Hardin Reeves Family Cemetery

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Hardin Reeves Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Southeast of Independence

Directions: From the junction of New River Parkway (US 21) and Old River Ln (Rt 700) go east about 0.8 mile on Old River Ln into North Carolina to Old Hollow Ln. The cemetery is about 0.5 mile up Old Hollow Ln on west side.

GPS Coordinates: N36.571009 W81.147595

Surveyed by: Paul Herndon 1997

Comments: The cemetery was fenced and tended in 1997. Several old markers have been replaced: some have errors in copying.

Hardin Reeves Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
REEVES, Solomon T. 25 Feb 1856 28 Sep 1936 [s/o Hardin and Frances H. Reeves; m1 Flora Wingate, m2 Maggie Spurlin]; double stone with next
REEVES, Flora Wingate 15 Dec 1873 12 Oct 1916  
REEVES, Elijah Ureck 9 Dec 1898 13 Feb 1920 son of S[olomon] T. & Flora [Wingate] Reeves; age 21 yrs 2 mos 4 dys
Row 2
REEVES, Hardin 11 Oct 1816 7 May 1903 double stone with next
REEVES, Frances H. 6 Dec 1827 3 Oct 1895 aged 67 yrs 9 mos 27 ds; [Her new stone shows incorrect birth year as 1821.]
REEVES, Joshua 16 Apr 1845 16 [Jul?] 1916 old stone, broken through death date
REEVES, Martha 15 Jul 1857 3 Jan 1934 "Matt"; [nee Evans]
unknown     field stone
REEVES, Della 27 Aug 1890 21 Feb 1948 [d/o Joshua and Martha Evans Reeves]
REEVES, Bertie M. 29 Jul 1892 12 May 1959 [d/o Joshua and Martha Evans Reeves]
REEVES, J. Fred 21 May 1899 4 Jul 1966 [s/o Joshua and Martha Evans Reeves]
REEVES, Everett J. 19 May 1897 13 Apr 1979 "Vert"; [Everett James, s/o Joshua and Martha Evans Reeves]
Row 3
REEVES, Cleveland E. 23 Mar 1850 1 Oct 1935 [s/o Hardin and Frances H. Reeves]
REEVES, Sophia B. 17 Jan 1849 11 Jan 1933 wife of C[leveland] E. Reeves
REEVES, Maude 1882 1976 [d/o Joshua and Martha Evans Reeves]
Row 4
EDWARDS, Bettie Lou 12 Feb 1942 1 Mar 1945 [d/o Olin and Sophia Reeves Edwards]
EDWARDS, Billie Joe 9 Feb 1946 9 Feb 1946 infant son of Olin & Sophia Edwards