Hancock County (Georgia) Cemeteries

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Zebulon Methodist Church Cemetery

Zebulon Methodist Church Cemetery photo
Zebulon Methodist Church Cemetery photo
Zebulon Methodist Church Cemetery photo
Zebulon Methodist Church Cemetery photo
Location:
From the Hancock County Courthouse, go 2 blocks east on Broad Street to Boland St. Turn right on Boland, which becomes Linton Rd, and go 6.6 miles on Linton Road. Turn left off Linton Road onto Brown Chapel Rd. The cemetery is 0.1 mile and on your left.

GPS coordinates: 33 11' 08.8" N 82 59' 53.4" W
or in degrees only form: 33.18578° N X 82.99817° W
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GMD: 117
Cemetery Status: Active
Predominant race: White

Graves numbered 150 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: Carolyn Waddell and Roger Stembridge

Number of persons found: 139
Lucy Boyer Flury
Oct 29, 1911 - Feb 21, 1985

Grave 1
A. Jewel Flury
Sep 29, 1898 - Sep 27, 1958

Grave 2
Mary Holloway Flury
Jul 27, 1909 - Oct 7, 1937

Grave 3
J. Lon Dickinson
Jan 16, 1854 - Feb 11, 1938

Grave 4
Sallie Dickinson
Feb 15, 1858 - Feb 17, 1955

Grave 5
Baby Law


Grave 6
Martha Arnold

- Jul 1, 1927

Grave 7
Weodia Arnold

- Apr 11, 1926
First name appears to be WEODIA, where the D is facing backwards.
Grave 8
Daisy Davis Arnold
Apr 29, 1901 - Nov 9, 1931

Grave 9
Lucille Walker Boyer
Sep 6, 1890 - Jan 19, 1976

Grave 10
Callaway Boyer
Sep 30, 1882 - Jun 17, 1952

Grave 11
William Walton Davis
Jun 14, 1877 - Jul 1, 1969

Grave 12
Jessie Walker Davis
Oct 9, 1882 - Feb 8, 1975

Grave 13
Mary D. Amoss
Nov 9, 1835 - Feb 13, 1913

Grave 14
David Batchelor
Jan 8, 1914 - Apr 29, 1978

Grave 15
Lillian Batchelor
Apr 10, 1920 - Oct 3, 1982

Grave 16
James Eddie Meeks
Jul 20, 1936 - Apr 8, 1982
"We love you Daddy"
Military Service:
U.S. Army
Grave 17
Clara Teresa Meeks

- Aug 10, 1962

Grave 18
John Byington O'Connor, Sr.
Dec 4, 1920 - Oct 10, 1993

Military Service: World War II
Military Service: Korean War
Military Service: Vietnam War
SFC U.S. Army
Grave 19
Frances N. O'Connor
Jun 23, 1917 - Aug 4, 2001

Grave 20
James H. Clark, Sr.
Aug 30, 1917 - Apr 29, 1988

Military Service: World War II
Cpl U.S. Army
Grave 21
Rowena B. Clark
Jul 14, 1923 - May 31, 1989

Grave 22
Robert Woodfin Boyer, Sr.
Sep 7, 1891 - Jul 13, 1970

Grave 23
Roberta N. Boyer
Sep 17, 1901 - Mar 8, 1974

Grave 24
Robert Woodfin Boyer, Jr.
Dec 24, 1926 - Aug 25, 1981

Grave 25
James M. Boyer
Aug 21, 1849 - Mar 14, 1937

Grave 26
Mattie Pearson Boyer
Oct 29, 1861 - Mar 17, 1937
Maiden name per Kimbrough. Only initial "P" appears on gravestone.
Grave 27
Nona Blanche Boyer
Feb 12, 1884 - Apr 19, 1975

Grave 28
Julia Jane Boyer
1885 - 1886
Is actually buried in John Boyer Cemetery, per Glen Cook.
Grave 29
Stephen E. Pearson
Dec 12, 1835 - Aug 27, 1913

Military Service: Confederate States of America
Grave 30
Iwanona Strother Pearson
Nov 20, 1837 - May 16, 1912
Maiden name per Kimbrough. Only initial "S" appears on gravestone.
Grave 31
James Pearson Boyer
Oct 22, 1889 - Jul 12, 1961

Military Service: World War I
Sgt. U.S. Army
Grave 32
Lucile Brown Boyer
Feb 11, 1909 - Dec 8, 1988

Grave 33
George T. Boyer

- Oct 28, 1932
"Sonny" per Kimbrough. An infant grave.
Grave 34
W. Joe Boyer
May 23, 1850 - Jun 22, 1934

Grave 35
Mollie Boyer
1854 - 1919

Grave 36
Julia Boyer
1856 - 1931

Grave 37
Ralph Linwood Walker
Sep 10, 1902 - Dec 19, 1975

Grave 38
Mabell Clark Walker
Jul 13, 1905 - Oct 18, 1988

Grave 39
Sue Eileen Walker Muldrow
Nov 22, 1930 - Jul 7, 1997

Grave 40
Carol Ann Peeler Souders
Feb 23, 1949 - Jan 13, 1987
"Mama"
Grave 41
Paul Grierson Nicholls
Jun 30, 1894 - Mar 9, 1976
"Daddy"
Grave 42
Lou Will Nicholls
Jul 17, 1894 - Apr 3, 1978

Grave 43
Sammy Peeler
1943 - 1943
s/o Holmes and Inez Peeler.
Grave 44
Joseph E. Nicholls
Jun 16, 1888 - Sep 23, 1952

Grave 45
Gertrude B. Nicholls
Oct 20, 1887 - Dec 20, 1955

Grave 46
James Reynolds Whaley
Mar 29, 1907 - Aug 2, 1960

Grave 47
Kate N. Whaley
Nov 14, 1913 - Dec 10, 1977

Grave 48
J. B. Hayes
1815 - 1886

Grave 49
Nicky Boy Nicholls
Dec 31, 1938 - Dec 31, 1938

Grave 50
Ethan A. Nicholls
Apr 21, 1917 - Mar 13, 2001

Grave 51
Lottie C. Nicholls
Aug 31, 1919 - Nov 27, 1995

Grave 52
Randall Wayne Nicholls, Jr.
Aug 13, 1961 - Apr 24, 1998

Grave 53
Caily Janet Ward

- Apr 15, 1987
Infant slab.
Grave 54
Anita V. Nicholls
Oct 17, 1899 - Nov 25, 1984

Grave 55
Elizabeth R. Nicholls
Jun 22, 1904 - Dec 3, 1990

Grave 56
William P. Nicholls
Mar 20, 1907 - Jan 23, 1984

Grave 57
Sara Meade Pittard Hitchcock

w/o J. L. Hitchcock, Sr. No dates.
Grave 58
Rebecca T. Hitchcock
Dec 19, 1854 - Feb 20, 1926
"By the way of the cross"
Grave 59
Warren A. Archer
Nov 11, 1893 - May 19, 1970

Military Service: World War I
Pvt. Co. A, 106 Engineers
Grave 60
Ellene Boyer Archer
Jul 13, 1894 - Apr 25, 1968

Grave 61
Exie Archer Waddell
Aug 10, 1924 - Oct 3, 1977

Grave 62
J. H. Waddell
Oct 11, 1921 - Jan 14, 1997

Military Service: World War II
Sgt. U.S. Army Air Corp.
Grave 63
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 64
Fleeta B. Berry
Feb 8, 1880 - Jan 14, 1968

Grave 65
M. Sue Boyer

- Jan 18, 1929

Grave 66
Joel Crawford Boyer
Dec 2, 1831 - May 27, 1920
"Father - at rest quiet peaceful slumber. Free from all care and pain. At rest, sweetly rest. Till we meet again."
Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. I, 59 Ga Inf.
Grave 67
Mrs. Ellen Boyer
Jul 28, 1841 - Dec 24, 1911
"Mother - Dearest Mother, we have laid thee In the Peaceful Grave's embrace, But thy memory will be cherished, Till we see thy heavenly face."
Grave 68
Ruth Boyer

- Mar 25, 1923
An adult-sized slab.
Grave 69
Saleta Bell Boyer Garrett
1882 - Jul 1912

Grave 70
McDonald Boyer
Mar 7, 1846 - Nov 1921

Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. C, 3 Ga Inf.
Grave 71
Isabel Thomas Boyer
Mar 28, 1861 - Mar 26, 1923

Grave 72
Louis Thomas Boyer

Infant s/o Isabel and McDonald Boyer. 6 mos.
Grave 73
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 74
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 75
Veal Boyer
1893 - 1937

Grave 76
Robert L. Boyer
1889 - 1948

Grave 77
Ruth M. Archer Boyer
1896 - 1914

Grave 78
Laura M. Callaway Boyer
1858 - 1898

Grave 79
Columbus Boyer
1848 - 1902

Grave 80
Hester Boyer
1891 - 1912

Grave 81
Timmons Boyer

- Dec 17, 1917

Military Service:
Georgia Pvt 121 Inf 31 Div.
Grave 82
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 83
Unmarked Grave

Possible sunken grave.
Grave 84
Albert S. Johnson
Dec 9, 1863 - Sep 10, 1921

Grave 85
Matilda Worthy Johnson
1835 - 1911
Middle initial (W.) on stone. Maiden name per Glen Cook.
Grave 86
Unmarked Adult Grave - William H. Johnson


Grave 87
Henry A. Johnston
Dec 7, 1870 - Oct 22, 1898
Grave 88
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 89
Unmarked Adult Slab


Grave 90
Unmarked Grave

Rock headstone marks a possible grave.
Grave 91
Unmarked Grave

Rock headstone marks a possible grave.
Grave 92
Unmarked Grave

A pile of bricks marks a possible grave.
Grave 93
Unmarked Grave

A pile of bricks marks a possible grave.
Grave 94
Mattie Exie Boyer
May 6, 1864 - Dec 23, 1900
"Lord she was Thine, and not our own. Thou hast not done us wrong."
Grave 95
William S. Boyer
Apr 6, 1862 - Jun 6, 1925
"Thy trials ended, thy rest is won"
Grave 96
Carrie Boyer Archer
1896 - 1956

Grave 97
Harrison Archer
1900 - 1956

Grave 98
Ellerson Worthy

- 1880
Grave is unmarked, but the name appears on the iron fence surrounding the small lot. Probably his wives, Mary and Nancy, are in this lot, per Glen Cook's and Boyer records.
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Grave 99
Unmarked Grave

Possible grave within Worthy lot, which is surrounded by iron fence.
Grave 100
Unmarked Grave

Possible grave within Worthy lot, which is surrounded by iron fence.
Grave 101
Unmarked Grave

A rock marks a possible grave.
Grave 102
"Father" Grimes
1809 - 1880
Last name per William Archer. No name on the stone.
Military Service: Confederate States of America
Grave 103
"Mother" Grimes
1820 - 1918
Last name per William Archer. No name on the stone.
Grave 104
R. F. Grimes
1860 - 1884

Grave 105
William A. Grimes


Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. E, Ga Inf.
Grave 106
Eugene Archer
Jul 20, 1933 - Apr 4, 1997
"Precious Lord Take my hand" "We love you" "Daddy-Pa" "Pint"
Grave 107
William Harrison Archer

- Apr 21, 1967
"Our little angel in heaven." Infant s/o Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Archer.
Grave 108
Unmarked Grave


Grave 109
Unmarked Grave


Grave 110
Unmarked Grave


Grave 111
Frances Stephenton
1841 - 1927

Grave 112
David W. Stephenton
Jun 6, 1829 - Aug 30, 1885
Death year could be 1886.
Grave 113
Unmarked Grave


Grave 114
Randolph Johnson

- Feb 27, 1930
Child.
Grave 115
William E. Cosby


Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. C, 6 Ala Inf.
Grave 116
William Pinkston Franks

Middle name per Glen Cook. Only "P." appears on stone.
Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. E. 15 Regt, Ga Inf.
Grave 117
Unmarked Grave - Mary Elizabeth Larey (Lairy) Franks

1st w/o William Pinkston Franks. All info per Glen Cook.
Grave 118
Unmarked Grave

Possibly second w/o William P. Franks, per Glen Cook.
Grave 119
Unmarked Grave


Grave 120
Unmarked Grave


Grave 121
Unmarked Grave

Possible grave with rock headstone.
Grave 122
Francis M. Kinney
1860 - 1919

Grave 123
Ina M. Kinney
1837 - 1917

Grave 124
Alfred Oliver
Mar 12, 1915 - Feb 14, 1971

Military Service: World War II
Military Service: Korean War
Grave 125
Ella Worthy
1856 - 1889

Grave 126
Unmarked Adult Grave - Nancy Parrish Worthy

Possibly buried in the lot with her husband, Ellerson Worthy, per Glen Cook.
Grave 127
Unmarked Adult Grave - Mary Worthy

Possibly buried in the lot with her husband, Ellerson Worthy, per Glen Cook. Mary was the first w/o Ellerson Worthy.
Grave 128
Unmarked Grave - Gustave Anderson
Feb 1830 - after 1900
Buried somewhere in this cemetery, per With No Pretense by Lavinia Cook Key.
Grave 129
Unmarked Grave - Louisa Matilda Anderson
Jan 31, 1840 - after 1900
Buried somewhere in this cemetery, per With No Pretense by Lavinia Cook Key.
Grave 130
James Mansfield Boyer
Jul 7, 1931 - Sep 17, 2007
Age 76.
Military Service: Korean War
Capt. U.S. Air Force
Grave 150
Thomas Edwin Nicholls, Sr.
Aug 4, 1924 - Mar 23, 2009
Age 84.
Military Service: World War II
PFC U.S. Army
Grave 151
Elizabeth Boyer Hamilton
Aug 29, 1959 - Jul 25, 2009

Grave 152
William Warren Archer
Dec 30, 1931 - May 25, 2011
Age 79.
Military Service: Korean War
2nd Lt. U.S. Army
Grave 153
Frances Smith Boyer
Oct 8, 1933 - Jan 5, 2012
Age 78.
Grave 154
H. Dennis Flury
Feb 1, 1946 - Nov 30, 2012

Grave 155
Mable Smith Nicholls
Oct 2, 1918 - Jan 29, 2014
Age 95.
Grave 156
Winnie Arlene Holcomb Adams
Oct 5, 1938 - Mar 28, 2014

Grave 157
Carlos Mike Bray
Sep 7, 1940 - Jan 14, 2012

Grave 158