Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery

Troup County, GA

Updated: 1/21/2010

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Location Coordinates:
N32 56.392, W85 03.863
Images of Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Directions:
Drive from square south 5.9 mi on Whitesville Rd (S 219). Turn right on to Bartley Rd and drive 3.0 mi. Turn right (north) on to the Church road. Drive up to the top of the hill, about 0.1 mi. The church is on the left, and the cemetery is to the right (east).
Survey History:
First Visit: Don Flynn, Rick Varnum (1/24/2008)
Survey Visit: Don Flynn (10/1/2008)

ALFORD, Lee M.     Birth: 10/28/1926     Death: 6/29/1987
Row: 5   Grave: 8
"In loving memory"; Lee M. Alford; Oct. 28, 1926; June 29, 1987
BAILEY, Johnnie L.     Birth: 1/23/1925     Death: 3/23/1945
Row: 10   Grave: 6
Johnnie L. Bailey; Georgia; PVT Infantry; January 23, 1925; March 23, 1945
BAILEY, Lala     Birth: 1934     Death: 1998
Row: 9   Grave: 12
"In loving memory of"; Lala Bailey; 1934; 1998
BIRDSONG, Mary Emma Ogletree     Birth: 5/19/1924     Death: 9/5/1983
Row: 6   Grave: 6
"In memory of"; Mary Emma Ogletree Birdsong; May 19, 1924; Sept. 5, 1983; "Rest in peace"
CAMERON, Willie     Birth: 9/5/1906     Death: 10/15/1956
Row: 9   Grave: 1
Willie Cameron; Sept. 5, 1906; Oct. 15, 1956
CIVERS, Frank     Birth: 1891     Death: 1961
Row: 5   Grave: 4
"Father"; Frank Civers; 1891 - 1961
CIVERS, Rosia W.     Birth: 1896     Death: 1982
Row: 5   Grave: 5
Rosia W. Civers; 1896 - 1982
CLEVELAND, Mattie     Birth: 8/16/1902     Death: 5/31/1943
Row: 8   Grave: 8
In memory of our daughter"; Mrs. Mattie Cleveland; Born Aug 16, 1902; Died May 31, 1943
COX, Willie     Birth: 6/12/1923     Death: 12/1/1987
Row: 6   Grave: 1
Willie Cox; S2 US Navy; World War II; June 12 1923; Dec 1 1987
GAMBRELL, Bob
Row: 7   Grave: 2
Bob Gambrell; (No dates)
GAMBRELL, Charlie
Row: 7   Grave: 5
Charlie Gambrell; (No dates)
GAMBRELL Jr, Granson
Row: 7   Grave: 7
Granson Gambrell, Jr; (No dates)
GAMBRELL Sr, Granson
Row: 7   Grave: 4
Granson Gambrell, Sr.; (No dates)
GAMBRELL, Marshall
Row: 7   Grave: 3
Marshall Gambrell; (No dates)
GAMBRELL, Mattie
Row: 7   Grave: 6
Mattie Gambrell; (No dates)
GAMBRELL, Richard  Death: 9/22/1919
Row: 7   Grave: 1
Richard Gambrell; Georgia; ? 406; Service Batt M; September 22 1919
GAMBRELL, Sloan     Birth: 1/12/1881     Death: 12/13/1941
Row: 7   Grave: 8
"In memory of my Father"; Deacon Mr. Sloan Gambrell; Born Jan. 12, 1881; Died Dec. 13, 1941
GAY, George     Birth: 2/27/1906     Death: 5/1/1949
Row: 7   Grave: 14
Gray George; Georgia; TEC4 9401 ; Tech Svc Unit; World War II; Feb. 27, 1906; May 1, 1949
GILBERT, Amanday     Birth: 5/9/1879     Death: 4/19/1935
Row: 8   Grave: 5
"In memory of our Mother"; Mrs. Amanday Gilbert; Born May 9, 1879; Died April 19, 1935
GILBERT, Jasper  Death: 7/1928
Row: 8   Grave: 6
Jasper Gilbert; Died July 1928
GIVERS, Lamon  Death: 4/15/1929
Row: 5   Grave: 2
Lamon Givers; Georgia; PVT U. S. Army; April 15, 1929
GRAY, Albert     Birth: 3/14/1917     Death: 2/1/1938
Row: 7   Grave: 11
"In memory of our Son"; Mr. Albert Gray; Mar. 14, 1917; Feb. 1, 1938
GRAY, James
Row: 9   Grave: 6
James Gray Marker is buried too deep to read more
GRAY, Lelia     Birth: 2/23/1884     Death: 7/18/1974
Row: 7   Grave: 13
"In memory of our Mother"; Lelia Gray; Feb. 23, 1884; July 18, 1974
GRAY, William  Death: 1949
Row: 7   Grave: 12
William Gray; 1949 There was more inscription, but it was unreadable
GRAY, Willie     Birth: 3/29/1895     Death: 6/16/1968
Row: 3   Grave: 6
Willie Gray; Georgia; PVt US Army; World War II; March 29 1895; June 16 1968
HEARD, Silas     Birth: 8/26/1871     Death: 10/30/1944
Row: 3   Grave: 1
"In memory of my Husband"; Silas Heard; Born Aug. 26, 1971; Died Oct. 30, 1944
MANGRUM, Eric Deshun     Birth: 1974     Death: 2003
Row: 5   Grave: 6
Mr. Eric Deshun Mangrum; 1974; 2003
MANGRUM, Mary L.     Birth: 11/19/1950     Death: 10/27/1999
Row: 5   Grave: 7
"Daughter"; Mary L. Mangrum; Nov. 19, 1950; Oct. 27, 1999
MATHEW, Lizzie     Birth: 11/22/1928     Death: 5/30/1962
Row: 2   Grave: 10
Mrs. Lizzie Mathew; Nov. 22, 1928; May 30, 1962
McFARLAND, Millie C. G.     Birth: 3/27/1911     Death: 8/17/1953
Row: 7   Grave: 10
In memory of my wife"; Millie C. G. McFarland; Mar. 27, 1911; Aug. 17, 1953
MEREDITH, Ollie L.     Birth: 12/25/1908     Death: 11/15/1970
Row: 3   Grave: 7
Ollie L. Meredith; Dec. 25, 1908; Nov. 15, 1970
MEREDITH, Ollie L.     Birth: 2/28/1937     Death: 2/21/1986
Row: 3   Grave: 8
Ollie L. Meredith; TSGT US Air Force; Vietname; Feb 28 1937; Feb 21 1986
MERIDETH, Aliger     Birth: 6/15/1884     Death: 2/21/1963
Row: 3   Grave: 4
Aliger Merideth; June 15, 1884; Feb. 21, 1963
MERIDETH, Preston     Birth: 1924     Death: 1951
Row: 9   Grave: 2
Preston Merideth; 1924; 1951
MERIDETH, Salle O.     Birth: 5/7/1883     Death: 10/4/1966
Row: 3   Grave: 5
Salle O. Merideth; May 7, 1883; Oct. 4, 1966
METCALF, Nancy L.     Birth: 2/13/1920     Death: 7/30/1996
Row: 3   Grave: 9
Nancy L. Metcalf; Feb. 13, 1920; July 30, 1996
MILLER, Delia     Birth: 1/13/1877     Death: 6/22/1936
Row: 8   Grave: 7
"In memory of our daughter"; Delia Miller; 1 13 1877; 6 22 1936
MOSS (?)
Row: 7   Grave: 17
OGLETREE Sr, Amos     Birth: 10/19/1921     Death: 10/21/2001
Row: 1   Grave: 1
"Father"; Amos Ogletree, Sr; Oct. 19, 1921; Oct. 21, 2001; "In loving memory"
OGLETREE, Annie Laura Thornton "Ogletree"     Birth: 12/17/1923     Death: 12/2/1973
Row: 1   Grave: 2
Annie Laura Thornton Ogletree; Dec. 17, 1923; Dec. 2, 1973; "Rest in peace"
OGLETREE, Fuller     Birth: 7/12/1925     Death: 5/6/1957
Row: 6   Grave: 7
Fuller Ogletree; S1; US Navy; World War II; Jul 12 1925; May 6 1957
OGLETREE, Ida     Birth: 4/16/1878     Death: 1/27/1948
Row: 9   Grave: 10
"In memory of my wife"; Ida Ogletree; Born Apr. 16, 1878; Died Jan. 27, 1948; ":Our Mother"
OGLETREE, Mary     Birth: 1/1892     Death: 6/12/1965
Row: 1   Grave: 3
"In memory of our Mother"; Mary; Jan. 1892; June 12, 1965 No last name was in the inscription, but the other last name in this row was Ogletree.
OGLETREE, Mary     Birth: 1895     Death: 1951
Row: 8   Grave: 2
Mary Ogletree; 1895 - 1951
POSEY, Elije     Birth: 7/31/1914     Death: 3/12/1968
Row: 10   Grave: 3
Elije Posey; July 31, 1914; Mar. 12, 1968
POSEY, Frank     Birth: 4/24/1910     Death: 1/1/1976
Row: 10   Grave: 5
Frank Posey; Apr. 24, 1910; Jan. 1, 1976
POSEY, Grady A.     Birth: 10/15/1903     Death: 3/12/1971
Row: 10   Grave: 4
Grady A. Posey; Oct. 15, 1903; Mar. 12, 1971
STRONG Jr, Bobby Eugene     Birth: 3/2/1968     Death: 7/23/1997
Row: 6   Grave: 4
Bobby E. Strong, Jr.; Mar. 2, 1968; July 23, 1997
STRONG Sr, Bobby Eugene     Birth: 3/25/1937     Death: 2/26/1992
Row: 6   Grave: 3
Bobby Eugene Strong Sr; AB US Air Force; Mar 25 1937; Feb 26 1992
TRUITT, Marie E.     Birth: 2/7/1900     Death: 4/23/1957
Row: 7   Grave: 15
Marie E. Truitt; Feb. 7, 1900; Apr. 23, 1957; We loved you but zGod loved you best"
TRUITT, Paul H.     Birth: 1889     Death: 1976
Row: 7   Grave: 16
Paul H. Truitt; PVT US Army; World War I; 1989; 1976
UNKNOWN, Frank     Birth: 7/11/1925     Death: 7/24/1971
Row: 6   Grave: 2
Frank ?; Born 7 11 1925; Departed July 24, 1971
WEED, Mary     Birth: 6/16/1887     Death: 9/24/1934
Row: 9   Grave: 8
Mary Weed; Born June 16, 1887; Died September 24, 1934
WINS, Eliza
Row: 6   Grave: 5
Eliza Wins; (No dates)
WOODYARD     Birth: 1912     Death: 1989
Row: 2   Grave: 14
WOODYARD
Row: 2   Grave: 15
Concrete slab
WOODYARD, Dorothy     Birth: 4/8/1931     Death: 9/26/1995
Row: 2   Grave: 7
Dorothy Woodyard; Apr. 8, 1931; Sept. 26, 1995; "Gone but not forgotten"
WOODYARD Jr, H.     Birth: 10/9/1932     Death: 4/9/1997
Row: 2   Grave: 1
"In memory of my Husband and Father"; Judge H. Woodyard, Jr; Oct. 9, 1932; Apr. 9, 1997
WOODYARD, John Wesley     Birth: 2/27/1851     Death: 3/15/1945
Row: 2   Grave: 5
Dec. John Wesley Woodyard; Feb. 27, 1851; Mar. 15, 1945
WOODYARD, Judge  Death: 3/19/1958
Row: 2   Grave: 3
Judge Woodyard; Let (?); Died Mar. 19, 1958
WOODYARD, Mary Alice     Birth: 1907     Death: 2007
Row: 2   Grave: 9
Mrs. Mary Alice Woodyard; 1907; 2007
WOODYARD, Mattie     Birth: 3/12/1871     Death: 1/26/1964
Row: 2   Grave: 6
Mrs. Mattie Woodyard; Mar. 12, 1871; Jan. 26, 1964
WOODYARD, Metchel     Birth: 2/19/1874     Death: 8/21/1971
Row: 3   Grave: 3
Metchel Woodyard; Feb. 19, 1874; Aug. 21, 1971
WOODYARD Sr, Otis     Birth: 8/23/1928     Death: 3/8/2002
Row: 9   Grave: 11
Otis Woodyard Sr.; Aug. 23, 1928; Mar. 8, 2002; "A loving Husband, Father, & Grandfather"
WOODYARD, Robert     Birth: 1/30/1904     Death: 4/27/1957
Row: 2   Grave: 8
Dec. Robert Woodyard; Jan. 30, 1904; Apr. 27, 1957

In addition to the 66 tombstones described above, an additional 22 unlettered graves were found



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