Hancock County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Archer Grove Church Cemetery

Archer Grove Church Cemetery photo
Location:
From the Hancock County Courthouse, go east 3 blocks on Broad St. and turn right (southeast) on Hwy 15. Travel 9.5 miles to Balerma Church Rd. Turn right and travel west 0.4 miles to the church and cemetery on the left.

GPS coordinates: 33 10' 43.3" N 82 52' 33.0" W
or in degrees only form: 33.17869° N X 82.87583° W
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GMD: 118
Cemetery Status: Active
Predominant race: Black

Graves numbered 100 or higher have been added since the original cemetery survey and are based largely on obituaries. These graves are believed to be somewhere in the cemetery.

Indexer or Contributor: Hugh and Susan Harrington

Number of persons found: 92
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 1
Unmarked Adult Slab - Mrs. Lewis
b. 1902
All info per funeral home marker.
Grave 2
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 3
Tommie Lee Barnes
Oct 22, 1938 - Apr 7, 1988

Grave 4
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 5
Unmarked Adult Slab

New grave as of Sept. 17, 2002.
Grave 6
Unmarked Adult Slab - Robert Edwards, Sr.
Apr 4, 1918 - Oct 3, 1985
All info per funeral home marker.
Grave 7
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 8
Johnnie Lee Brookins
Apr 23, 1930 - Jul 27, 1986

Grave 9
Rev. Sol Reeves, Jr.
Oct 13, 1924 - Jun 30, 1992

Grave 10
Stewart Harry H. Ashley, Sr.
Jul 11, 1904 - Apr 27, 1987

Grave 11
Mrs. Emma B. Wheeler Ashley
Jul 5, 1907 - Jul 29, 1982

Grave 12
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 13
Mrs. Arannah Jackson

- Mar 26, 1920

Grave 14
Eva Mae Wheeler
May 29, 1936 - Mar 17, 1953

Grave 15
Frank Wheeler
Jul 4, 1911 - Nov 23, 1970

Grave 16
Guy Wheeler, Jr.
Oct 17, 1936 - Nov 20, 1986

Grave 17
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 18
Lillie Ruth Lamar
Aug 29, 1926 - Jul 23, 1976

Grave 19
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 20
Unmarked Adult Grave - Mrs. Joann Edward Brown
Jan 27, 1946 - Jul 3, 2000
All info per funeral home marker.
Grave 21
Travis Deon Washington
Sep 5, 1994 - Dec 1, 1999
Gravestone has only years on it. Specific dates from funeral home marker.
Grave 22
Linda Sujette Jones
Feb 22, 1944 - Jan 6, 1999

Grave 23
Sujette E. Archer
Sep 25, 1925 - Feb 28, 1987

Grave 24
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 25
Unmarked Grave

A fieldstone marks the grave.
Grave 26
Unmarked Infant Grave

"Our little infant daughter"
Grave 27
Unmarked Infant Grave

"Our little infant son"
Grave 28
Unmarked Infant Graves

- Oct 4, 1947
"Twin infant" 2 graves marked the same.
Grave 29
Unmarked Child Slab


Grave 31
Unmarked Child Slab


Grave 32
W. J. Ward
Feb 13, 1953 - Feb 15, 1953
Unsure of birth year.
Grave 33
Jarrett Leonard Abrams

- Sep 24, 1981
A child-sized grave.
Grave 34
Sallie K. Brooking
Jun 11, 1927 - Jul 7, 1940

Grave 35
Ded W. H. Wheeler

Gravestone very difficult to read. Unsure of names.
Grave 36
Charlie Harry Ashley
Dec 2, 1951 - Apr 24, 1982

Military Service: Vietnam War
SP4 U.S. Army
Grave 37
Susie M. Jackson
Nov 10, 1941 - Sep 1979
Death day unreadable.
Grave 38
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 39
Ralph Archer, Jr.
Oct 31, 1941 - Jan 20, 1980

Grave 40
Unmarked Grave

A fieldstone marks the grave.
Grave 41
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 42
Unmarked Adult Slab

A cross is carved into the slab.
Grave 43
Ella W. Brookins
Nov 22, 1932 - May 29, 1986

Grave 44
William R. Brookins, Jr.
Sep 9, 1928 - Oct 6, 1999

Grave 45
Unmarked Grave

Marble fieldstone.
Grave 46
Sallie Archer
Apr 8, 1918 - Aug 25, 1991

Grave 47
Unmarked Grave

A fieldstone.
Grave 48
Hargrove

A small slab, possibly a child's grave.
Grave 49
Unmarked Grave - Rev. Raphia Hargrove
b. Dec 15, 1906
All info per funeral home marker.
Grave 50
Unmarked Adult Slab - Mrs. Martha Hargrove
Mar 15, 1904 - Jul 24, 1991
Age 87. Last digit of death year difficult to read. All info per funeral home tag.
Grave 51
Grady Hargrove, Sr.
Nov 14, 1934 - Sep 22, 1993
"I can't hold out any longer"
Grave 52
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 53
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 54
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 55
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 56
Major Archie
Aug 28, 1899 - Dec 28, 1974

Grave 57
Welbert Archer
Jun 5, 1936 - Aug 31, 1979

Grave 58
Ralph Archer
Jan 11, 1914 - Jun 7, 1974

Grave 59
Josephine Archer

- Oct 29, 1919

Grave 60
Mamie Archer
May 18, 1893 - Oct 22, 1948

Grave 61
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 62
Bobby Hargrove

- Jul 1959
A child-sized grave.
Grave 63
Unmarked Child Slab


Grave 64
Latoya C. D. Hargrove
May 28, 1990 - Jun 25, 1990

Grave 65
Daisy Bell Archer
Apr 16, 1918 - Mar 22, 1990

Grave 66
Wiley Harper
Dec 25, 1895 - Feb 5, 1961

Military Service: World War I
Ga Pvt 42 Co 457 Depot Brigade
Grave 67
Mary Harper
1872 - Jul 16, 1932

Grave 68
Unmarked Adult Slabs

5 graves.
Grave 69
Clara Wilson
Mar 12, 1926 - Jun 14, 1970

Grave 74
Joseph Hargrove
May 6, 1927 - May 21, 1980

Grave 75
Dea. Robert Hargrove, Sr.
Mar 5, 1920 - Jan 28, 1999

Grave 76
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 77
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 78
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 79
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 80
Alice H. Edwards
Mar 30, 1917 - Apr 14, 1995

Grave 81
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 82
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 83
German Archer, Jr.
Aug 13, 1945 - Jul 13, 2003
Age 57.
Grave 100
Madie B. Wheeler
May 9, 1917 - Jul 12, 2003
Age 86.
Grave 101
Yohance D. Harris
Dec 6, 1973 - Feb 18, 2004
Age 30.
Grave 102
Marian Reeves

- Jan 24, 2005
Age 77.
Grave 103
German Archer, Sr.
Sep 2, 1916 - May 12, 2005
Age 88.
Grave 104
Nancy Lee Hargrove
Mar 8, 1940 - Mar 5, 2006
Age 65.
Grave 105
James Clayton
Dec 8, 1938 - Nov 25, 2007

Grave 106
Annie Mary Gilbert Brookins
Apr 1, 1929 - May 26, 2009
Age 80.
Grave 107
Mary Edward Fluellen
Oct 14, 1934 - Aug 2, 2009
Age 74.
Grave 108
Mary L. Harris
Dec 20, 1953 - Nov 25, 2010

Grave 109
Maggie Lee Archer
May 17, 1907 - Jan 28, 2012
Age 104.
Grave 110
Louis Tucker

- May 4, 2012
Age 77.
Grave 111
Louise Clark

- Dec 17, 2014

Grave 112
Lillie G. Ashley Ward
May 29, 1933 - Oct 13, 2015

Grave 113