Baldwin County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Spring Hill Cemetery

Also known as Brantley Cemetery

Spring Hill Cemetery photo
Spring Hill Cemetery photo
Location:
From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go east on Hancock St. and follow Highways 22/24 southeast for 2 miles. Turn left at Lake Laurel Road. Go 3.4 miles and turn right on Moran Springs Road. Go 0.8 of a mile. Cemetery is on the right with a small dirt road leading into it.

GPS coordinates: 33 07' 51.9" N 83 09' 37.7" W
or in degrees only form: 33.13108° N X 83.16047° W
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GMD: 105
Cemetery Status: Active
Predominant race: Both Black and White
The old graves extending into the woods and the appearance of some of the graves suggests that this may have been an old plantation cemetery at one time.
Unmarked Graves

Perhaps as many as 100 unmarked graves extend into the woods. Also, 4 old unmarked slabs, 1 person-sized area enclosed by wrought iron fence.
Grave 1
Georgia Kitchens
1880 - 1936

Grave 2
Hattie Collins
1862 - Oct 2, 1907
w/o C.H. Collins. Age 45
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Grave 3
C. H. Collins
Jan 22, 1851
All is well. No death date. On same gravestone as Hattie Collins.
Grave 4
Clarence Green
Feb 28, 1920 - Sep 24, 1988

Grave 5
Lilla Mae Green
Sep 24, 1921 - Jul 7, 1996

Grave 6
Ben Anderson
Oct 7, 1910 - Feb 3, 1967

Grave 7
Maggie Wm. Anderson
Apr 18, 1917 - Mar 26, 1973

Grave 8
Johnnie Cook
Jul 17, 1907 - Feb 8, 1961

Grave 9
Levie Green
May 14, 1915 - Aug 29, 1937

Grave 10
Eula M. Jackson
Apr 26, 1924 - Jul 30, 2002

Grave 11
Hattie Green
Oct 11, 1884 - Dec 5, 1939

Grave 12
Arthur L. Cook
Nov 1, 1925 - Aug 5, 1975

Grave 13
Celia Brantley
Feb 13, 1909 - Apr 13, 1976

Grave 14
Joe B. Brantley
May 8, 1908 - Feb 6, 1988

Grave 15
Mary Binion
May 8, 1873 - Jan 7, 1931

Grave 16
Ida Mae Bryant
Jun 10, 1910 - May 13, 1939

Grave 17
James Binion
Nov 1, 1911 - Jul 15, 2003
Father
Grave 18
Frank Binion
Dec 25, 1878 - Oct 18, 1948

Grave 19
Robert Lewis
Aug 12, 1921 - Aug 28, 1944

Military Service: World War II
Georgia Pvt. U.S. Army
Grave 20
Unmarked Grave


Grave 21
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 22
Dixie Ruffins

- Nov 13, 1949

Grave 23
Malindia Ruffins

- Sep 5, 1954

Grave 24
Corean Curry
Dec 28, 1914 - Jan 31, 1958

Grave 25
Charlie Ruffin
Aug 16, 1925 - Nov 17, 1961

Grave 26
Heardie Simmons, Sr.
Dec 22, 1899 - Sep 9, 1969

Grave 27
Binie M. Pitts
May 11, 1922 - Feb 9, 1975

Grave 28
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 29
Avant King
Apr 19, 1962 - Aug 8, 1993

Grave 30
Fannie Mae Anderson

- Mar 13, 1966
Death year could be 1986, 1968, or 1988
Grave 31
Carrie Swint
Apr 8, 1915 - Jun 20, 1978
Forever with the lord
Grave 32
Ann L. Brantley
Feb 16, 1923 - Sep 3, 1982

Grave 33
Thelma Anderson
Feb 16, 1926 - Apr 8, 1988

Grave 34
Harold Swint
Apr 6, 1933 - Dec 10, 1998

Military Service: Korean War
PFC U.S. Army
Grave 35
Tom Watts
Feb 1, 1895 - Jul 16, 1970

Grave 36
Willie King, Sr.
Sep 18, 1909 - Oct 31, 1975
At rest
Grave 37
Unmarked Adult Slabs

3 Graves
Grave 38
Robert Wells, Sr.
Apr 9, 1919 - May 31, 1979

Grave 39
Lucy Terrell
May 15, 1928 - Dec 4, 1984

Grave 40
Carrie L. Moody
Dec 9, 1935 - May 11, 1984

Grave 41
Louise Hardy Finsley
Jul 7, 1908 - Feb 4, 2002

Grave 42
Eva Walls
Dec 7, 1903 - Oct 19, 1970

Grave 43
Sarah Hardy
Sep 29, 1878 - Jan 23, 1940

Grave 44
Osgay Hardy
Oct 18,
- Apr 31, 195
Very difficult to read. Best guess. Cannot read last digit of death year.
Grave 45
Emma Hardy

- Nov 26, 1957

Grave 46
Willie Bell Franklin
May 3, 1916 - Oct 13, 2004

Grave 47
James "Jim" Franklin
Nov 11, 1912 - Sep 22, 2002
m Feb 14, 1935 to Willie Bell Franklin
Grave 48
Virginia Ward
Jun 24, 1932 - Jul 6, 1981

Grave 49
Walker Lee Ward, Sr.
Jul 28, 1912 - Feb 27, 1984

Military Service: World War II
Pvt. U.S. Army
Grave 50
Ronnie Lewis
Oct 26, 1955 - May 28, 1992

Grave 51
Irene Ward Lewis
May 12, 1927 - Mar 2, 1993
A loving mother
Grave 52
A. B. Lewis, Sr.
Jan 9, 1918 - Nov 13, 2004
A loving father
Grave 53
Jessie Ward
Jun 6, 1928 - Jun 1, 1999

Grave 54
Nettie B. Ward
Mar 18, 1894 - Jun 13, 1988

Grave 55
Thomas Ward, Sr.
Nov 21, 1885 - Mar 3, 1969
Free at last
Grave 56
Lucious Ward
Jun 7, 1932 - Feb 15, 1997

Military Service: Korean War
U.S. Army
Grave 57