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Mitchell Zion Church Burial Ground
Location: From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go west on Hancock St. which becomes Highway 49 and follow Highway 49 south for 10.4 miles from the Courthouse. Turn left on Kitchens Rd. Take Kitchens Rd to its end (3.7 miles). Turn left onto Union Hill Church Rd. There are two approaches to the cemetery: 1. Travel 0.3 mile on Union Hill to the cemetery on the left side of the road, or 2. Travel 0.5 mile and turn left into the church parking lot. A path is located at the far left corner of the church lot. Take this path about 100 yards to the cemetery. The cemetery lies on the side of a hill extending from the level of Union Hill Church Rd to the higher level of the church. Not all of the cemetery is viewable from the Union Hill Church Rd. level.

GPS coordinates: 32 57' 03.2" N 83 20' 40.3" W
or in degrees only form: 32.95089 N X 83.34453 W
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GMD: 322
Cemetery Status: Active
Predominant race: Black
List of Graves
Pers. No.NameBirthDeathInscription and NotesService
1Dorothy Mitchell Jun 20, 1956Feb 21, 1996   
2Henry L. Mitchell Nov 30, 1958Jun 2, 1994   
3Jessie Mitchell, Jr. Aug 6, 1929Jan 22, 1994   
4Marion Mitchell Apr 28, 1928Jan 16, 1993   
5Gladys P. Mitchell Jan 29, 1968Feb 10, 1992   
6    Unmarked adult slab.
 
 
7Anthony Moses May 9, 1897Feb 23, 1973  World War I
Pfc US Army

8    Unmarked adult slabs.
4 slabs
 
9Annie Hill Apr 16, 1918Dec 4, 1956   
10    Unmarked child slab.
 
 
11    Unmarked adult slab.
 
 
12Harriet C. Ables Jan 29, 1920Sep 4, 1998   
13Ruthie Jones Feb 27, 1904Feb 17, 1972   
14    Unmarked grave.
 
 
15William Curtis      
16Ezell Moore, Sr. Dec 11, 1912Oct 3, 1982   
17Jim Mitchell Apr 17, 1905Oct 18, 1977   
18Flemister Simmons May 1, 1953Nov 9, 1973   
19    Unmarked grave.
 
 
20Sidney Mitchell 19001968   
21    Unmarked graves.
4 graves
 
22Hattie Ebrans   age 86

 
 
23    Unmarked graves.
6 graves
 
24Buen Chance May 7, 1902Mar 25, 1903stone is barely legible  
25Mary L.B. White Apr 5, 1932May 26, 1978   
26Walter Bivins Jan 10, 1899Feb 20, 1982   
27Millie Mae Bivins Jan 18, 1904Jan 15, 1998   
28Lonnie Simmons Sep 10, 1910Oct 12, 1984   
29King S. Simmons Sep 13, 1950Apr 1, 2001wife: Delores - Mother, Children & Family

 
 
30Walter Bivins, Jr. Nov 25, 1925Aug 1, 1984   
31Rufus Bivins 1933May 11, 1964   
32Willie Lee Bivins Jan 5, 1941Apr 19, 1965   
33    Unmarked graves.
many, perhaps 30, graves
 
34John Willie Bowers Aug 15, 1915Nov 23, 1962  World War II
Fla. TEC5 US Army

35 Otis Simmons, Sr.  Oct 8, 1942May 22, 2004b. sunrise on birth date, d. sunset on death
date. "Let not your heart be troubled."
"Boy Dave"
 
36Annie L. Lloyd  Sep 7, 1974Stone displaced.  
37Robert L. Allen, Jr. Feb 20, 1956Dec 8, 1994grave is 150 from the rear of the church apart from the rest of the cemetery