NEW HOPE CEMETERY
Cemetery Work by Jeff Thomas  03/2004
DAWSON COUNTY, GEORGIA
New Hope Cemetery is in the northeast part of Dawson County.
It is on the east side of Bailey-Waters Road (County Road 225)
2.9 miles north of the intersection with State Road 136. It is also
0.6 miles south of Bailey-Waters Road's intersection with State Road 52.


LAST NAME FIRST NAME MIDDLE NAME BIRTH DATE DEATH DATE TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTION

Gooch Jimmy August 24, 1934 July 13, 1974
Gooch Lizzie February 27, 1905
Gooch Charlie J. May 11, 1902 March 07, 1959
Houston Esley J. September 26, 1908 August 17, 1942
Mincey Carrie G. December 18, 1878 June 20, 1951
Mincey J. O. October 26, 1873 March 12, 1954
Mincey Farris March 21, 1905 March 21, 1927
Mincey Rufus 1907 1954
Bailey Nellie July 20, 1899 March 03, 1961 "Sister"
Bailey Margaret M. January 23, 1867 April 20, 1915 "Wife of G.A. Bailey"
Parks A. P. "Porter" May 2, 1892 December 24, 1961
Parks Ila O. September 17, 1899 January 14, 1989
Waters Raymond L. October 30, 1902 March 07, 1983
Waters Mattie L. July 29, 1901 December 31, 1986
Harbin Marshall A. December 8, 1879 October 24, 1964
Harbin Mary Parks July 9, 1880 January 04, 1961
Harben Vertie Bell June 25, 1903 May 07, 1992 "Daughter"
Reece Milton U. September 28, 1900 August 24, 1973
Reece Ruby H. April 07, 1901 June 30, 1971
Harben Samuel B. 1875 1960 "Father"
Harben Sarah C. 1876 1935 "Mother"
Grogan Anice Parks May 26, 1905
Grogan Infant Son December 09, 1924 December 09, 1924
Grogan Homer N. July 24, 1902 February 08, 1987
Grogan Perry James September 15, 1843 November 22, 1923 Co. I, 52 GA Inf.., CSA
Grogan Minerva Jane October 13, 1861 August 18, 1948
Grogan Raymond Grady August 26, 1895 March 05, 1958
Grogan Lula Parks July 10, 1894 May 05, 1992
Parks Virgil March 10, 1860 February 19, 1931 "Father"
Parks Martha Jane July 25, 1861 May 01, 1961 "Mother"
Parks T. W. July 04, 1900 September 16, 1921
Parks Henry September 8, 1883 September 18, 1953 "Brother"
Harben Jessie B. Jamauary 24, 1876 May 24, 1946
Harben Balaam February 25, 1828 October 13, 1916 Co. H, 65th GA Inf., CSA
Harben Mahala M. July 8, 1841 November 10, 1915 "Wife of Balaam Harben"
Wehunt James Artis September 12, 1914 May 08, 1980 "PFC US Army World War II"
Gooch James V. August 9, 1885 November 28, 1924 "Father"
Gooch Ethel M. June 24, 1885 February 10, 1978 "Mother"
Lingerfelt Henry Grady March 28, 1911 April 12, 1963
Lingerfelt Amanda D. 1884 1953
Lingerfelt George R. 1884 1966 "Father"
Waters William Delton December 15, 1942 December 12, 1963
Waters Mynor N. 1910 1963
Waters Lula Chester 1912 1984
Chester Inell June 14, 1916 September 02, 1958 "Mother"
Chester S. Dennis July 08, 1942 December 13, 1961
Bailey John E. July 12, 1897 May 13, 1984 "Father"
Bailey Della K. February 17, 1898 August 28, 1960 "Mother"
Bailey Margaret Malissa Parks July 16, 1878 February 23, 1943
Bailey Guthrie Ansel April 25, 1865 March 20, 1949
Chester Robert 1940 1941
Chester Bennie 1945 1946
Chester Dairl 1952 1952
Chester Donald 1943 1943
Chester Mamie September 30, 1917 January 25, 1998 "Mother"
Cain Wyley Jefferson August 14, 1886 February 23, 1957 GA. Pvt., 157 Depot Brigade WW I, PH
Cain Maude E. June 3, 1895 June 18, 1976
Cain Murel March 29, 1922 June 17, 1922
Cain Silas April 14, 1893 April 06, 1927
Grogan Louisa February 26, 1854 October 18, 1920
Grogan Mournin J. April 2, 1847 May 26, 1916
Grogan Louvicy C. Jamuary 14, 1851 February 26, 1930
Wehunt Wm Co. I, 12th Tenn. Cav.
Cochran Martha J. September 10, 1850 January 12, 1910
Eades Lucinda December 22, 1822 January 28, 1899
Cochran F. M. July 26, 1826 August 05, 1917 "Father"
Cochran Elizabeth August 3, 1837 January 08, 1916 "Mother"
Cochran John July 20, 1850 February 15, 1921
Cochran Aurora September 18, 1875 November 24, 1923
Gooch Infant Infant Baby of James V. & Ethel M. Gooch
Gooch Gardie October 12, 1891 April 30, 1900 Son of W.H. & M.E. Gooch
Sheffield Cintha C. September 25, 1855 November 03, 1944
Gooch Missouri E. October 28, 1861 October 22, 1937
Gooch William H. January 1, 1859 July 10, 1905 "Masonic Symbol"
Gooch Raymond B. May 23, 1900 March 30, 1957
Foster W. Ervin June 3, 1878 January 20, 1963 "Father"
Foster Malinda R. June 18, 1886 July 15, 1954 "Mother"
Foster J. Arvel June 20, 1912 March 18, 1990 "Daddy"
Foster Lydia R. September 14, 1914 March 28, 1993 "Mama"
Clegg Patricia Grogan February 17, 1940 March 21, 1993
Clegg George Mark August 28, 1936
Bearden John D. July 06, 1909 May 07, 1984
Bearden Johnnie B. 1866 1926
Bearden Lura Holt 1870 1951
Bearden Don R. 1944 1946
Bearden Romer August 05, 1904 September 04, 1988
Fausett Mildred Louise November 16, 1923 November 17, 1923
Gillespie J. H. 1878 1913
Spriggs Infant August 19, 1921 "Infant of Mr. & Mrs. Grady Spriggs"
Spriggs Grady April 18, 1900 December 25, 1901 "Son of Mr. & Mrs. W.L. Spriggs"
Spriggs J. L. November 2, 1877 June 02, 1937 "Father"
Spriggs Flara L. January 29 1880 December 01, 1960 "Mother"
Cochran Andrew May 10, 1890 September 27, 1953
Bearden Colman November 10, 1876 February 18, 1897
Goss Andrew May 10, 1890 September 27, 1953
Parks Arie W. January 23, 1820 January 11, 1919 "Mother"
Parks Alfred February 1892 "Age about eighty years"
Parks Homer January 15, 1886 December 23, 1909 "Murdered Dec. 23, 1909"
Parks Louvaine July 04, 1919 April 24, 1921
Chester Ed April 25, 1882 March 01, 1902
Chester Amilda Bearden October 29, 1852 December 09, 1935
Chester B. J. February 7, 1857 April 5, 1899 "Masonic Symbol"
Thurmond Lissie Vera January 28, 1904 June 05, 1904 "Inf. Of V.A. & L.E. Thurmond"
Thurmond Loah T. August 18, 1906 January 02, 1919 "Dau. Of V.A. & L.E. Thurmond"
Thurmond Lula C. July 31, 1873 January 02, 1927
Thurmond Vance A. November 12, 1860 January 26, 1936
Fausett Rethell F. August 27, 1926 November 21, 1998 "Mother"
Fausett J. Homer May 29, 1891 May 12, 1976 "Father"
Fausett J. A. April 12, 1847 April 06, 1926 "Father"
Fausett S. C. January 27, 1854 November 14, 1945 "Mother"
Goss Charles T. 1884 1924
Goss Laura E. 1893 19-
Brookshire Laura 1893 1987
Reece Leonard February 1, 1889 October 22, 1942 "Father"
Reece Emily Arizona C. November 18, 1889 February 09, 1956 "Mother"
Bearden James May 10, 1835 September 17, 1909 "Our Father" Co. R, 65th GA Inf., CSA
Bearden Janey E. 1837 1919
Bearden Mary E. 1858 1937
Turner David Anthony 1947 1947
Turner Jean Annette 1959 1959
Bearden Juline L. Harben July 30, 1872 May 24, 1926
Bearden Franklin B. October 31, 1864 January 26, 1897
Bearden Nelson F. May 23, 1838 October 23, 1890 "Father"
Bearden Rachel Stone January 31, 1844 February 08, 1929 "Mother"
Bearden Elizabeth September 27, 1881 Consort of Capt. Roulaen Bearden; Age 82 yrs.
Reece Homer W. April 12, 1928 March 23, 1947
Goss Miles W. March 16, 1920 January 05, 1947 GA Staff Sgt., 1328 AAF Base Unit WW II
Reece Henry L. August 17, 1922 March 18, 1942
Reece Cena B. March 16, 1896 March 01, 1989
Reece Issac R. August 22, 1891 July 31, 1933
Goss James A. January 06, 1923 November 11, 1948 GA Pvt, 351 Inf., WW II
Fricks Frank June 13, 1883 May 23, 1922 "Father"
Bearden Boyd June 05, 1901 March 13, 1983
Bearden Cora 4-18-1908` April 11, 1965
Bearden John H. April 4, 1867 August 06, 1928
Bearden Malinda October 26, 1875 July 10, 1972
Bearden Gladys July 19, 1916
Bearden Homer December 5, 1899 August 12, 1906
Bearden Faney March 17, 1844 August 14, 1906 "Joined the church 1886"
Turner W. Johnson June 16, 1972 November 21, 1936 "Age 64yrs, 5 mos, 5 days"; "Father"
Turner Fannie E. September 29, 1869 September 23, 1931 "Age 61yrs, 11 mos, 23 days; "Mother"
Grogan James L. February 17, 1866 February 6, 1897
Grogan Homer S. May 2, 1894 December 1, 1895 "Son of James L. Grogan"
Brown John F February 22, 1827 July 29, 1914 Age 87 yrs, 5 mos, 6 days, "Co. C. 65th GA Inf. CSA
Brown Nancy A. March 19, 1839 November 29, 1889 Age 50 yrs, 8 mos, 10 days
Holtzclaw John H. October 29, 1971 July 24, 1947
Holtzclaw Walter Nathaniel December 19, 1889 January 15, 1953
Bearden Myrtle Gertrude October 19, 1884
Bearden William B. October 8, 1839 August 22, 1906 Co. F, 65th GA Inf, CSA
Bearden Mrs. William June 21, 1846 April 30, 1911
Mitchell Melva B. February 26, 1924 May 21, 1997
Berry Yvonne July 21, 1920 March 17, 1922
Berry John Odell June 11, 1916 August 25, 1975
Grogan Naomi March 23, 1897 October 15, 1898
Grogan Alfred C. December 3, 1844 January 18, 1917
Grogan Loucinda E. November 26, 1842 August 08, 1902 "She joined New Hope June 4, 1864 "Wife of Alfred Grogan"
Grogan S. R. November 3, 1867 July 27, 1902
Berry Leola Grogan September 27, 1895 February 08, 1978
Berry Wiley W. November 7, 1890 December 09, 1966
Goss Roy D. June 30, 1918 March 04, 1995 US Army WW II
Reece Floyd Leon September 15, 1936 May 23, 1945
Reece Boyd R. May 02, 1909 May 05, 1942
Reece Ellen Mae February 24, 1908 November 01, 1982
Goss Joan Elizabeth November 25, 1952 December 04, 1952
Cain R. F. "Co. A, 1st GA Cav. CSA
Chester W. Arvel June 10, 1921 October 29, 1987 "Father"
Chester Elsie B. November 30, 1926 August 05, 1985 "Mother"
Waters Stella May 21, 1888 November 06, 1953
Waters John G. May 18, 1861 April 08, 1912
Waters Mahala S. Harben December 26, 1866 December 06, 1943
Waters Arvel October 17, 1885 February 08, 1909
Harben James M. July 12, 1896 August 1, 1897 "Son of J.W. & R. Harben"
Harben Carl N. February 1, 1895 August 30, 1896 "Son of Mrs. S. B. Harben"
Wilder Mattie September 12, 1872 October 5, 1888
Holtzclaw Ethel Bunyan July 6, 1888 December 15, 1926
Holtzclaw Benjamin March 23, 1842 May 22, 1904 "Age 62 yrs, 2 mos"
Holtzclaw Mary B. September 20, 1850 May 01, 1929
Morton Morgan May 26, 1815 December 12, 1876 "Age 61 yrs, 7 mos, 17 days
Stover Mary Jane May 6, 1844 August 10, 1866 "Age 21 yrs, 10 mos, 2 days"
Cochran Caroline October 9, 1865 January 13, 1953
Grogan Clara July 12, 1873 February 12, 1947 "Mother"
Grogan John P. December 10, 1871 January 18, 1898
Corn Herchel V. March 27, 1865 January 30, 1897 " Married to Narcissis C. Grogan"
Corn John W. April 8, 1873 July 17, 1909
Cochran Samuel Loy December 31, 1902 December 31, 1902 "Son of Abram and Nancy Cochran"
Corn Jesse Rev. M. May 12, 1835 May 23, 1913
Corn Elizabeth February 24, 1839 December 10, 1909 "Age 70 yrs, 9 mos, 17 days"
Swafford Herman B. August 26, 1912 October 13, 1914
Swafford Grace August 27, 1917 August 27, 1917
Swafford Hugh December 21, 1883 September 09, 1959
Swafford Alice November 12, 1887 August 17, 1989
Greenway Argus` H. February 04, 1916 June 09, 1916 "Son of Thomas V. Greenway"
Harben Ina S. August 29, 1899 December 29, 1949
Harben Floyd January 7, 1897 May 25, 1920 "Son of Mr. & Mrs. S.B. Harben"
Harben Benjamin October 30, 1832 March 11, 1912 "Age 79 yrs, 4 mos, 1 day"; "Father" "Co H, 65th GA Inf CSA
Harben Susan Elizabeth Grogan August 25, 1832 September 25, 1900 "Age 66 yrs, 1 mo" "Mother" " Married 13 Dec 1855"
Gilleland Matilda Barbara Harben Novemeber 28, 1858 June 28, 1896 "Daughter of Ben & Susan Harben" "Wife Of Samuel W. Gilleland"
Gilleland Infant "Infant of Samuel W. & Matilda H. Gilleland"
Gilleland Infant "Infant of Samuel W. & Matilda H. Gilleland"
Gilleland Infant "Infant of Samuel W. & Matilda H. Gilleland"
Holtzclaw Alis November 8, 1877 June 1, 1894
Foster Kizzy July 3, 1886 October 1, 1887
Foster Adline April 3, 1848 September 21, 1887 "Age 39 yrs, 4 mos, 18 days"
Foster Sarah Dessy A. May 8, 1884 July 25, 1896 "Age 12"
Foster Kizzia January 26, 1812 December 2, 1859 "Aged 47 yrs, 10 mos, & 6 days Consort of James Foster"
Foster James March 17, 1860 "Aged 49 years"
Foster G. V. "Aged 30 years"
Foster Rosie 1845 1937
Foster M. J.
Foster Issac "Age 61"
Foster Lucinda R. October 4, 1851 May 24, 1899 "Wife of E.L. Foster"
Harben Ola Mattie Lou March 09, 1901 August 03, 1901 "Dau of M.G. & F.I. Harben; Age 4 mos., 25 days"
Matthews William N. September 22, 1861 February 7, 1897
Matthews J. L. August 17, 1901 September 21, 1906 "Son of J.B. & Sophia Matthews"
Matthews Sophia February 18, 1867 April 15, 1909
Fouts Carrie August 14, 1911 September 24, 1911 "Dau. Of B. & J.E. Fouts"
Edmundson Lee J. June 15, 1877 November 24, 1925 "Father"
Edmundson Laura April 26, 1882 January 09, 1948 "Mother"
Edmundson Ralph 1913 1967 "Brother"
Edmundson Roy Lee April 22, 1919 January 23, 1969
Edmundson Ethel M. August 24, 1906 December 25, 1993 "Sister"
Grogan Eva M. 1890 1915
Grogan Baby
Grogan Ada M. 1892 1917
Grogan Ella A. 1894 1896
Grogan Mattie M. 1865 1928
Grogan J. W. 1856 1925
Grogan Martha A. 1864 1886
Grogan Baby
Grogan Baby
Grogan Joseph March 7, 1812 June 8, 1889
Grogan Matilda Dilbeck June 26, 1816 October 6, 1882 "Wife of Joseph Grogan"
Harben Mary A. Grogan May 23, 1836 January 13, 1873 "Wife of Balaam Harben"
Harben Martha J. December 11, 1866 October 25, 1867
Harben Tyre B. December 22, 1874 December 26, 1874
Lingerfelt Willie August 04, 1918 August 18, 1961
Lingerfelt William Sherman July 31, 1869 June 27, 1871
Matthews James May 12, 1836 January 27, 1897 "Co H, 65th GA Infantry, CSA"
Matthews Sarah B. October 12, 1840 January 30, 1897
Matthews Grover C. October 14, 1884 April 30, 1887
Grogan Nancy M. April 16, 1846 February 18, 1891 "Wife of James Grogan"
Foster Jackson October 30, 1833 March 28, 1923 "Co. C, 5th Reg. Tenn Mounted Inf. US Army; Aged 89y 4m 28 d"
Foster Angaline December 11, 1841 June 06, 1910
Edmundson R. E. August 11, 1850 April 27, 1913
Edmundson Martha Jane June 19, 1856 May 02, 1938
Long Margrey May 9, 1852 February 06, 1946
Long Cooney June 1, 1844 May 31, 1918
Long Jason September 21, 1885 December 30, 1921
Grizzle Emma E. Long July 4, 1893 February 14, 1976
Cantrell Rosie Pence "Wife of Jim Cantrell"
Cantrell Jim "Age 74 years"
Cantrell W. L. January 22, 1943
Chester Clyde N. October 06, 1920 March 31, 1950
Harben James May 5, 1821 August 7, 1895
Harben Malinda December 13, 1823 February 5, 1898 "Age 75 years"
Harben Mary M. December 10, 1870 September 22, 1894
Harben Infant March 20, 1893 March 20, 1893 "Dau. Of T.J. & M.M. Harben"
Lyons Aunt Lucinda November 8, 1806 May 8, 1886
Talley Mary October 5, 1821 August 7, 1895 "Our Mother"
Parks Mary A. June 15, 1874 July 22, 1974
Parks Margaret L. September 1, 1854 June 24, 1874
Harben Barbara Burdine Mauldin November 21, 1873 "Wife of Nathaniel Harben"
Harben Nathaniel October 30, 1790 February 20, 1866
Harben John February 8, 1825 July 23, 1863 "Co. H. 65th GA Infantry, CSA"
Harben M. M. January 8, 1863 February 25, 1863
Harben J. H. June 26, 1851 June 28, 1851
Harben Mary L. November 5, 1856 September 3, 1857 "Infant daughter of Samuel Harben"
Harben Nathaniel W. March 29, 1830 July 24, 1862 "Co F, 3rd GA Vol. Cav., CSA"
Harben Martha J. March 23, 1840 September 26, 1891