Cemeteries of Lamar County, Georgia


This is an incomplete listing of the cemeteries in Lamar County, Georgia.  With your help, burials in each cemetery will be added.  Please send additional information or transcriptions to Lorrie Parham Burns.
See also:  Burials in Lamar County, Tombstone Photos, and Lamar County Cemeteries at the Georgia GenWeb Archives.  

Note:  The numbers listed after some of the cemeteries are the ones assigned to each cemtery by Robert Torbert in his surname index online at the Lamar County Archives.
 
Name of Cemetery Information Coordinates
Atkinson Family Cemetery Located in woods N of Pearson Cemetery’about 1 ½ M.
NW of Liberty Hill on Morgan Dairy Rd.  Information contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.
 
Bethel Missionary Baptist Church - established 1820's (39) From Milner, GA, go west on Calvary Church Road for 1.7 miles to cemetery.  The cemetery was recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar Co. Archives by Ted Smith.  The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 330622N
-841315W
Bethel Church (Not recorded or indexed).  West of Goggins, on Barnesville-Johnstonville highway. 330419N
-840626W
Blackman Cemetery From Milner, GA, take Liberty Hill Road for 2.5 miles to cemetery on right of road.  Recorded by Smith, April 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 330752N - 0840934W
Bush Family Cemetery Take Gordon road out of Barnesville; when Gordon road dead ends into Fredonia Church Rd. turn right.  Go 7 tenths of a mile, the cemetery is on the right about 300--400 yards from the road behind the old house.
Cemetery was recorded by Joe Cannafax & Bill Cannafax, March 11, 2000.
 
Cain Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0315N - 84.0431W
Carden Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0654N - 84.0917W
Clements Cemetery (20) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 9.5 miles, turn left and go 3.2 miles to Ramah Church, turn right and go east 0.9 mile to cemetery on right of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar Co. Archives by Ted Smith.  The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert.  
Cole Cemetery (33) From Barnesville, GA, go east on Hwy 41 for 4.7 miles to cemetery on left of road.  The cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar Co. Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert.  
Confederate Cemetery Old Soldiers Cemetery in Barnesville.  67 Confederate Soldiers from 11 states and 2 Union Soldiers are listed by the state from which they served. 33.0704N - 84.1039W
Crawley Cemetery 6) From Milner, GA, go north on the old Griffin Highway for 4.6 miles to cemetery on right, east of the railroad.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith.  The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.1036N - 84.1223W
Ebenezer Methodist Church Cemetery (8) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 341 and Hwy 18, go west on Hwy 18 for 4.9 miles to church and cemetery on left of the road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith.   The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert.  
The latest transcription was made by Jim Tingen in Spring, 1998.
33.0421N - 84.1531W
English Family Cemetery Located off of High Falls Park Rd. on left just past Parker Branch Rd. to left in woods.  Contributed by Shanna English, 2003.
 
Ennis Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0529N - 84.0745W
Flambrough Cemetery (16) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 41, go east on Hwy 41 for 0.6 mile; turn left on Goggins Road and go 6.7 miles to cemetery on left of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith.  The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0607N - 84.0317W
Fleming Cemetery (15) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 41, go east on Hwy 41 for 0.6 mile, turn left and go 0.8 mile to cemetery on left of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.06725N - 84.0350W
Forsyth Road Cemetery (35) From Barnesville, GA, go east on Hwy 41 for 6.7 miles to cemetery on left of road across railroad.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert.  
Fredonia Church Cemetery (22) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 4.8 miles, turn left on Fredonia Church Road and go 0.7 mile to cemetery.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0047N - 84.0644W
Fryer Cemetery (12) From Thomaston, GA, courthouse, go on Barnesville Road for 12 miles; turn right and go 2.7 miles; turn right and go 0.3 mile to cemetery on left of road, about 600 yards in the woods.  Recorded by Morgan, April 1968; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. Latest recording by Joe Cannafax, email address: JRCannafax@aol.com.  
Gardner Family Cemetery Located on Hwy 36 W near Brinkly Road about 5 M. E of Barnesville in a
clump of brushes along the right of way on SW side of Hwy.  Information about this cemetery was contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.
 
Greenwood Cemetery (1) In Barnesville, Georgia.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert.  See also Confederate (Old Soldiers) Cemetery.  
Griffin Community Cemetery (5) From Milner, GA, go north on old highway to Griffin for 3 miles to cemetery on right of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert.  
Hand Family Cemetery Information about this cemetery was contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.  
Harris Family Cemetery Located on Ritchie Rd. at Hwy #341 S.  Information about this cemetery was contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.
32.5916N - 84.0719W
High Shoals Church Cemetery (7) From I-75, go west on High Falls Road for 1.5 miles, turn left and go 0.25 mile to cemetery on left of road.   This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0923N - 84.0420W
Hill Cemetery (See Joseph Hill Cemetery) 33.0316N - 84.0319W
Ingram Family Cemetery Located on old Hwy 41, in center of Milner, Georgia.  Information about this cemetery was contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.
 
J. L. Head Cemetery (13) From Zebulon, GA, go on Barnesville Road for 8.5 miles; turn right on Piedmont Road and go 0.6 mile to cemetery on right of road.  Recorded by Morgan and McCard, April 1968; see surname index at Lamar County Archives.  Transcribed by Jim Tingen, Spring, 1998. 33.0307N - 84.1248W
Johnston (William F.) Cemetery (18) From Barnesville, GA, go out Goggins Road for 6 miles; turn right at Johnstonville and go 0.3 mile to cemetery on right of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0511N - 84.0425W
Joseph Hill Cemetery (32) From Barnesville, GA, go east on Hwy 41 for 5.9 miles, turn right and go 3.1 miles to cemetery on right of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0316N - 84.0319W
Keadle Cemetery (19) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 7.3 miles; turn left and go 0.8 mile to the home of Lloyd Keadle where the cemetery is behind the house.  There are no markers (information provided by Lloyd Keadle that his grandparents were buried there).    
King's Chapel Cemetery (26) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 9 miles to cemetery.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 32.5601N - 84.0507W
Lewis/Blackman Cemetery (36) From Milner, GA, go out Liberty Hill Road for 2.5 miles to cemetery on right of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 30.752N - 84.0934W
Liberty Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery (40) From Barnesville, GA, go northwest on Hwy 36 for 7.3 miles to cemetery.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0909N - 84.0810W
Manry Cemetery (31) From Barnesville, GA, go east on Hwy 41 for 5.7 miles, turn left and go 0.5 mile to cemetery on left of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0347N - 84.0345W
Martin Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0623N - 84.1322W
Memorial Gardens Cemetery (27) From Barnesville, GA, go south on Hwy 341 for 2.25 miles to cemetery.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0122N - 84.0817W
Midway Church Cemetery (9) From Barnesville, go east on Hwy 36 for 4.1 miles, turn right on Midway Church Road, and go 0.25 mile to church and cemetery.   This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert.  
Milner (Baptist Church) Cemetery (4) In Milner, GA, next to the Baptist Church.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0551N - 84.2336W
Milner Family Cemetery Located on Wyatt Child’s farm at Johnstonville.  Information about this cemetery was contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.  
Mount Pleasant Cemetery From Barnesville, Hwy 36 to The Rock Road, turn left, go 7 8/10 miles, cemetery on right side.  Recorded by Lisa Graham and Sandra Walker, Oct. 2002.


 
Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery (14) From The Rock, GA, go west on Piedmont Road for 3.7 miles to cemetery on right of road.  Recorded by Smith, March 1968; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 33.0055N - 84.1458W
Moye Family Cemetery

At 1541 Hwy 341 South Barnesville, GA (Lamar County), but when the Moye's were living here this was Monroe-Pike-Upson Counties...and the area was called Lamont Ga.  Recorded and contributed to the Lamar County Archives by Julie Ann Knott.

33.0019N - 84.0718W
New Crawley Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0921N - 84.1223W
Old Soldiers Cemetery (2) In Greenwood Cemetery, Barnesville  
Pearson Cemetery (37) From Barnesville, GA, go northwest on Hwy 36 for 8.4 miles to Liberty Hill, turn left on Dees Road and go 1.5 miles to cemetery on right of road.  This cemetery was initially recorded by Jack Morgan and Clarence Smith from 1968-1974 and was reformatted for the Lamar County Archives by Ted Smith. The surname index of these records was prepared by Robert Torbert. 33.0950N - 84.0930W
Perdue Cemetery (23) From intersection of Barnesville and Thomaston Road, go south for 3.4 miles on Hwy 341 to cemetery on right of road at Ben Perdue's home place.  Information was provided by Forrest Willis.  
Persons Cemetery (25) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Thomaston Road and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 9.4 miles to cemetery on right of road. Recorded by Smith, March 1968; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 32.5553N - 84.0455W
Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery (10) From Barnesville, take Hwy 36 toward Jackson, GA, for 12.1 miles to the church and cemetery.  Recorded by Smith, May 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 33.1140N - 84.0419W
Potts Family Cemetery  Information about this cemetery was contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.  
Pringle Cemetery (Not indexed) 32.5858N - 84.0459W
Ramah Cemetery (30)

 
From Barnesville, GA intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 9.5 miles,, turn left on paved road and go 3.2 miles to cemetery on right of road.  Recorded by Morgan in 1970; see surname index at Lamar County Archives.  Most recent survey (Summer 2003) by Donald Dwight Daniel. 32.5833N - 84.0424W
Reeves/Askin Cemetery (28) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 3.1 miles, turn left on Fredonia Church Road and go 1.1 miles, turn on dirt road and go 0.6 mile to cemetery.  Recorded by Smith, March 1970; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 33.0134N - 84.0501W
Rehobeth Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0444N - 84.0322W
Rock Spring Church Cemetery (11) From Barnesville, go Hwy 36 northwest toward Jackson, GA, for 9.5 miles; turn left on Hutchins Post(?) Road, and go 1.0 mile; turn right on Rock Spring Road, and go 0.5 mile to church and cemetery.  Recorded by Smith, May 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives.  
Sappington Cemetery (21) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 4.8 miles; turn left and go 1.9 miles to Banks & Bush Road; go north for 0.5 mile to cemetery on right of road.  Recorded by Smith, March 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 33.0130N - 84.0619W
Sardis Cemetery (Not indexed) 32.5859N - 84.0706W
Seagraves Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.1119N - 84.1411W
Shattles Cemetery (24) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 7.1 miles, turn right and go 0.4 mile to cemetery on left of road.  Recorded by Smith, March 1968; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 32.5713N - 84.0648W
Sheran-Horne-Smith Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0203N - 84.0450W
Sherman Cemetery (34) From Barnesville, GA, go east on Hw 41 for 4.6 miles, turn right on Ramah Church Road and go 1.5 miles, turn right and go 0.3 mile to cemetery.  Recorded by Smith, March 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. ?? 33.0203N - 84.0450W
Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery Information contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003. 33.0315N - 84.0234W
Shockley Family Cemetery

Located on left corner of road, up a bank, where S.6th St.
Etxn. joins 41 By-pass Road.  Information contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.

 
Stallings Cemetery (29) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go south on Hwy 341 for 6.1 miles to cemetery on right of road back of the Motor Hotel.  Recorded by Smith, March 1968; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 32.5815N - 84.0654W
Taylor Family Cemetery Cemetery was in Unionville, Monroe County, Georgia.  The town was dissolved about 1920; the area is now within Lamar County.  File contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Dotjimbarb@aol.com. 33.0834N - 84.0520W
Union Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery (17) From Barnesville, GA, go out Goggins Road for 4.5 miles to the church and cemetery.  Recorded by Smith, April 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives. 33.0436N - 84.0531W
Wadesworth Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0410N - 84.1205W
Wadsworth Cemetery (Not indexed) 33.0757N - 84.1424W
Waller Family Cemetery Johnstonville Road.  Information contributed to Lamar County Archives by Shanna English, 2003.
 
Wilson Family Cemetery (38) From Barnesville, GA, intersection of Hwy 36 and Hwy 341, go northwest on Hwy 341 for 9.7 miles, turn right on paved road keeping to the right and go 1 mile to cemetery.  Recorded by Smith, April 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives.  
Zebulon Road Cemetery (3) In Barnesville.  Recorded by Morgan and Smith in April 1974; see surname index at Lamar County Archives.  
The Geographic Names Information System lists 36 cemeteries in Lamar County.

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