The Rev. Bob Childress headstone in the Church Cemetery
There are several other Childress headstones in this Cemetery
N36 deg 46 min 40 sec (N36 deg 46.671 min)
W80 deg 31 min 03 sec (W80 deg 31.057 min)
2102 Childress Road
Willis, VA 24380
Buffalo Mountain Church can be reached from route 221 (Floyd Highway) or from the Blue Ridge Parkway.
From the Parkway: Turn onto route 758 (Buffalo Mountain Road) just beyond the turn for Woodberry Road and the Slate Mountain Church at Parkway mile marker 174.2
Drive about 7 miles on Buffalo Mt. Rd. to Rock Church Road (Route 628). This road is also known as Buffalo Road. but the sign at the junction is "Rock Church Road". Turn left and go about 0.9 mile down to the junction with Childress Road. The Church is to the right at the junction.
From route 221 (Floyd Highway): Turn onto Buffalo Mountain Road and drive 4.6 miles to Rock Church Road (Route 628). This road is also known as Buffalo Road but the sign at the junction is "Rock Church Road".
The Manse is located around the turn and up the hill on the right of Childress Road.
A wonderful view of Buffalo Mountain is available beyond the Cemetery across Buffalo Road from the Church.