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Find-A-Grave cemetery listings for Yadkin


Thank you to Judy Davenport, Steve Binkley, & G. Barry Long  for the following information.

All Faith Mission Church Cemetery – Forbush Township
From Yadkinville go Hwy 421 for about 8 miles, turn onto Baltimore Rd exit towards Dinkins Bottom Road and go 0.3 of a mile, turn left onto Baltimore Rd. go .6 of a mile, turn right on Old US 421 Rd. and go about 3 miles.  Church is on the North side or right  of road, between Forbush School and Enon.

Arlington First Baptist Church Cemetery – Knobbs Township
Off of I 77, take Hwy 21S/US-21-BRexit to Arlington, go .1 of a mile, turn left onto US 21 and go .2 of a mile, stay straight to go onto US-21-BR for 2 1/2 miles.  Church is on USS 21.

Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery – Buck Shoal Township
I 77, go off on Hwy 421  toward Yadkinville, go about 1 mile, turn  right onto County Road 1125, go about 1 mile, go past County Road  1123, just a little west of this junction.

Baltimore Methodist Church Cemetery – Forbush Township
From new 421 take the Baltimore Church/Dinkins Bottom exit and go north. Follow the road until it dead ends at a stop sign. Turn right and the cemetary is a short distance on the left.

Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
I 77, go off on Hwy 421  toward Yadkinville, go about 5 to 6 miles, turn left onto County Road 1166 (this road is probably called Bethel Church Road), less than 3 miles to junction of 1166 and 1153, church is on the left.

Boonville Baptist Church Cemetery – Boonville Township
I 77  go off onto Hwy 67 or 601 N from Yadkinville to Boonville.  At junction of Hwy 67 and Hwy 601 in Boonville.

Boonville Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Afro-American) — Boonville Township
I 77 go off onto Hwy 67,  just East of Boonville at junction of Hwy 67 and County Road 1367 on the left.

Boonville Methodist Church Cemetery (Afro-American) – Boonville Township
I 77 go off onto Hwy 67, in Boonville at junction of Hwy 67 and Hwy 601.

Brandon’s Friends Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
From Yadkinville, go  on Hwy 421 toward I 77.  About 4 miles, between Old 421 and new 421 on County Road 1136, probably called Brandon’s Friends Church Road or Brandon Road.

Center M. E. Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
In Yadkinville, get on Main Street and go toward I 77 until Main Street becomes Old US 421 road then go about 1.5 miles and turn right on Center Road, go to Center.  Church is at the junction of roads 1331 and 1381.

Charity Baptist Church Cemetery – Boonville Township
I 77 go off onto Hwy 67 to Boonville, church is about 2 miles past  Boonville on Hwy 67 and County Road 1518 on the left.

Church of God, Jonesville Cemetery (Afro-American) — Knobbs Township
I 77 exit  highway to Arlington/Jonesville, this is exit US 21 S/US-21-BR exit go .1 of a mile and turn left onto US-21 for .2 of a mile, stay straight to go onto US-21-BR to Arlington about 2.5 miles.  Go through Arlington staying on US 21 for about 2 miles to Jonesville.

Clark’s Memorial Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township
I 77 go off on Hwy 67, 3 miles past Boonville, turn N (left) onto County Road 1510 (1510 to the right is Nebo Road so this may also be the name to the left) and go about 3 miles.

Courtney Baptist Church Cemetery (was Cross Roads Baptist) – Liberty Township
From Yadkinville, go Hwy 601South toward Mocksville.  About 4 to 5 miles from where 601S and 421 cross, turn left onto Courtney Huntsville Road (County Road 1001) . Church is about 1 mile.

Deep Creek Baptist Church Cemetery – Liberty Township
From Yadkinville, go South on Hwy 601 toward Mocksville  for about  2 1/2  miles from where 601S and 421 cross, turn left onto County Road 1733,go about 3 miles on County Road 1733.  Church is at junction of County Roads 1733 and 1735.(Road maybe called Deep Creek or Deep Creek Church Road)

Deep Creek Friends Church Cemetery – Fall Creek
1140 Deep Creek Church Road, Yadkinville NC, 27055; 336-961-4404
From Yadkinville, go North on Hwy 601 for about 4 miles to County Road 1503, turn left onto County Road 1503.  Church is about 2 miles.

East Bend Baptist Church Cemetery – East Bend Township
I 77 turn onto Hwy 67  go past  Boonville to East Bend on County Road 1538 to the left.

East Bend Friends Church Cemetery – East Bend Township
I 77 turn onto Hwy 67, go through Boonville to East Bend.  In  East Bend on School Street

Enon Baptist Church Cemetery – Forbush Township
From Yadkinville, take the Yadkinville Road (old 421) to the intersection with the Flint Hill Road (1549). The Church and its cemetery is just beyond the intersection on the left.

Faith Community Church Cemetery – East Bend Township
I 77 turn onto Hwy 67, go through Boonville to East Bend, turn right (South) onto County Road 1549 toward Flint Hill, go about 2 1/2 miles and turn right onto County Road 1574 (this is about 1 mile before you get to Flint Hill) and is probably called Faith Church Road, go about 1 mile.

Fall Creek Baptist Church Cemetery – Knobbs Township
I 77 exit to Arlington on Hwy 21 S/US 21-BR for .1 of a mile, turn left onto US-21 .2 of a mile, and stay straight to go onto US-21-BR toward Arlington.  Church is SE of Arlington at junction of County Roads 1331 and 1352.  It is very near I 77.  Should be the 1st road on the left after you get onto US 21,  Probably called Fall Creek Church Road.

Flat Rock Baptist Church Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township
I 77 exit onto Hwy 421, turn onto US 21S to Hamptonville, about 1 mile south of Hwy 421 at Hamptonville turn right (West) onto County Road 1126 and go about 1 mile.  1126 is probably called Flat Rock Church Road.

Forbush Baptist Church Cemetery – Forbush Township
From Yadkinville, go Hwy 421 S for about 6 miles, turn left and go about .3 of a mile to the Old US 421 and turn left for .1 of a mile.Then road veers or turn to the left onto Road 1605 (probably Forbush Church Road and go about .7  Church should be at the junction of County Roads 1605 and 1600.

Forbush Baptist Church Cemetery (Afro-American) — Forbush Township
From Yadkinville, go South on Hwy 601 for about 3 to 4 1/2
miles, turn left on Courtney Huntsville Road (County Road 1001) and go about 1/2 mile to Courtney, stay on this road going towards Huntsville for about 4 miles.  Church is on this road and about 1/4 mile East of County Road 1711. This should be about 2 miles before you get to Huntsville and about 3 1/2 miles from Courtney.

Forbush Friends Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township
From Yadkinville take Main Street for 1.2 miles until it becomes Old US-421 road, then go .6 of a mile. Turn left onto Union Cross Church Road for l.7 miles, turn left onto Griffin Road for l.7 miles, turn left onto Snider Road for l.8 miles then Snider Road becomes Union Cross Church road and go .3 mile and turn right onto Nebo Road and go .4, and turn right onto Forbush Road and go l.9 miles to Forbush.  In Forbush at junction of County Roads 1570 (Forbush Road) and 1596.

Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township
I 77, take Hwy 67 and go through Boonville, stay on Hwy 67 About 5 1/2 miles, turn left toward Smithtown onto County Road 1003. Church is about 4 miles on right. (Note: Do not turn right to go into Smithtown, stay on 1003 that veers to the left.)

Gospel Way Church Cemetery – Liberty Township
From Yadkinville go South on Hwy 601 for about 2 1/2 miles, turn left onto County Road 1733 (toward the right is Martins Stores) and go about 1 mile and turn left onto County Road 1739.  The Church is on the left about 3/4 of a mile.  This road is probably called  Gospel Way Church Road.

Hanes Grove Methodist Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
I 77 exit onto Hwy 421 toward Yadkinville, then turn right onto Hwy 21 S about 3 miles on the left.

Harmony Grove Friends Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
From Yadkinville, take Main Street toward I 77 until Main Street becomes Old US 421 road and go about 1.5 miles and turn right onto Center Street.  Church is at the junction of  County Roads 1142 and 1381.  So it should be right at the turn.

Hunting Creek Friends Church Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township
I 77 exit onto Hwy 421  to Hwy 21 S, turn on Hwy 21 S toward  Hamptonville.  Turn right onto County Road 1126 and go about 1/2  mile and turn left onto County Road 1102.  Go about 3 miles and turn left onto County Road 1100 (this is probably Hunting Creek Church Road) and go about 1/2 mile.  Church is on the left.

Huntsville Baptist Church Cemetery – Forbush Township
From Yadkinville, go Hwy 601S for about 4.6 miles, turn left onto Courtney Huntsville Road and go through Courtney toward Huntsville about 6 to 6.6 miles. It is about 1 mile before you get to Huntsville at the junction of Courtney Huntsville Road and road 1713.

Island Ford Baptist Church Cemetery – Knobbs Township
I 77 exit onto Hwy 67 toward Boonville..  Church is about 1 to 2 miles on Hwy 67.

Jonesville Cemetery – Knobbs Township
I 77 exit onto US 21S/US-21-BR go .1 of mile and turn left onto US-21 for .2 of mile, stay straight to go onto US-21-BR and go 2.5 miles to Arlington.  Go through Arlington to Jonesville, about 2 miles.  Go toward Elkin Airport, which is County Road 1300.  Church is t junction of County Roads 1300 and 1310.

Longtown Methodist Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
I 77 exit Hwy 421 toward Yadkinville  to Hwy 21, go left (North) about 1 1/2 miles then turn right onto County Road 1338 to Longtown.  Go about 1 mile.

Macedonia Church Cemetery – East Bend Township
I 77 exit onto Hwy 67, go through Boonville  and East Bend.   Church is on Hwy 67, 1 mile past East Bend.

Mitchell’s Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery – Boonville Township
From Yadkinville get onto Main Street and go toward I 77 until Main Street turns into Old US 421 road and go l.5 miles, turn right onto Center Road and go to Center. Go through Center, and the Church is on this road about 2 to 2 .5 miles, at junction of County Center Road (Road 1331) and  road 1373.

Mount Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery – East Bend Township

Mount Carmel Friends Church Cemetery – Liberty Township

Mount Nebo Holy Church Cemetery (Afro-American) – Knobbs Township

Mount Olive Methodist Church Cemetery – Liberty Township

Mount Pleasant Jonesville Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Mount Pleasant Methodist Church Cemetery (Afro-American) — Knobbs Township

Mount Sinai Church Cemetery – Forbush Township

Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery – Liberty Township

Mountain Grove Methodist Church Cemetery – Knobbs Township

Mountain View Baptist Church Cemetery – Knobbs Township

Nebo Church of Christ Cemetery – Boonville Township

New Bethel Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery – Boonville Township

New Home Methodist Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

North Oak Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery – Boonville Township

Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery – Buck Shoal Township

Patterson Grove A.M.E. Zion Church Cemetery – East Bend Township

Pilot View Friends Church Cemetery – Liberty Township

Pleasant Grove Cemetery (Afro-American) — Liberty Township

Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Richmond Hill Baptist Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Saint Paul Methodist Church Cemetery – Buck Shoal Township

Shacktown Church of Christ Cemetery – Liberty Township

Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery – Boonville Township

Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery – East Bend Township

Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery – Buck Shoal Township

South Oak Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Stony Knoll Methodist Church Cemetery – East Bend Township

Swaims Baptist Church Cemetery – Knobbs Township

Swan Creek Baptist Church Cemetery – Knobbs Township

Tabernacle United Church of Christ Cemetery – Forbush Township

Turners Creek Baptist Church Cemetery – Liberty Township

Union Cross Friends Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Union Hill Methodist Church Cemetery – East Bend Township

West Yadkin Baptist Church Cemetery – Buck Shoal Township

Yadkinville Cemetery (formerly Mackie’s) – Liberty Township

Yadkinville Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery – Deep Creek Township


These church and private cemeteries in Davie County have Yadkin County people buried there.

Bear Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Cook Cemetery
Dutch Meeting House Cemetery
Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Hendricks Cemetery
Joppa Cemetery, Mocksville

These church and private cemeteries in Iredell County are very close to the Yadkin line and have Yadkin County people buried there.

Joyner Cemetery
Renegar Cemetery
Sandy Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Zion Baptist Church Cemetery


Private Cemeteries

Allgood, Henry Cemetery – Liberty Township

Allgood, William Cemetery – Liberty Township

Binkley/Bran
From Yadkinville, take the Yadkinville Road (old 421) to the intersection with the Riverpointe  Road (1640), which is the last paved road to the right before crossing the Yadkin River bridge. Turn right into the Riverpointe subdivision. Park in the gravel drive that leads to a building with tank attached. Walk to the field directly behind the building, cross that field to a second one and walk right along the margin of that field. Toward the upper end of the field you will begin to see periwinkle growing out of the woods. Look into the woods for two headstones.

Brown Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Brown, John Cemetery – Boonville Township

Bruce Cemetery – Forbush Township

Bruce, John Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Bryant Cemetery – Knobbs Township

Burchet Cemetery – East Bend Township

Carlton Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Carter and Williams Cemetery – Liberty Township

Cartwright Cemetery – Boonville Township

Center Cemetery (Old) – Boonville Township

Chinquapin Cemetery – Liberty Township

Colvard Cemetery – Forbush Township

Conrad Cemetery – Forbush Township

Cook Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Cranberry Flats Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Day and Pinnix Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Dickerson Family Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Dinkins Cemetery – Liberty Township

Dixon Cemetery – Forbush Township

Douglas Cemetery – East Bend Township

Dowling Cemetery – Liberty Township

Ellis and Forbes Cemetery – Forbush Township

Fall Creek (Old Original Cemetery) – Knobbs Township

Farrington Cemetery – Boonville Township

Francis Cemetery – Forbush Township

Friddle Cemetery – Liberty Township

Gadburry Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Glenn Cemetery – Forbush Township

Glenn, Tyre Cemetery  –  Forbush Township
Ffrom Yadkinville take Old 421 east to the Flint Hill Road (1549) and turn left. The cemetery is 0.7 mi on the right.

Gough Cemetery – Liberty Township

Gregory Cemetery – Forbush Township

Hall Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Harding and Speer Cemetery – Forbush Township

Harvell Cemetery – Liberty Township

Hauser Cemetery – Liberty Township

Hauser and Long Cemetery – Liberty Township

Hobson Cemetery – East Bend Township

Holcomb Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Hoots, Daniel Cemetery – Liberty Township

Hoots, John Cemetery – Liberty Township

Howard Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Howell Cemetery – Liberty Township

Hunt Cemetery – East Bend Township

Hutchens Cemetery – Liberty Township

Hutchins and Williams Cemetery – Forbush Township

Ireland and Gentry Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Issbell Cemetery – Forbush Township

Jarrett Cemetery – Forbush Township

Johnson Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Johnson  and Allen Cemetery – East Bend Township

Johnson and Wood Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Johnson and Patterson Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Jones Cemetery – Boonville Township

Joyner Cemetery – Forbush Township

Kelley Cemetery – Forbush Township

Kirk and Apperson Cemetery – East Bend Township

Lakey Family Cemetery  –  Forbush Township
From Yadkinville take Old 421 to the Baltimore Church Road (1570) and turn left. Go to the stop sign and turn left. Go 0.2 mi and the cemetery is in the trees to your right. Ask permission at the house before entering. The headstones are small and lean against the bases of the trees. Only three have legible inscriptions.

Lee Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Logan Cemetery – East Bend Township

Logan Cemetery – Liberty Township

Long Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
From new 421 take the Baltimore Church/Dinkins Bottom exit and go north. Follow the road until it dead ends at a stop sign. Turn right and the Baltimore Methodist Church is a short distance on the left.  Just past the Church, turn left. Cross Logan Creek and turn left on Binkley Road (1576). Go about a half mile to a rough dirt road on the left. Follow this road to the top of a high hill and on across the field to the woods. Walk right along the edge of the woods until you come to a fairly large cemetery in the woods.

John Long Cemetery – Deep Creek Township
From the intersection of U.S. 601 and old U.S. 421 in downtown Yadkinville, take old U.S. 421 west 4 miles to Cox Mill Rd. Turn right on Cox Mill Rd. and go 4/10 mile to Ireland Rd. Turn left on Ireland Rd. and go 2/10 mile and stop at the Bobby Cheek residence (2524 Ireland Road). The cemetery is about 400 yards due south in a stand of pine trees. Most markers are unreadable and the cemetery is overgrown with trees. Some of the descendants of Frederick Long (one of the two original Longs of Yadkin County and whose tombstone is on display in the history room of the Yadkin county library) are buried here. Two of the more well-known would be John Long, the ninth child of Frederick Long, and Augustus Marion (Gus) Long who was the founder and captain of the famous Red Strings baseball team (circa 1896-1902). It may be helpful to get permission to visit and directions from the Bobby Cheek residence.

Lynch Cemetery – East Bend Township

Madison Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Martin and Miller Cemetery – East Bend Township

Mason Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Mathews Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Mathews Cemetery – Liberty Township

Mathews and Williams Cemetery – Forbush Township

Matthews Family Cemetery
From Yadkinville take Old 421 to the intersection with Falcon Road (1600) and turn left. Go two miles (you will pass Forbush High School) and the cemetery is on your left.

Messick, Leonard Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Messick, George Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Moxley Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Moxley, Daniel Cemetery – Boonville Township

Norman Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Oak Grove Cemetery — Knobbs Township

Pearson Cemetery – Forbush Township

Plowman Cemetery – Liberty Township

Poindexter Cemetery – East Bend Township

Reavis Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Rhodes Cemetery – Forbush Township

Russell and Williams Cemetery – Liberty Township

Shermer, Perry Cemetery – Liberty Township

Shermer, Fredrick Cemetery – Liberty Township

Shore and Miller Cemetery – Liberty Township

Shore and Shermer Cemetery – Liberty Township

Shore Cemetery – East Bend Township

Shore and Reece Cemetery – Boonville Township

Shore, Ben Cemetery – Liberty Township

Shugartown Cemetery – Liberty Township

Spease Cemetery – East Bend Township

Speer Cemetery – Boonville Township

Speer Cemetery (Old) – Boonville Township

Spillman Cemetery – Forbush Township
From Yadkinville, take the Yadkinville Road (old 421) to the intersection with the Baltimore Road (1570). Turn left and go about 0.4 mi. Look for headstones at the top of the high bank on the right. Graves are Spillman, Matthews, and Phillips.

Steelman and McBride Cemetery – Liberty Township

Steelman, Charles Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Steelman, William H. Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Stewart Cemetery – Liberty Township

Stockburger Cemetery – Forbush Township

Stone Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Tate Cemetery – East Bend Township

Underwood Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Vestal and Sheek Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Whitaker Cemetery – Boonville Township

White’s Cemetery – Deep Creek Township

Wilhelm Cemetery – East Bend Township

Wilhelm, Solomon Family Cemetery
From new 421 take the Baltimore Church/Dinkins Bottom exit and go north. Follow the road until it dead ends at a stop sign. Turn right and the Baltimore Methodist Church is a short distance on the left.  Just past the Church, turn left. Cross Logan Creek and  you will come to road 1574 on the right. Turn onto it and drive past the houses to the first  field on the left. There is a small family plot in this field.

Williams Cemetery – East Bend Township
Williams Cemetery – Forbush Township

Williams (?)
From Yadkinville, take the Yadkinville Road (old 421) to the intersection with the Taylor Road (1567), which is the last paved road to the left before crossing the Yadkin River bridge. Turn left onto Taylor Road and park. Walk to the large oak tree in the center of the field on the left. There are two headstones.

Williams, Thomas Cemetery – Liberty Township

Williams, Joshua Cemetery – Fall Creek Township

Williams, Isaac Cemetery – Liberty Township

Williams and Hutchens Cemetery – Liberty Township

Windsor Cemetery – Buck Shoals Township

Woodruff Cemetery – Boonville Township

Woodruff, Gideon Cemetery – Boonville Township