Baldwin County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Batson Cemetery

Batson Cemetery photo
From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go east on Hancock St. one block. Turn right (south) on Wayne St., which becomes Business 441S. Follow Business 441S for approximately 4 miles to the intersection of Hwys 441 and 243. At this intersection, 441S goes left and highway 243 (the Gordon Highway) goes straight. Go straight and follow 243 south. Go 3.3 miles. The cemetery is located on the left side of Highway 243 approximately 500-600 ft. off the highway at the crest of Hardwood Ridge. When you stop on Gordon Hwy you will be at a Convenience Center / recycling center on the right side, which is at 451 Gordon Highway SW.

GPS coordinates: 32 59' 11.3" N 83 16' 03.5" N
or in degrees only form: 32.98647° N X 83.26764° W
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GMD: 322
Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: White
Located on Baldwin County tax map #025-053
Alice Batson

- Aug 17, 1922

Grave 1
Nan Batson

- Jan 2, 1920
Grave 2
John Lamar Batson
1840 - Apr 2, 1888
Dates and service info, per RCSG.
Military Service: Confederate States of America
Pvt Co. H 57 Ga. Inf. Deserted Oct 20
1862. Under arrest at Savannah Barracks
Jan 1864
Grave 3
Jesse Taylor

- Jul 6, 1937
Age 89 years. Death date and age from obituary.
Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. D, Ga. Reserves
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Grave 4
Unmarked Graves

Some wooden markers indicate graves. The cemetery could contain many - it is large.
Grave 5