Cemetery Cemetery

Payne Cemetery
(District 15)

Contributed by Jerald Wilson

The cemetery is located 6/10th of a mile east of Hi-Way 31W on Raymond Hodges Road. It is on top of the hill behind the former Hodges home on the southeast corner of Raymond Hodges Road and Hickory Hill Drive.

John Payne, 1 March 1754 - 14 September 1839

Sarah Johnson, 10 August 1787 - 8 May 1860
Note: Daughter of John Payne

Also buried in this cemetery with no tombstones are
Elizabeth Payne the wife of John, c. 1755 - 1846
Lewis Johnson the husband of Sarah died 1832 - 1840




Photo of the restored cemetery taken at the time the DAR dedicated the grave with a DAR bronze marker in 1984.


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