LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
CEMETERIES - TOWNSHIP 3, RANGE 13
Surveyed by Orlan Irons, 7 Dec 1988
To reach this cemetery, turn off AL 20 (Savannah Highway), onto Lauderdale 6 (Gunwaleford Road), go 9.8 miles. The cemetery is on the right side of the road. You must go through a small section of woods, and then across an open field to reach it. It is about 75 yards from the main road, and can be seen as soon as you get out of the woods. The Smithsonia Church of Christ is on the left side of the road, about 100 yards on down the road. The cemetery has a hand cut stone wall around it, which is about 4 feet tall, It is badly grown up with vines and small bushes. It is located on the F. M. Perry Estate. The legal description for the cemetery is SW4, NW4, Sec 13, T3 R13W.
NAME Born Died Comments MORGAN, Mattie 4 Dec 1863 31 Jul 1866 dau of A R & J W Morgan MORGAN, Neal Rowell 12 Nov 1861 22 Oct 1862 son of A R & J W Morgan ROWELL, Neal 14 Nov 1796 6 Dec 1886 born in Wood Co West Va; died in Lauderdale Co Ala ROWELL, Martha A. 25 Feb 1811 3 Jul 1890 wife of Neal Rowell ROWELL, Mary Virginia 26 Sep 1873 aged 28 years; dau of Neal Martha Rowell THOMPSON, Elizabeth C. R. 15 Aug 1833 21 Apr 1889 THOMPSON, Empson B. 1826 1892 born in Orange Co NC; died in Lauderdale Co Ala CHEATHAM, C. who died on the 10th of January 1816, aged 66 years CHEATHAM, Miss E. E. who died on the 11th of Aug 1839, aged 46 years NOTE: The inscriptions for the CHEATHAM's was taken from a survey done by William Q. Hill several years ago. I could not find one of the graves, and could not read the other. One corner of this cemetery was so badly overgrown that I could not get to it.
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