History of the Restoration Movement


Grave Locations Of Restoration Movement Leaders In Mississippi

Below Is An Incomplete List Of Leaders In The Restoration Movement Now Deceased Whose Remains Have Been Located And Kept On Record For Future Restoration Study. Photos And The Locations Are Sketchy. As Further Investigation Comes To Light, Updates Of Photos And Directions To Locations Will Be Made.  Some Of The Names Listed Below Represent A "Wish-List" Of Graves I Hope To Visit Someday. If You Would Care To Assist In Producing Pages For Any Listed Below, Contact Me And Ask How You Can Help! For A Complete Listing Of Pages That Have Been Produced See The Master Index

 

 

Sorted By Name

 

Allmond, Hugo (3.18.1903-9.1.1957) Iuka, Tishomingo County, Oak Grove Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Armor, M.H. (1855-1940) Amory, Masonic Cemetery

 

Beavers, Dexter Daniel (05.29.1922-02.08.2008) Tupelo, Lee County, Tupelo Memorial Park Cemetery, GPS: 34.268217, -88.725676, (Find-A-Grave)
Bramlett, Jerry T. (1934-1984) Verona, Lee Memorial Park

 

Carr, Blevins C. - (1918-2001) Dennis, Lindsey Cemetery
Caskey, Thomas Withers (T.W.) Caskey (1820-1896) Jackson, Greenwood Cemetery Section 2 Lot 61
Choate, J.C. (1932-2008) Winona, Oakland Cemetery
Coleson, Hiram Kendall "H.K." (01.21.1855-09.12.1915) West Point, Clay County (Find-A-Grave)
Copeland, Henry Ivan, Sr. (7.3.1890-1.19.1963) Senatobia, Tate County, Bethesda Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Craig, Daniel Powell "Dan" (1887-1955) Harmony Baptist Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Clark, General William (1790-1859) Madison County, Clark Family Cemetery
Crum, William A (1837-????) Hickory Flat, Hickory Flat Cemetery
Crum, William Eli (1860-1924) Hickory Flat, Hickory Flat Cemetery

 

Day, Everett Clarence (7.2.1903-1.31.1993) Ashland, Benton County, Beech Hill Church Of Christ Cemetery GPS: 34.75030,-89.09470, (Find-A-Grave)
Decker, Barbara Couch (???-???) Tupelo, Lee County, Tupelo Memorial Park Cemetery - second wife of Floyd A. Decker (Find-A-Grave)
Dupuy, Starke, Jr. (1817-1857) Cathey Cemetery, Tate County

 

Harmon, Marion F. (11.25.1861-03.19.1940) Greenwood Cemetery, GPS: 33.594685,-88.645546, ward 18, lot 27, (Find-A-Grave)
Hathcock, Hoyet Evin (1.30.1926-6.12.2011) Hatley, Monroe County, New Hope Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Heathcock, William Andrew (10.06.1866-01.07.1936) State Line, Greene County, Heathcock Family Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Herron, Elijah Critton (03.04.1860-02.22.1913) Amory, Monroe County, New Hope Church of Christ Cemetery, GPS: 34.005566, -88.349196, (Baptized O.C. Lambert, described as a pioneer Alabama preacher in FF, 1933,05.30.p.3),
Hewett, Josephus (b. Aug. 27, 1805-1868) - worked with the Creaths, Raccoon John Smith, etc. Excluded from Elkhorn Assoc., 1830, planted Christian Church in Springfield, Illinois in 1830; Also, Carrolton, Green Cty. Ill, 1833, MHv.4#3) Moved to Natchez, Mississippi in 1838. Buried in Natchez City Cemetery
Holder, John David (03.27.1898-06.14.1978) Corinth, Alcorn County, Forrest Memorial Park, GPS:34.862421, -88.559248, (Find-A-Grave) Primitive Baptist - debated several in churches of Christ.

 

Jackson, Lee (02.18.1855-01.12.1929) Yalobusha County, Oakland Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Jeffcoat, Henry D. (1884-1951) Fulton, Fulton City Cemetery

 

Kendrick, Allen (1811-1859) (father of Mansel, Allen Rose, & Dr. Carroll Kendrick) Corinth, Oak Hill Christian Church Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Kendrick, Allen Rose (7.27.1849-8.7.1902) Kendrick, Alcorn County, Oak Hill Christian Church Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Kendrick, Mansel (1846-1898) Corinth, Alcorn County, Oak Hill Christian Church Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Lowrey, James Perrin (1872 - April 2, 1963), Tate County, Senatobia, Bethesda Cemetery,(Find-A-Grave)

Matthews, James E. (1799-1867) Crockett, Bucey-Matthews Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Matthews, Joseph W. (1812-1862) 1994 Hoover Rd., Snow Lake Shores, Benton Co., MS. From the back of the house, follow a well-mowed path for about 1/2 mile. The cemetery is located in the edge of tree line.

 

Newcomb, Frank (1913-1983) New Hope Church of Christ Cemetery
Nichols, Charlie R. (1892-1975), Steens, Lowndes County, Lone Oak Church Of Christ Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Nunnally, Joseph Guyton (1864-1935) Chalybeate, Tippah County, Union Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Oliver, Jesse C. (4.2.1837-5.10.1874) Baldwyn, Lee County, Baldwyn Masonic Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Phares, D.L. (1817-1892) Ridgeland, Montgomery Cemetery
Pickens, J. M. (1836-1881) Columbus, Friendship Cemetery
Powell, James Renford, Sr. (1923-1995) Carroll County, Old Union Church of Christ Cemetery

 

Rainey, Marvin Kendrick (1919-2000), Corinth, Oak Hills Cemetery (Sletch WE - 12/2000 p.3)
Rolland, Thomas Alexander (4.23.1859-11.5.1930) Walnut, Tippah County, Enon Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Rogers, Bill L. (1928-1972) Saltillo, Saltillo Church of Christ Cemetery

 

Smith, Albert H. (2.6.1866-5.13.1947) Webster County, Mount Hope Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Ussery, Robert (1804-1867) Smithville? (Find-A-Grave) Var. Usrey, Usery,

 

Walden, Paul (1932-2.19.2010) Verona, Lee County, Lee Memorial Park (Find-A-Grave)
Whitehead, Larry (09.20.1927-12.09.1955) Oxford, Lafayette County, North Oxford Cemetery, GPS: 34.393376, -89.508565 (Find-A-Grave) Obit. GA 01.12.1956,p.45
Willcutt, William Riley (11.25.1882-5.19.1946) Steens, Lowndes County, Lone Oak Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Sorted By City & County

 

Alcorn County
Oak Hill Christian Church Cemetery

Allen Kendrick (1811-1859) (father of Mansel, Allen Rose, & Dr. Carroll Kendrick) (Find-A-Grave)
Mansel Kendrick (1846-1898) (Find-A-Grave)
Allen Rose Kendrick (7.27.1849-8.7.1902) (Find-A-Grave)

 

Amory, Monroe County
M.H, Armor (1855-1940) Amory, Masonic Cemetery

Elijah Critton Herron (03.04.1860-02.22.1913) New Hope Church of Christ Cemetery, GPS: 34.005566, -88.349196, (Baptized O.C. Lambert & Merlin Paul Winkler, Sr. (5.5.1906-7.12.1970), described as a pioneer Alabama preacher in FF, 1933,05.30.p.3),

 

Ashland, Benton County
Everett Clarence Day (7.2.1903-1.31.1993) Beech Hill Church Of Christ Cemetery, GPS: 34.75030,-89.09470, (Find-A-Grave)
Joseph W. Matthews (1812-1862) 1994 Hoover Rd., Snow Lake Shores. From the back of the house, follow a well-mowed path for about 1/2 mile. The cemetery is located in the edge of tree line. (16th Governor of Mississippi, member of the church of Christ (Christian Church) & brother to James Matthews.)

 

Baldwyn, Lee County
Jesse C. Oliver (4.2.1837-5.10.1874) Baldwyn Masonic Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Carroll County
James Renford Powell, Sr. (1923-1995) Old Union Church of Christ Cemetery

 

Chalybeate, Tippah County
Joseph Guyton Nunnally (1864-1935) Union Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Columbus
J. M. Pickens (1836-1881) Friendship Cemetery

 

Corinth
John David Holder (03.27.1898-06.14.1978) Corinth, Alcorn County, Forrest Memorial Park, GPS:34.862421, -88.559248, (Find-A-Grave) Primitive Baptist - debated several in churches of Christ.
Frank Newcomb (1913-1983) New Hope Church of Christ Cemetery
Marvin Kendrick Rainey (1919-2000), Bet. Walnut & Corinth, Oak Hills Cemetery

 

Crockett
James E. Matthews (1799-1867) Bucey-Matthews Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Dennis
Carr, Blevins C. - (1918-2001) Lindsey Cemetery

 

Fulton
Henry D. Jeffcoat (1884-1951) Fulton City Cemetery

 

Hatley, Monroe County
Hoyet Evin Hathcock (1.30.1926-6.12.2011) New Hope Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Hickory Flat
William A. Crum (1837-????) Hickory Flat Cemetery
William Eli Crum (1860-1924) Hickory Flat Cemetery

 

Iuka, Tishomingo County
Hugo Allmond (3.18.1903-9.1.1957) Oak Grove Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Jackson
Thomas Withers (T.W.) Caskey (1820-1896) Greenwood Cemetery Section 2 Lot 61

 

Steens, Lowndes County
Lone Oak Church Of Christ Cemetery
Charlie R. Nichols (1892-1975), (Find-A-Grave)
William Riley Willcutt (11.25.1882-5.19.1946) (Find-A-Grave)

 

Madison County
General William Clark (1790-1859) Clark Family Cemetery

 

Natchez
Hewett, Josephus (b. Aug. 27, 1805-1868) - worked with the Creaths, Raccoon John Smith, etc. Excluded from Elkhorn Assoc., 1830, planted Christian Church in Springfield, Illinois? Also, Carrolton, Green Cty. Ill, 1833, MHv.4#3) Moved to Natchez, Mississippi. Buried in Natchez City Cemetery

 

Oxford, Lafayette County
Larry Whitehead (09.20.1927-12.09.1955) North Oxford Cemetery, GPS: 34.393376, -89.508565 (Find-A-Grave) Obit. GA, 01.12.1956,p.45

 

Ridgeland
D.L. Phares (1817-1892) Montgomery Cemetery

 

Senatobia, Tate County
Bethesda Cemetery
Henry Ivan Copeland, Sr. (7.3.1890-1.19.1963) (Find-A-Grave)
James Perrin Lowrey (1872 - April 2, 1963) (Find-A-Grave)

 

Saltillo
Bill L. Rogers (1928-1972) North Of Tupelo, Saltillo Church of Christ Cemetery

 

Smithville, Monroe County
Robert Ussery (1804-1867) (Find-A-Grave) Var. Usrey, Usery,. He died of Typhoid in Itawamba County away from home.

 

Tate County
Starke Dupuy, Jr. (1817-1857) Cathey Cemetery, east of Senatobia

 

Tupelo, Lee County
Tupelo Memorial Park Cemetery GPS: 34.268217, -88.725676
Dexter Daniel Beavers (05.29.1922-02.08.2008) (Find-A-Grave)
Barbara Couch Decker (1911-04.30.2002) second wife of Floyd A. Decker (Find-A-Grave)

 

Verona
Lee Memorial Park
Jerry T. Bramlett (1934-1984)
Paul Walden (1932-2.19.2010) (Find-A-Grave)

 

Walnut, Tippah County
Daniel Powell "Dan" Craig (1887-1955) Harmony Baptist Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)
Thomas Alexander Rolland (4.23.1859-11.5.1930) Enon Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

Webster County
Albert H. Smith (2.6.1866-5.13.1947) Mount Hope Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

West Point, Clay County
Hiram Kendall "H.K." Coleson (01.21.1855-09.12.1915) (Find-A-Grave)

Marion F. Harmon (11.25.1861-03.19.1940) Greenwood Cemetery, GPS: 33.594685,-88.645546, ward 18, lot 27, (Find-A-Grave)

 

Winona
Choate, J.C. (1932-2008) Oakland Cemetery

 

Yalobusha County
Lee Jackson (02.18.1855-01.12.1929) Oakland Cemetery (Find-A-Grave)

 

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