The Sexton Cemetery Pictures - Horseshoe Bend Road

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Sexton Cemetery
The Sexton Cemetery is located one-half mile from Highway 70N on west side of Horseshoe Bend Road.
Turn left off Horseshoe Bend Road on Woods Lane and in a short distance there is a gate and street
sign reading Begood Ct.. The cemetery is 300 feet up the hill in a walled enclosure.
GPS 36-14-357N 85-53-396W

Sexton, Tug 8 Feb 1880-10 Apr 1953
Sexton, Ollie Mae 1882-1927
Sexton, William B. 1868-1919
Sexton, G.A. 15 Jun 1826-26 Oct 1892
Sexton, Ellen 12 Mar 1837-10 Apr 1927
Overstreet, Carl 21 Sep 1902- 2 Nov 1911*
*Note: This tombstone was listed in cemetery book but
we only found half of a broken stone that had no inscription.
Graves marked with fieldstones.

Note: About 20 feet outside the cemetery wall was an antique hand operated water pump which indicates there once was a house nearby.
Listed in Smith County Tennessee Cemeteries-South of the Cumberland River(1984) page 218.
Photographed and copied by John & Retta Waggoner 29 December 2007.

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