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ELKRIDGE CEMETERY, LYNNVILLE, GILES COUNTY TENNESSEE, Hwy 129 east
Black Section - North across Highway 129 upon the bank on a ledge

Views of the black section of the Cemetery


BOYD, Felix C., 8 Jul 1889 - 30 Jan 1953.

BOYD, Solomon S., 1880 - 1964.
BOYD, Florence, 25 Dec 1883 - 12 Aug 1935.
BOYD, Columbus, 1844 - 1934.
BOYD, Harriet d. 1920.
BOYD, Robert E., 1943 - 1970.
McCLURE, Hattie B., 1883 - 1958.
UNKNOWN, grave, no stone no name or dates.
UNKNOWN, graves, marked with fieldstones.

Others known to be interred here, from the Giles County Tennessee Historical Society list:
Boyd, Bessie Lee
Boyd, Ella, 1872 - 1897
Boyd, John, 1869 - 1938
Boyd, Sadie M., 1905 - 1908
Britton, Charles Edward, 1949 - 3 Sep 1980.
Calbert, Jennie
Chiles, Joe
Chiles, Pinkie Murphy
Edmondson, Tom
Edmondson, Estelle
Furgeson, Gus
Furgeson, Martha Jane
Griffis, Harris
Griffis, Mackie
Jackson, Charles
Jackson, Mary
Jones, Thornton
Murphy, George
Murphy, Ida Mae
Simmons, Merret
Thomas, Betsy
Walker, Joe Green
Walker, John
Walker, Neeley
Walker, Roe
Walker, Wallace.
Woods, Esquire
Woods, Felix
Woods, Ora

Lynnville: Old Uncle David Coffee, col'd a good old negro, died on last Wednesday night and was buried on Thursday at Elk Ridge.  [From the Pulaski Citizen 14 Feb 1895 reprinted in the July 2009 edition of the Giles County Historical Society bulletin]