MT. ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH

 

This is a well-kept African American cemetery located on New Hope Road, approximately 1.0 mile from Highway 69 South of Columbus. The cemetery is east of the church.

 

There is one World War I veteran, three World War II veterans, one Vietnam War veteran, and one veteran who served during peacetime buried in this cemetery.

 

Surveyed by Russell D. James and Mike Lowery on 11 November 2003.

 

Oscar Ferguson

PFC US Army

World War II

1915 1988

 

Clara L. Williams

11 Sep 1946 11 Jun 1990

 

Annie L. Kirk

9 Feb 1909 11 Jun 1968

 

Carrie McGowan

1882 22 Oct 1962

 

Blummie Walton

8 Oct 1888 4 Jan 1981

 

John A. Walton

4 Oct 1898 no death date

 

Willia M. Walton

20 Mar 1939 7 Jun 1987

 

Rev. General I. Adams

7 May 1904 23 May 1983

 

Gustava W. Adams

22 Feb 1905 11 Dec 1996

 

Martha Moore

7 Mar 1886 25 Aug 1968

 

Rosetta Petty

20 Nov 1878 18 Nov 1959

 

John Randolph

Born 1819 Richmond, VA

Died 8 Nov 1917

 

Mary Ann Randolph

1829 20 May 1929

 

David Randolph

10 Mar 1884 8 Oct 1961

 

Rachel Randolph

27 Oct 1890 29 May 1969

 

Idella Jones

1853 1951

 

Lorean Jones

1905 1967

 

Linwood Jones

22 May 1900 20 May 1981

 

John Randolph

16 Oct 1870 15 Oct 1928

 

David Strawbridge

16 Nov 1899 25 Sep 1982

 

Thaddeus S. Wilson

7 Feb 1896 8 Dec 1976

 

Bertha S. Wilson

14 Jul 1901 no death date

 

Sarah Strawbridge

10 Sep 1875 25 Dec 1945

 

Clara Randolph

1883 17 Aug 1940

 

Robert Buckner

24 May 1990 6 Jan 1936

 

Sarah G. Buckner

16 Jul 1905 21 Nov 1948

 

Johnie Halbert

29 Jul 1921 3 Sep 1969

 

Johnnie Buckner

5 Jan 1903 6 Nov 1903

 

Hattie M. Halbert

14 Mar 1896 2 Apr 1986

 

Virginia Buckner

Died 18 Aug 1940

 

Sallie Waldon

1868 1945

 

Carter Waldon

1858 1936

 

Andrew McGowan

Dec 1904 Aug 1926

 

Mattie J. Hughes

1913 1924

 

Daisy Bell Poindexter

1907 1924

 

Mary J. Poindexter

1875 1928

 

Anna Poindexter

1855 1929

 

Wishum Poindexter

1851 1940

 

Fred Poindexter

10 May 1885 29 May 1942

 

Lula Thompson

18 Jul 1881 29 May 1944

 

Willie Murray Sr.

3 Dec 1927 22 Nov 2001

 

Sherman Murray

1900 1954

 

Lillie L. Murray

13 Feb 1889 9 Jul 1979

 

Mack Murray

10 Jun 1923 29 Nov 1955

 

Julius Johnson

1912 1957

 

Annie M. Johnson

23 Jan 1925 18 Feb 2003

 

Belinda G. Murray

1 Mar 1962 21 Apr 1996

 

Tommie Jordan

19 Feb 1899 4 Jul 1965

 

Rev. S. E. Turnipseed

15 Sep 1879 26 Dec 1962

 

Pollie Turnipseed

Died 27 Apr 1953

Age 63 yrs.

 

Rev. W. H. Turnipseed

Died Sep 1940

 

Harvie Moore

TEC5

US Army

World War II

30 Oct 1923 23 Jan 1997

 

Leola Moore

21 Feb 1921 7 Jan 1988

 

Jackie Billups

Jul 1923 Nov 1996

 

Nathaniel Waldon

23 Sep 1898 15 Aug 1982

 

Etta W. Harris

14 Oct 1907 22 Apr 1987

 

Arthur Jones

7 Aug 1936 18 Nov 2002

 

Clida M. Easley

4 Sep 1910 31 Dec 1999

 

Luberta Colvin

12 Jul 1940 3 Jun 2000

 

Willie Colvin Sr.

19 May 1935 22 Apr 2001

 

Clarence Lee Colvin

FA US Navy

Vietnam

1 Dec 1954 3 Apr 1991

 

Bernard Jones

3 Jul 1910 25 Sep 1981

 

Rose Carvin

17 Mar 1884 16 Mar 1981

 

Frank Jones

14 May 1932 17 Mar 1963

 

Mamie Colvin

3 May 1905 4 Mar 1960

 

Clarence Colvin

4 Jun 1913 1 Sep 2000

 

Floyd L. Roland

17 May 1926 30 Aug 1959

 

Mamie Harrison

28 Apr 1928 6 Jun 1999

 

Mary Jones

17 Oct 1921 14 Apr 1998

 

Eloise Giles

11 Dec 1913 22 Jun 1989

 

James E. Adams

8 May 1925 12 Nov 1968

 

Stella Williams

1880 1980

 

Alex Lacy

Died 6 Aug 1954

 

Lillie Lacy

Died 20 Dec 1959

 

Bennie White

1 Aug 1921 19 May 1957

 

Selica Bradley

2 Apr 1878 29 Oct 1964

 

Rev. S. J. Turnipseed Jr.

1869 1946

 

Mary Turnipseed

3 Feb 1864 30 Jan 1963

 

Newton Turnipseed

7 Sep 1910 20 Dec 1966

 

James Moore

20 Jun 1974 12 Oct 1993

 

Ola Williams

5 Aug 1907 6 May 1995

 

Charlie L. Moore

24 Sep 1905 17 Oct 1987

 

Michael W. Moore

26 Apr 1958 12 Jun 1984

 

James Moore

PVT

US Army

World War II

1907 1984

 

Bettie Poindexter

30 Oct 1915 24 Dec 1974

 

Tommie Lee Moore

3 Jul 1949 27 Jul 1974

 

Rebecca Moore

1878 27 Dec 1973

 

James Moore Jr.

16 Sep 1948 3 Aug 1972

 

Lonzo Pope

Mississippi

PVT

Infantry

World War I

4 Jul 1896 26 Aug 1954

 

Rev. O. W. Betts

1912 1981

 

Queen Ester Lockett

28 Dec 1904 23 Dec 1948

 

Marissie Frieson

1866 1947

 

Nannie Halbert

Died 28 Jan 1950

 

Oscar Halbert

Died 15 Feb 1947

 

Allie L. Jones

26 Dec 1902 18 Sep 1960

 

Maggie L. Carvin

8 Nov 1920 1 Jun 1987

 

Tony J. Matthews

10 Aug 1929 22 Nov 1987

 

Pocahuntis Halbert

20 Sep 1907 23 Apr 1988

 

Marvin L. Moore

25 Nov 1952 25 Jun 1988

 

Sammie Scott

27 Dec 1947 20 Jul 1999

 

Paula D. Jordan

1975 1989

 

Maggie Hall

10 Dec 1915 2 Sep 1998

 

Mamie L. McGowan

23 Sep 1916 22 Mar 2001

 

Royal Bailey

20 Apr 1942 3 Mar 2001

 

Bruce Moore

29 Oct 1953 8 Apr 2002

 

Bessie Scott

27 Oct 1917 25 Jan 2003

 

Sammie L. Scott

27 Dec 1947 20 May 1999

 

Rev. George W. Coleman

5 Feb 1934 2 Dec 1992

 

James R. Poindexter

19 May 1912 6 Jun 1991

 

Johhnie Hinton

US Navy

24 Jan 1926 1 Mar 1993

 

James C. Jones

2nd Lt. US Air Force

14 Dec 1954 17 Aug 1995

 

Claudie Jones

5 Jul 1913 11 Feb 1984

 

Andrew McGowan

Dec 1904 Aug 1926

 

Mattie J. Hughes

1912 1924

 

Alexander Jones

13 Jun 1934 26 Jan 1975

 

Aaron Jones

24 May 1932 7 Feb 1967

 

Johnnie Booker

10 Mar 1914 22 Jan 1954