Wray Family Cemetery - White Plains
Located approx. 100 ft west of Robinson Ferry Rd. (Route 644), approx. 0.75 mi. north of Dry Bread Rd. (Route 611). There are at least 11 other graves marked with fieldstones. This well-maintained cemetery is enclosed by a 50 ft x 50 ft X 3 ft tall chain link fence.
Latitude:36º 38' 51.2" N   (36.647556)
Longitude:77º 57' 30.7" W   (-77.958528)
GNIS ID:1476996

Joseph Preston Wray27 Jun 1891 —18 May 1945World War I
Veteran of battles of
Hebuterne, Somme,
St. Mihiel,
Argonne & Verdun, France
“I can do all things
through Christ
who strengthens me.”
See CWS f BCV, p. 630. Notes: The inscription above is on a large granite slab that covers the entire grave. There is also a small upright headstone with J. Preston Wray, 1891 - 1945, and a Woodmen of the World emblem on it.

Mary N. Cannon Wray27 Nov 1904 —16 Dec 1998Wife of Preston Wray
“God gives us memories
that we may have
roses in December”
Mary Cannon, wife of Joseph P.Wray, CWS f BCV, p. 630. Notes: Inscription is on a large granite slab that covers the entire grave.

Iva Wright Wray26 Sep 1899 —10 Nov 1988

Luther Gregory Wray30 Sep 1895 —2 Jul 1969
Luther Gregory Wray married Iva Bell Wright, CWS f BCV, pp. 630-31. Notes: Stone has Woodmen of the World emblem.

Samuel B. Wray21 Mar 1890 —5 Oct 1935
Samuel Benjamin Wray, CWS f BCV, p. 630. Notes: Stone has Woodmen of the World emblem.

Sallie G. Wray19 Dec 1868 —7 Dec 1962
Neadham G. Wray14 Sep 1856 —23 Dec 1929We will meet again
Needham Goodlow Wray married Sallie Green Spence, CWS f BCV, p. 630.

Roger Fitz Wray27 Feb 1908 —18 Jan 1916Our Son
Gone so soon
See CWS f BCV, p. 631.

Dora L. Wray17 Mar 1858 —20 Jul 1943
Theodora Lenora Araminta Wray, CWS f BCV, p. 630.

Phillip McKenzie Wray24 Jan 1850 —20 Nov 1925
See CWS f BCV, p. 630.

Samuel Wray Co. C
Pvt. Samuel Wray, CWS f BCV, pp. 629-30. Notes: This is a government-issued marker.


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