Floyd County Historical Society


P.O. Box 292
Floyd, Virginia  24091-0292

Helping preserve and share a unique history in Southwest Virginia
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Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA


 
 
 

SAMUEL P. RAKES CEMETERY

Beside 2445 Shooting Creek Road 
N 36 52.852  W 80 14.886

 

Andrew J. Bryant  31 Aug 1833 - 1866 

Jefferson Turner    22 May 1829 – 2 May 1862  (s/o Francis & Mary Thomas Turner) 

Susan C. (Shortt) Lemon  4 May 1831 – 9 May 1915  (m 1 Jefferson Turner.  m 2 Isaac Lemon) 

Sarah Becca (Rebecca) Turner   30 Oct 1860 – 20 Nov 1861 

William Richard Turner   10 Jan 1854 – 19 Jul 1855   (s/o Jefferson & Susan) 

William Taft Underwood  U.S. Army WWII  12 Oct 1908 – 20 Jan 1991 

Frank Morrel Underwood     Pvt. USA WWII   6 Mar 1925 – 10 Jan 1987 

James E. Ebb Duncan                                   1912 – 1980

Lera A. Duncan                                             1913 - 1982 

Carl Jake Boyd                                                1921 – 1987 

Samuel P. Rakes                                         17 Aug 1864 – 2 Oct 1903 

Anne Maude Rakes                                       3 Aug 1888 -  Aug 1891 

Smarlie Boyd                                                  14 Jun 1922    2 Dec 1930 

Selma Duncan                                                   27 Aug 1910    4 Apr 1930 

Boyd, Frances Evelyn                                        15 Feb 1927 -  2 Mar 1927
  
D/0  General Washington Boyd & Eula Mae Radford Boyd  moved to Jacksonville in 1971

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                   

 

 

 



 

 

 

           

 

 

 



 
 
 
 
 

 

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