Hopkins County, TX | Cemeteries

Last modified: 4 JUL 2010

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VIRTUAL CEMETERIES
Visit my Stewart Cemetery, a virtual cemetery online at FindAGrave.com. Building a virtual cemetery is a way to consolidate all your family graves in one place and connect them by their relationships. Check it out - it's very cool. If you build one for your family in Hopkins County, send me the link and I'll include it here.


Aiguier Cemetery, Tira, Hopkins County, TX
Hwy 19 N from Sulphur Springs, at Birthright turn left to FM 71. Take next right hand turn, go through Addran community, then take the first left hand turn. Cemetery will be on your left.

Arbala Cemetery

Armstrong (Armstrong-Bennett) Cemetery - See Bennett Cemetery

Banks Cemetery
From the Sulphur Springs town square, take Hwy 154 north to Birthright. At Birthright turn left on FM road 71 to Peerless. This Cemetery is hard to find, and it would be best to ask someone in the Peerless community as to its location. It lies in a pasture on the left side of the road between Peerless and Emblem.

Barker Cemetery
located in the Greenview community. The Cemetery is located in a pasture, and one should stop in the community and ask for directions. To get to Greenview community, take Hwy 19 south from Interstate Hwy. 30, turn right on FM road 1567 which runs through the Greenview community going to Miller Grove.

Bennett Cemetery (Armstrong-Bennett) - Located 3.3 miles East of Dike, Tx of CR 3523

Black Oak Cemetery (Black) - From I-30 turn south on 154, at first red light, turn left on hwy 11, turn right on FM road 69. You will pass the Galilee Cemetery on your right, keep going till you come to the Black Oak Church on your right. Both black and white Cemeteryes will be on the church grounds. White Cemetery is first, and the black Cemetery joins it on the south.

Black Oak Cemetery (White) - From I-30 turn south on 154, at first red light, turn left on hwy 11, turn right on FM road 69. You will pass the Galilee Cemetery on your right, keep going till you come to the Black Oak Church on your right. Both black and white Cemeteryes will be on the church grounds. White Cemetery is first, and the black Cemetery joins it on the south.

Bone Cemetery
Located on FM 1567 near Miller Grove. From Sulphur Springs take Hwy. 19 south to FM 1567, it is approximately 7 miles down on the left, between CR 1142 (on right) and CR 1149 (on left). Cemetery is in the back of the pasture on the current Culbertson land. Ask anyone in Miller Grove for directions.

Brashear Cemetery

Caney Cemetery
Off  FM 269 in SE Hopkins County

Causey / (Old Smith) Cemetery
Cemetery is located in Dike community. Go east from Sulphur Springs, on I 30, turn left on 69 to the Dike community. Cemetery is located on the Ed Bennett land in Dike.

Clapp Cemetery
Take Hwy 19 to Birthright, turn left on 4760, turn right on 1769, Cemetery will be on your left, next to barn.

Clifton Cemetery
Just over the Hopkins County line into Rains County. It contains the remains of many Hopkins County residents.

Combs Cemetery
From I 30, turn right on Hwy 19, turn right on FM Road 1567 to Miller Grove. The Cemetery is located in a pasture, on land known as the Truman Renshaw place. Best to ask someone in Miller Grove how to get to it.

Como Cemetery
located on Hwy 11 going southeast from Sulphur Springs in Como.

Connor Cemetery
From the downtown Sulphur Springs Square, take Hwy 19 north, turn right on FM Road 1537, turn left on FM road 69. After going through Dike community, watch for Connor Cemetery sign that will be on your left, turn right to Cemetery.

Cumby Cemetery
Located just north east of the town site.

Deaton Cemetery
From I 30, go south on Hwy 19, turn right on FM road 1146. To get to this Cemetery one has to go through one pasture and through a gate into another pasture. People in that area knows where it is. Stop and get help. The Cemetery was well kept, with many graves mound with dirt but no stones. Has a fence around it. This Cemetery is very near, if not in, Rains county.

East Caney Cemetery
Located just off I 30 about half between Sulphur Springs and Weaver exit. From I 30, turn south on FM Road 2341, turn left on 3338, right on 3345. The old section will be on the left and the new section on the right of the road.

Emblem Cemetery

Forest Academy Cemetery

Fowler Cemetery
From I 30 turn south on Hwy 154, at light turn left on Hwy 11, you will pass Como, turn right on FM road 69, turn left on County Road 2426, you will pass, on your right, County Road 2423, stay on 2426, it will make a wide right turn, and the Cemetery will be in a pasture on your right along a dividing pasture fence. If you come to FM road 2423 on your right, which has cut back into 2426, you have gone too far. You may not be able to see this Cemetery from the road.

Fox Cemetery
Located one mile west, southwest, of Union Cemetery

Gafford Chapel Cemetery
Take Highway 11 from Sulphur Springs to Commerce, Cemetery will be on the left. Can be seen from the highwa.

Gage Cemetery
located on Mitchell Creek, in Hopkins county, south of Sulphur Bluff. It is now known as the Mitchell Creek Cemetery.

Galilee - Coffee Cemetery
From I-30 turn south on 154, at first red light, turn left on hwy 11, turn right on FM road 69. You will see the Galilee Cemetery on your right .

Gamblin Cemetery
From I 30, take Hwy 154 south, at light turn left on Hwy 11, turn right on 1567, a little ways down this road the Cemetery will be on your right, just off the road. Chain link fence around it.

Garoutte Cemetery
From Cumby,Texas, take FM Road 275 north, take first right hand turn, Cemetery will be found on the right hand side of road, can be seen from road. Has tall fence around it.

Graham Cemetery
Cemetery located north of Sulphur Springs, in the Old Tarrant community. Take Hwy 19 to Old Tarrant. There will be a State Historical Marker on the left hand side of road. Park car there and enter pasture there. Go straight back to next fence, and the one stone will be in the joiningpasture, if it is still there.

Gregg Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs Square go north on Hwy 154, turn right on FM Road 71, turn left on FM 69, Cemetery will be on the right behind a house. A private road leads to the house.

Greenpond Cemetery - From I 30, take Hwy 154 south, at first red light, turn left on Hay 11, turn right on FM road 1567, turn left 2324, Cemetery is beside the church.

Greenview Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery
located in the eastern part of Hopkins County.  From I 30, going east from Sulphur Springs, turn right (south) on FM road 900 to Greenwood community. A church will be on the right and behind the church is the Greenwood Cemetery.

Hackleman Cemetery
located north side of I 30, after you pass the FM Road 369 , in a pasture. One would have to stop in the area and ask for directions.

Hargrave Cemetery - See Old Hargrave Cemetery

Hays Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs, take Hwy 19, North, to Birthright, take FM Road 71 to Peerless. Go through Peerless, take second left hand turn. The Cemetery will be way back in a pasture, in a grove of trees. Said to be on Old Lindley land. One should stop in Peerless and get help.

Harmony Cemetery
At Sulphur Springs, on I 30, turn south on Hwy 154, at red light turn left on Hwy 11, after passing Pickton, turn left on County Road 401. Cemetery will be on your left

Hurley Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs, at I 30, take Hwy 154, south, turn left on FM Road1567, towards Rielly Springs. Turn left on 2436 - the Cemetery will be on your right, a little ways up this road. One might have to stop and ask about it.

Irons Cemetery
Take Hwy 19 north to Birthright, turn left on FM Road 4760 toward Beckham community. This Cemetery is on the right hand side of road, located between the first and second right hand turns, after turning left on FM 4760. It is located due east of the Clapp Cemetery, in a pasture. Very hard to locate, only two graves, chain link fence around them.

Ishmael Cemetery
From I 30, go south on Hwy 19, turn left on County Road 1165. A yellow house will be on your right, and the Cemetery will be on your left. There is a fence running down the middle of the Cemetery. Part of the Cemetery is on land owned by Brody Koon. NO STONES WITH NAMES OR DATES.

Johnson Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs, go west on the north service road along I 30. After you pass the Brashear exit, still stay on the service road. Look for a large two story home on your right, setting back in a pasture. Windows are all missing.  Can see it real well. Looking at the house, the Cemetery would be on your right in the joining pasture, in a grove of trees.

Johnson Chapel Cemetery
Cemetery located south of Sulphur Springs, on the old Lanier farm.  If one stops at the Interstate Body Shop, located on the north service road, along Interstate 30, they can point one in the right direction. It's behind this shop in a pasture.

Liberty Cemetery
From I 30 turn south on Hwy 19, turn left on FM 1567. Cemetery will be on your left.

Lindley Cemetery
Take Hwy19 north from Sulphur Springs. Turn left on FM 71, turn right on County Road 4775. After passing oil derrick on left, which has a road going to it, take the next left hand turn through pasture; at barn there is a gate. After going through gate, go to the right and one will soon see Cemetery.

Long Cemetery
I 30, at Cumby, turn south (right) on County Road 4131, turn left on County Road 4120, turn right on County Road 1126, Cemetery will be on the left.

Long Family Cemetery
From I 30 turn south on Hwy 154, at light turn left on Hwy 11. You will go through the communities of Como and Pickton. Turn right on County Road 2401. Cemetery will be on your right. Has a fence around it.

Mahoney Cemetery
from Sulphur Springs drive seven miles East on I 30 to exit 131 (Farm Road 69). Turn North and go three  miles on Farm Road 69 to County Road 1635. Turn East and drive aprox. 3/10 mile. The church building and the Cemetery are on the North side of the road.

Martin Springs Cemetery
From I 30, you turn south on Hwy 154, turn left on Hwy 11 to Martin Springs, and Cemetery will be on your left. Can be seen from the road.

McFall Cemetery
From the Sulphur Springs square, go north on Hwy 19 to Birthright, turn right on FM road 71 to Nelta. The Cemetery is located on the east side of Nelta, on the left side of the road, in a pasture. Stop and ask. Can not be seen from the road.

Melton Cemetery
From I 30 turn south on Hwy 154. This Cemetery lies on the left side of the Hwy, several yards back from the Hwy, next to brick home. It has a chain link fence around it. If you reach the Rest Lawn Memorial Cemetery on the right of the Hwy, you have missed the small Melton Cemetery.

Miller Grove Cemetery
From I 30, take Hwy 19, south. Turn right on FM 1567. Turn right on 275, Cemetery will be on your left, in Miller Grove. Coming from Dallas on I 30, one can turn south (right) on 275. One will need to be on the south service road, at Cumby

Mitchell Creek Cemetery
located south of Sulphur Bluff, on banks of Mitchell Creek.  There is no easy way to tell how to get to you. It lies sourth of the Westerman Cemetery, which is located near the Gas Refinery, not a working refinery now.

Montgomery Cemetery
From I 30 turn right on Hwy 19, turn right on FM Road 1567 to Miller Grove, turn left on FM Road 275, turn right on County Road 1138, turn right on County Road 1139. The Cemetery is near a house on the left hand side of road. Ask about the Cemetery at this house. Cemetery is on land known as the Juanita Corbet land.

Morgan Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs Square, go north on Hwy 154, turn right on FM Road 1536, turn left on County Road 3612. Stop at house on right and ask about Cemetery.

Mt Sterling Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs go North on highway 154 aprox. four miles. Turn right on Farm Road 1537. Go aprox. four miles to North Liberty church, turn North on County Road 3511, then to chapel on East side of road - approx. 1/8 mile. The old part of the Cemetery is on the North side of chapel - new part is on the South.

Mt Zion Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County, Texas, take Texas Hwy. 11 West for about 15 miles Cemetery will be on South side of highway. From Commerce, Hunt County, Texas, take Texas Hwy. 11 East for about five miles Cemetery is on South side of highway. From I-30, Cumby, Hopkins County, Texas, take Hwy. 275 North for six miles to Texas Hwy. 11 and go East about one mile and Cemetery is on South side of highway.

Nelta Cemetery

Newberry Cemetery

New Hope Cemetery
From I-30, take Highway 19 south, take the first left hand turn, County Road 1106, being a gravel road, then turn at the next right hand turn, the Cemetery will be on your left. Look for house trailers on the right, and on the left there will be a metal gate with above written: New Hope Cemetery.

Oakland Cemetery
From I 30, turn north on FM road 2653, you will pass through Ridgeway, stay on 2653.  You will come to the Oakland church. The road going to the Cemetery is next to this church. You will be going through some gates, across some pastures to get to the Cemetery.

Odd Fellows Cemetery

Old Campground Cemetery
Leaving Sulphur Springs, going west on Hwy 11 to Commerce, Texas, one will come to the community Ridgeway. Passing Ridgeway, go to FM road 3124, to right hand turn. Stop and ask. The Cemetery lies a little way up the road, on the right hand side in a pasture.

Old Gregg Cemetery
I can't find anything on this cemetery. If you know something about it, please contact me.

Old Hargrave Cemetery
Take Hwy 19 North from Sulphur Springs, right on FM road 71, which goes to Nelta. Just before one gets to Nelta, turn left on FM 1536, take 2nd left hand road, oil top. After going over a bridge, at the top of the hill, the graves will be on the right, in a pasture

Old Morgan Cemetery
I can't find anything on this cemetery. If you know something about it, please contact me.

Old Shirley Cemetery
located south of Sulphur Springs. Take Hwy 19 south to Shirley community. Turn right on County Road 1116. The Old Shirley Cemetery is located on down the road , a little ways past the New Shirley Cemetery, on the left hand side of road, behind house #925..

Old Tarrant Cemetery
located about 4 miles north of Sulphur Springs.  From the Sulphur Springs town square go north on Hwy 19. Right after you pass FM road 1537, on your right, slow down, the next right turn is road leading to Cemetery. It is easy pass this road before you see it. The Cemetery sign is on the left side of the road, just across from where you turn.

Peerless Cemetery
located in the northwest part of the county in the Peerless community. Coming into Hopkins County from the west, on I 30, turn left on FM Rd 2653. Rd 2653 runs into 71stay right on 71. Turn left on 4755 to Peerless. Cemetery will be on your right.

Pickton Cemetery

Pine Forest Cemetery - at FindAGrave.com

Pine Hill Cemetery
located in the eastern part of Hopkins County on FM road 3019. From I 30, take 154 south, at 1st red light, turn left on Hwy 11. You will go through the communities of Como and Pickton, before coming to 3019, turn left. This Farm to Market road is nearly on the Hopkins - Franklin county line. Cemetery will be on your right.

Pippin and Hill Cemetery

Pleasant Grove Cemetery (aka Plunkett Cemetery)

Pleasant Hill (African American) - From I 30, turn south on 2297, turn right on 1176, one will run into 1175 turn right, church and Cemetery will be your left.

Plunket - Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Located between Sulphur Springs and Cumby. One has to be on the north service road, along I-30, going west from Sulphur Springs, and Cemetery sign will be located on the service road.

Posey Cemetery
located in the northwest part of the county. From the Sulphur Springs town square take Hwy 154 north to Birthright. At Birthright, turn left on FM Road 71. The Cemetery will be on the right in the Posey Community. Can be seen from the road.

Proctor Cemetery - See Bone Cemetery

Reilly Springs Cemetery

Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery - at FindAGrave.com

Richland Cemetery

Ridgeway Cemetery - at FindAGrave.com

Robertson Cemetery

Rockdale Cemetery - at FindAGrave.com

Ross Cemetery

Rushing Cemetery

[Old] Saltillo Cemetery - FindAGrave.com

Sandifer Cemetery (African American) - located in the Sandfield Community, and the church there is called Independence.

Self Cemetery, Tira, Hopkins County, TX
located on the Lawrence Goldsmith land, on Hwy 19, just north of the Birthright community. Cemetery is in a pasture.

Seymore Cemetery - at FindAGrave.com

Shirley Cemetery
Located south of Sulphur Springs. Take Hwy 19 south to Shirley community. Turn right on County Road 1116. The is located down the road on the left - you'll see a sign and a small white building.

Shooks Chapel Cemetery - at FindAGrave.com

Smith (Old) Cemetery - See Causey Cemetery

Spence Cemetery
Located between the 131 and 130 mile marker on I-30 in Hopkins Co. It is between the interstate and the access road.   This tiny Cemetery is called "Spence Cemetery" by local people though there is no sign at the Cemetery.

Stephens Cemetery
located in south part of Hopkins County. From I 30, turn south on FM Road 2297, turn left on County Road 1176. This road dead ends. Talk to the people in the red brick house on how to get to the Cemetery, across their pasture.

Stewart Cemetery
located in the west central part of Hopkins county.  Take Hwy 11 west from Sulphur Springs to Ridgeway. At Ridgeway, turn right on Farm Road 2653, turn left on County Road 738, turn right on County Road 741. The Cemetery will be a little ways down this road on your right and cannot be seen from the road. If you go to another right hand turn, you have gone too far.

St Luke Cemetery (African American) - From I 30, take Hwy 19 north, which will be loop around Sulphur Springs. Turn left on FM Road 2285. After passing behind the dam, turn right on 4762. The Cemetery will be on your left, behind St. Luke's church. The Cemetery is well kept and has a nice fence around it.

Stouts Creek Cemetery
located in the eastern part of Hopkins County.  From I-30, you go north on FM Road 900 to Saltillo, turn left on Hwy 67. Stouts Creek direction marker will be on your left. Cannot see Cemetery from the highway.

Sulphur Bluff Cemetery (New)
From the downtown Sulphur Springs public square take Hwy 19N approx 10 miles to Birthright. At Birthright turn right on FM 71. Follow FM 71 abt 12 miles to Sulphur Bluff. The Cemetery is on the left side of FM 71 at the eastern edge of downtown Sulphur Bluff.

Sulphur Bluff Cemetery (Old)
From the downtown Sulphur Springs public square take Hwy 19N approx 10 miles to Birthright. At Birthright turn right on FM 71. Follow FM 71 abt 12 miles to Sulphur Bluff. The Cemetery is on the left side of FM 71 at the eastern edge of downtown Sulphur Bluff.

Sulphur Bluff Cemetery (Original Listing)
From the downtown Sulphur Springs public square take Hwy 19N approx 10 miles to Birthright. At Birthright turn right on FM 71. Follow FM 71 abt 12 miles to Sulphur Bluff. The Cemetery is on the left side of FM 71 at the eastern edge of downtown Sulphur Bluff.

Sulphur Springs Cemetery

Sunny Point Cemetery
From I 30, turn south on County Road 4132. This county road is nearly on the Hunt County line. From 4132, turn left on County Road 4133, Cemetery will be on your left. Can see it from the road.

Tira Cemetery

Union Cemetery

Waggoner Cemetery
located on the road leading south of Peerless. The Cemetery lies in a pasture on the west side of the road. A few barns are very near it; Cemetery just a little north and west of these barns, on a hill.

Weaver Cemetery

Welch Cemetery
From Sulphur Springs, take Hwy 19; after passing Miller Grove cut-off, take the 4th right hand turn. Just a little ways down this road, on the left hand side, in the pasture, on a hill, is the Cemetery.

Westerman Cemetery
located in the northwest of part of Hopkins County. From the Sulphur Springs square take Hwy 154 north to Birthright, turn right on FM 71 to Sulphur Bluff community, after passing Sulphur Bluff, turn right on County Road 3545. Some ways down this road, on the left, you find a gas refinery, no longer in use. The Cemetery is in front of this refinery.

Williams and Wilson Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery
located south of Sulphur Springs, on Hwy 19., located on the east side of Hwy., in a pasture. If one goes to Miller Grove cut-off road, then one has past it.

Winterfield Cemetery - at FindAGrave.com

Wise and Clifton Cemetery
South from Sulphur Springs on Hwy 19, to Fm 1567. this being the way to Miller Grove. Turn right on FM road 3389. The Cemetery is on what is known as the Gore farm. Stop and ask.

Woodland Cemetery
Located in the southeast part of county. Going in to Sulphur Springs on I-30 take Hwy 154 south, at red light, turn left on Hwy 11. After passing Cumby, turn left on County Road 2333, on this road, the Cemetery will be on your left.