Wagoner Cemetery

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Wagoner Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Southeast of Independence

Directions: From the junction of New River Pkwy (US Hwy 21/221) and Cornerstone Rd (Rt 701) north of the New River bridge, go east 1.5 miles on Cornerstone Rd to cemetery on right side of road. The cemetery is on a small knoll approximately 100 ft from the road.

GPS Coordinates: N36.584796 W81.137096

Surveyed by: Susan Story and Ginger Ballard, 1 Jun 2003

Comments: This cemetery lies south of the road on a rise and is visible from the road. It is fenced and well-maintained.

Wagoner Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WAGGONER, Attis 19 Aug 1879 19 Aug 1924  
WAGGONER, Berry 1849 2 Mar 1933  
WAGGONER, Jemima C. 4 Nov 1854 5 Apr 1927 [d/o Abraham and Margaret Cornett Elliot; w/o Berry Waggoner]
Row 2
VAUGHAN, Infant 5 Feb 1900 25 May 1900 age 3 mo; [infant of William A. and Amelia Ann Wagoner Vaughan]
WAGONER, William M. 19 Mar 1877 18 Aug 1963 double stone with next
WAGONER, Lula E. 30 Jun 1879 8 Oct 1908  
VAUGHAN, William A. 25 Jan 1872 12 Aug 1932 double stone with next
VAUGHAN, Amelia Ann 12 Jun 1873 13 Nov 1938 [nee Wagoner]
Row 3
WAGONER, Mary Ann 5/6 Jan 1820 15/16 Dec 1901 double stone with next
WAGONER, Adam 9 Feb 1820 15 Dec 1893  
WAGONER, M. Glen 21 May 1893 21 Sep 1897 double stone with next
WAGONER, Zollie Ann 2 Jul 1895 3 Oct 1897  
Row 4
SEXTON, Martha 13 Nov 1834 11 Mar 1911 age 77 yrs
Also buried in this cemetery but no markers found
ANDERS, John [1774] [1860]  
ANDERS, Mary [1780] [1866]