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Abandoned Cemetery No. 3

Name Birth  Death  Comments
Abandoned Cemetery No. 3  (Overview of cemetery)
Head, Mr.       From old record. Said to be 10 miles north of Prescott and 4 miles north of Suckles Lake 
Head, Mrs.       From old record. Said to be 10 miles north of Prescott and 4 miles north of Suckles Lake 
DeWoody, George William C.  12-27-1798  12-21-1854  Grave located on Walters place about one mile west of Bluff City; no marker; information from DeWoody family 
DeWoody, Isabella Gates  10-22-1800  4-15-1871  Grave located on Walters place about one mile west of Bluff City; no marker; information from DeWoody family 
Barringer, Mrs. J. T.    1919  Burial at New Hope as per local news column; no marker; cemetery is behind New Hope church at intersection of Hwys. 24 and 53 
Cottingham, John    1910  Burial at New Hope as per local news column; no marker; cemetery located behind church at intersection of Hwys. 24 and 53 
Franklin, Milton Rex  12-13-1896  12-1-1899  Grave surrounded by old wire fence; located directly behind New Hope church at intersection of Hwys. 24 and 53; information from Franklin family 
McLelland, Mrs. Robert    Jan., 1891  Burial at New Hope as per local news column; no marker; cemetery is behind New Hope church at intersection of Hwys. 24 and 53 
B'Shears, Martin A.    1-3-1860  Son of J. and L. J. B'Shears; aged 7 months, 29 days; grave located in Section 25, Township 11 South, Range 22 West in woods behind house north of Cale Rd. 
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Since 1997, Jery and Jeanie McKelvy have conducted a periodic canvas of each cemetery in the county and use additional resources to keep the listings current.



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