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Turnpike Cemetery

Haywood County, Tennessee


Last Name

First/Middle/Maiden

Date of Birth

Date of Death

Notes


Kyesha


1 Jan 1995

2 Days Old; faded FH marker; From JKT Smith Book

Bates

Owen Opel

22 Jul 1941

9 Sep 1941

s/o Harry & Ora Bates; From JKT Smith Book

Bond

Minnie E.

22 Jun 1920

12 Jan 1984

"Mother"; From JKT Smith Book

Bonds

Mildred

2 Jan 1923

3 Dec 1978

From JKT Smith Book

Britton

Charlie T. (Rev.)

2 May 1942

2 Jan 1998

From JKT Smith Book

Britton

Mennie

16 Mar 1881

21 Jul 1966

"Mother"; From JKT Smith Book

Britton

Moses

1888

1959

From JKT Smith Book

Brooks

Florence Cogshell

12 Jan 1912

14 Jan 1997

"beloved sister" "In Loving Memory"; From JKT Smith Book

Brooks

Walter

10 Dec 1910

12 Jan 1993

"Beloved Husband"; From JKT Smith Book

Brown

David Lee

1957

1994

From JKT Smith Book

Brown

Frank Peter

Nov 1927

Nov 1983

From JKT Smith Book

Brown

James Elex

1921

1981

US Navy WW II; From JKT Smith Book

Byars

James Thomas "Cadillac"

abt 1954

1 Apr 2007

age 53

Byars

M. L.

abt 1936

26 Jan 2006

age 70

Byars

Mozell (Elder)

1927

1986

From JKT Smith Book

Cogshell

Jamie Rue Gause



"Beloved Mother"; From JKT Smith Book

Cogshell

Linnie Rue

15 Dec 1889

14 Nov 1918

Lillie of Valley Chamber 2970 Brownsville TN; fallen stone; From JKT Smith Book

Cogshell

Willie L.

abt 1915

20 May 2000

age 85

Estes

Carrie B. (Sis)

18 Sep 1919

16 Oct 1997

From JKT Smith Book

Estes

Jacob Peterbilt

abt 1979

18 Nov 2005

age 26; s/o Russell & Alta Estes

Estes

Steven A.

abt 1969

16 Jun 2002

age 33; s/o Melvina Bond & Charles Sangster

Gause

Authar

1881

1923

"Gone But Not Forgotten"; From JKT Smith Book

Gause

Cora L.

1884

1968

From JKT Smith Book

Gause

Cordia Lou

26 Aug 1899

27 Aug 1994

"In Loving Memory"; From JKT Smith Book

Gause

Jack

18 Apr 1897

10 Apr 1960

From JKT Smith Book

Gause

Lizzie

1860

1953

From JKT Smith Book

Gause

Odee



"Beloved Uncle"; From JKT Smith Book

Gause

Odee

25 Jun 1905

17 Jan 1984

"In Loving Memory"; From JKT Smith Book

Gause

Ronald A.

9 Jan 1973

1 Dec 1995

"We Miss You"; From JKT Smith Book

Gause

William

Mar 1856

20 Sep 1928

From JKT Smith Book

Gause

William Arthur

abt 1926

16 Feb 2004

age 78; h/o Marie Gause

Hicks

John B.

1917

1946

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

Jarrett

Annie Bell

17 Feb 1893

28 Feb 1920

Lillie of Valley Chamber 2970 Brownsville TN; From JKT Smith Book

Jones

Titus

12 Feb 1914

4 Feb 1981

"In Loving Memory"; From JKT Smith Book

Lea

Mary Florence Cogshell

31 Jul 1916

23 June 1984

From JKT Smith Book

Lee

James

1872

1947

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

Owens

Annie Byars

1 Jan 1922

27 June 1984

From JKT Smith Book

Owens

Fred "Danny Payton"

abt 1941

12 Jan 2000

age 59; h/o Willie T. Owens; s/o Emma Owens

Owens

Henry

1866

1947

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

Owens

Henry

5 Dec 1905

19 Jun 1990

From JKT Smith Book

Owens

Jeff

1868

1941

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

Pennix

Ella

12 Oct 1887

9 Feb 1967

From JKT Smith Book

Perkins

James Sylvester

28 Jul 1960

6 Dec 1987

From JKT Smith Book

Perkins

Ranson

1875

1954

From JKT Smith Book

Perkins

Willie Lou

7 Dec 1879

14 Jul 1977

From JKT Smith Book

Shavers

Ellen

1901

1941

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

Shaw

Mollie

abt 1870

9 Dec 1898

Age 28; "Asleep In Jesus"; From JKT Smith Book

Spivy

Dennis

17 Aug 1896

15 May 1961

"Husband"; From JKT Smith Book

Tallar

Fletcher

1908

1938

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

Taylor

Joe S.

28 Jun 1890

21 May 1973

Double Marker w/Larcenia G. Taylor; From JKT Smith Book

Taylor

L. G. "Short Teeth Daddy"

abt 1919

13 May 2000

age 81; h/o Annie B. Holland Taylor

Taylor

Larcenia G.

20 Apr 1893


Double Marker W/Joe S. Taylor; From JKT Smith Book

Townsell

Flossie Owens

abt 1921

17 Jun 2003

age 82; w/o Leander Townsell Sr.

Tyus

Annie B.

abt 1896

1 May 1914

Age 18; "Gone But Not Forgotten"; From JKT Smith Book

Tyus

Ardell

28 Dec 1888


Double Marker w/Earnest Tyus; From JKT Smith Book

Tyus

Dabney

abt 1862

5 Apr 1907

Age 45; "Gone But Not Forgotten"; From JKT Smith Book

Tyus

Earnest

12 Jun 1882

7 Nov 1975

Double Marker w/Ardell Tyus; From JKT Smith Book

Tyus

Fannie

1859

1947

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

White

Devonte Arnez

abt 1992

17 Nov 2007

age 15

White

Ludie

25 Dec 1907

11 Jan 1993

From JKT Smith Book

White

Martha Lou

abt 1953

5 Feb 2008

age 55

White

Neal "Esau"

1905

1986

From JKT Smith Book

White

Neal Jr.

1924

1992

"In Loving Memory" ;From JKT Smith Book

White

Vinetta

9 May 1914

15 Jul 1965

From JKT Smith Book

Whitelow

David Lee

30 May 1964

13 Jul 1997

Rogers FH Marker; From JKT Smith Book

Wilder

Emma Byars

12 Jan 1919

21 Sep 1986

"our darling one"; From JKT Smith Book

Wilder

M. C. Sr.

11 Dec 1908

12 Mar 1989

"husb., father" "In Loving Memory"; From JKT Smith Book

Wilder

Richard

3 Jan 1870

18 Apr 1950

"At Rest"; From JKT Smith Book

Wilder

Willie Sid

8 Mar 1917

28 Sep 1996

"Beloved Father"; From JKT Smith Book

Yancey

Albert Jr.

27 Feb 1944

21 May 1977

"An Inspiration To All Who Knew Him"; From JKT Smith Book

Yancy

Earl T.

1 Sep 1946

27 Apr 1985

Chicago Police Dept. Badge No. 17099; From JKT Smith Book

Directions: Located in extreme west Haywood County facing Highway 54 (from JKT Smith book). [35 34’ 48” N & 89 27’ 3” W]

Source: Obituaries and “Tombstone Inscriptions From Black Cemeteries In Haywood County, Tennessee,” by Jonathan K. T. Smith, 1998 (Used with permission).

From WPA cemetery survey (18 May 1939):

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9 Oct 2008