Morganton Cemetery

Submitted by Dennis Earle




Historical Plaque - Morganton Cemetery

Near this site was constructed the first Church School Masonic Lodge Building in the area, then known as GREASY VALLEY. In this two story log building, A .J. Wheeler Lodge No. 367 F. & A.M. was chartered on January 10, 1879, after meeting for one year as Greasy Valley Lodge (Under Dispensation)."


Charter Members:
S.A. Bailey
Worshiful Master

W.T. Self
Senior Warden

Thomas Parish
Junior Warden

Members:
W.T.Davis
Thomas Hicks
Asa Linn
Daniel Parish
R.F. Parish
W.T. Fulkerson
C.C. Lankford
James Parish
J.F. Graddy
R.C. Lankford
R.N. Odom
J.R. Parish

Erected by AJ Wheeler Lodge No. 367
January 1979

This is not a complete census by any means. Only a walk through photographing headstones.
Anyone wanting to help with transcriptions, email me.
Name
Dates
Comments
MARKER
Photo
Gray, Noel C. September 5, 1938 - January 28, 1992 Veteran Marker Photo
Jennings, Willard W. 1914 - 1993 Veteran, WWII Marker Photo
Linn, Ted Jan 11, 1918 - Oct. 30, 1986 Veteran, WWII Marker Photo
Neal, Billie Sue 1940 - 2008 FHM Marker Photo
Oberman, John Edward Jul 11, 1946 - Jan 4, 1994 Veteran, Vietnam Marker Photo
Parish, George Washington Died January 27, 1930   Marker Photo
Parish, James 1879 - 1958   Marker Photo
Stark, Sam Apr 25, 1915 - Dec 17, 1999 Veteran, WWII Marker Photo
Thomas, Angelette Elizabeth Apr 16, 1856 - June 29, 1957 100 Years 2 months old Marker Photo
Thomas, Franklin Sep 6, 1845 - Jan 23, 1914   Marker Photo
Thomas, Katie Mildred July 15, 1906 - June 14, 1908 Almost 2 years old Marker Photo