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King Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Baywood Community

Directions: This cemetery is in a wooded area behind the residence at 480 Crossroads Drive 0.5 mile from the intersection of Crossroads Drive (Rt 624) and Old Baywood Road (Rt 626).

GPS Coordinates: N36.603158 W81.014482

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson 15 Oct 2008

Comments: This is a small family cemetery that is still being used by members of the King family. The cemetery is well fenced and maintained.

King Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
KING, Rosa A. 9 May 1880 10 Aug 1945 [d/o Joseph C. King & Amanda Louise Lowe]
KING, Amanda Lowe 6 Jun 1848 11 Apr 1925 [Amanda Louise], w/o Joseph King
KING, Joseph C. 5 Apr 1854 18 Apr 1928 [s/o William P. & Zilphia King]
KING, Clyde A. 12 Sep 1882 31 Dec 1940 [Clyde Alexander, s/o Joseph C. King & Amanda Louise Lowe; h/o Mary Jane Todd]
Row 2
HIGGINS, Margaret Louise 29 Nov 1928 5 Jan 1929 [d/o Jesse Edgar Higgins & Fannie Vera King]
HIGGINS, Vera 11 May 1923 26 May 1923 [d/o Jesse Edgar Higgins & Fannie Vera King]
unknowns two field stones
Row 3
HIGGINS, Eva Sue 17 Jul 1921 2 Jun 1922 [d/o Jesse Edgar Higgins & Fannie Vera King]
HIGGINS, Andrew 1918 1918 [infant s/o Jesse Edgar Higgins & Fannie Vera King]
HIGGINS, Raleigh 1919 1919 [infant s/o Jesse Edgar Higgins & Fannie Vera King]; shared stone with above
KING, William P. Corp Co G 63 VA Inf CSA
Row 4
RING, Thomas O. 6 Dec 1912 22 Mar 1913 [infant s/o Elbert Ring & Mary E. Morgan]
RING, Vernon E. 29 Mar 1910 26 May 1910 [infant s/o Elbert Ring & Mary E. Morgan]
RING, Chil__ 31 Jan 1917 20 Mar 1917 broken stone; [child of Elbert Ring & Mary E. Morgan]
RING, Hazel Ennice 9 Aug 1915 13 Oct 1918 [d/o Elbert Ring & Mary E. Morgan]
unknown field stone
KING, J.H. 11 Apr 1848 3 Jul 1893 erected by his wife
ALDERMAN, Cecil Clayton 4 Jan 1920 8 Mar 1920 [s/o J. Hobert Alderman & M. Emma Morgan]
MORGAN, Dorcas M. 1860 1929 [d/o William P. & Zilphia King]
MORGAN, Thomas N. 1859 1934 shared stone with above
Row 5
KING, Walter F. 13 Dec 1913 14 Apr 1915 [s/o Clyde Alexander King & Mary Jane Todd]
AYERS, Virginia King 24 Mar 1923 11 Dec 1956 [Virginia Missouri, d/o Robert W. King & Laura A. Todd]
KING, Roy J. 11 Jul 1910 24 Feb 1937 [s/o Robert W. King & Laura A. Todd]
KING, Josie 19 Jun 1905 3 Jul 1916 [d/o Robert W. King & Laura A. Todd]
HUFF, Arlie King 6 May 1913 19 Dec 1938 [d/o Robert W. King & Laura A. Todd; h/o Troy Huff]
unknown field stone
Row 6
unknown field stone
KING, Robert William, Sr. 1 Dec 1878 11 Mar 1938 [s/o John & Amanda King; w/o Laura A. Todd]
DAVIS, Mary A. 18 Apr 1875 23 Dec 1901 [w/o John W. Davis; d/o Thursey King]
Row 7
HIGGINS, Franklin R. “Frank” 27 Oct 1932 25 Jan 1997 [s/o Jesse Edgar Higgins & Fannie Vera King]
HIGGINS, William Henry “Bill” 8 Jul 1930 19 Jan 1996 [s/o Jesse Edgar Higgins & Fannie Vera King]
HIGGINS, Fannie V.K. 23 Aug 1897 19 Oct 1992 [Fannie Vera, d/o Andrew King & Sena Rector]
HIGGINS, J. Edgar 16 Sep 1896 18 Apr 1990 [Jesse Edgar, s/o Emmett H. Higgins & Ollie Bledsoe]; shared stone with above