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        Historic  Cemeteries 

The River Line Historic Area
participate in the 

You can help!

Help us manage vegetation growth during our monthly cemetery care-taking days.
Check our calendar to plan ahead and RSVP.
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

October 7, 2011


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


 Collins-Loyd Cemetery in Vinings

adopted by

The River Line Historic Area

July 3, 2017





Hooper-McWilliams Cemetery


adopted by

 The River Line Historic Area

September 6, 2016