C.F. Ward Cemetery
Lucedale, George County, Mississippi
Contributed by James Trussell, Dec 16, 2008, last edited Apr 01,
Total records = 2.
Take highway 98 East out of Lucedale, Mississippi. You will go
approximately 9 miles, you will see the large river bridge in front
of you, and just before you start up on the bridge there is a road
on your right. This is the Agricola/Latonia Road, take this right
hand turn and proceed .7 tenths of a mile. You will have just crossed
over a railroad track and then a small concrete bridge. When you
cross the bridge there is a dirt road on your left, turn onto this
You will have a locked gate across this road, and the key must
be obtained from the land owner. Once the gate has been opened
you will then stay on this dirt road for about 1.2 miles. The
cemetery is about 40 yards off the side of the main dirt road.
There is a partial fence left on two sides of what appears to
be a small family cemetery. The story has it that there were at
one time 7 graves in this cemetery.
I walked this cemetery on Dec 16, 2008, and the information was
taken from headstone and temporary grave markers. There is one
unmarked grave in this cemetery.
- James Trussell
Ward, Cornelius F, b. 08-02-1816, d. 01-26-1900, husband
of Mary A. Ward
Ward, Mary A, b. 04-05-1830, d. 08-30-1889, wife of Cornelius
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