Freeman Cemetery, African-American, Rocky Creek Community, Jackson County, Florida

Surveyed by: Wayne N Carpenter e-mail wnc1933@email.msn.com
Surveyed November, 1999
Typed by Betty James Smith
Directions: From Marianna, FL., take Hwy. 71 South to Rocky Creek Road, turn left on Rocky Creek Road and go 2.5 miles to Mission Road, turn right on Mission Road and go just over 1.2 mile. Turn right on narrow trail, rough, washed out holes and boggy when it rains. Go .1 mile to cemetery which is in woods about 20 feet from where you stop. this cemetery is in bad shape from years of neglect. There are 5 unknown graves without identification. From the sunken spots there are probably other graves.
Surname Given Born Died Notes
RANDALL Lona 1 Jan 1893 14 Mar 1979  
MERRITT Anzella 15 Oct 1831 21 Feb 1873  
MILLER R D 1 May 1923 5 Apr 1967 STMI USNR WWII - Grave sunk in
SPIRES Lee Andnes 11 Feb 1811 5 Feb 1828 Gone but not forgotten - At Rest - Grave sunk in
PATTERSON Lessie 15 Sep 1862 25 Sep 1935 My trust in the Lord - At Rest
WHITE Minnie Ola 27 Oct 1928 26 Dec 1937 She is sleeping with Jesus - At Rest
GREEN Lula M age 51 years 27 Jun 1926 She died as she lived a Christian
BOWERS George (Rev) 17 May 1888 20 Sep 1960  


Last Updated on 12/2/99
By Betty J Smith
Email: BettyMaeS@aol.com

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