Bill Reedy Cemetery

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Bill Reedy Cemetery

aka Henderson-Reedy Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Rugby

Directions: From the junction of Tucker Rd (Rt 725) and Rugby Rd (Rt 723), go south 1.4 miles on Rugby Rd. From this point in road, cemetery is visible on right side, about 200 yards west.

GPS Coordinates: N36.5943 W81.4571 approx.

Surveyed by: R. David Reedy and Sylvia Reedy Henderson, June 1993, plus info from Paul Herndon’s files (1996)

Comments: Sylvia Henderson, landowner, furnished valuable familial data.

Bill Reedy Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
REEDY, Christopher ca 1783 ca 1865 [second burial in cemetery]
REEDY, Ann Whismon ca 1790 ca 1860 [first burial in cemetery]
unknowns     three field stones (partially inside fence)
Row 2
unknowns     twelve field stones
Row 3
unknowns     six field stones
BAUGUESS, E.J. 22 Jul 1866 16 Dec 1926 [Elizabeth Jane, d/o Henry Henderson; w/o R.M. Bauguess]; stone off its base.
BAUGUESS, William H. 21 May 1893 20 Oct 1900 [s/o Richard M. & Elizabeth Jane Henderson Bauguess]
BAUGUESS, Richard M. 5 Sep 1862 23 Mar 1936 aged 73 yrs 6mos 18 days
Row 4
unknowns     six field stones
TUCKER, Senia E. 28 Sep 1863 20 Jul 1918 [w/o James A. Tucker]
TUCKER, James A. 25 Nov 1859 11 Feb 1940 [s/o James R. & Elizabeth Bonham Tucker]
Row 5
HENDERSON, Henry 28 Apr 1836 31 May 1892 aged 56 years 1 month 2 days; s/o John & Elizabeth Henderson]
HENDERSON, Mahala 22 Dec 1843 1 Aug 1930 [Mahala Ann, d/o William & Asenath Poole Sexton.; w/o Henry Henderson]
unknowns     six field stones
Row 6
unknowns     two field stones
WALTON, Delilah 10 Jul 1840 26 Jun 1907 [d/o Isaac and Polly Plummer; w/o Wiley Walton]
WALTON, Wiley 17 Jun 1840 22 Oct 1906 age 77 yrs 7 mos 5 ds; A soldier in the Civil War; [s/o Tom. P. and Sarah Reedy Walton]; stone off its base
WALTON, Susan 10 Mar 1871 9 Feb 1921 [d/o Wiley and Delilah Plummer Walton]
unknowns     three field stones
HALL, Mary Lane 16 May 1870 10 Oct 1931 stone off its base
Row 7
YOUNG, Robert M. 10 May 1875 7 Jul 1950 [s/o Eli S. & Lucy Anderson Young]
YOUNG, Laura B. 29 May 1879 29 May 1915 [d/o J. Felix & Sarah Ann Wiles Plummer; w/o Robert M. Senter]
unknown     foot stone, inscribed "W.S."
unknowns     three field stones
REEDY, Stella 28 May 1915 30 Sep 1916 dau of O.M. & Ollie Reedy
REEDY, L.J. 2 Sep 1910 21 Dec 1910 [Lura Jane, d/o Orren and Ollie Hall Reedy
REEDY, Infant   1922 son of O.M." Ollie Reedy
REEDY, Orren Monroe 31 May 1879 11 Apr 1967 [s/o William W. and Martha Emeline Plummer Reedy]
REEDY, Ollie Maytura 12 Nov 1888 8 Dec 1982 [d/o John Clen and Lucy Jane Reedy Hall; w/o Orren Monroe Reedy]
Row 8
unknowns     four field stones
REEDY, Ennice 24 Feb 1874 17 Nov 1963 [d/o William and Martha Plummer Reedy]
REEDY, William 17 Jun 1840 21 May 1913 [s/o Michael Reedy and Rachel Spencer]
REEDY, Martha 3 Sep 1844 5 Nov 1935 [d/o Isaac and Polly Plummer; w/o William Reedy]
REEDY, Roby 14 Nov 1869   field stone
HENDERSON, Clarinda     [d/o William and Martha Plummer Reedy; m1 Lee Barker, m2 Robert Henderson]
WADDELL, Fannie     [d/o Lee and Clorinda Reedy Barker; w/o Estill Waddell]
Row 9
REEDY, James Harrison 29 Aug 1877 9 Jul 1965 [s/o William and Martha Plummer Reedy]
REEDY, Polly Ann 4 May 1892 13 Feb 1973 [d/o Riley J. and Malinda E. Plummer Reedy; w/o James H. Reedy]