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Picture courtesy of Don Haynes.

This is an African American cemetery.

Directions - Take FM 2819 east out of Anderson. Turn right on CR 214. This cemetery is next to Apolonia Cemetery. They are separated by a fence. Don Haynes says that the Piney Woods Cemetery appears to be newer.



Allen, Gloria                   30 Jul 1958     18 Jan 1959     Daughter of Maudie M. Allen
Allen, Laura Berkley            10 Apr 1881     30 May 1948     Daughter of Payton and Harriet Berkley
Allen, Parilee Maxie            07 Dec 1895     06 Mar 1975     Daughter of Robert Maxie and Henrietta Coruthers
Andrews, Infant                 09 Nov 1930     09 Nov 1930     Daughter of Lance Andrews and Ruby Sneed
Andrews, Lizia                         1865     20 Apr 1946     Daughter of Charlotte Hampton
Baker, Gaither Ray              01 Oct 1944     11 Oct 1944     Son of Ruby Baker
Baker, Ruby                     15 Jun 1913     28 May 1974     Daughter of Beb Baker and Willie Colbert
Baldwin, Celina Edmanson        10 Oct 1846     12 Nov 1936     Daughter of Jake and Louisia Edmanson; wife of Albert Baldwin
Baldwin, Thornton               22 Oct 1873     06 Aug 1938     Son of Square Baldwin and Classie Perry; husband of Myree Baldwin
Baldwin, Willie Lee Menifee     31 May 1908     25 Jan 1968     Daughter of Jeff Menifee and Lula Brooks
Banks, George                   16 Jun 1874     09 May 1935     Son of Jeff Banks; husband of Edna Banks
Berkley, Jim                    01 Oct 1895     05 Jun 1954     Son of Pete Berkley and Harriett Farrow
Bowens, Betty Jean              05 Jun 1943     10 Jun 1963     Daughter of Emmett Bowens and Jerlene Parker
Bowens, Jimmie                  15 Oct 1926     01 Nov 1958     Son of Son of Kassie Bowens and Annie Allen
Brooks, Brosig                  22 Jun 1917     01 Nov 1958     Son of Edd Brooks and Mary Harris
Brown, Helen Andrews                            16 Nov 1958     Daughter of William Andrews and Liza Hamilton; age about 85
Coleman, Peter                         1873     04 Mar 1952     Son of Dan Coleman
Collins, Pearline Andrews       09 Feb 1909     24 Oct 1955     Daughter of Josh Andrews and Helen Knox
Daniels, Frank                  19 Apr 1919     24 Oct 1965     Son of Arthur Daniels and Jencie Knox
Dean, Charles V.                26 Jul 1944     14 Dec 1955     Son of Charles Vernon Dean and Dean Menifee
Dean, Charles Vernon            20 Aug 1920     18 May 1966     Son of Frank Dean and Agusta Mozell
Dickson, Mary Equlla Jones      28 Aug 1886     06 Jun 1959     Daughter of Major Jones and Elizabeth Pratt
Doakes, Jessie                  19 Jun 1869     05 Jan 1954     Son of Peter Doakes
Doakes, Josie                          1889     01 Dec 1942     Daughter of Albert Balwin and Selina Edmunson; wife of George W. Doakes
Edwards, Infant                 03 Aug 1930     03 Aug 1930     Daughter of Jeff Edwards and Alice Kennard
Edwards, Nancy Lee Sims         27 Jul 1889     26 Apr 1969     Daughter of Antony Sims
Edwards, Peter                  05 Mar 1901     18 Feb 1963     Son of Jeff Edwards and Sallie Ann Dokes
Edwards, Sallie Bullocks               1867     24 Jul 1919     Daughter of Nat Bullocks and Elsie McWhirter
Edwards, Sam                    04 May 1904     27 Aug 1953     Son of Jeff Edwards and Sallie Ann Doaks
Edwards, Sammie Lee             02 Sep 1933     21 Jan 1957     Son of Howard Edwards and Nancy Hurst
Edwards, Steve                     Jun 1873     24 May 1944     Son of Sam Edwards and Lucy McGrue
Farris, Gussie Lee Webster      10 Jun 1904     28 May 1970     Daughter of John Webster and Hattie Williams
Fowler, Lugenia Dixon           27 Feb 1907     18 Jul 1957     Daughter of James Dixon and Mary Jones
Fulton, Nathline                01 Jun 1898     06 Aug 1947     Daughter of Harry Fulton and Lucy Banks
Goree, Jessie J.                16 Apr 1905     28 Mar 1961     Son of Shilo Goree and Mary Webb
Goree, Louis Adam               15 Nov 1936     03 Aug 1965     Son of T. V. Goree and Laura Ann Debose
Goree, Rita Mae Sneed           15 May 1927     28 Jan 1961     Daughter of Tempie Sneed and Effie Minor
Goree, Shilo                                    01 Oct 1953     Son of Duck Goree and Annie White; age 75
Hanks, Arthur                   12 Apr 1894     28 Apr 1958     Son of Bill Hanks; World War I veteran
Harris, Henry                   04 Feb 1904     23 Aug 1974     Son of Will Harris and Aquilla Jackson
Holiday, Louise                 14 Aug 1944     10 Jan 1945     Daughter of Willie Holiday and Eva Mae Menefee
Hurst, Sam                      15 Sep 1885     04 Oct 1939     Son of Sam Hurst and Rosie Lee Brown
James, Charlotte Ann Knox       23 Nov 1905     04 Apr 1957     Daughter of Leroy Knox and Cornelia Menifee
Johnson, Castana McGill         09 Oct 1925     09 Feb 1958     Daughter of Major McGill and Bessie Maxey
Kennard, Celia A.               05 Jan 1910     15 Aug 1963     Daughter of James Kennard and Jennie Brown
Kennard, Hannah Bell                   1905     25 Jan 1951     Daughter of J. K. Kennard and Jennie Brown
Kerl, Amanda Bowen                     1870     19 Apr 1950     Daughter of Richard Bowen
Kerl, Edd                       01 Oct 1882     11 May 1971     Son of Abe Kerl and Mandy Bowens
Kerl, Fred                      01 Oct 1878     29 Sep 1974     Son of Abe Kerl and Amanda Bowens
Kerl, James L.                  10 Feb 1904     04 Jul 1976     Son of Abe Kerl and Amanda Bowens
                                                                World War I veteran
Kerl, Jim Willie                22 Jul 1967     29 Sep 1967     Son of Henry Ed Kerl and Nellie B. Woods
Kerl, Pink Ira Sims             07 May 1902     26 Apr 1968     Daughter of Anthony Sims and Kittie Curtis
Kerl, Sam                       10 Dec 1885     13 May 1970     Son of Abram Kerl and Mandy Bowens
Knox, Emmett                    14 Feb 1876     15 Mar 1952     Son of Thomas Knox and Mattie Doaks
Knox, Helen Andrews             09 Feb 1910     05 May 1947     Daughter of Joshua Andrews and Helen Knox
Knox, Lee Roy                   04 May 1879     05 Oct 1970     Son of Tommy Knox and Mattie Doakes
Knox, Willie Colbert            04 Jul 1894     14 Jun 1965     Daughter of Dan and Elizabeth Colbert
Knox, Willie Telleferro         02 Jun 1881     19 Oct 1944     Daughter of J. E. Telleferro and Mary Jane Dokes
Maxey, Celia Menifee            31 Jul 1898     26 Jan 1970     Daughter of Jeff Menifee and Ludie Doaks
McCoy, Samatha Knox             06 Jul 1892     19 Jan 1950     Daughter of Tom Knox and Mattie Doaks
McGill, Bessie M. Maxey         05 Feb 1894     03 Nov 1967     Daughter of Robert Maxey and Henrietta Corothers
McGill, Gertrude Hank           25 Dec 1887     30 Oct 1962     Daughter of Billie Hank and Sallie Thompson
McGill, James                   17 Sep 1897     02 Apr 1961     Son of Sandy McGill and Florence Brown
                                                                World War I veteran
McGill, James Garfield          25 Dec 1892     09 May 1965
Menifee, Adam                   18 Dec 1941     07 Dec 1942     Son of Adam Menifee and Aguster Kindle
Menifee, Andrew                 16 Jul 1929     02 Aug 1969     Son of James Menifee and Mattie Jones
Menifee, Annie Lee Sims         04 Dec 1895     13 Mar 1967     Daughter of Ashley Sims and Kitty Curtis
Menifee, Arch                   16 Aug 1880     15 Sep 1953     Son of Jeff Menifee and Ludie Doaks
Menifee, Arch, Jr.              10 May 1921     09 Dec 1956     Son of Arch Menifee, Sr. and Annie Lee Sims
Menifee, Corene Andrews         09 Feb 1910     05 May 1947     Daughter of Joshua Andrews and Helen Knox
Menifee, Elnora Andrews                1927     30 May 1944     Daughter of Josh Andrews and Helen Knox
Menifee, Green                  10 Jun 1871     20 Jul 1943     Son of Bob and Sarah Menifee
Menifee, Jossie Richard         25 Nov 1899     03 Jul 1953     Daughter of Lewis Richard and Rachiel Isam
Menifee, Lyn                           1891     02 Oct 1944     Son of Lyn Menifee, Sr. and Sarah
Menifee, Lynn                          1871     19 Jun 1948     Son of Bob Menifee and Sarah Banks
Menifee, Marvin                 06 Oct 1951     01 Jun 1952     Son of Arthur Menifee and Ora Mosie
Menifee, Mary Etel              17 Jan 1948     10 Jul 1956     Daughter of Willie Menifee and Essie Mae Tunsel
Menifee, Ollie                  25 Dec 1886     06 Mar 1961     Son of Jeff Menifee and Ludie Dokes
Menifee, Riley                  14 Oct 1889     02 Jan 1962     Son of Green Menifee and Nannie Brown
Menifee, Simon                  10 Jul 1901     02 Mar 1961     Son of Green Menifee and Nannie Brown
Menifee, T. V.                         1919     29 Jun 1939     Son of Lynn Menifee and Mary Doaks
Menifee, Willie Clayton, Jr.    26 May 1951     10 Nov 1951     Son of Willie Clayton Menifee and Essie Mae Tunsel
Mitchell, Adlay McGill          15 Jul 1918     12 May 1957     Daughter of Major McGill and Bessie Maxey
Mitchell, Ida Hank              07 Aug 1883     28 Dec 1969     Daughter of Bill Hank
Parker, Ella Williams           22 Jun 1894     15 May 1964     Daughter of John Williams and Frances Bowens
Parker, Jessie                  01 Jan 1881     15 Feb 1960     Son of Wiley Parker and Eugenia Bookman
Pratt, Bertha                                   30 Jan 1929     Daughter of Grant Henson and Clarecy Gilbert; age about 21
Pratt, Grady                    02 May 1890     17 Jun 1931     Son of Riley Pratt and Martha Menifee
Pratt, Lena                     08 Dec 1902     02 Jun 1938     Daughter of Riley Pratt and Martha Menifee
Pratt, Martha Menifee           23 Jul 1870     30 Jan 1952     Daughter of Bob Menifee and Sarah Banks; wife of Riley Pratt
Pratt, Riley                    16 Aug          29 Aug 1957     Son of Will Mitchell and Deana Pratt
Rivers, Arthur                  02 Jun 1901     11 Mar 1964     Son of Love Rivers and Lucendia Curtis
Rivers, Mandy Boring            11 Jun 1898     08 May 1936     Daughter of Jim Boring and Eula Day; wife of Arthur Rivers
Rivers, Odessa                  30 Apr 1928     04 Jul 1951     Daughter of Arther Rivers and Amanda Brown
Roan, Lillie Pearl Barns        12 Aug 1896     29 Nov 1968     Daughter of Ben Barns and Laura Allen
Sims, A. B.                     19 Sep 1897     29 May 1952     Son of Anthony Sims and Kitty Curtis
Sims, Annie Mae                 15 Jun 1905     05 Dec 1970     Daughter of Francis Brown
Sims, Antony                    26 Jun 1883     02 May 1953 
Smith, Lewis                    30 Nov 1929     02 Jun 1930     Son of Mary Lou Smith
Stower, Gency Hawks             06 Nov 1887     13 Jul 1969     Daughter of Bill Hawks and Sallie Thomas
Stowers, Aaron                  29 Jan 1896     22 Nov 1931     Son of Wash Stowers
Stowers, Cansadie J. Edwards    15 Jun 1890     21 Jan 1970     Daughter of Stephen Edwards and Louisa Bradley
Stowers, Emanuel                15 Jan 1872     26 Feb 1930     Son of Adam Stower and Rilda Allen     
Stowers, Lucy                   24 Dec 1886     29 Aug 1948     Daughter of Adam Stowers and Rildie Ann Allen
Stowers, Randolph               14 Oct 1892     12 Dec 1956     Son of Emanuel Stowers and Hattie Baldwin
Stribling, Irving               07 Aug 1898     24 Feb 1967     Son of Hamable Stribling and Ida Hanks
Taliaferro, Wymon               08 Feb 1897     15 May 1931     Son of James Taliaferro and Jane Doakes
Taylor, Pearl Menifee                  1915     15 Dec 1938     Daughter of Lynn Menifee
                                                                Wife of Jim Taylor
Thomas, Alleane Knox            09 Jun 1906     14 Oct 1959     Daughter of Lee Knox and Willie Tollie Farrell
Thomas, Mattie L.               27 Oct 1918     07 Feb 1974     Daughter of Eugene Roan and Lillie Pearl Allen
Washington, Ebbie               28 Sep 1883     28 May 1951     Son of Rosie Lee Washington
Washington, Irine Stowers       26 Jul 1894     12 Feb 1961     Daughter of Emanuel Stowers and Hattie Baldwin
White, Coreal Washington        17 Aug 1913     23 Oct 1955     Daughter of Ebbie Washington and Callie Menifee
Williams, Bill                  10 Jul 1876     29 Mar 1947     Son of Harry and Sarah Williams
Williams, Charlie               11 Oct 1900     25 Dec 1958     Son of Charlie Williams and Anna Jackson
Williams, Elvira Menifee        15 Mar 1879     02 Dec 1944     Daughter of Lynn Menifee and Nervis Sneed
Williams, Hattie Shannon        12 Jun 1888     14 Dec 1942     Daughter of Nealy Shannon and Lizzie Sneed
Williams, Ira                          1923     05 Mar 1944     Son of Jessie Lee Williams and Arzulla Goree
Williams, Jencie Knox           06 Jun 1888     17 Jun 1974     Daughter of Tom Knox and Mattie Doaks
Williams, Johnnie                  Sep 1895     15 Mar 1943     Daughter of John Williams and Fannie Bowen
Williams, Nellie Haney Brown    13 Dec 1893     24 Oct 1965     Daughter of Peter Brown and Rose Washington
Williams, Phillis Jean          13 Feb 1944     10 Mar 1945     Daughter of Eddie Williams and Eveline Johnson
Williams, Sallie Kate Pratt     02 Jan 1896     06 Sep 1957     Daughter of Riley Pratt and Martha Menifee
Williams, Willie                15 Sep 1909     07 Apr 1947     Son of John Williams and Fannie Bowens

Submitted by Eleanor Colson

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