Pine Torch Cemetery
Photo of Church
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Photos of Headstones in Pine Torch Cemetery (Thanks Carolyn)
Located in the Bankhead forest and The church was built about 1840.
Contributed and Survey done May 14,2002 by Charity Goodwin & Patricia Sparks

Double Marker-WARREN
Joyce       
12-24-1941
Odean       
8-7-1936--1-10-1996
(On the back of stone: Children: Johnny, Jimmy, Angie
Grandchildren: Heather, Jake, Adam, Jecy)
  Double Marker-GUENTHER
Geneva Hill         
1922--1997
Herbert H.            
1907--1987
  Double Marker-HILL
Milford        
11-24-1916--7-7-1976
Rachel         
5-16-1926
         
Double Marker-HILL
Duskie           
2-5-1892--2-9-1975
Oscar B.        
7-17-1889--5-5-1930
  J.M. Hill
5-24-1848
4-3-1916
  Tabitha Adair
6-18-1839
3-18-1912
         
G.M. Adair
1-1-1845
3-14-1912
  Triple Marker-DRAIN
Doris Jean      
1-28-1948
Lyle O.             
7-13-1917--4-18-1994
Pauliney          
9-21-1921
  Gracie Lee
Dau of Emory & Susie Partridge
3-24-1925
10-24-1925
         
Double Marker-LACKEY
Coleman J.        
2-19-1917--10-24-1992
Corene Y.         
10-23-1918--8-31-1988
  Charles L. Yates
7-24-1951
10-30-2000
  Double Marker-YATES
Gurney L.         
2-3-1931--7-20-1969
ALA A1C Food SVC SQ AF Korea
L. Varnell        
4-4-1934-- 2-17-1985
         
Double Marker-YATES
Hattie A.           
2-16-1885--7-13-1988
Rev. Joel B.     
5-3-1874--12-20-1956
  Infant Son of
George & Mary Dotson
Born & Died 4-6-1915
  Double Marker-HOOPER
Melvina McVay         
2-1-1861--2-10-1933
William R.A 
5-8-1863--3-1-1902
         
Georiga Depreast
8-17-1865
7-17-1928
(husband Loyal Depriest
buried at Johnson's Chapel in
Morgan Co., Ala)
  Joel E. Yates
1925
1982
PFC US AMRY WWII
  Alton Pitman
Son of J.M. & R.A. Pitman
6-10-1904
7-28-1910
         
Fanny Pitman
Wife of Zack Pitman
11-17-1821
9-3-1901
  Mamie Pitman
Dau of J.M. & R.A. Pitman
1-8-1890
10-3-1900
  Clifford Pitman
Son of J.M. & R.A. Pitman
3-28-1888
9-12-1891
         
Double Marker-HARRIS
Demares        
4-26-1873--10-4-1947
John A.          
3-27-1876--8-15-1950
  John Wooden Shadix
1844
1914
CO G 14th Regt AlA Inf CSA
  Minnie Shadix
Wife of H.M. Shadix
age 29 years
         
J.W. Shadix
age 70 years
  I.W. Shadix
age 30 years
  Johney Shadix
Son of J.W. & M.E. Shadix
age 14 years
         
Infant Dau of
Hayes & Letha Yates
2-17-1914
2-19-1914
  Eather Little
Son of Henry & Australia Little
5-23-1913
9-19-1915
  Triple Marker-HARRIS
Dovie Ann       
9-22-1907--8-15-1950
John G.           
5-11-1898--2-27-1980
Francis W.       
1-14-1920--10-19-2001
         
Sue Ann Harris
3-7-1928
6-26-1900
  Lugzar Yates
4-30-1874
2-8-1903
  Dovy Harris
10-3-18?
6-26-1900
         
Mary Catherine Harris
1-14-1845
8-3-1899
  James Lewis Harris
6-14-?
1-1891
  Ed Perry
5-16-1901
2-3-1975
F3 US NAVY WWI
         
J.M. Howell
10-19-1825
5-11-1899
  Double Marker-HOWELL
Joesph M.        
1825--1900
Lovina               
1841--1911
  Jula England
(no dates)
         
Double Marker-ENGLAND
Martha Abigal Hefner      
1823 N.C--1895
Alexander    
1800 NC --1864
(buried at Dragout Cemetery in Winston Co. Ala)
  Joshua Eli Ade England
12-25-1835 N.C.
10-8-1895
  E. Susan Ann Hooper England
1840 N.C.
1906
         
Joshua E. England
Husband of S.E. England
2-6-1875
3-23-1920
  Annie Mae England
Dau of J.E. & S.E. England
5-23-1918
11-29-1921
  Ellie England
Dau of R.A. & M.F. England
11-22-1917
9-21-1924
         
Rufus A. "Dick" England
3-11-1882
1-16-1940
  Calvin "C.J." England
7-16-1906
2-9-1981
  John Wayne England
2-2-1940
4-1-2000
         
Jewel N. England
9-2-1919
4-5-1992
  Roger D. England
5-25-1950
8-7-1950
  Johnnie P. England
6-10-1913
6-6-1988
         
J.L. England
12-23-1870
5-11-1937
  Docie Ayers
11-6-1900
12-21-1985
  Travis M. Payne
Son of A.E. & Honor Payne
2-23-1904
4-26-1906
         
Herman P. Perry
1-14-1918
5-26-1951
SC PVT 3402 SVC COMD UNIT WWII
  Tony H. Perry
9-26-1891
3-30-1973
  Sarah Lee Perry
4-5-1896
12-20-1990
         
Manie P. Borden
4-4-1918
3-26-1972
PVT A1 US AMRY WWII
  Maine Borden Jr.
10-19-1953
2-10-1954
  Double Marker-BORDEN
Dock A.           
1884--1974
Elizabeth        
1883--1977
Married 1901
         
Alicia Joy Sloan
Dau of Randal & Catherine Borden Sloan
6-27-1981
6-29-1981
  Margreat A. Payne
Wife of R.E. Payne
9-22-1828
3-12-1914
  R.E. "Dick" Payne
3-22-1826
3-25-1900
         
Henry L. Meders
Son of H.S. & M.E. Meders
1-28-1886
8-23-1887
  Tho A.
(this is all that was on the stone)
  Mary E. Meadows
9-14-1862
4-7-1923
         
Double Marker-AYERS
Lola B.         
7-16-1936--8-2-1998
Oliver I.Q.   
2-14-1934
Married  7-3-1954
  William M. Meadows
7-17-1888
9-12-1934
  Joe A. Plunkett
10-8-1861
9-25-1949
         
Samuel M. Plunkett
5-22-1875
11-10-1914
  James I. Plunkett
8-28-1905
10-30-1906
  Henry Nicholson
6-16-1815
8-22-1900
         
Cora May Harris
Dau of P.H. & F.N. Harris
11-26-1907
1-5-1908
  Lucy N. Nicholson
4-14-1876
4-21-1881
  Granny Spain
(no dates)
         
R.J. Nicholson
4-19-1848
1-27-1913
  Jas Nicholson
3-6-1845
1-14-1927
ALA 16 CF
  Lucy Oplee Tankersley
Dau of J.T. & S.L. Tankersley
11-17-1905
4-6-1907
         
Sarah L. Tankersley
Wife of J.T. Tankersley
3-25-1835
5-5-1907
  Mary Etter England
Wife of J.L. England
6-25-1878
6-1-1955
  Joe L. Hampton
10-13-1912
2-13-1983
PFC US AMRY WWII
         
Double Marker-HAMPTON
Jim                
1889 --1923
Lou Hampton York    
1898--       1940
  Ocie Hayes
10-20-1913
10-20-1936
  Luida Bates
age 87
Died 10-4-1957
         
Adla Borden
6-9-1910
2-12-1945
  Edgar T. Borden
9-13-1914
5-8-1966
  Dalton Meherg
4-29-1937
6-9-1965
         
Doyle Wayne Meherg
3-19-1962
3-10-1997
  Joel D. Meherg
7-29-1930
6-4-1985
CPL US ARMY Korea
  Jessie George Hayes
8-14-1887
9-14-1978
         
Suvanner Borden
Wife of J.G. Hayes
6-27-1896
3-29-1967
  Double Marker-MEHERG
Colbert E.     
1-28-1934
Icy Mae          
8-25-1936
Married 10-6-1962
  Evaline Ray
1-2-1908
2-2-1988
         
Double Marker-BORDEN
Minnie        
1853--1931
Tom B.        
1855--1890
  Leonard E. England
3-6-1915
9-15-1986
PVT US ARMY WWII
  Ettie G. England
12-4-1917
7-30-2000
         
Double Marker-ENGLAND
Pauline         
6-22-1929--6-10-1981
Russell B.     
10-31-1923--3-16-1965
  Randell Lee England
12-13-1964
8-14-1966
  Infant son of
W.A. & E.L. England
Born & Died 1-1-1907
         
Sallie Pearson
2-11-1846
1-21-1921
  Wiley N. Pearson
8-27-1833
9-27-1898
PVT CO E. 28th ALA INF CSA
  ? Sommers
1-27-1803
4-26-1886
Stone broken
         
Mary Nickelson
Wife of Wm. Nickelson
5-1-1825
8-11-1899
  W.H. Holmes
1-1-1889
8-13-1896
  M.J. Holmes
3-4-1881
5-6-1887
         
Infant of J.A. & W.G. Holmes
5-22-1908
5-25-1908
  Infant Dau of
J.A. & W.G. Holmes
2-14-1901
2-14-1901
  W.G. Holmes
Wife of J.A. Holmes
1-20-1864
3-27-1914
         
James A. Holmes
3-20-1851
3-20-1946
  Double Marker-ODEN
Loue Annie      
1-3-1923--2-22-1997
Robert L.         
10-26-1914--8-12-1995
  James T. Alexander
6-16-1941
2-24-1993
         
Leonard L. Alexander
9-3-1912
9-12-1988
  Infant Son of
Mr & Mrs O.B. Hill
Born & Died 1918
  Double Marker-RIDDLE
Etsel Veto       
11-9-1914--9-5-1988
101st Airborne DIV WWII
Eunice Evalee   
4-24-1927
         
Thomas William Bolan
1838
1914
PVT CO B 4th ALA REGT CSA
  L.E. Bolan
Wife of Thos. Bolan
10-9-1838
3-31-1914
  Moses Jasper Ball
8-3-1842
2-6-1896
PVT CO B 22 ALA INF CSA
         
Triple Marker-BRITTON
Joyve T.                
2-8-1945
Lloyd C. III            
12-12-1933
Lloyd Cameron    
2-18-1969--1-31-1900
  Double Marker-SLATEN
Lucy H.              
1-18-1893---7-3-1917
Willis Street      
8-26-1886--3-12-1959
  Double Marker-ELLIS
Sarah E. Hammett Depriest          
6-26-1833--11-2-1903
William M.          
2-22-1826--1882
         
Sarrah Millwood
2-9-1816
1-13-1897
  Double Marker-MILLWOOD
Martha        
1846--12-27-1927
Noah           
1851--8-1916
   
         
Elba Ingram
1822
1863
( this date is listed on his stone,
however he had a child born in late
1864, and family members do not
believe that he died in 1863)
Co A 7th ALA CAV MIA CSA
  Lizzie Hall
Wife of Elba Ingram Civil War Veteran
1830
1902
  many unnamed graves,
marked with stones, and
some not marked at all.