Anderson Cemetery Pictures

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Anderson Cemetery
The Anderson Cemetery is located at Hoggtown on the Massey Farm across from # 331 Defeated Creek
Highway ( Hwy.85). It is fenced and well maintained. A seperate fenced area contain the Kemp family burials.
36-19-06N 85-54-95W

Kemp, Hailey 3 July 1868 - 19 Mar 1935
Kemp, Maggie 4 Jan 1881 - 7 May 1966
Kemp, Allie 15 May 1893 - 25 Mar 1925
Kemp, Edgar McKenney 17 Jan 1937
Pvt 311 Inf. 78 Div
Kemp, Edgar M., Jr. 13 Jan 1923 - 30 Jan 1936
Donoho, Virgel E. 31 Mar 1921 - 30 Apr 1950
Kemp, Madeline 6 Sept 1916 - 9 Sept 1962
"Now Twilight lets her curtain down and pins it with a star"
Anderson, Etta 5 Mar 1892 - 21 Mar 1913
Anderson, Wade J. 10 Apr 1884 - 29 June 1962
Anderson, Lizzie Law 2 Nov 1885 - 26 Oct 1923
w/o Wade J. Anderson
Anderson, Mettie F. 7 July 1887 - 16 Oct 1918
Anderson, Bonell 16 Feb 1921-18 Feb 1921
Davis, Charlie E. 19 June 1909 -23 Aug 1910
Craighead, J. M. 24 Dec 1863 - 11 Apr 1920
Anderson, Burton 5 May 1829 - 15 Dec 1906
Anderson, Landy 12 June 1839 - 10 Apr 1890
Anderson, Willie Belle 5 Jan 1915 - 26 Oct 1918
"Darling we miss thee"
Davis, Sallie L. 9 June 1903 - 4 Mar 1906
Anderson, Lucy A 18 Oct 1882 - 6 May 1968
Anderson, Robert Leslie 10 Dec 1881 - 20 Oct 1952
Knight, Mamie L 26 Jan 1905 - 10 Aug 1994
Knight, Herman D. 23 July 1900 - 19 June 1976
Canter, Melba Sue no dates
Anderson, Henry D. 23 Dec 1906 ------
Anderson, Helen Emogene no dates
Anderson, Willie 6 Oct 1905 - 25 Oct 1906
Anderson, Benton 11 Nov 1900 - 19 July 1901
Anderson, Minnie Lector 22 Sep 1917 - 17 Apr 1918
Matthews, Altie Anderson. 11 June 1901 - 7 May 1943*
*Note- Wife of John Alvin Matthews

Copied by Retta Waggoner May 15, 2002
Listed in Smith County Tennessee Cemeteries- North of the Cumberland River Pg.161-162.


Retta Matthews Waggoner is the little girl in the center of the photo dressed
in white at the burial of her aunt Altie Anderson Matthews in 1942. The next
photo was made of Retta at the gravesite 60 years later in May 2002.


The Anderson Cemetery - Winter 2000

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