LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
CEMETERIES - TOWNSHIP 2, RANGE 10
Surveyed 15 Apr 1996 by Orlan K. Irons
and Peggy Baty; Resurveyed 30 Jan 1997
By Orlan K. Irons & William L. McDonald
To reach this cemetery from Florence, take Cox Creek Parkway and turn east on Lauderdale 18 (Hough Road); go 0.5 mile to Lauderdale 133; cross this road and continue east on a gravel road 0.2 mile; cemetery located 10 yds. south of the gravel road in a wooded area. It has several large trees i it, and is badly grown up. This cemetery is shown on the 1987 Lauderdale County Highway map, as well as some other maps. This cemetery is also known as the Posey Cemetery. The legal description is NW1/4, SW1/4, Sec 32, T2s R10w. The people buried in this cemetery are black. The last four graves listed below were found by Irons and McDonald in 1997 after the cemetery had been cleaned off.
NAME BORN DIED COMMENTS HOUGH, Jenny 1864 1941 No Name no date no date sunken place [5 graves] BULLS, Maude L. 17 Apr 1892 13 Sep 1958 HOUGH, A. J. 1884 1941 POSEY, Daisy 17 Feb 1884 Nov 1884 In heaven there's one angel more POSEY, Colston 5 Sep 1882 16 Oct 1902 Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection WATTS, Bessie 13 Jun 1885 15 Nov 1915 Faithful to heaven even unto death POSEY, Murdock 14 Jul 1893 16 Feb 1925 EDWARDS, Sittarh H. no date 9 Jan 1900 Wife of S. E. Edwards; Died in Christ POSEY, Charlie Jr. 9 Sep 1851 21 Jan 1934 Father; I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course. I have kept the faith. POSEY, Kate 3 Apr 1852 13 Mar 1942 wife of Charlie Posey; Faithful to her trust even unto death No Name no date no date This is a large marker, turned over on the face. Unable to read. POSEY, Lucy 8 Jan 1862 25 Oct 1934 Sister; God gave, He took, He will restore, He doth all things well POSEY, Emma A. 16 Oct 1866 14 Aug 1943 Gone but not forgotten JOHNSON, Ella Maude Pos30 Mar 1889 12 Jun 1945 Gone but not forgotten BULLS, Mose E. Jr. 1917 1931 HOUGH, Elmore 1882 1900 HOUGH, Sallie 1863 1912 HOUGH, Lew Ellen 1865 1941
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