Red River County
Hopewell Cemetery 25 Sep 1882",,"This cemetery is located in the northeast quadrant of Red River County, Texas. GPS COORDINATES: Datum WGS84: 33 Deg 43.806N, 95 Deg 01.532W. From the Negley fire tower on Hwy 37, take CR 3117 east to Hopewell Church, 2.2 miles, then continue south for another 5/10 mile. The cemetery entrance is at the end of the road. The oldest marked burial is that of Sammie Thomes who died 25 Sep 1882. This cemetery was surveyed by Lawrence and Sue Dale on 24 Jan 1999. We visited the site again on 7 Dec 2003 and took the GPS readings. We also did a re walk of the cemetery adding new burials and noting marker changes."