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HILLS CHAPEL CEMETERY, CROSS BRIDGES, HWY 99/412, MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE
known also as the Cross Bridges (Baptist Church) Cemetery

Go south from Cross Bridges on South Cross Bridges Road 1/2 mile and the cemetery is on the right with a sign marked Cross Bridges Cemetery (Locator Map)      Views of the Cemetery        Hills Chapel Signage 

ATKINSON, Will, 1 Apr 1894 - 15 Aug 1978. "Pvt. U.S. Army, WWI." (Son Wm. Perry & Sarah Ann Stamps Atkinson.)
BISHOP, Martin Eugene, 13 Feb 1970 - 7 Mar 1984.
BROOKS, J.D., 25 Jul 1909 - 14 Dec 1911.
CHUMLEY, Elmer Eugene, 23 Jul 1921 - 16 Jan 2000. Pvt US Army WWII. 

CHUMLEY, Mary Ella Mae Hill, d. 27 Nov 2008 in Williamson Co. ( Maury Co. native; dau. Charlie Hill and Minnie B. Corley Hill; mar. to Elmer Eugene Chumley, who died 16 Jan 2000.)
CHUMLEY, Mary Ella Mae Hill, 6 May 1929 - 27 Nov 2008 in Williamson Co. ( Maury Co. native; dau. Charlie Hill and Minnie B. Corley Hill; mar. to Elmer Eugene Chumley, who died 16 Jan 2000.)

CHUMLEY, Austin wade
, 21 Apr 1945 - 29 mar 2001.

CHUMLEY, Andy Wayne, 17 Mar 1970. Infant Son
CHURCH, Robert T., 23 Oct 1887 - 17 Dec 1969. (Son C. H. & Sarah Eliza Voss Church.)
CHURCH, Elouise H., 9 Mar 1890 - 17 Aug 1984. (wife of Robert T. Church.)
COTHRAN, Anna Johnson, 1857 - 1916.
COTHRAN, John N., 1876 - (11 Jul) 1953. (Son Eli & Anna Johnson Cothran.)
COTHRAN, Viola L., 1882 - 1949. (Dau. Henry & Virginia Gray Nicholson.)
COTHRAN, Bennie M., (24 Nov) 1894 - (4 Feb) 1933. "Mother." (daughter of Henry U. Jennie Gray Nicholson; memorial missed or not found in 2008)
COTHRAN, Emory T., 11 Dec 1920 - 24 Mar 1936.
COTHRAN, Lloyd J., 11 Mar 1925 - 4 Dec 1927.
COTHRAN, Infant daughter of Mr & Mrs. Willie Cothran, 1939.
COTHRAN, Johnnie W., 1958 - 1958. memorial missed or not found in 2008)
COTHRAN, Bonnie M., 1895 - 1933.
COTHRAN, William Eugene, 26 Jul 1931 - 10 Mar 1988. Father.
COTHRAN, Connie Colette, 4 Aug 1955 - 29 Oct 1955. Daughter.
CROSS, William Hugh, "63, d. 5 Mar 1931; son Edward O. & Maratha Dunn Cross." (Daily Herald, 5 Mar 1931; Death Notice; no inscribed marker.)
DALE, Joe Thomas, 9 Apr 1907 - 1 Jul 1986. (Son C.R. & Betty Garner Dale; mar. Lillie Pearl Holt.)
DALE, Lille Pearl Holt "Maw Maw", 17 Jan 1913 - 18 Nov 2003, ( Maury Co. native; dau. of Joe C. Holt and Sally Gray Holt; mar. 56 yrs to Joe Thomas "Tack" Dale who died 1 Jun 1986; preceded in death by sons, J.W. "Bill" and James "Bud" Dale, sisters, Mary Lizzie Massey, Annie Mae Matlock, Beatrice Ingram, and brothers, Floyd, and Jim Holt.)

DALE, James Irwin
, (15 Dec) 1935 - (24 Apr) 1987. Daddy (Son Joe Thomas & Lillie Holt Dale; mar. Allie Belle Tinker.)
DALE, Allie B. (Allie Bell Tinker Dale)
, 23 Jan 1932 - no other date. Mother. (wife of James Irwin Dale)

DALE, J. W. "Bill"
, 23 Sep 1931 - 23 Sep 1991. CPL US Army Korea.
DAVIS, Grover, 3 Aug 1892 - 1 Jul 1956. "Father"
DAVIS, Lottie, 19 Sep 1895 - 27 Oct 1972. "Mother." (wife of Grover Davis.)
DAVIS, Elizabeth Jarrett, no dates. (Appears to be funeral markers used to designate plot lines.)
DAWSON, Sallie, d. 20 Apr 1930. 79-3-04. (b. 10 Jan 1851; daughter of Edward Elam; memorial not found in 2008)
DURHAM, Thomas, 5 Dec 1827 - 6 Jun 1899.  72-06-01. "Farewell Father"
EAKIN, Sarah, 24 Nov 1862 - 3 Apr 1900. "Wife W. J. Eakin."
EAKIN, Hilbert, 8 Jun 1899 - 27 May 1900. "Twin of Hammie, infant of Sarah & W. J. Eakin"
EAKIN, Hammie, 8 Jun 1899 - 30 Sep 1900. "Twin of Hilbert, infant of Sarah & W. J. Eakin"
FOSTER, Robert Allen, 1 Oct 1889 - 29 Nov 1899. "Son of T.L. & C.A. Foster."
GOODMAN, O. O., no dates. (Old Woodman of the World marker gone; memorial not found in 2008)
GOOLSBY, George W., 1861 - 1921. (Native of Baxter, Tn.; owner of Webster Mills; Funeral Marker 1987, not found in 2008.)
GRAY, Samuel P., 22 Apr 1823 - 16 Feb 1904.
GRAY, Margaret J., 29 Dec 1825 -15 May 1898. "Wife of S.P. Gray". 71-04-16.
HALL, Rickey Ray, 4 Jun 1960 - 24 Nov 1981. (Son Thomas & Esterlene Rosson Simmons; killed motorcycle accident.)
HENDERSON, George W., 11 May 1827 - 18 Nov 1899. (Stone fallen and broken)
HENDERSON, Susan, 9 Dec 1840 - 22 Sep 1901. "Wife G. W. Henderson; our mother." 
HENDERSON, Charlie, 22 Nov 1880 - 13 Jul 1904. "Brother."
HICKMAN, Elbert A., 2 Jan 1946 - 22 Dec 1997.
HICKMAN, Sherrell R., 10 Oct 1946 - no other date.
HILL, Andrew Edgar "Ed"
, 21 Aug 1901 - 28 Aug 1962.
HILL, Lettie May, 12 Jan 1901 - 2 Nov 1961.
HILL, Charlie P., 9 Mar 1903 - 16 Sep 1968.
HILL, Minnie Beatrice, 30 Oct 1902 - 21 Aug 1967. (daughter of Dan & Miriam Sims Corley.)
HILL, Ulna W. "Bill", 20 Sep 1915 - 7 Oct 1985, "Father."
HILL, Lovice L., 20 Sep 1914 - 22 Sep 1999, "Mother."
HILL, W. Larry, 4 Aug 1944 - no other date.
HILL, Gwendolyn B. (Brock), 15 Jan 1945 - 7 Aug 2002 in Davidson Co., Tn. (Limestone Co., Al. native; dau. of A. C. and Elizabeth Roberts Brock; married to W. Larry Hill 9 Jun 1963)
HINES, Robert L., 1884 - 1962.
HINES, Rosa Bell, 1884 - 1943. (daughter of Robert & Sarah E. Kelly Holt.)
HINES, John Sowell, 1903 - 1975. (h/o Florence Edna Hines)
HINES, Florence Edna, 1905 - no other date.
HINES, Austin, 1906 - 1919. (Son Mr & Mrs. Robert Hines.)
HOLT, Robert, 18 Nov 1853 - 5 Apr 1927. "Father." (Son of George & Dorcus Elizabeth Fox Holt.)
HOLT, Sarah E., 6 Aug 1861 - 20 Jun 1932. "Mother." (daughter of R. M. & Edziah Fox Kelly; wife Robert Holt.)
HOLT, R. A., 3 Feb 1872 - 11 Dec 1923. Woodman of World.
HOLT, Lou V., 22 Aug 1879 - 11 Nov 1967. (wife of R. A. Holt)
HOLT, J. C. (Ceph), 1882 - (1 Jul) 1927.
HOLT, Sallie, 1883 - 1940. (wife of J.C. Holt; daughter of Mr & Mrs. Mack Gray; native of Texas.)
HOLT, B. Harrison, Sr., 25 Apr 1888 - 2 Jan 1979.
HOLT, Beatrice Gray, 29 Aug 1898 - 20 Feb 1989. (wife of B. Harrison Holt)
HOLT, B.H. Jr., 23 Jun 1931 - 16 Jan 1982.
HOLT, Reubin M., 9 Nov 1895 - 18 Aug 1919. (Son Robert & Sarah E. Holt.)
HOLT, Marvin T., 29 Dec 1904 - 8 May 1969.
HOLT, Jessie G., 7 Nov 1908 - 2 Dec 1991.
HOLT, A. (Andrew) Floyd, 1910 - 1938.
HOLT, John F., 16 Nov 1918 - 24 Aug 1973. "Father."
HOLT, Pauline W., 8 Apr 1924 - no other date. "Mother" (wife of John F. Holt.)
HOLT, Danny Glenn, 4 Aug 1951 - 20 Nov 1977. (Son Marvin & Imogene Bryant Holt; mar. Ann Irwin.)
HOLT, David Bryant, 6 Jan 1962 - 4 May 2006.
HOLT, Marvin T. Jr., 6 Sep 1928 - 31 May 1998.
HOLT, Imogene B., 14 Mar 1932 - no other date. (wife of Marvin T., Jr.)
HUBBELL, W.F., 17 Apr 1852 - 4 Jun 1903.
JARRETT. Thomas James, 1 Nov 1908 - 17 Jun 1984. Father
JARRETT, Dena C. Belew, 30 Jan 1909 - 11 Nov 1964. Mother
JARRETT, Jessie Robert, 10 Nov 1934 - 20 Feb 1984. Brother
JARRETT, Thomas James, Jr., 17 Oct 1931 - 25 Apr 2008. "Brother"
JOHNS, James Porter, 1946 - 1949.
JOHNS, Patricia Lynn, 1955 - 1958.
JOHNS, Nina Marie, 29 Sep 1958 - 22 Dec 1958.
JOHNSON, N.J. "Tommy" Jr., 28 Apr 1931 - 8 Jul 2008. "GrandPa"
JOHNSON, Ruby S., 4 Aug 1934 - no other date. Grandma"

JOHNSON, Michael, Son; funeral Marker; no other information; May be a plot marker for the future  
JOHNSON, Susan, Daughter; funeral Marker; no other information; May be a plot marker for the future  
JOHNSON, Stephanie Anne, 21 Feb 1981 . (Infant daughter of Mike & Becky Weatherford Johnson.)
JONES, Jacob S., 13 Apr 1829 - 7 Apr 1900.
JONES, Rebecca C., 30 Jun 1823 - 3 Apr 1902.
JONES, Francis, 8 Dec 1859 - 29 Feb 1908. "Wife J. R. Jones; to my Mother." (Tombstone leaning against tree in 1987, found broken in 2008.)
JONES, H.C. "Roy", 16 Dec 1916 - 3 Sep 1980.
JONES, Mary A. Holt, 25 Jan 1920 - 24 Oct 1970.
KELLEY, Rufus M., (11 Jun) 1853 - (22 Dec) 1931. (Native of Cocke Co.; Son Rufus & Keziah Fox Kelley.)
KELLEY, Martha J., 1857 - 1928. (daughter of William & Martha Moore Holt.)
KELLEY, Walter, 18 Sep 1881 - 3 Apr 1953. (Son Rufus & Jennie Holt Kelley; Nazarene Church.)
KELLEY, Dollie C., 4 Dec 1878 - 20 Mar 1963.
MALUGIN, Elizabeth Gale, 1948.
MASSEY, John, 7 Dec 1819 - 24 Sept 1902. "Father."
MASSEY, Rebecca, 16 Jul 1821 - 7 Jan 1903. "Mother." (wife of John Massey.)
MASSEY, W.R., 20 Mar 1846 - 14 Jun 1913.
MASSEY, Harve C., 19 Feb 1861 - 29 May 1907. Father
MASSEY, Martha J., 21 Apr 1862 - 5 Mar 1910. Mother "Married 13 Dec 1882 to Harve C. Massey."
MASSEY, Baby #1 child of Harve C. & Martha J. Massey, no dates
MASSEY, Baby #2 child of Harve C. & Martha J. Massey, no dates
MASSEY, Baby #3 child of Harve C. & Martha J. Massey, no dates
MASSEY, Oda, 1878 - 1956. "Father."
MASSEY, Annie, 1888 - 1965. "Mother." (wife of Oda Massey.)
MASSEY, Willie, 1884 - (30 Apr) 1954. "Father." (Son of Jim & Martha Jane Hines Massey.)
MASSEY, Lucy, 1895 - 1993. (Nee: Lucy Hines Holt.)
MASSEY, George T., 21 Oct 1887 - 10 Aug 1962.
MASSEY, Laura E., 19 May 1892 - 5 Jun 1989. (wife of George T. Massey.)
MASSEY, Marshall H., 24 Dec 1891 - 15 Jan 1961.
MASSEY, Lillie Mae, 19 Dec 1897 - 6 Oct 1993. (wife of Marshall H. Massey.)
MASSEY, John Harvey, 19 Mar 1890 - 6 Sep 1920. 
MASSEY, Mary E. Knight, 12 Jan 1891 - 25 Feb 1968.
MASSEY, Porter Redman, 25 Feb 1897 - 23 Jun 1958. (Pvt. Tenn. Co. D., 474 QM Truck Regt, WWII.)
MASSEY, Collins, 8 Mar 1904 - 18 Aug 1962.
MASSEY, John H., Jr., 1 Feb 1919 - 2 Jul 1943. (Tenn. Pvt., 15 Inf., 3 Inf Div., WWII, War Casualty.)
MASSEY, Marie, 6 Sep 1926 - 4 Jan 1945.
MASSEY, William E. Jr., 5 Feb 1933 - 25 May 1933. (Son W. E. & Lorena House Massey.)
MASSEY, Billy Joe, 7 Jun 1945 - 26 Oct 1945.
MASSEY, Brenda Joyce, born & died 6 Jan 1947.
MASSEY, Sandra Kay, 26 Dec 1947 - 4 Oct 1960.
MASSEY, Victoria, "26, d. Sun.; wife of G. N. Massey; bur. at Bapt. Church Cem. at Lipscomb." (Maury Democrat, 26 May 1998; no marker here.)
MASSEY, Addie, 1 Mar 1917 - 1 Jan 1918.
MASSEY, Sherman
, 21 Sep 1924 - no other date.
MASSEY, Rachel M., 12 Apr 1923 - no other date. (married Sherman Massey 14 Jan 1946.)
MASSEY, Raymond, 30 Oct 1921 - 14 Nov 2001. Father
MASSEY, Alma Blocker, 25 Jul 1926 - no other date.  Mother (married to Raymond Massey 8 Jul 1944.)
MASSEY, Jim, 18 Jan 1925 - 18 Aug 1993. Father
MASSEY, Rachel Norman, 6 May 1926 - no other date. Mother; married to Jim Massey 11 Oct 1947
MASSEY, Harry V.
, 5 Apr 1918 - 30 Jan 2003.
MASSEY, Martha H., 27 Mar 1921 - 8 Nov 1999.
MOORE, Clinton B.
, 11 Jun 1880 - 1 Jan 1963. "Dad."
MOORE, Mary M., Aug 1894 - 8 Apr 1933. "Mother. (daughter of Harvey & martha Taylor Massey."
NICKELSON, J. V., 1886 - 1955. "Brother."
NICHOLSON, W.H., 3 Mar 1850 - 11 Sep 1930.
NICHOLSON, Virginia Adeline Gray, 28 Jun 1855 - 16 Jul 1906.
NICHOLSON, Claude, 19 Oct 1897 - 19 Oct 1914.
NICHOLSON, Roy Leon, 1900 - 1969.
PARKER, John E., 24 May 1894 - 24 Feb 1946.
PARKER, Mrs. Bell Kelley, "70, died 25 Mar 1954, Thursday; daughter of Rufus Morgan and Martha Jane Holt Kelley; married to John E. Parker (Columbia Daily Herald, 29 Mar 1954.) (no marker)
PARSONS, Jennie May, 22 Aug 1905 - 2 Oct 1906., "Daughter of Mr. & Mrs. A. B. Parsons."
PENNINGTON, Ida Edna, 2 Feb 1865 - 22 Sep 1931. (daughter of T.G. & Malinda Dodson Greenfield.)
PENNINGTON, Maryland, (3 Jan) 1878 - (20 Mar) 1943. (s/o John Wesley and his 1st wife, Mary Greenfield Pennington; h/o Addie E. Young Pennington. 
PENNINGTON, Addie E., 1891 - (8 Dec) 1976. (daughter of John & Lydia Young; mar. Maryland Pennington, 1915.)
PENNINGTON, Truman Wilkes,, 2 Oct 1891 - 19 Apr 1953. "Father" (Son of John Wesley Pennington and his 2nd wife, Ida Edna Greenfield Pennington.
PENNINGTON, George Smith
, 13 Apr 1903 - 28 Mar 1977.
PENNINGTON, Felicia B., 3 Nov 1917 - 25 Mar 1931. (daughter of Mr & Mrs. A.B. Pennington.)
PRINCE, Bobby, 1939 - 1939. (Funeral Marker.)
RAINS, Lucy Dayton, 20 Nov 1896 - 26 May 1898, "Daughter of C.M. & Lena Rains."
ROBERTS, Elmer, 10 Dec 1911 - no other date.
ROBERTS, Juanita C., 3 Jun 1920 - 7 Sep 1961.
ROBERTS, Ricky Keith, 15 Oct 1954 - 28 Feb 2012. (Maury Co. native; s/o late Elmer & Juanita Cothran Roberts; currently employed by Apcom in Franklin; preceded in death by sisters, Alma Jean Fault and Sue Ellen Perry.)
ROSSON, William Robert, 8 Feb 1913 - 1 Dec 1972. Father
ROSSON, Garland E., 30 Jan 1918 - 26 Feb 1996. Mother
SCOTT, William T., 24 Sep 1946 - 10 Apr 1984.
SCOTT, Thelma Ruth, 30 Aug 1955 - 3 Jan 1957. "Our Baby"
SIMMONS, Estalene H., 26 Mar 1939 - 6 Mar 1986. (daughter of William Robert & Garland Davis Rosson; married Robert Thomas Simmons.)
SISK, Jesse B., 25 Sep 1914 - 2 Jan 1997. 
SISK, Margaret Harlan (Holt), 11 Nov 1916 - 31 Jan 2008, (daughter of Reuben Holt and Lucy Hines Holt, Seamstress for clothing manufacturers around Columbia many years.
SPEARS, Albert J., 11 May 1940 - 25 Feb 1998.
SPEARS, Lucy M. Holt, 24 Aug 1946 - no other date. married to Albert J. Spears 23 May 1980. 
STAGGS, Abbie H.M., 19 Jul 1892 - 29 Oct 1965.
TRICE, Herman O., 27 May 1899 - 17 Jul 1900.
VOSS, Kenneth B., 20 Mar 1927 - no other date.
VOSS, Frances Holt, 4 Jul 1931 - no other date. "married to Kenneth B. Voss 17 Oct 1948.
WEST, Melvin, 21 Sep 1882 - 20 Oct 1958.
WILLIS, William James, 28 Dec 1847 - 10 Aug 1909.
WILLIS, Mary A., 12 Jun 1847 - 11 Aug 1915. (Nee: Massey.)



Photographed 28 Oct 2008. Published here first 4 Nov 2008 by Wayne Austin. Transcription first by Mary Bob McClain Richardson. Edited and updated from the high quality tombstone photos for revised transcriptions by Wayne Austin 16  Nov 2008. Several corrected revisions later occurred based on research and advice of Mary Bob McClain Richardson of Birmingham Alabama. 24 May 2010.

Other Sources: MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE CEMETERIES Page 680 - 682, by Fred Lee Hawkins 1 Sep 1987; THEY PASSED THIS WAY, Page A -155, by Evelyn Lightfoot and Marise Shackelford.  For more notes and info see the book by Fred L. Hawkins. This cemetery has not yet been updated for burials after 1987.