FAMILY CEMETERY, MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE
Mapping the Location of the cemetery
Porter Cemetery, Hoover Mason Rd. Mt. Pleasant Tn. the City of Mt Pleasant now owns the land now and is putting a sewer system there near the Cemetery. Mr Fred Hawkins said this about the location in 1987. On a rise west of road that follows Scott Creek. I think this is called Haul Roads on some maps and goes northwest from Porters to connect to Hoover Mason Road north of there a mile or two. This graveyard is located atop of a small knoll left there when the area all around it was mined for phosphate.
EDDLEMAN, Floyd E., 6 Jun 1899 - 6 Jun 1899. Infant of Joseph H. & Emma Williams Eddleman.)
EDDLEMAN, Henry Wheeler, 11 Feb 1911 - 11 Feb 1911. (Infant of Joseph . & Emma Williams Eddleman.)
EDDLEMAN, James, 20 Jun 1849 - 17 Jul 1918. (s/o Charlie & Martha F. Porter Eddleman.)
EDDLEMAN, Martha Francis Porter, 15 Jun 1833 - 8 Jul 1901. (aka Martha Jane Eddleman; ref: Kathy Nicholson 17 May 2009.)
HOLCOMB, Roxanna, 16 Aug 1852 - 26 Jan 1854. "Dau. A. & S. Holcomb."
PITTS, Canzandy Parsley, 1864 - 1904. "Wife V.W. Pitts," (wife of Vanty Wales Pitts.)
PITTS, Infant, d. 1904.
PITTS, Walter A., 1894 - 1900.
PORTER, John N., 5 Dec 1810 - 20 Oct 1896. (John's middle name was Nelson, per Loretta Holcomb Tomlin, LorettaTom@gmail.com, per e-mail to Mary Bob McClain:)
PORTER, Sebra, 25 Dec 1775 - 30 Jul 1851. (this given name has been variously translated in the past as Serra,Sebba & Sebra)
PORTER, William, 15 Oct 1756 - 20 Oct 1841.
Listing compiled and sent here by
Mary Bob Richardson. Published in They Passed This Way,
page A-60, about 1963. Also listed 16 Nov 1987 by Fred Lee Hawkins in the book Maury County Tennessee Cemeteries on page
608. Mr Groff helped Fred Hawkins find this cemetery. Some
of the information includes updates from contributors of findagrave.com.
Added here by C Wayne Austin 19 Jan 2012.