Chestnut Ridge Cemeteries

Current Cemetery Project:
Harkins Cemetery & King Cemetery
both located in Lincoln County
To make a donation to support the current above projects (January-March 2018)
Make checks payable to: Chestnut Ridge Cousins and mail to: Chestnut Ridge Cousins
c/o Bobby Prosser, 1017 Wildcat Road, Dickson, TN   37055    
Your donation will support the following restoration work on the Harkins and King Cemeteries:

Grave fill dirt
Gravestone Repair
Tree Cutting and Removal
Removal of Brush
Fencing Materials for the King Cemetery
Chainsaw and Wheel Barrows

Endangered TN Cemeteries       Cemetery Forum      Saving TN Cemeteries
Current TN Cemetery Law

Here is a partial list of Cemeteries that need attention. They are going to be lost within a few years if we do not get started on saving them.    If you want to volunteer to assist with cemetery preservation contact Bobby Prosser.

Brents Cemetery - [Marshall County] About 1 to 1 1/2 miles east of Talley Station

Brooks Cemetery - [Marshall County] About 1 mile west of the Talley Station Community, on Fishing
Ford Rd.

Cornelius Sullivan Cemetery - [Lincoln County] I am still trying to locate it. I think I know where it is. I
believe that it is in a wooded field north of where the waters of Gimlett Creek start, within the same area of the
Howell Johnston Cemetery.

Greer Cemetery - [Lincoln County] Two 1/2miles E of Petersburg and N of Petersburg-Chestnut ridge Rd. and W of Hannahs Gap Rd.

Harkins Cemetery - [Lincoln County] It is adjoining the King Cemetery.

Howell Johnston Cemetery - [Lincoln County] It is off of Waggoner Hill Rd. west of Booneville, would
like to locate and reclaim.

King Cemetery - [Lincoln County] Located on Petersburg Rd. about 1 to 1 1/2 miles on left as you descend
from The Ridge.

Luna Cemetery - [Marshall County] This is where old Peter Luna is buried a couple miles southwest of the
Talley Station Community on Fishing Ford Rd.

McAdams Cemetery - [Marshall County] There is a sad story behind the loss of this cemetery.  Sherry and I have discussed it and it needs to be marked.

Mt. Hermon Cemetery -[Bedford County] Location map

Nichols Cemetery-[Lincoln County] This is located on the WELSH farm on Hannah Gap Road.

Phillips Cemetery- [Lincoln County] This is located on the Ridge on the CURRIN farm 1/4 mile past the old Chestnut Ridge store.

Porter Cemetery - [Marshall County] Off of Liberty Valley Rd. on Arbor Hill RD.

Prosser Cemetery - [Moore County] On top of 'The Ridge", I have done some work there but more is

Prosser Cemetery - [Moore County] In Bartlett Hollow, although this cemetery has been destroyed, I
wished we could get it marked in someway.

Russell Cemetery - [Bedford County] This is where William Madison Russell is buried. Cemetery books
refer to it being in the Richmond Community, but it is more in the Bedford Community.

Sandifer Cemetery - [Marshall County] Off of Liberty Valley Rd. on Arbor Hill Rd.

Shull Cemetery- [Lincoln County] located Three and one-half miles south of Belleville
on west side of Highway 231 at Norris Creek.

Stone Cemetery - [Lincoln County] About 2 to 3 miles east of Highway 231, where Mark Prosser and his
wife Jane Leftwich are buried.

Talley Cemetery-[Marshall County] Route 129, Delina Road, Petersburg