Hancock County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Sandy Run AME Church Cemetery

Location:
From the Hancock County Courthouse, take Hwy 22 southwest for 7.2 miles to Devereux. Turn right (at backwards fork) onto Main Street. Go 0.2 mile to the dead end and turn left onto Jones Chapel / Devereux Rd. Go approximately 2 miles. Turn right onto Powell Grove Road and go 0.6 mile. The cemetery is behind Sandy Run AME Church on the left side of the road.

GPS coordinates: 33 13' 24" N 83 07' 12" W
or in degrees only form: 33.22333° N X 83.12° W
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GMD: 101
Cemetery Status: Active
Predominant race: Black


Indexer or Contributor: Mona L. and F. Dean Williams

Number of persons found: 29
Willie Latimore, II
Jan 1, 1904 - Nov 24, 1988
"Father"
Grave 1
Geneva Latimore
Feb 14, 1911 - Nov 3, 1979
"Mother"
Grave 2
Johnny Latimore
Oct 27, 1946 - Nov 18, 1982
"Son"
Grave 3


Room for 6 graves.
Grave 4
Lilla L. Fraley
Aug 3, 1886 - Jan 16, 1985

Grave 10


Room for one grave.
Grave 11
Dorothy Harper Ward
Jul 15, 1938 - Sep 15, 1988
"Sister"
Grave 12
Viola Harper
Mar 5, 1907 - Jan 10, 1994
"Wife" "The Lord is My Shepherd"
Grave 13
Solomon Harper
Jan 12, 1905 - Jun 9, 1995
"Daddy"
Grave 14


Room for 4 graves.
Grave 15
Lizie Ingram
Sep 12, 1912 - Mar 30, 1983

Grave 19


Room for 8 graves.
Grave 20
Ronnilray & Ronikr Davis

Twins buried in same grave, per neighbor. No dates given.
Grave 28
Tommy Edward Johnson
1951 - 1985

Military Service:
H N U.S. Navy
Grave 29
Ethel Lee Johnson
Aug 15, 1926 - Dec 9, 1988

Grave 30
Tommie A. Horton
Oct 10, 1924 - Feb 15, 1991

Grave 31
Annie Horton
Jul 1, 1901 - Mar 2, 2000
Upright headstone with cross inscribed "In Loving Memory".
Grave 32


Room for 3 graves.
Grave 33
Bessie B. Harper
Dec 12, 1898 - Sep 14, 1990

Grave 34


Room for 3 graves.
Grave 35
Joseph Grable
May 14, 1905 - Oct 19, 1990

Grave 36


Room for many graves.
Grave 37
Roderickus Cummings
Feb 17, 1978 - Apr 14, 1997

Grave 38
Grady Watkins
Apr 29, 1937 - May 17, 2002

Grave 39


Room for many graves.
Grave 40
Bernardo Tucker
Dec 30, 1997 - Dec 30, 1997

Grave 41
Nisalle Davis
Jul 28, 2000 - Mar 23, 2001

Grave 42
Lawyer Johnson, III
Aug 9, 1949 - Jul 25, 1999

Grave 43
Aaron Richardson
Jul 29, 1992 - Jan 18, 1998

Grave 44