The USGenWeb Tombstone Project - Mississippi

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Click on the underlined Cemetery Name to go to a transcription of the cemetery

Click on the camera to see photos from that cemetery

To volunteer to transcribe (walk and record) a Mississippi cemetery or submit tombstone photos, please go to The USGenWeb Tombstone Project - Mississippi Submission and Contacts page

To learn how to record a survey of a Cemetery and transcribe it for uploading see Instructions for Surveying a Cemetery and Submitting It.

All submissions will be added to The USGenWeb Archives Project - Mississippi, where the USGenWeb Tombstone Project stores its submissions.

Email Registry For Contributors
Any time you see this symbol The Registry next to a name, they have registered their e-mail address at
The Registry. This will be their current address.


Adams Arbor Cemetery
  Helen Arnold
Old Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Ashland Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Baker Cemetery    Helen Arnold
Barns Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Bethel Cemetery, Enid-Teasdale   Helen Arnold
Bethel Cemetery, Phillips    Helen Arnold
Bethel-Sharkey Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Blue Cane M.B. Church Cemetery, Charleston    Helen Arnold
Bonnette Lake Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Bramlett-Harvey Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Brazil Baptist Church, Brazil    Helen Arnold
Brooklyn Church, Cassidy Bayou    Helen Arnold
Burkhalter I Cemetery, Oakland   Helen Arnold
Burkhalter II, Oakland   Helen Arnold
Carder Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Colbert Hill, Paynes   Helen Arnold
Charleston N.E. Ward Cemetery   Lela Evans
Corinth Baptist Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Cox Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Crenshaw-Sherrill Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Dogan Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Eagle Plantation Cemetery, Philipp-Money Road    Helen Arnold
Ebnezer Cemetery-AKA Friendship, Sumner   Helen Arnold
Elijah Chapel Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Ellett Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Elliott Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Enid Oakhill Cemetery, Sumner   Helen Arnold
Friendship East Baptist Cemetery , Enid or Charleston   Helen Arnold
Friendship Church of God Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Frierson Chapel M.B.Church Cemetery, Brazil   Helen Arnold
Good Hope M.B.Church Cemetery, Webb   Helen Arnold
Gray Family Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Henson Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Hitt Cemetery, Parchman   Helen Arnold
Horn-Jackson Cemetery, Teasdale    Helen Arnold
Indiana Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Indian Mound Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Jenkins Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Jerusalem Cemetery, Paynes   Helen Arnold
Jerusalem M.B. Cemetery, Glendora   Helen Arnold
Johnson Church Cemetery, Vance    Helen Arnold
Jordan Hill Cemetery, Paynes    Helen Arnold
King Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Lang Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Little Hubbard M.B.Church Cemetery, Charleston    Lela Evans
Locopolis Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Mabus Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Magnolia Gardens Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Old Masonic Cemetery   Helen Arnold
McCartney Family Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Moore or Pegram Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Mount Calvery M.B. Church Cemetery, Glendora    Helen Arnold
Mount Calvery Baptist Church Cemetery, Tutwiler   Helen Arnold
Mount Pisgah Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Mount Zion, Oakland   Helen Arnold
Murphey Cemetery, Teasdale   Helen Arnold
Needmore Cemetery   Helen Arnold
New Hope Cemetery   Helen Arnold
New Smith , Cascilla   Helen Arnold
New Town Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Charleston   Helen Arnold
No Name Cemetery   Helen Arnold
North Shady Grove Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Old Oak Grove Methodist Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Odom Hill Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Olvis Cemetery-AKA Oliver Grove M.B. Church Cemetery, Oakland    Helen Arnold
Orr Cemetery, Springhill-Oakland    Helen Arnold
Paul Cemetery AKA St. Paul   Helen Arnold
Persimmon Grove M.B. Cemetery, Glendora    Helen Arnold
Pine Hill Church, Oakland   Helen Arnold
Old Pine Hill-Bailey-Thornton Cemetery. Oakland    Helen Arnold
Old Spring Hill Cemetery, Oakland    Helen Arnold
Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery, Albin-Webb    Helen Arnold
Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Poplar Springs Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Tillatoba Church Cemetery AKA Providence Church Cemetery. Tillitoba   Helen Arnold
Rice Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Rocky Branch Cemetery, indluding Rocky Branch Cemetery II, the part reserved for Black families   Helen Arnold
Joy Pigee
Rone/Roane Cemetery( Rome), Oakland    Helen Arnold
Rosemond, Tutwiler   Helen Arnold
Rowland Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Saint Clare M.B. Church Cemetery, Glendora    Helen Arnold
Saint John M. B. Church Cemetery, Charleston    Helen Arnold
Saint John Church Cemetery, Webb    Helen Arnold
Saint Luke M.B.Church Cemetery, Tippo   Helen Arnold
Saint Mark M.B. Church Cemetery, Tippo-Macel    Helen Arnold
Sandy Creek Cemetery, Enid-Teasdale    Helen Arnold
Sargent-Vaughn Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Sherman Cemetery, Enid    Helen Arnold
Smith Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Smith-Murphy   Helen Arnold
Springhill Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Stonefield Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Strider-Burt Cemetery, Rosebloom   Helen Arnold
Strider-Macel Cemetery, Macel   Helen Arnold
Sturdivant Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Swamp Grove M. B. Church Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Taylor Chapel CME Church Cemetery, Leverette    Helen Arnold
Old Tillatoba Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Tippo Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Tippo Church of God Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Tribble Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Unmarked graves and out of state burials   Helen Arnold
Weston Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Whitehead M.B.Church Cemetery, Glendora    Helen Arnold
Harris Tisdale Williams Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Willington or Harper Cemetery, NE Charleston    Helen Arnold
Womble-Slaughter Cemetery, Oakland    Helen Arnold
Woodlawn Cemetery, Webb-Sumner    Lela Evans
Wright Cemetery   Helen Arnold
US Veterans Affairs - Grave Locator    

The following cemeteries are listed in the
US Geological Survey web site as being in Tallahatchie County. Information in parenthesis ( ) indicates on which USGS map the cemetery can be found, not what community the cemetery may be in.  There are more not listed here.  Currently, there are many with no transcriptions or only partial listings in the Tombstone Project.  Please volunteer to survey these cemeteries or others you know of in Tallahatchie County:
  • Adams Arbor Church of God Prophecy Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Ashland Cemetery (Holcomb)
  • Barnes Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Bethel Cemetery (Philipp)
  • Bethel Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Bethel Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Burkhalter Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Carver Hill Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Chestnut Grove Cemetery (Tillatoba)
  • Church of God Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Corinth Baptist Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Corinth Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Eagle Plantation Cemetery (Money)
  • Ellett Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Friendship E Baptist Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Friendship E Church of God Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Galena Cemetery (Tutwiler)
  • Henson Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Indian Mound Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Jackson Cemetery (Tocowa)
  • Jenkins Cemetery (Webb)
  • Johnson Cemetery (Vance)
  • Jordan Hill Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Magnolia Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Mount Calvery Cemetery (Philipp)
  • Mount Pisgah Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Muddy Bayou Cemetery (Tutwiler)
  • Needmore Cemetery (Tippo)
  • New Hope Cemetery (Tillatoba)
  • New Light Cemetery (Rome)
  • New Salem Cemetery (Tippo)
  • New Town Cemetery (Charleston)
  • North Shady Grove Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Oak Grove Cemetery (Charleston)
  • Oak Hill Cemetery (Courtland)
  • Olvis Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Paul Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Pine Hill Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Poplar Springs Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Rice Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Rocky Branch Cemeteries (Oakland)
  • Rome Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Rosemound Cemetery (Tutwiler)
  • Rowland Cemetery (Paynes)
  • Saint Clare Cemetery (Glendora)
  • Saint Johns Cemetery (Charleston)
  • Saint Marys Cemetery (Glendora)
  • Saint Paul Cemetery (Philipp)
  • Saint Paul Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Saint Pauls Cemetery (Tillatoba)
  • Saint Peter Cemetery (Glendora)
  • Shady Grove Cemetery (Vance)
  • Sherman Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Shiloh Cemetery (Schlater)
  • Silent Shade Cemetery (Vance)
  • Smith Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Spring Hill Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Spring Hill Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Stonefield Cemetery (Cascilla)
  • Willington Cemetery (Unknown)
  • Womble Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Woodlawn Cemetery (Webb)



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This Project is about remembering our dead and preserving our history!!!

To learn how to record a survey of a cemetery and transcribe it, submit a survey you have completed or to add your tombstone photos to the collection, please go to:

The USGenWeb Tombstone Project - Mississippi Submission and Contacts page



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