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Woods Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Northeast of Grant

Directions: From the junction of Razor Ridge Rd (Rt 677) and Huntclub or Country View Rds (Rt 762) go west 0.3 mile on Razor Ridge Rd to private land on right (north) side of road. The cemetery is west of this point on top of hill.

GPS Coordinates: N36.689125 W81.395912

Surveyed by: Earl Woods

Comments: Access via track through Christmas trees planted on knoll. Cemetery on crest of hill, over grown, fence down, not visible from road & rapidly being lost.

Woods Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
WOODS, Robert H. 14 Apr 1806 23 Aug 1880 [Robert Harvey, s/o John F. and Elizabeth Bonham Woods]
WOODS, Samantha A. 18 Aug 1829 19 Apr 1900 [Samantha Adeline, w/o Robert H. Woods; d/o Alexander and Malinda Wells Perkins]
WOODS, Lilan L. 20 Apr 1865 7 Sep 1865 [d/o of Robert H. and Samantha Perkins Woods]
WOODS, Charles 20 Aug 1870 ca Jan 1871 [s/o Robert H. and Samantha Perkins Woods]
WOODS, William Wickliffe 1 Apr 1861   [s/o Robert H. and Samantha Perkins Woods]
WOODS, Sena Barton     w/o of William W. Woods
WOODS, Infant     child of William W. and Sena Barton Woods
WOODS, Howard Gray 9 Feb 1906 2 Mar 1906 son of J[ohn] W. & C[ora] B[eatrice] Hash Woods
WOODS, Hattie D. 20 Apr 1901 21 Aug 1906 dau. of J.A.O. & V.C. Woods
WOODS, George     believed to be buried here, but grave is unmarked.