Stephen T. Pugh Cemetery

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Stephen T. Pugh Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Volney

Directions: From the junction of Little Wilson Rd (Rt 738) and Low Gap Rd (Rt 740) go south 1.0 mile on Little Wilson Rd, to house on left side of road. Turn left and drive upslope then bear left and follow lane to ridgeline. The cemetery is 0.15 mile from Little Wilson Rd

GPS Coordinates: N36.637501 W81.406670

Surveyed by: Comments provided by Minnie Hall and Paul Herndon

Comments: This cemetery is overgrown and in very bad shape. By tradition there were twelve or so markers here, but when surveyed in the early 1990s only two stones were found.

Stephen T. Pugh Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
PUGH, Stephen T. 24 Sep 1851 10 Mar 1924 upright tablet portion of this marker has fallen from its base and is upside down in a hole; STP on footstone; [m1 Letitia Mink, m2 Martha Anderson]
PUGH, Thelma D. 16 Oct 1906 16 Oct 1906 d/o W[iley] W. and Bertie Pugh; [gd/o Stephen and Letitia Mink Pugh]; marker removed from base and lying under cedar tree in 1995