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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi - Cemeteries
Scroll on down the page to find the county cemeteries. If this website has helped you, please let us hear from you. Email
Military Cemeteries, database search
Find A Grave
Lowndes County Cemeteries
Monroe County Cemeteries
Noxubee County Cemeteries
List of Oktibbeha County Cemeteries with GPS Coordinates and general location.
Geographic Name Information Service
Oktibbeha Deaths from Obituaries, extracted by Mona Tomlinson, December 1, 2008.
African American Burial List provided by Lee-Sykes Funeral Home in Columbus, MS showing residents who died in Oktibbeha County, handled by this funeral home.
Below are some more African-American burials, gleaned by various sources, such as word of mouth, etc., given to us by Sam & Jane Bell Polk and Iris Castles and others. These are in Beat 5, Oktibbeha County.
Peterson Place Cemetery
Lawrence Place Cemetery
Lenora Reese Tabor Place Cemetery
Seitz Place Cemetery
St. Matthew Cemetery
Stiles Place Cemetery
True Vine Cemetery
Winston Place Cemetery
Miscellaneous Burials in Beat 5, not covered in above listings
Adaton Baptist Cemetery,
catalogued by Mona and Mary Tomlinson, May 25, 2006.
Adaton Methodist Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Associate Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery, Glenn Street, Starkville, MS, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson
Photos at Find a Grave
Bell School House Cemetery, photographed and submitted by C.L. Herrick, October 2004
Bell School House Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson, May 2006, with relationships added.
Bethesda Baptist Cemetery - (Submitted by C.L. Herrick)
Big Creek Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Boyd Family Cemetery, an African-American cemetery catalogued and submitted by Anita Boyd and Mona Tomlinson.
Center Grove Baptist Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Chigger Hill Cemetery, photographed by Terry Harpole, September, 2012.
Clear Springs Primative Baptist Church Cemetery, by Mona Tomlinson
Craig Springs Cemetery, visited on 03/16/2005 BY Mary & Mona Tomlinson
Crigler Cemetery, formerly called Halbert & Green Stallings
Cromwell Family Cemetery
Curtis Chapel Cemetery
Double Springs Baptist Cemetery, at one time called Chestnut Log Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Double Springs Methodist Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
East Sand Creek Cemetery, partial listing photographed and submitted by C. L. Herrick, October, 2004
Ebenezer Cemetery. This cemetery is being catalogued from obituaries. If you have a relative buried here, please let us know and we will add them to this listing.
First Baptist Church Cemetery
Harvey Cemetery, originally called Holbrook Cemetery
catalogued and submitted by Mona Tomlinson, July 2007.
Lost Church Cemetery
McClelland Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson October 2008.
Morgan Chapel, catalogued by Mona & Mary Tomlinson, July 21, 2006
Mt. Olivet Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
New Hope Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Odd Fellows African American Cemetery
Oktibbeha Memorial Park (Partial Listing), catalogued by Mona Tomlinson, August 2007
Oktibbeha Memorial Gardens, Page 1, Sept. 11, 1968 Cataloging
Old Chestnut Log Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson August 23, 2003.
Old Methodist or Whitefield Cemetery
Old Mayhew Mission Cemetery
Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Louisville Street, Starkville
Parrish Family Cemetery
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson, October, 2003.
Pritchard-Perkins Family Cemetery
Providence Cemetery, Maben, MS, partial by photos, submitted by Mary Davis, February 16, 2004.
Quinn Family Cemetery, Photographed by Becky Madruga
Russell Hill Cemetery, an African-American family cemetery, abandoned. Photos by Mary Whitaker Davis, August 2009.
Salem Baptist Cemetery - (Submitted by Clare Herrick)
Self Creek Baptist Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Sessums Cemetery Catalogued and submitted by Mona Tomlinson, October 12, 2004.
Shaw Family Cemetery
Spencer Family Cemetery
Spring Hill Cemetery, Choctaw County, (very near the county line) catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Spring Valley Cemetery, Mathiston, MS (Webster County, partial by photos, submitted by Mary Davis, February 16, 2004.
Stewart Family Cemetery
Sturgis Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Wake Forest Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson.
Webster Memorial Cemetery, catalogued by Mona Tomlinson March 25, 2004.
Webster Cemetery, in Winston County, MS, (county adjacent to Oktibbeha County), catalogued by Mona Tomlinson, June 2006.
Some Choctaw County Cemeteries, compiled by Mona Tomlinson from family records and obituaries.
More Churches and Cemeteries on the Sturgis, Miss. website created and maintained by Raquel Thiebes
Some Clay County Cemeteries. Parts of Clay County were in present day Oktibbeha County until 1871.
Old Pisgah Cemetery, which is now in Webster County.
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