Nelson County, Virginia
Thomas Fortune 1740 - 1804 (s/o John Fortune c1711-1790 & Lucey Fletcher? Fortune)
Benjamin Fortune 1742-1784 (RevWar soldier, s/o John Fortune & Lucey Fletcher Fortune)
John Fortune 1763 - 1834 (RevWar soldier, s/o Thomas and Elizabeth Eubank Fortune)
Eddie F Fortune 1765 - 1818 (s/o Thomas and Elizabeth Eubank Fortune)
Frances "Frankey" Fortune c1778 - after 1840 (d/o Thomas & Elizabeth Eubank Fortune)
Thomas Eubank Fortune 1782 - 14 Mar 1857 (s/o Thomas & Elizabeth Eubank Fortune)
*Cynthia Loving Fortune 1807 - 25 Sep 1886 (d/o Thos E & Cynthia Roseanne Fortune)
Alexander Fortune 1813 - 7 Nov 1892 (s/o Thomas E and Jane McAlexander Fortune)
Amelia Carlisle "Pamela" Fortune 1819 - 1862 (d/o Thos E & Jane McA Fortune)
Frances Eubank Fortune 1824 - ? (d/o Thomas Eubank and Jane McA Fortune)
William Franklin Ewers 29 Aug 1861 - 9 Feb 1936 (s/o John S & Frances Fortune Ewers)
Lucinda Tenilla Fortune 1826 - 1856 (d/o Thomas E & Jane McAlexander Fortune)
Amelia Jane "Pamela" Ryan May 1853 - 2 Dec 1853 (d/o Geo A & Lucinda Fortune Ryan)
Thomas Jefferson Fortune 1828 - 1862 (s/o Thomas E and Jane McAlexander Fortune)
*George William Fortune Jr 19 Apr 1849 - 16 Aug 1924 (s/o Geo W & Nancy S Fortune)
Cora Nellie Fortune 1888 - 1889 (dau Geo W Jr and Ida McA Fortune)
*James Lilburn Fortune Sr 16 Oct 1872 - 10 Jan 1938 (s/o Geo W Jr & Adsonia H Fortune)
*Nora Lee Fortune 3 Dec 1870 - 29 Jul 1952 (d/o Geo W Jr & Adsonia H Fortune)
*Walter Preston Bibb Jr 1 Mar 1903 - 21 Sep 1929
*Samuel Guy Bibb 8 Jan 1892 - 23 Dec 1903
*James Harvey 8 Mar 1821 - 4 Mar 1901 s/o Wm F & Sarah Pauline Bryant Harvey)
Those with gravestones are marked with an asterisk (*). Cynthia Loving Fortune and her husband, James E Ponton, gravestones are no longer visible.
Slaves are also buried here, but no names are known.
This cemetery was heavily damaged by rain and mudslides spawned from Hurricane Camille on 20 Aug 1969. Most graves were marked with only native fieldstones and were washed away (fieldstones).
Information about unmarked graves were compiled by Mayme Fortune Munday, dau of Geo W Fortune Jr and Ida L McAlexander Fortune and Margaret Thurmond Hartman, gr granddaughter of Richard Clark Fortune, s/o Thomas Eubank Fortune and Cynthia Roseanne Loving Fortune. Mrs Munday died 1986 and Mrs Hartman 1976.
Billy Fortune Dec 1999