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Looneyville Cemetery is located on private property, behind an old house at Looneyville. From Nacogdoches travel west on FM 343, turn south (left) on FM 225 and travel about 2 miles, just north of a church on the east side of the road is a ruined building on the west side, cemetery south of the ruined building.

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Cemetery is in privet hedge and pine forest about fifty yards to west of right-of-way. Drive entrance to cemetery permits walk-up visitations. Light overgrowth of hedge, grasses, and vines; medium condition, some care has been given this site by land owner.

Heart shaped granite headstone outside fenced area:

Fannie L. Hudson,

    wife of

  F. Hudson

Born  March 26, 1871

Died  May 16, 1898

Square base with four foot column; 

north face of large base inscribed with:

John  L. Looney

Born: Oct. 1875

Died: July 1878

square base of column has inscriptions for burials 

on each face; N., E., S., W.

   north face inscription:

Maryetta  Looney

Born: March 1869

Died: Oct. 1873

   east face inscription:

S.C. Looney

Born: Jan, 22, 1839

Died Dec. 03, 1887

   south face of column base inscription:

J.F. Looney

Born: Sept. 25, 1858

Died: Sept. 23, 1887

   west face of column base inscription:

J.R. Looney

Born: Dec. 05, 1824

Died: June 03, 1881

There are two footstones with initials: J.F.L. & M.L.

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