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NEW HOPE CEMETERY, (Weakley Creek Rd) GILES COUNTY, TENNESSEE

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New Hope Cemetery overview photos: 7595 / 7596 / 7597 / 7598 / 7599 / 7606 / 8202 / 8203 / 8204 / 8205 / 8263 / 8318 / 8319 / 8320 / 8321 / 8322 / 8323
New Hope Baptist Church photos: 7604 / 7605C / 7605

ANDERSON, Clarice, 20 Jul 1902 - 8 Jan 1906, (daughter of Tom & Susie Anderson.) 8273
ANDERSON, Joe Daniel 15 Mar 1921 - 26 Jun 2005. TEC 5 US Army WWII.   8228 / 8229
ANDERSON, Dorothy (Thurman), 18 Dec 1924 - 2 Oct 1972.  8228
ANDERSON, John Marshall, 1910 - 1958, (son of T. D. & Susie Anderson.) 8226
ANDERSON, Terrell F. (Frey), 3 Jan 1954 - 13 May 1972, (son of Joe D. & Dorothy Anderson.) 8227
ANDERSON, Thomas D., 20 Oct 1866 - 20 Jun 1960.  8225
ANDERSON, Rebecca Susan (Petty), 23 Sep 1883 - 12 Jun 1973. 8225
ATTKISSON, Louise E. (Holt), 21 Jan 1909 - 6 Feb 1949. 8298
BATES, Florence Louise, 17 Feb 1906 - 22 Apr 1925, daughter of J. W. & H. M. Bates. Weep not Father & Mother for me for I am waiting in Glory for thee  8287 / 8291
BATES, Mr. Jim, no dates listed.
BATES, Mrs. Jim, no dates listed.
BEELER, J. D., 18 Jun 1845 - 23 Apr 1938.
 8173 / 7600
BEELER, Sarah Elizabeth, 29 may 1843 - 11 Nov 1919, wife of J. D. Beeler.
8174 / 7601
BEELER, Mary F., 25 Apr 1826 - 14 Aug 1902. Wife of John H. Beeler. 8211
BLACK, Andrew Jackson, 17 Mar 1855 - 10 Jul 1939. 8267 / 8265
BLACK, Ursula Petty, 25 Oct 1857 - 4 Feb 1934. 8268 / 8265
BLACK, Oswald Bernard, 2 Jun 1894 - 17 Feb 1976, Pvt. US Army WW I.  8266 / 8265
BRALY, Maude S., 23 Nov 1890 - 23 May 1901, daughter of J. T. & E. E. Braly. 8252 / 8253
BRATTON, Sarah, died 1881, Mother of Elizabeth Beeler. 8212
BRUSCH, Walter Jr., 1948 - 2010. (Carr & Erwin Funeral Home Marker) 8305
BUCHANAN, John, 26 Aug 1792 - 26 Jan 1849. 
In memory of John Buchanan Born Aug 26, 1792 Died Jan 26, 1849.  8213 / 8214 / 8218
BUCHANAN, Robert M., 24 Dec 1828 - 18 Nov 1850.
In memory of Robert M. Buchanan Born Decr the 24 1828 Died Novr the 18th 1850. (Stone crumbling away. Someone buried it deep into the ground to save it.) 8216 / 8217 / 8218
BUCHANAN, Sarah E., 9 Mar 1830 - 27 Apr 1851, wife of Robert M. Buchanan.
In memory of Sarah E. Buchanan Wife of Robert M. Buchanan born March the 9th 1830 Died April 27th 1851. 8215 / 8218
BUCHANAN, S. G., 24 Nov 1817 - 20 Apr 1853. Married to Sarah E. Bodenhamer 18 Dec 1838.
8175
BUCHANAN, Sarah E., -- Oct 1819 - 13 May 1902, (wife of S. G. Buchanan.)
8175
BUCHANAN, John, 1846 - 1937.
8176
CUMMINGS, Mattie, 1862 - 1941.  8292
DAUGHTRY, Jerry H., 17 Mar 1940 - no other date. 8317
DAUGHTRY, Martha A., 12 May 1941 - no other date. Married 17 Jun 1960 to Jerry H. Daughtry 8317
HARRIS, Eunice A., 3 Feb 1905 - 7 Mar 1995.  8224
HENSON, Kenneth Lee "Tiny" 5 Mar 1962 - 27 Mar 2007 Daddy (Image of a Farm Tractor) 8308 / 8311
HENSON, Nora Jean Holt, 14 Sep 1967 -  2009. Married to Kenneth Lee Henson 17 Mar 1984 (funeral Marker with death year for Nora.) 8309 / 8311
HOLT, W. M., 15 Mar 1827 - 28 Sep 1916.  Father 8233
HOLT, N. L., 1 May 1839 - death date missing.  Mother 8233
HOLT, Hubert Gentry, 16 Jul 1933 - 3 Nov 1988. 8312
HOLT, Cleburne June, 1 Jun 1941 - no other date.  married to Hubert Gentry Holt 20 Jul 1962 8312
HOLT, James Wesley "Jim W." 25 Nov 1905 - 22 Jan 1979 Not My Will but Thy will be done. 8313
HOLT, Lois C., 29 Nov 1905 - 19 Nov 1998. Not My Will but Thy will be done.  8313
HUDSON, Stokely, 17 Nov 1816 - 13 Apr 1833. 
Stokley Hudson was bornd november 17, 1816 deceased 13 of Apr 1833. 8181 / 8182
HUDSON, Susannah, 9 Dec 1818 - 17 Oct 1834.
susannah Hudson was born  december 9, 1818 decased october 17, 1834. 8179 / 8180
JAMES, William Henry, 3 Aug 1856 - 20 Jun 1858, son of H. M. & Hanah James. 8196 / 8199
JOHNSON, Rev. J. M., 28 Jan 1844 - 23 Nov 1921. Father I have fought a good fight I have finished my course I have kept the faith  8219
JOHNSON, Aseneth, 10 Jul 1846 - 27 Aug 1922, wife of J. M. Johnson. Mother She was a kind and affectionate wife, a fond mother and a friend to all 8219
JORDAN, Flora Lee (Lanier), 3 Oct 1879 - 3 Mar 1960. 8297
KIMBROUGH, Alma, 18 Nov 1888 - 29 Jan 1918.  Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God. 8238
KIMBROUGH, Benjamin Franklin, 30 Nov 1830 - 1 May 1889, son of Henry T. & Ursula Kimbrough. Has a stone to himself & also with his wife Elizabeth Petty Kimbrough. 8254 / 8255 / 8256 / 8264
KIMBROUGH, Elizabeth Petty, 15 Jul 1836 - 6 Aug 1917.  Seek ye the Lord while He may be found. Call upon Him while He is near  8255 / 8256 / 8264
KIMBROUGH, Ellar, 18 Nov 1879 - 15 Jan 1919. Come ye Blessed  8257 / 8258 / 8264
KIMBROUGH, Earnest N., 1875 - 1952. 8234
KIMBROUGH, Florence B. (Bunch), 1880 - 1965. 8234
KIMBROUGH, W.H., 1871 - 1942. 8240
KIMBROUGH, Erastus, 3 Dec 1867 - 5 Jan 1906.  Come Ye Blessed. Beloved love one Farewell. 8262 / 8264
KIMBROUGH, Etta C., 21 Aug 1884 - 23 Sep 1943. 8235
KIMBROUGH, Fannie Mack, 6 Dec 1881 - 11 Sep 1938. Father into thy Hands I commend my spirit. 8236
KIMBROUGH, W. M., 6 Jun 1833 - 18 Aug 1912. Sleep Father Sleep and take thy rest. God called thee home, he thought it best.  8250
KIMBROUGH, Sarah S., 15 Jul 1843 - 21 Sep 1898, wife of W. M. Kimbrough. Holy Bible  8249
KIMBROUGH, Florence L., 21 Dec 1876 - 14 Oct 1877, daughter of William & Sarah Kimbrough. At Rest (stone fallen off base and on the ground) 8246 / 8248
KIMBROUGH, Solon N, 27 Jul 1887 - 6 Sep 1887, son of William & Sarah Kimbrough. At Rest  (stone fallen off base and on the ground, propped up for photograph)  8247 / 8248

KIMBROUGH, Edna E., 5 Dec 1878 - 13 Jul 1892. Blessed are the pure in heart. . . . . .  (Just part of the inscription of this stone is left. the rest is broken off) 8243 / 8248
KIMBROUGH, H. C. 11 Nov 1826 - 18 Jul 1902. Gone but not forgotten 8260 / 8264
KIMBROUGH, Henry F., 2 Sep 1846 - 25 Mar 1921. Father Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord. 8237
KIMBROUGH, Mary M., 14 May 1853 - 16 Nov 1924. Mother Father Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord. 8237
KIMBROUGH, M. L. 25 Oct 1852 - 7 Jul 1917. Come Ye Blessed. Be thou faithful unto death and I will give thee a crown of Life. Rev 11, 10 8261 / 8264
KIMBROUGH, Mae, 23 Apr 1890 - 16 Aug 1910.  A flower that scarce had leathed to life & beauty ere it died. 8251
KIMBROUGH, Mary Allie M., 19 Jul 1877 - 28 Jan 1920. Farewell husband and and children dear. I am not dead but sleeping here. 8241
KIMBROUGH, Mary Etta, 28 Aug 1881 - 19 Jul 1896, daughter of H. C. & Madora Kimbrough. 8259 / 8264
KIMBROUGH, Minie A., 21 Nov 1874 - 2 Oct 1877, daughter of William & Sarah Kimbrough. Suffer little children to come unto me for of such is the kingdom of Heaven. 8244 / 8245 / 8248
KIMBROUGH, Mamie S. (Petty), 25 Sep 1887 - 17 Feb 1915. Wife of B. P. Kimbrough, In my fathers house are many mansions. She hath done what she could. 8270
KIMBROUGH, Minnie P. (Petty), 3 Jul 1882 - 22 Jun 1959. 8272
KIMBROUGH, Robert L. 24 Dec 1869 - -- Oct 1934. 8239
KIMBROUGH, William Smith, 19 Aug 1901 - 1 Aug 1914. 8242
LOGUE, Emma, 8 Jan 1861 - 12 Jan 1936. 8296
MCALISTER, James Cletus, 2 Mar 1907 - 4 Jul 1909, (son of W. B. & Clara B. McAlister.) 8274
MILLER, Ozro, 1906 - 1952. 8300
MILLER, Rachael, 1907 - 1998. 8300
NIX, F.K., 17 Sep 1909 - 4 Oct 1990.
 8206
NIX, Macie Ruth (White), 25 Jan 1915 - 30 May 1984.
 8206
PARR, Dora Weatherman, 1875 - 1957.  8221 / 8223
PARR, E. W., 20 Sep 1861 - 30 May 1947. 8220 / 8223
PARR, Lester B., 1898 - 1968. 8222 / 8223
PETTY, Addie E., 7 Oct 1884 - 12 Dec 1903. Dau of F.G. & M.J. Petty. Happy is she whose hope is in the Lord 8271
PETTY, F.G. (Felix Grundy), 2 Feb 1852 - 23 Feb 1933. Be thou faithful unto death and I will give you a crown of life 8269
PETTY, M. J. (Martha J. Anderson), 26 Nov 1853 - 31 Mar 1920. Be thou faithful unto death and I will give you a crown of life 8269
PETTY, J. (John) T., 26 May 1855 - 27 Dec 1931. Father. Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God. 8278
PETTY, M. O., 17 Mar 1856 - 7 Jul 1920, wife of J. T. Petty. Mother 8279
PETTY, Nolous T., 22 Aug 1891 - 20 Oct 1966. 8294
PETTY, Macy Ruth, 23 Mar 1897 - 8 Dec 1992.  8294
PETTY, T. L. (Leslie), 26 Mar 1886 - 13 Jul 1909, son of J. T. & M. O. Petty.  8277
PETTY, Thomas Newton, 3 Oct 1916 - 15 Jan 1975, son of N. T. & Macy Johnson Petty. Not My Will but Thine Be Done 8314
PETTY, Irene F., 7 Oct 1917 - 5 Oct 1975, wife of Thomas Newton Petty. Not My Will but Thine Be Done 8314
PRYOR, Henry M. (Mort), 1855 - 1932. Father 8290 / 8291
PRYOR, Margaret A.(Ann), 1866 - 1953.  Mother 8290 / 8291
PRYOR, Mattie Grace, 4 Nov 1906 - 14 Jan 1916. 8288 / 8291
PRYOR, Mahlon, 5 Mar 1896 - 21 Nov 1917, son of H. (Henry) M. & M. A. Pryor. Thou art gone. . . . . . 8289 / 8291
PRYOR, Raymond L., 23 May 1894 - 14 Apr 1947. Wagoner & Corps, Artillery Park WWI  8315
PRYOR, Eva Mae K., 23 Mar 1901 - 4 Jul 1996. 8293
RAINEY, Fletcher, 29 Jul 1901 - 8 Jan 1981. Pvt US Army WWII 8303 / 8304
ROSE, Mattie Sue., 21 Jan 1904 - 29 Mar 1988. Mother 8307
SMITH, Mahala, cir 1810 - 15 Feb 1868, wife of Daniel Smith. 
MAHALA Wife of Daniel Smith Died Feb 15th 1868 Aged 50 years. 8190 / 8191
SNOW, Henry, 1881 - 1955. 8302
STAFFORD, Ella (Logue), 1 Aug 1865 - 25 Aug 1932.  8295
STEEL, Louisa Catherine, 24 Nov 1833 - 7 Mar 1840.
In memory of Louisa Catherine Steel who was born November 24th 1833 and departed this life March 7th 1840. 8197 / 8199
STEEL, Samuel, died 13 Apr 1832 aged 12 yrs 6 months & 1 dys. 
Samuel Steel Died April C 13, 1832 aged 12 yr 6 S 1 M  8194C / 8193 / 8194
STEEL, Susanna, born 5 Apr 1829. 
Susanea Steel was born April 5, 1829/(or 1828) Aged 1 years  8195C / 8195
STEEL, Thomas, cir 6 Jul 1786 - 17 Sep 1833, Aged 47 years 2 months & 11 days. 
THOMAS STEEL Died September 17, 1833 aged 47 years, 2 M, 1 D.  8198 / 8199
TRABERT, Charles Robert, 1919 - 1978. S. Sgt US Army WWII 8301
TURNER, Ross, 26 Jul 1925  - 25 Oct 1991. 8306
TURNER, Claudia Rose, 18 Jul 1930 - no other date. 8306
TUTT, Rachel, cir 1777 - 29 Oct 1827.
Sacred to the memory of Rachel Tutt, dec'd Oct 29, 1827 aged 50 Years.  8183 / 8184
USSERY, James B., 22 Feb 1877 - 21 Mar 1952.  Father 8284 / 8285
USSERY, Annie B.(Buchanan), 19 Jan 1880 - 6 Jan 1962.  Mother 8283 / 8285
USSERY, J. Kenneth, 12 Sep 1905 - 11 Jan 1908, son of J. B. & A. (Annie) Ussery. Our darling Baby 8275 / 8276
WARREN, Elizabeth, 30 Jul 1793 - 18 Mar 1828.
Sacred to the Memory of Elisabth Warren was born July 30, 1793 and depated this life Mar 18, 1828, aged 35 years; 7 m. &  12 D  8186 /  8187
WELLS, Charlie E., 5 Oct 1933 - 5 Jul 1975, Father (son of Tommy & Ruth Parker Wells.) 8286
WHITE, Charlie A., 25 Jan 1876 - 18 Feb 1966. 8231
WHITE, Daisy B.(Biggers), 12 Sep 1878 - 3 Jul 1938. (wife of Charlie A. White). 8231
WHITE, Alma Flora, 6 Dec 1904 - 5 Aug 1968, (daughter of Charlie & Daisy White.) 8232
WHITE, R. (Rufus) Wiley, (21 Feb) 1870 - (-- Sep) 1961. 8209
WHITE, Ida Mae (Petty), (18 Oct) 1882 - (-- Oct) 1958, (wife of Rufus Wiley White.) 8209
WHITE, S. S., 26 Mar 1834 - 19 Jan 1908.  8210
WHITE, Mary M. (Richardson), 4 Feb 1839 - 23 Jan 1912, wife of S. S. White. 8210
WHITE, Tom M., 28 Oct 1858 - 19 Nov 1934. 8230
WHITE, Fannie E. (McAlister), 28 May 1868 - 25 Mar 1942. 8230
WHITE, Joe Dennis, Sr., 30 Jan 1911 - 3 Jan 1988.  8208 / 8207
WHITE, Virginia Braly, 11 Nov 1909 - 7 May 1997.  8208 / 8207
WHITE, Rufus, W., 26 May 1919 - 9 Jan 1995 8316
WHITE, Esther Pauline, 21 Mar 1919 - 6 May 2000 8316
WILLIAMS, Sarah F., 1 Oct 1844 - 18 Jan 1869, daughter of Robert & Sarah Williams. 8177 / 8178
WILLIAMSON, J. H. (Jim), 1880 - 1951. 8299
WILLIAMSON, Ethel (Faucett), 1884 - 1958. 8299
YOUNG, Daniel, cir 1773 - 29 Mar 1825. Aged 52.
Daniel Young died March 29, 1825 Aged 52 Years.  8188 / 8189

Fieldstones probably marking the head or foot of a grave:
8185 / 8192
A grave under the White Pine Tree marked with a stone and wooden cross with a dislocated footstone bearing the initials S. F or possibly S. H. or S. E. The footstone has been hit by a plow in the past which diminished the readability of the last (surname) letter. 8280
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Could this be the Slave section: no visible monuments, but appears to be graves with a buried rock lined area. It is also possible it is the area used by white settlers before stones began to be used in about 1815. It is stated in the Giles Co Cemetery book that there is a slave area in this cemetery: 8200 / 8201

Typing by Faye Bradford, transcription by Mary Bob McClain Richardson using the photography and visit of this cemetery by C. Wayne Austin 12 Dec 2010. Added to this site 8 Sep 2011 by C. Wayne Austin. Many of these 133 listings were previously published in the book Giles County Tn Cemeteries on pages 412-414 by the Historical Society 1989. If there were differences we stayed with the photographic transcription of the tombstone and hope we did not introduce new errors. Findagrave.com currently has 110 listings and 12 photos whereas there are 133 listings and 150+ listings here.