Shapard-Bennett Cemetery, Ringgold, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States


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Notes: This is the family cemetery of Philip Pendleton Shapard. His daughter, Sarah Brim Shapard, married Charles Dodson Bennett. The two Bennetts buried are a grandson, and great-grandson of Philip Shapard. Their deaths occured before the creation of the C D Bennett cemetery in 1910.

This cemetery is located on a farm on Hillside Rd. just north of the intersection with Ferguson Rd.


Cemetery Photos

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C. D. Bennett, Jr. Tombstone
C. D. Bennett, Jr. Tombstone
Shapard-Bennett Cemetery
Ringgold, Va 
2
Henry Jackson Bennett Tombstone
Henry Jackson Bennett Tombstone
Bennett-Shapard Cemetery
Ringgold, Virginia 
3
John W. Shapard Tombstone
John W. Shapard Tombstone
Shapard-Bennett Cemetery
Ringgold, Virginia 
4
Miss Bettie Shapard Tombstone
Miss Bettie Shapard Tombstone
Shapard-Bennett Cemetery
Ringgold, Virginia 
5
Philip P. & Parthenia Shapard Tombstone
Philip P. & Parthenia Shapard Tombstone
Shapard-Bennett Cemetery
Ringgold, Virginia

Philip's tombstone gives his date of death as 6 Dec 1880. This appears to be incorrect. The 1880 census, enumerated on 25 June 1880 shows Parthenia Shepard as a widow. Also, his will was proven on 19 Jan 1880. The date of death is likely 6 Dec 1879. 
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Shapard-Bennett Cemetery
Shapard-Bennett Cemetery
Shapard-Bennett Cemetery
Ringgold, Virginia 
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W. F. Shapard Tombstone
W. F. Shapard Tombstone
Bennett-Shapard Cemetery
Ringgold, Virginia