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|William Blair Frazier Cemetery|
|Location: Across from 820 Johnny
Jones Road (SR 1719)
Directions: From Roxboro, take 158S to right on Surl-Mt Tirzah Rd (SR 1717) to left on Johnny Jones Road. Cemetery is on left in small stand of trees.
Access: Visible from road. Owner has no objection to people visiting the cemetery. As always, private property rights should be respected.
Survey: Oct 2005 by Ken and Becky Dalton
GPS: 36 19 31.6 N 078 52 42.3 W
Notes: This cemetery is a match to WPA # 81. Additional info thanks to Sue (Frazier) Moore Neuman.
1. (natural stone) W B FRAZIER / B. 1812 / D. AU. 7 1885 / (William Blair Frazier, father of SS & SD Frazier)
2. John R FRAZIER / Jul 21, 1890 / Jul 24, 1891 / Our darling at rest / (fs) JRF /
3. Thomas FRAZIER / May 30, 1875 / Jun 15, 1948 / (son of SS Frazier)
4. Mary A / WELCH / MCH 7, 1887 / Nov 6, 1888 / At rest / (marble footstone) MAW (daughter of Jim &Emma Maggie Welch. Jim and Emma had 22 children. All but 3 died in infancy or childhood)
Fourteen fieldstone graves. Spacing between headstones and footstones would suggest that most of these are children or babies. (Thought to be the children of Jim & Emma Welch)