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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 Children’s Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
[DELP], Ida E. 10 May 1873 11 May 1881 [sister of Harve Delp]
[DELP, Evangeline]     field stone; [d/o Wiley Delp]