Hopewell Baptist Cemetery
Lake City, Columbia County, Florida
Lat: 30° 05' 55"N, Lon: 082° 34' 44"W
Take U.S. Hwy. 441 North from Lake City, FL to State Rd 6 (about 15miles) Turn West from U.S. 441 on to State Rd. 6. Go West about 5miles to Hopewell Cemetery Rd (On North Side of Hwy) Go North on Hopewell Cemetery Rd. about 2miles. Cemetery and Church on West side of Rd.
One of the oldest cemeteries in this area. Land for church and cemetery provided by the Joyner family. Founder was Reverend James Eubanks, Rural Baptist Preacher. The old church is the original wood frame building constructed from local residents of the area. Services once or twice yearly.
This is not a complete listing of all of the burials in this cemetery. The records below were provided by contributors to Interment.net. Last edited Aug 23, 2008. Total records = 6.
- [HB] Howard R. Buckles, Jr. [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Joyner, John C., b. 10-29-1863, d. 9-1-1938, s/o Augustus P. and Eveline T. Joyner, [HB]
Mills, Charity, b. 4-5-1872, d. 1-14-1910, w/o John C. Joyner, d/o James Harrison Mills, [HB]
Mills, James Harrison, b. 1861, d. 1938, s/o Shadrach M. Mills, [HB]
Mills, Mary Ballard, b. 1883, d. 1966, d/o John C. Joyner, w/o James Harrison Mills, [HB]
Mills, Polly S., b. 1828, d. 1907, w/o Shadrach M. Mills, [HB]
Mills, Shadrach M., b. 3-26-1816, d. 10-21-1891, Florida Pvt in Capt Johnson's Co. Indian Wars, [HB]
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