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Joel Mallory Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Providence

Directions: Go east from Elk Creek Pky (US 21) on Spring Valley Rd (Rt 805) to Bainbridge Rd (Rt 649) then north on Bainbridge Rd to Atkins Ln (Rt 788). From Atkins Memorial United Methodist Church, situated at the end of Atkin Ln, Mallory Cemetery is approximately 1/2 mile north in the woods.

GPS Coordinates: N 36.721940 W81.025903

Surveyed by: Info from Paul Herndon’s files, 1993; updated by Rich Ballard & Mickey Mallory 11 Apr 2009

Comments: Cemetery was in immediate danger of being destroyed. It was so thickly overgrown it is possible there are several other graves no longer visible.

Joel Mallory Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
CORNETT, Frances Caroline 9 Aug 1852 26 May 1890 wife of O[rville] A[lexander] Cornett; [d/o of Alfred G. and Malinda Mallory Bartlett]
BARTLETT, Malinda 8 Jan 1829 11 May 1889 age 60 yrs 4 mos 3 days; [d/o Joel H. and Sallie Carico Mallory; w/o Alfred Goldston Bartlett]
Row 2
unknowns     three field stones
MOORE, Julia A. 12 Nov 1836 13 May 1875 aged 3_; [d/o Joel H. and Sallie Carico Mallory; 1st w/o Martin Moore. A young son died shortly after his mother. It is likely that one of the above field stones marks his grave.]
MALLORY, Sally 14 Jan 1799 20 Jan 1874 aged 75 yrs 6 d; [w/o Joel H. Mallory]
MALLORY, Joel H. 2 Oct 1803 3 Jan 1876 aged 72 y 3 mos 1 day; [s/o Thomas and Nancy Byrd Mallory]
Row 3
MALLORY, Ellis 20 Jul 1865 25 Aug 1865 [s/o Alford Sheffey and Elizabeth Hale Mallory; stone is badly worn]
DEFRIECE, Eliza   18 Dec 1900 This stone so badly worn that the name cannot be read at all. [It is believed from other records that this is the grave of Eliza Defriece, w/o Elam Defriece and d/o Joel H. and Sallie Carico Mallory.]
Row 4
unknown     field stone
Row 5
unknown     field stone