Cemetery is 100 feet from the road.
There are some marked graves there although the local people
say its been a hundred years since anyone has been buried there.
It is fenced in and covers an area about 100 Foot. Sq.
The cemetery is somewhat over grown now but some one has made
some effort to keep it from growing up completely.
It is located 1/2 mile from Grassy Creek Church 4 miles west of
by Lonnie Wright]
Obtained from Raleigh County Office, N.C.]
N. [W.] Venable, son of S.N. & N.C. Venable of Spring Va. b.
11-16-1779 d. 2-19-1876 [Note
error in birth date, should read 1799. db 2001]
Alston [VENABLE] dau. of Thomas Brown of Anchlanhan, [Auchlochan
of Abram N. [W.] Venable b.
11-29-1807 d 4-14-1876
Venable dau. of Abram N. [W.] & Isabella Venable; wife of R. A.
Hamilton b. 8/29/1833
Speed b. 11-17-1803 d. 11-4-1870
Ann Tunstall wife of J.J. Speed Er 1822 d. 1872
Stranchan dau. of John N. Jones and wife of John Speed
d. 11-27-1850 age 44 yrs.
Lucy H. C. wife of Capt. George T. Baskerville d. 1863 age 30
T. Baskerville 23 N.C. Peg. Fell at Gettysburg. Frances Cathrine wife
of N. C. Bullock b. 1831 d. 1858
wife of John H. Smith b. 12-19-1859 at about 30 years