St. Johns Cemetery – 047

Recorded Spring 1982 by Ralph and Jane Ayers.  Surveyed and photographed 07 Oct 2012 by Butch and Jane B. Thompson, PCCPC Volunteers.

Directions:  From Rockmart take Morgan Valley Road about 5 ¾ miles south.  The cemetery is in the woods not far from Antioch Baptist Church.  The cemetery was badly overgrown in 2012 but since then, the property owner has cleaned and is maintaining it. 

GPS: 33.94577, -85.19019

Note: At one time the church was across from the cemetery.  St. Johns School is also indicated on a 1910 Polk Co. map.  There are about 100 graves in this cemetery marked only by field-stones.  The property owner has recently cleaned up this cemetery.

Map      Cemetery      Cemetery      Field Stones      Field Stones      Field Stones                Field Stones      Field Stones        Mary West Obit

Hart, Mallie23 Apr 188931 Jan 1913d/o J. & M. West
Hart, Mary L.10 Mar 187709 Dec 1920
West, Mary Montgomery[per Death Cert: d. Mar 4, 1925; age 65; w/o Jack West; d/o Randal & Shatlatte Montgomery]
West, Willie Horris23 Sep 188602 Dec 1911d/o J. & M. West

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