Cox and Cannon Cemetery

Tibbee, Clay County, MS

 

+ indicates stones removed in May, 1998, to Friendship Cemetery in Columbus, MS
* indicates stones not found in November, 1998; data from previous listing

 

James C. Beasley
born 31 Dec 1868
died 1 Aug 1869


Adela Vinson Cannon +
born 23 Feb 1860
died 23 Sep 1861
daughter of Thos. E. & Mary S. Cannon


Mary S. Cannon +
born 25 Nov 1830
died 2 Jan 1862
wife of Thomas E. Cannon


Nancy Jane Cannon *
born 29 Nov 1826 in SC
died Jul 1858
daughter of J. Newton Cannon


Penelope M. Cannon +
died 9 May 1848
in the 29th year of her life
consort of Thomas E. Cannon


Rasha Cannon +
born 20 Sep 1771
died 17 Jun 1850
(long inscription on all sides of his "simple
monument," including his being born an
orphan in SC and moving to MS in 1835)


Col. Thos. E. Cannon +
born 24 Apr 1811
died 15 Feb 1886


John Allison Connell
born 22 Jan 1861
died 18 Jul 1862
son of Enoch P. & Cornelia F. Connell


Artemus B. Cox +
died 2 Oct 1864
aged 1 yr, 7 mos, 4 days
son of W. S. & M. J. Cox


B. H. Cox +
born 28 Mar 1822 Perry Co., Miss
died 31 Oct 1860 Oktibbeha Co., Miss


Baby Cox +


John C. Cox, Sr. +
born 23 Jan 1787
died 17 Oct 1855


Julia Himmius Cox *
born 16 Jul 1857
died 9 Jul 1861


Louisa M. Cox +
born 24 Apr 1791 Orangeburg Dist., SC
died 24 Aug 1866 Lowndes Co., Miss
(wife of John C. Cox)


Mary Eliza Cox +
died 15 Aug 1866
daughter of B. H. & S. J. Cox
aged 15 yrs, 5 mos, 14 days


Sallie Artemessia Cox +
born 12 Jan 1860
died 17 Aug 1861
"Little Sacky"


W. S. C. +


W. Sumpter Cox +
died 22 Jul 1864
son of W. S. & M. J. Cox
aged 2 yrs, 11 mos, 26 days


William Mims Cox +
died 9 Jul 18861
"little Mims"
(stone broken at birth date)


William Sumpter Cox +
born 1825
husband of Mary Jane Swearingen 1840-1906


Missouri A.Fenklea (Finkley) *
died 25 Jun 1867
21 yrs, 9 mos, 18 days


George W. Finklea (Finkley) *
died 12 Sep 1883
aged 52 yrs, 1 mo, 16 days


Jollie E. Finklea (Finkley) *
died 1 Mar 1868
21 yrs, 4 mos, 17 days


Oliver D. Haigood
born 9 Dec 1819 Fairfield Dist., SC
died 1 Jun 1890


Lou Cannon Hughes +
died 12 Dec 1881
daughter of Thomas E. & Penelope Cannon
born in Lowndes Co., Miss


J. L. Lykes
(aged ? years illegible)


Susan Marian Randolph *
born 14 Oct 1827
died 25 ? 1857
consort of L. T. Randolph


Alfred Saville +
born 4 Aug 1836
died 8 Oct 1873
died of yellow fever at Shreveport, LA


Jas. V. Witherspoon
died 17 Apr 1842
in the 50th year of his life
(to be removed to Friendship Cemetery)

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