Delp Children’s Cemetery
Grayson County, Virginia
Location: Comer’s Rock Community
Directions: From the junction of Comers Rock Rd (Rt 658) and Mt Zion Rd (Rt. 671) go east on Mt. Zion Rd about 0.3 mile. The cemetery is south of Mt Zion Rd on the hill behind the Fielden Reece Delp house. In 2003 this house was unoccupied.
GPS Coordinates: N36.7310207 W81.2567249
Surveyed by: Rich and Ginger Ballard 22 Apr 2003; Some information provided by Barbara Rhudy
Comments: According to Barbara Rhudy, who grew up on this farm, the two girls buried here were playmates in life who contracted diphtheria. It is said that by their request, they were buried at the site of their play house.
|[DELP], Ida E.||10 May 1873||11 May 1881||[sister of Harve Delp]|
|[DELP, Evangeline]||field stone; [d/o Wiley Delp]|