This page last modified Saturday, 22-Sep-2007 13:17:32 MDT



Rose Hill Cemetery
Lauderdale County [Mississippi]
MS-AHGP site
Pages & Section Index





Entrance on 40th Avenue, between 7th and 8th Streets.
From I-20/59, take 22nd Avenue exit to
downtown Meridian;
Turn left on 8th Street to 40th Avenue.
Left on 40th Avenue.

Questions of relatives or wants a tour of cemetery
  • Walton Moore, Jr.
    President of Rosehill Cemetery
    (601) 482-2288
Rose Hill Cemetery
This historic cemetery contains the monuments of
Meridian founders John Ball and Lewis Ragsdale,
the graves of Emil and Kelly Mitchell,
the King and Queen of the Gypsies, a mound that
contains the remains of the confederate dead and
the grave of Lt. Charles W. Read who is regarded as
the John Paul Jones of the Confederacy.

Rose Hill Cemetery
  1. Rose Hill Cemetery (Confederate Soldiers)
    Not Listed in the Sections

  2. Rose Hill Cemetery Section Map

  3. Rose Hill Mound in Rose Hill Cemetery
    1. Rose Hill Cemetery Mound Photo

    2. Mound Gravesite for Civil War Soldiers

    3. Charles Read 1840 - 1890

    4. Charles Read Naval Confederate

    5. Historian Calls Confederate Hero’s Cruise “BRILLIANT”

    6. Confederate Dead

  1. Section #-01- February 15, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  2. Section #-02- February 15, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  3. Section #-03- February 15, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  4. Section #-04- February 15, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  5. Section #-05- February 15, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  6. Section #-06- February 28, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  7. Section #-07- February 22, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  8. Section #-08- March 01, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  9. Section #-09- March 01, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  10. Section #-10- March 01, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  11. Section #-11- March 01, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  12. Section 12 (Queen Section) February 13, 2005
    [Rose Hill Cemetery]

  13. Section #-13- March 01, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  14. Section #-14- March 03, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  15. Section #-15- March 03, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  16. Section #-16- March 15, 2005
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  17. Section #-Unknown- September 22, 2007
    Rose Hill Cemetery

  18. Section #-Unknown- March 03, 2005
    DAR in the 1940’s Rose Hill Cemetery

Submitted by Elizabeth Hagwood Poster-#-4-
Submitted by
David Pickett Poster-#-65-
Off Site Links
  1. Mississippi Gravesites





You are the 7525 visitor to this site since January 08, 2005


Lauderdale Co Webmaster

Please Read

This Copyright Page

Webspace Provided by RootsWeb
Webspace Provided by RootsWeb