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SHOAL BLUFF CEMETERY (Hagon or Shoals Bluff Rd)  GILES COUNTY TENNESSEE
Mapping the Location

Photos of the cemetery: 5089, 5138, 5139, 5140, 5141, 5142, 5143, 5144
Historic houses in the neighborhood: 5084, 5085, 5086, 5087
Shoal Bluff Church of Christ: 5088

CARRUTH, Mable Edna, 17 Sep 1889 - 24 Jun 1917. "Our mother is gone but not forgotten. She has crossed the troubled river." 5095, 5096
CLARK, Charlie C., 13 Oct 1878 - 13 Sep 1927. "Beyond the sunset." (shares stone with Eunice Clark.) 5135, 5136, 5137
CLARK, Eunice, 1 May 1877 - 7 Jan 1968. (shares stone with Charlie C. Clark.) 5137
CRAIG, John, 18 Oct 1877 - 25 Aug 1915. 5097
CRAIG, Mary, 1 Dec 1848 - 6 Oct 1912. "Gone but not forgotten." 5098
GATLIN, Adeline, 1936 - 1936. 5122
GATLIN, Jasper William, 11 Nov 1913 - 21 Jul 1985. Military marker: "GM2 US Navy World War II." (shares stone with Alice Gatlin.)  5115, 5116
GATLIN, Alice, 10 Aug 1915 - 19 Dec 1994. "In loving Memory." (shares stone with Jasper W. Gatlin.) 5116
GATLIN, Daughter, b.& d. Nov 1946. "Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jasper Gatlin." 5118
GATLIN, Elmer R., 1889 - 1948. (shares stone with Vada A. Gatlin.) 5124, 5124A
GATLIN, Vada A., 1895 - 1977. (shares stone with Elmer R. Gatlin.) 5124, 5124A
GATLIN, E.R., Jr., 2 Jul 1937 - 26 Mar 1993. "In loving memory." 5125
GATLIN, Festus, 24 Sep 1918 - 24 Nov 1918. "Son of Mr. and Mrs. E.R. Gatlin.", "Safe in the arms of Jesus." 5120
GATLIN, Infant "son of Boyce & Jessebelle Gatlin." 1961- 1961. 5129
GATLIN, Paul, 14 Apr 1924 - 15 Apr 1924. "Son of Mr. and Mrs. E.R. Gatlin.", "Safe in the arms of Jesus." 5119
GATLIN, Rollie, 14 May 1917 - 4 Nov 1917. "Son of Mr. and Mrs. E.R. Gatlin.", "Safe in the arms of Jesus." 5121
GATLIN, William L. 1933 - 1954. 5117
HARGROVE, Charles Brandon, 9 Sep 1980 - 20 Nov 2009. U. Marker: "Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home." 5128
HOLT, Mandy Hayes, 7 Jul 1975 - 13 Apr 2002. "Luv you.", Granite monument & U. Marker"Carr & Erwin Funeral Home." 5105, 5126, 5127 
HOWARD, Susie Anna Weatherman, 16 Aug 1887 - 17 May 1920. "wife of Elmo Howard.", "Rest mother rest in quiet sleep, while friends in sorrow o'er thee weep." 51305130A
JOHNSON, Tom D. (Thomas D.), 1852 - 1914.  5112, 5110
JOHNSON, Ann Jones, 1854 - 1930. d/o John L. and Rose Williams Jones. Thomas D. "Tom" Johnson married Priscilla A.(Ann) Jones April 03, 1881 in Giles County, TN. 5111, 5110
JOHNSON, R.M., 15 Apr 1855 - no death date. (shares stone with Eliza J. Johnson.) 5114
JOHNSON, Eliza J., died, 27 May 1917 "Wife of R.M. Johnson.", "A_57_Y. (Age 57 Years) ", "At Rest." (shares stone with R.M. Johnson.) 5113
JOHNSON, J. J, died 16 Jun 1914. "Age 68 yrs." 5107 
JOHNSON, Joseph F., 20 May 1871 - 17 Aug 1945. 5106
LAWRENCE, Alvie E. (Easton), 20 Apr 1902 - 15 Mar 1973. "In loving memory." (U marker in front of his stone which he shares with Maggie M. Lawrence.) 5133, 5134
LAWRENCE, Maggie M., 22 Mar 1904 - 25 Mar 1988. shares stone with Alvie E. Lawrence.) 5133
MASSEY, Mary Lou, 20 Aug 1874 - 10 May 1952. "Mother.", "At Rest." 5131
MASSEY, Viola, 8 Apr 1908 - 12 Sep 1918. "Sister.", "At Rest." 5132
PITTS, David Junior, 5 Aug 1927 - 24 May 1929. 5102
PITTS, Gilbert Colemon, 5 Jun 1901 - 17 Dec 1935. 5101
RICHARDSON, Edd C., 9 Mar 1889 - 1 Sep 1961. Footstone: "Father." (shares stone with Mary L. Richardson.) 5104, 5103
RICHARDSON, Mary L., 8 Dec 1913 - no death date. Footstone: "Mother." (shares stone with Edd C. Richardson.) 5104, 5103
SILLS, Emma, 8 Jun 1875 - 22 Aug 1946. "A tender Mother and a faithful friend." 5099
SMITH, Ester M., 9 Feb 1824 - no death date. 5093, 5094
SMITH, Thomas E. . 23 Jan 1848 - 18 Dec 1928. "Having finished life's duty, they now sweetly rest." Footstone: "Father." (shares stone with Martha A. Smith.) 5090, 5091
SMITH, Martha A. (Ann), 28 Nov 1847 - 17 Aug 1944. Footstone: "Mother." (shares stone with Thomas E. Smith.) 5090, 5091
SMITH, Wm., 17 Feb 1821 - 17 Apr 1908. 5092
WILLIAMS, Edd, 20 Feb 1901 - 28 Oct 1958. "Gone but not forgotten." (shares stone with Bergania Williams, u. marker in front of ts.) 5100
WILLIAMS, Bergania, 14 Mar 1902 - 10 May 1987. (shares stone with Edd Williams, u. marker in front of ts.) 5100
WITHEROW, Paul James, 22 Jan 1913 - 5 Mar 1914. "Budded on earth to bloom in heaven.", "Son of G.R. & L.L. Witherow." 5108
WITHEROW, Thomas Raymond, 28 Apr 1909 - 12 Aug 1914. "Son of G.R. & L. L. Witherow.", "Budded on earth to bloom in Heaven." 5109


One of the prettiest old Box Wood plants I have seen hovers gracefully over the Charlie C. Clark Grave and likely was planted soon after his death in 1927. It is spire shaped like a spruce tree. See photo # 5138

This cemetery was visited and the memorials photographed by Wayne Austin 8 Mar 2010. The listing was then transcribed & edited by Mary Bob McClain. Preliminary typing by Faye Bradford, 10 Mar 2010. Formatted and added here 30 Jun 2010 by Wayne Austin.. This cemetery also listed on page 484, Giles County Cemetery book by the Giles County Historical Society. 1989. This book continues to be an important source of cemetery and genealogy information for Giles County Tennessee.