Gideon Weaver Family Cemetery

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Gideon Weaver Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Rugby Community

Directions: From the junction of Highlands Pkwy (US 58) and Mill Creek Rd (Rt 743) the cemetery is 980 ft west. Access via going north 0.1 mile on Mill Creek Rd then following driveway on left to cemetery.

GPS Coordinates: N36.615567 W81.469192

Surveyed by: Jeff Weaver on 26 Mar 2003

Comments: It is fenced, but not in the best shape, but not radically decrepit either. Several stones had toppled over, but were reset at the time of this survey. There are approximately 20 graves located here, the earliest dating from 1910.

Gideon Weaver Family Cemetery
General View of the Gideon Weaver Family Cemetery

Gideon Weaver Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WEAVER, Virginia Sheets 19 Feb 1859 17 Aug 1954 [Virginia Oregon, d/o Alvin & Mary Kimball Sheets; wife of Gideon Vance Weaver]
WEAVER, G[ideon] V. 20 Feb 1863 9 Jun 1925 [Gideon Vance, s/o Andrew and Malinda Weaver Weaver]
DEUTERMAN, Robert M. [3 Oct] 1906 [27 Jul] 1985 married 6 Jun 1947; double stone with next; [Robert Martin]
DEUTERMAN, Opal W. 1915 1999 [d/o Gideon Weaver]
Row 2
[WEAVER, Paul Edward] [12 Nov 1923] [12 Nov 1923] [s/o Guffie G. and Artie S. Weaver]; field stone
WEAVER, Eveylon Ruth 12 Jan 1934 26 Jun 1934 [d/o Guffie G. and Artie S. Weaver]; field stone
Row 3
unknowns     three field stones
WEAVER, F[rederick] L[ee] 26 May 1891 1 Sep 1910 son of G.V. & V.O. Weaver
WEAVER, Calvin L. 14 Mar 1894 30 Nov 1917 [Calvin Lester, s/o Gideon Vance Weaver]
WEAVER, Pearl 3 Nov 1894 20 Sep 1977 double stone with next; [Pearl Mae, d/o Jess & Mazie Phipps Farmer]
WEAVER, Edward 9 Jan 1886 11 Feb 1922 [James Edward, s/o Gideon & Virginia Sheets Weaver]
WEAVER, William W. 28 Jan 1920 6 Jun 1944 PFC 116th Infantry 29th Infantry Division U.S. Army World War II; [KIA in the Normandy Invasion; William Warren, s/o James Edward and Pearl Mae Farmer Weaver]
Row 4
WEAVER, T. Louise [5 Nov] 1936 [17 Mar] 1980 [Theresa Louise]; double stone with next
WEAVER, Raymond V. [25 Feb] 1913 [20 Aug] 1985 [Raymond Vance, s/o James Edward Weaver]
WEAVER, Delmar Jessie [23 Aug 1909] [8 Apr 1987] [s/o James Edward Weaver. No marker; body exhumed and removed to West Virginia, spring 1995]
SPENCER, James Edward Jul 1946 Jul 1946  
Row 5
unknown     sunken impression size of an adult grave
Known to be buried here but no marker
WEAVER, Mazie Virginia [1911] [1912]