Groves Family Cemetery

Duplin County, NC

Surveyed by Wanda GROVES Kohlmann

The following is a complete listing of the tombstones in the Groves Family Cemetery in Duplin County, NC.

Location: off Gold Pond Road, Magnolia, North Carolina: This cemetery is located on the old Joseph Bass GROVES property that is now owned by a dairy farm. The Groves family of Wilmington, North Carolina fenced in the area to keep the cattle out, and they clean and clear the area annually. In the spring the unmarked graves are surrounded by blooming daffodils.

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    GPS Coordinates:
    34.85467 N
    78.11184 W

    The epitaphs are as follows:

    Minnie Strickland Daughter of John and Amanda Strickland Jul ?? 1875 Oct 27 1881 G E Groves Mar 14 1886 Sep 16 1930 Martha May Groves Sep 4 1915 Jun 9 1917 Nancy E Joyner Wife of Geo E Groves Apr 15 1893 Jan 7 1927 Melrose Groves Infant son of G E & Nancy Groves Nov 20 1926 Dec 16 1926 J B Groves (Joe Bass Groves) Apr 5 1848 Jun 6 1913 There are several unmarked graves, four of which have metal stake markers and lightwood markers.

    Surveyed by Wanda GROVES Kohlmann

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