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Hackler Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Northeast of Independence

Directions: In 'V' between Peach Bottom Rd (Rt 654) and Vista Rd (Rt 695) junction, east of Springfield Church. Access to the cemetery is by a private road just south of this junction.

GPS Coordinates: N36.679695 W81.103753

Surveyed by: Jasper and Carol Byers, Ginger Ballard on 9 May 2005

Comments: This is an active cemetery. It is fenced, mown, and well-maintained.

Hackler Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WEBB, Ricky Lee 1965 2005  
Row 2
MONTGOMERY, Mark R. 8 Aug 1968 22 Jul 1990  
BOURNE, Jessie T. 8 Dec 1923 6 Jun 1995 [Jessie Talmadge, s/o John F. & Hattie Lee Houk Bourne]
GESSLER, William F. 29 Mar 1926 26 Dec 1988 double stone with next
GESSLER, Ruth M. 19 Apr 1929 19 Feb 2005  
Row 3
BOURNE, Kyle 1936 2003 metal marker
BOURNE, J.C. 1948 2004 metal marker
HALL, Walter J. 25 Jan 1918 18 Sep 1988 double stone with next
HALL, Kathleen Combs 26 Nov 1926    
HACKLER, Willis T. 9 Sep 1908 23 May 1986 double stone with next
HACKLER, Amanda C. 14 Oct 1914 6 Oct 1990 [Amanda Olka, d/o William & Julia Driver Corden]
HACKLER, Howard James 21 Sep 1935 12 Feb 1995 SP 4 U.S. Army
HILL, Roger W. 26 Dec 1941 23 Jun 1985 double stone with next
HILL, Doris R. 9 Sep 1950   wed 22 Jun 1968
HAZLEY, Jean 1889 1967  
ARNOLD, Adam 1901 1970 double stone with next
ARNOLD, Martha 1908 1984  
ROBERTS, Roy Lee 23 Apr 1925 2 Jul 1995 [s/o Kyle & Ethel Hackler Roberts]; double stone with next
ROBERTS, Opal Cox 3 Mar 1930   married 14 Sep 1946; [Opal Virginia]
Row 4
GODSEY, Beulah Bourne 16 Aug 1933 22 Dec 1996 Beulah Louise, d/o Charlie & Hattie Almeda Isom Spicer Bourne; w/o Tommy Godsey]
BOURNE, Clinton Deon 20 Feb 1957 27 Nov 1995  
unknown     metal post
BOURNE, Charles J. 14 Aug 1908 22 Feb 1980 double stone with next
BOURNE, Hattie Almeada I. 11 Aug 1908 29 May 1993 [d/o Jim & Effie Cline Isom; m1 Walter Spicer, m2 Charles J. Bourne]
BOURNE, Delbert Roy 8 Feb 1926 28 Jun 1985  
unknown     metal post
HACKLER, Everett H. "Hack" 2 Feb 1935 13 Feb 1997  
HACKLER, Everett Hampton 2 Sep 1904 9 Apr 1985 double stone with next
HACKLER, Dell Morton 17 Mar 1904 22 Nov 1986 wed 10 Apr 1926
HACKLER, A. Griggs 28 Jul 1877 27 Mar 1966 [Andrew Griggs]; double stone with next
HACKLER, Dora C. 21 Sep 1876 8 Nov 1974 d/o James Wesley and Martha Matilda Edwards Catron
WRIGHT, Ovis E. 19 Mar 1906 20 Aug 1964 [Ovis Earl]; double stone with next
WRIGHT, Vada H. 13 Apr 1903 25 Jul 1983 [Vada Almira, d/o Griggs & Dora Catron Hackler]
HACKLER, Ceibert G. 4 Dec 1909 26 Jun 1999 double stone with next
HACKLER, Ruby C. 8 Dec 1909 8 Dec 1998  
CLINE, Cleo B. 14 Feb 1912 19 Mar 1939  
CLINE, Lloyd M. 5 Mar 1902 12 Mar 1977 [Lloyd McKinley, s/o Riley & Alice Smith Cline; m1 Lillie Byrd, m2 Lettie Catron]
CLINE, Lillie Mae 11 Sep 1900 21 Mar 1929 [d/o J.M. Byrd; w/o Lloyd M. Cline]
CLINE, Robert Lee 12 Feb 1920 12 Sep 1920  
Row 5
ROBERTS, Creed Raymond 1912 1980  
ROBERTS, Raymond Dean 1938 1940 double stone with next
ROBERTS, Vernon Reed 1940 1944  
ROBERTS, Coy L., Elder 11 Apr 1879 25 Sep 1972 [s/o Peter Kenley and Margart Evelyn Stroupe Roberts]; double stone with next
ROBERTS, Lucy Catron 15 Apr 1883 23 Dec 1980 [Lucy Albina, d/o James Wesley and Martha Matilda Edwards Catron]
ROBERTS, William Sherman 2 Oct 1908 3/31 Aug 1930 [s/o Coy L. and Lucy Catron Roberts]
ROBERTS, P[eter] K[enley], Elder [Feb] 1850 1928 [s/o James W. and Martha Hackler Roberts]; double stone with next
ROBERTS, Margaret S. 1847 1924 [nee Hackler]
unknowns     four cement blocks
RING, Johnny Dale   1 Jun 1961 age 1 day
RING, Sammy 1965 1966 metal marker
unknown     field stone
FORTNER, Frank B. 16 Jan 1928 2 Dec 1990 Cpl U.S. Army Korea; [Franklin B., s/o Troy & Bertris Adams Fortner]
FORTNER, Julia E. 30 Nov 1930 20 Feb 1994 [Julia Evelyn, d/o William T. & Lizzie Burris Bourne; w/o Frank Fortner]
WESTERN, George 1 Jan 1922 27 Feb 1994 PFC U.S. Army World War II; [George Vernon, s/o Vernon & Edna Chappel Western]
WESTERN, Willie Mae 30 May 1927   recent burial 2005; [w/o George Western]
Row 6
ROBERTS, Lucie B. 2 Apr 1870 4 Sep 1952 [d/o John Micajah and Mary Elizabeth Edwards Roberts; death also recorded as 4 Sep 1956]
ROBERTS, Cora 1882 1957  
ROBERTS, S[ampson] F[inley] 11 Apr 1874 8 Feb 1942 [s/o John Micajah and Mary Elizabeth Edwards Roberts]
ROBERTS, Bruce 23/30 Apr 1914 7 Dec 1957  
unknowns     two field stones
CALLOWAY, Eugene Ralph 26 Jul 1918 26 Feb 1920 s/o B.M. and N. Calloway
ROBERTS, J[ohn] M[icajah], Elder 16 Dec 1847 21 Dec 1920 [s/o James W. and Martha Hackler Roberts]
ROBERTS, Mary Elizabeth 14 Jun 1851 30 Dec 1909 wife of J.M. Roberts
ROBERTS, Lessie M. 17 Oct 1885 25 Dec 1905  
ROBERTS, William Winfrey 16 Apr 1881 13 Dec 1903 [s/o John Micajah and Mary Elizabeth Edwards Roberts]
unknowns     two field stones
ROBERTS, Infant 7 Mar 1910 11 Mar 1910 infant of James W. and C[allie] A. Roberts
ROBERTS, Cebert D. Jan 1926 Apr 1926  
ROBERTS, Callie A. Dec 1887 Apr 1941 [nee Catron]; double stone with next
ROBERTS, James W. 18 Aug 1877 Apr 1959  
ROBERTS, Maud Phipps 2 Aug 1906 29 Jul 1943 [nee Phipps; w/o Clarence Roberts]
ROBERTS, Clarence P. 28 Apr 1905 12 Jan 1978 [Clarence Preston, s/o James & Callie Catron Roberts; h/o Zella Combs]
ROBERTS, Elijah J. 9 Jan 1907 23 Dec 1975 double stone with next
ROBERTS, Ruby P. 31 May 1915 2 Jun 1996  
ROBERTS, Ralph M. 12 Jun 1913   World War II
ROBERTS, Lucille 25 Feb 1923    
Row 7
WRIGHT, Vania H. 1 Dec 1898 [23 Nov 1994] [Vana Leaoter (Leota?), d/o Andrew Griggs & Dora Catron Hackler]; double stone with next
WRIGHT, Summit L. 11 Jul 1894 13 Feb 1978 [Summit Lee, s/o Boyd & Rosena Norman Wright]
HACKLER, Infant 21 Sep 1927 21 Sep 1927 double stone with next
HACKLER, Billy 26 Sep 1931 26 Sep 1931 sons of Dell [Morton] and Everett Hackler
HACKLER, Foster 14 Apr 1913 28 May 1913 s/o A[ndrew] G[riggs] and D[ora] J. [Catron] Hackler
WRIGHT, Wayne 4 Apr 1917 2 Apr 1918 double stone with next
WRIGHT, Infant 6 Mar 1918 6 Mar 1918  
HACKLER, Andrew J. 16 Jul 1831 16 Jul 1917 [Andrew Jackson, s/o George & Polly Hampton Hackler; Grayson Militia, Co C 63 Va Inf CSA]; double stone with next
HACKLER, Elizabeth 14 Feb 1837 12 Jan 1920 [d/o William Catron]
HACKLER, Lee J. 9 Oct 1861 27 Feb 1941 Lee Johnson, s/o Andrew Jackson & Elizabeth Catron Hackler]; double stone with next
HACKLER, Mary F. 5 May 1867 18 Jan 1951 [Mary Frances, d/o Ephriam & Elizabeth Jane Warrick Catron]
EDWARDS, Elbert J. 2 May 1868 3 Feb 1951 double stone with next
EDWARDS, Martha V. 10 Oct 1867 18 Jan 1943  
HACKLER, Infant 9 Nov 1910 2 Dec 1910 d/o O.B. and E.E. Hackler
ROBERTS, Boyd C. 24 Sep 1907 15 Sep 1976 U.S. Army World War II; double stone with next
ROBERTS, Ken P. 1909 1974  
Row 8
unknown     field stone
CATRON, Lonnie M.. 1871 1949 double stone with next
CATRON, Mary J. 1870 1960  
CATRON, Hazel E.   1912 infant of Creed and Lula Catron
HACKLER, Infant 16 Jan 1904 16 Jan 1904 infant of G[arfield] Y[oung] and C. J[ennie Reeves] Hackler
HACKLER, Infant 11/14 Dec 1906 11/14 Dec 1906 infant of G[arfield] Y[oung] and C. J[ennie Reeves] Hackler
Row 9
COMBS, Andrew Jack 20/30 Sep 1899 18 Apr 1943/1945 double stone with next
COMBS, Belva Hackler 27 Aug 1900 18 Oct 1992 [Belva Rose, d/o A. Griggs & Dora Catron Hackler]
HACKLER, Peter K. 19 Jan 1824 29 Jun 1890 [Peter Kenley, s/o George & Polly Hampton Hackler]
HACKLER, George 19 Jan 1800 28 Oct 1881 [s/o Peter & Mackalana Delp Hackler]
HACKLER, Polly Hampton 1802 1891 [d/o Andrew & Sarah Mena Griggs Hackler; w/o George Hackler]
HACKLER, Griggs 18 May 1821 7 May 1884 [s/o George & Polly Hampton Hackler; h/o Sarah Hale; Grayson Militia, CSA]
HACKLER, Calvin John 1838 1924 [s/o George & Polly Hampton Hackler]; double stone with next
HACKLER, Emiline Edwards 1839 1898 [d/o Richard & Edith Barton Hackler]
HACKLER, John Fleming, Brother 5 Nov 1867 12 Oct 1933 [s/o Calvin John & Emiline Edwards Hackler]
HACKLER, Mary F. 8 Jan 1864 19 Nov 1947  
EDWARDS, Emma H. 1872 1958 stone fallen, too heavy to lift
ROBERTS, G.C., Eld. 8 Jan 1874 23 Jul 1960 s/o Peter Kenley and Margaret Evelyn Stroupe Roberts
ROBERTS, Amelia H. 25 Jul 1875 24 Mar 1959  
BATEMAN, Callie Hackler 12 Feb 1882 27 May 1969  
TUCKER, Mary B. Lane 1922 1984  
unknown     metal marker, label gone
Row 10
HOUK, Glenna J. 1928 1929  
CARRICO, Leo Edgar 28 May 1926 15 Sep 1926  
CARRICO, Ollie May Houk 9 Mar 1905 12 Jul 1926  
unknown     field stone
HOUK, F.W. 26 Oct 1872 16 Jul 1918  
unknowns     ten field stones
Row 11
HACKLER, Juanita H. 2 Nov 1928   double stone with next
HACKLER, Paul J. 22 Aug 1919 4 Mar 1993 married 2 Dec 1949; [Paul Jones, s/o Mina & Elizabeth Ruth Catron Hackler]
HACKLER, Mina N. 1884 1967 double stone with next
HACKLER, Ruth C. 1889 1940  
unknown     infant; field stone
unknown     infant; field stone
HACKLER, Luther 21 Mar 1903 6 Jun 1922  
HACKLER, George L. 11 Mar 1870 22 Mar 1932  
HACKLER, Martha Roberts 8 Jan 1872 22 Dec 1961/22 Sep 1967  
HICKS, Lizzie H. 7 Apr 1885 22 Jan 1947 w/o M.C. Hackler
HACKLER, Milas C. [13 Aug] 1881 [18 Dec] 1963 double stone with next
HACKLER, Elizabeth C. 7 Apr 1885 22 Jan 1947  
HACKLER, Infant     infant of Linnie and M.C. Hackler
ROBERTS, Rachel V. 6 Aug 1952 12 Aug 1959  
ROBERTS, Foster L. 24 Aug 1920 17 Aug 1968 Pvt U.S. Army World War II
ALLEY, Edgar W. 6 Apr 1921 11 Jun 1946 double stone with next
ALLEY, Edgar W., Jr. 25 May 1945 14 Sep 1979 [s/o Edgar William & Lucille Roberts Alley; h/o Elsie Smythers]
CATRON, A. Lucille 10 Jun 1918 10 Jun 1991 [Annie Lucille, d/o Kyle & Ethel Hackler Roberts]; double stone with next
CATRON, Walter G. 9 Jun 1919 19 May 1992 [Walter Guy, s/o Harve & Lessie Kirby Catron; obit info lists death as 15 May 1992]
Row 12
HACKLER, Opal 28 Sep 1924 26 Dec 1924  
HACKLER, Alva 28 Sep 1924 2 Oct 1924  
HACKLER, Elmorie 21 Mar 1913 11 Apr 1913  
unknowns     two metal posts
Row 13
unknown     field stone
PAGE, A.C., Jr. 24 Dec 1942 8 Nov 1952 s/o Mr. and Mrs. A.C. Page
CATRON, Lessie K. 1900 1948  
HAMPTON, Seema Bradley 15 Oct 1919 7 Jul 1948  
HAMPTON, S. Myrtle 1 Mar 1894 21 Jul 1974 double stone with next
HAMPTON, Guy 7 Nov 1883 21 Mar 1955  
HAMPTON, Muncie W. 14 Mar 1914 21 Nov 1999 Tec 5 U.S. Army World War II
unknown     metal post
ROBERTS, Mary Ann 5 Jan 1993 28 Jan 1993  
ROBERTS, Claude B. 17 Mar 1923 11 Aug 1979 [Claude Blanton, s/o Kyle & Ethel Hackler Roberts]; double stone with next
ROBERTS, Katherine M. 28 Jan 1931 13 Oct 1989 [Katherine Roberts Barber, d/o Charlie & Hattie Almeda Isom Spicer Bourne]
ROBERTS, Onie Lee      
ROBERTS, Mary M. 1932 1933 double stone with next
ROBERTS, Ralph Odell 1942 1942  
ROBERTS, L. Ethel H. 4 Apr 1898 30 Oct 1964 [nee Lola Ethel Hackler]; double stone with next
ROBERTS, J. Kyle 18 Nov 1896 18 Jun 1978 [John Kyle, s/o Garfield & Amelia Hackler Roberts]
Row 14
BOURNE, Richard Lee 1952 1952  
HACKLER, Rita Adams 18 Aug 1956 24 Jan 1982 [Rita Ann, d/o Vilas & Grace Catron Adams]; double stone with next
HACKLER, David Allen 23 Mar 1954    
ADAMS, Vilas A. 21 Aug 1916 1 Aug 1999 Tec 5 U.S. Army World War II; double stone with next
ADAMS, Grace C. 4 Nov 1920    
HASH, Virginia Gelene 19 Jun 1932 2 Jul 2000  
unknown     carved stone dove
HACKLER, June R. [21 Jun] 1914 [3 Jan] 1995 [June Raymond, s/o Andrew Griggs & Dora Catron Hackler]; double stone with next
HACKLER, Bertha L. 1921 1959 [nee Funk]
CATRON, Infant     infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Vance P. Catron
CATRON, Vance P. 1896 1975  
CATRON, Iva R. [10 Jun] 1898 [7 Apr] 1992 [d/o Garfield & Amelia Hackler Roberts; w/o Vance P. Hackler]
CATRON, Ralph R., Sr. 25 Mar 1920 27 Nov 1982 [Ralph Robert, s/o Vance P. & Iva Roberts Catron]; Pvt U.S. Army World War II; double stone with next
CATRON, Paris B. 4 Oct 1932   [nee Bourne]
unknown     field stone marked "J.B."
BAKER, Gale Morgan 15 Jun 1923 16 Jun 2004 Cpl U.S. Army Air Force World War II; double stone with next
BAKER, Joann C. 4 Oct 1952