PILGRIM REST CEMETERY

SUNSET MEMORIAL GARDENS

 

This is an African American cemetery along the Luxapalila Creek off of Gardner Boulevard on Sunset Drive in East Columbus. The cemetery is overgrown and only three markers are visible, though eight more headstones and at least four footstones are back in the overgrown wooded area.

 

Ella W. Nabors

30 Apr 1933- 4 Apr 1997

 

Maggie G. Shirley

10 Jun 1911 18 Aug 1986

 

Tommie McCottrell

20 Jul 1929 30 Sep 1994

 

Pearl Thomas Holmes

6 Nov 1902 5 Mar 1971

 

Charlie Bell Murray

15 Feb 1886 8 Jan 1951

 

Velma Louise Bonner

13 Mar 1910 15 Feb 1965

 

Ella Bartee

died 3 Mar 1926

 

Paralee Hinton

Age 44

died 4 Dec 1937

 

Louis Hughes

died 8 aug 1881

 

Alice Lowe

died 29 Apr 1952

 

John Lowe

died Apr 1938