MOUNT HOPE CEMETERY
Location: West of Deer Lodge, turn onto Nashville Ave. & travel app. .3 mile from town. The old section being on the right, the land having been previously donated by B. F. Hurst & Wm. J. Scott was officially decicated Aug. 10, 1894. The new section is on the left & was added in May 1954, the land being purchased from Thelam "Dutchie Harlan. There are 26 u/m graves in the old section. [Location info from cemetery book by Susie Kreis]


 

Headstone of John H. and Mary Lavender Byrd
Mt. Hope Cemetery, Deer Lodge, Old Section
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John Henry Byrd
 son of Vardeman Bird
bn. 16 Aug 1834 Deer Lodge, Morgan Co. TN
d. 15 Apr. 1907 Deer Lodge, Morgan Co. TN
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Mary Lavender Byrd
daughter of Daniel Simeon Lavender Jr. 
and 
Elizabeth Duncan
bn. 8 Jan 1848 Morgan Co. TN
d. 8 Sept 1922 Morgan Co. TN
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