PROSPECT METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY

There are many unmarked graves, some with old wooden markers, some cement slabs and some the marks are illegible.  

Everett T. Floyd, Company I, 6th Inf. C. S. A.

Lena B., daughter of E. Bond & L. Y. Sauls, born November 13, 1897, died January 18, 1899.

Eugene Sauls 1875 - 1940

Mrs. E. B. Sauls 1890 - 1952

K. T. Sauls, son of E. Bond and T. V. Sauls, 9/5/1903 - 11/7/1927

E. C. Sauls, son of E. Bond and T. V. Sauls, 10/2/1906 - 4/13/1924

J. Tom Lucas, Georgia Pvt. U. S. Army, October 5, 1918.

Maude Blount Ives 9/23/1898 - 1/12/1965

Martha Sauls Blount 10/25/1869 - 8/29/1935

Griffin B. Blount 4/25/1869 - 2/28/1925

Elizabeth Blount died 1910

Myrtle Blount died 1909

Mattie J. Blount died 1907

Carrie J. Blount died 1900

John Thomas Holliday 7/18/1872 - 12/26/1916

Mary Sauls Holliday 7/9/1876 - 3/17/1947

Irene and Iris Holliday (Twins) 1/13/1913 - 5/1913

Andrew B. Holliday 2/20/1907 - 3/22/1951

John E. Holliday 8/20/1896 - 8/20/1896

Joe Holliday 3/26/1908 - 4/1912

Moselle Holliday 5/13/1900 - 9/26/1900

W. H. Hasty 10/7/1862 - 4/9/1931

Marcy G. Chance 7/29/1911 - 6/22/1968

William Tom Grimsley 6/17/1878 - 4/6/1949

Eugenia Tindall Grimsley 5/24/1871 - 2/18/1954

Allen J. Grimsley 5/28/1905 - 5/21/1906

Freeman Griffin Blount 7/24/1892 - 10/31/1936

Kathryn Blount died 12/22/19--

Maggie Raley 8/9/1884 - 3/4/1964

Georgia Raley 5/3/1888 - 5/12/1961

G. T. Grimsley 11/9/1865 - 12/22/1936

Eula Wilkes Grimsley 1883 - 1947

John Raley 2/9/1880 - 1/27/1960

Ira Raley 8/26/1882 - 6/27/1960

Theodore Sauls 11/18/1867 - 11/5/1938

Hattie Chance 4/10/1842 - 10/7/1935

Henry Chance 1876 - 1910

Lula Chance born 1879

William Clinton Chance 10/25/1908 - 6/9/1968

Georgia Raley 8/1856 - 6/5/1925

Rev. ? Raley - No Dates

Wiley Jordan Floyd - No Dates

Herbert Floyd - No Dates

Mrs. Tom Floyd 8/3/1903 - 1/7/1942

Martha Elizabeth Floyd 11/3/1860 - 12/2/1930

Hattie Annie Floyd, infant daughter of Brady & Hester Floyd born 2/16/1941

Infant son of Glen and Velma Hasty 12/18/1940

Ollie Strickland 1879 - 1951

Norman Floyd 3/18/18-- - 6/3/1916

Daisy Floyd 7/11/1891 - 6/29/1928

Thomas Lee Floyd 10/12/1895 - 7/18/1941

Thomas J. Stone 4/18/1874 - 2/1/1942

Leola C. Stone  1880 - 1959

Harold Lewis Stone, son of M. L. & Ivey Stone 4/6/1902 - 4/7/1943

M. L. (Buddy) Stone 1/6/1917 - 6/16/1968

George Rabun Floyd, GA PFC Co. B 359 Inf. WWII              11/29/1919 - 5/31/1971

Paul Ellis Floyd 10/1/1907 - 3/27/1968

David E. Floyd 2/2/1905 - 2/9/1932

J. E. Floyd 1/10/1882 - 7/29/1927

Lucy B. Floyd 3/20/1889 - 2/19/1958

Infant of J. E. Floyd - No Dates

W. L. Stokes 6/18/1857 - 9/13/1908

Beulah S. Floyd 11/8/1881 - 2/2/1928

W. G. Floyd 2/9/1859 - 3/23/1932

Almer C. Collins, wife of Buck Grimsley born 1/9/1930 - 28 years old

Mary Blount - No Dates

M. J. Floyd 9/17/1857 - 7/21/1927

John L. Grimsley 10/30/1889 - 10/18/1964

Lulu F. Grimsley 3/31/1889 - 3/24/1971

J. Stanley Floyd 1902 - 1931

Frances Floyd 10/18/1926 - 5/3/1940

John D. Sauls 3/18/---- - 6/2/1835

Katie Floyd Sauls 12/22/1884 - 12/10/1967

William H. Grimsley 6/7/1908 - 3/14/1954

Ruth Sauls 1876 - 1955

Miss Louise Stokes 11/1860 - 2/16/1942

Miss Susan J. Stokes 12/6/1835 - 5/5/1911

Isaac Gilder, North Carolina Drummer and Fifer 2 N. C. Regt., Rev. War 1762 - 1840 (Revolutionary Marker)

One adult and 3 children's graves in line with Isaac Gilder's grave with above ground markers, but head stones are gone.  The adult is presumed his wife, the others his children.

William R. Stokes, Company E, 63 GA Inf. C. S. A.

J. E. Stokes 12/17/1846 - 9/21/1934 (Masonic emblem on marker)

Mary M. Fowler, wife of J. E. Stokes 11/15/1858 - 9/4/1938

F. Y. Stokes 1886 - 1954

George Outler Grimsley 7/25/1898 - 6/13/1967

Martha Nell Holliday, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. J. H. Holliday died 11/4/1941

Minnie Floyd died 12/27/1943

E. O. Floyd 1887 - 7/11/1947

Griffin G. Grimsley, died 5/25/1893

Mallisa J. Grimsley 8/7/1865 - 2/26/1936

Ben James Arnold 8/4/1815 - 9/26/1908, Company I, 5th Ga. Regt., C.S.A.

Ella D. Johnson, wife of Levi B. Sauls 9/9/1926, age 14 yrs.

Calvin Sauls, Company E, 63rd Ga. Inf., C. S. A.

Susan A. Dealinia, wife of K. T. Sauls 4/6/2838 - 5/24/1904

K. T. Sauls, Company I, 26th Ga. Inf., C. S. A.

M. M. Thompson, son of Z. R. & Essie Thompson 3/6/1920

W. J. Thompson, son of Z. R. & Essie Thompson, 5/21/1951

Cullen Sauls, died 1920

Gilbert - Illegible

M. H. Kitchens 1/2/1879 - 10/9/1916

Pennie Kitchens 6/8/1883 - 12/19/1958

Otis Simpson 9/4/1875 - 7/27/1961

J. H. Simpson 10/12/1849 - 1/8/1929 (Masonic Emblem)

Frances Taylor, wife of J. H. Simpson, died 1/21/1926, age 70 yrs.

W. J. Simpson, wife of ? Simpson, died --85 (Illegible)

Katie Simpson Chance - No Dates

Hade Chance - No Dates

John Tullie Jones 7/27/1893 - 4/16/1942 

Thomas Sapp 7/21/1857 - 2/20/1922

Rilla Brides Jones 6/7/1857 - 4/15/1893

John Byron Jones 10/30/1860 - 11/25/1924

Fleta Chance, wife of Jno. Tilman 3/17/1892 - 11/25/1910

John Franklin Defore 1879 - 1935

Loyd Dupree Defore 1898 - 1924

Elmina Bozeman Defore 1876 - 1922

Georgianne Defore 1862 -1941

Julia Olenza Defore 1900 - 1957

Infant son of T. M. & Neomia Thompson 10/11/1934

Infant daughter of T. M. & Neomia Thompson 5/26/1938 - 10/26/1941

Neomia L. Thompson 1/14/1907 - 9/18/1956

Henry N. Thompson 5/20/1936 - 6/3/1961

Tommie Thompson 1/13/1931 - 12/14/1970

Edgar C. Holliday, Jr. 1954 - 1971

Audrey Sue Holliday 3/1934 - 6/8/1937

John Wesley Nobles 2/1/1917 - 7/26/1942 "Lost his life at sea in service to his country".

Lizzie H. Nobles 4/15/1876 - 4/17/1917

Archie M. Nobles 11/25/1868 - 10/13/1944

Bunyan Thomas Holliday 8/13/1897 - 11/7/1948

Ruth Holliday Hudson 5/21/1900 - 11/28/1969

William Robert Holliday 8/30/1925 - 12/26/1965

Charlie Cannon 10/20/1888 - 4/22/1943

Annie L. Cannon 9/6/1890 - 3/24/1966

W. L. Lentz, born in Duvall, N. C. 7/1857 - died in Twiggs County, GA 8/8/1928

Katie J. Lentz, wife of William L. Lentz, born in Maxwell Co., N. C. 4/16/186?, died 7/1929

J. W. Lentz (Illegible)

Ross Hamrick 1875 - 1947

Rellie Hamrick 1874 - 1964

Agnes Blanche Hamrick 12/11/1914 - 2/15/1916

Everette H. Chance 4/10/1899 - 8/1/1929

Baby Chance 7/31/1920 - 8/10/1920

Charence Hamburg, GA Pvt. U. S. Army WWII 6/26/1918 - 9/20/1946

Cornelius Pope Roberts 1888 - 1949

Lucy Knight Holliday 8/19/1905 - 7/26/1935

Charlie S. Fowler 11/23/1875 - 5/28/1961

Vande V. Fowler, son of C. S. & M. S. Fowler 10/2/1912 - 11/22/1927

Mary E. Girmsley, wife of C. S. Fowler 12/17/1883 - 3/15/1924

John D. Smith 1868 - 1944

Lizzie Price, wife of John D. Smith 2/8/1864 - 5/25/1932

Steve Gay - 1958

Claire T. Thompson 1925 - 1971

Charlie D. Floyd 1/22/1898 - 5/3/1968

Marshall Sauls 9/21/1885 - 5/4/1957

Josephine Floyd Sauls 10/3/1886 - 7/5/1950

Charles B. Hamrick, GA Wagoner U. S. Army WWI                  2/22/1890 - 1/31/1957

Sam T. Kiser 9/29/1890 - 5/24/1963

Bobby Thompson 3/31/1949 - 8/19/1967

Burton D. Hasty 7/8/1964 - 9/14/1964

Herman Floyd 9/2/1954 - 5/24/1972

Lois Willene Lucas 4/4/1960 - 4/4/1960

Homer R. Lucas 12/29/1902 - 6/15/1961

Bert I. Hasty 7/11/1901 - 1/19/1965

Wm. Franklin 12/9/1895 - 5/30/1962

Pearl L. Hasty 4/21/1900 - 11/14/1970

James E. Wimberly, GA Sgt. Armored Reg. WWII 1/5/1913 - 2/6/1956

Robert James Wimberly 6/21/1884 - 10/23/1964

Bruce Leslie, Jr. 11/17/1945 - 5/5/1947

Ellie B. Hasty 9/29/1892 - 5/3/1963

Gordon Hasty 11/30/1888 - 4/18/1945

Gerald Dupree Hasty, GA Pvt. 20, Co. 157, Depot Brigade WWI 5/6/1891 - 2/1/1965

Nina H. Barron 3/5/1893 - 1/30/1962

Vaud F. Barron 11/18/1894 - 5/13/1942

Hoyt L. Little 2/14/1899 - 6/3/1961

Louise H. Little born 5/14/1903

Hattie Thompson 6/4/1939 - 12/10/1946

Ruby Kitchens 8/25/1861 - 5/18/1918

Minnie Bell Kitchens 2/8/1915 - 2/5/1920

Dick Kitchens (Illegible)

John Freeman Little 7/4/1897 - 10/28/1963

Viola Herndon Little 2/10/1907 - 6/2/1962

J. T. Little 9/8/1927 - 10/22/1927

Lucile K. Howell 12/18/1909 - 7/10/1954

Mack Kitchens 4/30/1886 - 3/20/1969

Sarah L. Kitchens born 12/3/1893

Susan Maddox, daughter of I. E. Maddox 9/13/1948 - 8/25/1949

Bertha L Mercer 1920 - 1954

Howard M. Floyd died 1971

Clarence S. Floyd, GA Pvt. Co. G, 3rd Inf. Repl. Regt. WWI       7/20/1897 - 7/19/1963

Dona Floyd 4/4/1855 - 10/6/1917

Frank Floyd, GA Pvt. 3 Depot Div. 10/5/1918

Mrs. Rosa Floyd 1/3/1857 - 1/27/1930

E. H. Floyd 6/28/1896 - 12/21/1933

J. S. Floyd 8/27/1850 - 10/2/1929

T. Sauls, Company I, GA Inf. C. S. A.

Ellen F. Collins 9/2/1891 - 1/19/1961

David A. Collins 2/6/1884 - 7/26/1961

Pelton Sauls, GA PFC 79 Station Hospital WWII BSM,              8/2/1920 - 9/4/1965

Harvey L. Sauls 12/27/1890 - 3/24/1959

Josephine Asbell Moore 1/23/1855 - 10/3/1934

S. M. Moore 12/13/1854 - 1/2/1929

Amanda Hasty 3/24/1849 - 5/26/1926

Zack Floyd 11/1/1895 - 11/1/1963

Monroe F. Vaughn - No Dates

Nancy S. Vaughn - No Dates

James W. Vaughn - No Dates

Charles H. Pierce - 1900 - 1949

M. R. "Tubby" Grimsley 10/14/1912 - 6/25/1955

Charlie E. Baston 2/13/1885 - 10/31/1949

Jim Sauls 1/25/1902 - 4/22/1969

E. M. Moore, Sr. 1865 - 1949

G. W. Floyd, Sr. 1896 - 1969

"Terry" Terrence L. Lance 8/22/1947 - 7/18/1962

"Walter" John W. Lance 10/18/1926 - 10/23/1970

Walter Lee Grimsley "Petty" 2/11/1905 - 8/29/1960

Copied by:   Mrs. K. J. Carswell

 

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

Copyright 2002 by Tonya H. Crosby

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