LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
CEMETERIES - TOWNSHIP 1, RANGE 11
Surveyed by Orlan Irons, 31 Jul 1989
This cemetery is listed on the 1987 Lauderdale County Highway Map as the Nolen Cemetery. Mr. Nolen, who lives near the cemetery, said he had always heard it called the Emory Cemetery.
To reach this cemetery, turn north off Cox Creek Parkway, onto AL 17 (Chisholm Road), go 11.9 miles; turn left on Lauderdale 11, go 1.7 miles; turn right on a gravel road [now County Road 139] and go 0.1 mile. the cemetery is on the right side of the road. There is a gate here you can drive through and go o.1 mile on a dirt road, or you can walk 100 yards to the cemetery. The cemetery is in an open field and can easily be seen from the road or the gate. There is a 4 strand barb wire fence around this cemetery attached to steel posts, is probably is an acre or more in size. All of the tombstones are close together, with the exception of one over in the corner. There are holes in places where there are not any tombstones, throughout the cemetery. There may be several people buried here, without markers. The legal description for this cemetery is NW4, NE4, Sec 9, T1s, R11w.
NAME BORN DIED COMMENTS Simpson (Double) Betty R. 2 Aug 1936 no death date Joe C. 23 May 1935 22 Oct 1984 Givens, James M 16 Jan 1938 18 Feb 1938 son of J W and Mary Givens Givens (Double) James Wal 20 Dec 1914 28 Oct 1988 Mary Gene 1 Nov 1920 no death date Price (Double) Leona B. 12 Jun 1908 no death date George F. 4 Apr 1914 4 Feb 1969 Price, Carl D. 26 Nov 1948 3 Nov 1952 son of M/M George Price Price, Larry J. 3 Nov 1946 16 Jun 1947 son of M/M George Price No Name no dates flat rock for marker No Name no dates flat rock for marker (One of the above is George Price's father, d 1921) Wilks, Bessie 26 Jul 1898 1 May 1926 wife of J. T. Wilks Givens (Double) W. Austin 9 Sep 1877 8 Sep 1952 Mary L. 13 Sep 1876 23 Nov 1955 Bryant, Joe 4 Apr 1844 13 Jan 1930 Obryant, Hester 25 Dec 1877 2 Feb 1922 wife of J. W. Obryant Phillips, Eliza 1 May 1917 Givens, Gracie 10 Feb 1903 24 Jul 1903 dau of W.A.&M.L. Givens Givens, Willis R. 2 Jan 1904 29 Jan 1904 son of W A & M L Givens Givens, Yeuel 30 Oct 1896 Pvt US Army 27 Feb 1920 No Name no dates rock for marker Valentine (Double) A. M. 10 Mar 1888 11 Feb 1966 Wilma 11 Feb 1896 no death date Givens (Double) W. F. 12 Oct 1865 25 Jul 1925 Lucy 12 Nov 1868 1 Jul 1906 No Name no dates flat rock for marker No Name no dates flat rock for marker Hill, Mary Lue 3 Jul 1926 25 Feb 1929 dau of M. L. & J. S. Hill Hill, Myrtle Lizzie 17 Aug 1893 14 Sep 1949 Phillips, Johnn 19 Dec 1860 12 Jan 1905 Phillips, Joseph R. age 71 years wife of J. W. Phillips Phillips, Wesley 22 Oct 1838 18 May 1907 No Name no dates rock for marker No Name no dates rock for marker Phillips, J. T. no dates flat rock for marker No Name no dates rock for marker Thrasher, Dewey 28 Feb 1899 13 Jul 1900 Lindsey, Mary C 10 Feb 1842 16 Sep 1916 Phillips, J. M. 26 Oct 1840 26 Nov 1903 Parrish, Jennie 20 Feb 1866 5 Aug 1882 wife of J. I. Parrish No Name no dates rock for marker No Name no dates flat rock for marker No Name no dates flat rock for marker Phillips, Solon 5 Sep 1875 4 Sep 1877 son of A. T. Phillip flat rock for marker Phillips, Cal dates not legible No Name flat rock for marker; writing not legible Wilson, Frank 8 Feb 1957 age 67 years