Pamela, Did you ever find the info on the Vernons of Danville and Ringgold?
My grandfather was Clay Hester Vernon, a farmer in Caswell County, NC, near Milton, NC which is just south and east of Danville. (30 miles?)
His brothers: Bradsher (Uncle AB) Caswell County, NC Melvin Vernon of Danville, VA- his son, Melvin just passed,his widow is still living. Another brother, father of Pete Vernon of Vernon Welding of Yanceyville, NC