Location: From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go east on Hancock St. and follow Highway 22 (Sparta Hwy) east for 2 miles. Turn left on Lake Laurel Road. Go 1.3 miles. Turn left on Turtle Shoals Rd. and drive 0.5 mile to its end. Continue straight ahead into the driveway at 401 Turtle Shoals and drive 0.2 mile to the residence at the top of the hill toward the right. The cemetery is located behind this residence and is completely covered in periwinkle.
GPS coordinates: 33 06' 29.6" W 83 11' 57.6" W or in degrees only form: 33.10822° N X 83.19933° W See location on a Google map in a new window (NOTE:The map opens in a new window. The cemetery will be at the location indicated by a red marker.)
GMD: 105 Cemetery Status: Inactive Predominant race: Both Black and White
Unmarked Grave - James Barrow
1757 - 1828
He was disinterred and buried at Oconee Hill Cemetery, Athens, Ga. Dates per genealogy websites and not confirmed. Military Service: American Revolution NC Continental Line Click for more info.
Unmarked Grave - Patience Crenshaw Barrow
1779 - 1817
Dates per genealogy websites and not confirmed. Was disinterred and buried at Oconee Hill Cemetery, Athens, Ga. Third w/o James Barrow.
Perhaps as many as 100 unmarked graves (depressions).