|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Directions from the intersection of Hwys 55 and 41 in Manchester: Hwy 55 East 7.5 miles to Summitville crossroads; left onto Summitville Road. Go 1 mile and turn right onto Shady Grove Road. Go 5.7 miles and turn right onto Deberry Road. Cemetery is .2 miles on the right. (Note: Be aware that .3 miles before the turn onto DeBerry Road, Shady Grove will make a sharp curve to the left – be sure to take this curve. Going straight at this point will put you on a different road.) OR From Manchester: Hwy 41 North 1 mile, turn right onto Hwy 53; take this 10.2 miles and turn right onto Hwy 280 (Pocahontas Road). In 1.3 miles this road runs into what is called “5-Points.” Pocahontas Road goes straight and the first road to the right of this is Summitville Road. Take Summitville Road .6 miles and turn left onto Shady Grove Road, go 3.1 miles and turn left onto DeBerry Road, .2 miles and the cemetery is on the right. (Note: This way is a little farther, but the roads are much straighter.)
Shady Grove Cemetery is divided into sections, each section separated by a paved driveway. Plotting begins in the first section closest to the entrance, and in each section begins on the left and goes to the right and back.
165 unmarked graves in 1930.
Sections of the cemetery are identified as follows:
Section A-This section begins at DeBerry Road and goes back to the first paved drive. There are currently no burials in this area.
Unmarked-Unmarked grave, stone not found.