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Samuel A. Dixon Cemetery

Location: At 2046 McGhee's Mill Road near Ceffo
Directions: From Roxboro, Chub Lake Road to McGhees Mill Road. Then North on McGhees Mill Road (SR 1336). Cemetery is on the right approximately 1/2 mile before the intersection with Concord-Ceffo Road at Ceffo.
Access: In front yard of house, near road. Well maintained.
Survey: Mar 2005 by Ken Dalton and Becky Farlow
GPS: 36 27 21.2 N 079 02 26.3 W
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Graves:

(4-sided stone) / Lead Kindly Light / Father and / Mother are / gone but not / forgotten /
1. Elizabeth / M DIXON / Feb 28, 1817 / Mar 20, 1893 / Palmo non sinc labore / (fs) EMAD /
2. Samuel A / DIXON / Sept 25, 1813 / Jun 27, 1881 / Safe in the / arms of Jesus / (fs) SAD / (Barry Whitfield has posted the will of Samuel A Dixon in the Person County Message Board.)

3. Georgia A DIXON / Apr 29, 1854 / Oct 22, 1913 / Asleep in Jesus / blessed sleep / (fs) GAD /

4. Joanna Thomas / wife of the later / Chas H [Norlie] DUNCAN / Apr 3, 1847 / Jan 6, 1923 / Honored loved and / wept: Here mother lies / Gone to eternal rest /

5. Nancy W / Dixon / WINSTEAD / Sept 1852 / Feb 25, 1922 / Asleep in Jesus /

6. Jessie Zionmon / son of / J H and Sallie ZIONMON ( Zionmon is a misspelling of Zimmerman) / Born / Jan 17, 1852 / Died / Oct 10, 1887 / (broken stone)

7. Charles H DUNCAN / CO. F / 17 NC INF / CSA /

8. John D HARRIS / Co. E / 35 NC INF / CSA /

Graves marked by fieldstones (This information is from posts to the Person County Message Board by Debra Blackard on 22 Dec 1998 and by Barry Whitfield on 06 Jan 2000.):

9. (L B Dixon 5-19-1894--8-8-1895)

10. (Sallie Dixon Zimmerman)

11. (John Henry Zimmerman)

12. (Myrtle Zimmerman. Died the night after birth. A twin born to Mollie Bett Long and Eddie Boswell Zimmerman. Eddie was the son of John Henry and Sallie Dixon Zimmerman.)

13. (Edward Zimmerman. Died at 10 months old. A twin born to Mollie Bett Long and Eddie Boswell Zimmerman.)


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