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Yellow Dirt Church Cemetery

Located inside the fences
of Wansley Power Plant
near Franklin, Georgia.



The power plant is a very secured place. You have to stop at Gate and a
security guard escorts you to the cemetery.

Latitude N 33 25' 03.49 Longitude W 85 02' 11.90

Copied by Marijohn & Jackie Russell from tombstones at the cemetery. And complied by Jackie Russell.
This is only a partial listing of cemetery.

RESEARCHING GRIMES SURNAME AND POSSIBLE ALLIED SURNAMES ONLY

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1

4 sided Grimes Marker

2

Travis Grimes
b. 11 October 1822
d. 14 February 1890

3

Ruth B Grimes
b. 25 May 1824
d. 05 December 1892

4

Mary Grimes
b. 24 March 1858
d. 10 December 1904

5

Jackson double marker

6

Thomas J Jackson, Sr.
b. 18 February 1810
d. 30 August 1886

7

Lucy Ann S Jackson
b. 16 May 1818
d. 21 August 1913

9

Jackson marker - CSA

10

Thomas J Jackson
1841 - 1931

11

Fannie C. Jackson
1847 - 1913

12

Joseph Wheeler Davis
b. 23 February 1871 d. 29 May 1937
and wife
Sarah L Rooks
b. 10 January 1889 d. 30 July 1971

14

Ella P Jackson
Wife of J H Jackson
1861 - 1906

13

Deura A Jackson
b. 08 December 1895
d. 21 March 1886

15

Frank P Jackson
b. 12 June 1889
d. 01 April 1890

Here are some extra pictures I took at the cemetery.
Sometimes when you are cemetery hopping you can't help but notice unique markers.

17

This marker towers over this part of cemetery

18

Carrie L Thompson
wife of J W Davis
b. 07 March 1876
d. 05 April 1909

19

Right side of old church

20

Across the road and towers this part of cemetery

21

Jospeh Summerlin
b. 07 January 18"
d. 27 March 1924
Has a Navy emblem

22

Left side of old church

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