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.

Bethlehem Methodist Church Cemetery   Susan Few Adams
Brown Cemetery   Nick Denley
Clear Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   Nick Denley
Goshen United Methodist Church Cemetery   Nick Denley
Horton Cemetery   Nick Denley
Leigh Cemetery (African American)   Helen Arnold
Moorse Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church Cemetery   Nick Denley
Mount Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery   Susan Few Adams
Oak Hill Cemetery Oak Hill Cemetery Tombstone Photos  
Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   Nick Denley
Pisgah (Few) Cemetery   Susan Few Adams
Preston Cemetery   Nick Denley
Scobey Cemetery   Nick Denley
Swearengen Cemetery   Helen Arnold
Tillatoba Cemetery (Africian American)   Helen Arnold
Tillman-Richardson Cemetery   Nick Denley
Townes Cemetery   Nick Denley
Union Cemetery   Nick Denley
Wayside Baptist Church Cemetery   Nick Denley
US Veterans Affairs - Grave Locator    

The following cemeteries are listed in the
US Geological Survey web site as being in Yalobusha 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 Yalobusha County:
  • Adams Cemetery (Velma)
  • Arimount Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Austin Cemetery (Water Valley West)
  • Bailey Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Benson Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Berry Cemetery (Water Valley West)
  • Bethel Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Bethlehem Cemetery (Velma)
  • Big Springs Cemetery (Water Valley West)
  • Brooms Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Brooms Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Brower Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Brown Cemetery (Water Valley East)
  • Brown Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Buntin Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Carr Cemeteries (Oakland)
  • Cedar Grove Cemetery (Velma)
  • Clear Springs Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Cook Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Dividing Ridge Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Duke Cemetery (Courtland)
  • Elam Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Elm Grove Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Fords Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Gilmore Cemetery (Velma)
  • Gimble Cemetery (Velma)
  • Goshen Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Green Goshen Cemetery (Velma)
  • Guess Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Hairston Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Hamblet Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Harbor Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Hardeman Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Harris Cemetery (Velma)
  • Haven Hill Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Hervey Cemetery (Velma)
  • Hopewell Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Hopewell Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Hubbard Cemetery (Shuford)
  • Humphreys Cemetery (Water Valley East)
  • Jackson Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Jehovah Cemetery (Scobey)
  • Johnson Cemeteries (Velma)
  • Jones Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Lesters Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Long Branch Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Macedonia Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Meggs Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Moore Cemetery (Water Valley West)
  • Mount Myra Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • New Hope Cemetery (Benwood)
  • Oak Ridge Cemetery (Water Valley East)
  • Palestine Cemetery (Water Valley East)
  • Parrish Henderson Cemetery (Oakland)
  • Pine Grove Cemetery (Gore Springs)
  • Pine Grove Cemetery (Tillatoba)
  • Pine Spring Cemetery (Water Valley West)
  • Piney Grove Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Pipkin Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Pleasant Grove Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Rocky Mount Cemetery (Velma)
  • Saint Andrews Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Salem Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Sardinia Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Sayles Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Scobey Cemetery (Scobey)
  • Shiloh Cemetery (Velma)
  • Spring Hill Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Stephons Cemetery (Kincaid)
  • Swearengen Cemetery (Coker Lake)
  • Sylva Rena Cemetery (Velma)
  • Tabernacle Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Union Cemetery (Tillatoba)
  • Union Hill Cemetery (Velma)
  • Walton Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Wilbourn Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Williams Cemetery (Coffeeville)
  • Wilson Cemetery (Pine Valley)
  • Wyatt Chapel Cemetery (Water Valley East)
  • Zion Grove Cemetery (Coker Lake)



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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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