MARKS, (Edward) Blooming Grove Rd) GILES COUNTY TENNESSEE

Mapping the Location

 

Area Views of the cemetery: 5317/5318/5319/5320/5341/5342/5359/5360/5361/5362/5369/5370
Historic Blooming Grove Methodist Church down the road 6 tenths of a mile on left - very connected to this cemetery: 5371/5372/Historical Plaque: 5373/5374/At this road junction:5375


BUTLER, Robert H., 5 Jan 1835 - 29 Dec 1898. Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God. 5355C/5355 Footstone Robert H. Butler: 5354
BUTLER, Sarah A., 31 Mar 1837 - 27 Aug 1910. Member of the Methodist Church. (wife of Robert H. Butler) 5353/5358
BUTLER, William Thomas, 4 Dec 1860 - 30 Jan 1863 son of R.H. & Sarah A. Butler. Safe from the worlds alluring harms, Beneath God watchful eye, or be encircled in his arms, May little Willie sweetly lye.
5346C/5346/5347/5348/inscribed on second stone:5356C/5356/5357/5358
BUTLER, Lucy M., 6 Apr 1866 - 6 Apr 1866. (Inscribed on two stones) 5349C/5349/5356C/5356/5357/5358
BUTLER, Wilson, 1 Dec 1879 - 1 Dec 1879.
5351/5352
BUTLER, Bobbie (Robert), 11 Oct 1873 - 24 Nov 1876. (Inscribed on two stones)
5350C/5350/
5356C/5356/5357/5358
BUTLER, Baby, Died Dec 2, 1878, inscribed on stone with Robert H., William T., & Lucy M. Butler.
5356C/5356/5357/5358
DRAKE, Dora M., 9 Dec 1867 - 23 May 1950. 5334
GOWER, Susan Etta Smith Brownlow, 14 Jul 1861 - 4 Apr 1889. (six sided stone fallen and sunken into the ground)
5344C/5344/5345
MARKS, Edward, 14 Feb 1801 - 22 Jan 1893. At Rest. Servant  of God well done. Rest  from thy loved employ. The battle for the victory won enter thy Master's joy.
5327C/5327/5329
MARKS, Lucy, 2 Apr 1794 - 29 Sep 1868 wife of Edward Marks,  We sorrow not as those who have no hope, For blessed are the dead who die in the Lord.
5328C/5328/5329
MARKS, C.M., 27 Sep 1820 - 19 Jan 1900. Come ye Blessed.
5333
MARKS, Mary E., 20 May 1832 - 8 Aug 1907. Come ye Blessed
 5333
NEWTON, Lucy Agnes, 6 Sep 1914 - 14 May 1920. Gone but not forgotten.
5321C/5321
NEWTON, Lucy Marks Reese, 18 Sep 1861 - 23 Feb 1945. Mother, At Rest.
5323/5322/5325/5326
PORTRESS, Lula A., 1869 - 1940. Mother
5335/5336
PORTRESS, Frank, 1866 - 1940.
Father 5337/5338
RAY, W.O., 2 Dec 1862 - 21 Jun 1945. Father
5366/5367/5368
RAY, Cora Lee, 1892 - 1960 (not found during this survey)
RAY, Lewis Gus, 23 Aug 1915 - 11 Jan 1981.
At Rest. (Gowan-Smith Chapel, Funeral Directors.) 5364/5365
REESE, Edgar, 7 Mar 1860 - 17 Mar 1893, married Lucy Marks (Reese, Newton), 17 Oct 1883. Professed  faith in Christ Aug 1885.
5324C/5324/5325/5326
TARPLEY, Thomas Mc., 29 Nov 1873 - 4 Sep 1875 son of T. A. & M. J. Tarpley.
5343C/5343
TARPLEY, Thomas A., 18 Jan 1825 - 27 Jul 1907.
5330/5332
TARPLEY, Margery Jane Tarpley, 18 Jun 1834 - 16 Apr 1920.
5331/5332
WATTS, Infant, 12 Jul 1956, (no other date).
5339/5340
WOODARD, Wallace H., 11 Jul 1942 - 25 May 1992. Our love for you never dies, K.T.R. 5363
 

Visited & photographed 9 Oct 2012 by C. Wayne Austin. Added to this site 22 Jan 2013. Also published in the book Giles County Cemeteries, Page 352 by the Historical Society about 1985. Presented on Findagrave.com with 27 listings.

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