Fisher's Gap Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Surry County Cemeteries
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January 6, 2013
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Fisher's Gap Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Low Gap, Surry County, North Carolina
Contributed by Complied byJalanda York Smith &Julia Williams Kodak
Full names are used when known although the full name may not appear on the tombstone. All married females are listed by maiden names.
BRANNOCK, Delphia Lona b Mar 20, 1892 Daughter of William Seymour Brannock and Lelia Ett Goodson. Wife of Gollie Thomas Lowe.
BRANNOCK, Myrtle April 6, 1902-November 9, 1978 Wife of Porter G. Goodson.
CREED, Amanda (Mandy) August, 1848-July 3, 1936 Daughter of Edward M. Creed and Talitha Cockerham, wife of Wetherow Lowe. (Joined Fisher’s Gap Primitive Baptist Church at age 17.)
CREED, Arnold Gwyn April 19, 1915-February 26, 1993 Son of McVestal and Tula L. Lowe Creed. Husband of Beatrice Lowe.
CREED, Columbus February 17, 1927-October 15, 1998 Son of Leonard D. Creed and Emma Jane Norman.
CREED, Effie Lavina September 18, 1883-December 18, 1965 Daughter of Hugh B. Creed and Malissa Norman. Wife of Charlie Eckles Lowe.
CREED, Leonard Dewey March 2, 1902-January 15, 1993 Son of Matthew Creed and Frankie Goodson. Husband of Emma Jane Norman.
CREED, Lovona Althea 1915-1963 Daughter of Matthew Creed and Frankie Goodson. Wife of Charlie Price.
CREED, Matthew Edward November 15, 1875-February 12, 1956 Son of Hugh B. Creed and Malissa Norman. Husband of Frankie L. Goodson.
CREED, McVestal (Vess) February 20, 1879-May 5, 1957 Son of Hugh B Creed and Malissa Norman. Husband of Tula Lucinda Lowe.
EVANS, Rosia Ida July 9, 1884-June 16, 1937 Wife of Mahlon Lowe.
GALYAN, William "Bill" February 18, 1853-May 25, 1925 Son of Bennett Galyan & Martha Jane Sykes. Husband of Candis Snow.
GALYEAN, Foy November 14, 19190-April 13, 1986 Husband of Lona R. Galyean.
GALYEAN, Iveris Carl September 21, 1904-May 1, 1961 Son of Kirby Sawyer Galyean & Mary Susan "Mollie" Sandefur. Husband of Grace Elsie Smith.
GALYEAN, James Toliver April 8, 1882-January 5, 1959 Son of Houston Galyean & Temperance Snow. Husband of Alice Lowe.
GALYEAN, Laura Belle November 27, 1874-March 19, 1961 Daughter of William "Billy" Galyean & Candis Snow. Wife of Roby Goodson.
GALYEAN, Lelia October 18, 1889-April 9, 1963 Wife of F. Clyed Lowe.
GALYEAN, Lona R. October 26, 1911-September 5, 1969 Wife of Foy Galyean. Maiden name unknown.
GALYEAN, Ralph F. June 9, 1914-February 3, 1989 Husband of Nessie V. Lowe.
GOODSON, Clifford W. July 26, 1912-July 9, 1941 Son of Roby Goodson & Laura Belle Galyean. Husband of Margie Hodge.
GOODSON, Frankie Lanore January 12, 1878-April 1, 1956 Daughter Of Train Goodson and Mary Jestin Bedsaul. Wife of Matthew Creed.
GOODSON, Jane March 2, 1856-February 16, 1941. Daughter of Leander & Nancy Brannock Goodson. Wife of Samuel (Sammy) Lowe.
GOODSON, Onnie T. September 9, 1896-January 31, 1976 Son of Roby S. Goodson & Laura Belle Galyean. Husband of Judy Lowe.
GOODSON, Porter G. August 2, 1902-June 12, 1949 Son of Roby Goodson & Laura Belle Galyean. Husband of Myrtle Brannock.
GOODSON, Roby S. April 21, 1872-November 26, 1961 Son of Train R. Goodson & Mary Jestin Bedsaul. Husband of Laura Belle Galyean.
HOLYFIELD/HOLDERFIELD, Lelia 1884-1922 Daughter of George Washington Holderfield & Julia "Julie" McRoberts. Wife of William Isaac Lowe.
LOWE, Alice June 15, 1889-September 5, 1968 Daughter of Riley Lowe & Martha Thompson. Wife of James Toliver Galyean.
LOWE, Attice D. September 30, 1902-July 3, 1930
LOWE, Beatrice November 10, 1918-March 31, 1991 Wife of Arnold Creed.
LOWE, Charlie Eckles July 9, 1883-January 25, 1955 Son of Hilrey Lowe & Effie Lowe. Husband of Effie Creed.
LOWE, Dora G. February 20, 1924-February 20, 1998 Mother of Aubrey, Avery, and Randy Lowe.
LOWE, Dunk (Duncan) January 5, 1899-February 13, 1982 Son of Kirby and Ella "Ellie" Ramey Lowe. Husband of Melba Candis Goodson.
LOWE, Eddie V. October 4, 1884-June 25, 1942 Son of Samuel "Sammy" Lowe & Jane Goodson. Husband of Matilda Wilson.
LOWE, F. Clyed July 21, 1889-April 27, 1957 Husband of Lelia Galyean.
LOWE, Gollie Thomas December 13, 1891-November 5, 1968 Husband of Delphia Lona Brannock.
LOWE, Harvey December 26, 1897-January 20, 1980 Husband of Trusty Lowe.
LOWE, Jestin May 7, 1848-April 19, 1923 Daughter of Samuel F. "Sambo", Jr. Lowe & Jane/Julia William. Wife of Charlie Goodson.
LOWE, Judy July 25, 1895-November 22, 1984 Daughter of Wetherow Lowe & Amanda Creed. Wife of Onnie T. Goodson.
LOWE, Leander Kirby "Lee" March 28, 1879-March 2, 1968 Son of Samuel "Sammy" Lowe & Jane Goodson. Husband of Cora Wilson.
LOWE, Loy Marvin October 14, 1920-December 1, 1983 Husband of Lena Wilson.
LOWE, Loy Thomas June 27, 1944-April 25, 1996
LOWE, Mahlon June 1, 1873-September 8, 1953 Son of Wetherow Lowe & Amanda Creed. Husband of Rosia Ida Evans.
LOWE, Nessie V. December 29, 1911-July 27, 1990 Daughter of Burlie & Clarice Rebekah Lowe. Wife of Ralph Galyean.
LOWE, Riley Died July 24, 1912 at 65 years. Son of Samuel F "Sambo" Lowe and Jane/Julia William. Husband of Martha Thompson.
LOWE, Samuel (Sammy) March 28, 1857-January 14, 1843 Son of Kirby & Rebekah "Becky" Galyean Lowe. Husband to Jane Goodson.
LOWE, Samuel Sanders October ll, 1900-July 9, 1968. Son of Leander Kirby "Lee" & Cora Wilson Lowe. Husband of Tilda Norman.
LOWE, Trusty April 23, 1897-February 12, 1953 Wife of Harvey Lowe.
LOWE, Tula Lucinda February 25, 1881-April 1, 1956 Daughter of Charlie and Sarah Jane Lowe. Wife of McVestal Creed.
LOWE, Wetherow November 22, 1851-May 6, 1931. Husband to Amanda Creed. LOWE, William Isaac "Little Ike" 1882-1958 Son of Samuel "Sammy" Lowe & Jane Goodson.
McROBERTS, Sarah Margaret Jane "Sally" August 19, 1902-March 17, 1986. Daughter of Steven Thomas McRoberts & Celia Ann Brannock. Wife of Guy Duncan Norman.
NORMAN, Emma Jane September 18, 1906-May 31, 1991 Daughter of William and Sarah Norman. Wife of Leonard Dewey Creed.
NORMAN, Guy Duncan April 11, 1903-March 12, 1966 Son of William & Sarah Norman. Husband of Sarah Margaret Jane "Sally" McRoberts.
NORMAN, Tilda N. March 24, 1899-January 2, 1987. Daughter of William & Sarah Jane Norman. First married to Mitchell Lowe. Wife of Samuel Sanders Lowe.
PERRY, Elisha Co.C, 8th VA Cav., CSA
PRICE, Charlie 1904-1982 Husband to Lovona A. Creed
SMITH, Grace Elsie November 2, 1904-September 16, 1955 Daughter of Thomas Smith & Rebecca Lowe. Wife of Iveris Galyean.
SNOW, Candis July 18, 1858-April 24, 1920 Wife of William Galyan.
THOMPSON, Martha November 21, 1852-June 16, 1916 Wife of Riley Lowe.
WILSON, Cora L. December 3, 1881-June 27, 1934 Wife of Leander Kirby Lowe.
WILSON, Matilda September 8, 1885-July 30, 1927 Daughter of Kenny Wilson & Nancy Lowe. Wife to Eddie Lowe.