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HEREFORD CEMETERY-LINCOLN COUNTY TENNESSEE
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Area View: 8587,8588,8589,8590,8611,8652,8653,8654,8655,8673,8674,8675,8676,8700,8701,8702,8703,8704,8705,8706,8707,8708,8709,8710
Old decaying House - other side of cemetery - at one time substantial in size and value. Center based chimney allowed cooking from a wood fired cooking stove prior to electricity: 8672

BLOUNT, Katherine Storey, 7 Jul 1892 - 29 Aug 1919. 8645
CHRISTOPHER, Margaret A. Edward, 17 Jul 1888 - 19 Nov 1912. wife of J. E. Christopher. How much of Joy how much of light Is buried with my darling wife.
8646
CURTIS, Albert S., 1 Jun 1870 - 23 Aug 1951. (shares stone with Nora B. Curtis.)
8612
CURTIS, Anna, 16 May 1884 - 8 Aug 1961.
8609
CURTIS, Mrs. A. C., 1899 - 1948.
no photo
CURTIS, Benton Smith, 17 Nov 1910 - 15 Dec 1933. "Safe in the arms of Jesus."
8610
CURTIS, Rev. C. C., (no dates).
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CURTIS, Charles Mays, 4 Feb 1866 - 19__(55). "Christ is our hope."
8635
CURTIS, Clarance, 28 Mar 1892 - 14 Jan 1951. "Save in the arms of Jesus." Footstone: "Father".
8665,8668
CURTIS, Don Roger, 1953 - 1953.
8616
CURTIS, Mrs. E. E., died 10 Jan 1893, age: 67 yrs., wife of Thomas Curtis.
no photo
CURTIS, Eldin H., 11 Mar 1911 - 31 May 1911. "Only Sleeping", "Son of A S. & Nora Curtis."
8640
CURTIS, Ella Mae, 30 Sep 1868 (no sign of grave). (shares stone with S. L. Curtis)
8644
CURTIS, Elmo, 1889 - 1930.
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CURTIS, Frank, d. 1934. (shares stone with Sarah Curtis.)
8670
CURTIS, Garlan, 1897 - 1939. Footstone: "Garland"
8667
CURTIS, George, 1903 - 1959.
no photo
CURTIS, Gertie H., 1908 - 1968.
8661
CURTIS, Harry Thorpe, 29 Jun 1909 - 27 Dec 1969.
8618
CURTIS, J. H., 16 Aug 1875 - 25 Aug 1946. (shares stone with Anna Curtis.)
8609
CURTIS, Jasper C., 10 Jan 1890 - 5 Feb 1913. (Note: stone broken in half dates under "Died" are missing. mb.)
8669
CURTIS, Lee Allen, 20 Jul 1926 - 27 Apr 1951.
8656
CURTIS, Lewis W., 14 Apr 1927 - prepared for future burial no date. Masonic Emblem. Footstone: "Lewis". (h/o and shares stone with Martha L. Curtis.)
8657
CURTIS, M. F., 10 Jan 1834 - 20 Sep 1908. "wife of W. S. Curtis."
8639
CURTIS, Margaret E. (Thorpe), 10 Apr 1880 - 30 Oct 1933. (w/o Tom J. Curtis,d/o Charley Thorpe & Amanda McCracken Thorpe.)
8617
CURTIS, Martha Estella, 20 Dec 1872 - 5 Nov 1938. (shares stone with Charles Mays Curtis.)
8635
CURTIS, Martha L., 18 Sep 1928 - 10 Oct 1993. Eastern Star Emblem. Together Forever. Married 1-4-1957." (wife of and shares stone with Lewis W. Curtis.)
8657
CURTIS, Martha V., 14 Feb 1867 - 14 Jan 1962. "Asleep in Jesus."
8664
CURTIS, Mary, 1911 - 1973.
no photo
CURTIS, Nora B., 3 May 1889 - 11 May 1946. (shares stone with Albert S. Curtis.)
8612
CURTIS, Nora B., 21 Aug 1896 - 13 Mar 1992. "Married Dec. 27, 1916." (w/o and shares stone with Roy D. Curtis.)
8659,8660
CURTIS, Roy D., 12 Nov 1893 - 13 Sep 1985. (h/o and shares stone with Nora B. Curtis [1896].)
8660
CURTIS, S. L., 16 Aug 1862 - 8 Aug 1945. "Asleep in Jesus." (shares stone with Ella Mae Curtis.)
8644
CURTIS, Sarah, 1870 - 1958. (shares stone with Frank Curtis.)
8670
CURTIS, Sarah J., 3 Mar 1845 - 14 Mar 1878. "Wife of R. J. Curtis". (shares stone with Infant son Curtis.)
8636
CURTIS, Infant, b & d 7 Nov 1870. "son of R. J. & S. J. Curtis."
8636
CURTIS, T. (Thomas) D., (19 Apr 1849) - died 12 Apr 1918. "aged 67 years." (s/o W.S. and Margaret Ann Russell Curtis.)
8641
CURTIS, Tom J., 6 Apr 1880 - 25 Sep 1960.
8617
CURTIS, W. S., 14 Nov 1823 - 10 Jun 1894.
8637
CURTIS, Wesley, 1866 - 1910.
8671
DRIVER, Price, 1861 - 1949. (Queen Ann F.H.).
no photo
DRIVER, Mollie, 1859 - 1955, (Queen Ann F.H.).
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DYER, Mrs. Alice, 1905 - 1968, (Mayberry F.H.).
no photo
EZELL, F. (Franklin) L. (Lafayette), 5 May 1830 - 6 Jun 1897. "age: 67 yrs, 1 mo, 1 day." (s/o LeMech Ezell & Laviina C Harwell Ezell)
8596
EZELL, Mary I., 7 May 1836 - 19 Oct 1908. "wife of T. L. Ezell.", "At rest". (d/o Josiah & Julia Ann Curtis McCracken.)
8594
EZELL, J. (Josiah) L., 14 Feb 1870 - 6 Aug 1929. (s/o Franklin LaFayette & Mary I. McCracken Ezell: store owner.)
8595,8593
EZELL, James Everette, 26 Nov 1901 - 12 Aug 1922. "Our Darling."
8591
EZELL, Margaret Lou Smith, (17 Aug ) 1870 - (6 Dec) 1944. (w/o Lem Ezell; Native of Lincoln Co., d/o late Dr. Theodore Gaines Smith & Virginia Moores Smith.)
8592,8589
FLYNN, Chrysteen Renee, 1972 - 19 Oct 2010.
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HARDIMAN, Louise M. Curtis, 27 Feb 1918 - 20 Jan 1992.
8658
HARNEY, Ora, 1885 - 1962.
8663
HEREFORD, John Will, 1872 - 1957. (shares stone with Tera M. Hereford.)
8606
HEREFORD, Tera M., 1880 - 1956.
8606
HEREFORD, Matthew Wilson, 25 Aug 1915 - 11 Oct 1917. "son of J. W. & T. M. Hereford. "
8607,8608
HEREFORD, Mattie, 25 Apr 1891 - 25 Mar 1892. (shares stone with Eva Hereford.)
8615
HEREFORD, Eva, 20 Sep 1893 - 20 Aug 1894.
8615
HEREFORD, Robert Strong, 19 Jul 1847 - 25 Dec 1929. (C.S.A. Robert S. Hereford, Lincoln Co. Tn. Soldiers Pension #S16312 4th Ala Cav. & Robert Strong Hereford, Giles Co. Tn. Widows Pension #W10979 filed for by Ella Robinson Hereford.)
8613
HEREFORD, Elizabeth McCracken, 21 Sep 1850 - 21 Jun 1906. (shares stone with Robert Strong Hereford.)
8613
JONES, Loney, 1896 - 1964.
8662
LEWIS, John Sam, 6 Oct 1850 - 12 Mar 1923. (h/o Mary Ellen Curtis Lewis. unmarked grave. ref: Jim Lewis.)
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LEWIS, Mary Ellen Curtis Lewis, 114 Apr 1854 - Feb 1925. (w/o John Sam Lewis. unmarked grave. ref. Jim Lewis.)
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MASSEY, Theo, 1887 - 1955.
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McCRACKIN, Caladonia, 1 Aug 1841 - 28 Feb 1864. "Daughter of Thos & Mary McCrackin.", "Aged 22 Years 6 Months and 27 Days." (note spelling of surname, McCracken/McCrackin. mb)
8647
McCRACKEN, J. B., 2 Nov 1844 - 24 Jul 1908, C. S. A. (J. B. McCracken, Lincoln Co. Tn. Soldiers Pension #S9584 37th Va. Infantry. Ref: Tn. State Library Archives.)
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MCCRACKEN, Josiah, 8 Jul 1811 - 5 May 1856. Weep not for me my wife and Children dear, I am not dead but sleeping  here. (s\box tomb.)
8599,8600,8601
McCRACKEN, Julia Ann, 13 Jan 1816 - 14 Jul 1908. "Age 92 yrs. 6 mos. 1 day. Faithful to her trust even unto death.  
8602
McCRACKEN, John W., 1840 - 1893. "Sheltered and safe from sorrow."
8597
McCRACKEN, Thomas C., 4 Sep 1801 - 23 Oct 1856. "aged 51 years, 3 months, 19 days.".
8648,8649
McCRACKEN, Mary Williams, 25 Nov 1802 - 19 Feb 1867. "aged 64 years, 2 months, 22 days.", "wife of TOHs (Thomas) C. McCracken."
8650,8651
MURPHY, Louetta Curtis, 26 Dec 1928 - 4 Apr 2010. "Beloved Sister." (stone near Nora B. Curtis.)
8659,8660
NATION, Mrs. Mary E., 1938 - 1965(London FH).
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ROUTT, Amanda F., 12 Apr 1857 - 3 Apr 1886, wife of J. S. Routt.
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STORY, Matt F., (9 Oct) 1863 - (8 Mar) 1934. (s/o Matthew Mays & Lucinda Braden Storey; mar. Carrie Ann McCracken 10 Oct 1887. Ref: Doris Storey Garrett)
8643
STORY, Carrie A. (Ann) (McCracken), (5 Jan)1871 - 1959. (d/o James & Martha Ann Thorpe McCracken; w/o Matthew Farris Storey, mar. 10 Oct 1887, 7 children. Ref? Doris Storey Garrett. 
8643
THORPE, C. F., 1836 - 1924. (shares stone (with Amanda Thorpe.)
8624
THORPE, Amanda, 1838 - 1905. (Nee: McCracken; d/o Josiah & Julia Ann Curtis McCracken; w/o Charles Felix Thorpe. Ref: Doris Storey Garrett.) 
8624
THORPE, Bonnie Allen, 6 Sep 1902 - 19 Jun 1951.
8621
THORPE, Colie Brown, 15 Mar 1899 - 8 Jan 1959. Military marker: "Tennessee, Pvt Medical Department World War II."
8625
THORPE, Mrs. Elizabeth, died 24 Jan 1891, age: 79 yrs.
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THORPE, Harry, 20 Aug 1882 - 1 Jun 1903. "He giveth His beloved sleep. Psalm CXXL11.2". (s/o  Charles Felix & Amanda McCracken Thorpe.) 
8633
THORPE, James E., 1917 - 1958.
8629
THORPE, Joe D. (Douglas), 1895 - 1958. (s/o S.M. richard "Dick" and Maggie L. Curtis Thorpe; h/o and shares stone with Sallie Ed. Thorpe.)
8626
THORPE, Joe E. (Ed), 19 Dec 1920 - 21 Apr 1998. (s/o Joe Douglas & Sallie Ed Cunningham Thorpe.) 
8628
THORPE, Sallie E. (Ed) (Cunniingham) 1903 -  (4 Sep) 1998. Footstone: "Mother". (d/o Will & Molly Bearden Cunningham; w/o Joe Douglas Thorpe) 
8626,8627
THORPE, John (T.), 1912 - 1965. (s/o S.M. and Maggie L. Curtis Thorpe.) 
8630
THORPE, Mary Margaret, 12 Jun 1931 - 11 Jun 1932.
8620
THORPE, Sue Gail, 22 Dec 1949 only date above ground level. (note: there is a lamb engraved on the ts indicating this is an infant or child's grave. mb.)
8619
THORPE, Ned, 6 Feb 1905 - 10 Mar 1925. (s/o S. M. Richard "Dick" & Maggie L. Curtis Thorpe; stone off base and on the ground.)
8623
THORPE, S. M. (S. M. Richard "Dick"), 1863 - 1929. (s/o Charles Felix & Amanda McCracken Thorpe. Ref: Doris Storey Garrett.) 
8622
THORPE, Thomas E., 1878 - 1956. ("Pompey" Thorpe, s/o Charles Felix and Amanda McCracken Thorpe.) 
8631
THORPE, Maggie (L. Curtis), 1874 - 1961. (d/o John Robert & Sarah King Curtis; shares stone with S. M. Thorpe.)
8622
THORPE, Sally May, 14 Sep 1900 - 26 Jun 1902. "Dau. of S. M. & M. L. Thorpe." Footstone: "Sallie May Thorpe Sept. 14, 1900 - June 26, 1902." (stone broken in half, off base and on the ground. mb.)
8632C,8632,8634
WOODARD, Julia A., 6 Oct 1860 - 11 Apr 1912. "wife of W. T. Woodard.", "Asleep in Jesus." 8642
ZINIMON, Mattie Sherrell, 15 Apr 1887 - 15 Feb 1912.
no photo
 
Field stone marked grave unknown soul:
8598,8603,8638
Footstone: "H".
8604
Footstone: "H".
8614
Footstone: "E. H."
8605
Footstone: "Hump".
8666

Transcribed by Mary Bob McClain from Photos taken by Wayne Austin. 29 Jul 2010. Typing by Faye Bradford. Added 95 grave listings here 19 Dec 2011 by C. Wayne Austin. This cemetery is also presented in the book Lincoln County Tennessee Cemetery Records, page 258-259 by Tim & Helen Marsh and at least partially presented in findagrave.com.