Brace (Baldwin) Cemetery

Location: North of Brace and on the right side of the road after crossing the railroad. this cemetery was originally stated as a Baldwin family burial ground, but later was used as a public graveyard. The Baldwin’s owned this land and laid out the town of Brace.

(Spelling as in book. Always check for different spellings of name)

Aldridge, Stanley Sept., 2, 1914 - 12 28-1932

Aldridge, Carl 2-14-1916 - 10-6-1934

Aldridge, Docia 8-12-1861 - 4-6-1949

Aldridge, Grover C. 2-11-1885 - 8-16-1953 same stone below

Aldridge, Ira B. 2-10-1893

(grave next to above with fieldstones )

Baldwin, J. A. 7-13-1875 - 10-28-1939 same stone with next two

Baldwin, Pearl ,Dau. Hezekiah& Sarah Jones 8-12-1880 - 11-19-1966

Baldwin, Clyde A. son J.A. & Pearl 8-26-1907 5-17-1908

2 graves marked with fieldstones next to above

Baldwin, Abel 11-10-1839 - 1-8-1922 Father

Baldwin, Estelle wife of Abel 10-24-1848 - 2-4-1914

Ballentine, Jerry w. 1864 - 1934 ) one

Ballentine, Alice O. 1861 - 1940) Stone

Ballentine, Daniel Stewart, d. 2-23-1966 75 yrs. old, son of J.W & Alice Stewart

Barnett, Ernest F. 7-14-1903 - 8-2-1944

Barnett, Alice r. 8-5-1915 one stone with above

Barnett, Martin 8-3-1873 - father

Barnett, Ota, 2-13-1879 - 3-5-1949 mother one stone with above

Benefield, Thomas M.d.8-21-1948 2y, ?m, ?d

Benefield, Rlaine Fay d. July?

1 illegible temporary marker next to the two above

Benefield, Bertha Lois 9-5-1936 - 9-5-1936

Brannon, Sam P. 4-9-1859 - 9-5-1936

Brannon, M. T. (Tennie) 1-3-1863 - 2-23-1918 one stone with above

Cagle, William J. 10-11-1847 - 1-7-1927 “A Kind Father”

Cockerill, E.J. Co. C 12th TN Cav CSA 11-11-1837 - 6-6-1940

Cockerell, Frank B. 5-7-1893 - 11-16-1965

Cockerell, Robbie E. 5-7-1899 - no date (One stone with above)

Cockerell, Patricia Ann d 2-2-1965 2 mos

Cockerell, Jimmy d 3-9-1954 - 1y, o m, 19d

Cobb, or (Corb, Mary Lucinda d 1 -22-1953 (or 1958) 101 yrs, 1m, 14d

3 graves between above and King with illegible temp. markers

Crane, Watson 1895-1958

Crane, Annie L. 1896- blank ,one stone with above

Crane, Austen Dale 3-2-1935 - 3-18-1935

Crane, William R. 1896 - blank,

Crane, Bessie L. 1909 - 1950 one stone with above

Dye, D.C. 2-13-1865 - 1-16-1951

Dye, M.E. 2-19-1868 - 4-13-1955 one stone with above

Dye, John 9-19-1875 - 6-25-1955

Dye, Janie 9-18-1874 - 6-5-1860 one stone with above

Dye, Lloyd T., son of Ira V & S.F. 6-1-1932 - 8-4-1932

Dye, Ellison, hus of Vera d 5-2-1967 age 63

Fisher, Allen H. TN Cpl 759 Field Artillary Bn WWII PH 11-10-1919 - 11-29-1959

Gilbreath, John B. 12-25-1860 - 4-3-1949

Goff, William H. 2-21-1841 - 7-8-1919

Goff, Hannah E. 6-5-1843 - 1-28-1916 one stone with above

Goff, Ott O 5-4-1916 - 8-21-1918

3 unmarked grave next to above

Goff, Horatio, hus of Ursula Keeton, d 5-10-1967 age 84

Gowen, John Eric son of R.F. & L.P. 9-21-1926 9-8-1934

One fieldstone marked grave next to above

Gray, B.F. 3-1-1865 11-4-1933

Hannah, Marie 12-24-1922 7-2-1941

Herald. Ola Mae d 10-14-19?? 24y, 7mos, 15 d

4 fieldstone marked graves next to above I marked “angle-saxon

Hill, W.W. 7-17-1869 11-21-1941

Hill, Jane 2-8-1873 9-19-1949 one stone with above

Hill, Allen Reid 2-17-1917 1-19-1919

Holland, Edgar 1894

Holland Zeldia 1894 1965 one stone with above

Hyde, W.H. 1889 1947

Hyde, Maude no dates on stone with above

Hyde, Loyd son of Maud & W.H. 4-1-1916 11-20-1922

Hyde, William H. III 2-14-1952 2-21-1952

Hyde, Denese M. 3-18-1953 3-25-1953

Hyde, Max son of Harley d 2-8-1967 age 56

Jaco, Clessie T. 1-17-193

Jaco, Willie Mae 1-22-1917 6-8-1957 same stone as above

Jones, Eula B. 9-29-1904 10-16-1942

One fieldstone grave next to above

King, Wash 1889 1948

King, Winnie E. 1895 19 blank one stone as above

King, Charles Loyde son C.W. & W.E. 12-18-1933 11-22-1934

King, Ida 12-10-1875 11-13-1962

Lester, Emily wife George 10-30-1891 8-30-1930

Martin, Regina Charline inf dau of Marvin & Bernice 7-23-1962

McClelland, Brian Keith d 10-4-1965 0 y, 0 m, 0 d

McPherson, L.M. 4-5-1848 7-6-1927

McPherson, Eliza Ann, wife of L.M. 8-18-1850 1-29-1922

McPherson, Wallace F. 4-7-1872 grave there no date

McPhearson, Orville C. 2-2-1872 8-9-1940 one stone with above

McPhearson, James Monroe 4-5-1899 6-30-1930

McPherson, Charles 7-10-1875 10-11-1944

4 fieldstone graves next to above

Morehead, Lotus W. 1876 9-30-1962 Spanish American War

Morehead, Myrtle 1886 1953 one stone with above

Morehead, Oliver H. 1852 1845 Spanish American War

Moore, Katherine 10-2-1945 10-2-1945

Moore, J.O. 4-21-1880 -10-11-1945

Moore, Lucy, wife of J.O. 6-20-1872 7-12-19301 unmarked grave next to above

Moore, William O. 11-18-1918

Moore, Vernice 7-12-1920 2-2-1963 one stone with above

2 fieldstone graves next to above

Moore, P.C. 2-8-1850 1-2-1939

Moore, Qumi Elizabeth wife P.C. 5-10-1855 11-19-1933

Roberta - Alberta 5-8-1941 Our Baby

Moore, Arean dau of J.L. & H.E. 6-19-1924 11-13-1928

1 unmarked grave next to above

O’Guin, J. S. 1870 1947

Rawdon, J.W. 11-1-1878 9-23-1963

Rawdon, Martha Louise 6-17-1883 9-24-1961

Rawdon, Ruby Jean 1-22-1939 10-4-1939

Rawdon, Tallmadge b & d 10-24-1945

Rawdon, William Whitfield d 7-26-1960 age 49

Reeves, L.E. 12-1-1873 6-17-1963

Reeves, F.A. 1-15-1869 11-23-1944 one stone with above

Reeves, Lila Estelle d 6-17-1963 89 y, 6 m, 16d

1 unmarked grave next to above

Reeves, Mrs. Tommy d 9-1-1966 74 y, dau of Arthur & Lizzie Lindsey Ashburn

Richards, Alice Louise d 11-21-1963 85 y, 7 m, 17 d

Richards, Charles Franklin d 1-21-1967 age 90

Simmons, Bertha Mae 10-7-1901 9-3-1957

Smith, W.E. d 4-23-1950 69 d, 10 m, 26 d

Smith, Mattie wife W.E. 8-10-1879 6-25-1931

Stephenson, David A. 6-4-1883 1-10-1942

Strickland, Arthur M. 2-14-1889 7-22-1932

Thompson, W.W. 5-5-1887 4-17-1939

Thompsom, Mrs. Nancy Speegle d 1-4-1967 age 81

Walker, S. V. 1890

Walker, Etta T. 1896 1958 one stone with above

Walker, Ava 4-11-1929 4-24-1929

Walker, Andrew Jackson, 1-12-1892 10-26-1964

Walker, Kathleen H. 11-23-1923 11-20-1959

Washburn, William Henry 1853 1932

Washburn, Martha Frances 1860 1951

Washburn, James Leroy 1881 1927

Washburn, Ralph 1891 1951

Wildman, Benjamin Franklin 1-8-1854 12-19-1926

Wildman, Susan E. 3-15-1882 12-18-1939 one stone with above

Wildman, Patsey Janette 6-9-1941 6-17-1941

Wildman, Sybil J. dau V.L. and J.D. b & d 5-26-1930

1 brick marker infant grave next to above

Williams, Inf son of Mr. &. Mrs. F.C. 10-29-1926 10-31-1936

William, Inf son of Mr. & Mrs. F.C. 12-27-1929 12-28-1929

1 brick marked grave next to above

Williams, M.J. 9-10-1867 1-26-1922

Williams, Ella 7-2-1859 8-22-1930

Williams, L.P, 3-24-1861 5-15-1940

Williams, John Walter, Pvt US CO B 18th Inf WW I 6-22-1890 3-13-1956

???, Mrs. Lorian d 3-29- ?? Age ??

Listed By: Irene Alexander & Carrie H. Gresham Feb. 21, 1966

Source: Cemetery records from "At Rest" Cemetery Records of Lawrence County
(Compiled by: The Old Cemetery Society of Law. Co., TN)

Contributed by: Reita Jones Burress  June 16, 2007