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Ebenezer Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Location: John Pleasant Road.
Directions: From Roxboro, take Leasburg Road (158) to John Pleasant Road (SR 1378)
Access: Active church with cemetery accessible to public
Survey: By Amy Ralston and Rebecca Hessee on May 30 2006
GPS: 36 23 22 N 079 07 52 W
Notes:
This cemetery is a match for WPA # 72

Graves

1. Tomie Cecil CARTER Sr / Jan 30 1924 / May 1 2005 / In God I trusted

2. Gloria Jean / GARDEN / 1949-1975

3. Arnold Lee CARTER / July 19 1939 / April 5 1998 / Forever in our hearts

CARTER(double stone)
4. Cabell George / Oct 3 1911 / Oct 29 1978
5. Alice Matlock / July 3 1914 / (living)

MISE (double stone) / Married / Apr 12 1952
6. Alex Allen / May 14 1915 / Jan 20 1993
7. Hilda CARTER / June 3 1926 / (living)

CARTER (triple stone) / Infants of / S Coleman and Bettie W CARTER
8. Meria / 1940
9. Eugene / 1942
10. Paul F / 1949

11. Ester CARTER / RUDD / Feb 12 1922 / Feb 21 1994 / Beloved Mother

12. Melvin R CARTER / Dec 21 1913 / Jan 23 1975

CARTER (double stone)
13. Martha Wingfield / Aug 2 1889 / Mar 24 1958 / (fs) Mother
14. Sterling Cecil / April 2 1889 / Nov 17 1936 / (fs) Father

15. Emma Hamlet / CARTER / July 17 1915 / June 6 1986

16. Mollie / HENSLEY / Oct 1 1858 / Dec 11 1927

BROACH (double stone) / Asleep in Jesus / blessed sleep
17. W R BROACH / Apr 1 1850 / Mar 7 1914 / (fs) WRB
18. His wife / Emma T / Sept 10 1870 / Feb 18 1931 / (fs) ETB

19. D K BROACH / Mar 6 1897 / Nov 6 1923 / How desolate our home / bereft of thee / (fs) DKB / (fs) David Kinch BROACH / North Carolina / Pvt Co C 51 Mg Bn / World War 1 / Mar 6 1897 Nov 6 1923

20. Pearl C ALLEN / Jan 15 1889 / Oct 14 1966 / In loving Memory

21.J A (Billy) CARTER / Mar 24 1930 / Mar 22 1936

CARTER (double stone) / At Rest
22. Annie / CARTER / June 22 1892 / Feb 13 1969 / (fs) Momma
23. Andrew / Jackson / Sept 14 1883 / May 6 1960

24. Floyd C CARTER / Feb 13 1918 / Feb 9 1936

25. Andrew J CARTER Sr / Jan 25 1857 / Jan 2 1926

26. Ollie Gracie CARTER / Aug 25 1919 / Feb 1 1920

27. Baby Son CARTER / Sept 11 1908 / Sept 12 1908

28. J M B F / 1804 / 25D M 4 / 1888 (field stone)

29. W S M / BF 18 1798 / DS 10 1878 (field stone)

30. Pvt / William E / MARSHALL / Co G / 15 Rect / NC State Trp / CSA / Mar 22 1836 / Sep 18 1862 / (fs) WRM / Bm 22 1836 /DS 18 1862

31. In Memory of / Jeremiah BROOKS / Died Feb 6 1871 / Aged 98 yrs

32. Elizabeth / wife of / Jeremiah BROOKS / Died / June 21 1855 / Agd about 80 yrs

33. Landon Carter / FREDERICKSEN / July 29 2001 / Little Ones / to him belong

BRIGGS (double stone) Rest in Peace
34. Artis / Apr 1 1919 / Feb 16 1991
35. Annie Bell P / Dec 27 1920

36. Jimmy TURNER / 1875-1960 / (Funeral home marker surrounded by cement, with June 1993 scratched in cement.)

BARTS (double stone)- Not my will but thine be done- Married / Nov 20 1941
37. Father / J Hubert / Mar 27 1921 / June 10 1993 / (fs) James Hubert BARTS / Pvt US Army / World War II / Mar 27 1921 Jun 10 1993
38. Mother / Odessa C / Sept 23 1920 / Oct 23 1993 / (fs) Mom

PLEASANT (double stone)
39. Father / C Monroe / July 7 1909 / Aug 8 1952 / (fs) CMP
40. Mother / Hazel McKEE / Mar 22 1914 / Aug 23 2000 / (fs) HMP

41. Eliza Jane / PLEASANT / Aug 23 1851 / June 21 1928 / Gone but not forgotten

42. Sister / Infant Dau of / Mr & Mrs W L / PLEASANTS / Sept 4 1907 / Sept 4 1907 / Safely in the / arms of Jesus / (fs) IP

43. Brother / Archie Moses / son of Mr & Mrs / W L PLEASANTS / Mch 21 1917 / June 15 1919 / From Mother now / departed-dear Sis- / ter to meet / (fs) AM

PLEASANT (double stone)
44. Willis Lea / June 23 1871 / Feb 23 1940 / (fs) WLP
45. Bettie TURNER / Oct 18 1878 / Mar 16 1959 / (fs) BTP

CARTER (double stone)
46. Harry L / Dec 9 1909 / Sept 15 1988 / Devoted Father
47. Hallie W / July 31 1910 / Nov 25 1991 / Loving Mother

CLAYTON (Double stone) As long as life and memory last we shall remember you
48. Aubrey H / March 22 1916 / March 14 1971 / (fs) Daddy
49. (living)

OVERBY (double stone)
50. Ellis A / Dec 14 1924 / Oct 14 2000 / (fs) EAO
51. Evelyn C / Nov 29 1917 / Feb 14 2004 / (fs) ECO

CLAYTON (double stone)
52.James Henry / June 15 1889 / June 20 1971
53. Minnie BOHANNON / July 10 1890 / Aug 19 1967

CLAYTON (double stone)
54. Green Jefferson / Aug 2 1857 / June 4 1942 / (fs) GJC
55. Martha Holsenback / May 17 1856 / June 25 1930 / (fs) MHC

56. Joes. HARRIS / July 5 1853 / July 13 1935

HARRIS (double stone)
57. Viola CLAYTON / 1886-1981 / (fs) Mother
58. Joseph Anderson / 1884-1964 / (fs) Father

59. Lester Calvin CLAYTON / May 28 1925 / Jan 14 1974

60. James Ray BRAY / Aug 22 1924 / Dec 6 1959 / In loving memory

61. Charlie Jack BRANN / Dec 10 1915 / September 30 1986 / (fs) Charlie Jack BRANN / S Sgt US Army / World War II / Dec 10 1915 Sep 30 1986

62. BRANN / (fs) Baby BRANN / Feb 12 1918

BRANN (double stone) In God’s care
63. Avie K / Mar 4 1914 / Dec 20 1992 / (fs) Mama
64. Perry B Sr / Aug 24 1900 / Nov 24 1972 / (fs) Daddy

65. Cecil Ryland BRANN Jr / July 15 1954 / Aug 31 1974 / son of / Cecil & Francis BRANN / In God’s Care

OAKES (double stone) Elder- Gone but not forgotten
66. Mother / Roxie HINES / May 7 1874 / Sept 26 1953 / (fs) RHO
67. Father / Edward C / Apr 27 1872 / Mar 5 1944 / (fs) ECO

68. OAKES / Rhonda W / Jan 13 1907 / Mar 3 1960 / Gone but not / forgotten / (fs) Sister

OAKES (double stone)
69. Joseph / Oct 3 1908 / Aug 29 1964 / (fs) JO
70. Avis K / Feb 23 1912 / Mar 8 2002 / (fs) AKO

BOWES (double stone)
71. Robert A / Nov 26 1878 / July 24 1950
72. Bertha Cobb YOUNG / Dec 20 1902 / Sept 2 1989

73. George Byrd DAY / Cpl US Army / Korea / June 10 1930 Dec 18 1994

74. Alfred D DAY / Oct 15 1913 / June 25 1973

75. Danny Lee / DAY / Sept 30 1946 / June 3 1951 / At rest / (fs) (blank)

76. Infant son of / Robert and Mary / WADE / 1921 / (fs) (field stone)

77. Euell Guy DAY / Pfc US Army / World War II / Sep 6 1919 Sep 30 1990 / (fs) (field stone)

DAY (double stone)- Gone but not forgotten
78. Ester S / Mar 22 1890 / Sept 2 1948 / (fs) Mama
79. G Frank / Apr 17 1885 / Aug 15 1958 / (fs) Papa

80. Infant son of / GF & Ester / DAY / Died / April 27 1935

81. Infant son of / GF & Ester DAY / Aug 1916- Aug 1916 / Of such is the Kingdom / of God / (fs) D

82. Sarah T / Dau of / AD & Stella / SWANSON / Feb 26 1912 / Feb 12 1917 / Safe in the arms of / Jesus / (fs) STS

83. Stella Jane / SWANSON / July 15 1867 / July 25 1950 / Her star shines in / Heaven

84. A D SWANSON / Feb 23 1857 / May 5 1926 / To him we trust a / place is given / Among the saints with / Christ in Heaven / (fs) ADS

DAY (double stone)
85. Mildred Pryor / June 30 1918 / May 10 2005 / (fs) Mama
86. James Otis / Sept 25 1910 / June 5 1963 / (fs) Daddy

87. Christine OAKES / CAULDER / May 16 1925 / May 5 2003 / (fs) COC

SALLY (double stone)- Gone but not forgotten
88. Lex Darden / Aug 31 1891 / Feb 12 1947 / (fs) LDS
89.Bird OAKES / Apr 19 1897 / Jan 18 1976 / (fs) BOS

90. George A PURDY / Nov 23 1881 / Jan 31 1925 / My one is gone / but not forgotten / Entered in service / of the World War II June 3 1916 / Honorable discharge Apr 3 1919 / (fs) GAP / ( Stone off base)

HARRIS (double stone) Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection
91. Father( on very top of headstone) / John D / HARRIS / Aug 26 1844 / Sept 1 1932 / (fs) JDH
92. Mother( on very top of stone) / Elaine T / his wife / Sept 3 1846 / Apr 14 1926 / (fs) ETH

DAVIS (double stone)
93. Eva KENDRICK / Apr 13 1923 / Aug 28 1999 / (fs) Eva Marion DAVIS / Pfc US Army Air Force / World War II / Apr 13 1923 Aug 28 1999 / (fs) Mama / (Also has round metal medallion Dept of the Airforce on a stake)
94. Odell Jefferson / Mar 24 1923 / Dec 31 1989 / (fs) Odell J DAVIS / Pfc US Army / World War II / Mar 24 1923 Dec 31 1989 / Purple Heart & Olc / (fs) Daddy

95. James Daniel / BRIGGS / Nov 7 1927 / Apr 7 1929 / Our darling baby was / the sunshine in our / home / (fs) (broken)

96. G W HOLSOMBACK / Jan 28 1839 / June 8 1916 / Blessed are the dead / which die in the Lord / (fs) George W HOLSOMBACK / Pvt Co A 50 NC Inf / Civil War / Aug 28 1839 Jun 8 1916 / (fs) GWH

97. Martha Ann / wife of / G W HOLSOMBACK / July 2 1878 / Aug 23 1913 / Blessed are the pure / in heart for they shall / see God / (fs) MAH

98. Anderson FULCHER / Darre’s Co / 7 NC Sr Res / CSA

The graves listed below are in wrought iron section.

99. J Young THOMAS / Born / July 20 1844 / Died / Feb 16 1900 / Gone but not / forgotten / (fs) JYT / (This is a monument only 1 side has writing)

100. Susan Campbell / wife of / Jacob Y THOMAS / Jan 23 1845 / Jan 17 1884 / A tender mother and a faith- / ful friend / (fs) SCT

101. Micajab C / THOMAS / born / Oct 8 1808 / died / June 15 1863 / Blessed are the / dead which die / in the Lord / (fs) MCT

 

The graves listed below are in stone wall area.

102. Dr Samuel / Son of / Elijah & Susanna JACOBS / died / Aug 18 1855 / agd 27 ys & 9 m & 14 Ds / (fs) (blank)

103. Susanna / wife of / Elijah JACOBS / died / Aug 14 1842 / Agd 56 ys 1mo 28 ds / (fs) blank / (headstone has been broken and repaired)

104. Elijah JACOBS / died / Sept 15 1860 / aged / 70 ys 4m 26 ds / (fs) (blank)

The graves listed below are located front side of picnic shelter.

DAY (double stone)
105. Ollie C / Apr 22 1906 / Sept 24 1998 / (fs) OCD
106. Herbert C / Aug 8 1903 / May 20 1941 / (fs) HCD

107. Etta E / Dau of / OD & SJ DAY / Sept 8 1900 / Feb 8 1910 / In after time / we’ll meet her / (fs) EED

108. Eddie DAY / Sept 8 1900 / Aug 1 1916 / Asleep in Jesus / (fs) ED / (broken and repaired)

DAY (double stone)
109. Sarah Jane / Sept 17 1863 / Dec 9 1947 / (fs) SJD
110. Otho Demerritt / Jan 6 1861 / Sept 16 1916 / (fs) ODD

111. Claude Stephen / WARE Jr / Mar 8 1965 / July 6 2003 / Son Brother Daddy

112. George G LEA / Born May 16 1886 / Died Nov 1967 / (fs) 1886 1967 / George G LEA / (cement rectangle)

113. 1884 1931 / Charlie LEA / (cement rectangle)

114. 1859 1936 / Elizabeth LEA / (cement rectangle)

115. 1858 1922 / Jessie LEA / ( (cement rectangle)

116. 1890 1917 / Abney LEA /(cement rectangle)

117. 1900 1917 / Izzie K LEA / (cement rectangle)

118. Infant son / Claude Stephen Ware III / June 23 1997 / "Our little Angel"

119. James Stephen / WARE / 2000 2000 / (funeral home marker)

DUNCAN (double stone)
120. Collins L / June 6 1910 / Dec 28 2001
121. Viola BARTS / June 20 1911 / Sept 6 1989

SMITH (double stone)
122. Charlie SMITH / June 28 1890 / Sept 5 1962 / (fs) Father
123. Belva OAKES / his wife / Aug 6 1893 / June 17 1985 / (fs) Mother

124. Jonah OAKES / 1905 1993

OAKES (double stone)
125. Flaherty Hill / Jan 31 1903 / Sept 15 1981 / (fs) Daddy
126. Lottie BRANN / Jan 31 1905 / Nov 10 2001 / (fs) Mama

127. Clark Ricky BRANN / January 6, 1957 / June 21, 2006 / In Gods Care

There are also 9 graves marked by field stones.


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