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        Historic  Cemeteries 

in 
The River Line Historic Area
participate in the 
  
Help us restore the 
Turner-Sewell, Hooper-McWilliams, or First St. John's Baptist Cemeteries.
Go to the calendar page for available workdays.

 

If you have information (history, burials, etc.) on any of the following cemeteries,

please contact the River Line Project Manager, Mark Cearfoss.



     

Turner-Sewell Cemetery

 

adopted by

 The River Line Historic Area

October 21, 2011

 

 

 

Turner-Sewell interpretive sign installed 2014

 

~~~~~

 

John and Jane Turner acquired

the Hooper-Turner House in 1883.

 

~~~~~

 

Notice the Mason symbol on John H.Turner's

tombstone below.  

He was a charter member of the 

Nelms Masonic Lodge.

 

 

 

 

 




Collins Springs Baptist Cemetery 

(Est. 1850)

 

Owned and maintained by the 

Collins Springs Cemetery Association, Inc.

 




 





 



 

 


  

First St. John's Baptist Cemetery 

Vinings (Est. 1904)

adopted by

The River Line Historic Area

in 2011

  

Some of the family surnames buried in First St. John's cemetery:  Campbell, Frazier, Jones, Kennebrew, Morehead, and Richardson. 


 



 Collins-Lloyd Cemetery in Vinings

 

available for adoption

 

  


 

 

Hooper-McWilliams Cemetery

 

adopted by

 The River Line Historic Area

September 6, 2016