HUGHES CEMETERY

This cemetery is located about one mile south of Higgsville Church (colored) on lands of the Estate of Ben Jones. 

To the memory of Elizabeth, wife of Haywood Hughes.  Born 3/16/1823, died July 16, 1853.  "Few have ever lived a more exemplary life, or died with brighter hopes of a blessed immortality."

Cherry Ann, daughter of Haywood and Elizabeth Hughes, age 6 yrs.

Augustus G., son of Haywood and Elizabeth Hughes, died October 9, 1852, age 11 months, 21 days.

Infant son of Haywood and Elizabeth Hughes, born January 6, 1853, died July 16, 1853.

                               Contributed by:  M. V. Holliday, Jeffersonville

 

Taken from "Collections of Twiggs Countians:  Here and There by Kathleen Jones Carswell"

Copyright 2002 by Tonya H. Crosby

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