Floyd Williams Family Cemetery

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Floyd Williams Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: North of Galax

Directions: This cemetery is in on a steep hillside on the south side of Waterwheel Rd (Rt 634), at its intersection with Turnip Ln (Rt 893). The intersection is 1.5 miles from Fries Rd (Rt 607).

GPS Coordinates: N36.669734 W80.954858

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson Jun 1999; updated 27 Mar 2008

Comments: The cemetery is visible from the road and is well fenced and maintained.

Floyd Williams Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WILLIAMS, William B. 21 Mar 1876 2 Feb 1960 [William Barton, s/o Rush Floyd Williams & Ruth Ann Smith; h/o Eunice May Williamson and Sally Elizabeth Wilson]
WILLIAMS, May 19 Jun 1878 15 Dec 1927 w/o William Barton Williams; [Eunice May, d/o Henry C. Williamson & Lydia Ann Jones]
WILLIAMS, Harriett E. 6 Apr 1881 19 Apr 1929 w/o James Eli Williams; [d/o Byram Stone & Mariah Leonard]
WILLIAMS, J. Eli 25 Dec 1871 20 Mar 1944 [James Eli, s/o Rush Floyd Williams & Ruth Ann Smith]
WILLIAMS, Wiley F. 23 Mar 1852 29 Sep 1936 [s/o William & Matilda Frances Williams]
CARICO, Julie Marie [18 Sep 1993] [18 Sep 1993] funeral home marker; [d/o Albert Roy Carico & Helen Marie Dollar]
Row 2
LEATH, Louis Freel 2 Feb 1858 26 Jan 1911 [s/o James Madison Leath & Lucy Ann Brewer]
LEATH, Cardelia C. 11 Dec 1869 1 Mar 1906 [Cordelia Clementine, d/o Rush Floyd Williams & Ruth Ann Smith; w/o Louis Freel Leath]
WILLIAMS, R[uth] A. [20 Oct] 1849 [4 May] 1924 [Ruth Ann, d/o Barton P. Smith & Mary E. Utley; w/o Rush Floyd Williams]
WILLIAMS, R[ush] F. [27 Nov] 1846 1928 [Rush Floyd, s/o William & Matilda Frances Williams]
WILLIAMS, Betty C. 4 May 1875 19 Nov 1934 [Elizabeth, d/o James D. Carico & Amanda Jane Byrd; w/o Robert Preston Williams]
WILLIAMS, Robert P. 1876 [10 May] 1951 [Robert Preston, s/o Rush Floyd Williams & Ruth Ann Smith; other source lists birth as 23 Jun 1868]
Row 3
BARTLETT, Elbert B. [Mar] 1887 1913 [s/o Henry Evans Bartlett & Mary Florence Fisher]
WILLIAMS, Emma Brook 1895 1920 [d/o Henry Evans Bartlett & Mary Florence Fisher; w/o Jay Mack Williams]
WILLIAMS, Margaret 1919 1919 d/o Jay Mack Williams & Emma Brook Bartlett
BARTLETT, Samuel 1912 1913 [s/o Samuel Ealey Bartlett & Maude Virginia Bourne]
BALLARD, Shirley Ann 26 Jan 1947 26 Jan 1947 [d/o Thomas Evens Ballard & Emma Marie Bartlett]
BOURNE, George W. 18 Sep 1869 7 Jun 1950 [George Wesley, s/o William A. Bourne & Elizabeth Ann Sexton]
BOURNE, Lola A. 11 Mar 1874 25 Dec 1963 [Lola Adeline, d/o Rush Floyd Williams & Ruth Ann Smith; w/o George Wesley Bourne]
Row 4
WILLIAMS, John H. [11 Jun] 1884 [16 Jun] 1964 [John Haymaker, s/o Rush Floyd Williams & Ruth Ann Smith]
WILLIAMS, Sallie E. [4 Feb] 1893 [16 Nov] 1942 [Sarah Elizabeth, d/o James Evans Bartlett & Nancy Rosenbaum Lyons; w/o John Haymaker Williams]
DILLON, Alma Bernice Williams Patton 15 Oct 1913 25 Jul 1991 [d/o John Haymaker Williams & Sarah Elizabeth Bartlett; w/o Raymond Patton and Otey Lem Dillon]
PATTON, Raymond Roscoe 16 Jul 1932 9 Feb 1999 Sgt U.S. Army Korea; [s/o Raymond Patton & Alma Bernice Williams]
PATTON, Joyce Smith 2 Nov 1936 [Joyce Josephine, w/o Raymond Roscoe Patton]
Row 5
PATTON, Wayne Douglas 12 Feb 1944 12 Feb 1944 s/o Raymond Patton & Alma Bernice Williams
Row 6
WILLIAMS, Herman C. 14 Oct 1923 29 Dec 1995 Tec 5 U.S. Army World War II; [Herman Clifton, s/o John Haymaker Williams & Sarah Elizabeth Bartlett; h/o Mary Edith Hawks and Virginia Pauline (Hale) Lafon]
WILLIAMS, Pauline H. 2 Jun 1911 [31 Aug 2001] [Virginia Pauline, d/o Charles Hale & Eula Belle Hale; w/o ____ Lafon and Herman Clifton Williams]
WILLIAMS, Ronnie C. 19 Dec 1946 23 Jun 2003 [Ronnie Clifton, s/o Herman Clifton Williams & Mary Edith Hawks; h/o Geraldine Williams]