TRINITY CME CHURCH CEMETERY

 

Trinity CME Church cemetery is an African American cemetery located adjacent to the church at the intersection of Trinity Road and Carson Road in the community of Trinity.  The cemetery consists of only a few stones and approximately fifty (50) white wooden crosses with no inscriptions on them.

 

Surveyed by Russell D. James on 15 December 2003.

 

Cellie Wilson

1874 – 1951

 

Robert Williams

Died 28 May 1928

Age 31 yrs.

 

Robert Thompson

Mississippi

pVT

301 Stev Regt QMC

World War I

23 Jun 1896 – 24 Mar 1950

 

Joe Gandy

19 Feb 1923 – 30 Aug 2001

 

Sadie B. Anthony

19 Jun 1916 – 16 Aug 1999

 

George O’Bean

8 Feb 1935 – 19 Aug 1997

 

Willie Cox

12 Nov 1930 – 14 May 1994

 

Roy C. Hunter

17 Jul 1961 – 12 Mar 1993

 

Rosie Cockrell

22 Sep 1958 – 29 Dec 1993

 

Peggy Patmon Gandy

31 Jan 1929 – 10 Jul 1984

 

Arthur Jones Jr.

26 Nov 1955 – 12 Jan 1994

 

Harry Weatherspoon Sr.

SSGT

US Army

World War II

25 Aug 1925 – 30 Oct 1987

 

Ned Buckhanna

Died 20 Oct 1918

Age 76 yrs.

 

Claude A. Johnson Sr.

7 May 1939 – 10 Aug 2001

 

Viola Prowell

1897 – 28 Sep 1977

 

Sam Prowell

10 Jan 1892 – 10 Jun 1947

 

Armstead Lee

12 Jun 1898 – 15 Oct 1946

 

H. P. Williams

Died 20 Dec 1909

Age 73 yrs.

 

Chris C. Thomas

25 Dec 1901 – 7 Oct 1987

 

Carrie P. Thomas

13 Nov 1910 – 19 Apr 1985

 

Sarah B. Austin

18 Oct 1908 – 27 Jan 1982

 

Susie Jones

13 Jun 1920 – 23 Nov 1997

 

Cleveland J. Smith Jr.

1 Aug 1981 – 16 Mar 2002

 

Beb Newman

15 Aug 1923 – 2 Apr 1995

 

Ollie Johnson

1919 – 1992

 

James B. Thompson

20 Nov 1951 – 22 Mar 1965

 

Eugene Brooks Sr.

31 Oct 1936 – 26 Apr 1996

 

Nancy Robinson

Jul 1870 – 29 Nov 1965