Archive for ‘Tombstone Tuesday’

April 23, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday: Other Stonecypher Markers, Stonecypher Cemetery, Rabun Co., GA

These markers are located next to William and Malissa V. Stonecypher’s graves on the far side of the cemetery from the parking area. For directions and information on William and Malissa’s markes, see Cemetery Sunday: Stonecypher Cemetery, Rabun Co., GA.

These three stones mark the graves of five infants, all children of V. T. and L. J. Stonecypher.

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April 16, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday: Martha Ledford, 1850 – 1920

Martha Ledford
June 6, 1850
July 4, 1920
Gone but not forgotten

Martha Ledford was the daughter of David and Sarah Matilda (Ballew) Carpenter and the wife of James Wesley Ledford. She was buried in the Coweeta Baptist Church Cemetery, Macon Co., NC, near her parents and husband.

January 29, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday: Joseph Pinson, 1754 – 1838

The marker of Joseph Pinson, Pinson Cemetery, Rabun County, Georgia.

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January 22, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday: Richard and Sarah Lewis, Old Stone Church Cemetery, Pendleton, SC

One of our favorite historical sites in Upstate South Carolina is the Old Stone Church and cemetery in Pendleton, SC, located near Clemson University. The following two markers, those of Richard and Sarah Lewis, are located in the older section of this large cemetery.

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January 15, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday: Kittie McConnell Berrong and Infant, Towns Co., GA

Kittie McConnell Berrong and her unnamed infant were buried in Osborn Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia. Osborn Cemetery is attached to McConnell Memorial Baptist Church in Hiawassee, but physically located away from the church.

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January 8, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday: T. W. and Mattie Gibson, Towns Co., GA

This marker for the burial places of T. W. and Mattie Gibson is found in Osborn Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia. The cemetery is attached to McConnell Memorial Baptist Church in Hiawassee, but physically located away from the church.

T. W.
Sept. 5, 1860
Jan. 12, 1922

Aug. 20, 1860
Oct. 12, 1963

Under each name is the inscription “Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection.”

August 28, 2012

Tombstone Tuesday: Albert Hemphill, 1871 – 1907, Macon Co., NC

Our Darling
Albert Hemphill
Born Oct. 26, 1871
Died Nov. 5, 1907

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June 5, 2012

Tombstone Tuesday: Some Kell Markers, Head of Tennessee Baptist Church Cemetery, Rabun Co., GA

The following grave sites in the Head of Tennessee Baptist Church Cemetery, in Dillard, are grouped together.

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May 29, 2012

Tombstone Tuesday: Some Teague and Hamby Markers, Hale Ridge Cemetery, Rabun Co., GA

Three grave markers for members of the Teague and Hamby families at Hale Ridge Cemetery off Warwoman Road in Rabun Co., GA.

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February 14, 2012

Tombstone Tuesday: More Photos, Van’s Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Elbert Co., GA

As previously promised, below are more pictures of markers from the Van’s Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Elbert Co., GA. These were all taken in late May 2011.

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