Grayson County, Virginia
Directions: From the junction of Honey Grove Rd (Rt 672) and Flatridge Rd. (Rt 601) go southwest on Flatridge Rd. about 3/4 mile. The cemetery is on the east side of Flatridge Rd within sight of the Flatridge Community Center. A farm building is adjacent to the road and the cemetery is within a fenced area behind that building and in front of the next.
GPS Coordinates: N36.694893 W81.344803
Surveyed by: Information on burials was provided by Elmer Russell on 27 Mar 2003. Other info is from Ginger Ballard
Comments: This cemetery contains no contemporary carved markers and has an indeterminate number of burials in it. While it is shown as a Russell Cemetery on USGS maps, locally it is known as a Testerman Cemetery.
There are two markers in this cemetery both placed there in 2003-2005 time frame. This listing is based on these markers.
|Known to be buried here:|
|TESTERMAN, unknown family members|
|RUSSELL, James Fleming||11 Feb 1842||[10 Jul] 1925||Co C, 45 Va CSA; [s/o Phillip C. and Lucy Perkins Russell; h/o Martha Leticia Ross; Death date is from Jeff Weaver’s “Grayson Countians in the Civil War” while Ramos and Kratz in “Descendants of Phillip and Rebecca (Russell) Russell” indicate James Fleming Russell died 1 Sep 1923.]|
|RUSSELL, Martha Luticia Ross||[Mar 1849]||[after 1920]||w/o James Russell; [d/o John W. & Evaline Testerman Ross]|
|WILES, Celie Russell||[6 Feb 1872]||d/o James & Martha Russell; [w/o Cleveland Montgomery Wiles]|
|RUSSELL, Grace||[Apr 1894]||d/o James & Martha Russell|
|RUSSELL, Arthur||||[25 Sep 1886]||7 yr old s/o James & Martha Russell|
|RUSSELL, Mintie Dell||[ca 1890]||d/o James & Martha Russell; [infant]|
|RUSSELL, Katie||infant d/o of Grace & John Russell|