OLD BEAR CREEK CEMETERY, MAURY COUNTY 1807-1836, MARSHALL COUNTY Aft. 1836.
We are focusing on these stones from right to left. The tall stone on the left end. David Lowry.
LOWRY, David A., 22 Jul 1836 - 1 Nov 1864. (28-3-9) "Son of Jas. B. & Elizabeth Lowry. He was shot while asleep by a cowardly foe." This death was probably related to the Civil War in some manner. Guerrilla Warfare was rampant up to and after the end of the Civil War in 1865 in Maury & Giles County.
Photo, commentary and transcription by Wayne Austin, 26 Feb 2008.