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BOSWELL-CARTER CEMETERY, (Ardmore Ridge Rd) GILES COUNTY, TENNESSEE
This cemetery sprang up around the nearby
Union Hill Baptist Church. It is still active but moved to Union Hill Road about 1 1/2 miles from its former location. See D. D Johnson listing for possible other church connections.

Mapping the Location

 

Area overview photos of the cemetery: 3034/3035/3036/3037


BOSWELL, H. L., son of L.B. & Ann Boswell
, 13 Feb 1855 - Died 1860 (date now unreadable, stone now crumbled to many pieces) footstone H.L.B.
3050C/3050/3051
BOSWELL, Infant of L. B. & Ann Boswell, 13 Dec 1859. (no other date)
3048
BOSWELL, Nancy Boswell, 28 Apr 1806 - 24 May 1888.
3043
BOSWELL, Ishmel Boswell, born (ca 1810) - died 8 March 1861, Aged 51 years.
3042
BOSWELL, L. B., 18 Mar 1836 - 24 May 1899 (Masonic emblem)
3040C/3040
BOSWELL, An, 8 Jun 1826 - 20 Mar 1897. 3041
BOSWELL, Infant son of J. M. & F.A. Boswell, b. & d. 25 Jan. 1887.
3081C/3081
BOSWELL, J.W., son of L.B. & Ann Boswell, 5 Sep 1854 - 13 Nov 1872.
3052
BOTTOM, Eva L., b. 6 Mar 1850 - (no other date); Listing from the Giles Co Cem. book. stone not found in 2012. (It may be buried somewhere in the vicinity).
BOTTOM, Eva L., wife of G. B. Bottoms, 8 Apr 1858 - 14 Feb 1883. Earth has no sorrows heaven cannot heal.
3086C/3086
BOTTOM, Forest B., son of G.B. & E.L. Bottoms, 11 Nov 1881 - 19 Feb 1882.(surname spelled without the s.) 3085C/3085
BROADWAY, Eddie, Infant son of A.J. & S.J. Broadway, 25 Dec 1901 - 3 Jan 1902. We will meet again
3044C/3044
BROADWAY, John F., 16 May 1882 - 8 Aug 1883, age 14 Months. 3046C/3046
CARTER, Sallie Bray, wife of L.B. Carter, 14 Feb 1819 - 16 Oct 1891. At Rest.
3059C/3059
CARTER, L. B.(Little Berry), 13 Jan 1812 - 24 Dec 1883.
3058C/3058
CARTER, Roy W., son of J J. & Mattie Carter, 16 Dec 1876 - 13 Nov 1878.
3055C/3055/3057
CARTER, N. E., dau. of L.B. & Sallie Carter, 26 Apr 1853 - 7 Aug 1855.
3056C/3056/3057
CARTER, L. C., dau. of L.B. & Sallie Carter, 18 Apr 1851 - 25 Sep 1858.
3053C/3053
CARTER, Johnnie Lou, 18 Feb 1872 - 24 Jul 1873.
3062C/3062
CARTER, John R., 20 Sep 1838 - 5 Aug 1871.
(Masonic Symbol) 3061C/3061
CARTER, R. (Richard) V., 16 May 1838 - 28 Feb 1864.
3045C/3045
CORPIER, J. E., son of W.A. & S.I. Corpier, 27 Jul 1874 - 8 Feb 1880.
3054C/3054
HARGROVE, Susan Anna, died 29 Feb 1887, Aged 41 years.
3094/3091
HARGROVE, Thomas Ishmael, Jun 1865 - Jun 1880.
3095/3091
HARGROVE, Jim, died 19 Oct 1885, Aged 40 years
3093/3091
HOLLAND, In memory of two infants of H.H.& A. M. Holland, b. & d. 12 Dec 1886.
Sleep on sweet babes take thy rest. God called thee home He thought it best. 3071/two footstones with initials "H": 3087
JOHNSON, D. D., 14 Aug 1815 - 10 Dec 1887.
Go home my friends dry up your tears. I will lie here until Christ appears. His name will be remembered. He wose a Primitiv Baptist. 3101C/3101
JOHNSON, Millie Bray, wife of D. D. Johnson, 19 May 1815 - 2 August 1895.
3102
MALONE, Miley, 31 Jul 1869. No other date legible. 1869 likely to be the death date. (fieldstone with hand inscription - not clear) Inscription per John Cribbs: "MILEY MALONE; WAS BO JULY 31; 1869 DIED."
  3080C/3079/3080
MALONE, Beth J., was born Jan 18 1880 - Died Oct 29 18. . . . (fieldstone with hand inscription - not clear) Inscription per John Cribbs:" BETH MALONE; WAS BORN; JANUARY 18, 1880; DIED..." Illegible 3077C/3077/3078/3076
MALONE, B. F., 23 March 1843 - 2 February, 1904.
3084C/3084
SCOTT, Dovie A., dau. of J.C. & N.A. Scott, 1 Aug 1883 - 2 Jul 1884.
3099
SCOTT, Nancy A., 12 Jul 1852 - 16 Jul 1896.
3097
SCOTT, James C., 5 Feb 1844 - 27 Oct 1907.
In thee, O Lord, I have put my trust. 3098
SCOTT, Infant children of W. R. & M. L. Scott, b & d 10 Jun 1901.Gone to be an Angel.
3100
VANHOOZER, Sallie F., 1809 - 13 Jul 1900. Foot marker - S. F. V.. How desolate our household bereft of thee.
3069
VANHOOZER, Macy C., son of Jacob & Jane Vanhoozer,31 Jan 1869 - 6 Sep 1890.
Gone but not forgotten. 3070
VANHOOZER, J. (Jacob), 20 Sep 1820 - 28 May 1880.
3068C/3068

 
Several fieldstones or grave sinks, no inscriptions - other unmarked Graves.
3038/3039/3047/3063/3064/3065/3066/3067/3072/3074/3075/3082/3083/3088/3090/3092/3096
Unknown head or footstone base: 3060



Sources: Visited and photographed by C. Wayne Austin 14 May 2012 with the help of John Cribbs.  Typing by Faye Bradford.  Added here 17 May  2012 by C. Wayne Austin..  This cemetery is also listed on page 39-40 of the Giles coun County Cemetery book by the Historical Society, 1986. However we found some corrections and additions.