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Walker Family Cemetery

Haywood County, Tennessee


Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes

Anderson

Dennis

1854

1918

"At Rest, Father"

Anderson

Dennis

4/14/1913

10/12/1995


Anderson

Ella Nunn

1 May 1916

29 Dec 1995

Double marker w/J. D. Anderson; "May You Rest In Peace"; from JKT Smith book

Anderson

Florence Eppie



One Concrete Block Marker w/Mary Jane Anderson; from JKT Smith book

Anderson

Florence Owens

1919

1989

"Gone But Not Forgotten"

Anderson

George

1870

1945

"At Rest"

Anderson

J. D.

4/16/1915

4/12/1996

Double marker w/Ella Nunn Anderson; "May you rest in peace"; from JKT Smith book

Anderson

Jannette (Jannett?) L.

1873

1948

"Mother"

Anderson

Jerimiah

1885

1953

"At Rest"; birth year 1895?

Anderson

L. J.

19 Apr 1917

12 Mar 2001

PFC WWII

Anderson

Mary Jane



one Concrete Block Marker w/Florence Eppie Anderson; from JKT Smith book

Anderson

Newton

25 Jan 1892

18 Oct 1953

TN PVT 92 Division; from JKT Smith book

Anderson

William Spencer

1884

1923

"At Rest"

Andrews

Eural

1892

11/13/1992


Andrews

James Henry Jr. (Elder)



Funeral 11/5/1977

Baldwin

Curtis J.

4/4/1928

9//6/1988

double marker w/Levert Baldwin

Baldwin

Lavert Florence

23 May 1929


double marker w/Curtis Baldwin; from JKT Smith book

Barbee

Cordella Anderson

22 Apr 1936

9 Jul 1983

"At Rest"; from JKT Smith book

Bates

Mary

1873

1947


Bond

Louise Hurdle

6 Nov 1937

21 Jan 2007


Bond

Willie Alice Taylor

4/22/1902

7/11/1995

family of Wash Walker

Buck

Nancy Mae Bond

3 Apr 1940

29 Jun 1976

"Rest In Peace"; from JKT Smith book

Burkett

Thomas

abt 1937

15 Sep 2011

age 74

Burnett

Adlena

abt 1888

4/9/1905

Age 17; "Gone but not forgotten"; from JKT Smith book

Burns

Ella Lee Anderson

12/23/1934

8/27/1974

"In Loving Memory"

Cinecy

Anna

1869

1937

"Mother" "At rest"

Compton

Joe

abt 1854

1/6/1907

age 53; birth year 1849?; "Gone but not forgotten"

Emgram

Leatha

11/26/1886

3/12/1965

birth year 1880?

Evans

Afra

12/22/1903

4/26/1992


Ewell

Lena Andrews

3/13/1920

10/26/1991


Florence

Adlena

3/9/1911

6/23/1991


Florence

Albert L. (Elder)

2/15/1884

7/23/1970

"At Rest"

Florence

Albert R.

22 Oct 1914

4 May 1997

from JKT Smith book

Florence

Alvin Lee Hart

7/23/1949

7/9/1976

(Detroit)

Florence

Anna Smith




Florence

Annie

10/13/1884

1/18/1960

death year 1969?

Florence

Don

Mar 1854

Dec 1933

"At Rest"; from JKT Smith book: is this the Jordan Florence Sr. below?

Florence

Earnestine Delois

11/30/1940

2/14/1960


Florence

Elder Ezell

1/30/1918

7/29/1981


Florence

Elorna Tibbs

1863

1953

"mother" "At rest"; from JKT Smith book

Florence

James Edward

6/9/1909

9/??/1963


Florence

Jasper P. (Elder)

2/14/1913

1/9/1985

"Loving Memory"

Florence

Jewel (Jewell?)

7/9/1920

7/12/1923

birth year 1922?

Florence

Jordan (Sip)

4/6/1905

8/22/1991

Wed Naomi Hart Florence 12/7/1924

Florence

Jordan Sr.

3/??/1854

12/??/1933

is this the Don Florence above?

Florence

Julius Howard

9 Jun 1928

29 Apr 2002

age 74; h/o Sam Ella Flourence

Florence

Magnolia

1887

1952

"Mother, Gone Before"; from JKT Smith book; is this Magnolia Florence Thornton?

Florence

Maugree Brook

19 Jul 1913

15 Feb 2002


Florence

Minnie Lanier (Lee?)

10/17/1914

5/1/1981

"In Loving Memory"

Florence

Naomi Hart

9/18/1907

3/15/1993

Wed Jordan Florence 12/7/1924

Florence

Willie James

2/10/1928

6/12/1978

"Loving Memory"

Florence

Willie Love

11/28/1881

7 Jun 1963


Foster

Nathanael




Foster

Sarah


2/26/1992


Frazer

Jim

1852

1943

surname Frazar?; "At Rest"

Garrison

Anna Hurdle

9 Mar 1924

18 Oct 2001


Gause

Norman

1/31/1904

9/1/1973


Gause

Quinton Sr.

20 Jul 1941

11 Jun 1997

"In Memory Of"; from JKT Smith book

Glenn

James Percy

1921

1992


Graves

Alice

13 Mar 1903

19 Sep 1969

double marker w/Norman Graves; from JKT Smith book

Graves

Norman

31 Jan 1904

1 Sep 1973

double marker w/Alice Graves; from JKT Smith book

Griffin

Thomas Alvin

1924

1979

TEC 4 US Army WW II; from JKT Smith book

Hart

Alvin L.

23 Jul 1949

9 Jul 1976

from JKT Smith book

Hart

George Gill

7/9/1918

7/11/1994


Hayes

Ella Anderson

5/5/1916

12/29/1995


Hurdle

Alice Gause

3/13/1903

9/19/1969


Hurdle

Billy Joe

2/3/1942

1993


Hurdle

Catherine Bates

17 Mar 1910

29 Mar 1998

Currie FH Marker; from JKT Smith book

Hurdle

Harry

9/14/1914

11/13/1988

Currie FH Marker

Hurdle

Ida



no dates; from JKT Smith book

Hurdle

Norma Gause

31 Jan 1904

1 Sep 1993


Hurdle

Robert

3/4/1904

1/18/1992


Hurdle

Vonda Kaye

abt 1973

12 Sep 2006

age 33; d/o Willie Elvin Henley

Jordan

Annie Blanche

12/13/1904

1/23/1991

Annie Blanche Florence Jordan

Jordan

Phillip O.

11/19/1900

5/10/1985


Lanier

Willie Earl

2/22/1919

4/17/1993


Lee

Rozell

10/16/1917

10/12/1995


Lewis

Andrewnett Theus


20 Oct 2008


Marshal

John Elder

1916

2001

h/o Opal Reed

Miller

Lizzie

1878

1917

"Mother" "At Rest"

Newbern

Cladiss (Cladies?)



no dates

Newbern

Ella

1881

1922

born 1888?

Newbern

Lethia (Lythia?)



"Mother"; no dates

Northcross

Josie M.

1909

1993


Owens

Alice

3/11/1894

8/17/1902

"At Rest"; born 1 Mar?; died 27 Aug?

Owens

Earnest

1883

1941

"father" "At Rest"; surname Owen?

Owens

Francis

3/11/1892

8/28/1902

"At Rest"; born 31 Mar?

Owens

Hattie

6/20/1885

3/15/1939


Owens

Learley (Learly?) V.

6/9/1913

6/28/1919

fallen stone; died 26 Jun?

Owens

Nancy Jane

12/24/1924

10/14/1970

"At Rest"

Owens

Nancy Mae Bond

4/3/1940

6/29/1970

Nancy Mae Bond Buck Owens

Payton

Clinton

29 Jan 1960

23 Jun 2009


Payton

Curtis Andre

19 Sep 1969

28 Feb 1999

age 29; s/o Sam Curtis & Anna Louise Taylor Payton

Payton

Georgia Florence

8/15/1892

1/15/1967

"mother you have left our home but you will never be forgotten, your children"

Payton

Naomi

1914

1946

"At Rest"

Payton

S. T.

3 Mar 1934

11 Feb 1998


Payton

Sam

5 May 1917

12 Feb 2010


Payton

Sam Curtis

4 Mar 1951

13 Jan 2007


Payton

Tom (Elder)

10/15/1888

11/15/1971


Penix

Jeremiah

2/19/1905

3/6/1977

"Beloved Husband"; birth day 2/9?; surname Pinnix?

Penix

Lucinda Jane

1875

1965

surname Pinnix?

Penix

Thomas

1924

1979

Veteran

Perkins

James Roy

27 Apr 1924

20 May 2005

US Navy WWII

Reed

Garland

12/29/1903

2/28/1987

"Beloved Father"

Reed

Gertrude

9/28/1918

9/20/1950

"Beloved Mother"

Reed

Gertrude Florence




Reed

Hattie Florence

9/15/1879

9/12/1975

95 years, 11 months, 29 days

Reed

John L.



no dates

Reed

Lue Tanner




Reed

Odel (Odell?)

1936

1940

"At Rest"; born 1836?; died 1946?

Reed

Samuel Lee

13 Jul 1930

13 Mar 1997

Army; from JKT Smith book

Reed

Vester




Reed

Zenas

13 Mar 1920

3 Aug 1963


Rice

Sarah

1874

1922

"At Rest"

Robinson

Ardell


5 Jun 2010


Robinson

James Howard

8/26/1919

11/10/1989


Sanders

Gussie Payton




Sanders

Lee

4/8/1915

11/8/1994


Shaw

Charlie L.

2/8/1916

5/8/1961

WW II TN Tec 5 3517 QM Truck Co; born 18 Feb?; died 3 May 1964?

Shaw

Emily

4/18/1844

1/16/1915

death date 1/6?

Shaw

Henry

19 Aug 1855

20 Aug 1909

"Gone But Not Forgotten"; from JKT Smith book

Shaw

Henry Jackson

25 Jan 1924

30 Jan 2005


Shaw

infant


1880

s/o Mr. & Mrs. W. H. Shaw; from JKT Smith book

Shaw

infant

23 Jun 1891

29 Jun 1891

d/o Mr. & Mrs. W. H. Shaw; from JKT Smith book

Shaw

infant

9 Feb 1901

9 Feb 1901

d/o Mr. & Mrs. W. H. Shaw; from JKT Smith book

Shaw

James Ollie

11/21/1913

10/29/1993

Currie FH marker

Shaw

Justee

1915

7/15/1974


Shaw

Lenord (Leonard?) (Elder)

abt 1925

6/23/1977

age 52; died 1979?; Rawls FH marker

Shaw

Major

1821

1904


Shaw

Mattie

1858

1935

"Mother, At Rest"

Shaw

W. H.

1880

1902


Shaw

Wash Campbell

1882

9/6/1965


Smith

Willmur

2/28/1925

12/3/1993


Taliaferro

D. C. (Rev.)

1849

1931


Taylor

Clarence

16 Aug 1932

23 Apr 2004


Taylor

Clarence Sr.

6/30/1907

8/5/1987

born 20 Jun?

Taylor

Curtisteen

14 Nov 1931

27 Feb 1990

"Mother"; from JKT Smith book

Taylor

Eddie Mae

7/15/1937

11/10/1980


Taylor

Emma

5/17/1870

12/28/1964

born 7 May?; family of Wash Walker

Taylor

Gordie Steward

4/5/1927

11/29/1993


Taylor

Iola Reed

4 Mar 1935

1 Jan 2003


Taylor

Jimmie L.

6/17/1948

12/16/1971

TN Pvt Btry C 18 Fld Arty Vietnam; family of Wash Walker

Taylor

Mary Alice

21 May 1931

13 Apr 2002


Taylor

Raymond

8/11/1898

4/29/1978


Taylor

Willie Lue (Lou?)

10/20/1911

11/2/1984


Theus

Billy Joe

23 Oct 1943

25 Apr 2005


Theus

Eugene

1926

2002


Theus

Mary Elizabeth

23 Dec 1941

31 Dec 1997

from JKT Smith book

Thornton

Magnolia Florence

1887

1952


Tibbs

Jane

1823

1923

"Grandmother, At Rest"

Valentine

Callie Florence

7/8/1916

1/5/1990


Walker

Anna

5/6/1874

8/16/1920

Bryants Light Chamber 2174 Orysa Tenn.

Walker

D. A. (Elder)

1852

1912

"At Rest, Father"

Walker

Dan

4/17/1911

9/9/1975

double marker w/Jessie R. Walker

Walker

Jessie R.

4/12/1901

4/10/1975

double marker w/Dan Walker

Walker

Wash




Ward

Eugene Thomas

28 Aug 1915

31 May 1997


Ward

Willie Vester Outlaw

1/28/1992

3/31/1993


Wells

Alma Andrews

6/13/1902

10/13/1995


Williams

Kaye Octavia Florence


12/4/1972


Willis

Adeline

1871

1939

"Mother" "At Rest"

Willis

Annie Lee

20 Jan 1927

18 Aug 2001


Willis

Charlene

1929

1946

"At Rest"

Willis

Earl H.

13 Aug 1926

29 May 2010


Willis

James Al

3/8/1908

1/28/1990


Willis

Jessie (Jesse?)

7/18/1896

5/5/1975

"Brother"; double marker with Mary Jane Willis

Willis

Mary Jane

1905

1985

"Sister"; double marker with Jesse Willis

Willis

Preston

1901

1939

"At Rest"

Willis

Will

1888

1946

born 1886?; "At Rest"

Wilson

Mathew (Elder)

1/5/1911

1/24/1983

Pastor New Mt Zion, July 1963

Word

Roxie S.

10 May 1904


from JKT Smith book

Directions: Located on the north side of Walker Cemetery Road about 0.4 mile from Highway 87 by way of Shady Rest Road (from JKT Smith book). [N35 37 4 & W89 25 58]

Source: Elma Ross Public Library records, Obituaries and “Tombstone Inscriptions From Black Cemeteries In Haywood County, Tennessee,” by Jonathan K. T. Smith, 1998. Update from Lavert Florence Baldwin Feb 2011.

From WPA cemetery survey (1939):
Name: Walker Family Graveyard
Location: 12 miles W. of Brownsville on Brownsville-Henning road.
Established 60 years ago by Walkers; in use
500 graves; 2 Acres; poor condition.

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31 Jan 2014