TDr. Staley E. Young Cemetery

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Dr. Staley E. Young Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Baywood Community

Directions: This small cemetery is in a wooded area behind a residence on the east side of Old Baywood Road (Rt. 626) 0.3 mile south from its intersection with Baywood Store Road (Rt. 624). By tradition, the cemetery was started when Dr. Young was killed in an accident in 1914. One of his sons was buried here in 1934 and his wife was also buried here in 1939. When the Young property was sold and subdivided, the remains were moved to Felts Memorial Cemetery.

GPS Coordinates: N36.60614 W81.01585

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; completed 12 Dec 2005, updated 25 Mar 2008

Comments: All the names, as well as the name of another son and his wife are inscribed on a single stone.

Dr. Staley E. Young Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Front side of stone
YOUNG, S.E., MD 3 Feb 1862 9 Jan 1914 [Staley E., s/o Andrew Young & Pamelia Thomas]
YOUNG, J.D. 22 Jul 1895 9 Feb 1934 [J. Dean, s/o Dr. Staley E. Young & Ida Lillian Young]
YOUNG, Ida Lillian 23 Feb 1871 2 May 1939 [d/o John T. & Frances E. Young; w/o Dr. Staley E. Young]
On the other side of the stone:
YOUNG, Don A. 20 Sep 1900 16 Sep 1983 [Donald Apperson, s/o Dr. Staley E. Young & Ida Lillian Young]
YOUNG, Lena Hampton 30 Jan 1903 10 Jan 1998 [d/o Charles Augustus Hampton & Nancy Jane Todd; w/o Donald Apperson Young]