Jun 1901 d/o A .J[ackson] & M[artha] E. [Boyer] Grubb
GRUBB, Ada Ann 9 Apr 1880 1 Jan 1881 d/o A.J. & M.E. Grubb
GRUBB, Henry Winton 1 Aug 187[1] 11 Sep 1881 s/o A.J. & M.E. Grubb
GRUBB, Virgil Fielder 28 Apr 1868 8 Aug 1885 s/o A.J. & M.E. Grubb
GRUBB, Martha A. 2 Aug 1888 2 Aug 1888 d/o A.J. & M.E. Grubb
GRUBB, A. Jackson 17 Sep 1839 18 Aug 1908 [Andrew Jackson, s/o William Grubb and Rosannah West Grubb]
GRUBB, Martha Elvira Boyer 11 Mar 1843 1 Mar 1926 82 y 11 m 20 d; [d/o Morgan & Lucy Boyer; w/o Andrew Jackson Grubb]
ADAMS, W. Hardin 1888 1963  
unknowns     five field stones
VAUGHT, L.H. 20 Feb 1909   only one date on stone; adult size grave
VAUGHT, Lettishie E. 16 Apr 1895 18 Nov 1898 d/o W.E. and M.J. Vaught
HAWKINS, Flossie May 27 Dec 1894 15 Jun 1897 d/o Jesse & Martha Hawkins; died age 2 years 5 months 18 days.
VAUGHT, Archie G. 10 Jan 1895/1897 10 Jan 1895/1897 s/o J.A. & M.G. Vaught.
unknowns     three field stones
Row 6
YOUNG, Alexander 10 Aug 1832 2 Oct 1906/1908 [s/o John Fielding & Irena Phipps Young]; double stone with next
YOUNG, Rebecca 5 Feb 1839 Jul 1878 [d/o Zachariah & Gincy Burton Osborne]
YOUNG, Floyd   20 Dec 1885 s/o Alexander & Rebecca Young
YOUNG, Nancy     d/o Alexander & Rebecca Young
YOUNG, Drucy E. 25 Dec 1874 20 Dec 1885 [d/o Alexander & Rebecca Osborne Young]; "Died as infant"
YOUNG, Allen Creed     [s/o Alexander & Rebecca Osborne Young]; "Died as infant"
YOUNG, Elviry 2 Apr 1847 7 Mar 1897 [2nd] w/o Alex Young; [Mary Elvira Pierce, d/o Thomas & Mahala Bourne Pierce]
CORNETTE Ora M. 3 Dec 1898 28 Jun 1920  
GRUBB, Franklin 17 Dec 1853 6 Feb 1934 [s/o William and Rosannah West Grubb]
GRUBB, Lavlett Victoria 21 Dec 1863 9 Apr 1947 [nee Kegley; 2nd w/o Franklin Grubb]
GRUBB, Wiley Walter 16 Aug 1891 14 Jan 1918 [s/o Franklin and Lavlett Kegley Grubb]
GRUBB, J. Jackson   29 Dec 1900 "infant"; broken stone; [s/o Franklin and Lavlett Kegley Grubb]
GRUBB, Arpie Virenar 17 Oct 1904 3 May 1916/1918 [d/o Franklin and Lavlett Kegley Grubb]
GRUBB, [Rosannah West]  [Feb 1816]  [Dec 1887] badly eroded stone, surname barely legible, unique in that hand at top of the stone is pointing down; [d/o George Henry & Elizabeth Vaught West]
[GRUBB, William] [1805] [1865]  [badly eroded stone, illegible; style of the stone is consistent with the reported death date of William Grubb]
unknowns     three field stones
Row 8
WALTON, Eugene 14 Jun 1891 1 Dec 1898 s/o R.J. & E.J. Walton; aged 7 years 5 months 16 days
WEST, Henry 6 Apr 1822 22 Dec 1899 77 years; [s/o George Henry & Elizabeth Vaught West]