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Spring Hill Cemetery
Description: Also known as Brantley Cemetery
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.
List of Graves
Pers. No.NameBirthDeathInscription and NotesService
1    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.
 
2Georgia Kitchens 18801936   
3 Hattie Collins  ca. 1862Oct 2, 1907w/o C.H. Collins. Age 45

 
 
4C. H. Collins Jan 22, 1851 All is well.

No death date. On same gravestone as Hattie Collins.
 
5Clarence Green Feb 28, 1920Sep 24, 1988   
6Lilla Mae Green Sep 24, 1921Jul 7, 1996   
7Ben Anderson Oct 7, 1910Feb 3, 1967   
8Maggie Wm. Anderson Apr 18, 1917Mar 26, 1973   
9Johnnie Cook Jul 17, 1907Feb 8, 1961   
10Levie Green May 14, 1915Aug 29, 1937   
11Eula M. Jackson Apr 26, 1924Jul 30, 2002   
12Hattie Green Oct 11, 1884Dec 5, 1939   
13Arthur L. Cook Nov 1, 1925Aug 5, 1975   
14Celia Brantley Feb 13, 1909Apr 13, 1976   
15Joe B. Brantley May 8, 1908Feb 6, 1988   
16Mary Binion May 8, 1873Jan 7, 1931   
17Ida Mae Bryant Jun 10, 1910May 13, 1939   
18James Binion Nov 1, 1911Jul 15, 2003Father

 
 
19Frank Binion Dec 25, 1878Oct 18, 1948   
20Robert Lewis Aug 12, 1921Aug 28, 1944  World War II
Georgia Pvt. U.S. Army

21    Unmarked grave.
 
 
22    Unmarked adult slab.
 
 
23Dixie Ruffins  Nov 13, 1949   
24Malindia Ruffins  Sep 5, 1954   
25Corean Curry Dec 28, 1914Jan 31, 1958   
26Charlie Ruffin Aug 16, 1925Nov 17, 1961   
27Heardie Simmons, Sr. Dec 22, 1899Sep 9, 1969   
28Binie M. Pitts May 11, 1922Feb 9, 1975   
29    Unmarked adult slab.
 
 
30Avant King Apr 19, 1962Aug 8, 1993   
31Fannie Mae Anderson  Mar 13, 1966Death year could be 1986, 1968, or 1988

 
 
32Carrie Swint Apr 8, 1915Jun 20, 1978Forever with the lord

 
 
33Ann L. Brantley Feb 16, 1923Sep 3, 1982   
34Thelma Anderson Feb 16, 1926Apr 8, 1988   
35Harold Swint Apr 6, 1933Dec 10, 1998  Korean War
PFC U.S. Army

36Tom Watts Feb 1, 1895Jul 16, 1970   
37Willie King, Sr. Sep 18, 1909Oct 31, 1975At rest

 
 
38    Unmarked adult slabs.
3 Graves
 
39Robert Wells, Sr. Apr 9, 1919May 31, 1979   
40Lucy Terrell May 15, 1928Dec 4, 1984   
41Carrie L. Moody Dec 9, 1935May 11, 1984   
42Louise Hardy Finsley Jul 7, 1908Feb 4, 2002   
43Eva Walls Dec 7, 1903Oct 19, 1970   
44Sarah Hardy Sep 29, 1878Jan 23, 1940   
45Osgay Hardy Oct 18,  Apr 31, 195Very difficult to read. Best guess. Cannot
read last digit of death year.
 
 
46Emma Hardy  Nov 26, 1957   
47Willie Bell Franklin May 3, 1916Oct 13, 2004   
48James "Jim" Franklin Nov 11, 1912Sep 22, 2002m Feb 14, 1935 to Willie Bell Franklin

 
 
49Virginia Ward Jun 24, 1932Jul 6, 1981   
50Walker Lee Ward, Sr. Jul 28, 1912Feb 27, 1984  World War II
Pvt. U.S. Army

51Ronnie Lewis Oct 26, 1955May 28, 1992   
52Irene Ward Lewis May 12, 1927Mar 2, 1993A loving mother

 
 
53A. B. Lewis, Sr. Jan 9, 1918Nov 13, 2004A loving father

 
 
54Jessie Ward Jun 6, 1928Jun 1, 1999   
55Nettie B. Ward Mar 18, 1894Jun 13, 1988   
56Thomas Ward, Sr. Nov 21, 1885Mar 3, 1969Free at last

 
 
57Lucious Ward Jun 7, 1932Feb 15, 1997  Korean War
U.S. Army