Jones Cemetery (Buck Mt.)

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Jones Cemetery (Buck Mt.)

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: On Buck Mountain

Directions: From the junction of Old Bridle Creek Drive (Rt 601) and Buck Mountain Rd (Rt 679) go 0.5 mile north on Buck Mountain Rd then turn northeast on private drive 0.25 mile

GPS Coordinates: N36.668405 W81.306088

Surveyed by: Carol Lindamood, Rich and Ginger Ballard, on 4 Apr 2005.

Comments: The cemetery is fenced and maintained and is still in use. In addition to the marked graves there appear to be several unmarked graves.

Jones Cemetery (Buck Mt.), Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WILSON, Chester 1948 2004 metal marker
Row 2
TESTERMAN, ____     three field stones without inscriptions
TESTERMAN, James 10 Feb 1873 20 Mar 1939 [h/o Mary Haga Testerman]
TESTERMAN, Carrie Lee     field stone without inscription; [gd/o James Testerman]
LONG, Mollie   [17 Mar 1938] field stone without inscription; [d/o James Testerman]
TESTERMAN, Mary     field stone without inscription; [nee Haga; w/o James Testerman]
Row 3
SAGE, ____     three field stones without inscriptions; children
unknown     field stone
Row 4
JONES, ____     two field stones without inscriptions; [child of Weldon Jones]
unknown     field stone
Row 5
SEXTON, Infants     three field stones without inscriptions; [children of James H. Sexton]
SEXTON, Dwight     field stone without inscription; [s/o Sam Sexton]
SEXTON, Bertha     field stone without inscription; [d/o Sam Sexton]
LONG, Josie     field stone without inscription; [d/o Herman Long]
LONG, Jimmy     field stone without inscription; [s/o Herman Long]
SEXTON, Eddie     field stone without inscription; [s/o Wiley Sexton]
SEXTON, Wiley E. 11 Jan 1922 12 Jan 1959  
unknown     field stone
PARKS, Stella S. 24 Jul 1901 15 Sep 1968 [nee Long; w/o Raymond Lee Parks]
PARKS, Raymond Lee 26 Aug 1914 8 Jan 1990 [s/o Stuart & Minnie Testerman Parks]
Row 6
JONES, Granville     field stone without inscription
JONES, Walden/Weldon     field stone without inscription; [probably Pap Jones, brother of Granville Jones]
JONES, Sarah Ann     field stone without inscription; [probably Ma Jones, w/o Pap]
LONG, Fannie     field stone without inscription; [d/o Letha Sprinkle]
SPRINKLE, Letha     field stone without inscription; [nee Jones]
JONES, Jap     field stone without inscription; [s/o Letha Jones Sprinkle]
Row 7
JONES, Jim     field stone with plaque beside it
JONES, Cynthia     field stone with plaque beside it; [w/o James Jones]
JONES, Dora/Cora?     field stone with plaque beside it; [d/o James and Cynthia Jones]
unknowns     three field stones
Row 8
BREWER, Sarah Mae [Sep 1951] [Sep 1951] field stone without inscription; [d/o Mastin and Margaret Brewer]
BREWER, Ernest     unmarked; [s/o Mastin and Margaret Brewer]
BREWER, Henry Mastin 8 Dec 1923 23 Dec 2000 PFC U.S. Army World War II; double stone with next
BREWER, Margaret S. 18 Apr 1927    
Row 9
SEXTON, James H. 1 Jul 1929 28 Jun 1988