Lisa's Cemetery Site
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New Providence Cemetery
Greene County, Mississippi


 
Traveling south on highway 63 from Leakesville, Mississippi, you will go south about 5 miles and cross under the new
Highway 63 By-Pass. Just as you pass this intersection there will be a saw mill on your right and across from this saw mill is
New Providence
Cemetery
. The cemetery is located on one of the highest points in this area, overlooking many acres of timberland.
There is a chain link fence surrounding the cemetery and it is in good condition. There are several unmarked graves  in the cemetery.
The cemetery belongs to New Providence Church and is maintained by the members of the church as well as family members of those buried here.
The cemetery was walked by Jimmy Trussell, carverofwood1260@wmconnect.com on April13th, 2007
and all information gathered was taken from headstone inscriptions and temporary grave markers.

 

Norwood, Nancy; b. unknown, d. unknown

Murphy, Margretta; b. 10-18-1897, d. 12-29-1979, "Beloved Mother"

Johnson, Michael; b. ??-??-1968, d. ??-??-1997

Chambers, Essie; b. 01-27-1916, d. 01-18-1997

Johnson, James M. (Sr.); b. 10-08-1939, d. 01-19-2004

Johnson, Hazel W; b. 11-21-1934, d. 07-08-2006

Thomas, Jessie; b. ??-??-1935, d. ??-??-1998

McCann, Diana; b. ??-??-1950, d. ??-??-1996

Grice, Floyd; b. 03-05-1924, d. 12-02-2003, US Army WW-2

McCann, Annette; b. 05-03-1933, d. 01-30-2006

Thomas, Margie; b. 06-08-1947, d. 09-03-2006

Washington, George; b. 06-19-1954, d. 03-04-1992

Washington,  unreadable; b. 03-15-1920, d. 06-17-1988

Peters, Rev. H.B; b. 05-27-1915, d. 07-20-2002

Peters, Annie Drucilla; b. 06-14-1922, d. 02-24-2002

Peters, Willie B; b. 01-08-1944, d. 05-06-1999

Campbell, Emma L; b. ??-??-1906, d. ??-??-2000

Thomas, Maxine; b. ??-??-1941, d. unknown

McCann, Decalos; b. 09-16-1975, d. 09-04-1994

Jenkens, Homer L; b. ??-??-1950, d. ??-??-2002

Williams, Hazel; b. ??-??-1915, d. unknown

Hudson, John; b. 09-28-1923, d. unknown, PVT. 65th Pioneer Inf..

Sowell, Savannah Miracle; b. 08-31-1999, d. 09-01-1999

Sowell, Rev. Nolan Dwayne; b. 08-29-1955, d. 04-29-1989, "Skip"

Benn, Arthurine (Sowell); b. 10-26-1956, d. 06-03-1985, "MEME"

Packer, Jessie; b. 09-14-1919, d. 01-10-1998, US Army WW-2

Packer, Freddie L; b. 10-23-1946, d. 02-01-2003, SP4 US Army Viet Nam

Covington, Reuben; b. 03-19-1918, d. 06-30-1998

Taylor, Viola; b. 03-11-1924, d. 02-21-2003

Taylor, Nathaniel (Sr.); b. 08-10-1922, d. 08-11-2001, PVT. US Army WW-2

Sowell, George W; b. 08-30-1873, d. 05-27-1953

Sowell, Mary; b. 09-07-1881, d. 01-23-1923

Sowell, Vinarah; b. 05-14-1906, d. 01-25-1923

Sowell, Farmy; b. 09-06-1902, d. 09-19-1946

Moody, Roy; b. 06-15-1912, d. 12-11-1974

Lewis, Lula; b. ??-??-1876, d 04-23-1951

Parker, Lolar; b. 03-03-1886, d. 12-23-1980

Parker, Fred; b. 09-03-1881, d. 02-12-1975

Norwood, Pearlie; b.??-??-1896, d. ??-??-1981

English, Ella (Thomas); b. 05-30-1950, d. 02-22-1995

Smith, Jack; b. 09-05-1923, d. 12-14-1998, US Army WW-2

Smith, Lillie Mae; b. 12-17-1925, d. 09-01-2005

Shoemaker, Janice; b. 06-30-1954, d. 04-22-2006

Taylor, Vickie; b. 10-29-1954, d. 03-29-2006

Covan, Joyce J; b. 05-10-1949, d. 08-29-1997

Wiley, Manuel; b. 05-26-1926, d. 01-09-1998

Powe, Treneice Marie; b. 12-05-1973, d. 12-12-1985

Washington, Marie; b. 05-13-????, d. ??-??-1960

Wiley, B.L; b. 09-06-1912, d. ??-??-1958

Wiley, Jim; b. 04-21-1913, d. unknown

Powe, Carl J; b. unknown, d. unknown

Wiley, Lonnie B; b. 09-06-1936, d. 12-05-1981

Wiley, Jessie; b. 05-18-1928, d. 11-25-1967, CPL. Co. "C" 91st Engineers  Korea

Wiley, Bertha (Hudson); b. 06-02-1893, d. 06-20-1973

Marsh, Pearlean; b. 08-04-1899, d. 12-16-1979, "Psalm 23"

Powe, Carl W; b. 07-04-1919, d. 02-25-1989

Powe, Melinda Beatrice (Wiley); b. 01-12-1917, d. 11-04-2002

Patton, Leroy (Jr.); b. 07-19-1918, d. 03-29-1956, PFC 924th AB SCTY BN AAF  WW-2

Shomake, Alma L; b. 02-28-1931, d. 07-07-1980

McLemore, Christian Leon; b. Unknown, d. 12-26-1971

Campbell, Menia; b. 10-04-1980, d. unknown

Montgomery, Ernest M; b. 03-17-1907, d. 08-11-1993

Montgomery, Para Lee W; b. 07-26-1912, d. 07-27-1987

Turner, Margaret W; b. 04-25-1890, d. 08-27-1960

Packer, Willie Pearl; b. 09-15-1927, d. 07-18-2007




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